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Yair Rodriguez Vs. Jeremy Stephens: Our Official Prediction

The UFC Mexico main-event will see the highly-touted contender Yair Rodriguez take on the destructive veteran Jeremy Stephens.  It’s easy to forget just how odd Yair’s road through the UFC up until this point has been. Demolishing a massively-deteriorated BJ Penn was enough to earn him a crack at the division’s perennial contender Frankie Edar – a challenge that was …

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Masvidal Vs. Diaz: Another Step In The Growth Of UFC Fight-Promotion?

Thursday night’s official press conference for UFC 244’s main-event pairing of Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz gave us an interesting insight into a potential change in the UFC’s attitude towards fight-promotion. Let’s be real, the presser was a bit of mess. Sound issues that were no doubt exacerbated by the choice of setting were joined by some excruciatingly bad questions …

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James Gallagher’s Bellator Dublin Opponent Cal Ellenor Withdraws From Contest

Cal Ellenor has been forced to withdraw from his Bellator Dublin main-event showdown with James Gallagher due to an injury. The fight was seen by many as a very interesting clash between two top prospects, one that could potentially have given the winner the opportunity to make a statement within the divisional title-picture. Unfortunately, ESPN reported in the late hours of Tuesday …

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Justin Gaethje Vs. Donald Cerrone: Our Official Prediction

Lightweight fan-favourites will collide in the UFC Vancouver main-event, a fight that many are singling out as a potential Fight Of The Year in the making. Understandably dwarfed by last weekend’s UFC 242 and the return of Khabib Nurmagomedov, it was almost easy to forget that we were being served up this potentially volatile five-rounder so soon after. It doesn’t …

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“30-0 Is Enough”: Team Khabib Outline Nurmagomedov’s Final Two Fights

The team of UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov have explained why 30-0 is the perfect record for their fighter to take into his inevitable retirement. Of course, given the championship belt around his waist and the sheer calibre of the sharks that are circling, for Khabib to reach such a milestone would be incredibly impressive. Beating Dustin Poirier in such …

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Surging SBG Featherweight Pedro Carvalho Scores Submission Win At Bellator 226

Pedro Carvalho managed to score an impressive submission victory over the veteran Sam Sicilia at Bellator 226 last night. The SBG standout will advance to the quarter-finals of the ongoing Bellator featherweight grand-prix and as a result, will edge closer to the tournament’s $1 million overall prize. Carvalho, who held both the Portuguese and Irish flags above his head upon …

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