Shane Connelly

Shane Connelly is a journalism student at Penn State with a passion for sharing the stories of MMA fighters.

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Cris Cyborg says there’s “a lot of issues” between her and UFC

Former UFC featherweight champion Cris Cyborg made it clear Saturday that she remains the top…

Max Holloway defends his title against Frankie Edgar at UFC 240
Max Holloway defends featherweight title, Alexander Volkanovski calls for his shot

Max Holloway reminded everyone that despite his loss at 155 pounds, he’s still the king…

Artem Lobov talks possible Amir Khan match, hints at Conor McGregor return

Artem Lobov is in talks with BRAVE CF about a possible crossover fight with professional…

PFL stands by decision to book Schulte vs. Ronson after weigh-in snafu

Weight misses for three individual fighters prior to the Professional Fighters League’s event this Thursday…

Brian Ortega lands a heavy punch against Frankie Edgar
Sorting out the bulk of the featherweight division before UFC 240

The featherweight division is one of the UFC’s best, but Dana White, Sean Shelby, and…

Leon Edwards celebrate his win against Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on ESPN 4
Leon Edwards earns statement win, calls for Jorge Masvidal or a title shot

In the biggest test of his career thus far, Leon Edwards proved to the world…

Steven Peterson throws a right hand in the UFC
Steven Peterson balances promising fight career with building an empire

Steven Peterson is growing his brand both inside and outside of the cage. His fighting…

Kevin Lee training with Nasrat Haqparast at Tristar Gym
Kevin Lee confirms move to Tristar, plans to train with Georges St-Pierre

After an unsuccessful move up to welterweight that resulted in his second-straight loss, Kevin Lee…

Steven Peterson celebrates after winning a UFC fight
Steven Peterson on John Lineker: ‘If you can’t make weight, then you’re not a professional’

To Steven Peterson, being a professional fighter requires more than stepping into the cage and…

Jack Hermansson signs posters ahead of his UFC main event bout
Jack Hermansson signs new six-fight deal with the UFC

Swedish middleweight contender Jack Hermansson inked a new six-fight deal with the UFC on Tuesday,…