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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....

Dominick Reyes’ Teammate Isn’t Sold On Immediate Rematch With Jon Jones Taking Place

One of Dominick Reyes' training partners doesn't see an immediate rematch with Jon Jones happening. Reyes challenged Jones for the UFC light heavyweight championship back in February. The title bout headlined UFC 247 inside the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. After five close rounds of action, Jones successfully retained his...

Sam Alvey Slams Marc Goddard, Will “Make Sure” He Doesn’t Referee His Fights Again

Marc Goddard is one of the most respected referees in mixed martial arts. But if you listen to Sam Alvey’s self-imposed ban on Goddard officiating any of his future fights, you would think Goddard is in the same rung of criticism as Mario Yamasaki. Let’s just say that Alvey...

Six Fight Announced For UFC San Antonio

The Octagon is heading to San Antonio, Texas on July 20. And, the San Antonio Express-News has announced six fights for the card. The fights include an intriguing women's flyweight bout between Liz Carmouche taking on Roxanne Modafferi. Carmouche is coming off of a decision win over Lucie Pudilova...

Marc Goddard Admits to “Mistake” in Alvey/Crute Stoppage

Referee Marc Goddard has come forward to provide an explanation for his controversial stoppage in the Jim Crute vs. Sam Alvey fight at UFC 234. Marc Goddard called a stop to the fight in the first round when Sam Alvey failed to adequately respond to strikes raining down from Jim...

Sam Alvey Claims He Won’t Lose Again

Sam Alvey had a rough night in Sao Paulo over the weekend. "Smile'n Sam" was knocked out by mixed martial arts (MMA) legend Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. While such a loss might bring down the spirits of most fighters, Alvey is only seeing this as a minor setback. He took to his...

Report: Antonio Rogerio Nogueira vs. Sam Alvey Set For UFC Sao Paulo

It looks like Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and Sam Alvey will share the Octagon on the first day of fall. Combate reports that Nogueira and Alvey will do battle inside the Ibirapuera Gymnasium in Sao Paulo, Brazil on Sept. 22 for UFC Sao Paulo. Nogueira hasn't been in action since his Nov....

Sam Alvey: I Felt Like Garbage The Entire Time of UFC Gdansk Weight Cut

Sam Alvey's weight cut going into UFC Fight Night 118 wasn't ideal. Alvey is set to take on Ramazan Emeev today (Oct. 21). The bout will take place inside the Ergo Arena in Gdansk, Poland. Alvey took the fight on 11 days notice. "Smilin" wasn't able to reach the middleweight limit. He...

Sam Alvey: ‘We’re Going to Make The Biggest Weight Cut of my Life’

Sam Alvey is about to endure a weight cut like none he's ever experienced. Alvey is set to take on Ramazan Emeev this Saturday (Oct. 21) inside the Ergo Arena in Gdansk, Poland. The bout will be featured on the preliminary portion of UFC Fight Night 118. Speaking to MMAJunkie.com, Alvey said that...
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UFC Fight Night 118: Poland Sees Sam Alvey Step in vs. Ramazan Emeev

Sam Alvey will replace Trevor Smith and fight Ramazan Emeev next Saturday at UFC Fight Night 118. Alvey will make the long trip over to Gdansk, Poland to face a former M-1 Challenge middleweight champion. The 31-year-old is 31-9 overall and coming off a split decision win vs. Rashad Evans...

Vitor Belfort Down for Sam Alvey, Vows to Finish him ‘With Smile on Face’

Vitor Belfort knows who Sam Alvey is. After Alvey called out Belfort for a bout at UFC Fight Night 114 after besting former champion Rashad Evans, "The Phenom" took to social medial to accept. "Let's fight in Vegas," Belfort wrote. "You are gonna make history: you will be the 1st man...
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Former UFC Champion Rashad Evans Meets Sam Alvey at UFC Fight Night 114

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans will try to get back on track this August when he heads to Mexico to meet Sam Alvey. Evans, who moved down to middleweight after back-to-back losses to Glover Teixeira and Ryan Bader, was dealt a split decision defeat in March by Daniel...

Sam Alvey Says Bout With Thales Leites is His ‘Legacy Fight’

Sam Alvey is preparing for his sixth bout in a year and is eyeing a seventh fight. Alvey will step inside the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee this Saturday night (April 22) for UFC Fight Night 108. "Smile'n's" opponent will be one-time Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title contender Thales...

Thales Leites on Sam Alvey: ‘I’ve Been Analyzing Him For Some Time’

Thales Leites feels preparation time for the Sam Alvey fight will pay off. The two middleweights are set to compete this Saturday night (April 22) inside the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The match-up will be part of the UFC Fight Night 108 card headlined by a grudge match between...

UFC on FOX 23 Preliminary Results: Sam Alvey Decisions Nate Marquardt

The preliminary bouts for tonight's (Jan. 28) UFC on FOX event were held inside the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. UFC on FOX 23's prelims began on UFC Fight Pass. The action later transitioned to FOX Sports 1. A middleweight scrap between former Strikeforce welterweight champion Nate Marquardt and "Smile'n"...