Ronda Rousey has accepted a U.S. Marine's invitation to the Marine Corps Ball. And the UFC star is looking for a few good men for her friends.
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Chad Mendes isn’t concerned that he took his fight with Conor McGregor on short notice and didn’t have a full training camp. The two will meet Saturday at UFC 189 for the Ultimate Fighting Championship interim featherweight title.
If it’s true that the squeaky wheel gets the grease, UFC welterweight champ Robbie Lawler is the silent tire cruising down the road straight in its lane. And the quiet veteran is just fine flying under the radar before his title fight against Rory MacDonald at UFC 189.
Frank Tripp will be inducted into Ultimate Fighting Championship Hall of Fame on Saturday. But he says he can’t watch the highlight of his loss to Matt Hughes in 2005.
Conor McGregor rented the sprawling seven-bedroom estate in Green Valley for the sole purpose of bringing his entire training camp to Las Vegas to prepare for what was expected to be a featherweight title bout against longtime champion Jose Aldo at UFC 189.
Conor McGregor won’t be fighting Jose Aldo on July 11 at UFC 189 after Aldo withdrew with broken ribs, but that didn’t stop McGregor from throwing several jabs at Aldo and others Thursday during an appearance on “Conan” in which the Irishman also dismissed the superstition that athletes should abstain from sex before competition.
Jose Aldo, the Ultimate Fighting Championship featherweight champ, has pulled out of a scheduled title defense against Conor McGregor because of a rib injury. Chad Mendes will step in to face McGregor for the interim title at UFC 189 on July 11 at the MGM Grand.
Culinary Local 226 and Ultimate Fighting Championship are mixing it up again, and this time the Clark County Government Center has become the Octagon.
After nearly two tense days of uncertainty, UFC officials revealed last Wednesday that injured featherweight champion Jose Aldo still intends to defend his belt against Conor McGregor at UFC 189 on July 11 at the MGM Grand Garden.
Las Vegas-based Ultimate Fighting Championship’s losing streak in New York state continued Thursday when officials of the mixed martial arts promotion and media outlets learned that the proposed MMA bill failed again in the New York Legislature.
A scheduled fight between Conor McGregor and UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo will proceed as planned as the main event for UFC 189 at MGM Grand on July 11. Probably.
FC featherweight champion Jose Aldo suffered a rib injury in training Tuesday, jeopardizing a scheduled title defense against Conor McGregor. The fight was supposed to serve as the main event of UFC 189 at MGM Grand on July 11.
Shannon Knapp and her all-female mixed martial arts organization will have a week of firsts in Las Vegas during UFC’s International Fight Week in July.
Street-fighting legend Kimbo Slice will finally step into a cage to fight mixed martial arts and wrestling legend Ken Shamrock on Friday night, seven years after the fight was originally planned.
Fabricio Werdum completes rise to the top by beating Cain Velasquez in Mexico City to become the UFC heavyweight champion. He also propelled himself into the conversation of the best heavyweights in the sport’s young history.
Fabricio Werdum, who won the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s interim heavyweight title during the 20-month absence of champion Cain Velasquez, submitted Velasquez in the third round of the main event of UFC 188 in Mexico City to claim the undisputed belt Saturday.
Cain Velasquez was an obvious choice to help bring the UFC to Mexico. An injury kept him out of the organization’s first card in Mexico City, but he’s getting a second chance in a heavyweight title bout against Fabricio Werdum on Saturday.
Here’s a breakdown of the fights on the main card of UFC 188 Saturday at Mexico City.
A spectacular first-round knockout of middleweight Tim Boetsch on Saturday night after five losses in his last six bouts provided what seemed an ideal opportunity for 44-year-old Dan Henderson to go out on a high note.
Middleweight Dan Henderson became the oldest fighter in Ultimate Fighting Championship victory to record a knockout victory when he stopped Tim Boetsch with a series of right hands just 28 seconds into the main event of a card in New Orleans on Saturday night.
Dan Henderson will look to end a two-fight losing streak when he meets Tim Boetsch in a middleweight bout in the main event of an Ultimate Fighting Championship card Saturday in New Orleans. The main card begins at 7 p.m. on Fox Sports 1 (Cable 329).
All athletes under contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship will be subject to random out-of-competition testing and in-competition screenings from a period of six hours before weigh-ins until six hours after a fight, beginning July 1.
UFC 191 will take place Sept. 5 at the MGM Grand Garden, the Ultimate Fighting Championship confirmed Wednesday. No fights have been announced for the card.