No, Conor McGregor Isn't Going to Beat Floyd Mayweather. Here's Why.
I have followed boxing closely for over 20 years. I have reported on it for a living, trained in it, and even sparred with some professionals on occasion. Knowing the sport as I do, I can say with almost near certainty that UFC star Conor McGregor has no chance in a boxing ring ...read more
MEMBERS ONLY: Is it Fair for Transgender Female Athletes to Compete Against Cisgender Opponents?
Before we dive in, I'd like to ask for your patience on this one. Like many Americans, I'm still learning. I'm still attempting to ascertain the correct terminology and to develop a solid understanding of what it means to be transgender. That's not to say I'm a troglodytic ...read more
We Are All Responsible For Steroid Abuse in Sports
(Image source: Unknown) The UFC and MMA in general is a steroid epidemic. They've started this really stringent testing and everybody is getting popped. They're just getting popped left and right. It's one of the things fighters have been saying for a long time, that everyone is ...read more
How the Greatest Martial Artist in History Got Knocked Out Cold
Over the weekend, Mixed Martial Arts legend Anderson Silva, was knocked out cold by the relatively unknown Chris Weidman in the second round of their middleweight title fight in Las Vegas. It was a shocking finish to what most people expected to be a routine defense for the ...read more
Ultimate Fighting Championship Goes Political with New Ad Campaign
Not exactly sure how many of our readers are plugged into the world of Mixed Martial Arts, but there's a pretty funny ad that has come out casting two UFC fighters as 'political' candidates for the the UFC welterweight championship. The fight, a big one in the MMA world, features ...read more