Tag Archives: Las Vegas
Dana White to resume comeback talks with Khabib Nurmagomedov in Las Vegas after UFC 257

UFC president Dana White remains convinced that Khabib Nurmagomedov will decide to return to the octagon, but also stated that if the current UFC lightweight champion opts not to make …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC 257 Embedded: ‘I’m going to come in and show the world something special again’

In the first episode of UFC 257 Embedded, Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor arrive in Abu Dhabi, Michael Chandler and fighters train at UFC hotel in Las Vegas, and much …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Dana White plans Las Vegas meeting with Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 257, Georges St-Pierre fight not a possibility

Dana White expects to discuss the future of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s career later this month. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

The final word on the future …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC on ESPN 20: Make your predictions for Michael Chiesa vs. Neil Magny

We want your predictions for Wednesday’s UFC on ESPN 20 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Julian Erosa vs. Nate Landwehr added to UFC Fight Night on Feb. 20

Featherweights will collide Feb. 20 in Las Vegas.
Former M-1 Global featherweight champion Nate Landwehr and TUF alumnus Julian Erosa will square off at the UFC Fight Night event scheduled to …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Latest UFC Vegas 19 Fight Card, ESPN+ Lineup

Event: UFC Vegas 19: “Reyes vs. Prochazka”Date: Sat., Feb. 27, 2021Location: UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NevadaBroadcast: ESPN+

UFC Vegas 19 Main Event:

205 lbs.: Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka

UFC Vegas 19 …read more

Source:: MMAMania

UFC 258, Three Other Events Approved for Las Vegas in February

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is heading back to Sin City next month. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on January 13, 2021, 10:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
Nevada Athletic Commission approves UFC 258, three other February events in Las Vegas

Four UFC event applications have been approved by the Nevada Athletic Commission for the month of February.
The NAC’s monthly meeting was held Wednesday via conference call with four of five …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC Boss Hoping to Hold Strawweight Champ Weili Zhang’s Next Title Defense in Asia

The Ultimate Fighting Championship may have plans to move its events beyond Las Vegas and Abu Dhabi in 2020. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on January 11, 2021, 10:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
UFC on ABC 1: Make your predictions for Max Holloway vs. Calvin Kattar

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC on ABC 1 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC free fight: Dustin Poirier beats Dan Hooker in one of the best fights of 2020

Dustin Poirier and Dan Hooker really did leave it all in the cage.
This past June, at UFC on ESPN 12 in Las Vegas, both lightweight standouts engaged in a back-and-forth …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Megan Olivi aiming to run for mayor of Las Vegas

Megan Olivi, a long-time commentator and reporter for the UFC, says running for mayor in her home of Las Vegas is on her bucket list. Olivi revealed this ambition during …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Posted on December 23, 2020, 7:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
Pannie Kianzad aims for top 10 after victory over 'really strong' Sijara Eubanks

LAS VEGAS – Pannie Kianzad beat Sijara Eubanks via unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC Fight Night 183 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Deron Winn calls 12-takedown win over Antonio Arroyo a 'subpar' effort

LAS VEGAS – Deron Winn beat Antonio Arroyo with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC Fight Night 183 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Jimmy Flick wants Tim Elliott or Brandon Royval after highlight-reel finish

LAS VEGAS – Jimmy Flick beat Cody Durden with a first-round submission Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC Fight Night 183 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Christos Giagos grateful for UFC Fight Night 183 shot – on three days' notice

LAS VEGAS – Christos Giagos beat Carlton Minus with a unanimous decision Saturday to open up the preliminary card at UFC Fight Night 183 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Matches To Make For ‘Thompson Vs. Neal’ Main Card Winners

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC Vegas 17 took place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, last night (Sat. Dec. 19, 2020), headlined …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on December 21, 2020, 3:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Tafon Nchukwi plans to stick around at middleweight after victorious debut at UFC Fight Night 183

LAS VEGAS – Tafon Nchukwi beat Jamie Pickett via unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC Fight Night 183 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Michel Pereira wants Anthony Pettis next, but will Pettis still be in the UFC?

