MMA, the sport that has been predicted to eclipse boxing by the fickle fight press and fanatics alike, finds itself immersed in scandal. Which, makes it look nothing like the new mainstream gold standard of the pugilistic arts or the evolution of pugilism as it has been proclaimed.
The history of the Lightweight division has been one of turmoil. From the rocky beginnings of coming and going, to the thought that the smaller guys can’t sell a card, the Lightweights have always been a hot topic. Jens Pulver, B.J. Penn, and Frankie Edgar have helped pave the way for all Lightweights past and present.
// There have already been a few notable upsets during The Ultimate Fighter: A New World Champion, and you can add one more to the list after the latest fight between Melinda Fabian and Rachael Ostovich-Berdon unfolded. The matchup pit grappler against striker in one of the final two opening round fights before the […]
Don’t judge him by his size. Actually…go ahead. We dare you. At 5’ 3” and 125lbs, Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson is one of the UFC’s greatest fighters of all time. However, strangely enough, this super athlete still has time for hobbies. With over 100,000 followers on the video game streaming platform Twitch, Demetrious Johnson aspires […]