The top-ranked bantamweight in the Middle East, Ahmed ‘The Prince’ Faress has his sights set on global domination! With an outstanding 14-2 record including no fewer than 12 first round finishes, Faress is hungry for even greater success as 2018 looms large on the horizon. 85 more words
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After a brief stint in boxing, Conor McGregor apparently is pivoting to advocate for the sport that made him famous.
The UFC lightweight champion and MMA superstar… 271 more words
In what one might consider a fruitless endeavor, Sports Illustrated sought to determine the 50 “fittest” athletes — men and women — across all sports right now. 206 more words
Mixed Martial Arts have always been deeply rooted in the culture in Asia and the sport of MMA really got its start in Japan.
It’s a massive market for the sport and yet the UFC has been trying to find a star from the region for the better part of two decades. 742 more words
The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Japan on Friday night, with UFC Fight Night 117 at Saitama Super Arena.
In the main event, light heavyweights Ovince Saint Preux and Yushin Okami go head-to-head. 195 more words