Ricardo Lamas sounds like he’s gearing up for his next fight, even though he’s got a date with a doctor before he steps back into the cage.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos more
Charles Oliveira asked for a rematch with Nik Lentz, and he’s going to get it.
The Brazilian grappler, who earned Performance of the Night bonuses in his last UFC wins over Andy Ogle and Hatsu Hioki, battles Lentz one more time at the UFC Fight Night 50 card in Connecticut on Sept. 5.
"I’m ready to fight anyone UFC says, but I can’t hide I have some unfinished business with Nik Lentz," Oliveira said after his win over Hioki in June. "If I could choose, he’s the one I would like to fight next. He more
Old score, new weight class.
Remember that illegal knee Charles Oliveira landed at UFC on Versus 4 back in June 2011?
Nik Lentz does.
Now, "The Carny" has a chance to do something about it, as he's been penciled in for a "Do Bronx" rematch at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 50 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, which takes place on Sept. 5, 2014, inside Foxwoods Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut.
UFC announced the pairing on Wednesday night.
Lentz (25-6-2, 1 NC) was submitted by Oliveira more
Nik Lentz and Charles “do Bronx” Oliveira will fight again on Sept. 5, a little over three years after their first meeting ended in a no contest. more
UFC lightweight contender Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone came from behind to knockout former training partner Melvin Guillard in the UFC 150 co-main event in Denver. more
When Charles “Do Bronx” Oliveira threw a fight-changing illegal knee to a downed Nik Lentz during their lightweight fight at UFC on Versus 4 back in June of 2011, the crowd at the Consol Energy Center in Pittsburgh came unglued, and not in a good way. Referee Chip Snider may have been indifferent to the foul, but the viewing audience knew right away what had occurred.
Oliveira’s win was changed to a “no-contest” by the Pennsylvania Athletic Commission, and both men have since moved down to 145 p more
What does a victory mean for James Te Huna, Nate Marquardt, Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens this upcoming weekend in their respective fights taking place in New Zealand and Texas? We explore the consequences below, ahead of their tussles at UFC Fight Night 43 and Fight Night 44, respectively.
Get ready for another double-header weekend full of Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) battles in two different continents.
Don't act so thrilled.
After an exhaustive Saturday in May saw UFC Fight Night 4 more
UFC will be put on two events on the same day for the second time in its history this weekend, with "Fight Night" events in New Zealand and Texas, live on Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1, respectively. Take a look at the special fighters and fights from the day-night doubleheader who have the potential to haul in one or more of UFC's new performance-based bonuses.
For the second time in the promotion's history, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will run two events in the span of one day, presenti more
After finishes in six of the 10 bouts on the UFC Auckland fight card, UFC president Dana White said “it was a very tough night to pick” the post-fight award winners. more