On Oct. 7, Kevin Lee and Tony Ferguson will headline UFC 216 in Las Vegas, UFC announced on Tuesday. The top-ranked fighters will do battle for the interim UFC lightweight championship.
In the final fight card for the first season of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series, the UFC president awarded three contracts.
UFC officials decided late Tuesday to begin offering refunds to customers affected by technical difficulties during the Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor broadcast through their Fight Pass platform.
Ronda Rousey married UFC heavyweight Travis Browne in Hawaii this weekend.
The Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight also might have eclipsed the $100 million mark, according to Westgate sports book director Jay Kornegay.
UFC women’s bantamweight contender Valentina Shevchenko has moved on from disappointment over champion Amanda Nunes’s withdrawal from UFC 213.
Paige VanZant and Jessica Eye will make their flyweight debuts on the UFC 216 card in Las Vegas.
Floyd Mayweather said the prior gate record of $72 million he set with Manny Pacquiao in 2015 at the MGM Grand Garden was surpassed, but he didn’t say how much was generated.
Conor McGregor took to the VIP terrace of Encore Beach Club and addressed a sold-out crowd: “It didn’t turn out the way we wanted, but we can still party like it did!”
UFC star Conor McGregor left with plenty of options after Saturday night’s boxing loss against Floyd Mayweather.