Paulo Costa says that a fight with Robert Whittaker is very close

After losing his first UFC title fight, Paulo Costa has been very vocal. He has claimed that he had issues going into the fight with Israel Adesanya and demanded a rematch. But now, his attention has turned to number one contender, Robert Whittaker. Costa spoke to fans on his YouTube channel. He addressed why he …

McGregor and Poirier have not signed to fight each other in the UFC yet

Last week, at the UFC Vegas 12 Post Fight Press Conference, Dana White was asked if the rumoured bout between Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier was signed. Dana White loosely confirmed, stating that as far as he knew it was a done deal. Dana White says that as far as he knows, Conor McGregor vs. …

Eddie Hearn: “The UFC model… that’s where I want to get to in Boxing”.

As we all know, Boxing is a sport, and the UFC is a promotional organisation for the sport of MMA. However, because of the UFCs dominance through bringing the sport to the masses, it’s often looked at as the sport itself. Because of the UFC being one promotion, it’s easy for them to do what …

Javier Mendez on Tony Ferguson’s corner: “They were lost”

Back in May, Justin Gaethje faced Tony Ferguson, for the UFC Interim Lightweight Championship. Gaethje largely dominated Ferguson, but what was also praised was his cornerman (Trevor Wittman) and his ability to guide Gaethje to victory. Wittman told Gaethje in between rounds to “Take ten per cent off your shots… You’re trying to kill him”! …

Khabib Nurmagomedov: “It was a hard training camp”

On Saturday, UFC Lightweight Champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov faces Interim Champion, Justin Gaethje. The fight will headline UFC 254, and will be a chance for Khabib to extend his record to 29-0. However, this fight will be a unique one for Khabib, in more ways than one. Earlier this year, Khabib’s father passed away, due to …

UFC Fight Island 6: Ortega vs TKZ – History of the Beef

This weekend, the UFC Fight Island action continues. Headlining the card is top Featherweight contenders, Brian Ortega and “The Korean Zombie”. The fight has been a long time in the making. Once friends, the two have since had a long history of waiting to fight each other. We've got a grudge match on Saturday between …