Nick Vera

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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.

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 to find a logical opponent to face in the Octagon. As the stage sets for UFC 223, Taisumov put the lightweight division on notice as…

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. His UFC debut got off to a massive start with a 42-second finish over Beneil Dariush at UFC 222. Short notice? No problem Alexander Hernandez…

Cody Stamann continues his winning streak with decision victory against Bryan Caraway

It was a close fight between the veteran Bryan Caraway and rising talent Cody Stamann over the course of three rounds. In the end, Stamann did enough to win on the judges’ scorecards and gets the victory over his first…

UFC Fight Night 126 Bonuses: Derrick Lewis and Curtis Millender earn bonuses after action packed night

UFC Fight Night 126 played host to a slew of intense moments in Austin, Texas, as Derrick Lewis, Curtis Millender, Brandon Davis and Steven Peterson all come away with bonuses in what was a stellar night of fights. The Black…

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 opponent Mike Perry, and sheds light on his litany of title fights before stepping foot in the octagon. Nothing but toughness Max Griffin has been…

Bobby Green puts on a show at UFC on Fox 27, calls out Kevin Lee and Eddie Alvarez

Bobby Green lights up the scorecards in Charlotte with a heated back-and-forth contest as he takes a decision over Erik Koch. Calm in the pocket Bobby Green bounces back in a big way after going without a win in his…

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 squares off vs. the American gangster Chael Sonnen in the heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinals. Stress relief ‘Rampage’ Jackson might be heading into a bit of…

James Krause looking for first round finish at UFC Fight Night 124

We sat down with UFC lightweight James Krause as he prepares to return to the octagon and continue his winning streak against Alex White. “The James Krause” James Krause is a self-proclaimed student of the game when it comes to…

Can Doo Ho Choi top Jeremy Stephens at UFC Fight Night 124?

This weekend at UFC Fight Night 124, Jeremy Stephens and Doo Ho Choi get set to square off in what is sure to be the first ‘must-see’ main event of 2018. Path of destruction When it comes to power strikers…

Fight Forecast: Top 5 fights to look forward to in 2018

With a slew of new fights being announced for the new year, it’s time to countdown the contests we’re most looking forward to in 2018. 5. UFC 220 – Daniel Cormier vs. Volkan Oezdemir Daniel Cormier’s return to royalty will…