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Three “Huh?” Moments in MMA Last Week: July 17 Edition

Our corner of the sporting world is in the mainstream spotlight, as combat sports takes center stage this summer. Meanwhile, the UFC's plans for the fall are shaping up, and we hope they include the most recent ESPY award...
Mayweather vs. McGregor Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather (mayweather-mcgregor)

There’s Only One Way the Mayweather-McGregor World Tour Should Have Ended

The Mayweather vs. McGregor World Tour started out strong, but after Thursday's debacle there was only one way this part of the event should have ended. There was plenty of reason to be excited about the world tour featuring Floyd...
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Mayweather-McGregor: Forget London, the MayMac World Tour Peaked in Toronto

Maybe it's the four days of travel fatigue. Four days of going on stage late, four days of Floyd Mayweather using recycled material, far too much of which consisted of shouting "Hard work!" for the expected "dedication!" reply. Maybe...
UFC Promotion

UFC: Promotional Failures And Lessons To Learn From Pro Wrestling

While the UFC has struggled to build stars in recent times, the WWE and other pro wrestling stages have not slowed down. What could the UFC learn from the squared-circle? Professional wrestling has always had an influence on modern day...
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UFC: What’s Next for Lightweight Contender Michael Johnson?

Although he was recently ranked in the top-five of one of the UFC's deepest divisions, lightweight contender Michael Johnson is facing an uphill battle in the 155-pound weight class. Following his loss to promotional newcomer Justin Gaethje last weekend, in...
Dana White

UFC: Dana White and The Act of Betrayal

UFC president Dana White has a history of negatively publicising his fighters when they cook up troublesome problems for his promotion, and such was evidenced last weekend at UFC 213. When news broke that Amanda Nunes had pulled out of...
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Muzzling McGregor the Exact Opposite of What Showtime Should Be Doing

A curious turn of events took place at the first stop of the Mayweather-McGregor International Press Tour Tuesday. Showtime, it seems, decided the muzzle the voice of the historic boxing match. They no doubt had their reasons, but ultimately,...
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Three “Huh?” Moments in MMA Last Week: July 10 Edition

The UFC Hall of Fame induction ceremony was more interesting than planned, formal fight challenges come via text message, and another champion is getting buried by their promotion. Huh? Finding the proper response to much of the news finding its...
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UFC 213: Romero vs. Whittaker: Ending the Streak

In the first title fight of UFC 213, Cuban powerhouse Yoel Romero squares off against Robert 'The Reaper' Whittaker to decide who leaves with interim middleweight gold. The road to Yoel Romero's long-awaited title shot was, and wasn't, a pretty...
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UFC 213: Amanda Nunes Looks Towards Stardom

Amanda Nunes is already at the top of her division, but a win over Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 213 is key toward creating her legend. UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes has already completed her mission.  She won the world title...