With four fights all cancelled from this card (although many were able to be found opponents), it seemed like the drastic rescheduling of this card had finally come to a close. Well, not in this current pandemic state, as a cornerman of Ramiz Brahimaj, who was set to make his UFC debut opposite Takashi Sato this weekend, tested positive for COVID-19 and will be pulled … Continue reading Late Replacement! Jason Witt steps in at “Poirier vs. Hooker”
Last night’s events were a little rough, as I went just 2-3, but with the great showings that both Lyman Good and Shane Burgos had in defeat, I’m not too upset by it. Let’s get back in the green. This week, the Octagon is staying at the APEX again, for a decent card with one killer main event. Dustin Poirier is making his first appearance … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Poirier vs. Hooker Main Card Predictions
Tragedy struck Matt Frevola earlier today, when one of his cornermen was diagnosed with COVID-19 and he was wiped from the card this Saturday. He was scheduled to match up with Lightweight bruiser, Frank Camacho (22-8, 2-4 UFC), a high-intensity striker with 20 of his 30 total professional fights ending by knockout. Frevola will be replaced by Octagon newcomer Justin Jaynes (15-4) coming out of … Continue reading Late Replacement! Justin Jaynes steps in for Matt Frevola!
By: Christopher Carpenter The month of June started out comparatively slow for MMA and UFC fans in contrast to the month of May which saw the return of the sport from the pandemic. However, things are beginning to pick up steam as two solid fight nights approach and this past week’s fight night exceeded many fan’s expectations with three lightning fast first round knockouts. This … Continue reading UFC Fight Night Blaydes vs Volkov Early Prelim Predictions
With last week’s event somewhat lackluster in terms of name value, we are back in full force with a premier matchup in the Heavyweight division that would be for a title if not for DC’s trilogy bout and, oh yeah, Ngannou. In our co-main event, some Featherweight strikers look sure to bring fireworks as Josh Emmett takes on “Hurricane” Shane Burgos. Curtis Blaydes vs. Alexander … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Volkov Main Card Predictions
The new year and decade has already been pretty hot in both the world of MMA and the UFC. Hopefully, we keep that lovely energy going with another nice weekend of picks! This time we have perennial Heavyweight contender Junior Dos Santos taking on powerful wrestler Curtis “Razor” Blaydes in an effort to inch back towards the HW strap. On top of that, we have … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Raleigh Money Picks!
What happened at UFC 241 (aside from an amazing card)? Well sit back, ‘cuz I’m about to break it down. We had a massive upset come in from Khama Worthy, who capitalized on his former teammate’s refusal to throw down and landed a massive shot. However, his biggest weakness is his chin so I still don’t like him going forward. Romero vs. Costa lived up … Continue reading UFC On ESPN+ 15 Main Card Predictions
The Lone Star State will be home for a Welterweight showdown between Leon Edwards and Rafael Dos Anjos!! We are also gifted with a hammer of a match between Alexey Oleinik and Walt Harris, as well as the always controversial Greg Hardy vs. Juan Adams! Rafael Dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards (WW) Rafael Dos Anjos (29-11, 18-9 UFC) is certainly keeping active, coming off … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 4 Main Card Predictions
This weekend, the Octagon is traveling to the Lone Star state for a Welterweight showdown between a Brazilian and a Brit, because why should they have a local? Before that, we have our prelims ahead of us on this glorious ESPN night, headlined between scrapping Featherweight Alex Caceres and Steven Peterson! Alex Caceres vs. Steven Peterson (FTW) Perennial contender Alex Caceres (14-12, 9-10 UFC) is … Continue reading UFC On ESPN 4 Prelims Predictions
The UFC is coming to Sacramento for a Bantamweight title eliminator between Aspen Ladd and Germaine de Randamie! Don’t forget the killer co-main between the returning Urijah Faber and rising Ricky Simon! Aspen Ladd vs. Germaine de Randamie (BW) The surging Aspen Ladd (8-0, 3-0 UFC) will look to secure the next title shot here with another win. Ladd is coming off a win … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 13 Main Card Predictions