Chael Sonnen says he got hustled for $500

When you think of Chael Sonnen you think of American gangster, largest arms in the hardened streets of West Lind, Oregon, and possibly PED’s. Probably PED’s. It’s PED’s isn’t it. Chael can spin a story like noone else in MMA and often times it’s freaking insane. He once claimed the Nogueira brothers tried to feed … Read more

Ex UFC fighter Abel Trujillo arrested for sexual exploitation of a child

Former UFC fighter Abel Trujillo is being held with bond – set at $10,000 – in Castle Rock, Colorado. This is according to the Douglas County Court Deputy inmate database and as reported by TSN. According to TSN, Trujillo has been charged with felony sexual exploitation of a child and felony obscenity. He was arrested … Read more

WATCH: Scott Coker wants a Japan clash between Rampage and Fedor

Is this 2004? Bellator president Scott Coker told Ariel Helwani on the journalist’s self-titled MMA show that a fight between Rampage Jackson and Fedor Emelianenko has been targeted for an upcoming event in Japan. This is a kick in the nostalgia jewels since both men were prominent members on the roster of the Japanese based … Read more

What makes a UFC champion?

When one takes a look back at the 81 champions in UFC history, there is one martial arts discipline that stands head and shoulders above the rest. Here’s a hint. It’s not boxing. It’s not kickboxing. It’s not Karate. It’s not Kung Fu. It’s not even Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Historically wrestling has proven to be the … Read more

WATCH: Ryan Hall channeled Van Damme at Fight Night 155

Question for ya. What are those kicks Ryan Hall? UFC featherweight Ryan Hall looked like Jean Claude Van Damme in the main event of Bloodsport during his bout at Fight Night 155. Hall spin kicked his way to a decision victory over Darren Elkins and it was awesome. He even dropped him a few times … Read more

Dana has a new nickname for Urijah Faber after UFC Fight Night 155 victory

Urijah Faber may have looked great at Fight Night 155 but someone had to remind the “California Kid” that he isn’t a spring chicken anymore. Despite icing his opponent Ricky Simon in 46 seconds of round 1 he still received some playful jabbing from long time acquaintances and friends. One of those being UFC president … Read more

Wondering Where to Watch the Next Fight

Before the advent of ‘DA Zone’ boxing shows were accessible to all. Not only potential viewers or spectators had to disburse an important sum of money monthly or yearly, but very few videos were also displayed in European countries. With the launch of DAZN, many sports, especially boxing became available to viewers owing to the … Read more

Sportsmen and Sponsorship

According to sports analysts, sponsorship is to athletes’, irrespective of the type of sports practised, what fuel is to cars. Sporting activities need sponsoring to succeed and make an impact. That is why many sportsmen enter into a win-win deal with renowned corporations in the world. Interactions Between Athletes and International Brands The meeting of … Read more

Chad Mendes hangs up his gloves

We’re usually hesitant to report retirement announcements because it inevitably turns out not to be true. We get that ‘one more fight’ from the retiree. Randy Couture….Chuck Liddell….anyone… ever. The latest retiree is perennial featherweight contender Chad Mendes. Chad has been competing in the UFC since 2011 and he has fought for the organization’s featherweight … Read more