MMA Events

If He Defeats Mayweather, Should McGregor Stay in Boxing?

It’s not long now until Floyd Mayweather takes on Conor McGregor in a battle of former boxing champion versus two-weight UFC champion. Despite being 11 years McGregor’s senior and retired for two years, Mayweather is expected to win the sanctioned boxing match. Having said that, support for the mixed martial arts star has swelled since […]

UK MMA News

Brad Pickett Announces Rise Of Champions 4

UFC veteran, BRAD PICKETT, has announced the date for Rise of Champions’ (ROC) fourth show. The MMA organisation will move to a new home – The Brentwood Leisure Centre – for ROC 4, which will take place on September 30, 2017. Whilst he’s matchmaking the rest of the card, Pickett has today confirmed the headline bout for […]

UFC News

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 […]

MMA Interviews

MMA Pioneers: Leigh ‘Bulldog’ Remedios

Our man in The States, Tony Reid, recently caught up with British MMA Pioneer, Leigh Remedios [18/10], one of the first British fighters to compete in the UFC on home soil [at UFC 38], who fought out of Quannum Gym in our hometown of Huddersfield, alongside our own Ian Butlin. These days, Leigh trains and […]

UFC News

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 […]

UFC News

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 […]

UFC News

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 […]

UFC News

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 […]

UFC News

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 […]

UFC News

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 […]