The UFC wants to break into the Chinese market, but the country needs an athlete to cheer for. Apparently they have KO artist Yadong Song.
Thiago Santos is facing champ Jon Jones at UFC 239 on Saturday, but the Brazilian is also facing the unfair institutional support Jones possesses.
There was a time when Junior dos Santos was the champ, or hovering at the top of the heavyweight division. But though those times are gone, he’s still nice.
Joe Benavidez may have punched his ticket for getting the next shot at double-champ Henry Cejudo, and Aljamain Sterling is cool with that.
Francis Ngannou pounded former champ Junior dos Santos senseless in a little more than a minute, likely earning a title shot – but against whom?
Joe Benavidez deserves all the good fortune that comes his way, but I’m not sure there’s any fortune to be had in the flyweight division.
Drew Dober will never win a belt, nor fight for one, but he’s good for a scrap and for blitzing and destroying lesser opponents.
The UFC was pretty hype about the flyweight division when they introduced it, but now, not so much, and every new fight in the division is a gift.
Amanda Nunes took some time to find her groove in the Octagon, but once she did, she started clearing out all the big names.
Once upon a time, there was a fighter from Hawaiia who capitivated us with his in-cage heroics. But time and substance abuse have changed things.