Glover Teixeira on his UFC career and fight with Rashad Evans

UFC fighter Glover Teixeira joined Downtown to talk about his upcoming fight against Rashad Evans this weekend as part of the UFC Fight Night in Tampa.  Teixeira spoke about how he got into MMA in the first place and what Chuck Liddell has meant to him and his career.  He also spoke on what Evans […]

UFC Fighter Ross Pearson on his fight with Chad Laprise in Brisbane

UFC Fighter Ross “The Real Deal” Pearson joined Downtown on Friday afternoon to preview his fight with Chad Laprise as part of UFC Fight Night in Brisbane. Pearson detailed why he decided to leave his job as a bricklayer in England to pursue an MMA career full time. He also spoke about his time in […]

UFC fighter Eddie Alvarez on Pettis, McGregor, and the city of Boston

UFC lightweight fighter Eddie Alvarez joined Bryan Stackpole before his fight with Anthony Pettis as part of the UFC Fight Night in Boston on Sunday. Alvarez talked about being very comfortable in Boston already and discussed how his beginnings in a poor part of Philadelphia propelled him to the successful fighter he is today. Among […]

UFC Aljamain Sterling on fight with Johnny Eduardo and his relationship with Jon Jones

Rising UFC star Aljamain Sterling joined Downtown on Tuesday afternoon to talk about his upcoming fight on Thursday night as part of UFC Fight Night 80 against Johnny Eduardo.  Sterling talked about the origin of his “Funk Master” nickname and his relationship with UFC great Jon Jones.  He also spoke about the back and forth […]

Henry Cejudo on winning Olympic gold, fight versus Formiga

UFC Fighter Henry Cejudo joined Downtown before his fight with Jussier Formiga as part of the Ultimate Fighte Latin America 2 Season Finale. Cejudo spoke on his difficult upbringing that brought him into the world of amateur wrestling. He spoke about winning the gold medal in the 2008 Summer Games in Beijing and what it […]

UFC’s Josh Thomson on fight with Tony Ferguson

  UFC lightweight fighter Josh Thomson joined Downtown to talk about his next fight on Wednesday, July 15th against Tony Ferguson as part of UFC Fight Night. Thomson talked about some controversial loses and whether or not that makes him want to finish fights early instead of letting it go to the judges. He also […]

UFC’s Tim Boetsch on fight versus Dan Henderson and his career

  Lincolnville’s own Tim “The Barbarian” Boetsch joined Downtown to talk about his upcoming fight with legend Dan Henderson on Saturday night.  Boetsch reminisced on the experience of fighting in Bangor last August and said it meant a lot to him to be able to compete in his home state.  He also spoke on his […]