The Fight Cave MMA Podcast

Taped at the EVERLAST Studio, in New York City, The Fight Cave takes you inside the Fight game through in depth discussions and interviews with top fighters and industry insiders. A focus on MMA, but a love for all combat sports... if it has to do with Fighting, you can find it in The Fight Cave. Hosted by Matt Culley. Matt, a Long Island, NY native, is a longtime Martial Artist and fight fan, with years of experience in the fight industry. His background includes fighting, competing, owning a Martial Arts school, training with fighters, managing fighters, and founding combat sports site Matt is also a Brown belt in Brazilian Jui-Jitsu.
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Jan 25, 2017

Host Matt Culley and Sergio DaSilva debut the Fight Cave Five.  Jimmie "El Terror" Rivera (20-1) joins The Fight Cave and talks all about the 135 weight class, weight cuts, training, fight camp, UFC, and much more.  Jimmie's last fight was against Urijah Faber, which he won by UD.  Rivera also talks about TJ Dillashaw, Cody Garbrandt, Dennis Bermudez, Bryan Caraway, Dominick Cruz, and the Sonnen VS Ortiz fight.

They discuss the UFC Fight Night: Shevchenko VS Pena card.  Sergio presents a new idea for scoring.  

Fight News discusses the latest in the various fighter associations.

Jan 23, 2017

Bonus Episode with Gregor "The Gift" Gillespie (8-0): "I would love to lose you on my back wheel." 

Listen to what #TeamEverlast athlete, Gillespie, has been up to since his UFC debut, when he plans on fighting next, and who he calls out for a bike race and fishing competition!  

Jan 19, 2017

Matt and Sergio talk to UFC fighters Will "Ill Will" Brooks, Dennis "The Menace" Bermudez, and Phillipe "Super" Nover about their careers, future fights, BJ Penn's loss to Yair Rodriguez, UFC 208, and UFC 209.  Kyle Antonelli delivers Fight News.

Check out @TheFightCave instagram to see the picture Sergio talks about with Dennis.  

Jan 11, 2017

Matt Culley and Sergio DaSilva are joined by Rob Haydak, President of Alliance MMA and former CEO of Cage Fury Fighting Championships.  They talk about the company's premier promotional opportunities for aspiring MMA fighters, regional promotions, upcoming fighters, and past fighters Haydak has identified like UFC fighter Paul Felder.  

AMMA is the only majorly traded MMA company on the stock market.  They have 7 regional MMA promotions across the US, including CFFC, HFC, Shogun, V3, GFL,, SuckerPunch Entertainment, and COGA.

Bryan Hamper, Managing Partner of Sucker Punch Entertainment, shares what qualities they look for in up and coming fighters.  He also shares plan for his business, fighters they manage like Max Holloway, Angela Hill, and Joanna Jedrzejczyk.  They talk about Connor McGregor, Jose Aldo, and BJ Penn. Sucker Punch is a big supporter of women's MMA, and they have many female fighters.   

In Fight News, Kyle Antonelli tells us how Mark Hunt is suing the UFC for the Brock Lesnar PED situation.  He talks about BJ Penn's and Heather "The Heat" Hardy's upcoming fights, and touches upon Meryl Streep's MMA comment at the Golden Globes.  

Jan 4, 2017

Host Matt Culley and Co-host Sergio DaSilva sit down with Katlyn Chookagian AKA BlondeFighter to discuss the crazy fight weekend including their reactions after Ronda Rousey VS Amanda Nunes and Dominick Cruz VS Cody Garbrandt.  Katlyn (8-1) is a UFC Fighter, a Renzo Gracie Brown Belt, and a New York local.

Jarrell Miller delivers the Big Baby Breakdown with updates about training with MMA fighters, upcoming fights, and his personal life including hanging out with Floyd Mayweather.

Kyle Antonelli, editor, fills us in with retirements in his weekly segment: Fight News.