Welcome to Sparring Sessions, a new video segment on Combat Press.

The show features Combat Press writer John Franklin hosting some of best journalists and personalities in MMA to spar with him over the biggest issues in the sport.

In the show’s first iteration, Franklin is joined by Combat Press colleague and Fight News Australia founder, Emma Challands. The pair engaged in a back-and-forth discussion on one of the sport’s biggest lightning rods, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor.

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