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    Getty Georges St-Pierre just sided against Dana White on an important issue. Retired UFC superstar Georges St-Pierre laid out the perfect plan for Jon Jones to follow during a recent podcast appearance, but there are only two problems with it. It’s the same plan Jones already seems to be following, and it’s the one UFC president Dana White...
    Fabricio Werdum out of PFL 6 and potentially longer Daniel Cunningham June 2, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditFormer UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum (24-9-1, 1 NC) is not going to be competing at PFL 6 after all. Yesterday, The Professional Fight League announced their sixth event for the 2021 season. PFL 6 was the second event...
    Getty UFC Star Jon Jones was trolled by one of his former teammates. UFC superstar Jon Jones has been out of action since defeating Dominick Reyes by decision at UFC 247 back in February 2020, but at least one prominent UFC star with former ties to Jones believes the 33-year-old American is finished fighting for good, at least...
    Getty Jon Jones walks to his corner in between rounds against Dominick Reyes in their UFC light heavyweight championship bout during UFC 247 at Toyota Center on February 08, 2020 in Houston, Texas. History was made during ONE Championship: Dangal when Arjan Singh Bhullar became the first-ever fighter of Indian descent to win a major MMA championship. Bhullar...
    UFC President on Jon Jones situation: ‘We’re Moving On’ Daniel Cunningham May 21, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditThe UFC doesn’t have Jon Jones (26-1, 1 NC) in their plans anytime soon. The former light heavyweight champion and all time great has been in a public spat with the promotion about his pay. Jones was seeking a...
    America tastes new freedoms but confronts new dilemmas as it takes off the mask Dozens of railcars pile up, catch fire after derailment in Iowa town; evacuations ordered due to ammonium nitrate cargo With Tyson Fury confirming via a video on social media Sunday the news that he’ll fight Anthony Joshua for the undisputed heavyweight championship on Aug. 14...
    MANUEL CHARR will defend his secondary heavyweight title against Chris Lovejoy - in a fight nobody seems to know about. After all, Charr has not boxed in four years and Lovejoy, while 19-0 all by knockout, has never competed outside of Mexico. 4Chris Lovejoy is 19-0 all by knockout 4Manuel Charr fights for the first time in four...
    UFC: Stipe Miocic plans to bulk up in preparation of potential trilogy with Francis Ngannou Daniel Cunningham April 29, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditLast month at UFC 260, the heavyweight championship was on the line. The greatest heavyweight champion in the promotion’s history, Stipe Miocic (20-4), was defending his title against Francis Ngannou (16-3). The fight...
    Andy Ruiz Jr. has heard all the fat jokes, and understands he has a reputation to rehabilitate. The former heavyweight champion also knows his comeback fight Saturday night against 40-year-old Chris Arreola has been criticized both for the quality of opponent and the price fans will have to pay to watch it. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM...
    UFC: Derrick Lewis says August is ‘looking real good’ for his rematch with Francis Ngannou Daniel Cunningham April 28, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditLast month at UFC 260, Francis Ngannou (16-3) knocked out Stipe Miocic (20-4) to become the undisputed heavyweight champion. After the fight was over, the attention immediately turned to the super fight between...
    Five best heavyweight boxers from Brooklyn. Brooklyn has a long, rich history of supporting the sweet science. Legendary heavyweight boxers such as John L. Sullivan, James J. Jeffries, and others have graced boxing fans with their presence and exceptional fighting skills. Many famous pugilists were born and raised in New York City’s most populated borough over the centuries. In...
    MIKE TYSON has finally revealed why never wore socks when he boxed. The former undisputed heavyweight champion's fight kits were simple but arguably the most iconic in the sport's history - other than Apollo Creed's shorts. 5Miek Tyson never used to work socks when he boxedCredit: Getty 5Mike Tyson's black shorts and black shoes were an iconic outfitCredit: Getty For...
    TYSON FURY has met up with heavyweight Andy Ruiz Jr for the first time at a charity event in Las Vegas, nearly two years after he sensationally knocked out Anthony Joshua. Ruiz stepped in at late notice to fight Joshua in June 2019 and proceeded to drop the Briton four times on his way to becoming unified world champion. 3Ruiz...
