Israel Adesanya on fighting Jon Jones: I’m already the A side

Israel Adesanya recently extended his MMA record to 20-0, after defeating Paulo Costa via TKO and defending his Middleweight title. Meanwhile, Jon Jones, the most decorated Light Heavyweight in UFC history, has been bulking up for a fresh challenge and move up to Heavyweight. However, the two have expressed an interest in fighting each other …

Chandler asks to step in after McGregor and Poirier have contract dispute

It was recently reported by Ariel Helwani of ESPN that the Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier fight in January was in danger of being scrapped. Despite a verbal agreement from both parties weeks ago, neither fighter had came to terms yet on the contract. Helwani claims that it is Poirier who is potentially holding things …

Paul Felder steps in to face RDA on five days notice

After Islam Makhachev pulled out of his main event slot against Rafael Dos Anjos this weekend, RDA has been desperate to find another opponent. He was open to many options, but singled out UFC newcomer, Michael Chandler. Chandler stated that he had other plans, and was not going to drop them for a last minute …

Michael Chandler on fighting RDA: We have other plans

Last night, news broke that Islam Makhachev had pulled out of this weekends main event against Rafael Dos Anjos. RDA was quick to comment on the matter, and he was eager to find a late replacement. I wish @MAKHACHEVMMA a speed recovery. Looking for a new partner to dance. Looks like @MikeChandlerMMA is ready to …

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 …

Jon Jones’ coach unsure if Adesanya or Miocic is the bigger challenge

Jon Jones is one of the most accomplished fighters in UFC history and had ruled the Light Heavyweight division for several years. Earlier this year, he revealed that he is looking for a new challenge, and will be taking some time out to gain muscle mass and compete in the Heavyweight division. Appearing on Submission …

RDA calls out Michael Chandler with one week notice

Michael Chandler was signed by the UFC, after spending the majority of his career in Bellator. Here, Chandler became a multiple time title holder and already has wins over two former UFC Champions. Chandler was signed by the UFC a few weeks ago and was immediately slotted in as a back up for Khabib Nurmagomedov …

Islam Makhachev is out of his fight against RDA next week

A fighter touted by many, including Khabib Nurmagomedov, to become a future UFC Lightweight Champion. Islam Makhackev appears to have the skills, but can’t seem to put together a consistent run of fights. He has now not fought in over a year, and reportedly has troubles finding opponents willing to face him. At UFC 254, …

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson is “coming” says his manager, Ali Abdelaziz

Anthony Johnson was once one of the most talented and feared fighters in the UFC. He earned his reputation with 16 Knockouts and a 73% finishing rate. But he has not fought since 2017 and since 2012, he has only lost to Daniel Cormier. Last night, number 3 ranked 205lbs contender Glover Teixeira, beat Thiago …