MORNING KOMBAT WITH LUKE THOMAS AND BRIAN CAMPBELL

Showtime Presents: Morning Kombat with Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell! Luke is a former Marine Sergeant and the Sr. MMA Analyst for CBS Sports. Brian Campbell is the CBS Sports Sr. Insider for all things Combat. Together they will cover everything happening in the world of Boxing and MMA, including talking to the fighters, promoters and especially you, THE FANS! Morning Kombat has expanded to multiple days a week so If you love combat sports, please subscribe so you don’t miss an episode of MORNING KOMBAT!

MORNING KOMBAT WITH LUKE THOMAS AND BRIAN CAMPBELL

Showtime Presents: Morning Kombat with Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell! Luke is a former Marine Sergeant and the Sr. MMA Analyst for CBS Sports. Brian Campbell is the CBS Sports Sr. Insider for all things Combat. Together they will cover everything happening in the world of Boxing and MMA, including talking to the fighters, promoters and especially you, THE FANS! Morning Kombat has expanded to multiple days a week so If you love combat sports, please subscribe so you don’t miss an episode of MORNING KOMBAT!

Most Recent Episode

  • UFC 277 | Shevchenko to 135? | Tank Davis vs. Rolly Romero | Canelo-GGG | Ep. 305

    On Episode 305 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down the recently released UFC 277 fight card. Which fights are they most excited for? Next up the guys discuss Valentina Shevchenko's comments about moving back up to 135. Is this the right move? The guys transition to some boxing talk to preview Gervonta Davis vs. Rolando Romero and discuss Canelo vs. GGG being announced for September. The boys close out the show with some quick hitters and Fan submissions.

    (14:20) - UFC 277 Card Revealed

    (33:15) - Shevchenko Interested in Pena-Nune Winner

    (43:30) - Gervonta Davis vs. Rolando Romero

    (63:20) - Canelo vs. GGG Trilogy 

    (76:20) - Ice Wars

    (83:15) - Fan Submissions

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Episodes of This Show

  • Luke's Top 5 Fights of the Weekend | Extra Credit Ep. 21

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 21 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit to break down his five favorite fights from the weekend. 

    (2:10) - Tye Ruotolo vs. Garry Tonon

    (7:00) - Chase Hooper vs. Felipe Colares

    (14:00) - Uros Medic vs. Omar Morales

    (20:00) - Akhmed Aliev vs. Darrell Horcher

    (23:00) - Chidi Njokuani vs. Dusko Todorovic

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  • UFC Fight Night: Vieira Def. Holm | David Benavidez | Paul vs. Silva? | 304

    On Episode 304 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down the latest news in the combat sports world. The guys start by recapping the weekend events, including Ketlen Vieira scoring a disputed split decision victory over Holly Holm in the UFC's main event on Saturday. Plus, David Benavidez made quick work of David Lemieux and is Jake Paul vs Anderson Silva finally a fight to make?


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  • Dustin Poirier Speaks | Amanda Nunes | UFC Paris | UFC Fight Night 206 | Ep. 303

    On Episode 303 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down the latest news in the combat sports world. The guys start by breaking down Dustin Poirier's comments about a potential Colby Covington fight. They boys also discuss Amanda Nunes' reasons for leaving ATT. UFC announced that they will have their first ever event in Paris on September 3rd. The boys also preview UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Vieira and David Benavidez vs. David Lemieux. They guys close out this Friday's episode with some dead wrongs and fan submissions.

    (12:40) - Dustin Poirier Speaks

    (27:45) - Nunes Details Leaving ATT

    (38:10) - PFL 50/50 Split

    (68:40) - UFC Fight Night 206 Preview

    (95:00) - Quick Hitters

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  • Glover Teixeira: UFC Champion, King of Connecticut, UFC 275 Main Event | Morning Kombat RSD

    Room Service Diaries is back and UFC light heavyweight champion Glover Teixeira is in studio to launch the new revamped version. The boys discuss Glover illegally coming to the US, Meeting Chuck Liddell and much more. You won't want to miss this one.

    (1:30) - Winning the Title

    (6:10) - Coming to the United States Illegally

    (11:25) - Meeting Dana White/ Pre UFC Run

    (19:30) - Meeting Chuck Liddell

    (24:30) - Making it to the UFC

    (27:00) - Jon Jones

    (29:30) - Losing in the UFC

    (34:40) - Jon Jones at Heavyweight

    (38:00) - Life Outside the UFC

    (44:17) - Fighter Health

    (46:25) - Jiri Prochazka

    (48:30) - Changing his Style

    (49:50) - Teixeira MMA & Fitness

    (51:50) - Connecticut Life

    (57:10) - Marco Ruas

    (58:50) - Brazilian MMA

    (01:02:40) - Brazilian Nuts

    (01:03:40) - Glover's Boxing

    (01:04:50) - Career Goals

    (01:05:50) - Cory Anderson

    (01:08:10) - Becoming UFC Champion

    (01:13:30) - King of Connecticut

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  • Recap: UFC on ESPN 36 | Bellator 281 | Charlo Stops Castaño | Jaron Ennis | Ep. 302

    On Episode 302 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap a packed weekend in the combat sports world. The boys break down UFC on ESPN 36, Bellator 281 and Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castaño 2. Is there anything to take from the UFC on ESPN 36 main event before Rakic's knee injury? Did MVP deserve the nod in the Bellator 281 main event like Scott Coker said? What changes did Charlo make this time around versus last? The boys close out the show with some DM's from Donks and HYSTS.

