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December 7th, 2016
James Lynch

Katy Collins (5-1) discusses her upcoming fight against Mandy Polk (3-2) at RFA 46 on Dec. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Kathy also talks about her experience competing in Bellator, being part of the last RFA women’s fight in history & her training camp.

December 6th, 2016
James Lynch

James Nakashima (5-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Dez Hill (8-3) at RFA 46 on Dec. 9th during a 1-on-1 edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. James also talks about training at The MMA Lab, competing in his fifth fight for RFA and how close he is to a RFA title shot.

December 6th, 2016
James Lynch

Dez Hill (8-3) discusses his upcoming fight against James Nakashima (5-0) at RFA 46 on Dec. 9th during a 1-on-1 edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Dez also talks about how this deal with RFA came together, his training camp for this fight and his love for the Dallas Cowboys.

December 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Lemarcus Tucker (5-1) discusses his upcoming vacant 205-pound title fight against Jordan Johnson (5-0) at RFA 46 on Dec. 9th during a 1-on-1 edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Lemarcus also talks competing in pro-boxing this year, how this deal with RFA came together and competing for his first major MMA title.

December 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Don’Tale Mayes (2-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Kenny Fredenburg (7-4) at RFA 46 on Dec. 9th during a 1-on-1 edition of The Parting Shot Podcast. Don’Tale also talks about how he got into MMA, training in Colorado with UFC heavyweight Curtis Blaydes and fighting a hometown guy.

December 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Bobby Moffett (8-2) discusses his upcoming fight against TJ Brown (7-3) at RFA 46 on Dec. 9th during a 1-on-1 edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Bobby also talks about coming up short for the RFA title in his last fight, training at The MMA Lab for this camp and his plans for Thanksgiving.

December 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Jordan Johnson (5-0) discusses his vacant light heavyweight title fight against Lemarcus Tucker (5-1) at RFA 46 on Dec. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Jordan also talks about doing training camps with Vitor Belfort and Phil Davis, fighting for his first major title and a potential jump to the…

October 28th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) returns to AXS TV tonight (Friday, October 28, 2016) with an intriguing main card packed with prospects and is headlined by a pair of title bouts. The event will take place in the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota, and lines will be offered on two of the main card…

October 24th, 2016
James Lynch

Bobby Lee (4-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Damion Shehan (3-0) at RFA 45 on October 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Bobby also talks about the influence UFC vet Brock Larson has had on his career, his training camp for this fight and having the same name as a popular…

October 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

Chad Curry (7-1) discusses his upcoming fight with Frank Schuman (7-2) at RFA 45 on October 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Chad also talks about how he got into MMA, balancing his family life and owning a business and his training camp for this fight.

October 23rd, 2016
James Lynch

Dan Moret (11-2) discusses his upcoming title fight against champ Raoni Barcelos at RFA 45 on Oct 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Dan also talks about his four-fight win streak, his training camp for this fight and a potential jump to the UFC.

October 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

Gerald Meerschaert (23-8) discusses his upcoming vacant 185-pound title fight against Chase Waldon (10-1) at RFA 45 on Oct 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Gerald also talks about his win over prospect Sid Wheeler in his last fight, how this RFA deal came together and a potential jump to the…

October 22nd, 2016
James Lynch

Chase Waldon (10-1) discusses his upcoming vacant 185-pound title fight against Gerald Meerschaert (23-8) at RFA 45 on Oct 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Chase also talks about how he got into MMA, his cut to middleweight and his training camp for this fight

October 20th, 2016
James Lynch

Jordan Larson (7-2) discusses his upcoming fight against Ben Neumann (10-4) at RFA 45 on Oct 28th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Jordan his training camp for this fight, a potential matchup with RFA champ Brian Camozzi and his thoughts on the RFA/Legacy FC merger.

September 30th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Last week it was announced that Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) and Legacy Fighting Championships (LFC), the two most prominent organizations featured on AXS TV, will be merging in 2017 to form Legacy Fighting Alliance (LFA). This news is great for the future of the developmental level of MMA in the United States, but it does…

September 29th, 2016
James Lynch

Zach Freeman (6-1) discusses his lightweight title fight against champion Thiago Moises (8-1) at RFA 44 on September 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Zach also talks about how Titan FC never paid him for their cancelled card, how this RFA deal came together and why he hasn’t fought since March…

September 28th, 2016
James Lynch

Thiago Moises (8-1) discusses his upcoming title defense against Zach Freeman (8-1) at RFA 44 on September 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Thiago also talks about his TKO victory at RFA 38, the RFA/Legacy merger and why he’s the cleanest guy in the ATT fighter house

September 27th, 2016
James Lynch

Adam Osmoe (4-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Zach Fears (5-2) at RFA 44 on September 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Adam also talks about the influences Matt Hughes has had on his career, recently finishing up school and his training camp for this fight.

