Submission Radio (AUS)

Submission Radio is Australia's biggest Mixed Martial Arts show. Featuring MMA's biggest guests, the latest news, hottest opinions and coverage of all MMA fights and events! Wanna know what pro fighters think and say? Each episode features the who's who of the pro fighting world. The show has a few simple mantras; promote Mixed Martial Arts, bring positivity to the sport, help fighters connect with their fans, and have fun.


Submission Radio #173 Luke Rockhold, Cobly Covington, Jon Anik

Sexy Surprise Announcement: 6:47
Colby Covington: 17:00
Luke Rockhold: 35:52
Jon Anik: 55:18
Movie Reviews: 1:20:29

Luke Rockhold returns to Submission Radio to discuss the injury that forced him to withdraw from his UFC 230 fight against Chris Weidman in New York, what the fight meant to him and how hard it was to make the decision, how soon he sees himself returning, possibly fighting on the undercard of UFC 232 where Jon Jones makes his return, whether it would be at middleweight or light heavyweight, why Daniel Cormier won't fight at light heavyweight again, if he'd prefer to see DC face Brock Lesnar or Jon Jones, what's next for Khabib Nurmagomedov, and more!

Colby Covington returns to Submission Radio to discuss his health and when he sees himself being ready to fight, the UFC making a mistake by not having him vs. Tyron Woodley at UFC 230 in New York, the Nick Diaz match-up falling through for UFC 230, his tweets about Khabib Nurmagomedov getting him suspended from Twitter, Ben Askren saying he's 98% likely to come over to the UFC, Jon Jones returning at UFC 232 against Alexander Gustafsson and what kind of Jones Colby expects, and more!

Jon Anik returns to discuss his four-year contract extension with the UFC, the move from FOX to ESPN, critiquing his own work, the UFC's strict rules about his facial hair, commentating the brawl at UFC 229 between team Khabib and Team McGregor, the blood on his shirt from the Tony Ferguson/Anthony Pettis fight, Daniel Cormier risking his Brock Lesnar payday to step in on short notice against Derrick Lewis, who Cormier should face next, and more!

01:30:09 10/24/2018

Past Episodes

Dave Meltzer: 7:01
Bas Rutten: 30:01
UFC 229 Behind The Scenes (w/ The Backfist Boys): 1:06:10

Bas Rutten returns to Submission Radio to discuss the aftermath of UFC 229, Khabib Nurmagomedov beating Conor McGregor and his post-fight actions, his ultimatum to the UFC, angling for a fight against Floyd Mayweather, if a rematch would look any different, Fedor Emelianenko beating Chael Sonnen and being set to face Ryan Bader in the finals of the Bellator Grand Prix, Derrick Lewis taking on Daniel Cormier at UFC 230, Bare Knuckle Boxing, PFL, his acting on GTA 4 and lots more!

Dave Meltzer returns to Submission Radio to discuss the PPV numbers from UFC 229, what it means for Khabib and Conor McGregor's drawing power going forward, if the UFC could've drawn those numbers without using the bus incident as the core of their promotion, Eddie Alvarez signing with ONE Championship and why the UFC let him go, Derrick Lewis being desperately slotted in against Daniel Cormier at UFC 230 and how it could affect plans with Brock Lesnar, and more!

James Lynch, Hunter Homistek and Anthony Walker discuss UFC 229 fight week from a media perspective and share stories from behind the scenes.

01:33:03 10/17/2018

FC 229 Press Conference: 2:42
Thanks to Musashi: 10:34
Thanks to Air Asia: 14:31
Robin Black UFC 229 Preview: 18:58
Mike Winkeljohn: 38:44
Luke Rockhold: 1:00:49

Luke Rockhold returns to Submission Radio to discuss his upcoming fight against Chris Weidman at UFC 230, the difference in the fighters today compared to when they fought last, why the fight interested him, possibly getting another title shot with a win, Israel Adesanya vs. Derek Brunson, as well as Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor at UFC 229, the crazy press conference and how Khabib handled Conor's insults, the fight itself and more!

