Undefeated Umar Nurmagomedov To Face Nate Maness At June 25th UFC Card

Umar Nurmagomedov will attempt to keep his undefeated record alive in his third UFC appearance, facing Nate Maness at the promotion's June 25th event. News of the matchup was first confirmed by reporter James Lynch on Thursday. The pairing is joining a "Fight Night" card that doesn't have a confirmed location at the moment. Nurmagomedov … Continue reading Undefeated Umar Nurmagomedov To Face Nate Maness At June 25th UFC Card

UFC 272: Covington vs. Masvidal Preview

UFC pay-per-view events are usually focused on high-profile title fights in the promotion, but that won't be the case on Saturday night. Instead, UFC 272 will look at a grudge match in the promotion's welterweight division. The top bout on the card sees Colby Covington and Jorge Masvidal compete. The event is being billed as … Continue reading UFC 272: Covington vs. Masvidal Preview

Undefeated Umar Nurmagomedov To Face Brian Kelleher At UFC 272

Undefeated Umar Nurmagomedov will return for his second UFC fight next month, challenging Brian Kelleher in a three-round bout at bantamweight. The fight has joined UFC 272 on March 5th, per Brett Okamoto of ESPN. The fight is joining a card that is scheduled to take place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, … Continue reading Undefeated Umar Nurmagomedov To Face Brian Kelleher At UFC 272

Mike Davis and Mason Jones Given UFC ‘Fight of the Night’ Award

Lightweights Mason Jones and Mike Davis have been awarded the UFC "Fight of the Night" performance for their three-round fight on Wednesday's preliminary card. Along with their awards, "Performance of the Night" bonuses were given to Warlley Alves and Umar Nurmagomedov. All award winners were given an extra $50,000 on top of their previously negotiated … Continue reading Mike Davis and Mason Jones Given UFC ‘Fight of the Night’ Award

UFC on ESPN 20: Chiesa vs. Magny Live Coverage

UFC will provide a 14-fight card on Wednesday that starts in the morning and then goes into the afternoon. The "Fight Night" card will be headlined by Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny from the Etihad Arena at Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Follow along throughout the day for live coverage of the event. … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 20: Chiesa vs. Magny Live Coverage

UFC on ESPN 20: Chiesa vs. Magny Preview

UFC will present mid-week action on Wednesday, providing a 14-fight card from the morning into the afternoon for North American timezones. Headlining the "Fight Night" card is a welterweight bout between Michael Chiesa and Neil Magny. Here's a preview of the full card, which is set to happen at the Etihad Arena in Yas Island, … Continue reading UFC on ESPN 20: Chiesa vs. Magny Preview

Bout Between Umar Nurmagomedov and Sergey Morozov Moved To January 20th UFC Card

A fight between Umar Nurmagomedov and Sergey Morozov will happen a few days earlier than expected, as it has been bumped from the UFC 257 card to a January 20th "Fight Night." Igor Lazorin reported the move on his Instagram on Monday. The fight will be the UFC debut for both fighters. The fight joins … Continue reading Bout Between Umar Nurmagomedov and Sergey Morozov Moved To January 20th UFC Card

Umar Nurmagomedov and Sergey Morozov To Make UFC Debut At UFC 257

UFC's January 23rd pay-per-view could get a bantamweight addition, as the promotion is looking to book Umar Nurmagomedov against Sergey Morozov. Per Farah Hannoun of MMA Junkie, the fight has been added to the card. The location for UFC 257 has not been reported yet, although UFC President has noted the plan is to hold … Continue reading Umar Nurmagomedov and Sergey Morozov To Make UFC Debut At UFC 257

Flu Takes Umar Nurmagomedov Out of UFC 254 Fight

Umar Nurmagomedov has dropped off of Saturday's UFC pay-per-view due to a flu, per the fighter's Instagram. The absence of Nurmagomedov leaves Sergey Morovoz without a fight for the card. Nurmagomedov, 24, was set to make his UFC debut after a 12-fight undefeated run as a pro. His last fight was in November, stopping Braian … Continue reading Flu Takes Umar Nurmagomedov Out of UFC 254 Fight