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Colby Covington, Donald Trump

Colby Covington slams UFC for ‘slave labor negotiations’

Colby Covington is once again butting heads with the UFC. The former interim welterweight champ was expected to challenge Kamaru Usman for the undisputed welterweight...
Tristan Connelly

UFC Vancouver winner Tristan Connelly eyeing return to lightweight — unless Diego Sanchez wants...

Tristan Connelly made his name known at UFC Vancouver. The Canadian was stepping up on short notice to take on Michel Pereira. He would...
Ryan Bader, Cheick Kongo, Bellator 226

Cheick Kongo opens up on controversial Ryan Bader fight

Cheick Kongo was fighting for the heavyweight title against Ryan Bader in the main event of Bellator 226. It was a chance for the...
Agilan Thani

Agilan Thani ready to topple another veteran in Yushin Okami

Agilan Thani entered the year 2019 on shaky ground. The Malaysian welterweight had been stopped in his last two fights of 2018, first succumbing...
Al Iaquinta

Al Iaquinta says Cowboy loss provided ‘wake-up call’

Back in May, in the main event of UFC Ottawa, New York's Al Iaquinta stepped into the cage with the dangerous Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone....
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa trashes ‘skinny clown’ Israel Adesanya, says Dana White has promised him next...

Paulo Costa will be in attendance at UFC 243 in Melbourne, Australia. But, he will not be there as a backup fighter to weigh-in....
Cris Cyborg, Joe Rogan, Dana White

Cris Cyborg believes women’s featherweight is ‘one of the deepest in terms of talent’

Cris Cyborg officially signed with Bellator two weeks ago. The former UFC featherweight champion was released from the Las Vegas-based promotion after her UFC...
Colby Covington, Donald Trump

Colby Covington loyal to ATT, but acknowledges he might have to leave

Colby Covington's list of allies at American Top Team is getting shorter and shorter. After alienating many of the gym's Brazilian fighters with his...
Al Iaquinta

Al Iaquinta critiques Poirier’s performance, talks Nurmagomedov’s next move

As one of the top contenders in the UFC lightweight division, New York's Al Iaquinta was watching last weekend's Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier...
Colby Covington

Colby Covington details surprising beginning of Jorge Masvidal beef

Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal have been friends for a long time, but the pair's relationship has recently curdled. As both fighters close in on...
UFC Vancouver, Donald Cerrone, Justin Gaethje

UFC Vancouver | Pro fighters make their picks for Donald Cerrone vs. Justin Gaethje

In the main event of UFC Vancouver, two fan favorites will collide as Donald Cerrone will take on Justin Gaethje. 'Cowboy' is looking to...
Paulo Costa

Paulo Costa believes he is ‘the toughest fight in the division’ after beating Yoel...

Paulo Costa picked up the biggest win of his career at UFC 241 when he beat Yoel Romero. The win improved his record to...
Marvin Vettori

Marvin Vettori vows to show Andrew Sanchez ‘there are levels to this’

Marvin Vettori is confident his UFC Vancouver opponent Andrew Sanchez is not on his level. Vettori, who took this fight on short notice, believes Sanchez...
Uriah Hall, UFC Vancouver

UFC Vancouver | Uriah Hall outlines path to victory against Antonio Carlos Junior

Uriah Hall will make his first walk to the Octagon of 2019 at UFC Vancouver. He will do so with a new coach, Sayif...
Edson Barboza, Paul Felder

Edson Barboza eyes Khabib Nurmagomedov rematch, explains how he helped Dustin Poirier prepare

Edson Barboza will be fighting Paul Felder in the co-main event of UFC 242. In the main event, Khabib Nurmagomedov looks to defend his...
Ryan Bader, Cheick Kongo, Bellator 226

Bellator 226 | Pro fighters make their picks for Ryan Bader vs. Cheick Kongo...

In the main event of Bellator 226, Ryan Bader looks to defend his heavyweight title for the first time when he takes on Cheick...
Khabib Nurmagomedov, Dustin Poirier

UFC 242 | Pro fighters make their picks for Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Dustin Poirier...

In the main event of UFC 242, undefeated lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov wil look to defend his belt against Dustin Poirier. Heading into this...
Diego Ferreira

UFC 242 | Diego Ferreira expecting war against Mairbek Taisumov

Diego Ferreira is set to open the UFC 242 pay-per-view card against Mairbek Taisumov. He was set to do the same thing at UFC...
Brian Ortega

Brian Ortega: The Korean Zombie is ‘due for another L’

Brian Ortega is ready to step back into the UFC's Octagon and separate himself from a late 2018 loss to reigning featherweight champion Max...
Edson Barboza

Edson Barboza not looking for another Fight of the Night in Felder rematch

Edson Barboza is set for the first rematch of his career when he takes on Paul Felder in the co-main event of UFC 242...
Cheick Kongo

Cheick Kongo: win over Bader makes me ‘the best heavyweight in the world’

Cheick Kongo will soon have a chance to become a heavyweight champion in a major promotion for the first time in his career. The...
Andrea Lee

Andrea Lee fighting for a lot more than title contention at UFC 242

Andrea Lee has put herself in a position where a title shot is getting closer and closer. She will look to take a big...
Mairbek Taisumov, Conor McGregor

Mairbek Taisumov confident he’ll soon be fighting ranked opponents on US soil

Mairbek Taisumov has won his last six fights — five of them via knockout. Under ordinary circumstances, the Russian-Austrian lightweight would have earned a...
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos

Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos not frustrated by having to fight unranked opponents

Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos is currently ranked 14th in the UFC welterweight division and is on a seven-fight winning streak. Despite his success, the...
Jessica Andrade, Valentina Shevchenko

Jessica Andrade plans to call out Valentina Shevchenko after UFC Shenzhen

UFC strawweight champ Jessica Andrade is days out from her first title defense, as she's set to take on Weili Zhang in the main...
Li Jingliang

“The Leech” Li Jingliang aims to drain the momentum of Elizeu Dos Santos

Brazilian welterweight contender Elizeu Dos Santos has won his last seven fights. China's Li Jingliang plans to put an end that win-streak. The pair...
Jessica Andrade, Michael Bisping

Jessica Andrade plans to prove she is ‘the best in the world’ at UFC...

Jessica Andrade is set for her first title defense in the main event of UFC Shenzhen. She will be taking on Weili Zhang in...
Andrea Lee, Joanne Calderwood

Andrea Lee signs new six-fight extension heading into UFC 242

Andrea Lee will return to action next weekend in a pivotal women's flyweight matchup with Joanne Calderwood at UFC 242 and will do so...

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