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Michael Bisping vs George St-Pierre 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

UFC Fight Night: Saint Preux vs Okami main card guide and predictions

The land of the rising sun was once the land of the beating drum when Pride Fighting Championships was the premier MMA promotion in the world. Everything about PRIDE FC from the lenient rule set to the opening show intro was magnificent, for 10 years from 1997 to 2007 Pride held tournaments

Coming Down With Something, Is The UFC Struggling With a Weight Cutting Epidemic?

Ray Borg, Illness, Weight Cutting

  While no one's debating his toughness (11-2-0), could Ray Borg, be the latest casualty of near-impossible weight cutting? Friday morning, the UFC announced the much anticipated, championship bout between the "Tazmexican Devil," and prolific Demetrius Johnson was indeed canceled, the supposed culprit being—viral illness. Coincidentally, Borg, has had his fair share

One on One with the “Super Samoan” Mark Hunt

Mark Hunt Interview

Mark Hunt Interview By: Ray Vann Jr.  9/8/2017, #MMA #MarkHunt @MarkHuntFighter This past week, I was lucky enough to get in contact with UFC super star Mark Hunt. Mark took the time out of his busy training schedule to sit down and talk with us, giving Slickster an exclusive interview that gives us a

UFC 215 main card preview and predictions

Demetrious Johnson vs Ray Borg  Odds: Johnson -649 (1/8), Borg +400 (7/1) Demetrious Johnson is on the verge of making history, currently tied with Anderson Silva for 10 UFC title defences a win this Saturday will take Johnson clear into a bracket of his own setting a new record. Johnson's last defeat came against

Mr. Jones, Mr. Jones

Jon Jones, Jon Jones controversy, Steroids

            In the wake of tuesday's devastating news, Jon Jones pre UFC 214 test coming back positive for PED's, we're all bit taken aback, clenching our collective guts from the sting of an all too familiar blow. The dark agent in question this time being—Turinabol, an out of production steroid, known more

Mayweather vs McGregor Preview and Prediction

Floyd Mayweather & Conor McGregor have numerous strengths and weaknesses, let's take a look at the specific skills that are directly applicable in a fight between these two superstars. Floyd Mayweather's Strengths Defence Mayweather's defence has been the ever-present foundation of his 49-0 unbeaten run, his fleet footwork makes it difficult to trap him

The Curious Case of Pauly Malignaggi

The Vegas sun looms over a still horizon. Conor McGregor's blazing green Lamborghini pulls into the brand new UFC Performance Institute. A shirtless McGregor, exchanges a few words with a boisterous teammate, informing him that retired boxer Pauly Malignaggi has left camp. Last Friday, the internet was abuzz with the infamous,