Tom Tierney

A 28-year-old MMA nut. Paralegal by trade, and heavyweight champion in my mind.

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Tai Tuivasa lands a right hand punch on Andrei Arlovski during their heavyweight fight at UFC 225
The three best fights to watch this weekend (UFC & KSW)

Fight fans are getting spoiled this weekend. I think we all deserve it. Last weekend,…

Bibiano Fernandes and Kevin Belingon stand face-to-face at the ONE Championship press conference
The best fights to watch this weekend (UFC and ONE Championship)

The beauty of being a fight fan lies in knowing that no matter how your…

Daniel Cormier reacts after his fight against Volkan Oezdemir in their Light Heavyweight Championship fight during UFC 220
3 must watch fights this weekend (November 2-4)

It’s a new month and 2018 is inching closer to its end, but the weekend…

Anthony Smith reacts after defeating Rashad Evans by TKO in the first round
3 must watch fights this weekend (October 26-28)

The UFC is back in action after a post-UFC 229 break. I think we can…

Renato Moicano lands a left hand to the head of Calvin Kattar at UFC 223
Renato Moicano: The overlooked featherweight contender

The UFC’s featherweight division has been steadily building a case as the most competitive division in…

Aaron Pico in Retrospect: Revisiting the “blue chip prospect” a year after his debut

It’s been nearly four years since “super prospect” Aaron Pico signed an unprecedented deal with…

Brian Ortega raises his arms after winning his featherweight bout
The UFC’s featherweight division has reached a golden age

The UFC’s featherweight division is the hottest weight class in the company. You read that…

Anthony “Showtime” Pettis fights for his legacy at UFC 223

At the end of 2014, “Showtime” was at a point in his career most fighters…

Conor McGregor poses during a ceremonial weigh-in for UFC 229
The gift and the curse of “The Notorious” Conor McGregor

It’s hard to pinpoint exactly when Conor McGregor became the biggest star in the history…

Thiago Alves waits for the start of his welterweight fight
Nearing 13 years with the UFC, Thiago Alves looks to return to the top at UFC Fight Night 126

As Thiago “Pitbull” Alves prepares for his 24th fight in the UFC at UFC Fight…