Report: Cialis Caused Jon Jones Failed Drug Test

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When word came out about a Jon Jones failed a drug test that resulted in him being pulled from the UFC 200 main event 48 hours from the event, the MMA world thought “Here we go again.” This ultimately sent the UFC into a tail spin as Jones, the interim light-heavyweight champion, was set to main event […] READ MORE



The Parting Shot #164 – International Fight Week Recap

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On Episode 164 brought to you by MMAOddsBreaker.com, LastWordOnSports.com and sponsor Nuetrition Supplements Carlin (@CarlinBardsley) and I (@LynchOnSports) recap International fight Week. The Parting Shot #164 – International Fight Week Recap   The Big Three Four 1) Favorite fight this week 2) Biggest surprise this week 3) Biggest disappointment this week 4) Quick Picks – UFC Sioux Falls   Fight Fixin’ […] READ MORE


UFC 200 Staff Picks: LWOS Weighs In

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They say if you want to make God laugh, make plans. That statement could not have been more true in the days leading up to the biggest series of fight cards in MMA history. Dominant champions such as Matt Hughes and George St-Pierre look more like relics of an ancient epoch of MMA, and with […] READ MORE



Greatest UFC Fight Week in UFC History?

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On November 9, 1993, inside McNichols Sports Arena in Denver, Colorado, eight men climbed into the octagon for the first time to battle each other in a one-on-one, bare-knuckle, no-holds-barred tournament. On the line was a purse of $50,000 and the chance to be the first ever to hold the title of The Ultimate Fighting […] READ MORE




Cornucopia of Combat: UFC 198 Card Shaping Up

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The media is all abuzz lately over the ultra-stacked UFC 198 card, which features an incredible breadth and variety of exciting fights across many divisions. The stacked line-up is a gratuitous gift to both the casual and the hardcore fan, including an olive branch to first-timers: a cornucopia of combat that bridges the gap between entertainment and sport. Amongst the plethora of […] READ MORE


Hammer 288: UFC 196 Preview

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The Boys at the Hammer feature weekly coverage of all things MMA. They have one of the premier radio shows in the world of MMA broadcasted weekly on Wednesday nights on 93.3 FM, CFMU and here at Last Word on Sports. This Saturday night Nate Diaz steps in on short notice to take on Conor […] READ MORE