UFC Middleweight champion Michael Bisping calls in to talk about his first title defense at UFC 204 against Dan Henderson, adjusting to the early morning fight time, what's truly at stake for this fight, the state of the Middleweight division, and more. Also, radio presenter Christian O'Connell joins the show to discuss the parallels between comedy and fighting, Bisping/Henderson, and the signs of an advanced democracy. Plus, Matt Serra calls Jim and guest co-host Luis J. Gomez from his family vacation to Disney World.
Some of the highlights from Episode 31 of UFC Unfiltered include:
Christian picks Bisping over Hendo
Christian talks about the UFC thriving in a bubble wrapped world
Bisping on learning from the famous UFC 100 knockout
Bisping's not retiring, he's making too much money
Bisping says to bet the house he'll win at UFC 204
Fans voices come first
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