American white supremacist Robert Rundo’s last known whereabouts was Bosnia and Herzegovina, after he was kicked out of Serbia by local authorities back in March. He’s claimed to be on the “no-fly list” and has boasted that, as a result, it took him “a few months” to make his way from the U.S. to Eastern Europe. Meanwhile, he’s waiting to find out if the Supreme Court will hear his last-ditch appeal to avoid jail time for federal rioting charges.
Ben Askren responds to suggestion that he serve as the next opponent for Nick Diaz: “Don’t tempt me with a good time and an easy pay check”
Ben Askren has responded to the suggestion that he serve as the next opponent for UFC star Nick Diaz. Diaz (26-10 MMA) returned to action from a six year hiatus Saturday night at UFC 266 in hopes of defeating Robbie Lawler for a second time. The pair had originally collided seventeen years ago in a welterweight bout at UFC 47, with the Stockton native emerging victorious by way of second round knockout.
Conor McGregor’s jiu jitsu coach Dillon Danis doesn’t fight enough to make it into the MMA news for good reasons. The BJJ black belt is 2-0 in Bellator and hasn’t stepped into the cage since June of 2019. A long hyped boxing match with Jake Paul never materialized because Danis’ knee is an absolute mess. So all we get from the once hot prospect is Twitter trash talk and the occasional story where he gets punked at nightclubs.
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Lauren Murphy has issued a statement following her loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 266. At UFC 266, Valentina Shevchenko delivered the performance that, frankly, was expected from her by the MMA community and gamblers. It was a virtually flawless showing that saw Murphy outclassed from bell to bell before the fight came to a close late in the fourth round.
Aria and Rebecca have a lot to share this week, so I’ll keep my intro short. I want to direct your attention to my latest podcast episode over at The Autonocast. Myself, along with co-hosts Alex Roy and Ed Niedermeyer, talk with recently-confirmed NTSB Chair Jennifer Homendy about automotive safety and what the wave of what she calls “partial automation” features in vehicles means for the industry and the consumer.
Conor McGregor shared his thoughts on Nick Diaz’s unsuccessful return to the octagon on Saturday at UFC 266. McGregor (22-5 MMA, 10-4 UFC), like many fight fans, was a keen observer of Diaz’s (26-10 MMA, 7-7 UFC) long awaited comeback fight, which was a rematch against Robbie Lawler at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Alexander Volkanovski might be the next truly great mixed martial arts champion. Volkanovski, the reigning UFC featherweight champion, picked up arguably the most impressive victory of his career on Saturday night, defending his strap with a decisive unanimous decision against Brian Ortega in the main event of UFC 266. The...
Paddy 'The Baddy' Pimblett shocked the fight world with a stunning victory on his UFC debut earlier this month. But more surprising for some than his MMA skills has been his impressive appetite. The Liverpudlian has made no secret of his love for a hearty cheat meal, one example being...
Machine Gun Kelly was filmed throwing a punch at a fan who jumped the barrier during his Louder Than Life festival performance in Louisville, Kentucky over the weekend. A video posted on social media showed two fans who had hopped over the barrier coming close to Kelly as he was singing in the photo pit. One of those fans pushed MGK before security could get to him.