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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…

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…

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…

Dana White extended seven more years as UFC President

To the surprise of nobody, Dana White is staying as the president of the UFC. That will last for at least seven more years, as revealed when the UFC posted a video to its official YouTube channel. White talked with…

Luke Rockhold poses ‘threat’ to Jon Jones at light heavyweight, teammate Aung La N Sang says

With Daniel Cormier now the reigning heavyweight champion and Alexander Gustafsson recently losing his second attempt at UFC 232, the general belief seems to be there are no real threats to Jon Jones (24-1-1) at light heavyweight, especially given the way…

Presidential Candidate Andrew Yang supports expanding Ali Act to MMA

Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang has thrown his hat into the ring of the mixed martial arts (MMA) unionization debate. Between discussing political ideas such as universal basic income and helping reduce student debt, Yang found time to tweet his…

Invicta FC featherweight champion Felicia Spencer signed by the UFC

The UFC officially introduced their women’s 145-pound featherweight division on February 11, 2017, when top bantamweight contenders Germaine de Randamie and Holly Holm fought over the inaugural title. Since then, there has only been one true featherweight signed to the promotion…

UFC Rankings Update: After UFC 235, Johnny Walker and Zabit Magomedsharipov move up

Last Saturday, fans were treated to one of the blockbuster cards of 2019 as UFC 235 saw two championship fights, some spectacular finishes and plenty of controversy. Following this event, there have been some significant changes in the UFC rankings.…

UFC signs undefeated South Korean prospect Jo Sung-Bin

The UFC has added another talented featherweight fighter to their roster. Jo Sung-Bin (9-0), who most recently claimed the Top FC Interim Featherweight Championship in February 2018, has signed with the UFC. The exciting South Korean fighter became a champion…

Joe Rogan explains why Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone isn’t happening

Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone, perhaps the most highly anticipated lightweight fight of 2019, has hit a roadblock, per UFC commentator and podcaster Joe Rogan. Rogan explained last night on the Joe Rogan Experience (JRE) MMA Show #58, with Brendan…