In the latest episode of Heck of a Morning, Mike Heck from MMA Hook discusses Sean Strickland’s chances of securing a middleweight title shot against Israel Adesanya, provided he emerges victorious in his upcoming UFC Vegas 76 main event against Abus Magomedov this Saturday. If Strickland manages to win, could he find himself in a favorable position to challenge the champion in Sydney this September?
Alongside Strickland’s prospects, Mike Heck also delves into the potential outcomes if Magomedov delivers an impressive performance in only his second appearance in the octagon. Other topics covered include Dana White’s announcement of Shavkat Rakhmonov vs. Kelvin Gastelum as the co-main event for the upcoming UFC event on September 16. The discussion explores whether this matchup was the right choice and examines the most underrated UFC fights during the pandemic era. Additionally, the possibility of a Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou fight is contemplated, among other intriguing subjects.
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What is discussed in the Heck of a Morning podcast?
The Heck of a Morning podcast covers a range of topics related to MMA, including Sean Strickland’s chances of securing a title shot against Israel Adesanya, the upcoming Rakhmonov vs. Gastelum co-main event, Dana White’s announcements, underrated UFC fights during the pandemic era, and the possibility of a Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou fight.