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Bizarre ‘blindfolded MMA fight’ goes viral

A Russian fight promotion apparently decided that regular MMA isn't exciting enough. Mixed martial arts is often cited as being one of the most exciting...

Conor McGregor mural leads to cocaine kingpin arrest

A drug dealer was taken down by eagle-eyed police who spotted his tribute to the UFC star. UK cops scored a sizeable drugs bust recently...

Watch: MMA star KOs man in shopping mall kissing row

Tempers flared in an apparent disagreement over local customs in a Dagestani shopping centre. Police in Dagestan are investigating after footage surfaced showing undefeated MMA...

UFC star arrested for assaulting nurse in vaccine row – report

Reports from Brazil suggest Paulo Costa was arrested after attempting to obtain a vaccination certificate. UFC middleweight contender Paulo Costa has reportedly fallen foul of...

Watch: Strongman champ flatlines opponent in latest MMA bout

Mariusz Pudzianowski scored a crushing first-round knockout of his opponent at an MMA event in Poland. Poland's Mariusz Pudzianowski, considered by many to be among...

Watch: Former UFC champ suffers grisly injury at Khabib’s latest Eagle FC event

Junior dos Santos dislocated his shoulder midway through his debut for Khabib Nurmagomedov's Eagle FC fight promotion. Former UFC heavyweight champion Junior dos Santos'...

Watch: UFC star flatlines Khabib rival with stunning kick

Michael Chandler stunned Tony Ferguson with a second round knockout at UFC 274. Former Bellator champion and one-time UFC title contender Michael Chandler moved a...

McGregor and Paul trade Twitter barbs

The UFC legend compared the YouTube prankster to alleged pedophile presenter Jimmy Savile. MMA great Conor McGregor mocked Jake Paul on Twitter and compared the...

Watch: How a teenage Russian ‘madman’ knocked out a future UFC champion

The tale of Viacheslav Datsik is a wild one, even by the outlandish standards of MMA. The world of MMA is full of larger-than-life personalities. Up-and-coming...

Watch: Nemkov retains Bellator belt in puzzling no contest

The Russian came out of Bellator 277 with his light heavyweight crown intact. The MMA world was left disappointed after Vadim Nemkov's Light Heavyweight Grand...

Watch: Chimaev challenges UFC rival Burns to ‘naked’ fight in hotel face-off

Welterweight contender Khamzat Chimaev said that his Brazilian rival was 'small' and should eat more. UFC prospect Khamzat Chimaev and Brazilian rival Gilbert Burns were...

Putin vs Zelensky lookalike fight scrapped after backlash

There was considerable fan anger after a Polish promotion teased an MMA fight between doppelgangers of the two leaders. A pair of lookalikes for Russian...

Watch: Conor McGregor arrested again after incident with $180K Bentley

The UFC superstar had his vehicle confiscated after the incident in Dublin. Ex-UFC champion Conor McGregor has again fallen on the wrong side of the...

Makhachev suffers UFC main event blow

Islam Makhachev will face a new rival in next week’s UFC main event. Russian star Islam Makhachev will face veteran slugger Bobby Green in next...

Israel Adesanya backs Joe Rogan

Kiwi MMA icon Israel Adesanya has backed Joe Rogan, calling him one of the most nicest, humble men he's met.

Watch: Joe Rogan hammers heavy bag with impressive power

Podcaster and UFC pundit Joe Rogan has shown off his own fighting skills in an impressive social media clip. On Monday, the 54-year-old took to...

Watch: ‘Capitalistic motherf**ker’ – Jake Paul taunts UFC boss Dana White in withering new takedown

Celebrity boxer Jake Paul says he will accept a challenge from Dana White to undergo steroid testing and is willing to face Jorge Masvidal...

UFC boss explains why Khabib might not be ‘greatest ever’

UFC president Dana White has discussed his favorite fighters from the promotion, both past and present. Khabib Nurmagomedov would have a stronger claim to be...

Watch: The biggest UFC fights of 2022

Fresh off the back of an action-packed year with plenty of upsets and new contenders emerging, we take a look at the biggest UFC...

