UFC 220 AfterMMAth (Baddest. Scariest. Kksdjhfksudhyfjs.)

The first PPV of 2018 is behind us and as I write this opening line, I realize that any preamble I offer, will turn into what I normally consider the body of the post. So, no preamble for you!
Let’s discuss my picks quickly. Then, we’ll chat about this, that and the other.

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UFC 220 – Predictions

These days are rough on yours truly. Not hunting for sympathy mind you, just stating a fact. So, today I will be extremely brief in hopes that come Sunday, I’ll be able to pull off a nice AfterMMAth post to compensate. And so… with no further ado…
Let the predicting of UFC 220 coming up today, January 20th on PPV commence. (All credits go to UFC/WME-IMG for all photos.)
We ride!

Thomas Almeida by TKO

Francimar Barroso by DEC

Calvin Kattar by DEC

Daniel Cormier by SUB

 

and now! The moment millions of MMA fans around the world have been waiting for, from Boston, Massachusetts! This is the main event of the evening!

Stipe Miocic by DEC

Don’t forget to get back here by Monday morning for the after MMAth!

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There’s A Lesson In There Somewhere

Good morning folks.

Somewhere, Ronda Rousey sat last night muttering “Unbelievable… I lost the title just so… Miesha Tate will now hold it?

If you did not enjoy UFC 196, I seriously don’t know what else they can offer. It’s not about who you were behind on the fights, if you had a favorite. It’s about the beauty of this sport. The hype leads up to an event and on that event – excuse the cliché but it’s true – anything can happen. The hype can get a boost, it can die down in a silent whimper, or, as in the case of last night – it can live up to its build-up in a pretty unexpected way. Continue reading

UFC 196 – Predictions

Hi everybody!

2016 Started with a bang and then a PPV that turned into a free card. But that’s ok, because once more, it’s a title fight between two of my favorite WMMA fighters – Miesha Tate and Holly Holm. And if that’s not enough, There’s that Mystic Mac fighting Nate Diaz. Need more? Continue reading