Michael Jackson, Elvis and Tupac are all still alive. They seemed to know what a brilliant, although risky a career move their respective deaths could be.
On Monday, August 22, sports talk show host Colin Cowherd took to his respective soap box and raved about the "greatness" of UFC 202's main event between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz, while doing his best to diminish the time honored global pastime and Olympic sport of boxing.
Earlier this week, at the Mayweather Boxing Club in Las Vegas, Nevada, heralded boxing trainers Jeff Mayweather and Floyd Mayweather Sr. sat down to talk about the main event of UFC 202, Conor McGregor vs. Nate Diaz.
Tonight, August 20, from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, proficient UFC striker Nate Diaz will once again compete against controversial superstar and UFC Featherweight champion Conor McGregor at 170 pounds in the main event of UFC 202. The event will be available for purchase on UFC PPV for a cost of $49.99 in SD, and $59.99 HD.
"The company was just sold for $4 Billion, and I guarantee you I was a big reason why that pricetag was so high" - Conor McGregor during UFC 202 press conference
This Saturday night at UFC 196, newly-crowned UFC Women's Bantamweight Champion Holy Holm faces hard-nosed challenger Miesha Tate (17-5).
Has Ronda Rousey's loss to Holly Holm devalued the former's stock or could it make the fighter dubbed 'Rowdy' an even hotter ticket in the long term?
During the last several years there's been a lot of discussion about the highly controversial procedure of Testosterone Replacment Therapy (or TRT), especially in Boxing and Mixed Martial Arts.
Junior dos Santos, UFC's heavyweight champion and top-rated mixed martial artist in the same division, believes he'd be ready for a ring battle against either of the Klitchkos after only three months of training.
In 2009, Anderson Silva (31-4 in MMA), UFC's Middleweight Champion and top pound-for-pound mixed martial artist, announced his plans to leave UFC, retire from MMA and pursue a high profile boxing match with the legendary Roy Jones Jr (55-8, 40 KO) once the former's UFC contract expired.
FightSaga caught up with UFC legend Tito Ortiz (16-10, MMA) at The Magic Show in Las Vegas to discuss Floyd Mayweather vs Miguel Cotto, May 5th.
The crowds swell, the anticipation builds and the walk to the octagon begins. The walk itself is sponsored by whomever, as is the final "checkpoint" into which the fighters pose prior to stepping inside the cage.
The biggest fight of the year takes place in just a few hours when top pound-for-pound fighter and current Welterweight Champion Manny Pacquiao (53-3-2, 38 KOs) meets nemesis Juan Manuel Marquez, the current Lightweight Champion, for the third time.