Ten greatest bantamweight fighters in MMA history: Dominick Cruz tops the all-time list

Unlike some of MMA’s most glamorous divisions, bantamweight does not have a long history of fights under the brightest lights in the sport. That said, there have been a number of stars that have emerged from the 135-pound ranks to put their names into the sport’s history books. While the Read more

UFC 249 odds, predictions: MMA insider reveals picks for Gaethje vs. Ferguson, Cejudo vs. Cruz

The coronavirus pandemic has led to the cancellation of four UFC events, but president Dana White has insisted the mixed martial arts giants would host fights as soon as possible. To that end, he has announced plans for a UFC 249 fight card in Jacksonville. The 11-bout UFC 249 card Read more

UFC odds, May 9 predictions: MMA insider shares picks for Gaethje vs. Ferguson, Cejudo vs. Cruz

Despite the challenging circumstances surrounding sporting events during the coronavirus pandemic, Tony Ferguson insisted he would be ready to fight when called upon. The UFC’s top-ranked lightweight took recent measures to prove it and is scheduled to face Justin Gaethje for the interim title on May 9. The promotion has Read more

UFC odds, predictions: MMA insider unveils picks for Gaethje vs. Ferguson, Cejudo vs. Cruz on May 9

UFC president Dana White has vowed that his promotion would be the first major sports organization to return to action amid the coronavirus pandemic. It looks as though the doggedly determined mixed martial arts executive could make his dream a reality. The UFC boss told the media late Tuesday that Read more

Karl-Anthony Towns’ mother, Jacqueline Cruz, dies due to coronavirus complications

Jacqueline Cruz, the mother of Minnesota Timberwolves All-Star Karl-Anthony Towns, died on Monday due to complications from the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Cruz had been in a medically-induced coma after falling ill in mid-March. She was 59. A family spokesman released the following statement in collaboration with the Timberwolves: The Towns Read more

Liga MX odds: Betting lines, expert picks for Santos Laguna vs. Necaxa and Club America vs. Cruz Azul

Two tantalizing matchups highlight Sunday’s Liga MX schedule. At 8 p.m. ET, Necaxa travels to Estadio Corona to take on Santos Laguna. Necaxa stumbles into Sunday’s contest having lost four of its last five Liga MX matches, while Santos Laguna has won three of its last five games. Elsewhere across Read more