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Kavanagh: Conor McGregor’s hands ‘are going to be a lot better’ when he returns to the UFC

Kavanagh: Conor McGregor’s hands ‘are going to be a lot better’ when he returns to the UFC

Milan Ordoñez November 22, 2017 Comments Off

Straight Blast Gym head coach John Kavanagh is expecting major improvements from Conor McGregor when he makes his UFC return.

For a good amount of time, Conor McGregor briefly turned

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If I Did It: McGregor, Covington, Nate Diaz, Michael Carter-Williams and more

If I Did It: McGregor, Covington, Nate Diaz, Michael Carter-Williams and more

Eugene Robinson November 22, 2017 Comments Off

Welcome to IF I DID IT where we analyze and solve PR kerfuffles from the MMA world (insert hand gesture) not beyond.

Alexei Auld is back with a brand new book available

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Bryan Caraway out, Andre Soukhamthath now fights Luke Sanders at UFC Fresno

Bryan Caraway out, Andre Soukhamthath now fights Luke Sanders at UFC Fresno

Mookie Alexander November 22, 2017 Comments Off

Another injury has forced Bryan Caraway out of a UFC fight.

Top-10 UFC bantamweight contender Bryan Caraway has scarcely been active since joining the promotion via the WEC, and he’ll wind

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John Lineker vs. Jimmie Rivera set for UFC 219

John Lineker vs. Jimmie Rivera set for UFC 219

Lucas Rezende November 22, 2017 Comments Off

Bantamweight contender John Lineker has replaced former champ Dominick Cruz at UFC 219, and will take on Jimmie Rivera.

John Lineker’s wish has been granted.

Shortly after asking the UFC

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UFC seeking massive increase in next TV rights deal, and not getting many early takers

UFC seeking massive increase in next TV rights deal, and not getting many early takers

Zane Simon November 21, 2017 Comments Off

The promotion is looking to nearly quadruple the value of its next broadcast deal, coming off a 7-year agreement with FOX.

It doesn’t come as much of a surprise that the UFC

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Jon Jones next PED hearing pushed back until February by California commission

Jon Jones next PED hearing pushed back until February by California commission

Zane Simon November 21, 2017 Comments Off

It sounds like the former UFC light heavyweight champion will wait until after the holidays to fight his latest drug test failure.

For those hoping to get another gift as glorious as

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Paige VanZant set to meet Jessica-Rose Clark at UFC St. Louis

Paige VanZant set to meet Jessica-Rose Clark at UFC St. Louis

Tim Burke November 21, 2017 Comments Off

It appears that Paige VanZant’s next fight booking has been confirmed.

Just a few days removed from a big win in her UFC debut, Jessica-Rose Clark has been re-booked in a

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Hindsight – UFC Sydney: Werdum vs. Tybura in retrospect

Hindsight – UFC Sydney: Werdum vs. Tybura in retrospect

Dayne Fox November 21, 2017 Comments Off

Get the thoughts and musings of Dayne Fox on UFC Sydney, from debuting Adam Wieczorek’s opening victory to Fabricio Werdum’s five-round decision victory over Marcin Tybura.

In terms of pure fight time,

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Uriah Hall blasts USADA and ‘steroid-using d—kheads who make him suffer’

Uriah Hall blasts USADA and ‘steroid-using d—kheads who make him suffer’

Milan Ordoñez November 21, 2017 Comments Off

Uriah Hall issued an incendiary message to USADA and some of his fellow fighters.

When the UFC decided to clean up the sport from performance-enhancing drugs, it sought the help of

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Bellator MMA’s ‘Pitbull’ brothers, James Gallagher exchange heated words on Instagram

Bellator MMA’s ‘Pitbull’ brothers, James Gallagher exchange heated words on Instagram

Mookie Alexander November 21, 2017 Comments Off

It’s time for a social media spat, featuring Bellator MMA’s “Pitbull” brothers Patricio and Patricky, plus James Gallagher.

Unfortunately for fans of Patricio Freire, they were unable to watch the Brazilian

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