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UFC Vegas 50 video: Khalil Rountree demolishes Karl Roberson with vicious barrage of punches

Khalil Rountree Jr. chose violence on Saturday night as he put on a jaw-dropping performance to finish Karl Roberson at UFC Vegas 50. After a back and forth battle to start the fight, Rountree came out guns blazing in round two and overwhelmed Roberson with a massive hook followed by a devastating kick to the […]

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UFC Vegas 50 predictions, ‘Prelims’ undercard late preview | Santos vs Ankalaev

Fast-growing light heavyweight Magomed Ankalaev is looking to make a title case this Saturday night (March 12, 2022) when he meets the ultra-dangerous Thiago Santos in his first UFC main event. Also on the line for UFC Vegas 50, a bantamweight crossroads bout between Marlon Moraes and Song Yadong, with Alex Caceres putting his five-fight […]

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UFC Vegas 50 start time, how to watch, live stream, Santos vs Ankalaev

UFC Fight Night: Santos vs. Ankalaev airs live from the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on Saturday, March 12, making it Sunday, March 13 in Australia. Advertisement In the main event, former light heavyweight title challenger and No. 5 ranked Thiago Santos (22-9) is looking to earn the second straight victory over No. 6 Magomed […]

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Next we have: David Onama and Danaa Batgerel

Danaa Batgerel has won three fights in a row inside the UFC octagon – all first-round knockouts – as he prepares to face Chris Gutierrez in a battle of under-the-radar fighters in the one of the deepest splits in the promotion at the end of the month. Batgerel (5:26) kicks off this week’s edition of […]

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Conor McGregor wants to fight the “pitiful” Islam Makhachev

Conor McGregor (22-6 MMA) continues to keep his fans guessing when, where and who he will fight next as he continues his recovery process. After suffering a horrific leg injury in his last fight against Dustin Poirier at UFC 264, McGregor is excited to change his current narrative and show fans his “different fighting styles.” […]

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Maryna Moroz predicts rival Mariya Agapova’s head will be ‘mashed potatoes’ after UFC 272 grudge match

For the first time in two years, Maryna Moroz will compete inside the UFC octagon – and she will be doing it against a bitter rival. Moroz takes on former teammate Mariya Agapova at UFC 272. The event takes place March 5 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The rivalry between Moroz and Agapova has […]

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After hot start, Gregory Rodrigues vows to prove ‘I’m a dangerous guy for the division’ at UFC Vegas 49

The UFC middleweight division has Israel Adesanya sitting atop the mountain and a number of Brazilian talents looking to break into the rankings in the near future. Gregory Rodrigues is one of them, but he’s not afraid to rush through the ranks. Aside from Paulo Costa in the top 5 and Andre Muniz looking to […]

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Morning Report: Jorge Masvidal mulls rematch with ‘f*cking broom’ Nate Diaz: ‘I almost killed him’

Jorge Masvidal and Nate Diaz are two of the biggest personalities in the game. That, along with their exciting fighting styles, made their 2019 “BMF” title clash a sight fans had to see. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson even got an entree that night, so you just to know It was a big deal. In the […]

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UFC Vegas 48 weigh-in live stream

It’s a card for the hardcore this weekend. At the top of UFC Vegas 48 is a light heavyweight bout pitting Johnny Walker against Jamahal Hill, below that are busy fights by names most casuals would struggle to place. The co-main of this one is a catchweight bout between Kyle Daukaus and Jamie Pickett. Also […]

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Sam Alvey ‘not done fighting’ after UFC Vegas 47 loss, but admits he needs to ‘take a little break’

Sam Alvey says he’s not ready to call it a career just yet in an emotional post-fight statement this weekend. Alvey was submitted in the second round by short-notice opponent Brendan Allen last Saturday at UFC Vegas 47 to extend his UFC winless streak to eight fights, tying the longest streak in promotional history with […]

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UFC Vegas 47, The Morning After: Shavkat Rakhmonov is a real contender

Shavkat Rakhmonov is ready to fight the best welterweights in the world. He is not a prospect or a future competitor. He’s awesome right now, ready to fight any member of the welterweight elite. Not in a few fights or a few years – right now. Objectively, this proclamation is premature and unproven. After all, […]

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UFC Vegas 47 video: Jailton Almeida crushes Danilo Marques in debut, calls out Shogun Rua

