UFC 149 staff picks

staff picks

Urijah Faber faces Renan Barao for the UFC interim bantamweight title. Hector Lombard makes his long-awaited UFC debut against Tim “The Barbarian” Boetsch. The ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com) staff weighs in with their thoughts and predictions on these fights and the rest of the UFC 149 Pay-Per-View card.

UFC 149: Siyar Bahadurzada injured, Matt Riddle now faces Chris Clements

It has recently emerged that welterweight fighter Siyar Bahadurzada has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled UFC 149 matchup against Chris Clements (11-4) due to an injury. Matt Riddle (6-3) will now step in as a replacement to take on Clements.

Denis Kang to fight Vernon “Tiger” White, Carlos Newton faces Chris Clements at W-1

Pro MMA Now (www.prommanow.com) reported on Sunday that Canadian MMA promotion Warrior One(W-1) had signed Pride and UFC veteran Denis Kang (32-12-1) to an exclusive multi-fight contract, and would be fighting on the upcoming “Bad Blood” card on March 20 in Montreal, Quebec Canada. W-1 confirmed today Kang’s opponent will be MMA pioneer Vernon “Tiger” White (26-33-2). White, … Read more