Bellator 212 Weigh-in Results: All Fighters on Weight 13, December 2018 - Michael Chandler is set to exact his revenge on Brent Primus, with the latter defending his lightweight belt for the first time against the man he toppled to win it.
Robbie Lawler-Ben Askren Rescheduled for UFC 235 in March 13, December 2018 - We will have to wait a little while longer for the welterweight battle between Robbie Lawler and Ben Askren, which has been relocated from the cancelled UFC 233 card to UFC 235 in March.
Bellator Returns to Temecula with Andrey Koreshkov-Lorenz Larkin Main Event 13, December 2018 - Bellator MMA will be taking a trip back to the Pechanga Resort Casino in California, with an event headlined by Andrey Koreshkov vs. Lorenz Larkin.
Michael Bisping Reflects on ‘Big’ Victory over Anderson Silva, Silva’s ‘Cheap’ Knee Strike 13, December 2018 - Recently retired Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight champion Michael Bisping can look back on a career full of accomplishments, but he is happy to name one that he finds especially gratifying.
Ben Askren Wanted To Headline UFC 233 Against Robbie Lawler Before It Was Cancelled 13, December 2018 - This week, the Ultimate Fighting Championship made the rare move to scrap a numbered pay-per-view, but incoming welterweight star Ben Askren claims he would have saved it for them.
Alexander Gustafsson Believes Jon Jones ‘Feeling Insecure’ Ahead of UFC 232 13, December 2018 - One of the most hyped rematches in Ultimate Fighting Championship history takes places later this month when Alexander Gustafsson locks horns with former champion Jon Jones for the soon-to-be vacant light heavyweight title, and “The Mauler” believes ...
Edson Barboza Approaching Bout With Dan Hooker Feeling ‘Zero Pressure’ Despite Two-Fight Skid 13, December 2018 - In spite of being in the midst of the first losing streak of his career, Edson Barboza claims his scheduled clash with Dan Hooker this weekend is just a fight like any other.
Kamaru Usman Reveals Signed Bout Agreement for Proposed Tyron Woodley Fight 13, December 2018 - Kamaru Usman is putting the pressure on Tyron Woodley.
UFC Veteran Tank Abbott Says He ‘Died 5 Times’ on Operating Table During Liver Transplant 12, December 2018 - UFC icon David "Tank" Abbott recently had a harrowing experience on the operating table, as a liver transplant nearly took his life.
Jose Aldo vs. Renato ‘Moicano’ in the Works for UFC Fight Night Fortaleza Co-Main Event 12, December 2018 - An intriguing featherweight clash pitting Jose Aldo against Renato Carneiro has been targeted for UFC Fight Night in Fortaleza, Brazil, on Feb. 2.
UFC 233 Canceled; Promotion Still Expected to Hold 12 Pay-Per-Views in 2019 12, December 2018 - UFC 233, which was set for the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., on Jan. 26, has been canceled.
Aljamain Sterling, Jimmie Rivera to Clash at UFC’s ESPN Debut in Phoenix 12, December 2018 - A bantamweight showdown pitting Aljamain Sterling against Jimmie Rivera is set for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s debut on ESPN, according to a report from AZCentral.com.
Lucie Pudilova Moves to Flyweight, Meets Liz Carmouche at UFC Fight Night Prague 12, December 2018 - Lucie Pudilova will drop from bantamweight to flyweight to face Liz Carmouche at UFC Fight Night Prague.
Chael Sonnen Wishes More Coaches Shared John Kavanagh’s Mindset 12, December 2018 - SBG Ireland head coach John Kavanagh made headlines recently for his claim that his superstar pupil, Conor McGregor, “would have to convince” him to coach him for another fight, a statement that has earned him at least one notable supporter.
Francis Ngannou’s Coach Blames Camps Spent at UFC PI For Two-Fight Skid 12, December 2018 - Francis Ngannou’s 45-second demolition of Curtis Blaydes at UFC Beijing last month sent the message that “The Predator” was back, but his head coach has an idea why Ngannou had been struggling to begin with.
Oscar De La Hoya: I’ll Keep Promoting MMA As Long As The UFC Keeps Underpaying Fighters 12, December 2018 - Oscar de la Hoya has heard the sniping about Golden Boy MMA’s debut event, but for the same reasons he got into mixed martial arts promotion in the first place, he claims he’s here to stay.
Oscar De La Hoya Plans to Hold Another MMA Event: ‘I’m Gonna Compete with Dana White’ 12, December 2018 - It sounds like Golden Boy MMA isn’t going away just yet.
Contender Series Alum Grant Dawson Has Anti-Doping Violation Case Dismissed 12, December 2018 - Grant Dawson, who earned a UFC contract on Season 1 of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, had his anti-doping case dismissed by USADA.
Jon Jones Granted Temporary License by CSAC, Cleared to Fight at UFC 232 11, December 2018 - The path has been cleared for Jon Jones to make his Octagon return at UFC 232.
LFA Women’s Flyweight Champion Sabina Mazo Signs with UFC 11, December 2018 - The Ultimate Fighting Championship is bolstering the talent pool in its women’s flyweight division, as the promotion has signed LFA 125-pound queen Sabina Mazo.