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Back to school 2017 special: Top 10 most educated fighters of the past year

The original list was updated in a recent video and now the recurring series is set to continue with the update below: 10) Takeya Mizugaki Suffered one loss which resulted in his getting cut from the UFC but is now fighting for Absolute Championship Berkut. Of note is that he only makes this list because of his Masters Degree in electrical engineering. 9) Tonya Evinger Tonya Evinger went even this year

Top 10 Fights of June & July 2017

Top 10 Fights of June 2017 10) Hayder Hassan defeats Joe Stevenson via knockout – The Ultimate Fighter: Redemption 9) Douglas Lima defeats Lorenz Larkin via unanimous decision – Bellator 180/NYC: Silva vs. Sonnen 8) Vitor Belfort defeats Nate Marquardt via unanimous decision – UFC 212: Aldo vs. Holloway 7) Neiman Gracie defeats Dave Marfone via rear-naked choke submission – Bellator 180/NYC 6) Chael Sonnen defeats Wanderlei Silva via unanimous

McGregor vs. Mayweather Fight Preview

Conor McGregor versus Floyd Mayweather Jr. is considered by experts to be one of the greatest, if not the greatest fight in combat sports history. This is a match between two of the most charismatic fighters of the modern era in their respective sports. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is forty years old with 49 professional boxing wins to his name against no losses. He has set several records in boxing and has won world

UFC 214 Preview: Predicting the 5 top fights

The return of Jon Jones meets the validation of Daniel Cormier. The legacy of both fighters is tied directly to the outcome of this fight. For Jones, winning back the belt he never lost will get him back on track after years of controversial drug tests and criminal convictions. DC has defeated everyone in the light heavyweight division, except the man who beat him. If he can win on July

Dana White: Looking for a Fight – Season 2 ep. 3

The trio of Dana White, Matt Serra and Din Thomas traveled to San Diego, California. Due to Dana’s Meniere’s disease he isn’t able to participate in the first activity of learning how to do tricks on the trapeze. Serra has some issues with the instructor who is upfront and precise. When the two actually start performing on the trapeze, Din’s leg gets caught in the trapeze wire and as a result he

The Ultimate Fighter 25 in Review

The Ultimate Fighter has been experimenting quite a bit recently with unique formats in order to both keep the show relevant and to appeal to people that the show may not normally draw to the UFC. Season 25 certainly added to that pattern and reviewing it will a unique experience. Format The format of this season was unique in several ways. First, it was the first time that the winner was

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episodes 11 & 12 Reviews

Episode 11: Embrace the Snake As the possibility that James Krause may not be cleared to fight in time for the semifinal is brought up, Dana White has a Skype call with Team Garbrandt coach Cody Garbrandt and tells him that should Krause be sidelined he will give Cody the chance to choose who Krause’s replacement. In order to keep Team Dillashaw guessing, the Team Garbrandt coaches tell all of the eligible fighters to be ready

Top 10 Fights of Feb, Mar, Apr and May 2017

Top 10 Fights of February 2017 10) Cheick Kongo TKO’s Oli Thompson – Bellator 172: Thomson vs. Pitbull 9) Wilson Reis decisions Ulka Sasaki – UFC 208: Holm vs. de Randamie 8) Dustin Poirier decisions Jim Miller – UFC 208: Holm vs. de Randamie 7) Chas Skelly TKO’s Chris Gruetzemacher – UFC Fight Night: Bermudez vs. Korean Zombie 6) Germaine de Randamie decisions Holly Holm – UFC 208: Holm vs.

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episode 10 Recap

The episode opens with all of Team Dillashaw wearing their new Team Killashaw shirts in which Cody Garbrandt says that they are truly accepting their identities. Garbrandt and TJ Dillashaw then proceed to start arguing while the weigh-ins between Hayder Hassan and Jesse Taylor are happening and assistant coaches Duane Ludwig from Team Dillashaw and coaches Justin Buchholz and Danny Castillo get into the argument as well. Dana White talks about how this match is an example of striker versus grappler since Hassan is primarily

The Ultimate Fighter 25: Episode 9 Recap

In the Team Dillashaw locker room coach TJ Dillashaw talks to both Dhiego Lima and Gilbert Smith about his coaching strategy for the two. He says that he won’t be in either fighters corner but he will coach each fighter on how to defeat the other and won’t be biased towards either fighter, which both fighters agree to. Later on both coaches decide to take both teams on a night out on the town in a