UFC Looks To Add Cody Stamann Versus Merab Dvalishvili To December 5th Card

Wagering his five-fight streak of wins, Merab Dvalishvili is being targeted for a December 5th matchup against Cody Stamann. The matchup was first reported by Greg Rosenstein of The Athletic. Dvalishvili has been on an explosive run since 2018, picking up five-straight decision victories. The streak saw him bounce back from his rough start in … Continue reading UFC Looks To Add Cody Stamann Versus Merab Dvalishvili To December 5th Card

Robbie Lawler Versus Mike Perry Targeted For November UFC 255 Card

The UFC is looking to add a welterweight fight between Robbie Lawler and Mike Perry to their UFC 255, per a report from Alexander K. Lee, Mike Heck and Damon Martin of MMA Fighting. If the fight gets booked, Lawler will attempt to snap a four-fight streak of losses with the appearance. He last fought … Continue reading Robbie Lawler Versus Mike Perry Targeted For November UFC 255 Card

Stefan Struve and Tai Tuivasa To Face Off At UFC 254

Heavyweights Stefan Struve and Tai Tuivasa have been added to the UFC 254 card, per an announcement from the promotion on Thursday. The fight will join the UFC's lineup of events from "Fight Island" at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Struve's previous fight, last December, was his official return from retirement, which … Continue reading Stefan Struve and Tai Tuivasa To Face Off At UFC 254

UFC Aiming To Re-Book Glover Teixeira Versus Thiago Santos For November 7th Card

A light heavyweight headlining bout between Glover Teixeira and Thiago Santos is now being targeted for the third time, being placed on a November 7th card. News of the possible booking was first reported by Brett Okamoto of ESPN. The bout was previously scheduled for August and September shows, although each time a positive COVID-19 … Continue reading UFC Aiming To Re-Book Glover Teixeira Versus Thiago Santos For November 7th Card

Ranked Fighters Volkan Oezdemir and Nikita Krylov To Share Co-Main Event on October 17th UFC Card

Ranked light heavyweights will return to action on October 17th, as Nikita Krylov and Volkan Oezdemir will fight on a UFC "Fight Night" card. The bout, which will be the co-main event of the show, was announced by the UFC on Thursday. The bout joins a now 13-fight card set to happen at "Fight Island" … Continue reading Ranked Fighters Volkan Oezdemir and Nikita Krylov To Share Co-Main Event on October 17th UFC Card

Jared Gooden Set To Make UFC Debut Against Alan Jouban At UFC 255

The UFC debut of Jared Gooden is now being aimed for at UFC 255, as the promotion is attempting to pair him against Alan Jouban. News of the matchup was first reported by Farah Hannoun and Nolan King of MMA Junkie. Gooden's original UFC debut was scheduled for August against Dwight Grant, although Gooden pulled … Continue reading Jared Gooden Set To Make UFC Debut Against Alan Jouban At UFC 255

Makwan Amirkhani Targeted To Replace Sodiq Yusuff Against Edson Barboza on October 10th

Sodiq Yusuff has been taken out of his October 10th bout against Edson Barboza, although a replacement opponent in Makwan Amirkhani has already been targeted. News of the change in the October 10th card was first reported by Raphael Marinho of Combate. Amirkhani is coming off of the momentum of his last fight, a win … Continue reading Makwan Amirkhani Targeted To Replace Sodiq Yusuff Against Edson Barboza on October 10th

Rodolfo Vieira Out of October 10th UFC Bout Against Markus Perez

Markus Perez is in need of a new opponent for his October 10th bout on a UFC card, as his original opponent, Rodolfo Viera, has withdrawn from the matchup. News of the withdrawal was first reported by Raphael Marinho and Ana Hissa of Combate on Monday. It is not known currently why Vieira withdrew from … Continue reading Rodolfo Vieira Out of October 10th UFC Bout Against Markus Perez

Duda Santana’s Manager Says She Has Been Released By The UFC Following Flagged USADA Test

Bantamweight Duda Santana has been released by the UFC following a flagged test by the United States Anti-Doping Agency, per Alex Davis, her manager. Information on Santana's release and drug testing info was first reported by Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting. Per the report, Santana took a test in February that showed signs of LGD-4033, … Continue reading Duda Santana’s Manager Says She Has Been Released By The UFC Following Flagged USADA Test

Former Cage Warriors Champion, 11-Fight UFC Vet Stevie Ray Announces Retirement

Former Cage Warriors Lightweight Champion and 11-fight UFC vet Stevie Ray announced his retirement from MMA on Monday. The 30-year-old Scottish fighter cited issues with his left knee that has forced him to retire. "So basically, I'm retiring from MMA because of my knee," said Ray via Facebook on Monday. Ray mentioned that he has … Continue reading Former Cage Warriors Champion, 11-Fight UFC Vet Stevie Ray Announces Retirement