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Flowrestling Radio live hosted by Christian Pyles and Ben Askren on Tuesday's, Wednesday's and Thursday's and discusses the hottest topics in college and international wrestling.
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Now displaying: July, 2020
Jul 30, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - You need to watch Last Chance U ASAP

0:01 - ACC lays out a plan for their fall sports to return

0:07 - Could we see college wrestlers opt out of season like a couple football players have done?

0:10 - Ben teases that a couple guys could do a second straight Olympic redshirt

0:11 - When KB does an Alien Hour, things happen

0:13 - Top 10 John Smith era wrestlers

0:35 - Checking in on more Russian wrestling Instagrams

0:37 - Ben gets triggered bc he can’t find an all-time NCAA pin list

0:39 - Questions from friends

Jul 29, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - We find out that stump grinders are very expensive

0:02 - Burroughs throws a little shade at Dake on Twitter after he beat Chamizo

0:03 - Does the Dake-Chamizo result impact your feelings about a Dake-Burroughs matchup?

0:13 - J’den Cox wants a match with David Taylor before DT takes on Sadulaev

0:17 - Explaining the Astros cheating scandal to Ben

0:20 - Bratke invites Saduleav to stay at his house

0:21 - Ben talks a little more about his conversation with Kyle Dake and his training philosophy

0:26 - Drafting makes that we want to see

0:43 - Austin DeSanto does have freestyle experience and the story is great

0:44 - Questions from friends

Jul 28, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Chael Sonnen was electric last Thursday

0:03 - Overall thoughts on the event, what’s next?

0:06 - Ben has questions about the U.S. Senior Nationals

0:13 - Breaking down Vito’s win over Sammy Alvarez

0:17 - How good did RBY look?

0:24 - Ben can’t believe he gets to help make some incredible matchups

0:26 - Pletcher won, but Darrion Caldwell’s performance was impressive

0:29 - When was the last time the boys puked after a workout?

0:35 - David Taylor is scary good

0:38 - Thoughts on the main event of the evening: Dake vs Chamizo

0:49 - One time at Fargo one of Ben’s kids got left on bottom for 50 seconds

01:03 - 2020 Who’s #1 card announced

01:08 - Pat Brucki throws his name in the transfer portal

01:13 - Questions from friends

Jul 23, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - CP finally gives Chael Sonen a proper introduction

0:01 - Chael goes off on CP and everything wrestling but it’s absolutely awesome

0:59 - Questions from friends 

Jul 22, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Ben was an ironman, but is finally going to miss a show on Thursday

0:03 - Walking down FRL memory lane

0:05 - Breaking down the betting odds for July 25th

0:07 - No shirt, no shoes, no service

0:09 - Circling back to this weekend’s betting odds

0:39 - Making some pushups wagers for this weekend

0:44 - Questions from friends

Jul 21, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - It’s match week and wrestlers will be in town shortly

0:05 - Ben wants Spencer Lee to wrestle Rustam Ampar

0:08 - California high school wrestling will be moved to the spring

0:11 - Many people were uneducated about Myles Martin’s world ranking

0:16 - Steven Kyle Bratke explains how Myles Martin can beat David Taylor

0:22 - Who will meet David Taylor in the Olympic Trials finals?

0:25 - We’ll have a special guest filling in for Ben Askren on Thursday

0:27 - Ben hiked 7.2 miles barefoot and regretted his decision 

0:29 - Jon Morrison & Helen Maroulis join DMV RTC

0:33 - Which colleges former wrestlers are now the most over their competition weight?

0:36 - Breaking down the match order of the July 25th card

0:38 - RBY offers up a point challenge to Jack Mueller

0:40 - Playing the fire RBY-Mueller promo and discussing the match

0:47 - Asking Joe Pollard about the status of Nick Suriano returning to Rutgers

0:49 - The dates for wrestling at the Tokyo Olympics are set

0:50 - CP is scared of traveling internationally

0:52 - Questions from friends

0:55 - Our international ranker Jon Kozak joins the show

01:04 - Getting back to questions from friends

Jul 16, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - How did JD Rader do while CP was out?

