Max Holloway vs. Anthony Pettis on tap for UFC 206

Max Holloway is set to meet former lightweight champion Anthony Pettis in a showdown at 145 pounds at UFC 206 in Toronto on December 10. The new matchup announced by UFC officials on Wednesday pits two of the best and most dynamic strikers in the entire sport against each other. Holloway enters the fight on […]

Fans call for boycott of UFC 206 over GSP’s contract dispute

Georges St-Pierre’s contractual standoff with the UFC has drawn the ire of its Canadian constituents. After several stagnant months spent trying to renegotiate his contract, the welterweight legend declared himself a free agent last Monday, a claim the promotion wasted little time in disputing. The conflicting statements from both sides not only hint at an […]

UFC denies Georges St-Pierre is a free agent

UFC denies Georges St-Pierre is a free agent

Georges St-Pierre may soon have a lawsuit on his hands. On Monday, hours after stating his UFC contract had been terminated, the UFC released a statement denying St-Pierre is a free agent. “Georges St-Pierre remains under an existing agreement with Zuffa, LLC as his MMA promoter. Zuffa intends to honor its agreement with St-Pierre and […]

Georges St-Pierre says he is a free agent and no longer under UFC contract

Georges St-Pierre claims he is officially on the open market. The longest reigning welterweight champion in UFC history revealed on Monday that his attorney has terminated his contract with the promotion following a long and tenuous negotiation process that ended just recently with no new deal. “Right now, I’m a free agent,” St-Pierre told MMAFighting.com. […]

Brock Lesnar granted continuance, preparing to appeal USADA violation

Brock Lesnar granted continuance, preparing to appeal USADA violation

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar is putting in extra preparation for his next fight. On Monday, Lesnar and his team received a continuance from the Nevada State Athletic Commission in regards to a disciplinary hearing for a pair of failed drug tests in July, per MMAjunkie. The 39-year-old fighter tested positive for estrogen blockers, […]

Anderson Silva’s son hints at GSP fight on Instagram

Anderson Silva’s son hints at GSP fight on Instagram

Does Anderson Silva’s son have the inside scoop on the MMA match of the century? Fresh rumors have sprung up surrounding a possible meeting between Silva and fellow UFC legend Georges St-Pierre, and Silva’s son, Kalyl, is doing his part to feed the flames. On Saturday, Kalyl posted, and then quickly deleted, an Instagram photo […]