Cris Cyborg beats Lansberg bloody for 2nd-round TKO

Cris Cyborg beats Lansberg bloody for 2nd-round TKO

Cris Cyborg fought Lina Lansberg like she was responsible for her agonizing weight cut. Cyborg bludgeoned Lansberg with strikes for a second-round TKO in their 140-pound catchweight main event at UFC Fight Night 95 in Brazil on Saturday. The Invicta featherweight champ put Lansberg on her back and rained a seemingly endless barrage of hammerfists […]

UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs. Lansberg main card predictions

UFC Fight Night: Cyborg vs. Lansberg main card predictions

Former Strikeforce champion and reigning Invicta FC featherweight titleholder Cris Cyborg makes her second appearance under the UFC banner when she takes on Lina Lansberg on Saturday night in Brazil. Let’s take a closer look at how this fight might play out and what’s in-store for the other six bouts on the card. Cris Cyborg […]

Cris Cyborg is a massive favorite in her second UFC fight

Cris Cyborg is a massive favorite in her second UFC fight

Cris Cyborg enters her second UFC fight this weekend against newcomer Lina Lansberg as a massive favorite to do what she’s successfully done in 16 of her 18 professional fights: win. According to oddsmakers over at Bovada.lv, Cyborg currently sits as a -1200 favorite over underdog Landsberg (+700), and given her success in the sport, […]

Renan Barao closing the door on a return to bantamweight for now

Renan Barao closing the door on a return to bantamweight for now

Renan Barao didn’t get the result he wanted in his featherweight debut earlier this year, but he didn’t let the loss to Jeremy Stephens discourage him. Barao moved to 145-pounds after a series of disastrous weight cuts forced him out of one fight and severely depleted him for several others. Barao battled Stephens back and […]

Eddie Alvarez calls out Conor McGregor for UFC 205 in New York

Eddie Alvarez calls out Conor McGregor for UFC 205 in New York

Lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez is making it clear that he wants to fight Conor McGregor in the main event at UFC 205 in New York City. The rumored bout between Alvarez and McGregor has been swirling for weeks, but no deal has been struck at this time to actually make the fight official. Sources told […]

Chael Sonnen exits the UFC and signs multi-fight deal with Bellator

Chael Sonnen exits the UFC and signs multi-fight deal with Bellator

The American Gangster” has a new home. Former three-time title contender Chael Sonnen has signed a multi-fight contract with Bellator MMA following his exit from the UFC. The news was first reported by the Associated Press. Sonnen reached an agreement with the UFC to exit the promotion as a free agent following his retirement from […]

Daniel Cormier says Jon Jones should be stripped of the interim title

Daniel Cormier says Jon Jones should be stripped of the interim title

Daniel Cormier doesn’t quite understand the logic behind UFC president Dana White potentially matching up Jon Jones with top ranked contender Anthony “Rumble” Johnson rather than face him for the belt later this year. If that possible fight vexes him, Cormier can’t comprehend why Jones is still considered the interim light heavyweight champion after being […]

McGregor, Diaz facing sanctions for melee at pre-UFC 202 conference

McGregor, Diaz facing sanctions for melee at pre-UFC 202 conference

Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz could soon be disciplined for their antics at a pre-rematch press conference last month. According to ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, both fighters are facing suspensions and/or fines, thanks to individual complaints filed by the Nevada Attorney General’s office. The shenanigans that bred the complaints occurred just three days before their UFC […]