Jon Fitch: “I’ve Never Had A Relationship With Dana White”

Jeff Chlu (AP) Can Jon Fitch claim his third major world championship this weekend at Bellator 220? Last week, I was afforded the opportunity to chat with Bellator 220 welterweight championship challenger Jon Fitch ahead of this weeks clash with fellow former UFC contender Rory MacDonald. The former PFL best and grappling phenom makes his [...]

Fighter Profile: Max Holloway – Champ Champ Footing?:

(Nathan Dennete/CP) Holloway attempts to become just the fourth Octagon star to hold two titles simultaneously.  When it comes to volume striking and forward pressure, UFC featherweight champion Max 'Blessed' Holloway is arguably unmatched in the mixed-martial arts world. Saturday night, the Hawaiian favorite looks to achieve 'champ champ' status. Running back they're 2012 meeting, [...]

Dustin Poirier – A True Diamond ?

The narrative for Dustin Poirier ahead of his premier UFC title tilt this weekend, is the storm he has had to batten down for and the immense list of challengers he has had to overcome. At UFC 236, Poirier meets featherweight king and former foe Max Holloway for the interim lightweight championship. The Lafayette striker has made some of [...]

Analysis: Israel Adesanya – The Future?

It's been a hasty rise through the ranks of the shark tank that is the UFC's middleweight division for the former GLORY Kickboxing star Israel 'The Last Stylebender' Adesanya, and next weekend, he is catapulted into his premier promotional championship bout, albeit it is for an Interim belt. The ever charismatic Nigerian-Kiwi exploded into the [...]

What’s Next For Justin Gaethje ?

Emphatic, it's the only superlative you can use to describe Justin Gaehtje's knockout win over Edson Barboza on Saturday night at #UFCPhiladelphia. The remarkably durable striker earned his biggest win to date, on the UFC roster, over a really technical and dangerous striker in Brazil's Barboza. Entering the contest as a slight underdog, the pressure [...]