Ben Askren responds to ‘sick and disturbing’ comments from Jorge Masvidal

Ben Askren has responded to the ‘sick and disturbing’ the recent remarks Jorge Masvidal made about his family bloodline. Aksren while discussing why he believes Masvidal was conspicuously absent at two UFC 239 press day, wasted no time in firing back at his opponent who will be fighting at UFC 239. Masvidal has missed a couple of the UFC 239 press events, but Askren said … Continue reading Ben Askren responds to ‘sick and disturbing’ comments from Jorge Masvidal

Dana White not worried about Conor McGregor potentially crashing Nurmagomedov-Poirier fight in Abu Dhabi

UFC 242 President Dana White believes Irish UFC superstar Conor McGregor may be present at the fight between Dustin Poirier and Khabib Nurmagomedov when the two fighters meet on September 7. Nurmagomedov looks to defend his title against interim champion Dustin Poirier. Dana believes there could be a potential face-off between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov. “Yeah, he could,” White told ESPN’s Brett Okamoto when … Continue reading Dana White not worried about Conor McGregor potentially crashing Nurmagomedov-Poirier fight in Abu Dhabi

Eddie Alvarez thinks Max Holloway is no match for Frankie Edgar

Former Bellator and UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez does not see reigning UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway getting a win when he faces former UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar. Alvarez, who is currently one of training partners for 32-year-old Edgar is also in full preparation for a One Dawn of Heroes face-off with former champ Eduard Folayang. However, the Mexican ferocious puncher insists the fight … Continue reading Eddie Alvarez thinks Max Holloway is no match for Frankie Edgar

“I’m fighting to get paid,” “I’m not doing this because I love the sport so much, I’m not a crazy person.” says Gegard Mousasi

Gegard Mousasi has said he is involved in fighting not because he loves fun or just like to ranting about but because he gets paid. The 33-year-old will be in a face-off against Rafael Lovato Jr in what looks like a fight to finish on Saturday afternoon in the main event of Bellator London. The Tehran-born Dutchman will be making his 53rd appearance as a … Continue reading “I’m fighting to get paid,” “I’m not doing this because I love the sport so much, I’m not a crazy person.” says Gegard Mousasi

Artem Lobov berates Paulie Malignaggi’s quality

Artem Lobov believes his challenger Paulie Malignaggi at the much anticipated bare knuckle grudge match commands no respects from the division fighter. Barely some 24 hours out from the fight between Lobov and Malignaggi, a fight that is expected to make headlines at BKFC 6 in Florida on Saturday, Lobov says the final talk prep is on for the two, but that ‘no one respects … Continue reading Artem Lobov berates Paulie Malignaggi’s quality

Paige VanZant ambitious to try free agency post next fight

UFC flyweight superstar Paige VanZant is looking at  exploring a free-agency procedure after her next fight, a challenge that could potentiall end her contract with the FC  “I am, yeah,” VanZant said when asked about free agency on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show (via Bloody Elbow). “You know, it’s more for me, I want to prove my worth. And obviously, with my arm injuries I’ve had three … Continue reading Paige VanZant ambitious to try free agency post next fight

Jorge Masvidal aims for Nate Diaz fight after Ben Askren

As the UFC 235 looks imminent, a report came in that Nick Diaz would potentially make a return to the Octagon to take on Jorge Masvidal. However, 34-year old Masvidal insisted he has no contract yet on the table and no fight has happened.”Gamebred” has fought and knocked out Darren Till back in March but he is ready to take on retired American mixed martial … Continue reading Jorge Masvidal aims for Nate Diaz fight after Ben Askren

Gegard Mousasi outlines ‘right conditions’ key to challenging welterweight title

Gegard Mousasi will be looking forward to defending the Bellator middleweight title when he faces Rafael Lovato Jr. this weekend. A victory for the Dutch mixed martial artist and former kickboxer in the main event of Bellator 223 will see him seek a second title in another Bellator division. The 33-year old has expressed his interest in competing at the light heavyweight division to battle and … Continue reading Gegard Mousasi outlines ‘right conditions’ key to challenging welterweight title

Conor McGregor fight will be next for Anthony Pettis, says Pettis’s Manager

Anthony Pettis has his future scheduled for him as the fighter’s manager Abraham Kawa says his trainee’s next challenger will be Conor McGregor. The former lightweight champion is set to face Nate Diaz at UFC 241 but Kawa insists their looking at comes next as he believes Diaz’s fight is no brainer for Pettis. “Even Conor fighting Khabib (Nurmagomedov), I don’t think that’s the fight,” … Continue reading Conor McGregor fight will be next for Anthony Pettis, says Pettis’s Manager

Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz, the trilogy is what John Kavanagh prefers next for his fighter

Head coach John Kavanagh insisted he would like to see that his trainee Conor McGregor had trilogy with Nate Diaz, and he is not wary with his fighter’s capacity to hand a defeat to American mixed martial artist. Former featherweight and lightweight champ McGregor is looking set for a return to the UFC’s lightweight championship at the Octagon, and his instructor Kavanagh back in March … Continue reading Conor McGregor vs Nate Diaz, the trilogy is what John Kavanagh prefers next for his fighter

Scott Coker positive Aaron Pico may bounce back

Bellator President Scott Coker insisted that despite losing at the first two outings in contest, Aaron Pico is no cast out in boxing. The mixed martial artist and former freestyle wrestler showed a lot of prospects in his debut showpieces on the Bellator MMA roster, but has fallen way off after the brutal defeats and knock outs There have been concerns about Pico and his … Continue reading Scott Coker positive Aaron Pico may bounce back

Jorge Masvidal, Anthony Pettis equalize in charity BJJ Super Fight

It was a fun fight last Saturday night, as Jorge Masvidal fought out a sensational draw with fellow UFC welterweight contender Anthony Pettis. The duo met in a charity wrestled match but after ten minutes of entertainment and fun actions, the referee adjudged the fight a draw, with the two sharing a lot of fun and success. Jorge Masvidal spoke ahead of upcoming episode of BJPenn.com … Continue reading Jorge Masvidal, Anthony Pettis equalize in charity BJJ Super Fight