Tristan Connelly To Return Against UFC Newcomer Pat Sabatini At UFC 261

UFC's upcoming April 24th pay-per-view event has gained another bout, as a fight between returning Tristan Connelly and UFC newcomer Pat Sabatini has been booked for the card, per a report from Nolan King and John Morgan of MMA Junkie. The featherweight booking joins UFC 261, which is expected to happen at the VyStar Veterans … Continue reading Tristan Connelly To Return Against UFC Newcomer Pat Sabatini At UFC 261

Alex Oliviera vs. Randy Brown Part of Confirmed Additions To UFC 261

UFC's April 24th pay-per-view card, UFC 261, has received finalized a 13-fight lineup. The show includes four new bouts that were not previously reported by Knockdown News. The fights will take place at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, USA, in front of a live audience. Oliveira vs. Brown Re-Booked A welterweight fight … Continue reading Alex Oliviera vs. Randy Brown Part of Confirmed Additions To UFC 261

Jamey Simmons Replaces Mark Striegl In UFC 261 Bout Against Johnny Munoz Jr.

Johnny Munoz Jr. has been given a new opponent for his April 24th UFC fight, now being paired against Jamey Simmons at UFC 261. Simmons replaces Mark Striegl, who has departed the lineup, per a report from Nolan King of MMA Junkie. The fight joins a card that is scheduled to take place at the … Continue reading Jamey Simmons Replaces Mark Striegl In UFC 261 Bout Against Johnny Munoz Jr.

Rising Chinese Talent Rongzhu To Make UFC Debut Against Rodrigo Vargas At UFC 261

Experienced Chinese talent Rongzhu will make his UFC debut at UFC's April 24th pay-per-view event, fighting Rodrigo Vargas in a lightweight bout. The matchup was first reported by MMA DNA. The fight joins UFC 261, a pay-per-view event that is expected to happen at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. Rongzhu will … Continue reading Rising Chinese Talent Rongzhu To Make UFC Debut Against Rodrigo Vargas At UFC 261

Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal II Expected In Front of Full Crowd At UFC 261

UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman is expected to rematch Jorge Masvidal at UFC's April 24th event in front of a capacity crowd at the VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Florida, USA. UFC President Dana White announced the matchup and venue via Twitter on Monday. The fight gives Masvidal a second chance to claim the … Continue reading Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal II Expected In Front of Full Crowd At UFC 261

UFC Jacksonville: Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris Play-by-Play

Main eventing a Saturday night card, heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris clashed. Here's the highlights of the fight, which was scheduled for five rounds. Live coverage of the entire card can be seen here. Bout 11: Alistair Overeem (45-18) vs. Walt Harris (13-7) (Heavyweight) After a slow minute or so, a combination of hooks … Continue reading UFC Jacksonville: Alistair Overeem vs. Walt Harris Play-by-Play

UFC Jacksonville: Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill Play-by-Play

In the co-main event slot of the evening, Claudia Gadelha fought strawweight Angela Hill. Here's how the battle went down. Live coverage of the entire card can be seen here. Bout 10: Claudia Gadelha (17-4) vs. Angela Hill (12-7) (Strawweight) After a few minutes of even striking to start the fight, Gadelha put Hill against … Continue reading UFC Jacksonville: Claudia Gadelha vs. Angela Hill Play-by-Play

UFC Jacksonville: Edson Barboza vs. Dan Ige Play-by-Play

Moving down to featherweight, Edson Barboza faces Dan Ige on the main card of UFC Jacksonville. Here's how the three-round battle went. Live coverage of the entire card can be seen here. Bout 9: Edson Barboza (20-8) vs. Dan Ige (13-2) (Featherweight) Ige pressed forward with hooks to the head in the first minute. Barboza … Continue reading UFC Jacksonville: Edson Barboza vs. Dan Ige Play-by-Play

UFC Jacksonville: Eryk Anders vs. Krzysztof Jotko Play-by-Play

Middleweights Eryk Anders and Krzysztof Jotko battled on the main card of UFC Jacksonville on Saturday. Here's how the competition went. Live coverage of the entire card can be seen here. Bout 8: Eryk Anders (13-4) vs. Krzysztof Jotko (21-4) (Middleweight) Neither fighter was connecting with much in the first minute of the fight. Anders … Continue reading UFC Jacksonville: Eryk Anders vs. Krzysztof Jotko Play-by-Play

UFC Jacksonville: Song Yadong vs. Marlon Vera Play-by-Play

To start the main card, Song Yadong fought Marlon Vera in a featherweight matchup. Here's how it went. Live coverage of the entire card can be seen here. Bout 7: Song Yadong (15-4-1) vs. Marlon Vera (17-5-1) (Featherweight) Song was the much more active striker in the first few minutes, even if he wasn’t connecting … Continue reading UFC Jacksonville: Song Yadong vs. Marlon Vera Play-by-Play