    (10:10) - Jan Blachowicz

    (26:30) - Rest of UFC on ESPN 36

    (41:20) - Storley gets decision over MVP

    (59:25) - Jermell Charlo becomes undisputed

    (74:35) - Jaron Ennis

    (83:00) - DM's from Donks

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  • 🚨 Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castaño 2 Instant Reaction

    Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castaño 2. Brian also breaks down Jaron Ennis vs. Custio Clayton.

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  • Preview: UFC on ESPN 36 | Bellator 281 | Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castaño | Ep. 301

    On Episode 301 of morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC on ESPN 36, Bellator 281 and Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castaño. The guys also discuss Nate Diaz's twitter rant yesterday and Rose Namajunas offering to help Joanna Jedrzejczyk. The boys close the show with some dead wrongs.

    (12:20) - UFC on ESPN 36 Preview

    (35:30) - Bellator 281 Preview

    (49:30) - Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castaño Preview

    (01:18:00) - Nate Diaz Goes OFF

    (86:30) - Rose Offers to Train Joanna

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  • UFC 276 Card Revealed | Moreno-Kara-France 2 | Weekend Storylines | Ep. 300

    On Episode 300 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down a ton of news in the combat sports world. They start off by breaking down the UFC 276 card for international fight week. Where does this card rank among other IFWs? Brandon Moreno will face Kai Kara-France for the interim Flyweight title. Is this the right move? Brian Ortega vs. Yair Rodriguez is in the works for July. The guys close out the main topics by discussing this weekend's biggest storylines.

    (11:30) - UFC 276 Fight Card Announced

    (27:10) - Brandon Moreno vs. Kai Kara-France 2

    (34:55) - Nate Diaz vs. UFC

    (40:10) - Brian Ortega vs. Yair Rodriguez

    (49:30) - Weekend MMA Storylines

    (64:50) - Jermell Charlo vs. Brian Castano

    (77:00) - Fan Submissions

    (86:00) - Newlywed Game

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  • Brandon Royval's Ferocious Ground Game | Morning Kombat Extra Credit Ep. 20

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 20 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit. Luke breaks down a couple fights from UFC 274 that he didn't get to on episode 299 of Morning Kombat.

    (1:21) - Randy Brown vs. Khaos Williams

    (6:55) - Francisco Trinaldo vs. Danny Roberts

    (12:21) - Brandon Royval vs. Matt Schnell

    (18:10) - Lupita Godinez vs. Ariane Carnelossi

    (23:50) - Ovince Saint Preux vs. Shogun Rua

    (27:17) - Honorable Mentions

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  • UFC 274 Recap: Oliveira Submits Gaethje, Rose Loses | Bivol Upsets Canelo | Ep. 299

    After a big weekend in studio, Morning Kombat doesn't stop. The boys recap the massive weekend in combat sports. At UFC 274, Charles Oliveira Submit Justin Gaethje, but lost his title on the scale. Where does his legacy stand? Also, Rose Namajunas lost in a close decision to Carla Esparza. Was she right in being upset with the decision? Plus, Dmitry Bivol upset Canelo Alvarez. What's next for both fighters?

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  • Results: UFC 274: Oliveira-Gaethje | Namajunas-Esparza 2 | Chandler-Ferguson

    Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to Bellator 274. The guys break down Charles Oliveira vs. Justin Gaethje, Rose Namajunas vs. Carla Esparza 2, Michael Chandler vs. Tony Ferguson and much more!

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  • 🚨 Canelo Alvarez vs. Dmitry Bivol Instant Reaction

    Luke Thomas has you covered with an instant reaction to Canelo Alvarez vs. Dmitry Bivol.


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  • UFC 274 Picks | Canelo vs. Bivol | Bellator 281 | PFL | Fight Announcements | Ep. 298

    The Boys are back in studio for episode 298 of Morning Kombat! The boys start off the show with some UFC 274 picks. Who should you be putting your money on? They also preview Canelo Alvarez vs. Dmitry Bivol, Bellator 281 and PFL. The guys close out the main topics by breaking down a bunch of recent fight announcements.

    (13:00) - UFC 274 Picks

    (55:00) - Canelo Alvarez vs. Dmitry Bivol

    (70:00) - Bellator 280

    (79:00) - PFL Preview

    (81:00) - Fight Announcements


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  • UFC 274 Interviews: Rose Namajunas & Michael Chandler

    Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with a pair of UFC 274 interviews featuring Rose Namajunas and Michael Chandler. Brian Campbell and Michael Chandler discuss what he is expecting from an aging Tony Ferguson, which fights he is targeting after Tony and much more. Luke and Rose discuss what has changes since Rose's first fight with Carla Esparza, where she expects to be in five years and how the Jessica Andrade Slam fixed her injury.

