12 local fighters in octagon at Combat Night

12 local fighters in octagon at Combat Night

Autoplay Show Thumbnails Show Captions Last SlideNext Slide Former Godby High wrestler Rafael Valdez and former Leon High state wrestler T.J. Alexander are some that will fight Saturday at The Moon Buy Photo Tallahassee’s Josh Lindsey trains for an upcoming MMA fight at gym Train. Fight. Win.(Photo: Brian Miller/Democrat)Buy Photo What you see – most […]

Southeast Asian Wrestling x MMA Dream Fights

Southeast Asian Wrestling x MMA Dream Fights

With Brock Lesnar being called out by Daniel Cormier, regional wrestling champ The Eurasian Dragon reflects on what will be his dream wrestling-meets-MMA crossover fights.  On Sunday afternoon, I watched WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar verbally agree to face new UFC Heavyweight Champion Daniel Cormier at UFC 226. While I can understand why both pro […]

ESPN MMA pound-for-pound rankings

ESPN MMA pound-for-pound rankings

Which MMA fighter is the best, regardless of division? ESPN reporters Brett Okamoto, Ariel Helwani and Jeff Wagenheim provide their picks, and the average resulted in our consensus list. You can read Okamoto’s divisional rankings here. Note: Rankings were updated July 11. Fighters who are currently suspended will not be eligible. ESPN MMA men’s pound-for-pound […]

Prosecutors add two charges to Nick Diaz domestic violence case

Prosecutors add two charges to Nick Diaz domestic violence case

LAS VEGAS – UFC star Nick Diaz now faces two additional charges in his alleged battery case. Prosecutors with the Clark County (Nevada) District Attorney’s office today filed an amended complaint against Diaz that includes an additional felony count of battery constituting domestic violence by strangulation and felony battery domestic violence resulting in substantial bodily […]

UFC middleweight fighter Yoel Romero considering move up to light heavyweight

UFC middleweight Yoel Romero is considering a move up to light heavyweight, his manager, Malki Kawa, told ESPN’s Ariel Helwani on Monday. Kawa said he has already had discussions with the UFC, which makes sense due to his recent trouble getting down to 185 pounds. Light heavyweight fighters can weigh up to 205 pounds one […]