At UFC Belem we saw Valentina Shevchenko and Lyoto Machida coming away with big wins. The post fight press conference was held shortly after the event. Check it out.
Michael Bisping is a great fighter, maybe not a great dancer, but a great fighter all the same. A video was posted to Instagram of him doing women’s bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko’s signature dance. Check it out.
MMA Junkie reported the UFC 215 Reebok payout figures and as expected they are still mind bogglingly ridiculous. Only four fighters got $20K or more and to put that in perspective upper mid card fighters like Brendan Schaub were making over $100K a fight before the UFC/Reebok deal and that can be fact checked. Here … Read more
MMAFighting.com reported that the main event of UFC 215 was cancelled. Demetrious Johnson and Ray Borg will have to wait to square off now after the doctors intervened and said Borg was unfit to fight. Dr. Michelle Ingels of Perfecting Athletes explained it to Ariel Helwani. It wasn’t weight related. Ray has been getting progressively … Read more
In episode 2 of UFC 215 Embedded Demtrious Johnson shows off his live streaming studio, Ray Borg gets in some practice at the archery range and takes some detox shots, Amanda Nunes arrives in Edmonton and Valentina Shevchenko visits an aviation museum. In episode 3 the UFC 215 headliners get a look at their new … Read more
Yahoo! Sports spoke with Amanda Nunes about her co-main event spot on the UFC 215 card against Valentina Shevchenko this Saturday. Nunes was vocal about her lack of promotion in the lead up to her destruction of Ronda Rousey and just in general. She seems okay with it now hearing what she had to say … Read more
Go behind the scenes and into the training camps of UFC champions Demetrious Johnson and Amanda Nunes as they prepare to defend their titles this weekend at UFC 215 in Edmonton, Alberta. “Mighty Mouse” will look to break Anderson Silva’s record of most title defenses when he faces top flyweight challenger Ray Borg in the … Read more
This Saturday flyweight champ Demetrious Johnson puts his title on the line for a record eleventh time as he faces Jackson-Wink rising star Ray Borg in the UFC 215 main event. Also, Amanda Nunes puts her bantamweight belt on the line against Valentina Shevchenko in the co-headliner. This is Countdown to UFC 215.
UFC sportsbook fans will have to wait a fair while before catching the next PPV event from the promotion. The next big event the UFC has slated is Fight Night 115, to be headlined by a heavyweight bout between Alexander Volkov and Stefan Struve. However, it’s still not a PPV event and thus, doesn’t have … Read more
The UFC wanted him to fight TJ Dillashaw, but flyweight champ Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson stuck to his guns and will now face No. 3 ranked Ray Borg in the UFC 215 main event on Sept. 9 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. The promotion announced the news on Thursday. After winning the 125-pound title at UFC … Read more