Craig Pekios

Providing the latest news, picks, scores, results, and commentary on the world of MMA. I have been a fan of the sport since the late 90s and have covered mixed martial arts professionally since 2012.

Canelo Alvarez teases potential fight with Nate Diaz; ‘We never know, right?’

Boxing icon Canelo Alvarez recently teased a potential meeting with former UFC star Nate Diaz. Diaz walked away from his Las Vegas-based employer after...

Sean O’Malley signs ‘very gracious’ eight-fight deal with the UFC; ‘I have earned this contract’

Sean O'Malley will be sticking with the UFC for many more years to come. The No. 1 ranked bantamweight contender revealed on his YouTube channel...

Hollywood elite Liam Neeson is not a fan of UFC or ‘that little leprechaun’ Conor McGregor

Oscar-winning actor Liam Neeson is not a fan of mixed martial arts and believes one of its biggest stars, Conor McGregor, is giving Ireland...

Report – Dana White’s Power Slap League to air tournament finale on pay-per-view in March

The first season of Dana White's Power Slap League will culminate in a live pay-per-view event this March. Emanating from The UFC APEX in Las...

Francis Ngannou reacts to Tyson Fury’s call for a mixed rules match: ‘We all need this fight’

Francis Ngannou is ready to sign on the dotted line for a fight with WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury. Formerly the UFC heavyweight champion, Francis...

Chael Sonnen calls Tyson Fury vs. Francis Ngannou the ‘dumbest idea in sports history’

Heavyweight boxing icon Tyson Fury presented Francis Ngannou with a challenge that Chael Sonnen believes is perhaps the "dumbest idea in sports history." Francis...

Jamahal Hill dominates Glover Teixeira for 25 minutes to capture UFC light heavyweight title – UFC 283 Highlights

Glover Texeira stepped back into the Octagon on Saturday night at UFC 283 with the hopes of once again becoming a world champion. Standing...

Brandon Moreno defeats Deiveson Figueiredo, recaptures UFC flyweight title via doctor’s stoppage – UFC 283 Highlights

Deiveson Figueiredo and Brandon Moreno stepped into the Octagon for an unprecedented fourth time on Saturday night at UFC 283. With their series tied...

Gilbert Burns scores first-round arm triangle submission over Neil Magny – UFC 283 Highlights

Gilbert Burns returned to the Octagon in front of a raucous crowd at the Jeunesse Arena in Rio de Janeiro for a high-stakes welterweight...

Robert Whittaker addresses rumors of a potential fight with Khamzat Chimaev

Robert Whittaker was devastated to find out that Paulo Costa had pulled out of their scheduled scrap at UFC 284 next month. 'The Reaper' was...

Nate Diaz calls Jake Paul and his father ‘the sh*thead family’ after meeting the latter in awkward exchange

'The Problem Child' Jake Paul has been on Nate Diaz's sh*tlist for quite some time and it's safe to say you can add Paul's...

Stipe Miocic responds to Jon Jones vs. Ciryl Gane announcement; ‘I got winner in July’

After three years of waiting, Jon Jones will return to the Octagon for a UFC heavyweight title fight. UFC president Dana White revealed that Jon...

Dustin Poirier condemns Dana White for slapping his wife: “You should never put your hands on a woman.”

Dustin Poirier doesn't know how the UFC or its parent company Endeavor will handle Dana White's domestic violence incident, but 'The Diamond' does believe...

Andrew Tate arrested amid human trafficking investigation after revealing his location in Greta Thunberg spat

Controversial social media celebrity Andrew Tate and his brother have been arrested as part of an investigation into human trafficking. According to a report...

Watch: Michael Bisping ragdolls KSI around the gym

Michael Bisping had the opportunity to throw YouTuber-turned-professional boxer KSI around the gym in footage released by ESPN MMA on YouTube. KSI, whose real...

Chael Sonnen suggests Nate Diaz’s return to the UFC is ‘leading the charge of what’s possible’

Chael Sonnen believes Nate Diaz's next move could very well be a return to the UFC. After 15 years with the promotion, the Stockton Samurai...