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For Chas Skelly, Payday Outweighed Health Risk Against Darren Elkins

Chas Skelly had a tough time preparing for a March 2016 showdown with Darren Elkins. Skelly was on a four-fight winning streak going into that bout and had some who believed he was ready for a fighter the caliber of Elkins. He ended up losing that fight by unanimous decision,...

Chas Skelly: ‘I Haven’t Done a Great Job of Promoting Myself’

Chas Skelly isn't pinning the blame on anyone but himself for not getting more recognition. Since WME-IMG took ownership of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), there has been a greater emphasis on "money fights." Fighters who promote themselves well and have the "it factor," tend to get pushed up the...

Chas Skelly Says Calling For UFC 211 Bout Goes Beyond Notoriety

Chas Skelly is happy to fight in his home state on a stacked UFC 211 card. Back in February, Skelly told MMANews.com's Tim Thompson that he wanted to be on the UFC 211 card. "The Scrapper" had just come off a second-round submission victory overĀ  Chris Gruetzemacher. Skelly got his wish...

Chas Skelly Eyeing UFC 211 Card: ‘I Wanna Beat Someone up, Then Celebrate my Birthday’

Chas Skelly is shooting for the stars. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) featherweight has won six of his last seven bouts. He has finished five of his opponents in that stretch. Skelly doesn't mind fighting anyone anywhere, but ideally his next fight would be against a top 10 opponent at...

UFN 94 Bonus Winners: Johnson, Skelly, Dunham & Glenn Earn Extra $50,000

At the UFC Fight Night 94 event on Saturday night, four fighters took home a little extra cash for their hard work inside the Octagon. After the show, which took place live from the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas and aired live on FOX Sports 1, the official post-fight...

Video: Skelly Pulls Off Record-Setting Submission Win Over Blanco At UFN 94

https://youtu.be/eoWelnJh6Ns At the UFC Fight Night 94 event at the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas on Saturday evening, Chas Skelly pulled off quite the slick submission in the first fight on the main card. The show kicked off on FOX Sports 1 live on Saturday night and in the opening...

Exclusive Pre-UFC Fight Night 94 Interview With Featherweight Contender Chas Skelly

Chas Skelly has seen a lot of success in his six fights in the UFC. Going 4-2 over a two year span with none of his victories being decided by the judges. After a decision loss this past March to Darren Elkins, Chas decided it was time for change....