LAS VEGAS – Michel Pereira beat Khaos Williams with a unanimous decision Saturday on the main card at UFC Fight Night 183 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

5 biggest takeaways from UFC Fight Night 183: 'Wonderboy' and Aldo fight off questions; Hardy and Pettis raise new ones

What mattered most at UFC Fight Night 183 on Las Vegas? Here are a few post-fight musings … …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 20, 2020, 10:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Taila Santos happy to take on all-comers in UFC, hoping to one day compete in Brazil

LAS VEGAS – Taila Santos beat Gillian Robertson via unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC Fight Night 183 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC Fight Night 183 rookie report: Grading the newcomers in Las Vegas

Fighters from around the globe dream of the day they’ll step into the UFC octagon for the first time. For three athletes, Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 183 event marked that …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 20, 2020, 9:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC Fight Night 183 post-event facts: Anthony Pettis breaks out of post-title funk

The UFC closed out its 2020 schedule on Saturday with UFC Fight Night 183, which took place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
The 41st and final headliner of the …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Everything That Happened At UFC Vegas 17 Last Night!

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Last night (Sat., Dec. 19, 2020), UFC remained in the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, for UFC Vegas 17. …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on December 20, 2020, 3:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Biggest Winners, Loser For UFC Vegas 17

Photo by Cooper Neill/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

UFC Vegas 17 went down inside UFC APEX last night (Sat., Dec. 19, 2020) in Las Vegas, …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on December 20, 2020, 12:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Stephen Thompson defeats Geoff Neal in UFC Vegas 17 main event

The Ultimate Fighting Championship held their final event of 2020 on Saturday with UFC Fight Night: Thompson vs Neal at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. No. 5 ranked …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

UFC Vegas 17 Bonuses: Four Fighters Nab Performance Checks

The UFC Vegas 17 bonuses have been released. The event took place inside UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlining the card was a clash between Stephen Thompson and …read more

Source:: MMANews

UFC Fight Night 183 Prelims: Anthony Pettis Rallies, Decisions Alex Morono in Las Vegas

Anthony Pettis will enter 2021 with some welcomed momentum in his back pocket. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on December 20, 2020, 12:46 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
UFC Fight Night Stephen Thompson vs. Geoff Neal: Live updates and results

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on December 19, 2020, 9:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
UFC Fight Night 183 discussion thread

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 183 event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, which kicks off at 4 …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 19, 2020, 1:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
UFC Vegas 17 Results: Stephen Thompson vs. Geoff Neal

UFC Vegas 17 goes down tonight (Saturday, December 19, 2020) from the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on December 19, 2020, 12:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC Vegas 17 Results: Stephen Thompson vs. Geoff Neal

UFC Vegas 17 goes down tonight (Saturday, December 19, 2020) from the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on December 19, 2020, 11:46 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC Vegas 17: Thompson vs. Neal weigh-in face-offs

UFC Vegas 17: Thompson vs. Neal, the fight promotion’s final event of 2020, is set following Friday’s weigh-in at the Apex in Las Vegas.

Though the UFC Vegas 17 fight card …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Posted on December 18, 2020, 8:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
UFC Vegas 17: Thompson vs. Neal set following weigh-ins; all fighters make weight

The UFC’s final event of 2020 is official following Friday’s UFC Vegas 17: Thompson vs. Neal weigh-in at the Apex in Las Vegas.

The vast majority of the fighters on the …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Posted on December 18, 2020, 7:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
COVID Strikes Again!

Photo by Mike Roach/Zuffa LLC

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has suffered yet another casualty to its Dec. 19 lineup in Las Vegas, losing the Karl …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on December 18, 2020, 4:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Retro Robbery Review: Marlon Moraes vs. Jose Aldo at UFC 245

Marlon Moraes and Jose Aldo at UFC 245 in Las Vegas on Dec. 14, 2019 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Few things infuriate MMA fans …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on December 18, 2020, 2:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , , ,
UFC Vegas 17 weigh-in video

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At the UFC Vegas 17 weigh-ins, all 26 fighters on Saturday’s fight card in Las Vegas will step on the scale …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on December 18, 2020, 1:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC Fight Night loses 2 bouts due to COVID-19

Two fights from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night card in Las Vegas have been canceled after positive coronavirus tests, and another has been changed this week for an undisclosed reason. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on December 18, 2020, 5:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Sources: UFC card loses two fights due to virus

Two fights from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night card in Las Vegas have been canceled after positive coronavirus tests, sources told ESPN on Thursday. Another bout has been changed this week …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on December 18, 2020, 4:46 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Get DEEP With UFC 256 ‘Fight Motion’

Nobody died at UFC 256 last weekend in Las Vegas but I probably would have been okay with Kevin Holland doing that whole Ressssst Innnnn Peeeeaaaaccceee shtick from The Undertaker …read more

Source:: MMAMania

UFC Fight Night 183 pre-event facts: Is Jose Aldo facing do-or-die situation?

The UFC’s 41st and final event of the year goes down Saturday with UFC Fight Night 183, which takes place at UFC Apex in Las Vegas and streams on ESPN+.
A …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 17, 2020, 9:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Can Neal track Thompson down in the small cage?

