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Raj Sarkar
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Raj Sarkar is a UFC Sub-Group Head at EssentiallySports. Over the last four years, Raj has worked in several leading sports organizations. During this time, he has interviewed big names from the world of MMA and Boxing. His interviewees list includes ex-UFC stars Demetrious Johnson and Rory MacDonald, current UFC stars Andre Fialho and Drew Dober, ONE Championship star Ritu Phogat, PFL CEO Peter Murray, and popular ring girl turned boxer Carla Jade among others. With the wealth of experience he has in the field of combat sports, this Broadcast Journalism graduate is an expert in putting out content tailor-made for his reader base at ES. He is a big fan of strikers like Conor McGregor and Rodtang Jitmuangnon and appreciates devastating knockouts over other finishes. Raj hopes to attend and cover live UFC events. His biggest dream is to interview former UFC double champion Conor McGregor.

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?These Humans Are Incompetent? ? Justin Gaethje Furious, Conor McGregor Disappointed at Khamzat Chimaev vs. Kamaru Usman Aftermath at UFC 294

After a full-length contest, Khamzat Chimaev defeated former champion Kamaru Usman via majority division in the UFC 294 co-main event.

October 21, 2023

Watch: Said Nurmagomedov Lands Another Submission With a Guillotine Choke in a Mere 73 Seconds at UFC 294 Makhachev vs. Volkanovski 2

Said Nurmagomedov made his way to the win track by submitting Muin Gafurov within 73 seconds of the first round in UFC 294 in Abu Dhabi.

October 21, 2023

Insider Comes Clean on Joe Rogan?s Unfounded Allegations on Conor McGregor?s Massive Change in Physique (Exclusive)

Head nutritionist of Conor McGregor, Tristin Kennedy, gave his honest opinion on whether Joe Rogan's allegations on his client was true.

October 20, 2023

Tristin Kennedy Opens Up About Conor McGregor?s Boxing Stint (Exclusive)

Conor McGregor's nutritionist Tristian Kennedy looks back at the UFC star's boxing loss against Floyd Mayweather and shares major insights.

October 20, 2023

How Tall Is Sharaputdin Magomedov? Which Weight Class Is the UFC Star Fighting At?

Sharaputdin Magomedov is set to make his debut against Bruno Silva in UFC 294, What advantage does he hold against his opponent?

October 18, 2023

Revealing His Deepest Insecurities, Joe Rogan and Aaron Rodgers? Friend Lays Bare His Difficulties in Front of the World- ? I Am Fu*** Up About It?

Despite being mutual friends with Joe Rogan and Aaron Rodgers, 50-year-old US Comedian admits to never having them in his podcast

October 17, 2023

Conor McGregor Closes In on Michael Jordan?s Billionaire Status As Irish UFC Star Shares Incredible Achievement in US

After expanding his business in the United States, Conor McGregor might be edging closer to earning Michael Jordan's status.

October 17, 2023

Throwing Shade at Canelo Alvarez With His Debut Performance, Conor McGregor Demands Floyd Mayweather Rematch After Entering USADA Pool

UFC superstar Conor McGregor looked back at his professional boxing debut against Floyd Mayweather from 2017, downplaying Canelo Alvarez.

October 17, 2023

?I Didn?t Want to Be Like Muhammad Ali?- Floyd Mayweather on His Boxing Career

Undefeated five-division world champion boxer Floyd Mayweather claims he never wanted to be like heavyweight legend Muhammad Ali.

March 28, 2022

WATCH: Mike Tyson Speaks on the Ukraine-Russia Crisis for the First Time Ever

Former heavyweight world champion boxer Mike Tyson has finally opened up on the ongoing conflict between Ukraine and Russia.

March 27, 2022

Floyd Mayweather Almost Lost $56 Million From His Net Worth in an Unkept Promise to Ex-Girlfriend

Floyd Mayweather once promised one of his ex-partners a private jet on her birthday. However, he didn't so the same. Here's more of it!

March 20, 2022

Deontay Wilder Once Spent $20,000 From His Net Worth to Join Shaquille O?Neal and Lewis Hamilton in Owning the ?Ultimate Boy?s Toy?

Former WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder levelled himself with Lewis Hamilton and Shaquille O'Neal for this exceptional expenditure.

March 20, 2022

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