Brendan Loughnane thankful for PFL’s investment in UK MMA

Brendan Loughnane’s return to the PFL cage will be special. It may seem routine for Loughnane (24-4) to fight once again, as his 2022 featherweight semifinal bout against Chris Wade marks his 8th fight under the PFL banner and 29th overall professional bout. However, 2022 PFL 9 will serve as Loughnane’s first fight in his … Read more

Was Geoff Neal’s KO his peak, or the beginning?

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN 40 in Las Vegas? Here are a few post-fight musings… 6. A special night of fights After multiple fights were lost in the days and hours leading up to the event, UFC on ESPN 40 looked very much like it was just going to be another relatively ordinary … Read more

UFC’s Calvin Kattar wouldn’t mind ‘Korean Zombie’ fight

New England Cartel head coach Tyson Chartier is ready to move on from Arnold Allen if booking the fight for Calvin Kattar takes any longer. Chartier, who also serves as Kattar’s manager, said he asked the UFC for the Allen fight multiple times before a matchup Allen also expressed interest in recently. The pair were … Read more

Mohammed Usman loves comparisons with brother Kamaru

LAS VEGAS – Mohammed Usman doesn’t mind being regularly linked to his brother Kamaru. In fact, he loves it. Usman (7-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is the younger brother of UFC welterweight champion and no. 1 pound-for-pound fighter Kamaru Usman, something that the Season 30 “Ultimate Fighter” finalist is very proud of. “I love it,” Usman … Read more

Mexico’s Brandon Moreno is one of the UFC’s biggest stars, period

LAS VEGAS – Dana White is raving about Brandon Moreno’s stardom. When asked about newly crowned interim flyweight champion Moreno (20-6-2 MMA, 8-3-2 UFC) being the biggest Mexican star in the UFC at Tuesday’s 48 post-fight news conference for Dana White’s Contender Series 48, White said he’s a lot more than that. “Not (just) Mexican … Read more

Dana White likes Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko, not Cyborg

LAS VEGAS – Dana White has shut down the idea of ​​a potential rematch between Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg. Nunes (22-5 MMA, 15-2 UFC) knocked out Cyborg in just 51 seconds at UFC 232 to claim the featherweight title in December 2018 and ended Cyborg’s remarkable winning streak. Cyborg (25-2 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) left … Read more

Yair Rodriguez shares hotel encounter with UFC champion Alex Volkanovski

DALLAS – Yair Rodriguez knows what Alexander Volkanovski is going through, which is what he told the UFC featherweight champion in person this past week. Volkanovski (25-1 MMA, 12-0 UFC) is coming off a successful title defense last month at UFC 276, where he soundly defeated Max Holloway by unanimous decision in their trilogy. Afterwards, … Read more

Martin Brundle on the Hungarian GP: Sebastian Vettel and Fernando Alonso make big decisions, Ferrari inexplicably fumble

Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player The best of the action from a fascinating Hungarian Grand Prix as Max Verstappen won from 10th on the grid The best of the action from a fascinating Hungarian Grand Prix as Max Verstappen won from 10th on the grid The Hungarian GP delivered on … Read more