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    Opinion misguided promoters encourage piracy

    While the official numbers have yet to be released, “The Money Fight” between Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor by all indications lived up to its billing as a blockbuster financial success. It was one of those rare moments that forced the mainstream media and general public to take a peek into our world. In an […]

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    Matches to Make After UFC Fight Night ‘Pettis vs. Moreno’

    Critics were quick to write off Sergio Pettis as a bust after surprising losses to Alex Caceres and Ryan Benoit. Perhaps they should reconsider their position, if they have not done so already. Pettis continued to build momentum in the Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight division, as he took a unanimous decision from Brandon Moreno in […]

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    Report: Garbrandt hoping for November return at UFC 217

    It appears there may be at least one thing that UFC bantamweight champion Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt might, in fact, love: the chance to defend his belt at Madison Square Garden. Garbrandt is reportedly eyeing a return to the octagon in November, according to MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani, pointing to UFC 217 – Nov. 4 in […]

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    Sergio Pettis still irked by Henry Cejudo, but UFC-Mexico City headliner is nice distraction

    MEXICO CITY – Sergio Pettis is satisfied with a Mexico City headliner against a fellow young contender, but he’s still irked about his previously scheduled fight with Henry Cejudo. Pettis (15-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC), who’s No. 8 in the USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA flyweight rankings, takes on No. 9-ranked Brandon Moreno (14-3 MMA, 3-0 UFC) […]

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    Jon Jones Takes Reported $500,000, While Daniel Cormier Earns $1 Million

    Jon Jones might have knocked out Daniel Cormier and taken back the light heavyweight title at UFC 214 in Anaheim, California, but as far as the official books go, Cormier still took home twice what Jones did. Monday, the California State Athletic Commission provided Sherdog.com a list of reported payouts for this past Saturday’s UFC […]

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    Matches to Make After UFC 214

    Tears of resignation streamed down Daniel Cormier’s face, as he arrived at the same cold reality as everyone else in the mixed martial arts world: Jon Jones is a man without peer at 205 pounds. Jones regained the undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight title and improved to 2-0 in his head-to-head series against Cormier […]

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    UFC 214 Preview: Jones squares off as big favourite vs. Cormier

    Believers in Jon Jones would be well-advised to see if there’s a price adjustment, so to speak, before the most anticipated title rematch in the UFC’s history. Jones has dropped to a -260 favourite against +200 underdog Daniel Cormier in the betting matchup for their welterweight title bout at UFC 214, according to sportsbooks monitored […]