PHOTOS | Phil Baroni, Ross Pearson, other fighters show off their worst fight-related wounds

Former WBO Boxing champion Chris Algieri recently took to Instagram to show off some nasty facial damage sustained in a fight. This post from Algieri prompted several other fighters, including UFC veterans Phil Baroni and Ross Pearson, to share some photos of their worst fight-related damage. View this post on Instagram So you want to […]

VIDEO | Ross Pearson knocked out with ridiculous rolling thunder head kick in MMA return

Things didn’t go well for UFC veteran Ross Pearson in his return to MMA, as the former TUF winner was brutally knocked out with a ridiculous rolling thunder head kick by Davy Gallon at Probellum 1 in London. “The Real Deal” retired from MMA earlier this year after suffering a knockout loss to Desmond Green […]

Ross Pearson comes out of retirement, November return fight planned

Former UFC lightweight fighter Ross Pearson has decided to come out of retirement. He will fight on November 16 for the Probellum MMA promotion at Brentwood Centre in London, England. The promotion has not yet located an opponent for Pearson. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani first reported the news. Here’s what Helwani said. Former UFC veteran @RossTheRealDeal […]

VIDEO | UFC vet Ross Pearson scores TKO in boxing debut

Winner of The Ultimate Fighter Season 5 and established UFC lightweight, Ross Pearson won his boxing debut in Australia this week. “The Real Deal” won a second-round TKO over opponent Salar King (5-11) in a middleweight bout. See it below: Former UFC star @RossTheRealDeal scores a 2nd round KO over Salar King in his boxing […]

Ross Pearson announces retirement from MMA

10 years ago, Ross ‘The Real Deal’ Pearson made his UFC debut by becoming the lightweight winner of The Ultimate Fighter season 9 when he defeated Andre Winner via unanimous decision. 25-fights later and the British slugger is now calling it a career. “After some long hard talks, and careful consideration with my family, friends […]