Top Turtle MMA Podcast: With Zak Cummings + Carlos Diego Ferreira

UFC 242 is upon us and there’s plenty of high leverage fights on hand. “Gumby” and “Shockwave” Dave are breaking down 5 of the biggest fights for you and discussing the odds.

And if that’s not enough high profile fights for you, “Gumby” is chatting with two fighters on the verge of making their perspective top 15 rankings. Zak Cummings looks to make it 3 straight at middleweight and crack the rankings there. Then he discusses Carlos Diego Ferreira’s affinity for punching faces over jiu jitsu. Plus, he discusses the love for combat sports in Abu Dhabi. 

Timestamps: 

  • 2:30 - Zak Cummings Interview: Middleweight Run

  • 13:40 - Carlos Diego Ferreira Interview: Ready to Bang

  • 26:00 - UFC 242 Breakdown: Live Dogs Everywhere

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What Can We Expect From The Teenage Phenom vs Battle-Scarred Pro at F2W131?

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Roosevelt Roberts Reflects On Losses

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Top Turtle MMA Podcast: Featuring Pannie Kianzad + Roosevelt Roberts

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No More Sandwiches For UFC 244's Chance Rencountre

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Top Turtle MMA Podcast: Featuring Edmen Shahbazyan + Shane Burgos

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Heavyweight Title On Line, Who Takes It? Tim Spriggs Or Erberth Santos

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How Depression Nearly Ended Mauricio Oliveira's Promising Jiu-Jitsu Career

From 2016-2018 Mauricio Oliveira of GF Team was one of the hottest prospects in jiu-jitsu, winning Worlds at blue, purple, and brown belt in consecutive years. 

When The Bad Guy Won: Erberth's Biggest Wins

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Top 3 Fights To Watch At Cage Titans 46

A lot of eyes will certainly be focused on Madison Square Garden this Saturday for UFC 244 and the battle for the fictitious “BMF title” this weekend. In New England, the hardcore regional fan base will be swinging from the rafters of Plymouth Memorial Hall for Cage Titans 46. 

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This weekend V3 Fights returns to FloCombat with an 11-fight card set for Saturday night.