Shantanu Mayenkar

MMA & Boxing Writer at EssentiallySports

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“He Asked for It” – Max Holloway Denies Asking for a Rematch

Ex-champion Max Holloway claims that Alexander Volkanovski asked for the rematch. Many consider Holloway as…

“I Don’t Like Dana Undercutting Me” – Jorge Masvidal

UFC welterweight Jorge Masvidal does not like getting paid less than what he deserves. After…

“It’s Not on the Line” – Dana White Reveals Important Details Regarding the BMF Title

UFC President Dana White revealed that Jorge Masvidal’s BMF title will not be on the…

“There’s Three Types of People in Combat Sports” – Georges St-Pierre Gives a Deep Insight

Georges St-Pierre categorizes mixed martial artists into three types. GSP is a legend of the…

“Friday Night Is When They Called Me” – Jorge Masvidal Opens up on Why He Accepted the Fight Against Kamaru Usman

UFC welterweight contender Jorge “Gamebred” Masvidal revealed how his fight with Kamaru Usman came to…

“I’m Here to Do Some Nasty Stuff” – MMA Fighter Issues Stern Warning Ahead of Comeback

Former Bellator and Cage Warriors champion Karl Amoussou is all set to make his MMA…

“I’ll Put a Dent in His Boxing Career” – Tyson Fury Trashes Conspiracy Theory With Video Evidence

Tyson Fury lays Marsellos Wilder’s—brother of Deontay Wilder—theory to rest. “The Gypsy King” shut down…

“Boxing Must Not Resume Here” – Former Boxing Promoter Makes a Bold Statement

Former South African boxing promoter, Andile Sidinile, wants boxing to stop in his home country.…

“I Don’t Believe That” – Alexander Volkanovski Responds to Max Holloway’s Bizarre Claims

UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski believes that Max Holloway is lying about not training for…

UFC Fighters and Media Members Showcase the Stunning Sites of Fight Island

A few months ago, UFC Fight Island was just an idea. But thanks to Dana…

“I Think We Do Deserve More” – Darren Till Weighs in on Fighter Pay

Former UFC title challenger Darren “The Gorilla” Till weighed in on the fighter pay issue.…

“That Loss Obviously Broke Me” – Darren Till Looks Back at His Losses

UFC middleweight Darren Till opened up about the losses from his past fights. Darren Till…

Gilbert Burns and Justin Gaethje Awarded With the Best UFC Male Fighters Title

Recently, ESPN gave out its midyear awards. Did your favorite UFC fighter make the list?…

“That’s Freaking Karma” – Gilbert Burns on His Withdrawal From UFC 251

Less than 24 hours ago, UFC 251 suffered a major blow. Gilbert Burns, one half…

Jairzinho Rozenstruik Rejects Bizarre Offer by Junior Dos Santos

In a recent interview, UFC heavyweight fighter Jairzinho Rozenstruik revealed that he turned down a…

Mike Tyson Reveals His Incredible Weight Loss Journey

Former heavyweight champion of the world, Mike Tyson spoke about his incredible weight loss journey.…

INSANE! Mike Tyson Lifts Entire Steel Cage in New Video

Boxing legend Mike Tyson flipped a cage on a beach in L.A. “Iron Mike” lived…

“In Heavyweight Boxing Nothing Is Guaranteed” – Dillian Whyte

The war of words between WBC mandatory challenger Dillian Whyte and heavyweight champion Tyson Fury…

WOW! Alexander Gustafsson Undergoes Insane Body Transformation

Former UFC light heavyweight title challenger, Alexander Gustafsson, completely transformed his body ahead of his…

Conor McGregor’s Coach Darren Till Anthony Johnson and Others React to the Death of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Father

Earlier today, Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, the father of Khabib Nurmagomedov, lost his battle against COVID-19. The…

“See You Later Fat Guy” – Dillian Whyte Trolls Andy Ruiz Jr. on Social Media

WBC mandatory challenger Dillian Whyte mocked Andy Ruiz Jr. for calling him out. Recently, Andy…

“I Fear No One” – Aljamain Sterling Mocks Darren Till

UFC bantamweight contender Aljamain Sterling made fun of Darren Till in his latest tweet. Middleweight…

“Run It Back” – Tony Ferguson Calls Out Justin Gaethje for a Rematch

Former UFC interim lightweight champion Tony Ferguson wants to fight Justin Gaethje again. However, there…

“I’ll Fight Him Again” – Jairzinho Rozenstruik Won’t Back Down From Francis Ngannou Rematch

Heavyweight contender Jairzinho Rozenstruik said that he will not hesitate from fighting Francis Ngannou again.…

“If We Want Anything From the Government We Gotta Go Through Fire Hoops” – Mike Perry

Welterweight contender Mike Perry opened about his problem with taxes. The 28-year-old also expressed his…

“I’m Not Crying About It I Needed Time” – Paul Felder

UFC fighter Paul Felder revealed his plans for the future. “The Irish Dragon” also dropped…

GOOSEBUMPS: UFC Releases Promo Video for First Fight on Fight Island

Dana White’s dream has now turned into reality. In less than two weeks, the UFC…

“Just Another Train Wreck” – Daniel Cormier Does Not Want to See Dustin Poirier vs Tony Ferguson

Fellow Lafayette resident, Daniel Cormier advises Dustin Poirier to avoid fighting Tony Ferguson as he…

“I’m Going to Be Targeting Head and Body” – Dillian Whyte Reveals How He Plans to Defeat Tyson Fury

WBC mandatory challenger Dillian Whyte claims to have the perfect gameplan to defeat Tyson Fury.…

“This Guy Could Possibly Hurt Me” – Jon Jones Opens up on Francis Ngannou Fight

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones evaluates the risks of fighting Francis Ngannou at heavyweight.…