UFC 238 Staff Picks

UFC 238 takes place tomorrow in Chicago, IL. The main card kicks off at 8:00 p.m. (MT) on pay-per-view (PPV). Our mixed martial arts (MMA) writers make their main card predictions ahead of a highly anticipated fight card. Bantamweight - Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes Flyweight champion Henry Cejudo returns to the octagon for a … Continue reading UFC 238 Staff Picks

Breakdown: The Mauler vs Lionheart

By Ashkon Maygoni With a potential Fight of the Night brewing in the Main Event of UFC Fight Night 153, I’m going to attempt to break down the styles of both fighters. Alexander "The Mauler" Gustafsson Getting straight to the point, the big question regarding Gustafsson is: What should we expect? The answer is actually … Continue reading Breakdown: The Mauler vs Lionheart

Unified 37 review: MMA fans treated to thrilling fight-card

Unified 37: Chaos lived up to its name as fans were treated to four first round finishes in a row leading up to a powerhouse main event. The fight-card took place at a sold-out River Cree Resort and Casino in Enoch, Alberta. Main Event Tanner "The Bulldozer" Boser (16-5-1) returned to Unified Mixed Martial Arts … Continue reading Unified 37 review: MMA fans treated to thrilling fight-card

FC Edmonton kick-off a busy stretch of games tonight versus Forge FC after frustrating opening month.

The Eddies have only played three league matches since the league kicked off. To put it in perspective, there are four teams who have played at least five matches CPL matches already. Some of them have played even more than that because of the two-leg Canadian Championship series. People will say the fixture list is … Continue reading FC Edmonton kick-off a busy stretch of games tonight versus Forge FC after frustrating opening month.

Bhullar looks like a future Unified champion after impressive victory

Edmonton born KB Bhullar went into his latest professional fight with a 6-0 professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) record on Friday night at a sold out River Cree Resort and Casino. Bhullar’s fight against Cody Krahn was apart of a stacked Unified 37 card. Bhullar's record and the style of his victories have been convincing … Continue reading Bhullar looks like a future Unified champion after impressive victory

Craig Shintani is set to make the long walk back to the Unified cage

It has been a long road back to the Unified MMA cage for local fighter Craig Shintani after locking in a guillotine choke nearly two years ago against Garret Nybakken. But on Friday night he will make the walk at Unified 35 against Neal Anderson. Shintani’s journey in mixed-martial arts (MMA) began on a whim … Continue reading Craig Shintani is set to make the long walk back to the Unified cage

Velado-Tsegaye has potential to be the next star to come out of Edmonton

Marcus Velado-Tsegaye made his professional debut for FC Edmonton against Cavalry FC at the tender age of 17 this past weekend. The youngster showed everyone why he’s regarded as the next big thing to come out of the Edmonton soccer scene. The Eddies were losing 1–0 to rivals Cavalry FC and Edmonton head coach Jeff … Continue reading Velado-Tsegaye has potential to be the next star to come out of Edmonton

Chaplain gives FC Edmonton players chance to connect with their faith

Sundays are a day where many Christians and Catholics go to church and celebrate their faith and religion. For FC Edmonton players, when they play on Sundays, they are unable to attend a traditional Sunday service. This is where Brent Kassian—who is a local chaplain—comes in to provide players with a unique Sunday service at … Continue reading Chaplain gives FC Edmonton players chance to connect with their faith

It is a tough road to the UFC for Edmonton fighters

“Do you wanna be a fighter?” These infamous words from Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White have become the mantra for fighters looking to compete in the UFC since 2005, but wanting it is often not the problem. Climbing the ranks from an amateur mixed-martial arts (MMA) fighter to the UFC takes a combination of … Continue reading It is a tough road to the UFC for Edmonton fighters

Match Preview: FC Edmonton vs Pacific FC

FC Edmonton take on Pacific FC this coming Sunday at Clarke Field in what will mark their first-ever home match in the Canadian Premier League (CPL). The match on Sunday marks many firsts for both the coaches and players. A lot of players will play their first home-game at Clarke Field, some will make their … Continue reading Match Preview: FC Edmonton vs Pacific FC