Dana White says UFC, Khabib Nurmagomedov Have Reconciled Following Brawl in Las Vegas 17, October 2018 - Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White and lightweight king Khabib Nurmagomedov have come to terms after the fallout from The Eagle’s UFC 229 fight against Conor McGregor, where a massive brawl ensued following a submission victory for Nur...
Fedor Emelianenko, Ryan Bader Officially Booked for Jan. 26 at The Forum 16, October 2018 - Bellator MMA heavyweight grand prix finalists Fedor Emelianenko and Ryan Bader will settle who wins the tournament, as well as the heavyweight belt, on Jan. 26 at The Forum in Inglewood, California.
UFC Middleweight Bradley Scott Hit with 2-Year USADA Sanction for Cocaine Metabolite 16, October 2018 - Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight Bradley Scott has accepted a two-year USADA suspension after allegedly testing positive for benzoylecgonine, a metabolite of cocaine, following an in-competition test on May 27, 2018 at UFC Fight Night 130 in...
Former UFC, Bellator Champ Eddie Alvarez Signs Multi-Fight Deal with One Championship 16, October 2018 - Former Ultimate Fighting Championship and Bellator MMA lightweight king Eddie Alvarez has officially signed with One Championship, the promotion announced.
John Kavanagh Wants ‘A Nightmarish Training Camp’ For Khabib vs. McGregor 2 16, October 2018 - Despite his one-sided loss at UFC 229 against Khabib Nurmagomedov, Conor McGregor immediately called for a rematch, leaving some fans perplexed.
Jorge Masvidal Says He Only Wants Ranked Opponents; Leon Edwards Responds 16, October 2018 - As is the new tradition in modern mixed martial arts, if you want someone’s attention then there’s no better way than to post your intentions on Twitter.
Gunnar Nelson Targets Return from Injury by End of Year 16, October 2018 - Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight Gunnar Nelson is finally eyeing a return to the Octagon by the end of the year according to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani who reported the news on Sunday.
Daniel Cormier Breaks Down Nurmagomedov’s Wrestling Technique From UFC 229 16, October 2018 - At UFC 229, Khabib Nurmagomedov continued to showcase just how effective his wrestling and top control game is, especially against a striker of the caliber of his opponent, Conor McGregor. Nurmagomedov controlled the fight from start to finish, smoth...
Alejandra Lara, Juliana Velasquez Added to Bellator MMA ‘Salute the Troops’ Card 16, October 2018 - Bellator MMA “Salute the Troops” in Hawaii continues to take shape as the California-based promotion has added Alejandra Lara vs. Juliana Velasquez to its Dec. 14 card.
Report: Golden Boy Promotions’ Proposed Card for Chuck Liddell-Tito Ortiz 3 15, October 2018 - MMAJunkie has obtained Golden Boy Promotions’ proposed lineup for its very first mixed martial arts card, which will be headlined by a trilogy fight between former Ultimate Fighting Championship light heavyweight kings Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz.
Tyron Woodley Details Hand Injury Suffered At UFC 228 15, October 2018 - Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight king Tyron Woodley recently opened up on the details of the hand injury he sustained at UFC 228, which ultimately forced him out of a potential title defense against Colby Covington at UFC 230 in New York.
Artem Lobov To Face Michael Johnson At UFC Moncton 15, October 2018 - Artem Lobov, who was originally scheduled to face Zubaira Tukhugov later this month at UFC Moncton, may have a new opponent in Michael Johnson. ESPN’s Ariel Helwani announced the pending matchup on Sunday, but noted that Johnson had not yet signed the ...
UFC Superstar Conor McGregor Attends Dallas Cowboys Game, Mingles with Owner Jerry Jones 15, October 2018 - It doesn’t appear as though Conor McGregor is spending much time feeling sorry for himself following his loss to Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229.
Cheick Kongo: It Would Be ‘Big Shame’ If I Didn’t’ Get to Fight for Bellator Heavyweight Belt 15, October 2018 - When Cheick Kongo was excluded from Bellator’s heavyweight grand prix – a bracket that featured a few natural light heavyweights – many believed that his penchant for less-than-thrilling performances was a factor.
Bellator President Scott Coker Addresses Rapper 50 Cent’s $2 Million Offer to Khabib Nurmagomedov 14, October 2018 - Rapper Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson may have a promotional and licensing agreement with Bellator MMA, but that doesn’t mean he speaks for the promotion when it comes to pursuing fighters from other organizations.
Bellator President Scott Coker Addresses 50 Cent’s $2 Million Offer to Khabib Nurmagomedov 14, October 2018 - Rapper Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson may have a promotional and licensing agreement with Bellator MMA, but that doesn’t mean he speaks for the promotion when it comes to pursuing fighters from other organizations.
Undefeated BAMMA Middleweight Fabian Edwards Signs Multi-Fight Deal with Bellator MMA 14, October 2018 - Undefeated middleweight Fabian Edwards has signed with Bellator MMA.
Scott Coker on Claims That Sonnen Threw Fight vs. Fedor: ‘That’s Just All Rubbish’ 14, October 2018 - Fedor Emelianenko booked his spot in the heavyweight grand prix final with a TKO victory over Chael Sonnen in the first round of the Bellator 208 main event at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y., on Saturday night.
Video: Fedor Emelianenko Gives Chael Sonnen Track Suit Following Bellator 208 Bout 14, October 2018 - Bellator 208 brought an end to the semifinals of the heavyweight grand prix, as Chael Sonnen and Fedor Emelianenko went at it to to determine who would face Ryan Bader for the vacant title early next year.
PFL 9 Sets Magalhaes-O’Connell, Schulte-Magomedov Tournament Finals on New Year’s Eve 14, October 2018 - Vinny Magalhaes has the look of a runaway train.