Mike Perry’s Rooster Dance Celebration At UFC Pittsburgh

The fight world should applaud Mike Perry for his spot-on Rooster impersonation at UFC-Pittsburgh. Some of the greatest rivalries in MMA come from one guy acting like an idiot, the other guy insulting him, and the first guy losing his sh*t because he is all embarrassed and angry. So, Mike’s dance is a good recipe […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Notorious: A Next Level Power Move in Conor’s Game?

Conor McGregor seems to have his career firmly in hand at this moment in time – he’s talking up the biggest fight in history on a mammoth press tour and, just as he was celebrating his birthday, Universal Pictures announced a movie of his life via twitter. What was really interesting was something you can […]

McGregor/Mayweather – Round Three: New York

So, I found out what it means to be Voltron-ed today. Conor McGregor got surrounded by Team Mayweather at the New York press event today. He disappeared for a while, then re-emerged following the intervention of a load of blokes in suits with serious looking expressions on their faces. Conor also seems to have ditched […]

Demetrious Johnson Beats Conor McGregor! [Ok, To An Award]

You’d be forgiven for thinking that McGregor was the only person currently fighting on the UFC – even though his next fight will be in Boxing. However, despite Notorious dominating the headlines, it is Mighty Mouse who has dominated at this year’s ESPY Awards. Demetrious Johnson was crowned ‘Best Fighter’ at the 2017 ESPY Awards […]

Mayweather McGregor Press Conference: Round 2 – Toronto

The Showtime press tour rolled into Toronto last night – and it was even more lit than the first one. After the shenanigans with Conor’s mike in Los Angeles, Toronto can be chalked up as a score for Team McGregor. Yeah, we all know that press conference victories don’t equate to the real thing in […]

The UFC Loses Another Top Tier Fighter to Bellator as Gegard Mousasi Signs

News broke last night that UFC Middleweight title contender and former Strikeforce champ, Gegard Mousasi [42-6-2], had jumped ship from the UFC to Bellator after being offered a much better deal than the UFC proffered to keep him on their roster. The Dutch/Iranian fighter has previous employment history with Scott Coker, having been signed to […]

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 […]