UFC fighter and Sacramento native Josh Emmett chats with Carmichael Dave ahead of his fight against Yair Rodriguez at UFC 284. With an impressive 18-2 record, Emmett is fighting to for the interim UFC featherweight title. Topics discussed include: How he’s feeling before Saturday’s fight, which takes place in Australia. “I’m exactly where I need […]
Since his last fight in 2019, Sacramento’s Urijah Faber has focused more on his coaching and leading Team Alpha Male. Last Friday, Faber’s A-1 Combat held an event at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, where young up-and-coming MMA fighters competed. Prior to the event, Faber spoke to Sactown Sports about the promotion and the […]
In less than a month, UFC’s Josh Emmett takes on Yair Rodriguez for the featherweight interim title at UFC 284. Current UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski is also fighting on the card, co-headlining the event, against UFC Lightweight Champion Islam Makhachev. Before the fight, Emmett spoke with Sactown Sports at Urijah Faber’s most recent A-1 […]
Last summer, former WWE CEO Vince McMahon retired following allegations of sexual misconduct. But he couldn’t stay gone forever, as 2023 in wrestling continues to be as crazy as 2022. On Thursday, McMahon announced his return to the WWE’s Board of Directors. On Friday, Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer Newsletter joined Cattles & Ramie […]
As Bruce Buffer would say: “It’s TIME” fight fans, for UFC 278. This Saturday’s fight card marks only the second time the UFC has hosted an event in Salt Lake City, last coming to the Beehive State in 2016 for UFC Fight Night 92. Nevertheless, it should be a great night of combat sports, capped […]
As Bruce Buffer would say: “It’s TIME” fight fans, for UFC 277. This Saturday’s fight card is the first time the UFC has returned to Dallas, Texas in over four years and it’s sure to be a banger from top-to-bottom. Two title fights, including the rematch of Julianna Peña and Amanda Nunes should be enough […]
This one has been in the works for a while. UFC is finalizing a welterweight bout between Khamzat Chimaev and Stockton native Nate Diaz to headline UFC 279 on Sept. 10, UFC Chief Business Officer Hunter Campbell told ESPN’s Brett Okamoto Tuesday. The contracts have not been officially signed, according to the ESPN insider, but […]
Welcome to one of the bigger MMA events of the year fight fans: UFC 276. This Saturday’s fight card from Las Vegas is packed, from the early prelims with Uriah Hall to the main event with Israel Adesanya. The prelims are also being shown on ABC to generate viewership for the pay-per-view directly after, showing […]
Floyd Mayweather is returning to combat sports, but instead of boxing, he is stepping into the Octagon to face off with Japanese Kickboxers Tenshin Nasukawa. They are set to have the fight on New Year's Eve inside Tokyo's Saitama Super Arena.
Conor Mcgregor entered a plea deal with the Brooklyn District Attorney's office. The agreement involves no jail time and will not affect McGregor's travel visa. He will not have a criminal record surrounding this incident.