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  1. Illinois native Mike Santiago takes on Dan Ige at UFC 225 in Chicago
    Mike Santiago will have a chance to turn things around in front of a home crowd. Santiago, who was born and raised in Illinois, has been booked to face Dan Ige at UFC 225 in Chicago. The event takes...
  2. Bryan Barberena injured; new UFC Fight Night 131 opponent sought for Jake Ellenberger
    Just days after it was announced, a welterweight bout between Bryan Barberena and Jake Ellenberger has been removed from UFC Fight Night 131. Link
  3. Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Kamaru Usman scheduled for UFC Chile main event
    The UFC finally has its main event for its debut in Chile. A welterweight contest featuring Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Kamaru Usman is close to being finalized for the May 19 card in Santiago, Chile,...
  4. Michel Prazeres moves to welterweight, meets Zak Cummings at UFC Fight Night 129
    After multiple failed weight cuts, Michel Prazeres has been forced out of the lightweight division and up to welterweight for his next bout. A 170-pound matchup between Prazeres (24-2 MMA, 8-2 UFC)...
  5. Josh Barnett gets no suspension after arbitration in USADA doping case
    Josh Barnett is free and clear of his issues with USADA. The former UFC heavyweight champion received only a public reprimand following arbitration in his USADA doping case, the agency announced...
  6. Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos vs. Sean Strickland added to UFC 224 in Brazil
    A welterweight bout between Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos and Sean Strickland is the latest addition to May’s UFC 224 lineup. Link
  7. Video: Drew Chatman flips off of KO’d opponent’s back, gets disqualified at LFA 36
    This is a new one. Following the main event of Legacy Fighting Alliance 36 on Friday, one of the amateur “postlims” saw heavyweight Irvins Ayala knock himself out by attempting to land a hammerfist...
  8. Antonina Shevchenko booking in the works for Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series
    The Shevchenkos are a fighting family and now it’s Antonina’s turn to get a chance to shine on a bigger platform. Sources confirmed with MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani that Antonina Shevchenko — the...
  9. Jessica Aguilar vs. Jodie Esquibel slated for UFC Utica
    Jessica Aguilar finally has a fight lined up. The veteran fighter has been booked to fight Jodie Esquibel in a women’s strawweight contest at UFC Utica (UFC Fight Night 131). The ever is set to take...
  10. Ed Ruth Gets New Oppoment, Weight Class For Bellator 196 Bout In Budapest
    Ed Ruth’s welterweight debut will have to wait. After original Bellator 196 foe Laszlo Furko withdrew from the 170-pound bout due to injury, Ruth will now face Ion Pascu in a 175-pound catchweight...
  11. Neil Magny vs. Gunnar Nelson targeted for UFC Liverpool
    With hometown hero and rising welterweight star Darren Till set to headline UFC Liverpool in May, it seems that two more top 170-pounders could be making an appearance on the card. According to a...
  12. Gilbert Burns faces Octagon newcomer Dan Moret at UFC on FOX 29
    Gilbert Burns has a new opponent for UFC on FOX 29. The Brazilian jiu-jitsu expert, who was hoping to meet Lando Vannata at the UFC event in Glendale, Ariz., on April 14, will now face Octagon...
  13. One year after fight, Sarah Kaufman and Jessica-Rose Clark paid by Battlefield FC
    After more than a year and much public frustration, Sarah Kaufman and Jessica-Rose Clark revealed today that they’ve finally received payment from Battlefield FC for their March 2017 bout. Link
  14. UFC returns to Hamburg on July 22
    The UFC will host its second event at The Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg when the promotion returns to the German city on July 22. The event was announced by the promotion on Tuesday morning via press...
  15. UFC 223 fight week schedule announced
    The UFC has announced it’s full fight week schedule for UFC 223. Link
  16. USADA suspends UFC’s Amanda Lemos two years for testing positive for steroid
    Amanda Lemos is the latest fighter to be suspended by USADA for a UFC anti-doping policy violation. USADA suspended the women’s bantamweight athlete two years for testing positive for the steroid...
  17. Jessica Eye vs. Jessica-Rose Clark targeted for UFC Singapore
    Jessica Eye will continue her UFC flyweight run this summer. The promotion is targeting a women’s flyweight contest between Eye and Jessica-Rose Clark for UFC Singapore, which is set to go down on...
