Luke Sanders on UFC debut: ‘If they would have offered me to fight a gorilla, I would have said ok’

Luke Sanders talks with UFC’s Megan Olivi following his submission win over Maximo Blanco in his UFC debut Sunday night in Boston. Sanders was the reigning RFA bantamweight (135 lbs.) champion when he got the call on short notice to fight Blanco at 145-pounds. Sanders dropped Blanco twice in the first round before submitting him … Read more

Put that thing away! Matt Mitrione’s eye injury is out of control!

No matter how you look at it, this sucks. During Sunday night’s heavyweight tilt between Matt Mitrione and Travis Browne at UFC Fight Night 81 in Boston, “Meathead” took took two pokes to the eye and a big slam that damaged his shoulder — but it was a punch that swole his right eye up to … Read more

‘UFC Fight Night 81: Dillashaw vs. Cruz’ live results and round-by-round updates

UFC bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw puts his title on the line tonight at UFC Fight Night 81 against former champ Dominick Cruz, who was forced to vacate his title back in 2014 due to injury. Now “The Dominator” will get the opportunity to regain the crown he never lost. UFC Fight Night 81 takes place at … Read more

Say it isn’t so! Dominick Cruz shows up to UFC open workouts on crutches *VIDEO*

There are trolls and then there is just pure evil. Only someone with a sadistic nickname like “The Dominator” would show up to the UFC Fight Night Boston open workouts on crutches just to mess with our emotions. Dominick Cruz had to relinquish his bantamweight title in 2014 because he’d injured his leg and was … Read more

UFC Fight Night Boston Embedded: Anthony Pettis vs. Eddie Alvarez

Former UFC lightweight champ Anthony Pettis meets former Bellator 155-pound champ Eddie Alvarez in the UFC Fight Night 81 co-main event on Sunday, Jan. 17 in Boston. Pettis lost the lightweight title to Rafael Dos Anjos last March, while Alvarez rebounded from a decision loss to “Cowboy” Cerrone with a split decision win over Gilbert Melendez in … Read more

UFC Fight Night Boston Embedded: TJ Dillashaw vs. Dominick Cruz

UFC bantawmeight champ TJ Dillashaw puts his title on the line this weekend against Dominick Cruz, the former 135-pound champ who never lost the title, but was forced to relinquish the belt due to injury. Go behind-the-scenes with UFC Embedded as these two prepare to clash in the UFC Fight Night 81 main event on … Read more

Breakdown: Coach Firas Zahabi predicts Pettis over Alvarez at UFC Fight Night 81

Top lightweights Anthony Pettis and Eddie Alvarez clash this Sunday in the UFC Fight Night 81 co-main event in Boston. Listen in as Coach Firas Zahabi of famed Tristar Gym in Montreal answers questions from viewers about his breakdown of the upcoming Pettis vs. Alvarez fight and why he thinks Pettis’ kicks will be the key … Read more

UFC Fight Night: Dillashaw vs. Cruz full fight card

The UFC promotion will head to Boston on Saturday night for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 81 event that will be headlined by the UFC bantamweight title fight between champion TJ Dillashaw and former champion Dominick Cruz. The event will take place at the TD Garden Arena and will air on UFC Fight Pass and … Read more

Nashville’s Luke Sanders to make UFC debut against Maximo Blanco in Boston

Nashville MMA’s Luke Sanders (10-0) has stepped up on short notice to make his long-awaited UFC debut against Maximo Blanco (12-6-1, 1 NC) at UFC Fight Night 81 on Jan. 17 in Boston. Both fighters will be moving up to featherweight for this bout. Sanders has competed under the Strikeforce, XFC and RFA banners and … Read more

Paul Felder vs. Daron Cruickshank added to UFC Fight Night 81

UFC officials have announced a great fight for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 81 event that’s set to take place on January 17 at the TD Garden in Boston. A lightweight clash between Paul Felder and Daron Cruickshank has been verbally agreed to between both fighters. The event will be headlined by the UFC bantamweight … Read more