TJ Dillashaw Vacating Bantamweight Belt Could Save UFC Flyweight Division

The MMA world was given shocking news on Wednesday morning when UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw revealed on his Instagram that he was giving up his belt due to failing a drug test. According to Dillashaw’s post, the long-time bantamweight …

The MMA world was given shocking news on Wednesday morning when UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw revealed on his Instagram that he was giving up his belt due to failing a drug test. According to Dillashaw’s post, the long-time bantamweight champ was flagged by USADA and the New York State Athletic Commission for “adverse findings” […]

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Jorge Masvidal’s KO Over Darren Till Opens Up UFC Welterweight Title Picture

UFC president Dana White and the rest of the promotional brass probably wasn’t expecting Jorge Masvidal to knock out England’s favorite son Darren Till in the main event of UFC London, but the Cuban-American wasn’t messing around. &#8…

UFC president Dana White and the rest of the promotional brass probably wasn’t expecting Jorge Masvidal to knock out England’s favorite son Darren Till in the main event of UFC London, but the Cuban-American wasn’t messing around. “Gamebred” played spoiler in the main event of UFC Fight Night 147 when he survived an early first-round […]

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If GSP Isn’t MMA’s GOAT, He’s Certainly In The Conversation

On Thursday, former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre officially announced his retirement from MMA. The Canadian sporting icon made the announcement at the Bell Centre in his hometown of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, officially e…

On Thursday, former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre officially announced his retirement from MMA. The Canadian sporting icon made the announcement at the Bell Centre in his hometown of Montreal, Quebec, Canada, officially ending the career of one of the greatest mixed martial artists to ever step foot in the cage. Naturally, it’s […]

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Michael Page’s Stock Drops In Victory Against Paul Daley

The fight that was billed as the biggest match in British MMA history turned out to be anything but. Fans and media were sure the Bellator 216 main event welterweight tournament quarterfinal between Michael Page and Paul Daley would be nothing but &#82…

The fight that was billed as the biggest match in British MMA history turned out to be anything but. Fans and media were sure the Bellator 216 main event welterweight tournament quarterfinal between Michael Page and Paul Daley would be nothing but “fistic fireworks.” Instead, the fight turned out to be an absolute snoozer, and […]

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Cain Velasquez vs. Francis Ngannou is the Perfect UFC on ESPN Debut Headliner

It’s been almost three years since he last competed, but this Sunday we’ll finally see former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez return to the Octagon when he takes on Francis Ngannou in the main event of UFC on ESPN 1. It’s the first fight for Ve…

It’s been almost three years since he last competed, but this Sunday we’ll finally see former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez return to the Octagon when he takes on Francis Ngannou in the main event of UFC on ESPN 1. It’s the first fight for Velasquez since a July 2016 TKO win over Travis Browne […]

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After UFC 234, State Of Middleweight Division Even Murkier Than Before

The UFC middleweight division has been a mess for the last couple of years. Ever since Michael Bisping shocked the world and knocked out Luke Rockhold at UFC 199, the 185lbs division has been a weight class full of confusion. After Bisping finished Roc…

The UFC middleweight division has been a mess for the last couple of years. Ever since Michael Bisping shocked the world and knocked out Luke Rockhold at UFC 199, the 185lbs division has been a weight class full of confusion. After Bisping finished Rockhold, he ended up fighting Dan Henderson next, which created a backlog […]

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