September 27th, 2016
James Lynch

Drakkar Klose (5-0-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Hugh Pulley (6-2) at RFA 44 on September 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Drakkar also talks about people mispronouncing his name, training at The MMA Lab, living in a fighter house and his love for the TV show Shameless.

September 26th, 2016
James Lynch

Emily Whitmire (1-0) discusses her upcoming fight against Kelly D’Angelo (0-0) at RFA 41 on September 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Emily also talks about how a drunken fight got her into MMA, how this RFA deal came together being close friends with Miesha Tate and being there when Tate saved a…

September 25th, 2016
James Lynch

Nick Urso (8-2) discusses his upcoming fight with Kenny Porter (9-2) at RFA 44 on September 30th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Nick also talks about fighting in Canada early in his career, why his last fight ended up as a “No Contest” and how fellow fighter Derek Boyle turned…

September 20th, 2016
James Lynch

RFA and Legacy FC announce merger Per a press release Monday afternoon, regional powerhouse promotions RFA and Legacy have announced they will join forces to form “Legacy Fighting Alliance.” The promotion will officially launch in January 2017, with RFA President Ed Soares serving as CEO and Sven Bean as COO. Soares explained the merger in a press release: “This is…

September 10th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Four titles were on the line combined between Titan FC 41, RFA 43 and Glory 33 last night (Friday, September 9, 2016), as the promotions aired their cards on UFC Fight Pass, ESPN 2 and AXS TV respectively. Eleven of the bouts on the cards had betting odds, and in the end, six favorites emerged victorious,…

September 9th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

Those looking for a Friday night MMA fix can get more than enough to kick off their weekend, as both RFA and Titan FC have events going tonight. We previewed Titan FC 41 here (prior to some last minute changes to the card unfortunately), and now it’s time to look at RFA 43. The event…

September 9th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA 43 bantamweight Zac Riley as he prepares for his upcoming main card bout tonight (Friday, September 10, 2016) against Boston Salman at the 1stBank Center in Broomsfield, Colorado. The Colorado-native pulled off the second biggest upset in MMA history in his last bout and he’s hoping to carry that momentum into this fight…

September 9th, 2016
James Lynch

Alonzo Menifield (1-0) discusses his upcoming fight with Brock Combs (2-1) at RFA 43 on September 9th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Alonzo also talks about making his pro-debut last year for Bellator, why he hasn’t fought since November and his training camp at Elevation Fight Team for this matchup.

September 8th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA 43 middleweight Adam Stroup as he prepares for his upcoming co-main event this Friday night (September 10, 2016) against Gabriel Checco at the 1stBank Center in Broomsfield, Colorado. The Colorado-native is hoping to bounce back from a decision loss in his last fight and he feels he has his…

September 8th, 2016
James Lynch

Jonathan Wyderko (2-0) discusses his upcoming fight with Josh Wick (5-2) at RFA 43 on Sept. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Jonathan also talks about working for a supplement company,  how this deal with RFA came together and his training camp for this fight.

September 6th, 2016
James Lynch

Nick Barnes (11-1) discusses his upcoming RFA vacant 170lb title fight against Brian Camozzi (6-2) at RFA 43 on Sept. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Nick also talks about overcoming an accident as a teenager, his experience on Fight Master and competing for his first major title.

September 5th, 2016
James Lynch

Brian Camozzi (6-2) discusses his upcoming RFA vacant 170lb title fight against Nick Barnes (11-1) at RFA 43 on Sept. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Brian also talks about his impressive win in his last fight, his training camp for this fight and competing for his first major title.

September 4th, 2016
James Lynch

Cory Sandhagen (4-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Clay Wimer (6-1) at RFA 43 on Sept. 9th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Cory also talks about becoming a 2014 WKA World Champion, being one of TJ Dillashaw’s main training partners and the awkward story of meeting NFL great Peyton Manning.

August 19th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) returns to AXS TV tonight (August 19, 2016) with an intriguing main card packed with prospects and is headlined by a veteran lightweight showcase. The event will take place in the Visalia Convention Center in Visalia, California, and lines will be offered on two of the main card bouts courtesy of MMA…

August 17th, 2016
James Lynch

Ray Elizalde (10-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Alex Perez (13-4) at RFA 42 on August 19th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Ray also talks about training with UFC lightweight Tony Ferguson, story behind his nickname “The Bloodhound” and a potential jump to the UFC.

August 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Christos Giagos (12-5) discusses his upcoming fight with Arthur Estrázulas (8-2) at RFA 42 on August 19th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Christos also talks about his highlight reel victory in his last fight, dealing with depression and potentially heading back to the UFC.

