John Hyon Ko

John Hyon Ko

John Hyon Ko is a South Korea-based combat sports reporter that covers many of the major organisations around the world.

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UFC: Josh Emmett says Alex Volkanovski is featherweight GOAT – ‘I don’t see him losing for a while’

Contender Josh Emmett says UFC featherweight champ Alex Volkanovski ‘looks better and better every fight’ and doesn’t see the Australian losing his title for a while.

14 Oct 2020 - 3:48AM

Contender Josh Emmett says UFC featherweight champ Alex Volkanovski ‘looks better and better every fight’ and doesn’t see the Australian losing his title for a while.

UFC: Josh Emmett says Alex Volkanovski is featherweight GOAT – ‘I don’t see him losing for a while’
Bellator: Michael ‘Venom’ Page responds to jabs from Douglas Lima – ‘I live in his head’

Michael ‘Venom’ Page thinks Douglas Lima ‘doesn’t want to make this fight happen again’ after Briton’s decision win vs Ross Houston at historic Bellator 248 show in Paris.

11 Oct 2020 - 8:55PM

Michael ‘Venom’ Page thinks Douglas Lima ‘doesn’t want to make this fight happen again’ after Briton’s decision win vs Ross Houston at historic Bellator 248 show in Paris.

Bellator: Michael ‘Venom’ Page responds to jabs from Douglas Lima – ‘I live in his head’
UFC: Trevin Jones rails at Nevada commission as debut win goes up in smoke after marijuana suspension

Guam’s Trevin Jones keeps win money and US$50,000 bonus despite UFC Vegas 7 fight – taken on two days’ notice – being overturned to a no-contest after marijuana suspension.

9 Oct 2020 - 11:00AM

Guam’s Trevin Jones keeps win money and US$50,000 bonus despite UFC Vegas 7 fight – taken on two days’ notice – being overturned to a no-contest after marijuana suspension.

UFC: Trevin Jones rails at Nevada commission as debut win goes up in smoke after marijuana suspension
Bellator’s Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire thinks UFC’s Dana White ‘doesn’t have balls’ to make Volkanovski super fight

Bellator’s Patricio Freire says UFC boss Dana White ‘is an idiot if he doesn’t know who I am’ and insists he would finish ‘boring’ Alex Volkanovski fast.

16 Sep 2020 - 9:43PM

Bellator’s Patricio Freire says UFC boss Dana White ‘is an idiot if he doesn’t know who I am’ and insists he would finish ‘boring’ Alex Volkanovski fast.

Bellator’s Patricio ‘Pitbull’ Freire thinks UFC’s Dana White ‘doesn’t have balls’ to make Volkanovski super fight
ONE Championship: Wondergirl Fairtex wants to be Muay Thai champ like ‘idol’ Stamp

‘I’m ready to fight again,’ says 21-year-old Thai phenom Wondergirl Fairtex, who returns to action at ONE Championship: A New Breed after stunning debut.

27 Aug 2020 - 10:44PM

‘I’m ready to fight again,’ says 21-year-old Thai phenom Wondergirl Fairtex, who returns to action at ONE Championship: A New Breed after stunning debut.

ONE Championship: Wondergirl Fairtex wants to be Muay Thai champ like ‘idol’ Stamp
ONE Championship’s Demetrious Johnson on lingering UFC call-outs – ‘they’re building my brand’

‘Mighty Mouse’ Demetrious Johnson doesn’t think anything of it when UFC stars like new flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo still bring up his name – ‘it speaks to my career’.

5 Aug 2020 - 12:15PM

‘Mighty Mouse’ Demetrious Johnson doesn’t think anything of it when UFC stars like new flyweight champ Deiveson Figueiredo still bring up his name – ‘it speaks to my career’.

ONE Championship’s Demetrious Johnson on lingering UFC call-outs – ‘they’re building my brand’
UFC: Jairzinho Rozenstruik wants Daniel Cormier to teach him wrestling when former champ retires

UFC heavyweight contender Jairzinho Rozenstruik wants to get a first-hand account of Daniel Cormier’s vast wrestling knowledge, one way or another.

4 Aug 2020 - 9:08PM

UFC heavyweight contender Jairzinho Rozenstruik wants to get a first-hand account of Daniel Cormier’s vast wrestling knowledge, one way or another.

UFC: Jairzinho Rozenstruik wants Daniel Cormier to teach him wrestling when former champ retires
Jorge Masvidal ‘should send me his tequila’ for UFC 251 payday, says Gilbert Burns

Gilbert Burns feels he played big part in Jorge Masvidal getting title shot and new contract – ‘I got the deal done. If I didn’t say yes, it would never have happened on Fight Island’.

25 Jul 2020 - 11:29AM

Gilbert Burns feels he played big part in Jorge Masvidal getting title shot and new contract – ‘I got the deal done. If I didn’t say yes, it would never have happened on Fight Island’.

Jorge Masvidal ‘should send me his tequila’ for UFC 251 payday, says Gilbert Burns
UFC’s Gilbert Burns reveals target date for Kamaru Usman title fight after coronavirus recovery

Gilbert Burns is back training after his coronavirus recovery, and is ‘super confident’ he’ll beat UFC champ Kamaru Usman – ‘I know a lot of things I can do better than Jorge Masvidal’.

24 Jul 2020 - 4:12AM

Gilbert Burns is back training after his coronavirus recovery, and is ‘super confident’ he’ll beat UFC champ Kamaru Usman – ‘I know a lot of things I can do better than Jorge Masvidal’.

UFC’s Gilbert Burns reveals target date for Kamaru Usman title fight after coronavirus recovery
UFC’s Dan Hooker on Tony Ferguson fight – ‘win or lose, I’m going to hospital again’

Dan Hooker thinks he’ll make it a hat-trick of hospital visits in 2020 if he fights ‘El Cucuy’ next, calling it the toughest fight in the division – ‘but it’s all risk-reward in this game’.

14 Jul 2020 - 11:33PM

Dan Hooker thinks he’ll make it a hat-trick of hospital visits in 2020 if he fights ‘El Cucuy’ next, calling it the toughest fight in the division – ‘but it’s all risk-reward in this game’.

UFC’s Dan Hooker on Tony Ferguson fight – ‘win or lose, I’m going to hospital again’