The light heavyweight division itself has a new name to watch. Top Brazilian prospect Jailton Almeida (15-2) made short work of Danilo Marques (11-4) in his octagon debut at UFC Vegas 47, needing just under three minutes to crush Marques and beat him for a TKO victory. Look at Almeida’s impressive finish above. Afterwards, Almeida […]

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UFC Vegas 47 Predictions – MMA Fighting

The UFC kicks off February with a card that has devious appeal if you look at it in the right light. Saturday’s main event of UFC Vegas 47 shouldn’t require much selling as two compelling middleweight contenders have been booked to contest five rounds in a classic clash of styles. Jack Hermansson – No. 8 […]

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UFC Vegas 47 Odds: Latest Betting Lines & Play Guide | Hermansson v Strickland

The middleweight contenders are in the spotlight this Saturday night (February 5, 2022) when Sean Strickland and Jack Hermansson look to make their case for next weekend’s next winner’s crack between division champion Israel Adesanya and former 185-pound executive Robert Whittaker at UFC 271. In the co-main event of UFC Vegas 47, Hawaiian bruiser Punahele […]

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WATCH: When Nate Diaz fired up a Conor McGregor fan for unflattering comments about him ahead of UFC 202

Nate Diaz is one of the biggest superstars in mixed martial arts. He is a veteran of the sport and fans still tune in to watch him fight. Diaz is also a former UFC lightweight title contender. However, his popularity soared to new heights after UFC 196. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad Stockton’s […]

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Morning Report: Kamaru Usman manager wants Usman to face Israel Adesanya ‘if there’s enough money’

Last week we learned that UFC welterweight champion and current best pound-for-pound fighter in the sport Kamaru Usman, was considering jumping up to 205 pounds to challenge Jan Blachowicz for the heavyweight title. light. Well, now Usman’s manager hopes ‘The Nigerian Nightmare’ is aiming a bit lower, at 185 pounds to be exact. Speaking to […]

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Video: Kevin Holland appeals to internet troll after accepting online challenge

Kevin Holland is always the guy who makes jokes. But he doesn’t take fools lightly, especially when they target him on social media. Holland documented the result on Saturday when an internet troll who apparently believed his jiu-jitsu skills were superior to that of the UFC veteran issued an online challenge – and didn’t let […]

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William Knight to fight Maxim Grishin at UFC 271 after Ed Herman withdraws

UFC 271 is now closer than ever as January is nearly over. The event will take place on February 12 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. A middleweight championship bout between Israel Adesanya and Robert Whittaker will headline the event. ADVERTISING The article continues below this ad The UFC has set a new fight […]

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Alexander Volkanovski rips the “punching bag” Giga Chikadze: “I would have made it look really, really bad”

Alexander Volkanovski hopes Giga Chikadze learned a lesson in respect with his Saturday loss to Calvin Kattar at UFC Vegas 46. Volkanovski was the target of Chikadze’s ire last week after agreeing to defend his UFC featherweight title against late replacement Chan Sung Jung ahead of UFC Vegas 46. Chikadze blasted the defending champion for […]

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UFC Vegas 46 preview and best bets

MMA Betting Tips: UFC Vegas 46 3pts Joanderson Brito to win against Bill Algeo to 8/11 (General) 2pts Katlyn Chookagian wins by decision against Jennifer Maia at 10/11 (PaddyPower, Betfair) 1pt Court McGee to win by decision against Ramiz Brahimaj at 19/10 (William Hill) Sky Bet Odds | power of rice | Betfair sports betting […]

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UFC Vegas 46 loses 2 matches; Kevin Croom targeted to face Brian Kelleher

UFC Vegas 46 has undergone even more changes. Saidyokub Kakhramonov was forced out of his fight on Saturday for undisclosed reasons, but his opponent Brian Kelleher is expected to remain on the card with Kevin Croom in talks to take the fight, which would be at featherweight. Several people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans […]

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Conor McGregor posts absolutely insane photo with wolf jacket – leaves fans puzzled

Conor McGregor is currently one of the biggest stars in combat sports in the world. He’s a fighter people love to watch, and while the Irishman is a polarizing figure, he’s a real star. McGregor is one of the main reasons the UFC has become the brand it is today. ADVERTISING The article continues under […]

