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Luke Rockhold poses ‘threat’ to Jon Jones at light heavyweight, teammate Aung La N Sang says

With Daniel Cormier now the reigning heavyweight champion and Alexander Gustafsson recently losing his second attempt at UFC 232, the general belief seems to be there are no real threats to Jon Jones (24-1-1) at light heavyweight, especially given the way…

Steven Peterson: Luis Peña ‘making a big mistake’ by dropping to featherweight

Steven Peterson (17-7) is a rising prospect in the UFC’s featherweight division. The 28-year-old is scheduled to make his third promotional appearance against popular lightweight, Luis “Violent Bob Ross” Pena, at UFC Fight Night 148 in Nashville on March 23.…

James Krause: Enjoying the process

Taking steps forward with each and every new day is a requirement in the sport of MMA as the landscape of things is always changing ever so vastly. And while some of those involved are taking their steps into the…

Eric Shelton: ‘I’m going to get to the top’ of UFC flyweight division

Eric Shelton believes he’s been on the wrong side of some split-decisions since joining the UFC, but he doesn’t let that deter him in the least moving forward. The 28-year-old switched camps in the last year and is now at…

Mike Grundy is raring to impress in his UFC debut

Once again, the UFC spotlight shines down on the ever-growing British MMA talent pool. From UFC 38 at the Royal Albert Hall in 2002 to UFC Fight Night 147 in London right around the corner on March 16, the British…

John Makdessi continues to evolve at Roufusport; ready for Nasrat Haqparast at UFC Nashville

John Makdessi will make his 16th appearance in the Octagon at UFC Fight Night 148 in Nashville on March 28. It has been a career of highs and lows for the 33-year-old Canadian. Makdessi debuted for the company as an undefeated…

UFC London Predictions: Leon Edwards vs. Gunnar Nelson

With the title change at UFC 235, Leon Edwards is in an unfortunate position; the new champion, Kamaru Usman, had already defeated Edwards earlier in both of their careers, and while Edwards has since burst into contention with a great…

UFC featherweight prospect Bobby Moffett on his campaign to rebrand the D’Arce choke

In September 2017, we witnessed the rare occurrence of what might be a jiu-jitsu rebrand. Ovince Saint Preux secured his third Von Flue choke submission win (one of five in UFC history), and with it, the position’s new moniker, the…

UFC Wichita Breakdown: Junior Dos Santos vs. Derrick Lewis feat. the “Stockton Slap”

It appears to be a matter of fate that a UFC heavyweight bout will either end in an electrifying knockout or meander along to a unanimous decision snooze fest. Luckily, Junior Dos Santos has been a reliant source of the…

UFC London Predictions: Darren Till vs. Jorge Masvidal

There’s not a real way around acknowledging the quality of Darren Till’s last performance; the man himself considered it “embarrassing”, and it was definitely the worst of the then-undefeated Brit’s UFC career. Tyron Woodley proved to be an unforgiving fight…