The Ultimate Fighting Championship is officially returning to Atlanta for the first time since 2016, bringing not one but two interim title fights, with the main attraction in the form of Max Holloway against Dustin Poirier at lightweight.
Not all mixed martial arts news is bad news, as this morning Mackenzie Dern gave everyone something to smile about, posting that she will be having a baby with her boyfriend, Wesley Santos.
Former world champion James DeGale and Chris Eubank Jr. both made weight on Friday, clearing the final hurdle toward their super middleweight encounter. The two will collide in the main event at The O2 in London, England, and Showtime will televise the action in the U.S.
It’s been nearly four years since Anthony Dirrell has held a world championship and he hopes to regain that prestige. Standing in his way is Avni Yildirim, who will take on Dirrell Saturday night in the main event of an FS1-televised card from inside the Minneapolis Armory in Minneapolis.
One Championship: Call To Greatness went down on Friday, Feb. 22 in One Championship’s birthplace, Singapore.