Kamaru Usman Among Four Fighters Given ‘Performance of the Night’ Bonuses For UFC 258

UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman was given a "Performance of the Night" bonus along with Julian Marquez, Anthony Hernandez and Polyana Viana for their wins at UFC 258. All winners were given an extra $50,000 on top of their previous negotiated fight purses. The pay-per-view fights took place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, … Continue reading Kamaru Usman Among Four Fighters Given ‘Performance of the Night’ Bonuses For UFC 258

UFC 258: Usman vs. Burns Live Coverage

Gilbert Burns will get his crack at UFC Welterweight Champion Kamaru Usman on Saturday night, fighting the champ in the main event of UFC 258. The title fight headlines a 10-fight pay-per-view card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Follow along throughout the evening for live updates and results from UFC 258. … Continue reading UFC 258: Usman vs. Burns Live Coverage

UFC Looks To Add Polyana Viana vs. Mallory Martin To February 13th Card

The UFC is looking to add a bout between Mallory Martin and Polyana Viana to a February 13th card. News of the potential matchup was first reported by Guilherme Cruz and Mike Heck of MMA Fighting. Should the match be booked, it would be the first one for a February 13th card. The location of … Continue reading UFC Looks To Add Polyana Viana vs. Mallory Martin To February 13th Card

UFC on ESPN+ 33: Emily Whitmire vs. Polyana Viana Play-by-Play

Emily Whitmire and Polyana Viana faced off on the UFC's preliminary card on Saturday night. Here's how their fight panned out. Bout 2: Emily Whitmire (4-3) vs. Polyana Viana (10-4) (Strawweight) Viana connected with some hard punches early in the first round. Whitmire was able to get a takedown from a clinch in the first … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 33: Emily Whitmire vs. Polyana Viana Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN+ 33: Smith vs. Rakic Live Coverage

On Saturday night, the UFC will present a 10-fight "Fight Night" card from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Headlining the show is ranked light heavyweights Anthony Smith and Aleksandar Rakic, who are set to compete in a three-round battle. Follow along throughout the evening for live results and coverage. Quick Results: Preliminary … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 33: Smith vs. Rakic Live Coverage

Polyana Viana vs. Emily Whitmire Booked For August 29th UFC Show

A fight between Polyana Viana and Emily Whitmire has been rebooked, now set for August 29th. The match was announced by Marcelo Barone of Combate. Their original matchup was scheduled for early March on the UFC 248 pay-per-view card, however, it was thrown away after Whitmire was hospitalized due to her weight cut. The fight … Continue reading Polyana Viana vs. Emily Whitmire Booked For August 29th UFC Show

Emily Whitmire Out of UFC 248 Fight With Polyana Viana

UFC 248's early prelims has been limited to two fights, after Emily Whitmire versus Polyana Viana was taken off the card this morning. Later confirmed by MMA Fighting, it was tweeted by Viana on Saturday that "I heard she had been taken to the ER (emergency room)." Whitmire had missed weight on Friday for their … Continue reading Emily Whitmire Out of UFC 248 Fight With Polyana Viana

UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero Preview

Returning to Las Vegas, UFC presents a two-championship card at UFC 248. The main event sees UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya put his belt on the line for the first time, fighting Yoel Romero. The co-main sees fellow newly crowned fighter Zhang Weili fight Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the UFC Strawweight Championship. From the T-Mobile Arena … Continue reading UFC 248: Adesanya vs. Romero Preview