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UFC Moscow’s Calvin Kattar Says Zabit Magomedsharipov Made A Mistake Signing Up To Fight Him

Calvin Kattar feels Zabit Magomedsharipov should've avoided fighting him. This Saturday (Nov. 9), Kattar and Magomedsharipov will do battle in the main event of UFC Moscow. The two were supposed to collide at UFC Boston last month, but Magomedsharipov pulled out and the bout had to be rescheduled. Kattar plans...

Quote: Greg Hardy May Finish Alexander Volkov At UFC Moscow

A former Strikeforce light heavyweight champion believes Greg Hardy has what it takes to stop Alexander Volkov. This Saturday (Nov. 9), Hardy will share the Octagon with Volkov in the co-main event of UFC Moscow. Hardy is stepping in as a late replacement opponent. Volkov was scheduled to meet Junior...

Francis Ngannou Explains Why He Isn’t Fighting Alexander Volkov At UFC Moscow

Francis Ngannou has been calling for a fight and after Junior dos Santos pulled out, many thought Ngannou would fill in. Yet, that was not the case as Francis Ngannou says he turned down the fight against Alexander Volkov as it didn't make sense. But, he did want it...

Greg Hardy Believes He Will Knock Out Alexander Volkov At UFC Moscow

Greg Hardy is getting a big step up in competition as he is set to take on Alexander Volkov on short-notice at UFC Moscow. It will be the first time Hardy will be fighting a ranked opponent and he will be going to Russia to take on the Russian....

Greg Hardy Agrees To Fight Alexander Volkov At UFC Moscow

Greg Hardy is getting his step-up in competition. Many fans have been wondering when the former NFL star would be fighting a ranked opponent, and that will happen on Nov. 9 in Moscow, Russia. After Junior dos Santos pulled out of his fight against Alexander Volkov, the UFC was...

Junior dos Santos Hospitalized, Out Of UFC Moscow Main Event

Junior dos Santos will not take on Alexander Volkov in the main event of UFC Moscow after all. The Brazilian has a bacterial infection and was forced to withdraw. RT Sport was first to report the news that dos Santos had to pull out of the event. MMA Fighting...

Dan Hardy Criticizes Herb Dean For UFC Moscow Stoppage

Dan Hardy criticizes Herb Dean for his stoppage during a UFC Moscow bout. In the featured preliminary bout on the UFC Moscow card, Khalid Murtazaliev went one-on-one with C.B. Dollaway. Murtazaliev was dominant in the fight and things looked to be coming to an end in the second round. With Dollaway belly...

Shamil Abdurakhimov Talks UFC Moscow Win Over Andrei Arlovski

Shamil Abdurakhimov was hoping to finish Andrei Arlovski at UFC Moscow, but he'll settle for the win. Abdurakhimov took on Arlovski on the main card of UFC Moscow. The event aired live on UFC Fight Pass. After three rounds of action, Abdurakhimov was awarded the unanimous decision victory. It's "Abrek's" second...

UFC Moscow Reebok Fighter Payouts: Thiago Alves Tops List

UFC Moscow is in the books, and now it's time for Reebok to pay the fighters their sponsorship money. Mark Hunt ($15,000) vs. Aleksei Oleinik ($5,000) in a heavyweight bout headlined this show while Jan Blachowicz ($5,000) vs. Nikita Krylov ($5,000) in a light heavyweight contest co-headlined. Rounding out this...

UFC Moscow Bonuses, Live Gate & Attendance Revealed

The UFC Moscow bonuses, attendance, and live gate have been released. Earlier today (Sept. 15), UFC Moscow took place inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia. Headlining the card was a heavyweight bout between Aleksei Oleinik and Mark Hunt. In the end, it was Oleinik who nabbed a first-round submission victory. The co-main event saw light...

UFC Moscow Highlights: Kunchenko Earns Decision Over Alves (Video)

Alexey Kunchenko had a successful Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) debut. Kunchenko went one-on-one with Thiago Alves in the opening main card bout on the UFC Moscow card. Alves had some success with the leg kicks, but Kunchenko ended up landing more strikes. He sealed the deal in the third round...

UFC Moscow Highlights: Khabilov Defeats Johnson (Video)

Rustam Khabilov did enough in the eyes of two judges to get past Kajan Johnson. Earlier today (Sept. 15), Khabilov and Johnson shared the Octagon. While round one went to Johnson and the second stanza was all Khabilov, the third round was crucial. While Johnson had success with the standup...

UFC Moscow Highlights: Ankalaev KOs Prachnio Via Head Kick (Video)

Magomed Ankalaev has found himself on the bright side of video highlights. In the fourth bout of the UFC Moscow prelims airing on UFC Fight Pass, Ankalaev went one-on-one with Marcin Prachnio. It didn’t take long for Ankalaev to find the sweet spot. Ankalaev dropped his opponent with a punch....

Mark Hunt on Aleksei Oleinik: ‘I’m Knocking Him Out’

Mark Hunt plans on finishing Aleksei Oleinik today (Sept. 15). Hunt and Oleinik will go one-on-one inside Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Moscow, Russia. It'll headline UFC Moscow, set to air live on UFC Fight Pass. Hunt is looking to rebound from his loss to Curtis Blaydes earlier this year. Meanwhile, Oleinik is...

UFC Moscow Results: Oleinik Submits Hunt

This morning (Sat. September 15, 2018) the UFC made its debut in Moscow, Russia. Russian mixed martial arts (MMA) fans were in for a real treat today. The show was main evented by a heavyweight contest between veterans Mark Hunt and Aleksei Oleinik. After some nice back-and-forth, Oleinik was finally able to get the fight to...