UFC 234 poster revealed with Gastelum and Whittaker front and center

2019 is already shaping up to be a good year for MMA fans. In February at UFC 234 we are getting A title fight between middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and a man some think can dethrone him in Kelvin Gastelum. Also on the card is a legitimate potential passing of the torch when former middleweight king Anderson Silva essentially fights a younger version of himself in Israel Adesanya. It all goes down on February 10th at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne, Australia. Check out the poster reveal courtesy of UFC Aus/New Zealand’s Twitter.

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Kelvin Gastelum stares fate in the face at UFC 234 presser staredown

UFC Middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will defend against surging contender Kelvin Gastelum in his next bout. In Gastelum’s two fights we saw him defeat Ronaldo Souza via split decision and Michael Bisping via KO in the first round. Whittaker is on a nine fight win streak capped off by back to back decision victories over Yoel Romero who is probably the most dangerous fighter he has faced to date. Kelvin will try and change that perception when they step in to the cage on February 9, 2019. Check out the staredown from the UFC 234 presser. Who do you think takes this?

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Whittaker to war with Gastelum in Melbourne

Oft forgotten middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will defend his title against surging Kelvin Gastelum at UFC 234 in February. Gastelum’s last two wins were big ones coming out on top against former champ Michael Bisping and standout Jacare Souza. Whittaker is coming off of back to back wins against Yoel Romero with the first being … Read more

Wait what? 1-3 Weidman feels he was denied a title shot and spot as TUF coach

Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman may be one of the most delusional active UFC fighters right now. Not like when Chael Sonnen claimed he was the best in the world after losing multiple fights but more like when an aging Chuck Liddell was coming off multiple KTFO losses and wanted to make ‘another title run’. … Read more

USADA releases statement on Anderson Silva’s suspension, could fight in 2018

Anderson Silva failed a drug test back in October when he was scheduled to face Kelvin Gastelum in Shanghai. Anderson was pulled from the event and has been proclaiming his innocence since the violation was announced. His defense? What they all seem to be – tainted supplements, but this time USADA agrees. Here’s the statement … Read more

The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters full cast revealed

UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker and No. 4 ranked contender Kelvin Gastelum will serve as opposing coaches for the upcoming The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters pro mixed martial arts reality series set to premiere Wednesday, Aug. 29 on FS1. At the conclusion of the series Whittaker and Gastelum will the square-off for the middleweight championship at … Read more

Countdown to UFC 224 – full episode

Amanda Nunes will defend her women’s bantamweight title against Raquel Pennington in the UFC 224 main event on May 12. In the co-headliner, The Ultimate Fighter season 17 winner Kelvin Gastelum takes on middleweight legend Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. Go behind the scenes and into the training camps of these remarkable athletes in this full episode … Read more

Weidman tells MMA Hour he’s going to come back and dominate; Fedor, Lee, and Alvarez open up

The MMA Hour was FULL yesterday. Kevin Lee, Fedor Emelianenko, Chris Weidman, and Eddie Alvarez were on the program. An item of note was Chris Weidman’s prediction that he would dominate the middleweight division on his return. He was finished by Luke Rockhold and lost the middleweight title, then finished by Yoel Romero, and to top off a three fight skid he was finished by Gegard Mousasi. He bounced back and pulled off a submission win over Kelvin Gastelum. Was that the start of a comeback? Check out what he said…

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