Holly Holm Appeals UFC 208 Loss to Germaine de Randamie

Holly Holm is not taking her controversial UFC 208 loss laying down. This past Saturday night (Feb. 11) the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) held its first pay-per-view (PPV) event of 2017. It was also the UFC’s first trip to Brooklyn, NY. The event took place inside the Barclays center. It was the UFC’s third card […]

Phillipe Nover Becomes Second UFC Fighter in a Week to Retire

After suffering his third straight loss, Phillipe Nover has decided to hang up his gloves. Nover took to his Twitter account to announce his retirement. Nover leaves the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA) with a record of 11-8-1. Nover was a highly touted prospect during his run on season eight of The Ultimate Fighter […]

Derek Brunson Expected to Appeal UFC 208 Loss to Anderson Silva

Move over, Holly Holm. You aren’t the only fighter appealing your loss at UFC 208. Derek Brunson took on Anderson Silva inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY this past Saturday night (Feb. 11). The middleweight contest served as UFC 208’s co-main event. Brunson lost the fight by unanimous decision. It was a bout many […]

Rick Glenn Says UFC 208 Bout Didn’t go as Planned, But is ‘Blessed’ to Get Win

Rick Glenn is happy to get back in the win column. Despite nabbing a “Fight of the Night” bonus for his bout with Evan Dunham back in Sept. 2016, Glenn didn’t walk away with a win. He had an opportunity to rebound in his fight against Phillipe Nover this past Saturday night (Feb. 11). The […]

Josh Thomson to Michael Chandler: ‘You’re The Champion, Stop Calling People Out’

Josh Thomson is fighting Patricky Freire this Saturday night (Feb. 18), but can’t escape questions regarding Michael Chandler. That’s because Chandler, the reigning Bellator lightweight champion, is itching for a fight. Chandler claimed Thomson is “afraid” to fight him and should consider working a regular job. Thomson believes Chandler’s actions represent the 155-pound championship poorly. […]

Thiago Santos Explains How Snowstorm in Halifax Caused Him Difficulties

Whoever said, “let it snow” clearly hasn’t been in the shoes of Thiago Santos. Santos will be competing on this Sunday night’s (Feb. 19) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Night event in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Santiago Ponzinibbio also fights on the card and actually wound up in an unusual situation with Santos. Both fighters […]

TUF: Redemption Cast Revealed, Includes Joe Stevenson, James Krause Among Others

The 25th season of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) now has a cast. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has unveiled the welterweight cast for TUF: Redemption. The season will air beginning on April 19 at 10 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1. Reigning UFC bantamweight champion Cody Garbrandt and the next title challenger T.J. Dillashaw will […]

Scott Coker on Working With M-1 Global: ‘It Was Challenging to Say The Least’

Bellator President Scott Coker was no fan of doing co-promotion with M-1 Global during his days with Strikeforce. When Coker signed mixed martial arts (MMA) legend Fedor Emelianenko to Strikeforce, he had to also do business with M-1 Global. That was part of the deal to bring “The Last Emperor” to the promotion. Those days […]

UFC 208 Medical Suspensions: Dustin Poirier Out Indefinitely

Dustin Poirier’s “Fight of the Night” bonus has come at a cost. The New York State Athletic Commission (NYSAC) have dished out the UFC 208 medical suspensions. The event was held this past Saturday night (Feb. 11) inside the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY (see results here). UFC 208’s main event saw Germaine de Randamie […]

Fedor Emelianenko on Signing With Bellator: ‘Scott Coker Keeps His Word’

Fedor Emelianenko is finally fighting on U.S. soil again this Saturday night (Feb. 18). “The Last Emperor” finds himself taking center stage once again when he meets former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Matt Mitrione. The bout will serve as the main event of Bellator 172. The card will be held inside the SAP Center […]