Nick Diaz wants fight against heavyweight champ Daniel Cormier

Nick Diaz is ready to make his return to MMA fighting after being sidelined by USADA for failing to report his whereabouts on three separate occasions for out-of-competition testing between 2016-2017. Diaz last fought in Jan. 2015 at middleweight when he dropped a decision to former champ Anderson Silva, which was later overturned to a … Read more

Jacob Kilburn talks about his upcoming fight on Dana White’s Contender Series

Rising featherweight pro mixed martial arts talent Jacob “The Killer” Kilburn (6-1) will get his big show audition when he fights on Dana White’s Contender Series event on Aug. 7 in Las Vegas. With White being the president of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, his Contender Series events have served as a platform for fighters who … Read more

The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters full cast revealed

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and No. 4 ranked contender Kelvin Gastelum will serve as opposing coaches for the upcoming The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters pro mixed martial arts reality series set to premiere Wednesday, Aug. 29 on FS1. At the conclusion of the series Whittaker and Gastelum will the square-off for the middleweight championship at … Read more

Jon Jones reacts to Daniel Cormier’s heavyweight title win

Jon Jones is the only man ever to defeat Daniel Cormier, and he did it twice, both at light heavyweight, even though his July 2017 win over Cormier was overturned after he tested positive for Turinabol, an anabolic-androgenic steroid. And that is how Cormier was able to reclaim the throne as UFC light heavyweight champion. … Read more

Early UFC betting odds favor Khabib Nurmagomedov over Conor McGregor

There’s no definitive date yet for the return of Conor McGregor to the UFC octagon. However, all signs are pointing to a showdown against unbeaten lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov when “Notorious” does make his return. The former two-division champion has been enjoying spending time with his newborn son and using that Floyd Mayweather money to … Read more

Cerrone, Saint Preux underdogs going into this weekend’s UFC Fight Night 132 Fight Pass card

UFC Fight Night 132 will take place on June 23 in Singapore. It’s a Fight Pass-only card and is headlined with a welterweight matchup between No. 11 ranked Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone and No. 13 ranked Leon Edwards. The co-headliner has No. 7 ranked light heavyweight Ovince Saint Preux taking on No. 13 ranked 205-pounder Tyson … Read more

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