When you talk about long shots, when you talk about what could have been had you gone down a different path, made a different choice, you might think of John Ivey, the old school heavyweight who’s fought more men inside a cage than probably should be legal. But society needs an arena for fighters, men … Read more
Soa “The Hulk” Palelei will look for his twelfth straight win when he faces Jared Rosholt at UFC Fight Night 43 on June 28th in Auckland, New Zealand. UFC officials confirmed the Heavyweight match-up this week. Palelei (21-3) has knocked out three straight opponents since making his return to the UFC last year. “The Hulk” … Read more
The match up between Gonzaga and Jordan is one that many people are sleeping on. Both men are on a tear, and both men have finishes in their last few bouts. When you looks at the records of these two men, 14 of Jordan’s 15 wins are finishes, and all 15 of Gonzaga’s wins are finishes. When you add in the fact that the winner of this bout will probably advance into the top 10 of the UFC Heavyweight Division, sparks are going to fly. Here’s my breakdown of the fight.
Spike TV is broadening their combat sports coverage and it starts tonight with Glory 11 live from Chicago. Crossover sensation Tyrone Spong will go toe to to with a familiar dancing partner in Nathan Corbett. Corbett knocked Spong out in 2007 but it was ruled a no contest after some confusion over referee instructions.
UFC heavyweights, former football players and The Ultimate Fighter season 10 cast mates Brendan Schaub (9-3) and Matt Mitrione (6-2) will slug it out Saturday night at UFC 165 in Toronto. Take a listen as these two friends (former friends?) talk about why they feel they have the advantage over the other
No fighter exemplifies the MMA heavyweight division better than Josh Barnett. This past weekend, he submitted Sergei Kharitonov to claim his 31st victory and advance to the heavyweight GP finals.