Tag Archives: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Steven Peterson Believes He Finishes Alex Caceres in the First Round

Steven Peterson has been wanting to fight Alex Caceres since before he was in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and at UFC San Antonio, he finally gets his wish. …read more

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Ben Rothwell Happy To Be Back, Still Frustrated At His Treatment by USADA

Ben Rothwell returns to the Octagon this weekend to take on former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski. The fight kicks off the main card on Saturday night, and …read more

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Myles Jury Signs Multi-Fight Deal With Bellator

Bellator MMA has signed Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Myles Jury. …read more

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Domingo Pilarte Says Making UFC Debut in Home State is a 'Dream Come True'

Domingo Pilarte is ready to make his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut in front of friends and family this weekend. …read more

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Donald Cerrone-Justin Gaethje to Headline UFC Vancouver in September

Any concerns about the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to Vancouver should be gone now, as two of the sport’s most exciting fighters are set to headline that card. …read more

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Unbeaten Shooto Brazil Flyweight Champ Lara Fritzen Procopio Signs with UFC

This week, unbeaten Brazilian Lara Fritzen Procopio signed an agreement with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal Explains Why He Thought Ben Askren Matchup Was 'A Step Back'

Jorge Masvidal is loving life at the moment after knocking Ben Askren out cold in the fastest finish in Ultimate Fighting Championship at UFC 239 earlier this month. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 155 Prelims: Card’s Biggest Underdog Upsets Mike Rodriguez

The biggest underdog on the entire card, light heavyweight John Allan Arte made the most of his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut by beating up Mike Rodriguez (10-4) for three rounds …read more

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UFC Newcomers Yorgan De Castro, Justin Tafa Set to Clash at UFC 243

It didn’t take long for Dana White’s Contender Series
alum Yorgan De Castro to get an opponent for his debut in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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One Championship Inks Ex-UFC Heavyweight Arjan Singh Bhullar

One Championship has added another former Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter to their roster. Arjan Singh Bhullar took to social media to announce he has signed with a new promotion …read more

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Anthony Rocco Martin: 'If I Can't Beat Demian Maia, I Can't Face Top Wrestlers in the Sport'

Anthony Rocco Martin got off to a shaky start with his Ultimate Fighting Championship career. …read more

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Anthony Rocco Martin: 'If I Can't Beat Demian Maia, I Can't Face Those Top Wrestlers in the Sport'

Anthony Rocco Martin got off to a shaky start with his Ultimate Fighting Championship career. …read more

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Dalcha Lungiambula on UFC Debut: 'I'm Here to Change My Life and Nobody Can Stop Me'

African mixed martial artist Dalcha Lungiambula will make his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut this Saturday when he meets Dequan Townsend in a light heavyweight bout at UFC on ESPN 3. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 3 Weigh-in Results: Everyone Makes Weight in Minneapolis

Everyone has successfully made weight for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, for the first time since 2012. …read more

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Formiga Won't Fight Until Cejudo Returns: 'I'm Going to Wait for my Chance at the Title'

Jussier Formiga is currently the No. 1 contender in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s beleaguered flyweight division. …read more

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Jussier Formiga Won't Fight Again Until Henry Cejudo Returns: 'I'm Going to Wait for my Chance at the Title'

Jussier Formiga is currently the No. 1 contender in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s beleaguered flyweight division. …read more

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Ryan Bader Wants to 'Get Back' His KO Loss to Machida with a Rematch in Bellator

Ryan Bader’s career has gone from strength to strength since his move from the Ultimate Fighting Championship to Bellator MMA, where he has captured the promotion’s heavyweight and light heavyweight …read more

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UFC Signs Miles Johns, Miguel Baeza After Episode 2 of Dana White’s Contender Series

Miles Johns and Miguel Baeza left the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on Tuesday with Ultimate Fighting Championship contracts in hand. …read more

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Misha Cirkunov vs. Jim Crute Announced for UFC Vancouver on Sept. 14

The first bout for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s upcoming trip to Vancouver is official, as Misha Cirkunov will square off against Jim Crute in a light heavyweight clash. …read more

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‘The Korean Zombie’ Lays Waste to ‘Moicano’ in Under a Minute at UFC Fight Night 154

