Blame The Corner?

Blame The Corner? Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC With the single exception of Carla Esparza and her team, UFC 274’s co-main event Strawweight title fight was a miserable experience for everyone involved. Fans were doing the wave, UFC President Dana White was zoned out and watching Canelo vs. Bivol, and Rose Namajunas was convinced that […]

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Kamaru Usman won’t give Khamzat Chimaev special placement: ‘They’re just competitors, and I see no face’

Kamaru Usman won’t give Khamzat Chimaev special placement: ‘They’re just competitors, and I see no face’ PHOENIX – While many consider Khamzat Chimaev a standout in the UFC welterweight division, champion Kamaru Usman just sees another contender. Usman (20-1 MMA, 15-0 UFC) refuses to give Chimaev any special placement despite the unbeaten contender’s unique rise […]

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Cormier: Namajunas “Played Chance” With Her Championship

Cormier: Namajunas “Played Chance” With Her Championship Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier believes that Rose Namajunas paid the price for “playing chance” with the strawweight title at UFC 274. This past weekend’s pay-per-view brought us a host of memorable moments, from another finish for UFC submission king Charles Oliveira to Michael Chandler’s sure-fire Knockout […]

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Remember GSP Vs. Khabib? ‘It Was All BS’

Remember GSP Vs. Khabib? ‘It Was All BS’ Photo By Cody Glenn/Sportsfile for Web Summit via Getty Images There was a brief period where Georges St. Pierre vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov was the most talked about super fight in the sport. When Nurmagomedov unexpectedly retired after dispatching Justin Gaethje at UFC 254, he did so at […]

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