The UFC Fight Night on ESPN 1 heavyweight main event is set following Saturday official weigh-in, but several other fighters were off the mark.Though Francis Ngannou and Cain Velasquez waited until late into the proceedings to step on the scale, neithe…
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The main event of Bellator 215 was ruled a no-contest when Matt Mitrione kicked Sergei Kharitonov below the best 15 seconds into the match.
It’s been labelled ‘one of the worst groin kicks’ in recent memory, and it was so painful the heavyweight fighter needed a stretcher.
Shortly after Floyd Mayweather disposed of Conor McGregor in a 10-round boxing match, he teased the idea that he might jump into the Octagon to make a quick billion dollars by either rematching McGregor in a mixed martial arts bout. After all, McGregor came to his world for the a record-setting, money-maker of a bout, shouldn’t he return the favor? Then, of course, McGregor retuned to the Octagon, where he was submitted by UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Leo Santa Cruz often plays second fiddle to bigger names in the sport, but no fighter produces consistently captivating bouts like the featherweight.
Ngannou, now 32 and humbled by back-to-back losses to Miocic and Derrick Lewis, feels like a veil has been lifted from his eyes. He sees now, he says, what he didn’t see then.
World Boxing Association featherweight champion Leo Santa Cruz defends his crown Saturday against fellow Mexican Rafael Rivera while taking inspiration from his father’s ongoing fight against cancer. Santa Cruz, 35-1-1 with 19 knockouts, will face Rivera, 26-2-2 with 17 knockouts, in the feature
Deontay Wilder has questioned Anthony Joshua’s decision to take on Jarrell Miller in his first fight in the USA. The American has claimed that nobody in New York knows either Joshua or Miller, and questions will be raised as to why Joshua couldn’t agree to fight Wilder.
Deontay Wilder has questioned Anthony Joshua’s decision to fight Jarrell Miller in New York City on June 1.
WWE star Jimmy Uso was arrested this week in Detroit after an alleged incident with police.
Cain Velasquez hasn’t fought since July 2016 due to injuries. In the aftermath of his dominant victory over Travis Browne at UFC 200, you may have been wondering when Cain Velasquez would fight again. During that same time frame, Velasquez was wonder…
While Fox’s studio show has been a disaster, ESPN features boxing’s best broadcaster in Andre Ward. Kevin Iole takes a look at how the broadcast crews match up vs. each other.
Robert Whittaker is out of the hospital, but weeks from full activity.
A Paris court gave a year-long firm jail sentence on Wednesday to a former French boxing champion who was filmed raining blows on riot officers during a "yellow vest" protest last month. Christophe Dettinger, 37, was also given an 18-month s…
One doesn’t have to meet Austin Vanderford in person to get the idea that he’s an easy-going guy who doesn’t take himself all that seriously.