This week we were joined by a pioneer of women’s MMA and a true Irish legend. Aisling Daly is part of the now famed SBG Ireland crew that have taken over the UFC. At the age of just 27 Ais “The Bash” Daly is already a veteran of the sport and one of the most respected European competitors, there’s also the small matter of her being Ireland’s first ever pro MMA champion and Ireland’s first female UFC fighter.
We spoke to Ais about everything, from how she got started in MMA and the early days of training under the brilliant John Kavanagh in “the shed” in Dublin’s Harold’s Cross, her first fight, the growth of MMA and the UFC, the Irish reaction to MMA, her time in The Ultimate Fighter house and of course her upcoming fight against Erika Almedia at UFC Fight Night in Dublin.
On top of all this we hear about Lindsey’s victory in her most recent fight to capture the Four Nation [...]