Tag Archives: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Dana White Expects Khabib Nurmagomedov Will Return to Try to Become 30-0

A retirement in the Ultimate Fighting Championship and a dollar can get you a cup of coffee in the morning. …read more

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Charlie Ontiveros Steps In Against Kevin Holland at UFC Fight Night 181

Kevin Holland is still on track to have three Ultimate Fighting Championship fights in three months, no matter what. …read more

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Dominick Reyes vs. Jiri Prochazka to Headline UFC Card on Feb. 27

A showdown between two-time title challenger Dominick Reyes and ex-Rizin champ Jiri Prochazka is expected to headline an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Feb. 27. …read more

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UFC 254 Bonuses: Nurmagomedov, Ankalaev, Kenney, Wood Take Home $50K

Khabib Nurmagomedov ended his Ultimate Fighting Championship tenure with one last dominant effort. …read more

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Leon Edwards Booked vs. Khamzat Chimaev Dec. 19, Reinstated in UFC Welterweight Rankings

It appears that the Ultimate Fighting Championship got what it wanted from Leon Edwards after all. …read more

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Booked Against Khamzat Chimaev on Dec. 19, UFC Reinstates Leon Edwards on Welterweight Rankings

It appears that the Ultimate Fighting Championship got what it wanted from Leon Edwards after all. …read more

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Diego Ferreira Pulled From Nov. 7 UFC on ESPN 17 Matchup Against Drew Dober

A rising star in the Ultimate Fighting Championship has been forced to pull out of a big upcoming matchup. …read more

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Ovince St. Preux to Face Jamahal Hill at UFC Event on Dec. 5

Ovince St. Preux will meet Jamahal Hill in a light heavyweight scrap at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Dec. 5. …read more

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Khamzat Chimaev throws out old school suggestion for Dana White: “Let’s piss everybody off”

UFC star Khamzat Chimaev has suggested the idea of fighting three times in one night to UFC president Dana White. After going 3-0 in 2020 with the Ultimate Fighting Championship, …read more

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Dustin Poirier on January 23 rematch with Conor McGregor: “25 minutes to make life fair”

Dustin Poirier is focused and ready to “make life fair” as he prepares for his proposed January 23 rematch against Conor McGregor. While the Ultimate Fighting Championship has yet to …read more

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Joanne Calderwood to Meet Jessica Eye at UFC Event on Jan. 23

A women’s flyweight clash pitting Joanne Calderwood against Jessica Eye is on tap for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Jan. 23. …read more

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Positive COVID-19 Test Ejects Cynthia Calvillo From UFC 254, Shakirova in vs. Murphy

The hits keep coming for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s next pay-per-view offering. …read more

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Positive COVID-19 Test Ejects Cynthia Calvillo From UFC 254, Liliya Shakirova in vs. Lauren Murphy

The hits keep coming for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s next pay-per-view offering. …read more

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Conor McGregor Opens as Betting Favorite Against Dustin Poirier in Discussed Rematch

Although the Ultimate Fighting Championship rematch between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier is far from official, betting lines have opened. …read more

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Anthony Smith Returns at UFC Event on Nov. 28 Against Devin Clark

The path back to Ultimate Fighting Championship title contention for Anthony Smith will begin with an unranked opponent. …read more

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Gilliard Parana, Coach of Jessica Andrade, Explains Andrade’s Move to Flyweight

Jessica Andrade is ready to become the first female fighter to compete in three Ultimate Fighting Championship weight classes on Saturday, and she is willing to move around the divisions …read more

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Carlos Felipe vs. Justin Tafa Booked for UFC Event on Jan. 16

A heavyweight showdown pitting Carlos Felipe against Justin Tafa has been added to the lineup for an Ultimate Fighting Championship card on Jan. 16. …read more

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Cory Sandhagen Thinks Sterling Deserves to Face Yan, But Won’t Turn Down Title Shot if Offered

Cory Sandhagen provided the type of finish on Saturday night that gives him serious leverage in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s bantamweight division. …read more

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Sandhagen Thinks Sterling Deserves to Face Yan, But Won’t Turn Down Title Shot if Offered

Cory Sandhagen provided the type of finish on Saturday night that gives him serious leverage in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s bantamweight division. …read more

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BKFC 13 Results: Joey Beltran TKO’s Marcel Stamps (Photo)

Joey Beltran put his heavyweight title on the line against Marcel Stamps in the headliner of tonight’s BKFC 13 event in Salina, Kansas. The former Ultimate Fighting Championship standout, Beltran …read more

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UFC Fight Night 179 Prelims: Sensational Joaquin Buckley Knockout Fells Impa Kasangany

Joaquin Buckley set up permanent residence on Ultimate Fighting Championship highlight reels. …read more

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Brian Kelleher vs. Ricky Simon Rebooked for UFC Card on Jan. 16

A fun scrap nixed in September has been rescheduled for a newly announced Ultimate Fighting Championship card in January. …read more

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Thomas Almeida Pushed Back 1 Week, Takes on Jonathan Martinez at UFC Fight Night 180

One way or another, Thomas Almeida will fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship shortly. …read more

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UFC 254 Gains Casey Kenney vs. Nathaniel Wood at Bantamweight

A few days after conflicting reports over a Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight matchup came out, a fight has materialized. …read more

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Alex Oliveira In for Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos Against Shavkat Rakhmonov at UFC 254

An exciting welterweight clash in the Ultimate Fighting Championship has received an equally exciting replacement. …read more

