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Curtis Blaydes

Curtis Blaydes on Jon Jones: ‘I could put him away’

Curtis Blaydes doesn't think Jon Jones would fare too well at heavyweight. Jones has hinted at a possible move to heavyweight for quite some time...
Kamaru Usman, Jorge Masvidal

Colby Covington doubts Jorge Masvidal will sign contract to fight Kamaru Usman

Colby Covington thinks Jorge Masvidal vs. Kamaru Usman won't happen as expected. Following Masvidal and Usman's confrontation at radio row during Super Bowl week, Dana...
Scott Holtzman

Scott Holtzman says it’s ‘surreal’ to fight Jim Miller, believes win puts him in...

Scott Holtzman is set for the biggest fight of his career at UFC Rio Rancho when he fights one of the OGs of MMA...
Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards believes he’s in Tyron Woodley’s head, might walk out to former champ’s...

Leon Edwards knows Tyron Woodley did not want to come to London and believes he was forced into doing so. He also believes he...
Corey Anderson, Jan Blachowicz

UFC Rio Rancho | Pro fighters make their picks for Corey Anderson vs. Jan...

In the main event of UFC Rio Rancho, Corey Anderson rematches Jan Blachowicz in a potential number one contender bout at light heavyweight. Heading...
Montana De La Rosa

Montana De La Rosa says it’s ‘nerve-wracking and exciting’ to share card with husband

Montana and Mark De La Rosa will make history at UFC Rio Rancho this Saturday as they will become the first wife and husband...
Devin Clark

Devin Clark changed mental approach to fighting: ‘I’m prepared to hurt people now’

Devin Clark has yet to get a UFC finish but says that will change at UFC Rio Rancho this weekend. Clark was expected to take...
Hector Lombard

Hector Lombard says fans can expect ‘brutality’ in BKFC debut, eyes dream fight with...

Hector Lombard will finally make his Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship debut this Saturday against David Mundell. The two will headline BKFC 10 in Fort Lauderdale,...
Andrea Lee

Andrea Lee explains why she’ll appeal controversial UFC 247 decision

UFC 247 was filled with great moments on Saturday night, but it was also mired in controversy when it came to the judging and...
james-krause, Joe Soliz

James Krause believes he beat Trevin Giles at UFC 247, says he’s willing to...

James Krause had a crazy weekend in Houston, to say the least. The UFC welterweight arrived in Houston on Wednesday to corner Youssef Zalal but...
Leon Edwards Kamaru Usman

Leon Edwards confident he would dethrone Kamaru Usman if he gets rematch

Leon Edwards is looking to rematch Kamaru Usman and is confident he would dethrone the champion. Edwards and Usman fought back at UFC on Fox...
Jan Blachowicz

Jan Blachowicz says he’ll get title shot with win over Anderson, confident he’d finish...

Jan Blachowicz always wanted to rematch Corey Anderson. The two first fought back at UFC 191 where it was Anderson who used his wrestling to...
Georges St-Pierre, Chael Sonnen

Mirsad Bektic believes teammate Georges St-Pierre will fight again

Mirsad Bektic believes his Tristar teammate Georges St-Pierre will fight inside the Octagon again. St-Pierre has not fought since he submitted Michael Bisping at UFC...
Dan Ige

Part-time manager Dan Ige aims to show the world what he’s capable of as...

For many in the combat sports world, the name Dan Ige was familiar even before the featherweight was in the UFC. He works under...
Jorge Masvidal, Colby Covington

Colby Covington proclaims himself Jorge Masvidal’s ‘daddy’

Colby Covington believes Jorge Masvidal won't do a thing when they cross paths at American Top Team. Following Covington's TKO loss to Kamaru Usman at...
Valentina Shevchenko, Katlyn Chookagian

UFC 247 | Pro fighters make their picks for Valentina Shevchenko vs. Katlyn Chookagian...

In the co-main event of UFC 247, Valentina Shevchenko is looking to defend her flyweight title for a third time when she battles Katlyn...
Jon Jones, Dominick Reyes, UFC 247

UFC 247 | Pro fighters make their picks for Jon Jones vs. Dominick Reyes...

In the main event of UFC 247, Jon Jones is looking to defend his light heavyweight belt once again when he battles Dominick Reyes....
Leon Edwards

Leon Edwards makes prediction for Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal fight

Leon Edwards is not a fan of Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal's altercation at Radio Row during Super Bowl week. The two were doing radio...
Ilir Latifi

Ilir Latifi says he’s coming for the heavyweight division and it starts with Derrick...

Ilir Latifi always wanted to fight Derrick Lewis and now he has gotten his wish. On the main card of UFC 247, Latifi will move...
Mirsad Bektic

Mirsad Bektic looking to put losses and injuries behind him in 2020: ‘It was...

Mirsad Bektic admits after losing to Josh Emmett in July it was hard for him mentally. Bektic made his return to the Octagon for the...
Kevin Lee, Bernie Sanders, Charles Oliveira, UFC Brasilia

Kevin Lee plans to remind Charles Oliveira that he’s in ‘the big leagues now’...

Kevin Lee did not expect to be fighting Charles Oliveira next but is excited about the scrap. In the main event of UFC Brasilia on...
Josh Thomson

Newly retired Josh Thomson opens up on future plans

This week on his Weighing In podcast, Josh Thomson announced his official retirement from fighting. “I can say that I’m officially retired,” Thomson began. “I realized I...
Montel Jackson

Montel Jackson explains inspiration behind memorable UFC Raleigh walkout

While there were two big events in the MMA world on Saturday night — UFC on ESPN+ 24 and Bellator 238 — Montel Jackson...
Ryan LaFlare

After brief retirement, UFC veteran Ryan LaFlare looking to sign with PFL and fight...

Ryan LaFlare is looking to end his retirement. LaFlare went 7-3 in UFC and headlined a card against Demian Maia and had a notable win...
Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee says Islam Makhachev can ‘still get it’ after he fights Charles Oliveira

Kevin Lee has made it clear he is looking to sign two bout agreements at once. Lee is set to headline UFC Brasilia against Charles...
Alexander Gustafsson

Ilir Latifi believes teammate Alexander Gustafsson will fight again ‘very soon’

Ilir Latifi expects Alexander Gustafsson to fight again soon. Shortly after Gustafsson was submitted by Anthony Smith in the main event of UFC Stockholm he...
Samuel Toscano

Teacher by day, fighter by night: The story of Samuel Toscano

Amongst the most hardcore of fight fans, interest is growing in an extremely brutal combat sport: Lethwei. Also called Burmese bare knuckle boxing, Lethwei...
Sodiq Yusuff, UFC 246

Sodiq Yusuff says UFC 246 win over Andre Fili made him a top guy...

Sodiq Yusuff is now a perfect 4-0 inside the Octagon, and ranked in the featherweight top-15. At UFC 246, Yusuff competed in the biggest fight...