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07h57 07  mars
UFC 259 ” Blachowicz vs. Adesanya’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring
Sherdog’s live UFC 259 coverage will begin Saturday at 5:15 p.m. ET.
07h59 06  mars
UFC 259 Weigh-in Results: 3 Title Fights Set; Askarov Misses Weight
Israel Adesanya weighed in with a box of pizza in hand and still came in well below the light heavyweight limit for his title fight.
Paulo Costa’s Brother Discusses Wine Controversy, Picks Adesanya at UFC 259
The brother of former Ultimate Fighting Championship title challenger Paulo Costa would like to add some details to the story about Costa drinking too much wine before his last fight.
Ji Won Kang Annihilates Amir Aliakbari in One: Fists of Fury 2 Headliner
In a sharp contrast from the previous event, just one bout on the second, pre-recorded part of One Championship’s “Fists of Fury” series went to the judges.
07h32 05  mars
Dana White, UFC Considering Texas Cities for Upcoming Events
If the Ultimate Fighting Championship has its way, fans will be back en masse at events in the very near future.
Josh Parisian Comes to Blows With Roque Martinez on June 19 UFC Fight Night Event
Two Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweights looking for their first win inside the Octagon will clash in June.
Nikolas Motta to Make UFC Debut Against Damir Hadzovic on May 8
A promising Dana White’s Contender Series signee has his Ultimate Fighting Championship debut set for May.
PFL to Host 2021 Regular Season in Atlantic City Within ” Bubble Environment’
The Professional Fighters League has its home for its upcoming tournament season.
10h50 04  mars
UFC Releases Longtime Heavyweight Standouts Alistair Overeem, Junior dos Santos
The Ultimate Fighting Championship is parting ways with longtime heavyweight standouts Alistair Overeem and Junior dos Santos.
Cub Swanson Booked Against Giga Chikadze at UFC’s May 1 Event
Cub Swanson will attempt to hand Giga Chikadze his first Ultimate Fighting Championship defeat when the featherweights lock horns on May 1.
Joseph Benavidez Moves Past Championship Dreams, Finds New Motivation to Compete
Joseph Benavidez did some soul searching after his loss to Deiveson Figueiredo in the UFC Fight Night 172 headliner this past July.
Aleksandar Rakic: Israel Adesanya Receiving Light Heavyweight Title Shot ” Good for the Sport’
Had one scorecard gone his way at UFC Fight Night 165, Aleksandar Rakic could have been on the precipice of really big things in the light heavyweight division right now.
Paul Daley vs. Sabah Homasi Rescheduled for Third Time at Bellator 257
For the third time, Bellator MMA will attempt to make a fight happen between Paul Daley and Sabah Homasi.
23h34 03  mars
Lightweights Jim Miller, Joe Solecki to Lock Horns at UFC Fight Night on April 10
Jim Miller will square off against Joe Solecki at UFC Fight Night on April 10.
Roxanne Modafferi to Face Taila Santos at UFC Fight Night on May 8
Roxanne Modafferi is slated to meet Taila Santos in a flyweight matchup at UFC Fight Night on May 8.
Israel Adesanya Expects to Weigh Below 200 Pounds Ahead of UFC 259
Although Israel Adesanya is moving up a division at UFC 259, not much will change from his usual middleweight routine.
Jimmy Flick vs. Francisco Figueiredo Set for UFC’s May 8 Card
A flyweight clash between Jimmy Flick and Francisco Figueiredo has been booked for the UFC’s May 8 offering.
UFC 262 Gets Edson Barboza-Shane Burgos Featherweight Showdown on May 15
Edson Barboza will make his third featherweight appearance when he takes on Shane Burgos at UFC 262.
UFC Fight Night 186 Medical Suspensions: Three Fighters Facing 6-Month Terms
Three fighters who competed at UFC Fight Night 186 are facing potential six-month layoffs after their bouts.
Scott Holtzman, Mateusz Gamrot to Clash at UFC Fight Night on April 10
A lightweight showdown pitting Scott Holtzman against Mateusz Gamrot has been booked for UFC Fight Night on April 10.
Matt Brown to Face Dhiego Lima at UFC Event on June 19
Matt Brown will meet Dhiego Lima at an Ultimate Fighting Championship event on June 19.
16h00 02  mars
Rory MacDonald Makes PFL Debut, Headlines April 29 Event vs. David Michaud
Rory MacDonald will finally make his highly-anticipated Professional Fighters League debut in the main event of the promotion’s April 29 event against David Michaud.
Dana White Denies Khamzat Chimaev’s Retirement Following Cryptic Social Media Post
Lingering effects from COVID-19 continue to take their toll on Khamzat Chimaev.
Darko Stosic vs. Michal Wlodarek, Four Other Bouts Added to KSW 59 Lineup
Four-time UFC veteran Darko Stosic will make his promotional debut against Michal Wlodarek at KSW 59 on March 20.
Four-Man Welterweight Tournament Begins at Cage Warriors 121 on March 19
Cage Warriors will begin its journey to crown a new 170-pound champion with the semifinals of a welterweight tournament on March 19.
