Nurmagomedov vs Barboza?

With the UFC settling on Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee for the interim UFC lightweight championship, many were left puzzled regarding where Khabib Nurmagomedov goes from here. The 28-year-old Dagestan native is undefeated in 24 professional MMA bouts and the consensus has long been that if the American Kickboxing Academy product can manage to stay […]

Sergio Pettis Is Gaining Ground

While Anthony “Showtime” Pettis established himself as one of the most talented and entertaining fighters to compete in both the WEC and UFC over the past eight years, there is another combatant sporting the same last name who is beginning to make noise in his own MMA career. Sergio Pettis started his career at the […]

The Case Against Dominick Cruz

The UFC’s bantamweight division is officially on the move as the grudge match between former Team Alpha Male teammates, Cody Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw are officially booked to compete at UFC 217. Both men currently occupy the champion and #2 UFC ranking. Garbrandt secured the title in his outstanding dominant performance over the previous champion, […]

Robbie Lawler’s Next Options

With the UFC officially booking Jorge Masvidal against Stephen Thompson for UFC 217, the welterweight division will only become clearer while the king of the division await the status on his shoulder injury. Tyron Woodley is unlikely to compete for the rest of 2017, which could mean we won’t see Robbie Lawler get a shot […]

UFC Opts for Lee over Nurmagomedov

It appears the UFC will be moving on from the Khabib Nurmagomedov hype train and instead go with a younger option in the form of Kevin Lee as Dana White told the media on Tuesday night that the plan is to have Lee face Tony Ferguson for the UFC interim lightweight title at UFC 216 […]

The Many Layers of Pettis Vs Poirier

Mixed martial arts fans lost the chance at watching Dustin Poirier and Eddie Alvarez rematch their UFC 211 battle that ended in a no contest following illegal knees thrown by Alvarez.  Poirier watched as the UFC decided to dump their initial plans of a rematch and instead booked Alvarez against UFC newcomer, Justin Gaethje for […]

Who Will Romero Rematch?

Yoel Romero was unable to capture the UFC interim middleweight championship last month, which put his feud with the current champion, Michael Bisping on hold for the time being.  With Robert Whittaker likely to face the winner between UFC 217’s Georges St Pierre and Bisping, that leaves the division in search of the next contender.  […]