UFC 218 takes place Saturday in Detroit and Max Holloway will defend his featherweight title against Jose Aldo in a rematch in the main event. Holloway took the title from Aldo via third-round TKO at UFC 212 in June. UFC 218 betting odds understandably have Holloway the favorite at -290, with Aldo the underdog at +225, … Read more
A hand injury has forced No. 2 ranked flyweight Henry Cejudo off this Saturday’s UFC 211 card in Dallas. The 2008 Olympic gold medalist was set to face No. 6 ranked Sergio Pettis as part of the Pay-Per-View card but during warm-ups on Tuesday Cejudo felt a sharp pain shoot through his wrist and hand … Read more
The stars of UFC 211 gathered in Dallas on Wednesday for media day obligations that included each of the competitors coming face-to-face for staredown photo ops. Heavyweight champ Stipe Miocic and former champ Junior dos Santos will clash in a rematch in the main event, while women’s strawweight champ Joanna Jędrzejczyk defends her belt against … Read more
UFC Hall of Famer and former two-division champ BJ Penn returns to action as he faces top 10 featherweight Yair Rodriguez in the UFC Fight Night 103 main event Sunday night in Phoenix. Also, Joe Lauzon faces Marcin Held in lightweight action, and Ben Saunders returns against Court McGee at welterweight. UFC Fight Night 103 live results: … Read more
UFC 181 takes place this evening from Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The event is headlined with two title bouts, including a rematch between welterweight champ Johny Hendricks and No. 1 contender Robbie Lawler, as well as a lightweight title bout between champion Anthony Pettis and former Strikeforce 155-pound champ Gilbert Melendez. The … Read more
UFC Fight Night 42 takes place tonight at Tingley Coliseum in Albuquerque, N.M. In the main event, former lightweight champion Benson Henderson takes on Russian upstart Rustam Khabilov. And in the co-headliner, Albuquerque’s own Diego Sanchez faces British slugger Ross Pearson. ProMMAnow.com will provide LIVE results of all the action starting with the prelims at 7:30 … Read more
In a recent interview with UFC.com’s Duane ‘Finster’ Finley, Sergio Pettis discussed his mma career, his growth, and his fight on this weekend’s UFC on FOX Sports 1 Prelims. “That fight taught me a lot. No one likes to lose, but as Duke (Roufus) always says, ‘Losing is like your medicine. Don’t be bitter, get better.’ I … Read more
UFC officials have announced two additional bouts for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 42 event that’s set for June 7 in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Two former UFC flyweight title contenders will meet when John Dodson takes on John Moraga. Also, a bantamweight bout between Sergio Pettis and Yaotzin Meza has been added to the card.