Conor McGregor: UFC didn’t protest BKFC 41 appearance

Phil Lambert, BKFC When Conor McGregor came out of nowhere at BKFC 41, many seasoned combat sports observers expected he’d get a testy phone call from the UFC. After all, the industry leader doesn’t take kindly to co-promoting, much less loaning out its biggest star for a platform from which it doesn’t directly benefit. After […]

Patricio Pitbull says it’ll be hard to deny him as one of MMA’s greats with third belt in Bellator

Patricio Pitbull | Photo by Hans Gutknecht/MediaNews Group/Los Angeles Daily News via Getty Images Patricio Pitbull once held two Bellator belts simultaneously, reigning at featherweight and lightweight. Now he’ll attempt to do it again when he drops down to bantamweight to challenge Bellator champion Sergio Pettis on July 16. Yet even though no MMA fighter […]