The Parting Shot Podcast – Episode 71: Mike Richman, Richard Hunter

September 22nd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 71, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Bellator 126 fighter Mike Richman, to talk about his fight against Ed West this Friday. Then MMA broadcaster Richard Hunter joins us to talk about his career and covering UFC 178 next weekend. The Big Three 1)   Mark Hunt knocks out Roy Nelson. How close…

September 14th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 70, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Fight Network host Robin Black to talk about his upcoming fight at KOTC: Madness on September 19th. Then middleweight fighter Brian “The Professional Predator” Rogers joins the show to talk about his co-main event fight at Bellator 125 on Friday. Finally Bryan Levick, head of public…

September 7th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 69, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Canadian strawweight & TUF 20 competitor Randa Markos to the show to talk all about her experience on The Ultimate Fighter. Then Survivor Fighting Alliance President Scott Cutbirth joins the podcast to talk about his upcoming event on September 20th. The Big Three 1) Bigger disappointment at…

August 31st, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 68, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome The MMA Report‘s Jason Floyd to talk all things Bellator MMA. Then MMA referee & judge Brian Beauchamp & Dale Kliparchuk join to talk about the unified rules in MMA. The Big Three 1) TJ Dillashaw successfully retains the 135lb title. What next for him &…

August 24th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 67, Adam is back from his 3-week vacation! So he and myself (@LynchOnSports) welcome MFC bantamweight champion Anthony Birchack who makes his UFC debut this Saturday against Joe Soto at UFC 177. In addition we’re joined by Carlin Bardsley again who breaks down the Big Three & The Parting Shot with us tonight. The…

August 18th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 66 myself (@LynchOnSports) & guest host Carlin Bardsley (@CarlinBardsley) welcome WSOF 14 headliner Ryan Ford to the show to talk about his upcoming fight with Jake Shields. Then UFC 177 co-headliner Danny “Last Call” Castillo joins the show to talk about his bout with Tony Ferguson. The Big Three w/special guest host Carlin Bardsley…

August 10th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 65 myself (@LynchOnSports) & guest host Carlin Bardsley (@CarlinBardsley) welcome Titan FC featherweight Lloyd Woodard to talk about his upcoming fight against Kurt Holobaugh at Titan FC 29. Then Titan FC welterweight Bristol Marunde joins us to talk about his Titan FC 29 fight against Micah Miller. The Big Three  1) Jon Jones & Daniel…

August 3rd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 64, Adam is away on vacation so myself (@LynchOnSports) is riding solo however I brought in two great guests. First Lance Fischel, co-host of The MMA Analysis podcast here on MMA Oddsbreaker joins the show to talk about MMA betting. After MMASucka.com owner Jeremy Brand stops by to talk all about what it’s like…

July 28th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 63 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome MMA strength and conditioning coach Dan Sammit who recaps all the action from last night’s UFC on FOX 12 card.   The Big Three  1) With his win at UFC on FOX 12, can Robbie Lawler defeat Johny Hendricks in a rematch? 2) Anthony Johnson makes quick work of…

July 21st, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 62 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome MMA journalist Chamatkar Sandhu who joins us from Ireland to recap UFC Fight Night 46. Also we talk to RFA fighter Maureen Riordon ahead of her professional MMA debut at RFA 16 on July 25th.   The Big Three  1) Donald Cerrone knocks out Jim Miller at UFN45. What’s next…

July 13th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 61 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC Light Heavyweight Vinny Magalhaes who joins us to talk about his upcoming title fight against Jason Brilz. Then King of the Cage Canada’s Marc-Andre Drolet joins us to discuss his upcoming event in September.   The Big Three  1)  UFC 176 is cancelled, fighters are moved to other…

July 6th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 60 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome back MMA journalist and host Carlin Bardsley (@CarlinBardsley) to recap last night’s spectacular UFC 175 event.   The Big Three (with Carlin Bardsley)  1) Chris Weidman & Ronda Rousey were both victorious. What’s next for them? 2) With his recent setback at UFC 175, should Stefan Struve retire? 3)…

June 30th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 59 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) are joined by Fansided MMA journalist Alex Schilnsky to recap the two UFC Saturday events (UFC Fight Night 43/44). In addition we have an exclusive interview with newly signed UFC middleweight Sam Alvey, who talks about making his promotional debut at UFC Fight Night 47.   The Big Three (with…

June 22nd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 58 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) are joined by UFC lightweight John Makdessi to talk all about the state of MMA  judging, his next fight and training at ATT. Plus James and Adam recap WSOF 10 and discuss Adam’s first amateur muay-thai fight which took place yesterday.   The Big Three  1) Adam’s muay Thai fight took…

