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Tony Martin vs Ryan LaFlare Reported for UFC 229

The rapid-fire booking for UFC 229 continues, as MMA Brasil reports that yet another bout has been added to the card, with Ryan LaFlare slated to face Tony Martin. With only two losses to his name, Ryan LaFlare’s MMA record is 14-2. Although LaFlare has been a professional for 10...

Alexander Volkov vs Derrick Lewis Nearly Finalized as UFC 229 Co-Main Event

Dana White has informed ESPN that the co-main event for UFC 229 is on the verge of being finalized and will be between ranked heavyweight contenders Derrick Lewis and Alexander Volkov. UFC 229 takes place October 6th in Las Vegas, Nevada and will be headlined by Khabib Nurmagomedov defending...

Lina Lansberg vs Yuna Kunitskaya Reported for UFC 229

Two former opponents of Cris Cyborg have been reported by Kimura.se to be facing off at UFC 229 when Lina Lansberg squares off against Yuna Kunitskaya. Kunitskaya confirmed the news via her Instagram page. Lina Lansberg will be entering the fight with an 8-3 record, most recently rebounding from her...

Joseph Benavidez vs Ray Borg Official For UFC Denver (Updated)

UPDATE: Joseph Benavidez vs. Ray Borg will not take place at UFC 229, instead it'll be on the UFC Denver card. Joseph Benavidez vs Ray Borg could very well take place this fall. Benavidez and Borg are two high-level flyweights. With Demetrious Johnson unseated on the 125-pound throne and possibly being...

UFC 229 is Looking at 2 Million PPV Buys According to Dana White

The final fight announced at the UFC’s press conference last week was UFC 229 with the long-awaited return of Conor McGregor against current lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov. Given the history the two have with one another relating to what happened in Brooklyn, New York the week of UFC 223...

Khabib Nurmagomedov vs. Conor McGregor Official For UFC 229

It's official, Conor McGregor will challenge Khabib Nurmagomedov for the UFC lightweight title in October. Earlier today (Aug. 3), a special UFC 25th Anniversary press conference took place in Los Angeles, California. UFC president Dana White kept the fight announcement a surprise until the end of the presser. McGregor and...

Sergio Pettis vs Jussier Formiga in the Works for UFC 229

Demetrious Johnson’s next opponent may be determined soon, and it may not be whom you think…or want. MMA News’s Damon Martin confirms that a bout between Sergio Pettis and Jussier Formiga is in the works for UFC 229 in October. The news was initially reported by ESPN. Jussier Formiga is...

“Sugar” Sean O’Malley Claims He’s Fighting In UFC 229 Co-Main Event

Although it is still over four months away, UFC 229 is starting to take shape. "Sugar" Sean O'Malley, the first fighter to establish himself as a star with the UFC fan base by going a different route, rising to fame through the inaugural season of Dana White's Tuesday Night Contender...

UFC Bantamweight Sean O’Malley Eyeing October Return

Sean O'Malley is looking to get back inside the Octagon this fall. O'Malley last competed against Andre Soukhamthath back in March. "Sugar" won the bout, but suffered a foot injury that left him in pain near the end of the fight. Luckily, the foot wasn't broken and O'Malley believes he'll be...

Thomas Almeida vs. Rob Font Set For UFC 220 in Boston

Thomas Almeida has a dance partner for UFC 220 and his name is Rob Font. UFC 220 takes place inside the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts on Jan. 20. A main event has not been announced for the card. In fact, the main card isn't fleshed out yet either. Font's management team...