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Dequan Townsend, Nadia Kassem Released from UFC Contracts

It seems that Dequan Townsend’s adventure in the Ultimate Fighting Championship has come to an end, for now. …read more

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Report: Belal Muhammad to Face Sean Brady on UFC Fight Night Card in December

An upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship card will add a pivotal welterweight clash. …read more

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Dana White Still Has Hope for Cursed Khabib Nurmagomedov-Tony Ferguson Bout

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Tony Ferguson might be the most cursed bout in Ultimate Fighting Championship history, but there’s an outside chance the two lightweights could still meet in the Octagon. …read more

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Brandon Moreno vs. Brandon Royval in the Works for UFC 255

An all-Brandon battle for the ages is coming to a Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view. …read more

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Report: Alejandro Perez Tests Positive for COVID-19, Out of Oct. 10 Fight With Thomas Almeida

COVID-19 has claimed another thrilling Ultimate Fighting Championship matchup. …read more

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Pros react to potential Israel Adesanya vs. Jon Jones fight

The beef between Ultimate Fighting Championship superstars Israel Adesanya and Jon Jones reignited following Saturday’s UFC 253 event. This past weekend on Fight Island, reigning UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya …read more

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Knee Injury Knocks Volkan Oezdemir Out of Oct. 17 Bout With Nikita Krylov

One week after a big Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight match was announced, it has been pulled. …read more

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Darren Elkins to Lock Horns with Eduardo Garagorri at UFC Event on Nov. 7

A featherweight tilt pitting Darren Elkins against Luiz Eduardo Garagorri is slated for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Nov. 7. …read more

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Khalid Taha Announces Fight with Jack Shore at Nov. 7 UFC Event

Jack Shore will square off against Khalid Taha in a bantamweight scrap at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Nov. 7. …read more

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Dana White: Colby Covington, Not Nate Diaz, Likely Next for Jorge Masvidal

It appears the Ultimate Fighting Championship has shifted gears when it comes to its plans for Jorge Masvidal. …read more

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UFC 253 Prelims: Brad Riddell Deepens Lightweight Footprint, Handles Alex da Silva Coelho

Brad Riddell may not be a household name in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s lightweight division, but he appears to be moving in that direction. …read more

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Manny Pacquiao Opens as Major Favorite Over Conor McGregor in Prospective Bout

Manny Pacquiao has predictably opened as a massive favorite over Ultimate Fighting Championship star Conor McGregor. …read more

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Marvin Vettori Rematches Omari Akhmedov at UFC 256 on Dec. 12

After calling out practically everyone in his division and a few others, Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Marvin Vettori finally has a fight in the form of a previous opponent. …read more

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Report: Ex-KSW Champ Dricus du Plessis Signs With UFC, Debuts at UFC Fight Night 179

A big South African prospect has been let out of his KSW contract and has opted to sign with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Thiago Santos vs. Glover Teixeira Rescheduled to Headline Nov. 7 UFC Event

Let us hope the third time is the charm for this exciting Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight matchup. …read more

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Robbie Lawler vs. Mike Perry Added to UFC 255 in November

A sure-fire welterweight banger is headed towards the Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view card in November. …read more

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Despite Rough UFC Beginning, Jan Blachowicz ‘Always Believed’ in His Talent

Jan Blachowicz didn’t have the look of a contender during the beginning of his Ultimate Fighting Championship tenure. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 178 Weigh-in Results: Covington vs. Woodley Set as Everyone Makes Weight

It’s all systems go for the last Ultimate Fighting Championship card in Las Vegas for a while. …read more

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Ludovit Klein in for Nate Landwehr Against Shane Young at UFC 253

The upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view card has undergone a sudden change on a preliminary match. …read more

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Michael Chandler Signs With UFC, Serves as Backup for UFC 254 Main Event

Ex-Bellator MMA champ Michael Chandler is now on the Ultimate Fighting Championship roster, and he is in prime position for a huge opportunity should things go his way. …read more

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UFC Reportedly in Talks to Sign Former Bellator Lightweight Champ Michael Chandler

All signs lead to the Ultimate Fighting Championship being the front-runner to sign “Iron.” …read more

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Gilbert Burns Considers Kamaru Usman’s Training Camp Visit a ‘Psychological Test’

Gilbert Burns will face Kamaru Usman for the undisputed Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight crown at UFC 256 on Dec. 12, so it was something of a surprise when the champion …read more

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Artem Lobov recounts favorite moments of UFC career

Artem Lobov has some fond memories from his time competing under the Ultimate Fighting Championship banner. Lobov, who has a 14-15-1 overall record, competed in the UFC from 2015 to …read more

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UFC Fight Night 177 Update: Jalin Turner Steps in for Frank Camacho; 1 Extra Fight Booked

The upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship card this weekend has experienced a few sudden changes to its lineup. …read more

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Dana White, Gerald Meerschaert Have Differing Views on Double Booking Khamzat Chimaev

Khamzat Chimaev is currently one of the hottest young talents in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, but the promotion’s plan of double booking the prospect seems presumptuous to say the least. …read more

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UFC Welterweight Contender Leon Edwards ‘100 Percent’ Plans to Fight in 2020

Leon Edwards has been the odd man out in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s welterweight division thus far in 2020. …read more

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Michelle Waterson-Angela Hill Elevated to UFC Fight Night 177 Main Event

An upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship card has an unexpected new main event. …read more

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