    Bellator 257 Preview: Vadim Nemkov – Phil Davis 2 By: Daniel Cunningham April 16, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditIn the main event of Bellator 257, we will see another quarterfinal matchup in the Light Heavyweight Grand Prix. However, in this matchup, the light heavyweight title is on the line. Bellator‘s light heavyweight champion Vadim Nemkov (12-2)...
    TYSON FURY and Francis Ngannou have both opened the door to one day fighting each other in a crossover of heavyweight proportion. Ngannou first set his sights on a boxing career aged 22 but after moving to France, he instead embarked on an MMA as it was easier to find fights. 3How Tyson Fury and Francis Ngannou compare Fury, 32,...
    TYSON FURY could LOSE to Francis Ngannou if the pair meet in the boxing ring, the MMA champion's coach has claimed. A feud has developed between the heavyweight kings after Ngannou, 34, discussed the possibility of a fight. 3Tyson Fury has vowed to make 'easy work' of Francis NgannouCredit: AP 3UFC champion Ngannou has opened the door to a fightCredit:...
    BREAKING: UFC books title fight between Jan Blachowicz and Glover Teixeira By: Daniel Cunningham April 14, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditThe UFC has finalized the next title fight in the light heavyweight division. Dana White told ESPN’s Brett Okamoto that the promotion has booked the title fight between the champion Jan Blachowicz (28-8) and top contender...
    The former UFC fighter Ryan Bader aka ‘Darth Bader’ has been an MMA athlete for a very long time. The MMA world considers him as one of the best fighters in the light heavyweight and the heavyweight divisions. Bader joined the mixed martial arts training organization, Arizona Combat Sports, in early 2007. On March 31, 2007, Bader defeated Dave Covello...
    Tyson Fury is one of boxing’s most outspoken personalities. The WBC heavyweight champion often engages in verbal battles and provides fans with entertainment inside and outside the ring. And ‘The Gypsy King’ is at it yet again. The heavyweight division is arguably the most exciting in the sport right now. With many challengers, the division will soon have one champion...
    NEWLY-CROWNED UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou wants his first title defence to be a blockbuster showdown with Jon Jones. Ngannou was called out by the former long-reigning light-heavyweight champion moments after he ripped the 265lb strap from Stipe Miocic's clutches at UFC 260. 6Francis Ngannou (L) ended Stipe Miocic's reign as heavyweight champion last monthCredit: Getty 6And The Predator is...
    MAHMOUD CHARR is set to return to the ring for the first time in nearly four years with the heavyweight to face Christopher Lovejoy on May 15. The 36-year-old hasn’t competed since winning the WBA ‘regular’ belt in October 2017 after he outpointed Alexander Ustinov. Getty 3 Mahmoud Charr hasn’t fought since outpointing Alexander Ustinov in November 2017 ...
    Former WWE Champion Brock Lesnar does not seem like the type of person to train youngsters. Over the years, WWE has portrayed the Beast Incarnate as a mercenary who is utterly selfish. However, this video of Brock Lesnar training with the new NCAA Heavyweight Champion Gable Steveson will prove you wrong. Brock Lesnar trains with Gable Steveson Both...
    Bellator 256 Preview: Ryan Bader – Lyoto Machida 2 By: Daniel Cunningham April 8, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditTomorrow night at Bellator 256, the Light Heavyweight Grand Prix officially begins. In the first matchup and in tomorrow’s headliner we will see former light heavyweight and current heavyweight champion, Ryan Bader (27-6), take on Lyoto Machida (26-10)....
    JON JONES looked in top shape as he worked out and wrestled in preparation for a potential UFC heavyweight championship fight. A showdown with Francis Ngannou is on the American's mind while he thrashes out a pay battle with Dana White. 4Jon Jones worked out on a treadmill in a post for his fans on Thursday 4The UFC star is...
    ANTHONY JOSHUA could one day share the ring with Francis Ngannou after his promoter refused to rule out a fight with the UFC's heavyweight champion. The fearsome Ngannou claimed the UFC's heavyweight throne last month with a brutal second-round KO victory over Stipe Miocic. 6How Anthony Joshua stacks up against Francis Ngannou 6UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou also wants to...
    WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury claims that Frank Warren has had his back, even during the darkest days of his career. The Brit pugilist suffered severe depression and was on the brink of losing his boxing ride a few years back. That’s when Queensberry Promotions Kingpin Frank Warren offered his support and resurrected Tyson Fury as the greatest heavyweight of...
    FRANCIS NGANNOU is still dreaming of fighting Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua - but draws the line on idol Mike Tyson. The newly crowned UFC champion first set his sights on a boxing career aged 22. 4UFC heavyweight champion Francis NgannouCredit: Getty 4Heavyweight legend Mike Tyson is Francis Ngannou's idolCredit: Getty But after immigrating to France, he instead...
    NEWLY-CROWNED UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou has gatecrashed SunSport's pound-for-pound rankings following his spectacular victory over Stipe Miocic. The Cameroonian-born Frenchman ripped the 265lb belt from Miocic's clutches last month with a brutal second-round knockout victory at UFC 260. 9SunSport's latest pound-for-pound UFC rankings 9Francis Ngannou claimed the UFC heavyweight title with a stunning victory over Stipe MiocicCredit: Reuters Ngannou's...
    Billions of cicadas set to swarm 15 states in a few weeks Ex-Air Force analyst pleads to leaking secrets about drone program At 38, after years of hard work, Kota Ibushi finally holds one of the most prestigious championships in all of wrestling. © Provided by Sports Illustrated SI.com’s Week in Wrestling is published every week and provides beneath-the-surface...
    Joe Joyce is one of the hardest punchers in the heavyweight division. The undefeated Englishman goes by the nickname ‘The Juggernaut’, brought about by his superior power and approach to fights. Joyce has now congratulated the hardest puncher in the UFC, Francis Ngannou, with a touching message. Joyce, the current British, Commonwealth, and European heavyweight champion congratulated his UFC counterpart...
    The UFC heavyweight division is in the news for all the right reasons. There were times in the not-so-distant past that people were complaining about a top-heavy lineup in which the rest of the fighters didn’t provide enough competition. However, with J0n Jones’s move up to heavyweight and Derrick Lewis’s form, new champion Francis Ngannou has a lot to worry...
    Who will Francis Ngannou face after UFC 260? By: Daniel Cunningham March 30, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditThis past Saturday at UFC 260, Francis Ngannou (16-3) became the heavyweight champion of the world. Ngannou knocked Stipe Miocic (20-4) old cold in the second round to become the undisputed champion. UFC 260 was the pinnacle for Ngannou...
    Mexican heavyweights- Andy Ruiz Jr. and Chris Arreola are former training partners, who will look forward to beating each other in their upcoming fight on May 1. While they still share a mutual respect for each other, there’s also a sense of competition, and Ruiz Jr. has recently given some interesting insights into their relationship from the past. The first-ever...
    Stipe Miocic is still the greatest heavyweight in UFC history By: Daniel Cunningham March 29, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditThis past Saturday at UFC 260, Stipe Miocic (20-4) was looking to defend his title against Francis Ngannou (16-3). The two men had previously met two years ago with Miocic having dominated the fight. However, the second...
    The UFC to send Jon Jones offer to fight Francis Ngannou this week By: Daniel Cunningham March 28, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditLast night at UFC 260, Francis Ngannou (16-3) became the heavyweight champion of the world. To do that, he knocked out the greatest heavyweight champion in UFC history, Stipe Miocic (20-4). Ngannou showed incredible...
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Francis Ngannou’s UFC heavyweight title belt was barely fastened around his waist when he began thinking about the fearsome foe already plotting to take it away from him. Whether it happens this summer or shortly afterward, Ngannou knows he’ll be seeing Jon Jones in the cage very soon — and the new champion welcomes the showdown....
    UFC: Derrick Lewis could be next for Francis Ngannou instead of Jon Jones By: Daniel Cunningham March 28, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditLast night at UFC 260, Francis Ngannou (16-3) shook up the combat sports world. The Predator took on the greatest heavyweight champion in the history of the promotion, Stipe Miocic (20-4) for the second...
    “The Predator” nabbed his prey: the UFC heavyweight title. A patient Francis Ngannou stalked Stipe Miocic with measured aggression before a torrid assault of left hands put down the champion at 52 seconds of the second round on Saturday night at UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Ngannou (16-3, 16 finishes), who lost to Miocic (20-4, 15 finishes) via lopsided...