MMA icon ‘battered five separate victims’ in Vegas hotel brawl

Former multiple-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen has been served with five battery citations stemming from a recent incident in which he allegedly beat...

Watch: UFC ‘Black Beast’ KOs ex-cop before bizarre gesture

Derrick ‘The Black Beast’ Lewis lived up to his reputation as the UFC’s most consummate KO artist with an explosive first-round win over Chris...

Jake Paul makes confusing claims about Khabib, targets MMA revolution

Ahead of his second boxing bout against former champ Tyron Woodley, rookie pro Jake Paul has claimed he will shake up MMA – and...

UFC boss Dana White gets Covid, consults ‘brilliant’ Joe Rogan on treatment

UFC president Dana White has tested positive for Covid-19, revealing he has consulted close friend and longtime UFC commentator Joe Rogan for advice on...

Watch: ‘Attempted murder’ – Unconscious fighter has head continuously pummeled into canvas in mass brawl

A recent combat sports event in Poland which featured two 'teams' fighting each other simultaneously inside the cage has been slammed by fans after...

Watch: ‘Somebody might die,’ says UFC veteran Perry ahead of unique new fighting event

Former UFC slugger Mike Perry has caused controversy with claims that someone could get killed as he prepares for the unique new ‘Triad Combat’...

Russian MMA fighter ‘kills doctor after stabbing him with animal bone in Covid vaccine row’

A Russian MMA fighter has been arrested after allegedly stabbing and killing a local doctor in Guam when a heated debate over Covid vaccinations...

Watch: ‘This is cringe’: Fans baffled as McGregor stares UFC rival down through TV after pacing topless

Fans have mocked Conor McGregor for appearing to watch UFC Vegas 42 in a sparse hotel room, filming himself as he paced half-naked in...

Watch: ‘Unstoppable’: Bellator’s Cyborg terminates McGregor training partner Kavanagh with one-punch KO

Cris Cyborg continued her path of destruction through Bellator's women's featherweight division with a one-punch knockout of Conor McGregor's training partner Sinead Kavanagh in...

‘I’d rip him up’: Conor McGregor reacts to taunt from UFC champ Petr Yan with order to ‘set this up’

Conor McGregor wants a date with UFC title holder Petr Yan after the Russian star insisted the ex-champ would not turn up to a...

How this MMA star became a folk hero

Kevin Holland, an MMA star from the USA, watched as a car was being stolen from a nearby gas station. Holland, who'd hours earlier been...

Watch: Chimaev chokes Li in less than 2 minutes

Chechen-born fighter Chimaev needs less than 2 minutes to put Chinese hardmand Jingliang into unconsciouness with a brutal choke hold. 'I will kill everybody. I...

Watch: Boxer shoves sex toy in rivals face at MMA weigh in then she gets battered in the fight

A bizzare weigh-in in the Polish MMA ended in a moral victory for Aniela ‘Lil Masti’ Bogusz after she thumped her rival Ewa Brodnicka...

Watch: ‘I’m going to be sick’: Fan horror as fighter screams in pain after excruciating kneebar from Russian star heading for UFC

An MMA fighter made his opponent scream in agony with a gruesome first-round kneebar submission on UFC president Dana White's Contender Series, earning himself...

Watch: Israeli UFC hopeful Oron Kahlon calls Afghan opponent Javid Basharat ‘a terrorist’ during testy exchange at weigh-in

Fight fans have hit out at an ugly moment during a UFC weigh-in on Monday evening after Oron Kahlon, who missed weight for his...

Watch: ‘Battle of Behemoths’

MMA pundits and fans have reacted following a stunning KO that occurred on Saturday in a fight that lasted a mere 18 seconds between...

‘Unstable and dangerous’: Conor McGregor accused of ‘attacking famous Italian DJ

UFC superstar Conor McGregor has been accused of physically attacking Italian DJ Francesco Facchinetti after a night spent partying in Rome allegedly turned sour. McGregor...

McGregor enjoys son’s christening at Vatican

UFC superstar Conor McGregor has been in Rome with his family for the christening of his son Rhian in the Vatican, and also touched...

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