Gut health linked to peak athletic performance

Our gut has been called the “second brain” and keeping a healthy gut microbiome is essential as it can affect our quality of life on many levels, not limited to just physical health, but our emotional and mental states as well. The research suggests there is strong communication between the GI tract and the brain … Read more

Jon Jones clowns Chuck Liddell for calling him out

Forty-eight-year-old Chuck Liddell went on The MMA Hour this week to talk about his coming out of retirement. The Iceman’s neck looked totally jacked, as did his biceps, and one might speculate that TRT has been helping Liddell push back Father Time. And that’s certainly okay as he nears the half century mark. But my … Read more

Carlos Condit: ‘Maybe my time has passed’

Carlos Condit was submitted by Alex “Cowboy” Oliveira in the second round Saturday night at UFC on Fox 29 in Glendale, Ariz. Oliveira took the fight on short notice and it was The Natural Born Killer’s fourth straight loss inside the octagon. As a former WEC welterweight champion and former UFC interim welterweight champion, that … Read more

Poirier stops Gaethje in 4th; UFC on FOX 29 full results & video highlights

UFC on FOX 29 took place Saturday in Glendale, Ariz. The main event saw No. 5 ranked lightweight Dustin Poirier overcome repeated eye pokes and brutal leg kicks of Justin Gaethje to earn a TKO win early in the fourth round. Gaethje chopped at Poirier’s legs until he could barely stand, but Poirier’s punching power … Read more

UFC on FOX 29: Poirier vs. Gaethje betting odds

UFC on FOX 29 takes place Saturday, April 14 from Gila River Arena in Glendale, Ariz. Lightweight bangers Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje are set to clash in the main event, with welterweights Carlos Condit and Alex Oliveira facing off in the co-headliner. This card starts earlier than normal with Fight Pass prelims kicking off … Read more

Road to M-1 Global MMA Event in Clarksville on Saturday

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Clarksville’s Jacob “The Killer” Kilburn (4-1) will face former Island Fights and Maxx FC lightweight champ Elvin Leon Brito (9-5) out of Florida in Angel Fight Promotions’ “The Road to M-1 Global” main event on Saturday, March 24 at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. They will be part of four-man tournament that will ultimately result in the winner being able to display their talents on the international stage. … Read more

Landwehr fights for M-1 featherweight championship in April

The time has come. Clarksville, Tennessee’s Nate “The Train” Landwehr (10-2) will travel back to Russia to challenge Khamzat Dalgiev (10-1) for the M-1 Global Featherweight Championship on April 21. The two will serve as the main event for M-1 Challenge 91 at the new M-1 Arena in St. Petersburg. M-1 Challenge 91 will be … Read more

Nunes big favorite over Pennington at UFC 224

Amanda Nunes originally won the UFC women’s bantamweight title by submitting Miesha Tate at UFC 220 in July 2016. She is now riding a six-fight winning streak with her lone UFC loss being against Cat Zingano via TKO back in Sept. 2014. The 29-year-old “Lioness” has successfully defended her belt twice already, defeating Ronda Rousey … Read more

UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya live results

UFC 222 goes down Saturday night from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Cris Cyborg returns to put her featherweight title on the line against former Invicta FC bantamweight champ Yana Kunitskaya in the main event. Also, former lightweight champ Frankie Edgar steps in against Brian Ortega in the featherweight co-main event. Here’s how to watch … Read more