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Andre Ewell aims to win bonus money against Charles Jourdain at UFC Vegas 45: ‘It’s gonna be a banger’ –

Andre Ewell always knew he would end up fighting at featherweight in the UFC, he just didn’t think it would happen so soon. At UFC Vegas 45, Ewell will drop to 145 pounds to face Charles Jourdain. It’s a long, drawn-out move as Ewell says he would throw up to get bantamweight, so he’s looking […]

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X factor! Some UFC Vegas 45 Main Card Predictions

This weekend (Saturday, December 18, 2021), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will return to UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, for UFC Vegas 45. After the excellent pay-per-view (PPV) from last week, the promotion will return to the comfort of its own facilities for one final ‘Fight Night‘ event. It might not be the biggest event […]

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Chris Curtis wants Dusko Todorovic to fight to avenge the loss of his friend Maki Pitolo

Chris Curtis has a little revenge in mind. The affable veteran – now 2-0 in the UFC after a TKO victory over Brendan Allen last Saturday at UFC Vegas 44 – paid close attention to another middleweight fight on the same card with his friend and partner training Maki Pitolo and Dusko Todorovic. In the […]

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Morning report: Ciryl Gane plans to ‘manage power’ for Francis Ngannou, interested in Jon Jones fight in 2022

2021 is almost over, which means the heavyweight title fight between current champion Francis Ngannou and interim champion Ciryl Gane is fast approaching. And with UFC 270 looming, the interim champ feels very good about his chances of becoming the undisputed baddest man on the planet early in his career. “I just started the sport, […]

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Chris Curtis finds Brendan Allen’s rivalry with teammate Sean Strickland “bizarre”, plans to end Allen at UFC Vegas 44

Chris Curtis is somewhat familiar with UFC Vegas 44 opponent Brendan Allen, given that Curtis’ close friend and teammate Sean Strickland has already defeated him. Allen has called for a rematch with Strickland since his third round loss by TKO in November 2020. Curtis will now step in to face Allen on short notice this […]

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UFC Vegas 44 Predictions – MMA Fighting

Another fight card, another chance to see the majestic José Aldo in action. Aldo’s 17th year of professional fighting career will soon be crowned with a showdown with another elite opponent as he takes on fellow bantamweight Rob Font in the main event of UFC Vegas 44 on Saturday. It feels like since we first […]

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UFC Vegas 44 card preview Brad Riddell’s full fight against Rafael Fiziev

Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Lightweight kickboxers Brad Riddell and Rafael Fiziev take the plunge this weekend (Saturday, December 4, 2021) at UFC Vegas 44 inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Sometimes a match just has to happen. Riddell and Fiziev are former training partners and have both expressed interest in only meeting each other […]

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UFC Vegas 44: Brad Riddell vs. Rafael Fiziev: prediction and analysis

The main UFC Vegas 44 co-event will be between Brad Riddell and Rafael Fiziev. Both men are ranked in the top 15 in the lightweight division and are the top two prospects. They will be looking to get the W and enter the top 10. ADVERTISING The article continues under this ad Brad Riddell is […]

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Israel head coach Adesanya explains why he lost respect for “Hollywood” Khabib Nurmagomedov and his team

Eugene Bareman would love to see Khabib Nurmagomedov and his team go back to their old ways. Baremen, the head coach of many top fighters including UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, isn’t usually the type to call someone out for anything. One of his fighters, Brad Riddell, is set to face Rafael Fiziev in the […]

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Kyle Daukaus vs. Roman Dolidze removed from UFC Vegas 42 card

A middleweight bout between Kyle Daukaus and Roman Dolidze has been removed from Saturday’s upcoming UFC Vegas 42 card to be held at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. Several sources confirmed to MMA Fighting that the COVID-19 protocols linked to the Dolidze camp were ultimately the reason the fight was called off. Unfortunately, due to […]

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Fright of the Night II: Ranking October’s Scariest Combat Sports Injury (Again!)

