BAS RUTTEN, PAT MILETICH, MAURO RANALLO AND MICHAEL SCHIAVELLO REACT TO MUHAMMAD ALI’S DEATH
Plus, Dana White Talks Conor McGregor and Ronda Rousey with Ron Kruck and Highlights from ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 38’
LOS ANGELES – June 3, 2016 – News that boxing legend Muhammad Ali had passed away broke just minutes before AXS TV’s weekly combat sports news show INSIDE MMA went live tonight. Series hosts Mauro Ranallo and UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten and AXS TV FIGHTS commentators UFC Hall of Famer Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello shared their thoughts Ali’s legacy: http://bit.ly/Ali_Tribute
UFC President Dana White spoke to INSIDE MMA and AXS TV FIGHTS correspondent Ron Kruck about the latest news on UFC champion Conor McGregor and fighters Ronda Rousey and Nate Diaz on tonight’s broadcast of AXS TV FIGHTS: RESURRECTION FIGHTING ALLIANCE 38: http://bit.ly/Kruck_and_White
Meanwhile in the octagon at RFA 38, Thiago Moises finally stopped Jamall Emmers in the fifth round with a TKO to cap off a finish-filled night of fights. Miletich and Schiavello break down the highlights here: http://bit.ly/RFA_38
Official results for RFA 38 are as follows:
Main Event – Lightweight Title Fight – Thiago Moises (8-1) finished Jamall Emmers (9-3) with a TKO in the fifth round (2:52).
Bantamweight Fight – Joe Murphy (9-3) defeated Vinicius Zani (8-5) via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28).
Lightweight Fight – Christos Giagos (12-5) knocked out Karen Daradebyan (12-6) via punches in the first round (1:42).
Welterweight Fight – Nick Barnes (11-1) defeated Jose Diaz (6-1) via unanimous decision at (29-28, 29-28, 29-28).
Bantamweight Fight – Albert Morales (6-0) finished Mario Israel (10-2) 20 seconds into the first round via TKO (punches).
Lightweight Fight – Jason Gonzalez (10-2) scored a second round TKO (strikes) to defeat Chris Padilla (7-1) at 3:14 in round two.
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