0:01 - Thoughts on Jordan Burroughs making the move to Penn RTC in 2021

0:14 - Who could the Nebraska Wrestling Training Center go out and get?

0:17 - Verified Twitter accounts got locked and someone was stealing bitcoin 

0:21 - Updating CP on Ben’s offer of getting Myles Amine to wrestle Alex Dieringer

0:25 - Myles Martin will replace Pat Downey on July 25

0:31 - Does Rutgers have some big news with Nick Suriano coming?

0:37 - Better potential 1-2-3 punch: Iowa or Rutgers?

0:41 - CP is BFF’s with Myles Martin’s dad

0:42 - PIAA moving from 14 high school weight classes to 13

0:46 - Traveling with Mark Bader is the absolute worst

0:49 - Questions from friends

Jul 15, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Ben’s got to do his taxes

0:01 - The arena the World Championships is supposed to be at is currently a COVID hospital

0:07 - Bellarmine moving up to D1 and will join SoCon

0:10 - Jenna Burkert to the Southeast RTC

0:12 - Update on Bellarmine’s postseason status

0:14 - Luke Pletcher hops on

0:15 - Pletcher breaks down how he got on the card

0:17 - Luke really doesn’t understand how wrestlers can say no to wrestling for money

0:20 - Reaction to everyone wanting to wrestle him after Ashnault withdrew 

0:21 - How familiar is Luke with Darrion Caldwell and how will he prepare for the match?

0:25 - Ben really wants Luke to watch Lang-Caldwell

0:26 - Luke gives us some insight into his training situation 

0:29 - Luke wasn’t surprised to learn that Caldwell didn’t know who he was

0:30 - Luke is planning on hitting a turn in this match 

0:31 - A couple questions from friends about Luke’s NCAA career

0:36 - Luke hops off but is excited to put on a show

0:38 - What the event will look like on the 25th 

0:40 - What made Darrion want to come back to the mat, how wrestling training is different from MMA

0:43 - Darrion said he would have beat Kyle Dake in 2011 if he was healthy

0:48 - How the Caldwell-Pletcher match came to be

0:50 - Ben is fascinated with how people become stars

0:55 - Ben has a question about college football

0:58 - More talk on Luke Pletcher’s weight classes while in college

0:59 - Questions from friends

Jul 14, 2020

Run of Show

MINUTES:

0:00 - Welcome FloWrestling Terminal Live

0:01 - CP provides some updates on the July 25th card

0:06 - Fire Dake-Chamizo promo

0:11 - What do we expect from Darrion Caldwell against Luke Pletcher?

0:15 - Sammy Alvarez-Vito Arujau should be very interesting 

0:17 - Who does Ben want to see David Taylor face?

0:20 - Ben will foot the bill for a Myles Amine-Alex Dieiringer match if Amine wins

0:23 - RBY-Mueller is going to be fire as well

0:24 - RBY is a big fan of Austin DeSanto

0:27 - Bratke talks about the CDC and likely makes someone mad

0:29 - Former Missouri All-American Greg Warren joins the show to talk about his new c

omedy special

0:33 - Greg got beat up by a local farmer that turned out to be a former NCAA champion

0:38 - How Greg created the Wes Wesley character

0:39 - Greg had Max Askren doing Wes Wesley skits before he wrestled in the NCAA finals

0:41 - Greg breaks down his one-star people bit

0:43 - Stall Camp was genius and broke people’s brains

0:44 - Playing the Stall Camp trailer

0:46 - Greg breaks down his excellent wrestling career

0:51 - The clip of Greg pummeling the homeless man in Austin, great radio

0:52 - How did Greg get into stand up comedy?

