20 episodes

Eddie Hearn, one of the world’s best-known sports promoters, goes behind the scenes with some of the biggest names from the worlds of sport, entertainment and politics.

Eddie Hearn: No Passion, No Point BBC

    • Personal Journals
    • 4.6 • 632 Ratings

Eddie Hearn, one of the world’s best-known sports promoters, goes behind the scenes with some of the biggest names from the worlds of sport, entertainment and politics.

    Mike Tyson

    Mike Tyson

    One of the World’s best-known sports promoters Eddie Hearn chats to some of the biggest names in sport, entertainment and business. This series includes in-depth interviews with Gary Lineker, Dina Asher Smith and Virgil Van Dijk. Eddie learns about their passions, what gets them up in the morning, and how they dealt with the world grinding to halt this year.

    This week, Eddie is talking to one of the biggest names in sport, Mike Tyson. In the build-up to his fight with Roy Jones Jr, Mike Tyson takes time out of his busy schedule to talk to Eddie about the highs and lows of his career, shares his thoughts on the heavyweight divisions biggest names, and how it feels to be on the comeback trail aged 54.

    Eddie also talks about the importance of boxing to the local community and the younger generation, and how Covid-19 has threatened the existence of the sport at grassroots level.

    No Passion, No Point is produced by Gwyn Rhys Davies, and is a BBC Studios Production for BBC Radio 5 Live. Listen now on BBC Sounds.

    • 24 min
    Frank Lampard

    Frank Lampard

    One of the World’s best-known sports promoters Eddie Hearn chats to some of the biggest names in sport, entertainment and business. This series includes in-depth interviews with Gary Lineker, Dina Asher Smith and Virgil Van Dijk. Eddie learns about their passions, what gets them up in the morning, and how they dealt with the world grinding to halt this year.

    This week, Eddie is joined by Chelsea manager Frank Lampard. Both Eddie and Frank were at Brentwood School at the same time, so they reminisce over their memories of their school days, talk about the drive to succeed that took Frank to the top of the game, and his transition from playing into management in recent years.

    No Passion, No Point is produced by Gwyn Rhys Davies, and is a BBC Studios Production for BBC Radio 5 Live. Listen now on BBC Sounds.

    • 34 min
    Ant Middleton

    Ant Middleton

    One of the World’s best-known sports promoters Eddie Hearn chats to some of the biggest names in sport, entertainment and business. This series includes in-depth interviews with Frank Lampard, Dina Asher Smith and Virgil Van Dijk. Eddie learns about their passions, what gets them up in the morning, and how they dealt with the world grinding to halt this year.

    This week, Eddie is joined by Ant Middleton. 2020 has been a difficult year, so Eddie talks to Ant about his time in the military, how he coped with hardships in his life, including a spell in prison, and the mindset you need to drag yourself out of difficult situations, which, in Ant’s case, saw him write books, set up his own business and fronting the hit TV show ‘SAS: Who Dares Wins’.

    No Passion, No Point is produced by Gwyn Rhys Davies, and is a BBC Studios Production for BBC Radio 5 Live. Listen now on BBC Sounds.

    • 34 min
    Maya Jama

    Maya Jama

    One of the World’s best-known sports promoters Eddie Hearn chats to some of the biggest names in sport, entertainment and business. This series includes in-depth interviews with Frank Lampard, Dina Asher Smith and Ant Middleton. Eddie learns about their passions, what gets them up in the morning, and how they dealt with the world grinding to a halt this year.

    This week, Maya joins Eddie from post-holiday self-isolation. Eddie himself is in a bubble for his Fight Camp shows, so they discuss how they are getting on in lockdown, how she balances her presenting career with other projects, such as clothing lines and acting, and what the future holds for Maya Jama.

    No Passion, No Point is produced by Gwyn Rhys Davies, and is a BBC Studios Production for BBC Radio 5 Live. Listen now on BBC Sounds.

    • 28 min
    Gary Lineker

    Gary Lineker

    One of the World’s best-known sports promoters Eddie Hearn chats to some of the biggest names in sport, entertainment and business. This series includes in-depth interviews with Frank Lampard, Maya Jama and Ant Middleton. Eddie learns about their passions, what gets them up in the morning, and how they dealt with the world grinding to a halt this year.

    This week, Gary Lineker joins Eddie for a chat. They discuss his move from footballer into pundit, into presenter, how Gary doubted his own ability as a player, and how much the game has changed since he was playing.

    No Passion, No Point is produced by Gwyn Rhys Davies, and is a BBC Studios Production for BBC Radio 5 Live. Listen now on BBC Sounds.

    • 36 min
    Christian Horner

    Christian Horner

    This week, Eddie talking to the Team Principal of Red Bull Racing, Christian Horner. They discuss the similarities between boxing and F1, what it takes to make a great driver, and how the Netflix documentary ‘Drive to Survive’ is changing perceptions of the sport.

    No Passion, No Point is produced by Gwyn Rhys Davies, and is a BBC Studios Production for BBC Radio 5 Live.

    • 27 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
632 Ratings

632 Ratings

king1427 ,

Thanks

Great podcast, great guests. Makes long car journeys much more tolerable.

JAlex21 ,

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Poor, Eddie Hearn is the biggest fan of himself boring.

-Big Tom- ,

Niceeee

You got this spot on lad! Well worth a listen

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