Bellator 197 MMA Derek Anderson On What He'll Do To His Next OpponentBellator MMA’s Derek Anderson http://twitter.com/DerekBarbaric caught up with Must Love MMA’s Susan Cingari http://twitter.com/SusanCingari ahead of his fight against Zak Bucia at Bellator 197. “Derek Barbaric” opens up about how his training camp is going and how he’s mentally and physically preparing for the fight. He also talks about how he got into MMA and what he plans to do when he’s done fighting. ~^~ Every Fighter Has A Story ~^~ 0:18 Derek discusses his training camp, and why taking the Bellator fight at short notice was a good idea. 0:45 Susan asks Derek about his preparations, and Derek explains why he thinks he’s got some of the best moves of any Bellator fighter. 1:18 Derek discusses opponent Zak Burcia, and why he doesn’t care who he faces in the cage. 2:00 Derek talks about his performance under pressure and what makes him a great all-round MMA fighter. 2:40 Susan gets Derek to open up about his loss to Derek Campos at Bellator 170, and why Anderson thought the fight should have been called for him. 4:17 Derek and Susan recap some fights that didn’t come to fruition, and Derek gives his reasons why he thinks other fighters keep withdrawing instead of facing him in the cage. 7:36 Derek Anderson was only nineteen when he got started in MMA. He talks about his youth and the push his dad gave him to get into a gym. 8:39 What would Derek do if he couldn’t fight? You might be surprised to hear he’s already gone back to school. Here’s why. 10:57 What is Derek’s secret talent? Find out now! You can subscribe to my YouTube channel by clicking here: https://www.youtube.com/user/susancingariMMA Follow me on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/susancingarimma/ Follow me on Facebook here : https://www.facebook.com/SusanCingarimlmma For more mma news go to http://www.mustlovemma.com SHOP HERE ~ http://mustlovemma.com/must-love-mma-merchandise/ .
Din Thomas ~ Get to know former UFC Fighter & MMA CoachMMA coach DinThomas https://twitter.com/DinThomas speaks with Host SusanCingari https://twitter.com/susancingari on this week's episode of The Cage & Screen Report — Every Fighter Has A Story! —0:21 Din tells us about the radio show he co-hosts with JoshCohen https://twitter.com/JoshCohenRadio. Check out ESPN West Palm 106.3 FM and tune in to Josh Cohen & The HomeTeam 10-12 Monday through Friday! —0:53 Susan asks about Din’s passion for entertainment and he confesses he’s a goofball at heart who loves to make people laugh. —1:15 Uh-oh, Josh has some questions for Din! Din talks about his passion for live comedy theater and why he wants to express himself in a different way now he’s retired from fighting. —2:57 Din gets personal on the moment he knew his fighting career was over. He discusses his last #fight against GeorgiKarakhanyan and why he’s proud he quit when he did. —4:28 Prompted by Josh, Susan asks Din about the moment he lost his son’s trust forever. What follows is a surprising story, but don’t worry, it has a happy ending! —6:06 Weight cutting is always an issue for fighters. Din recalls the worst weight cut he ever witnessed. —7:33 What does it take to make a champion? Din tells Susan the three things he thinks it takes. —8:52 Din talks about why he’s taken up golfing, and his frustration at finding it harder to learn than he expected! —9:37 Susan asks about Din’s heroes. —10:26 What is the greatest MMA fight of all time? We’ve all got our favorites, now Din shares his. —11:07 Din recently finished filming a part in movie #TheFavorite https://twitter.com/TheFavoriteMov. Writer LukeBernard sent a clip for Must Love MMA to share, and Din talks about what life was like on set. The Favorite releases September 7. —12:45 Susan asks Din to surprise her, and he doesn’t disappoint! —13:20 How does Din relax? The short answer is he doesn’t. He speaks about his punishing schedule and why time doesn’t matter when he needs to get stuff done. Thanks To Din Thomas for taking the time to interview with me. You can subscribe to my you tube channel by clicking here: https://www.youtube.com/user/susancingariMMA Follow me on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/susancingarimma/ Follow me on Facebook here : https://www.facebook.com/SusanCingarimlmma For more mma news go to http://www.mustlovemma.com Grab one of my super cool new t shirts: http://mustlovemma.com/must-love-mma-merchandise
