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Krushna Prasad Pattnaik
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Krushna Pattnaik is a UFC writer at EssentiallySports, with a deep passion for mixed martial arts and storytelling. He comes with insider knowledge owing to his extensive training in BJJ, Tae-Kwon-Do, and Muay Thai. Coupled with his journalistic flair, Krushna’s expert takes and unique perspectives are in a league of their own. With a background in Pharmaceuticals, it is no surprise that Krushna is fond of talking about the latest developments in drug testing and regulations, and USADA, to name a few. He is a trusted source for UFC enthusiasts offering in-depth analysis, expert insights, and engaging content.

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Jake Paul Has Already Sealed Mike Perry’s Fate as MMA Veteran Points at BKFC Star’s Biggest Mistake

UFC veteran shows his support for Jake Paul in his battle against Mike Perry, citing 'The Problem Child's sounder experience in boxing.

I Already Knew What I Wanted” – Mayssa Bastos Says Her Connection to Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Was Instant

Mayssa Bastos reveals her love for Brazilian jiu-jitsu before the fight against Danielle Kelly at ONE Fight Night 24: Brooks vs. Balart.

What Happened to Amanda Serrano’s Eyes? Bizarre Story Behind Fight Cancellation

An eye infection lost Amanda Serrano the chance to fight against Nina Meinke- here's all about her ailment and how she found support!

Mike Perry Tattoos: What Does the Ex-UFC Star’s Body Inks Mean?

What are the stories that the tattoos on the body of the former UFC contender, Mike Perry? Let's take a dive into 'Platinum's ink stories.

“My Capabilities Speak Louder Than My Words” – Jarred Brooks Promises a “Different Version” of Himself at ONE Fight Night 24

Jarred Brooks reveals his game plan against Gustavo Balart at the headliner bout, as the date for ONE Fight Night 24 etches closer

“I Just Don’t Think I Get Enough Credit” – Danielle Kelly Heading Into ONE Fight Night 24 Match Against Mayssa Bastos With Underdog Mentality

Danielle Kelly heads into the fight against Mayssa Bastos at ONE Fight Night 24 with confidence and the urge to prove people wrong.

Shamil Gasanov Ready to “Settle Unfinished Business” With Martin Nguyen After ONE Fight Night 24

As the date for ONE Fight Night 24 etches closer, Shamil Gasanov reveals his desire to fight Martin Nguyen after defeating Aaron Canarte.

Joe Rogan Falls Prey to Embarrassing Donald Trump Rumor and Gets Immediately Fact Checked

Joe Rogan is not immune to fake news either as he recently got fooled by a surprising rumor about Donald Trump, and got corrected.

Dana White & UFC Avoiding Alex Pereira’s Toughest Matchup Triggers Khamzat Chimaev’s Blunt Admission

Khamzat Chimaev seems to believe that Dana White and Co. are avoiding the anticipated matchup between Alex Pereira and Magomed Ankalaev.

Jon Jones Claims He’s Putting His “Health on the Line” Amid Jail Time Possibility as UFC Champ Gives Stipe Miocic Fight Update

Jon Jones has provided the fighting community with another update about his fight with Stipe Miocic, while his legal troubles surround him.

Outrageous Khamzat Chimaev Demand Leaves Daniel Cormier Confused With Sean Strickland and Robert Whittaker’s Future Decided

Daniel Cormier doesn't appreciate Khamzat Chimaev asking for title shot with Robert Whittaker and Sean Strickland in the waiting list.

Dana White Reveals Major Issue With Conor McGregor as Shaquille O’Neal Puts On UFC Matchmaker Hat – “Much Like Ronda”

Shaquille O'Neal's question about Conor McGregor extracts a comparison between 'The Notorious' and Ronda Rousey from Dana White.

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