    (2:30) - Michael Chandler

    (19:50) - Rose Namajunas

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  • UFC 274 Preview: Oliveira-Gaethje | Namajunas-Esparza | Chandler-ferguson | Ep. 297

    On episode 297 Luke and Brian are focused on breaking down UFC 274. They start by breaking down Charles Oliveira vs. Justin Gaethje, Rose Namajunas vs. Carla Esparza and Michael Chandler vs. Tony Ferguson. But that's not all... The boys also have a discussion about all the forgotten MMA greats on this card and share their favorite prelim fight. They close out the show with some fan submissions.

    (13:15) - Potential Fight Leaks

    (28:40) - Charles Oliveira vs. Justin Gaethje

    (50:10) - Rose Namajunas vs. Carla Esparza

    (01:08:30) - Michael Chandler vs. Tony Ferguson

    (01:26:00) - UFC Veterans

    (01:38:20) - UFC 274 Prelims

    (01:44:15) - Fan Submissions

    (01:52:00) - Star Wars

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  • Vera-Font Recap | Gane-Tuivasa & Aspinall-Blaydes | Taylor def. Serrano | Ep. 296

    On episode 296 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian break down an epic weekend of fights. The guys start off the show by recapping Marlon Vera's win over Rob Font. They also break down the recent fight announcements of Ciryl Gane vs. Tai Tuivasa and Tom Aspinall vs. Curtis Blaydes. The boys transition to boxing and discuss Katie Taylor's win over Amanda Serrano. How big was this fight for women's boxing? We close out the last topic by discussing Shakur Stevenson's dominant win over Oscar Valdez.

    (12:00) - Marlon Vera Batters Rob Font

    (31:00) - UFC Heavyweight Matchmaking

    (43:00) - Taylor vs. Serrano

    (63:00) - Women’s Boxing

    (72:00) - Shakur Stevenson

    (84:00) - Dm's from Donks

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  • Results: Shakur Stevenson vs. Oscar Valdez & Katie Taylor vs. Amanda Serrano

    Brian Campbell has you covered with instant reactions to Shakur Stevenson vs. Oscar Valdez and Katie Taylor vs. Amanda Serrano.

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  • Canelo-Usman Twitter Spat | UFC on ESPN 35 | Stevenson-Valdez | Taylor-Serrano | EP. 295

    On Episode 295 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview a packed weekend of combat sports. The boys preview Shakur Stevenson vs. Oscar Valdez, Katie Taylor vs. Amanda Serrano and UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Vera. The guys also discuss Kamaru Usman and Canelo Alvarez twitter exchange and debate which fighter is correct in their assessment of the others sport. We close out the show with some Stipe Miocic vs. Jon Jones talk and Dead wrong.

    (10:00) - Canelo-Usman Twitter Spat

    (28:00) - Shakur Stevenson vs. Oscar Valdez

    (46:30) - Katie Taylor vs. Amanda Serrano

    (58:50) - UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Vera

    (76:50) - Jon Jones vs. Stipe Miocic

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  • McGregor vs. Volkanovski? | Weekend Storylines | Sterling vs. Cejudo | Ep. 294

    On Episode 294 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian look ahead to a packed weekend of fights. The boys start off by discussing the biggest storylines from UFC Fight Night: Font vs. Vera, Shakur Stevenson vs. Oscar Valdez and Katie Taylor vs. Amanda Serrano. Next up the guys break down Dana White's comments about a potential Alexander Volkanovski vs. Conor McGregor fight. The boys also discuss Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo. They close out the main topics with a PFL preview and some quick hitters.

    (6:50) - Weekend Storylines

    (49:40) - Volkanovski vs. McGregor

    (64:30) - Aljamain Sterling vs. Henry Cejudo

    (71:30) - PFL Preview

    (74:20) - Quick Hitters

    (86:20) - Truth or Trivia

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  • UFC Fight Night Recap | Tyson Fury KOs Whyte | Bellator 278 & 279 Roundup | Ep. 293

    Episode 293 is a big one. Luke and Brian breakdown Tyson Fury's big win over Dillian Whyte and discuss Fury's future. Plus, they recap UFC Fight Night and both Bellator events from Hawaii.

    (10:00) - Andrade Subs Lemos

    (24:00) - Barner, Jourdain, Puelles

    (35:00) - Fury KOs Whyte

    (59:10) - Fury vs. Ngannou

    (01:14:30) - Bellator 278 & 279

    (01:31:00) - DM's from Donks

    (01:40:00) - HYSTS

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  • 🚨 Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte Instant Reaction

    Brian Campbell has you covered with an instant reaction to Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte.


