Breaking down who's earned themselves some breathing room and whose backs are against the wall at this Saturday's UFC Fight Night. A card like this, staffed with so many UFC neophytes, means that most of these guys are probably due second or even third chances. As such, I am not really convinced that anyone fighting on Saturday falls under "Likely Cut."
If I had to pick one guy who's close, though...
Possibly Cut With a Loss
Francis Carmont (22-9, 6-2 UFC) - Carmont entered the UFC with a middli read news >>
BANGOR, Maine – Tim Boetsch, Thiago Tavares, Alan Jouban and Seth Baczynski each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 47 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Magomedrasul Khasbulaev wants to fight as soon as possible.
The Dagestani featherweight, who earned a shot at the Bellator title after winning the 145-pound tournament in April, 2013, couldn’t return to the United States to compete for the championship due to visa issues.
After failing in multiple attempts to solve his visa issues over the past 12 months, he’s hoping that Bellator would release him from his contract so he can compete for other MMA promotions in Europe.
"I do not have any informa read news >>
Beltran earned his spot by submitting Vladimir Matyushenko last April.
Joey Beltran will get a light heavyweight title shot before Quinton Jackson does, despite the fact that "Rampage" -- 3-0 under the Bellator banner -- stopped "The Mexicutioner" last November on Spike TV.
Unless the promotion is planning a rematch between Jackson and "King Mo" Lawal -- who fought to a controversial decision earlier this year on pay-per-view (PPV) -- I'll be very interested to hear the rationale behind this lat read news >>
SAN JOSE – Robbie Lawler, Matt Brown, Anthony Johnson and Dennis Bermudez each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 12 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Ian McCall earned his second UFC win on Saturday with a unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) over Brad Pickett at UFC Fight Night 46 in Dublin, Ireland.
McCall controlled the majority of the fight, frustrating Pickett with his movement while landing combinations at every opportunity.
The win was McCall's second straight, after dropping two straight to Demetrious Johnson and Joseph Benavidez. McCall was ranked No. 3 going into this fight, and while he may not move up at all in the rankings wi read news >>
DUBLIN – Conor McGregor, Gunnar Nelson, Cathal Pendred and Mike King each earned $50,000 fight-night bonuses for their performances at today’s UFC Fight Night 46 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
As expected, Melvin Guillard’s big win at WSOF 10 has earned him a coveted title shot against champion Justin Gaethje. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, WSOF read news >>
Leandro Issa earned an impressive $100,000 in bonus money for his role in a bantamweight showdown against Jumabieke Tuerxun at “The Ultimate Fighter 19” finale. read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Leandro Issa, Jumabieke Tuerxun and Adriano Martins each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Sunday’s TUF 19 Finale event, and Issa doubled up for a total of $100,000.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Kenny Robertson earned a dominant decision victory over Ildemar Alcantara at UFC 175, but even with that, he’s still not satisfied.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>