Chael Sonnen ~ Deep Inside The Mind of Bad Guy IncCheck out the second half of the latest MustLoveMMA OutsideTheCage interview with Bellator MMA heavyweight ChaelSonnen https://twitter.com/ChaelSonnen. Everybody has a story! Host SusanCingari https://twitter.com/SusanCingari caught up with Chael after his defeat of Rampage at Bellator192, in the opening round of the BellatorMMAWorldHeavyweightGrandPrix. —0:18 Despite an impressive #MMA career, Chael opens by telling Susan why he always aspired to be a boxer. —0:59 Chael talks about the latest addition to the Sonnen household, and why he’s thrilled to be a new dad for the second time. —2:00 Everyone has a secret talent—now Chael reveals his. —2:42 You won’t catch the #AmericanGangster listening to any dude with long hair and earrings. Chael’s first love is old-school country music. He tells Susan about meeting his personal hero TraceAdkins at Bellator 192. —3:52 Susan asks about Chael’s past and how he overcame obstacles in his past to get where he is today. —5:11 Will Chael run for office again? Watch this space! —5:53 Chael talks about the people he respects most from family to Pope John Paul II. —6:44 Is there anyone he’d like a rematch with? Chael doesn’t care who wants to fight him, he’ll fight anyone. —7:21 Don’t let these blue eyes fool you! Chael promises his bad guy image is more than an act. He warns Susan to never trust a gangster. —8:02 What’s a night owl to do when he’s married to an early bird? For Chael, it’s a chance to enjoy some “bachelor time” watching TV. —8:44 Some great advice for wannabes here. Chael stresses the importance of consistency if you want to become a great #fighter. —9:28 Susan asks Chael about the weight-loss advice from his book, The FourPackRevolution. Chael talks about his philosophy, why he won’t put anyone on a diet, and why he demands a year’s commitment if you want to succeed. —12:34 MMA has come a long way since Chael started out. He recalls the early days when Dana White first got involved with the sport, and the big dreams they had about selling more than 80 tickets. —14:04 Chael gives us a rundown of life in the Sonnen household, and explains why he hates having days off. —15:36 What would Chael be if not a fighter? POTUS, of course! —15:52 Fan question time! Chael makes a big claim about Tyrell Fortune’s future, and makes a bet with Susan that Fortune will still be undefeated in three years. —17:26 What are Chael’s plans for the rest of his career? Will he stay with Bellator? Find out now! —18:15 Susan offers Chael a chance to bury the hatchet with TitoOrtiz. While it doesn’t look like that will happen any time soon, she does get him to wish Tito happy birthday. Thanks To Chael Sonnen for taking the time to interview with me. You can subscribe to my you tube channel by clicking here: https://www.youtube.com/user/susancingariMMA Follow me on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/susancingarimma/ Follow me on Facebook here : https://www.facebook.com/SusanCingarimlmma For more mma news go to http://www.mustlovemma.com
Jared Gordon ~ The Ultimate Cheat Sheet On This UFC FighterEvery Fighter Has A Story! UFC #fighter #JaredGordon https://twitter.com/JFlashGordonMMA. “Flash” is currently on a 5-win streak (14-1-0, UFC 2-0) and next faces #CarlosDiegoFerreira at #UFCAustin ~ Cerrone vs Medeiros 0:38 Jared talks about how his training camp is coming along. 0:57 Susan asks how Jared intends to overcome Carlos’s 6” reach advantage during the fight. 1:28 What part will ring rust play in Carlos’s game? Jared thoughts on coming back from layoffs and why he’s not counting on an easy fight. 2:08 Jared tells Susan why he’s excited to be fighting in the USA again. 2:45 Expect fireworks! Jared promises it’ll be a stand-up fight as both guys want to get in each other’s faces. 3:28 Jared talks ambition, and why he’s prepared to face anyone to climb the ladder. 3:57 Lifehack alert: Susan asks Jared what it takes to stay sober, and he opens up about his philosophy of giving back in order to get ahead. 5:27 Jared takes a fan question about how he focuses his training camp ahead of a fight. 7:02 Fighters are fight fans too. Jared tells us why he’s looking forward to HollowayvsEdgar at UFC222 and Fergusonvs Nurmagomedov at #UFC223. Don’t miss GordonvsFerreira at UFCFightNightAustin: Cerrone vs. Medeiros. Donald Cerrone vs. Yancy Medeiros Derrick Lewis vs. Marcin Tybura Sage Northcutt vs. Thibault Gouti James Vick vs. F. Trinaldo Thiago Alves vs. Curtis Millender You can subscribe to my you tube channel by clicking here: https://www.youtube.com/user/susancingariMMA Follow me on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/susancingarimma/ Follow me on Facebook here : https://www.facebook.com/SusanCingarimlmma For more mma news go to http://www.mustlovemma.com
