Tag: MMA

A Holdup in the Heavyweight Division

There’s no doubt that Americans love Heavyweights. The decline of Heavyweight fighters in boxing can be directly paralleled to the decline of American interest in the sport. So, it’s no surprise that the success of the UFC’s Heavyweight division is tantamount to the success of the organization. That […]

UFC on ESPN 1: Ngannou vs. Velasquez

UFC on ESPN1 kicked off on Sunday, February 17th, at the Talking Stick Resort Arena, in Phoenix Arizona. It was the first time that the preliminary and main cards of a UFC event were both featured on ESPN, in what should be a lucrative and fruitful endeavor for […]

Bellator 216: MVP vs. Daley

It was a momentously fitting night for Bellator 216 from the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, taking place on February 16th. Although the card was stacked with big names and two undefeated fighters, the big night was overshadowed by lackluster performances in both Heavyweight bouts, controversial (or just […]

UFC 234: Silva vs. Adesanya

It was a night for the favorites, as each of the 4 Vegas picks on the main card got the win (Simon vs. Yahya was a pick ’em). It’s no doubt that everyone was disappointed with Robert Whittaker needing to pull out of the main event for emergency […]