Ronda Rousey defends MMA as a healthy outlet for violence

Ronda Rousey defends MMA as a healthy outlet for violence

Mixed martial arts has come a long way from Senator John McCain once calling the sport ‘human cockfighting’ to these days when a superstar like Conor McGregor is selling out arenas and breaking pay-per-view records left and right. As widely accepted as MMA has becoming in recent years, there are still plenty of detractors who […]

Demian Maia chokes out Carlos Condit, calls for title shot

Demian Maia chokes out Carlos Condit, calls for title shot

Demian Maia already had a convincing argument that he should have been in the title talk conversation following five straight wins over a slew of top welterweight contenders. Maia put an exclamation point on that statement with a stunning first-round submission victory over former interim champion Carlos Condit on Saturday night at UFC Fight Night […]

Amanda Nunes open to facing Julianna Pena for bantamweight title

Amanda Nunes open to facing Julianna Pena for bantamweight title

It looks like Amanda Nunes has decided that she doesn’t want to wait around for Ronda Rousey any longer and is will to grant Julianna Pena a title shot. No. 1 women’s bantamweight contender Pena has been lobbying for a title fight since beating Cat Zingano at UFC 200 — the same night Nunes took […]

UFC Fight Night: Maia vs. Condit main card predictions

The UFC brings four great matchups to free TV on Saturday night when top welterweights Demian Maia and Carlos Condit headline UFC Vancouver, live on FOX. There’s plenty at stake on Saturday, including a shot at the 170-pound title and ranking in the featherweight top five, so let’s dive in and make some predictions for […]

Professional fighters association launches union targeting UFC athletes

Professional fighters association launches union targeting UFC athletes

Talk about a union for professional mixed martial artists has simmered for years, but a group of agents and lawyers have finally pulled the trigger. The Professional Fighters Association (PFA) officially launched this week with the union specifically targeting UFC athletes for representation. The PFA is led by famed baseball agent Jeff Borris along with […]

WWE legend Ric Flair eviscerates Conor McGregor on Twitter

WWE legend Ric Flair eviscerates Conor McGregor on Twitter

Conor McGregor, like all combat athletes, only has a limited amount of time to fight in the octagon before he either declines in skill or decides to not put his health at risk. Many people have speculated that McGregor – a larger than life character – could one day make a move to the WWE, […]

UFC 200 ; Why Anderson Silva?

Anderson Silva saves the day. Or does he? Anderson “the spider” Silva, one of the most decorated MMA fighters of all time, will step in to fight Daniel Cormier at UFC 200. Just as a lot of doubts were starting to set in regarding whether UFC 200 would live up to all the hype it […]

UFC 200 Preview & Card Breakdown

As the highly anticipated UFC 200 approaches, let’s take a look at the new and, for now, official fight card. As we have seen in the last couple of days, there have been drastic changes to the fight card. However, if there aren’t anymore unexpected events, the card will remain as is.     Simone […]

UFC 200 Results- New Bantamweight Champion Amanda Nunes

Nunes Takes the Belt- The biggest week in UFC history comes to an end, and what an end it was. Three big upset results at UFC 200, one of which crowned the new women’s bantamweight champion, Amanda Nunes. Amanda Nunes defeated Miesha Tate with an impressive first round submission. Simone pellegrino

Nick Diaz erupts after Tyron Woodley calls him out

Nick Diaz erupts after Tyron Woodley calls him out

Nick Diaz knows he’s the hottest commodity on the UFC roster right now, especially after hearing new welterweight champion Tyron Woodley call him out Saturday night. Diaz has officially been unshackled from his 18-month suspension for testing positive for marijuana following his last fight against Anderson Silva in 2015. It didn’t take long for his […]

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