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Chad Mendes Is Losing Sleep Because Of Conor McGregor

Chad Mendes lost out to Conor Mcgregor in UFC 189 just under a month ago and the American has stated that he’s still hurting from the loss to the Irishman when speaking on The MMA Hour. “It’s definitely going to take some time. It’s something I still think about. Sometimes laying in bed, I’m still thinking about it. It’s definitely going to …

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Ireland Vs England Match-Up Confirmed For UFC Dublin

The Irish Sun today confirmed another fight for the big UFC card in Dublin this October. According to the newspaper, Conor McGregor’s Straight Blast Gym teammate Cathal Pendred will take on undefeated Englishman Tom Breese. The Birmingham born fighter is 8-0 thus far as a professional, but only one of those wins has come inside the UFC’s octagon. That victory …

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What Did Ronda Rousey Scream At Her Downed Opponent Last Night?

It is always nice to see sportsmanship between fighters in the aftermath of battle. Well, at least thats what everybody says. It is traditional in the world of combat sports that fighters embrace or shake hands after a tough fight, regardless of the intensity of the build-up or the brutality of the action. The more brutal, in fact, the greater …

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PIC: Jose Aldo Posts Blinding Reminder That He Is Still The Champ

Jose Aldo has posted a rather startling image on his Twitter account to remind everyone exactly who he is. Ever since Conor McGregor took out Chad Mendes at UFC 189, any talk of Jose Aldo as a “champion” UFC fighter has faded to dull murmurs. However, the Brazilian fighter has this week reminded everyone that he remains the champion of …

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UFC 190 Preview: Rousey Vs Correia From Rio

The headline fight of this weekend’s UFC 190, between women’s bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey, and undefeated Brazilian, Bethe Correia, is about as personal as it gets. If you are a fight fan who likes to see real hatred between two competitors then this battle from Rio de Janeiro is for you. Rousey is known for her ability to finish opponents …

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UFC Dublin Main Event Confirmed

Donegal’s Joseph Duffy this morning confirmed that he will headline the UFC’s October 24th event in Dublin against Dustin Poirier. Duffy, who is 2-0 in the UFC thus far, announced the news on TV3’s Ireland A.M. There had been a great deal of speculation online in recent days that suggested a fight pitting the Irish lightweight against the former Conor …

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Dana White Is A “Little Errand B***h” – Josh Koscheck

Josh Koscheck is giving Dana White a taste of his own bitter medicine. UFC president Dana White has been hitting the headlines this week for his harsh treatment of critics on twitter. Dana came under fire from a number of MMA fans due to his firing of Jacob “Stitch” Duran, who was released by the company for making negative remarks …

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Conor McGregor On Tigers And His Aspirations Of Becoming US President

Conor McGregor never fails to entertain when given the chance to speak. The Irishman recently appeared on US news network CNN. In the interview, Conor gave his opinion’s on an oddly diverse range of topics. McGregor spoke about his study of animal movement and how it influences his training methods. “You don’t see a gorilla sitting and lifting weights, you see …

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Are The UFC Putting Too Much Pressure On Their Athletes?

In a recent interview with bloodyelbow.com’s Mark Bergmann, former UFC welterweight champion, Georges St-Pierre, gave some insight into his departure from active competition. “It’s a very stressful life”, said GSP of his time as a champion with MMA’s biggest organization. “For my mental health I needed to step out”, added the French-Canadian icon. Though it is not uncommon for professional athletes to …

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UFC: Brutal Spin Kick Right To The Felder Family Jewels

Paul “The Irish Dragon” Felder’s chances of producing little dragons took a major blow last night thanks to the cruel feet of Edson Barboza. The UFC card from Chicago delivered some great action top to bottom. Ben Saunders and Kenny Robertson tore lumps out of each other in a welterweight scrap that was exhausting to watch. Later, in the main …

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UFC Fight Night Preview: Dillashaw Vs Barao 2

“This is what I love most about fights”. Those were the words that UFC commentator Joe Rogan uttered between rounds 4 and 5 of the first fight between TJ Dillashaw and the man who will once again be his opponent tonight, Renan Barao. Joe’s excitement was warranted. The sight that he was witnessing was a shocking, but inspiring one. Dillashaw …

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