    More On: ufc Why UFC underdog can take down champ this time around UFC heavyweight champ has job to do, will worry about Jon Jones later Sold-out UFC tickets come with dire COVID-19 warning Why ferocious heavyweight thinks UFC title rematch will be different “The Predator” nabbed his prey: the UFC heavyweight title. A patient Francis Ngannou stalked Stipe...
    Francis Ngannou fulfills his destiny, becomes UFC heavyweight champion at UFC 260 The second meeting between Stipe Miocic and Francis Ngannou with the UFC heavyweight championship on the line looked nothing like the first. Ngannou thrashed Miocic en route to an early second-round knockout to become the UFC heavyweight champion in the main event of UFC 260. THE NEW HEAVYWEIGHT...
    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Francis Ngannou claimed the UFC heavyweight championship on Saturday night, stopping Stipe Miocic with ferocious punches early in the second round at UFC 260. Ngannou (11-2) avenged his blowout loss to Miocic in 2018 by demonstrating everything he has learned in the ensuing three years during a dominant victory. The first UFC heavyweight champion from Africa...
    Seven months after being knocked out, Dillian Whyte got his revenge against Alexander Povetkin, stopping him in round 4 of their heavyweight bout. In August of 2020, Alexander Povetkin defied the odds knocking out Dillian Whyte, who’s 10 years younger. THE BODY SNATCHER ???? pic.twitter.com/vBu7xjmp9a — DAZN Boxing (@DAZNBoxing) March 27, 2021 Povetkin looked out of sorts for much...
    The Cincinnati Bengals quarterback received a shoutout from UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic ahead of his title fight on Saturday. Joe Burrow gained a huge following of fans during his impressive senior season at LSU that ended with him winning the Heisman trophy and the CFP National Championship. Burrow gained even more fans in his rookie season with the Cincinnati...
    No UFC heavyweight has made more title defenses or landed more punches than Stipe Miocic. He has knocked out a remarkable portion of the best fighters of his generation, leaving little doubt he’s the most accomplished heavyweight ever to step inside a mixed martial arts cage. And the champion is still a betting underdog Saturday night at UFC 260 against...
    No matter what Stipe Miocic accomplishes in his UFC career, he is always working to prove people wrong.   It sounds ridiculous considering that he’s the current heavyweight champion who holds the record for most defenses of that title in UFC history at four. However, despite his excellent run and 20-3 record, he’s been the underdog in seven of his 17...
    Getty UFC superstar Jon Jones revealed to Heavy in an exclusive interview in December 2020 exactly what was driving him toward becoming the UFC’s next heavyweight champion. Jones, 33, said his faith in a higher power was the primary force behind him wanting to move up to the heavyweight ranks in 2021. “It’s like, as a Christian, if...
    David Adeleye. Photo by James Chance/Getty Images David Adeleye hopes to become the next big thing in British heavyweight boxing. The 24-year-old has clubbing, cumulative power, finishing all four of his pro opponents to date. He returns to the ring Friday, wants to put on a show, and vows to become a world champ in the future. Visit...
    The impending heavyweight showdown between Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua has garnered different opinions from the boxing world. However, WBC champion Fury seems to top the race with more people favoring him. And recently Mike Tyson’s former coach, Ronnie Shields, has also picked ‘The Gypsy King’ to win the much-awaited title unification bout. While both Fury and Joshua are currently...
    DILLIAN WHYTE has imported some old American muscle to beef up sparring ahead of his rematch with Alexander Povetkin. The Brit, 32, has drafted veteran trainer Harold Knight into his Portugal camp ahead of the March 27 fight with the Russian in Gibraltar. 4Dillian Whyte has drafted in Harold Knight ahead of his clash with Alexander PovetkinCredit: Instagram @haroldshadowknight 4Knight...
    Gable Steveson achieved a tremendous feat when he won the NCAA Wrestling Heavyweight National Championship. Steveson currently holds the title of the best collegiate wrestler in America, and he wants to showcase his skills in WWE like Brock Lesnar. The grappler from the Minnesota Gophers has tried to get the attention of Vince McMahon on Twitter. Gable Steveson waves at...