John Moraga Admits he Was Concerned Over UFC Future

By Fernando Quiles Jr. John Moraga knows he’s fighting for his job in 2017. Moraga was once considered one of the best flyweights in the world, even getting a title opportunity against pound-for-pound great Demetrious Johnson. Moraga is now on a three-fight skid and a fourth loss could find himself out of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Speaking with […]

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Kelvin Gastelum: ‘I Feel All The Pressure is Going to be on Chris Weidman’

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Kelvin Gastelum isn’t oblivious to the pressures that Chris Weidman is facing right now. After being an undefeated Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion with a record of 13-0, Weidman lost his title and dropped three straight bouts. He is facing a fourth consecutive loss, which would be a huge fall from grace. Despite “All […]

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Lorenz Larkin on Rory MacDonald’s Health Warning: ‘How Corny Was That?’

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Lorenz Larkin isn’t taking too kindly to Rory MacDonald’s warning to Bellator’s welterweight division. Following his submission victory over Paul Daley, MacDonald said he was looking to take the health of everyone in his path. At first, Larkin didn’t hear what “Red King” had said. It was later made clear to him. “The Monsoon” told […]

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USADA Grants Ian McCall Retroactive TUE, Clearing Him of Violation

By Fernando Quiles Jr. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) has given Ian McCall a retroactive Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE). McCall was set to compete at UFC 208 back in February against Jarred Brooks. “Uncle Creepy” fell ill and had to be given an IV. His bout with Brooks was scrapped. Due to the circumstances, USADA will not be handing out a […]

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Stevie Ray On Fighting Out UFC Contract: “You’ve Got to Go Where the Money Is”

By Jay Anderson When lightweight Stevie Ray steps into the octagon at UFC Glasgow on July 16, he’ll be taking a big risk. Facing Paul Felder, Ray (21–6) will be in the final fight of his UFC deal. It’s a calculated if risky move: after a back-and-forth contract negotiation, Ray decided to try and score one more big […]

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Did Derrick Lewis Just do a Shooting Star Press in The Pool?

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Perhaps a run in the World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is next for Derrick Lewis? Probably not, but “The Black Beast” just did a backflip that would make Billy Kidman jealous. One could say it resembles the high flying shooting star press finishing move used in the world of sports entertainment. Check it out for yourself: Athlete. […]

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Video: Joe Rogan Previews Derrick Lewis vs. Mark Hunt

By Fernando Quiles Jr. An Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) main event preview without Joe Rogan simply will not do. That’s why the promotion has called upon their long-time color commentator to deliver his analysis of UFC Fight Night 110’s headliner. Tomorrow night (June 10), heavyweights Derrick Lewis and Mark Hunt will clash inside the Spark Arena in Auckland, New […]

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