Ross Cole

Ross has a true passion for the sport of mixed martial arts. Since 2009 he's penned countless news stories and live fight reports along with dozens of feature articles, reaching millions of fans in the process.

10 UFC Stars Whose Managers Became Their Worst Enemies

MMA can be a cutthroat business, and as fiercely competitive as fighters are inside of the cage, it’s sometimes the people operating behind the...

10 UFC Fighters Set For Stardom In 2018

The UFC has become a star-driven business over the years, and as we move into 2018 there are a number of fighters who are...

Strange Days: The 10 Craziest UFC Moments Of 2017

Now that 2018 has begun, there's just no other way to say it: 2017 was simply a strange year for the UFC. With record-low pay-per-view...

10 UFC Fights That Absolutely Must Happen In 2018

With 2017 now rapidly drawing to a close, our thoughts now start to focus in on the major match-ups that could well be on...

Eight MMA Fighters Who Passed Away In 2017

Tragically, 2017 has been another year in which a surprising number of mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters have passed away - some for reasons...

Conor McGregor’s Top 10 Most Controversial Moments

UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor’s larger-than-life personality has played a major role in helping him rise to fame and fortune on a scale never...

10 Former Gang Members Who Became UFC Fighters

It can be hard to find a way back out when a person heads down the wrong path in life, especially if they fall...

10 UFC Stars Who Proved ‘Ring Rust’ Is A Myth

In the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA), the concept of ‘ring rust’ is frequently used, with fighters who have been out of the...

Next Gen: 10 MMA Stars Whose Sons Became Fighters

Almost a quarter of a century since UFC 1 ushered in the age of mixed martial arts (MMA), we’ve now reached the stage where...

Ari Emanuel: 10 Things You Should Know About The UFC’s Big Boss

It’s now been well over a year since WME-IMG first bought the UFC for a staggering $4 billion, resulting in the Fertitta brothers stepping...

10 Great UFC Cards That No One Watched In 2017

With Ronda Rousey now having all but retired from the sport and Conor McGregor essentially having taken a year out to focus on his...

10 MMA Stars Who Suffer From Crippling Pre-fight Nerves

On the surface, MMA fighters may seem like they have nerves of steel, and certainly anyone who’s been brave enough to step into the...

10 Crazy Stories From Dana White’s Rollercoaster Life

Outspoken, charismatic, foul-mouthed, passionate, brash and unapologetic - it’s fair to say there has never been a head of a major sporting organization quite...

The McGregor Effect: 10 UFC Stars Seeking Blockbuster Boxing Bouts

Ever since UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor first began seriously pursuing a boxing match with Floyd Mayweather, more and more UFC stars have been...

10 Craziest MMA Drug Testing Stories

As the sport of MMA has grown over the years, so has the level of drug testing aimed at catching those fighters who are...

10 Times MMA Stars Clashed With Their Opponent’s Camps

Animosity between two mixed martial artists who are going to compete in the cage is not an uncommon occurrence, but sometimes that bad blood...