Junior Boya was in the right place at the right time, and now he’s the new Jungle Fight interim flyweight champion.
UFC and Bellator veteran Paul Daley made a successful return to Cage Warriors Fighting Championship on Saturday night, scoring a first-round technical knockout over Lukasz Chlewicki in the CWFC 57 main event.
Brendan Schaub and Matt Mitrione have a new fight date, as the heavyweights will collide Sept. 21 at UFC 165.
Transgender fighter Fallon Fox will return to the Championship Fighting Alliance cage on Oct. 12 when she squares off with Ashlee Evans-Smith in the CFA women’s featherweight tournament finals.
New champions and head-kick stoppages were the one-two punch for Legacy FC 21, as Matt Hobar and William “Bubba” Bush both took home promotional gold, while Leonard Garcia and Holly Holm authored highlight-reel knockouts Friday night at the Arena Theater in Houston.
Bellator’s Season 9 welterweight tournament will kick off Sept. 20, when Bellator 100 takes place at Grand Canyon University Arena in Phoenix.
Bellator’s second event of Season 9 will be headlined by a light heavyweight bout between former IFL champion Vladimir Matyushenko and ex-Bellator ruler Christian M’Pumbu.
Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. won this year’s “Best Fighter” ESPY on Wednesday night, topping both Anderson Silva and Jon Jones at ESPN’s annual award show.
American talent Andrew Leone will step in for Yasuhiro Urushitani to compete in the One FC 10 headliner.
After Chris Weidman knocked out Anderson Silva on July 6, one topic of post-fight conversation centered on how the Brazilian’s defeat had ruined potential matchups against Jon Jones and Georges St. Pierre.