Strong. Sexy. Fit. Dangerous. That is how one would best describe MMA bombshell Paige VanZant. Known as “12 Gauge”, the 23-year-old 5’4, 115-pound strawweight and Dundee, Oregon native has a 7-3 W-L record with two wins by knockout, two by submission and three by decision. Her three losses are two via submission and one via decision. Trained in a mixture of styles including boxing, shoot fighting, Muay Thai and BJJ
With the 13 second knockout of Jose Aldo at UFC 194, Connor McGregor firmly planted himself as the new face of the UFC. He had come on like a force the last 18 months and in the process become a household name amongst MMA fans. McGregor is on a 15 fight win streak with dominant wins over the likes of Max Holloway, Diego Brandao, Deniis Silver, Chad Mendes, Jose Aldo
Written by The Dark Knight of Sports LaShawn Encarnacion With the NBA getting traction with its season, with the NCAA football schedule winding down while the NCAA basketball picking up, even with the NFL in the meat of its schedule, there is a big event down under in Melbourne Australia that is being headlines by the best and most popular figure in the world of mixed-martial arts. (more…)
Now, I have never been one to be a mouthpiece for women’s rights. Don’t get me wrong, I firmly believe that women and men should be treated equally. That if a woman and man do the same job, they should be paid the same money, and anyone who thinks otherwise is an idiot. But that also doesn’t usually mean that a woman and a man should be totally treated equally.
Welcome everyone to our next installment of the Fantasy JAM pregame show, Pre-JAM here on The Inscriber Digital Magazine. This is one of the first multi-platform columns of its kind, as it mixes the power of the pen and web with the power of the podcast. Each week my partner, Chad “The Buffalo” Setera and I will write a Pre-JAM column where we will debate 3 topics. After each of
Thanks to the Hollywood-script worthy return of LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers and the team being two wins away from a return to the NBA Finals, the Cleveland sports scene is once again the place to be, with fans showing their support full-throttle. [caption id="attachment_40935" align="alignleft" width="224"] A must-have for sports fans alike, The Redemption of the King is a slam dunk![/caption] One such fan is 33-year-old Cleveland native
[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Earlier this week, I had questioned, “Where have all the heroes gone?” Well, it didn’t take Ronda Rousey and Sports Illustrated long to give me their answer. Ronda Rousey has been named World’s Most Dominant Athlete by SI magazine and graces the cover of the current issue. This not the first time Rousey has been featured prominently in Sports Illustrated. She was part of the S.I. swimsuit issue in late-2014.
Where have all the Heroes gone? The Tom Brady "Deflategate" scandal is just another in a long line of our vaunted sports Heroes letting us down. Each sport has several of their top performers in the history of sports, tarnished in someway. Two of the top home run kings in baseball will forever be linked to steroids. Alex Rodriguez hit his 661rst home run earlier this week, moving ahead of
Move over Ronda Rousey, say hello to the hot new face of mixed-martial arts in Paige VanZant. Known as "12 Gauge", the 5'4 115-pound blonde dynamo is set to light the Women's Strawweight division of the Ultimate Fighting Championship ablaze. The Dayton, Oregon native has the looks, fighting style and charisma to steal the spotlight of any show she is on, as she did last night with her incredible performance
Over a brilliant career, Josh Koscheck has fought some of the biggest names in MMA history such as Tyron Woodley, Johny Hendricks, Georges St-Pierre, Diego Sanchez, Robbie Lawler and Matt Hughes. He sent Matt Hughes into retirement and handed Diego Sanchez his first professional loss. He has challenged for the UFC Welterweight championship and routinely been near the top of the card every time he fought. That is why it