What a crazy week in the world of MMA. What began with Khabib vs Ferguson ended up being Khabib vs Al Iaquinta, and we all know what else happened. McGregor and 20 of his crew stormed a media day and caused all sorts of chaos. With the original 13 fight card whittled down to 9 we share our thoughts on all of the madness and we give our predictions. Predictions that we’ve left until the last minute because of all the changes.
UFC 222 went down last night with the inevitable happening, Cris Cyborg dominated. She got on the mic and made a big call out for Amanda Nunes. This wasn’t the only major story to come from the card, here’s what went down and the fights I’d make. Continue reading “UFC 222: What Went Down And The Fights To Make”
It’s been a rocky ride to this weekends UFC 222 card. What was initially a title fight between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar, ended up being something completely different yet still entertaining. Cris Cyborg will look to defend her belt again as she squares off with former Invicta bantamweight champion, Yana Kuntskaya. Here we have our predictions for what should be a quality card. Continue reading “UFC 222 Predictions”
Mixed Martial Arts is a relatively new sport, pioneered by the likes of Royce Gracie, who’s overall skills don’t compare to that of Anderson Silva, Jon Jones and Demetrious Johnson. The positive of having so much talent in such a short space of time, is that the very best ever are always fighting the very best, but some ‘superfights’ never came to fruition, here’s the biggest. To avoid repeating the name ‘Fedor Emelianenko’ I will only use a fighter once in this list.
The UFC’s Lightweight division is one of the most stacked divisions the UFC has ever seen. It features star attraction Conor McGregor, and two beasts in Tony Ferguson and Khabib Nurmagomedov. With Eddie Alvarez and Dustin Poirier coming off massive wins, and Barboza and Kevin Lee looking to bounce back, what should the UFC do with it’s lightweight division? Continue reading “What Should The UFC Do With It’s Lightweight Division?”