Jeremy Stephens calls out Jake Paul for an MMA fight in the PFL

Jake Paul will have no shortage of fighters calling him out as he prepares to make his MMA debut in the PFL this year. It appears that Jeremy Stephens is the latest fighter to call him out. Stephens took to Twitter to challenge Paul to a fight whenever he makes his PFL debut. The lightweight … Read more

Francis Ngannou already has an offer after UFC exit, Tracy Cortez rumored to have split with Brian Ortega, Conor McGregor trolls slap fighting contest

Welcome to today’s edition of Sportskeeda’s daily MMA News Roundup, where we present the biggest UFC updates and other stories from the world of mixed martial arts. In today’s issue, we talk about Francis Ngannou getting an offer, Tracy Cortez’s rumored split from Brian Ortega, and more. #3. BKFC has offered a deal to Francis … Read more

Henry Cejudo and Jon Jones discuss the Top 5 MMA GOATs

Jon Jones is set to make his long-awaited heavyweight debut at UFC 285. Henry Cejudo, who is also targeting a return this year after vacating his title in 2020, recently shared footage of himself training with the long-time light heavyweight champion in which they discussed the greatest mixed martial artists of all time. Cejudo praised … Read more

Former MMA fighter urges authorities to “free the Tates” as Andrew Tate and brother Tristan lose bid to end detention

Controversial former kickboxer Andrew Tate and his brother, Tristan Tate, are currently incarcerated in Romania as they await trial on charges of human trafficking. Former mixed martial artist Tam Khan took to Twitter to urge that the Tate brothers be freed, stating: “Free the Tates. MashAllah brother @Cobratate walking with the Holy Quran in his … Read more

New details about Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement from MMA coaching revealed

The reason for Khabib Nurmagomedov leaving MMA altogether has been revealed. After retiring from fighting in 2020, ‘The Eagle’ followed in his late father’s footsteps by becoming a coach. He quickly found success, leading Islam Makhachev and Usman Nurmagomedov to world championships in 2022. It seemed like Nurmagomedov would continue evolving into the best coach … Read more

Kevin Lee believes he’s the “best option” for Jake Paul’s MMA debut

Former UFC fighter Kevin Lee believes he is the ideal candidate to compete against Jake Paul in the 25-year-old’s MMA debut. ‘Motown Phenom’ recently had a chat with TMZ Sports where he spoke about Paul signing with PFL. Lee stated that he would like to be the first to welcome Paul into the sport. Lee … Read more

Joe Rogan and Gordon Ryan discuss no-time-limit fights for MMA

Joe Rogan and no-gi BJJ great Gordon Ryan recently discussed what it would be like if the UFC had to go back to its no-time-limit rule. During a recent episode of The Joe Rogan Experience, the host and his guest Gordon Ryan discussed a variety of topics, including Ryan’s career with King’s BJJ and his … Read more

MMA Twitter gets behind Khamzat Chimaev vs. Shavkat Rakhmonov matchup after recent developments

The much-discussed potential matchup between young welterweight stars Khamzat Chimaev and Shavkat Rakhmonov has once again become a hot-button topic in the MMA community. The undefeated Chimaev is purportedly having trouble finding opponents at welterweight and middleweight, as most top-tier fighters fear facing him. Meanwhile, the undefeated Rakhmonov was scheduled to fight Geoff Neal in … Read more

“I really live in the gym”

Khamzat Chimaev is currently undergoing a full-fledged training camp in Dubai, although he is yet to find a dancing partner for his next fight. ‘Broz’ has meteorically risen through the UFC welterweight ranks since debuting for the promotion in 2020. Right now, the Chechen is one of the most bankable stars in the premier American … Read more

Chael Sonnen says 2008 Dana White ‘would kick’ 2022 Dana White out of the office after a year ‘unlike any other’ in the UFC

Chael Sonnen reflected on a very successful year in the UFC at the 14th annual World MMA Awards. Sonnen spoke to MMA Junkie‘s Mike Bohn on the red carpet at the World MMA Awards. He said that the 2008 Dana White wouldn’t be thrilled if he saw how his 2022 self ran the promotion the … Read more