Francis Ngannou vs Anthony Joshua, start time, how to watch in Australia, when will they fight, Justis Huni vs Kevin Lerena, Riyadh Knockout Chaos

[ad_1] Francis Ngannou once toiled in a sand mine, scavenged for food to avoid starvation and slept rough in a car park — so facing former two-time world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua on Friday is just another stop on his epic rags-to-riches journey. “I’ve had a lot of experience in life,” the softly-spoken Cameroon-born fighter … Read more

Robert Whittaker next fight, illness in UFC 298 win vs Paulo Costa, Sean Strickland Sneako feud, latest news

[ad_1] Robert Whittaker has begun discussions to headline an Australian UFC blockbuster in August – and potentially, gain revenge for Machine Gun Kelly – while also revealing how serious illness “knocked me for six” on the morning of his incredible UFC 298 win over Paulo Costa. After five years fighting UFC bangers abroad, Whitter finally … Read more

Robert Whittaker wants to fight on Australian card later this year, Robert Whittaker def Paulo Costa, highlights, Robert Whittaker next opponent, latest, updates

[ad_1] Robert Whittaker has confirmed himself ready to headline an Australian blockbuster later this year – and potentially for the UFC middleweight crown – after securing one of the gutsiest wins of his storied career. While it has now been five years since he wore the UFC middleweight strap around his waist, the 33-year-old Sydneysider … Read more

Mark Zuckerberg caught up in bizarre moment before Alex Volkanovski’s knockout loss to Ilia Topuria

[ad_1] Mark Zuckerberg is taking this whole UFC passion to a new and fairly bizarre level. The Facebook founder and Meta chief executive has developed a passion for mixed martial arts in recent years. A man who was once lampooned for the amount of sunscreen he wore outdoors has sparred with the likes of Alex … Read more

Justin Tafa forced out of UFC 298 fight, Junior Tafa to replace Justin Tafa, Junior Tafa v Marcos Rogerio de Lima, how to watch, stream details, start time, latest, updates

[ad_1] Australian heavyweight Justin Tafa is kicking back in a low beige sofa, completely shattered, as across the room his little brother Junior punches out push ups. “That’ll be his training camp,” a member of the team jokes as, about us here in the UFC fighter hotel foyer, people move about with no idea what … Read more

Ilia Topuria copies Conor McGregor as Alex Volkanovski slams ‘wannabe’ rival at press conference, news

Alex Volkanovski is doing things his own way... old man and all.

[ad_1] So there was Alexander Volkanovski up on stage all beige cardigan, grey flat cap and head tilted back, pretending to fall asleep. Perched on his nose, readings glasses. On his feet, loafers. Which isn’t at all like how Conor McGregor does it, right? But this you should know, is the whole point. And exactly … Read more

UFC 298 press conference, news, how to watch, start time, live stream, Alex Volkanovski, Robert Whittaker

The pair already clashed heavily at the introductory press conference for the fight card in December.

[ad_1] Fireworks are almost guaranteed when the fighters from UFC 298 take to the stage for the official press conference in Anaheim, California today (midday AEDT). Australia’s UFC superstar Alex Volkanovski has copped plenty of verbal barbs from his upcoming opponent Ilia Topuria in the build-up to the fight, and the Georgian contender is sure … Read more

UFC set for blockbuster Australian card in September, UFC 298, Alexander Volkanovski v Ilia Topuria, how to watch, start time, stream details, latest, updates

[ad_1] Alexander Volkanovski has unveiled his plans to headline an Australia Pay-Per-View blockbuster in September this year – an event that could see him equalling Jose Aldo’s record title tear and continuing a storyline he describes as “Rocky Balboa s***.” In what would be yet another huge coup for Australia’s UFC featherweight champ, discussions are … Read more

Alexander Volkanovski declares himself available for UFC 300, Alexander Volkanovski v Ilia Topuria, UFC 298, who is the main event at UFC 300, latest, updates

[ad_1] Alexander Volkanovski has sensationally urged UFC president Dana White to sign him up for a UFC 300 blockbuster in just nine weeks time, declaring: “I think it still needs a headliner, right?” Famed for his willingness to throw down on short notice, Volkanovski has offered himself up to headline the April blockbuster – which … Read more

UFC 298, Henry Cejudo claims Alexander Volkanovski has KO ‘button’, Volkanovski v Ilia Topuria, how to watch, when is it, stream details, latest, updates

[ad_1] Alexander Volkanovski has been forced to defend against shock claims he isn’t only returning to the Octagon four months too soon, but carrying a KO “button” on the left side of his temple. Australia’s UFC featherweight king will defend gold for a sixth time against cocky Spaniard Ilia Topuria at UFC 298 in Anaheim, … Read more