Tag: fights

Anthony Joshua wants Tyson Fury to have a few fights before they meet..

Anthony Joshua's recent admission he wants Tyson Fury to have a few fights before they meet has since been met by a barrage of social media responses from the ex-champion. Fury, 28, doesn't seem to want to wait despite being out of action for over two years and is beginning to sound a little desperate […]

RIZIN makes two swift moves of the tournament

Well shit, RIZIN just went full Pride on us. Leave it to Nobuyuki Sakakibara to take a bad situation and make crazy wonderful chaotic magic. Ignore the fact Charles Bennett has dropped six straight, five by stoppage. Ignore the fact all those fights have been at 155 pounds. The “Felony” back in Japan would be […]

Khabib’s Return: Can Nurmagomedov Get Back to Being UFC’s Scariest Lightweight?

In an era where the UFC is becoming more and more involved in handcrafting its own stars, the rise of Nurmagomedov simply couldn’t have been predicted. There was something refreshingly unsculpted about the scruffy 27-year-old Dagestani as he cut a swath through the company’s lightweight class from 2012 to 2014. Nurmagomedov raced to 6-0 in […]

How many more young people must die before mixed martial arts is banned?

Mixed martial arts (MMA) markets itself as a brutal, money-making spectacle. When the objective is to render opponents senseless by kicking and punching them in the head, it is no surprise when someone is seriously hurt and sustains fatal neurological damage. Of course, first and foremost our thoughts at Headway, the brain injury association of […]