Though no venue has been announced for the show, the evening’s main draw will air live on AXS TV. In addition to the main event, the televised card will see 14-fight pro Artenas Young lock horns with seasoned veteran Eric Davila at welterweight, while UFC alum Damacio Page makes his sophomore promotional effort against a to-be-announced foe.
Buentello, 39, rides a three-fight winning streak into his Legacy debut, most recently defeating Latvian talent Igor Kostin on May 30 in Russia. Known for his punching power, Buentello challenged Andrei Arlovski for the UFC heavyweight title in 2005, suffering a 15-second knockout in the UFC 55 main event. The native Texan would later vie for the Strikeforce heavyweight championship in 2007, sustaining a second-round knockout at the hands of Alistair Overeem.
Sursa snapped a two-fight skid in his last outing, submitting WEC vet Eric Schambari with a triangle choke on April 27. The 30-year-old competed once for Bellator in 2010, when he was knocked out by onetime Octagon talent Eddie Sanchez. A 20-fight veteran, Sursa owns 11 of his 12 victories by way of stoppage and has gone the distance just three times in eight years as a pro.view original article >>
Onetime UFC light heavyweight title challenger Glover Teixeira is getting ready for a long night’s work at UFC Fight Night 109. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
A lightweight bout between former WSOF champion Justin Gaethje and Michael Johnson will serve as the headlining bout for The Ultimate Fighter 25 Finale event in July.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Stop us if you’ve heard this one before: Recent UFC headliner Cub Swanson broke a hand.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
First things first: You’ll have a hard time finding two headliners that fellow fighters like more than UFC 211’s Stipe Miocic and Junior Dos Santos.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, UFC, read news >>
DALLAS – Stipe Miocic isn’t concerned about what type of legacy he’s going to leave behind after his fighting career is over. However, if his future goes as planned, he knows it will be a good one.Fi read news >>
Former UFC title challenger Rory MacDonald has been cleared for his Bellator debut, where he’ll take on British slugger Paul Daley in the headlining bout of Bellator 179.Filed under: Bellator, Featur read news >>
Back in 2013, Glover Teixeira was riding a 19-fight winning streak as he entered his first UFC headliner. Check out the full fight.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Polish up-and-comer Agnieszka Niedzwiedz headlines tonight’s Invicta FC 23 event opposite veteran Vanessa Porto while looking for a 10th win on her undefeated record. Could the UFC be next? Possibly. read news >>
The recently announced UFC Fight Night event slated for Aug. 5 in Mexico City now has a headlining bout. read news >>
On Saturday, English welterweight Che Mills headlines Cage Warriors 83 against Welsh fighter Lewis Long. Ahead of that clash, take a look back at Mills’ scintillating UFC debut in November 2011.Filed read news >>