Undefeated light heavyweight champion Liam McGeary finally returns after a 14-month lay-off due to injury at Bellator 163 this weekend, when he'll put his title on the line against top contender Phil Davis in Uncasville, Connecticut. FO caught up with the champion ahead of his second defense and discovered a man determined to make up for lost time.
UFC Heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic is taking a well-deserved break from fighting, but expects to make his second title defense early in 2017.
Josh Appelt steps up to co-main event status this Friday night at Bellator 162 in Memphis, Tennessee, taking on Bobby Lashley in a heavyweight scrap that could set him on the road to a title shot in 2017. The Californian tells FO all about the preparations for the biggest fight of his 12-5 fighting career.
In the August 2015 issue of Fighters Only magazine we interviewed Mick Maynard about his Legacy FC promotion and how he took it from a Houston country bar to national exposure on AXS TV...
It has been rumored that UFC president Dana WhiteÂ walked out of a recent meeting with Nate Diaz and his management after the two parties were unable to come to terms for a UFC 202 rematch with Conor McGregor. And, as it turns out, the rumors were true.
This week the MMA world has been abuzz with talksÂ that the sport's most dominant entity, the UFC, are in talks to sell the promotion for $3.5-$4 billion. But UFC president Dana White is adamant the reports are inaccurate at best.
Veteran MMA referee Herb Dean is used to being praised for the expert way he handles the bouts he officiates, but was criticized by some this past weekend following a highly confusing situation during UFC Fight Night 84's Anderson Silva vs. Michael Bisping headliner.