Dillashaw wants three belts and Dana might be okay with it

UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw may be staring down flyweight champion Henry Cejudo on Saturday night in Brooklyn but he’s already looking beyond that. In an Instagram video, TJ made it clear he would move up to 145 and fight UFC featherweight king Max Holloway. That’s a pretty bold statement for a number of reasons … Read more

VIDEO: Malignaggi goes mental about McGregor and says he will KO Holloway

Former boxing champ and ex-sparring partner of Conor McGregor, Paulie Malignaggi has never been shy about bashing McGregor in public. His sparring sessions with Conor started the beef and became a topic of controversy when the Irishman posted a photo of him standing over a downed Malignaggi. Paulie claims he was pushed and McGregor says … Read more

The estimated net worth of every UFC champion

MMA fighters make a lot more money than they did when the sport started. $500 to main event a card was a rare find back in the fledgling days. I remember attending my first, and possibly the very first licensed MMA event in Kentucky. It was mostly amateurs but at the time the promoters didn’t … Read more

McGregor goes full Mac on Firas Zahabi

Respected trainer Firas Zahabi of Tri-Star gym lit a fire underneath Conor McGregor warm enough to get him posting on social media in retaliation. In a recent Q&A, Zahabi stated that in a rematch he believed current UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway would win this time around (via MMAJunkie). Holloway has grown leaps and bounds … Read more

Top UFC fighters of 2018

2018 has been a fantastic year for the UFC as the company continues to grow in popularity around the world. There have been many marquee performances to note, and bookies across the world have seen unprecedented levels of money staked on some of the biggest fights in history. None were bigger than the blockbuster clash … Read more

Max Holloway’s PPV drawing power is steadily increasing

He’s the miggity, miggity, miggity, miggity, max daddy and he’s also the figgity featherweight chizzamp. I just lost 500 street cred points. Moving on… Max Holloway rules the featherweight division literally with an iron fist. He has won 4 fights in a row by KO/TKO with the last being a beatdown of Brian Ortega at … Read more

UFC 231 Reebok payouts are good for 4 fighters, dismal for others

Look kids. Big Ben. Parliament. The Reebok payouts are in (via MMAFighting) and if you weren’t in the main or co-main event they are the usual – terrible. Check out the list below. Max Holloway: $40,000 def. Brian Ortega: $30,000Valentina Shevchenko: $30,000 def. Joanna Jedrzejczyk: $30,000Gunnar Nelson: $10,000 def. Alex Oliveira: $10,000Hakeem Dawodu: $3,500 def. … Read more

Holloway and Ortega epitomize sportsmanship in this post fight clip

UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway and Brian Ortega shared perhaps the classiest post fight moment in 2018 at UFC 231. Despite some pre-fight animosity and the high stakes in the bout they were pure class in The Octagon after Holloway’s incredible performance en route to a 4th round TKO victory. What do you think? Is … Read more

UFC 231 medical suspensions

The Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport has released the list of suspensions for the UFC 231 competitors. Along with Brian Ortega’s losing effort in a featherweight title fight with Max Holloway he received a 6 month suspension for his efforts. Here’s the full list (via MMA Fighting). Max Holloway: Suspended 30 days def. … Read more

Edgar wants to be Holloway’s next opponent at 145

Max Holloway may have cemented himself as the featherweight GOAT with his definitive thrashing of Brian Ortega at UFC 231 to retain his title. It was a statement that he and he alone rules over the division and that it’s going to take the next GOAT to dethrone him. Names for an opponent have been … Read more