The number 6 ranked light-heavyweight, Corey Anderson, crossed the pond to take on #4 Jimi Manuwa in his hometown. It didn’t take long for Manuwa to dispatch Anderson. With a lunging left hook, Manuwa sent Anderson to the canvas; no follow-up was needed. Manuwa’s immediate reaction was of surprise. Maybe he thought it would have […]
After nearly a year off, Alex Morono returned to the UFC octagon at UFC Fight Night in Sacramento, CA. He impressed fans with a decision win against James Moontasri in his second fight under in the promotion. During a post-fight media scrum, Morono recaps his fight against Moontasri, including how Moontasri asked for a catchweight while […]
“Dick Pill” Today, USADA issued a 1-year suspension on Jon Jones for failed drug test on June 16, ahead of his title fight with Daniel Cormier at UFC 200. The suspension is retroactive to July 6, the date Jones was pulled from the PPV fight. Jones tested positive for the banned substances clomiphene and letrozole. “Although I […]
Jon Jones seems to have finally caught a break. He posted on his Instagram that he has good news, and expects to be back in the octagon soon.
I talk with Sage Northcutt following UFC 200. We talk life post-UFC 200, rebounding from his first professional loss signing an exclusive Reebok sponsorship, PEDs in MMA, and more.
Former UFC Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm joined Sports Nation ahead of her bout with Valentina Shevchenko at UFC on FOX 20. Being a teammate of Jon Jones, the host asked for her take on PEDs in MMA, as well as Jon Jones’ violation prior to his scheduled bout that was to take place at UFC 200.
Daniel Cormier had a rollercoaster week during UFC’s International Fight Week. Set to face Jon Jones in a title unification bout and a chance to avenge his only loss, Jones was pulled from the bout due to an anti-doping violation. Unknowing if he would fight at UFC 200, Anderson Silva stepped up on two days notice […]