“It’s always the goal to strangle them” – Reinier de Ridder proud to represent the jiu-jitsu community in MMA

“It’s always the goal to strangle them” – Reinier de Ridder proud to represent the jiu-jitsu community in MMA

Two-division ONE world champion Reinier de Ridder is one of the greatest MMA fighters alive today. Nearly all of the wins under his belt have come via submission, as ‘The Dutch Knight’ has used his exceptional jiu-jitsu skills to get the job done. So far, no one has been able to figure out Reinier de … Read more

“I’m the only one left” – Reinier de Ridder says he’s the best middleweight MMA fighter in the world

ONE’s two-division champion Reinier de Ridder has proven himself to be among the top fighters on earth since signing with the promotion. ‘The Dutch Knight’ recently asserted that he is the very best middleweight fighter on the planet. De Ridder is looking to move to 8-0 inside the circle against light heavyweight challenger Anatoly Malykhin … Read more

Conor McGregor talks Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch amid business losses, UFC light heavyweight belt vacated, Alex Pereira fought Israel Adesanya with injury

Welcome to today’s edition of Sportskeeda’s daily MMA News Roundup, where we present the biggest UFC updates and other stories from the world of mixed martial arts. In today’s issue, we talk about Conor McGregor’s Twitter rants, Jiri Prochazka vacating the light heavyweight belt, and more. #3. Conor McGregor accuses Khabib Nurmagomedov of “bottling” their … Read more

Scottish MMA star Stevie Ray focused on guilt-free pizza rather than money ahead of $1million PFL final fight against Olivier Aubin-Mercier

Stevie Ray is just one win away from becoming a millionaire, but he’s more interested in pizza ahead of his Professional Fighters League final fight. The PFL format is different from any other promotion as its athletes participate in a regular season, playoffs, and championship fights, ultimately seeing one fighter walk away with $1 million … Read more

Kayla Harrison answers if she could beat Floyd Mayweather in Boxing, MMA and Grappling

Kayla Harrison is one of the most dominant MMA fighters in the current climate, using her incredible judo skills to dominate her opponents. She is currently signed to the Professional Fighters League (PFL) and sits at 15-0 in MMA. But the dominance Harrison has shown in MMA began during her judo career. Her list of … Read more

Cris Cyborg’s next boxing bout confirmed for December against Gabrielle Holloway at 154 pounds

Cris Cyborg’s next boxing bout is scheduled to take place in December against fellow Bellator MMA fighter Gabrielle Holloway. As reported by Ariel Helwani, Cyborg and Holloway will face off in a four-round 154-pound professional boxing bout. Cyborg’s most recent MMA bout witnessed her beat Arlene Blencowe via unanimous decision to defend her Bellator women’s … Read more

“I’m fighting the toughest guys on the planet right now”

Michael Chandler has built a name for himself as one of the most entertaining fighters on the UFC roster within a short span of time. Right from the brutal KO of Dan Hooker in his UFC debut to his recent loss to Dustin Poirier in an instant classic, ‘Iron’ has never had a boring moment … Read more

Khamzat Chimaev comments on Francis Ngannou’s ongoing fighter pay rife with the UFC

Khamzat Chimaev has given his take on Francis Ngannou’s ongoing pay dispute with the UFC. The heavyweight champion has not fought since his first title defense against Cyril Gane at UFC 270 back in January. Ngannou’s knee ligament injury has kept him on the sidelines but it seems like his contract has also proven to … Read more