Tag Archives: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Despite Eight-Bout Winning Streak, Arnold Allen Acknowledges ‘Pressure’ to Earn Finish

Arnold Allen might be the most underrated talent in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s featherweight division. …read more

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Aspen Ladd to Meet Macy Chiasson at UFC Event on July 24

Aspen Ladd will return to the Octagon after a year-and-a-half absence when she meets Macy Chiasson at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on July 24. …read more

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Video: UFC Officially Unveils Venum Fighter Kits

The Venum era has officially begun in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Heavyweights Alexander Volkov, Ciryl Gane Top UFC Event on June 26

Alexander Volkov will square off against Ciryl Gane in the featured bout of an Ultimate Fighting Championship card on June 26. …read more

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Michel Prazeres Returns From Suspension Against Shavkat Rakhmonov on June 26 UFC Card

After over two years away, Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Michel Prazeres is ready to get back in action. …read more

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Kevin Holland Gets Wish, Headlines UFC on ABC 2 Against Marvin Vettori

A standout Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight has embraced the old adage of “ask and ye shall receive.” …read more

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Lupita Godinez Replaces Hannah Goldy Against Jessica Penne at UFC on ESPN 22

An unbeaten prospect is stepping up on short notice to join the ranks of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Erin Blanchfield Steps Up to Take on Norma Dumont at UFC on ABC 2

Another talented Invicta Fighting Championships competitor has been plucked to compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Two New Additions Complete 15-Bout Lineup for UFC 262

If all goes as planned, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to the Toyota Center in Houston will feature a super-sized 15-bout lineup. …read more

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Conor McGregor Suggests Creation of ‘McGregor Belt’ Ahead of Dustin Poirier Trilogy Fight

Specialized belts are becoming all the rage in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Former Cage Warriors Champ Paddy Pimblett Signs with the UFC

Highly-touted Cage Warriors prospect Paddy Pimblett is taking his talents to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Omari Akhmedov Takes on Brad Tavares at UFC 264 in July

Two perennial Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight contenders will lock horns in July. …read more

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Damir Ismagulov Returns to Face Rafael Alves at UFC 262

For the first time since 2019, promising Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight prospect Damir Ismagulov will step into the cage. …read more

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Ex-UFC Champ Miesha Tate Ends Retirement, Faces Marion Reneau on July 17

Miesha Tate will come out of retirement and lock horns with Marion Reneau at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on July 17. …read more

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Jennifer Maia vs. Jessica Eye Targeted for July 10 UFC Card

A matchup of former flyweight title challengers is in the works for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on July 10. …read more

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Luke Rockhold Says Khabib Nurmagomedov Wants to Coach Him for UFC Return

Luke Rockhold has been talking about making a return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship in recent months, and he could have one of his American Kickboxing Academy teammates in his …read more

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Flyweights Montana De La Rosa, Ariane Lipski to Clash at June 5 UFC Event

A flyweight scrap pitting Montana De La Rosa against Ariane Lipski is on tap for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s June 5 card. …read more

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Flyweights Montana De La Rosa, Ariane Lipski to Clash at June 5 UFC Even

A flyweight scrap pitting Montana De La Rosa against Ariane Lipski is on tap for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s June 5 card. …read more

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UFC on ESPN 21 Prelims: Macy Chiasson Hands Marion Reneau Fourth Consecutive Defeat

Macy Chiasson appears to be well on her way to Top 10 status in the Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s bantamweight division. …read more

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Charles Oliveira, Michael Chandler to Vie for Vacant Lightweight Title on UFC 262

Minutes after the Ultimate Fighting Championship officially accepted Khabib Nurmagomedov’s retirement, it put together a fight for his vacant belt. …read more

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Casey O’Neill Takes on Lara Procopio at June 19 UFC Fight Night

An intriguing Ultimate Fighting Championship prospect has her sophomore appearance on the books. …read more

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Kamaru Usman opens as heavy favorite in Jorge Masvidal UFC 261 rematch

Dana White and the Ultimate Fighting Championship re-opened the sports world from pandemic lockdown in May of 2020. White & Co. are now rushing full-steam ahead into ushering fans back …read more

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UFC 261 Set for Full Crowd in Jacksonville on April 24; Usman vs. Masvidal 2 Headlines

For the first time in more than a year, the Ultimate Fighting Championship will hold an event in front of a capacity crowd. …read more

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Eryk Anders Apologizes for Illegal Knee That Ended Bout vs. Darren Stewart

For the second week in a row, an illegal knee prematurely ended a bout on an Ultimate Fighting Championship card. …read more

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Youssef Zalal-Sean Woodson, Ilir Latifi-Tanner Boser Booked on June 5 UFC Fight Night

Two fun matchups have been added to the first Ultimate Fighting Championship event in June. …read more

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Montserrat Ruiz Steps In for Kay Hansen, Faces Cheyanne Buys at UFC on ESPN 21

Chalk up one more acquisition for the Ultimate Fighting Championship from the Invicta Fighting Championships ranks. …read more

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UFC 262 Gains 3 Matches Including Tony Ferguson vs. Beneil Dariush

The currently unnamed Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view in May has just made some major additions. …read more

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Julian Marquez Replaces Zak Cummings Against Sam Alvey at UFC on ABC 2

A burgeoning Ultimate Fighting Championship star is set to make a quick turnaround in April. …read more

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Paul vs. Askren Triller Boxing Card Gains 3 Bouts Including Frank Mir-Antonio Tarver

