Chris Barnett has always been one of the best heavyweight fighters in mixed martial arts that you may not have heard of. I always said if he made it to the UFC, he would be a star! Barnett has fought all over the world as a heavyweight and a super-heavyweight competitor. Like every other fighter I have ever met, the dream is and always has been the UFC. Well, now we will … [Read more...] about Chris “Beast-Boy” Barnett Gets The UFC Call Faces Ben Rothwell
Marijuana over the years has continued to prove its medicinal value so much so that 36 states and counting have legalized medicinal marijuana usage. While the states have seen the provable benefits for therapeutic usage, the world of sports always seems to be a step or two behind acceptance of the scientific community in the adaptation of their ruleset to coincide with what is … [Read more...] about BREAKING NEWS: THC/Marijuana No Longer Banned By Florida Boxing Commission
February is when the world celebrates Black History Month. A month where the world goes out of its way to acknowledge the accomplishments of those of African descent. Something that is deserved as we all know the plight of the black human being in the history of the world, especially here in the United States of America. Many companies and sports leagues put together media … [Read more...] about The UFC Celebrates Black History Month with Michael Chandler As Their Poster Boy ?
The number one job for a UFC fighter isn't stepping in the octagon on fight night, but rather it's stepping on the scale as a professional on weigh-in day. Show up on time, and show up on weight! Anything less is completely unprofessional, and an insult to the promotion, the fans, and of course your opponent! Today we saw something we haven't seen in quite some time as 4 … [Read more...] about UFC Fight Night 185 Weigh-In Results: 4 Fighters Miss The Target Including 1 That Missed 2 Weight Classes
Judging in MMA as we all know is fairly consistent. However, I am amazed that three judges can look at the same fight, and come up with different scores! Judging has been, and will always be subjective. One judge may put more weight on groundwork, whereas his contemporaries may not, and vice-versa. On this night Judge Sal D'Amato scored the main event 49-46 for the winner … [Read more...] about UFC on ESPN+35 Official Scorecards: Some Scores Baffle Me