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Russian ex-champ Yan joins fans to mock latest MMA

A Senegalese MMA heavyweight who collapsed on his back after being hit by a punch on the bell in a fight has been likened to Aljamain Sterling, the UFC star who was accused of fakery in a hugely controversial win over Petr Yan. As both fighters threw punches, Oumar ‘Reug Reug’ Kane was caught by a […]

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‘How dare you boo her’: UFC Florida crowd slammed for jeering Chinese ex-champ Zhang Weili

Author: RT This post originally appeared on RT Sport News Zhang Weili, who lost her UFC strawweight championship to Rose Namajunas at Saturday’s UFC 261, was targeted with a chorus of boos from the Florida crowd, apparently for no other reason than she hails from China. The UFC’s first fight card to take place in […]

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‘I’ll slap him’: Ex-champ Cormier in furious exchange with Jake Paul at UFC 261 as Dana White condemns ‘circus’ (VIDEO)

Author: RT This post originally appeared on RT Sport News Dana White, Daniel Cormier and the capacity crowd in attendance at Saturday’s UFC 261 weren’t shy in letting Jake Paul how they feel about the controversial YouTuber-turned-boxer on a night of high drama in Florida. Paul’s fledgling combat sports career continued this month when he […]

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Next please? Fighters call out McGregor as replacements for UFC 264 – but ex-champ Cormier predicts Poirier rematch will go ahead

A number of alternative opponents have thrown their hats into the octagon to face Conor McGregor after the Irishman former UFC champion furiously told Dustin Poirier that their July 10 trilogy showdown is off. With their row on social media spilling over from the weekend until Monday evening after the Irishman didn’t appreciate being accused […]

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‘I’m a dog’: Conor McGregor shows he can’t stand other UFC stars earning spotlight as ex-champ grabs for attention with title brag

Despite being out of the immediate UFC title picture following his knockout defeat to Dustin Poirier, ex-champ Conor McGregor has bafflingly argued that other fighters are “chasing” him for belts, bragging the day after UFC 260. Picturing himself during his spell as featherweight and lightweight champion before his loss to Russian great Khabib Nurmagomedov in […]

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‘I like the way you did him‘: Ex-champ Cormier hypes Ben Askren after ex-UFC star shoves boxing lout Jake Paul in the face (VIDEO)

Ex-UFC star Ben Askren has won plaudits for his approach to foul-mouthed YouTuber Jake Paul after the pair tussled at a head-to-head for their boxing bout on Friday – with former champ Daniel Cormier offering enthusiastic backing. Askren was involved in a physical confrontation with future opponent Paul, turning to put his hand across Paul’s face […]