Coach Mike Winkeljohn returns to Submission Radio to discuss Jon Jones' 15-month suspension at the hands of USADA, why Wink thinks the suspension should've been shorter, the notion that Jon Jones "snitched" on his teamates in order to get a lesser sentance, Dana White's comments on the team being in turmoil, what's next for Holly Holm, Michelle Waterson at UFC 229, Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor and more!

Robin Black returns to Submission Radio to break down Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor at UFC 229 and discuss the mental warfare from the press conference.

01:22:44 9/26/2018

Sean Sheehan returns to discuss all the action and big moments from UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till, including Tyron Woodley's win over Till, where Darren Till's future lies, Tatiana Suarez's destruction of Carla Esparza, Zabit Magomedsharipov picking up another dominant win, Jessica Andrade laying out Karloina Kowalkiewicz and more!

Special thanks: 7:20
Sean Sheehan returns: 9:22
Tyron Woodley's win over Darren Till: 14:00
What's next for Valentina Shevchenko: 33:15
Tatiana Suarez's win and what's next: 36:13
Zabit Magomedsharipov's win: 38:30
Jessica Andrade flatlining Karlolina: 41:55
Mark Hunt vs. Aleksei Oleinik predictsion: 44:33

00:50:46 9/10/2018

Joined by Jimmy Smith, John Morgan and Tommy Toe Hold, this week's episode is dedicated to previewing UFC 228: Woodley vs. Till and the big fights on the card!

Special Announcement #1: 2:46
Special Announcement #2: 7:00
John Morgan talks UFC 228 + more: 11:26
Tommy Toe Hold brings laughs: 40:45
Jimmy Smith breaks down Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till + more: 44:20

Jimmy Smith gives detailed analysis of Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till, the weight-cutting drama surrounding the event and Kamaru Usman being the back-up fighter, as well as Nicco Montano vs. Valentina Shevchenko and Zabit Magomedsharipov as a massive UFC prospect.

John Morgan returns to preview UFC 228 and also weigh in on Jon Jones' potential return at UFC 230 and the feud between Donald Cowboy Cerrone and Coach Mike Winkeljohn.

Tommy Toe Hold brings laughs...oh so many laughs!

01:12:14 9/5/2018

Brett Okamoto: 5:26
Curtis Blaydes: 22:33
Stephen Thompson: 40:43
Kevin Lee: 1:15:18

Kevin Lee returns to Submission Radio to discuss what's next for him after Anthony Pettis got booked to face Tony Ferguson at UFC 229, Justin Gaethje's win over James Vick at UFC Lincoln, his feud with Al Iaquinta and the rumors of them fighting at UFC Milwaukee, Nate Diaz vs. Dustin Poirier and the lightweight division title picture, who wins between Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor at UFC 229, rolling with Dillon Danis and the $100,000 challenge, hanging out and partying with Tai Tuivasa and Tyson Pedro and more!

Curtis Blaydes returns to Submission Radio to discuss his rematch against Francis Ngannou at UFC China, how this fight came together and why the Stipe Miocic fight fell through, if he spoke to Miocic about it, how long he's wanted to avenge the loss to Ngannou, why that fight helped shape his career, his thoughts on Francis' lackluster loss to Derrick Lewis at UFC 226 and which Ngannou he expects to show up against him, Brock Lesnar getting the title shot against Daniel Cormier and what it says about the UFC and sport of MMA, how he'll promote himself moving forward, his thoughts on Conor McGregor vs. Khabib Nurmaogomedov and more!

Stephen Thompson returns to Submission Radio to discuss the rumors of him possibly facing Robbie Lawler on the first UFC Fight Night on ESPN card, Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till at UFC 228 and how he thinks it plays out, Kamaru Usman being the backup and if he thinks Till will make weight, the fiasco surrounding his own fight against Till and how he looks back on it, why he's focusing more on his offensive wrestling now, Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor at UFC 229, the YouTube Red series Cobra Kai, modeling and hanging out with Miss Universe and more!

