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Our Alternative UFC Pound-For-Pound Rankings – Jan 2019

The UFC’s pound-for-pound rankings are one of the most divisive topics of conversation in MMA, so naturally, we had a go at creating our own. The current pound-for-pound ranking system isn’t exactly one that has any bearing on the sport itself. It merely stands a show of status for the top-15 fighters in the game, one that is decided upon …

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Iaquinta Challenges McGregor: You’re Not Willing To Die In There

Lightweight contender Al Iaquinta believes that Conor McGregor does not deserve an immediate rematch with 155lb king Khabib Nurmagomedov, and feels that he should get a bout with the Notorious One as he looks to climb back into title contention. Iaquinta was defeated by Khabib at UFC 223 but stepped in to fight the Dagestani native on short notice, losing …

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Anthony Pettis Explains Decision To Fight Stephen Thompson At 170lbs

Anthony Pettis has broken down exactly why he felt compelled to test the waters at 170lbs by taking on Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson at UFC Nashville. The former lightweight champion and interim-featherweight title-challenger’s decision to take a fight at welterweight was one that was met with quite a confused response from the MMA world. Thompson, like ‘Showtime’, possesses one of the most …

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Khabib Goes After Nate Diaz: “All Top Fighters Beat Him”

Khabib Nurmagomedov was completely dismissive of Nate Diaz and his recent attacks on him via social media, highlighting the inconsistency of his career in a recent interview. When you’re a fighter with a record as impressive as Khabib’s, I suppose it’s understandable that you view losses as the collector’s items of lesser athletes and after their public social media feud …

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Khabib Wants St-Pierre, Ferguson & Mayweather Before Retirement

Khabib Nurmagomedov has laid out his ideal plan for the coming years before eventually hanging up his gloves and retiring from mixed martial arts. For years, Khabib was seen by many as the uncrowned champion of the lightweight division, a looming shadow within the top-10 whose destructive rise into the rankings had only been hindered by a string of injuries …

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Paulie Malignaggi Rages At ‘Dirtbag’ Dana White

Paulie Malignaggi’s issues with Conor McGregor are well documented, but it was his boss, UFC President Dana White, that the ex-boxing champion took issue with when speaking to MMAJunkie. Boxing compadre Oscar De La Hoya recently got into the MMA promotion business, with his inaugural fight card being headlined by Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell last year. Naturally, that led …

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Dana White On The Possibility Of McGregor Vs. Cerrone

The UFC president addressed the recent comments from both Donald Cerrone and Conor McGregor concerning a possible fight between them. Cerrone put on one of the best performances of his career at UFC Brooklyn last night, comprehensively shutting down the hype behind up-and-comer Alexander Hernandez in a Fight Of The Night-winning effort that will serve only to further his legendary status. …

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Conor McGregor To Cowboy – “For A Fight Like That, I’ll Fight You”

Donald Cerrone’s return to lightweight saw him go deep into the fire with Alexander Hernandez, picking up an invaluable TKO win in the second-round. And what a finish it was! Cool ✅Calm ✅Calculated ✅Cowboy 🤠 Donald Cerrone looking as sharp as ever with a beautiful finish at #UFCBrooklyn 🙌 30 fights, 22 wins in the UFC… Stunning. pic.twitter.com/vlthyS4PFF — Watch …

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Watch: Dillashaw Rants About Early Stoppage In Post-Fight Press Conference

TJ Dillashaw was far from pleased after what he perceived to be an early-stoppage in his UFC Brooklyn headliner against Henry Cejudo. Cejudo managed to earn himself another victory in a seemingly unwinnable matchup after his UFC 227 victory over Demetrious Johnson this year, this time destroying the heavily-favoured bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw in less than a minute. HENRY CEJUDO …

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Watch: Henry Cejudo Annihilates TJ Dillashaw In 32 Seconds

The UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo managed to completely run through TJ Dillashaw at UFC Brooklyn, TKO’ing him in 32 seconds. For all the ways that last night’s eagerly anticipated super-fight could have finished, you’d be hard-pressed to find many who would have picked it to play out as it did. Well, unless you came to Pundit Arena for your prediction that …

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Henry Cejudo Vs. TJ Dillashaw – Our Fight Prediction

Henry Cejudo and TJ Dillashaw will meet in the UFC Brooklyn headliner for the flyweight title tomorrow night and with that in mind, here’s our prediction. This is severely under-rated super-fight between two of the very best fighters in the lighter divisions and an absolutely cracking headliner for the UFC’s debut on ESPN. A lot has been said about the …

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Watch: Cejudo Grills Dillashaw On The Future Of The Flyweights

Henry Cejudo called out his UFC Brooklyn opponent TJ Dillashaw for what he perceives to be contradictions in his approach to dropping down to flyweight. Speaking during yesterday’s UFC Brooklyn pre-fight press conference, Cejudo explained how he felt that Dillashaw was contradicting himself by once standing as a face of the MMAAA, a union established for the fighters – while …

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Amanda Nunes – “I’m Done Playing, I’m Planning To Fight For The 125lb Belt”

Amanda Nunes has confirmed her intention to move down in weight to fight Valentina Shevchenko for the UFC flyweight championship belt. In a time where exclusivity of dual-weight champion status is diminishing by the blockbuster PPV, the newly-crowned queen of the women’s featherweight division is planning to push it one step further. Taking to her official Twitter account, Nunes announced …

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