UFC Main Event Preview: Brian Ortega vs The Korean Zombie

It feels like these two featherweights have been in line to fight each other for over a year now. Finally, it’s here. The winner of this fight will earn the title of number 1 contender to be next in line to face Alex Volkanovski. The Korean Zombie was on his way to glory in theContinue reading “UFC Main Event Preview: Brian Ortega vs The Korean Zombie”

Cory Sandhagen: Making it look easy

Firstly, I would like to apologise to Cory Sandhagen for giving him little to no chance when previewing his bout with Marlon Moraes. He made it look easy against the number one bantamweight contender in the UFC. His smooth performance saw him knockout Marlon in the 2nd round with a beautiful spinning heel kick. ThisContinue reading “Cory Sandhagen: Making it look easy”

UFC Fight Island: Moraes vs Sandhagen

Marlon Moraes fights Cory Sandhagen in the main event of UFC fight island 5, in what is a stacked main card. In this post I will be going over some stand out fights and be giving my prediction on the outcome of those fights. Aspinall vs Baudot Starting off with the Heavyweight bout between TomContinue reading “UFC Fight Island: Moraes vs Sandhagen”

Holm vs Aldana: Who is the number 1 contender?

This Saturday sees former bantamweight champion Holly Holm taking on rising contender, Irene Aldana on Fight Island. The winner of this bout will find themselves fighting Amanda Nunes for a chance at the bantamweight championship, probably… Holly Holm last fought for the title in July 2019 when she challenged Amanda Nunes at UFC 239. NunesContinue reading “Holm vs Aldana: Who is the number 1 contender?”

Diego Sanchez: Time to end the Nightmare?

Diego Sanchez deserves a spot in the UFC hall of fame. Let’s get that out of the way. The 38 year old was an original participant in season 1 of The Ultimate Fighter, the show that helped to catapult the UFC towards the mainstream. However, with 4 fights left on his contract, MMA fans areContinue reading “Diego Sanchez: Time to end the Nightmare?”

UFC 253 Main Card Review

Hakeem ‘Mean’ Dawodu vs Zubaira ‘Warrior’ Tukhugov The first round saw the two fighters show extreme respect for one another as minimal strikes were thrown on both sides as they tried to figure each other out. A few significant rights from Tukhugov but nothing to write home about. Round two picked up in pace andContinue reading “UFC 253 Main Card Review”

UFC 253 Main Card Predictions

Hakeem ‘Mean’ Dawodu vs Zubaira ‘Warrior’ Tukhugov Muay Thai specialist Dawodu will be using his efficient technique against the wild technique of Tukhugov. Firing shots down the centre line with elbows, kicks and knees opposed to the reckless aggression of Tukhugov. But don’t be fooled, the ‘warrior’ knows exactly what he is doing and isContinue reading “UFC 253 Main Card Predictions”