Although boss underwhelmed, UFC 122 winner Yushin Okami gets his title shot


(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 27 days ago
  • 7 views

LAS VEGAS – Ex-UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz’s dominant win over Takeya Mizugaki has earned him a shot at the title. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>

  • 17 days ago
  • 0 views

In addition to Yushin Okami fighting David Branch for the World Series of Fighting middleweight title at WSOF 15, the promotion has announced two more title fights for Nov. 15. read news >>

  • 16 days ago
  • 5 views

Rory MacDonald called for a welterweight title shot after his UFC Fight Night 54 knockout of Tarec Saffiedine, and UFC President Dana White has granted his wish.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>

  • 29 days ago
  • 1 views

Former Bellator lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez doesn't need any warm-ups, he wants to beat Donald Cerrone at UFC 178 and then step into an immediate title shot. read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 13 views

Here she comes. The main card of tonight's (Sat., Sept. 27, 2014) UFC 178: "Johnson vs. Cariaso" pay-per-view (PPV) at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, kicked off with Cat Zingano mak read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 5 views

LAS VEGAS - You can be forgiven if you had a sense of deja vu watching Cat Zingano on Saturday night. In her last fight, 17 months ago, Zingano overcame a horrid start and scored a vicious third-roun read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 5 views

Conor McGregor, now on a 12-fight winning streak after dusting Dustin Poirier at UFC 178, wants a title shot and he wants it now. read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 8 views

LAS VEGAS – As promised by the UFC, Cat Zingano will get her long-awaited title shot against women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, likely at UFC 182 on Jan. 3 in Las Vegas. Filed under: News, U read news >>

  • 26 days ago
  • 48 views

Keep your title shot. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight contender Donald Cerrone has now won five straight -- with four finishes -- inside a stacked 155-pound division, the kind of bli read news >>