The top women’s flyweight contender moved to Las Vegas several months ago ahead of her first UFC title opportunity against champion Valentina Shevchenko in Chicago on June 8.
UNLV basketball head coach T.J. Otzelberger made a stop at the UFC Performance Institute as part of the Runnin’ Rebel Caravan.
The 26-year-old Las Vegan figured to take one fight at welterweight until realizing how good he felt during training camp as he prepares for UFC Fight Night 152.
The Miami Herald reports the fan, Ahmed Abdirzak, dropped his civil lawsuit with McGregor after reaching a settlement.
Jessica Andrade stunned Rose Namajunas with a second-round knockout to win the UFC 115-pound strawweight championship in her home country in the main event of UFC 237 on Saturday night.
UFC has held two previous events in the United Arab Emirates capital, but will now make it an annual stop with at least one title fight for the next five years.
The former lightweight champion feels he has done enough to warrant a shot at the 145-pound belt after going 8-1 in non-title bouts at featherweight.
Rising star Israel Adesanya intensified his budding rivarly with Jon Jones days after claiming the interim middleweight title in a thrilling win over Kelvin Gastelum.
Dustin Poirier bloodied Max Holloway and won a unanimous decision for the UFC interim lightweight title on Saturday night, denying Holloway his chance to become only the fourth fighter to hold two belts at the same time.
The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Tuesday suspended former UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw two years for the presence of EPO in his system during a Jan. 19 flyweight title loss to Henry Cejudo.
The former World Series of Fighting champion will be in search of his first UFC belt when the flyweight champ moves up to compete for the vacant title in Chicago on June 8.
The multi-tasking 25-year-old women’s flyweight contender feels she needs to make it clear some of the comments aren’t acceptable: “I think I need to say, ‘Hey, you guys are being (expletives) and it needs to stop.’”
The light heavyweight champ will put his belt on the line against Thiago Santos on a July 6 card that will also include a women’s bantamweight title bout between Holly Holm and champion Amanda Nunes.
Former UFC champion Conor McGregor is under investigation after a woman accused him of sexual assault in his native Ireland, according to a report Tuesday in The New York Times.