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  • Preview Show: Fury-Whyte | Bellator 278 & 279 | UFC Fight Night 205 | Ep. 292

    Episode 292 of Morning Kombat with Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have a packed preview show for the fans. They boys preview Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte, Bellator 278 & 279 and UFC Fight Night: Lemos vs. Andrade. The boys also recap Clay Collard's win over Jeremey Stephen in PFL. They close out the show with some quick hitters.

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  • Weekend MMA Storlines | Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte | PFL Preview | Ep. 291

    Episode 291 of Morning Kombat with Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are here to break down the latest news in the combat sports world. They start by looking ahead to this weekend's MMA fights. What should we be watching out for on Bellator 278, Bellator 279 and UFC Fight Night: Lemos vs. Andrade? Next the guys discuss Tyson Fury vs. Dillian Whyte. What are the biggest storylines heading into this fight? The boys close out the main topics with a PFL preview. What should we expect from Jeremy stephens PFL Debut? The boys close out the show by testing out a new segment and fan submissions.

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  • Daniel Kinahan and Mounir Lazzez: What Should MMA Media Do?

    Luke Thomas is here to break down Mounir Lazzez's post fight interview where Mounir shouted out Daniel Kinahan. What is MMA Medias role in this? How should this be handled? Luke Breaks it all down.

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  • Errol Spence Jr. Stops Yordenis Ugas | Bellator 277 & UFC Vegas 51 Recaps | Ep. 290

    Episode 290 of Morning Kombat with Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell is here as the boys breakdown a massive weekend in combat sports. In boxing, Errol Spence Jr. stopped Yordenis Ugas on SHOWTIME PPV. Will we finally get Spence vs. Crawford? Plus, in the UFC Belal Muhammad earned a decision victory over Vicente Luque. In Bellator, Patricio Pitbull got revenge over AJ McKee. Did the win prove Pitbull is better or did McKee get robbed by the judges?

    (10:30) - Spence Stops Ugas

    (37:00) - Belal Muhammad

    (51:00) - Borralho vs. Omar Gadzhiev

    (66:30) - McKee vs. Pitbull 2

    (77:15) - Nemkov vs. Anderson

    (85:50) - Dm's from Donks

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  • Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas Instant Reaction | Morning Kombat Post-Fight Show

    Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas.

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  • Bellator 277: McKee vs. Pitbull 2 | Nemkov vs. Anderson | Morning Kombat Post-Fight Show

    Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell have you covered with an instant reaction to Bellator 277. The guys discuss AJ McKee vs. Patricio Pitbull 2, Vadim Nemkov vs. Corey Anderson and much more.

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  • Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas | Bellator 277 | UFC Vegas 51 | Ep. 289

    Episode 289 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas and Brian Campbell are live in Dallas Texas to preview Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas. What are the keys to victory for each fighter? Next up the guys preview Bellator 277: McKee vs. Pitbull 2. Can AJ McKee defeat Pitbull again? Who wins the light heavyweight grand prix? UFC Vegas 51 is also Saturday so the guys break down Vicente Luque vs. Belal Muhammad 2. Henry Cejudo has re entered into the USADA testing pool. Who should he fight in his comeback? The boys close out the show with some quick hitters and dead wrong.

    (3:00) - Shawn Porter Interview

    (8:45) - Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas

    (41:10) - Bellator 277 Preview

    (63:15) - UFC Fight Night: Luque vs. Muhammad 2

    (69:00) - Henry Cejudo Enters USADA

    (70:45) - Quick Hitters

    (84:30) - Dead Wrong

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  • Alexander Volkanovski Explains the Uniqueness of His Style, Talks Lightweight Move | Alexander Volkanovski Interview

    Luke Thomas sits down with Alexander Volkanovski following his UFC 273 win over the Korean Zombie. What does Alexander think of his UFC 273 performance? Is Max Holloway his next fight or is he considering a move to 155? The guys discuss it all.

    (00:45) - Arriving in NYC

    (1:35) - Korean Zombie Gameplan/Fight

    (10:40) - Throwing in the towel

    (12:20) - Fan/Media Talk

    (14:45) - Max Holloway Trilogy

    (20:00) - Evolution on MMA

    (26:00) - Moving up to 155

    (28:45) - Luke Travels to Australia?

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  • Mackenzie Dern, Ian Garry Progress Report | Morning Kombat Extra Credit Ep. 19

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 19 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit. Luke breaks down a couple fights from UFC 273 that he didn't get to on episode 288 of Morning Kombat.

