Risking It All – The Extraordinary Story of Park Il-Chung’s Journey From North Korea To The Cage

The word ‘immortal’ is a word usually reserved for fantasy novels or myths. Fictional characters may be described as immortal to show that they are above normal humans. Whilst the concept of immortality is clearly just that; fictional, one mixed martial artist may be the closest fit to the definition of the word.

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EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Darren Till – At The Spearhead Of British MMA

“I’m going to be the biggest name in mixed martial arts by the end of this year.” Rotterdam, the Netherlands. Darren Till was embracing the jubilant aftermath of his victory against Bojan Velickovic at at UFC Fight Night 115, an unsparing performance that led the judges to unanimously award Till with the win. The Liverpool native was…

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Roberto Martinez – Wigan’s Folk Hero On The FA Cup: “You Could Feel The Old Springfield Park Character Shining Through at Wembley”

“Maloney takes… AND IT’S IN! IT’S BEN WATSON! IT’S BEN WATSON FOR WIGAN ATHLETIC! THEY’VE SURELY WON THE FA CUP! FOR DAVE WHELAN, FOR ROBERTO MARTINEZ! YOU JUST CANNOT WRITE SCRIPTS LIKE THIS!” – Martin Tyler, 11th May 2013 That day. An exalted day in the history of Wigan Athletic. Just the mention is enough to…

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Nathan Ellington – The Duke Back In Wigan Talking About Football As A Muslim, Missing The Beautiful Game and Wanting to Come Back To Wigan Athletic

“THE DUKE, THE DUKE, THE DUKE IS ON FIRE” Very rarely is a footballer so beloved by supporters that they are unofficially given a title of nobility, but ask any football fan donning a blue and white Latics strip and they will tell you why. With vehement pace, implausible strength and an equally prolific striking partner…

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Din Thomas – Telling Jokes and Triangle Chokes

Jens Pulver. Clay Guida. Matt Serra. Three huge names that fell victim to Din Thomas inside a mixed martial arts arena. The former UFC fighter was a force to be reckoned with inside the caged entrapment of the Octagon, securing 26 wins across his MMA career and became an eminent figure in the sport. Now retired, Din…