Highly-ranked featherweight Michihiro Omigawa (12-8-1) has reportedly signed a deal with the UFC and will face up-and-coming contender Chad Mendes (9-0) in his first bout.
WEC bantamweight Brad Pickett explains that even with the news of the UFC merger, he isn’t assuming his Octagon debut is a done deal. First he’s getting ready to face Ivan Menjivar at WEC 53.
THE FIGHT SUMMIT, which will take place December 17-19, 2010 at The Flamingo in Las Vegas, Nevada, is the first conference and trade show for professionals in all disciplines and levels of the mixed martial arts community.
Featherweight contender Erik Koch discussed his headkick KO win at WEC 52 and his hopes to face someone in the top five next.
The UFC has confirmed that Jose Aldo will make his first title defense as “UFC featherweight champion” against Josh Grispi in the UFC 125 co-main event on Jan. 1.
WEC featherweight contender Erik Koch is confident he’ll come out victorious over Josh Grispi at WEC 52 and give champion Jose Aldo his toughest test to date.
WEC featherweight champion and rising pound-for-pound star Jose Aldo says that he will likely face contender Mark Hominick in his next title defense, possibly in January 2011.
With Jose Aldo’s dominant win over Manny Gamburyan at WEC 51, Josh Grispi may be the last threat to Aldo’s featherweight title unless the WEC brings in new talent.
WEC featherweight contender Manny Gamburyan knows champion Jose Aldo is one of the best fighters in the world, but he’s confident and determined to pull off the upset at WEC 51.
One of the deepest cards of the year just received more firepower as World Extreme Cagefighting confirmed six additional bouts for its debut at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colo. on Sept. 30.