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 […]
Of all the members of the Gracie clan to come to UK shores, few have made as big an impact on the BJJ competitive circuit as Roger Gracie. Mauricio Gomes’ lad won his first world title when he was 24 and is a ten time IBJJF World Champion and ADCC champion who has submitted a […]
Sage Northcutt isn’t the only member of the Northcutt family to have their eyes set on a UFC belt. His elder sister, Colbey Northcutt also has aspirations to take gold in the Octagon – and she’s set to make her professional MMA debut imminently. Colbey Northcutt, aged 24, has also been practising martial arts since […]
It’s been five years since Dan Hardy was diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome – a genetic electrical disorder that can affect the heart’s rhythm – and lost his medical clearance to fight in the UFC, despite being at the peak of his career. Hardy has insisted that, despite having the condition, he is unaffected by […]
One of Europe’s most exciting light heavyweights, Przemyslaw Mysiala, put on a show for fight fans with a first round finish at the Civic Hall in Essex, at Celtic Gladiator 12. Przemyslaw ‘Misiek’ Mysiala – the powerful, precise and proficient Mixed Martial Artist from Poland (living in London for 12 years) – has picked up another […]
Joanna Jedrzejczyk defended her Strawweight belt against Jessica Andrade over the weekend at UFC 211, bringing her within one defence of equalling Ronda Rousey’s record and causing the likes of Brendan Schaub to hail her as, “…the best striker hands down in the UFC regardless of gender. The best period.” The fight was even enough […]
Alright, so the headline is pure clickbait, but Cris Cyborg, Meisha Tate and Holly Holmes are lined up to follow Gina Carano and Ronda Rousey into the world of action movies.
While it's certainly not MMA, Pro-Wrestling is still a spectacle of choreographed combat and the New Japan Pro Wrestling promotion is set to hit our shores on Oct 4th for one night only.
After much delay and denials, Anderson Silva has finally had his day 'in court'. Unfortunately, the NSAC have found him guilty of PED use and handed him a suspension and fine.
The International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF) announced at its recent General Assembly that its first IMMAF European Open Championships of Amateur MMA will take place from 19th through to 22nd November in Birmingham, in the United Kingdom.
Simon Greene looks forward to the next big UFC event to hit Las Vegas – UFC 191: Johnson Versus Dodson at the MGM Garden Arena on Sept 5th.
BAMMA 22 in Ireland later next month will see Catherine Costigan and Sinead Kavanagh take on Simona Soukupova and Hatice Oyzurt respectively, in the first BAMMA women's fights.