  18. Arnold Allen vs. Mads Burnell booked for UFC Liverpool
    Arnold Allen returns to the Octagon for the first time in over a year when he takes on Danish fighter, Mads Burnell, at UFC Liverpool on May 27 at the Echo Arena. Link
  19. Claudio Henrique da Silva vs. Nordine Taleb added to UFC Fight Night 130 in Liverpool
    The card continues to fill for the UFC’s return to England in May. A welterweight matchup is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 130, with Brazil’s Claudio Henrique da Silva (11-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC)...
  20. Jake Ellenberger gets replacement opponent for UFC Fight Night 131 in Utica
    After Bryan Barberena was forced out due to injury, Jake Ellenberger will now meet Ben Saunders at June’s UFC Fight Night 131 event. Link
  21. Welterweight Prospect Aliaskhab Khizriev Knocks Out Rousimar Palhares in 58 Seconds
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  22. Ricky Rainey in for Abdul Razak Alhassan, meets Muslim Salikhov at UFC on FOX 29
    A couple weeks out from the UFC’s return to Arizona, an injury has changed a bout and opened the door for a fighter to make his promotional debut. Abdul Razak Alhassan (9-1 MMA, 3-1 UFC) is out of...
  23. Tony Ferguson out of UFC 223, Max Holloway to step in and face Khabib Nurmagomedov for lightweight title
    Ferguson is out of the lightweight title fight with Nurmagomedov at UFC 223 on April 7 in Brooklyn , sources told MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani on Sunday afternoon. Link
  24. Matt Brown out of UFC on FOX 29 bout with Carlos Condit due to torn ACL
    Another anticipated fight in the month of April is off the UFC schedule. Matt Brown (23-16 MMA, 14-10 UFC) has suffered a torn ACL and has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled welterweight...
  25. Awkward! Watch Khabib Nurmagomedov cut weight alongside UFC 223 opponent Max Holloway (Video)
    Brooklyn, New York, is not a small place. It sure looks that way when you see Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight champion Max Holloway cutting weight alongside lightweight contender...
  26. Donald Cerrone vs. Leon Edwards scheduled for UFC Singapore main event
    Leon Edwards is getting the big fight he has been looking for. In fact, “Rocky” is getting someone he called out last year. The UFC is close to finalizing Donald Cerrone vs. Edwards as the main event...
  27. Alex Oliveira to fight Carlos Condit at UFC on FOX 29, replacing injured Matt Brown
    Carlos Condit lost out on the chance to fight Matt Brown, but he’s got a new and equally intriguing opponent for UFC on FOX 29. Brazilian veteran Alex Oliveira (18-4-1 MMA, 7-3-1 UFC) is stepping up...
  28. Artem Lobov, Khabib Nurmagomedov involved in hotel confrontation
    Khabib Nurmagomedov might not be getting his hands on Conor McGregor anytime soon, but he almost settled for a piece of one of his pals on Tuesday. Courtesy of Sikjitsu head coach Rick Little (who...
  29. T.J. Dillashaw-Cody Garbrandt rematch set for UFC 227 in Los Angeles
    The UFC has a big title fight rematch on its hands Saturday in New York, but another could be announced soon. According to a report from ESPN.com‘s Brett Okamoto, the UFC soon will announce a...
  30. Conor McGregor to UFC: you's'll strip me of nothing...
    link Dana White said Wednesday that the UFC will be stripping Conor McGregor of the lightweight title. As expected, McGregor isn’t going to go accept that without a fight. “The Notorious” tweeted an...
  31. Dana White: Brock Lesnar is coming back to the UFC
    One of the UFC’s biggest box office draws could be headed back to the Octagon. During an appearance on UFC Tonight on Wednesday, host Daniel Cormier asked Dana White if former UFC heavyweight...
  32. Conor McGregor, crew allegedly cause chaotic scene after UFC 223 media day, Chiesa cut.
    Conor McGregor has made his presence felt at UFC 223. McGregor and his entourage stormed the Barclays Center following UFC 223 media day in Brooklyn on Thursday and caused a wild scene that left one...
  33. UFC signs Cage Warriors champions Nathaniel Wood and Molly McCann
    The UFC have signed Cage Warriors bantamweight champion Nathaniel Wood and Cage Warriors flyweight champion Molly McCann. Multiple sources have confirmed to MMA Fighting that Wood (13-3-0) is close...
  34. Dana White: Artem Lobov pulled from UFC 223 fight with Caceres in wake of McGregor debacle
    In the wake of a massive incident involving Conor McGregor today, UFC 223 has lost one of its fights. Artem Lobov (13-14-1 MMA, 2-4 UFC), one of McGregor’s SBG Ireland teammates in Dublin, has been...
