Ariel Helwani is joined by Luke Thomas, Mike Chiappetta and Sports Illustrated’s Jeff Wagenheim for another installment of the MMA Beat. Topics covered include:
- The UFC’s ambitious plans for international expansion
- UFC 166 – is Cain Velasquez vs. Junior dos Santos the greatest rivalry in UFC history?
- Where’s the buzz for UFC 166?
- Georges St-Pierre’s frustration with the UFC’s lack of support for his expanded drug testing efforts
- Did you really enjoy Jake Shields vs. Demian Maia?
- Rousimar Palhares’ refusal to release his heel hook on Mike Pierce and all the resultant controversy
- Bjorn Rebney, Ben Askren and the UFC
More from Bloody Elbow:
- Rousimar Palhares suspended by Brazilian commission for 120 days
- Gods of War: Marcelo Garcia
- Bjorn Rebney says he will let Ben Askren walk if UFC offers Askren an immediate title shot
- ONE FC 11 Video: Shinya Aoki talks about featherweight debut against Cody Stevens
- UFC Fight Night 29 results recap: Demian Maia vs. Jake Shields
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