UFC lightweight Kevin Lee is chasing his dream of becoming a champion in the promotion. To achieve everything he’s wanted, he’ll have to get through Tony Ferguson who has been on a 9-fight win streak.
Some UFC 216 fighters hadn’t arrived in Las Vegas, others were already in town when the mass shooting took place on Sunday night on the Las Vegas Strip.
UFC 216 main card fighters squared off at a media day Wednesday.
UFC heavyweight contender Derrick Lewis ended his brief retirement and returns to the cage Saturday, but his thoughts are with those affected by tragedy in his hometown of Houston and Las Vegas.
Review- Journal reporter Adam Hill and videographer Heidi Fang discuss UFC’s response to the Las Vegas Strip shooting and how it will effect UFC 216.
UFC flyweight title challenger Ray Borg has parted ways with a nutritionist he was working with before falling ill and withdrawing from UFC 215.
UFC president Dana White said Monday that the organization will donate $1 million to families affected by Sunday’s mass shooting on the Strip. He also said Saturday’s UFC 216 card at T-Mobile Arena will go on as scheduled.
At UFC 216 in Las Vegas, Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee will face off for the interim UFC lightweight belt.
One of the UFC’s hottest prospects will get the toughest test of her young career Dec. 30. Cynthia Calvillo will meet former women’s strawweight champion Carla Esparza at UFC 219 at T-Mobile Arena.
Hill and Fang give a quick recap of Bellator 183 and host a live Skype interview with Aaron Pico talking about his fight.