For the first time since August 2015, the UFC will be returning to Nashville, Tenn. this Spring. UFC Fight Night 108 will feature a featherweight main event between No. 4 ranked Cub Swanson (24-7) and “The Russian Hammer” Artem Lobov (13-12-1, 1NC). The event will also feature at least a couple Tennessee natives representing their … Read more
Former two-division champ BJ Penn (16-10-2) makes his long-awaited return to the Octagon on Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, when he faces rising featherweight talent Yair Rodriguez (9-1) in the UFC Fight Night 103 main event in Phoenix, Ariz. The event will be held at Talking Stick Restort Arena and will broadcast live on Fox Sports … Read more
The sport of UFC continues to gain huge popularity. It appeals to fans of all kinds of sports, from old-school wrestling and classic boxing to fans of martial arts. If you are one of those people who is keen on getting in on the act, there’s nothing like seeing the sport up close and personal. … Read more
Stockton brawler Nate Diaz will return to action on Dec. 19 when he faces number five-ranked lightweight Michael “The Menace” Johnson at UFC on Fox 17 in Orlando, Fla. The UFC announced the news on Monday. Diaz (17-10) last fought in Dec. 2014 and he missed weight for the bout losing a unanimous decision to … Read more
UFC Fight Night 57 will feature No. 3 ranked featherweight Frankie Edgar taking on No. 2 ranked Cub Swanson in the main event. The winner will likely find themselves getting a shot at the 145 pound title against the winner of Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, who will hash things out later this month. UFC … Read more
The Ultimate Fighting Championship is holding a press conference today in Montreal, Quebec, Canada for “UFC 158: St-Pierre vs. Diaz”, which is scheduled to take place March 16 at the Bell Centre. Tickets go on sale this week and UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and challenger Nick Diaz are scheduled to appear at today’s presser to kick things off and get the Canadians hyped up to buy some tickets. Today’s presser is scheduled to start at 10 a.m. ET (7 a.m. PT). Tune in to the live stream to find out if Nick actually shows up this time!
This Saturday’s “UFC on Fox: Evans vs. Davis” event at Chicago’s United Center is officially sold out according to a Monday afternoon press release from the Ultimate Fighting Championship.