0:53 - Greg use to try new material out on the Missouri wrestling team

0:55 - Greg explains when and where his special was shot at

0:57 - Real Woods enters the transfer portal, where will he end up?

01:01 - More wrestlers could be stripped of their Olympic medals

01:05 - We need Real Woods to go to Michigan so we can see a Shoe Gate wrestle-off

01:07 - The Big Ten and Pac-12 canceled fall sports non-conference competitions 

01:13 - Questions from friends

Jul 9, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Bratke is back in the mix

0:01 - Ben is finally figuring out technology 

0:03 - Stanford is planning on dropping wrestling

0:11 - Ivy League delays start of sports

0:13 - Is higher education in trouble?

0:14 - Roman Bravo-Young vs Jack Mueller added to July 25 card

0:16 - WE AR Ep. 3 thoughts

0:20 Ben goes deep in the philosophy of wrestling 

0:31 - College wrestling is going to look very different next year

0:35 - We are going to groom our kids to be good enough to be recruited by Penn State

0:37 - An alien hour update and a new one that will blow your mind

0:55 - Questions from friends

Jul 8, 2020

Minutes

0:00 - Last show for Nomad as Bratke returns tomorrow

0:01 - WE ARE episode 3 drops tonight, plus some BIG news

0:05 - Let’s talk about the full length David Taylor interview

0:12 - Sidebar to Quentin Wright’s interview on The Bader Show

0:17 - Back to the DT interview and all the various paths he took

0:34 - Taylor’s struggles with burnout in comparison to how often other kids burnout

0:43 - Parents impact on their kid’s wrestling

0:46 - Quentin talking about Cael coming to Penn State and Cael’s fundamentals

1:02 - Should Ben get an Apple TV?

1:07 - Questions from Friends

Jul 7, 2020

Minutes

0:00 - CP details why he’s proud to work at FloWrestling and how we help the sport

0:14 - CP’s thoughts on the term grow the sport

0:17 - Flo needs to be responsible stewards for the financial resources we are given

0:18 - There is some JUICE in the long form interviews with Dake, Chamizo, Downey, and Taylor

0:25 - Pushing back on Dake’s take about Burroughs way of training

0:35 - Both Dake and Chamizo are extremely confident they are going to win

0:37 - How much different is the Cuban system to the American system?

0:53 - Anthony Ashnault is out, so who should replace him?

0:56 - UWW and USAW set nothing in stone, but updates on potential trials and world championships for JRs and U23s

1:04 - Questions from Friends

Jul 2, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - CP joins us from a Holiday Inn in Ithaca
0:02 - The boys are getting some excellent content on the East Coast, particularly the DT and PD3 trash talk
0:04 - CP and Askren go back and forth on Downey’s two-style match with Joe Rau
0:17 - People are definitely tuning to watch Pat Downey get beat by Taylor
0:20 - The Cleveland Clinic calls Ben Askren every day
0:21 - Will people who normally root for Burroughs root for Chamizo against Dake?
0:24 - Jon Kozak has put together his senior level freestyle results database
0:25 - What changes could be made to incentivize guys to wrestle more on the senior level?
0:33 - Updates from what world championships we could potentially see
0:46 - Let’s talk about 2023 recruiting and what young prospects should be considering
01:18 - Questions from Friends

Jul 1, 2020

Run of Show

0:00 - Askren grinded 150 stumps yesterday
0:02 - We tried having CP on but no go
0:03 - Chamizo spent the day training with Evan Wick yesterday
0:04 - Who could possibly simulate Kyle Dake for a training camp?
0:12 - Which does the first time matchup favor, Dake or Chamizo?
0:16 - Chamizo stepped up to the plate and is bumping up to 79kg
0:23 - Ben finally watched the matches from this weekend
0:39 - COVID is starting to affect college wrestling financially
0:50 - Penn has a big leg up on 2022 recruiting so far, and it has a lot to do with the PRTC
01:06 - Questions from Friends

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