I stop by Fortis MMA, in Dallas, TX, to speak with Geoff Neal. Neal is set to make his UFC debut at the upcoming fight night in Austin on February 18. Neal and I talk about his time in LFA, fighting on Dana White’s Contender Series and receiving a UFC contract, and his upcoming fight with Brian Camozzi.
Do you think that BJ put on his trunks, realized they were inside out and just said, “fuck it”? Nevertheless, we get the return of “The Prodigy” BJ Penn, in what may be his last fight in the UFC. I noticed something different about BJ’s shorts, they didn’t have his name, nor the Reebok logo, […]
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 […]
Barring anything crazy happens, the fans finally get the return of “The Prodigy”. UFC Hall of Famer and former two-division champion BJ Penn, returns against the rising prospect, Yair Rodriguez. BJ Penn had two fights scheduled, but both were canceled. A fight against Cole Miller was scratched because of a disclosed use of a prohibited […]
Fresh off of his victory at UFC Fight Night in Sacramento, Alex Morono is making a quick turnaround to face TUF Alum, Sheldon Westcott, on February 4 at UFC Fight Night Houston. Morono’s win came against James Moontasri at UFC Fight Night Sacramento. Morono started slow in the first round, but poured on the strikes […]
It was a bittersweet moment for all MMA fans as the California Kid ended his historic career in his hometown UFC Fight Night in Sacramento, CA. The hometown hero was not only successful in defeating Brad Pickett, but also added a highlight left hook that had everyone out of their seats, couches, and bar stools. […]
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 […]