Bellator 194: Sink-or-Swim Time for Former Champion Liam McGeary

After winning his first 11 pro fights, Liam McGeary could be facing a make-or-break bout this Friday night at Bellator 194. The former light heavyweight champion takes on Vadim Nemkov from Uncasville, Connecticut and the Mohegan Sun Arena on Paramount …

After winning his first 11 pro fights, Liam McGeary could be facing a make-or-break bout this Friday night at Bellator 194. The former light heavyweight champion takes on Vadim Nemkov from Uncasville, Connecticut and the Mohegan Sun Arena on Paramount Network. The card features Matt Mitrione vs. Roy Nelson in the Bellator Heavyweight Grand Prix. […]

UFC 221 Winner Curtis Blaydes Sees ‘Enticement’ With Potential Bellator Deal

The UFC’s heavyweight division has always been held under a microscope when it comes to young and fresh top contenders. With Stipe Miocic sitting atop the division as champion, and former titleholders such as Fabricio Werdum, Cain Velasquez and A…

The UFC’s heavyweight division has always been held under a microscope when it comes to young and fresh top contenders. With Stipe Miocic sitting atop the division as champion, and former titleholders such as Fabricio Werdum, Cain Velasquez and Alistair Overeem among the Top-5, someone like Curtis Blaydes could be a key fixture moving forward. […]

UFC Fight Night 125’s Priscila Cachoeira Seriously Injured vs. Shevchenko

Yes, the beat-down Valentina Shevchenko put on the Octagon-debuting Priscila Cachoeira left her worse for wear. But it turns out the Brazilian suffered even worse injuries than we saw. Tiago Okamura, the manager for Cachoeira, told MMA Fighting that th…

Yes, the beat-down Valentina Shevchenko put on the Octagon-debuting Priscila Cachoeira left her worse for wear. But it turns out the Brazilian suffered even worse injuries than we saw. Tiago Okamura, the manager for Cachoeira, told MMA Fighting that the fighter tore her knee during the early stages of the first round at UFC Fight […]

UFC 223: Joe Lauzon Benched Himself Following Knockout Loss

After fighters step inside the cage to do battle, athletic commission review their physical well-being and determine if they need to receive a medical suspension. Sometimes, though, the best doctor for a fighter can be themselves. Joe Lauzon, a veteran…

After fighters step inside the cage to do battle, athletic commission review their physical well-being and determine if they need to receive a medical suspension. Sometimes, though, the best doctor for a fighter can be themselves. Joe Lauzon, a veteran of 41 career fights, believes his decision to sit on the sidelines for an extended […]

Al Iaquinta Fighting Paul Felder on ‘One-Fight Deal’

Al Iaquinta was given a new contract when he first agreed to meet Paul Felder at UFC 218. But after that bout fell through due to an injury to the former Ultimate Fighter runner-up, he remained on the sidelines awaiting the right kind of deal from the …

Al Iaquinta was given a new contract when he first agreed to meet Paul Felder at UFC 218. But after that bout fell through due to an injury to the former Ultimate Fighter runner-up, he remained on the sidelines awaiting the right kind of deal from the UFC. Iaquinta told The MMA Hour Monday that […]

UFC Fight Night 127 Free Fight: Lyoto Machida KOs Mark Munoz

Back in 2013, Lyoto Machida was coming off a tough decision loss to Phil Davis and needed to get back on track. He did just that in a big way, landing a head-kick knockout in the first round vs. Mark Munoz. Machida would go on from there to defeat Gega…

Back in 2013, Lyoto Machida was coming off a tough decision loss to Phil Davis and needed to get back on track. He did just that in a big way, landing a head-kick knockout in the first round vs. Mark Munoz. Machida would go on from there to defeat Gegard Mousasi and earn a shot […]