It's far from a novel concept these days to bring attention to oneself in combat sports by calling out pay-per-view king Conor McGregor and challenging him to a fight. Whether you are UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman or even Hall of Fame boxer Oscar De La Hoya, the mere mention
The UFC is moving full steam ahead after a forced break due to the coronavirus pandemic, and now all eyes are turning to UFC 250 on Saturday, June 6. The pandemic had mad it difficult for the promotion to secure venues, with the UFC recently finding a home in
Following weeks of speculation as to whether his intentions were sincere, we witnessed former two-division champion Henry Cejudo's retirement become a reality late Sunday when the UFC dropped him from its bantamweight rankings. Cejudo (16-2) shocked the MMA world on May 9, shortly after finishing former 135-pound champion Dominick
While there's still plenty of doubt over the legitimacy of Henry Cejudo's retirement from active competition, "Triple C" and UFC made it official on Monday that he is no longer the bantamweight champion.The latest edition of the official UFC rankings saw both flyweight and bantamweight listed without a titleholder.
In his last fight, Gilbert Burns landed the left hook that was heard around the world. Now, he's hearing his name called for the first UFC main event of his career. The No. 6-ranked welterweight faces former champion Tyron Woodley to top the UFC Fight Night: Woodley vs. Burns
Tyron Woodley knows he has plenty of doubters. His plan to silence them starts on Saturday, May 30 when the former welterweight champion takes on rising contender Gilbert Burns in the main event of UFC Fight Night: Woodley vs. Burns. The UFC Fight Night card will play out in
After months of coronavirus pandemic-related disruptions, the UFC is finally heading back to Las Vegas for UFC Fight Night 176 on May 30. That is, of course, if the Nevada State Athletic Commission gives the go ahead for combat sports to return to the state when they meet on
It appears that Houston Astros star Carlos Correa may be interested in a different career path someday. During a recent MMA Junkie Q&A, Correa admitted that he "would love" to appear in a UFC fight."It would be me," Correa said. "I would love to cross over into the UFC.
UFC made its return to live action from Jacksonville a week ago, hosting three events over the course of eight days in a marathon of people coming and going from the city. Despite three people testing positive for COVID-19, the events seemingly went off without a hitch as Justin
We are likely still a long way off from enjoying the pro sports landscape returning to anything resembling normal. The UFC appears ready, however, to continue holding shows regularly one the heels of its big return in Jacksonville which included three fight cards in the span of eight days.