Chael Sonnen on his bet with Rampage, Frank Mir, Fedor & What's NextOn this episode of The Cage & Screen Report, http://www.mustlovemma.com #MustLoveMMA.com’s host #SusanCingari http://twitter.com/SusanCingari caught up with #MMA #fighter #ChaelSonnen http://twitter.com/ChaelSonnen following his defeat of #RampageJackson http://twitter.com/Rampage4Real at #Bellator192. #RampagevsSonnen was the opening round of the #Bellator #HeavyweightGrandPrix. With seven fighters left in the contest, #MLMMA asked #Chael how he thought he’d performed, what he was going to change going forward, and who he most and least wanted to face next. —0:29 Chael opens with his thoughts on the #fight, and why facing a guy as big as #Rampage was such a shock. —1:06 Susan asks about Chael’s game plan, and why he decided to box. —1:27 For a moment it looked like Chael had Rampage wrapped up in the first round: here’s why he couldn’t finish him. —1:58 Chael sums up his Bellator 192 performance. —2:26 Did Rampage make a mistake in the fight? Chael thinks so, but Rampage told him he didn’t regret it. —3:32 Chael discusses what he learned from the fight and what changes he’s going to make before the next round of the #tournament. —4:57 Must Love MMA delves into what happened after the fight, and Chael explains why he thinks Rampage is a classy gentleman, despite his tweets. —5:49 Chael talks the bet that made all the headlines: $10,000 for every takedown. He tells Susan he thinks Rampage will pay up, but here’s why he won’t be cashing the check. —6:56 A question about respect between fighters turns into an account of a dramatic backstage showdown between Rampage and #KingMo before weigh-ins. —9:47 Chael opens up about the fighters he’d most and least like to face in the tournament. —11:04 Susan asks what winning the tournament would mean, and Chael explains why he prefers to keep politics out of MMA. —12:21 The interview ends with Chael’s thoughts on the #DouglasLima vs. #RoryMacDonald title fight, and why he’s got massive respect for both men. Don’t miss part 2 of Must Love MMA’s interview with Chael Sonnen, when the questions get personal! Thanks To Chael Sonnen for taking the time to interview with me. You can subscribe to my you tube channel by clicking here: https://www.youtube.com/user/susancingariMMA Follow me on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/susancingarimma/ Follow me on Facebook here : https://www.facebook.com/SusanCingarimlmma For more mma news go to http://www.mustlovemma.com
Cracking The Aaron Pico Code ~ Bellator 192Catch up with #Bellator #MMA fighter #AaronPico https://twitter.com/aaronpicousa in the latest episode of The Cage & Screen Report, where Every Fighter Has A Story. Host #SusanCingari https://twitter.com/SusanCingari speaks to Aaron about his training camp, his #MadisonSquareGarden loss at #Bellator'sNYC PPV event, and his love of horses. —0:46 Find out how Aaron intends to handle #ShaneKruchten's height and reach advantages when they face off at #Bellator192. —1:40 Aaron discusses how he and Krutchen match up stylistically, how his youth is an advantage, and why people underestimate his ground game. —2:34 Susan drills into Aaron's gameplan to see if we can expect another incredible #knockout finish like he handed to #JustinLinn at #Bellator183. —3:32 Not all preparation is physical. Aaron talks about what it takes mentally to relax in the cage, how to stop anxiety getting the better of him, and why he's thankful to have coach #AntonioMcKee in his corner. —5:04 Aaron opens up about his loss at #MSG, why it was the worst day of his life, and how he credits a phone call from his childhood coach McKee in the days afterwards with changing his life and turning his MMA career around. —9:16 Susan asks Aaron more about the pressure on his shoulders at his pro #MMA debut, and Aaron surprises confessing he'd take that loss again to get the coaching team he has now. —10:57 Aaron wraps up the interview by talking about life after MMA, and why he's planning on riding off into the sunset on a horse named Canelo—after becoming world champion, of course! Don't miss Pico vs. Kruchten at #Bellator192, airing Saturday 01.20.2018 at 09:00 PM ET Bellator 192 Main Card: Quinton Jackson vs. Chael Sonnen Douglas Lima vs. Rory MacDonald Michael Chandler vs. Goiti Yamauchi Georgi Karakhanyan vs. Henry Corrales Aaron Pico vs. Shane Kruchten Thanks To Aaron Pico #fighter for taking the time to interview with me. You can subscribe to my you tube channel by clicking here: https://www.youtube.com/user/susancingariMMA Follow me on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/susancingarimma/ Follow me on Facebook here : https://www.facebook.com/SusanCingarimlmma For more MMA news go to http://www.mustlovemma.com