    (1:30) - Mackenzie Dern vs. Tecia Torres

    (9:30) - Mark O. Madsen vs. Vinc Pichel

    (14:54) - Ian Garry vs. Darian Weeks

    (20:00) - Raquel Pennington vs. Aspen Ladd

    (24:24) - Mike Malott vs. Mickey Gall

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  • UFC 273 Recap: Volkanovski, Sterling, Burns-Chimaev | Boxing Roundup | Ep. 288

    Episode 288 of Morning Kombat Luke Thomas is joined by Danny Segura to recap UFC 273. Alexander Volkanovski dominated the Korean Zombie, is it Max Holloway or 155 for Volk? Aljamain Sterling defeated Petr Yan in a close fight to unify the bantamweight titles. How did the guys score this fight? Khamzat Chimaev defeated Gilbert Burns in the most exciting fight of the night. How would Chimaev fare against Colby Covington or Kamaru Usman? The guys also recap Showtime Boxing, GGG and Ryan Garcia vs. Emannuel Tagoe. Luke and Danny close out the show with DM's from Donks and Odds & Ends.

    (8:00) - Alexander Volkanovski

    (31:45) - Sterling vs. Yan

    (47:00) - Chimaev Defeats Burns

    (64:30) - GGG

    (71:20) - Rest of Boxing

    (83:00) - Dm's from Donks

    (93:30) - Odds & Ends

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  • UFC 273 Results: Alexander Volkanovski vs. Korean Zombie | Chimaev-Burns | UFC 273 Post-Fight Show

    At UFC 273, UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski faces the Korean Zombie (Chan Sung Jung) in the main event. In the co-main event, UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling faces off against former champ and current interim champion Petr Yan in a highly-anticipated rematch. Rising sensation Khamzat Chimaev also takes on Gilbert Burns in the biggest bout of his young career in a welterweight showdown. We'll go over the UFC 273 results and more from the ESPN+ pay-per-view fight card on our UFC 273 post-fight show/instant reaction.

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  • UFC 273 Preview: Volkanovski-Korean Zombie | Sterling-Yan | Burns-Chimaev | Ep. 287

    Episode 287 of Morning Kombat is packed full of combat previews. The boys start off with the main event of UFC 273 Alexander Volkanovski vs. Aljamain Sterling. Aljamain Sterling and Petr Yan face off in a bantamweight unification bout. Next up the guys break down Gilbert Burns vs. Khamzat Chimaev and the rest of the UFC 273 card. The guys transition to boxing to discuss Gennadiy Golovkin vs. Ryota Murata, Ryan Garcia vs. Emmanuel Tagoe and Erickson Lubin vs. Sebastian Fundora. The boys close out the show with dead wrong.

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  • UFC 273: Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan | Gilbert Burns vs. Khamzat Chimaev | 286

    On episode 286 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian do a deep dive on UFC 273. They start of by discussing the biggest storylines for Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan and Gilbert Burns vs. Khamzat Chimeav. The guys also discuss Mackenzie Dern vs. Tecia Torres and Ian Garry vs. Darian Weeks. PFL announced their May 6th card headlined by Kayla Harrison. They boys close the show with some quick hitters and fan submissions

    (12:30) - Aljamain Sterling vs. Petr Yan

    (41:00) - Gilbert Burns vs. Khamzat Chimaev

    (64:00) - Rest of UFC 273

    (72:50) - PFL Drama

    (81:45) - Quick Hitters

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  • Alexander Volkanovski Explains Why Scrambling Opponents' Brains Has Made Him Champion | UFC 273

    At UFC 273, UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski will defend his title against Chan Sung Jung (the Korean Zombie). Before that, however, he stopped by MK to talk about that fight and the unique style he's developed that's put him at the top of the division. In this interview with Luke Thomas, he explains how his style of fighting 'scrambles the brains' of his opponents based on the overload of reads he forces them to make. Volkanovski also talked about the significance of his win over Jose Aldo, what beating the Korean Zombie would add to his resume or legacy, who he favors in the bantamweight title fight between Aljamain Sterling and Petr Yan plus so much more.

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  • UFC 273: Volkanovski vs Korean Zombie Storylines | The Weekend In Boxing | Ep. 285

    A big time episode 285 of MK is HERE. The boys begin previewing UFC 273 and discuss all the major storylines. Plus, they look ahead to an active weekend of boxing, including Erickson Lubin vs. Sebastian Fundora and GGG vs. Ryoto Murata.

    (9:30) - Volkanovski vs. Korean Zombie

    (33:30) - P4P List if Volkanovski Wins

    (46:40) - Best Outcome Saturday Night?

    (52:30) - GGG vs. Murata

    (66:00) - Boxing Lookahead

    (88:00) - DM's from Donks

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  • MK WINS! | Gilbert Burns Speaks | Spence & Charlo | Fan Questions | Ep. 284

    On Episode 284 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian open the show by celebrating their award for "Best Sports Podcast" at the Sports Podcast awards. What does that mean for the show? Next up the guys revisit the Gilbert Burns and Derrick James interviews. Who are these secret russian fighters training with Gilbert? Could Errol Spence Jr. really fight Jermell Charlo? The guys answer a few fan questions and close out the show with Dead wrong and a homework review of Encanto.

    (12:00) - MK Wins!

