1. Fabricio Werdum's Win Caps Off Just Another Saturday UFC Night

    I don't know if you heard, but Fabricio Werdum had a pretty interesting week in Australia. First, there was the whole thing with Colby Covington and the boomerang . Trust me, it's just as funny as it sounds...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 2 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Cris Cyborg vs. Holly Holm: The Best Fight in Women's MMA History

    On a brisk May night twelve years ago, Cristiane Santos walked to a ring in her hometown of Curitiba, Brazil. It was her first professional fight. She lost by submission, tapping out to a kneebar in just under two minutes...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Conor McGregor Is Rich and Out of Control

    What would you do if you became fantastically, filthy rich in one night? What would you buy? Where would you go? How would it change you? Would you still be the same person ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 8 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. New UFC Champ Rose 'Thug' Namajunas Is Not Your Usual Fighter

    Mixed martial arts is known for many things. Violence. More blood than most people can stomach. Awful T-shirts. Real bad tattoos. Passionate/drunk fans...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. GSP Stuns Michael Bisping at UFC 217, Is Among MMA's Greatest of All Time

    The GOAT. The greatest of all time. The first was Fedor Emelianenko . Then it was Anderson Silva, but Chris Weidman sent him tumbling from the top...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Darren Till Mows Path to Stardom Through Donald Cerrone's Dome

    Here's a big hot topic as of late: the UFC's seeming lack of any prospective future superstars. Ronda Rousey is gone and may or may not come back (she won't be back)...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. McGregor vs. Malignaggi Will Be a Train Wreck That None of Us Can Turn Away From

    Let's say you've got a stray cat in your neighborhood. You've seen the cat scrounging around your house and your neighbor's house for food. You feel sorry for the cat and, one day, you decide to leave a little bowl of milk on the back porch...

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  8. Tony Ferguson Sets Up Conor McGregor Title Fight, but Will We Ever See It?

    The weird thing about UFC 216 's main event between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee? The difficulty we had in figuring out the point of it. On the surface, it's easy: Ferguson and Lee are two really good lightweights...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 2 reads 0 comments

  9. Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz 3: The Only Fight to Make

    Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz ? In the words of Diaz , I'm not surprised. This is destiny, or at least something like it. I've long written that McGregor would never return to the Octagon after his Mayweather payday...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 1 month ago 22,585 reads 0 comments

  10. Luke Rockhold Wins but Stays in Middleweight Shadows

    Last June, Luke Rockhold defended the UFC middleweight championship against Michael Bisping. Bisping, a seasoned veteran who had never even earned a title shot, took the fight against Rockhold on late notice...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 2 months ago 14,031 reads 0 comments

  11. Nunes, Shevchenko Prove Nothing in UFC 215 Rematch

    So what, exactly, are we supposed to do now? Saturday night's UFC 215 main event would help us determine the better fighter: Amanda Nunes or Valentina Shevchenko? They had fought once already, in March 2016...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 2 months ago 14,747 reads 0 comments

  12. Not Interested in Amanda Nunes or UFC 215? Blame Dana White.

    If there existed a Promoter's Rulebook, somewhere among the first few rules listed would be: "Do not bury your athletes, no matter how angry they make you...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 2 months ago 167,375 reads 0 comments

  13. Conor McGregor Is the Perfect Loser

    You want to know something weird? Conor McGregor isn’t beloved by everyone in Ireland. McGregor is almost certainly the most famous athlete in the history of the country...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 months ago 67,802 reads 0 comments

  14. The Secret That Led Conor McGregor to Fame, Fortune and Floyd Mayweather

    On the cusp of making his professional boxing debut against one of the greatest boxers of all time, Conor McGregor is preparing to make history again...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 months ago 37,815 reads 0 comments

  15. Where Would a Conor McGregor Win Rank Among Combat Sports' All-Time Upsets?

    By any measure, Conor McGregor enters his Aug. 26 boxing match against Floyd Mayweather Jr. as a massive underdog...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 months ago 78,798 reads 0 comments

  16. 7 Boxing vs. MMA Fantasy Fights That Would Have Rocked

    A sure way to start an argument between boxing and mixed martial arts fans is to ask one simple question. "What if?" What if a top mixed martial artist stepped in the boxing ring ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 months ago 64,558 reads 0 comments

  17. Win or Lose, Is This the Last We See of Conor McGregor the Fighter?

    Back in the summer of 2014, when Conor McGregor was preparing for a fight in which he wasn’t even the main event—before he knocked out Jose Aldo or faced off with ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 3 months ago 154,917 reads 0 comments

  18. The Rock as an MMA Fighter? Experts Weigh in on What Could Have Been

    It all started, as things often do now, with a tweet. Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, former professional wrestling superstar and the current highest-paid actor in the world, recently ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 92,424 reads 0 comments

  19. Boo All You Want, Tyron Woodley's 'Boring' UFC 214 Performance Was All Business

    First, let us be clear about something: The UFC welterweight title fight between Tyron Woodley and Demian Maia at UFC 214 was a bad fight. There's no other way to spin it...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 22,610 reads 0 comments

  20. There Will Be Blood: Robbie Lawler's Trail of Destruction

    It was one of those moments where you had to be there. You know the kind of moment I'm talking about. The ones you never forget. The ones that seem to stick around even as you grow old and forget everything else...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 13,227 reads 0 comments

  21. The Question: Is Chris Weidman Done?

    The career path of Chris Weidman looks like a rip-roaring stock that craters after an unexpected market crash. It's straight up, then straight down, and that's puzzling...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 40,748 reads 0 comments

  22. Conor McGregor's Brooklyn Embarrassment

    In hindsight, maybe a four-city press tour wasn't such a great idea. Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Conor McGregor hit the Big Apple on Thursday for a big to-do designed to build anticipation for their massive August 26 boxing match...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 4 months ago 211,259 reads 0 comments

  23. Justin Gaethje, Michael Johnson Thrill in Brawl for the Ages

    Over 17 professional fights, Justin Gaethje developed a reputation as a thrilling, all-action fighter. With his habit of throwing maximum effort into every single strike—and ...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 22,297 reads 0 comments

  24. The Complete Guide to UFC 213: Nunes vs. Shevchenko

    International Fight Week has returned. The UFC's annual summer event is often dubbed their version of WrestleMania...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 19,720 reads 0 comments

  25. Bellator's New York City Debut Was the Night Everything Went Wrong

    In life, there are those magical nights when everything goes according to plan. Other times, literally everything goes wrong...

    Jeremy Botter Written by Jeremy Botter about 5 months ago 95,882 reads 0 comments