  35. Michael Chiesa to compete at UFC 223 despite multiple cuts from Conor McGregor incident
    Conor McGregor’s actions will not stop Michael Chiesa from fighting at UFC 223. Link
  36. Michael Chiesa vs. Anthony Pettis scratched from UFC 223 after Conor McGregor incident
    As it turns out, Michael Chiesa won’t be fighting at UFC 223 after all. Link
  37. Ray Borg's UFC 223 fight scrapped with eye issue reportedly from Conor McGregor bus attack
    Conor McGregor never has claimed to have much interest in making friends, but his visit to New York today may have created a lot more enemies than he ever could have expected. After the lightweight...
  38. Conor McGregor detained after UFC 223 bus attack, in NYPD custody
    Conor McGregor has been detained and is in custody of the New York Police Department following a fracas earlier today in Brooklyn. NYPD spokesperson George Tsourovakas tonight told MMAjunkie that...
  39. Max Holloway ‘medically unfit to fight,’ Anthony Pettis to step in against Khabib at UFC 223
    The UFC 223 disasters continue to pile on. A few days ago, the card was supposed to be headlined by Tony Ferguson vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov, before a freak incident left the interim champ injured....
  40. Conor McGregor charged with three counts of assault, one count of criminal mischief for bus attack / Conor McGregor’s bail set for $50,000, has next hearing June 14
    Conor McGregor and SBG teammate Cian Cowley were arrested in New York late Thursday night, a spokesman for the New York Police Department confirmed with MMA Fighting. McGregor has been charged with...
  41. Al Iaquinta meets Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 223
    The lightweight title still will be up for grabs in the UFC 223 main event. Khabib Nurmagomedov (25-0 MMA, 9-0 UFC) will stay in the headliner in New York and will fight Al Iaquinta (13-3-1 MMA, 8-2...
  42. Ben Rothwell accepts two-year USADA sanction for failed drug test
    It will be a while before we see Ben Rothwell back inside the Octagon. The 36-year-old UFC heavyweight accepted a two-year sanction for failed out-of-competition drug tests taken back on Feb. 6 and...
  43. Colby Covington vs. Rafael dos Anjos interim title fight announced for UFC 225 in Chicago – not Rio
    The UFC today announced an interim UFC welterweight title bout between dos Anjos and Colby Covington (13-1 MMA, 8-1 UFC) for UFC 225, which takes place June 9 at United Center in Chicago, and not UFC...
  44. Dana White says Brock Lesnar could fight for title in UFC return, and Daniel Cormier is ecstatic
    UFC President Dana White says there’s a possibility Brock Lesnar will get a shot at regaining the UFC heavyweight title the next time he steps in the octagon. White recently said Lesnar (5-3 MMA, 4-3...
  45. UFC 223 Results: Bonus Winners, Highlights (VIDEO), Twitter Reaction, Attendance And Gate
    Justice has been served. Khabib Nurmagomedov defeated Al Iaquinta in a lopsided unanimous decision that finally won him the UFC lightweight championship. The performance featured a dominant wrestling...
  46. UFC on FOX 29: Poirier vs. Gaethje fight card
    Feast your eyes on the glorious UFC on FOX 29 fight card in Glendale, Arizona. On April 14th at the Gila River Arena in Glendale, Arizona, fans will be treated to an action-packed fight card...
  47. Invicta FC 29 fight card announced, including a quick turnaround for Pearl Gonzalez at flyweight
    Invicta Fighting Championship has officially announced the complete fight card for its upcoming edition, scheduled for May 4 in Kansas City, and the event will feature the second promotional...
  48. Nick Diaz accepts one-year USADA suspension for 2017 whereabouts violation
    Nick Diaz has cleared up his latest issue with the United States Anti-Doping Agency. On Monday, the drug testing organization announced that Diaz has accepted a one-year sanction for a whereabouts...
  49. UFC debuts in Boise, Lincoln among additions to summer schedule
    The UFC will make visits to Boise, Idaho, and Lincoln, Neb., for the first time this summer. The promotion on Saturday announced the new additions to its schedule during the broadcast for UFC 223 in...
  50. Dana White switches gears on Conor McGregor, now respects ‘Notorious’ despite criminal bus attack that sabotaged UFC 223
    I mean c’mon guys, it was sabotage, not murder, let’s have some perspective! Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight champion, Conor McGregor, lost his marbles last Thursday, rounding...
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