The Bill Belichick of MMA Is Ready for the Fight | The Huddle

The Bill Belichick of MMA Is Ready for the Fight | The Huddle

While waiting in line at the bank, or at the grocery store, or even getting gas, you could be faulted for making the mistake. Once. Because at about 5-foot-10 and maybe 50 pounds over his one-time fight weight of 175, Javier Mendez could easily be just another 50-something Silicon Valley wage slave or, best case, […]

MMA: Belingon keen on redeeming Team Lakay

MMA: Belingon keen on redeeming Team Lakay

Kevin Belingon will stake his crown in his rematch against Bibiano Fernandes. Handout photo Kevin Belingon knows what at stake when he takes on Brazilian foe Bibiano Fernandes in a much awaited rematch in ONE: A New Era on March 31. Aside from defending his ONE bantamweight title, he will have to raise the flag […]

The Top 10 Falls from Grace in MMA History

The Top 10 Falls from Grace in MMA History

Unfortunately, MMA can be quite a cruel bitch when it comes to dealing with fighters closing out their careers. Not everyone gets to escape as unscathed as the captain of Canada, Georges St-Pierre. In wake of the legend’s recently announced retirement and the fallout from UFC Phoenix, it’s prompted a look back at those least […]

International MMA Federation decision to outlaw headshots in underage bouts welcomed by leading Irish neurologist

International MMA Federation decision to outlaw headshots in underage bouts welcomed by leading Irish neurologist

Tragic MMA fighter Joao Carvalho International MMA Federation decision to outlaw headshots in underage bouts welcomed by leading Irish neurologist Independent.ie A leading Irish neurologist has welcomed the decision by the International MMA Federation (IMMAF) to outlaw headshots for all fighters under the age of 18. https://www.independent.ie/sport/mma/international-mma-federation-decision-to-outlaw-headshots-in-underage-bouts-welcomed-by-leading-irish-neurologist-37840907.html https://www.independent.ie/incoming/article34652981.ece/44f5c/AUTOCROP/h342/heraldcarvahlo.jpg Email A leading Irish neurologist has welcomed […]

MMA Fight Announcement Tracker: Feb 21/19

MMA Fight Announcement Tracker: Feb 21/19

UNCASVILLE, CT – APRIL 22: Patricio Freire walks to the cage for his bout against Henry Corrales (not shown) at Mohegan Sun Arena on April 22, 2016 in Uncasville, Connecticut. (Photo by Ed Mulholland/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***Patricio Freire;   As Ferris Bueller said: “Life in the MMA world moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop […]

Heavyweight Jake Hager’s second pro bout set for Bellator 221

After winning in his professional MMA debut in January, heavyweight Jake Hager will fight again at Bellator 221 on May 11. Hager, 36, a former star of the WWE ring for over a decade under the name Jack Swagger, debuted at Bellator 214 on Jan. 26 in Inglewood, California. He defeated JW Kiser via arm-triangle […]

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