Check out the results and highlights from the UFC Adelaide prelims, including Alexey Kunchenko’s dominating decision over Yushin Okami.
Dana White is interested in having basically a mini 4-man lightweight tournament next.
Shortly after the TUF 28 Finale ended, Dana White spoke to the media about the status Conor McGregor. He again dispelled rumors of a potential bout with Donald Cerrone, and instead suggested a different option. He wants what would basically be a 4-man lightweight tournament next.
UFC president Dana White is not too keen on imposing behavioural guidelines for a possible rematch between Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor.
UFC 229 will go down in history as one of the most infamous fight cards of all time. All of it can be traced back to Conor McGregor’s bus attack at UFC 223 in April, through the trade of tirades with Khabib Nurmagomedov during the build-up, all of which punctuated by the post-fight brawl between the two camps.
Check out the fight card for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night: Dos Santos vs. Tuivasa event in Adelaide, Australia.
That’s right, we have double the UFC action to look forward to! Back-to-back nights of 10 PM ET, six-fight, three-hour main cards on FS1. You have The Ultimate Fighter 28 Finale on Friday, followed by UFC Fight Night: Adelaide on Saturday, December 1st. In the main event, Junior dos Santos looks to make it two wins in a row, as the former UFC champion takes on rising heavyweight contender Tai Tuivasa. As for the co-main, Mark Hunt’s presumptive farewell to the UFC will be against promising prospect Justin Willis. Shogun Rua is also fighting Tyson Pedro, although I don’t know if that gets the juices flowing given the state of Shogun these days.
Check out which fighters got a cool $50,000 on top of their purses at UFC Fight Night: Ngannou vs. Blaydes 2.
The UFC’s debut in mainland China, UFC Fight Night: Ngannou vs. Blaydes 2, delivered a lot of exciting moments; including crushing TKOs in the main and co-main events. Also on the card were a number of submission victories, many by hometown favourites.
The Chuck Liddell vs. Tito Ortiz 3 disclosed salaries are out, and if you’re not Chuck Liddell or Tito Ortiz, you’re not making much money on Saturday night.
Oscar De La Hoya is venturing into MMA promotion, with his first show set for Saturday, November 24th at The Forum in Inglewood, California. The main event is the trilogy bout between MMA legends and longtime UFC rivals Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz, both of whom will get career paydays if we’re to believe De La Hoya. It was only a few months ago that Oscar himself said that MMA fighter pay structure “gets me sick to my stomach.”
Former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson explains in one tweet why he’d be too much for Conor McGregor, whether it’s in the cage or in the boxing ring.
UFC 229 will be best remembered for Khabib Nurmagomedov’s neck crank win over Conor McGregor, followed by the subsequent brawl that leaves both men subject to the Nevada Athletic Commission punishing them in December. Somewhat lost in the shuffle was the thrilling co-main event between Tony Ferguson and Anthony Pettis, which saw Ferguson rally from an early knockdown in round 2 to eventually overwhelm Pettis and get the TKO win after Duke Roufus opted to not let Pettis continue with his broken hand.
“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 ...