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Chad Mendes Shocked UFC Allowed BKFC Signing While Under Contract

Chad Mendes has praised the UFC for allowing him to sign with the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship while still under contract with the promotion. Mendes, who is a former UFC title challenger, competed on MMA's biggest stage from 2011 to 2018. Despite falling short of UFC gold in fights against...

(VIDEO) Hector Lombard Confronts Tyron Woodley; Later Challenges Him

BKFC Cruiserweight Champion Hector Lombard has shared footage of an altercation he had with Tyron Woodley at BKFC 19. Lombard, a former UFC middleweight and welterweight, became the bare-knuckle promotion's inaugural 205-pound champion after defeating Joe Riggs last month. The Cuban-Australian fighter made the switch to BKFC after a six-fight...

BKFC To Provide Pension Fund For Its Fighters

Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) will be providing a pension fund for fighters beginning with the April 17 card on April 30. BKFC President Dave Feldman revealed the historic news to MMA Fighting Thursday in a prepared statement.  “Our fighters are the most important asset of the company,” Feldman said. “We...

WATCH: Paige VanZant Grabs Britain Hart’s Throat In Heated BKFC Weigh-ins

Paige VanZant is set to make her Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship debut on Friday against Britain Hart and the weigh-ins got heated. After VanZant and Hart weighed in, they got into each others face and VanZant grabbed Hart's throat. It resulted in a heated shoving match and Hart cussing out...

Paige VanZant’s BKFC Debut Expected To Take Place On Super Bowl Weekend

Paige VanZant has a date for her Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship debut. Ever since VanZant signed with BKFC many wondered when she would be making her debut. Well, BKFC president, David Feldman spoke to MMAFighting and revealed it would be on Friday, February 5, two days before the Super Bowl...

Paige VanZant’s Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship Debut Postponed

The world is going to have to wait a few more months before seeing how Paige VanZant fares in her Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) debut. It was announced this past summer that Paige VanZant will be taking her talents to BKFC in what was expected to be a November...

Vitor Belfort Sends Fiery Message To Wanderlei Silva: ‘Let’s Get Down To Business’

Vitor Belfort wants to make the Wanderlei Silva rematch but needs the Brazilian to start negotiating. For months now, Belfort and Silva have both expressed interest in a rematch and both said it was close to happening. Yet, with Belfort under contract with ONE Championship and Silva with BKFC, it...

Mike Tyson Offered $20 Million For Bare Knuckle Fight

Mike Tyson hinted at a return to boxing, and now Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships have offered him a lucrative contract. Tyson was recently seen hitting pads with coach Rafael Cordeiro. It immediately caught the interest of the combat sports world. It also piqued the interest of David Feldman, who revealed...

Artem Lobov Claims He’s Making More Than ’90 To 95 Percent’ Of UFC Roster

Artem Lobov says he is getting paid quite well in Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. Lobov, who asked for his release from the UFC to fight in BKFC, says he is making more than 90-95 percent of the roster. So, he is glad about his decision as he has mouths...

Wanderlei Silva Wants Vitor Belfort Rematch In Bare Knuckle

Wanderlei Silva has reportedly signed with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championships. He now has his first opponent in mind in Vitor Belfort. Silva was interviewed by AgFight.com and wants to rematch Belfort. “Regarding Bare Knuckle, I was invited to make an appearance there," Silva said. "I was invited to watch ...

Wanderlei Silva Signs With Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship

Wanderlei Silva will keep on fighting as he has signed with Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. Fansided MMA was first to report the news late Friday night. They report he has signed his contract and the signing will be announced during the Oct. 19, 'Bigfoot' Silva vs. Gabriel Gonzaga card....

BKFC 6 PPV Numbers Fall Well Short Of Promotion’s Estimate

Earlier this week, Dave Feldman had some good news about his latest event and the pay-per-view numbers it drew. At BKFC 6, Artem Lobov took on Paulie Malignaggi which generated a ton of interest, and Feldman had a high estimate for the card. “We got our digital numbers right...

Paulie Malignaggi Bashes ‘Bush League Judges’ After BKFC 6 Loss

Paulie Malignaggi made his Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) debut at BKFC 6 last night against Artem Lobov. There, the professional boxer and "The Russian Hammer" could finally settle their differences. Although the fight didn't have a ton of action, when the fight went to the judge's scorecards, it...

Artem Lobov Asks ‘How Could You Respect’ Paulie Malignaggi?

In the main event of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) 6, Artem Lobov and Paulie Malignaggi will finally settle their differences. The two have gone back-and-forth in trash talk through various interviews and press conferences. But, according to "The Russian Hammer" he believes the former boxing champion crossed the...

Artem Lobov Blasts “Lowlife” Paulie Malignaggi

Exactly one month from today on June 22, Paulie Malignaggi and Artem Lobov will partake in a bare-knuckle fight in a pay-per-view event in Tampa, Florida. In the meantime, neither party has kept their feelings for their opponent secret, and at the pre-fight press conference earlier this week, that...