Sha Yilan To Make UFC Debut Against Joshua Culibao At May 22nd Event

Experienced Chinese MMA talent Sha Yilan will make his UFC debut against Joshua Culibao at the promotion's May 22nd event, per a report from Guilherme Cruz and Mike Heck of MMA Fighting. The fight joins a card that does not have a confirmed location at the moment. Sha enters the fight with a pro record … Continue reading Sha Yilan To Make UFC Debut Against Joshua Culibao At May 22nd Event

Roxanne Modafferi Withdraws From May 8th UFC Bout Against Taila Santos For Meniscus Surgery

UFC's May 8th card has lost a fight, as injury has removed Roxanne Modafferi from a bout against Taila Santos. Modafferi announced the injury via social media earlier in the week. The fight was set to happen on a UFC "Fight Night" card that does not have a confirmed location at the moment. Modafferi's withdrawal … Continue reading Roxanne Modafferi Withdraws From May 8th UFC Bout Against Taila Santos For Meniscus Surgery

Jimmy Flick Announces Retirement From MMA Following UFC Debut Win

Just months after winning his UFC debut, flyweight Jimmy Flick announced his retirement from the sport of MMA. The 30-year-old declared his retirement Saturday night at regional MMA event Freestyle Cage Fighting, as captured by "The Corner & The Casual" on Facebook. Flick outlined his plans for the future while mentioning he doesn't want to … Continue reading Jimmy Flick Announces Retirement From MMA Following UFC Debut Win

Injury Forces Natan Levy Out of April 17th UFC Debut Against Austin Hubbard

UFC's April 17th card has lost a lightweight bout, as injuries have forced Natan Levy out of a fight against Austin Hubbard. Levy announced his withdrawal from the fight over the weekend. The fight was set to happen during a UFC "Fight Night" card at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Levy stated … Continue reading Injury Forces Natan Levy Out of April 17th UFC Debut Against Austin Hubbard

UFC Veteran Andrei Arlovski To Replace Parker Porter In April 17th Bout Against Chase Sherman

UFC veteran Andrei Arlovski has taken the place of Parker Porter in an April 17th fight against Chase Sherman, per a report from David Van Auken of Fight Bananas. Arlovski comes into the bout as a short-notice fill-in on just a weeks notice. The fight is currently set to take place at the UFC APEX … Continue reading UFC Veteran Andrei Arlovski To Replace Parker Porter In April 17th Bout Against Chase Sherman

Norma Dumont Withdraws From April 10th UFC Fight Against Erin Blanchfield

UFC's "Fight Night" prelims on April 10th have lost a bout, as Norma Dumont has withdrawn from a fight against Erin Blanchfield following weigh-ins on Friday. The bout was scheduled to take place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Dumont missed weight for bantamweight fight, coming in three pounds over the non-championship … Continue reading Norma Dumont Withdraws From April 10th UFC Fight Against Erin Blanchfield

Bellator Roundup: Nine Bouts Reported For Bellator’s April/May Lineup

Bellator's three upcoming events in late April and mid-May have received numerous new matchups as of late. Here is a quick roundup of the recently reported bouts. The fights are all set to take place at Bellator's pandemic hub venue, the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA. Five Fights Join Bellator's April 16th Card … Continue reading Bellator Roundup: Nine Bouts Reported For Bellator’s April/May Lineup

David Michaud Announces Withdrawal From PFL Fight, Retirement ‘Unless Anything Changes’ With Heart Condition

Medical issues recently discovered on David Michaud have forced him to retire from MMA and withdraw from his upcoming PFL fight, as announced on Thursday. Michaud addressed the public through Twitter on Thursday, saying he was diagnosed with a "congenital bicuspid aortic valve with dilated aortic root." Per Michaud, this puts him at risk of … Continue reading David Michaud Announces Withdrawal From PFL Fight, Retirement ‘Unless Anything Changes’ With Heart Condition

Flyweight Prospects Miranda Maverick and Maycee Barber Matched For July 24th UFC Card

Rising flyweight Miranda Maverick has been matched with Maycee Barber for UFC's July 24th event, per a report from Brett Okamoto of ESPN. The fight joins a lineup that does not have a confirmed location at the moment. Maverick has had a strong run since joining the UFC last year. The former Invicta FC vet … Continue reading Flyweight Prospects Miranda Maverick and Maycee Barber Matched For July 24th UFC Card