    (26:30) - Gilbert Burns Speaks

    (47:40) - Derrick James

    (74:00) - Fan Questions

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  • Interview: Gilbert Burns Ready for Khamzat Chimaev After Learning Lessons Against Kamaru Usman

    Brian Campbell and Luke Thomas sit down with Gilbert Burns ahead of his UFC 273 fight with Khamzat Chimaev. Why did he offer to fight Khamzat Chimaev? Who are the Russian wrestlers he brought in for this camp? What was it like fighting Kamaru Usman? What did he think of the Covington-Masvidal Miami fight? The guys discuss it all.

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  • UFC 275 in Singapore | Figueiredo-Moreno 4 or Kara-France | Fabricio Werdum | Ep. 283

    On Episode 283 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian discuss the announcement that UFC 275 will be in Singapore headlined by two title fights. What are the guys thoughts? Next up the guys discuss Deiveson Figueiredo calling for Kai Kara-France instead of Brandon Moreno. Who deserves the title shot? The final topic they discuss is Fabricio Werdum announcing he is retiring from MMA. The boys close out the show with Truth or Trivia and Fan Submissions.

    (11:30) - UFC 275

    (35:50) - Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno 4 or Kai Kara-France

    (44:30) - Fabricio Werdum

    (58:00) - Truth or Trivia

    (78:00) - Fan Submissions

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  • What Demetrious Johnson vs. Rodtang PROVED | Morning Kombat Extra Credit Ep. 18

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 18 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit. Luke breaks down a couple fights from UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus and One X that he didn't get to on episode 282 of Morning Kombat.

    (1:45) - Demetrious Johnson vs. Rodtang

    (9:13) - Adriano Moraes vs. Yuya WakaMatsu

    (13:00) - Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Shinya Aoki

    (17:05) - Alexa Grasso vs. Joanne Wood

    (20:32) - Chris Gutierrez vs. Danaa Batgerel

    (24:40) - Honorable Mentions

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  • Blaydes KOs Daukaus | Kara-France vs. Askarov | Nate Diaz | Boxing Recap | Ep. 282

    On Episode 282 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus. What's next for Curtis Blaydes and Kai Kara-France after huge wins? The guys discuss Nate Diaz requesting his release from the UFC. The boys close out the main topics by breaking down the boxing matches from this weekend. We're they impressed by Tim Tszyu's U.S. Debut? The boys close out the show with Dm's from Donks, HYSTS and odds and ends.

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  • McGregor & Masvidal Arrested | UFC Fight Night Blaydes-Daukaus | Tim Tszyu | Ep. 281

    Luke and Brian are down in South Florida for Episode 281 to Preview UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus. What fights should we be watching for? Next up the guys discuss Conor McGregor and Jorge Masvidal's arrests this week. What is going on with them? The guys also preview One Championship: One X. It's not all about MMA though as the guys discuss Tim Tszyu vs. Terrell Gausha and a few more fights. They close out the show with some quick hitters and dead wrong.

    (10:40) - UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus

    (55:00) - McGregor & Masvidal Arrested

    (64:30) - One Championship: One X

    (99:00) - Weekend Boxing Preview

    (89:00) - Quick Hitters

    (95:00) - Dead Wrong



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  • Masvidal Attacks Covington | Blaydes vs. Daukaus | Bellator News | Ep. 280

    Luke and Brian are down in South Florida for Episode 280 to discuss some big news out of the combat sports world. Reports that Jorge Masvidal has been arrested for felony battery surfaced late on Monday. What does this mean for his future? The boys discuss the biggest storylines heading into UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus. Next up the guys discuss a ton of Bellator news that broke this week. Tim Tszyu is set to make his U.S. debut this Saturday against Terrell Gausha. What do we need to know about Tim Tszyu? Finally they close out the main topics by breaking down the news that Devin Haney has been offered the George Kambosos Jr. unification fight due to Vasiliy Lomachenko opting to stay in Ukraine. The boys close out the show with some fan submissions.



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  • Molly McCann Scores HISTORIC KO at UFC London | Topuria, Mokaev, Craig, Shore | Ep. 17

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 17 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit. Luke breaks down a couple fights from UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Aspinall that he didn't get to on episode 279 of Morning Kombat.

    (1:15) - Molly McCann vs. Luana Carolina

    (9:26) - Ilia Topuria vs. Jai Herbert

    (15:49) - Paul Craig vs. Nikita Krylov

    (21:25) - Jack Shore vs. Timur Valiev

    (26:45) - Muhammad Mokaev vs. Cody Durden

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  • UFC Fight Night: Volkov-Aspinall Recap | McGregor vs Usman | Edgar Berlanga | Ep. 279

    On episode 279 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap a huge weekend of UFC fights. Tom Aspinall made short work of Alexander Volkov in the UFC main event. Is the Brit worth the hype after such a strong performance? Also, Arnold Allen and Paddy Pimblett continued their ascensions with big wins. Plus, they discuss the latest UFC rumors about a potential Conor McGregor vs. Kamaru Usman fight.


