UFC 205 main card to feature 6 fights

UFC fans will be treated to an extra bout when the promotion makes its first trip to New York City. On Saturday’s broadcast of UFC Fight Night 96, the promotion revealed UFC 205’s main card will feature six fights as opposed to the customary five. The main card’s sixth and opening bout will see Miesha […]

Jose Aldo: Dissatisfaction with UFC ‘has been brewing for a long time’

Jose Aldo: Dissatisfaction with UFC ‘has been brewing for a long time’

Conor McGregor is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Jose Aldo’s problems with the UFC. One of MMA’s most celebrated champions declared himself finished with the promotion (and possibly the sport altogether) Tuesday following the announcement of a superfight between featherweight champion Conor McGregor and lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez for UFC […]

Manager: Jose Aldo willing to go to court to battle the UFC

Jose Aldo is a very unhappy fighter and he wants out of the UFC so badly that he may be willing to go to court to get out of his contract. That’s the word from Aldo’s long time coach and manager Andre Pederneiras, who told Combate in Brazil that the interim featherweight champion is dead […]

McGregor opens as slight favorite for Alvarez bout

Another unique challenge for Conor McGregor, and another bout where he’s the early pick to win. “The Notorious” is being pegged as a -140 favorite for his upcoming bout with lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 on Nov. 12 according to Bovada.lv. This will be McGregor’s first fight at 155 pounds in the UFC. […]

Aldo furious over McGregor-Alvarez booking, wants to cancel contract

Aldo furious over McGregor-Alvarez booking, wants to cancel contract

Jose Aldo wants off of the Conor McGregor rollercoaster. In light of the news that McGregor will be fighting lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez at UFC 205 as opposed to defending his featherweight belt, Aldo is now threatening to walk away from the promotion. Aldo currently holds the featherweight division’s interim title, a belt that he […]

Cris Cyborg mocks Rousey rumors, proposes bout for Super Bowl weekend

Cris Cyborg is having a ball with the latest Ronda Rousey rumors. The 34-year-old UFC women’s featherweight has heard it all before when it comes to a possible matchup between herself and Rousey, but she still took notice at comments made by UFC president Dana White on Tuesday. White suggested that Rousey would be open […]

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 […]