Jack Slack's written work for The Fight Primer, Vice Sports, and other publications.
Two cracking counter fighters meet up in the coinesseur’’s fight of the weekend.
We discuss all the ins and outs of the match for the made-up BMF belt.
The odds are stacked against the Liverpudlian who looks to avoid a third straight loss
With Israel Adesanya at the top of the middleweight heap it seems like there has never been a better time for an elite kickboxer to start learning to stop a takedown, but the vast majority of elite kickboxers are doomed to failure at the top end of MMA. We take a look at the chances of Robin van Roosmalen.
Two of the hottest up-and-comers in the light welterweight division meet to conclude the World Boxing Super Series tournament.
David Price was at one point a better prospect than Tyson Fury—what happened?
For the fighter himself, brain cells are money in the bank, and each strike he takes is a cruel tax on his work. It is in everyone’s interest for the fighter preserve himself and to keep the prospect of food on his family's table for as long as he can and a mastery of movement and angling can do that.
Robert Whittaker has put on his greatest performances against grapplers, now he fights the first great striker he has met since his loss to Stephen Thompson.
We look at dancin’ Jack Hermansson and the former heavyweight banger, Jared Cannonier.
We take a look at one of Bellator's up-and-comers, Juan Archuleta. He fights Patricio Freire for the Bellator featherweight title in the opening round on the featherweight grand prix this weekend.
The Fights Gone By podcast provides a tongue-in-cheek look at the world of combat sports and martial arts generally. We examine the constant stream of bizarre news which moves at break neck speeds in mixed martial arts, examine match ups, analyse fights, and answer listener mail. FGB is entirely independent and is made possible by listeners. Join the Patreon to hear lectures on the history of combat sports from boxing's heavyweight championship to the founding and growth of the UFC and PRIDE.
We chat about the UFC Shenzen results and look forward to a night of wrestle humping along the fence.