In wake of McGregor-mania, here are Europe's other best young hopes for UFC gold
What a startling statistic it is that, since the turn of 2015, the number of European fighters to have won UFC titles over the course of its 22-year history has doubled.
When Poland’s Joanna Jedrzejczyk dethroned Carla Esparza as the women’s strawweight champion of UFC 185’s co-main event in March, she became the continent’s third titleholder. It had been just shy of a decade since Andrei Arlovski had beaten Paul Buentello to unify the promotion’s heavyweight title all the way back at UFC 55...
Aldo vs. McGregor being considered for Cowboys Stadium
The UFC has their sights set on a date and venue for the highly anticipated Featherweight title bout between Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor. With the MGM Grand being booked on December 5th with a Bocelli concert, the UFC is looking at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas as the potential venue for the blockbuster unification title bout. Nothing's official, but it looks like UFC 194 may have its venue and headliner.
Conor McGregor’s Trash Talk Doesn’t Stop at the Octagon Door
Newly crowned UFC interim featherweight champion Conor McGregor is known for his relentless trash talk and self-promotion as much as he is for his fighting ability. It turns out that the Irishman’s verbal assaults aren’t limited to interviews, press conferences, and media calls. “The Notorious” talks to his opponents during fights.