Exclusive – Nathan Williams Calls For UFC Debut Against Alex Caceres, Jonathan Pearce

X3 Sports trainee, ‘Nasty’ Nathan Williams has set his sights on potential debut opponents in the UFC, calling for a bow showdown with longtime featherweight challenger, Alex ‘Bruce Leeroy’ Caceres or even recent Dana White’s Contender Series product, Jonathan ‘JSP’ Pearce. Williams, who holds a professional record of 13-7, emerged victorious in his last outing at Cage …

Kayla Harrison Cuts Promo Following PFL 8 Win: Israel Adesanya Couldn’t Stop My Takedowns

Improving to 11-0 as a professional mixed martial artist and progressing to the PFL lightweight tournament finale, two-time Olympic gold medalist, Kayla Harrison turned in yet another flawless first round finish, before cutting a promo on opponent, Genah Fabian’s City Kickboxing teammate, current UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya. Headlining PFL against New Zealand native, Fabian, …

Ex-Bellator Featherweight Champion Julia Budd Becomes Free Agent, In Talks With The PFL, Open To UFC Move

Former undisputed Bellator featherweight champion, Julia ‘The Jewel’ Budd is currently testing free agency after fighting out her contract with the Scott Coker-led promotion. And has confirmed that she had held talks with the PFL (Professional Fighters League), as well as noting her interest in a possible move to the UFC. Budd, a former undisputed …

Gable Steveson Teases Move To MMA, Tags UFC President Dana White In Cryptic Post

Recent Olympic gold medal victor, Gable Stevenson has teased a potential transition to professional mixed martial arts following his wrestling exploits in Japan at this year’s summer Olympic games — and has received some support from fellow wrestling standout and former ONE Championship and Bellator welterweight champion and former UFC contender, Ben Askren. The 21-year-old …

Dana White Unsure How A.J. McKee Would Perform In The UFC: “When His Contract Is Up He’ll Have To Call”

UFC president, Dana White doesn’t appear to be immediately sold on the talents presented by recently minted undisputed Bellator featherweight champion, A.J. ‘Mercenary’ McKee, and is quite unsure how the undefeated finisher would fair opposite featherweights under the UFC’s banner. Long Beach native, McKee turned in a masterful performance at Bellator 263 last weekend opposite …

Paddy ‘The Baddy’ Pimblett signed to the UFC

For years now, fans have wondered when Paddy ‘The Baddy’ Pimblett would fight for the UFC. Today, that became a reality when his signing was made official. The former Cage Warriors Featherweight Champion was signed after a successful first round win at Cage Warriors 122. This was recently speculated by fans who spotted Paddy on …

Scott Coker says Anthony Pettis vs MVP “would be a lot of fun.”

Last night, news broke that former UFC Lightweight Champion, Anthony Pettis, had departed from the UFC, and will test his free agency. This came after he extended his win streak to two, with a win over Alex Morono last weekend. Naturally, ‘Showtime’ was linked to Bellator, and with his brother Sergio already being on the …

Yoel Romero was offered Hall, Brunson and Walker before being cut by the UFC

Yoel Romero was recently released by the UFC, which came as a shock to the MMA community. Jacare Souza stated that Romero had been turning down fights, but it was unclear the exact nature of why the release happened. Dana White credited it to Yoel simply being older and losing more than he has won …

Breaking: Yoel Romero signing with Bellator

Former title challenger, Yoel Romero was recently released by the UFC. This was confirmed by his manager, who immediately started speaking to other promotions. Despite his last fight being for the UFC Middleweight title, promotions such as Bellator and PFL immediately rejected the opportunity to sign the Cuban. However, Bellator President, Scott Coker stated that …

Bellator fight cancelled last minute after Yamauchi weighs in nearly 8lbs over

Bellator 254 takes place tonight, headlined with a Women’s Flyweight title bout between Ilima-Lei Macfarlane and Juliana Velasquez. Before that, Bellator veteran Goiti Yamauchi was set to face Nate Andrews, who was going to be making his promotional debut. The fight was scheduled to take place in the Lightweight division, at 155lbs. However, Yamauchi weighed …