Stipe Miocic out of next week’s UFC Fight Night Dublin co-headliner with Ben Rothwell

An undisclosed injury has pulled UFC heavyweight Stipe Miocic from next week’s UFC Fight Night 76 co-headliner, and a replacement search is underway. MMAjunkie confirmed the news with Sources close to the situation today. MMA Junkie source asked for anonymity because they are not authorized to publicly discuss the matter. Miocic’s manager and UFC officials could not immediately be reached for comment. For more on UFC Fight Night 76 stay you can follow us on Twitter here. UFC Fight Night 76 is headlined by a lightweight matchup between Dustin Poirier and Irish native Joseph Duffy. The latest UFC Fight Night […]

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Ben Rothwell talks Miocic and Moment of ‘Clarity’

Ben Rothwell has established himself as one of the perennial contenders in the UFC’s heavyweight division. Rothwell is on a three-fight winning streak as he prepares for the biggest fight of his career against Stipe Miocic on 24th September in Dublin, Ireland. Rothwell’s skill set has never been in question. The Wisconsin native possess a large repertoire in his arsenal, and “Big Ben” believes it’s no coincendence the streak has come to fruition, pointing to a moment of ‘clarity’ during the third round of his impressive tko defeat of Brandon Vera at UFC 164. “I’ve held myself back. In the […]

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Episode 88 of the Talking Brawls MMA.com Podcast featuring: Chris Fields, Paul Felder & Ben Rothwell

Fergus Ryan from Independent.ie joins Niall McGrath as co-host on this week’s stacked line up. First up, we talk about Neil Seery vs. Jon Delos Reyes fight announcement for UFC Dublin. Chris Fields then stops by to talk about his upcoming fight at BAMMA 22 in Dublin against Christopher Jacquelin. Fields also talks about the last 18 months in his life since TUF, Irish MMA’s future, French opponents, opening a new gym & how much he is looking forward to becoming a father. (9mins 50secs) We then preview the first part of UFC 191 card which goes down this weekend […]