UFC 151 takes place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and is headlined by a light heavyweight title collision between reigning champion Jon Jones and former Strikeforce king Dan Henderson. The evening's main draw airs live on pay-per-view and also features a welterweight showdown between contenders Josh Koscheck and Jake Ellenberger.
Means, 28, performed impressively in his last outing, stopping Justin Salas with strikes in just 66 seconds at UFC on FX 3. The June 8 victory marked the ninth consecutive win for “The Dirty Bird,” who is now 2-0 in his Octagon career. Standing 6-feet-2, Means owns 13 of his 18 career victories by way of knockout and has gone to a judges' decision just twice in his eight years as a pro.
Also 28, Trujillo joins the UFC riding a four-fight winning streak. Fighting out of Des Moines, Iowa, Trujillo last competed on June 30, taking a unanimous decision from former Bellator talent Frank Carrillo. The lightweight has already competed three times in 2012, topping Ken Jackson in January and James Edson Berto in April before outpointing Carrillo.view original article >>
UFC women's bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes and Valentina Shevchenko will rematch at UFC 213 despite having fought little more than a year ago. read news >>
As Conor McGregor previously announced, his SBG Ireland teammate will compete at UFC Fight Night 113 in Scotland.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
July’s UFC Fight Night 113 lineup has a new bantamweight addition.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
The UFC’s summer return to Dallas is officially jam packed, with two bouts added to UFC 211, including one replacement, bringing the card to 14 fights total. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Neil Seery will enter the cage for the final time as part of July’s UFC Fight Night 113 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Next month’s UFC Fight Night 110 event has added a pair of strawweights. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Is the world ready for another Conor McGregor? It better be. The UFC lightweight champion and girlfriend Dee Devlin welcomed Conor Jr. into the world Friday night.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Former UFC title challenger Rory MacDonald makes his promotional debut at Bellator 179. "I'm gonna be a problem for every fighter in the Bellator cage." read news >>
Watch Joanna Jedrzejczyk's first title defense when she defeated Jessica Penne in 2015. read news >>
As a reminder, the UFC’s traditional pre-event show returns today with the debut of “Countdown to UFC 211: Miocic vs. Dos Santos 2” on FS1.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>