When Paul Felder Stepped Up To The Plate, Everybody Won

Six days before Saturday's UFC "Fight Night" card, something horrible happened: the show lost their main event. With the departure of Islam Makhachev from the card at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, the UFC had a vacancy in their main event against Rafael dos Anjos. The challenge presented to the UFC, the … Continue reading When Paul Felder Stepped Up To The Plate, Everybody Won

Rafael dos Anjos and Paul Felder Awarded ‘Fight of the Night’

Main event fight between Rafael dos Anjos and Paul Felder was given the "Fight of the Night" award for Saturday's UFC "Fight Night" card. Along with that, "Performance of the Night" awards were given to Khaos Williams and Sean Strickland for their wins at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. All fighters given … Continue reading Rafael dos Anjos and Paul Felder Awarded ‘Fight of the Night’

UFC on ESPN+ 41: Paul Felder vs. Rafael dos Anjos Play-by-Play

Stepping in on less than a week's notice, Paul Felder took the place of Islam Makhachev in a five-round main event against Rafael dos Anjos. Here's how the lightweight fight went. Bout 9: Paul Felder (17-5) vs. Rafael dos Anjos (29-13) (Lightweight) Both fighters were putting together hard shots in the opening minute. Dos Anjos … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 41: Paul Felder vs. Rafael dos Anjos Play-by-Play

UFC on ESPN+ 41: Felder vs. dos Anjos Live Coverage

Saturday's UFC card will see the appearance of Paul Felder in the main event, as he takes a short-notice five-round fight against Rafael dos Anjos. Follow along throughout the evening for live updates on the UFC "Fight Night" which is happening at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Quick Results: Preliminary Card (5:00PM … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 41: Felder vs. dos Anjos Live Coverage

Paul Felder To Take Short-Notice Main Event Against Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday’s UFC Card

Saturday's UFC main event has been saved, as Paul Felder will step in to face Rafael dos Anjos in a five-round lightweight fight. First reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN, Felder will step-in for Islam Makhachev, who withdrew from the fight due to a staph infection. The fight will main event a card scheduled to … Continue reading Paul Felder To Take Short-Notice Main Event Against Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday’s UFC Card

Staph Infection Takes Islam Makhachev Out of Saturday’s UFC Main Event Against Rafael dos Anjos

Saturday's UFC "Fight Night" card has lost the main event, as Islam Makhachev has pulled out of his five-round fight against Rafael dos Anjos. News of the scrapped main event was first reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN. The fight was scheduled to headline a TV event from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, … Continue reading Staph Infection Takes Islam Makhachev Out of Saturday’s UFC Main Event Against Rafael dos Anjos

Rafael dos Anjos Ruled Out of UFC 254 Bout After Positive COVID-19 Test

Former UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos Anjos won't be a part of the UFC 254 pay-per-view on October 24th, as a positive COVID-19 test has ruled him out of his bout against Islam Makhachev. Dos Anjos announced the positive test via social media on Thursday. "COVID-19 caught me big time and the doctors cut me … Continue reading Rafael dos Anjos Ruled Out of UFC 254 Bout After Positive COVID-19 Test

Rafael dos Anjos To Return To Lightweight, Facing Islam Makhachev at UFC 254

Ranked welterweight Rafael dos Anjos will bump back down to lightweight in October, facing Islam Makhachev at UFC 254. First reported by Chris Taylor of BJPenn.com, the fight will be dos Anjos’ first at 155-pounds since 2016. Dos Anjos found himself in a slump in welterweight recently, having lost four of his past five bouts … Continue reading Rafael dos Anjos To Return To Lightweight, Facing Islam Makhachev at UFC 254

UFC on ESPN+ 24: Blaydes vs. Dos Santos Full Coverage

After UFC started their 2020 with pay-per-view UFC 246, they had their first "Fight Night" event of the year. Headlining UFC on ESPN+ 24 from the PNC Arena in Raleigh, North Carolina, USA, ranked heavyweights Curtis Blaydes and Junior dos Santos faced off. Quick Results - Click a fight to skip to its part: Preliminary … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 24: Blaydes vs. Dos Santos Full Coverage