Sara McMann (7-1) will return to the cage for the first time since losing to Ronda Rousey at UFC 170, and she will do so against Lauren Murphy (8-0).
McMann, ranked as the No. 4 contender in the UFC, suffered her first loss in the February bout against Rousey. The former Olympic silver medalist was thought to be Rousey's toughest test, but it was a knee to the body that spelled her doom.
Murphy, ranked as the No. 8 best bantamweight, will make her promotional debut at Ultimate Fight Night 47. Th more
Weigh-ins for next week's "UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone vs. Miller" are set for Tuesday, July 15, at Revel Casino Hotel in Atlantic City, N.J. As usual, the weigh-in event for the card will be free and open to the public with fighters hitting the scale at 4 p.m. ET. more
Just a week after having to cancel UFC 176, Dana White and the UFC will look to build some necessary momentum Wednesday with UFC Fight Night 45. The company will lean on veteran lightweight contenders Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller to put on a show in the main event. But there is plenty of intrigue throughout the rest of the card. Former top prospects Edson Barboza and Evan Dunham, interestingly enough both coming off losses to Cerrone, will battle in an important lightweight battle just outside more
UFC Fight Night 46 will cap off another UFC two-fight card week on Saturday.
Irish star and No. 13-ranked featherweight contender Conor McGregor headlines the Dublin event against Diego Brandao.
Nine other fights round out the card, and all 20 fighters will step on the scale Friday to make it official. Bleacher Report will have all the updates from the weigh-ins for you at 11 a.m. ET. Return for all the relevant updates concerning the UFC Fight Night 46 weigh-ins. UFC Fight Night 46 Fight Card C more
DUBLIN – Irish lightweight Norman Parke could have let himself get too hyped for a fight on near home. Instead, he calmly and decisively dismantled Naoyuki Kotani.Filed under: News, UFC more
In a week in which flyweights made headlines throughout, Ian McCall stated his case.
The Orange County, Calif. native asserted himself on the list of contenders for Demetrious Johnson's title with his best performance in the Octagon. McCall (13-4-1) got the best of veteran Brad Pickett at UFC Fight Night 46, earning a unanimous decision.
The bout was pretty simple: Pickett (24-11) seemed to take his "One Punch" nickname a little too seriously, throwing heavy shots and missing them. Pickett effor more
With two final additions, the lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 48 event in Macau. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
The line up is set for this month’s UFC Fight Night 45 lineup in New Jersey, which includes a new preliminary-card bout.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
In a rarity, fans wanting to go to the weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 46 later this month may need a little luck o’ the Irish on their side.Filed under: News more