UFC Lightweight Champion, or should I say former UFC Lightweight Champion shocked the MMA world last Saturday evening at UFC 254. It wasn't the win against what many felt would be the toughest test of his career in Justin Gaethje, Nurmagomedov, after all, was a -360 favorite heading into the fight. However, after dispatching Gaethje in round 2, which was a quicker ending than … [Read more...] about Could The UFC Convince Khabib Nurmagomedov To Return, More Importantly Should They
So let me see if I got this right: ESPN MMA reporter Ariel Helwani makes a statement that since Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman MMA wants to take an extended break to spend quality time with his daughter, (which is certainly understandable) he suggested that Gilbert "Durinho" Burns should face Leon Edwards in a title eliminator bout. Helwani even backed his thought with … [Read more...] about Ariel Helwani vs Ali Abdelaziz: Silly When You Think About It
UFC 249 took place last Saturday night at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville Florida. A truly great night of fights took place and it was such a welcome night as it was the return of live sporting events to the world since the pandemic with COVID-19 had reared its ugly head. All the fighters put on million-dollar performances, and I wish they all made a … [Read more...] about UFC 249: Fighter Salaries
Conor McGregor made his return to the Octagon this past Saturday night at UFC 246 where he took on Donald Cerrone in the evening's main event. 40 seconds later, the fight was over, McGregor was victorious, he is back, and everyone wants to fight him. Some for the money, some for the competition, but let's be honest it's all about that payday that goes with facing … [Read more...] about All The Boys Want To Dance With Conor McGregor, Which One Will Get To Tango?
Finally, it's fight night in Vancouver, and the main event of Justin Gaethje vs. Donald Cerrone is hours away, I can't wait. The other 11 fights on this card are a bonus on this night. Don't take that as me not being excited for the rest of the card, because I am! With that being said, if the only fight I see tonight were to be Gaethje vs Cowboy, I'd be good. That's … [Read more...] about UFC on ESPN+16 a.k.a #UFCVancouver Cerrone vs Gaethje LIVE Results