The headlines, of course, will primarily be about the “humiliation” and “embarrassment” suffered by a 24-year-old woman who was choked out in a mixed martial arts fight by a 12-year-old girl. On Saturday at Deep Jewels 16 in Tokyo, a 12-year-old known as “Momo” was for some reason allowed to fight an
Terence Crawford celebrates his 10th-round TKO of Felix Diaz on Saturday at Madison Square Garden. If it is possible to improve upon greatness, Terence Crawford did just that Saturday at Madison Square Garden in a 10th-round stoppage of 2008 Olympic gold medalist Felix Diaz. Crawford retained the WBC-WBO
Jose Uzcategui (L) stands in his corner, seconds after being disqualified for hitting Andre Dirrell late and seconds before Dirrell’s trainer, Leon Lawson (R), punched him in the face unprovoked. For the second time in his career, Andre Dirrell was knocked out by a punch (or punches) that landed after
Heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic has no plans to give up his other job. "I love helping people," he says.
Terence Crawford is one of the best pound-for-pound fighters on the planet, but he rarely gets mentioned among the best. A win over a legend like Manny Pacquiao could cement his status.
McGregor may have a deal with Dana White on how they’ll split the revenues that go to their side, but the only deal that matters is coming to an equitable revenue split with Mayweather.
Rory MacDonald admits that he lost his composure a bit during his all-out battles with Robbie Lawler.
Gary Antonio Russell interrupts a questioner. Antonio, as he is known in the family of men who all share the first name Gary, will have none of it. As he speaks, his brothers, 2016 Olympian Gary Antuanne Russell and WBC featherweight champion Gary Allen Russell Jr., are training in the background.
A Miocic-Ngannou fight for the UFC heavyweight belt has the possibility to attract a throng to AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, perhaps the biggest crowd in UFC history. It would be an event covered by media that often ignores the UFC, and would cross over into the general sports realm.
Stipe Miocic (L) fires a punch at Junior dos Santos during their UFC 211 fight on Saturday. Stipe Miocic is big, athletic and powerful. A rejuvenated Junior dos Santos was no match for Miocic on Saturday in Dallas in the main event of UFC 211, succumbing to booming straight right hands and a flurry