Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje Targeted for Summer Event

Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje Targeted for Summer Event By Ross Markey A potential lightweight title-eliminator between former two-weight world champion, Conor McGregor, and surging contender, Justin 'The Highlight' Gaethje is currently targeted to feature at an event this summer, according to ESPN's, Ariel Helwani. Speaking on Ariel Helwani's MMA Show on Monday evening, the … Continue reading Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje Targeted for Summer Event

UFC Fight Night Auckland: The Fallout

UFC Fight Night Auckland: The Fallout By Ross Markey The main event of UFC Fight Night Auckland between lightweight contenders, Paul Felder and Dan Hooker, promised certain fireworks - and it duly delivered. In a matchup which was almost too close to call, hometown favourite, Hooker, managed to maintain his win-streak as he picked up … Continue reading UFC Fight Night Auckland: The Fallout

Judging the BT Sport/UFC Combination Over a Year On

Judging the BT Sport/UFC Combination Over a Year On By James Lee The broadcasting of a sport is essential. Whether intentional or not, the mass media have the ability to set the agenda. Ultimately, the larger the broadcaster, the more influential they are on influencing public opinion. So when the UFC announced a deal with … Continue reading Judging the BT Sport/UFC Combination Over a Year On

Bellator Dublin: The Recap

Bellator Dublin: The Recap By Ross Markey Whenever Bellator MMA's cage lands in Ireland, and particularly in Dublin - it draws an atmosphere simply like no other. The 3Arena played host to the latest trip to the capital last weekend, with the Docklands venue drawing high-praise from former Strikeforce lightweight best, and colour commentator, Josh … Continue reading Bellator Dublin: The Recap

UFC Auckland & The Two Forgotten Europeans

UFC Auckland & The Two Forgotten Europeans By James Lee As ever, this past weekend’s card in Auckland posed a chance for those unassuming on the UFC roster to augment themselves, but most importantly, a chance for those who once were elevated to not be forgotten amongst the masses. Arguably the pair with the most … Continue reading UFC Auckland & The Two Forgotten Europeans

UFC Fight Night Auckland Fighter Profile: Paul Felder

UFC Fight Night Auckland Fighter Profile: Paul Felder By Ross Markey UFC lightweight contender, Paul 'The Irish Dragon' Felder, is steadily approaching championship contention among his division peers. The Philadelphia born striker has notched five victories consecutively at 155-pounds, and looks to make a huge leap toward the ranks top-five with a win over hometown-hero, … Continue reading UFC Fight Night Auckland Fighter Profile: Paul Felder