Siri Karri

A fight is like wood carving; multifaceted, beautiful and it'll leave you hurting if you get thrown into one. I have puns like perforated edges: tear-able.

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Conor McGregor has the best chance to beat Khabib Nurmagomedov

For many, the day of reckoning has come for Conor McGregor. Conor is a great…

TJ Dillashaw celebrates his UFC Bantamweight Title Bout win over Cody Garbrandt during UFC 227
T.J. Dillashaw was the best bantamweight; now he’s the greatest too

When T.J. Dillashaw knocked out Cody Garbrandt a second time, it was more than the…

Toby Imada submits Jorge Masvidal with a brilliant inverse triangle choke
The best submission ever? A look back at Toby Imada’s inverse triangle choke vs. Jorge Masvidal

The problem with choosing the “best” submission is that each has mitigating factors. Ryo Chonan’s…

UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic looks on during the Cleveland Cavaliers 2016 NBA Championship victory parade
Who do we want to win between Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier?

Let us assume that Stipe Miocic vs. Daniel Cormier is, in fact, a seminal fight in the UFC. Who do we want to win? Whose win is better for UFC?

Brian Ortega shouldn't be an underdog vs. Max Holloway at UFC 226
Brian Ortega shouldn’t be an underdog against Max Holloway

Max Holloway opened as a slight favorite over Brian Ortega for UFC 226. The defending champion has prodigious skills and a great resume, but we disagree.

All-Rounder Meguru: A brilliant MMA manga
Here’s why All-Rounder Meguru is must-read MMA manga

If you’re okay reading right to left and going out of your way to find it, All-Rounder Meguru is an MMA fan’s hidden treasure.

Holly Holm of the United States celebrates victory over Ronda Rousey
Stop calling Ronda Rousey vs. Holly Holm the greatest upset in UFC history

There’s a hard rule in sports fandom: if your favorite isn’t playing/fighting, you cheer for…

Anthony Pettis punches Jim Miller in their lightweight bout
Anthony Pettis vs. Sergio Pettis: What’s different between “Showtime” and “The Phenom”

While not as famous as the Diaz brothers, Anthony Pettis and Sergio Pettis are stars…

Is Kazushi Sakuraba the greatest Japanese mixed martial artist of all-time?
Who are the 5 greatest Japanese MMA fighters of all-time?

In MMA terms, Japan is a cradle of civilization. Co-evolving alongside Brazilian grappling, it was…

Edson Barboza survived against Khabib Nurmagomedov, and now he’ll beat Kevin Lee

When the fight between Edson Barboza and Kevin Lee was announced, of course we were…