Category: MMA

Did Julianna Pena just pull off the greatest upset of all time? No really, I’m asking…

This weekend at UFC 269, Julianna Pena pulled off an upset over Amanda Nunes as a nearly 7-to-1 underdog at the book, which many saw as the greatest upset in UFC history. It very well could’ve been.

If it sounds like a broken record, it’s because that’s what Charles Oliveira does best

Charles Oliveira's had a turbulent ride through the UFC record books on the way to his first title defense at UFC 269.

Ten years ago, MMA was in harmony for UFC on FOX 1

Excited to kick off their union with FOX, the UFC put on a one-hour special show on Nov. 12, 2011 featuring a heavyweight title fight between Junior Dos Santos and Cain Velasquez—airing for free on national television.

After his war with Michael Chandler, let’s avoid the riot — give Justin Gaethje his title shot

After Justin Gaethje's war with Michael Chandler atUFC 268, let's give this man his title shot while he’s still berserking with such abandon.

Sometimes you forget just how cool it is having Fedor around

Fedor Emelianenko doesn’t speak English, and nobody has ever given a damn. 

Twenty percent is the Costa doing business

Smug Paulo Costa has made himself the centerpiece of conversation when he forced a catchweight fight with Marvin Vettori.

Two-Minute Round: If you’re the UFC, what do you do with Jon Jones?

He almost did it. He had people forgetting. He had people anticipating, and daydreaming, and rubbing their hands together. He had people fixating more on his greatness than those many fuck-ups, which felt slightly directional.

Nick Diaz’s return is fun unless you’re Nick Diaz…in that case it’s hell

There are a lot of conflicting feelings out there surrounding Nick Diaz's return at UFC 266.

Hat Tip to Joseph Benavidez who is getting the hell out of there

Here's a tip of the hat to Joe B, who is getting the hell out of there. Some words as Joseph Benavidez retires.
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