UFC’s June 5th ‘Fight Night’ Card Loses Three Bouts

UFC's next event, a June 5th "Fight Night" card, has suffered numerous losses as of late. Three bouts have recently been scrapped from the lineup, leaving the show with 11 bouts in total for now. All changes were confirmed by Marcel Dorff of MMA DNA earlier this week, with further updates provided later by MMA … Continue reading UFC’s June 5th ‘Fight Night’ Card Loses Three Bouts

ONE Championship Postpones ‘Empower’ Card, Announces Pre-Taped ‘Full Blast’ Broadcast

ONE Championship's all-women May 22nd event has been postponed recently due to COVID-19, per a press release sent out by the promotion earlier this week. The event was set to be headlined by 125-pound champ Xiong Jing Nan, who would fight Michelle Nicolini. The card was also set to have the opening round of an … Continue reading ONE Championship Postpones ‘Empower’ Card, Announces Pre-Taped ‘Full Blast’ Broadcast

Bellator To Sell Tickets For June Events At Mohegan Sun Arena

Bellator will return to hosting live crowds next month, planning to sell limited tickets to their June 11th and 25th events at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut, USA. Tickets for both events will go on sale on Friday, per a press release sent out by the promotion Wednesday. Bellator 260, which is set … Continue reading Bellator To Sell Tickets For June Events At Mohegan Sun Arena

RIZIN Delays Tokyo Dome Card To June 13th Following Pandemic Attendance Restrictions

RIZIN's debut at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan will have to wait, as the promotion has moved their event at the venue ahead from May 23rd to June 13th. The change comes after Tokyo was put under what some called a "quasi-emergency" state earlier in the month which stopped live events from holding more … Continue reading RIZIN Delays Tokyo Dome Card To June 13th Following Pandemic Attendance Restrictions

‘COVID-19 Protocol’ Forces Ricardo Ramos Out of April 17th UFC Bout Against Bill Algeo

UFC's April 17th "Fight Night" card has lost a featherweight bout, as COVID-19 protocol has forced Ricardo Ramos out of a match against Bill Algeo. News of the cancelled bout was first reported by John Morgan of MMA Junkie on Wednesday. The 145-pound pairing was set to be the opening bout of UFC's event at … Continue reading ‘COVID-19 Protocol’ Forces Ricardo Ramos Out of April 17th UFC Bout Against Bill Algeo

Eduard Folayang Replaces Sage Northcutt In April 28th ONE Championship Fight Against Shinya Aoki

Former UFC fighter Sage Northcutt has been forced out of his upcoming ONE Championship fight against Shinya Aoki due to dealing with the long-term effects of contracting COVID-19. He will be replaced by Eduard Folayang, per a report from Marc Raimondi of ESPN. The new matchup is set to air on the promotion's April 28th … Continue reading Eduard Folayang Replaces Sage Northcutt In April 28th ONE Championship Fight Against Shinya Aoki

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

Featherweight Title Fight Between Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega Removed From UFC 260

UFC's March 27th pay-per-view event has lost a title fight, as COVID-19 protocol has forced a bout between UFC Featherweight Champion Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega off the card. The cancelled bout was announced during the broadcast of UFC "Fight Night" prelims on Saturday night. The fight will be moved to a later date, per … Continue reading Featherweight Title Fight Between Alexander Volkanovski and Brian Ortega Removed From UFC 260

COVID-19 Protocol Forces Gregor Gillespie vs. Brad Riddell Off March 20th UFC Card

UFC's Saturday night card has lost a bout, as COVID-19 protocol has forced a co-main event between Gregor Gillespie and Brad Riddell to get removed from a card. The cancelled bout was announced by the promotion on Saturday, just hours before the event was set to kick off. The fight was booked to happen at … Continue reading COVID-19 Protocol Forces Gregor Gillespie vs. Brad Riddell Off March 20th UFC Card