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Incredible Trailer Released For McGregor vs Aldo

It’s not like this one doesn’t have enough hype already but all the same, this clip has just been posted on one of McGregor’s biggest fan pages and it is spine tingling.  July 11th, the MGM Grand. This is going to be one of the biggest bouts in the history of the UFC. The build up has already begun but this clip …

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UFC 183: The Spider Is Back

It was a peculiar scene in the MGM Grand at about 5.35am GMT as one of the most fearsome killers MMA has even seen dropped to the mat and began sobbing uncontrollably. As he was set up for all week, Anderson the Spider Silva was victorious in the main event of UFC183 against Nick Diaz last night.   And who …

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Rumble Johnson Silences Stockholm

At UFC Fight Night Stockholm in the Tele2Arena, Anthony “Rumble” Johnson defeated Alexander Gustafsson in his back yard to shake up the Light Heavyweight (205) divison.   While this fight hardly counts as an upset, it surely feels like one, especially considering the amount of hype surrounding Gustafsson coming in. Johnson rained on the blue and yellow parade and played …

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Then vs Now: Liddell & McGregor – The UFC Poster Boys

Despite their different weight classes and different eras of stardom, Chuck ‘The Iceman’ Liddell and Conor ‘The Notorious’ McGregor have one thing in common, they are both poster boys for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Chuck Liddell was the first UFC superstar, and now our very own Conor McGregor is becoming the most talked-about fighter in the business. So let’s compare …

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Tuesday Takedown: UFC Boston

“Dublin in the West” many were calling it as the Irish contingent set its sight on Boston’s TD Garden this past weekend headlined by Ireland’s favourite fighting son, “The Notorious” Conor McGregor. Joining him on the card were fellow SBG team mates, Paddy Holohan and Cathal Pendred. To the main event, and all the talk beforehand was about McGregor’s title …

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UFC: McGregor Stuns Siver in the Second

And so the Irish invasion continues as The Notorious does it in the second. John Murphy tells us how it went down.  Tonight, The Notorious Conor McGregor (16-2) stormed into the Octagon to face his elder German opponent, Denis Siver (22-9). With Paddy Holohan and Cathal Pendred having already won their bouts, McGregor entered the main event hoping to make …

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VIDEO: UFC Fight Night Boston: Embedded Vlog – Ep. 3

If you don’t know about the Denis Siver vs Conor McGregor fight at this point, there’s really not much we can do for you.  Two days to go to the big night in Boston and the two boys are getting more and more psyched by the hour. Siver gets serious in this clip delving into just how little time and …

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INFOGRAPHIC: Conor McGregor, Can You Smell That Money?

Since joining the UFC, Conor McGregor has been earning some serious dough. Here’s the breakdown of the earnings we know of.    Can you smell that money, that was the question McGregor posed just yesterday in one of his latest UFC Embedded videos. The fighting Irishman is earning and earning and earning. ‘The Notorious’ is only 21 months into his …

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VIDEO: UFC Fight Night Boston Embedded Volume 2

It’s getting closer. Conor McGregor and Denis Siver go head to head this Sunday in Boston and Embedded once again takes us up close and personal.    When it comes to UFC, Conor McGregor is simply the man of the hour and this Sunday is without doubt his biggest test yet. Up against a highly rated brawler in Denis Siver, …

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Tuesday Takedown: UFC 182

“Bitter rivals” and “bad blood” were the phrases used a lot in the run up to one of the most anticipated UFC fights in recent memory this past weekend and the contest certainly delivered for the most part.   Daniel Cormier (15-1) was handed his first loss in his MMA career as Jon Jones (21-1) was able to withstand some …

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Lee Murray – MMA Fighter, Stab Victim & Convicted Felon

During a glittering MMA career, he brought Anderson Silva through three rounds before losing out on a decision. Outside the octagon, he knocked-out former UFC Light-Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz in a street fight, survived multiple stabbings, and masterminded the United Kingdom’s biggest ever bank heist. Here is the amazing story of Lee Murray. Dana White said of Murray in 2008: “He …

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Focus On MMA Judging

MMA judging has often come into criticism from fans, fighters and even the hierarchy of some of the world’s largest MMA promotions. This weekend saw a mixed reaction from knowledgeable fans after this weekend’s main event at UFC 181 between champion, Johny Hendricks and challenger Robbie Lawler. UFC President Dana White is forever harping on about “never leaving a fight …

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Conor McGregor vs Denis Siver UFC Fight Night 59 Poster Revealed

The official event poster for January’s ‘UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver’ in Boston was unveiled last Friday it’s top drawer.   On Friday, the Ultimate Fighting Championship unveiled the official event poster for UFC Fight Night 59: McGregor vs. Siver.  Oh boy, it’s hard not to be excited for this one already.     The event will take …

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CM Punk Falls Out With WWE, Signs For UFC

Former World Wrestling Entertainment Superstar CM Punk has signed a multi fight deal with mixed martial arts company the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Punk, who’s real name is Phil Brooks, walked out on the WWE back in January but was not formally fired until June. Punk claimed he walked out over health reasons. The longest reigning WWE champion of the last …

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Tuesday Takedown: UFC Fight Night 57

There may have been only one MMA event this weekend but there were plenty of talking points in Austin, Texas as fans all around the world witnessed one of the most dominant performances in a talent-rich featherweight division. Cub Swanson (21-6), a fighter on a six fight winning streak going into Saturday night’s main event with Frankie Edgar found himself …

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Fight Night Preview: UFC Fight Night 57

Just in case you couldn’t get enough hard hitting action, there is yet more MMA goodness coming up this weekend. Some of you may be glad to know that it will be slightly easier to follow than previous weeks with just the one event taking place in Austin, Texas, USA as the UFC’s featherweight division once again grabs the spotlight. With Ricardo …

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