UFC star Kevin Lee on win over James Moontasri, internet haters & Floyd Mayweather

UFC star Kevin Lee on win over James Moontasri, internet haters & Floyd Mayweather

By Jody Kohn UFC lightweight contender dropped by the Mayweather Boxing Club recently along with his trainer Dewey Cooper.  We got Cooper to serve as our guest interviewer, and he and Lee talked about several topics including Lee’s impressive first round victory over James Moontasri. Also, we had to get in a little Floyd Mayweather […]

Stitch Duran on his UFC dismissal and what is next for him

Stitch Duran on his UFC dismissal and what is next for him

BY Jody Kohn Legendary cutman Stitch Duran has been the big topic in the world of MMA this week as he was let go by the UFC for voicing his displeasure with the deal they made with Reebok.  Social media has gone crazy with fans of Stitch lighting up the promotion and its sponsorship deal […]

10 Random Questions: Demetroius Johnson & Tyron Woodley

10 Random Questions: Demetroius Johnson & Tyron Woodley

By Jody Kohn We caught up with UFC stars Demetroius Johnson and Tyron Woodley at the Martial Arts SuperShow and paired them with boxing and MMA trainer Jeff Mayweather for 10 random questions.  So if you ever wanted to know their thoughts on some ridiculous questions, check out the video below.

Floyd Mayweather Sr. responds to Conor McGregor’s comments on Conan

Floyd Mayweather Sr. responds to Conor McGregor’s comments on Conan

By Jody Kohn Conor McGregor was recently a guest on Conan O’Brien, where he made some comments about his desire to fight boxing king Floyd Mayweather Jr.  Stating that Mayweather would never do an MMA fight, he said he would happily box him for $180 million or so. Piggybacking off the Ronda Rousey vs. Floyd […]

UFC 189: McGregor vs. Mendes conference call

UFC 189:  McGregor vs. Mendes conference call

By Jody Kohn The UFC held their conference call for the upcoming UFC 189, which takes place next weekend in Las Vegas.  Originally, Jose Aldo was set to meet Conor McGregor in a main event that would have been one of the biggest fights in the UFC in quite some time.  However, with Aldo out […]

Machida looking to rebound at UFC Fight Night 70

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June 27, 2015 | Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino | Hollywood, Florida MAIN CARD FOX Sports 1, 10 p.m. ET Lyoto Machida vs. Yoel Romero Lorenz Larkin vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio Eddie Gordon vs. Antonio Carlos Junior Steve Bosse vs. Thiago “Marreta” Santos Hacran Dias vs. Levan Makashvili PRELIMINARY CARD FOX Sports 2, 8 p.m. ET Joe Merritt vs. Alex Oliveira Lewis Gonzalez vs. Leandro Silva Steve Montgomery vs. Tony Sims Sirwan Kakai vs. Danny Martinez Tonight […]

Ryan Martinez on the road back from injury, looking for a new home

Ryan Martinez on the road back from injury, looking for a new home

By Jody Kohn Ryan Martinez is finally back doing what he loves best.  It has been a long road to recovery for the former Bellator star who tore his bicep and injured his meniscus in the same night last September when he lost to Nick Rossborough. We caught up with the exciting heavyweight to see […]

Rising star Tom Duquesnoy spends time in Mayweather Boxing Club

Rising star Tom Duquesnoy spends time in Mayweather Boxing Club

By Jody Kohn Tom Duquesnoy is regarded as perhaps the #1 prospect in all of MMA.  For the BAMMA champion, it seems a question of when, not if he will end up in the UFC. While in Las Vegas recently to attend a UFC event, the featherweight champ spent the week working with legendary boxing […]

John Alessio talks upcoming fight with David Rickels, working w/ Dewey Cooper, more

John Alessio talks upcoming fight with David Rickels, working w/ Dewey Cooper, more

By Jody Kohn One of the new faces in the Mayweather Boxing Club is longtime veteran John Alessio.  He is now working on his striking skills with Muay Thai legend Dewey Cooper, who spends several days a week with his fighters in the gym owned by Floyd Mayweather Jr. We spoke with both fighter and […]

Casinos and Mixed Martial Arts: a match made in heaven?

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What do casinos and pro fighters have in common? They’re both in the entertainment business, of course. And like the business that it is, entertainment is all about networking and connections. Just like with boxing, casinos are a perfect venue for contact sports. Both parties stand to benefit from this relationship: Fights draw in large crowds and the venue […]

King Mo discusses Connecticut fans following his win over Cheick Kongo at Bellator 134

King Mo discusses Connecticut fans following his win over Cheick Kongo at Bellator 134

By Jody Kohn King Mo moved back to the heavyweight division on Friday night at Bellator 134.  And while he earned a split decision victory over Cheick Kongo, his performance didn’t sit well with many of the fans in attendance.  And they let him know it when the scores were announced. As he talked to […]

Mayweather Boxing Club responds to recent drug tests failures in the UFC

Mayweather Boxing Club responds to recent drug tests failures in the UFC

By Jody Kohn We spoke with some of the top guys in the Mayweather Boxing Club to get their thoughts on the recent rash of failed drug tests within the UFC.  Although they compete in different sports, all combat athletes suffer when the public starts to lose faith in their ability to keep clean. Of […]

Much to Lose, Little to Gain

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By: John-Paul Wolfe As we approach the main event of UFC 183, which marks the awaited return of two of MMA’s biggest stars, it is difficult to imagine the loser of Saturday night’s contest maintaining relevance in the sport. Both Nick Diaz and Anderson Silva are coming off back to back losses. Surely neither fighter […]

The Absurdity of Recreational Drug Testing in MMA

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By John-Paul Wolfe No good can come from discovering that Nick Diaz used marijuana or that Jon Jones had cocaine in his system a month out from his title defense. As long as fighters are not competing while under the influence of drugs or alcohol, the athletic commissions and promoters should discontinue their investigation into […]

Be happy about the signing of CM Punk

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By John-Paul Wolfe For the MMA fan who yearns for the days of Pride FC when the unordinary was par for the course and wild ideas still came to fruition, the UFC’s signing of former pro-wrestler CM Punk should spark a warm feeling of nostalgia. Does Mr. Punk deserve to fight alongside the best martial […]