Top Turtle MMA Podcast: Top 5 Fights Left In 2019

The card of the year is upon us with UFC 239, and we here at the Top Turtle MMA Podcast on FloCombat are responding as such. 

We loaded up our episode this week, not only with talk about the weekend's mega-card, but with some of the stars of it. Ben Askren shares his thoughts about the lead up to this fight and how he plans on finishing Jorge Masvidal. Then we talk with Ismail Naurdiev about making his MMA debut at 15 years old. 

Plus, if you’re sick of hearing about the fights this Saturday, we’ve got plenty of other action for you. Our Combat Countdown this week ranks our top five fights to look forward to after this weekend is over. 

Time Stamps: 

  • 2:00 - Ben Askren Interview: People Like Me

  • 5:00 - Ismail Naurdiev Interview: Fighting with My Friends

  • 14:00 - Fastest Fight News: Bare Knuckle in the Money

  • 23:00 - Combat Countdown: Top 5 Fights Left This Year

  • 37:00 - UFC 239 Breakdown: Champs to Retain

To make sure you never miss one of our top five lists or any of our killer fighter interviews, use any of the links below to subscribe to the show. 

And if you’d like to contact the show, you can do so by tweeting @TopTurtleMMA and @FloCombat or emailing the show at TopTurtleMMA@gmail.com. Currently, we are accepting all love and hate mail. 

Clash Of The Titans: Nick Rodriguez vs Victor Hugo

Titans take the stage as Fight to Win 135 makes its way to Sacramento, California, on Saturday, January 18, with a main event between No. 2-ranked +99kg grappler Nick Rodriguez (Renzo Gracie Academy) and 2019 No-Gi Absolute World Champion and No. 4-ranked +99kg grappler, Victor Hugo (Ribeiro Jiu Jitsu). 

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