Fight Island: Watch Darren Till return to middleweight against Kelvin Gastelum

Darren Till once seemed destined to wear the UFC welterweight championship. When he finally got his shot at then champion Tyron Woodley to say the Englishman under performed would be an understatement. It was a brutal knockout at the hands of Jorge Masvidal that later prompted a move from welterweight up to middleweight to test … Read more

COOL: Adesanya’s KO of Whittaker gets video game makeover

This is cool. Current UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya’s 2019 knockout win over then champ Robert Whittaker silenced a lot of critics who said Israel was one dimensional. It was a sudden and spectacular right hand that put Whittaker on the canvas and made Adesanya’s career soar to new heights. The UFC gave the KO … Read more

ODDS: Romero shown a little love against Adesanya from bookies

When UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya decided he was going to challenge certified killer Yoel Romero I can’t say that I wasn’t surprised. No one in their right mind calls out Romero because despite the Brazilian’s age he is still one of the most dangerous fighters to have ever walked into The Octagon. Israel did … Read more

Darren Till asks Donald Trump to expedite a visa

President Trump if you can make this happen we would appreciate it. Darren Till hit a string of bad luck in the UFC welterweight division but made a successful jump to middleweight. In his first bout at 185 pounds he defeated perennial contender Kelvin Gastelum and since then there have been more than a few … Read more

WATCH: Kelvin Gastelum dings Whittaker for loss to Adesanya, talks UFC 244

UFC middleweight Kelvin Gastelum is disappointed with former middleweight champ Robert Whittaker’s performance in his loss to new champion Israel Adesanya. Meanwhile, water is wet. Gastelum told ESPN MMA that Robert tried to pull some things from his playbook that just didn’t work. He also briefly touches on his own loss to Adesanya revealing he … Read more

UFC 243 Reebok payouts continue to highlight how poorly fighters are paid

Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker both made a decent chunk of change in the main event of UFC 243 from the Reebok sponsorship deal in place with the organization but the rest of the card – yeesh. From there the payouts became almost laughable. I still can’t believe that some of the long time fighters … Read more

WATCH: Israel Adesanya is on point during UFC 243 open workouts

Saturday night will answer two questions. The same two questions we have asked all week in our UFC 243 related articles. Is UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker here to stay? Is the hype of train of interim champ Israel Adesanya all steam? At open workouts we got a glimpse of what we can expect in … Read more