Thanksgiving is just a few days away, which means a feast fit for royalty will be served up at dinner tables all over the U.S. in tens of millions of households. Today In MMA is the appetizer …… to make sure you’re in fighting shape on Thursday. That’s what our snippets can do for you. The UFC wants to finish the year on a high note and in our last edition, we talked about Holly Holm Chris Cyborg finally taking place at UFC 219. You can hear our conversation right here discussing the upcoming big fights for the UFC. Michael Bisping talks about retirement. Rory MacDonald says he’s a big dog and Linton Vassell thinks he is on that porch already. And we have a Cat walk to look forward to in 2018. What does this all mean? Let’s dig in to find out.

Today In MMA – Cat Zingano is Back, Rory MacDonald is a big dog.
Today In MMA – Cat Zingano is Back, Rory MacDonald is a big dog.
  • Rory MacDonald caught wind of the Bellator MMA Grand Prix event and wanted to make sure that Scott Coker was aware of his opinion. MacDonald is scheduled to fight Douglas Lima on January 20th, 2018 at Bellator 192 for the Welterweight title. He has publicly stated there was a conversation between him and Scott Coker and that he would be considered for an alternate position, depending on the outcome of his next scheduled bout. MacDonald made sure he wanted strong consideration. He wants on the porch with the big dogs.

Today In MMA – Cat Zingano is Back, Rory MacDonald is a big dog.
  • Linton Vassell says he wants a shot at the heavyweight title also. His most recent bout was a loss to Ryan Bader at Bellator 187 while fighting for the Light Heavyweight title. Linton Vassell says he wants to be considered as an alternate for the heavyweight tournament and he has some unfinished business.

Today In MMA – Cat Zingano is Back, Rory MacDonald is a big dog.
  • Michael Bisping wants his retirement fight to be in England. His next fight is this Saturday on the UFC Shanghai card where he is making a 3 week turnaround after losing the belt to Georges St-Pierre at UFC 217. UFC Fight Night 127, is scheduled for March 17th, 2018 in London, England and Michael Bisping would love to give his UK fans one last show.

Well, that’s it for this edition of Today in MMA. Catch up on the last edition right here to keep in the know.

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