Tag Archives: Ultimate Fighting Championship
Two Women’s Bouts Added to ‘The Ultimate Fighter 27’ Finale on July 6

Fan favorite Roxanne Modafferi is set to make her return to the Octagon for the first time since losing to Nicco Montano in the inaugural Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s flyweight …read more

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UFC Fight Night 128 Weigh-ins: Kevin Lee, Aspen Ladd Over the Mark

Drama on Ultimate Fighting Championship weigh-in day seems to be becoming a regular occurrence. …read more

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‘Minotuaro’ Reveals Multiple Eye Surgeries Shortened Career

Former Pride Fighting Championships heavyweight champion and Ultimate Fighting Championship interim king Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira has spoken publicly for the first time about a right eye injury that has plagued …read more

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Light Heavyweight Contender Alexander Gustafsson Signs New Multi-Fight Deal with UFC

Alexander Gustafsson has signed a new multi-fight deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship, announcing on his Instagram that he “will be fighting very soon.” …read more

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Alexander Gustafsson Signs New UFC Contract

Alexander Gustafsson has signed a new multi-fight deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship, announcing on his Instagram that he “will be fighting very soon.” …read more

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Light Heavyweight Contender Alexander Gustafsson Signs New Might-Fight Deal with UFC

Alexander Gustafsson has signed a new multi-fight deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship, announcing on his Instagram that he “will be fighting very soon.” …read more

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Dustin Poirier Digs Deep in Knockout of Justin Gaethje at UFC on Fox 29

Dustin Poirier wants a shot at the Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight title, and after an impressive win over Justin Gaethje during the main event of UFC on Fox 29, he …read more

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Invicta FC Signs Undefeated Prospect Jessica Correa Delboni

Undefeated strawweight Jessica Correa Delboni took another step towards her dream of competing in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The PRVT athlete has signed an exclusive deal to compete in the …read more

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Michelle Waterson Concerned Others May Replicate Conor McGregor’s Actions if He’s Unpunished

Like most people when they heard about Conor McGregor’s bus attack on fighters attending UFC 223 media day last week, Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s strawweight fighter Michelle Waterson was …read more

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Javier Mendez Blasts Joe Rogan for Criticizing Khabib Nurmagomedov’s UFC 223 Performance

Newly crowned Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov cruised to victory Saturday in a very one-sided fight against Al Iaquinta. …read more

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Why the UFC Shut Down Robert Whittaker’s Plans to Compete at Commonwealth Games

In late February, Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight king Robert Whittaker announced that he would be representing Australia in wrestling as part of the Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in …read more

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Anthony Pettis: CM Punk One of the Hardest Workers at Roufusport

When Phil Brooks — better known as “CM Punk” – inked a deal with the Ultimate Fighting Championship in December 2014, fight fans were left scratching their head as to …read more

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Santiago Ponzinibbio, Kamaru Usman Slated for UFC Fight Night Chile Main Event

Two of the welterweight division’s rising contenders will square off in the main event when the Ultimate Fighting Championship travels to Chile for the first time on May 19. …read more

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UFC Fight Night 130 in Liverpool Gains Lina Lansberg-Gina Mazany Clash at 135 Pounds

UFC Fight Night 130, the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s debut in Liverpool, England, continues to grow with the addition of a women’s bantamweight contest. …read more

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UFC 185-Pound King Robert Whittaker Questioning Yoel Romero’s Mindset Ahead of UFC 225

Newly appointed Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight king Robert Whittaker has questioned Yoel Romero’s motivations ahead of their much anticipated rematch after comments the Cuban made around retirement and the fact …read more

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Report: Demetrious Johnson-T.J. Dillashaw Superfight Shelved for Now

It seems fans will have to wait for the superfight between arguably the best pound-for-pound fighter in the world and current Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson and the …read more

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Anthony Pettis: I Need to Prepare Better Mentally to be Successful Again

In 2011, the Ultimate Fighting Championship claimed a young prodigy by the name of Anthony Pettis from the World Extreme Cagefighting roster following a merger. …read more

