Kai Asakura Out of RIZIN 36 Main Event

RIZIN’s return to the Okinawa Arena in Okinawa, Japan later this week has suffered a loss. Former bantamweight champion Kai Asakura has been removed from his headlining bout this Saturday against Yang Ji-yong, per an announcement made by the promotion Thursday. The fight was scheduled to headline RIZIN 36 on July 2nd. Yang will remain … Continue reading Kai Asakura Out of RIZIN 36 Main Event

Miesha Tate vs. Lauren Murphy Moved To July 16th UFC ‘Fight Night’

Miesha Tate's flyweight debut has been re-booked once again. Her matchup against Lauren Murphy has been moved to UFC's July 16th event, per an announcement made by the promotion this week. The fight is joining a card that is set to take place at the UBS Arena in Long Island, New York, USA. Tate and … Continue reading Miesha Tate vs. Lauren Murphy Moved To July 16th UFC ‘Fight Night’

JMMA Monday: What’s Next After ‘THE MATCH?’

This week's "JMMA Monday" will focus on kickboxing, briefly discussing 'THE MATCH' and some fallout from it. "THE MATCH" ended up being just as big as everyone hoped. Controversies, broadcast issues, and rulesets may have put a damper on things at times, but the event, in general, ended up being an incredibly popular (and lucrative!) … Continue reading JMMA Monday: What’s Next After ‘THE MATCH?’

UFC Aiming To Re-Book Max Holloway, Alexander Volkanovski Trilogy For July 2nd

The trilogy fight between Max Holloway and UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski is a potential headliner for UFC's July 2nd pay-per-view event. The fight is being targeted for UFC 276 but has yet to be finalized, per an initial report from Ariel Helwani and recent details from Farah Hannoun and Mike Bohn of MMA Junkie. … Continue reading UFC Aiming To Re-Book Max Holloway, Alexander Volkanovski Trilogy For July 2nd

Uriah Hall Out of April 16th UFC Bout Against Andre Muniz

A matchup between veteran Uriah Hall and rising middleweight Andre Muniz has been removed from UFC's April 16th card, per a report from Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting. The bout was scheduled to take place in the co-main event of a "Fight Night" card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Hall reportedly … Continue reading Uriah Hall Out of April 16th UFC Bout Against Andre Muniz

Martina Jindrova Earns PFL Lightweight Contract on ‘Challenger Series’

Martina Jindrova secured a PFL 2022 regular-season contract at the promotion's third "Challenger Series" on Friday night. Jindrova's contract win saw her beat fellow finalist Jeslen Mishelle, along with other winners Jackie Cataline and Michelle Montague. Jindrova's contract opportunity came after being the only fighter to go to a decision on the episode. Jindrova Goes … Continue reading Martina Jindrova Earns PFL Lightweight Contract on ‘Challenger Series’

UFC on ESPN+ 59: Walker vs. Hill Preview

Ranked light heavyweights Johnny Walker and Jamahal Hill will meet in the main event of UFC's "Fight Night" card on Saturday night. The fight wasn't originally intended to headline the promotion's February 19th card but was shifted into the main event spot after a fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Rafael Fiziev were removed from … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 59: Walker vs. Hill Preview

UFC 271 Loses One Fight, Sees Another Change Weight Classes Following Weigh-Ins

UFC's February 12th pay-per-view event experienced some changes following the weigh-ins on Friday morning. One fight has recently departed the card, and another has moved up to a higher weight class. The changes have come to UFC 271, which is set to take place Saturday at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas, USA. Perez vs. … Continue reading UFC 271 Loses One Fight, Sees Another Change Weight Classes Following Weigh-Ins

Undefeated Ian Garry To Face Darian Weeks At UFC 273

A matchup between two welterweight prospects has joined UFC's April 9th pay-per-view card. Undefeated fighter Ian Garry is expected to fight Darian Weeks at UFC 273, per an announcement made by the promotion earlier this week. It is expected to take place at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Garry won his … Continue reading Undefeated Ian Garry To Face Darian Weeks At UFC 273