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BJ Penn, Charles Oliveira, Conor McGregor, UFC

BJ Penn on “unbelievable” UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira: “This is the one guy...

BJ Penn is a big fan of current UFC lightweight champion Charles Oliveira and says the Brazilian would have posed big problems for Khabib...
Ciryl Gane, Jon Jones

Ciryl Gane believes Jon Jones will be next if he beats Francis Ngannou at...

Ciryl Gane believes his first heavyweight title defense will be against Jon Jones. Gane is the current interim heavyweight champion and set to face Francis...
Trevin Giles

Trevin Giles excited to face “hungry” Michael Morales in his welterweight debut at UFC...

Trevin Giles will officially be a UFC welterweight come Saturday night. Giles is set to drop to welterweight for the first time in his career,...
Francis Ngannou, Ciryl Gane

UFC 270 | Pro fighters make their picks for Francis Ngannou vs. Ciryl Gane...

In the main event of UFC 270, the heavyweight title is up for grabs as Francis Ngannou looks to defend the belt for the...

Cody Stamann expects to dominate Said Nurmagomedov at UFC 270, plans to call out...

Cody Stamann believes he could be fighting for his job on Saturday night. Stamann enters his UFC 270 fight against Said Nurmagomedov on a two-fight...
Ciryl-Gane

Ciryl Gane says keeping the distance is key to defeating Francis Ngannou, wants to...

Ciryl Gane is well-aware of Francis Ngannou's power due to the time they spent training with one another. Gane and Ngannou used to train with...
Rob Font, Cody Garbrandt

Rob Font vs. Cory Sandhagen next “makes sense,” says coach Tyson Chartier

Tyson Chartier was proud of Rob Font as he believes he fought a very good fight against Jose Aldo. Font had a ton of success...
Joseph Holmes

Joseph Holmes expects to finish “one-dimensional” Jamie Pickett at UFC Vegas 46

Joseph Holmes is eager to finally make his UFC debut. Holmes won by submission on the Contender Series but Dana White decided he wanted to...
Chase Sherman

Chase Sherman knows Jake Collier fight is do-or-die for his UFC career: “This is...

Chase Sherman says his UFC Vegas 46 co-main event fight against Jake Collier is do-or-die for his UFC career. Sherman is coming off back-to-back losses...
Greg Hardy, Antonio Brown

Greg Hardy reacts to Antonio Brown controversy, says he’s paved the way for NFL...

Greg Hardy believes Antonio Brown wasn't in the wrong by running off the field against the New York Jets. Hardy spent six seasons in the...
Ramiz Brahimaj

Ramiz Brahimaj plans to become the second person ever to finish Court McGee, wants...

Ramiz Brahimaj is known as a finisher and he wants to prove that on Saturday at UFC Vegas 46. Brahimaj is set to make his...
Greg Hardy, Juan Adams, UFC 249

Greg Hardy fighting out UFC contract against Aleksei Oleinik at UFC 270: “It’s been...

Greg Hardy knows the stakes are high for his UFC 270 fight against Aleksei Oleinik at UFC 270. Hardy is set to make the walk...
Calvin Kattar, Giga Chikadze, UFC Vegas 46

Pro fighters make their picks for Calvin Kattar vs. Giga Chikadze

In the main event of UFC Vegas 46, top-10 featherweights collide as Calvin Kattar looks to return to the win column against Giga Chikadze....
Calvin Kattar, Zabit Magomedsharipov, UFC on ESPN 13

Coach: Calvin Kattar “has the option” to wrestle Giga Chikadze at UFC Vegas 46:...

Calvin Kattar will finally make his return to the Octagon in the main event of UFC Vegas 46. Kattar last fought back in January of...
Brandon Royval

Brandon Royval believes he’s “a nightmare matchup” for Rogerio Bontorin, wants the loser of...

Brandon Royval knows the pressure is on him to get back into the win column. Royval is coming off a submission loss to Alexandre Pantoja...
BJ Penn, Hulk Hogan, UFC, WWF, belts

BJ Penn credits Hulk Hogan for inspiring his eventual UFC title run: “That was...

UFC legend BJ Penn has credited professional wrestling icon Hulk Hogan for inspiring his eventual UFC title run. Penn, 43, originally captured UFC gold in...
Chris Daukaus

Chris Daukaus explains why Derrick Lewis is more dangerous than Francis Ngannou

Chris Daukaus believes Derrick Lewis is more dangerous than Francis Ngannou. Daukaus is set to face Lewis in the main event of UFC Vegas 45,...
Erin Blanchfield

Erin Blanchfield happy with dominant win over Miranda Maverick, ‘wouldn’t be opposed’ to rebooking...

Erin Blanchfield knew she surprised a lot of people at UFC 269. Blanchfield entered her UFC 269 fight against Miranda Maverick as the betting underdog...
Andre Ewell

Andre Ewell aiming to win bonus money against Charles Jourdain at UFC Vegas 45:...

Andre Ewell always knew he would end up fighting at featherweight in the UFC, he just didn't think it would happen this soon. At UFC...
Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee reveals the only way he’d ever fight in the UFC again

Kevin Lee doesn't see himself ever fighting for the UFC again unless one major thing happens. Lee was shockingly released from the UFC late last...
Derrick Lewis, Chris Daukaus, UFC Vegas 45

Pro fighters make their picks for Derrick Lewis vs. Chris Daukaus

In the main event of UFC Vegas 45, top-10 heavyweights collide as Derrick Lewis is set to face rising contender, Chris Daukaus. Entering the...
Kevin Lee, Khabib Nuragomedov

Kevin Lee jokingly explains the difference between Khabib and Dana White as promoters, believes...

Kevin Lee is impressed with Eagle FC so far. On Wednesday, Lee officially signed a multi-fight deal with the promotion. It surprised many but right...

Diego Ferreira says he has no pressure on him ahead of Mateusz Gamrot fight...

Diego Ferreira isn't putting any pressure on him ahead of his UFC Vegas 45 fight against Mateusz Gamrot on Saturday. Ferreira is on a two-fight...
Kevin Lee, Joe Rogan

Kevin Lee reveals he’s getting paid in bitcoin for his fights in Eagle FC:...

Kevin Lee wants to be known as a trailblazer and will be just that when he fights for Eagle FC. Lee will make his debut...
Stephen Thompson

Stephen Thompson expecting a ‘war’ against Belal Muhammad but confident he will win: ‘I...

Stephen Thompson is excited to go out and erase his last fight from his memory. Thompson is coming off a lackluster decision loss to Gilbert...
Kevin Lee

Kevin Lee says Diego Sanchez will probably be his first opponent in Eagle FC:...

Kevin Lee is the newest fighter to sign with Eagle FC and his debut fight is being closed to begin made. Lee was shockingly released...
Jake Paul, Tyron Woodley

Pro fighters make their picks for Jake Paul vs. Tyron Woodley 2

In the main event of a Showtime boxing pay-per-view and on Fite TV, Jake Paul and Tyron Woodley are set to rematch. Heading into...
Chris Daukaus

Chris Daukaus expects to ‘outwork’ Derrick Lewis en route to a stoppage win, eyes...

Chris Daukaus didn't expect to be headlining a UFC event or fighting Derrick Lewis in his fifth UFC fight. Daukaus is set to face Lewis...