A flyweight contest between Patrick Holohan and Louis Gaudinot has been slated for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 54 in Halifax, Nova Scotia, on Oct. 4.Holohan (10-0) is coming off a submission win over Josh Sampo on July 19 at UFC Fight Night 46."I’m so grateful to the UFC for getting me back in the Octagon," said Holohan in a statement. "I don’t care who they put in front of me or where, I’m going to put on the same performance everyone saw in Dublin."Gaudinot (6-3, 1 no-contest) defeated Phil H read news >>
Flyweight contenders meet this November in Texas, as Joseph Benavidez battles Dustin Ortiz.
The UFC has finally found an opponent for two-time flyweight title challenger Joseph Benavidez. In an announcement made yesterday by UFC officials, Benavidez's next fight will be in Austin, Texas, as he takes on Dustin Ortiz. Flyweight bout between #2 @JoeJitsu and #12 @DustinOrtizMMA added to November 22nd #UFCAustin http://t.co/0PwUWHWORy
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On this edition of Shameless MMA, RFA flyweight champ Matt Manzanares and the woman behind the Women's MMA movement, Invicta FC owner Shannon Knapp. read news >>
Joseph Benavidez will look to remain amongst the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s flyweight contenders in a newly announced bout against Dustin Ortiz. read news >>
After nine months away from the cage, Jose Maria Tome is ready to return. read news >>
UFC flyweight contender Ian McCall underwent hand surgery for the third time in 12 months on Tuesday. However, he hopes to put his injury woes aside and looks ahead to a potential title eliminator against John Lineker. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
UFC flyweight Jussier Formiga is interested in a rematch against ‘Unclecreepy’ Ian McCall. Jussier Formiga holds three losses in his career, yet there is one in particular that he is "bitter" about and interested in avenging: his first professional loss to Ian McCall.
"I will fight whoever they want, but I'm still bitter about my loss to McCall," Formiga told MMAFighting.com. "I fought him three years ago, it was a tough fight, and he ended up defeating me. I wasn't so physically strong by that read news >>
Referee Herb Dean will oversee the flyweight title fight between Demetrious Johnson and Chris Cariaso at UFC 178. read news >>
On occasion, the UFC finds itself in a real pickle.
They have cards announced, venues booked and tickets sold, and no fight. Now, that wasn't the case even as recently as a few years ago, but trying to deliver nearly a card a week across a handful of platforms can make strange bedfellows.
It can cause cards to look different than advertised.
It can cause them to be cancelled outright.
It can cause them to be headlined by guys no one really cares about.
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With Joby Sanchez headed to the UFC, Legacy FC flyweight champion Matt Manzanares has a new opponent for next month’s RFA 18 headliner.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
RFA 18 now has a new headliner, as Matt Manzanares will defend his flyweight strap against Alexandre Pantoja Passidomo on Sept. 12. read news >>