UFC Fight Night 77 takes place this evening from Sao Paulo, Brazil. Middleweight legends Dan Henderson and Vitor Belfort meet for a third time in the main event, while top light heavyweights Glover Teixeira and Pat Cummins meet in the co-headliner. This is the UFN 77 live blog for PMN. The action kicks off at … Read more
Weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 77 took place today from Ginásio do Ibirapuera in Sao Paulo, Brazil, the same location hosting Saturday’s fight card headlined with a trilogy match between middleweight legends Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson . Glover Teixeira faces fellow top ranked light heavyweight Patrick Cummins in the co-headliner. All fighters made weight without … Read more
The UFC promotion returns after a couple weeks off with UFC Fight Night 77 on Saturday, November 7, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The event will be headlined by the rubber-match between Vitor Belfort and Dan Henderson. The co-main event will feature a light heavyweight bout between former title challenger Glover Teixeira and Patrick Cummins. The … Read more
UFC officials have announced the main event for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 60 event that’s set to take place on February 14 in Broomfield, Colorado, at the 1st Bank Center. A welterweight fight between Brandon Thatch and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson has been verbally agreed upon and should be an exciting scrap. Thatch (11-1) is … Read more
UFC officials confirmed earlier this week that Brazilian lightweight Thiago Tavares (17-5-1) failed his UFC on FX 7 post-fight drug test following a first round KO loss against Khabib Nurmagomedov on Jan. 19 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Tavares tested positive for the anabolic steroid Drostanolone and has been suspended for nine months.
Tavares released a statement today regarding the failed drug test.
The ProMMAnow.com staff weighs in with their thoughts and predictions on UFC on FX 7 going down Saturday in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Michael Bisping and Vitor Belfort square off in the main event. A win for Bisping should earn him a title shot with Anderson Silva. CB Dollaway faces TUF Brazil standout Daniel Sarafian in his UFC debut. Gabriel Gonzaga returns against “Big” Ben Rothwell, and Russian Sambo master Khabib Nurmagomedov travels into enemy territory to put his incredible win streak on the line against BJJ black belt Thiago Tavares.