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Florian wonders if Aldo still motivated after Holloway ‘broke him mentally’

Florian wonders if Aldo still motivated after Holloway ‘broke him mentally’

After an unprecedented run of dominance that saw him remain undefeated for a decade, defending his featherweight title nine times, Jose Aldo has now lost two of his last three bouts and the questions are starting to mount. Is Aldo done? Did Conor McGregor break his chin? Is his heart not in it anymore? Where does he go from here? Boxing, really? 

Well, now there’s an answer to one of those questions as Aldo will rematch Ricardo Lamas at UFC Winnipeg on Dec. 16. Aldo won their first fight by unanimous decision but this will be unfamiliar territory for the former...


Malignaggi confirms McGregor negotiations underway

Malignaggi confirms McGregor negotiations underway


The fight many expected, and few actually wanted, appears to be on the negotiating table — at least according to Paulie Malignaggi. In this video interview with FightHype Malignaggi says his advisor, Al Haymon, is on board with trying to put a boxing match together with Conor McGregor, and that it’s substantial enough that McGregor would be foolish not to take it.

“I know Al Haymon’s talking with Dana White. I know they’re speaking so if they want the fight they’ll...


Copa Combate women’s bout to broadast on Telemundo too

Copa Combate women’s bout to broadast on Telemundo too

On November 11 Telemundo, America’s second largest Spanish television network, will broadcast a live MMA event for the first time. Live from Cancun, Mexico, fans will get to see the semi-finals and finals of the $100,000, one-night, 8-man bantamweight tournament.

In addition to the tournament, Telemundo will stream the co-main event, a showdown between undefeated knockout artist Melissa ‘Super Melly’ Martinez and Gloria ‘Gloriosa’ Bravo. Martinez, 20, hails from Mexico City, Mexico while Bravo, 31, is from Santiago, Chile

“This is a phenomenal addition to an already stellar and historic fight card created for the Telemundo broadcast television platform,” said...


Joey Tiberi headlines a night of championship boxing

Joey Tiberi headlines a night of championship boxing

Popular lightweight Joey Tiberi will headline a great night of professional boxing at the Hockessin PAL in Hockessin, Delaware on Saturday night, November 11th.
 
The eight-round battle, which is promoted by Night Night Promotions, will be contested for the USBU title.
 
Tiberi of Newark, Delaware has a record of 15-2 with eight knockouts.
 
The 31 year-old Tiberi is on a three fight winning streak, and coming off...


Holloway Defends Title Against Edgar In The Motor City

Holloway Defends Title Against Edgar In The Motor City

UFC® will make its first appearance in Detroit in more than 20 years with the 145-pound world title on the line when Max Holloway makes his first walk as champion against No. 2 ranked Frankie Edgar in the main event of UFC® 218: HOLLOWAY vs EDGAR.Setting the stage for the main event will be two bouts with title implications as No. 1 ranked Alistair Overeem and No. 4Francis Ngannou clash in a heavyweight tilt, and top lightweight contenders No. 3 Eddie Alvarez and No. 5 Justin Gaethje try to position themselves in the stacked l55-pound division. The event takes place Saturday, Dec. 2 at Little Caesars Arena in...