UFC Releases Memo Following Updated U.S. Travel Policy, Informs Fighters of Vaccine Requirement

Top MMA promotion UFC sent a memo to talent recently, making them aware of a new travel policy put in place by the U.S. government that is set to take effect on November 8th. Travel restrictions placed on entering the U.S. will be lifted on November 8th, with new policy allowing anyone to enter who … Continue reading UFC Releases Memo Following Updated U.S. Travel Policy, Informs Fighters of Vaccine Requirement

UFC, Pancrase Alum Brian Gassaway Passes Away At 49

Brian Gassaway, an MMA veteran of over 50 fights, has passed away at age 49. The UFC and Pancrase alum reportedly passed away Sunday, with the cause of death unknown at the moment. Gassaway fought as a pro from 1996 to 2010, fighting many big names in the scene during its early years. He competed … Continue reading UFC, Pancrase Alum Brian Gassaway Passes Away At 49

UFC Looking To Book Newcomer Chad Anheliger Against Jesse Strader For February 19th Event

UFC is looking to give Chad Anheliger his first test in the promotion on February 19th, pairing him against Jesse Strader. News of the potential matchup was first reported by Farah Hannoun and Nolan King of MMA Junkie. Should the matchup be finalized, it would join a card that doesn't have a location set for … Continue reading UFC Looking To Book Newcomer Chad Anheliger Against Jesse Strader For February 19th Event

LA County District Attorney Drops Domestic Battery Charge Against Former UFC Champ Chuck Liddell

Charges of domestic battery on former UFC Champion Chuck Liddell will not be pursued by the Los Angeles County District Attorney's office, per recent reports. The prosecution cited "lack of sufficient evidence" as their reasoning for not pressing charges, per ESPN's Marc Raimondi. The situation was filed as a "cross complaint," as both Liddell and … Continue reading LA County District Attorney Drops Domestic Battery Charge Against Former UFC Champ Chuck Liddell

Dana White’s Contender Series Season 5 Episode 8 Results: UFC Offers Contracts To Four Fighters

UFC handed out four more contracts on Tuesday's episode of "Dana White's Contender Series." Armen Petrosyan, Caio Borralho, Piera Rodriguez and Jonny Parsons were all asked to join the promotion after their wins at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Parsons Takes Close Split Decision Over Renfro Parsons had a hard-fought win in … Continue reading Dana White’s Contender Series Season 5 Episode 8 Results: UFC Offers Contracts To Four Fighters

Undefeated Lightweight David Onama Joins UFC Roster, Booked To Face Mason Jones At October 23rd Event

Lightweight prospect David Onama has joined the UFC roster and already has his first bout in place. The undefeated eight-fight pro is expected to face Mason Jones at this weekend's UFC "Fight Night" card, as first reported by Marcel Dorff of MMA DNA. The new matchup joins a card that will take place at the … Continue reading Undefeated Lightweight David Onama Joins UFC Roster, Booked To Face Mason Jones At October 23rd Event

Cynthia Calvillo To Replace Jessica Eye In November 13th UFC Matchup Against Andrea Lee

Andrea Lee has been given a new opponent for her November 13th UFC booking, now being paired against Cynthia Calvillo instead of Jessica Eye. The change of opponent was confirmed by Farah Hannoun and John Morgan of MMA Junkie. The new flyweight matchup joins a UFC card that is set to happen at the UFC … Continue reading Cynthia Calvillo To Replace Jessica Eye In November 13th UFC Matchup Against Andrea Lee

Conor McGregor Accused Of Assaulting DJ In Italy

Former two-division UFC Champion Conor McGregor is back in the news after allegations of committing assault in Rome, Italy. Famous Italian DJ Francesco Facchinetti took to social media Sunday to allege that McGregor had attacked him during a night out. He alleges that the attack came unprovoked, and that he was unsure of why it … Continue reading Conor McGregor Accused Of Assaulting DJ In Italy

Former UFC Fighter Spike Carlyle Stops Veteran JJ Ambrose In Cage Warriors Main Event

Former UFC fighter Spike Carlyle continued his explosive run on the regional scene Sunday, scoring a second-round stoppage win over veteran JJ Ambrose. Carlyle delivered a walk-off finish win in the main event of Cage Warriors 130, dropping Ambrose with a two-punch combination of hooks. The stoppage win headlined a card that took place at … Continue reading Former UFC Fighter Spike Carlyle Stops Veteran JJ Ambrose In Cage Warriors Main Event

Nate Richardson Takes Split Decision Over Diego Lopes, Claims Fury FC Featherweight Championship

Nate Richardson was crowned the new Fury FC Featherweight Champion on Sunday, defeating "Dana White's Contender Series" alum Diego Lopes via split decision after a close five-round battle (48-47 Richardson, 48-47 Lopes & 48-47 Richardson). Their fight headlined Fury FC 52, which took place at the Escapade 2001 in Houston, Texas, USA. Richardson's best moments … Continue reading Nate Richardson Takes Split Decision Over Diego Lopes, Claims Fury FC Featherweight Championship