Glover Teixeira Flirts With 2022 Retirement Ahead Of Upcoming Title Shot

One-time UFC light heavyweight title chaser, Glover Teixeira has his second title tilt on the horizon next month, in the form of a clash with reigning gold holder, Jan Blachowicz. However, the veteran Brazilian has highlighted a potential retirement from the sport next year. Minas Gerais native, Teixeira is in the midst of an eye-catching …

Thiago Santos: I hope the UFC give Glover Teixeira the title shot

After the number one Light Heavyweight contender Thiago Santos was defeated by the number three ranked contender, Glover Teixeira, attention turned to whether Glover would receive the next title shot. The current Champion of the division, Jan Blachowicz has recently verbally agreed to face Israel Adesanya in March. But a contract is not yet in …

Dana White considering Teixeira over Adesanya for 205lbs title shot

At UFC Vegas 13 last night, Glover Teixeira defeated number 1 ranked Thiago Santos. Ordinarily, this would make Teixeira the number 1 contender and entitle him to a title shot. Especially when you consider that Santos holds a win over the now Champion, Blachowicz and Teixeira is now on a five fight win streak. However, …

Teixeira & Santos on Israel Adesanya moving up to Light Heavyweight

The UFC recently announced that Israel Adesanya would move up a weight division to fight for the 205lbs title, against Jan Blachowicz. This Saturday, Light Heavyweight contenders Glover Teixeira and Thiago Santos face off for what could have been a number one contender fight. The news of Adesanya moving up for the belt was something …

Jan Blachowicz Open To Future Heavyweight Move To Clinch Second UFC Title

Reigning UFC light heavyweight champion, Jan Blachowicz is still preparing for his second attempted defense of the crown in October at UFC 267. He meets with the steaking division veteran, Glover Teixeira. However, that hasn’t stopped the Pole from flirting with a future move to the heavyweight ranks in pursuit of another title for his …

Rafael dos Anjos Claims Islam Makhachev Rejected Five Round Fight Ahead Of UFC 267

Former UFC lightweight champion, Rafael dos Anjos is set for his first Octagon walk of this year as he meets with the surging, hotly-tipped Islam Makhachev at UFC 267 in October. Ahead of the pairing, the Brazilian believes a win over someone of Makhachev’s ilk puts him back in title contention at his former lightweight …

Report – Yoel Romero Makes Bellator Bow Against Phil Davis On September 18. In Headlining Bout

Veteran fan-favorite finisher, Yoel ‘Soldier of God’ Romero is finally slated to make his bow under the Scott Coker-led Bellator MMA banner on September 18. — headlining an event in San Jose, California opposite fellow former UFC contender, former light heavyweight champion, Phil ‘Mr. Wonderful’ Davis. Securing medical clearance to compete once again, Romero was …

Rafael dos Anjos vs. Islam Makhachev Slated For UFC 267 On Oct. 30 In Abu Dhabi

A rescheduled lightweight pairing between former division champion, Rafael dos Anjos and the surging grappling talent, Islam Makhachev has been added to UFC 267 on Oct. 30 from ‘Fight Island’ in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The two were initially booked to lock horns in the main event of UFC Vegas 14 back in December, until Makhachev …

Aleksandar Rakic ‘motivated’ and ‘excited’ for Jiri Prochazka: “This fight makes sense.”

Last weekend, Jiri Prochazka continued his burst onto the scene, winning his second UFC fight by yet another devastating KO. This one was over former title challenger, Dominic Reyes, and it was done via a spinning back elbow that will contend for the knockout of the year in 2021. The fight placed Jiri at #2 …

Israel Adesanya’s Coach on not being successful against bigger opponents

Israel Adesanya has verbally agreed to move up a weight class and face the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, Jan Blachowicz. The two management teams are currently undergoing negotiations, and a date is yet to be set. Adesanya is the Middleweight Champion of the UFC, with an undefeated MMA record of 20 wins and 0 losses. …