June 16th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 57 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) are joined by Pat Cwiklinski of The Province (@PatCwiklinski)  to recap all the action from last nights UFC 174 event in Vancouver.   The Big Three with guest Pat Cwiklinski  1) Demetrious Johnson defends his title against Ali Bagautinov. Fans walked out during the fight. Who do you blame? 2) Rory…

June 9th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 56 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome back the baddest radio host on the planet, Mitch Ciccarelli (@MitchCiccarelli)  to the show to recap all the action from last nights UFC Fight Night 42 event.   The Big Three with guest Mitch Ciccarelli 1) Benson Henderson defeats Ruslan Khabilov. Thoughts on his performance and what’s next…

June 5th, 2014
James Lynch

The UFC back again this Saturday for UFC Fight Night 42. Brad is on vacation, so in keeping with Canadian content, James Lynch (@LynchOnSports) and Adam Martin (@MMAdamMartin) the co-hosts from  The Parting Shot Podcast join the show. Listen as Lance, Jay, James and Adam break down fights, give out their picks and bets for Saturdays…

June 1st, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 55 myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome back the man, the myth, the legend @FrontRowBrian to the show to talk all about Wanderlei Silva’s removal from UFC 175 and his thoughts on the double UFC events on Saturday.   The Big Three 1) Stipe Miocic makes defeats Fabio Maldonado. What’s next for both fighters? 2) Gegard Mousasi…

May 25th, 2014
James Lynch

On our 1-year year anniversary show, myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome TSN- Off The Record producer Aaron Bronsteter (@aarbron) to recap all the action from UFC 173 last night in Las Vegas. The Big Three 1) TJ Dillashaw defeats Renan Barao to win 135lb title. How big of an upset was this and what’s next for Dillashaw?…

May 19th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 53 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome The MMA Report’s Jason Floyd (@Jason_Floyd) to recap Bellator’s first pay-per view from Mississippi, as he was there covering the event this past weekend. The Big Three 1) Rampage beats King Mo by controversial decision in the main event of Bellator 120. How…

May 11th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 52 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome MMA referee and judge Brian Beauchamp (@BeauchampMMA) who was officiating at Bellator 119 on Friday night. Speaking of Bellator 119, we caught up with CEO & Chairman Bjorn Rebney (@BjornRebney) and a victorious John Alessio (@johnalessio79) who defeated Eric Wisley in a catchweight bout….

May 4th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 51 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome National Post boxing reporter Rory Barrs (@rorybarrs) to recap all the action from last night’s Mayweather Jr. vs. Maidana boxing fight. The Big Three 1) Joe Warren wins interim Bellator 135lb title. Did he show enough that he could defeat Eduardo Dantas? 2) Bibiano…

May 1st, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 50 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome newly signed Titan FC 170lb fighter Ben “Killa B” Saunders (@bensaundersMMA) to talk about  Bellator, Titan FC & Street Fighter II. Then referee and judge Brian Beauchamp joins the show again to talk about his upcoming assignments and gives us clarification on the…

April 20th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 49 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Bloody Elbow’s Karim Zidan (@ZidanSports) to recap all the action this week in combat sports. As well MFC President Mark Pavelich (@MarkPavelich) previews MFC 40 and has an interesting take on his fighter contracts. Finally RFA matchmaker Scott Cutbirth (@RFACutbirth) closes out the…

April 13th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 48 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Titan FC CEO Jeff Aronson (@JAronsonTitanFC) to talk about his upcoming event on April 25th. As well MFC middleweight champion Sam Alvey (@smilensam) joins us to discuss his upcoming bout against Wes Swofford at MFC 40. The Big Three 1) Roy Nelson KOs Antonio…

April 6th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 47 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome newly signed Titan FC heavyweight Kalib Starnes (@kalibstarnes) to discuss his upcoming fight against Dave Herman at Titan FC 28 on April 25th. The Big Three 1) Holly Holm wins Legacy 135lb title — should UFC sign her now? 2) Josh Burkman re-signs…

April 4th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 46 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Alchemist Radio co-host Mitch Ciccarelli (@MitchCiccarelli) to talk about all the major headlines in the world of MMA. Plus, Adam and James break down WSOF 9 and Bellator 114. The Big Three 1) Rousimar Palhares wins the welterweight title at WSOF 9 — is…

March 28th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 45 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome “In The Cage With Bards” host Carlin Bardsley (@CarlinBardsley) to recap all the action from UFC Fight Night 38.   The Big Three 1) With his UFN 38 win, is Dan Henderson the greatest American MMA fighter ever? What’s next for him? 2)…

