UFC on ESPN 1 Salaries: Cain Velasquez Makes Bank

The State Athletic Commission released the UFC on ESPN 1 salaries on Thursday and some of the top tier talents got paid some major cash. UFC on ESPN 1 took place on Sunday, February 17, 2019 at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona. The main card aired on ESPN at

Khabib Nurmagomedov Reacts To GSP’s Retirement Khabib Nurmagomedov Reacts To GSP’s Retirement

Khabib Nurmagomedov has paid respect to Georges St-Pierre following “Rush’s” retirement announcement. Earlier today (Feb. 21), St-Pierre announced that he’s walking away from mixed martial arts competition. When reports surfaced of St-Pierre making this decision, Nurmagomedov urged the former welterweight king to reconsider for a November clash against him. St-Pierre retired anyway and

Colby Covington Threatens to Put Anthony Smith “On His Head”

In a recent edition of The MMA Hour, Anthony Smith provided an assessment of Colby Covington’s demeanor off camera, calling the former interim welterweight champion “skittish.” Smith also had other choice words for Covington, which Smith says stems from Covington throwing him under the bus to justify deserving a title shot. When

UFC President Dana White Comments On GSP’s Retirement

Georges St-Pierre has retired and Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) president Dana White took the time to reflect on “Rush’s” career. To some, St-Pierre is the greatest mixed martial artist of all time. “Rush” had nine consecutive successful title defenses in his second run as the UFC welterweight champion. He also captured

Jared Cannonier: I’m Going To Knock Anderson Silva Out At UFC 237

Jared Cannonier believes he’ll finish Anderson Silva when the two collide in May. Yesterday (Feb. 20), it was revealed that Cannonier will go one-on-one with Silva at UFC 237. That card is being held inside the Arena da Baixada in Curitiba, Brazil on May 11. If all goes according to plan, this will be Silva’s 45th

Former UFC Champion Georges St-Pierre Officially Retires

Georges St-Pierre is walking away from mixed martial arts competition. St-Pierre has been recognized as one of the greatest fighters in all of combat sports. “Rush” has captured Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) gold in two divisions. He’s widely regarded as the greatest welterweight of all time. Outside of the Octagon, he’s

Robert Whittaker Feels Israel Adesanya Isn’t As Good As He Thinks He Is

Robert Whittaker doesn’t appear to be too impressed by Israel Adesanya. Adesanya is riding a wave of momentum. “The Last Stylebender” is coming off a unanimous decision victory over Anderson Silva at UFC 234. While the decision was clear, the fight was still competitive and some have called into question whether

Cris Cyborg Has One Fight Remaining on UFC Contract Following UFC 232

Cris Cyborg has been arguably the most dominant competitor in women’s mixed martial arts for over a decade. After losing her debut fight in 2005, Cyborg appeared unstoppable as she steamrolled each of her opponents, making it to a decision only twice in her next 20 fights. That streak would

Cat Zingano Provides Eye Update, Considering UFC 232 Appeal

Cat Zingano’s night came to both a disappointing and frightening end during the UFC 232FS1 prelims when her bout against Megan Anderson was stopped in the first round when an attempted head kick from Megan Anderson resulted in a toe directly into the eye of Zingano, causing the war-hearted Zingano to