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  • UFC Fight Night: Volkov-Aspinall Preview | Adesanya vs. Covington Rumors | Ep. 278

    On episode 278 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Aspinall. Plus, they discuss the latest UFC rumors including a potential fight between Israel Adesanya and Colby Covington. Also, Namajunas vs. Esparza 2 has been added to UFC 274 and Edgar Berlanga returns the the boxing ring.

  • UFC Fight Night: Volkov-Aspinall | Dustin Poirier | Kevin Holland | Ep. 277

    On episode 277 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian discuss the biggest storylines heading into UFC Fight Night: Volkov vs. Aspinall. What other fights should we be looking out for on this card? Mike Brown said that Dustin Poirier has the size and power to move to 170. Do the guys agree? Kevin Holland stopped a shooting at a sushi restaurant. Alexander Volkanovski wants to fight Conor McGregor? The guys break it all down. The boys close out the show with the return of the Wheel of Death and Fan submission.

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  • Alex Pereira: Does He Beat Adesanya? | Morning Kombat Extra Credit Ep. 16

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 16 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit. Luke breaks down a couple fights from UFC Fight Vegas 50 that he didn't get to on episode 276 of Morning Kombat.

    (0:30) - SODIQ YUSUFF vs. ALEX CACERES

    (6:50) - DREW DOBER vs. TERRANCE MCKINNEY

    (12:40) - ALEX PEREIRA vs. BRUNO SILVA

    (19:15) - JAVID BASHARAT vs. TREVIN JONES

    (25:00) - MIRANDA MAVERICK vs. SABINA MAZO

    (30:00) - Honorable Mentions

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  • Recap: UFC Fight Night 203 & Bellator 276 | Wood vs. Conlan | Ep. 276

    On episode 276 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Ankalaev and Bellator 276. Magomed Ankalaev earned the unanimous decision victory over Santos. Can he be a title contender? Is this it for Thiago Santos? In Bellator, Adam Borics scored an impressive W vs. Mads Burnell. Did he show enough to think he has a chance against either Pitbull or AJ McKee?


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  • Preview: UFC Fight Night 203 & Bellator 276 | Chandler vs. Ferguson Booked | Ep. 275

    On episode 275 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Ankalaev and Bellator 276. What should we be looking for on these cards. Next up the guys break down the news that Michael Chandler will be facing Tony Ferguson at UFC 274. Is this the perfect fight for each guy? You won't want to miss this episode.

    (10:30) - UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Ankalaev

    (34:00) - Bellator 276

    (48:00) - Michael Chandler vs. Tony Ferguson

    (51:50) - One Championship

    (66:00) - Shobox

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  • Islam Makhachev Speaks Out | MMA Weekend Storylines | Kayla Harrison | Ep. 274

    On episode 274 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian discuss the biggest storylines heading into a packed weekend of combat sports. What should we be looking for at Bellator 276 and UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Anakalaev? Kayla Harrison re-signed with the PFL on a multi-year deal. Was this the correct choice for her? Islam Makhachev discussed why the Rafael Dos Anjos fight didn't get done. Was Dana White lying? The boys close out the show with Over/Under and Fan Submissions.

    (10:10) - MMA Weekend storylines

    (45:00) - Kayla Harrison

    (64:15) - Islam Makhachev Speaks

    (75:00) - Bellator 279

    (81:00) - Over/Under


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  • Kevin Holland Score Crucial Win | Morning Kombat Extra Credit Ep. 15

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 15 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit. Luke breaks down a couple fights from UFC 272 that he didn't get to on episode 273 of Morning Kombat.

    (1:00) - Kevin Holland vs. Alex Oliveira

    (6:10) - Sergey Spivak vs. Greg Hardy

    (13:30) - Jalin Turner vs. Jamie Mullarkey

    (19:10) - Marina Rodriguez vs. Yan Xiaonan

    (23:30) - Tim Elliott vs. Tagir Ulanbekov

    (28:25) - Honorable Mentions

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  • UFC 272 Recap: Covington Beats Masvidal | RDA, Mitchell Win | Boxing Recap | Ep. 273

    On episode 272 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap a WILD UFC 272 where Colby Covington took down Jorge Masvidal. Plus, Rafael dos Anjos dominated Renato Moican and Bryce Mitchell impressed in a win over Edson Barboza. The boys also breakdown all the big boxing events from the weekend, including Chocolatito beating Julio Cesar Martinez and Jose Ramirez defeating Jose Pedraza.

    (4:00) - Colby Covington Dominates Jorge Masvidal

    (21:25) - Rafael Dos Anjos

    (32:10) - Bryce Mitchell

    (41:10) - Chocolatito Defeats Julio Cesar Martinez

    (46:00) - Jose Ramirez defeats Jose Pedraza

    (52:00) - Dm's from Donks

    (68:50) - HYSTS

    (92:00) - Odds & Ends

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  • 🚨 UFC 272: Colby Covington vs. Jorge Masvidal Results | UFC 272 Post-Fight Show

    At UFC 272, welterweights and bitter enemies Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal battle in the ESPN+ pay-per-view main event. In the co-main event, Rafael dos Anjos faces Renato Moicano. Elsewhere on the fight card, Bryce Mitchell takes on Edson Barboza. The card also features Greg Hardy, Maryna Rodriguez and many others.

