Frankie Edgar Puts on ‘Fight of the Night’ In UFC Bantamweight Debut Versus Pedro Munhoz

Moving down to bantamweight for the first time in his storied career, Frankie Edgar picked up a split decision win over Pedro Munhoz on Saturday from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. The five-round striking battle was a close one, with the performance giving both fighters a “Fight of the Night” award. The … Continue reading Frankie Edgar Puts on ‘Fight of the Night’ In UFC Bantamweight Debut Versus Pedro Munhoz

Mariya Agapova To Face Shana Dobson on August 22nd UFC Card Following Callout

Mariya Agapova returns quickly to fight Shana Dobson on UFC's August 22nd show. First reported by Raphael Marinho of Combate, the fight comes to fruition after Agapova called out Dobson in June. Agapova made her UFC debut in June, getting a quick win over Hannah Cifers that also earned her a performance bonus. “Shana Dobson … Continue reading Mariya Agapova To Face Shana Dobson on August 22nd UFC Card Following Callout

Vettori, Agapova, Aguilera and Nam All Earn First UFC Performance Bonuses Following Fight Night

Performance bonuses went to Tyson Nam, Christian Aguilera, Mariya Agapova and Marvin Vettori after UFC's Saturday night event. The $50,000 bonuses all had something in common, being that they were all one round stoppage bouts. The highest on the card fighter to get a bonus was Vettori, who stopped Karl Roberson with a rear naked … Continue reading Vettori, Agapova, Aguilera and Nam All Earn First UFC Performance Bonuses Following Fight Night

UFC Fight Night: Mariya Agapova vs. Hannah Cifers Play-by-Play

Mariya Agapova made her UFC debut against Hannah Cifers. The flyweight fight went like this. Bout 5: Mariya Agapova (8-1) vs. Hannah Cifers (10-5) (Flyweight) Agapova, who had a clear height advantage over Cifers, was landing good jabs early. Cifers clinched up, putting Agapova against the cage. They separated before clinching again, where Agapova landed … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Mariya Agapova vs. Hannah Cifers Play-by-Play

UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo Live Coverage

On Saturday night, UFC will hold a "Fight Night" event from their studio, the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. In the main event of the show, strawweights Jessica Eye and Cynthia Calvillo collide. Follow this article throughout the night for live updates! A full preview of the evening can be viewed here. Quick … Continue reading UFC Fight Night: Eye vs. Calvillo Live Coverage

Hannah Cifers Steps In To Face Mariya Agapova on UFC’s June 13th Show

Only weeks after her last fight, Hannah Cifers will step back in the octagon on June 13th to fight Mariya Agapova. First reported by Raphael Marinho of Combate, the matchup will be featured on the prelims of the card this weekend. Agapova's original opponent was Melissa Gatto, who was pulled from the card a few … Continue reading Hannah Cifers Steps In To Face Mariya Agapova on UFC’s June 13th Show