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.

Shamil Abdurakhimov gets the finish over Chase Sherman

‘The Vanilla Gorilla’ Chase Sherman had been on a bit of a spree since his last loss to Walt Harris. Heading into this Fight Night, Shamil Abdurakhimov has been itching to rid himself of his main event loss late last…

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.

What’s next for Dustin Poirier, Anthony Pettis and others from UFC Fight Night 120?

Dustin Poirier’s heroics and Matt Brown’s lethal finishing earned themselves FOTN and POTN bonuses respectively. Clay Guida ignited the Norfolk fight fans early on with a 67-second finish of Joe Lauzon. It was another excellent weekend for MMA as many…

Ovince Saint-Preux and Ricardo Ramos come away from UFC 217 prelims with bonuses

From the first fight at MSG last night, there was electricity in the air. Ricardo Ramos opened the card with a highlight reel spinning elbow that was worthy of its own bonus. OSP didn’t get another von flue choke but…

Fights to make after UFC Fight Night 118

After an amazing performance from Darren Till, what’s next for the pride of Liverpool? Team Alpha Male came up huge with two away wins on this Poland card. Sam Alvey slumps to 1-2 in his last three with a last…

Bellator 185: Next fights to make

Bellator 185 has now come and gone. Looking forward, is it time for Gegard Mousasi to get his title shot? What’s next for Heather Hardy after her first MMA loss? Can Kristina Williams keep the momentum after an amazing debut…

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.

Fights to make after UFC 216

With all the talk for UFC 216 said and done, it’s time to take a look towards the future with new fights to be made heading into 2018.

Bellator 184: Next fights to make

Bellator 184 has been and gone. The latest Bellator installment was entertaining but it also changed the landscape of their bantamweight and featherweight divisions dramatically. What fights should Bellator make after Bellator 184? Here’s our thoughts: Darrion Caldwell In the main…

UFC 216 Results: Poliana Botelho stifles Pearl Gonzalez in her debut

Poliana Botelho walks away with another victory to make it 6-1 in her UFC debut.