The Parting Shot #121: Crooklyn, Mike Malott, Lou Giordano

61f9e7fc98b11beda1f7427d58379565On Episode 121 brought to you by and partners at,  Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First one of MMA’s biggest names Stephie “Crooklyn” Haynes joins the show to talk about her career and some of the hot topics in MMA. Then Canadian featherweight Mike Malott discusses his Bellator debut at their “Dynamite” event on September 19th. Finally Weight Management specialist Lou Girodano joins the show to explain why he’s in favour of the IV ban on fighters.   The Big Three with Chris Toplack (Host, Talking Combat with Chris Toplack)  1) DJ defeats John Dodson. Were you entertained? What’s next for him? 2) Anything else stand out to you on UFC 191 3) Was the UFC’s “Go Big” Presser necessary?   Interview: Stephie “Crooklyn” Haynes (Staff Writer,, Co-Host “The Three Amigos Podcast”)   – 20 mins in    Crooklyn talks all about her career in the industry, what the scene looked like back then when she started out and what her first interview in the business was. She also discusses some of the hot topics in MMA including click bait journalism, Perez/Mein retiring, UFC Reebok deal and the Domestic Violence issues in MMA.   Interview: Mike Malott (Bellator featherweight) – 45 mins in    Mike talks about moving to California and training full time at Team Alpha Male. He also discusses his Bellator debut on September 19th and his opponent Ousmane Thomas Diagne.   Interview: Lou Giordano (Weight Management Specialist)   – 64 mins in    Lou talks about his background in the fitness industry and how he started working with UFC middleweight Eddie Gordon. He also explains why he’s in favour of the IV ban, discusses some of the biggest mistakes fighters make cutting weight and what some solutions are to extreme weight cuts.   Fight Fixin’   James –Paige VanZant vs. Randa Markos Carlin – Rumble vs. Teixeira/Cummins winner (UFC Fight Night 77)   James’ Bet Of The Week (Several  None due to lack of lines avaliable   Kountermove Pick of the Week  (1h 37 mins in)  None due to lack of major events this weekend   Listener Questions We answered all your questions that were submitted to @partingshotmma on Sunday   Parting Shot  James – UFC may not be back until Sept 26th, but plenty of quality fights Carlin – Utter meaninglessness of P4P rankings.   SUBSCRIBE to us on iTunes! here SUBSCRIBE to us on Stitcher here “Like” our Facebook Page here. Follow us on Twitter @PartingShotMMA Click the arrow button on the player to download

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