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Rudd, Cindy Luna, Raquel Pennington, Sarah Kaufman on LAST CALL

With UFC 171 this weekend and March Maddness warming up the Sport Swami realizes that its time to start getting his bets and pics in. And this week the Swami brings in some tournament performers, betting favorites and an a mainstream actress only on presents; LAST CALL on This week’s guests include:

-ESPN2 Boxcino Lightweight Semifinalist Chris Rudd makes his debut on the show as he prepares for his March 28th semi final fight against Petr Petrov at Bears Casino & Lodge, New Town, North Dakota. The Tennessee native talks about his big win over Yakubu Amidu in a sudden death seventh round, how he only has one sparring partner, how he balances working a full time job and his boxing career, what got him involved in boxing, his family and his team, and how he handles the stigma of being a “Southern” boxer.

-Telenova actress Cindy Luna drops by the show as she talks about her newest projects and crossing out into the American TV market. The Miami born Colombian beauty opens up about her recent turn on NCIS Los Angeles, working with LL Cool J and Danny Trejo, her work on Mas Sabe El Diablo, her new role on FOX’s GANGLAND and being excited to work on major network TV, the life of an actress and having to stay committed, and when what her goals are for the next several years.

-UFC Bantamweight Raquel Pennington sits down before her FOX 2 Sports Preliminary card fight this Saturday against Jessica Andrade in Dallas, TX. The TUF 18 alumni opens up about her recovery from nagging injuries on the show and how long it took her to get healthy, her fight with Roxy Modafferi and what she felt she did well, replacing Juliana Pena, fighting a woman shorter than herself, and getting the chance to fight in Dallas for the UFC for the first time.

-Ex-Strikeforce Bantamweight champion Sarah Kaufman joins the show as she prepares for a rematch with Shayna Baszler at The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale on April 16th in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada. The former ballet dancer turned mixed martial artist talks about her rematch with Shayna Baszler, her training camp being based for this fight in Canada, having to fight a woman that she has faced in the past, her history in Strikeforce, getting into the UFC, and her thoughts on her fight with Jessica Eye and the outcome since.

It’s all this plus MMA & Boxing recaps only on presents LAST CALL on Friday March 14th from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. ET/ 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. PT.