Prelim Fighters Shine With UFC 259 Performance Bonuses

UFC 259's preliminary card were the sole representatives in the performance awards given out after the pay-per-view event. Along with a "Fight of the Night" award given to Kennedy Nzechukwu and Carlos Ulberg, "Performance of the Night" awards were handed to Uros Medic and Kai Kara-France. All award winners were given an extra $50,000 on … Continue reading Prelim Fighters Shine With UFC 259 Performance Bonuses

UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya Live Coverage

UFC will present one of their strongest pay-per-view cards as of late on Saturday, showcasing four champions in three title fights at UFC 259. In the main event, 185-pound champ Israel Adesanya will move up a division to challenge UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jan Blachowicz. The event, which will take place behind closed doors at … Continue reading UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya Live Coverage

UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya Preview

Many of UFC's biggest stars will appear on Saturday night when the promotion hosts UFC 259. Sitting atop a large 15-fight card, UFC Middleweight Champion Israel Adesanya will look to make history, challenging UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jan Blachowicz. Along with the champion versus champion main event, UFC 259 includes bouts with UFC Featherweight Champion … Continue reading UFC 259: Blachowicz vs. Adesanya Preview

Randy Costa Withdraws From UFC 259 Fight Against Trevin Jones

UFC's March 6th pay-per-view event has lost a fight, as Randy Costa has been pulled from a fight against Trevin Jones. It is not known currently if Costa will get a new opponent for his UFC 259 booking. The fight was scheduled to take place at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Costa … Continue reading Randy Costa Withdraws From UFC 259 Fight Against Trevin Jones

Bantamweights Song Yadong and Kyler Phillips Booked For UFC 259

A high-level bantamweight fight between Song Yadong and Kyler Phillips has been booked for UFC 259. Per a report from Sergio Pinero of BloodyCanvas, the fight joins a pay-per-view card that is scheduled for March 6th. The location of the card is not known at the moment. Entering his seventh fight in the UFC, Song … Continue reading Bantamweights Song Yadong and Kyler Phillips Booked For UFC 259

Flyweight Bout Between Rogerio Bontorin and Kai Kara-France Booked For UFC 259

A flyweight bout between Rogerio Bontorin and Kai Kara-France has been booked for UFC 259. First reported by Marcelo Barone of Combate, the fight joins UFC's pay-per-view on March 6th. The location for UFC 259 is not confirmed at the moment. The bout will be Bontorin's first after injury forced him out of a fight … Continue reading Flyweight Bout Between Rogerio Bontorin and Kai Kara-France Booked For UFC 259

Strawweights Livinha Souza and Amanda Lemos Booked In UFC 259 Bout

A strawweight bout has been added to UFC 259, as Livinha Souza and Amanda Lemos have been matched for the card. The bout was first reported by Raphael Marinho of Combate on Friday. The fight joins a pay-per-view card on March 6th that does not have a location confirmed for it at the moment. Both … Continue reading Strawweights Livinha Souza and Amanda Lemos Booked In UFC 259 Bout

UFC Bantamweight Champion Petr Yan To Face Aljamain Sterling At UFC 259

The March 6th UFC pay-per-view event has received a third championship fight in its lineup, as UFC Bantamweight Champion Petr Yan has been booked to face Aljamain Sterling. Mike Bohn and Nolan King of MMA Junkie were the first to report the matchup. The fight joins a growing UFC 259 card which does not have … Continue reading UFC Bantamweight Champion Petr Yan To Face Aljamain Sterling At UFC 259

Israel Adesanya Will Move Up To Light Heavyweight To Challenge Jan Blachowicz At UFC 259

Israel Adesanya will look to become a two-division champion on March 6th, moving up to face the UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jan Blachowicz at UFC 259. News of the champion-versus-champion fight was first reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN. The fight joins a pay-per-view card that does not have a location set for it currently. … Continue reading Israel Adesanya Will Move Up To Light Heavyweight To Challenge Jan Blachowicz At UFC 259