June M. Williams

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch are back to breakdown this week’s UFC 256 PPV event at the Apex facility in Las Vegas, …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on December 17, 2020, 8:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
UFC 256's Sam Hughes, coach detail eye injury, why Daniel Cormier was out of line

Three days after Sam Hughes made her UFC debut, and she was still in Las Vegas, which wasn’t part of her plan.
The extended stay was unexpected, but necessary, given the …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC Implements Stricter COVID-19 Protocol Ahead of Year-End Event in Las Vegas

With COVID-19 cases rising throughout the United States and the UFC losing increasingly more bouts due to positive tests, the promotion has elected to implement more stringent bubble protocol ahead …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Gavin Tucker has pretty much talked himself into wanting an Alex Caceres fight

LAS VEGAS – Gavin Tucker beat Billy Quarantillo with a unanimous decision Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 256 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with Tucker, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Jacare Vows To Come Back Stronger

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Longtime UFC middleweight contender Ronaldo Souza suffered his third straight loss last weekend in Las Vegas, getting knocked out by …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Tecia Torres' recent four-fight skid came with some depression

LAS VEGAS – Tecia Torres beat Sam Hughes with a first-round TKO Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 256 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with Torres, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Renato Moicano understands referee Chris Tognoni, but believes ref ‘made a mistake’ in Rafael Fiziev stoppage

Renato Moicano lost to Rafael Fiziev in the preliminary portion of UFC 256 in Las Vegas. | Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Rafael Fiziev stopped …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Watch Geoff Neal wreck Mike Perry ahead of UFC Vegas 17

Before Geoff Neal steps into Saturday’s UFC Vegas 17 main event in Las Vegas, take a look back at his blistering knockout of “Platinum” Mike Perry at UFC 245.

Neal returns …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Rafael Fiziev is like Indiana Jones: It's all about the fortune and glory

LAS VEGAS – Rafael Fiziev beat Renato Moicano with a first-round knockout Saturday on the preliminary card at UFC 256 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight with Fiziev, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC Fight Night 183: Make your predictions for Stephen Thompson vs. Geoff Neal

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 183 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

That no crowd thing? Cub Swanson didn't mind that at all at UFC 256

LAS VEGAS – Cub Swanson beat Daniel Pineda with a second-round knockout Saturday to close out the preliminary card at UFC 256 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Cody Garbrant calls out Henry Cejudo to fight on March 6, ‘Triple C’ responds

Cody Garbrandt called out fellow former bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo following last night’s UFC 256 event in Las Vegas. Yesterday’s pay-per-view fight card was headlined by a flyweight title fight …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

UFC 256 Bonuses: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno Earn FOTN Honors

The UFC 256 bonuses have been released. The pay-per-view event took place inside the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlining the card was a flyweight title clash between …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on December 13, 2020, 11:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
5 biggest takeaways from UFC 256: A righteous draw, and just how good is Charles Oliveira?

What mattered most at UFC 256 in Las Vegas? Here are a few post-fight musings … …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC 256: Tony Ferguson vs. Charles Oliveira recap video

Watch the recap and highlights from the UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno co-main event between Tony Ferguson and Charles Oliveira from Saturday’s event at the Apex in Las Vegas.

TRENDING > …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Callout Collection: Who UFC 256 winners want next – and how likely they'll get them

Earning wins in the UFC is certainly no easy task, but what comes next is often even more important: the post-fight callout.
So after Saturday’s UFC 256 event in Las Vegas, …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 13, 2020, 6:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC 256 post-event facts: Deiveson Figueiredo, Brandon Moreno make history with draw

The UFC’s 2020 pay-per-view schedule came to a close Saturday. UFC 256, which took place at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, marked the 11th and final numbered card of the …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Biggest Winners, Loser From UFC 256

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

UFC 256 went down last night (Sat., Dec. 12, 2020) inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, which saw Deiveson …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on December 13, 2020, 12:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
UFC 256 Bonuses: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno Earn FOTN Honors

The UFC 256 bonuses have been released. The pay-per-view event took place inside the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlining the card was a flyweight title clash between …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on December 13, 2020, 11:46 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
Dana White: UFC 256 main event was nearly lost, champion visited hospital

UFC president Dana White spoke to the media during the UFC 256 Post-Fight Press Conference on Saturday following the event at UFC APEX in Las Vegas.

