Shaun Al-Shatti

Staff Writer

Shaun Al-Shatti is a combat sports writer for MMAFighting.com. He begrudgingly lives and dies with the Phoenix Suns, but only because he doesn't have a choice.


TUF Nations Finale undercard live blog

Keep up with the TUF Nations Finale undercard live blog for all the early action at TUF Nations Finale on Wednesday night.

Chael Sonnen calls out Franklin

On the night Chael Sonnen's TUF Brazil 3 brawl was scheduled to be released on UFC Fight Pass, the American Gangster apparently had another name on his mind other than rival coach Wanderlei Silva.

The Janitor's last drive

The drive from West Los Angeles to Temecula, California runs a little under two hours if you're lucky. All concrete and parked cars and faded stars peaking out through the smog. Fortunately, on this night, Vladimir Matyushenko is as lucky as can be.

Tito Ortiz takes on Shlemenko at Bellator PPV

Looks like Tito Ortiz will end up on Bellator's inaugural pay-per-view after all -- just against the unlikeliest of foes.

Pros react to Nelson KO'ing Big Nog

The mixed martial arts community reacts to Roy Nelson's devastating knockout of Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, plus much more from UFC Fight Night 39.


Bellator Uncut: 'He came in 10 pounds heavy'

Check out behind the scenes footage from Bellator 115, a card that had to undergo a thirteenth-hour overhaul after 50-percent of the main card fell through the day before fight night.

Dariush knows he's top-10, even if y’all don't yet

From curtain jerker to main card in his second UFC fight, Beneil Dariush knows he's one of the best fighters lightweight has to offer. Now he's just going to prove it.

Cormier may land on UFC 173 PPV

Now that UFC 173 has lost its co-main event, Daniel Cormier may soon be added to bolster the pay-per-view card. Though Dan Henderson isn't the only possible opponent being looked at for Cormier.

Overeem considering move to Jackson-Winkeljohn

Team Jackson-Winkeljohn could soon count another top-ranked heavyweight among its already impressive ranks.

Struve cleared by Dutch doctor for UFC return

After being sidelined with an enlarged heart for over a year, Stefan Struve is one step closer to returning to the cage.

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