3 former UFC fighters diagnosed with CTE

The UFC is a hard-hitting place where fighters are all but guaranteed to suffer some physical trauma during their careers. Chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) has become an increasingly apparent issue in contact sports. From the NFL to Muay Thai, athletes are succumbing to this severe, neurodegenerative issue in alarming numbers. Symptoms of CTE include mood […]

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The 5 greatest fighters from the UK in UFC history

2021 could be a big year for UK-based fighters in the UFC. Darren Till faces Marvin Vettori in the UFC’s next main event and could receive a UFC Middleweight title shot with a win. Meanwhile, Liverpool-based prospect Paddy Plimblett has also been signed by the promotion. Over the years, we’ve seen plenty of UK-based fighters […]

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Stephen Thompson calls UFC pushing Khamzat Chimaev a ‘slap in the face’ to established welterweight fighters

UFC welterweight contender Stephen Thompson has asserted that the UFC pushing Khamzat Chimaev is a ‘slap in the face’ to established welterweight fighters. Stephen Thompson disapproves of the UFC heavily promoting Khamzat Chimaev Stephen Thompson noted that Khamzat Chimaev is now ranked No. 15 in the UFC welterweight division, and this makes no sense because […]

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