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Frankie Edgar Releases Short Statement On Bantamweight Move

Frankie Edgar has released a statement confirming his intention to make his bantamweight debut next time he makes the walk to the octagon. Yesterday, we brought you the news that Frankie would finally be testing the 135lb waters, with a debut in the division to come in his next outing. It was a move that met with near-unanimous approval, given …

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Frankie Edgar Announces Move To The Bantamweight Division

Frankie Edgar has confirmed that he will finally make his debut in the UFC bantamweight division following the most recent setback to his title-aspirations. Not that the performance he turned in at UFC 240 was an awful one by any stretch, but even still, size matters and in recent times, that fact has become more and more clear. Edgar’s longtime …

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Florian Discusses The Common Flaws In Gameplanning Against Khabib

Kenny Florian believes that too many fighters are allowing their fear of Khabib’s elite sambo to affect their preparations upon signing to fight him. Speaking during a recent interview with FightTips, the former UFC featherweight and lightweight title-challenger gave his take on some of the errors most fighters make while preparing themselves for a showdown with Khabib. “Against Khabib, I think everyone …

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Johnny Walker Set For UFC 244 Showdown With Corey Anderson

The light-heavyweight fan favourite Johnny Walker is reportedly being lined up for a return to the UFC octagon at UFC 244. The 27-year-old’s run in the UFC has been nothing short to astounding so far, having rattled off three consecutive first-round knockouts that have combined for a total octagon time that falls under three minutes. His last win, a flying …

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Covington Dominates Lawler, Gets In Heated Exchange With Usman

We already knew that Colby Covington could walk the walk just as good as he could talk the talk, but last night’s victory over Robbie Lawler was arguably the most impressive of his UFC career to date. “Chaos” solidified himself as the 170lb division’s number one contender after a dominant display against former welterweight champion Lawler in Newark. Covington’s pace …

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Colby Covington Vs. Robbie Lawler: Our Official Prediction

Two of the welterweight division’s biggest names collide in the UFC Newark main-event as Colby Covington takes on Robbie Lawler. You’d be hard-pressed to find a pair of fighters as popular as these guys who are known for two completely different reasons and in many ways, are sitting on completely opposite sides of the fan opinion spectrum. Lawler, a legend …

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Dana White: “The UFC Are Out Of The Cris Cyborg Business”

Dana White has confirmed that the legendary Brazilian Cris Cyborg will no longer be fighting under the UFC banner following the expiration of her contract. The relationship between Cris and her employers has been strained since day one, given the rather rough history that existed between both parties during the days where Ronda Rousey ruled the UFC and Cyborg was …

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Michael Bisping: “Conor McGregor Is Hoping & Praying That Poirier Beats Khabib”

Michael Bisping believes that if Dustin Poirier can upset the odds at UFC 242 next month and defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov, it will potentially allow Conor McGregor to swoop in for a lightweight title-shot. McGregor made short work of The Diamond when they first fought back in 2014, finishing his opponent in one of the fight’s earliest exchanges to announce himself …

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Cris Cyborg Goes After Joe Rogan For Biased Commentary

Cris Cyborg has continued her assault on the UFC, this time criticising colour-commentator Joe Rogan for his coverage of her UFC 240 clash with Felicia Spencer last weekend. The narrative that came out of the fight was one that shone quite a bit of light on the underdog Spencer and her toughness and grit. Although the fight was still quite …

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