The media darling and star in the making Connor McGregor headlines UFC Dublin in just a week and we get a behind the scenes look as we always do with “Countdown to UFC Dublin”. McGregor will meet Diego Brandao in the main event. We will also see undefeated Gunnar Nelson do battle against Zak Cummings. … Read more
The Irish phenom, Conor McGregor, has been the talk of the UFC since his debut fight in 2013. Dana White and the fans both love him, but some of the fighters feel differently about his brash personality. McGregor has been involved in his fair share of Twitter spats. Once he went as far as to … Read more
UFC officials have announced that Cole Miller is injured and has had to pull out of his UFC Dublin main event bout against Conor McGregor on July 19. The anticipated grudge match will be put on hold, and TUF winner Diego Brandao has agreed to step up and fight McGregor in the main event. The … Read more
It was a back and forth encounter for Dustin Poirier and Diego Brandao to kick off the main card of UFC 168. Brandao looked to have the advantage early landing some kicks. Brandao actually landed a shot as Poirier fell and was in a down position. Brandao was able to get Poirier down but Dustin escaped to get to his feet.
The year wraps up with an epic card Saturday night in Las Vegas for UFC 168. The fourth quarter of 2013 has played out to be one of the most entertaining times in recent history with epic fights and crazy story lines. There is no lack of of either heading into what is being billed as one of the biggest events in UFC history. Our esteemed staff has put it out on the line to give you their educated (or not so educated) picks on who walks away a winner and who spends the new year in sadness.
The hype is swirling around the two championship bouts on this weekend’s UFC 168 event but aside from those there are several interesting bouts that you should take notice of. A win to close out 2013 could propel some of these athletes further up the ladder in their respective divisions while a loss could have some adding changes to their New Year’s resolutions. Let’s take a look at three fights that may have been flying under the radar.
As 2013 slowly comes to an end, many of us recall what an incredible year it has been for our beloved sport. From stunning upsets, to timeless wars of attrition and heart, 2013 has delivered countless memories for fight-fans across the globe. Although, one story that hasn’t received the attention it deserves would have to be the remarkable revitalization in the career of a man that some may have all-to-soon have forgotten, Leonard Garcia.