StipeTapped had the grand honour of attending the open workouts today for the upcoming MTK fight night which takes place at the Féile An Phobail in Belfast. In the main event of the evening; undefeated prospect Michael Conlan (11-0) takes … Continue reading StipeTapped X Conlan VS Ruiz Workouts: Our 20 Best Pics
This past weekend, Cris Cyborg got herself back in the win column with her dominating performance over former Invicta featherweight champion, Felicia Spencer. This was Cris’ first fight since her devastating knock out loss to, now, dual champion; Amanda Nunes. … Continue reading Cris Cyborg Chronicles: Here We Go Again?
StipeTapped’s very own Wyatt Lerner sat down with JC ‘The Leg Lock Monster’ Llamas to preview his upcoming fight at #CombateFresno Check it out below: Continue reading JC Llamas Talks Growing Beards, Combate Fresno and Much More
Last night StipeTapped had the grand honour of covering YOKKAO 41 & 42, which took place in the capital of Ireland, Dublin. YOKKAO brought not just one, but two completely stacked Muay Thai cards to the Irish fans. In total … Continue reading StipeTapped X YOKKAO Dublin = Our 65 Best Pics
USA Today Sports Felicia Spencer meets Cyborg this weekend. Felicia Spencer’s promotional debut last May was nothing short of spectacular. The Quebec native maintained her undefeated record against fellow former Invicta world champion, the tricky Megan Anderson via a first-round … Continue reading UFC 240 Fighter Profile: Felicia Spencer – Feenom
Sean M. Haffey Cyborg meets a talented grappler this weekend at UFC 240. Ahead of Saturday’s UFC 240 co-main event clash with promotional riser Felicia Spencer, former featherweight queen Cris Cyborg is at a crossroad in her storied mixed-martial-arts career. … Continue reading UFC 240 Fighter Profile: Cris Justino – Cyborg
Noah K. Murray-USA Today Sports With an eye-catching résumé to boot, Frankie Edgar is a Hall of Fame certainty regardless of the result at UFC 240. Saturday night’s main event against Max Holloway at UFC 240 marks the eight championship … Continue reading UFC 240 Fighter Profile: Frankie Edgar – The Answer
Nathan Denette/CP Holloway’s win streak has been snapped, can he retain his king of the featherweights moniker? 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 … Continue reading UFC 240 Fighter Profile: Max Holloway – Blessed
Greg Hardy is a draw, we might as well get that out of the way. It may taste like ash and many of you won’t like it, but it’s the reality that we face. If Hardy is featured on a … Continue reading The Fine Art Of Drawing A Crowd: What Is The Hate Factor?
RIP r/MMAStreams! Despite the UFCs best effort to shut down the Reddit based streaming community it hasn’t yet managed to signal a death-knell to the ever-growing illegal MMA streaming industry. As the UFC spend their resources on taking down places like r/MMAStreams, a multitude of other shady streaming sites have just sprouted up in the absence. There’s still high demand for free alternatives and so the market delivers them. But in the modern era where the average consumer has access to high-speed broadband and possess the necessary IT skills to easily find an illegal stream, you must ask whether it’s … Continue reading The Great MMA Streaming Debacle: Is Anti-Piracy Counterproductive?