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    Tony Ferguson reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov withdrawing from UFC 249

    Tony Ferguson reacts to Khabib Nurmagomedov withdrawing from UFC 249 On Wednesday, lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov released a statement on Instagram stating that he would not be fighting on April 18 against Tony Ferguson. “Staying home in quarantine and reading the reaction of people to the situation around my fight, it turns out that the […]

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    MMA world celebrates somber April Fool’s day

    There wasn’t a lot to laugh about on April Fool’s Day this year. With the world gripped by the coronavirus pandemic, and the MMA world taking an even more direct hit on April 1 with UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov apparently putting the final nail in the coffin on his fifth (!) scheduled matchup with […]

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    Khabib Nurmagomedov declares himself out of UFC 249 main event

    Khabib Nurmagomedov declares himself out of UFC 249 main event Though there appeared to be a glimmer of hope that Khabib Nurmagomedov would be able to leave Russia and keep his fight with Tony Ferguson intact, it now appears that he has resigned himself to the fact that he will not be fighting on April […]

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    Kamaru Usman Explains Why He Wants Jorge Masvidal At UFC 249

    Spread the word! Kamaru Usman has told fans the real reason why he wants to fight Jorge Masvidal at UFC 249 and it’s pretty intense. Current UFC 249 headline fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov revealed on Monday that he is unlikely to make his fight with Tony Ferguson due to a travel ban in his native Russia. […]

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    Artem Lobov Offered Paulie Malignaggi Rematch By Boxing Promoter

    Photo by Phil Lambert/BKFC Spread the word! Artem Lobov has revealed he has been offered the chance to rematch bitter rival Paulie Malignaggi and make his professional boxing debut. The 33-year-old previously beat former boxing champion Malignaggi in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship in June 2019. After five hard rounds, Lobov picked up a unanimous decision […]

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    Khabib Nurmagomedov releases statement on UFC 249 status: ‘I’m definitely upset more than you to cancel the fight’

    Khabib Nurmagomedov isn’t taking the blame for the UFC 249 main event being in jeopardy. With his April 18 lightweight championship defense against rival Tony Ferguson nearly dead in the water following Nurmagomedov’s return to Russia and the precautions and travel restrictions tied to the ongoing coronavirus crisis, Nurmagomedov took to Instagram himself to release […]