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How A UFC 165lb Division Might Look

With the controversy surrounding weight-cutting reaching an all-time high, the implementation of several new weight-classes is looking increasingly likely. Talks of setting up 165lb, 175lb, 195lb, and 225lb divisions in the UFC have been gathering momentum in recent times on the back of several high-profile fighters missing weight. The sport’s community has made no secret of the fact that they …

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Crippling Egotism: A Blunt Assessment of United’s Current State

Losing 3-0 at home is never easy. Fans become aggravated, pressure mounts upon the management and the media explore every possible avenue to undermine the potential for any success – despite it being only three games into a 38-game campaign. Multiply this ‘crisis’ by 100 and you’ve got Manchester United. The Red Devils currently find themselves in their worst start …

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One Year Later: Mayweather/McGregor In Hindsight

Exactly one year has passed since the worlds of both boxing and mixed martial arts collided for an event that was unlike anything that we’ll ever see again in our lifetimes.  “That Mayweather/McGregor fight next Saturday, it’s an absolute disgrace, makes no sense. F**k the two of them they’re just conning us for the money.” “So you won’t watch it …

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The Stakes: Justin Gaethje Vs. James Vick

Justin Gaethje and James Vick are set to throw down over five-rounds in the UFC Lincoln main-event headliner so with that in mind, we take a look at what exactly is on the line for both men. Lightweight is an absolute shark-tank. Not only does it contain several champion-calibre fighters clawing for their shot at the belt, but further down …

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Are Leeds United Heading Back To The Promised Land?

Leeds United fans are daring to dream that a return to the Premier League could be on the cards after a sensational start to the season under Marcelo Bielsa. It’s easy to get carried away with just four games of a mammoth forty-six game season gone and ten points on the board from twelve available, seeing them beat promotion favourites Stoke City …

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MacKenna On Monday: Emigrated Irish Only Important When They Win

“I only mention it because sometimes there’s a man… I won’t say a hero, ’cause, what’s a hero? But sometimes, there’s a man. And I’m talkin’ about the Dude here. Sometimes, there’s a man, well, he’s the man for his time and place. He fits right in there.” – The Stranger, The Big Lebowski There’s always been something smug about …

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