Fighting at lightweight for the first time in 19 months, Henderson (23-6 MMA, 0-1 BMMA) will take on Brazilian Patricio Freire (25-3 MMA, 13-3 BMMA) in the Bellator 160 (10 P.M. EST, SPIKE TV) main event.
As the Rio 2016 and the Games of the XXXI Olympiad come to an end, Twitter has become a major platform for how sporting events, governing bodies and associations, and professional athletes engage and enhance the experience of such spectacles.
"Every boxer is someone's hero." It's a saying that's been hard to attach to Roberto Durán. Most people assume that he is just an infamous Panamanian boxer who walked out on a match against Sugar Ray Leonard, uttering the words, "No Mas (no more)." There's more to him than that controversial moment. This very well acted, entertaining and informative bio film reveals all: Rough childhood, abandonment issues, international champion, infamy, resurgence and hometown hero.
Returning to the Octagon for the first time since his lone UFC defeat, McGregor (20-3, 8-1 UFC) needed the full 25 minutes to earn the majority decision over Nate Diaz (19-11, 14-9 UFC), 48-47, 47-47, 48-47.
In the world of sports entertainment, anything is possible -- anything but the fair and accurate representation of the LGBT community, it would seem. Historically, pro wrestling has portrayed gay characters less than charitably, acknowledges Lucha Underground star Joey Ryan.
A day after UFC 202 headliners Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz hurled water bottles and other unidentified objects at each other amid a fracas at a pre-fight press conference, the remaining fighters on the card spoke to the media.
All my life, I've heard people talking about what women "should" do. You know what I think women should do? Anything we want.
For the second time in less-than six months, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor will face former The Ultimate Fighter winner Nate Diaz at welterweight.
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For a professional wrestler, a headlock is a common maneuver inside the ring. But for TNA Total Impact's Jade there was one headlock that felt particularly threatening.
I conducted the following interview yesterday, before the convention actually started. Denise Merrill is a Connecticut delegate (although not, as she pointed out to me, a superdelegate) and serves Connecticut as their Secretary of State. A recent achievement was the state becoming the first to pass a campaign finance reform law which created a public financing system for elections -- all the other states with such laws created them through ballot initiatives or referenda.
Vince Russo's THE BRAND which could be both SEEN and HEARD daily on the RELMNetwork.com and PodcastOne.com, was highlighted this week by my interview ...
The 2016 WWE Draft results were met with mixed emotions on social media. The WWE Battleground 2016 PPV is going to be the last time we see many of these superstars wrestle together for a while.
After his Fight of the Night performance at UFC Fight Night 91, Lando Vannata is likely looking at a long future inside the Octagon. But should things not work out inside the cage, Vannata may want to consider a career as an MMA analyst.