The interesting comment Conor McGregor made to the ref immediately after Floyd Mayweather loss

Back in 2017, Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather shared one of the most lucrative fights ever. It’s the second highest-bought pay-per-view in boxing history only behind Mayweather’s win over Manny Pacquiao. The intrigue lied in whether or not a double UFC champion with the punching power of McGregor could possibly trouble an all-time great. Mayweather […]

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‘Nearly s*** himself’ – White had no clue about Jones and Johnson’s plan at staredown

Jon Jones has made UFC boss Dana White laugh and cry in equal measure down the years. Failed drugs tests and a variety of arrests have scuppered White’s best laid plans for someone he considers among the best ever. Dana White has had a love/hate relationship with Jones Getty – Contributor Jon Jones and Anthony […]

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Nate Diaz asks UFC to release him and hints that he wants a fight with Jake Paul

With just one fight left on his UFC contract, Nate Diaz is ready to get it out of the way and move on from the organisation. The California native is no stranger to long lay-offs in his MMA career, having previously spent two or three years out of the Octagon at a time and he […]

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UFC’s Paulo Costa accused of elbowing a nurse in dispute over vaccination card

UFC middleweight Paulo Costa has been accused of striking a nurse with an elbow during a dispute over his COVID-19 vaccination card in his homeland of Brazil. The alleged incident took place on Monday evening at a shopping centre in the city of Contagem, according to Globo.  Getty Images – Getty Paulo Costa denies the […]

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UFC legend Anderson Silva scores heavy knockdown, Jake Paul fight now looms

Anderson Silva is a UFC GOAT, but another impressive performance in the boxing ring does beg the question how good he could have been had he boxed all along. The Brazilian dominated fellow MMA fighter and compatriot Bruno Machado in Dubai on Saturday night, but he couldn’t grab the victory due to the fact it […]

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Cerrone has so many records, even McGregor was honoured to share the cage with him

Donald Cerrone fights this weekend at UFC 274 looking to do himself justice more than anything else, but box office sensation Conor McGregor holds him the highest regard. The Hall of Famer-in-waiting is taking on 16-year UFC veteran Joe Lauzon in Phoenix, Arizona and is looking to end a six-fight winless run, but his records […]

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Bob Arum insists Tyson Fury vs Francis Ngannou bout will be ‘easy to make’

Tyson Fury’s US-based promoter, Bob Arum, believes a crossover fight between the WBC heavyweight champion and UFC heavyweight champ Francis Ngannou, would be ‘easy to make’. Fury announced he would be retiring from boxing after knocking out Dillian Whyte. The ‘Gypsy King’ then immediately invited Ngannou into the ring to discuss a potential future clash. […]

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Fury has ‘thunderstorm’ power, but Ngannou is proven to hit harder than a speeding car

Tyson Fury might be walking away from professional boxing, but he is very serious about competing in some exhibition fights. In wake of his sixth-round knockout victory over Dillian Whyte in front of 94,000 people at Wembley, Fury said he wanted some of that ‘Mayweather money’ to compete in exhibitions. Ngannou and Fury could fight […]

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‘You can suck my n***’ – Paul ruthlessly rejects offer to train with McGregor coach

Jake Paul has ruthlessly rejected the chance to train at Conor McGregor’s gym despite receiving an open invite to SBG Ireland from its owner, John Kavanagh. The YouTuber-turned-boxer previously announced his intention to cross over into MMA and he’s hoping to secure a fight with the sport’s biggest name, but ‘Notorious’ has – for the […]

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