Ricardo Lamas will be on the sidelines for a few months nursing a broken thumb, but The Bully is eyeing big things for his return.
The Chicago native injured his hand in a hard-fought victory over Hacran Dias via unanimous decision at UFC Fight Night 44 in San Antonio in June. While both fighters had their moments throughout the 15-minute tilt, Lamas took the edge on the judges' scorecards, picking up his fifth win in his past six outings.
While the MMA Masters-trained fighter wasn't satisfied w more
The MMA Hour is back in your life on Monday. Below is a rundown of who will be stopping by and when:
1:00 p.m. ET -- Dominick Cruz will discuss his long-awaited return to the Octagon at UFC 178 against Takeya Mizugaki.
1:25 p.m. -- Dustin Poirier will talk about his simmering feud with Conor McGregor, who beat Diego Brandao on Saturday.
1:45 p.m. -- Dennis Bermudez will preview his UFC on FOX 12 fight against Clay Guida.
2:05 p.m. -- Tom Egan, the first Irish fighter to compete in the UFC, will more
UFC media panelists were impressed enough by Conor McGregor's showing last Saturday to give him a spot in the top 10 in the featherweight division.
The latest UFC rankings came out yesterday, and the biggest notable change coming out of the UFC Fight Night Dublin show was Conor McGregor making the top 10 of featherweight for the first time. It's a bit surprising that McGregor, who hasn't beaten a single ranked opponent en route to this spot, was rewarded as such, but I guess style points plays a more
UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis talks about coaching TUF 20, his first title defense and his campaign to get on a Wheaties box. more
After losing a title bid versus Jose Aldo at UFC 169 in February, Ricardo Lamas begins his trek back towards gold against Aldo's teammate Hacran Dias at Saturday night's (June 28, 2014) UFC Fight Night 44 from San Antonio, Texas. What's it going to take for each talented featherweight to come out on top? Read our fight preview to find out!
This Saturday night (June 28, 2014), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweights Ricardo Lamas and Hacran Dias will square off on the main card of UFC more
Wheaties announced on Tuesday that Pettis is the latest athlete to be named to "Team Wheaties," the exclusive set of athletes associated with the popular breakfast cereal. more
UFC lightweight champion, Anthony Pettis has been announced as newest member of Team Wheaties.
The UFC has been making a concentrated effort to become as mainstream as possible. We're seeing a much more saturated market, strides toward global expansion, and big name corporate sponsorship. It wasn't too long ago that the acquisition of Bud Light and Harley Davidson sponsorships by the organization as a whole was big news.
Recently though, we've seen athletes like Jon Jones, Anderson Silva and Jun more
Wheaties, the breakfast of champions with sports tie-ins and endorsements since 1927, has added a UFC champion to its team of athletes.Filed under: News, UFC more
When he entered the Octagon at UFC 169, Ricardo Lamas had a conservative mindset. Being cautious against featherweight champion Jose Aldo was at the forefront of his approach, and the former No. 1 contender feels it cost him the fight. more