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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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…

Al Iaquinta lands a right hand to the head of Khabib Nurmagomedov
Detective Al Iaquinta unearths clues about Khabib Nurmagomedov

For all intents and purposes, Khabib Nurmagomedov dominated Al Iaquinta. “The Eagle” won every round…

Rafael Natal of Brazil punches Kevin Casey
MMA Guide: What is a TKO / Technical Knockout?

Have you ever watched a fight get stopped and wondered why your friends were cheering…

Conor McGregor of Ireland tackles Khabib Nurmagomedov of Russia in their UFC lightweight championship bout during the UFC 229 event
Khabib Nurmagomedov: The Grappling Mike Tyson

Khabib Nurmagomedov is the wrestler’s equivalent of a knockout puncher. Even newcomers to the sport…

Tony Ferguson celebrates after defeating Abel Trujillo
Tony Ferguson will have to knock out Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223

When the UFC announced that Tony Ferguson would defend the belt against Khabib Nurmagomedov, the…

Alexander Volkov: Russia’s dark horse contender

You’d think that Alexander “Drago” Volkov would have more fanfare. He sports a 29-6 record…

Is Cain Velasquez a lost love, or a disappointing ex-boyfriend?

Cain Velasquez casts a penumbra over the UFC heavyweight division.  With a 14-2 record and…

Stefan Struve: A skyscraper with code violations

Standing almost 7 feet tall with an 84″ reach, Stefan Struve lived up to the…