Alexander Hernandez Believes He Won ” 2.5 Rounds’ vs. Thiago Moises at UFC Fight Night 186
Upon further review, Alexander Hernandez believes he deserved to win his lightweight clash with Thiago Moises at UFC Fight Night 186.
After Mentioning Retirement, Amanda Nunes Motivated by Motherhood Ahead of UFC 259
Shortly after vanquishing Felicia Spencer at UFC 250 last June, Amanda Nunes raised eyebrows by mentioning the word “retirement.”
Marcus Almeida Set for MMA Debut Against Ji Won Kang at One on TNT 1 on April 7
Thirteen-time world jiu-jitsu champion Marcus Almeida will finally make his MMA debut on April 7 against South Korean Ji Won Kang under the One Championship banner.
Daniel Cormier, Khabib Nurmagomedov Offer High Praise for UFC 259’s Islam Makhachev
Those within the American Kickboxing Academy camp have high expectations for Ultimate Fighting Championship lightweight Islam Makhachev.
Magomed Ankalaev Admits UFC Fight Night 186 Triumph Was ” A Little Boring’
On paper, the UFC Fight Night 186 co-main event looked to be one of Saturday’s most entertaining pairings.
Dustin Poirier: Conor McGregor Trilogy ” Makes a Lot of Sense and a Lot of Money’
All signs still seem to be pointing toward a trilogy bout between Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor later this year.
11h48 01  mars
Patrick Mix vs. James Gallagher Booked for Bellator 258 on May 7
Patrick Mix will square off against James Gallagher in a bantamweight showdown at Bellator 258.
rdquo; Legit’ Ciryl Gane Says He’s Ready to Pursue UFC Heavyweight Titl
Sometimes it’s easy to forget that Ciryl Gane has only been a professional mixed martial artist for less than three years.
Jairzinho Rozenstruik Laments ” Worst Performance Ever’ in UFC Fight Night 186 Main Event
Jairzinho Rozenstruik had an evening to forget at UFC Fight Night 186.
Pedro Munhoz Knew What Type of Fight to Expect in Rematch with Jimmie Rivera
After Saturday night, there probably aren’t too many people who would mind seeing a trilogy bout between Pedro Munhoz and Jimmie Rivera.
Dana White, Jon Jones Critique Lackluster Heavyweight Headliner at UFC Fight Night 186
Neither the UFC president nor the man who plans on capturing heavyweight gold in the near future was particularly impressed with the main event at UFC Fight Night 186.
12h51 28  février
UFC Fight Night 186 Bonuses: Only Three $50,000 Checks Awarded for Decision-Filled Card
Only three 50,000 post-fight bonuses were handed out following UFC Fight Night 186 at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Unbeaten Ciryl Gane Decisions Jairzinho Rozenstruik in Tepid UFC Fight Night 186 Headliner
Ciryl Gane stays undefeated with unanimous decision over Jairzinho Rozenstruik on Saturday in Las Vegas.
UFC Fight Night 186 ” Rozenstruik vs. Gane’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round Scoring
Sherdog’s live UFC Fight Night 186 coverage will begin Saturday at 6 p.m. ET.
UFC Fight Night 186 Prelims: Thiago Moises Passes Alexander Hernandez in 155 Pecking Order
Thiago Moises may have punched his ticket to another competitive tax bracket in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s lightweight division.
Bellator 255 Update: Matt Mitrione to Face Tyrell Fortune on April 2
Matt Mitrione will lock horns with Tyrell Fortune in a heavyweight clash at Bellator 255.
Strawweights Carla Esparza, Xiaonan Yan to Meet at UFC Event on May 22
A pivotal strawweight showdown between Carla Esparza and Xiaonan Yan is on tap for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s May 22 card.
Angela Hill-Ashley Yoder Rematch Postponed Due to COVID Protocols, Moved to March 13
A strawweight clash pitting Angela Hill against Ashley Yoder has been pulled from Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 186 card.
07h59 27  février
UFC Fight Night 186 Weigh-ins: Grishin Blows Weight; Oliveira-Kuramagomedov Scratched
Although typically a formality, the Ultimate Fighting Championship weigh-ins of late have each brought their fair share of drama, this week included.
Weili Zhang Expected to Defend Title Against Rose Namajunas at UFC 261
Should everything come together, an upcoming Ultimate Fighting Championship will be bolstered by a duo of major women’s championship matches.
Christian Aguilera Welcomes Guyana’s Carlston Harris to the UFC on May 8
The very first Ultimate Fighting Championship fighter from Guyana will make his way to the Octagon in May.
Cortney Casey Takes on J.J. Aldrich at UFC Fight Night 187
A couple weeks before the card will happen, the Ultimate Fighting Championship has added a flyweight matchup.
Ennahachi Outpoints Superlek, Petrosyan Upends Kiria at One: Fists of Fury
The first event in the One Championship “Fists of Fury” trilogy saw most of the fights go the distance.
09h13 26  février
Jeremy Stephens Returns to Lightweight Against Drakkar Klose at UFC Fight Night on April 17
A longtime Ultimate Fighting Championship vet is returning to the weight class where he started his career.
Impa Kasanganay Drops to Welterweight, Meets Sasha Palatnikov at April 10 UFC Card
The recipient of an all-time great Ultimate Fighting Championship knockout has decided to change weight classes following that spectacular defeat.