Dustin Poirier will reportedly replace injured featherweight champion Jose Aldo in a fight against Josh Grispi at UFC 125 on Jan. 1.
UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 125 title defense against Josh Grispi due to an injury.
Featherweight contender Erik Koch discussed his headkick KO win at WEC 52 and his hopes to face someone in the top five next.
Erik Koch, Urijah Faber, Cub Swanson and Mackens Semerzier each earned $10,000 “Fight Night” bonuses for their performances at tonight’s WEC 52 event.
A new chapter in the career of Urijah Faber just started with a bang. “The California Kid” in his debut at bantamweight, wasted little time in showing that he is still one of the best in the world.
ProMMAnow.com will provide live results and play-by-play commentary of “WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki” which takes place tonight at The Palms Casino Resort and airs live on Versus starting at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Following “WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki,” which airs tonight live on Versus, the WEC will host a post-fight press conference starting at approximately 12:15 a.m. ET / 9:15 p.m. PT.
The fighter weigh-ins for “WEC 52: Faber vs. Mizugaki” took place today in Las Vegas. Main event competitors Urijah Faber and Takeya Mizugaki both weighed in at the 136-pound bantamweight non-title fight limit.
The ProMMAnow.com staff has come together to share our thoughts and predictions on each WEC 52 fight which takes place Thursday and is headlined by Urijah Faber moving down to bantamweight to face Takeya Mizugaki.
WEC featherweight Javier Vazquez has been training with Antonio McKee to prepare for his WEC 52 co-main event showdown on Nov. 11 with the strong wrestler Chad Mendes.