    (2:20) - Colby Covington vs. Jorge Masvidal

    (31:10) - Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Renato Moicano

    (43:40) - Bryce Mitchell vs. Edson Barboza

    (53:40) - Kevin Holland vs. Alev Oliveira

    (56:00) - Sergey Spivak vs. Greg Hardy

    (65:15) - Fan Questions

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  • UFC 272 Preview | Covington vs. Masvidal | Boxing Preview | Call Me Crazy | Ep. 272

    On episode 272 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian preview UFC 272: Covington vs. Masvidal. What are the keys to victory for each fighter? The guys also preview a pair of boxing fights this weekend (Jose Ramirez vs. Jose Pedraza and Chocolatito vs. Julio Cesar Martinez). They close out the show with Call Me Crazy and Dead Wrong.

    (00:08:00) - UFC 272 Preview

    (00:52:00) - Jose Ramirez vs. Jose Pedraza

    (01:01:00) - Chocolatito vs. Julio Cesar Martinez

    (01:07:00) - Call Me Crazy

    (01:28:00) - Dead Wrong

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  • UFC 272 Storylines | Conor McGregor | Chimaev-Burns | Cain Velasquez | Ep. 271

    On episode 271 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian discuss the biggest storylines ahead of UFC 272. Did Rafael Dos Anjos get the right replacement opponent? Dana White said that Conor McGregor could potentially jump the line at lightweight for a title shot. Is actually possible? Dana White also said that Khamzat Chimaev vs. Gilbert Burns is official for UFC 273. The guys close out the main topics with some quick hitters. What is going on with Cain Velasquez? Why did Dillian Whyte no show the Tyson Fury press conference? The boys break it all down.

    (8:45) - Cain Velasquez

    (20:20) - UFC 272 Storylines

    (39:20) - Conor McGregor

    (48:00) - Khamzat Chimaev vs. Gilbert Burns

    (55:20) - Errol Spence Jr. vs. Yordenis Ugas

    (66:00) - Quick Hitters

    (84:00) - Fan Submissions

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  • Colby Covington Resume Review | UFC 272: Covington-Masvidal

    The Resume Review is BACK! Luke and Brian will be breaking down Colby Covington's resume ahead of his UFC 272 fight with Jorge Masvidal. The guys relive Colby's journey to this grudge match.


    (00:00:00) - Intro

    (00:05:00) - Wang Anying vs. Colby Covington

    (00:08:00) - Wagner Silva vs. Colby Covington

    (00:08:20) - Mike Pyle vs. Colby Covington

    (00:11:15) - Warlley Alves vs. Colby Covington

    (00:17:05) - Colby Covington vs. Jonathan Meunier

    (00:17:25) - Colby Covington vs. Max Griffin

    (00:22:20) - Bryan Barberena vs. Colby Covington

    (00:24:40) - Dong Hyun Kim vs. Colby Covington

    (00:28:55) - Demian Maia vs. Colby Covington

    (00:36:50) - Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Colby Covington

    (00:42:00) - Colby Covington vs. Robbie Lawler

    (00:46:20) - Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington

    (00:49:45) - Colby Covington vs. Tyron Woodley

    (00:51:20) - Kamaru Usman vs. Colby Covington 2

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  • Arman Tsarukyan Is a PROBLEM | Extra Credit Ep. 14

    Luke Thomas is back with Episode 14 of Morning Kombat Extra Credit. Luke breaks down a couple fights from UFC Fight Night: Makhachev vs. Green that he didn't get to on episode 270 of Morning Kombat.

    (1:45) - Arman Tsarukyan vs. Joel Alvarez

    (6:00) - Armen Petrosyan vs. Gregory Rodrigues

    (11:15) - Ignacio Bahamondes vs. Rong Zhu

    (18:05) - Terrance McKinney vs. Fares Ziam

    (20:15) - Ramiz Brahimaj vs. Micheal Gillmore

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  • UFC Vegas 49 Recap | Bellator 275 | Taylor vs. Catterall | Canelo Alvarez | Ep. 270

    On episode 270 of Morning Kombat Luke and Brian recap a packed weekend of fights. The boys start off with UFC Vegas 49, Who's next for Islam Makhachev? Next up the guys recap Bellator 275. Is Gegard Mousasi the most underrated MMA fighter? Hector Luis Garcia got the upset over Chris Colbert. Where does each fighter go from here? Josh Taylor won a controversial decision over Jack Catterall. How did the boys score this fight? They close out the main topics by discussing Canelo Alvarez's new deal with DAZN.

    (8:30) - Islam Makhachev

    (23:30) - Mousasi bulldozes Vanderford

    (38:40) - Garcia Upsets Colbert

    (53:10) - Taylor vs. Catterall 

    (65:20) - Canelo Alvarez 

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