FIGHTLAND

Exploring fight culture around the world.

1.22.19

At UFC Fight Night: Brooklyn Donald Cerrone Continued Setting Records

The main event may have underwhelmed fans, but there was plenty to appreciate from the rest of the card.

1.17.19

Tactical Guide to Henry Cejudo Vs. T.J. Dillashaw

It's entirely possible that Dillashaw smokes Cejudo easily and early, but there's a whole lot more going on here when you really break down the match up.

1.7.19

The 2018 Slacky Awards

As we start 2019, let's look back on the best (and worst) the fight world had to offer last year.

12.21.18

Ref with Racist History Makes HS Wrestler Cut Dreadlocks Before Match

Referee Alan Maloney told high school wrestler Andrew Johnson to cut off his dreadlocks before a match, but this isn't the first incident Maloney's had with racism.

12.14.18

Edson Barboza Vs. Dan Hooker or: Speed Vs. Cunning

There are plenty of fights this weekend, and UFC Milwaukee's co-main events are pretty great for a Fight Night card.

12.10.18

Max Holloway Defends Crown in MMA Striking Masterclass

The fight was called off by the doctor before the last round because Brian Ortega Ortega had absorbed over three hundred strikes in the previous four rounds and was a swollen, bloody mess.

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12.3.18

Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder Fight Year's Most One-Sided Draw

Fury was knocked down twice, but he otherwise put on a boxing clinic against Wilder.

11.29.18

Muay Thai Fight Ends When Opponent and Ref Get Knocked Out at Same Time

The ref stepped in to intervene in a MAX Muay Thai event between Gou Dakui and Super X Sitsontidech, and got more than he bargained for.

11.26.18

Francis Ngannou Returns to Terrifying Form

Plus a nearly 50-year-old Chuck Liddell was senselessly knocked out in a match that should never have been licensed in the first place.

11.19.18

Santiago Ponzinibbio Bludgeons Neil Magny at UFC Argentina

In the UFC's first trip to Argentina, Ponzinibbio put on a show for his home crowd.

11.12.18

Yair Rodriguez's No-Look Elbow Might Be the Knockout of the Year

Plus we take a look at a host of other great fights staged around the world over the weekend.

11.9.18

Return of Chan Sung Jung, "The Korean Zombie"

He's had a tumultuous couple of years, but Chan Sung Jung makes his re-return this weekend at UFC Fight Night.

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