UFC

ESPN report addresses Greg Hardy controversy ahead of UFC debut

January 20, 2019

(Content warning: this post addresses matters of domestic violence, with imagery in embedded video that may be objectionable to some) Just ahead of one of the most important events in UFC history, ESPN has released a primer for the uninitiated regarding their most controversial signing, Greg Hardy. ESPN’s Jeremy Schaap compiled a piece on the […]

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UFC Brooklyn’s Vinicius Moreira unfazed by opponent’s perfect record: I think I’ll submit him

January 20, 2019

UFC newcomer Vinicius Moreira is a laid back man. About to make his Octagon debut in a card featuring a super fight between two champions, the Contender Series Brazil fighter revealed that he feels little to no pressure ahead of his bout on Saturday night. In fact, ‘Mamute’ tells Bloody Elbow he doesn’t really think […]

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UFC contender Israel Adesanya confident he ‘will be bigger’ star than Conor McGregor

January 20, 2019

Israel Adesanya is coming for the throne. The ultra-charismatic UFC middleweight contender plans on being the biggest box-office draw in mixed martial arts history. “I’ll be bigger than Conor [McGregor]” he boasted in a video published by Engage Media Group, per NZ Herald. Whatsmore, he does not even see it as a challenge. “I’m coming […]

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Dana White on T.J. Dillashaw wanting to challenge Max Holloway for third belt: I like his ‘thinking’

January 20, 2019

Winning two belts isn’t enough for T.J. Dillashaw. The reigning bantamweight champion will drop down in weight to challenge Henry Cejudo for the flyweight title later this evening at UFC on ESPN+1, but the 32-year-old is already talking about moving up to the featherweight division to challenge Max Holloway for a third world title. It’s […]

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Jon Jones responds to Kevin Lee: ‘Don’t beat me up bro, I’m sorry’

January 19, 2019

Don’t be scared, homie. Earlier this week, UFC lightweight standout Kevin Lee felt ‘disrespected’ by Jon Jones’ recent comments on his fashion sense and responded by challenging the light heavyweight champion to a fight. “We can throw knuckles too, Jon,” Lee posted on Instagram. It didn’t take long for Jones to reply, as the Jackson-Wink […]

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Henry Cejudo: TJ Dillashaw went from trying to unionize to wanting to shut down a division

January 19, 2019

T.J. Dillashaw has said quite a bit about the state of the flyweight division that has put a lot of people off about him. He initially bragged about taking a ‘f—k load of money’ to kill the division, and recently doubled up by saying he doesn’t care if flyweight closes down. Flyweight champion Henry Cejudo […]

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Dana White on Colby Covington losing title shot: Take our offer, or other people will

January 19, 2019

UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington was greatly upset by management’s decision to have Kamaru Usman face Tyron Woodley for the title at UFC 235 this March, instead. This had urged “Chaos” to call out Dana White and even demanded for his release from the company. It was during the UFC Brooklyn pre-fight presser on Thursday […]

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UFC Brooklyn video: T.J. Dillashaw, Henry Cejudo make weight for flyweight title fight

January 19, 2019

The UFC Brooklyn weigh-ins have wrapped up, and thankfully not a single person missed weight. All eyes were on UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw, as he made the descent down to flyweight for the first time in his career. He was 138 lbs last week, meaning he had 13 lbs to cut. It wasn’t easy, […]

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Video – UFC on ESPN+: Cejudo vs Dillashaw official weigh-in results – Cejudo 124.4, Dillashaw 124.6

January 19, 2019

It’s the moment of truth. UFC is kicking off their partnership with ESPN with a super-fight between T.J. Dillashaw and Henry Cejudo, but the champ vs champ showdown, along with the other match ups, wouldn’t be official until everyone makes their required weight limit. The early — and official — weigh ins are underway and […]

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UFC introduces new Legacy Championship Belt, fans react

January 19, 2019

A few changes have taking place as the UFC moves on to another era as a result of their new ESPN deal, and the UFC has unveiled the newest one via social media and the official UFC website Friday morning. New belt, who dis? Dubbed the Legacy Championship Belt, the new design will the new […]

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