In this week’s Twitter Mailbag, we’ll attempt to get over our grief after Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier was postponed, and we’ll also look at what remains of the next two UFC pay-per-views. All that, plus War Machine, Chael Sonnen, and more. Filed under: Featured, News, (...) read news >>
At UFC Fight Night 47, Ryan Bader and Ovince St. Preux will attempt to continue their respective climbs toward the top of the light heavyweight division.
With back-to-back wins since his loss to Glover Teixeira, Bader is about ready to get another crack at a Top Five 205-pounder. Before then, he'll have to go through St. Preux, who has not lost in his four UFC appearances and now has a spot in the Top 10 rankings.
Bader and St. Preux clearly have a good amount of job security heading into the we read news >>
On August 23, Jordan Mein will return to the Octagon and attempt to take one step closer to reaching his lofty potential by beating Mike Pyle impressively.
Mein is one of many young fighters who represent the next wave of talented MMA prospects. A Strikeforce veteran, Mein does have a good amount of experience for an up-and-comer, but he's still developing and has a good shot at turning into a serious welterweight contender soon.
As MMA has continued to grow in more and more countries, the pool read news >>
After passing out before weigh-ins nixed his first attempt at a promotional debut, Cully Butterfield is back and ready to go at Saturday World Series of Fighting 12. read news >>
Krzysztof Jotko will attempt to rebound from the first loss of his pro career when he meets Tor Troeng at UFC Fight Night Sweden on Oct. 4. read news >>
Adam Milstead struggled through his father’s death and a failed attempt at a collegiate football career only to persevere into a promising heavyweight fighter. Filed under: News read news >>
Ramsey Nijem will attempt to slow the roll of up-and-coming Brazilian lightweight Carlos Diego Ferreira when the two square off at UFC 177 next month. read news >>
Olyimpic gold medalist Henry Cejudo will make his third attempt to compete in the flyweight division at the Legacy FC 34 card in Tunica, Miss., on Aug.29, against Bellator and Strikeforce veteran Brian Hall, Legacy FC owner Mick Maynard told MMAFighting.com.
Hall (6-2) enters the fight coming off a TKO victory over Cortez Phelia in his flyweight debut at the Bellator pay-per-view card in May, winning his second bout under the Bellator banner.
Cejudo (5-0) was set to fight for the vacant flyweigh read news >>
It’s not often an MMA fighter will attempt to call his shot, but UFC 175's Ildemar Alcantara is doing just that. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
At UFC 175, No. 3 middleweight contender Lyoto Machida will attempt to strip the championship title away from the division’s reigning champion, Chris Weidman. With the win, the Brazilian would set himself up to become the third mixed martial artist in UFC history to acquire a belt from two separate divisions. However, Machida’s opportunity to wrest the title away from Weidman does not come without its own set of challenges. Weidman is a NCAA Division I All-American wrestler who has transitioned read news >>
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Ellenberger hopes the fifth time is the charm, as he will again attempt to make his UFC debut on June 28... read news >>