(DISCLAIMER: Graphic images and videos throughout this article) Happy Halloween everyone! It’s that time of year again. The moment I scour the internet looking for the scariest injuries in combat sports that took place during the month of October and compile them into a list for your viewing pleasure (or disgust ??? … I’m sorry) […]

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UFC 270 fight card: Ngannou vs. Gane to headline with two title fights

A UFC heavyweight title unifier between undisputed champion Francis Ngannou and interim title holder Ciryl Gane is official for UFC 270 on January 22. The promotion announced the headliner a la carte at the UFC Vegas 41 Main Card on Saturday, confirming that Ngannou vs. Gane will take place at the Honda Center in Anaheim, […]

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UFC Vegas 41 bonus: Marvin Vettori captures $ 50,000 for Main Events War

Marvin Vettori delivered the goods earlier tonight (Saturday, October 23, 2021) at UFC Vegas 41 live on ESPN + from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, when “Italian Dream” outscored Paulo Costa with a victory by unanimous decision (highlights HERE). In addition to the main event slobberknocker, a collection of UFC Vegas 41 fights caught […]

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Israel Adesanya calls Paulo Costa ‘broken’ ahead of UFC Vegas 41

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya doesn’t think Paulo Costa is up to the task ahead of his fight against Marvin Vettori at UFC Vegas 41. Costa vs. Vettori is an important fight in the UFC middleweight division as both fighters look to win another blow against Adesanya. Both fighters have similar styles and both suffer […]

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UFC bantamweight Irwin Rivera released after attempted murder charges

Irwin Rivera has been released from custody after being granted parole by a Florida judge following the UFC bantamweight arrest in January. Rivera was released Tuesday afternoon in Florida following a Monday court ruling that saw a judge approve the fighter’s not guilty plea on grounds of insanity. MMA Fighting has confirmed release with the […]

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Bruno Silva wants another ‘fantastic’ dance with Bruce Buffer after UFC Vegas 40 win

Bruno Silva is by no means neglecting his UFC Vegas 40 opponent, Andrew Sanchez, but looks forward to celebrating his victory again alongside UFC announcer Bruce Buffer. “Blindado” admits he had a bit of octagonal nervousness ahead of his promotional debut in June, though he didn’t feel any extra “pressure” when he fought – and […]

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UFC Vegas 40 Predictions – MMA Fighting

There’s no coating: UFC Vegas 40 is a weak card, at least in terms of name recognition and implications for the contestants. In fact, this is not entirely true. The de facto main event starring Aspen Ladd and Norma Dumont – reunited following Holly Holm’s injury withdrawal – could actually produce a UFC title challenger, […]

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UFC headliner Dumont “struggles to survive”: “I don’t have $ 50 to lose”

Featherweight competitor Norma Dumont is set to play her very first fight in the UFC main event, and the timing couldn’t have been better for the Brazilian. Paired with hopeful Aspen Ladd for next Saturday’s UFC Vegas 40, she has high hopes for the outcome of the fight. In an interview with Combate, Dumont commented […]

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James Krause laments coaching error in Tim Elliott’s loss to UFC Vegas 39 that will ‘haunt me’

James Krause takes some of the blame for Tim Elliott’s latest loss. On the main card at UFC Vegas 39 on Saturday, Elliott gave up a unanimous decision to Matheus Nicolau after three competitive rounds of back-and-forth. While both fighters had their moments, the judges saw Nicolau as having a slight advantage thanks to a […]

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Morning Report: Justin Gaethje in fight with Michael Chandler: “He’s gonna be a shy soul when he starts shooting for the legs”

With his return in less than a month, Justin Gaethje is chomping at the bit to get into the cage. Next month, Justin Gaethje returns to the Octagon for the first time in over a year when he faces Michael Chandler in a lightweight bout at UFC 268. It’s a fight fans have been speculating […]

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Jim Miller targeted to welcome newcomer Erick Gonzalez to UFC Vegas 40

After 37 appearances in the Octagon, Jim Miller is still ready to fight absolutely anyone the UFC puts in front of him. Several people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans have confirmed to MMA Fighting that a light clash between Miller and promotional newcomer Erick Gonzalez is in focus for UFC Vegas 40, which takes […]

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UFC Vegas 39 start time, how to watch, live stream, Dern vs Rodriguez

UFC Fight Night: Dern vs Rodriguez airs live from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday October 9, making it Sunday October 10 in Australia. Advertisement In the main event, Mackenzie Dern takes on Marina Rodriguez at the women’s strawweight. Dern (11-1) has won five of her previous fights, most recently defeating Nina Nunes […]

