UFC Vegas 39 Post-Fight Matchmaker: Jedrzejczyk Makes Sense For Rodriguez Next

UFC Vegas 39 took a number of hits, but in the end, we saw a quality main event and a number of fighters make strides in their respective divisions. We’ll play matchmaker and look at who the winners should fight next.   Marina Rodriguez vs. Joanna Jedrzejczyk Marina Rodriguez vs Joanna Jedrzejczyk should be next. […]

Marina Rodriguez’s Turn

A reality in the fight game is that promoters have an interest in certain fighters progressing and moving up the ranks. The reasoning for this is usually based on the fact that certain athletes are considered very marketable. Whether it is because of their story, their looks, their character, or an amalgamation of all of […]

UFC Vegas 38 Post-Fight Matchmaker

UFC Vegas 38 has come and gone, with a number of fighters picking up key wins including Thiago Santos, Niko Price, and Krzysztof Jotko. We’ll play matchmaker and look at who they should fight next. Thiago Santos vs. Magomed Ankalaev/Volkan Oezdemir winner Spoke to a UFC official this morning who clarified that Thiago “Marreta” Santos […]

UFC 266 Post-Fight Matchmaker – Volkanovski, Shevchenko, Lawler

UFC 266 lived up to the hype with Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega putting on a fight for the ages, Valentina Shevchenko continuing her dominance and Robbie Lawler likely saving his job with his victory over Nick Diaz. We’ll play matchmaker for all these winners and look at who they should fight next. Alexander Volkanovski […]

The Diaz Effect

The Return of Nick Diaz was a roller coaster of emotions, to say the least. From the beginning of fight week when he first touched down in Vegas, to the moment he and Lawler embraced after the fight ended. The very presence of Diaz shook up the MMA world unlike we’ve seen in years, and […]

UFC 266: Volkanovski vs Ortega Fight Picks

  It isn’t often there is a UFC pay per event where the third fight on the card is the most anticipated of the event, but Nick Diaz has that kind of effect on the fanbase.  Alexander Volkanovski (-176) vs Brian Ortega (+142) Fanduel has the champion as a slight favorite for good reason. The […]

5 Can’t Miss Fights For October

Here’s a look at some of the best fights you won’t want to miss next month.   Thiago Santos vs. Johnny Walker – UFC Fight Night: Oct. 2 Thiago Santos Johnny Walker September 25th (Via @raphamarinho) pic.twitter.com/KD8TbINnIn — Spinnin Backfist (@SpinninBackfist) May 12, 2021 Santos (21-9) looks to snap a career-high three-fight losing streak and […]

The Resurgence of Anthony Smith

2020 got off to a rough start for Anthony “Lionheart” Smith, and that’s putting it mildly. In April he was a victim of a home invasion that was something like a scene out of a movie. It resulted in the former light heavyweight title challenger having to dish out a serious beating on the intruder. […]

Who Fights UFC Vegas 37 Main Event Winner?

The UFC returns this Saturday to the Apex in Las Vegas, where Anthony Smith battles Ryan Spann in a pivotal fight in the light heavyweight division. Here’s a look at who the winner of Saturday’s headliner could fight next. Dominick Reyes (12-3)  Dominick Reyes knocks down the champ in round 1 😳#UFC247 (via @ufc)pic.twitter.com/wBYQ86jLMT — […]

Pimblett’s Potential

    The highly anticipated debut of Paddy ‘The Baddy’ Pimblett certainly delivered. Although the chaotic fight against Luigi Vendramini lasted just over four minutes, a lot of questions about the newcomer got answered.  A former Cagewarriors champion, Pimblett arrived to the UFC as an experienced competitor. He had the option to join the UFC […]

3 Potential Options For Darren Till’s Next Fight

With his submission loss to Derek Brunson in the main event of UFC Vegas 36, Darren Till has now lost four of his last five fights. Many are asking what could be next for the 28-year-old? Here’s a look at three possible options   Uriah Hall (17-10) – Middleweight  Uriah Hall was all class in […]

5 Can’t Miss Fights For September

Here’s a look at some of the best fights you won’t want to miss this month.   Anthony Smith vs. Ryan Spann – UFC Fight Night: Sept 18 Anthony Smith vs. Ryan Spann booked for UFC event on Sept. 18 https://t.co/v9clX0dP3G pic.twitter.com/A8ST64ooVJ — MMAFighting.com (@MMAFighting) June 6, 2021 Smith (35-15) looks to push his winning […]