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Enjoy the Hostilities

Enjoy the Hostilities is a mix of Robin's most popular segments which include Fighting is About Fighting, Championship Rounds, Mentality of Combat Sports, Artists of Life, and Ask Robin Black. Plus Robin previews upcoming fight cards from your favourite MMA promotions.

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Artists Of Life Episode 5: Michael Landsberg

On episode 5 of Artists of Life, Robin sits down with Canadian sports broadcasting legend Michael Landsberg. Michael was the host of the long running TSN show "Off The Record with Michael Landsberg". Robin and Michael discuss his time spent on "OTR", the infamous Chael Sonen and CM Punk interviews, and also Michael's non-profit organization "#SickNotWeak" which aims to help spread awareness of the importance of mental health.

1hr 7mins

5 May 2017

Rank #1

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Artists Of Life Episode 3: Graham Isador

On episode 3 of Artists of Life, Robin sits down with Graham Isador. Graham is a writer for Vice, Noisey, and the Artistic Director at Pressgang Theater.

37mins

31 Mar 2017

Rank #2

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Enjoy the Hostilities #5: Conor's Influence in Mind Games and Fight Intagibles for UFC 229

In this episode of 'Enjoy the Hostilities', Robin takes a look at the mind games which took place at the Khabib vs McGregor press conference in New York City and how Conor McGregor's influence can affect all those around Team Khabib. Robin also looks at a few fight intagibles of the main event of UFC 229, which primarily focuses on if Conor's power is "God given" or trained; and also a look at Khabib's ground game and what makes it so special.

1hr 45mins

26 Sep 2018

Rank #3

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Mayweather Vs McGregor: Robin Black & Firas Zahabi Live Breakdown

Robin sits down for a quick live YouTube chat with Tristar Gym head coach Firas Zahabi to breakdown the upcoming boxing super fight between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.

20mins

25 Jul 2017

Rank #4

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Mayweather Vs McGregor: Robin Black's Analysis Part 2

In this second installment of Mayweather vs McGregor fight previews, Robin breaks down three unique lenses to analyze the upcoming super fight between "The Notorious" Conor McGregor and Floyd "Money" Mayweather on August 26.

1hr 16mins

25 Jul 2017

Rank #5

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Mentality of Combat: Episode 3

On episode 3 of Mentality of Combat, Robin and sports psychologist David Mullins dig into the mental aspect of the upcoming boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.

51mins

29 Jun 2017

Rank #6

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UFC 211 Hotel Hangout: Mark Henry

Robin sits down with renown coach Mark Henry. The two discuss training his fighters and the continued evolution of his coaching.

23mins

17 May 2017

Rank #7

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Ask Robin Black: Episode 12

On episode 12 of Ask Robin Black, Robin goes into the difference between being a fighter and an athlete, Daniel Cormier using his weight as an advantage, the recent controversy surrounding Mario Yamasaki, the Bellator NYC main event, and whether or not creativity can be learned.

1hr 8mins

4 Jul 2017

Rank #8

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Ask Robin Black 14: GSP, Bisping, and Woodley Special!

On episode 14 of Ask Robin Black, Robin takes a look at the upcoming Middleweight title fight at UFC 217 featuring Michael Bisping and Georges St-Pierre. Robin also fields some questions on how Welterweight champion Tyron Woodley plays into the picture.

1hr 13mins

16 Aug 2017

Rank #9

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Brunch with Paulie Malignaggi in Chicago

Robin takes a visit to Chicago to meet with former IBF junior Welterweight & WBA Welterweight champion Paulie Malignaggi. The two sit down at Hoyt's Tavern to discuss their philosophies of fighting, the Mayweather/McGregor fight, and also the internet crazies.

1hr 31mins

17 Sep 2017

Rank #10

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Water - The Study of Martial Arts #3: From GSP + Silva to Conor + Kelvin

On Episode 3, Robin discusses the constant state of evolution in the mixed martial arts game by drawing comparions of the greats like Georges St-Pierre and Anderson Silva to the current crop of stars including Conor Mcgregor and Kelvin Gastellum. Robin also touches on what would be required of the "classic" mixed martial artists to stay current with the existing crop of new age mixed martial artists.

37mins

23 Sep 2017

Rank #11

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Ask Robin Black: Episode 4

Episode 4 of Ask Robin Black. Send your questions on twitter by using the hashtag #AskRobinBlack.Produced, Engineered and Edited by Mark ManoharanListen on the gohttps://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/id1218391790 http://www.soundcloud.com/robin-black-podcastsAnd also Google Play!

1hr 16mins

7 Apr 2017

Rank #12

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UFC 211 Shuttle Wrap Up: Jorge Masvidal

Robin & Jorge Masvidal take a ride to Anvil Pub in Deep Ellum, Dallas a day after UFC 211. On the way over, the two discuss the events of Jorge's bout the night before with Demian Maia.

12mins

17 May 2017

Rank #13

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Water - The Study of Martial Arts #1: Mayweather, McGregor, Disruption & Decentralization

In this new series, Robin takes the lessons he learned from the McGregor vs Mayweather analysis and builds on the concepts further with the introduction of decentralization.

1hr 26mins

7 Sep 2017

Rank #14

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UFC 211 Hotel Hangout: Kevin Lee & Dewey Cooper

Robin sits down with UFC Lightweight contender Kevin Lee and striking coach Dewey Cooper. The guys discuss Kevin's upcoming main event bout against Michael Chiesa and Kevin's training.

13mins

17 May 2017

Rank #15

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Championship Rounds 8: Mayweather vs McGregor & The Paulie Malignaggi Sparring Video

On episode 8 of Championship Rounds, Robin & Rammer discuss the recent released footage of the sparring session between Conor McGregor and Paulie Malignaggi.

31mins

16 Aug 2017

Rank #16

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UFC 211 Hotel Hangout: Luke Thomas

Robin sits down with Luke Thomas to discuss the current state of MMA media and how the sport is covered.

7mins

18 May 2017

Rank #17

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Fighting is About Fighting: Episode 8

On episode 8 of Fighting is About Fighting, Robin recaps a crazy 10 day trip which started in Dallas covering UFC 211 and ended in Korea covering Doo Ho Choi and The Korean Zombie Chan Sung Jung.

39mins

27 May 2017

Rank #18

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UFC 211 Hotel Hangout: Alex Cooper

Robin sits down with UFC Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic's boxing coach Alex Cooper. The two chat about Alex's work with Stipe and the preparations made for his title fight against Junior Dos Santos.

18mins

17 May 2017

Rank #19

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Ask Robin Black: Episode 11

On episode 11 of Ask Robin Black, Robin returns from his two week trip to answer questions on Conor Mcgregor being the GOAT, what to look for when watching tape, and more.Send your questions on twitter by using the hashtag #AskRobinBlack

1hr 9mins

25 Jun 2017

Rank #20