Tommy Fury feels Jake Paul’s MMA venture is a result of him knowing the outcome on February 26

Tommy Fury does not have anything kind to say about Jake Paul’s recent venture into the world of MMA. Paul recently signed a multi-year deal with the PFL, which will see him compete in an MMA fight for the first time later this year. Under the agreement, ‘The Problem Child’ also owns shares in the … Read more

Nick Diaz blames getting “f***ed over” by the UFC for the downfall of his career

Nick Diaz is a household name in MMA thanks to his pioneering efforts in popularizing his hometown of Stockton and enthralling fight fans for over two decades. However, the former Strikeforce welterweight champion admits he hasn’t looked like his old self lately but insists he isn’t to blame. Hardcore fans still remember the American as … Read more

Former UFC champion proudly announces UFL as the first MMA promotion to provide full medical health coverage to fighters

Former UFC champion Rampage Jackson has announced that the United Fighters League (UFL) will be the first MMA promotion to provide full medical health coverage to fighters. Jackson took to Twitter, alongside the promotion’s founder Harrison Rogers, to break the news. ‘Rampage’ expressed delight at the UFL taking an unprecedented step towards taking better care … Read more

Conor McGregor responsible for low fighter pay, former UFC fighter graduates police academy, Jake Paul vs. Tommy Fury pushed back

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 a former fighter becoming a police officer, Jake Paul vs. Tommy Fury being further delayed, and more. #3. Could Conor McGregor be … Read more

MMA surgeon Dr. David Abbasi explains how slap fighting can cause severe brain trauma and CTE

Renowned sports doctor Dr. David Abbasi recently shared his take on the controversial sport of slap fighting. An orthopedic surgeon specializing in sports medicine, Dr. Abbasi is no stranger to the world of combat sports, having worked closely with various pro fighters. Slap fighting has largely been slammed as a senseless sport, leaving athletes with … Read more

MMA community voices out against Power Slap as athletes endure brain trauma

UFC president Dana White’s slap-fighting promotion Power Slap premiered on TBS on January 18. The show, titled ‘Power Slap: Road to the Title’, has however not been received wholeheartedly by the combat sports community. Slap fighting involves two contestants standing on either side of a podium, taking turns to slap each other in the face … Read more

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

Tracy Cortez deletes all pictures of Brian Ortega from her Instagram; MMA Twitter suspects breakup

UFC women’s flyweight prospect Tracy Cortez’s relationship with Brian Ortega was public knowledge. However, fans are now suspecting a breakup as Cortez has removed all pictures of them together from her Instagram account. Brian Ortega and Tracy Cortez appear to be engaged based on the GINORMOUS rock Image courtesy: via @cortezmma on Instagram Pictures of … 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