Olivier Aubin-Mercier Conquers PFL 2023, Announces Hiatus for Family Time

In the bustling heart of Washington D.C., at The Anthem, a remarkable chapter in mixed martial arts history unfolded on November 24, 2023. It was a night where Olivier Aubin-Mercier, affectionately known as “The Canadian Gangster,” solidified his place in the pantheon of MMA greats. Clinching his second consecutive PFL Lightweight Championship and a one million dollar prize, Aubin-Mercier’s unanimous …

ONE Friday Fights 42 Full Results

In the world of combat sports, few events can match the excitement and drama of ONE Championship’s ONE Friday Fights, and the 42nd installment was no exception. Hosted at the iconic Lumpinee Boxing Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand, the event featured a dazzling array of talent across MMA, kickboxing, and Muay Thai. Fighters were not only battling for glory but also …

UFC Veteran Derek Brunson Signs with PFL in a Career Shift

Derek Brunson’s shift from the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) to the Professional Fighters League (PFL) marks a pivotal change in the career of this seasoned middleweight fighter. At 39, Brunson is not winding down; instead, he’s revving up for a new phase in his distinguished fighting journey. His signing with PFL, just days after his UFC contract termination, heralds a …

Joseph Lasiri Confident Ahead of Rematch, Says Pressure is All on Prajanchai

The spotlight in the world of Muay Thai shines brightly on Joseph ‘The Hurricane’ Lasiri, the current ONE strawweight Muay Thai world champion. His forthcoming challenge is not just another entry in his fighting career but a high-stakes rematch against Prajanchai PK Saenchai, the revered Thai champion. This encounter is slated for ONE Friday Fights 46, promising to be a …

Superlek and Mahmoudi to Square Off in ONE Fight Night 18 Main Event

Bangkok’s iconic Lumpinee Stadium is gearing up for an electrifying start to 2023. On January 12, under the bright lights of ONE Fight Night 18, Superlek Kiatmookao will put his ONE Championship flyweight kickboxing title on the line against Elias Mahmoudi. The event, initially shrouded in secrecy, became public knowledge following a leak on the Thaiticketmajor website, stirring a whirlwind …

ONE Friday Fights 42 Full Card

Bangkok’s renowned Lumpinee Boxing Stadium is set to transform into a battleground of martial arts mastery this Friday, November 24, as it hosts the much-anticipated ONE Friday Fights 42. This event, steeped in the rich tradition of martial combat, presents a stunning array of Muay Thai, kickboxing, and mixed martial arts clashes, ensuring a feast for fight aficionados. The spotlight …

Anderson Silva’s Controversial Standpoint on Performance-Enhancing Drugs

Anderson Silva, a titan in the world of MMA and revered for setting the UFC record for consecutive title defenses, is celebrated as a legend in the sport and a recent inductee into the UFC Hall of Fame. Renowned as one of the greatest in MMA history, Silva’s career in the UFC is a tapestry of awe-inspiring victories and record-setting …

Dan Hooker Withdraws from UFC Austin Showdown with Bobby Green Due to Injury

In the realm of professional mixed martial arts, athletes like Dan Hooker embody the pinnacle of dedication and skill. However, even the most formidable fighters are not immune to the physical demands and unforeseen setbacks inherent in this high-stakes sport. The recent development concerning Hooker’s withdrawal from the much-anticipated UFC Austin event against Bobby Green serves as a stark reminder …

PFL’s Bold Challenge to UFC’s Reign Following Bellator Acquisition

The world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is witnessing a seismic shift, with the Professional Fighters League (PFL) emerging as a formidable challenger to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). The recent acquisition of Bellator MMA by the PFL signifies more than a mere expansion; it represents a strategic maneuver poised to redefine the competitive landscape of MMA Dana White, the …

