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The A-Side Live Chat: UFC vs. Bellator, Edgar’s bantamweight debut, Vadim Nemkov’s title win, Robbie Lawler’s return, more

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This is The A-Side Live Chat on MMA Fighting.

For this episode, MMA journalist Matthew Wells joins José Youngs and E. Casey Leydon to break down some of the top storylines in the world of MMA.

Some topics include: Frankie Edgar’s win over Pedro Munhoz at UFC Vegas 7; Vadim Nemkov’s tile win over Ryan Bader at Bellator 244 the recent talk of cross-promotional fights between the UFC & Bellator and more.

Also on tap, the three will look ahead to UFC Vegas 8, headlined by a light heavyweight fight between Anthony Smith and Aleksandar Rakic, and a welterweight fight between Robbie Lawler and Neil Magny.

As usual, we will answer any questions you might have if you post them in the comments below. For the comments you deem the most deserving, please click the “rec” button. Comments in green will get first priority.

There’s plenty to talk about, so join us at 1 p.m. ET / 10 a.m. PT on Tuesday, Aug. 25.

Please link this page, and use the hashtags #TheASide on Twitter when you’re watching to tell everyone you’re taking part with us.

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