Is Conor McGregor’s legacy on the line at UFC 246?

A high stakes clash between Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone at UFC 246 is more than just a comeback story. There are several subplots in play, so let’s look at what this fight means for each man, beyond the final bell, come Saturday night and beyond.

By |January 15th, 2020|Categories: SportsWire, UFC|Tags: , , , , |

UFC 246 has more to offer than just McGregor vs. Cerrone

While Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone headline UFC 246, the main card features everything from crossroad clashes to even money battles that are sure to ring in 2020 with a thunderous bang. Holly Holm tries to resuscitate her career against Raquel Pennington, Aleksei Oleinik looks to turn away the challenge of Maurice Green and more highlight this stacked card.

UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cerrone preview and pick

The UFC is taking no rest for the New Year as it opens up 2020 with the highly anticipated return of the “Notorious” Conor McGregor against Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone in his first fight since October 2018. McGregor looks to make a successful splash under the bright lights once more, but “Cowboy” is saddling up for another grueling contest and a chance to rewrite his destiny.

By |January 1st, 2020|Categories: MMA, SportsWire, UFC|Tags: , , |

UFC on ESPN 7: Alistair Overeem vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik preview and pick

It’s carnage on Capitol Hill, as UFC on ESPN features big-punching heavyweights and crossroad matches with huge implications as part of a packed card from Washington D.C. on Saturday, December 7. Join us as we break down this big night of action that features premier competitors in can’t-miss fights.

5 UFC fighters ripe to be upset in 2020

Be it a young upstart decimating a legend, an old pro beating down father time, or an unknown transitioning to a superstar, we’ve learned to expect the unexpected in the UFC. With that being said, not even the best fighters can be protected from a bad night or a submission gone wrong and find their fortunes reversed for the worse. For these five fighters, looking into the crystal ball for 2020 may yield dire results that can rock the sport to its core.

UFC 242 picks: Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier headlines stacked card

Dustin Porier’s long climb up the UFC ladder will culminate with a title clash against the most dominant force the UFC has ever seen—Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Super Odds on Valentina Shevchenko to win UFC Fight Night 156

Only two women have managed to take down current women’s flyweight champion Valentina “Bullet” Shevchenko inside the octagon. One is Liz “Girl-Rilla” Carmouche, Shevchenko’s opponent at UFC Fight Night 156 Saturday in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Super Odds on Covington to defeat Lawler in UFC on ESPN 5

No. 2-ranked welterweight Colby Covington headlines UFC on ESPN 5 Saturday at 3 p.m. ET, as he takes on former American Top Team teammate Robbie Lawler in New Jersey. The 31-year-old Covington (14-1, 2-0 KOs) is the -225 favorite (+150 if you opt in to BetAmerica’s Super Odds) in the match, with a potential shot at current UFC welterweight champ Kamaru Usman on the line. “Chaos” is riding a six-fight win streak, with his last four victories unanimous decisions. Covington's last [...]

UFC 240: Super Odds on Max Holloway to win

Current UFC featherweight champ Max Holloway is hungry for victory in his upcoming bout against Frankie Edgar after a decision loss to Dustin Poirier in April at UFC 236. Holloway watched a 13-fight win streak come to a crushing end in his move up to lightweight, but the 27-year-old is in perfect position to regain momentum as he moves back to featherweight in the main event of UFC 240 in Canada. Holloway (20-4-0, 10 KOs) is the -425 favorite to [...]