COVID-19 Protocol Takes Kyle Daukaus vs. Aliaskhab Khizriev Off April 10th UFC Card

UFC's April 10th "Fight Night" card lost has a fight, as COVID-19 protocol has forced a middleweight matchup between Kyle Daukaus and Aliaskhab Khizriev out of the lineup. The fight will be rescheduled to a later date, as announced by the promotion on Wednesday. The fight was scheduled to take place during UFC's main card … Continue reading COVID-19 Protocol Takes Kyle Daukaus vs. Aliaskhab Khizriev Off April 10th UFC Card

Aliaskhab Khizriev To Make UFC Debut Against Kyle Daukaus on April 10th

Aliaskhab Khizriev's UFC debut has been rebooked, as the undefeated Russian will now fight Kyle Daukaus at the promotion's April 10th event. The matchup was confirmed by the promotion on Tuesday. The fight joins a UFC "Fight Night" card that does not have a confirmed location at the moment. Khizriev will be returning after earning … Continue reading Aliaskhab Khizriev To Make UFC Debut Against Kyle Daukaus on April 10th

‘Atypical Pneumonia’ Takes Wellington Turman Out of February 6th Fight Against Aliaskhab Khizriev

A case of "atypical pneumonia" has taken Wellington Turman out of a February 6th UFC fight against Aliaskhab Khizriev. First reported by Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting, Turman's manager revealed that the illness would sideline him from the fight. The matchup was scheduled to happen on a UFC "Fight Night" card. With just less than … Continue reading ‘Atypical Pneumonia’ Takes Wellington Turman Out of February 6th Fight Against Aliaskhab Khizriev

Aliaskhab Khizriev To Make UFC Debut Against Wellington Turman on February 6th

After winning a fight on "Dana White's Contender Series" over the summer, Aliaskhab Khizriev will make his UFC debut on February 6th against Wellington Turman. The matchup was first reported by Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting. Khizriev had a quick and strong performance on the "Contender Series," catching Henrique Shiguemoto in the first minute with … Continue reading Aliaskhab Khizriev To Make UFC Debut Against Wellington Turman on February 6th

Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 4 Episode 6 Play-by-Play

This article is the play-by-play to accompany the live coverage of "Dana White's Contender Series." Live coverage of the show can be found here. Quick Results: Bout 1: Aliaskhab Khizriev def. Henrique Shiguemoto via Submission, Rear Naked Choke (RD 1, 0:50) Bout 2: Drako Rodriguez def. Mana Martinez via Submission, Triangle Choke (RD 1, 2:22) … Continue reading Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 4 Episode 6 Play-by-Play

Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 4 Episode 6 Live Coverage

Starting the second half of their season, the "Dana White's Contender Series" returns on Tuesday night. Like the episodes before, 10 MMA pros competed for the chance at being offered a UFC contract. Quick Results: Bout 1: Aliaskhab Khizriev def. Henrique Shiguemoto via Submission, Rear Naked Choke (RD 1, 0:50) Bout 2: Drako Rodriguez def. … Continue reading Dana White’s Contender Series: Season 4 Episode 6 Live Coverage