Israel Adesanya wants to ’embarrass’ Paulo Costa, considers Jared Cannonier second-most dangerous middleweight
Israel Adesanya barely had a chance to celebrate his win over Robert Whittaker to become undisputed UFC middleweight champion before he started surveying the list of potential opponents for his next title defense. With seven fights already on his UFC resume in under two years’ time, Adesanya has been one
The UFC is returning to Auckland, New Zealand, for the first time almost three years. Officials announced Sunday that the Octagon will make it’s third trip to Spark Arena on Feb. 23. The “City of Sails” has hosted two previous UFC events. The last time the UFC held an event
It might take a while for Jan Blachowicz to get back inside the Octagon. The Polish fighter defeated Ronaldo Souza via decision in the main event of UFC Sao Paulo on Saturday night, but could be forced out of action for 180 days due to injuries to both feet, the
Douglas Lima is one of the best welterweights in the world right now, but he feels many won’t give him proper credit since he doesn’t fight under the UFC banner. Lima won’t call himself the No. 1 welterweight after re-claiming the Bellator championship with a decision victory over Rory MacDonald
Ben Askren has decided to call it a career. On Monday, the former ONE Championship and Bellator champion officially announced his retirement from the sport of mixed martial arts. According to Askren, the decision was essentially made for him after doctors revealed that he would need hip replacement surgery, which
Derrick Lewis is expected to welcome Ilir Latifi to the heavyweight division in a fight currently targeted for a UFC card on Feb. 8 that’s expected to take place in Houston, Texas. While the card hasn’t been announced by the promotion, the Feb. 8 show is rumored to be the
Video: James Krause refuses to think about next fight after UFC Sao Paulo win: ‘I’ve barely seen my son’
SAO PAULO – UFC welterweight James Krause reacts to his knockout win over Sergio Moraes at UFC Sao Paulo, why he won’t think about his next fight, his recent travel schedule with coaching and fighting, the hostile Brazilian crowd, and more. Read More
CORK, Ireland — Graham Boylan shared his thoughts on bringing Cage Warriors back to his hometown and rebuilding Irish MMA’s path to the UFC. The Irish promoter also revealed his plans to roll out a number of shows in Ireland in 2020, including two shows at the SSE Arena Belfast.
With six straight wins in the UFC, Charles Oliveira is ready for a step up in competition. On Saturday night in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Oliveira earned his 15th post-fight performance bonus when he landed a pair of punches that finished Jared Gordon less than 90 seconds into the opening round.