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How an 19th century Scotsman changed the face of combat sports

In 1826, a young 25 year old Scotsman from just outside Dumfries immigrated to Brazil in search of a new career. What he didn’t realise at the time was that in almost two centuries time, his descendants would change the face of combat sports. 772 more words

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Column: Floyd Mayweather Jr. in search of attention, not a fight with Conor McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Jr. wants attention more than he wants a fight.

And, really, let’s be truthful here. It wouldn’t be much of a fight if Mayweather and Conor McGregor met in a boxing ring. 708 more words

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Retire or fight back? UFC stars offer advice to Ronda Rousey

LAS VEGAS — Ronda Rousey is taking time off to ponder her future after her 48-second loss in her comeback fight at UFC 207.

Amanda Nunes thinks Rousey must retire. 809 more words

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Nooo, Ronda Rousey Wasn't Ready!

So, at this point, Kevin Hart‘s “She Wasn’t Ready” bit is so ingrained in my head, it was the first thing I thought of when I saw Ronda Rousey get the tomorrow… 494 more words

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Ronda Rousey defeated: Amanda Nunes retains title at UFC 207

As Amanda Nunes rejoiced, a sold-out Las Vegas crowd that just moments earlier was collectively standing and roaring had fallen as silent as 18,533 fans possibly can. 1,096 more words

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Ronda Rousey's comeback lasts only 48 seconds in one-sided loss to power punching Amanda Nunes at UFC 207

LAS VEGAS — Ronda Rousey was stopped 48 seconds into her comeback fight Friday night, losing to bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 on Friday night. 714 more words

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Ronda Rousey returns: Looks to beat Nunes, reclaim title belt at UFC 207

LAS VEGAS — Ronda Rousey climbed on the scale and glared into the distance while the crowd roared. Moments later, she directed that withering gaze at UFC bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes, who stared right back. 826 more words

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