The StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC Ottawa

We’re just a few hours out from UFC Ottawa, so why not kill the remaining few hours till fight time by reading who our elite site staff think are going to conquer and why so at UFC Ottawa. Ciro Crispino’s Picks Al Iaquinta – It only makes sense that he fights Khabib again Derek Brunson – He has to HAS TO have learned something from his last few fights Cub Swanson – I’ll cry if he loses another fight Brad Katona – Because Kavanaugh needs someone else now Tom Kilmister’s Picks Al Iaquinta – Cerrone looks rough as hell after … Continue reading The StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC Ottawa

StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC 236 Edition

We’re just a few hours out from UFC 236, so why not kill the remaining few hours till fight time by reading who our elite site staff think are going to win at UFC 236. Casey J. Bach’s Picks Holloway – He’s getting the finish. Dustin has proven an A tier fighter but Max is S tier baby. Gastelum – It’s a close fight, but I’d have him as a slight favorite rather than a dog. The man has knocked down every 85er he’s faced, yet people only want to talk about his height and reach for some reason Anders … Continue reading StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC 236 Edition

Gambling: The Fights That Haunt Us #1

For those who gamble on MMA fights, you know just how stressful it can be. This is not a team sport, and one shot could ruin your whole night, marriage and maybe destroy your livelihood. Everyone has those gut wrenching losses that make absolutely no sense. Everyone still has those bets that should have cashed no matter what. Everyone has dare I say faced the pain… FIGHTS WE REGRET is a weekly post where we will touch on previous MMA bets that did not quite go our way. Whether the fighter outright ignored the game plan, played into their opponents … Continue reading Gambling: The Fights That Haunt Us #1

StipeTapped Picks: UFC London

Here at the StipeTapped secret world headquarters, we pride ourselves on the idea of sophisticated ignorance. The concept that you can say something that’s really really stupid but get away with it if you sound smart enough. So with that in mind, lets pick who’s winning at UFC London with some sophisticated ignorance. Esha Channels Picks: Jorge Masvidal – I can’t go against bae #wifeyclub Gunnar Nelson – Seems he has had the perfect workout to get through this one Dominick Reyes – He might be ranked #8 but he sure fights like he is in the top 5 Nathaniel … Continue reading StipeTapped Picks: UFC London

StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC 235

We’re just a few hours away from UFC 235, so why not spend the time reading who our elite site staff think are going to win in this weeks edition of human cockfighting. Casey J. Bachs picks: Jon Jones – This title defence is basically a joke, as is this division. 205 should be abolished; we wouldn’t miss anything and 185 and heavyweight would benefit Tyron – You need more than wrestling to beat this all-time great champion Lawler – Uncle Dana will indeed get to laugh for decades that he matched Askren up with an elite anti-wrestler who won’t … Continue reading StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC 235

StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC 234

As another week of human cockfighting passes us by, we decided to look forward to the future. To attempt to peer into our glass ball and predict the events of UFC 234 using zero logic or facts. The StipeTapped secret underground world headquarters have compiled our staff picks below. Ciro Crispino: Jim Crute = UFC Embedded have been focusing on him and it seems like they have inside info. (Or maybe they have no one else to film). Nadia Kassem = via ethnic ambiguity. Rani Yahya = I like Jiu Jitsu. StyleBender = Do I really need to explain? Whittaker … Continue reading StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC 234

StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC On ESPN+ 2

As another week of ultimate fighting presents itself to fist fight fans around the world; we, the StipeTapped elite world-famous writing team decided to sit and ponder what we think will happen on this weeks edition of UFC. On this week’s edition: There’s UFC Fortazela, which is a relatively okay card, with many fan favourites nestled all throughout with Brazilian legends like Aldo, Maia & Oliveira all featuring. Now for the all-important question.  “who have we got ?” UPDATE: We’ve not got Esha Chanel’s picks. Esha Chanel: Moraes = Very entertaining to watch Aldo = (Crossed fingers emoji) Enough said … Continue reading StipeTapped Staff Picks: UFC On ESPN+ 2