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UFC Fight Night 148 Results: Thompson vs. Pettis

The Body Lock brings you live results from UFC Fight Night 148 (or UFC Nashville) at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The headline bout of the evening is a welterweight clash between Stephen Thompson and Anthony Pettis. In the…

Tai Tuivasa vs. Blagoy Ivanov set for UFC 238

Heavyweights will collide when the UFC heads back to Chicago in June. Nick Walshaw of The Daily Telegraph is reporting that Tai Tuivasa will meet Blagoy Ivanov at UFC 238. Tai Tuivasa entered the UFC with an undefeated record. In…

John Lineker sees himself as one fight away from the title, dismisses Petr Yan fight for now

UFC bantamweight contender John Lineker believes that T.J. Dillashaw’s recent suspension and subsequent abdication of the UFC’s bantamweight title will benefit the division, and will finally allow the top contenders the fight for the belt. On March 20, Dillashaw announced…

Yoel Romero wants the middleweight title before moving to light heavyweight

Despite talks of him moving up to light heavyweight, Yoel Romero still plans on winning a title at 185 pounds first. Romero is scheduled to face Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza on April 27 at UFC on ESPN 3 in Sunrise, Florida.…

Pedro Munhoz explains why he deserves bantamweight title fight with Marlon Moraes

In Pedro Munhoz’s last trip to the Octagon, he knocked out Cody Garbrandt in a wild brawl at UFC 235. That performance capped a three-fight win streak and catapulted him towards the top of the bantamweight division. Just recently that…

Greg Hardy on dealing with public criticism: “I’m not here to win people over, I’m here to win fights”

Greg Hardy’s intentions are not to be mistaken. The former NFL star is not at all interested in winning a popularity contest; he’s solely focused on winning fights and being the best mixed martial artist that he can be. Hardy (3-1)…

Luke Rockhold relocates to light heavyweight, meets Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239

Luke Rockhold is relocating to light heavyweight. The former UFC middleweight champion is scheduled to face the ever-dangerous Jan Blachowicz at UFC 239 in a pivotal light heavyweight bout. Rockhold hasn’t competed since February 2018, when he was knocked out…

UFC signs Julia Avila to revitalize the women’s bantamweight division

On March 5, UFC signed bantamweight prospect Julia Avila (6-1) to a four-fight deal. In her last seven fights, Avila has only one loss, which was due to a finger dislocation that delivered a level of grotesque not seen since…

UFC Fight Night 148 Predictions: Jussier Formiga vs. Deiveson Figueiredo

The UFC flyweight division is in a very uncomfortable limbo; while excellent fighters such as John Moraga and Jarred Brooks have been released (as part of what was indicated as a flyweight liquidation), fights continue to be booked at the…

TJ Dillashaw states ‘adverse finding’ was found in USADA drug test, will surrender UFC title

On Wednesday, March 20, UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw (16-4) announced via his Instagram that he will be vacating the UFC Bantamweight Championship. “To all my fans, I wanted to be the first one to let you know that USADA and…