Following nearly 16 months since capturing the UFC lightweight title, Anthony Pettis (17-2) will make his first title defense at UFC 181 in December. Pettis broke the news today while chatting with Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour. Pettis is currently filming the 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter against the challenger to his title, … Read more
On July 5th UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman will put his title on the line for the first time since breaking Anderson Silva’s leg this past December. Weidman will have to face one of the most dangerous strikers on the planet in former light heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida, who is 2-0 since dropping to middleweight. … Read more
Number 13 ranked Bantamweight Alex “Bruce Leeroy” Caceres will get a shot at number one ranked Urijah Faber at UFC 175 on July 5th in Las Vegas. UFC officials confirmed the bout on Wednesday. Caceres (10-5, 1 NC) looked much improved and very relaxed when he submitted hot prospect Sergio Pettis at UFC on FOX 10 … Read more
http://youtu.be/-NEZhvXt-j4 Floyd “Money” Mayweather (45-0) will defend his WBC and Ring Welterweight titles when he takes on 30-year-old Argentine Marcos “El Chino” Maidana (35-3) on Saturday, May 3, from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas LIVE on Pay-Per-View. Maidana’s WBA Welterweight title is also on the line. Go inside the lives and camps of both … Read more
Manny Pacquiao will challenge Timothy Bradley, Jr. for his WBO Welterweight title this evening from MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. “Pac Man” will try to reclaim the title Bradley took from him back in 2012 via controversial split decision. The action kicks off at 9 p.m. ET (6 p.m. PT) and will broadcast … Read more
The UFC 167 PPV event is set to take place in November 16 in Las Vegas, Nevada. The main event will feature UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre looking to defend his title against number one contender Johny Hendricks. Also, the co-main event will feature a light heavyweight bout between former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans taking on Chael Sonnen.
For the third straight year Chicago’s United Center will host a January UFC event at Dana White announced the promotion’s return on January 25th. White took to FOX Sports Live last night to break the news. UFC 170 was also announced for February 22nd and will take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. No fights were announced for either event.
With UFC® 162 just around the corner, the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) and City of Las Vegas are getting ready to celebrate with UFC Fight Week™, presented by Ultimate Poker. From July 3-6, some of the hottest locations around Vegas will host UFC themed events filled with lots of fighter appearances. The full schedule of events is listed below.