The debut of Mauro Ranallo as co-host of “Inside MMA” on AXS TV tonight will be a big show, as a pair of former UFC champions appear.
Ranallo, the lead announcer for WWE “Smackdown,” along with several boxing and kickboxing events, will replace Kenny Rice alongside Bas Rutten.
UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell and former UFC Middleweight Champion Chris Weidman are among guests scheduled to appear on AXS TV’s INSIDE MMA this Friday night for combat sports personality Mauro Ranallo’s first show as co-host alongside UFC Hall of Famer Bas Rutten. INSIDE MMA airs live at 12:30 a.m. ET/9:30 p.m. PT immediately following AXS TV FIGHTS live coverage of Legacy Fighting Championship 52 at 7 p.m. ET/10 p.m. PT.
During Ranallo’s first episode, INSIDE MMA will take an in-depth look at MMA’s legalization this week in New York, including New York native Weidman’s reaction and analysis from legal correspondent Amy Dardashtian. Additionally correspondent Ron Kruck will sit down with UFC bantamweight fighter Cat Zingano.