Jake Nichols

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Jake is The Body Lock's Editor in Chief, based in Tasmania, Australia.

Kelvin Gastelum vs. Israel Adesanya booked for interim title fight at UFC 236

A middleweight interim title fight between Kelvin Gastelum and Israel Adesanya has been booked for UFC 236. Earlier today, Brett Okamoto of ESPN reported that Dana White has confirmed that a matchup between Gastelum and Adesanya will take place on…

Chatri Sityodtong apologizes for ‘most boring event in ONE Championship history’

Chatri Sityodtong has apologized to fans for a “boring” show in Bangkok, Thailand, on the weekend. ONE Championship’s latest event, ONE: Clash of Legends, featured seven mixed martial arts bouts and five Muay Thai fights. Taking place at the Impact Arena…

UFC on ESPN 1 Predictions: The Body Lock predicts Ngannou vs. Velasquez

It’s been quite the year for firsts in the UFC. On Sunday, Feb. 18, the first UFC on ESPN event will take place at the Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona, United States. The promotion has loaded up the…

ONE Championship Clash of Legends results and highlights

Bangkok, Thailand – ONE Championship returns to the “Land of Smiles” for an action-packed fight card featuring world-class Muay Thai bouts and high-quality mixed martial arts. We’re here to provide live results, updates, and highlights of the ONE Championship’s “Clash of…

ONE Championship Clash of Legends Preview

ONE Championship returns to Bangkok, Thailand, for ONE: Clash of Legends on Saturday, February 16. At the top of ONE: Clash of Legends is a duo of Muay Thai bouts, featuring local stars Nong-O Gaiyanghadao and Kongsak P.K. Saenchaimuaythaigym up…

Jihin Radzuan wants to ‘make Malaysia great again,’ honored to be fighting against gender stigma

In February 2018, Jihin Radzuan was just one fight into her professional mixed martial arts career. She had not competed for a major organization and was mostly unknown to Malaysia and the world. Only 12 months later, Radzuan has now…

Dana White: ‘If Robert Whittaker recovers fast, we will book Kelvin Gastelum fight again quickly’

Robert Whittaker’s withdrawal from UFC 234 has thrown a spanner in the works at middleweight, but it all depends on how quickly he can recover from today’s surgery. Whittaker, the UFC’s middleweight champion, was not medically cleared to compete –…

UFC 234 Results and Highlights: Adesanya vs. Silva

The Body Lock brings you live results and coverage of all the action taking place at UFC 234 in Melbourne, Australia. UFC 234, the first UFC pay-per-view of 2019, took a major hit today when it was announced that the main…

Bellator Newcastle Results and Highlights: Pitbull vs. Scope

The Body Lock brings you live results, updates, and highlights from Bellator Newcastle. Bellator Newcastle’s main event is a clash between Patricky “Pitbull” Freire and Ryan Scope. Bellator Newcastle Results Main Card Patricky Freire def. Ryan Scope via split decision…

Robert Whittaker in surgery with hernia issue, out of UFC 234 main event bout with Kelvin Gastelum

UFC’s first pay-per-view of 2019 has taken a major hit. Robert Whittaker has been withdrawn from his first-ever title defense on home soil after experiencing a hernia in his abdomen late last night. Brett Okamoto of ESPN first reported the…