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Conor McGregor Faces Big Obstacle For Croke Park Fight From Residents

The latest announcement from the Croke Park residents association represents yet another headache in Conor McGregor’s pursuit of a marquee fight in Dublin. The now infamous Croke Park Area Residents Association aren’t keen on a possible UFC event at the 80,000+ seater stadium. Speaking to the Irish Mirror, spokesperson Patrick Gates said that he is concerned at the type of crowd that the …

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Chuck Liddell Is A Fan Of Conor McGregor’s Ferocious Fists, But Not Of His “Notorious” Mouth

Chuck Liddell was one of the major catalysts for the massive growth that occurred in the UFC’s popularity during the noughties, but now he watches on from the sidelines as another concrete fisted knockout artist ushers in a new era of expansion. Liddell’s stand-up style and proclivity for brutal finishes captured the imagination of a wide audience at a time when the …

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South Korean MMA Promotion Introduces Interesting New Scoring System

South Korean MMA promotion ROAD FC have decided to break from the norm and abandon the use of the ’10-point must’ scoring system which is nearly ubiquitous throughout the sport. In it’s place they have chosen to adopt a pioneering new “Unlimited Points System” which rewards fighters for every successful offensive action they take in a bout. The system came into …

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Granting Jose Aldo A Rematch With McGregor Is Too Big A Risk For The UFC – Kenny Florian

UFC analyst and former fighter Kenny Florian feels that Jose Aldo’s past should be taken into account when determining whether he gets a rematch with Conor McGregor, but not in the way you might think. While many observers are suggesting that the Brazilian’s lengthy and dominant reign as featherweight champion should entitle him to an immediate return bout with the …

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Chuck Liddell Recounts Crazy Story Of Bare-Knuckle Fight He Took Part In Near The Start Of His Career

Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell had some rather bizarre experiences in his first few years as an MMA fighter. There are those that refuse to acknowledge MMA as a true sport. They see it as uncultured brutality, a version of “human cockfighting” that appeals to our base instincts and has no place in a modern society. This is an unfair characterization …

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Twitter: Michael Bisping Aims Hilarious Taunt At His UFC London Opponent Anderson Silva

Michael Bisping just couldn’t help himself…. At a Nevada State Athletic Commission hearing back in August, in an attempt to explain why a sample he had submitted for testing several weeks prior to his January 31st bout with Nick Diaz was found to have contained both drostanolone metabolites and methyl androstane, Anderson Silva had claimed that a form of sexual performance …

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Video: “I Am Not Talented, I Am Obsessed” – Conor McGregor Talks Hard Work In ESPN Documentary

Conor McGregor was philosophical as usual in a recent SportsCenter feature on his life and career. “There is no talent here”, said “The Notorious” one. This is hard work, this is an obsession. Talent doesn’t exist. We are all equals as human beings. You could be anyone. If you put in the time, you will reach the top and that’s that. So, …

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UFC London: One Of The Biggest Stars In The History Of The Sport To Headline O2 Arena Show

UFC president Dana White has just given U.K MMA fans one hell of a Christmas present, as he announced via Twitter that the main event of the promotion’s February 27th show at London’s O2 Arena will now feature Brazilian legend Anderson Silva. The former longtime UFC middleweight champion will face-off with England’s very own Michael Bisping, who had originally been …

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