Jackson: Jones Injured By Training With Overeem
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight champion Jon Jones suffered a leg injury serious enough to bounce him from the UFC 178 pay-per-view (PPV) main event, scheduled for Sept. 27, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. As a result, his 205-pound title defense against Daniel Cormier will be shifted to UFC 182 in early 2015.
So, what happened?
VanZant may not rep Team Alpha Male in UFC debut
At just 20 years old, Paige VanZant will become the youngest woman to ever grace the Octagon when she collides against fellow strawweight Kailin Curran on October 4th at UFC Fight Night 54. But when she does, there's a good chance VanZant won't be representing Team Alpha Male, the Sacramento-based squad who helped her rise through the ranks on her road to the UFC.
Curran credits move to Team Takedown for growth
NEW YORK -- Bellator featherweight champion took part in a recent media day for the organization and discussed his tan, why he's training full time for his camps at Team Takedown in Texas, his thoughts on beating Daniel Straus in the rubber match, facing Patricio Freire at Bellator 123 on September 5th and more.
Penn brings in Cruz ahead of Edgar bout
With his return to Mixed Martial Arts action just around the corner, BJ ‘The Prodigy’ Penn has brought in, former UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz, to help him prepare for his July 6 bout against Frankie Edgar.