Veterans Clay Guida and Leonardo Santos Matched For December 4th UFC Card

It will be a clash of veterans when Clay Guida and Leonardo Santos meet at UFC's December 4th event. News of the matchup was confirmed by Mike Heck of MMA Fighting earlier this week. The fight joins a card that is expected to take place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Santos … Continue reading Veterans Clay Guida and Leonardo Santos Matched For December 4th UFC Card

Nevada Athletic Commission Hands Ryan Benoit Suspension, Overturns ‘Contender Series’ Win For Josh Quinlan

The Nevada Athletic Commission announced two sanctions to UFC fighters at a meeting Wednesday. The changes include two suspensions, with one of them causing a fight result to be overturned. Benoit Given Nine-Month Suspension For Sleep Apnea Medication Ryan Benoit was given a nine-month suspension for a drug test registered for his fight in July … Continue reading Nevada Athletic Commission Hands Ryan Benoit Suspension, Overturns ‘Contender Series’ Win For Josh Quinlan

Paulo Costa vs. Marvin Vettori Main Event Moved To Light Heavyweight Limit

10/22 2:00AM EDT UPDATE:┬áThis report has been updated to reflect that Saturday's main event has been moved up to a light heavyweight limit. UFC's October 23rd main event has received a change in weight class. A five-round fight between Paulo Costa and Marvin Vettori has been moved from the 186-pound middleweight limit to the 206-pound … Continue reading Paulo Costa vs. Marvin Vettori Main Event Moved To Light Heavyweight Limit

Paulo Costa Claims He Weighs Over 210 Pounds, Won’t Make Middleweight For Saturday’s UFC Main Event

Paulo Costa has admitted that he is not in shape for this weekend's UFC main event against Marvin Vettori, putting the middleweight contest in jeopardy. Costa claimed Wednesday that he currently weighs 211 pounds, which is 25 pounds over the non-championship middleweight limit that he is contracted to make Friday. Because of this, Costa is … Continue reading Paulo Costa Claims He Weighs Over 210 Pounds, Won’t Make Middleweight For Saturday’s UFC Main Event

Former LFA Champ Zviad Lazishvili To Make UFC Debut Against Jonathan Martinez At October 23rd Event

UFC's October 23rd event has received another short-notice matchup, as promotional newcomer Zviad Lazishvili will step in and face Jonathan Martinez. The new matchup was first announced by mma.ideas on Instagram. The fight joins a card that is set to happen at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Martinez was originally scheduled to … Continue reading Former LFA Champ Zviad Lazishvili To Make UFC Debut Against Jonathan Martinez At October 23rd Event

Dana White’s Contender Series Season 5 Episode 8 Results: UFC Offers Contracts To Four Fighters

UFC handed out four more contracts on Tuesday's episode of "Dana White's Contender Series." Armen Petrosyan, Caio Borralho, Piera Rodriguez and Jonny Parsons were all asked to join the promotion after their wins at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Parsons Takes Close Split Decision Over Renfro Parsons had a hard-fought win in … Continue reading Dana White’s Contender Series Season 5 Episode 8 Results: UFC Offers Contracts To Four Fighters

Undefeated Lightweight David Onama Joins UFC Roster, Booked To Face Mason Jones At October 23rd Event

Lightweight prospect David Onama has joined the UFC roster and already has his first bout in place. The undefeated eight-fight pro is expected to face Mason Jones at this weekend's UFC "Fight Night" card, as first reported by Marcel Dorff of MMA DNA. The new matchup joins a card that will take place at the … Continue reading Undefeated Lightweight David Onama Joins UFC Roster, Booked To Face Mason Jones At October 23rd Event

Cynthia Calvillo To Replace Jessica Eye In November 13th UFC Matchup Against Andrea Lee

Andrea Lee has been given a new opponent for her November 13th UFC booking, now being paired against Cynthia Calvillo instead of Jessica Eye. The change of opponent was confirmed by Farah Hannoun and John Morgan of MMA Junkie. The new flyweight matchup joins a UFC card that is set to happen at the UFC … Continue reading Cynthia Calvillo To Replace Jessica Eye In November 13th UFC Matchup Against Andrea Lee

Norma Dumont Takes Comfortable Decision Win Over Short-Notice Opponent Aspen Ladd In UFC Main Event

Norma Dumont cruised to a unanimous decision win over short-notice opponent Aspen Ladd on Saturday night, taking a lead early and riding that momentum to a scorecard victory. The win for Dumont headlined a UFC "Fight Night" card that took place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Ladd didn't have an answer … Continue reading Norma Dumont Takes Comfortable Decision Win Over Short-Notice Opponent Aspen Ladd In UFC Main Event