Duane Ludwig joins Josh and Sammy to talk about the future for Duane and TJ Dillashaw in their flyweight title bout, how MMA pays athletes, Duane's history and coaching, Team Alpha Male drama and more.
BJPENN Radio returns tonight at 8PM ET/5PM PT with more of what you crave! 8:15PM ET- Kicking things off we are joined by former K-1 MAX champ and UFC welterweight turned world-renowned coach, Duane “Bang” Ludwig. Calling us from Holland, we’ll catch up with Duane about his journey of coaching athletes under his Bang Muay Thai system and growing as a martial artist himself. You’ll hear the latest on TJ Dillashaw’s preparation for UFC 217 and the opportunity to reclaim his title agains former teammate Cody Garbrandt. Also, we’ll get Ludwig’s expert opinion and analysis for the stacked card at UFC 217, his thoughts on May-Mac and Conor’s future in boxing, as well as the talk of Ronda Rousey fighting one last time against Cyborg. Always an informative and entertaining conversation with “Bang!” 8:40PM ET- Closing out the show this evening we will be talking to “The Texecutioner” James Vick. It was announced this week that James would be fighting Joe Duffy at UFC 217 and we’ll be breaking down the matchup. James will give us his take on the landscape of the division and discuss the faults in the current ranking system, and how he feels about competing in Madison Square Garden. He’ll also explain why he believes the top lightweights in the UFC are refusing to fight him and why he’ll be the champ by the end of 2018 if all goes according to plan. All that and much more! Stay tuned every Wednesday, Penn Nation! Be sure to subscribe and share!
Duane Ludwig is a former mixed martial arts fighter and currently is the head coach of Team Alpha Male. TJ Dillashaw is a mixed martial arts fighter currently fighting in the bantamweight division of the UFC.