With Fight Island’s second run over, the UFC has returned to the UFC Apex in Las Vegas where a former prospect having fallen on tough times will go up against arguably an all-time great. Meanwhile, in the co-main, a certain Thug Nasty gets a step up in competition while finally being able to debut his long-sought-after camo shorts. Bobby Green vs Thiago Moises This is … [Read more...] about UFC Fight Night: Hall vs Silva Predictions
After UFC 254 one thing became clearer than ever before, no Lightweight current or past would beat Khabib Nurmagomedov. The level of grappling he has introduced to the UFC is something years beyond what the current roster of fighters understands. If his teammate Josh Thompson is to be believed, we haven’t seen the full extent of his tool bag - a truly scary idea. While Khabib’s … [Read more...] about Khabib vs Gaethje Analysis
Khabib vs Gaethje UFC 254 was a fantastic card with both great performances and finishes, perhaps the biggest story now being the retirement of an MMA great. Here are some initial opinions on the card. This win, if it wasn't already determined, has to put Khabib as the greatest Lightweight of all time. Justin Gaethje was viewed as the man with the skill set to potentially … [Read more...] about UFC 254 Initial reactions
Khabib vs Gaethje has that big fight feeling, the kind that only comes around every few fights where a lot is on the line and both men have just as much to gain as the other. Both fighters know what they need to focus on and that is each other, Khabib is facing the man who might just have the answer to his style along with a truly unique mindset of causing complete carnage at … [Read more...] about Khabib vs Gaethje who gains what?
UFC 254 is finally here and despite many fights falling off of the card we still have a stacked fight card with perhaps the biggest main event of the year and a co main that could easily determine the next Challenger to the Middle Weight title. Khabib Nurmagamedov vs Justin Gaethje Khabib vs Gaethje is one of the most fascinating stylistic matchups of the year, … [Read more...] about UFC 254 Predictions
A main event with a ton of bad blood and an insane backstory is the headliner on this weekend’s card. Continuing this stacked October with an undercard light on big names but with the potential for some fun fights here are my predictions for the main card of UFC Fight Island 6. Thomas Almeida vs Jonathan Martinez 5 years ago, Thomas Almeida was a highly thought of … [Read more...] about UFC Fight Night Ortega vs The Korean Zombie predictions
Justin Gaethje is awesome. The greatest of all time argument is a constant in MMA, despite the sport still being in an infancy stage, fans are eager to definitively prove who is the GOAT. They base this on several factors. The key pieces usually considered in this argument are the most title defenses, the best resume, and the most skilled in the octagon. Perhaps the … [Read more...] about Justin Gaethje MMA Goat…of Violence
On UFC Fight Island 5 Cory Sandhagen put on a masterclass performance by flipping the script on how the fight against Marlon Moraes was supposed to play out in the pre-fight narratives. Pre UFC 238 Marlon Moraes was arguably the most feared man in the Bantamweight division with a string of brutal performances, all of which was accomplished with relative ease. After being … [Read more...] about Sandhagen vs Moraes