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Herb Dean Defends His Stoppage Of Robbie Lawler Vs. Ben Askren

The veteran referee joined Joe Rogan on a recent episode of his JRE MMA Show podcast to explain his controversial Askren/Lawler stoppage. The now infamous UFC 235 main-card matchup is one that will live long in the memory not only for its divisive finish. As the eagerly-anticipated debut of the former Bellator and ONE Championship champion Ben Askren, the fight, …

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Max Holloway Describes His Battle With Depression Last Year

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway has opened up about his struggles with depression in 2018 after a year that saw him battle demons outside of the realms of the octagon. Max Holloway has slowly become one of the most popular and well-liked fighters in the sport of mixed martial arts today. A gentleman outside of the octagon and an absolute …

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Rogan On Dillashaw: “This Is Just Cheating, This Isn’t Any Accident”

Joe Rogan has given his opinion on the recent doping scandal in the career of the former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. Yesterday, we brought you some fairly incriminating-looking accusations that were thrown out there by TJ’s former teammates Urijah Faber and Cody Garbrandt – ones that were stated publicly long before this recent USADA test came back. Now, the …

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Ben Askren Vs. Jordan Burroughs Confirmed For Gargantuan Wrestling Match

Two of the wrestling world’s most recognizable names will finally compete against one another as Ben Askren vs. Jordan Burroughs is confirmed for the Beat The Streets headliner.  Beat the Streets Wrestling is a non-profit organization funded entirely by charitable contributions made by individuals, businesses, and foundations with the aim of developing the full potential of the urban youth and …

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TJ Dillashaw Given Two-Year Ban By USADA Following Failed Drug Test

USADA have suspended former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw for two years for testing positive for recombinant human erythropoietin (EPO) Dillashaw tested positive for the banned substance following his flyweight title bout against Henry Cejudo on January 19th in New York. The former bantamweight champion did not contest the suspension when USADA announced it on Tuesday with two years the maximum …

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Artem Lobov Edges Out Win In Bareknuckle Debut Thriller

Artem Lobov and Jason Knight put on an absolute show for those in attendance at BKFC 5 last night. The word ‘bloodbath’ isn’t always the most desirable when you’re trying to sell a fist-fight but for what it’s worth, you’ll be hard-pressed to find a more brutal display all year. Both men had their moments and both men hit the …

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Team Velasquez Claim Ngannou Landed Illegal Hammerfist On Cain

Javier Mendez, coach to UFC heavyweight Cain Velasquez, spoke during a recent interview about the controversial stoppage in his fighter’s showdown with Francis Ngannou. Two-and-a-half years out of action and 26-seconds was all it took for Velasquez’s return to turn into a nightmare as the power of Ngannou proved to be the difference within the first exchange. Or so it …

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Report: Daniel Cormier Vs. Brock Lesnar In The Works For UFC 241

Daniel Cormier will apparently get his big-money dream-fight as the UFC move closer to signing a fight between him and Brock Lesnar for August. Cormier will move himself within one win of Stipe Miocic’s record of three successful heavyweight title defences if he can overcome the challenge presented by the hulking WWE superstar Brock Lesnar. According to a report turned …

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Tony Ferguson Responds To Khabib’s Message Of Support

Tony Ferguson didn’t waste any time in responding to Khabib Nurmagomedov’s recent message of support after his recent personal issues outside of the octagon. His activity of late may have been slacking due to circumstances that have affected his ability to compete, but when El Cucuy steps into the octagon to fight, you know you are in for nothing short …

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Khabib Extends A Message Of Support To His Rival Tony Ferguson

They may have had their run-ins in the past, but Khabib Nurmagomedov was quick to offer his support to Tony Ferguson upon being asked about his recent personal struggles. By contrast, the feud that has existed between Nurmagomedov and Ferguson seems tame when looked at alongside the Dagestan-native’s relationship with his most recent conquest, Conor McGregor. It was more a …

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