Tag: mma

Dustin Poirier is now a lightweight title contender

This past weekend UFC lightweight Dustin Poirier put on an amazing performance and picked up a big win against former World Series Of Fighting (WSOF) lightweight champion Justin Gaethje. Poirier and Gaethje are two of the most down fighters on the UFC's roster, and fight fans expected them to put on an absolute barn-burner. After […]

What Chael Sonnen thinks about Khabib Nurmagomedov

Khabib Nurmagomedov’s domination in the UFC’s lightweight division has been nothing short of astonishing. The way that he mauls his opponents makes it difficult to see how anyone in the lightweight division could cause him any trouble in grappling altercations. Throughout his mixed martial arts career, Khabib’s high-level Sambo style has been incredibly effective and […]

KASAI Pro brings big names for super fights and tournament

As with any event in combat sports, the addition of big names makes the showcase much more exciting for mainstream and hardcore fans alike. In an effort to “one-up” themselves, KASAI Pro has scheduled a massive second event that brings out many of the best competitors in the sport, while giving fans bouts they’ve longed […]

Tony Ferguson wants to embarrass Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson has plans to embarrass Khabib Nurmagomedov during their title fight at UFC 223 in April. At UFC 223, Tony Ferguson is looking to do what he has had his sights set on for quite some time when he finally get his hands on Khabib Nurmagomedov. Ferguson, the UFC’s interim […]

Why fight Whittaker vs Romero may not happen?

Robert Whittaker says he’s not fighting Yoel Romero if he misses weight for their rematch at UFC 225. Yoel Romero missed weight by 2.7 lbs during his interim title bout against Luke Rockhold last February. He won the fight, but even if he was ineligible to win that interim belt, he was still able to […]

Conor McGregor digs at Dana White in Instagram

Conor McGregor took a rather direct shot at UFC president Dana White following his inclusion in the latest edition of the EA Sports UFC video game series. It’s easy to jump to conclusions when the ‘Notorious’ Conor McGregor is concerned but judging from his latest Instagram post, he doesn’t appear to be above taking shots […]

Douglas Lima wants to knock out Rory MacDonald and prove place at Top

Rory MacDonald’s name carries weight. While he came up short in his one UFC title challenge, MacDonald made it a memorable war – one that earned him and then-champion Robbie Lawler an extra $50,000 and some damage to their faces. MacDonald beat some of the toughest men in the division, including current champ Tyron Woodley, […]

“It’s an ‘exaggeration’ to say Conor McGregor has never defended a UFC title?”: UFC President Dana White offered some questionable arguments

UFC President Dana White offered some questionable arguments when making the case against stripping Conor McGregor of his UFC lightweight title. But after yet another contender solidified his case at UFC 219, has the 155-pound division finally reached a crucial crossroads? Retired UFC and WEC fighter Danny Downes joins MMAjunkie columnist Ben Fowlkes to discuss. […]