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With Sam Hughes out, Loopy Godinez welcomes newcomer Silvana Gomez Juarez to UFC Vegas 39

Loopy Godinez will still be competing this Saturday in Las Vegas, but she will now face a newcomer in promotion. Sources familiar with the situation have confirmed to MMA Fighting that Godinez, who was originally scheduled to face Sam Hughes, will now face Silvana Gomez Juarez at UFC Vegas 39, which takes place at APEX. […]

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UFC Vegas 38 Tweets: Fighters Respond To Kevin Holland’s No-Contest Against Kyle Daukaus

Instant replay was put to the test on Saturday at UFC Vegas 38 after an accidental head-to-head clash marred Kevin Holland’s submission by Kyle Daukaus. Referee Dan Miragliotta requested a rerun of the Nevada Athletic Commission replay official even before Daukaus sank into a choke in the back as a result of the accidental foul, […]

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Johnny Walker thinks he’s John Kavanagh’s new “project” for UFC greatness

Coach John Kavanagh rose to prominence as an MMA coach by leading Conor McGregor to winning two UFC championship belts, and Johnny Walker is enjoying similar success for him under his tutelage. The UFC light heavyweight talent has trained all over the world throughout his MMA career and is happy to call Dublin home and […]

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UFC Vegas 38 Weigh-in Results, Overall Main Event, 3 Heavy Fighters, 1 Out Fight

Former light heavyweight title challenger Thiago Santos (21-9) weighed 206 for his UFC Vegas 38 main event fight against Johnny Walker, who showed 204.5. The pair face off in a UFC Apex live five-round headlining MMA event in Las Vegas on Saturday October 2, making it Sunday October 3 in the UK and Australia. Advertisement […]

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Thiago Santos: “newbie” Jake Paul “gets knocked out” if he boxes Anderson Silva

YouTube star Jake Paul is 4-0 in boxing, a short term that already includes wins over former MMA champions Tyron Woodley and Ben Askren. Still, Thiago Santos doesn’t seem very impressed. Speaking on a recent episode of MMA Fighting‘s Portuguese-language podcast Trocação Franca, the former UFC light heavyweight contender revealed his interest in challenging “a […]

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Fighter on Fighter: Breaking down Johnny Walker from UFC Vegas 38

Explosive savage man Johnny Walker takes on Muay Thai specialist Thiago Santos this Saturday (October 2, 2021) at UFC Vegas 38 inside UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada. Walker has only six fights in his UFC career, but the Brazilian has developed quite a reputation. The No.10 ranked light heavyweight contender has scored some dramatic […]

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MMA Preview – Aspen Ladd vs. Macy Chiasson at UFC Vegas 38

Select the sports you want to hear about and TSZ will send the best previews, analysis and predictions straight to your inbox. Register today! FACTS ABOUT ASPEN LADD VS MACY CHIASSON When is UFC Vegas 38? saturday 2sd October 2021 -21: 00 start (UK) Where is UFC Vegas 38? UFC APEX, Company, Nevada (United States) […]

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UFC Vegas 38 Weigh-in Video

At the UFC Vegas 38 weigh-ins, all 26 fighters on Saturday’s Las Vegas fight card are expected to step on the scales on Friday for the event at UFC APEX. MMA Fighting will feature highlights from the above official weigh-in when available. In the main event, light heavyweights Thiago Santos and Johnny Walker cannot weigh […]

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With Diego Ferreira out, Grant Dawson heads to the UFC event on October 23 to meet Ricky Glenn

Grant Dawson will compete in October after all. Sources familiar with the situation have confirmed to MMA Fighting that a light clash between Dawson and Ricky Glenn is scheduled for the UFC event on October 23 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. MMA DNA was the first to report the reservation. Dawson was originally scheduled […]

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UFC Vegas 37: Smith vs. Spann – Unofficial Awards

UFC Vegas 37 came and went. While it was a long and arduous journey through all 14 fights, it ended up being a fun journey. There were eight arrivals, no real smells, and a few moments that jumped off the screen. The biggest development saw Anthony Smith turn down Ryan Spann in the main event, […]

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Nighttime broadcast of UFC Vegas 37 MMA! – Daily Movie

