UFC News: Dana White and Conor McGregor to hold private discussions at UFC Liverpool

UFC President Dana White confirmed Saturday afternoon that he and star commodity Conor McGregor will meet at the Echo Arena this Sunday ahead of the promotion's premier event on Merseyside. During an interview with Caroline Pearce of BT Sport, White confirmed how he and Conor would sit down for the first time since the fiasco … Continue reading UFC News: Dana White and Conor McGregor to hold private discussions at UFC Liverpool

News: Nick Diaz released from jail after domestic battery charge

Stockton, California mixed-martial artist Nick Diaz has been released from Clark County jail Saturday, after the former Strike force welterweight champion was arrested by Las Vegas law enforcement and was subsequently charged with domestic battery this week. Diaz, who has been absent from active competition since his 2015 meeting with Anderson Silva, has been issued … Continue reading News: Nick Diaz released from jail after domestic battery charge

Breaking News: USADA informs Fabricio Werdum of potential anti-doping violation

It would appear that Fabricio Werdum has become the latest in a long line of big names to fall foul of USADA. Per ESPN's Brett Okamoto, the former heavyweight champion has been informed of a potential anti-doping violation stemming from an out of competition sample collected late last month. https://twitter.com/bokamotoESPN/status/998987186568552448?s=19 https://twitter.com/bokamotoESPN/status/998998151678705664?s=19 The Brazilian veteran last … Continue reading Breaking News: USADA informs Fabricio Werdum of potential anti-doping violation

News: Dana White and KSI to host EA Sports UFC 3 Twitch live stream

On Tuesday, May 22, UFC and EA SPORTS will host a EA SPORTS UFC 3 Twitch live stream from UFC’s global corporate headquarters in Las Vegas, Nevada. UFC President Dana White, YouTube Influencer KSI and four additional hosts will be playing EA SPORTS UFC 3 against each other, as well as against select fans who join the live stream via PlayStation … Continue reading News: Dana White and KSI to host EA Sports UFC 3 Twitch live stream

News: UFC confirm Fight Night event in Moscow

The UFC today confirmed its debut event in Russia will be held later this year at Olimpiyskiy Arena in Moscow on Saturday, September 15. https://twitter.com/ufc/status/996742598428692481?s=19 Tickets for UFC Fight Night Moscow will go on general sale Friday, June 1, via Kassir.ru. The UFC has experienced a sharp rise in popularity in Russia over the past few years, with a … Continue reading News: UFC confirm Fight Night event in Moscow

Opinion: What’s next for Mackenzie Dern after UFC 224

A controversial weigh in attempt unfortunately overshadowed a near picture perfect trip to Rio de Janeiro for grappling ace Mackenzie Dern at UFC 224. She secured her second UFC victory and remained undefeated in her professional career after submitting Amanda Cooper in the opening round of their catchweight contest. Initially, both women were slated to … Continue reading Opinion: What’s next for Mackenzie Dern after UFC 224

News: Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier II confirmed for UFC on Fox 30 in Calgary

Surging lightweight contender Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier will run back his controversial "No Contest" with former division kingpin Eddie Alvarez this July, as a rematch between the exciting pair has been made official for UFC on Fox 30 in Calgary. Lafayette favorite Poirier has cemented his spot among the elite at 155lbs in his continued … Continue reading News: Eddie Alvarez vs. Dustin Poirier II confirmed for UFC on Fox 30 in Calgary

News: Yair Rodriguez cut from UFC due to turning down fights

In an organisation full of controversy, the shock value of new stories coming out the UFC is fairly low nowadays, but this isn’t necessarily the case when we learned the latest bit of gossip. It came in the form of rising featherweight star Yair Rodriguez, who was cut from the UFC late last night (May … Continue reading News: Yair Rodriguez cut from UFC due to turning down fights

Opinion: George St. Pierre vs Nate Diaz: The UFC masterplan

With alot of talk happening of GSP vs Diaz, its clear too see what game the UFC are playing. With the fight happening at lightweight, they are obviously trying to line up a super fight between McGregor and Rush. In my opinion, that is only one facet of the plan. With a fight of this … Continue reading Opinion: George St. Pierre vs Nate Diaz: The UFC masterplan

Opinion: Vitor Belfort vs. Lyoto Machida: What will go down?

It seems as if this matchup between two of Brazil's favourite sons should've occurred in both savage strikers primes, nevertheless, former UFC heavyweight king Vitor 'The Phenom Belfort meets Karate practitioner Lyoto 'The Dragon' Machida in the opening main card clash of UFC 224, in the homeland of the compatriots. Vitor managed a controversial decision … Continue reading Opinion: Vitor Belfort vs. Lyoto Machida: What will go down?