A highly anticipated lightweight contest has been scrapped, as Michael Johnson has been forced to withdraw from a planned UFC on FOX 12 bout with Josh Thomson.Filed under: News, UFC more
Lightweight bouts between Bobby Green and Abel Trujillo, as well asMichael Johnson and Josh Thomson are no more. more
UFC lightweight Michael Johnson (15-8 MMA, 7-4 UFC) has pulled out of his fight with Josh Thomson (20-6 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at UFC on Fox 12 with an injury. MMAJunkie.com reported the news on Friday. Update: UFC.com has reported that Bobby Green will be stepping up on short-notice to face Thomson. Green was originally slated to face Abel Trujillo, in a fight that was moved from UFC 176 to UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine.
The card, which is headlined by a welterweight showdown between top contender more
On the second episode of UFC's On The Fly, Gunnar Nelson, the Icelandic powerhouse of the welterweight division, comes to Dublin to make his final preparations before taking on Zak Cummings in UFC Fight Night Dublin. more
Ahead of Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 46, go inside the days leading up to the card in Dublin with co-headliner Gunnar Nelson. Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
UFC welterweight prospect Gunnar Nelson finished Zak Cummings by submission and remained undefeated at UFC Fight Night 46 at The O2 in Dublin on Saturday. more
If all the hype that preceded UFC Fight Night 46 got to Irish star Conor McGregor, he certainly didn't show it. McGregor's performance against Brazilian Diego Brandao at the O2 Arena in Dublin was not only cool and methodical, but it was good enough for the UFC to award him a Performance of the Night bonus check for $50,000.
McGregor finished Brandao in the first round via TKO (strikes), as the decibel level shook to 111 inside the arena.
McGregor blossomed into a star not only in his native Ire more
Watch the post-fight interview and highlights from the Gunnar Nelson vs. Zak Cummings fight at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland, which took place on Saturday, July 19, at the O2. more
Antonio Rogerio Nogueira believes his bout with Anthony “Rumble” Johnson at UFC on Fox 12 is the “perfect matchup” to reintroduce himself as one of the premier contenders at 205 pounds.
After being sidelined for over a year with a lingering back injury, the MMA legend will make his long-awaited UFC return on Saturday night at the SAP Center in San Jose, California. When speaking with Bleacher Report, the man known as “Lil Nog” could hardly contain his excitement to finally be able to fight again more