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UFC 211: Payout Perspective

Welcome to another edition of Payout Perspective.  This time we take a look at UFC 211 from Dallas, Texas where two titles were successfully defended. Read more »

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Cyborg cited for misdemeanor after Magana confrontation

MMA Junkie reports that Cristiane Justino has been cited by Las Vegas Metropolitan Police for misdemeanor battery as a result of confrontation with Angela Magana on Sunday. Read more »

May 23, 2017 | Jason Cruz

Crawford-Diaz draw 961,000 viewers on HBO

The Terrence Crawford-Felix Diaz fight on HBO Boxing drew 961,000 viewers on Saturday night per ShowBuzz Daily. Read more »

May 23, 2017 | Jason Cruz

MacDonald making less money from sponsors in Bellator

Rory MacDonald debuted in Bellator on Friday night with one sponsor on his shorts, Monster Energy drink.  Even though MacDonald is free to sign with multiple sponsors, he has selected a different strategy. Read more »

May 22, 2017 | Jason Cruz

Tape-delayed Bellator 179 draws 607,000 viewers

Bellator 179 on Friday night scored 607,000 viewers on a tape delayed event from the UK on Spike TV.  The event featured Rory McDonald’s debut in Bellator and he earned the win over Paul Daley via submission. Read more »

May 22, 2017 | Jason Cruz

UFC Athlete Retreat did not go as expected

The UFC Fighter Retreat was held in Las Vegas this past weekend and a couple altercations occurred based on social media posts.  First, Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos and Angela Magana were involved in a confrontation in which Cyborg allegedly hit Magana.  Secondly, Kajan Johnson was removed from ta UFC discussion on the Reebok sponsorship. Read more »

May 21, 2017 | Jason Cruz