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RDA/Makhachev UFC 267 Bout Canceled After Recent dos Anjos Surgery

Less than 24 hours after the UFC 267 co-main event between Aljamain Sterling and Petr Yan was lost, another main card bout between Rafael dos Anjos and Islam Makhachev has been canceled. It was revealed Sunday that former UFC lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos went under the knife for an...

Smith Says Teixeira Title Win Would Give Him & Other Fighters Hope

Anthony Smith says he’s backing former opponent Glover Teixeira to defeat Jan Blachowicz in their title bout taking place 30 October. Smith lost emphatically to Teixeira in May last year in what was perhaps the worst example of a delayed stoppage in recent MMA history. Smith was literally picking his...

Khabib Thinks Makhachev Can Do To RDA What No Man Has Done Before

Khabib Nurmagomedov believes his pupil can do what nobody else has been able to at UFC 267.  Nurmagomedov recently spoke to Russian media about the upcoming Islam Makhachev and Rafael dos Anjos bout. In the scrum, “The Eagle” admitted that dos Anjos’ combat experience has him feeling eager for his...

Rafael dos Anjos Says Makhachev Hype Contributed To Rankings Change

Rafael dos Anjos isn't buying into the hype surrounding Islam Makhachev ahead of their UFC 267 clash.  After dominating Thiago Moises en route to a fourth-round submission at UFC on ESPN 26, Islam Makhachev (20-1), shot up the rankings. Before the bout with Moises, Makhachev sat at the number 15...

Petr Yan Responds To Sterling’s “Dignity” Warning To Woodley

Petr Yan has harshly responded to Aljamain Sterling's "dignity" advice to Tyron Woodley regarding his bet with Jake Paul. On August 29, Jake Paul earned his fourth straight professional boxing victory with a split decision over Tyron Woodley. Prior to their fight, the two fighters agreed on a rather unusual...

Aljamain Sterling Vents About “Weird” & “Selfish” MMA Fans

UFC Bantamweight Champion Aljamain Sterling has slammed MMA fans who continue to give him hate following his title crowning at UFC 259. After building a five-fight winning streak that included victories over Cory Sandhagen, Pedro Munhoz, and Jimmie Rivera, Sterling received an opportunity to claim gold in the first of...

Jiri Prochazka Serves As Backup For UFC 267 Main Event

Jiri Prochazka will be fighting in the main event of UFC 267 if initial plans go awry. MMAFighting.com has reported that Prochazka has been put in place as a backup for the UFC Light Heavyweight Title fight set for Oct. 30. Jan Blachowicz vs. Glover Teixeira is on tap for...

Islam Makhachev vs. Rafael dos Anjos Booked For UFC 267 On Oct. 30

Islam Makhachev and Rafael dos Anjos have once again been booked to fight one another, this time at UFC 267 on October 30. As reported by ESPN, Islam Makhachev vs. Rafael dos Anjos will finally face off on October 30 at UFC 267. The bout was originally set to...

Report: Walt Harris vs. Tai Tuivasa Set For UFC 267

A heavyweight collision has reportedly been added to the UFC 267 card. MMAJunkie.com reports that Walt Harris and Tai Tuivasa will mix it up on Oct. 30 in Abu Dhabi. This will be an opportunity for Tuivasa to crack the top 15 UFC heavyweight rankings. Harris holds the number 12...

Blachowicz Politely Tells Teixeira He’s Going To Get KO’D Into Retirement

Jan Blachowicz is informing UFC 267 opponent Glover Teixeira in the politest way possible that his career is about to come to a violent end. At UFC 267 in Abu Dhabi, UFC light heavyweight champion Jan Blachowicz will put his title on the line for the second time when he...

Khamzat Chimaev Returns At UFC 267 Against Li Jingliang

Khamzat Chimaev will be making his long-awaited return this October when he takes on Li Jingliang at the UFC 267 pay-per-view. Fans now have another date to look forward to, as the man widely regarded as the biggest prospect in the UFC, Khamzat Chimaev, will be returning on October 30,...

Report: Amanda Ribas vs. Virna Jandiroba On Deck For UFC 267

Amanda Ribas vs. Virna Jandiroba reportedly on tap for UFC 267.