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Paige VanZant Eying Bellator As BKFC Contract Nears The End

Paige Vanzant is looking at a potential run in Bellator, as she revealed that only one fight remains on her Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship contract. "12 Guage" has fought for David Feldman's BKFC promotion twice now, but the results have not gone in her favor. First, she was paired with...

Paige VanZant Reveals She “Didn’t Want To Live Anymore” After Latest Loss

Former UFC star turned bare-knuckle boxer Paige VanZant has revealed that she's struggled with mental health issues following her latest loss at BKFC 19. VanZant is now 0-2 in the BKFC after losing via unanimous decision to fellow former UFC flyweight Rachael Ostovich in July. She had previously defeated Ostovich...

BKFC President Intrigued By Potential Woodley vs. Lombard Bout

If things go David Feldman's way, then Tyron Woodley and Hector Lombard will settle their beef in BKFC. Woodley and Lombard had an unexpected encounter in the crowd at a recent BKFC event. Lombard seemed none too pleased with Woodley and the two had to be separated. Lombard later explained...

BKFC Close To Signing Diego Sanchez, Medical Protocols Pending

It looks like Diego Sanchez will get to compete in BKFC as long as he goes through medical protocols. Sanchez is a 43-fight MMA veteran. He won season one of The Ultimate Fighter middleweight tournament. He had a record of 19-13 under the UFC banner. His overall pro MMA record...

BKFC President Says Paige VanZant Now In A Must-Win Situation

According to BKFC President Dave Feldman, Paige VanZant will be in a “must-win situation" the next time she competes. When Paige VanZant signed with the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship last year, fans, by and large, did not know quite what to expect. VanZant had never boxed before, and the idea...

Chuck Liddell Open To Entertaining Bare-Knuckle Fight

Don't rule out seeing UFC Hall of Famer Chuck Liddell compete under the BKFC banner. Liddell is considered to be a legend in MMA. He once dominated the UFC light heavyweight division. He's beaten the likes of Tito Ortiz, Randy Couture, Vitor Belfort, Alistair Overeem, Kevin Randleman, and "Babalu" to...

Paige VanZant & Rachael Ostovich Discuss BKFC Showdown

Paige VanZant and Rachael Ostovich have spoken out on their upcoming BKFC clash. VanZant and Ostovich will collide this Friday night (July 23) at BKFC 19. The two have fought each other before. Back in January 2019, VanZant submitted Ostovich in the first UFC on ESPN+ card. In a BKFC promo,...

Paige VanZant Says MMA Exit Marked The Beginning Of New Life

Paige VanZant believes she has a new lease on life since breaking away from MMA. VanZant had competed under the UFC banner from late 2014 through mid-2020. Towards the end of her run with the promotion, VanZant said she was making significantly more money through Instagram sponsorships than she...

Paige VanZant vs. Rachael Ostovich Set For July 23 BKFC Event

Paige VanZant and RachaelOstovich are set to meet again, this time in the world of bare-knuckle boxing. First reported by MMA Junkie, VanZant and Ostovich have agreed to compete on the July 23 Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) card. This will be Ostovich’s bare-knuckle boxing debut. VanZant had an unsuccessful...

Rachael Ostovich Signs With BKFC, Debut Targeted Against VanZant

Rachael Ostovich has a new home with the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. After being released by the UFC last December, Rachael Ostovich is ready for a fresh start in a new sport. She is following in the footsteps of other ex-UFC fighters such as Bec Rawlings and Paige VanZant by...

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...

Paige VanZant Issues Statement Following BKFC 16 Loss

Paige VanZant has issued a statement following her BKFC 16: Knucklemania loss to Britain Hart last night. At yesterday’s Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship’s Knuckelmania event, former UFC star and social media influencer Paige VanZant made her bare-knuckle boxing debut against Britain Hart. Hart entered the fight with 10 professional boxing...

BKFC 16 Knucklemania Results: Hart Defeats VanZant via Decision

BKFC 16: Knucklemania took place tonight, featuring the long-awaited bare-knuckle boxing debut of former UFC star Paige VanZant. VanZant would come up short in the main event against Britain Hart, with Hart getting the unanimous-decision victory after a back-and-forth fight. The main card began with a bloody brawl in the...

Paige VanZant Claims BKFC Is Paying Her 10X More Than UFC Did

Paige VanZant feels she has found her home in the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship. After a six-year UFC run, Paige VanZant is fully invested in the next chapter of her combat-sports career. Despite having a nearly .500 record during her UFC run, VanZant became one of the most popular...

Paige VanZant’s BKFC Debut Date And Opponent Set

Paige VanZant now has a date and opponent for her Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship debut. Last summer, it was announced that Paige Vanzant will be transitioning from MMA star to becoming possibly the new face of the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC). VanZant was expected to make her BKFC debut...