Shawn Tompkins talks Vitor, Akiyama, Toney and more!
On this episode of Carson's Corner, Tapout Training Center's elite standup and MMA coach Shawn Tompkins joins Bob to discuss the status of his fighters and share his thoughts on the world of combat sports in general.
Always insightful and honest, Tompkins and Carson cover some of the following topics during another excellent interview:
an update on the status of fan favorite Vitor Belfort (including analyzing the much-anticipated potential Vitor/Anderson matchup)
his split with Xtreme Couture and which fighters have remained with him since he moved to Tapout
his anger at the cancellation of John Gunderson vs. Paul Taylor and the circumstances surrounding it
reports that Yoshihiro Akiyama intended to train with him last year and his thoughts on Akiyama vs. Leben / Bisping
Kim Couture's last KO loss and some of the criticism she continues to receive
Mark Coleman vs. Randy Couture and Josh Gross's statements that Tompkins was to blame for that loss
James Toney's prospects vs. Randy Couture, Brock Lesnar's latest victory and much more!
In addition to Coach Tompkins, this show also features another listener question answered by the legendary Frank Dux, an update on Mike Whitehead's legal troubles and commentary on Ken Shamrock's recent loss to Pedro Rizzo.
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