When Conor McGregor demolished his opponent in the first-ever MMA knockout

When Conor McGregor demolished his opponent in the first-ever MMA knockout

UFC superstar Conor McGregor is known as one of MMA’s finest knockout artists. McGregor’s left hand has, in fact, become the stuff of legends. Let’s revisit the first time the Irishman secured a knockout win in MMA. Unsurprisingly, the Irishman finished his first-ever pro MMA fight via knockout. In his pro debut in March 2008 … Read more

Ariel Helwani details why other promotions made a huge mistake by not ‘throwing the world’ at Bo Nickal

Ariel Helwani has stressed how big of a loss some MMA promotions could potentially suffer by missing out on Bo Nickal. Nickal, one of the hottest prospects in the sport, was recently signed by the UFC after two dominant victories on Dana White’s Contender Series (DWCS). As far as Helwani is concerned, a number of … Read more

MMA News Roundup: DWCS standouts to be added to UFC 4 video game, Charles Oliveira’s coach makes bold claim for Islam Makhachev fight, Dana White discusses fan and media blackout for UFC Vegas 61

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 couple of fighters from Dana White’s Contender Series being added to the EA Sports video game, Charles Oliveira’s coach making a … Read more

Veteran explains how UFC could retain Nate Diaz, Islam Makhachev claps back at Michael Chandler, Dana White compares Florida to Abu Dhabi (Sept. 27, 2022)

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 UFC veteran explaining how the company could end up retaining Nate Diaz, Islam Makhachev responding to Michael Chandler’s criticism and more. … Read more

Former fighter admits to streaming UFC PPV illegally, Francis Ngannou and team are “at the mercy” of the promotion, Khamzat Chimaev doesn’t want Conor McGregor’s lifestyle (September 6, 2022)

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 the latest issue, we talk about a former UFC fighter streaming pay-per-view events illegally, Khamzat Chimaev’s opinions on a luxurious lifestyle, and more. #3. Former fighter streams … Read more

UFC fighter asks $10K from fans in exchange for perks, Israel Adesanya’s strategy questioned, Ali Abdelaziz endorses Donald Trump (September 25, 2022)

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 one fighter offering an exclusive fan experience in lieu of sponsorship, Ali Abdelaziz lending support to Donald Trump, and more. #3 “$10K … Read more

Does Islam Makhachev have more MMA submissions than Khabib Nurmagomedov?

Even though their submission numbers are extremely close, Islam Makhachev does not have more submissions than the legendary undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. ‘The Eagle’ edged out the younger Russian with just one more submission finish. Khabib Nurmagomedov has amassed eleven submission wins in his 29 fights as a professional MMA fighter. Meanwhile, Makhachev holds … Read more

Dana White was told he had 10 years to live, Ariel Helwani reveals shocking details about Nate Diaz’s UFC contract, Charles Oliveira’s coach dismissive of Khabib Nurmagomedov (September 23, 2022)

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 Dana White’s life expectancy, Nate Diaz’s UFC contract, and more. #3. Dana White was told he has a decade to live Nate … Read more

UFC fighter blames YouTube for positive drug test, USADA statement on not testing Conor McGregor in 2022, fans give Nate Diaz grief for bold claim (September 24, 2022)

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 fighter blaming YouTube recommendations for a positive drug test, fans trolling Nate Diaz for making bold claims on Twitter, and more. … Read more

“It can be exploited as far as MMA goes”

Israel Adesanya faces off against a familiar foe from his past in Alex Pereira at UFC 281. The middleweight champion will put his belt on the line for the sixth time on November 12 at Madison Square Garden. Jared Cannonier recently weighed in on the upcoming championship fight and outlined Adesanya’s advantage going into it. … Read more