Shantanu Mayenkar

MMA & Boxing Writer at EssentiallySports

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Anthony Yarde

Twitter Reacts to Anthony Yarde’s Sixth Round Stoppage of Dec Spelman

Once again, Anthony Yarde proved why he deserves to compete at the top level. Despite…

SHOCKING: Promoter Threatens Anthony Joshua With a Lawsuit

Anthony Joshua vs Tyson fury has generated quite the buzz in the boxing world. Though…

Luke Campbell

Luke Campbell Names Two Easiest Fights in the Lightweight Division

In a recent interview, former lightweight title contender Luke Campbell named the easiest fights in…

Mike Tyson

“Fight Each Other” – Mike Tyson Sends a Message to Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury

A pandemic is not needed to pause the action in boxing. Politics is enough. Over…

black panther

WATCH: Boxer Walks Out With Black Panther Mask – Wins by Knockout

Steven Nelson and DeAndre Ware faced off for a 10-rounder at MGM Grand Conference Center…

Andy Ruiz Jr.

Dillian Whyte Makes a Strong Statement on Andy Ruiz Jr.

Former WBC interim heavyweight champion Dillian Whyte once again took a dig at Andy Ruiz…

Deontay Wilder

“What’s the Point?” – Eddie Hearn Wants Deontay Wilder to Retire

Over the past few months, former WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has been silent. Besides…

Daniel Dubois

INSANE! Daniel Dubois Obliterates Ricardo Snijders in Two Rounds

British heavyweight prospect Daniel Dubois destroyed Ricardo Snijders in the main event of tonight’s card.…

Dillian Whyte

“Boxing’s Full of Cowards” – Dillian Whyte Lashes Out at Andy Ruiz Jr., Frank Warren, and Bob Arum

Former WBC interim heavyweight champion Dillian Whyte fired back at his critics. Dillian Whyte’s loss…

Daniel Dubois vs Ricardo Snijders

Daniel Dubois vs Ricardo Snijders: Where to Watch, Time, and Undercard

In less than 24 hours from now, rising heavyweight prospect Daniel Dubois will take on…

Daniel Dubois

Four Interesting Facts You Should Know About Daniel Dubois

One of the hottest prospects in heavyweight boxing, Daniel Dubois, will face off against Ricardo…

Former WBC Champion Returns to Boxing Undercard

Former WBC flyweight champion Charlie Edwards (15–1-1, 6KOs) will make his much-anticipated bantamweight debut in…

henry-cejudo UFC 249

“I’m Excited to Fight Alex” – Henry Cejudo Confirms His UFC Return

Former two-division champion Henry Cejudo took a dig at Alexander Volkanovski in his recent tweet.…

“Do I Fight From My Knees?” – Dan Hooker Fires Back at Patricio Freire

UFC lightweight contender Dan Hooker fired back Bellator MMA’s featherweight champion, Patricio Freire, in a…

Daniel Cormier

“He Needs to Stop” – Daniel Cormier’s Coach Shares Disheartening News

After a grueling defeat to the reigning UFC heavyweight champion, Daniel Cormier’s coach wants Cormier…

Jeff Horn

WATCH: Australian Boxer Quits on the Stool

“Live to fight another day.” That is exactly what Jeff Horn did in his latest…

Georges St-Pierre

“My Victory Weakened Me” – Georges St-Pierre on the ‘Most Humiliating’ Loss of His Career

Former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre recounted his knockout loss to Matt Serra.…

Tyson Fury

“To School You Bum!” – Tyson Fury Takes a Dig at Anthony Joshua

Now that Dillian Whyte is out of the way, Tyson Fury and Anthony Joshua are…

Khabib Nurmagomedov

“I am Proud to Be a Part of MMA Global” – Khabib Nurmagomedov Announces Big News

The Ultimate Fighting Championship, also known as the UFC has almost monopolized the MMA market.…

Alexander Volkanovski

“Get Your S*** Together” – Alexander Volkanovski Puts the Featherweight Division on Notice

Reigning featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski sent a stern warning to the featherweight division on social…

Henry Cejudo Sean O'Malley

“You Will Always Be the Champ at Rolling Blunts and Ankles” – Henry Cejudo Trolls Sean O’Malley

Former two-division champion Henry Cejudo mocked Sean O’Malley in yet another tweet. After defeating Dominick…

Richest UFC fighters in 2020

Revealed: Five Richest UFC Fighters in 2020

Making a reasonable amount of money can be very difficult in mixed martial arts. However,…

Dillian Whyte

“I’ll Knock Povetkin Out” – Dillian Whyte Issues a Stern Warning to Alexander Povetkin

Former WBC interim heavyweight champion Dillian Whyte vows to knock out Alexander Povetkin in the…

Dana White meets Donald Trump

Throwback: Dana White Promotes Donald Trump in a Powerful Speech

Almost four years ago, UFC President Dana White attended the Republican National Convention to support…

Francis Ngannou

“I Might Not Like It” – Francis Ngannou Comments on Mike Tyson’s Return

Former UFC title challenger Francis Ngannou gave his opinion on legendary boxer Mike Tyson’s return.…

WATCH: Khabib Nurmagomedov Begins Training for Justin Gaethje

Undefeated UFC lightweight king Khabib Nurmagomedov has begun intense training for his upcoming fight against…

Alexander Povetkin

Alexander Povetkin: This Was the Best Punch of His Career

Russian fighter Alexander Povetkin opened up on his incredible win over former WBC interim heavyweight…

Daniel Dubois and Tyson Fury

“He’s Been Like Ivan Drago” – Tyson Fury Lauds Daniel Dubois

During an interaction with BT Sport, Tyson “The Gypsy King” Fury gave his opinion on…

Anthony Joshua Dillian Whyte

“Does Dillian Whyte Still Have That Instinct in Him?” – Anthony Joshua

Rushing on a stunned opponent can be bad, but failing to seize the opportunity is…

Dillian Whyte

Tyson Fury Bob Arum and Others React to Dillian Whyte’s Devastating Loss to Alexander Povetkin

After overcoming adversity, Alexander Povetkin stunned the world with a brutal knockout of Dillian Whyte.…