White revealed that the …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Posted on December 13, 2020, 9:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
UFC 256 bonuses: Figueiredo-Moreno draw obvious 'Fight of the Night' choice

The UFC handed out four $50,000 bonuses Saturday at UFC 256 from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, and the choices were pretty clear with how the night’s action unfolded.
UFC …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 13, 2020, 7:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC 256 post-fight bonuses: Figueiredo-Moreno easy FOTY candidate

Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Check out which fighters won performance bonuses from UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno The UFC Apex Center in Las Vegas, Nevada was …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on December 13, 2020, 7:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno ends in majority draw following potential Fight of the Year at UFC 256

Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC

Deiveson Figueiredo will leave Las Vegas as champion but his UFC 256 main event clash with Brandon Moreno ended in …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC 256 Prelims: Blistering Rafael Fiziev Barrage Buries Renato Carneiro in Las Vegas

Rafael Fiziev throws the kind of heat that triggers nightmares. …read more

Source:: Sherdog

Posted on December 13, 2020, 3:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC 256 Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno: Live results and analysis

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC 256 Results: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno

UFC 256 goes down tonight (Sat. December 12, 2020) from the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

Source:: MMANews

‘Jacare’ Souza outlines future plans: Stop Kevin Holland, then beat Marvin Vettori

Ronaldo Souza finally re-enters the UFC cage Saturday, battling rising Kevin Holland in Las Vegas. | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Ronaldo Souza will put an …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Virna Jandiroba: It would be something ‘incredible’ to submit Mackenzie Dern at UFC 256

Virna Jandiroba (right) and Mackenzie Dern will collide in the main card of UFC 256 in Las Vegas. | Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

More …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Embedded! JDS Gets In The Holiday Spirt, Sings Carols During Training

Fists will fly later tonight (Sat., Dec. 12, 2020) at UFC 256 live on ESPN+ PPV from inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. as reigning UFC flyweight champion Deiveson …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on December 12, 2020, 3:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC 256 discussion thread

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC 256 event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, which kicks off at 7:30 p.m. ET …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 12, 2020, 1:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Video: UFC 256 preview show with Michael Chiesa

With UFC 256 just hours away, MMA Fighting’s Mike Heck and UFC welterweight Michael Chiesa break down the top storylines ahead of Saturday night’s event in Las Vegas, including the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC 256 Fight Results

UFC 256: Figueiredo vs Moreno live results, winner interviews, and more from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, NV
Read the Full Article Here …read more

Source:: UFC

Posted on December 11, 2020, 10:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno weigh-in face-offs video

The UFC 256 fight card was made official at Friday’s weigh-in at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.

After the fighters stepped off the scale, Deiveson Figueiredo, Brando Moreno, Tony Ferguson, …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

UFC 256 weigh-in results: Main, co-main events official

On Saturday night, the UFC will return to our screens with its final pay-per-view card of the year: The staked UFC 256 out of the Apex facility in Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: BJPenn.com

Posted on December 11, 2020, 6:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
UFC 256 weigh-in video

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

At the UFC 256 weigh-ins, all 20 fighters on Saturday’s fight card in Las Vegas are set to step on the …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Posted on December 11, 2020, 12:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
Can Moreno out-pace Figueiredo? Or will he get caught by the Brazilian’s power?

June M. Williams

Zane Simon & Connor Ruebusch are back to break down this week’s UFC 256 PPV event in Las Vegas, NV. With picks …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on December 10, 2020, 8:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , , ,
Charles Oliveira’s head coach unable to corner him at UFC 256 after testing positive for COVID-19

Diego Lima (left) did not travel to Las Vegas to corner Charles Oliveira at UFC 256 | Jason Da Silva-USA TODAY Sports

Charles Oliveira won’t …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

UFC 256 pre-event facts: Charles Oliveira can become UFC's most prolific finisher

The UFC puts on its 11th and final pay-per-view of the year Saturday with UFC 256.
The event, which takes place at UFC Apex in Las Vegas with a main card …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Ronny Markes ‘ready’ for Bellator debut after sparring twice a week with ‘next champion’ Francis Ngannou

Ronny Markes trains with UFC heavyweight contender Francis Ngannou in Las Vegas. | Photo via Ronny Markes

After a trio of postponements and fight cancellations, …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Deiveson Figueiredo's first Vegas trip: Two title fights, a bag of cash and UFC history

The flyweight champ had an extended stay in his first trip to Las Vegas, and the eventful three weeks will end Saturday at UFC 256. …read more

Source:: ESPN

‘Hands Up Chin Down’

UFC 256 is set to go down this Saturday night (Dec. 12, 2020) inside UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada featureid na Flyweight title fight between division king, Deiveson Figueiredo, …read more

