Tag Archives: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Lightweights Alexander Hernandez, Thiago Moises Collide at UFC Event on Feb. 27

Another big matchup in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s stacked lightweight division is in the works for the end of February. …read more

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Unstoppable Michael Chiesa Suffocates Neil Magny in UFC on ESPN 20 Headliner

Michael Chiesa imposes his will as well as anyone in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Omari Akhmedov Practiced Submission Used to Defeat Tom Breese ‘Probably 1,000 Times’

It’s been a long time since Omari Akhmedov finished an opponent in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov issues statement after receiving “Submission of the year” award from the UFC

Khabib Nurmagomedov has issued a statement after receiving the “Submission of the year” award from the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Although the undefeated UFC lightweight champion only competed once during the …read more

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Dana White Reacts to Spencer Fisher’s Admission of CTE: He’s Not Going to Be the Last’

Spencer Fisher will never be the same following a 33-fight MMA career that included 17 bouts in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Trevin Giles vs. Dricus Du Plessis Targeted for UFC Event on March 20

A middleweight clash between Trevin Giles and Dricus Du Plessis is in the works for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on March 20. …read more

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Etihad Arena Introduces Enhanced Safety Protocols for Fan Attendance at UFC Events

For the first time since early 2020, fans will be allowed to attend Ultimate Fighting Championship events in a limited capacity. …read more

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UFC's January Trio of Fight Island Events to Feature Live Audiences

For its trio of events at “Fight Island” to open 2021, the Ultimate Fighting Championship will bring back something not seen since last March, namely: spectators. …read more

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Warlley Alves on Teammate Raoni Barcelos: ‘He Will Be the Next UFC Bantamweight Champion’

Count teammate Warlley Alves among those that believe the sky is the limit for Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight Raoni Barcelos. …read more

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Logan Paul pleads with Dana White: “Take me back, I’m not Jake”

YouTube star turned boxer Logan Paul has a message for Dana White, the President of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Logan is currently slated for a high profile exhibition bout with …read more

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Appendicitis Knocks Bethe Correia Out of Retirement Bout at UFC on ABC 1

Bethe Correia’s swan song in the Ultimate Fighting Championship will have to come at a later date. …read more

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UFC Fight Night ‘Holloway vs. Kattar’ Main Card to Be Simulcast on ABC, ESPN+

More information has emerged regarding the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s broadcast plans with ABC. …read more

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Positive COVID-19 Test for Anthony Hernandez Pushes Rodolfo Vieira Match to Feb. 13

The first Ultimate Fighting Championship card of 2021 lost a key matchup. …read more

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Nikita Krylov to Lock Horns With Magomed Ankalaev at UFC Event on Feb. 27

The betting line for Fight Doesn’t Go to Decision will be through the roof for this upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight rumble. …read more

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Dean Barry Announces UFC Match With Mike Jackson Postponed to March or April

Fight fans will have to wait a little longer to see Mike Jackson compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship again. …read more

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Jon Jones: ‘I Have No Intentions of Ever Going Back to Light Heavyweight’

If former Ultimate Fighting Championship champ Jon Jones has his choice, he will never go back down to 205 pounds. …read more

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John Kavanagh: First Loss to Conor McGregor Will Be Difficult for Dustin Poirier to Forget

It’s been more than six years since Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier first squared off in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and much has changed since then. …read more

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Makhmud Muradov Steps in Against Andrew Sanchez at UFC 257

The new year has not yet begun and the Ultimate Fighting Championship is already changing up events in 2021. …read more

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Devonte Smith to Face Alex da Silva at UFC Event on Feb. 6

Devonte Smith will lock horns with Alex da Silva Coelho at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Feb. 6. …read more

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Ex-UFC Lightweight Champ Anthony Pettis Announces Intent to Pursue Free Agency

Anthony Pettis is parting ways with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Reports: UFC Moving Jan. 16 Fight Night Event to ABC; Jan. 30 Card Scrapped

It appears that the Ultimate Fighting Championship is headed back to network television. …read more

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Alex Oliveira to Face Randy Brown at UFC Fight Night Event on Feb. 27

Alex Oliveira will lock horns with Randy Brown in a welterweight scrap at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Feb. 27. …read more

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UFC Books Cory Sandhagen vs. Frankie Edgar for Feb. 6 Fight Night

