Home Tag Archives: mma

Tag Archives: mma

Watch: Former UFC Title Challenger Ali Bagautinov Suffers Savage And Dramatic KO Loss In Russia

Ali Bagautinov’s post-UFC career got off to a bad start on Friday night, as he was brutally KO’d in front of his hometown fans at Fight Nights Global 64 in Moscow. Astoundingly, the knockout came with one second remaining in the third and final round of a fight that, according to reports from Anton Tabuena of BloodyElbow, Bagautinov had thoroughly …

Read More »

Weight Cutting More Dangerous Than PEDs, According To Big John McCarthy

LAS VEGAS, NV - JULY 9: Referee Big John McCarthy looks on during the UFC 200 event at T-Mobile Arena on July 9, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Rey Del Rio/Getty Images)

In a recent interview with MMAjunkie Radio, veteran UFC referee ‘Big’ John McCarthy explained why he feels that the act of weight cutting causes more danger to MMA fighters than PEDs.  McCarthy doesn’t feel that fighters should be allowed to use PEDs. He is, however, keen to stress that the risk of death inside the octagon is far more likely to increase …

Read More »

Showtime Executive Gives A Rather Bleak Update On Mayweather/McGregor Negotiations

A recent interview with a Showtime executive brought to light some rather bleak information about the current standings within the ongoing fight negotiations between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. A small bump in the road, yes, but hopefully progress is made in the right direction from here on out. Following the appearance of McGregor’s manager Audie Attar on this week’s …

Read More »

Watch: Incredible New Mayweather/McGregor Promo Breaks Down Conor’s ‘Puncher’s Chance’

A new fan-made fight promo for the yet-to-be-confirmed boxing matchup between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor that has been doing the rounds has taken the Irishman’s ‘puncher’s chance’ as its focus. For all the haters, naysayers and non-believers, the one question that looms large over the heavily rumoured boxing match between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor is whether or not …

Read More »

Exciting British Lightweight Marc Diakiese To Face Fellow Unbeaten Fighter Drakkar Klose In July

Today, the UFC announced that British lightweight Marc Diakiese will return to the octagon on July 7th. ‘Bonecrusher’ will face fellow unbeaten prospect Drakkar Klose at The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption Finale in Las Vegas, Nevada. Two undefeated records on the line! Brit @Marc_Diakiese vs. @drakkarklose at #TUFFinale! pic.twitter.com/PIdujBAzT1 — UFC Europe (@UFCEurope) April 26, 2017 Since signing with the promotion …

Read More »

‘Raging’ Al Iaquinta Launches Yet Another Twitter Tirade

After his epic rant on The MMA Hour on Monday night, in which he lambasted UFC president Dana White and claimed that the promotion’s performance bonuses are merely a way for company brass to control their underpaid fighters, Al Iaquinta launched yet another tirade on Tuesday, this time via Twitter. Though it was expletive-laden, Iaquinta’s speech on Monday was impassioned …

Read More »

Watch: Highlights From SBG Ireland Featherweight Brian Moore’s Stoppage Win At Bellator 177

SBG Ireland’s Brian Moore scored his first win under the Bellator MMA banner on the 14th of the month, stopping Michal Horejsi of the Czech Republic in the second round of a featherweight contest at Bellator 177 in Budapest. Pundit Arena reported on the victory the following day, but no video footage of Moore’s Hungarian exploits was available at the time. However, …

Read More »

After UFC Nashville, ‘Rumble’ Johnson Urges Peers To Know When To Hang Up The Gloves

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson’s sudden retirement at UFC 210, coming immediately after he was submitted by UFC light-heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier, was a real shocker for those outside of the fighter’s inner circle. At 33 years old, Johnson had bounded into the fight on the back of 3 straight victories and 12 wins in his last 13 outings. He seemed very …

Read More »