Brett Okamoto returns to Submission Radio to discuss UFC Lincoln and what's next for Justin Gaethje after beating James Vick, how likely it is that Nate Diaz ends up fighting Dustin Poirier at UFC 230, Kamaru Usman being the backup against Tyron Woodley in case Darren Till doesn't make weight, if it's fair that Woodley may have to face a last-minute opponent, Tony Ferguson vs. Anthony Pettis, if Conor McGregor not fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 205 was a good thing considering how big the fight is now, and more!

01:44:42 8/29/2018

Al Iaquinta: 5:16
Jack Swagger: 25:42
Israel Adesanya: 54:32
John Morgan: 1:17:16

Israel Adesanya returns to Submission Radio to discuss his upcoming fight against Derek Brunson at UFC 230, Derek calling him skinny and their interactions at the UFC press conference, how their styles mix, their social media feud, wanting to fight the killers in his division, if he thinks Jon Jones might main-event the card, what he's been working on in the gym, possibly fighting Robert Whittaker next, his interactions with fans what he dislikes about being famous, people being real with him, who he thinks wins between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov and more!

Al Iaquinta returns to Submission Radio to discuss why he wants to face Tony Ferguson next, where Ferguson currently sits in the division, their Twitter back and forth, disputing Kevin Lee's claims of being the A-side, his conversations with Sean Shelby and his relationship with the UFC, how likely it is that he fights at UFC 230, why he's more healthy than he's been in years, returning to Australia and more!

Former WWE superstar Jack Swagger, now known as Bellator's Jake Hager, makes his Submission Radio debut to discuss his transition from pro wrestling to MMA, his training progression, sparring with Dave Batista, if he'll still fight in 2018, Brock Lesnar's wrestling abilities and if they ever wrestled seriously backstage, having to shoot on other pro wrestlers during matches, Daniel Cormier's wrestling, Ronda Rousey's move to WWE, the Bellator heavyweight grand prix and more!

John Morgan returns to Submission Radio to look back at Bellator 204 and help preview the UFC Lincoln card, featuring Justin Gaethje vs. James Vick in the main event.

01:43:24 8/22/2018

Jake Ellenberger: 9:15
Esther Lin & Casey Ledyon: 28:07
Mike Perry: 57:14
Anthony Smith: 1:11:38

Mike Perry makes his Submission Radio debut to discuss his fight against Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone, their friendly history and training together at Jackson/Winkeljohn's, his sparring session against Darren Till ahead of his fight against Tyron Woodley, giving Darren advice, Colby Covington, where a win over Cerrone would put him in the division and more!

Anthony Smith makes his Submission Radio debut to discuss his fight against Volkan Oezdemir, why Volkan is in fact stealing his own gimmick, Daniel Cormier holding up the division by not revealing his plans, why Anthony isn't chasing DC specifically, Brock Lesnar jumping the queue at heavyweight instead of Stipe Miocic getting a rematch, being too old to talk trash anymore, his meteoric rise at light heavyweight, his encounter with John Morgan from a few years ago, and lots more!

Jake Ellenberger returns to Submission Radio ahead of his fight against Bryan Barbarena to talk about the last few years of his career, the ups, the downs, not being able to sleep after the Ben Saunders loss, why he feels like he can still show the best version of himself, training with Edmond Tarverdyan and if he regrets it, how family changed his perspective on fighting, if he has concerns that his job is on the line in this fight, and more!

Esther Lin and Casey Leydon of MMA Fighting make their Submission Radio debut to talk about their story as the premiere photographer and videographers in MMA, how they got their start, working together as a couple, meeting Ariel Helwani for the first time, the infamous UFC 199 incident, their favourite MMA events that they've covered and more!

