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Conor McGregor Under Investigation for Sexual Assault: Report

The New York Times says the MMA star was arrested in January and remains under investigation. McGregor announced his retirement earlier today.
Mack Lamoureux
3.26.19
UFC

Logan Paul Wants to Fight in the UFC

The YouTube person is going to box another YouTube person soon, but he has his sights set on the UFC and Conor McGregor or CM Punk.
Liam Daniel Pierce
8.8.18
Sports

Inside China's MMA Club for Poor and Orphaned Boys

Enbo MMA Club has trained hundreds of children from impoverished Tibetan communities, giving kids like Banma Duoji—a rising professional competitor—a chance to thrive.
VICE Staff
11.1.17
FIGHTLAND

Ten Years Later, PRIDE FC Still Looks Like a Comic Book Come to Life

The Japanese promotion put entertainment first, and everyone is finally catching up.
Jeff Harder
4.7.17
FIGHTLAND

MMA Now Fully Recognised and Regulated by Danish Government

The IMMAF and its Danish representative, the DMMAF, have successfully convinced the government in Denmark to recognize mixed martial arts as a sport.
Jake Hughes
4.5.17
FIGHTLAND

The Cult: Anderson Silva

For a record 16 successive fights, Anderson Silva was undefeated in the Octagon. The Brazilian became the most feared man in the UFC, dispatching his opponents with an air of nonchalance. But, like all good things, Silva's streak could not last.
Tom Usher
4.4.17
FIGHTLAND

The Elements of Style: The Jab

A jab is as personal to a fighter as his signature or fingerprint: some flick, some jolt, some hit nothing but air. We discuss the dynamics and styles of the greatest fighters to lace up gloves.
Jack Slack
2.13.17
FIGHTLAND

Sorry Snowflakes, Fighting Is Political

It takes a certain amount of privilege to be able to ignore the politics inherent in fight culture.
Sarah Kurchak
2.9.17
FIGHTLAND

A Brief History of Outsiders Insulting MMA

As we recover from Meryl Streep's devastating blow to our glass-jawed egos, we take a look back at the other ways in which prominent politicians, boxers, and scribes have used their platforms to denigrate our sport and hurt our MMA-loving feelings.
Sarah Kurchak
1.10.17
FIGHTLAND

Hey Meryl Streep, MMA Is the Best Argument Against Donald Trump

The actress stabs the president-elect at the Golden Globes but nicks our sport in the process.
Josh Rosenblatt
1.9.17
FIGHTLAND

MMA as an Art: A Polite Response to Meryl Streep

Meryl Streep's heartwarming speech at the Golden Globes hit a bum note when she besmirched the good name of MMA. We take a look at the imaginary criteria of "art" and discuss MMA as beautiful, cruel, and emotive.
Jack Slack
1.9.17
FIGHTLAND

Olympic Taekwondo Champion Jade Jones Would Consider Switch To MMA

Jones, who recently won Wales’ Sports Personality Of The Year award, has been thinking about her future after Tokyo 2020, and MMA is on her radar.
UK Sports Staff
12.9.16
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