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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Jun 30, 2017

 Matt recently sat down with Jennie Nedell and Ray Longo in his office at LAW MMA and they discussed everything from Jennie's upcoming Glory Kickboxing fight at MSG, to Ray's love of Kali, Knife Fighting, and Jeet Kung Do. We get to hear their insight in to this past weekend fights, Chris Weidman's fight July 22, and much more!

Jun 29, 2017

Matt & Sergio "The Scale Assassin" talk about Bellator 180 in NYC.  Sergio tells us about weigh-ins, and his fight.  They talk about the highlights of the card, including former TFC guest, Heather Hardy. Sergio has a new favorite fighter and talks about what it was like fighting at The Garden. They then recap the UFC fights from the weekend, including former TFC guest, Jared Gordon's UFC debut.

TJ Dillashaw, UFC fighter, calls in to talk about training with his new coaches in CA, and leaving Denver. Matt & Serg ask about behind the scenes at The Ultimate Fighter, how all the drama with Team Alpha Male really started, his weight cutting and lifestyle change for fighting in different weight classes, and his new company making healthier seasonings.

Jun 19, 2017

Matt, Fight Shape Tony, and Former WBO Junior Welterweight Champ, Chris Algieri link up to discuss various theories on performance training for boxing.  They talk about the importance of endurance and conditioning for boxing, and compare to other sports.  They also comment on strength, speed, and power and how it can be built and affected during training.  Listen in to learn how you can manipulate your training to achieve your goals!

Jun 14, 2017

Serg & Matt discuss their past week and the latest including Mayweather VS Mcgregor, Bellator NYC, Hunt vs Lewis results, Matchmaker Minute: Mark Hunt, and thoughts on Fight Night 111: Holmes vs Corriea.

Brian Kelleher is in studio to talk about his upcoming fight at UFC on FOX 25 in Long Island, NY on July 22.  The crew talks about his awesome submission win that Sergio predicted on The Fight Cave, and how Brian got to the UFC.  "Boom" talks about fighting, nerves, confidence, and the power of his mental state as a professional fighter.

Fight News with Kyle talks about Bellator's new commentator signings and Mayweather VS McGregor.

Jun 6, 2017

Matt & Sergio talk about their weeks and the past weekend's fights.  Matt shares some exciting news about two of the fighters he manages. Then, they break down the main card for UFC Fight Night:110: Lewis VS Hunt, and do Matchmaker Minute for Max Holloway.

Guest Frankie Perez, UFC Lightweight, talks about his upcoming match against Chris Wade at UFC on Fox 25 in Long Island, NY on July 22. The guys ask him about this rematch after fighting Wade at the Ring of Combat.  Frankie also tells us about how he got into MMA, his past fights, his 1 year retirement/hiatus, enjoying life, his family, his team, and much more!  

Fight News with Kyle Antonelli talks about Demetrious Johnson, Dana White, and TJ Dillashaw debacle.

Jun 5, 2017

Steve Maraboli is a life-changing Speaker, bestselling Author, and Behavioral Scientist.  He joins Matt, Tony, and Sergio to talk about how fighting and MMA is changing both as a sport and as a business.  He analyzes fighters' human behavior and instincts, accrediting Darwinism in many cases.  The crew speaks about the effects marketing has on fighters, especially in promotions like UFC.  

This episode packs knowledge and inspiration in just 30 minutes!