Ray Borg pulled out of his title fight with Demetrious Johnson after being declared “unfit” for The Octagon. Now, DJ is wondering when he’s going to get paid because he put in the work, made weight, and was ready to show up. Check out the interview with MMAFighting.
UFC 217 was already looking like it was on track to pass one million pay per view buys as it stood earlier this week. It’s solid at the top with Michael Bisping vs. Georges St. Pierre and rivals Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw squaring off, but it just got even better. Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs. Rose … Read more
With only one arm Nick Newell has been pretty darn successful. According to CombatDocket.com he has returned to an organization called LFA. The Legacy Fighting Alliance may not be as well known as some of the organizations out there, but it has garnered media attention for signing Newell. Here’s what was reported: Ex WSOF title challenger, and … Read more
Still in the hospital after a serious medical emergency, Ric Flair said see ya to manager Melinda Morris Zanoni and Legacy Talent Entertainment. He announced the split via Twitter and later followed with I’m looking forward to the new beginning and the great opportunities that await me. WOOOOO! He is now managed by Get Engaged … Read more
“Bro, Nate Diaz ain’t shit. Me and Nate have had a lot of issues. I was the champ in the UFC and WEC, and Diaz was calling me out. He got lucky in the fight with Conor (1st one), and he got the win, but Diaz ain’t shit. He ain’t shit.”
Anthony Pettis praises Conor McGregor and disses the Irishman’s eternal archenemy Nate Diaz in this video. He discusses how Conor surprised everyone in his Mayweather fight and more. Check it out.
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai’s fourth-round KO victory over Roman “Chocolatito” Gonzalez on Sept. 9th was absolutely crushing. It was their second bout and Srisaket put a stamp on the rematch.
The Blast is reporting that William Pegg is suing Conor McGregor for hitting him with a Monster Energy can. At the UFC 202 media conference in August 2016 the security guard says he was hit with the can and now wants $95K. ESPN also confirmed the lawsuit that apparently came about in March and … Read more
Everyone wants a shot at UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping including welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. Watch the two go back and forth this past weekend during the UFC 215 coverage.
Michael Bisping is a great fighter, maybe not a great dancer, but a great fighter all the same. A video was posted to Instagram of him doing women’s bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko’s signature dance. Check it out.
MMA Junkie reported the UFC 215 Reebok payout figures and as expected they are still mind bogglingly ridiculous. Only four fighters got $20K or more and to put that in perspective upper mid card fighters like Brendan Schaub were making over $100K a fight before the UFC/Reebok deal and that can be fact checked. Here … Read more