ACB 65: Sheffield or Ontario, California – We’re Hoping for Sheffield

We recieved the following press release from the Sheffield Arena earlier today, which pretty clearly says that ACB 65 will be taking place in Sheffield on July 22nd. Only problem is, the rest of the internet [including ACB’s own website] seems to think that ACB 65 is taking place in California. Hopefully, for UK MMA […]

Overeem Vs Werdum Trilogy Decided At UFC 213 This Weekend

Dutch heavyweight, Alistair Overeem is set to face Brazil’s Fabricio Werdum for the third time this weekend in the climax of a trilogy that’s been burning since back in 2006 when Werdum submitted Overeem on the Pride FC promotion. The two of them clashed again in 2011 at Strikeforce, back when Alistair Overeem was at the […]

BAMMA 30 Final Fight Card Announced

BAMMA 30 will see the UK fight promotion return once more to Dublin’s 3Arena for a night that will see Shay Walsh and Alan Philpott contest the BAMMA World Bantamweight belt in front of 9,500 Irish MMA fans, with the preliminary bouts broadcast on UNILAD’s facebook page and the main event showing on DAVE later […]

Dino Bagattin Ruled Out of EFC 61 After Concussion

Dino Bagattin has suffered a mild concussion in training and it has forced him to be removed from his upcoming EFC 61 bout at Sun City against Bruno Mukulu. Bagattin was scheduled to face the DRC star in the opening fight on the main card. Unfortunately, a suitable late notice opponent for Mukulu could not […]

Michelle Waterson Is the Cover-star for ESPN’s Naked Issue

In past years, Ronda Rousey, Conor McGregor and Meisha Tate have bared all on the covers of US sporting magazines like ESPN and Sports Illustrated. ESPN’s ‘Body Issue’ is usually an internet breaker, featuring as it does a nude sports star on the front cover. This year’s issue has seen the honour go to UFC […]

Conor McGregor Wants to Fight Khabib in Russia

Now, I’d have put money of the Mayweather fight being Conor’s ticket to retire from MMA and move on to a nice career in Hollywood action movies but, according to a recent interivew with Dana White, the Irishman is far from done with MMA and is pushing for a tentpole event in Russia. “You know […]

Tyron Woodley to Face Demian Maia for Welterweight Title Fight

UFC 214 is shaping up to be one heck of a fight card, especially now that UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley has announced he will face Demian Maia for the title. BREAKING: Tyron Woodley confirms that he'll defend his welterweight title vs. Demian Maia at #UFC214! Details here. https://t.co/5BukKCCjPy — FOX Sports: UFC (@UFCONFOX) June […]

Tonya Evinger Replaces Megan Anderson Against Cyborg

Former Invicta featherweight champion Cris “Cyborg” Justino is finally getting her shot at the UFC featherweight title, but it won’t be Megan Anderson who she will face after all. The UFC announced late Tuesday night that Anderson had been scrapped from the bout and Invicta bantamweight champion Tonya Evinger would be taking her place. BREAKING: […]

Ain’t No Show Like An August 19th Show… UFC 215 Cancellation

It looks like the UFC’s negotiations with their number one champion, Demetrious Johnson aren’t going so well. UFC 215 was due to take place a week before Conor and Floyd clash in the square ring, but has now been cancelled and the September event re-numbered to 215. Up to this point, only Thiago Alves vs. Mike […]

UFC Oklahoma – Memorable For Several Wrong Reasons

While Bellator 180 brought a packed card and some legendary old school fighters to the plate in New York City on Saturday, the UFC fielded a lower key event in Oklahoma City on Sunday night – and the event was memeorable for several wrong reasons. First up was the weigh-ins which saw former welterweight, Johny […]

Bellator 180: NYC Highlights

Bellator 180 swept into New York City for the promotions’ first event in the city at the historic home of fighting, Madison Square Gardens. The stacked fight card was headlined by a grudge match between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva that had been brewing for years. Things didn’t go the Brazilian’s way on the night […]

Paul Daley Versus Michael Page Scheduled For Q1 2018

Two of the biggest stars from UK MMA, Paul Daley and Michael Page, have been winding one another up for months now about fighting each other on a future Bellator event. We all hoped they’d meet on Bellator’s massive London event a couple of months back but, also, it wasn’t so – although there was […]