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Fabricio Werdum Believes More Patience was Needed Against Alexander Volkov

It’s safe to say former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight king Fabricio Werdum’s last fight against Alexander Volkov didn’t go to plan. …read more

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UFC London Prelims: Charles Byrd Taps John Phillips in Octagon Debut

Charles Byrd needed to win twice on Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series to catch an Ultimate Fighting Championship contract, but he was thankful for the experience it gave him. …read more

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Scouser Darren Till Gets His Wish, Headlines UFC Fight Night 130 in Octagon's May Liverpool Debut

On the eve of the Ultimate Fighting Championship headed to London for the tenth event in the city, Liverpool, England, is now on the UFC docket. …read more

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Coach Owen Roddy Believes Conor McGregor Would Finish Max Holloway in a Rematch

Conor McGregor’s long time striking coach, Owen Roddy, is confident that if his charge and current Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight champion Max Holloway crossed paths again, the Irishman would …read more

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UFC Fight Night 127 Weigh-in Results: Headliners Werdum, Volkov Easily Hit Their Marks

Notwithstanding Jack Marshman’s Thursday removal from UFC Fight Night 127 due to Ultimate Fighting Championship officials’ concerns over his weight cut, every other fighter hit the scale and made without …read more

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UFC Lightweight Marco Polo Reyes Informed of Potential USADA Anti-Doping Violation

Chalk up another hit for the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) as the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s third-party anti-doping partner. …read more

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Joe Duffy Discusses Contract Negotiations with the UFC, Injured Shoulder Rehab

Joe Duffy made a recent appearance on MMA Junkie Radio to discuss his contract negotiations with the Ultimate Fighting Championship as well as his recovery from a torn labrum. …read more

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Henry Cejudo Believes Demetrious Johnson Could Easily Defeat T.J. Dillashaw

Former flyweight title challenger Henry Cejudo has weighed in with his thoughts on the outcome of a potential superfight between the current Ultimate Fighting Championship 125-pound champion Demetrious Johnson and …read more

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Unbeaten Boxer Gervonta Davis Gets Plenty of Feedback After Expressing Interest in UFC Fight

If Gervonta Davis ever makes good on his claim that he would like to compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, he would have no shortage of willing suitors for his …read more

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It’s Official: Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington Bantamweight Title Fight at UFC 224

Despite Dana White all but confirming a super fight between Amanda Nunes and Cris Cyborg, that bout, for now, will have to wait after the Ultimate Fighting Championship officially announced …read more

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Kevin Lee: Why I Picked Edson Barbosa over Eddie Alvarez

After his submission loss to Tony Ferguson for the interim Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight title, Kevin Lee was looking to bounce back with a fight against “The Ultimate Fighter” Season …read more

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UFC on Fox 28 Medical Suspensions: Josh Emmett, Ben Saunders Face Potential 180-Day Bans

Unsurprisingly, after his nasty second-round knockout loss to Jeremy Stephens, Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight Josh Emmett is facing a potentially lengthy sit on the sidelines. …read more

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Stefan Struve: Brock Lesnar Doesn’t Belong in the UFC

Stefan Struve isn’t thrilled with the rumor that Brock Lesnar might be in negotiations to return to the Ultimate Fighting Championship after President Dana White posted a picture on Twitter …read more

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Amazon Inks Deal to Stream UFC Pay-Per-View Events Beginning with UFC 222

Beginning on Saturday, fight fans will have another platform to view Ultimate Fighting Championship pay-per-view events. …read more

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UFC Travels to Chile for the First Time with UFC Fight Night 129 in May

For the first time in its history, Ultimate Fighting Championship will take the Octagon to Chile on May 19 with UFC Fight Night 129 in Santiago. …read more

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Artem Lobov: Conor McGregor-Frankie Edgar was ‘Very Close’ to Happening at UFC 222

Last week Conor McGregor broke news that he had contacted the Ultimate Fighting Championship and offered to fight Frankie Edgar on short notice as an injury replacement at UFC …read more

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