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Ahead Of Debut, Paddy Pimblett Says He’s The UFC’s “New Cash Cow”

Liverpool's own Paddy Pimblett has claimed he will become the UFC's and Dana White's new cash cow ahead of his debut this weekend. After becoming one of the biggest names outside of the UFC during his lengthy eight-year run with UK-based MMA promotion, Cage Warriors, Paddy Pimblett finally has the...

Khabib Nurmagomedov Becomes UFC Shareholder

Recently retired Khabib Nurmagomedov has officially declared that he has become a shareholder in the UFC. Despite retiring from competition, Khabib has still been majorly involved in mixed martial arts. Alongside his remodeled MMA promotion, Eagle Fighting Championship, Khabib is considered to be a real contender for coach of the...

The Return of The Mac: Why Poirier Isn’t McGregor’s Only Option Upon Comeback

Upon his return from injury, Conor McGregor may have more than one option at his disposal. Following his first-round knockout of Donald Cerrone back in January 2020, McGregor has found himself on a two-fight losing skid, suffering back-to-back losses to Dustin Poirier. After a freak accident cut the Conor McGregor vs...

UFC Rankings Report: Ciryl Gane Enters P4P; LW Gets New Entrant

The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC 265! Check out all the changes below! Men’s Pound for Pound: New interim heavyweight champion Ciryl Gane debuts in the P4P rankings at #14, sending Justin Gaethje down one position to #15.  Women’s Pound for Pound: Yan Xiaonan is now tied with Lauren...

UFC Scores $175 Million Crypto Sponsorship Deal

UFC has inked a massive sponsorship deal with Crypto.com.

Cyborg: “The Best Thing For My Career Was Leaving The UFC”

Bellator Women's Featherweight Champion Cris Cyborg says that leaving the UFC was the best move for her career in MMA. The former UFC 145-pound champ left the promotion after seven fights, two title defenses and just one defeat. Having recorded three TKO victories in her opening three Octagon walks, Cyborg...

The UFC Names Michael Chandler As 2021’s Top Debutant So Far

In their half-year awards, the UFC has recognized three-time Bellator Lightweight Champion Michael Chandler as 2021's top Octagon newcomer. Among other categories, the promotion listed five of the best debutants to have arrived on MMA's biggest stage in the first six months of this year. The voters for the award...

Former UFC Fighters File Lawsuit Against The UFC And Endeavor

Former UFC fighters are now filing another lawsuit against the UFC and its parent company Endeavor Group Holdings. A new lawsuit has been filed by C.B. Dollaway and Kajan Johnson against the UFC and Endeavor Group Holdings that is similar to another class-action style lawsuit currently being litigated that represents...

Nate Diaz: A UFC Odyssey

Nate Diaz is preparing for a tough battle with Leon Edwards ahead of UFC 263, a fight that surprised many in the MMA world. Diaz is still looking to fight the toughest opponents by agreeing to face Edwards, who many in the welterweight division have been suspected of avoiding. Since his...

Tyron Woodley Dedicates Jake Paul Fight To Combat Sports Community

Tyron Woodley says he'll dedicate a win over Jake Paul to the entire combat sports community and promises to send the online star back to YouTube. After a host of MMA names threw their names into the hat to face Paul, it was revealed this week that Woodley, a former...

Khabib’s Team Reiterates The Only Way He Would “Maybe” Fight Again

Former UFC Lightweight Champion Khabib Nurmagomedov has revealed the one thing that could convince him to return to the Octagon. "The Eagle" announced his retirement following his victory over Justin Gaethje at UFC 254 last October. He left the sport having amassed an unbeaten 29-0 record. His manager, Ali Abdelaziz,...

Aleksei Oleinik Returns To Fight Sergey Spivak on June 19th

In a possible vet lesson or passing of the torch, Aleksei Oleinik will fight a young, hungry Sergey Spivak. A fight that is important for the heavyweight rankings, "The Boa Constrictor" Aleksei Oleinik is clinging onto the #15 spot. On the other side, Sergey Spivav isn't ranked but a win...

Diego Sanchez in Talks with UFC, Enrolls in Brain Health Study

As public exchanges between Diego Sanchez and the UFC become ever more revealing and salacious, Sanchez is currently in discussion with the UFC and intends to undergo a Professional Athletes Brain Health Study. The study itself will be funded in part by UFC. Sanchez has been a hot topic on...

UFC Releases First Offical Concussion Protocol As Part Of Big MMA Study

In a historic first, the UFC has released official concussion protocols following the results of a 484-page study on MMA. On Tuesday, UFC alongside their Performance Institute in Las Vegas, Nevada released details of the digital journal on new concussion protocols. The title of the journal is  "A Cross-Sectional...

UFC Comes To Terms With Venum Deal And New Pay Structure

After a long tenure with Reebok, the UFC has parted ways with the company and announced that the martial arts Venum brand will serve as the company's primary uniform moving forward. Last weekend, the spectacular UFC 260 pay-per-view event saw Francis Ngannou become the new heavyweight champion, and on...