Jessica Andrade To Face Manon Fiorot At September 3rd UFC Card

Manon Fiorot has been given a massive change in opponent. The rising UFC flyweight will face former champion Jessica Andrade at the promotion's September 3rd card, per an announcement made earlier this week. Fiorot was originally scheduled to face Katlyn Chookagian at the Accor Arena in Paris, France. However, plans changed after Chookagian withdrew from … Continue reading Jessica Andrade To Face Manon Fiorot At September 3rd UFC Card

Zarah Fairn To Face UFC Newcomer Ailin Perez At Paris Card

Competing for the first time in over two years, Zarah Fairn is expected to face Ailin Perez at UFC's September 3rd card. The fight will take place in Fairn's home country, as it is part of the promotion's debut at the Accor Arena in Paris, France. News of the matchup was confirmed Wednesday by Guilherme … Continue reading Zarah Fairn To Face UFC Newcomer Ailin Perez At Paris Card

Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori Re-Booked, Now Set For UFC Paris

Previous UFC Middleweight Champion Robert Whittaker and former title challenger Marvin Vettori have been given a second chance to face off in the UFC cage. A matchup between the fighters has been booked for the promotion's September 3rd event at the Accor Arena in Paris France, per an announcement made Tuesday. The booking marks a … Continue reading Robert Whittaker vs. Marvin Vettori Re-Booked, Now Set For UFC Paris

Abusupiyan Magomedov’s UFC Debut Set For September 3rd Against Makhmud Muradov

The UFC debut of Abusupiyan Magomedov has been scheduled once again. The former PFL fighter is expected to face Makhmud Muradov at UFC's September 3rd show at the Accor Arena in Paris, France. Magomedov has been looking to make his UFC debut since late 2021. He has been booked on two previous cards for the … Continue reading Abusupiyan Magomedov’s UFC Debut Set For September 3rd Against Makhmud Muradov

Manon Fiorot To Face Katlyn Chookagian At UFC Paris

Rising flyweight Manon Fiorot will get to compete in front of her home country when she faces former title challenger Katlyn Chookagian later this year. Fiorot and Chookagian are expected to meet at UFC's September 3rd event at the Accor Arena in Paris, France. News of the matchup was first confirmed by Olivier Angelini of … Continue reading Manon Fiorot To Face Katlyn Chookagian At UFC Paris

UFC Announces Debut Event In Paris, France For September

UFC's debut event in Paris, France is official. The promotion announced Wednesday that they will head to the Accor Arena on September 3rd for a "Fight Night" card, marking the first time they have ever touched down in the country. Reports of UFC's intention to hold an event in Paris were first noted last month. … Continue reading UFC Announces Debut Event In Paris, France For September

Ryan Bader Sweeps Scorecards In Rematch Against Cheick Kongo

Bellator Heavyweight Champion Ryan Bader used his wrestling to put on a dominant showing against Cheick Kongo, defeating him via unanimous decision on Friday night. Bader's win headlined Bellator 280, which took place from the Accor Arena in Paris, France. All five rounds of Bader's fight were the same for him. He used every frame … Continue reading Ryan Bader Sweeps Scorecards In Rematch Against Cheick Kongo

Bellator 280: Bader vs. Kongo 2 Preview

Bellator will head back to Paris, France for the second time on Friday night with a heavyweight title fight atop the card. Meeting in a rematch, current Bellator Heavyweight Champion Ryan Bader will face experienced French fighter Cheick Kongo. The fight is scheduled to headline a card from the Accor Arena. Here's a full preview … Continue reading Bellator 280: Bader vs. Kongo 2 Preview

Melvin Manhoef Out of Bellator 280 Fight Against Yoel Romero, Replaced By Alex Polizzi

Yoel Romero won't be facing MMA veteran Melvin Manhoef next weekend. Manhoef has been pulled from his May 6th Bellator fight against Romero, per a report from Lars Van Soest of Redactie Telesport. Romero's now scheduled to face former LFA Light Heavyweight Champion Alex Polizzi instead. The new matchup is expected to take place in … Continue reading Melvin Manhoef Out of Bellator 280 Fight Against Yoel Romero, Replaced By Alex Polizzi

UFC Targeting Ciryl Gane vs. Tai Tuivasa For France Debut In September

UFC's debut in Paris, France could come later this year with a heavyweight main event. Rumors are swirling that the promotion is targeting September 3rd for their debut in the French region. Reports from Al Zullino, Ariel Helwani and MMA Junkie have all confirmed that the promotion is attempting that date as the first time … Continue reading UFC Targeting Ciryl Gane vs. Tai Tuivasa For France Debut In September