Paige VanZant and Austin Vanderford tag-team match targeted for Submission Underground

On Thursday, Submission Underground (SUG) founder and MMA legend, Chael Sonnen, tweeted out an almost unbelievable idea for a grappling event: a tag-team, co-ed friendly, couple vs. couple grappling match. Sonnen is actively looking for a couple to challenge UFC…

Chael Sonnen’s Submission Underground set to return in 2019

Submission Underground (SUG), the submission grappling promotion founded by MMA star Chael Sonnen, has a show date booked and will return to promoting events in 2019, a source close to the promotion told The Body Lock. SUG promoted seven events…

After cutting out ketchup, is Quinton “Rampage” Jackson poised for a Bellator title run?

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson gets set to return to the Bellator cage this weekend as he squares off vs. the American gangster Chael Sonnen in the heavyweight Grand Prix Quarterfinals. Stress relief ‘Rampage’ Jackson might be heading into a bit of…

Trash-talking in the UFC: Stories of slander, rhymes, and strange accents

To succeed in the modern era of combat sports, it’s no longer enough to just be a great fighter. A good work ethic, genetic gifts, technical proficiency and a hunger to win will only take you so far. These days,…