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UFC Vancouver Highlights: Misha Cirkunov Submits Jim Crute

Misha Cirkunov tapped Jim Crute at the UFC Vancouver event. This was a fun fight while it lasted as they traded grappling positions and strikes on the ground. For a fight that didn’t even go five minutes, it was one of the more entertaining bouts of the night. In the...

UFC Not Planning On Giving Johnny Walker Anyone Serious Anytime Soon

Johnny Walker continued to impress UFC fans over the weekend (Sat. March 2, 2019). The Brazilian light heavyweight made quick work of Misha Cirkunov with a perfectly-timed flying knee at UFC 235. After the event, UFC President Dana White was asked for his thoughts on Walker's quick rise in...

Johnny Walker Explains Why He Wants Three Rounds With Misha Cirkunov At UFC 235

Johnny Walker will be receiving a big step up in competition tomorrow night (Sat. March 2, 2019). Walker is undefeated in his UFC run thus far. The Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender Series product has won both his fights under the UFC banner by way of first-round knockout. He...

With Wife’s Cancer Scare, Misha Cirkunov Battling A Bigger Fight Ahead Of UFC 235

Misha Cirkunov didn’t think this could happen so close to home. That was until his wife, Brittany Churchill received horrible news that she had been diagnosed with breast cancer. A professional model and advocate for a healthy lifestyle, Cirkunov couldn’t fathom the idea of his wife being impacted. “It’s crazy. It...

Johnny Walker Gets Wish: Faces Misha Cirkunov at UFC 235

It didn’t take long for Johnny Walker to get his wish. After Ovince Saint Preux’s injury forced him off of the UFC 235 card for March 2nd, Johnny Walker volunteered to make the swift turnaround to face Misha Cirkunov at the event. And according to an MMA Fighting report, Johnny...

Johnny Walker Volunteers To Replace ‘OSP’ Against Misha Cirkunov At UFC 235

Johnny Walker shook up the light heavyweight division with his 15-second knockout win over Justin Ledet at UFC on ESPN+ 2. The Brazilian soon after called out Jimi Manuwa for a UFC London showdown. However, Manuwa is currently nursing an injury and seems to have no interest in fighting...

OSP Set To Return At UFC 235

A tremendous match-up has just been announced by the UFC for UFC 235. The pay-per-view (PPV) goes down from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on March 2, 2019. UFC's official Twitter account announced that Ovince Saint Preux will return to face Misha Cirkunov: "LHW contenders collide at #UFC235!...

UFC Moncton Highlights: Misha Cirkunov Taps Patrick Cummins

Misha Cirkunov made quick work of Patrick Cummins.  The two fighters met in a light heavyweight bout at the UFC Moncton from the Moncton Coliseum in Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada. Cirkunov hurt him early in the round with some strikes but did all of his damage while on the ground....

UFC Moncton Adds Misha Cirkunov vs Patrick Cummins & Two Other Bouts

Three bouts have been added to UFC Moncton, scheduled for October 27th from the Moncton Events Center. Native Candian Misha Cirkunov will be competing from home as the #10 light heavyweight will take on fellow ranked fighter, Patrick Cummins. Not too long ago, Cirkunov was seen as one of the...

Misha Cirkunov Dealing With Less Shame After KO Loss to Volkan Oezdemir

Misha Cirkunov's first defeat is easier to manage these days. Cirkunov took on Volkan Oezdemir back in May. He was knocked out in just 28 seconds. Oezdemir will move on to a light heavyweight title shot against Daniel Cormier on Jan. 20. Cirkunov will meet Glover Teixeira this Saturday night (Dec....

Injury Moves Glover Teixeira vs. Misha Cirkunov to UFC on FOX 26

UFC Sao Paulo has lost its co-main event following an injury sustained by the Brazilian light heavyweight in training  Instead, both men will meet at UFC on FOX 26 in Winnipeg, Canada, on Dec. 16. Teixeira told MMAFighting that "recent hand surgery" was behind the postponement of the fight: “It wasn’t an...

Misha Cirkunov Says Light Heavyweight is One of The Toughest Divisions

Misha Cirkunov believes he's deep in the trenches in a dangerous division. Cirkunov will compete tomorrow (May 28) inside the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden. Sharing the Octagon with him will be Volkan Oezdemir. The winner could find himself in a high-profile bout in the near future. Speaking to MMAJunkie.com, Cirkunov said he...

Misha Cirkunov Says He’s ‘Very Surprised’ Nikita Krylov is no Longer With UFC

Misha Cirkunov is a bit puzzled that Nikita Krylov isn't with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) anymore. Cirkunov's last bout was against Krylov back in Dec. 2016. Cirkunov took a first-round submission victory over "The Miner." It ended up being Krylov's last bout in the UFC as he ended up...

Misha Cirkunov on Volkan Oezdemir: ‘I Cant Talk Poorly About Him’

Misha Cirkunov isn't interested in talking trash before his next bout. The Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight prospect will meet Volkan Oezdemir inside the Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden for UFC Fight Night 109. It'll be the first fight under Cirkunov's new deal with the UFC. Oezdemir is no slouch as he has...

Misha Cirkunov Picks Daniel Cormier to Edge Out Anthony “Rumble” Johnson in Close Contest

Misha Cirkunov may very well one day be in line to challenge for the title which will be contested by Daniel Cormier and Anthony "Rumble" Johnson next weekend. And while the promising light heavyweight Cirkunov expects the fight to be as competitive as they come, he does believe that "DC"...