Robert Whittaker To Face Paulo Costa At UFC 284

Former UFC Middleweight Champion Robert Whittaker will get to fight in front of his home country of Australia next year. Whittaker has been booked to face Paulo Costa at UFC's February 11th pay-per-view event from the RAC Arena in Perth, Australia. The bout, which was announced by the promotion Friday, is the first to be … Continue reading Robert Whittaker To Face Paulo Costa At UFC 284

Report: UFC 284 Expected To Land In Perth, Australia

UFC will return to Perth, Australia for a pay-per-view event next year, per a report from Josh Zimmerman and Bryce Luff of PerthNow. Perth Tourism Minister Roger Cook is expected to hold a press conference this week to announce UFC 284 for February 12th, per the report. PerthNow is reporting that Cook will be joined … Continue reading Report: UFC 284 Expected To Land In Perth, Australia

Jake Heun Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison, Four Years Before Parole For Drug Charges In Australia

MMA fighter Jake Heun was sentenced to seven years and nine months in prison Friday for drug charges at the County Court of Victoria, Australia. Heun has a non-parole sentence of four years and nine months - more than a year of which he has already served. Heun, 34, previously pleaded guilty to importing a … Continue reading Jake Heun Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison, Four Years Before Parole For Drug Charges In Australia

Light Heavyweight Veteran Jake Heun Awaiting Sentencing For Drug Charges In Australia

Light heavyweight MMA veteran Jake Heun is currently awaiting sentencing for serious drug charges in Australia. Heun, 34, appeared at the County Court of Victoria on Thursday for a plea hearing for his case. His sentencing is expected to happen on November 19th. Heun was first arrested in September 2020. He pleaded guilty to trafficking … Continue reading Light Heavyweight Veteran Jake Heun Awaiting Sentencing For Drug Charges In Australia

Shevchenko vs. Calderwood Announced For UFC 251 In Perth

UFC 251 has been announced for Perth, Australia, and already has a championship main event set for it. As announced on Twitter by UFC, Valentina Shevchenko will put her UFC Flyweight Championship on the line against Joanne Calderwood. The event will be at the RAC Arena, and will take place on June 6th. Shevchenko has … Continue reading Shevchenko vs. Calderwood Announced For UFC 251 In Perth