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Calvin Kattar Open To Max Holloway Bout Next: ‘I’ll Fight Anyone’

Calvin Kattar wants to keep his momentum going after his impressive victory over Dan Ige at UFC Fight Night and would be open to fighting former featherweight champion Max Holloway next. "That'd be great," Kattar told MMANews. "I know he's a tough fighter. Another one of these guys that...

Sean O’Malley Plans To Score KO Win Over Marlon Vera At UFC 252

Sean O'Malley believe he will be able to showcase his skills against Marlon Vera. On Aug. 15, O'Malley will return to the Octagon. He'll meet Marlon Vera on the UFC 252 card. Headlining that event will be a trilogy bout between heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier. Sean O'Malley Predicts...

UFC 251 Medical Suspensions: Kamaru Usman Faces Lengthy Sit

The UFC 251 medical suspensions have rolled out and Kamaru Usman is looking at a potential 180-day sit. On July 11, Usman put his UFC welterweight championship on the line against Jorge Masvidal. The title bout served as UFC 251's headliner. This was the UFC's first event on its "Fight...

Jorge Masvidal Wants Usman Rematch Over McGregor or Diaz Fights

Jorge Masvidal would rather get a second crack at Kamaru Usman than big money fights with Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz. Masvidal challenged Usman for the UFC welterweight title on July 11. The bout headlined UFC 251 on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. This was "Gamebred's" first UFC title opportunity....

Jiri Prochazka Feels More Work Needs To Be Done Following Successful UFC Debut

Jiri Prochazka made a statement in his UFC debut but he believes he made too many mistakes. Prochazka entered his UFC debut on July 11 with some hype, at least among hardcore fans. The former RIZIN light heavyweight champion shared the Octagon with Volkan Oezdemir. Prochazka knocked Oezdemir out cold...

Jorge Masvidal Reacts To Reported UFC 251 Buyrate

Jorge Masvidal caught wind of the reported UFC 251 buyrate. Masvidal competed for the UFC welterweight championship on July 11. He challenged champion Kamaru Usman on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. Masvidal could only hope to contain the grappling skills and pace of Usman throughout the fight. The bout went...

UFC 251 Trending To Do 1.3 Million PPV Buys

The UFC has reportedly took in a massive pay-per-view buyrate for UFC 251. The card took place on July 11. This was the first stop on the promotion's "Fight Island" trip. The event featured three title fights. Headlining the card was a welterweight championship clash between titleholder Kamaru Usman and...

Max Holloway Speaks On UFC 251 Loss To Alex Volkanovski

Max Holloway has spoken out on his UFC 251 loss. On July 11, Holloway challenged Alex Volkanovski for the UFC featherweight championship in a rematch. Holloway was hoping to avenge his Dec. 2019 title loss. The rematch was close and dramatic with Volkanovski pulling off the split nod. UFC president...

Jose Aldo Speaks On UFC 251 Loss To Petr Yan

Jose Aldo fell short at UFC 251 and he has spoken out on his defeat. On July 11, Aldo took on Petr Yan for the vacant UFC bantamweight championship. The title bout was featured on the main card of UFC 251 on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. Aldo fought with...

UFC Boss Dana White Thinks Paige VanZant Should ‘Definitely’ Test Free Agency

UFC president Dana White believes now is the right time for Paige VanZant to explore free agency. VanZant competed in the main card opener of UFC 251 on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. This was the last fight on "12 Gauge's" UFC deal. She ended up being submitted in the...

UFC 251: Dana White Doesn’t Agree With Volkanovski-Holloway 2 Decision

UFC president Dana White doesn't side with two of the judges who scored Alex Volkanovski vs. Max Holloway II. On July 11, featherweight champion Volkanovski and Holloway collided a second time in the co-main event of UFC 251. In their first encounter back in Dec. 2019, Volkanovski captured the 145-pound...

UFC 251 Bonuses: Namajunas & Andrade Take ‘Fight Of The Night’ Honors

The UFC 251 bonuses have been released. On July 11, the UFC began its "Fight Island" trip. UFC 251 was held on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. The event had a significantly limited amount of spectators on the VIP list and all of them were tested for COVID-19. In the main...

UFC 251 Highlights: Makwan Amirkhani Submits Danny Henry

Makwan Amirkhani made short work of Danny Henry at UFC 251. The two fighters met in a featherweight bout on Saturday night (July 11, 2020) at the UFC 251 pay-per-view event from Abu Dhabi's Yas Island aka Fight Island. Right out of the gate in round one, Amirkhani clinched and was...

UFC 251 Highlights: Davey Grant Scores Thunderous KO Win

Martin Day vs. Davey Grant had a violent finish to it at UFC 251. The two fighters met in a bantamweight bout on Saturday night (July 11, 2020) at the UFC 251 pay-per-view event from Abu Dhabi's Yas Island aka Fight Island. Grant had been tagging Day throughout the whole fight...

UFC 251 Post-Fight Press Conference Live Stream

Tonight (July 11), UFC 251 takes place on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi. In the headliner, Kamaru Usman will put the welterweight title on the line against Jorge Masvidal. UFC 251's co-main event will see a featherweight title rematch between champion Alex Volkanovski and Max Holloway. Petr Yan and...