Ferguson has good chance of being passed over for title shot despite 12 fight streak

If this happens we should riot. The only fight that makes sense for lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov right now, the only one, is former champion Tony Ferguson. ‘El Cucuy’ is on an amazing 12 fight win streak and it just so happens that Khabib just equaled that number last Saturday by submitting Dustin Poirier at … Read more

McGregor goes McGregor about Poirier saying “McGregor”

That title though. After getting submitted by lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 242 last Saturday there were questions about what was next for former interim champ Dustin Poirier. There were several options that made sense immediately like the winner of Jorge Masvidal vs Nate Diaz, a fight with Tony Ferguson if ‘El Cucuy’ turns … Read more

UFC 242 live weigh-ins and replay

UFC 242 will finally arrive on Saturday. The event features a lightweight title unification bout between champ Khabib Nurmagomedov and interim king Dustin Poirier. Poirier became the interim champion to fill the gap while Khabib served his suspension for his involvement in the team vs team scrap after he destroyed Conor McGregor back in October … Read more

WTF: UFC 242 conference call number ends up being epic mix up

There are times when unintentionally hilarious things happen and this is one of them. The UFC sent a release out to the media with a number to call in to participate. Unfortunately for them they sent a number that took callers to a phone sex line instead of a conversation with interim lightweight champion Dustin … Read more

Here’s the next UFC event you should care about

It’s no secret that the days of completely stacked UFC cards are in large part a thing of the past. With TV and online broadcast deals in place the company has to deliver a certain number of events to meet the contractual requirements. This means the few superstars and budding superstars the company has will … Read more

Dustin Poirier poised for Khabib Nurmagomedov battle

All eyes will be on Abu Dhabi when September 7 rolls around, as Dustin Poirier steps up to contest dominant lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov in a highly anticipated UFC 242 battle. Both men have been on impressive runs of form in their own respective careers in the organisation in recent years and all roads now lead … Read more

Poster for Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier drops

The poster for lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and interim lightweight champion Dustin Porier’s September 7th throwdown was debuted on the UFC’s official Twitter account.  Khabib last fought in October of 2018 against Conor McGregor in a fight the Russian won fairly easily. Dustin is on an impressive five fight win streak defeating names like Justin … Read more