A former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight king will be testing out the sweet science with gloves on first.
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Consistent Underdog Jan Blachowicz Admits He ‘Stopped Listening to What People Say’

When he began his Ultimate Fighting Championship tenure with a 2-4 record, Jan Blachowicz was on the verge of losing his spot in the world’s largest mixed martial arts organization. …read more

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Paulo Costa’s Brother Discusses Wine Controversy, Picks Adesanya at UFC 259

The brother of former Ultimate Fighting Championship title challenger Paulo Costa would like to add some details to the story about Costa drinking too much wine before his last fight. …read more

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Dana White, UFC Considering Texas Cities for Upcoming Events

If the Ultimate Fighting Championship has its way, fans will be back en masse at events in the very near future. …read more

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Nikolas Motta to Make UFC Debut Against Damir Hadzovic on May 8

A promising Dana White’s Contender Series signee has his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut set for May. …read more

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Cub Swanson Booked Against Giga Chikadze at UFC’s May 1 Event

Cub Swanson will attempt to hand Giga Chikadze his first Ultimate Fighting Championship defeat when the featherweights lock horns on May 1. …read more

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Matt Brown to Face Dhiego Lima at UFC Event on June 19

Matt Brown will meet Dhiego Lima at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on June 19. …read more

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Daniel Cormier, Khabib Nurmagomedov Offer High Praise for UFC 259’s Islam Makhachev

Those within the American Kickboxing Academy camp have high expectations for Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight Islam Makhachev. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 186 Prelims: Thiago Moises Passes Alexander Hernandez in 155 Pecking Order

Thiago Moises may have punched his ticket to another competitive tax bracket in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s lightweight division. …read more

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Strawweights Carla Esparza, Xiaonan Yan to Meet at UFC Event on May 22

A pivotal strawweight showdown between Carla Esparza and Xiaonan Yan is on tap for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s May 22 card. …read more

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Weili Zhang Expected to Defend Title Against Rose Namajunas at UFC 261

Should everything come together, an upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship will be bolstered by a duo of major women’s championship matches. …read more

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Christian Aguilera Welcomes Guyana’s Carlston Harris to the UFC on May 8

The very first Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter from Guyana will make his way to the Octagon in May. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 186 Weigh-ins: Grishin Blows Weight; Oliveira-Kuramagomedov Scratched

Although typically a formality, the Ultimate Fighting Championship weigh-ins of late have each brought their fair share of drama, this week included. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 186 Weigh-in Results: Grishin Blows Weight; Oliveira-Kuramagomedov Scratched

Although typically a formality, the Ultimate Fighting Championship weigh-ins of late have each brought their fair share of drama, this week included. …read more

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Cortney Casey Takes on J.J. Aldrich at UFC Fight Night 187

A couple weeks before the card will happen, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has added a flyweight matchup. …read more

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Jeremy Stephens Returns to Lightweight Against Drakkar Klose at UFC Fight Night on April 17

A longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship vet is returning to the weight class where he started his career. …read more

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Impa Kasanganay Drops to Welterweight, Meets Sasha Palatnikov at April 10 UFC Card

The recipient of an all-time great Ultimate Fighting Championship knockout has decided to change weight classes following that spectacular defeat. …read more

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Deiveson Figueiredo-Brandon Moreno Title Rematch on Tap for UFC 263 on June 12

A highly anticipated Ultimate Fighting Championship rematch is on the books for June. …read more

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UFC Fight Night on May 8 Gets Maurice Greene-Marcos Rogerio de Lima Pairing

Maurice Greene will meet Marcos Rogerio de Lima in a heavyweight scrap at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on May 8. …read more

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UFC Fight Night on May 8 Gets Maurice Greene-Marcos Rogerio de Lima Matchup

Maurice Greene will meet Marcos Rogerio de Lima in a heavyweight scrap at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on May 8. …read more

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Anthony Johnson shuts down notion that Bellator is inferior to UFC

Anthony Johnson has a message for anybody who believes Bellator is inferior to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Johnson, who fought for the UFC from 2007 to 2017 and competed for …read more

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Tom Aspinall: Submitting Andrei Arlovski Was ‘The Last Thing I Expected’ 

Tom Aspinall’s latest Ultimate Fighting Championship victory came by different means than he anticipated it would. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 185 Prelims: John Castaneda Vanquishes Reeling Eddie Wineland in Las Vegas

John Castaneda made his footprint in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s bantamweight division. …read more

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UFC Reverses Course on Ottman Azaitar Release, Lightweight Remains on Roster

In yet another strange turn of events, lightweight Ottman Azaitar has been granted a second chance by the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 187 Gains Rescheduled Misha Cirkunov-Ryan Spann Clash

An intriguing Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight battle has been rebooked for an upcoming March event. …read more

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Johnny Eduardo Returns From Lengthy Layoff Against Anthony Birchak at March 20 UFC Card

For the first time in nearly three years, Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight Johnny Eduardo will be back in action. …read more

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Flyweights David Dvorak, Raulian Paiva to Clash at UFC Event on May 22

A matchup of surging flyweights is on tap for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s May 22 event when David Dvorak locks horns with Raulian Paiva. …read more

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Dana White Confident Maycee Barber Will Bounce Back: ‘She’s Got Nothing But Time’

Maycee Barber emerged from a contract-winning performance on Dana White’s Contender Series with big ambitions for her Ultimate Fighting Championship career. …read more

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