March 21st, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 44 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) catch up with Bellator middleweight fighter Brian “The Predator” Rogers (@BrogThePredator), who talks all about his fight this Friday night at Bellator 113 against Gary Tapuosa. The Big Three 1) Johny Hendricks wins the welterweight title, who does he fight next? 2) Is Myles…

March 9th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 43 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome @CageWarriors commentator Brad Wharton (@MMABrad48) to recap Saturdays UFC Fight Night 37 event from London, England. The Big Three 1) With his win over Jimi Manuwa, did Alexander Gustafsson earn the next light heavyweight title shot? 2) Did Brad Pickett’s win over Neil Seery…

March 7th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 41 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome @RFAFighting matchmaker Scott Cutbirth (@rfacuthbirth) and RFA featherweight fighter Dan Moret (@DanHitman) to talk about the upcoming RFA 13: Cochrane vs. Escudero event this Friday night. The Big Three 1) Was Kim’s KO on Hathaway KOTY? Is Kim a title contender? 2) Nevada has…

February 23rd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 41 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome fellow Canadian and “In The Cage With Bards” host Carlin Bardsley (@CarlinBardsley) to discuss all the aftermath from UFC 170 and WSOF Canada. Also we discuss Adam’s new promotion with MMA Oddsbreaker, my vacation and Team Canada winning a gold medal in Olympic…

February 16th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 40 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome retired UFC fighter Jonathan Goulet to talk all about his life after fighting.   The Big Three 1) Thoughts on the UFC 170 card that lost Rashad Evans? 2) Should Tyler Manawaroa have been cut?? 3) Bellator coming to Canada May 9…

February 9th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 39 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Brandon From New Jersey (@BrandonfrmNJ) to talk about a variety of MMA topics including Dana White’s UFC 169 comments, Rousey being in the new “Entourage” movie, and even a little Olympic hockey. The Big Three 1) Where will Thiago Silva fight next…

February 2nd, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 38 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Bryan Levick (@BryanLevickMMA), the co-host of Alchemist Radio to talk about how he became involved in MMA industry. Also Bryan helps to recap the major storylines from UFC 169 and discusses Titan FC’s upcoming event. The Big Three 1) Aldo defeats Lamas with…

January 26th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 37 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Chris McMaster (@MMADecisions), the founder of MMADecisions.com to talk all about his unique website that keeps track of all MMA judging.  Also The MMA Report’s  Jason Floyd (@Jason_Floyd) discusses the big story he broke this week between NBC and Bellator, and other various notes…

January 19th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 36 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome UFC Heavyweight Walt “The Big Ticket” Harris (@thebigticket205), who fights this Saturday at UFC on FOX 10 against Nikita Krylov. Later we welcome Maximum Fighting Championship President & CEO Mark Pavelich to discuss his promotion’s plans for 2014. The Big Three 1) WSOF…

January 12th, 2014
James Lynch

On Episode 35 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome MMA music producer Mikey Rukus (@MikeyRukus) who produces custom tracks for MMA fighters. Later we welcome MMA referee and judge Brian Beauchamp to discuss about  his upcoming reffing assignment and clarification on the unified rules. The Big Three 1) WSOF challenges Bellator…

January 5th, 2014
James Lynch

We’re back to kick off 2014 and this week on Episode 34 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome fellow MMA Oddsbreaker writer and co-host of the “At Odds MMA Show” (@AtOddsMMA) Brad Taschuk (@bradtaschuk) to the show to talk all about his career, MMA betting and the new UFC Fight Pass….

December 31st, 2013
James Lynch

On this Special Edition of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin)  take a look back at the year that was in combat sports with our 2013 “Year End Awards.” Also @FrontRowBrian joins us to discuss the biggest stories in 2013, the PPV model in the future and of course UFC ring card…

December 22nd, 2013
James Lynch

This week on Episode 32 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin)  brave the icy weather in Toronto and welcome Steve Jeffery (@SteveJeffery) host of “The Hammer MMA” to preview this weekend’s UFC 168 event. Despite Adam and Steve not having power, we still made this podcast happen!   The Big Three 1) MMA…

December 18th, 2013
James Lynch

This week for Episode 31 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome Matt Paligaru (@paliontology) of the “Beards on MMA Podcast” to talk about the newly added UFC Strawweight division. Plus FOX Sports UFC Senior Writer Damon Martin (@DamonMartin) joins us to recap UFC on FOX 9. The Big Three 1)…

December 8th, 2013
James Lynch

This week for Episode 30 of “The Parting Shot Podcast” myself (@LynchOnSports) and Adam (@MMAdamMartin) welcome special guest, UFC lightweight Bobby “King” Green who talks about his upcoming fight this Saturday against Pat Healy at UFC on FOX 9. Also we talk about all the fallout from all the combat sports action this weekend, including…