01:42:16 8/15/2018

James Vick: 8:25
Dan Kelly: 23:09
Bas Rutten: 37:27
Luke Thomas: 1:07:30

James Vick returns to Submission Radio to discuss his upcoming fight against Justin Gaethje at UFC Lincoln, their fiery exchange at the UFC's 25th anniversay press conference, being around Justin backstage and in the hotel, Nate Diaz storming out when Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor was announced, Michael Chiesa and Kevin Lee turning down fights against him, if a win over Justin would make him a more appealing match-up for other fighters in the division, his assessment of Gaethje's skills and more!

Bas Rutten returns to Submission Radio to break down the big fight between Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor, if there's anything Conor can do to thwart Khabib's takedowns and general grappling effectiveness, Nate Diaz vs. Dustin Poirier and how that fight is likely to play out, who would be a more exciting opponent for GSP out of Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov, Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till and if punishments should be harsher for fighters that miss weight, plus, lots more!

Dan Kelly returns to Submission Radio to officially announce that his next fight will be his last, why he's decided to retire, the physical toll that his body has taken and the eye injury he suffered in his last fight, having his son involved in his final fight, wanting to retire on an Australian card, Zak Cummings as his final opponent, being out of contract with the UFC and what his communications have been like with them, what the next chapter of his life will look like, the upcoming fighters at his gym and more!

Luke Thomas returns to discuss the aftermath of UFC 227 and which match-ups make sense next, GSP saying Demetrious Johnson might become more popular after his loss, Nate Diaz storming out of the UFC press conference and the fight against Dustin Poirier being in jeopardy, who could possibly headline UFC 230 at Madison Square Garden, how big of a star Khabib Nurmagomedov could be if he beat Conor McGregor and GSP, the UFC's decision not to do a world tour for UFC 229 and more!

01:46:34 8/8/2018

Joined by Jimmy Smith, John Morgan and Tommy Toe Hold, this week's episode is dedicated to previewing UFC 227: Dillashaw vs. Garbrandt and the big fights on the card!

GSP Live in Australia! 2:25
John Morgan: 10:54
Tommy Toe Hold: 36:15
Jimmy Smith: 39:46

John Morgan returns to look back on UFC Calgary, whats's next for Dustin Poirier, Dana White's Contender Series and some predictions for UFC 227.

Jimmy Smith takes an in-depth look at TJ Dillashaw vs. Cody Garbrandt 2 and Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo 2, breaking down each match-up.

Tommy Toe Hold reminds you why you should be excited for this weekend's fights!

01:10:59 8/1/2018

Shoutouts and people to thank: 2:36
John Morgan: 10:05
Brief Michael Bisping cameo: 11:49
Alex Volkanovski: 27:09
Colby Covington: 47:27
Luke Rockhold: 1:08:46

Luke Rockhold returns to Submission Radio to discuss the leg injury that forced him out of his fight against Alexander Gustafsson at UFC 227, Daniel Cormier's win at UFC 226 against Stipe Miocic, why he wanted to kick Brock Lesnar's butt and why he's not a fan of Brock getting the title shot, Yoel Romero trying to challenge Cormier and if Rockhold would like a rematch at light heavyweight, Luke's plans for the light heavyweight division now that it looks like DC won't return, being the face of Ralph Lauren Blue Polo and more!

Colby Covington returns to Submission Radio to discuss life as the UFC interim welterweight champion, his persona and why he acts the way that he does, fighters not understanding what MMA is actually about, his Twitter feud with Nick Diaz, Daniel Cormier vs. Brock Lesnar and their altercation being criticized, Jon Jones aligning himself with Tyron Woodley, if he expects to run into Jon Jones in the near future, the latest update on fighting Tyron Woodley and when he expects it to happen and more!

Alex Volkanovski returns to Submission Radio to discuss his big win at UFC Boise against Darren Elkins, just how badly his injury affected him, his callout of Chad Mendes, the reason he put Chad on blast for his failed drug test, never being injury-free in any of his fights, climbing the UFC rankings, his life as a father and more!

John Morgan returns to discuss the aftermath of UFC Boise, the feud between Brendan Schaub vs. Dana White and also look forward to UFC Germany.

01:34:26 7/18/2018

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