A huge bantamweight scrap is in the works for the 2021 Ultimate Fighting Championship card on Super Bowl weekend. …read more

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New Bellator Signee Yoel Romero Caught Off Guard by UFC Release

Though he was on a three-bout losing streak, Yoel Romero didn’t expect to receive his walking papers from the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Dana White ‘A Little Confident’ He Can Convince Khabib Nurmagomedov to Return

When the Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Fight Island to kick off its 2020 schedule, UFC president Dana White is expected to have his long-awaited meeting with Khabib Nurmagomedov. …read more

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Muslim Salikhov Announces Withdrawal from Jan. 16 Bout Against Santiago Ponzinibbio

Muslim Salikhov has withdrawn from a proposed welterweight clash against Santiago Ponzinibbio at the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s first event of 2021. …read more

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Trainer: Smaller Octagon Will Function Like a Gi for ‘Jacare’ at UFC 256

Josuel Distak, head coach of Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Ronaldo Souza, is optimistic about the return of his fighter against Kevin Holland at UFC 256. …read more

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UFC Middleweight Champ Israel Adesanya Awarded BJJ Purple Belt

A popular Ultimate Fighting Championship champ leveled up his grappling recently. …read more

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Judge Certifies Class for UFC Class-Action Lawsuit, Including Fighters From 2010-2017

A federal antitrust lawsuit filed in 2014 by former Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters cleared a make-or-break hurdle on Thursday. …read more

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Judge Certifies Class for UFC Class-Action Lawsuit, Allowing Fighters From 2010-2017

A federal antitrust lawsuit filed in 2014 by former Ultimate Fighting Championship fighters cleared a make-or-break hurdle on Thursday. …read more

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UFC 256 Loses Sergey Spivak-Jared Vanderaa Due to Positive COVID-19 Test

The hits keep coming for the final Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view card of the year. …read more

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Rachael Ostovich Released by UFC Following Three Consecutive Defeats

Rachael Ostovich is no longer part of the Ultimate Fighting Championship roster. …read more

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UFC ‘BMF’ Champ Jorge Masvidal to Appear on Episode of ‘MTV Cribs’

Even after coming up short in a title bout this past summer, Jorge Masvidal remains one of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s biggest stars. …read more

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Omari Akhmedov to Face Tom Breese at Jan. 16 UFC Event

Omari Akhmedov will lock horns with Tom Breese in a middleweight bout at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Jan. 16. …read more

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Chi Lewis-Parry Receives 4-Year USADA Suspension for Failed Tests, Falsified Evidence

A massive heavyweight and one-time prospective Ultimate Fighting Championship signee has been issued a lengthy suspension after an arbitration process. …read more

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Julian Marquez to Face Maki Pitolo at UFC 258 on Feb. 13

A fun brawl between excellently nicknamed Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweights has been added to the February pay-per-view card. …read more

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UFC Vegas 16 weigh-in results: Headliners on point

On Saturday night, the Ultimate Fighting Championship will return to our screens with the under-the-radar UFC Vegas 16 card out of the promotion’s Apex facility. The card was originally expected …read more

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Khabib Nurmagomedov lays out plans to create UFC feeder league

Undefeated lightweight star Khabib Nurmagomedov is hoping to create a feeder league for the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Nurmagomedov, who still holds the UFC lightweight title despite retiring in October, recently …read more

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Report: Alexandre Pantoja Withdraws From UFC Fight Night 183 Tilt With Manel Kape

A highly anticipated Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight matchup is on ice for the time being. …read more

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Yair Rodriguez Issued 6-Month USADA Suspension for Whereabouts Violations

A prominent Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight contender will be out of action until early 2021. …read more

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Joseph Benavidez vs. Askar Askarov Targeted for UFC Event on March 6

A pivotal flyweight showdown between Joseph Benavidez and Askar Askarov is in the works for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on March 6. …read more

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Lightweights Clay Guida, Michael Johnson to Clash at UFC Event on Feb. 6

Clay Guida and Michael Johnson will square off at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on Feb. 6. …read more

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Miguel Baeza Praises Teammate Colby Covington: ‘He’s a Different Person in the Gym’

With three finishes in his first three promotional appearances, Miguel Baeza looks like an emerging star in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s welterweight division. …read more

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