Tag Archives: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Felicia Spencer Believes She Is More Well-Rounded Than Megan Anderson

Felicia Spencer makes her Ultimate Fighting Championship debut in Rochester, New York, this weekend when she faces Megan Anderson. …read more

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Jessica Aguilar Learns From USADA That UFC Contract Was Not Renewed

Women’s mixed martial arts pioneer Jessica Aguilar is no longer with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Fighting Again, Norman Parke Aims to Stay Active

Earlier in 2019, Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Norman Parke announced his short-lived retirement from MMA only to compete at KSW 47 in March, and will return at KSW 49 in …read more

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Dana White: With More Experience, Megan Anderson Can Become A UFC Star

Megan Anderson hasn’t had the best start to her Ultimate Fighting Championship career, starting off with a one-sided loss to former bantamweight champion Holly Holm before winning a controversial fight …read more

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After Three UFC Bouts, 25-Year-Old French Prospect Tom Duquesnoy Announces Retirement

Tom Duquesnoy entered the Ultimate Fighting Championship as a prospect with a considerable amount of hype behind him. After three appearances with the Las Vegas-based promotion, “Fire Kid” is calling …read more

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Jessica Andrade KOs Rose Namajunas with Brutal Slam to Capture UFC Strawweight Title

Jessica Andrade came up short two years ago when she first challenged for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s strawweight world title and made sure it wouldn’t happen again. …read more

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Joe Rogan: Conor McGregor Will Always Have A Problem With Nurmagomedov's Wrestling

While Conor McGregor continues to push for a rematch against lightweight kingpin Khabib Nurmagomedov, Ultimate Fighting Championship color commentator Joe Rogan maintains that one of the main dynamics of their …read more

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Paige VanZant's Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Pictures Released

The photos have now been released for Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight Paige VanZant’s appearance in the newest Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. …read more

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Free Agent Damien Brown Eyeing Extension from Rizin FF or Bellator MMA Deal

When Damien Brown was released by the Ultimate Fighting Championship, he knew he wanted to go to Japan and fight in Rizin Fighting Federation. …read more

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Rocky says Conor McGregor ‘absolutely’ deserves UFC ownership

Does former two-division champion Conor McGregor deserve shares in the Ultimate Fighting Championship? Well, if you ask ‘Rocky’ the answer is “absolutely”.

Sylvester Stallone, who is one of many celebrity …read more

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Elias Theodorou Frustrated By USADA's 'Outdated' Stance On Cannabis

Elias Theodorou is currently preparing for this weekend’s bout against Derek Brunson when the Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Ottawa for UFC Fight Night 151. …read more

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Ben Askren: If I Were A Promoter, I'd Be More Honest With The Fighters

Ben Askren has only fought once in the Ultimate Fighting Championship but the man affectionately known as “Funky” is fast becoming one of the most popular fighters in the promotion. …read more

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Retired UFC Veteran Brendan Schaub Lands Standup Comedy Special on Showtime

Retirement has treated Brendan Schaub well, and it just keeps getting better for the Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran. …read more

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UFC Fort Lauderdale Salaries: Hardy ($150K) Earns More Than Headliner Hermansson ($82K)

Greg Hardy was compensated quite handsomely for his first Ultimate Fighting Championship triumph. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 150 Weigh-in Results: Every Fighter Makes Weight

Every fighter made weight for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with a card headlined by a middleweight title eliminator between Ronaldo Souza and Jack Hermansson. …read more

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Italian Lightweight Danilo Belluardo Signs Four-Fight Deal with UFC

Italian fighter Danilo Belluardo (12-3) has joined the major leagues, as the time to prove himself in the Ultimate Fighting Championship has arrived. …read more

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Jorge Masvidal: UFC Told Me I Would Fight for Title with Win Over Ben Askren

Jorge Masvidal believes he has an arrangement of sorts with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Demetrious Johnson: Henry Cejudo ‘Doing a Great Job’ as UFC Flyweight Champion

Demetrious Johnson’s name will always be synonymous with the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s flyweight division, even as he writes the final chapters of his career in the Singapore-based One Championship organization. …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio Issues Challenge to Anthony Pettis: ‘You Won’t Get Lucky Like Last Time’

Santiago Ponzinibbio doesn’t want to be a forgotten man in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s welterweight division. …read more

