Lack of output costs Tyron Woodley as Jake Paul takes another prized MMA scalp

After all the hype during the build-up to Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley, viewers can be forgiven for expecting a war. In fact, judging by the figures, it seems plenty of boxing/MMA fans even broke cardinal rule 1 and actually splashed out on a Paul brothers’ PPV! – the temptation proving too much for many […]

UFC Contenders star Hannah Goldy to step in for McKenna at UFC Vegas 37

UFC Strawweight superstar and Fight Bananas’ favorite Hannah Goldy (5-2) is now set to duke it out with Emily Whitmire at UFC Vegas on September 19. Goldy will take the place of Corey McKenna after the first Welsh female fighter to grace the UFC Octagon was ruled out. The UFC originally scheduled the fight between […]

Kris Moutinho to make Octagon return at UFC Fight Night : Costa vs. Vettori

Sometimes, when you win, you actually lose, and other times, when you lose, you really win. This old adage above is most applicable to everybody’s favorite new UFC fighter, Kris Moutinho who, the UFC has just announced, is set to return to the Octagon in late October to fight Aaron Phillips. Generally, the return to […]

Reports UFC legend Khabib Nurmagomedov to play Russian third-tier soccer UNTRUE

On Saturday morning, several revered MMA publications broke the news that the formerly-unbeaten UFC star Khabib Nurmagomedov had traded MMA gloves for shinpads to become a soccer player. The Dagestani national supposedly completed a move to FC Legion Dynamo so that he might live out his boyhood dream of representing the club in the Russian […]

UFC Bantamweight T.J. Dillashaw Expects Octagon Return in just 3 Months

T.J. Dillashaw returned to MMA action late last month and looked every bit the bantamweight king in waiting. The former strap-holder, who never actually lost his belt inside the Octagon, defeated Cory Sandhagen with a brave, technical display at UFC Vegas 32. Emphasis on the bravery here. During the fight, Dillashaw suffered multiple ligament tears […]

UFC 265: Gane vs. Lewis – Preview, Odds, & Predictions

The headline fight between Amanda Nunes and Juliana Pena may have been called off after the champion was struck down with COVID (not even the GOAT can beat it!), but the UFC 265: Gane vs. Lewis fight card is still absolutely stacked. The event takes place LIVE from the Toyota Center, Houston, TX, with the […]

Justin Gaethje and Michael Chandler ‘Verbally’ Agree to Fight at UFC 268

Lightweight contenders Justin Gaethje (23-3) and Michael Chandler (22-6) have ‘verbally’ agreed to fight at UFC 268, and all the reports coming from ESPN, etc. indicate that the fight is expected to be greenlit. Assuming it is, the pair will be adding their own, unique brands of violence to a card that’s already headlined by […]

UFC Fight Night: Hall vs. Strickland – Preview, Odds, & Predictions

This Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night action sees Uriah Hall clash with Sean Strickland in a high-stakes middleweight title eliminator, broadcast LIVE from the APEX Center in Las Vegas, NV. Read on for a complete preview of each bout on the main card. Plus, we unravel the latest DraftKings odds and give our predictions for […]

UFC Vegas 32: Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw Preview, Odds, & Predictions

Tonight’s UFC Vegas 32 event sees the long-awaited return of former UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw to the Octagon. Dillashaw has been absent from competition for just over two-and-a-half years since he tested positive for a performance-enhancing drug. Cory Sandhagen is the man in waiting for Dillashaw and, following decisive KO victories over Marlon Moraes […]