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Stephen Thompson reacts during his welterweight bout against Jorge Masvidal
UFC Fight Night 148 Predictions: Stephen Thompson vs. Anthony Pettis

One would be legitimately hard-pressed to find a fight as bizarre as the UFC Fight…

Dana White attends the GQ Australia Men of The Year Awards
Dana White extended seven more years as UFC President

To the surprise of nobody, Dana White is staying as the president of the UFC.…

Michael Bisping reacts after defeating Luke Rockhold in their Middleweight Title Bout at UFC 199
A Retrospective on Michael Bisping

UFC Fight Night 147 was a definite mixed bag for the UFC’s attempts to build…

Chris Gutierrez training at Factory X
Chris Gutierrez discusses his mental state, bouncing back from disappointing UFC debut

Chris Gutierrez is looking to return to form in his upcoming bout at UFC Fight…

Senzo Ikeda speaks to the crowd after defeating Yuya Wakamatsu at Pancrase 293
Senzo Ikeda replaces Andrew Leone in ONE Flyweight Grand Prix, set to face Danny Kingad

There’s been a late change to the ONE Championship Flyweight Grand Prix. Andrew Leone (8-4)…

Bi Nguyen ready for war in ONE Championship debut
Bi Nguyen is ready for war at ONE Championship debut: “I don’t even know who she is… I don’t care.”

There’s something universally relatable about an underdog. The concept forms the basis of the ‘American…

Jorge Masvidal crushes Darren Till with a perfect left hook at UFC London
Jorge Masvidal shows potential by brutally KO’ing Darren Till at UFC London

Many people, including yours truly, considered Darren Till a favorite against Jorge Masvidal. What Till…

Bibiano Fernandes before his ONE Championship bout
Bibiano Fernandes reflects on Kevin Belingon rematch, training with Demetrious Johnson

Ahead of ONE Championship: A New Era which takes place March 31 in Japan, former…

Luke Rockhold prepares in Perth, Australia, for UFC 221
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…

Aung La N Sang is a ONE Championship double champion
Aung La N Sang talks Ken Hasegawa rematch at ONE Championship: A New Era

ONE Championship middleweight and light heavyweight champion Aung La N Sang plans on defending his…

Russian MMA promotion releases Alexander Emelianenko following DUI arrest 1
Russian MMA promotion releases Alexander Emelianenko following DUI arrest

Today, the Russian Cagefighting Championship (RCC) announced that they have released notable heavyweight contender Alexander…

Steven Peterson makes his walk to the UFC area backstage
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…

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James Krause: Enjoying the process

Taking steps forward with each and every new day is a requirement in the sport…

Bi Nguyen to make ONE Championship debut against Wulan on April 12 2
Bi Nguyen to make ONE Championship debut against Wulan on April 12

Bi Nguyen (4-3) finally has a date, location, and opponent lined up for her ONE…

Jorge Masvidal defeats Jake Ellenberger in the UFC
MMA Geek Guide: Covering All Things Pro MMA (Mar. 13 – Mar. 19)

DC’s World MMA Geek Guide is your go-to for coverage of every major professional mixed…

Eric Shelton of the United States of America shapes up against Jenel Lausa
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…

Mike Grundy trains for UFC London
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…

Lethwei: Everything you need to know about Burmese bareknuckle boxing 3
Lethwei: Everything you need to know about Burmese bareknuckle boxing

Lethwei, or Burmese bare-knuckle boxing, is rapidly growing in popularity. It is the national sport…

John Makdessi wraps his hand before training for a UFC fight
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…

Leon Edwards lands a left hand inside the UFC octagon
UFC London Predictions: Leon Edwards vs. Gunnar Nelson

With the title change at UFC 235, Leon Edwards is in an unfortunate position; the…