Freddie Roach Discusses the ‘Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather’ Rumors on AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA

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In Honor of Memorial Day, U.S. Marine Brian Stann and ‘American Patriot’ Don Frye Discuss Their Work For America’s Heroes

Regian Eersel Stuns Jo Nattawut To Cap Off a Knockout-Filled Night of Muay Thai Action on ‘AXS TV FIGHTS: LION FIGHT 29

LOS ANGELES – May 27, 2016 – Hall of Fame Trainer Freddie Roach called in to AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA tonight to talk with series hosts Mauro Ranallo and Bas Rutten about the rumored boxing match between UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor and undefeated multiple-world champion boxer Floyd Mayweather. In this clip, Roach discusses recently meeting with Mayweather, what he’s heard about McGregor’s boxing skills, and if he is open to training McGregor:

In honor of Memorial Day this Monday, INSIDE MMA featured two fighters who have dedicated themselves to supporting veterans in and outside of the cage:

Retired UFC fighter and U.S. Marine Brian Stann joined the show to discuss his thoughts on the holiday weekend, helping military veterans through his nonprofit organization Hire Heroes USA, and if he would ever run for political office:

MMA legend Don Frye invited INSIDE MMA correspondent Ron Kruck to is ranch in Arizona where he discussed adopting his “American Patriot” persona—donning stars and stripes inside the cage during his storied fighting career—along with his work with veterans since retiring:

Muay Thai fighting returned to AXS TV FIGHTS tonight in thrilling fashion as powerful middleweight Regian Eersel scored a fifth round knockout against Joe Nattawut in the headlining bout on LION FIGHT 29. AXS TV FIGHTS commentators Pat Miletich and “The Voice” Michael Schiavello break down the night’s action, which featured five finishes in six fights, in this week’s highlight reel:

Lion Fight 29 Official Results:

Main Event – Middleweight Fight – Regian Eersel (40-4) knocked out Jo Nattawut (56-6-2) with a head kick at 2:02 in the fifth round.

Co-Main Event – Lightweight Fight – Ognjen Topic (19-11) defeated Dechsakda Sitsongpeenong (67-27-4) by majority decision (49-45, 48-46, 47-47).

Lightweight Fight – Travis Clay (2-0) landed a head kick to knock out Julio Pena (4-1) at 2:45 in round two.

Featherweight Fight – John Nofer (8-1) finished Jared Tipton (1-2) with a liver kick (KO) at 1:57 in round four.

Welterweight Fight – Asa Ten Pow (2-0) defeated Bryce Lawrence (2-2) with a TKO as the referees stopped the fight at 1:34 in the fourth round.

Welterweight Fight – Diego Llamas (8-2) landed a clean punch to the head of P.J. Sweda (1-1) to win a KO victory at 2:42 in round two.


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