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UFC Releases Ray Borg Following Latest Fight Withdrawal

The UFC has ended its relationship with Ray Borg. MMAFighting's Damon Martin was able to confirm with UFC officials that Borg is no longer with the organization. This comes off the heels of Borg withdrawing from yet another bout for undisclosed reasons. He was scheduled to meet Nathan Maness at...

Three Fighters Replaced Ahead Of UFC on ESPN+ 31

The UFC was prepared in the event of changes to the UFC on ESPN+ 31 card and those changes came in droves. Tomorrow night (July 31), UFC on ESPN+ 31 will take place inside the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event, middleweights Edmen Shahbazyan and Derek...

Ray Borg Releases Statement On Son’s Health Following UFC on ESPN 10 Withdrawal

Ray Borg has released a statement on his son's health following him withdrawing from his bout against Merab Dvalishvili. Borg was forced to pull out due to personal reasons then took to Twitter to post a picture of his soon saying see you soon. His son has had a plethora...

Ray Borg Out, Gustavo Lopez In For UFC on ESPN 10

Ray Borg has been replaced by Gustavo Lopez on the main card of UFC on ESPN 10. Borg was scheduled to take on Merab Dvalishvili this Saturday night (June 13). During a media day session, the UFC announced that Borg is off the card due to personal reasons. Lopez was...

UFC Jacksonville Highlights: Ricky Simon Edges Out Ray Borg

Ray Borg vs. Ricky Simon continued the action on the UFC Jacksonville card. The two fighters met in a bantamweight bout at the UFC Jacksonville event on Wednesday night from Jacksonville, Florida at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena on ESPN+. The fight went all three rounds with Simon getting the split...

Updated UFC 249 Card Revealed For April 18

The updated card for UFC 249 has rolled out. On April 18, the UFC will be holding an event at a location that still has not been unveiled. The promotion announced that the new main event will be Tony Ferguson taking on Justin Gaethje for the interim UFC lightweight title....

Ray Borg Releases Statement On UFC Rio Rancho Scale Fail

UFC flyweight Ray Borg has once again missed weight. Borg is scheduled to compete on the UFC Rio Rancho card tomorrow night (Feb. 15). He'll meet Rogerio Bontorin on the main card. While Bontorin made the flyweight limit at 126 pounds, Borg missed his target at 128 pounds. Despite being...

Ray Borg vs. Rogerio Bontorin Reported for February 2020

The flyweight division continues to roll along, with Ray Borg set to make his divisional return against promising 16-1 Brazilian Rogerio Bontorin this winter. It was reported recently via Jorge Hernandez and later confirmed by independent sources that Ray Borg will face Rogerio Bontorin on February 15 in New Mexico. After losing...

UFC Bantamweight Says ‘USADA Is Worse Than Being On Probation’

One UFC bantamweight weighed in on Nate Diaz's UFC 244 drug testing hoopla and he took the opportunity to rip USADA. Diaz will indeed meet Jorge Masvidal at UFC 244, but things were looking quite shaky momentarily. The Stockton native claimed to be off the card due to adverse findings...

Ray Borg Blames Freak Accident On UFC Philadelphia Scale Fail

Ray Borg didn't have a great fight week. Borg welcomed Casey Kenney to the Octagon at UFC on ESPN 2. The bantamweight tilt served as the featured UFC Fight Pass preliminary bout. Borg was the only fighter on the card to miss weight. To top that off, he dropped a...

Ray Borg Says UFC Philadelphia Judges Need To Be Educated

Ray Borg is not happy following his controversial UFC on ESPN 2 loss. Borg went one-on-one with Casey Kenney on the UFC on ESPN 2 prelims. The action took place inside the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After three rounds of action, many felt Borg would earn the decision...

Ray Borg Gets New Opponent For UFC On ESPN 2

Ray Borg has a new dance partner for UFC on ESPN 2. This Saturday night (March 30), UFC on ESPN 2 will take place inside the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Borg was set to take on Pingyuan Liu in the featured bout of the ESPN+ prelims. Liu ended...

Mike Perry Tells Teammate Ray Borg to “Fight Like A Man”

#4 and #3 ranked flyweights Ray Borg and Joseph Benavidez were slated to fight this weekend at UFC Fight Night 139 until undisclosed medical issues forced Ray Borg to withdraw from the bout on short notice. There has been no word yet on whether there will be a last-minute...

Ray Borg Pulled From UFC Denver Bout With Joseph Benavidez

Ray Borg will not be fighting this Saturday night (Nov. 10). Borg was scheduled to meet Joseph Benavidez on the UFC's 25th Anniversary show. Instead the bout has been scrapped. This is the third straight time Borg has been pulled from a bout. One was due to an injury stemming...

Ray Borg’s Son Will Undergo Fourth Surgery

Ray Borg's son will be undergoing another surgery. Borg and his family are going through tough times and that is perhaps an understatement. When Borg was forced to pull out of UFC 223 due to the antics of Conor McGregor, he had no idea that he'd be dealing with something...