Hammer 285: Stephen Thompson Earns His Place

The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports.

Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson solidified his place as a UFC Welterweight contender last weekend at UFC Fight Night: Hendricks vs. Thompson. On this week’s episode we break down Thompson’s huge underdog win, as well as the rest of the fight results from that night.

In the second half of the show we discuss the week in MMA news including Jon Jones’ most recent traffic issues, CM Punk’s back injury, Tim Means’ USADA violation, recent UFC roster cuts, Chris Leben signing with Bellator, and more.

Hosted by Steve Jeffery, David Abraham and Greg Persson.

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Hammer 285: Stephen Thompson Earns His Place

The Hammer has had interviews with some of the biggest names in MMA over the years, including Anderson Silva, Georges St. Pierre, Matt Hughes, B.J. Penn, T.J. Dillashaw, Dan Henderson, Sean Sherk, Mark Coleman, Rory MacDonald, Brendan Schaub, Mark Bocek, John Makdessi, Mark Hominick, Martin Kampmann, Johnny Hendricks, T.J. Grant, Miesha Tate, and others.

They continue to bring unparalleled, independent coverage of all things MMA to fans of the sport and they always bring you straight goods and the last word. They are recognized and credentialed by UFC, Bellator, Invicta, and many other smaller MMA promotions.

The show is one of the voters for the UFC’s Official Rankings, and you can check out their articles, right here at LWOS, explaining the thought processes they go through in making changes to their ballots after every UFC show.

 

Main Photo Credit:

Main Photo Caption: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA – FEBRUARY 06: Stephen Thompson celebrates after defeating Johny Hendricks by TKO during the UFC Fight Night event inside MGM Grand Garden Arena on February 6, 2016 in Las Vegas Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images)


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