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Unfiltered Episode 253: Usman

Kamaru Usman, Elias Theodorou, Paul Felder, and UFC 231 Recap

First, #14 UFC Lightweight contender, and UFC 231 commentator, Paul Felder calls in and helps recap all the action from Toronto, discuss his own fight against James Vick, give his thoughts on Kevin Lee vs. Al Iaquinta 2, and more. 

Then, Elias “The Spartan” Theodorou makes his first appearance on the show and talks about his big win over Eryk Anders, how he developed his striking style, his fight for a medical cannabis TUE from USADA, and more. Then, “The Nigerian Nightmare” Kamaru Usman calls in and talks about his dominant win over RDA at the TUF 28 Finale, who he’d rather fight next, Tyron Woodley or Colby Covington, Ben Askren calling him out, and more. Plus, the guys go over their UFC 231 picks and recap the amazing card from Toronto.

Full Episode

Felder on who he was leaning towards before Holloway vs. Ortega, and on Max’s performance

Felder on Kevin Lee vs. Ragin Al 2

Elias on the scoring of his UFC 231 win over Eryk Anders

Elias on wanting a TUE from USADA for medical cannabis

Kamaru on receiving praise from Dana White following his TUF 28 Finale win over RDA

Kamaru says Tyron and Colby need to fight so he can get his shot at the UFC Welterweight title

Kamaru responds to Ben Askren’s social media callouts