Arion Armeniakos

Sports journalist based in CA, USA. Twitter: @ArionArmeniakos
  • Bellator 226: Preview

    The Bellator cage is returning to its west coast home in San Jose, Calif. this weekend, and it is coming back with a bang. To kick things off, the stacked first half of the World Featherweight Grand Prix is set to take place, before double champ Ryan Bader will...
  • Bellator 226: Weigh In Results

    39 out of 40 fighters hit the scales on Friday morning ahead of Bellator 226, which is set to take place at the SAP Center in San Jose, California on Saturday night. 38 were on weight, with Abraham Vaesau missing the welterweight limit and taking a 20 percent hit...
  • UFC Shenzhen: Andrade vs. Zhang is a bigger deal than what it may seem

    After a weekend off, the UFC is back on Saturday morning, and it returns with a title fight that could have significant ramifications for the future of not only the women’s strawweight division, but the UFC as a business. The Octagon is set to visit China for the first...
  • UFC Uruguay: Shevchenko and Nunes are on a trilogy fight collision course

    If Valentina Shevchenko and Amanda Nunes continue their dominance at the rates that they currently are, the trilogy fight in the near future seems almost inevitable. This is a classic case of two fighters bringing the absolute best out of each other once they are locked in the cage...
  • UFC 240: The Outtakes — as Holloway’s dominance at featherweight continues

    UFC 240 in Edmonton was all about the highly anticipated returns of two of the very best featherweights to ever set foot in a cage. Max Holloway and Cris Cyborg both suffered defeats last time out. Holloway took an unsuccessful trip up to lightweight in an attempt to become...
  • UFC 240: Methods to Victory – Felicia Spencer

    UFC 240 marks not only Felicia Spencer’s first UFC title fight, but also her second bout with the organisation. With Spencer facing the formidable Cris Cyborg in the co-main event of UFC 240, it appears the odds are heavily stacked against her, despite being undefeated in her professional MMA...
  • How to Watch UFC 240 Live

    The UFC 240 Fight Pass prelims are set to kick off live on UFC Fight Pass from 12am, with the prelims beginning live on BT Sport from 1am, if you’re living in the UK and Ireland. For those in the United States the early prelim fights are available on...
  • UFC 240: A closer look at Cyborg vs. Spencer

    The waters don’t get much deeper than having to fight Cris Cyborg, who is coming off her first loss in 13-years, in your second UFC fight; but this challenge is set to become a reality for promotion newcomer, Felicia Spencer, as the Octagon anchors in Edmonton on Saturday night....
  • UFC San Antonio – Results

    A historic night in San Antonio, during which the record for the number of consecutive decisions was broken (9), was capped off by UK’s Leon Edwards taking another step towards title contention in the welterweight division. Edwards comfortably defeated UFC veteran Rafael dos Anjos, and called out Jorge Masvidal...
  • UFC San Antonio: How To Watch Live

    The UFC San Antonio prelims will kick off live on UFC Fight Pass from 11:00pm, switching over to BT Sport 1 from midnight for viewers in the UK and Ireland. In the United States, both the prelims and main card will be live on ESPN, with the former beginning...