Coach John Kavanagh Discusses Upcoming McGregor Mayweather Fight

There’s been a lot of column inches written about the upcoming McGregor Mayweather fight and, for the most part, it’s mostly been based on supposition and rumour, so it’s refreshing to hear something concrete from John Kavanagh, the man who is responsible for shaping Conor’s fighting ability since back in the day. John Kavanagh has […]

Brendan Schaub Lays Serious Coin on Conor McGregor

Brendan Schaub has leapt to Conor McGregor’s defence after Boxing pundit, Max Kellerman, speaking on ESPN, said, “I’m a big McGregor fan and if he had been boxing this whole time, maybe we’d be having a different story. Let me tell you what’s going to happen, Conor McGregor will not land a single punch on […]

Germaine de Randamie Stripped of Title By UFC

According to an official statement just posted by the UFC, Germaine de Randamie has been stripped of her title for refusing to face Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino – the number one contender for her belt. This obstacle was the main reason that Cyborg and current Invicta champ, Megan Anderson, had, more-or-less, matched their own catchweight fight […]

Holly Holm KOs Bethe Correia at UFC Singapore With Huge Head Kick

Bethe Correia faced Holly Holm “The Preacher’s Daughter” at UFC Singapore last weekend, losing to the former Bantamweight champion via a spectacularly timed head kick she recieved whilst baiting her opponent at the end of the third round. Holm, who had suffered three consequetive losses, since her surprising win over Ronda Rousey to take the Bantamweight […]

Matt Hughes – Injured In Collision With a Train

Reports on Friday, indicated the former UFC Welterweight fighter, Matt Hughes, had been involved in a vehicular collision with a train and subseqently been airlifted to St. John’s Hospital in Springfield, Illinois. His sister, Beth Hughes Ulrici, posting on Facebook, released the following statement; “Our family is overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support. […]

Former UFC Fighter, Tim Hague, Dies From Boxing Related Head Injury

Canadian mixed martial artist, Tim Hague, was reported to have succumbed to a brain injury sustained while fighting in a Boxing match against former football player, Adam Braidwood, in Edmonton on Saturday night. Hague, who held a 21-13 MMA record, went into the Boxing match with a 1-2 fight record in the sport. His opponent […]

WBC President on McGregor vs Mayweather Fight

While there has been a lot of talk from the MMA side of the McGregor versu Mayweather fight, up until this point, we’ve not heard much from the WBC regarding the event. WBC President, Mauricio Sulaiman spoke at a press conference in London yesterday to explain why the WBC was all for an event that, […]

Just in Case You Thought Conor Might Go ‘Full MMA’ on Floyd…

‘The Fight of the Century’ [TM] between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather will most definitely not be under anything other than the purest of Boxing rulesets and, should Conor decide to divert from script and go ‘full MMA’ on Floyd, it will cost him heavily. It’s taken a lot to get two of combat sports […]

A Boxer and an MMA Fighter Agree to a Fight

I don’t know about the rest of you, but since late last night, the one story that’s dominated my newsfeed has been that Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have both signed on the dotted line to face one another on Aug 26th at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Floyd Mayweather is returning from self […]

Max Holloway Honours His Opponent Jose Aldo

Earlier today Max Holloway demonstrated just why he’s a worthy champion with a heartfelt instagram post that paid homage to his predecessor without a hint of the arrogance and bravado that seems to have become par-for-the-course in the UFC. “Losing is part of this fight game. Saturday night takes nothing away from his legacy. This […]

Kazushi Sakuraba Honoured By UFC Hall Of Fame

It was announced on Saturday at UFC 212, that one of the biggest names in grappling would be inducted into the UFC Hall Of Fame, despite only having fought for the promotion once. Kazushi Sakuraba will be inducted into the Hall’s Pioneer Wing, alongside Joe Silva, Urijah Faber and Maurice Smith later this Summer. Saku […]