Jonathan Thomson on Jeremiah Deever: ‘He’s Been on my Radar Since The Amateurs’ (Exclusive)

Jonathan Thomson is set to fight someone who has had his attention for quite some time. Next Friday night (March 31), Thomson will battle Jeremiah Deever for the Ascendancy FC welterweight championship. The two will do battle inside the Val Air Ballroom in West Des Moines, Iowa. “The Dream” took the time to speak with MMANews.com. […]

Luke Rockhold Calls Out Fabricio Werdum, Former Heavyweight Champion Responds

Fabricio Werdum vs. Luke Rockhold? While a match-up between the two isn’t likely to materialize, Rockhold and Werdum haven’t held back on the verbal exchanges. Since submitting Cain Velasquez back in June 2015, “Vai Cavalo” and American Kickboxing Academy (AKA) haven’t exactly been chummy. During his recent appearance on UFC Tonight, Rockhold was asked by […]

Artem Lobov on Fighters With Padded Records: ‘The Game is Filled With P*ssies’

Artem Lobov isn’t fond of fighters he feels pad their records. Lobov is preparing for what can easily be considered the biggest fight of his professional mixed martial arts (MMA) career. “The Russian Hammer” will share the Octagon with Cub Swanson at an Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Fight Night event in Nashville, Tennessee. The two […]

Edson Barboza Says Tony Ferguson Rematch is on His Mind

Edson Barboza will fight any lightweight ranked ahead of him, but one bout stands out the most. Barboza is coming off a sensational flying knee knockout over Beneil Dariush two weeks ago. With the win, Barboza maintained his fifth spot on the official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight rankings. Speaking with Flo Combat, Barboza said […]

UFC Oklahoma City: Ilir Latifi vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Booked

A light heavyweight showdown between the legendary Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Sweden’s Ilir Latifi has been booked for UFC Fight Night 112 in June. The event will take place in Oklahoma City, OK June 25, 2017 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena. The UFC announced the bout today, a day after announcing the event, which also […]

Kelvin Gastelum Expects to be The ‘Bad Guy’ in Brazil Against Anderson Silva (Exclusive)

Kelvin Gastelum is no stranger to hostile territory. Two weeks ago, Gastelum took on former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title holder Vitor Belfort in his home country of Brazil. Gastelum earned a first-round TKO victory, silencing the crowd in Fortaleza. Gastelum will head back to Brazil to take on another future UFC Hall […]

Ep. 14: MMA News Podcast With Kelvin Gastelum

It’s that time of the week for another episode of the MMA News Podcast and this time our special guest is Kelvin Gastelum. Gastelum is coming off a first-round TKO victory over former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Vitor Belfort. Gastelum joins the show to talk about his fight with Belfort, competing in […]

Michael Chandler vs. Brent Primus Added to Bellator 180 in NYC

Michael Chandler’s lightweight title will be on the line at Bellator 180. Chandler’s opponent for the June 24 card will be Brent Primus. MMAFighting.com brought word of the title bout. Bellator 180 is being held inside Madison Square Garden in New York City. The main event of the card features a grudge match between Wanderlei […]

Douglas Lima Defends Welterweight Title Against Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 180

Douglas Lima will welcome Lorenz Larkin to the Bellator cage with a title defense. Lima is set to defend his welterweight championship against Lorenz Larkin at Bellator 180. Lance Pugmire of the L.A. Times Sports confirmed the match-up. Bellator 180 will take place on June 24 inside Madison Square Garden in New York City. “The […]

Penn vs. Siver, Hendricks vs. Boetsch Set for UFC Fight Night 112 in Oklahoma City

B.J. Penn isn’t done yet.