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If you’re a fan of heavyweight MMA fights, you’ve never been more depressed by the lack of depth and the volume of injuries spiking big fights worth millions of dollars.
As part of a settlement agreement with the Nevada State Athletic Commission, Nick Diaz had to “admit” that he was “wrong” for invoking his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination during testimony.
The process is underway in California to legally tackle a major problem in combat sports: extreme weight-cutting and dehydrated fighters.
The good news for Nobuyuki Sakakibara is that his return to Japanese MMA went off without many problems. The bad news is that Fuji TV was once again the door mat for New Year’s Eve TV ratings.
Why did UFC leak the big news of Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping on Christmas Eve? More intriguingly, why did they decide to put the fight on the Internet instead of Fox Sports?
With Donald Cerrone losing to Rafael dos Anjos, we’re one step closer to seeing Conor McGregor fight Frankie Edgar. It will be spectacular.
Nobuyuki Sakakibara’s return to MMA was supposed to provide MMA fireworks. Instead, a total dud. Which mean this weekend’s UFC triple play in Las Vegas is the only action in town.
Over a week removed from Ronda Rousey’s knockout loss to Holly Holm, American sports fans can’t get enough of their Ronda roasting. Is this about sexism or celebrating the destruction of a perceived promotional myth?
Ronda Rousey not only lost to Holly Holm, she got destroyed. Dana White acted like his dog died. Holly Holm displayed a graciousness & class that we should all cheer for.
UFC & USADA are attacking doping by using prohibited association, a policy which says that nobody can associate with a suspended fighter in any way, shape, or form. It is undoubtedly going to raise legal questions & challenges.
The old front man of PRIDE is back in front of the cameras, trying to launch an MMA revival in Japan. He has his work cut out for him in more than one way.
UFC loves business contracts with waivers or clauses that ask for fighters to not sue them over disputes. They’ve taken it a step too far regarding their new USADA drug testing program.
Josh Barnett and Roy Nelson had a gritty, gutty, bowling shoe ugly five-round slobberknocker to cap off what was a wonderfully whimsical UFC event at Saitama Super Arena.« Previous Entries