The “Korean Zombie” continued to shuffle up the Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight rankings, as Chan Sung Jung destroyed Renato Carneiro with first-round strikes in the UFC Fight Night 154 main …read more

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Ashley Yoder Looking to Start a Winning Streak at UFC Greenville

Ashley Yoder got her first Ultimate Fighting Championship win last time out and wants to taste victory again. …read more

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Dana White Says UFC Fight Pass Will Get ‘Relaunch’ in Fall

While the ESPN+ streaming service seems to have garnered most of the attention since the Ultimate Fighting Championship announced its partnership with the Worldwide Leader, UFC Fight Pass isn’t going …read more

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After Greg Hardy win, Allen Crowder eyes early finish over Jairzinho Rozenstruik

Allen Crowder is set to return to the Octagon this Saturday for his third fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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UFC Exec Expects Promotion to Eventually Hold ‘Special Events’ in New Las Vegas Stadium

The Oakland Raiders relocation to Las Vegas could be the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s gain. …read more

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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards to Headline UFC San Antonio

The hunt for the main event of UFC San Antonio has finally come to a close, with the Ultimate Fighting Championship booking a pivotal welterweight matchup as its headliner. …read more

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Matt Schnell vs. Jordan Espinosa Slated for UFC on ESPN 5

Another flyweight fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship has been booked, as Matt Schnell will take on Jordan Espinosa at UFC on ESPN 5. …read more

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Report: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Leon Edwards to Headline UFC San Antonio

The hunt for the main event of UFC San Antonio has finally come to a close, with the Ultimate Fighting Championship booking a pivotal welterweight matchup as its headliner. …read more

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Report: David Branch-Andrew Sanchez Battle Headed to UFC Vancouver

On the heels of a previous middleweight fight announcement, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has added another significant 185-pound matchup to its card slated for Vancouver, Canada. …read more

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UFC President Urges Sage Northcutt to Retire ‘Before He Seriously Gets Hurt’

Once upon a time, the Ultimate Fighting Championship put considerable promotional muscle behind Sage Northcutt. …read more

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Iranian Amir Aliakbari Released from ACA Contract to Go to UFC

Highly touted prospect Amir Aliakbari is free from his contractual obligations and is now ready to fight for the Ultimate Fighting Championship soon. …read more

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Report: Khabib Nurmagomedov’s New UFC Contract Includes Georges St. Pierre Stipulation

Khabib Nurmagomedov has a new Ultimate Fighting Championship deal, and the contract comes with one especially noteworthy clause. …read more

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Jack Hermansson Wants Kelvin Gastelum Next, Predicts A First-Round Finish

Jack Hermansson’s profile in the Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight division has never been higher, and his confidence is at an all-time high as well. …read more

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Tonya Evinger on UFC Career: 'I'm Gonna Fight Until They Stop Paying Me'

Tonya Evinger is an Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight whose 2017 Octagon debut took place 10 pounds up against the legendary Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino. …read more

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Combate Americas CEO Campbell McLaren Believes He Has 'Invested in the Future of MMA'

Combate Americas CEO, and co-founder of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Campbell McLaren is steering his Hispanic-based mixed martial arts promotion into new territory. …read more

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Frankie Edgar on Fighting Max Holloway: 'We're Gonna Both Meet in the Middle and Let It Fly'

Frankie “The Answer” Edgar returns to the Octagon on July 27 to challenge for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s featherweight title. …read more

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After Training Overhaul, Makwan Amirkhani Feels He'll be a 'Nasty Opponent' at Featherweight

After a year layoff from mixed martial arts, Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight Makwan Amirkhani is set to return to the Octagon at UFC Stockholm this Saturday. …read more

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Max Holloway Still Eyeing Return to Lightweight

Featherweight champion Max Holloway holds an impressive 20-4 mixed martial arts record, with 16 of those victories taking place in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Cage Warriors Bantamweight Champion Jack Shore Inks Deal with UFC

Cage Warriors bantamweight king Jack Shore is taking his talents to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Elias Theodorou Among Four Fighters Released by the UFC

Elias Theodorou’s latest performance apparently didn’t score him any points with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Watch the epic Royce Gracie vs. Ken Shamrock UFC 5 full superfight!

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Royce Gracie’s run to become the first tournament champion in the Ultimate Fighting Championship was a milestone in mixed martial arts… then called no holds barred. But Gracie …read more

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