Evidently, Alistair Overeem puts little stock in the current hierarchy of the UFC's heavyweight division.
In a peculiar interview with Sportskeeda, Overeem, the UFC's seventh-ranked heavyweight, sounded off on the outlandish idea of entertaining a rematch with 37-year-old former heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar.
"Yes, I expressed that after my bout with Frank Mir. I do believe that Brock Lesnar will be coming back, I don't want to call it from retirement, but he is a huge draw, big guy, sells tick read news >>
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I'll say one thing about "Durkin," he's certainly not lacking any confidence.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight up-and-comer Pat Cummins just put the promotion's light heavyweight division on notice.
Well, sort of.
"Durkin" has now won two straight after a debut shellacking at the hands of ex-teammate Daniel Cormier, and told the gang at Submission Radio he's off to the races. Especially now that he can train properly for each fight, something not afforded to him for his UFC read news >>
Mookie Alexander puts on his matchmaking cap for the main card fighters from last night's UFC on Fox 12.
UFC on Fox 12 was another great show in a month chock-full of tremendous cards and fights. Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown delivered on action (but not an emphatic finish as many had predicted), Bobby Green scored a division-shaking upset, while Dennis Bermudez and Anthony Johnson absolutely demolished their respective opponents. There were only 3 finishes on the card out of 12 fights, but there read news >>
Welterweight rising star Matt Brown puts his six fight winning streak on the line going up against challenger Mike "Quicksand" Pyle at UFC Fight Night 26. read news >>
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SAN JOSE – It appeared as though Matt Brown was trying watch his language – until he put his foot in his mouth once again.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Kyle McLachlan puts on Joe Silva and Sean Shelby's thinking caps and tries to plot the next moves for the fighters that were in action in Dublin.
Ultimate Fight Night 46 in Dublin picked up from where we left off from this weeks Ultimate Fight Night 45: Cerrone Vs Miller, delivering a night of fun, action-packed fights that had some divisional relevance.
There were also some surprises from the card that breathe new life into divisions we weren't expecting any shocks in. Let's take a look at the read news >>
"I will literally fight anybody," the fighter said during the UFC Fight Night 45 post-fight press conference. "UFC tells me a day and time to be there, and I'll gladly be there." – Donald Cerrone read news >>
By most counts, John Dodson is the No. 1 contender to UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson’s belt. It appears that it will be a while before he’ll have an opportunity to cash in on his position, however. read news >>
UFC 175's co-main event features a UFC women's bantamweight championship match.
Champion Ronda Rousey puts the gold and her undefeated record on the line against No. 2-ranked contender Alexis Davis.
Davis earned the fight with five straight victories. Three of those wins came inside the Octagon against Rosi Sexton, Liz Carmouche and Jessica Eye. Now she faces the stiffest test in her MMA career.
Rousey has been the most dominant champion in the UFC, but Davis is her most well-rounded opponent to read news >>
Justin Gaethje puts away Nick Newell to maintain his hold on the World Series of Fighting lightweight crown in Daytona Beach, Fla. read news >>
Though Chael Sonnen has yet to speak publicly in defense of his most recent failed drug test -- aside from an initial statement to MMA Fighting -- some fighters are weighing in on its significance. Namely former champion B.J. Penn, who has long been an advocate of cleaning up MMA.Penn was on the UFC 175/TUF 19 finale conference call on Monday, and when asked about Sonnen’s positive drug test – a test issued randomly by the Nevada Athletic Commission on June 5, where it was discovered Sonnen had read news >>