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Nate Diaz Submits His First USADA Test Sample Of 2019

Nate Diaz has officially turned in his first test sample of 2019 to USADA, something that has ramped up some major interest in his return. Aaron Bronsteter of TSN reported first that the Stockton-native has turned in his first test-sample of the year to USADA. Diaz, who has not competed since August of 2016, could well be looking at a …

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Ferguson Vs. Cerrone: Answering Your Questions

The MMA world were left in a state of shared confusion upon hearing the news that Tony Ferguson will return to face Donald Cerrone at UFC 238. The UFC have always been known to throw a curve-ball or two at their fans every now and then, but even by their standards, this one was quite frankly the last thing anyone …

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Brian Ortega Vs. Zabit Magomedsharipov Set For UFC 240

Brian Ortega’s return to the UFC octagon is close to being finalised for UFC 240, with him set to take on the highly-touted Zabit Magomedsharipov. On a day in which we learned of the scintillating lightweight showdown between Tony Ferguson and Donald Cerrone, it was going to be hard for the UFC to top it with another fight-announcement. And sure, …

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Tony Ferguson Vs. Donald Cerrone Set For UFC 238 In June

The UFC have thrown an almighty curve ball at their fans with the news that Tony Ferguson will make his return to the octagon to face Donald Cerrone. The UFC lightweight division has once again been set up to continue its incredible run of top-level fights of late – this time with an absolute barnburner in-the-making between two of the …

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Jordan Burroughs Pays Massive Respect To Ben Askren

Jordan Burroughs has paid respect to the man he shared the mats with at Beat The Streets NYC, the UFC superstar and former Olympian, Ben Askren. In many ways, it was the coming together of two worlds – joined by the presence of one of modern wrestling’s past icons, the current UFC #5-ranked welterweight Askren. Those who knew what they …

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Rose Namajunas Vs. Jessica Andrade: Our Official Prediction

UFC 237’s main-event will see UFC strawweight champion Rose Namajunas make the second defence her title against powerful contender Jessica Andrade. Many people forget that Rose Namajunas was one of two fighters to compete for the inaugural women’s strawweight title back in 2014. As a relatively green 22-year-old submission fighter with a 2-1 pro-record, she was defeated by the far …

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UFC 236 Begins ESPN+ Era With Disastrous PPV Buyrate

UFC 236: Holloway vs. Poirier began the ESPN era of the world’s premier mixed martial arts promotion with a shockingly low pay-per-view buy-rate. All things considered, the show will live long in the memory as a result of the pair of soon-to-be-legendary showdowns in the night’s main and co-main events. Israel Adesanya’s five-round war with the former TUF winner Kelvin …

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