Episode 091 – UFC St. Petersburg: Overeem vs. Oleinik
The UFC visited St Petersburg for great MMA action. At Combat Sports Talk, we live by rule number 1, never bet against the Russians, but UFC veteran Alistair Overeem looked to disprove the heuristic by facing MMA journeyman Aleksei Oleinik in the main event. ISLAM Makhachev put on a show and Roxanne Modafferi challenged Antonina Shevchenko, the sister of the women’s 125 lb champion, Valentina Shevchenko in a match that if she won, the Happy Warrior might take another step to a title shot. Ryan and KC cover key headlines in the MMA world and preview Bellator 220: Macdonald vs. Fitch and UFC Sunrise: Jacare vs. Hermansson.