Aug. 17 The MMA Report feat. Stephen Espinoza, VP & GM of Showtime Sports

John Pollock / August 17, 2017 - 5:44pm

May 18 The MMA Report feat. Misha Cirkunov, Cody Saftic & UFC Presser Review

 

 

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Featuring:

0:33John Pollock discusses the Nevada Athletic Commission’s vote to allow Floyd Mayweather, Jr. & Conor McGregor to box using 8-ounce gloves, the role of the commission, fights being made for UFC 216 in October & more.

13:14 – Fight Network’s Cody Saftic is on the show to chat Mayweather vs. McGregor with 8-ounce gloves and the NAC’s decision process, Tony Ferguson vs. Kevin Lee for an interim title, Bellator signs Frank Mir and more.

45:23 – Showtime Sports Vice President & General Manager Stephen Espinoza joins the show to chat the negotiations behind Mayweather vs. McGregor, the UFC’s initial stance on the fight, what changed their mind, the removal of Ariel Helwani from the press tour coverage, the logistics if President Donald Trump were to attend the fight, working with Conor McGregor in the future & more.

Full Interview with Espinoza:

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