Why UFC 189 Needs to Be Successful

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This Saturday, Conor McGregor will take on Chad Mendes in the main event of UFC 189 for the interim UFC featherweight championship. In what was originally a bout between McGregor and pound for pound great and undisputed champion Jose Aldo, the UFC has been forced to settle with plan B due to a rib injury […] READ MORE


Hammer 253: Tonya Evinger Interview, Aldo, Reebok and More

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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. Jose Aldo’s rib injury has officially removed him from the main event of UFC […] READ MORE


Chad Mendes could be the best thing to happen to UFC 189

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Does anyone really give a damn who fights Conor McGregor next week for the featherweight title? This is the Conor MacGregor show and if their lucky someone else will be invited to guest star at the other end of the Octagon. My Colleague Carl Johnson wrote last month that the true winner in the Aldo-McGregor […] READ MORE


UFC’s Anti-Doping Policy: A Turning Point for Fighters and Fans

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Today marks the beginning of an unprecedented move in mixed martial arts. July 1, 2015 will be remembered as the day that the UFC commenced it’s relationship with the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). The partnership between the UFC and USADA was announced on June 3, 2015 and it was met with near unanimous praise […] READ MORE



The Parting Shot Podcast #111: Tim Means, Showdown Joe, Mike Russell

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The Parting Shot Podcast is back with our 111th Episode brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com and our partners at LastWordOnSports.com. Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports), welcome three great guests First we welcome UFC welterweight Tim Means who takes on Matt Brown on July 11th at UFC 189 Then we welcome MMAJunkie’s Showdown Joe to talk about his career in […] READ MORE


UFC 189 Hype Has Slowed Due to Injury

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The UFC’s most anticipated fight of a loaded summer is finally coming in a little over two weeks, and the buzz around it mirrors that. It has maintained its position in the minds of fans and the news since its world tour ended in March. UFC 189: Aldo vs McGregor will take place on July […] READ MORE


Hammer 252: Latest Jose Aldo Injury News and More

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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. For the second weekend in a row we have both UFC and Bellator events […] READ MORE


Sucka Radio – Solo Episode

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Last Word on Sports is always looking for new and innovative ways to bring the best in sports to our readers. Today we are pleased to announce the latest edition to their stable of quality MMA podcasts.  Today we bring fans Sucka Radio, hosted by Jeremy Brand.  MMA Sucka features the best in MMA guests, […] READ MORE