This Saturday night, April 12, Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley, Jr. will collide for a second time. In their first match back in 2012, Bradley was awarded a highly controversial split decision victory for the WBO welterweight title and ended Pacquiao’s 15-fight winning streak. Since then, Pacquiao has fought twice, getting brutally knocked out by … Read more
Bill Conley (7-1) kicked things off on the 168th episode of BluegrassMMA Live talking about his return to action this weekend. Conley’s last fight was in February 2012. The following month a tornado leveled his hometown of West Liberty and he suddenly found himself without anywhere to train. Fast forward two years and he now has a brand new gym and with a couple of grappling competitions under his blue belt he is ready for a fight. He will meet Jason Perry this Saturday in Campton for Xtreme Fighting Champions.
*UPDATE* They report that Warrior was walking down a hallway at the Gainey Suites Hotel in Scottsdale, AZ, headed toward his car with his wife, when he stopped, clutched his chest and went down. He never recovered. Sources told TMZ that officials believe Warrior suffered a “catastrophic medical event” and so far, there is no evidence to show drugs … Read more
The Undefeated Ben Askren finally has a set date for his much anticipated ONE FC debut. Askren will be fighting Bakhtiyar Abbasov on May 30 at ONE FC: Honor and Glory. Ben Askren has yet to face an opponent that has put him in serious danger during a fight. It looked like Askren would be … Read more
A 5 round Heaveyweight bout between Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Roy Nelson will headline an explosive UFC Fight Night 39 card in Abu Dhabi. The other fights on man card include Clay Guida vs Tatsuya Kawajiri, John Howard vs Ryan LaFlare and Ramsey Nijem vs Beneil Dariush. So, let the breakdown begin! Nijem vs Dariush … Read more
Former UFC lightweight contender Nate Diaz is not a happy man, at least when it comes to what he’s getting paid by the UFC. Remember a couple months back when he requested to be let out of his UFC contract via Twitter? He hasn’t said much since then, but today broke his silence on what … Read more