Miguel Torres officially retires from MMA

MMA pioneer Miguel Torres took to Facebook today to announce his retirement. As I sit here on the mat in my academy contemplating my life and all of the possibilities that can manifest from just mere choice, my heart feels too overburdened and overwhelmed to be able to seriously train for another fight. Wearing so … Read more

Reebok pays entire UFC on FOX 24 fighters just $200K total

UFC on FOX 24 aired on Saturday and saw Demetrious Johnson defeat Wilson Reis to tie Anderson Silva’s consecutive title defense record at ten. It was a decent card in terms of action, but the payouts by Reebok were less than that as usual. The main event fighters were taken care of, but a star … Read more

Dana White praises Johnson after record tying win

UFC president Dana White was excited after the conclusion of UFC on FOX 24. The event took place on Saturday from the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Missouri. Demetrious Johnson defend his title for the tenth time against Wilson Reis and by doing so he tied Anderson Silva’s record of consecutive UFC title defenses. Here’s what Dana said about … Read more

UFC Fight Night 111 gets solid bout added to card

Channel News Asia reports that Former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos will debut at 170 pounds against ex-Strikeforce welterweight champion Tarec Saffiedine. The bout will happen at UFC Fight Night 111 on June 17, 2017 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium in Kallang, Singapore. After two straight losses at lightweight, Dos Anjos is moving up in weight to make life … Read more

Bisping tells awesome Nate Diaz story

We love the Diaz brothers. Everything they do is epic and everyone who has met them seems to have a memorable story. Michael Bisping told one on his podcast recently that fits the bill. The first time I met Nate Diaz, I was in Denver. There was a UFC event there and I was in … Read more

Terry Etim released after traffic incident

The Liverpool Echo is reporting that Former UFC fighter Terry Etim was finally released from the hospital last week after an incident where he threw himself in to ongoing traffic in Liverpool. A witness initially described their account of the event. I went out and helped to restrain the man in a nearby car park, but he … Read more

Daron Cruickshank ready to put on a show at RIZIN 5

“The Detroit Superstar” Daron Cruickshank (18-9, 1 NC) is preparing for his fourth fight for Rizin Fighting Federation when he faces former PXC and Shooto champion Yasuke Yachi (16-6) at RIZIN 5 on April 16 in Yokohama, Japan. The former UFC standout and 2nd degree Taekwondo black belt is known for his dynamic striking and … Read more

VIDEO: Johnson vs. Cormier 2 promo literally gave us chills

  This is the sickest promo in a long time for a UFC event. The slowly building music, the high production values, and the built in drama ready made for the video. Anthony Johnson looks to avenge a previous loss against UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier. UFC 210 takes place at the KeyBank Centre … Read more

McGregor says Mayeather fight almost inked

UFC superstar and lightweight champion Conor McGregor is at it again. His highly anticipated boxing match with Floyd Mayweather Jr. is close to being a done deal. It’s as close as it has been for what seems like a dozen times before it.  Every time it’s reported that the deal is done we are back … Read more

Bitter rivals to clash at Bellator 180

It’s been years in the making and Bellator is finally making it happen. The bout was close to occurring many times before, but never came to pass for one reason or another. Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva are finally going to settle the score at Bellator 180. Wanderlei was suspended for life after reportedly running … Read more