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Mayweather vs McGregor, a Passing of the Torch

Mayweather vs McGregor, Now what? As many expected Floyd Mayweather was the victor in the much anticipated "Money Fight", winning by TKO in the 10th round. The fight produced some fascinating questions and opinions. 11/20/2017.  By Manny Sangha - The majority opinion afterward was that Mayweather gave McGregor the early rounds, whilst I do

Old Dog, New Tricks?

Saturday, November 4th - saw George "Rush" St. Pierre's return to the octagon. The 36-year-old, perviously absent from the cage for a mysterious, four year period, captured Michael Bisping's middleweight crown following a decisive win by submission. In his absence, the elusive fighter had been seen training everywhere from his familiar

Georges St-Pierre, Back to Finish What He Started

GSP Middleweight Champion, UFC 217

UFC 217 was considered by many the best event in the company's history. Three titles change hands.  A legend returns. By The Fight Scholar, 11/9/2017 - The headline story of the night was, of course, the successful return of Georges St-Pierre. After having spent 4 years without competition he defied father time,

Conor McGregor named UFC 3 cover athlete

Conor McGregor named UFC 3 cover athlete

MMA Superstar will be on the cover of EA Sports UFC 3 Following the success of the hybrid boxing/mma superbout with Floyd Mayweather, McGregor's star is soaring. Today Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) officially revealed EA SPORTS™ UFC® 3 featuring UFC® lightweight champion Conor McGregor, the only UFC athlete to hold UFC titles

UFC 217: Bisping vs St-Pierre Main Card Preview and Predictions

Main Event  Michael Bisping vs Georges St-Pierre Betting Odds, Bisping +100 or 1/1 St-Pierre -130 or 4/5 Close to 4 years ago Georges St-Pierre surprised everyone by announcing that he would be taking a leave of absence immediately after his split decision win over Johny Hendricks. There was no timescale given on a return

Colby Jack?

Colby Covington, Colby Covington MMA

Colby Covington, cheesed it up this saturday night in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Calling an audibly livid, throng of Brazilian nationals "filthy animals," and saying, their country was a, "dump." Further exacerbating the situation, the unabashed Covington openly declared his intentions for the division, and the man at it's helm. “Tyron Woodley, deep

UFC Fight Night 119: Brunson vs Machida Preview and Predictions

Main Event  Derek Brunson vs Lyoto Machida Betting odds, Brunson -170 or 5/8, Machida +150 or 13/10. Former light heavyweight champion Lyoto "The Dragon" Machida is headlining a UFC event once again after serving an 18-month suspension for violating USADA's drug testing policy. His karate-based style was at one time a difficult puzzle to

Michael Bisping vs Georges St-Pierre Pre-Fight Analysis

Michael Bisping's Strengths  Boxing Since Bisping joined up with Jason Parillo who was BJ Penn's boxing coach when BJ was in the form of his life, the boxing mechanics of Michael Bisping have been much improved. Bisping always favoured striking, adding Parillo to his team has buffed out some major flaws in his movement

Coming For The Crown?

Are we to see the surely explosive and much expected, McGregor vs Diaz III? Or, following this weekend's highly anticipated event, UFC 216, are we in store for something else entirely? At (22-3-0), Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee (16-2-0) would say—yes. The two highly explosive fighters will face off finally, in