Bellator Talent Michael Page To Face Mike Perry In BKFC Fight

Bellator middleweight Michael Page will make an unexpected appearance at bare-knuckle boxing promotion BKFC's August 20th event, facing UFC alum Mike Perry. The fight was announced by BKFC on Thursday. Page will be competing in front of a home crowd, as the fight is joining BKFC's event at the OVO Arena Wembley in London, England. … Continue reading Bellator Talent Michael Page To Face Mike Perry In BKFC Fight

Former UFC Title Challenger John Dodson Signs Contract With BKFC

UFC vet John Dodson is the latest high-profile name to sign onto bare-knuckle boxing promotion BKFC. The former flyweight title challenger's signing with the promotion was announced last week via social media. Dodson, 37, is now one of the many former UFC names to join BKFC. Notable names Ben Rothwell and Chad Mendes also recently … Continue reading Former UFC Title Challenger John Dodson Signs Contract With BKFC

Former UFC Fighter Ben Rothwell Inks Deal With Bare-Knuckle Boxing Promotion BKFC

Heavyweight veteran Ben Rothwell is the latest name to join bare-knuckle boxing promotion BKFC. Rothwell, 40, announced his signing with BKFC during an interview on "Ariel Helwani's MMA Hour" on Monday. The signing comes just a few weeks after Rothwell abruptly departed the UFC roster, ending a 17-fight run with the promotion over more than … Continue reading Former UFC Fighter Ben Rothwell Inks Deal With Bare-Knuckle Boxing Promotion BKFC

15-Fight UFC Vet Mike Perry Signs Bare-Knuckle Boxing Deal With BKFC

Mike Perry has signed a deal with bare-knuckle boxing promotion BKFC recently, marking the end of a 15-fight UFC run. Perry's signing was first reported by Damon Martin of MMA Fighting on Tuesday. Perry, 30, joins a roster of many notable MMA fighters that have crossed over into bare-knuckle boxing. This includes Paige VanZant, Jonny … Continue reading 15-Fight UFC Vet Mike Perry Signs Bare-Knuckle Boxing Deal With BKFC

Former UFC Fighter Chad Mendes Signs Contract With Bare-Knuckle Promotion

Three-time UFC title challenger Chad Mendes will cross over to another combat sport soon, as he has signed a deal with bare-knuckle boxing promotion BKFC. BKFC announced the new signing on Wednesday. Damon Martin of MMA Fighting was able to confirm that it is a multi-fight deal between Mendes and the promotion. "I’m super excited … Continue reading Former UFC Fighter Chad Mendes Signs Contract With Bare-Knuckle Promotion

Rachael Ostovich Avenges UFC Loss Against Paige VanZant In Bare-Knuckle Boxing

Rachael Ostovich got back a loss on Friday night against fellow former UFC fighter Paige VanZant, although it came in a completely different sport and promotion. Ostovich was given a unanimous decision nod over VanZant on Friday after a five-round bare-knuckle boxing fight (48-47, 48-47 & 49-46). The fight avenged a submission loss that Ostovich … Continue reading Rachael Ostovich Avenges UFC Loss Against Paige VanZant In Bare-Knuckle Boxing

Former UFC Flyweights Rachael Ostovich and Pearl Gonzalez Sign Bare-Knuckle Boxing Deals With BKFC

Bare-knuckle boxing promotion BKFC has continued their pursuit of MMA fighters willing to try out the sport with two new signings. The promotion recently unveiled the signing of Rachael Ostovich and Pearl Gonzalez, two flyweights who previously competed in the UFC. Ostovich has been inactive from combat sports after finishing up her contract with the … Continue reading Former UFC Flyweights Rachael Ostovich and Pearl Gonzalez Sign Bare-Knuckle Boxing Deals With BKFC

Paige VanZant Takes Decision Loss To Britain Hart In Bare-Knuckle Boxing Debut

Paige VanZant's bare-knuckle boxing career has started with a loss, as the former UFC fighter dropped a decision to Britain Hart in the main event of Friday night's BKFC "Knucklemania" card. Hart's unanimous decision victory headlined a card from the RP Funding Center in Lakeland, Florida, USA. The fight saw Hart out-land VanZant through five … Continue reading Paige VanZant Takes Decision Loss To Britain Hart In Bare-Knuckle Boxing Debut

Paige VanZant Set To Make Bare-Knuckle Boxing Debut Against Britain Hart on February 5th

Former UFC fighter Paige VanZant will make her bare-knuckle boxing debut on February 5th, fighting Britain Hart on a BKFC card. VanZant announced the date for the fight on Thursday, with a following report from Damon Martin, Guilherme Cruz and Steve Marrocco of MMA Fighting confirming the opponent afterwards. The fight joins a BKFC card … Continue reading Paige VanZant Set To Make Bare-Knuckle Boxing Debut Against Britain Hart on February 5th

Former UFC Fighter Paige VanZant Signs Four-Fight Deal With BKFC

Former UFC fighter Paige VanZant will test her skills at bare-knuckle boxing next, as she has signed a four-fight contract with Bare Knickle Fighting Championship. News of the signing was first broken by Ariel Helwani of ESPN on Wednesday. Reports from ESPN say that VanZant's contract is worth over a million dollars in total, with … Continue reading Former UFC Fighter Paige VanZant Signs Four-Fight Deal With BKFC