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Devin Clark Claims Ivan Shtyrkov Hospitalized, Out of their Fight at UFC St. Petersburg

Less than a day before the event, the Ultimate Fighting Championship appears to have lost a bout on the main card of their St. Petersburg card on Saturday. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 149 Weigh-in Results: Every Fighter Makes Weight

Every fighter made weight for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s second trip to Russia, where it will bring a card headlined by a heavyweight clash between Alistair Overeem and Alexey Oleynik. …read more

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UFC Featherweight Dan Ige Mistakenly Gives Blood to Non-USADA Collectors

A strange situation in the world of MMA developed this morning, when Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight Dan Ige gave blood to a tester unaffiliated with the promotion or U.S. Anti-Doping …read more

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Kevin Lee Says He And Rafael Dos Anjos May Weigh In At 165 For Their Fight Next Month

Talk of the introduction of a 165-pound division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship isn’t seeming to go away, and it was again brought up by reporters at the recent UFC …read more

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Dana White Wants Tony Ferguson Evaluated By UFC Doctors Before Returning To Action

Tony Ferguson recently came out issuing a warning to the Ultimate Fighting Championship 155-pound division, declaring he had been cleared to fight after recent personal issues. However, UFC President Dana …read more

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Is Rockhold The Man To Break ‘Bones?’

After spending his entire mixed martial arts (MMA) career at Middleweight, Luke Rockhold is ready for new scenery. Indeed, the former Strikeforce and Ultimate Fighting Championship is moving up to …read more

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UFC 236 Weigh-in Results: All Fighters on Target

It’s all systems go for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to Atlanta for the first time since 2016, with two interim titles on the line at lightweight and middleweight. …read more

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Max Holloway Interested In 'Fighting The Toughest Guys' More Than Belts

Max Holloway faces Dustin Poirier at UFC 236 this weekend for the Ultimate Fighting Championship interim lightweight title, with the winner to face undisputed champion Khabib Nurmagomedov later in the …read more

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Colby Covington: Khabib Nurmagomedov ‘Would Be My Easiest Challenge’

Colby Covington is back in the news as he waits for the Ultimate Fighting Championship to officially announce his welterweight title challenge against the newly-crowned champion Kamaru Usman later this …read more

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UFC returns to Philadelphia with a million-dollar-plus gate

It had been just under eight years since the last time the Ultimate Fighting Championship held an event in Philadelphia, but UFC on ESPN 2 marked the return by producing …read more

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Report: Eric Wisely Returns to the UFC to Face Gilbert Burns at UFC Fort Lauderdale

Seven years removed from his last bout inside the Octagon, Eric Wisely has been re-signed by the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and he will meet Gilbert Burns at UFC Fort Lauderdale …read more

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UFC Philly Weigh-in Results: Fight card official, one fighter misses weight

UFC on ESPN 2: Barboza vs. Gaethje marks the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to the City of Brother Love for the first time since UFC 133 in 2011, when Rashad …read more

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UFC Philly Odds: Who wins one of the most explosive bouts in UFC history?

UFC on ESPN 2: Barboza vs. Gaethje marks the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s return to the City of Brother Love for the first time since UFC 133 in 2011, when Rashad …read more

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UFC Light Heavyweight Champ Jon Jones Hints at Potential Bout vs. Stipe Miocic in July

Maybe Jon Jones won’t spend the rest of his 2019 cleaning out the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s light heavyweight division after all. …read more

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Alex Perez Looking to Put on a Show Against Mark de la Rosa at UFC on ESPN 2

The state of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s flyweight division is a murky one. No one truly knows if the division is sticking around. With that, Alex Perez is moving up …read more

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LFA Two-Division Champ Casey Kenney Steps in to Face Ray Borg at UFC on ESPN 2

Just one week after becoming a two-division interim titlist for Legacy Fighting Alliance, Casey Kenney will get his call-up to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. …read more

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Ex-UFC Champ Ronda Rousey Booked in First-Ever Women’s Main Event at WrestleMania

Ronda Rousey broke ground as the first female tilist in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Now she’s serving as something of a pioneer in the sports entertainment industry. …read more

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Kamaru Usman: Ben Askren Is 'A Troll' Who Appeals To Other Trolls

Ben Askren has been making the most of his time in the Ultimate Fighting Championship spotlight since the promotion unveiled him last year in a fighter trade with One Championship, …read more

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