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Get all the mixed martial arts fighting news and analysis you need. On Mondays, Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee play matchmaker and predict what's next for notable names from the previous weekend's UFC events with "On to the Next One." Tuesdays are Mike Heck's interview show called "What the Heck?", Mike Heck pits journalist vs. journalist to break down news called "Between the Links." On Wednesdays, Jose Youngs and others discuss the week's hot topics on "The A-Side Live Chat." On Thursdays, Mike Heck pits journalist vs. journalist to break down news called "Between the Links." Produced by MMAFighting and SB Nation, and part of the Vox Media Podcast Network.

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    • 4.5 • 1.2K Ratings

Get all the mixed martial arts fighting news and analysis you need. On Mondays, Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee play matchmaker and predict what's next for notable names from the previous weekend's UFC events with "On to the Next One." Tuesdays are Mike Heck's interview show called "What the Heck?", Mike Heck pits journalist vs. journalist to break down news called "Between the Links." On Wednesdays, Jose Youngs and others discuss the week's hot topics on "The A-Side Live Chat." On Thursdays, Mike Heck pits journalist vs. journalist to break down news called "Between the Links." Produced by MMAFighting and SB Nation, and part of the Vox Media Podcast Network.

    UFC 263 Preview Show

    UFC 263 Preview Show

    MMA Fighting’s Shaun Al-Shatti and Jose Youngs break down the top storylines ahead of UFC 263 in Glendale, which is headlined by Israel Adesanya vs. Marvin Vettori 2 for the UFC middleweight title.

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    • 26 min
    Between the Links: Mayweather vs. Paul Fallout, Rozenstruik's Next Move, UFC 263 Preview, More

    Between the Links: Mayweather vs. Paul Fallout, Rozenstruik's Next Move, UFC 263 Preview, More

    This week on Between the Links, host Mike Heck is joined by BTL interim champ Jed Meshew and MMA journalist James Lynch to give their reaction to the exhibition boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Logan Paul, discuss the biggest takeaways from UFC Vegas 28 this past Saturday and where Jairzinho Rozenstruik goes from his first-round finish of Augusto Sakai in the main event, a preview of UFC 263 and which challenger has the best chance to become a new champion in the two title fights between Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori, along with Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno, and a look at this week’s events for Bellator, the PFL and Invicta.

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    • 58 min
    What the Heck: The Korean Zombie, Chase Hooper, Ray Flores & Sean Woodson

    What the Heck: The Korean Zombie, Chase Hooper, Ray Flores & Sean Woodson

    This week on What the Heck, MMA Fighting's Mike Heck chats with "The Korean Zombie" Chan Sung Jung (5:55), along with coach Eddie Cha, to preview his upcoming UFC Vegas 29 headliner with Dan Ige on June 19 and contemplating retirement after his most recent loss to Brian Ortega.
    Boxing announcer Ray Flores (22:42), who was part of the international broadcast team Sunday night in Miami, recaps Floyd Mayweather vs. Jake Paul and gives his reaction to Jake Paul's next booking with Tyron Woodley on Aug. 28.
    Chase Hooper (47:34) previews his UFC 263 matchup with Steven Peterson and talks working with Stephen Thompson and Ryan Hall in preparation for Saturday's featherweight bout.
    Finally, Sean Woodson (1:17:20) discusses his split decision win over Youssef Zalal at UFC Vegas 28 and why he wants to fight Josh Culibao next.
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    • 1 hr 43 min
    Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul Post-Fight Show

    Floyd Mayweather vs. Logan Paul Post-Fight Show

    With Mayweather vs. Paul in the books, MMA Fighting’s José Youngs, Alexander K. Lee, and E. Casey Leydon react to the top storylines following Sunday's event at the Hard Rock Stadium in Miami.

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    • 36 min
    On To the Next One: Matches To Make After UFC Vegas 28

    On To the Next One: Matches To Make After UFC Vegas 28

    On the 46th episode of On To the Next One, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and Alexander K. Lee put on their matchmaker hats following Saturday’s UFC Vegas 28 event at the APEX.
    Future matchups were discussed for Jairzinho Rozenstruik following his first-round buzzer beater stoppage win over Augusto Sakai in the heavyweight headliner, Marcin Tybura, Roman Dolidze, Santiago Ponzinibbio, Gregory Rodrigues, Montana De La Rose, and more.

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    • 1 hr 18 min
    UFC Vegas 28 Post-Fight Show

    UFC Vegas 28 Post-Fight Show

    With UFC Vegas 28 in the books, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck, Jose Youngs, Alexander K. Lee and E. Casey Leydon react to the top storylines following Saturday’s event at the APEX, including Jairzinho Rozenstruik’s first-round buzzer beater stoppage win over Augusto Sakai in the heavyweight headliner.

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    • 1 hr 24 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
1.2K Ratings

1.2K Ratings

scot mcc ,

The most entertaining site for all combat sports

The MMAFighting crew of Casey, Jose, AK, Alex Savas, and Jed Meshew II provide endless entertaining takes on popular topics in mma as well as all the deep cuts.....Catch them on the way up, these guys/lady are stars.....so good, give them a watch/listen and you will be hooked.

povciti fan ,

The podcast is pretty good overall

But there’s something about the producer that I just literally cannot stand and I just unsubscribed

Ddbarnes2 ,

Almost perfect

This podcast is great! Mike Heck is great and seems like a cool person. AK brings some great insight, very interactive with fans and listeners. Production value is also great. My only issue is that Jed is absolutely awful. Half the time it seems like he doesn’t even watch the fights he pretends to have an opinion about.

Thanks for the great content!

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