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Blagoy Ivanov

Blagoy Ivanov confident he earns first UFC finish against Augusto Sakai: “I’m taking him...

Blagoy Ivanov is confident he will earn his first UFC finish this Saturday night when he battles Augusto Sakai. Ivanov is coming off a split...
Louis Smolka

Louis Smolka promises to finish Casey Kenney: “I’m going to hit him until he...

For Louis Smolka, he wishes every fight would be like his upcoming one on Saturday night against Casey Kenney. Smolka was offered the bout just...

Cortney Casey on quick turnaround during pandemic: “It’s my job to go out there...

Getting back to normalcy is tough during a worldwide pandemic, but fighters, especially those in the UFC are known and credited for their toughness,...
Tim Elliott

Tim Elliott says he’s “no longer chasing wins,” focused on collecting bonuses

Tim Elliott has changed his approach to fighting. The former UFC flyweight title challenger and TUF winner will return to the Octagon on Saturday to...
Rodtang Jitmuangnon, MMA, ONE Championship

Muay Thai star Rodtang Jitmuangnon interested in future MMA bouts

ONE flyweight Muay Thai titleholder Rodtang Jitmuangnon, widely regarded as one of the most exciting fighters in combat sports, is interested in trying his...
Francis Ngannou

Francis Ngannou says he’s “more confident” in a rematch with Stipe Miocic than a...

Francis Ngannou believes he'd have an easier time in a rematch with Stipe Miocic than he would in a potential fight against Daniel Cormier. Yet,...
Korean Zombie, Brian Ortega, Chan Sung Jung, UFC Greenville

Eric Albarracin hopes Korean Zombie returns “ASAP” from injury to battle Alexander Volkanovski for...

Eric Albarracin says 'The Korean Zombie' Chan Sung Jung is almost ready to return. Since Zombie defeated Frankie Edgar by TKO at UFC Busan last...
Israel Adesanya, Paulo Costa

Coach: Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa will be “the greatest middleweight title fight in...

Eric Albarracin has high expectations for Israel Adesanya vs Paulo Costa. Adesanya and Costa have been going back-and-forth at one another for months a fight...
Francis Ngannou, Jairzinho Rozenstruik

Francis Ngannou wishes Jairzinho Rozenstruik fight went longer so he could have showcased his...

Francis Ngannou didn't expect to knock out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249 and is semi-disappointed that he did. Entering the fight, Ngannou...
Francis Ngannou, UFC on ESPN 1

Francis Ngannou doesn’t believe Jon Jones fight happens but confident he’d KO “Bones” if...

Francis Ngannou doesn't think Jon Jones truly wants to fight him. Ever since Ngannou knocked out Jairzinho Rozenstruik in 20 seconds at UFC 249, Jones...
Edson Barboza

Edson Barboza says if UFC doesn’t give him his win bonus he won’t cut...

Edson Barboza hopes the UFC and Dana White finally show him some love and respect following his split decision loss to Dan Ige. At UFC...
Henry Cejudo, Eric Albarracin

Eric Albarracin says Henry Cejudo’s retirement is “permanent” and goes down as all-time GOAT

Eric Albarracin wasn't surprised that his pupil Henry Cejudo finished Dominick Cruz inside two rounds, but was shocked he retired. Cejudo was looking for his...
Sayif Saud

Sayif Saud making Fortis MMA into a top gym with five ranked UFC fighters

Sayif Saud didn't expect Fortis MMA to become this successful so early on. Saud, who used to be an MMA fighter and trained at JacksonWink...
Ryan Bader, Bellator 226

Ryan Bader says he will rematch Cheick Kongo and fight Rampage Jackson after bizarre...

Ryan Bader makes it very clear he is not scared of Cheick Kongo and will rematch him after he defends his light heavyweight title. In...
Uriah Hall, UFC Vancouver, Darren Till

Coach wants Uriah Hall to fight Yoel Romero next after canceled Jacare Souza bout

Uriah Hall was disappointed his UFC 249 fight against Jacare Souza was canceled, but the middleweight was all class in the way he handled...
Marvin Vettori and his nutritionist Matteo Capodaglio

Marvin Vettori’s nutritionist clears the air on the infamous confrontation with Karl Roberson

Basically everyone has seen the infamous clip of Marvin Vettori going after his former opponent Karl Roberson, but there are still questions about what...
Walt Harris, Alistair Overeem, UFC on ESPN 8

Pro fighters make their picks for Walt Harris vs. Alistair Overeem

In the main event of Saturday's UFC Fight Night card in Jacksonville, Florida, Walt Harris battles longtime heavyweight contender Alistair Overeem. Heading into the...
Dan Ige

Dan Ige plans to shut Edson Barboza’s “lights out” to enter title conversation at...

Dan Ige was ecstatic when he got the offer to welcome Edson Barboza to the featherweight division. On Saturday, Ige will battle Barboza on the...
Eryk Anders

Eryk Anders doesn’t believe Krzysztof Jotko will “be able to handle” his pressure at...

Eryk Anders is looking to extend his winning streak to three when he battles Krzysztof Jotko this Saturday in Jacksonville. The two were scheduled to...
Edson Barboza

Edson Barboza ready for a “new beginning” in featherweight debut against Dan Ige

Edson Barboza has been a perennial lightweight contender for years but on Saturday, he will make the move down to 145 pounds to take...
Anthony Smith, Glover Teixeira

UFC Jacksonville | Pro fighters make their picks for Anthony Smith vs. Glover Teixeira

In the headliner of Wednesday's UFC Jacksonville event, Anthony Smith returns after nearly a year-long injury layoff to take on perennial contender Glover Teixeira....
AJ McKee Jr

A.J. McKee sends message to Patricio Pitbull: “Let me get in there and whip...

A.J. McKee is not a fan of Patricio Pitbull. McKee and Pitbull are currently competing in the featherweight grand prix, where the undefeated contender in...
Ryan Bader

Ryan Bader eyes light heavyweight title defense against Lyoto Machida if Vadim Nemkov can’t...

Ryan Bader was expected to defend his light heavyweight title on May 9 against Russian contender, Vadim Nemkov. Yet, the event was postponed due...
Sam Alvey

Sam Alvey says UFC 249 fight against Ryan Spann is “do-or-die” for UFC career

Sam Alvey knows his UFC roster spot in on the line when he opens the stacked UFC 249 card against Ryan Spann. Alvey is currently...
A.J. McKee

A.J. McKee wants to box Floyd Mayweather after he becomes Bellator champ-champ

A.J. McKee is looking to become a champ-champ in Bellator and then go into boxing to challenge Floyd Mayweather. Mayweather has not boxed professionally since...
Francis Ngannou, Jairzinho Rozenstruik

Pro fighters make their picks for Francis Ngannou vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik

On the stacked UFC 249 main card, Francis Ngannou takes on undefeated contender, Jairzinho Rozenstruik. Heading into this fight, Ngannou is a -275 favorite...
Alexey Oleynik, UFC rankings

Alexey Oleynik says UFC 249 fight with Fabricio Werdum is for “best motherf****r submission...

Alexey Oleynik says there is a belt on the line when he takes on Fabricio Werdum at UFC 249. Oleynik will welcome Werdum back to...
Henry Cejudo, Dominick Cruz

Pro fighters make their picks for Henry Cejudo vs. Dominick Cruz title fight

In the co-main event of UFC 249, Henry Cejudo is looking to defend his bantamweight title for the first time against former champion, Dominick...