Don’t be scared, homie.
Earlier this week, UFC lightweight standout Kevin Lee felt ‘disrespected’ by Jon Jones’ recent comments on his fashion sense and responded by challenging the light heavyweight champion to a fight.
Jose Aldo plans to fight three times in 2019 then retire from MMA for good.
Former longtime UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has outlined his plans for 2019. Get through his upcoming fight with Renato Moicano at UFC Fortaleza, fight twice more after that in his home country of Brazil, then retire from MMA.
Tristar Gym coach Firas Zahabi talks about the 165-pound division that involves a possible matchup between Georges St-Pierre and Khabib Nurmagomedov.
There have been loud talks about a new 165-pound division in the UFC. It had been brought up as a supposed stipulation for the would-be fight between Dustin Poirier and Nate Diaz at UFC 230last November, only to be shut down by Dana White himself.
The UFC’s first event of 2019 will see bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw move down to flyweight to challenge reigning 125 lbs king Henry Cejudo. It’s the first “champ vs. champ” fight in UFC history to feature someone moving down in weight, but if Dillashaw does prevail against Cejudo, he’s got his eyes fixated on challenging for the featherweight belt next.
In the months following Khabib Nurmagomedov’s dominant victory against Conor McGregor at UFC 229, the Eagle’s popularity has continued to soar. After defeating McGregor by fourth round submission to cement his status as the undisputed UFC lightweight champion, the Dagestani native embarked on a victory tour around the world to celebrate his accomplishment. He also met with an array of controversial politicians and world leaders such as Russian president Vladimir Putin, Chechen dictator Ramzan Kadyrov,and Turkey’s president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
Prior to the booking of his fight against Israel Adesanya, Anderson Silva talked about a rematch with Nick Diaz, and the current matchmaking trend in the UFC.
Prior to the finalization of his matchup against Israel Adesanya last November, Anderson Silva was leaning towards a rematch with Nick Diaz for his next fight. “The Spider” also expressed his problems with the current matchmaking trend in the UFC.
Colby Covington is willing to carry on his UFC career, but under one condition.
The UFC’s decision to put in Kamaru Usman as the next one to face Tyron Woodley for the welterweight title did not sit well with supposed challenger Colby Covington. It had put him in so much disarray, that he even threatened to sever his ties with the UFC.
Ben Askren has something to say about Colby Covington’s recent title shot snub.
Colby Covington has major gripes against the UFC and Dana White as of the moment. All of it stems from the company’s decision to have Kamaru Usman fight Tyron Woodley for the title at UFC 235 in March, instead.
The lineup for March 2nd’s UFC 235 pay-per-view looks absolutely fantastic thus far.
The UFC’s first Las Vegas show of 2019 is expected to feature two championship fights. UFC 235’s main event is supposed to be Jon Jones defending his light heavyweight belt vs. Anthony Smith, but Jones still needs to be licensed by the Nevada Athletic Commission on January 29th. It’s a risk that I’ve even written “UFC 235: Jones vs. Smith” in the title to be honest with you.
It was expected that WWE-UFC superstar Brock Lesnar would return to the Octagon to challenge Daniel Cormier for the heavyweight title sometime in the new year. The wrestling powerhouse underwent USADA’s drug testing program and was tested five times in 2018. Lesnar is eligible to return to competition no earlier than Jan. 8 2019, but the former UFC heavyweight champion has one last obstacle to clear before he makes the walk to the cage.
“The first panacea for a mismanaged nation is inflation of the currency; the second is war. Both bring a temporary prosperity; both bring a permanent ruin. But both are the refuge of political and economic opportunists.”
“It is easier for a father to have children than for children to have a real father.” – Pope John XXIII
NEW YORK CITY – Carmen’s search for her biological father began when she was eight years old.
“That was the age when my life started to become hell,” Carmen, who turned 65 last October 27, hissed.
Carmen was eight when her mother, Diosdada, married Arnulfo in Jamindan, Capiz.Read more ...
EVER heard of the apocryphal story of how a frog reacts when dumped into a pot of boiling water vs dumped in a pot of simmering water that is slowly brought to a boil?
This story is often told to demonstrate how change that slowly creeps around us (the simmering water brought to a boil) could catch us unawares and end up turning us into cooked frogs.Read more ...
Jakarta—For Ernest John Obiena, the seven-month rehabilitation period and the intense training that came after, all come down to this — the Asian Games.
Obiena, fully healed from a torn ACL injury he sustained prior to the 2017 Southeast Asian Games, will be hoping to duplicate or surpass his 5.6 meters in the pole vault competitions of the Asian Games here today (Wednesday).Read more ...
“Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment.”
NEW YORK CITY -- From the Iloilo Provincial Capitol where the trial courts were located before the construction of the Iloilo Hall of Justice on Bonifacio Drive, City Proper sometime in August 1990, a human rights lawyer from San Joaquin, Iloilo requested me to escort him to his office located in the YMCA building on Iznart St. which is five minutes away by walk.Read more ...
By Michael Angelo S. Murillo
ITS second game against Australia in the FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers does not come until after its match against Chinese Taipei on Friday but Gilas Pilipinas has its sights on the Boomers, vowing to give the latter a better showing when they next meet.Read more ...