UFC 230 Counterpunch: What’s at Stake?

So here we are. After what feels like a lifetime of conjecture, disappointment and musical-chair-esque-matchmaking, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s tertiary showing…

Resilience Personified

Five wins, five losses. That was Anthony Smith’s record in 2010 after spending two years and 10 fights roaming the Midwest’s…

Mighty Unappreciated

By far the biggest story in MMA to emerge this week was that the Ultimate Fighting Championship and One Championship are close…

Death of a Salesman

Things sure can change a lot in 18 minutes. That’s how long it took for Conor McGregor’s image to undergo a…

Take No Prisoners

How the tables have turned. Fresh of his crushing victory over Ultimate Fighting Championship golden boy Conor McGregor, undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has threatened…

Musical Chairs

As the enormous shadow wrought by the hooliganism of UFC 229 slowly begins to disperse, the MMA community has this week been…

UFC 229 Brawl was Business as Usual

It turns out Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov weren’t exaggerating when they asserted, in the build up to their blockbuster fight at UFC 229, that there…