Manel Kape Reaches Agreement With NAC, Remains Eligible To Compete At UFC 275

UFC flyweight Manel Kape has struck an agreement with the Nevada Athletic Commission that will allow him to avoid major penalties for a recent drug test. In a meeting held this week with the commission, Kape agreed to do two drug tests for the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency between April to September. If the tests both … Continue reading Manel Kape Reaches Agreement With NAC, Remains Eligible To Compete At UFC 275

Two Fights Join UFC’s August 13th Card

Two new matchups have recently been confirmed for UFC's August 13th "Fight Night" event. The fights are joining a card that doesn't have a confirmed location at the moment. Undefeated Murzakanov To Face Clark Azamat Murzakanov will attempt to keep his flawless MMA record intact in his second UFC appearance, facing Devin Clark later this … Continue reading Two Fights Join UFC’s August 13th Card

Mohammed Usman Takes Decision Nod Over Mitchell Sipe on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’

Mohammed Usman is the second heavyweight fighter to advance to the semi-finals on the current season of "The Ultimate Fighter." Usman's victory, which aired for the first time on Tuesday, saw him work toward a close decision victory over Mitchell Sipe. Their fight utilized its overtime round, as scorecards had it tied after two rounds … Continue reading Mohammed Usman Takes Decision Nod Over Mitchell Sipe on ‘The Ultimate Fighter’

Ashlee Evans-Smith Given 14-Month USADA Suspension For Positive Steroid Test

Eight-fight UFC vet Ashlee Evans-Smith has been handed a lengthy 14-month suspension by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency after recent tests found prohibited substances in her system. Evans-Smith tested positive for "an anabolic androgenic steroid of exogenous origin" in tests collected by USADA on January 3rd and 27th, per a release issued Monday. The normal USADA … Continue reading Ashlee Evans-Smith Given 14-Month USADA Suspension For Positive Steroid Test

Featherweights Danny Chavez, Ricardo Ramos Paired For June 18th UFC Card

Both fighting to get back to their winning ways, featherweights Danny Chavez and Ricardo Ramos will meet at UFC's June 18th show. The matchup will take place at the Moody Center in Austin, Texas, USA, per a report from Farah Hannoun and Nolan King of MMA Junkie. Chavez has not been able to secure a … Continue reading Featherweights Danny Chavez, Ricardo Ramos Paired For June 18th UFC Card

Drew Dober To Face Rafael Alves At UFC 277

Lightweights Rafael Alves and Drew Dober have been matched for UFC's July 30th event, per MMA Fight Universe. The pairing is joining UFC 277, which doesn't have a confirmed location at the moment. Dober snapped a two-fight skid with an appearance earlier this year. Matched against short-notice opponent Terrance McKinney, Dober scored a first-round finish … Continue reading Drew Dober To Face Rafael Alves At UFC 277

JMMA Monday: Breaking Down The ‘Road To UFC’ Tournament

Many Japanese MMA names will get the biggest opportunity of their career thus in a month's time. As part of a big tournament that is kicking off in June, many prospects will get the chance to compete and possibly earn a spot in the UFC. For this week's "JMMA Monday," we'll go over what this … Continue reading JMMA Monday: Breaking Down The ‘Road To UFC’ Tournament

Austin Jones Submits Armus Guyton Late To End Dominant Performance At Fury FC 62

Austin Jones closed out his dominant performance against Armus Guyton in the third round, catching him with a triangle choke on the ground. Jones' win headlined Fury FC 62 on Sunday night from the Douglas County Event Center in Castle Rock, Colorado, USA. Jones slipped in a triangle choke while on his back on the … Continue reading Austin Jones Submits Armus Guyton Late To End Dominant Performance At Fury FC 62