When it is today of all days, it's hard to believe most, if not all, insane news that you see when it comes to MMA. Which makes delivering this specific sort of news confusing. Multiple sites have been siting BJPenn.com for "breaking" the news after the site stated that a close source informed them that … Continue reading RUMOR: Daniel Cormier may be out of UFC 197 title fight due to injury.
The first ever and former UFC Strawweight champion Carla Esparza looks to finally make her return to competition. Stepping in on just over three weeks notice for Jessica Aguilar, Carla Esparza will take on Jessica Aguilar at UFC 197. The L.A Daily news broke the news Tuesday. Esparza (10-3, 1-1 in UFC) will be making … Continue reading Carla Esparza steps in to face Juliana Lima at UFC 197
It seems the media circus that is Jon Jones continues to dazzle and amaze. Just not in the way he was prefer, I'm sure (at least you would think). 24 hours removed from announcing on the MMA Hour that he had received 5 tickets last week from an Albuquerque Police Officer during a traffic stop, … Continue reading Jon Jones arrested for violating probation
Time for the fights to start rolling. UFC's potnential mega card in March is beginning to pack up the night with fights as a Light Heavyweight bout between Corey Anderson and Tom Lawler has been set for March 5th. Anderson (7-1, 4-1 in UFC), the Ultimate Fighter season 19 winner is coming off back to … Continue reading Corey Anderson vs. Tom Lawlor set for UFC 197
The first non title fight has been added to potential mega card UFC 197. Welterweights Erick Silva and Nordine Taleb will do battle in Las Vegas on March 5th, the UFC announced Wednesday. Silva (18-6, 6-5 in UFC) most recently joined Kings Mma in preparation for this next fight, after suffering a split decision loss … Continue reading Erick Silva vs. Nordine Taleb added to UFC 197
UFC Lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos and UFC Bantamweight champion Holly Holm will both defend their titles at UFC 197 in an already blockbuster card. After rumors spread rampantly last week of these phenomenally stacked matchups at the UFC 197 pay-per-view, the UFC confirmed the bouts Tuesday morning on their website. Conor McGregor (19-2, 6-0 … Continue reading Dos Anjos/McGregor and Holm/Tate SET for UFC 197!