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.

‘Iron’ Mike Tyson Reveals Recent Health Issues; ‘When It Flares Up, I Can’t Even Talk!’

Heavyweight boxing legend 'Iron' Mike Tyson had fans worried after the 56-year-old combat sports icon was seen being transported in a wheelchair and looking...

Zabit Magomedsharipov reveals broken promises by UFC fueled his decision to retire; ‘I got mad’

In June, UFC prospect Zabit Magomedsharipov retired from the sport of mixed martial arts. It was a surprising move by the 31-year-old who held...

Watch: Hasbulla puts Shaquille O’Neal in his place with a lightning fast right hook

Hasbulla Magomedov, the pint-sized social media star has become an internet sensation over the last few years, racking up millions of followers on TikTok...

Daniel Cormier doesn’t see the point of Khamzat Chimaev vs. Nate Diaz; ‘What is this fight for?’

Former two-division UFC champion Daniel Cormier questions the motives behind the promotion's booking of Khamzat Chimaev and fan-favorite Nate Diaz. In the UFC 279 main...

Christian Lee smashes Ok Rae Yoon to recapture the ONE lightweight title – ONE 160 Highlights

After a controversial decision that crowned Ok Rae Yoon the ONE lightweight world champion just under a year ago, Christian Lee recaptured the lightweight...

Watch: KSI faces off with two fighters he will face back-to-back on August 27th

29-year-old Olajide Olayinka Williams "JJ" Olatunji, better known by social media fans and combat sports enthusiasts as KSI will face not one, but two challengers on...

Sean Strickland tells Khamzat Chimaev ‘don’t hurt people’ in video clip

Fast-rising welterweight star Khamzat Chimaev is rounding the highest profile fight of his relatively short UFC career. On September 10th, the Chechnyan-born fighter will...

Anthony Joshua Throws a Temper Tantrum Following Split Decision Loss to Oleksandr Usyk

Former boxing world champion Anthony Joshua had a full-on temper tantrum following his split decision loss to Oleksandr Usyk in their rematch on Saturday. Usyk...

Buakaw Banchamek makes quick work of Kota Miura weeks before BKFC Thailand 3 debut

Muay Thai legend Buakaw Banchamek made his return to Rajadamnern Stadium in Thailand for the first time in 18 years and made quick work...

Watch: Luke Rockhold gets fired up at the official UFC 278 weigh-in; ‘What you want?! F*cking let’s go!’

Former UFC middleweight champion Luke Rockhold was fired up at the official UFC weigh-in ahead of his highly anticipated return against Paulo Costa at...

Former Andrew Tate Opponent Calls Bullsh*t on Injury Claim Amidst Rumors of Fight With Jake Paul

Four-time kickboxing world champion Andrew Tate is rumored to make a return to competition against YouTuber turned professional boxer Jake Paul. The controversial kickboxer...

Paulo Costa credits Paddy Pimblett with weight-cutting advice ahead of UFC 278 bout with Luke Rockhold: ‘It’s not a joke anymore’

All eyes will be on Paulo Costa when he steps on the scale ahead of his UFC 278 co-main event. The Brazilian will welcome...

Henry Cejudo ‘Not Impressed’ by Marlon ‘Chito’ Vera’s Win Over Dominick Cruz; ‘I Knocked Him Out Too’

Former two-division UFC world champion Henry Cejudo was far from impressed by 'Chito' Vera's performance at UFC San Diego against 'The Dominator.' On Saturday night,...

Paddy Pimblett responds to Terrance McKinney call out, says he Is ‘around 200lbs’ ahead of December return

With his rising popularity, Paddy Pimblett expects many more fighters to speak his name in an attempt to bolster their own budding careers inside...

Kamaru Usman prioritizes Canelo Alvarez boxing match over Jake Paul fight; ‘I beat Jake Paul, nobody cares’

The UFC's No. 1 ranked pound-for-pound fighter in the world Kamaru Usman is just days away from defending his welterweight crown against No. 2...

Dana White will never be friends with Oscar De La Hoya; ‘That guy did way too much damage’

Over the years, it has become quite clear that there is no love lost between UFC President Dana White and retired boxing great-turned-promoter Oscar...