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Henry Cejudo: On The Cusp Of Making Himself Undeniable

Henry Cejudo will attempt to elevate his status into the pantheon of the all-time greats within the world combat sports by earning a second consecutively-held UFC title this weekend. Olympic gold medalist. UFC flyweight champion. UFC bantamweight champion. The man who ended Demetrious Johnson’s legendary winning-streak. The fighter who took out TJ Dillashaw in under a minute. Dissect each of …

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Khabib Nurmagomedov Vs. Dustin Poirier Official For UFC 242

The UFC have confirmed that the next defence of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s lightweight title will come against Dustin Poirier at UFC 242. It had been expected that The Diamond would be next in-line for the lightweight champ following his UFC 236 victory over Max Holloway to win the interim-belt. Now, according to the official Twitter account of the UFC, that fight …

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Nate Diaz Not Interested In Conor McGregor Trilogy Fight

Nate Diaz spoke to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani and gave him his current thoughts on a trilogy fight with his rival Conor McGregor. Of course, the rivalry that exists between Nate and Conor McGregor is among the most memorable in the history of the sport – even if the Irishman’s ongoing beef with lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has overtaken it to …

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Nate Diaz Tells Ariel That He Is Finished With Lightweight

Nate Diaz took part in a rare interview today, speaking to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani in a lengthy chat which saw him discuss his future and current standing in the UFC. A lot of people believe that these two are connected only by their common rivalry with the former featherweight and lightweight champion Conor McGregor, but back in 2015, when both …

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Anthony Smith Submits Alexander Gustafsson In Stockholm

Anthony Smith re-established himself as the light-heavyweight division’s top contender with an impressive fourth-round submission of Alexander Gustafsson. And while it seems unlikely that Smith will be granted a rematch with his last opponent before The Swede, Jon Jones, beating a guy of Gustafsson’s undoubted calibre in the fashion that he did was very, very impressive. While it lasted, it …

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Leonardo Santos Scorches Stevie Ray In Stunning Octagon Return

Leonardo Santos made his triumphant return to the UFC octagon with an absolutely brutal knockout victory over Stevie Ray in the opening round. Santos, who holds a first-round knockout win over Kevin Lee, hasn’t fought inside the UFC octagon in two-and-a-half years following a string of injuries. With him set to finally make his return, there were a lot of …

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Firas Zahabi Believes People Are Underestimating Artem Lobov

Firas Zahabi breaks down the grudge match between the former two-weight world champion boxer Paulie Malignaggi and MMA star Artem Lobov. Artem’s bare-knuckle career kicked off with an absolutely bonkers showdown against UFC veteran Jason Knight at BKFC 5 about seven weeks ago – a fight he was able to edge out slightly on the scorecards. Malignaggi, on the other …

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Michael Bisping Reacts To Old-Rival Yoel Romero’s Lawsuit Settlement

Michael Bisping reacted to the recent news that his former rival Yoel Romero had been awarded $27.5 million in damages following a successful lawsuit. The former two-time UFC middleweight title challenger failed a post-fight drug-test administered by the anti-doping organisation USADA back in 2016 following his UFC 194 victory over Ronaldo Souza. Gold Star Performance Products were forced to pay …

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