UFC Vegas 44 medical suspensions: José Aldo and Rob Font facing six months for orbital fractures

December 8, 2021

A 25-minute slugfest between José Aldo and Rob Font left both men with similar injuries after UFC Vegas 44 this past Saturday. Aldo won the fight via unanimous decision, but the former featherweight kingpin turned ranked bantamweight contender suffered a right orbital fracture that led to him receiving a potential six-month medical suspension by the […]

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‘Bring more girls from other promotions’ – Amanda Nunes wants fresh contenders after UFC 269

December 7, 2021

UFC bantamweight and featherweight champion Amanda Nunes is preparing to take on Julianna Pena at UFC 269, but that doesn’t mean she hasn’t also got her eyes on the future. While the ‘Lioness’ is glad to be facing a new contender in the ‘Venezuelan Vixen’, it sounds like she’s hoping that the promotion won’t make […]

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UFC 270: Ngannou vs. Gane fight card

December 7, 2021

The first UFC of 2022 should be a doozy. UFC 270 will go down in the Honda Center in Anaheim, California on January 22nd with two big title fights on top, and a middleweight contender fight as well. It’s been a long time coming, but the 270 headliner will be a unification bout for the […]

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Conor McGregor tries to argue that Khabib was just ‘good, not great’ in more deleted tweets

December 7, 2021

Khabib Nurmagomedov went 29-0 in his MMA career, completely dominating almost every single person he took on. He capped off his impressive career with three straight title defenses of his UFC lightweight belt in one-sided beatings against Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier and Justin Gaethje. While Khabib retired in his prime and will likely be a […]

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Khamzat Chimaev says he’s undefeated since the fifth grade: ‘I’ve never lost a fight’

December 7, 2021

Khamzat Chimaev (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) is undefeated on the streets of Chechnya as well as inside the octagon. The surging UFC welterweight prospect says he used to fight on the streets every day and recalls a time when he beat up an eleventh-grader when he was in just fifth grade. “Everyday, we had fights […]

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Fights on Tap: Blachowicz vs. Rakic, Strickland vs. Hermansson among 12 UFC bouts announced

December 7, 2021

Fights on Tap is a weekly roundup of all the fights booked in the UFC, Bellator and other promotions. A fun night of action was not all the UFC had to offer us in its return from the holiday break. The promotion either announced or finalized 12 fights this week, and a few headliners for […]

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Amanda Ribas vs. Michelle Waterson targeted for UFC’s March 26th card

December 7, 2021

Take two for this strawweight fight. MMA Fighting reported that a matchup between contenders Amanda Ribas and Michelle Waterson is in the works for a UFC Fight Night card on March 26th. This fight was booked for UFC 257 back in January but Waterson later withdrew. Instead of taking on Waterson as planned, Ribas (11-2) […]

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Graphic: Duško Todorović shares photos of gruesome foot injury suffered before UFC Vegas 44

December 7, 2021

Duško Todorović was injured in the worst way possible before his fight against Maki Pitolo at UFC Vegas 44 this past Saturday. Todorović kept it a secret but revealed that he was hit by a car earlier this year. The incident left the middleweight with a very mangled left knee and foot, which were re-injured […]

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Dana White can’t blame Nate Diaz for turning down fight against ‘killer’ Khamzat Chimaev

December 6, 2021

UFC president Dana White can’t exactly blame Nate Diaz for turning down a fight with Khamzat Chimaev. Diaz, 36, felt disrespected the UFC even suggested the matchup due to Chimaev’s ‘rookie’ status — but White thinks Diaz had other reasons for rejecting the fight. “Listen, man. Khamzat is a straight murderer,” White told TMZ Sports […]

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Chandler reflects on loss to Gaethje: ‘I don’t want to fight that way ever again’

December 6, 2021

Michael Chandler and Justin Gaethje put on a fight for the ages at UFC 268, but ‘Iron’ Mike won’t fight so recklessly ever again. Chandler, 35, lost the fight via unanimous decision but put on one hell of a show for the fans. The Sanford MMA product had his opponent hurt on several occasions and […]

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