Zviad Lazishvili Released From UFC Roster After Loss, Suspensions

Bantamweight Zviad Lazishvili has been cut from the UFC roster after losing his debut last year and recently taking a suspension from the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), per Guilherme Cruz of MMA Fighting. It was reported last week that USADA handed Lazishvili a 10-month suspension for an October 2021 drug test that showed prohibited substance … Continue reading Zviad Lazishvili Released From UFC Roster After Loss, Suspensions

Zviad Lazishvili Given 10-Month USADA Suspension

UFC bantamweight Zviad Lazishvili has been handed a 10-month suspension by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency. Lazishvili is being given the suspension due to an October 2021 drug test that showed prohibited substance clomiphene in his system. Lazishvili joined the UFC roster last year, losing his debut in October 2021 against Jonathan Martinez. Per a press … Continue reading Zviad Lazishvili Given 10-Month USADA Suspension

UFC Fighters Carlos Felipe, Zviad Lazishvili Face Suspensions In Nevada

UFC fighters Carlos Felipe and Zviad Lazishvili have been given suspensions following drug tests registered by the Nevada State Athletic Commission. The sanctions were announced by the commission on Tuesday. Felipe has been given a lengthy 18-month suspension after testing positive for boldenone, which is an anabolic steroid. The test came from his October 2021 … Continue reading UFC Fighters Carlos Felipe, Zviad Lazishvili Face Suspensions In Nevada

UFC on ESPN+ 54: Costa vs. Vettori Live Coverage

Ranked middleweights Paulo Costa and Marvin Vettori will return on Saturday night, competing up at light heavyweight in the main event of a UFC "Fight Night" card. Their fight, which has generated controversy due to a last-minute change in weight classes, will headline a show from the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Follow … Continue reading UFC on ESPN+ 54: Costa vs. Vettori Live Coverage

Former LFA Champ Zviad Lazishvili To Make UFC Debut Against Jonathan Martinez At October 23rd Event

UFC's October 23rd event has received another short-notice matchup, as promotional newcomer Zviad Lazishvili will step in and face Jonathan Martinez. The new matchup was first announced by mma.ideas on Instagram. The fight joins a card that is set to happen at the UFC APEX in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Martinez was originally scheduled to … Continue reading Former LFA Champ Zviad Lazishvili To Make UFC Debut Against Jonathan Martinez At October 23rd Event

LFA Champion Zviad Lazishvili Steps In To Face Jack Shore At September 4th UFC Event

LFA Bantamweight Champion Zviad Lazishvili will get his long-awaited major promotion call-up on September 4th, as he will step in on short notice to face Jake Shore at a UFC "Fight Night" card. Lazishvili will be replacing Said Nurmagomedov, who was previously scheduled to face Shore. News of the new matchup was first reported by … Continue reading LFA Champion Zviad Lazishvili Steps In To Face Jack Shore At September 4th UFC Event

LFA 90: Lazishvili vs. Steele Play-by-Play

This article is the play-by-play to accompany live coverage of LFA 90. Live coverage of the event can be found here. Quick Results: Preliminary Card (7:30PM EDT / 6:30PM CDT) (FaceBook) Bout 1: Alden Coria def. Calvin Harbaugh via Submission, Rear Naked Choke (RD 1, 2:20) Bout 2: Daniel Argueta def. Jackson Filho via Decision, … Continue reading LFA 90: Lazishvili vs. Steele Play-by-Play

LFA 90: Lazishvili vs. Steele Live Coverage

Looking to crown their new bantamweight champion, LFA is holding LFA 90 on Friday night at the Sanford Pentagon in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA. Fighting for the title in their main event is Zviad Lazishvili and Ricky Steele, who both came into the fight undefeated. Follow along throughout the night for live updates. Quick … Continue reading LFA 90: Lazishvili vs. Steele Live Coverage

LFA 90: Lazishvili vs. Steele Preview

In the hopes of crowning a new bantamweight champion, LFA is set to have undefeated fighters Zviad Lazishvili and Ricky Steele face off on Friday night. The fight headlines an eight-fight card which is set to take place from the Sanford Pentagon, the temporary residency for LFA, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA. Here's a … Continue reading LFA 90: Lazishvili vs. Steele Preview