UFC 251 Predictions: Usman vs. Masvidal

UFC 251 is upon us. The event will be held on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi tomorrow night (July 11). No fans will be in attendance. Headlining the card will be a welterweight title clash between champion Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal. The co-main event will see a featherweight title rematch as champion Alex Volkanovski shares the […]

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UFC 251: Kamaru Usman Says Jorge Masvidal Is His Best Opponent Yet

UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman recognizes that Jorge Masvidal is a credible threat to his title. This Saturday night (July 11), Usman will put his 170-pound gold on the line against Masvidal. The title fight is set to headline UFC 251 on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. Both men tipped the scales at 170 pounds […]

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Video: UFC 251 Fighter Staredowns Including Kamaru Usman & Jorge Masvidal

The pre-fight UFC 251 staredowns are in the books. Earlier today (July 10), the UFC held weigh-ins for its next event. All fighters on the main card hit their target weight but two preliminary fighters missed. With all main card fighters hitting their target weights, that means the three title bouts have been made official. Headlining […]

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Dana White Speaks On Mike Perry Incident: ‘He Obviously Needs Some Help’

UFC president Dana White has commented on the Mike Perry situation. Video footage was captured of an incident involving Mike Perry at a bar/restaurant and it isn’t pretty. Perry argued with several people inside the establishment and even punched an older patron after being shoved. A police report revealed that witnesses claim Perry also punched […]

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Dana White Says Gilbert Burns Will Face Winner Of Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal

Gilbert Burns will indeed receive his UFC title opportunity, says Dana White. Burns was set to challenge Kamaru Usman for the UFC welterweight championship this Saturday evening (July 11). That plan blew up in smoke when Burns tested positive for COVID-19. Jorge Masvidal was able to come to terms with the UFC and will replace […]

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UFC Giving Khabib Nurmagomedov Time To Mourn The Loss Of His Father

The UFC brass will not be rushing Khabib Nurmagomedov’s return to the Octagon. Nurmagomedov is the UFC lightweight champion. He’s due for a showdown with interim titleholder Justin Gaethje. Nurmagomedov was eager to get back to action and even said he could return as soon as July. Those plans changed when Khabib’s father, Abdulmanap, became […]

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UFC 251 ‘Trending Higher’ Than A Conor McGregor Bout

UFC president Dana White has made quite the claim on UFC 251’s potential success. On Saturday (July 11), UFC 251 will mark the first event in the UFC’s “Fight Island” trip. The event will take place on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. Headlining the card will be a welterweight title bout between champion Kamaru Usman […]

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UFC Bantamweight Rob Font Aiming For November Return After Knee Injury

Bantamweight Rob Font is currently on the sidelines recovering from a serious knee injury that he suffered during his unanimous decision victory over Ricky Simon at UFC on ESPN 7. “Towards the second round, I got taken down,” Font told MMANews. “He basically tried to move my legs, I pulled my left leg out. The […]

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UFC 251’s Jorge Masvidal Shares Advice With Fighters: ‘Stick To Your Guns’

Jorge Masvidal is giving a pro tip to fighters with some pull who are going through contract issues in MMA. For the most part, “Gamebred” received what he was asking for. While Masvidal didn’t get the exact amount of money he hoped for to fill in at UFC 251, the UFC came close enough to […]

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UFC Partners With Venum for Outfitting Following Expiration of Reebok Deal

The Ultimate Fighting Championship era of Anderson Aldo and Giblert Melendez may be gone, but it will not be forgotten.