Joanna Jedrzejczyk Explains UFC Tampa Weight-Cutting Drama

Joanna Jedrzejczyk has cleared the air on the hoopla surrounding her UFC Tampa weight cut. Last night (Oct. 12), Jedrzejczyk took on Michelle Waterson in the main event of UFC Tampa. The former UFC strawweight champion turned in a striking clinic and was able to escape bad positions in the grappling exchanges. Jedrzejczyk earned the […]

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Mike Perry ‘Absolutely’ Wants Robbie Lawler Fight At UFC 245

Mike Perry is looking to fight Robbie Lawler after Lawler’s opponent, Santiago Ponzinibbio withdrew from the scheduled fight at UFC 245. Speaking backstage at UFC Tampa, Mike Perry said he has wanted the fight against Lawler for quite some time now. It would also be an honor for him to fight him. “Absolutely, I wanted […]

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Dana White Wants Israel Adesanya To Fight Paulo Costa Before Jon Jones

UFC president Dana White plans on booking Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa before potentially entertaining the Jon Jones fight. Adesanya captured the undisputed UFC middleweight championship earlier this month. He did so by stopping Robert Whittaker in the second round via TKO. Before the bout took place, White told Sky Sport New Zealand that Adesanya […]

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Anthony Johnson Says He’d Cut Down To 205 Pounds For Jon Jones Bout

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson may be primed for a UFC return at heavyweight, but he’s willing to cut down to 205 pounds for a showdown with Jon Jones. Back in late August, Johnson’s manager Ali Abdelaziz said that “Rumble” plans to make a comeback in the heavyweight division. Johnson still hasn’t reentered the USADA drug-testing pool, […]

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Joanna Jedrzejczyk Calls for Stadium Fight Against Weili Zhang in Poland

Joanna Jedrzejczyk was victorious in her UFC Tampa main event last night over Michelle Waterson, and she already has her next opponent, and venue, in mind. Many people considered the Jedrzejczyk/Waterson UFC Tampa headliner to be a title eliminator, with Jedrzejczyk being among them. Both Jedrzejczyk and Waterson had been lobbying for a title shot […]

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Deiveson Figueiredo Demands To Fight Joseph Benavidez

The UFC flyweight championship picture has continued to be stagnant following Henry Cejudo’s “saving” it at UFC on ESPN+1 at the top of the year, and Deiveson Figueiredo knows how to get it moving again. Deiveson Figueiredo was victorious over former flyweight title challenger Tim Elliott at UFC Tampa, picking up the first-round guillotine submission […]

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Update On James Vick’s Health Following UFC Tampa

James Vick suffered a brutal upkick knockout at UFC Tampa and while he seems to have avoided a broken jaw, he has another injury to deal with. Vick went one-on-one with Niko Price on the main card of UFC Tampa. Off his back, Price connected with a flush upkick that shut Vick’s lights off in […]

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Aung La N Sang, Bibiano Fernandes Defend Belts at One Championship ‘Century’ Part 2

Aung La N Sang dashed Brandon Vera’s two-division championship dreams, as he retained his light heavyweight crown with a second-round TKO victory in the One Championship “Century” Part 2 headliner on Sunday in Tokyo.

Cub Swanson Wants to Earn His Keep Without Special Treatment from UFC

It had somehow been nearly two full years since Cub Swanson won inside the Octagon, but on Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 161 in Tampa, Fla., the fan favorite made a long-awaited return to the win column.

Joanna Jedrzejczyk: Current Legacy is Already ‘Big,’ But Reclaiming Belt is ‘My Mission’

After losing her last bout and three of her last four overall, it might have appeared as though Joanna Jedrzejczyk was nearing the end of the road in her MMA career.