GSP says ‘timing and money’ prevented Silva fight

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St Pierre says he is ‘wealthy and healthy’ and he’s very proud of that fact. Not many retired fighters can say that nowadays. During a media appearance today a number of topics came up including one that always seems to surface. Why didn’t he fight Anderson Silva? Both were champions … Read more

Khabib sticks foot in mouth again

Khabib, Khabib, Khabib. Stop eagle bear smeshing the keyboards and microphones. Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is no stranger to controversy. From starting a brawl at UFC 229 and questionable/inappropriate social media posts and beyond. Often a fighter’s suspect social media posts are deleted immediately when they receive negative criticism but videos are forever. … Read more

Conor McGregor’s tweet about Khabib’s father highlights struggle with irrelevance

Conor McGregor is struggling right now with an injury, a 1-3 run, calls for his retirement, and criticism over his abhorrent behavior. He is also facing the fact that his run as a contender is likely over even if he continues to draw money. McGregor thrives on adoration, attention, media coverage, and controversy. Being the … Read more

Video: Khabib’s manager says client would ‘smash’ John Cena or other WWE ‘steroid freaks’

Khabib Nurmagomedov retired undefeated at 29-0 and in doing so he relinquished his UFC lightweight title. Rumors have popped up here and there about a return but Khabib continues to make it clear he is retired. Fantasy fight booking and what if discussions are common among fans when a great fighter retires. Some are dream … Read more

Will the Prospect of 30-0 Be Too Tempting for Khabib to Resist?

On October 24th, 2020, Khabib Nurmagomedov extended his unbeaten professional record to 29 wins and zero defeats following his second-round submission of Justin Gaethje at UFC 254. Although the Eagle’s grappling-oriented style divides opinions, few can argue that he isn’t the most dominant fighter in the history of the UFC.    While other competitors have … Read more

Funny: Ferguson shares ‘plan’ to lure Nurmagomedov out of “retirement“

The dream fight we never got was Tony Ferguson versus lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. It still could happen if Tony gets another win and Khabib starts feeling the emptiness being outside of the limelight. For all of his humility there is a very healthy ego inside of the Russian. Tony shared a funny video on … Read more