2:38 PM ET Liz Carmouche was involved in the first women’s fight in the UFC. She just fought for the UFC women’s flyweight title, a loss to Valentina Shevchenko in August. So, it came as a surprise when she was released by the UFC last week. Carmouche said Monday on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show that
WASHINGTON – Bantamweight Rob Font talks about his hard-fought unanimous decision over Ricky Simon at UFC on ESPN 7. He also volunteers to make a short turnaround to face Corey Sandhagen, who lost his UFC Raleigh opponent when ex-champ Frankie Edgar was called up to fight Chan Sung Jung at UFC Busan.
Extreme weight cutting in mixed martial arts reached a new level of irrationality at UFC 228 last weekend. Darren Till failed to make weight for his #1 contender fight, his second miss in four fights, but still got the title shot. Instead of moving Till up a division and protecting his health, as he plans to
Fernando Quiles Jr., MMA News Max Holloway still has faith that a showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov can materialize. Holloway is scheduled to defend his UFC featherweight championship this Saturday night (Dec. 14) against Alex Volkanovski. Nurmagomedov will put his lightweight gold on the line against Tony Ferguson on April 18. Holloway and Nurmagomedov were scheduled
The penultimate Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) card of the year sees them pull out all the stops, as three title fights are set to hit the promotion’s sacred stomping grounds of T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, this weekend (Sat., Dec. 14, 2019). In UFC 245’s pay-per-view (PPV) main event, Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman makes
With several hundred athletes on the roster, it’s no surprise that there is a revolving door of fighters joining and leaving the ranks of the UFC. A couple recent releases were rather notable in former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao and former women’s bantamweight and flyweight challenger Liz Carmouche, who left under very different circumstances
Bellator color commentator and MMA referee Big John McCarthy has given his thoughts on the controversial stoppage in the Alistair Overeem vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik fight. Referee Big Dan Miragliotta stopped the fight at 4:56 of the fifth round after Rozenstruik knocked Overeem down. But instead of continuing to attack Overeem, Rozenstruik walked away from his
No one, outside of champion Amanda Nunes, brings the fury in the women’s bantamweight division quite like Aspen Ladd. For a young lady who is as low-key as it gets in the lead-up to a fight, when the Octagon door shuts, she lets it all out and the result is often what we saw last
Check out the highlight reel finishes from one of the hardest hitters on the UFC roster, Francis Ngannou. The former title challenger faces off against Junior Dos Santos in the main event of Fight Night Minneapolis on Saturday, June 29. Subscribe to get all the latest UFC content: http://bit.ly/2uJRzRR Experience UFC live with UFC FIGHT
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5:45 PM ET Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC via Getty Images Jairzinho Rozenstruik is a former high-level kickboxer who has lived and trained in the Netherlands. So it’s no surprise that the up-and-coming UFC star is very familiar with Alistair Overeem, the former K-1 kickboxing champion and MMA champion of Dutch descent. “I know Overeem for a
Colby Covington has made it his mission to irritate or otherwise anger almost every fighter, fan and promoter in the sport. But who is he behind closed doors, when the cameras stop rolling and the microphones are no longer wired for sound? We talked to those closest to him to find out. For nearly 20
The UFC has enjoyed no clear Frazier to its Ali since the fall of PRIDE in 2007. However, under the leadership of Scott Coker, Bellator is rising. Some economists argue that every business strives to be a monopoly, and that it never lasts; if that’s true, then the rise of a rival is not just possible,
Fernando Quiles Jr., MMA News Justin Gaethje hasn’t had many kind words for Conor McGregor, but he won’t deny the “Notorious” one’s impact on the sport of mixed martial arts. McGregor is scheduled to make his return on Jan. 18 against Donald Cerrone. The welterweight clash will headline UFC 246 inside the T-Mobile Arena in
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion, Jose Aldo, is making the drop to bantamweight for his next fight after failing to punch his way back into the 145-pound title hunt. The news came as a concern to those in the know, as “Junior” was expected to instead go to lightweight, based on his considerable
UFC 245 embedded: Colby Covington promises to deliver Donald Trump a new championship belt &amp;amp;lt;span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”&amp;amp;gt;﻿&amp;amp;lt;/span&amp;amp;gt; (Courtesy of UFC) On Episode 1 of UFC 244 Embedded, welterweight champion Kamaru Usman goes from “scruffy” to polished at home and then hits the gym for more finishing touches.