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Helwani – “McGregor Vs Khabib Would Be Biggest Fight In MMA History”

ESPN’s Ariel Helwani has said that he believes a potential lightweight title fight between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov would be “the biggest in the sport’s history” Speaking on his “Ariel and The Bad Guy” Youtube series, the renowned MMA journalist spoke passionately about the magnitude of this fight should it go ahead. “These two are on the greatest collision …

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Report: UFC Discussing Till & Woodley Welterweight Title Fight

UFC are reportedly discussing the possibility of a welterweight title fight between Tyron Woodley and Darren Till. According to ESPN, UFC are looking at the idea of stripping interim champion Colby Covington and booking a title fight between Woodley and Till. It had looked as though Covington would be next in line to fight the current champion Woodley, and according …

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Report: Oezdemir Out Of UFC 227 Bout With Gustafsson Due To Injury

Light heavyweight contender Volkan Oezdemir is reportedly out of his UFC 227 bout with Alexander Gustafsson due to injury. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani reported that the Swiss fighter would miss the event on August 4th and that the UFC are currently seeking a replacement for Alexander Gustafsson, but there is no guarantee that he will remain on the card. According to …

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Who Should Daniel Cormier Fight Next?

Weighing up the options for Daniel Cormier: Who should the “Champ Champ” fight next? _____ For the first time in his UFC career, Daniel Cormier has escaped the shadow of Jon Jones and put forward his own very legitimate claim as the sport’s greatest of all time. Yes, “Bones” holds two victories over the new heavyweight champ, but it can’t …

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Eight Matchups Confirmed For UFC 228

With less than two months to go until UFC 228, eight bouts have now been officially confirmed by the promotion.  UFC 228 will take place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas and the September 8th event will have a whole host of top quality matchups taking place. The headline bout has yet to be confirmed but the UFC has …

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Who Will Hold Each UFC Belt Exactly One Year From Now?

We have a stab at predicting who exactly will hold each UFC belt in 365 days time on July 18, 2019. 115lbs (W) Current champ: Rose Namajunas Rose proved that her UFC 217 win over Joanna Jedrzejczyk was anything but a fluke with a masterful victory over her great rival once again at UFC 223. A well-rounded fighter who seems to be …

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Robert Whittaker – “I’m Better At Everything Than Gastelum”

The UFC middleweight champion will defend his title against Kelvin Gastelum after spending six weeks filming the next season of The Ultimate Fighter alongside him. Robert Whittaker might just have claimed iconic status within the UFC’s middleweight division following his pair of scintillating victories over Yoel Romero. Two contrasting styles met over ten rounds to decide the title of 185lb champion and …

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Darren Till: Side-Kicks To The Knee Should Not Be Banned

Darren Till has responded to his UFC Liverpool opponent Stephen Thompson’s thoughts on the controversial practice of throwing sidekicks to the knee. Thompson found himself in the headlines shortly after his welterweight title-eliminator against the Liverpudlian due to comments he made about the tactics employed by the man who ended up defeating him on the judge’s scorecards. After tearing his …

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Michael Bisping – “The Word Is Holloway Got KO’d In Training”

Michael Bisping heard through the grapevine that the UFC’s featherweight champion Max Holloway was knocked out in sparring just prior to his scrapped UFC 226 showdown with Brian Ortega. It’s funny to think about how this month’s UFC 226 would have looked had the originally-scheduled co-main event between Holloway and Brian Ortega actually gone ahead. Would the rest of the …

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Anthony Pettis Wants Al Iaquinta Next After UFC 226 Win

UFC Anthony Pettis

Anthony Pettis has called for a matchup against Al Iaquinta following his impressive UFC 226 victory over Michael Chiesa. For all the talk about Daniel Cormier’s heroics, the brawl between Mike Perry and Paul Felder as well as the shockingly bad showdown between heavyweights Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis, one man who all-but-stole the show has gone criminally underappreciated. Sure, …

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