Watch Now! Canelo vs. GGG 2 official preview show

Ahead of the highly anticipated middleweight boxing title rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin on Sept. 15 on HBO pay-per-view, Golden Boy Media and Entertainment has released this official fight preview, “There Will Be Blood”. The two fought to a draw in September of last year and the oddsmakers (Bovada) are favoring Golovkin in … Read more

Interview with India wrestling superstar Divya Kakran

Divya Kakran is one of the brightest prospects in Indian wrestling today. The Asian Wrestling Championship silver medallist has managed to make herself among the most notable names in wrestling because of her performance this year. She started the year with a Bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games and went on to win a silver … 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

Legal Sports Betting in the U.S. May be Closer than you Think

Betting on sports – that includes MMA – has been illegal in the United States ever since PASPA, a piece of legislation meant to “protect the integrity of sports”, has effectively banned it in almost all states. The same happened to online gambling in 2006, when US laws made it illegal for banks to process … Read more

Conor McGregor comes in #24 on Forbes 2017 list of world’s highest paid athletes

Forbes today released their Top 100 Highest Paid Athletes list for 2017 and UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor was the only mixed martial arts fighter to make the list. The 28-year-old Irishman stated earlier in the year that his aim is to become the world’s number one highest paid athlete, and if that highly-touted boxing match against … Read more

Divya Kakran: The future of women’s wrestling in India

Divya Kakran was the youngest medal winner, from India, at the Asian Wrestling Championships held in Delhi earlier this month. She at the age of 19 is one of the brightest Indian women’s wrestling prospects. However, her journey to the top has not been a smooth one. Divya’s father and brother both were wrestlers. Hence, … Read more

Gambling and Sports: A Match Made in Heaven or a Toxic Relationship?

Gambling is perhaps one of the most controversial businesses ever invented. While the activity itself has been part of our lives since before written history – the Great Wall of China has been said to have been partially funded through lotteries over 2000 years ago – its organized forms, especially those available through the internet, … Read more

Fitness Chicks: Strong and beautiful Aly Raisman

Strong is beautiful and our Fitness Chicks series will be spotlighting some of the most athletic, fit and strongest women on the planet. Aly Raisman is a 22-year-old Massachusetts native and three-time Olympic gold medalist gymnast. She won gold medals in 2012 in London for Team and Floor Exercise, as well as a bronze medal … Read more

Why MMA Should Be An Olympic Sport

The MMA has made a major leap forward in the public consciousness, and now is the time to start thinking about including it as an Olympic sport. There is a long tradition of combat sports in the Olympic Games, including events like boxing, judo, wrestling, fencing and Taekwondo. MMA has emerged over the last decade … Read more