Jon Jones – “Just The Facts, Ma’am…”

Since waking up to social media’s collective gasp of astonishment on Wednesday morning at the news that Jon Jones in competition urine sample from UFC 214 had tested positive for Chlorodehydromethyltestosterone [aka Turinabol], I’ve been at a bit of a loss as to what to add to the discussion. Jon Jones’ story has been one of […]

AVT Fighter Alex Thompson To Face Geordie Shore’s Aaron Chalmers

Geordie Shore star Aaron ‘The Joker’ Chalmers makes his return at BAMMA London against his newly announced opponent Alex Thompson.  Also added to the BAMMA fight card is local rising star Tanvir Boora, as he is set to face Liam Davies. Aaron ‘The Joker’ Chalmers silenced some of his harshest critics in his debut at BAMMA 29, […]

Cyborg Santos: The Man With The Metal Skull – Back to Fight Again?

Evangelista ‘Cyborg’ Santos, the fighter who was on the receiving end of Michael ‘Venom’ Page’s flying knee last year [not to mention his Pokemon Go themed celebration straight afterward] and sustained an horrific caving in of his forehead, is set to return to MMA soon. Santos had announced his intention to retire, following the injury, […]

EFC 63 Welterweight Clash Between Mukulu and Bagattin Announced

Cape Town, South Africa – The much anticipated welterweight clash between the DRC’s Bruno ‘The Major’ Mukulu and South Africa’s Dino ‘The Lion’ Bagattin is back on, now with a new date and venue. Originally set to take place at EFC 61 at Sun City, the bout was cancelled due to Bagattin suffering a concussion in […]

Cage Warriors 86 Fight Card Takes Shape For September

London’s Jason Radcliffe returns to action in his hometown at Cage Warriors 86 with a point to prove as the fight card for Cage Warriors’ return to London in September with CW86 at the O2 Indigo shapes up. Radcliffe will take on ‘The Brazilian Viking’ Alan Carlos in a middleweight clash on September 16th looking […]

Brad Pickett Announces Rise Of Champions 4

UFC veteran, BRAD PICKETT, has announced the date for Rise of Champions’ (ROC) fourth show. The MMA organisation will move to a new home – The Brentwood Leisure Centre – for ROC 4, which will take place on September 30, 2017. Whilst he’s matchmaking the rest of the card, Pickett has today confirmed the headline bout for […]

Tyron Woodley is Pissed at Dana White and Demands an Apology

Tyron Woodley successfully defended his Welterweight title against Demian Maia – one of the best Jiu Jitsu exponents in the UFC this weekekend – and, it turns out, he did so with a serious shoulder injury. That’s a pretty incredible acheivement. Unfortunately, the fight lacked any show-stopping drama to the casual MMA fan, and the […]

Michael Bisping Versus Georges St Pierre – The Ship Is Back In Port

Will they? Won’t they? Michael Bisping and the return of GSP feels like it’s a saga that’s been playing for months now – and the queue of middleweight belt challengers backing up behind this potential fight is getting bigger in the meantime. Well, despite Dana White saying last week that “The ship had sailed…” on […]

MMA Pioneers: Leigh ‘Bulldog’ Remedios

Our man in The States, Tony Reid, recently caught up with British MMA Pioneer, Leigh Remedios [18/10], one of the first British fighters to compete in the UFC on home soil [at UFC 38], who fought out of Quannum Gym in our hometown of Huddersfield, alongside our own Ian Butlin. These days, Leigh trains and […]

UFC 214: Jones Vs Cormier – The Return Of The King

UFC 214 was the perfect storm of championship wars and saw belts flying here there and everywhere as the UFC put three titles on the line at the weekend and pitched two of their top welterweights in what everybody hoped would be an echo of Lawler vs McDonald. Without a doubt, the biggest fight of […]

Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier Interviewed Ahead of UFC 214

Looking comfortable and relaxed, Jon Jones chose not to indulge in the usual pre-fight open workout session in front of the world’s press several hour ago, stating “I think right now there’s a little bit of a mystique about what I’ve got to offer and how I’ve progressed, and I want to keep it that […]

Brock Lesnar Versus Jon Jones Superfight Not So Far-Fetched?

It’s amazing how a couple of off-the-cuff comments, broadcast on a Facebook live chat, can spiral and coalesce into a potential super-fight between two fighters who are both making a comeback following USADA suspensions – but that appears to be what’s happening in the UFC right now. Jon Jones is on the campaign trail for […]