UFC action returns on September 18 at APEX in Las Vegas. The headliner for UFC Vegas 37 is former light heavyweight title challenger Anthony Smith against Ryan Spann. In the main co-event, Ion Cutelaba is pretty much assured of the action and he’ll take on Devin Clark. Jim Miller’s astonishing 38th fight in the UFC […]

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Adrian Yanez vs. Davey Grant for UFC November 20 event

The bantamweight will collide in November in hopes of getting closer to the top 15. Several people with knowledge of the promotion’s plans have confirmed to MMA Fighting that a clash between Adrian Yanez and Davey Grant will take place at the UFC event on November 20. While the location and venue has yet to […]

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Start time of UFC Vegas 37, which fights tonight at ‘Smith vs Spann’ in Las Vegas

After a week off, the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to UFC Apex in Las Vegas, Nevada, tonight (Saturday, September 18, 2021) to host UFC Vegas 37. event will be a light heavyweight bout between Anthony Smith and Ryan Spann, while Devin Clark will take on Ion Cutelaba in the co-feature of the evening. What’s […]

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Albert Duraev targeted for UFC debut against Alessio Di Chirico at UFC 267

Albert Duraev didn’t want to wait long for his first UFC assignment after an impressive victory over Dana White’s Contender Series last Tuesday, and he got his wish. Sources familiar with the situation confirmed to MMA Fighting that a clash between Duraev and Alessio Di Chirico was targeted for UFC 267. The card will take […]

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UFC Vegas 37 Weigh-in Video

In the weigh-ins at UFC Vegas 37, all 28 fighters on Saturday’s Las Vegas fight card are expected to step on the scales on Friday for the event at UFC APEX. MMA Fighting will have live video of the proceedings when available, courtesy of Ag. Struggle. In the main event, light heavyweights Anthony Smith and […]

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Molly McCann-Pearson Exstatic Over 50K Fight Bonus: “I came from nothing”

Get real-time updates straight to your device, subscribe now. Subscribe Most of us wouldn’t complain about an extra $ 50,000 in our pocket, but Molly McCann’s emotional response to her Performance of the Night bonus was something to see. In a recent interview with Ariel Helwani MMA Time, Molly “Meatball” McCann spoke about her upbringing […]

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Molly McCann explains her emotional reaction to the $ 50,000 bonus: “I came from nothing”

When Molly McCann learned she would receive a $ 50,000 “Performance of the Night” bonus after UFC Vegas 36, the cheerful and emotional reaction that followed was more than just an extra paycheck. As she screamed and cried on a Las Vegas street, filmed by a teammate, MMA fans saw someone who finally felt like […]

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Paddy Pimblett reacts to first UFC win, announces ‘new king is here’

Paddy Pimblett’s UFC debut was not perfect. But according to the British star, nothing was going to stop him from securing a victory at UFC Vegas 36. “It was never going to go wrong,” Pimblett said at the post-fight press conference for Saturday’s event in Las Vegas. “It’s my destiny.” Pimblett admitted to being on […]

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Giga Chikadze Hosts Hitting Clinic To End Edson Barboza In UFC Vegas 35 Main Event, Max Holloway Calls

Giga Chikadze called himself the top forward in the featherweight division and took a big step to prove it with his victory in the main event of UFC Vegas 35. Taking on one of the nastiest knockout artists in UFC history at Edson Barboza on Saturday night, Chikadze hosted a clinic while showcasing a range […]

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UFC Vegas 35 results: Barboza vs. Chikadze

MMA Fighting has UFC Vegas 35 results for Barboza vs. Chikadze fight card, a live blog post from the main event, and Live UFC Vegas 35 Twitter updates. In the main event, Edson Barboza and Giga Chikadze will compete in a featherweight contest. Also on the program, Bryan Battle and Gilbert Urbina will compete for […]

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“I’ve been so broke my whole life because of this sport” – UFC co-star reacts to POTN bonus

Due to a multitude of fight cancellations, for a myriad of reasons, Cheyanne Buys found herself in the co-main event slot of UFC Vegas 33 last night. There the strawweight, who was only making his second UFC appearance, was paired with Gloria de Paula. Buys maximized his moment in the spotlight with a sensational header […]

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Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw tonight?

