DraftKings Named First UFC Betting Partner

Ben Hamill - March 08, 2021

Sportsbook and daily fantasy betting giant DraftKings have nabbed quite the new partnership privilege. The Boston-based sports betting and entertainment provider announced on Thursday that it has completed an historical deal by being name...Read More

McGregor Could Fight Poirier

Ben Hamill - October 05, 2020

It may not yet be the ultimate stand-off dream opposite Manny Pacquiao come true for Irishman and controversial UFC Mixed Martial Arts fighter Conor McGregor. But UFC President Dana White has tabled an offer that, if accepted, will see Mc...Read More

Conor McGregor Is Retiring - Again

Ben Hamill - June 10, 2020

UFC star Conor McGregor says he’s retiring. And it’s an intention UFC big boss Dana White is willing to (albeit tongue-in-cheek) accept.  McGregor on Sunday after what appears to have been yet another spur-of-the-moment d...Read More

Conor Wants A Piece Of Justin After UFC 249

Ben Hamill - May 13, 2020

Saturday’s 249 caused quite a bit of melodrama for some and an unexpected payday for others. Extensive travel bans leading up to Saturday’s fight between lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and scheduled opponent Tony Fe...Read More

Georges St-Pierre Enters UFC Hall Of Fame

Ben Hamill - May 12, 2020

The Canadian described by ’s (UFC) Dana White as the greatest sportsman and most famous athlete to ever have come out of Canada, is well on his way to joining the ranks of the UFC Hall of Fame. Welterweight and middleweight UFC cham...Read More

UFC Boss Dana White Wants A Vegas Super Bowl

Ben Hamill - February 06, 2020

UFC big-boss Dana White wants to see the come to town. The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) may have banked on VP of Marketing Fletch Brunelle to bring the deal (and the Super Bowl!) home when he was commissioned to do...Read More

Conor McGregor Announces January UFC Return

Ben Hamill - October 26, 2019

Irish MMA fighter and enigma Conor McGregor has announced a January 2020 Las Vegas return to UFC mixed martial arts. That’s January 18th, to be exact. The Irishman did not divulge who his opponent will be ...Read More

Three PokerStars UFC Ambassadors Introduced

Ben Hamill - May 21, 2019

Can PokerStars possibly get any better at what they have been doing up until now? Room for improvement seems to be a many-splendid thing that reveals itself in fresh new ways to the relentlessly committed. When PokerStars’ partnersh...Read More

PokerStars & UFC Enjoy Joint-Venture Spoils

Ben Hamill - April 21, 2019

It’s the coming together of two of the world’s greatest entertainment brands: Ultimate Fighting Championship and ultimate Poker. But what do MMA (Mixed Martial Arts) and Poker have in common? Not much, until now that is. The a...Read More

Georges St-Pierre To Announce UFC Retirement

Ben Hamill - March 01, 2019

The man accepted as having been the one to put Mixed Martial Arts on the map in Canada, will retire; presumably this time for good. UFC champion Georges St-Pierre is yet to make the news official, but will in all likel...Read More

MMA Fighter a Major Fan of Video Games

Ben Hamill - August 07, 2018

Demetrious Johnson is a fan of World of Warcraft, as became evident when he spoke to Sporting News about a totally different subject: his rematch against Henry Cejudo at UFC 227. The flyweight champion was playing during his interview, on...Read More