Povetkin Next Obstacle in Whyte Path to WBC Title Shot

They say everything comes to those who wait. Dillian Whyte has really had to learn patience with his longstanding status as the mandatory challenger to the WBC Heavyweight Championship. Pro boxing is a sport where politics and contracts can be more of a barrier to success than helping to secure it. Jamaica-born fighter Whyte has … Read more

Tony Ferguson has a chance to back up his credentials at UFC 249

With a record of 25 wins from 28 wins, Tony Ferguson is a fighter that deserves respect. After all, he still holds the record for most consecutive wins in the UFC lightweight division at 12, and has not tasted defeat since May 2012 – a quite remarkable run of form. He has held the UFC … Read more

Why 2020 will be a thrilling year for MMA

The return of Conor McGregor kicked off the 2020 MMA calendar with his highly-anticipated – if rather short-lived – fight with American Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone. A number of fights are already scheduled for the rest of the calendar year with Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero doing battle on Sunday 8 March.  Adesanya is 4/7 to … Read more

Fury Vows to Avoid Scoring Controversy with KO Win in Wilder Rematch

Most experts, pundits, and armchair fanatics believe that Tyson Fury did enough to win his WBC title fight with Deontay Wilder back in December 2018. For context, the Bronze Bomber twice scored heavy knockdowns of Fury but, after dusting himself down, the Gypsy King went back to controlling the fight from the center of the … Read more

What next for Conor McGregor as he eyes rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov

Conor McGregor return to headline UFC 246 and produced a stunning display to dispatch of Donald Cerrone just 40 seconds into the opening round. The event proved to be popular with punters, with stakes matching sports like horse racing and football. Both renowned as being very popular for punters and bookmakers a like. McGregor started … Read more

MMA fights to look forward to in 2020

2020 has already seen MMA get off to an exciting start with the brief return of Conor McGregor. He’s already looking for some big fights but what other bouts are there that could take place this year? It took just thirty seconds for McGregor to beat ‘Cowboy’ Donald Cerrone last weekend. That victory was important … Read more