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 […]

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: […]