UFC Releases Luis Pena Following Domestic Violence, Battery Arrest

Luis Pena has been released from the UFC roster days after being arrested and charged with misdemeanor domestic violence and battery. News of Pena's release was first reported by TMZ on Tuesday. Pena, 28, was taken into custody early Saturday morning in Deerfield Beach, Florida, USA after authorities responded to a domestic disturbance call. An … Continue reading UFC Releases Luis Pena Following Domestic Violence, Battery Arrest

Luis Pena Arrested, Given Misdemeanour Battery, Domestic Violence Charges

UFC fighter Luis Pena was arrested Saturday and handed two misdemeanour charges. The eight-fight UFC vet is currently facing charges of battery to cause bodily harm and domestic violence battery to touch or strike. He was taken into custody by police in Deerfield Beach, Florida, USA, and is currently being held in the Broward County … Continue reading Luis Pena Arrested, Given Misdemeanour Battery, Domestic Violence Charges

Luis Pena Handed Downgraded Charges In Domestic Violence Case

UFC fighter Luis Pena has received downgraded charges in his ongoing legal battle. The change in charges comes after an alleged victim decided to not proceed with the case. Documents obtained by Steven Marrocco of MMA Fighting reveal that Pena is now facing misdemeanor charges of simple battery and criminal mischief for a previously alleged … Continue reading Luis Pena Handed Downgraded Charges In Domestic Violence Case

Report: Luis Pena Arrested Following Alleged Assault of Girlfriend

TW: Mentions of domestic violence and suicide More details have emerged following the arrest of UFC fighter Luis Pena last week. Information obtained in reports says that Pena was arrested due to an alleged incident where he assaulted his girlfriend and destroyed her phone. Earlier this week it was reported that Pena was charged with … Continue reading Report: Luis Pena Arrested Following Alleged Assault of Girlfriend

UFC Fighter Luis Pena Arrested, Charged With Robbery and Battery

UFC fighter Luis Pena was arrested and charged with robbery by sudden snatching, battery and criminal mischief on Friday. Pena was taken into custody by the Coral Springs Police Department in Florida, USA after a warrant for his arrest was put out by a different county in the state, per a report from Steven Marrocco … Continue reading UFC Fighter Luis Pena Arrested, Charged With Robbery and Battery

UFC on ESPN 22: Whittaker vs. Gastelum Live Coverage

Top-ranked middleweight contender Robert Whittaker will attempt to defend his spot in the division when fighting Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of Saturday night's UFC card. The five-round bout headlines a "Fight Night" card that is set to happen at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Follow along throughout the evening for … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 22: Whittaker vs. Gastelum Live Coverage

UFC on ESPN 22: Whittaker vs. Gastelum Preview

Top-ranked UFC middleweight contender Robert Whittaker will look to defend his spot in the division on Saturday night, fighting Kelvin Gastelum in the main event of a UFC "Fight Night" card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Here's a preview of the card. Click here to skip to a preview of the … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 22: Whittaker vs. Gastelum Preview

Alex Munoz To Look For First UFC Win Against Luis Pena In April 17th Booking

Luis Pena has been given a new booking, now being matched against Alex Munoz for an April 17th UFC "Fight Night" card. The featherweight bout was first reported by Mike Heck and Damon Martin of MMA Fighting. The location for UFC's April events is not known currently. The booking gives Pena a quick turnaround after … Continue reading Alex Munoz To Look For First UFC Win Against Luis Pena In April 17th Booking

Drakkar Klose vs. Luis Pena Out of February 20th UFC Lineup

Saturday night's UFC "Fight Night" card has lost a bout, as a matchup between Drakkar Klose and Luis Pena has been scratched from the lineup. One of Klose's cornermen tested positive for COVID-19, causing the fight to be cancelled, per a tweet from Pena. The fight was set to take place at the UFC APEX … Continue reading Drakkar Klose vs. Luis Pena Out of February 20th UFC Lineup

Luis Pena To Replace Jai Herbert in February 20th UFC Fight Against Drakkar Klose

Luis Pena has taken the place of Jai Herbert in a February 20th UFC fight against Drakkar Klose. First reported by Mike Heck of MMA Fighting, the new matchup for Klose has been verbally agreed upon by both parties. Should the fight be officially signed, it will join a card that is set to happen … Continue reading Luis Pena To Replace Jai Herbert in February 20th UFC Fight Against Drakkar Klose