During the recent UFC broadcast from New Zealand, Mike Goldberg botched Jonah Lomu's name and sport in a moment that Australian media have said fuels the American stereotype of ignorance toward other countries.
News Corp Australia staff writers appear a bit less than thrilled with Mike Goldberg after his work over the weekend calling the action from the UFC's trip to New Zealand.
Right on the front page of News.com.au is the headline "UFC commentator’s massive fail" with the sub-header of "AMERI more
SAN ANTONIO – UFC welterweight Kelvin Gastelum thought he had things under control with his weight, but he now admits he may need help once more. Filed under: News, UFC more
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – Robert Whittaker, one of the biggest favorites on Saturday’s card, was mostly on cruise control on his way to an easy victory.Filed under: News, UFC more
When I asked Mike Rhodes, "What's up, man?" I could not have, in a million years, predicted his response. "I'm building a homemade air conditioner." more
UFC Middleweight Josh Samman details his affair with a distinctly different sport than the one you may know him from.
There’s a six mile stretch from my home in Hollywood, Florida to I-95. There’s nothing particularly special about it; it’s merely sidewalk along Sheridan Road. At certain times of day there’s heavy traffic and the exhaust makes it unpleasant to be near the interstate. Most days I wait until it’s not even day anymore, until the sun goes down and the cars have gone home. Once I get more
Chris Dempsey was a 275-pound heavyweight wrestler when his college coach came to him with an unusual opportunity.Filed under: News more
Although drastic weight cuts are anything but uncommon in MMA, UFC welterweight Mike Rhodes may have taken things to a whole new level for his octagon debut in January. Filed under: News, UFC more
Earlier this week, we presented some of the funnier glitches that gamers have captured in the new “EA Sports UFC” video game. Now, you can hear UFC broadcasters Joe Rogan and Mike Goldberg call the action.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
Before the sleepy RFA 15 unfolded on June 6, fans best knew referee Mike Beltran as the man with the longest mustache in MMA.
But Beltran made new waves with the ballsy and rare decision he made with 35 seconds left in the bout between Sam Toomer and an extremely timid Daniel Aguiar.
Beltran warned Aguiar on several instances in the first two rounds to stop perpetually stalling the action with butt scoots. Finally, in the third round, and because Aguiar refused to engage and continued to resort more