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Zabit Magomedsharipov Is On His Way Back To The Octagon Hints Coach

Zabit Magomedsharipov may be on his way back to the Octagon after an absence of almost two years claims coach Mark Henry. Following back-to-back unanimous decision victories over two top UFC featherweight contenders in Calvin Kattar and Jeremy Stephens, ongoing health issues and a dispute with the promotion have unfortunately...

Quote: Aldo Not The FW GOAT Because Of Post-USADA Decline

Ranked UFC featherweight Movsar Evloev has suggested that José Aldo used PEDs during his prime and has USADA to blame for his downfall in MMA. Since the USADA program was introduced to the UFC in July 2015, Aldo has gone 4-6 in the promotion. A defeat to Conor McGregor in...

Sean O’Malley Strongly Considering Move Up To FW In Two Years

UFC bantamweight Sean O'Malley has suggested he could make the move up to the featherweight division in the next couple of years. O'Malley's comment came after he recorded his sixth victory since debuting for the UFC in 2017. Against short-notice opponent Kris Moutinho at UFC 264, "Suga" landed 230 significant...

Justin Jaynes & Team To Bet Entire Fight Purse On UFC Vegas 30 Fight

UFC featherweight Justin Jaynes has revealed that he's betting his entire fight purse on himself for his UFC Vegas 30 fight. During this weekend's prelims, Jaynes is set to face nine-fight UFC veteran Charles Rosa. "Boston Strong" has faced the likes of Yair Rodriguez, Shane Burgos, Dennis Siver and Bryce...

Choi Doo-ho Ready To Show New And Improved “Korean Superboy”

UFC featherweight Choi Doo-ho says that we'll see a new and improved version of "Korean Superboy" when he returns to action next month. Choi is set to enter the Octagon for the first time in over a year and a half. The South Korean will face Danny Chavez on the...

Frankie Edgar Issues Statement On Moving Down To Bantamweight

The MMA world received some exciting news this morning when it was announced Frankie Edgar would finally move down to bantamweight. The move was one that had been discussed for several years. However, "The Answer" remained steadfast in his opposition. That is until he lost a somewhat lackluster decision...

For Jake Heffernan it’s never been a ‘What if?’ but a ‘When?’

Jake Heffernan has always known that he has the ability to make it to the UFC. Friday night he get his opportunity to show that to UFC President Dana White. Dana White will be in attendance at LFA 63 in Belton, TX on Friday night. The Co-Main Event on that...

After rough UFC run, Matt Bessette at peace and ready to grow

With all the pressure of 'having' to get to the UFC gone, Matt Bessette feels at peace and is ready to grow in next fight at CES 55. Matt Bessette has had a rough go over the last 18 months when it comes to mixed martial arts. He was finished...

UFC 234: Arnett confident following first UFC victory

After losing his first two fights in the UFC, Austin Arnett felt relief after getting that first UFC victory under his belt. It is every fighters dream to fight under the big lights of the UFC. Many dream of making it. Few are mentally prepared for some of the setbacks...

Max Holloway vs. Brian Ortega On Tap for UFC 226: Miocic vs. Cormier

Max Holloway wanted to make his return at UFC 226 and now he'll get his wish. The reigning UFC featherweight champion will put his title up for grabs when he faces No. 1 ranked contender Brian Ortega as part of International Fight Week 2018 with their bout joining UFC 226...

Who Can Beat Cris Cyborg? A Look at the Odds

Cris Cyborg (20-1-1) is arguably the most dominant female fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. There is not a single female MMA fighter at 145 or below, past or present, who would be a betting favorite over her. With her lone lost in MMA being 13 years...

Cyborg And Holm FINALLY Signed For UFC 219

The stand off between the UFC, Holly Holm, and Featherweight Champion Chris Cyborg is finally over. The UFC released tonight that the two have signed on to fight at UFC 219 on December 30th in Las Vegas,NV. While rumors continue to circulate that we may see a Nate Diaz vs...

Body And Patience Being Tested In Holm/Cyborg Standoff

The MMA world is waiting to hear that Chris Cyborg and Holly Holm have signed on to do the damn thing already. The long anticipated title fight between the two has been in the works for a while now, but numerous hiccups seem to keep getting in the way. The...

McGregor vs. Aldo or Edgar for UFC 200?

After being cleared for action by doctors and medical staff for UFC 200, Conor McGregor has set his sights on defending his 145 pound title. The question; however, is who should McGregor face? Aldo has already been calling out McGregor and clearly wants a rematch. Aldo's insults seems to...

UFC 195 Fight Card To Feature Return Of Anthony Pettis’s Training Partner Erik Koch

UFC 195 in Las Vegas, the January 2nd card headlined by Robbie Lawler defending his UFC Welterweight Championship against Carlos Condit, just got a second fight added according to MMAFighting.com. In the lightweight division, Erik Koch, the training partner of former champion Anthony Pettis, will be returning to action...