UFC Vegas 32, scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 24, will see the return of former two-time UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw against No.2 contender Cory Sandhagen in the main event. TJ Dillashaw returns to the Octagon after serving a two-year suspension imposed on him following a positive EPO test. His last outing was […]

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UFC Vegas 32 Start Time Live Stream How To Watch Sandhagen vs Dillashaw Card

UFC Fight Night: Sandhagen vs Dillashaw is broadcast live from UFC Apex in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday July 24 in the United States, making it Sunday July 25 in Australia. The battle map includes thirteen battles in total. Advertisement In the main event, Cory Sandhagen takes on former two-time UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw. […]

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TJ Dillashaw explains why he thinks Cory Sandhagen is a tougher test than Dominick Cruz

Like most UFC bantamweight, TJ Dillashaw couldn’t get past the elusive Dominick Cruz. However, he believes that fighting his former teammate Cory Sandhagen will be an even more difficult test to pass. The former bantamweight champion revealed that he trained with Sandhagen at Elevation Fight Team to prepare for Cruz due to the similarity of […]

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Dana White’s 2021 Contender Series season officially kicks off August 31

Dana White’s Contender series is officially slated for its fifth season and will debut later this summer. The UFC announced the return of the series on UFC Vegas 31, which begins August 31. The promotion revealed that four additional cards will also take place every Tuesday throughout September. Headlining the first event of the season […]

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UFC Vegas 31 results: Makhachev vs. Moises

MMA Fighting has UFC Vegas 31 results for the Makhachev vs Moises fight card, live blogging from the top two fights, and Live UFC Vegas 31 Twitter updates. In the main event, Islam Makhachev and Thiago Moises will face off in a crucial light battle. Makhachev won seven consecutive fights, while Moises racked up three […]

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Knock out! Rodriguez force-feeds Parsons joint sandwiches at UFC Vegas 31

Daniel Rodriguez was initially supposed to face Abubakar Nurmagomedov at UFC Vegas 31, but an injury changed things and placed him in front of Octagon newcomer Preston Parsons. And while Parsons was a play dance partner, Rodriguez was just too heavy for him, finishing him with ground strikes at 3:47 of the first round. The […]

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Lewis vs. Gane, Makhachev vs. Moisés, Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw, and more

Looking for the best way to stream UFC live? Well you have come to the right place because we have all the details for you here. Clashes like Lewis against Gane, Makhachev against Moisés, Sandhagen vs. Dillashaw, and many more are set to take off in the summer of 2021, and we’re here to make […]

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Renato Moicano wants Gregor Gillespie next because ‘nobody wants to fight this guy’ in UFC

Renato Moicano wants a big step forward in the competition after a submission victory over Jai Herbert at UFC Vegas 30. The Brazilian talent, who improved to 2-1 as a lightweight with a pair of strangled finishes at the back, was happy to finally deliver a good performance since rising to 155 pounds in the […]

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3 reasons Ciryl Gane will continue his unbeaten streak at UFC Vegas 30 & 2 reasons he won’t

The main event of UFC Vegas 30 this weekend is a seductive clash between heavyweights Ciryl Gane, third in the standings, and Alexander Volkov, fifth. With Stipe Miocic’s return to the Octagon yet to be determined and Jon Jones locked in a salary dispute with the UFC, the winner of this fight won’t be far […]

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Marlon Vera “not desperate” to fight Dominick Cruz: “It was he who rose in the rankings”

For UFC bantamweight Marlon Vera, a call from ex-champ Dominick Cruz after UFC Vegas 29 was strictly a bargain. Cruz called the winner of Vera’s “Fight of the Night” on Saturday in Las Vegas and was again put on the spot by a fighter hoping to increase his stock. Vera said it was just a […]

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Why Dan Ige has an advantage over Chan Sung Jung

After an exciting UFC 263, we’re turning the page on UFC Vegas 29, a 14-fight card featuring athletes from 13 countries. Last week there was a spacious 30 foot octagon in Glendale, Arizona. On Saturday, the fighters will face off in the 25-foot cage. It is a substantial difference. Chan Sung Jung +105 vs. Dan […]

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Tim Means vs. Danny Roberts retired from UFC Vegas 29; Now means fights at UFC Vegas 30

A welterweight bout between Tim Means and Danny Roberts has been taken off the UFC Vegas 29 card scheduled to take place this Saturday at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. UFC officials confirmed the news to MMA Fighting on Tuesday. Roberts has been taken off the map due to COVID-19 protocols and he will have […]

