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Boxers That Turned Out Big In MMA

When it comes to fighting, boxing is among the most remembered. The sport emerged in England in the 18th century and was initially practiced...

UFC 266 Main Card Breakdown & Analysis

The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to pay-per-view on September 25th for one of the most highly anticipated fight cards of the year. Two...

UFC: Three Rematches That Must Happen in 2022

Dana White and his UFC matchmakers do an incredible job at putting together a truly diverse mixture of MMA bouts throughout the year, but...

What Does the Future Hold for Darren Till?

The Liverpool-born UFC middleweight has just one win in the previous three years, with a record that stands at 1-4 since August 2018. UFC Vegas...

“Embattled”, an MMA drama, recently released online: why you should watch

"Embattled," a sports drama about a young MMA fighter, which premiered in 2020, released on 5 July online - tells the story of an...

3 of the most controversial moments from The Ultimate Fighter

As we welcome the return of The Ultimate Fighter in June, gooner news takes a look back at three of the most controversial moments...

10 MMA Podcasts Worth Checking Out (2021 Edition)

This article looks at 10 of the best mixed martial arts podcasts currently available on the web. (Updated: July 2013)

The UFC 253 returns with a bang and reasons why it’s a must watch

The UFC 253 returns live on Saturday, September 26th for MMA fans in the United States. However, for the fighter on Fight Island in...

3 stars who made the night at UFC Vegas 7

The UFC Vegas 7 saw an amazing night of fights, most of which ended very early. With four of five fights on the main...

$1 million bets: Bellator’s Patricio Freire responds to Dana White’s dismissive comments

On Saturday night UFC President Dana White has claimed he didn't know enough about Bellator two-weight champion Patricio Freire to comment on him, which...

September & October Bouts: 4 fights fans should be looking forward to

From the desk of Ojo Olayiwola's of gooner news and flaming hairdryer, brought to you these are four fights that MMA fans should look...

Katie Taylor targets MMA stars and cross over fight/s

According to reports, three MMA names have been added to Katie Taylor's legacy list. Manager Brian Peters left the door opens to a cross over...

Most Anticipated MMA & UFC Upcoming Events in 2020

If you’re a sports enthusiast, then you must have heard about MMA and the UFC. These top martial sports have grown in popularity thanks...

4 things to consider before going all out for UFC 246: McGregor vs. Cerrone

The return to the Octagon for Conor "The Notorious" McGregor has been what many fight fans have been waiting for and a fan favourite...

January’s not only about McGregor v Cerrone – The other five fights worth seeing this January

The ordering process for Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view has changed for the year. UFC 246, according to reports, is only available on ESPN- in...

The 5 boxing & MMA fight documentaries everyone must see

When it comes to the fight business, real-life expressions are often far more dramatic than anything Hollywood could ever dream up of achieving, as...

3 Biggest Underdog Bet Wins in UFC History

The popularity of UFC (and mixed martial arts in general) has skyrocketed in recent years. A big reason for this is that even though...

5 Essential Pieces of MMA Training Equipment

Looking outside of the more obvious gear like MMA shorts and a rash guard for BJJ, here are five essential pieces of training equipment...

9 MMA Submission Moves That Will Put You To Sleep

Mixed Martial Arts requires its combatants to have a deep knowledge of every facet of the sport. Unlike basketball where you can play just...

The 16 Most Memorable MMA Fight Celebrations Of All Time

Fightofthenight.com's guide to the 16 most memorable celebrations in the history of the sport of mixed martial arts.

Top 7 Worst Cauliflower Ears in MMA History

The Worst Cauliflower Ears in MMA If you are a regular viewer of the UFC or have friends who train in grappling, chances are you have...