The UFC Heavyweight GOAT, Stipe Miocic, stops by to talk about his Croatian upbringing in Cleveland, a possible trilogy fight with Francis Ngannou, and ultimately having a title fight in Croatia. … [Read more...] about Miocic: “Hell Yeh! I Want A Title Fight In Croatia!”
Pat Miletich sits down with the Crippler to discuss his upbringing in fighting, the money grabbing exhibition fights currently taking place, and what he's been doing in 2021. Miletich is a legend in fighting and is the inaugural holder of the UFC welterweight belt; first holding it in 1998. … [Read more...] about The Croatian Crippler Sits Down With MMA Fighting Legend Pat Miletich
Game on! Stipe Miocic is not going anywhere and wants his third fight with Ngannou, MMANews reports. We will see which way Dana White takes the heavyweight division in 2021, but Miocic is ready for the trilogy. What's even more interesting is that Miocic said he would put on 20 pounds to hit 250 if the third fight does … [Read more...] about Miocic: “I Want To Get Back What’s Mine”
Written by Mike "The Crippler" Rožić After the Miocic fight Saturday night, I felt it was the perfect time for me to return to Croatiansports.com to analyze the fight from a technical standpoint. Over the weekend, I have watched the fight over a dozen times and tried to pick out certain points that stood out to me and potentially changed the flow … [Read more...] about Miocic-Ngannou: 48 Hours Later
There's no easy way of putting it. Miocic got rocked Saturday night. I'm gutted. It wasn't fun to watch. I'm still processing what I just witnessed. All signs point to Ngannou fighting Jon Jones this summer. But where does that leave Miocic? Will there be a trilogy fight against Ngannou? Will he hang it up? There's many … [Read more...] about All Good Things Must Come To An End: Ngannou Rocks Miocic With 2nd Round KO
What's the lesson here, kids? Well, that life isn't fair. Oh, and that the UFC ranking system makes zero sense and has little to no integrity. UFC president Dana White stated earlier today that the winner of March 27th's UFC Heavyweight championship fight between Miocic and Ngannou will face Jon Jones later in the year for the heavyweight belt, Yahoo Sports reports. Am I … [Read more...] about Miocic/Ngannou Winner Will Face Jon Jones
Miocic vs. Ngannou 2 will take place March 27th, 2021 at UFC 260. Venue is TBD. Last we saw Miocic, he defended his UFC Heavyweight title on August 15th by defeating Daniel Cormier for the second time in three fights. Miocic beat Ngannou in January of 2018 to defend his belt by unanimous decision. It was Miocic's third straight title defense. Ngannou is the last fighter … [Read more...] about Miocic v. Ngannou 2 Set For UFC 260 In March
Earlier today, reigning UFC Light Heavyweight champion Jon Jones posted, "Just had a really positive conversation with the @Ufc. Sounds like there will be negotiations for my next fight at heavy weight. All good news, the weight gaining process begins" on his Twitter, ESPN reports. Quite the teaser. The man has owned the light heavyweight division for nine … [Read more...] about Jon Jones Moving To Heavyweight In Search Of Stipe’s Belt???
Miocic is the greatest UFC Heavyweight of all time! Period. The 37 year-old Cleveland native went five rounds with Daniel Cormier in Las Vegas Saturday night to retain his heavyweight belt. The fight went to a decision where the judges unanimously scored in Miocic's favor. Miocic nearly TKO'd Cormier at the end of the third round but the buzzer sounded to save … [Read more...] about Miocic Outlasts Cormier In 5 Rounds To Keep UFC Heavyweight Belt, Ngannou Next?