Anti-Fan Reviews: UFC 196

This week I watched Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz have a fight. MMA, or Mixed Martial Arts as a sport is a bit like live-action Tekken, except without all the robots, bears and ninjas. The sole aim of MMA is to beat your opponent until they reassess the life choices that lead them into their…

Conor McGregor and the dangers of weight cycling

Conor McGregor is risking severe cardiac issues and even death by rapidly moving up and down weight classes according to the Head of Health and Human Performance in DCU.  By the time McGregor faces Nate Diaz at UFC 196, the Dublin man will have gained 25lbs since his last fight in December. Professor Niall Moyna…