Valentina Shevchenko officially made weight for her UFC 231 bout with Joanna Jędrzejczyk on Saturday for the vacant women’s flyweight title.
— UFC (@ufc) December 7, 2018
We all know the difficulties Dana White has had with UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley. Dana essentially claims that Woodley is hard to book fights for, unwilling to engage in conversations about fighting, and has even turned down fights in the past. If you would like a good example of his frustrations just read what … Read more
A list of influential women in MMA includes names like Gina Carano, Julie Kedzie, Cris Cyborg, Miesha Tate, and Ronda Rousey. There are dozens more but one name sticks out as the most dangerous of the bunch and that’s Cyborg. She is the current UFC women’s featherweight champion and has agreed to fight women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes at UFC 232 on December 29th in a true blockbuster bout. Cut to… UFC fighter Nina Ansaroff feels her girlfriend Nunes is a lock to win the featherweight belt to become another two division champion in the organization. Listen to what she said about the bout and tell us if you agree in the comments.
Max Holloway never shies away from confrontation and we don’t mind because it makes for some interesting moments. He is facing one of the biggest tests of his career in Brian Ortega at UFC 231 this Saturday. Despite resurfaced concerns that he was slurring his speech in interviews again that did not seem the case … Read more
Dana White finally addressed the elephant in the UFC room. When Greg Hardy was put on the ESPN + card with domestic abuse victim Rachel Ostovich we thought the MMA community was going to implode. Rachel is cool with it says the UFC head in this clip posted by Aaron Brinkster on Twitter. Check it out.
Dana White discusses the decision to have Greg Hardy compete on January 19th, the same card as Rachael Ostovich, a recent victim of domestic violence.
White has spoken to Rachael since Hardy was added to hear her feelings on it. Hardy will remain on the card despite the backlash pic.twitter.com/6EHMIXS9lm
— Aaron Bronsteter (@aaronbronsteter) December 6, 2018
When it was announced that former NFL player Greg Hardy was going to be competing at the same UFC event as Rachael Ostovich a lot of people got mad. In case you don’t know why – here’s the short version. Hardy was arrested for assault and threats against his ex-girlfriend but she never showed up … Read more
UFC 231 doesn’t seem to have much of a hype train behind it even with two amazing fights atop the card. There is a championship main event between featherweights Brian Ortega and Max Holloway(c) and a flyweight title fight pitting Joanna Jedrzejczyk vs Valentina Shevchenko. Both of those have the potential to be fight of … Read more