Source:: MMAMania

UFC 256: Figueiredo vs. Moreno alternative stats

Handout Photo-USA TODAY Sports

A detailed breakdown of the position-by-position statistics to watch out for in Saturday’s UFC 256 fight card from Las Vegas. It’s …read more

Source:: BloodyElbow

Posted on December 8, 2020, 4:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
UFC 256: Make your predictions for Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Brandon Moreno

We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC 256 event in Las Vegas.
Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMA Junkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC on ESPN 19's Gabriel Benitez dedicates win to boxing coach who recently died

LAS VEGAS – Gabriel Benitez devastated opponent Justin Jaynes early in their three-round main card fight Saturday at UFC on ESPN 19 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC on ESPN 19 rookie report: Grading the lone newcomer in Las Vegas

Fighters from around the globe dream of the day they’ll step into the UFC octagon for the first time. For one athlete, Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 19 event marked that …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 7, 2020, 1:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
5 biggest takeaways from UFC on ESPN 19: Marvin Vettori's messy post-fight, that sick slam, more

What mattered most at UFC on ESPN 19 in Las Vegas? Here are a few post-fight musings …
…read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC on ESPN 19 post-event facts: Jordan Leavitt's slam KO makes all sorts of history

The UFC kicked off the final run of its 2020 schedule on Saturday with UFC on ESPN 19, which took place at UFC Apex in Las Vegas.
A middleweight classic unfolded …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 6, 2020, 6:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , , ,
Louis Smolka: UFC on ESPN 19 win was another vindication of 20 years of hard work

LAS VEGAS – Louis Smolka used ground-and-pound to end his fight vs. Jose Quinonez on Saturday to close out the preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 19 in Las Vegas.
Take …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

UFC Vegas 16 Bonuses: Jack Hermansson & Marvin Vettori Awarded FOTN

The UFC Vegas 16 bonuses have been released. The event took place inside the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Headlining the card was a clash between Jack …read more

Source:: MMANews

Posted on December 6, 2020, 4:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: ,
Everything That Happened At UFC Vegas 16 Last Night!

Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images

Last night (Sat., Nov. 14, 2020), UFC remained in the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, for …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Ilia Topuria: UFC on ESPN 19 was a more accurate representation of my game than my debut

LAS VEGAS – Ilia Topuria defeated Damon Jackson with a brutal knockout combination during Saturday’s preliminary card at UFC on ESPN 19 in Las Vegas.
Take a look inside the fight …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Dana White says Yoel Romero is the first of about 60 UFC fighter cuts coming by year’s end

UFC president Dana White, following Saturday’s UFC Vegas 16 in Las Vegas, explained the recent decision to cut top five ranked middleweight Yoel Romero loose from the roster.

“Yoel has lost …read more

Source:: MMAWeekly

Vettori caps trying year by beating Hermansson

Marvin Vettori finished off what was an unlucky year by defeating Jack Hermansson via unanimous decision in the entertaining, back-and-forth main event of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: ESPN

UFC Fight Night Hermansson vs. Vettori: Live results and analysis

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas. …read more

Source:: ESPN

Posted on December 6, 2020, 1:16 am By
Categories: MMA News Tags:
Louis Smolka confident weight-cutting issues in past, eyes finish of Jose Quinonez at UFC Vegas 16

Louis Smolka | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting

Louis Smolka doesn’t plan on leaving Las Vegas this time around without competing inside the octagon first.
Smolka is …read more

Source:: MMAFighting

Marc Ratner was surprised by UFC Hall of Fame honor

In hindsight, perhaps Marc Ratner should have suspected something was up the morning of UFC 255.
The rest of his family in Las Vegas disappeared sometime during the morning while Ratner …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 5, 2020, 4:46 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
UFC Vegas 16 Results: Jack Hermansson vs. Marvin Vettori

UFC Vegas 16 goes down tonight (Saturday, December 5, 2020) from the APEX facility in Las Vegas, Nevada and we have the results. The world’s leading mixed martial arts (MMA) …read more

Source:: MMANews

UFC on ESPN 19 discussion thread

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie is on scene and reporting live from Saturday’s UFC on ESPN 19 event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas, which kicks off at 7 …read more

Source:: MMAJunkie

Posted on December 5, 2020, 1:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags: , ,
UFC Vegas 16 - New Blood!

Photo by Chris Unger/DWCS LLC/Zuffa LLC

UFC Vegas 16 tomorrow night (Sat., Dec, 5, 2020) at UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, features a surplus …read more

Source:: MMAMania

Posted on December 4, 2020, 10:16 pm By
Categories: MMA News Tags:

Next Page