August 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Shai Lindsey (4-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Steve Gruber (5-3) at RFA 42 on August 19th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Shai also discusses his backstory, moving from Hawaii to Las Vegas to train at Xtreme Couture and the story behind his nickname “Must Be Nice”

August 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Tommy Aaron (2-0) discusses his upcoming fight against Adin Duenas (4-1) at RFA 42 on August 19th  during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Tommy also talks about living in Spain at a young age, being undefeated in RFA and his training camp for this fight.

July 29th, 2016
Brad Taschuk

This weekend, MMA fans will have four different fight cards to bet on. Obviously UFC 201 heads the slate, but World Series of Fighting and Invicta also have offerings this week. Now RFA 41 will also have it’s main event, a middleweight clash between Josh Clark and Trevin Giles, offered at 5Dimes Sportsbook. Originally the…

July 28th, 2016
James Lynch

Jamall Emmers (9-3) discusses his upcoming fight with Rivaldo Junior (15-5-2) at RFA 41 on July 29th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Jamall also talks about being featured on “Lookin For A Fight”, what it means to have Dana White think highly of him and a potential UFC jump.

July 28th, 2016
James Lynch

Josh Clark (11-2) discusses his upcoming fight against Trevin Giles (6-0) at RFA 41 on July 29th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Josh also talks about his experience on Season 19 of The Ultimate Fighter, how this deal with RFA came together and his training camp for this fight

July 27th, 2016
James Lynch

Trevin Giles (6-0) discusses his upcoming fight with Josh Clark (11-2) at RFA 41 on July 29th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.    Trevin also talks about how he got into MMA, leaving Legacy FC to compete for RFA and how close he is to a UFC contract.

July 15th, 2016
Gabe Killian

Ressurection Fighting Alliance (RFA) returns tonight with RFA 40 from the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, MN. The event will feature a two fight untelevised preliminary card and a six fight main card to follow, which will be live on AXS TV starting at 10pm ET. If interested in wagering on any plays…

July 15th, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) returns to AXS TV tonight (July 15, 2016) with an intriguing main card packed with prospects and is headlined by a veteran flyweight showcase. The event will take place in the Mystic Lake Casino Hotel in Prior Lake, Minnesota, and lines will be offered on two of the main card bouts courtesy…

July 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Marvin Blumer (11-5) discusses his upcoming fight with Terrion Ware (14-5) at RFA 40 on July 15th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Marvin also tells the story about how he got a big scar on his forehead, fighting in his home state for this matchup and his support for the…

July 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Czar Sklavos (15-7) discusses his upcoming fight with Chico Camus (12-4) at RFA 40 on July 15th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Czar also talks about fighting TJ Dillashaw in his pro-MMA debut in 2010, heading into this fight winning 4 of his last fights and his training camp for this bout.

July 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Mariah Prussia (5-1) discusses her upcoming fight with Calie Cutler (4-3) at RFA 40 on July 15th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Mariah also talks about owning her gym MPX MMA, having a documentary crew following her around, living in Fargo, ND and how this deal with RFA came together.

June 16th, 2016
Frank Trigg

MMAOddsBreaker’s Frank Trigg speaks with RFA 39 light heavyweight Jordan Johnson as he prepares for his upcoming main card fight this Friday night (June 17, 2016) against Shaun Asher at Hammond Civic Center in Hammond, Indiana. The undefeated prospect has done his homework and he’d be very surprised if his upcoming opponent is able to…

June 16th, 2016
James Lynch

Shaun Asher (11-2-1) discusses his upcoming fight against Jordan Johnson (4-0) at RFA 39 on June 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Shaun also talks about how this deal with RFA came together, his experience competing in Canada last year, balancing his construction job along with MMA and he reveals his favorite…

June 15th, 2016
James Lynch

Antonio Sanchez (2-0) discusses his upcoming fight with Ode Osbourne (3-0) at RFA 39 on June 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Antonio also talks about how being bullied got him into MMA, how this deal with RFA came together and training with UFC featherweight Yair Rodriguez.  

June 14th, 2016
James Lynch

Joseph Gigliotti (7-0) discusses his upcoming fight with Daniel Vizcaya (9-3) at RFA 39 on June 17th during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Joseph also talks about training at Power MMA, coming off a successful debut for RFA back in April and how close he is to a UFC contract.  

June 3rd, 2016
Brian Hemminger

Resurrection Fighting Alliance (RFA) returns to AXS TV tonight (June 3, 2016) with an intriguing main card packed with prospects and is headlined by a battle for the promotion’s lightweight title. The event will take place at The Hanger in Costa Mesa, California, and lines will be offered on three of the main card bouts courtesy…

June 3rd, 2016
James Lynch

Joe Murphy (8-3) discusses his upcoming fight against Vinicius Zani (8-4) at RFA 38 on June 3rd during a “1 on 1” edition of The Parting Shot Podcast.  Joe also talks about how he got into MMA, his experience with RFA so far and recently earning his Brazilian Jiu-jitsu blackbelt.