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Breaking: Interim Middleweight Title Fight Headed For UFC 236
Another day, another interim title from the UFC. This time it’s an interim middleweight title fight for an upcoming pay-per-view event. According to ESPN’s Brett Okamoto, the UFC has decided to schedule an interim 185-pound title bout between Kelvin Gastelum and Israel Adesanya for April’s UFC 236:
Israel Adesanya To Meet Kelvin Gastelum For Interim Title At UFC 236
Israel Adesanya To Meet Kelvin Gastelum For Interim Title At Upcoming UFC 236 (PPV) Event. Since reigning UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is recovering from his abdominal hernia, UFC decided to book an interim middleweight title fight between undefeated Israel Adesanya and Kelvin Gastelum
Kelvin Gastelum Battles Israel Adesanya for Interim Middleweight Title at UFC 236
An interim middleweight champion will be crowned at UFC 236 when Kelvin Gastelum meets Israel Adesanya on April 13 with a location for the event still to be determined. UFC president Dana White confirmed the matchup via ESPN on Tuesday.
CSAC upholds Megan Anderson’s UFC 232 win over Cat Zingano
The California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) has upheld Megan Anderson’s victory over Cat Zingano, executive officer Andy Foster told MMA Fighting. Zingano appealed the TKO loss in front of the commission Tuesday in Anaheim, Calif. At UFC 232 on Dec. 29 in Inglewood, Calif., Anderson threw a kick
EXCLUSIVE | Renato Moicano talks Aldo loss, targets Ortega rematch at UFC 237
Renato Moicano was very close to a featherweight title shot. All he needed to do was defeat former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Well, as we know, that is a lot easier said than done.
Interim middleweight title fight set for UFC 236
With Robert Whittaker targeting this summer for his return, the UFC will be crowning an interim middleweight champion while he's out of action. Dana White told ESPN that Kelvin Gastelum vs. Israel Adesanya in an interim middleweight title fight has been booked for UFC 236. The pay-per-view is taking
UFC 237: Rose Namajunas chose to enter enemy territory for Jessica Andrade title fight in Brazil
After almost a year away from action — much to the chagrin of Tyron Woodley — Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s Strawweight champion, Rose Namajunas, will return to the Octagon to face Jessica Andrade at UFC 237 on May 11, 2019.
Paul Felder Suffered Collapsed Lunge During UFC on ESPN Bout
Paul Felder won a hard-fought unanimous decision at the first UFC Fight Night on ESPN on Sunday in Phoenix, but he also suffered a severe injury in the waning moments of the fight.
Cain Velasquez Blames Knee Injury For The Loss At UFC Phoenix
Cain Velasquez on UFC On ESPN 1 Loss: “It Was Just Knee, Francis Ngannou Didn’t Touch Me!” After over 30 months outside of Octagon, Cain Velasquez finally returned to Octagon last night (Sun., Feb. 17, 2019) at UFC on ESPN 1 from inside Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix, Arizona, where he square
Fighters React to Cain Velasquez’ 26-Second Loss at UFC on ESPN 1
Former heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez returned to the cage on Sunday against Francis Ngannou in the UFC on ESPN 1 main event. He last fought in July 2016. Injuries sidelined Velasquez’ and his return was highly anticipated. 26 seconds after the bell signifying the start of the fight, Velasquez’
UFC On ESPN 1 Results: Paul Felder Wins A Standup War Against James Vick (Highlights)
Paul Felder Defeats James Vick Via Unanimous Decision, Excellent Fight!. UFC is making its official ESPN card debut tonight (Sunday, February 17, 2019), from inside Talking Stick Resort & Casino in Phoenix, Arizona.
UFC Phoenix Results: Paul Felder defeats James Vick (Highlights)
A lightweight bout between Paul Felder and James Vick served as the co-headliner of tonight’s UFC Phoenix event. James Vick (13-2 MMA) enters tonight’s co-main event looking to rebound, this after suffering a knockout loss to Justin Gaethje in his most recent effort at UFC Lincoln.
UFC Phoenix Results: Cynthia Calvillo defeats Cortney Casey
A women’s strawweight bout between Cortney Casey and Cynthia Calvillo took place on the main card of tonight’s UFC Phoenix event. Cortney Casey was last seen in action at August’s UFC Fight Night event in Lincoln, where she picked up a split-decision win over Angela Hill.
Report | Jacare Souza offered Jared Cannonier for UFC 237, wants Kelvin Gastelum or Israel Adesanya instead
The last time we saw Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza inside the Octagon, he was competing in one of the most exciting fights of 2018 and wound up scoring one of the best knockouts of his career.
Report | UFC 236 zeroing in on main event, two locations in mind
Next week will be the big UFC 235 fight week as Jon Jones looks to make his first successful title defense since recapturing the gold at the end of 2018. However, the pay-per-view that will follow that one is UFC 236 which takes place on April 13… At least it’s expected to.
UFC Phoenix bonuses revealed
On Sunday night, the UFC debuted on ESPN with the exciting UFC Phoenix card. The card was topped by a dynamite heavyweight showdown between Francis Ngannou and Cain Velasquez, but the fight that stole the show was a welterweight main card fight between Vicente Luque and Bryan Barberena. The two went
Jalin Turner explains why he felt more pressure at UFC 234 than in his UFC debut
Jalin Turner scored a 53-second victory at UFC 234 against Callan Potter and he tells Jason Floyd of The MMA Report why he felt more pressure in this fight than his UFC debut. Jalin would like to thank his manager, Jason House of Iridium Sports Agency and his coaches, Sean Ruiz and Anthony Gonzalez.
UFC 235’s Anthony Smith says Colby Covington a ‘scared cat’ off camera
Colby Covington, one of the UFC’s most notorious trolls, has an image to uphold. But according to UFC light heavyweight contender Anthony Smith, who will challenge Jon Jones for the title at UFC 235, ‘Chaos’ is rather timid behind closed doors.
UFC's Dana White: Conor McGregor vs. Donald Cerrone Fight 'Not Even Close'
A matchup between Conor McGregor and Donald Cerrone has been making the rounds in the rumor mill, but UFC president Dana White threw cold water the idea Monday. "It's not even close to being done," he told TMZ Sports.
Ben Askren casually explains why fans should shut up about Kron Gracie’s win at UFC Phoenix
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) booked Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) phenom, Kron Gracie, to make his Octagon debut at the UFC on ESPN 1 mixed martial arts (MMA) event last weekend in Phoenix, Arizona.