Chris Keenan

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Barry Hearn: ‘I hit my son with a proper shot but he dropped me twice’

When Eddie Hearn was 16, his father decided to see if he had what it takes to be big in business. The pair’s competitiveness is the bedrock of Matchroom Sport – the force behind the Joshua-Klitschko world title fight at Wembley Stadium<p>April is a huge month in the money-spinning world of Barry and …

Boxing

Top 10 Affordable Martial Arts Training Camps Located All Over the Globe

In recent years, more and more people have become interested in martial arts training camps because they crave for a more authentic training than …

Martial Arts

Rule Britannia: How Michael Bisping Became the UFC's Middleweight Monarch

Fightland Blog<p>Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC<p>Michael Bisping grew up down the road from me in the house on the corner. We would run into each other at the pub from time to time and we would always exchange a nod. We were never close but we knew the same people, ran in the same groups, even dated the …

Martial Arts

Morning Report: Bisping calls Rockhold 'f**got'

Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold don't appear to be buddying up anytime soon.<p>This past Saturday, Bisping upset the odds makers and knocked out Luke …

UFC 199 - Winners and Losers

The strangest thing about this event has been the fact that it was greatly overshadowed by so much of the hype surrounding the biggest Brazil card …

UFC on FOX Crew Talk Lesnar's UFC Return!

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) dropped a bombshell last night by announcing that Brock Lesnar would be returning to the Octagon at UFC 200 on …

MMA & UFC

Mitrione unloads on 'arrogant d*ck' Browne

SANTA MONICA, Calif. -- It appears Matt Mitrione's grievance with the Massachusetts State Athletic Commission will finally be settled soon. But not …

Nate Diaz Has Gone From MMA Cult Hero to UFC Antihero

The UFC fighter shocked the world when he defeated Conor McGregor. Now he's about to really prove his might.<p>Nate Diaz is one of the most exciting mixed martial arts fighters in the world—a dangerous striker, with a ferocious ground game—and one of the few who understands the importance of putting …

Desperation, Debt Led Joe Louis to Follow Boxing Career with Pro Wrestling Stint

Cowboy Rocky Lee squeezed his arm around Joe Louis' head and leaned into the ropes, then steered him toward the other side of the wrestling ring. The portly grappler in all-black reared back and fired off a theatrical punch to Louis' face.<p>The boxing legend spun around cartoonishly—feigning …

Boxing

The Rise and Fall of Ultimate Fighter Conor McGregor

A fantastically entertaining—and bankable—athlete shies away from the chance to reclaim MMA glory.<p>As a fan, a viewer, a consciousness-on-a-couch, I had drifted away, years ago, from the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Had I aged out of it, maybe—lost my youthful tolerance for violence? Softer …