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3 fights to look forward to and 2 fights that are likely to disappoint at UFC 263

June’s biggest MMA event is just around the corner. UFC 263 is shaping up to be a memorable pay-per-view event as it features two title fights and a historic fight that will see the return of one of UFC’s biggest stars. Needless to say, UFC 263 is a must-have watch for die-hard MMA fans and […]

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Weili Zhang explains why she first “felt aggrieved” by stopping UFC 261

Weili Zhang was knocked out by Rose Namajunas in UFC 261, but Zhang “felt aggrieved” by the stoppage, protesting to the referee that the bout had been stopped too soon. Zhang struggled to come to terms with the result because of all the hard work she put into training to be eliminated within two minutes […]

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UFC Vegas 28 results: Roman Dolidze takes unanimous decision victory over Laureano Staropoli

It won’t end on any highlight reel, but Roman Dolidze did enough to earn his first middleweight victory at UFC Vegas 28 anyway. Using a heavy game plan, Dolidze controlled Laureano Staropoli against the cage for almost 15 minutes to win a unanimous decision. The scorecards are all set 30-27 for Dolidze, who returns to […]

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Francisco Trinaldo explains move to 170 pounds, says it’s not an ‘easy fight’ even for heavyweights

Longtime veteran of the game with 33 professional fights in multiple weight classes, Francisco Trinaldo, 42, sees his UFC Vegas 28 fight on Saturday night as the start of a new journey. Nine years after joining the UFC via The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 1 As a middleweight and scoring big wins against Paul Felder, Jim […]

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UFC Vegas 28 Predictions – MMA Fighting

Four heavyweights will make their way to the cage to close out Saturday’s UFC Vegas 28 card, but what exactly is at stake for them? In the main event, Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Augusto Sakai both look to bounce back from their losses. Rozenstruik was clearly edged out by Ciryl Gane in five rounds in his […]

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Rob Font lays out UFC plan: fight winner TJ Dillashaw against Cory Sandhagen, then fight for the belt

Image Credit: UFC UFC bantamweight Rob Font laid out his plan, which includes the fight against winner TJ Dillashaw against Cory Sandhagen and then the fight for the belt. Font comes off the biggest UFC career victory to date, a five-round unanimous decision victory over former champion Cody Garbrandt at UFC Vegas 27. With four […]

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UFC Vegas 28 Fight Card: Rozenstruik vs. Sakai

The UFC Vegas 28 fight card will feature plenty of fights, including a heavyweight clash to title the card. Jairzinho Rozenstruik and Augusto Sakai anchor the 14 fight card on June 5 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. Rozenstruik (11-2) will look to bounce back from his UFC Vegas 20 unanimous decision loss to Ciryl […]

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Petr Yan Responds To Rob Font Call: ‘You Couldn’t Even Knock Out Cody No Chin’

Former UFC bantamweight champion Petr Yan doesn’t look like he’s fighting Rob Font just yet. Font slipped into the picture of the 135-pound title with a decisive victory over fellow former bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt at UFC Vegas 27 last Saturday. It was the fourth consecutive victory for Font – a veteran who also holds […]

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Paul Felder explains his decision to retire: “That spark that I need to fight … it just wasn’t there anymore”

Paul Felder has refused to become a cautionary tale about a fighter who has been in the sport for too long. Although still ranked among the best lightweight in the world, the 37-year-old veteran began to realize that his days in mixed martial arts were numbered when he was no longer excited to go to […]

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UFC Vegas 27 in Tweets: Pros respond to Rob Font win over Cody Garbrandt

Going to UFC Vegas 27, fans expected fireworks between bantamweight contenders Rob Font and Cody Garbrandt. As Garbrandt looked to secure his second straight victory while stopping the Font surge, the pair looked set for an all-out brawl inside the Octagon. But after 25 minutes of action, it was Font who left with the unilateral […]

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UFC Vegas 27 results: Ricardo Ramos performs heavy to beat Bill Algeo

Ricardo Ramos had eight eliminations in three rounds to win a unanimous decision over Bill Algeo at UFC Vegas 27. Time and time again, Ramos was able to close the distance, get inside, and crash Algeo to the canvas as he tried to seek submissions to end the fight. While Algeo survived until the final […]