Chase Hooper Sets Sights on Leg Lock Expert Claudio Puelles

Chase Hooper’s recent performance at UFC Fight Night 232 has highlighted his growing prowess within the sport. On a notable Saturday at the UFC Apex, Hooper, with a professional record of 13-3-1 MMA and 5-3 in the UFC, faced off against Jordan Leavitt, who entered the bout with a record of 11-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC. The lightweight contest concluded with …

Nicky Rodriguez Discloses Gamebred FC’s Bare Knuckle Fight Proposal

In a revealing conversation on the JAXXON Podcast, hosted by former UFC champion Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson, Brazilian jiu-jitsu heavyweight sensation Nicky Rodriguez opened up about an intriguing offer that could have significantly shifted his career trajectory. Jorge Masvidal, the dynamic force behind Gamebred FC, extended a proposition to Rodriguez: to step into the world of bare-knuckle MMA. This offer, which …

ONE Friday Fights 41 Results

In a remarkable display of martial prowess, Nakrob Fairtex achieved a significant milestone in his professional journey by securing a knockout victory against Dedduanglek TDed99 in the main event of ONE Friday Fights 41 at Lumpinee Boxing Stadium. This triumph was not merely a win in the ring but a potential catalyst for Nakrob’s ascent in the flyweight Muay Thai …

Brendan Allen’s Dominant Victory at UFC Fight Night 232

Brendan Allen, a rising star in the middleweight division, has firmly placed himself in the conversation for a title shot following a compelling victory at UFC Fight Night 232. The UFC Apex in Las Vegas set the stage for Allen’s pivotal showdown with Paul Craig, a bout with significant implications in the middleweight hierarchy. In this high-stakes encounter, Allen (23-5 …

Superlek Signals Willingness for Takeru Bout, Keeps Door Open for Haggerty Rematch

Superlek Kiatmookao’s recent victory over Rodtang Jitmuangnon has not just bolstered his status as a formidable competitor but also ushered in a spectrum of lucrative opportunities within the sphere of this prestigious organization. This juncture in his career is as much about strategic decision-making as it is about showcasing his indomitable spirit in the ring. While a rematch with Rodtang …

MMA Enthusiasts Brace for a Thrilling UFC Fight Night 232

As the dust settles from the high-octane pay-per-view event that transpired last Saturday, mixed martial arts fans worldwide turn their attention to the upcoming UFC Fight Night 232. Scheduled for November 18 at the illustrious UFC Apex Facility in Enterprise, Nevada, this event promises to captivate audiences with a headline clash in the middleweight division featuring Paul Craig and Brendan …

Barboza to Face Thongpoon in Anticipated Muay Thai Duel at ONE Fight Night 17

On December 8, the venerable Lumpinee Boxing Stadium in Bangkok, Thailand, will host ONE Fight Night 17, a spectacle showcasing some of the most skilled and dynamic Muay Thai fighters in the world. This event, marked by its blend of youthful vigor and seasoned expertise, is set to captivate audiences worldwide with two headline-worthy bouts: Ellis “El Jefe” Barboza versus …

Takeru Segawa’s ONE Championship Debut, A Closer Examination

The impending debut of Takeru Segawa in ONE Championship has generated a palpable sense of excitement and anticipation among combat sports enthusiasts globally. This transition is not just a new chapter in Segawa’s career but a significant event in the world of kickboxing and martial arts at large. ONE Championship’s approach to building anticipation for Segawa’s debut has been tactically …

ONE Friday Fights 41 Full Card

As the martial arts world turns its gaze towards Bangkok, the electrifying energy of Lumpinee Boxing Stadium comes alive with ONE Friday Fights 41 on November 17. This spectacular event promises to be a cauldron of high-octane Muay Thai, kickboxing, and MMA bouts, each loaded with the potential to redefine the rankings and the future of the fighters. In the …

Dillon Danis Slams Marcelo Garcia for Changing Tune on Diaz Brothers

Dillon Danis, a name that resonates with controversy in the MMA world, is back in the headlines, and this time, it’s not just about his fighting skills. Danis, once a prodigious Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu student under the tutelage of Marcelo Garcia, finds himself embroiled in a whirlwind of conflicts and ambitions. The saga began with a remarkable critique leveled by Danis …

