FightPost MMA Fighter of the Week: Vicente Luque By Dan McConnell The UFC returned to Las Vegas at their UFC Apex complex, for a fight night that didnt look the best on paper due to multiple pullouts and last minute replacements. Three decision victories in the open three contests didn’t exactly fill me with hope. … Continue reading FightPost MMA Fighter of the Week: Vicente Luque
Carroll: I'm Treating Hughes Like A World Title Fight! Dublin hero Jono Carroll isn't taking Maxi Hughes lightly ahead of their highly-anticipated showdown next week - with 'Kong Kong' revealing he is treating their bout like a world title fight. Recent world title challenger Carroll (18-1-1, 4 KOs) takes on Hughes (20-5-2, 4 KOs) in … Continue reading Carroll: I’m Treating Hughes Like A World Title Fight!
NATURAL BORN FIGHTER CHAD SUGDEN: “WE’RE A PROPER FIGHTING FAMILY. DON’T MESS!” The turbo charged Newark hardman has conquered the globe as a kick-boxer and now aims to replicate that dominance in pro-boxing when he face Shakan Pitters for the Vacant British Light-Heavyweight title on August 22, live and free on Channel 5 26-year-old east … Continue reading NATURAL BORN FIGHTER CHAD SUGDEN: “WE’RE A PROPER FIGHTING FAMILY. DON’T MESS!”
Walker: I Want The Best McGregor! Ryan Walker has urged Lee McGregor to be at 100% when they meet later this month - as he doesn't want there to be any excuses if he is victorious over the Scottish star. Former Southern Area super-bantamweight champion Walker (11-1, 2 KOs) faces British and Commonwealth bantamweight champion … Continue reading Walker: I Want The Best McGregor!
On This Day: Thomas Hearns Knocked Out Pipino Cuevas By Sina Latif In 1980, there was no division more compelling and relevant than the welterweights. Sugar Ray Leonard, Roberto Duran, Wilfred Benitez, Pipino Cuevas, Thomas Hearns, Carlos Palomino and Randy Shields were the main players in the 147lbs division. Such widespread talent was resulting in … Continue reading On This Day: Thomas Hearns Knocked Out Pipino Cuevas
Liam McGeary: “It felt like an electric shock, being bolted into my face all the way through my body." By Jack Rainbow “It felt like an electric shock, being bolted into my face all the way through my body. I have never felt something like that before” The COVID-19 lockdown has been an alien experience … Continue reading Liam McGeary: “It felt like an electric shock, being bolted into my face all the way through my body.”
FIGHT CAMP WEEK 1 RESULTS AND QUOTES 12 x 3 mins IBF International Super-Welterweight Title SAM EGGINGTON v TED CHEESEMAN WUD12 (116-113, 116-113 & 115-114) (Stourbridge) (Bermondsey) Sam Eggington and Ted Cheeseman served up an unforgettable Fight of the Year contender on a spectacular opening night of Matchroom Fight Camp in Brentwood, Essex, live on Sky Sports in the UK … Continue reading FIGHT CAMP WEEK 1 RESULTS AND QUOTES
Muhammad Mokaev Dominates Arch-Rival McVeigh at BRAVE CF 37 The world of MMA stood still for 15 minutes as the biggest prospect in the sport took his first steps in the professional scene with a successful and dominant performance. The pound-for-pound number one amateur fighter in the world Muhammad Mokaev did more of the same … Continue reading Muhammad Mokaev Dominates Arch-Rival McVeigh at BRAVE CF 37
Raphael Uchegbu: The Future Of Team Kaobon? By James Lee From the days of Terry Etim, Paul Kelly and Paul Sass representing Liverpool to Darren Till, Mike Grundy and Tom Aspinall leading the line for Team Kaobon in the present day, the path to success could not be more lucid for rising fighter Raphael Uchegbu. … Continue reading Raphael Uchegbu: The Future Of Team Kaobon?
Derek Brunson vs Edmen Shahbazyan: Could A New Contender Emerge? By Jack Rainbow Saturdays three-round main event pits US veteran Derek Brunson against the undefeated 22-year-old Edmen Shahbazyan. Both fighters come into this main event on the back of impressive victories, with Brunson beating fellow up and comer Ian Heneish last August, while Shahbazyan emphatically … Continue reading Derek Brunson vs Edmen Shahbazyan: Could A New Contender Emerge?