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Max Holloway: Brian Ortega May Be The Future, But I’m The Present

UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway looks set to defend his title against #1 UFC featherweight Brian Ortega this summer. Brian Ortega, who now holds an impressive record of 14-0 in the UFC, stunned the mixed martial arts world when he defeated UFC veteran Frankie Edgar via TKO in the first...

UFC 222 Medical Suspensions: Six Fighters Face Lengthy Layoffs

With every decision comes a consequence and for those fighters who took part in battle at UFC 222, it’s their time to faces those consequences in the form of medical suspensions. UFC 222 took place on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.The main card...

Hector Lombard Plans to Appeal UFC 222 Loss

Hector Lombard intends on appealing his UFC 222 loss to C.B. Dollaway. Controversy marred Lombard vs. Dollaway inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. After the horn sounded to signal the end of the opening frame, Lombard landed punches on Dollaway. "The Doberman" was unable to continue and Lombard...

Brian Ortega Has Potential To Be Greatest Featherweight Of All Time

Another fight, another huge win for Brian Ortega. The 27-year-old American became the first man to finish Frankie Edgar with strikes in the co-main event of UFC 222, which took place Saturday at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Ortega landed a vicious elbow to wobble Edgar and then...

Dana White: Conor McGregor Offered to Save UFC 222 By Fighting Frankie Edgar

Conor McGregor really was ready to save the day at UFC 222. Prior to Saturday night's event, McGregor revealed that he actually offered to face Frankie Edgar on short notice after featherweight champion Max Holloway suffered an ankle injury that prevented him from competing. McGregor said he called to ask for...

UFC 222 Salaries & Reebok Payouts: Cris Cyborg Makes Bank

The UFC 222 salaries and Reebok payouts are here. Leading the way on both lists is Cris Cyborg. She earned $500,000 with an extra $40,000 for wearing Reebok gear. Her opponent Yana Kunitskaya made a respectable $100,000. Co-headliners Brian Ortega and Frankie Edgar also cashed in. Ortega earned $200,000 after his...
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UFC 222 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Tonight (March 3)

Once the UFC 222 event has wrapped up, you can view a live stream of the post-fight press conference. The event is taking place inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the main event, Cris Cyborg defends her UFC women's featherweight title against Yana Kunitskaya. This will be Kunitskaya's...

UFC 222 Results: Cyborg Dominates, Ortega Stuns Edgar

The UFC is back in "Sin City" tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada from the T-Mobile Arena for UFC 222 on pay-per-view (PPV). In the main event of the evening UFC women's featherweight champion Cris "Cyborg" will defend her title against promotional newcomer Yana Kunitskaya. The co-main event will see top...

UFC 222 Staff Predictions

Fight fans it's fight week, as UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya goes down from the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada this Saturday. As always, that means it's time for three of MMANews' finest to bring you their expert analysis and predictions for the main card of this Saturday's...

UFC 222 Weigh-in Results: Title Bout & Co-Main Event Official

The UFC 222 weigh-ins are set to go down in a few hours. All 24 fighters on tomorrow night’s (March 3) card will tip the scales this afternoon (Noon ET). You will see headliners Cris Cyborg and Yana Kunitskaya weigh in for their women's featherweight title bout. Co-main event fighters...

Cat Zingano ‘Broke’ Amanda Nunes, Felt Raquel Pennington ‘Quit’

Cat Zingano may have been gone for a while but she's never forgotten. The former UFC title contender returns this weekend where she will face Ketlen Vieira in what could ultimately be a No. 1 contender's bout in the women's bantamweight division. While Zingano is coming off two straight losses, she...

Yana Kunitskaya: I’m Strong Enough to Compare With Cris Cyborg

Yana Kunitskaya feels her power is comparable to that of Cris Cyborg. This Saturday night (March 3), Kunitskaya will challenge Cyborg for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's featherweight title. The championship bout will headline UFC 222. The action takes place inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Unfazed Speaking to...

Amazon Prime Video To Begin Selling UFC PPV’s Starting This Weekend

Amazon has announced a new partnership with the UFC that will see UFC's monthly pay-per-view offerings available for purchase at Amazon Prime Video. Starting this weekend with UFC 222: Cyborg vs. Kunitskaya, customers can order UFC pay-per-views for $64.99 and stream them on televisions, tablets, mobile devices and desktops/laptops via...

UFC 222: Fight Card, Predictions, Live Coverage & Reaction

This Saturday night, UFC 222 takes place from Las Vegas, Nevada. Ahead of this weekend's festivities, here's a look at what we'll be covering here at MMANews.com for the event: Friday: March 2nd Staff Predictions: (posted at Noon, EST) Weigh-Ins coverage Saturday, March 3rd: Live Coverage of UFC 222, including quick...

Mike Pyle Set to Retire After UFC 222 This Saturday (March 3)

Mike Pyle is calling it a career. After he competes in his 42nd professional mixed martial arts bout, Pyle will retire. "Quick Sand" is set for his final battle against Zak Ottow this Saturday night (March 3). The bout will be featured on the UFC Fight Pass preliminary portion of...