Alex Pereira and Tom Aspinall Clinch Championship Titles at UFC 295 Main Events

The world of mixed martial arts witnessed a historic evening at UFC 295 held at Madison Square Garden in New York, where Tom Aspinall and Alex Pereira secured monumental victories in their respective divisions. Tom Aspinall, a relatively new name in the UFC heavyweight division, stunned the MMA community with a remarkable first-round victory over Sergei Pavlovich. Aspinall, who took …

Usman Nurmagomedov’s Career Halted by Drug Test Controversy

In a stunning twist to the world of MMA, Bellator lightweight champion Usman Nurmagomedov finds himself in a challenging situation following a failed drug test. This development, initially reported by Ariel Helwani, has had significant repercussions, not only overturning Nurmagomedov’s Bellator 300 win over Brent Primus to a no-contest but also imposing a six-month suspension on the champion. Andy Foster, …

ONE Friday Fights 40: A Night of Knockouts and High-Octane Action in Bangkok

The prestigious Lumpinee Boxing Stadium once again became the epicenter of martial arts excellence, as ONE Friday Fights 40 unfolded a night full of adrenaline-pumping Muay Thai and MMA clashes on November 10. Twelve matchups across different weight classes showcased the skills, tenacity, and sheer willpower of fighters, affirming the event’s standing in the global martial arts community. Jaosuayai Sor …

Unveiling the UFC 295 Fight Card Lineup

In the world of UFC, the anticipation for UFC 295 at the iconic Madison Square Garden is reaching fever pitch. As the organization prepares for another monumental night, the reshuffling of the card has only added to the intrigue and excitement. With the heavyweight and light-heavyweight divisions poised for new champions, the stage is set for a spectacular showcase. The …

Stamp Fairtex Eyes Epic World Title Clash with ‘The Panda’ Xiong

Thai superstar Stamp Fairtex has already carved out a remarkable legacy in the world of mixed martial arts. Yet, for someone who has already achieved unprecedented success across three combat sports, resting on laurels is not an option. This past September, Stamp added a significant milestone to her illustrious career by claiming the ONE Women’s Atomweight MMA World Title at …

Dustin Poirier Eyes Nate Diaz for UFC 300 Amidst Revelations of Almost Fighting Islam Makhachev

In the tumultuous realm of professional MMA, particularly within the UFC, the line between potential opportunity and definitive action is razor-thin. This is the environment in which Dustin Poirier, a seasoned campaigner of the UFC’s lightweight ranks, recently found himself navigating a precarious scenario that could have resulted in his headline billing at UFC 294. Let’s delve into the timeline …

Ghazali vs. Tabares, Goncalves vs. Smith Highlight ONE Fight Night 17

Johan “Jojo” Ghazali, the teen sensation who has taken the Muay Thai world by storm, is set to step into the limelight in his U.S. primetime debut. He is scheduled to compete against Edgar Tabares at ONE Fight Night 17, which will broadcast live from Bangkok’s legendary Lumpinee Boxing Stadium on December 8. Ghazali, a dual-national Malaysian-American, has already turned …

Complete Fight Card for ONE Championship’s Friday Fights 40 Revealed

In the realm of combat sports, few venues carry the cultural and historical significance of Bangkok’s Lumpinee Boxing Stadium. It is here that ONE Championship has chosen to unfold its latest chapter with ONE Friday Fights 40, scheduled to broadcast live on November 10 during the prime viewing hours in Asia. This event promises an evening brimming with the raw …

UFC 297 Headlined by Strickland’s Middleweight Title Defense Against Du Plessis

As the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) turns the page to 2024, all eyes are set on UFC 297, the year’s inaugural pay-per-view event, primed to deliver a combat spectacle in Toronto, Canada. In a main event steeped in narrative twists, Middleweight Champion Sean Strickland, known to his fervent followers as “Tarzan,” prepares to enter his first title defense since claiming …