Dressing up as a “UFC matchmaker” a day after Halloween in 2020, we tried our best to fantasy-book the main events for the first half of the UFC’s pay-per-view schedule in 2021.
Why would a sport that places a major emphasis on crowd reactions and what fans want to see be better off without fans in attendance, you may ask? There are a few factors at play to consider to understand the whole picture.
Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou: Breaking down the potential superfight and booking the UFC’s outsiders
What would happen if Jon Jones and Francis Ngannou squared off? The debate has raged on ever since UFC 249 wrapped up in the middle of May, and the possibility of the fight actually happening has ramped up ever since.
Come one, come all! Welcome to the UFC hype-train. Keep your hands and feet inside the ride at all times, and let’s hope this thing goes off without a hitch! … Continue Reading UFC 249: Beginner’s guide ahead of historic May 9 card
Sometimes, you need years of training. Sometimes, you need a perfect physique or masterful technique. Sometimes, just like the song says, you just “gotta have the funk.”
What’s different about Conor McGregor’s return at UFC 246? Everything, and that’s why he’s primed for a busy 2020
The magnitude of a big fight is still in the air, but it seems like a new version of the man who would dance around at press conferences and taunt opponents has surfaced: a new and improved Conor McGregor.
Imagine if a UFC card could have Brock Lesnar, Georges St. Pierre, Jon Jones, Frank Mir, Dan Henderson, Michael Bisping and so much more? Oh wait, that happened exactly 10 … Continue Reading Feeling old? 10 things to remember more than 10 years after UFC 100
UFC 239 should be remembered as one of the company’s best events in the last five or 10 years, and will hopefully set the tone for some great pay-per-views in the ESPN+ era.