With the revival of Canada’s premiere MMA organization in late 2016 — the appropriately named TKO 36: Resurrection — set the stage for a strong 2017. The Montreal-based promotion churned out 5 must-see events for Canadian MMA fans, cultivating in the crowning of 5 champions at TKO 41. With the calendar getting close to the reset button, we
Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson has had his name in the MMA news headlines perhaps more frequently over this past month than he ever has before. That’s how it feels at least. As his quest for sole possession of the all-time title defence record draws nearer to its conclusion, things have gotten pretty messy between him
The Suplex Kid James Clarke talks about his famous interview and his current training, Dave Henry discusses his upcoming fight at a new weight and Katie Saull continues her beef with fellow Atomweight Ashley LeTourneau. And yes, Dave wore a green hat so he is part ghost this week.
Back in January at TKO37: Rivals we were saddened to see that our boy, the “Man Child” Derek Falk, got relegated to fighting in an untelevised preliminary bout against Stevie Yahp. The only video we got to see was this brief Facebook clip of the rear naked choke that ended the fight. Needless to say, we were
With the second fight between Tyron Woodley and Stephen Thompson now officially behind us, in what can generously be described as a high-stakes clash of styles at best (and several things far worse), opinions as to who the victor should have been are divided. Two of the judges scored it in favour of Woodley, while one had
The on-again, off-again and often speculated but never confirmed return has finally, mercifully, been announced by the glorious Bald One himself this afternoon on ESPN’s SportsCenter (not to be confused with our Canadian equivalent, SportsCentre who also dropped some big news today). Georges “Rush” St-Pierre, Canadian hero, arguable GOAT and one of our personal favourites is officially returning to
For those unfamiliar with the perils of Canada during the winter, expect to see plenty of pictures popping up this weekend on the social media accounts from the fighters competing on the UFC’s Fight Night: Halifax. While those of us living in Ontario, the most important part of Canada, are anticipating balmy weekend ahead, those