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Gilbert Burns Thinks Edwards Blew Title Shot With UFC 263 Performance

UFC welterweight contender Gilbert Burns believes that Leon Edwards lost his case for a title shot with his performance at UFC 263. Edwards faced Nate Diaz at the pay-per-view in what was the UFC's first non-main event and non-title five-round fight. Despite two championship rematches coming after it, the bout...

UFC 263 Full Salaries Revealed: Israel Adesanya Leads The Pack

The salaries for UFC 263 have been revealed, and leading the way for all combatants on the card are the event's headliners, Israel Adesanya and Marvin Vettori. The UFC 263 salaries list was released by the Arizona Department of Gaming and obtained via MMA Junkie. The figures do not include...

Edwards Says It’d Be “F**ed Up” If Colby Covington Gets Title Shot

After beating Nate Diaz by unanimous decision last weekend at UFC 263, Leon Edwards believes he should be next to fight the 170lbs champ Kamaru Usman. Leon Edwards, 29, holds a professional record of 19-3 and is on a nine-fight unbeaten streak. As it stands, the welterweight who cut his...

Report: UFC 263 PPV Buys Revealed

The number of UFC 263 PPV buys is in.

Figueiredo and Moreno Both Agree Trilogy Fight Is Possible

Former UFC flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo and the current 125lbs champ Brandon Moreno believe a rubber match could be in the cards. After the smoke cleared at UFC 263: Adesanya vs. Vettori 2 there was a new flyweight champion in town. As the first-ever Mexican-born UFC champ, Moreno will...

UFC 263 Medical Suspensions: Brandon Moreno Faces Long Layoff

The medical suspensions list has been released following UFC 263. The first Mexican-born UFC champion, Brandon Moreno, could be facing up to six months off if he is not cleared by an orthopedic doctor for his right foot. Also, Jamahal Hill has survived both an arm break and an indefinite...

Demian Maia Calls Out Nate Diaz For “Last MMA Bout”

Demian Maia says he wants one more fight in the UFC and would be "honored" to face Nate Diaz to close out his career. The Brazilian grappler returned to the Octagon last weekend at UFC 263. After going three rounds with Belal Muhammad, Maia fell to a unanimous decision loss. But...

Paul Craig Apologizes To Bettors For TKO Instead Of Submission Win

After his gruesome finish of Jamahal Hill in the curtain opener at UFC 263, Paul Craig is apologizing to bettors who thought he would win by submission. At UFC 263 last Saturday, Craig secured an amazing win and while usually he wins by submission, this time it was deemed...

Eryk Anders Unsatisfied With UFC 263 Win, Wants Ed Herman Next

After his rematch with Darren Stewart at UFC 263, Eryk Anders took home the victory but wasn't thrilled about it. On Saturday night, Anders and Stewart would meet in a rematch after their initial fight ended in an illegal knee that triggered a No-Contest result. While Anders nearly got...

Covington Claims Edwards Isn’t Close To Title Shot After Win Over “Journeyman”

UFC welterweight Colby Covington says Leon Edwards isn't close to a title opportunity after his win over Nate Diaz at UFC 263. Edwards recorded a unanimous decision victory over Diaz in a five-round fight at last weekend's pay-per-view. Despite nearly being finished in the final minute, "Rocky" dominated the Stockton native...

Nate Diaz Almost Ran Out Of Time At UFC 263

Scene: Stockton, California Nate Diaz Fan #1 was busy at a wedding Saturday night while Fan #2 witnessed UFC 263 live. The moment Fan #1 is free, he calls up his buddy to get the intel on what went down inside the Gila River Arena. Their conversation goes a little...

Jamahal Hill & Paul Craig Party Together After UFC 263 Fight

The beef between Jamahal Hill and Paul Craig has been squashed. Ahead of their UFC 263 clash this past Saturday night (June 12), Hill and Craig had some bad blood. The two even had a hotel run-in during fight week. In the end, Craig scored a first-round TKO win after...

Dan Hooker Takes Nate Diaz Up On His Offer & Shoots His Shot

UFC lightweight Dan Hooker has thrown his hat into the ring to face Nate Diaz next following his defeat at UFC 263. This comes after Diaz stated he was looking to return to the Octagon in "three or four months" and issued an open challenge at the recent pay-per-view's post-fight...

Brandon Moreno Shares How Namajunas Inspired Him Prior To Title Win

UFC Flyweight Champion Brandon Moreno has revealed how Rose Namajunas inspired him prior to his title victory at UFC 263. In a highly-anticipated rematch against Deiveson Figueiredo last weekend, Moreno locked in a third-round rear-naked choke, forcing the Brazilian to tap. The co-main event win for "The Assassin Baby" was one...

Dana White Slams The “Arizona Mazzagatti” After Craig vs. Hill Stoppage

UFC president Dana White has hit out at referee Al Guinee for his late stoppage in the Paul Craig vs. Jamahal Hill fight at UFC 263. The light heavyweight bout opened last weekend's pay-per-view main card. The matchup was highly anticipated after the pair's confrontations during fight week. Aside from a...