DUBLIN -- UFC lightweight Norman Parke claims his strength was a big factor in getting the win over Naoyuki Kotani, his thoughts on being cheered despite being from Northern Ireland, betting on himself and others on the card to win, why he wants to fight Diego Sanchez, and much more. more
UFC lightweight Diego Sanchez in prepared to drop down to featherweight to get a shot at Conor McGregor.
Since returning from a one-year spell on the sidelines, where he was recovering from an injury, Conor McGregor has had a slew of frustrated fighters attempt to throw in their bid for a shot at the Irishman - the latest of which is Diego Sanchez.
Sanchez did not appear angry when he offered his thoughts on the surging featherweight and instead provided a surprisingly levelheaded opinion on the more
Norman Parke lived up to his "Stormin'" nickname on Saturday night.
The native of Bushmills, Northern Ireland, U.K. nearly finished Japan's Naoyuki Kotani late in the first round of their UFC Fight Night 46 bout at Dublin's O2 Arena. The Kanagawa native got out of the first round, but Parke got the job done in round two.
A big flurry of punches on the ground spelled the difference, as refereee Mac Goddard waved off the fight at 3:41 of the second.
After the fight, Parke, a former TUF: Smashed wi more
Norman Parke cruised to victory against Naoyuki Kotani at UFC Fight Night “McGregor vs. Brandao” on Saturday, finishing the Japanese fighter by technical knockout in the second round. more
DUBLIN – Norman Parke lives just about an hour’s drive from Belfast in Northern Ireland, where the UFC held a single event seven years ago. Now he’d like it to return there.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
UFC commentator and former welterweight title challenger Dan Hardy still thinks he’s got a good shot at fighting again in the octagon. Filed under: MMAjunkie Radio, News, UFC more
UFC commentator and former welterweight title challenger Dan Hardy still thinks he’s got a good shot at fighting again in the octagon. Filed under: News, UFC more
If "KenFlo" can go from middleweight to featherweight, then perhaps "The Nightmare" can, too.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight attraction Conor McGregor said some pretty horrible things about Diego Sanchez, calling the original Ultimate Fighter a "brain-dead, stuttering fool" who "belongs in Bellator with the rest of the has-beens."
And Sanchez has not forgotten about it.
"The Nightmare" was a recent guest on Submission Radio and told the boys from "Down Under" that he's giving more
Dan Hardy has a nice, comfy job of calling fights for the UFC. Most fans would love to be in his position but Hardy has a plan to step back into the Octagon once more.
Speaking on MMAJunkie Radio Hardy shared that he received encouraging news in regards to his Wolff–Parkinson–White syndrome and has an idea of who he would want to fight if he's cleared for action once again.
"Diego Sanchez, because after Ross Pearson got robbed, that was one of the worst decisions I’ve ever seen,” he said.