Nick Vera

English Student at Rollins College with a passion for all things combat sports. Mixed martial arts isn't just entertainment; it's an art form.

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Thiago Santos looks to continue his steady rise at UFC Fight Night 128

Thiago Santos is preparing to keep his winning ways at UFC Fight Night 128. The…

MMA Flashback: Pat Miletich makes his UFC debut

On March 13, 1998, Pat Miletich made his UFC debut as he won the UFC…

Mairbek Taisumov rips Michael Chiesa for dodging fight: ‘I’ve lost all my respect for him, his management is scared of me’

It’s been a frustrating couple of months for perennial contender Mairbek Taisumov as he’s struggled…

Alexander Hernandez walks away after scoring a KO/TKO finish in the UFC
Alexander Hernandez shocks the MMA world with first round KO at UFC 222

Alexander Hernandez came in on short notice and wasted little time in making his mark.…

Max "Pain" Griffin
True Grit: Chronicling the journey of UFC welterweight Max “Pain” Griffin

We sat down with Max “Pain” Griffin as he discusses his UFC on FOX 28…

After cutting out ketchup, is Quinton “Rampage” Jackson poised for a Bellator title run?

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson gets set to return to the Bellator cage this weekend as he…

Patrick Killian: Blending ‘the arts’ with MMA

Patrick Killian discusses his journey through the arts, as a martial artist as we feature some of his best works on fighters like Ali and McGregor.

On the rise: Benito Lopez continues to make his mark in the UFC

We sat down with Benito Lopez as he chronicles his road to the UFC, and…

Zabit Magomedsharipov in his UFC debut
Zabit Magomedsharipov: A blend of precision and ferocity

Magomedsharipov’s pedigree as a martial artist is unrivaled in comparison to even the most decorated fighters in his division.

Kamaru Usman baffled by the UFC welterweight division, says "they're smart enough to know they have no chance"
Kamaru Usman baffled by the UFC welterweight division, says “they’re smart enough to know they have no chance”

Is Kamaru Usman “slept on” by the UFC and fans alike? The UFC welterweight believes the UFC is “dragging their feet” when it comes to promoting him.