The Parting Shot #150: Ben Askren, Josh Hill, Curtis Blaydes

61f9e7fc98b11beda1f7427d58379565On Episode 150 brought to you by, and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) welcome three great guests. First were joined by ONE welterweight champion Ben Askren who defends his title April 15th against Nikolay Aleksakhin. Then bantamweight Josh Hill discusses his upcoming matchup with Bendy Casimir at Fight Night Medicine Hat on April 9th. Finally heavyweight Curtis Blaydes talks about making his UFC debut this Sunday against Francis Zavier Ngannou. The Big Three with Wesley Colvin (@TruUKFan 1) Cormier injured, Jon Jones now fights OSP at UFC 197. Thoughts? 2) UFC cuts Jared Rosholt / Norman Parke. Good move? Bad Move? 3) Quick Main Card Picks: UFC Zagreb   Interview: Ben Askren (ONE welterweight champion)  27 mins in  Ben talks about his upcoming title defence against Nikolay Aleksakhin, his new contract with ONE Championship and training camp for this fight. He also talks about Benson Henderson signing with Bellator and Rory MacDonald teasing free agency.   Interview: Josh Hill (Bantamweight Fighter) 39 mins in  Josh talks about his upcoming fight with Bendy Casimir, his relationship with WSOF and getting a chance to fight near his hometown in May.   Interview: Curtis Blaydes (UFC Heavyweight) 57 mins in  Curtis talks about his highlight reel finish at RFA 35 in his last fight, how this UFC deal came together, and dealing with the travel/time change competing in Croatia for his UFC debut.   Fight Fixin’   None   James’ Bet Of The Week (Several  Ben Rothwell wins by TKO +250   Listener Questions We answered all your questions that were submitted to @partingshotmma on Sunday   Parting Shot  James – Zero respect for journalists sucking up to promotions on social media Carlin – Marloes Coenen vs. Julia Budd being on the prelims for Bellator is criminal   SUBSCRIBE to us on iTunes! here SUBSCRIBE to us on Stitcher here “Like” our Facebook Page here. Follow us on Twitter @PartingShotMMA SUBSCRIBE to our 1-on-1 show on Youtube here Sponsored by Nuetrition. High quality, GMO-free supplements. Use promo code “SHOT” for FREE shipping. Click the arrow button on the player to download

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