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.

Alexander Gustafsson Ready to Take Over Light Heavyweight Division at UFC London; “That’s My Division”

It's been two years since we've seen Alexander Gustafsson in the octagon, but 'The Mauler' is finally ready to make his triumphant return at...

Sean O’Malley Confident Going Into UFC 280 Fight with Petr Yan; “I’m Better Than Petr”

Sean O'Malley will make a major step up in competition when he takes on former UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan at UFC 280. On the...

Dana White Guarantees Israel Adesanya vs. Alex Pereira Fight Will Be ‘Absolutely Batsh** Nuts’

Israel Adesanya successfully defended his title against Jared Cannonier at UFC 276. Unfortunately, the fight failed to wow the thousands in attendance and the...

23-Year-Old MMA Fighter Nikhil Suresh Tragically Passes Away After Suffering Kickboxing Knockout

Authorities have launched an investigation into the tragic death of 23-year-old MMA fighter Nikhil Suresh following a brutal knockout suffered at an event in...

Brian Ortega Discusses Heartbreaking TKO Loss At UFC Long Island: “Literally, I Was Winning Every Minute”

The highly anticipated main event showdown between Brian Ortega and Yair Rodriguez ended in heartbreak for 'T-City' when the bout came to a sudden...

Rafael Fiziev Challenges Justin Gaethje to a Battle of The Best ‘Nose Job’

Winning the 'Battle of Rafaels' at UFC Vegas 58, Rafael Fiziev is now looking to take on two-time lightweight title challenger Justin Gaethje in...

Daniel Cormier Set to Star in TV Adaptation of ‘Warrior’ for Paramount+

Former two-division champion and newly inducted UFC Hall of Famer Daniel Cormier is set to join the Paramount+ television adaptation of the 2011 film...

Joanna Jedrzejczyk Willing to Unretire for Women’s ‘BMF’ Title Fight

Following her second straight loss to Zhang Weili at UFC 275, former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk called it a career, leaving her gloves in...

Robert Whittaker Could Make $5 Million in Crossover Fight With Australian Boxing Champion Jai Opetaia

Australian combat sports fans may be in line for a massive crossover fight as former UFC champion Robert Whittaker is slated to face newly...

Jan Blachowicz Calls For Middleweight Title Fight With Israel Adesanya

Jan Blachowicz has a victory over UFC middleweight world champion Israel Adesanya at light heavyweight. Now he’s open to running it back at 185...

Nate Diaz Says He Could Have Taught Conor McGregor ‘To Not Get Choked’ In Khabib Nurmagomedov Fight At UFC 229

Nate Diaz says that if Conor McGregor had accepted a trilogy bout with him, he would have defeated Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229. In 2016,...

Jan Blachowicz Expects Title Fight With Jiri Prochazka Over Glover Teixeira Rematch; ‘He Will Be Upset’

Following his third-round win over Aleksandar Rakic in May, Jan Blachowicz expects the UFC to give him the first crack at new UFC light...

Luke Rockhold Says Sean Strickland is ‘F***ing Dumb’ Following UFC 276 Loss to Alex Pereira

Luke Rockhold was very critical of Sean Strickland following the No. 4 ranked fighter's knockout loss to unranked opponent Alex Pereira at UFC 276....

Nate Diaz ‘Has Accepted a Fight’ According to Ex-UFC Title Challenger Chael Sonnen

Nate Diaz has been trying to get back into the Octagon for several months following his last appearance which came just over a year...

Paddy Pimblett 30 Pounds Overweight Weeks Before UFC London Return

Paddy Pimblett’s weight cuts have already become the talk of the mixed martial arts world with just two fights in the UFC. Following his win...

Bill Algeo vs. Herbert Burns Booked For UFC Long Island After Withdrawal Of Quarantillo & Askhabov

Bill Algeo and Herbert Burns will now face each other in a featherweight clash at UFC Long Island on July 16th after their original...