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    Jussier Formiga: Henry Cejudo had ‘easier path’ to title shot

    Jussier Formiga and Henry Cejudo met in a title eliminator bout in 2015, when both had three straight wins in the UFC, and Cejudo won via split decision, earning a shot at Demetrious Johnson for the belt. “The Messenger” would only capture the flyweight gold two years later, avenging a first-round knockout defeat with a […]

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    Knockout Radio featuring UFC Nashville fighters Alexis Davis and Angela Hill

    Knockout Radio featuring UFC Nashville fighters Alexis Davis and Angela Hill Knockout Radio Hour One: UFC Nashville’s Alexis Davis Knockout Radio Hour Two: UFC Nashville’s Angela Hill  Check out Knockout Radio’s podcast featuring UFC Nashville fighters Alexis Davis and Angela Hill and ESPN college basketball analyst Seth Greenberg. Plus, all the latest MMA news and happenings. Knockout […]

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    Mike Tyson weighs in on Conor McGregor’s UFC ownership demands

    Mike Tyson weighs in on Conor McGregor’s UFC ownership demands [embedded content] (Video courtesy of TMZSports | Viewing may be limited by broadcast rights restrictions) Mike Tyson spoke with TMZ Sports about Conor McGregor’s continued demands for UFC ownership. This article first appeared at News – MMAWeekly.com

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    Report: Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal Rumors Untrue

    A high-profile match that’s getting some heat online apparently isn’t true. That fight is Conor McGregor vs. Jorge Masvidal, but it’s just not realistic. That’s according to ESPN’s Ariel Helwani, who just tweeted this afternoon that he was seeing reports of the fight. If you’ve seen one of those reports, they are completely untrue, he […]

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    Bellator 218: Sanchez vs Karakhanyan results and fight highlights video

    Bellator 218: Sanchez vs Karakhanyan results and fight highlights video [embedded content] (Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) Check out the full results and fight highlights from Bellator 218, where Emmanuel Sanchez defeated Georgi Karakhanyan in their headlining rematch on Friday in Thackerville, Okla. This article first appeared at News – MMAWeekly.com

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    Anthony Pettis Says He Was ‘Fat Dude’ At Featherweight

    Photo: Tom Szczerbowski for USA TODAY Sports Anthony Pettis will make his welterweight debut against former title contender Stephen Thompson in the main event of tonight’s (Sat., March 23, 2019) UFC on ESPN+ 6 from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. Former UFC champion ‘Showtime’ has finally ditched the draining weight cuts down to lightweight […]

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    Irish Prime Minister Condemns Conor McGregor’s Behavior

    Ireland’s biggest sporting star is Conor McGregor, but that doesn’t mean the Irish Prime Minister has to approve of it. McGregor recently appeared at the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Chicago last weekend, where Irish Taoiseach Leo Varadkar was also in attendance. According to BJ Penn, Varadkar did not want to be associated with McGregor […]

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    UFC Nashville Full Fight Card, Start Time & How To Watch

    Tonight (Sat. March 23, 2019) UFC on ESPN+ 6 takes place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. In the main event of the night, former two-time UFC welterweight title challenger Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson makes his return. He’ll welcome former UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis to the 170-pound division. Also on the card, heavyweights […]

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    Pancrase, Shooto Brazil champions among additions to PFL 2019 roster

    Some Brazilian names have been added to the 2019 season of the Professional Fighters League, multiple sources told MMA Fighting. The upcoming season of the North American company will include lightweights Ronys Torres and Carlos Eduardo Silva and welterweight Glaico Franca. Freddy Assuncao, who was expected to fight for PFL in 2018, will finally make […]