Tag Archives: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Edson Barboza Agrees to Face Bryce Mitchell on March 5 UFC Card

A newly announced Ultimate Fighting Championship card on March 5 will play host to a thrilling striker vs. grappler battle at 145 pounds. …read more

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Kamaru Usman Reveals Broken Hand Prior to UFC 268 Colby Covington Rematch

Recently victorious Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight kingpin Kamaru Usman kept a firm grip on his title even with a broken hand. …read more

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Chris Curtis Steps in for Roman Dolidze, Meets Brendan Allen at UFC on ESPN 31

“The Action Man” will make a quick turnaround following an upset victory in his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut. …read more

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Shavkat Rakhmonov to Face Carlston Harris at UFC Event on Feb. 5

A welterweight matchup pitting Shavkat Rakhmonov against Carlston Harris is on tap for an Ultimate Fighting Championship card on Feb. 5. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 198 Prelims: Pat Sabatini Cools Off Replacement Tucker Lutz in Las Vegas

Pat Sabatini has quickly established a firm foothold in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s featherweight division. …read more

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Jon Jones Announces Match vs. Jake Hager at Fury Pro Grappling Event on Dec. 9

It appears that Jon Jones’ return to combat sports won’t be in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Jack Shore, Umar Nurmagomedov Collide at UFC Event on March 19

A crucial battle between unbeaten Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight prospects has been booked for March. …read more

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Roman Dolidze to Replace Brad Tavares Against Brendan Allen at UFC on ESPN 31

Two weeks before his event, Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Brendan Allen is going from a ranked opponent to one that is unranked. …read more

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UFC announces signing of undefeated prospect Muhammad Mokaev

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One of the top prospects from the European MMA scene has officially signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship.
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UFC Signs Undefeated Bantamweight Prospect Muhammad Mokaev

Undefeated Brave Combat Federation veteran Muhammad Mokaev has signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Thiago Santos vs. Magomed Ankalaev Targeted to Headline UFC Card on March 12

A light heavyweight showdown between Thiago Santos and Magomed Ankalaev is in the works to serve as the main event for an Ultimate Fighting Championship card on March 12. …read more

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Khama Worthy Announces UFC Release Following Three-Bout Skid

Khama Worthy’s Ultimate Fighting Championship tenure got off to a spectacular start, but he was unable to maintain that momentum. …read more

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Nasrat Haqparast, John Makdessi Agree to Matchup at UFC Event on Feb. 19

A lightweight clash between between Nasrat Haqparast and John Makdessi is in the works for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Feb. 19. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 197 Prelims: Upstart Joel Alvarez Wrecks Favored Thiago Moises in Las Vegas

Joel Alvarez planted his flag in the Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight division and shoved Thiago Moises out of the way while doing so. …read more

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Returning Renan Barao to Vie for Premier Fighting Championship Title on Nov. 19

It appears as though the support of the Pitbull brothers has helped former Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight titleholder Renan Barao rediscover his love for mixed martial arts. …read more

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Kyle Daukaus Rebooked for Feb. 19, Takes on Julian Marquez

In the span of a few weeks, Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Kyle Daukaus has flipped through a litany of opponents and fight dates. …read more

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Pereira vs Salikhov Set For Jan. 15 Event

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One of Ultimate Fighting Championship’s (UFC) most entertaining fighters on the roster is set to make his return to action …read more

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Heavyweights Tom Aspinall, Shamil Abdurakhimov to Clash at UFC Event on March 19

A heavyweight tilt pitting Tom Aspinall against Shamil Abdurakhimov is on tap for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on March 19. …read more

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UFC 267 Prelims: Amada Ribas Rights Ship, Downs Virna Jandiroba in United Arab Emirates

American Top Team standout Amanda Ribas reasserted herself in the Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s strawweight division …read more

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Dana White Wants UFC to Resume Traveling for Fight Night Events Soon

While the Ultimate Fighting Championship is hitting the road for its pay-per-view events, it has remained at its home base for the majority of its schedule since the COVID-19 pandemic …read more

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UFC Fight Night 196 Prelims: Gregory Rodrigues Outlasts Jun Young Park in Las Vegas Firefight

Gregory Rodrigues strengthened his foothold in the Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight division, as he struck down Jun Young Park in the second round of their featured UFC Fight Night 196 …read more

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UFC Fight Night 196 Weigh-in Results: Costa, Vettori Make Light Heavyweight Limit

The drama over the middleweight-turned-light heavyweight Ultimate Fighting Championship headliner came to an end when Paulo Costa hit the scales.
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Marvin Vettori, Paulo Costa Agree to Meet at 205 Pounds for UFC Fight Night 196 Headliner

The upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship main event has gone through several transformations before setting on a new weight class on Thursday night. …read more

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Marvin Vettori, Paulo Costa Agree to 195-Pound Catchweight for UFC Fight Night 196 Headliner

The upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship main event will intentionally take place outside of standard weight classes for the first time in five years. …read more

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Middleweights Joaquin Buckley, Abdul Razak Alhassan to Meet on Jan. 15

A matchup of middleweight knockout artists is on tap for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Jan. 15, as Joaquin Buckley will lock horns with Abdul Razak Alhassan. …read more

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Middleweights Joaquin Buckley, Abdul Razal Alhassan to Meet on Jan. 15

A matchup of middleweight knockout artists is on tap for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Jan. 15, as Joaquin Buckley will lock horns with Abdul Razak Alhassan. …read more

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UFC: International Fighters Must Comply with New U.S. Government Vaccine Mandates

International fighters hoping to compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship will face a new hurdle beginning next month. …read more

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Uganda’s David Onama Set for Octagon Debut vs. Mason Jones at UFC Fight Night 196

David Onama will become the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first athlete from Uganda when he locks horns with Mason Jones this Saturday. …read more

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Luis Pena 911 Call Audio Released: “He Punched Me in the Face”

The harrowing 911 call for former Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter Luis Pena has been released. …read more

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Geraldo de Freitas Jr. Receives 2-Year Sanction After USADA Violation

If there is any consolation, it is that the 30-year-old Brazilian bantamweight has already competed back in his home country since leaving the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Winless in Last Seven Fights, Sam Alvey Meets Ian Heinisch at UFC Event on Feb. 5

Sam Alvey keeps getting chances in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Superior Standup Sends Marina Rodriguez Past Mackenzie Dern at UFC Fight Night 194

Marina Rodriguez has begun to make serious headway in the Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s strawweight division. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 194 Prelims: Undefeated Alexander Romanov Wears Down Jared Vanderaa

Alexander Romanov moved another step closer to relevance in the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight division. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 194 Prelims: Undefeated Alexander Romanov, 15-0, Wears Down Jared Vanderaa

Alexander Romanov moved another step closer to relevance in the Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight division. …read more

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Taila Santos to Replace Alexa Grasso, Meets Joanne Calderwood at UFC Fight Night 198

Strictly from a rankings perspective, this change in opponent at the Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight division is actually an improvement. …read more

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Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze to Headline UFC Fight Night Card on Jan. 15

Just like he did in 2021, Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight Calvin Kattar will headline the first show of 2022.
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Gokhan Saki Re-Signs With Glory Kickboxing, Joins Collision 3 Lineup

Vaunted kickboxer Gokhan Saki is returning to the sport after over six years away and a two-fight stint in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Chris Curtis Accepts Late-Notice Match Against Phil Hawes at UFC Fight Night 194, Hawes Declines

At long last, Chris Curtis has joined the Ultimate Fighting Championship ranks. …read more

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