Also, “The Bad Guy” is interested to know what it is about Cyril Gane that scares Jon Jones. Jon needs to be specificSonnen went on and pointed out that as opposed to McGregor, Jones seems to be harder to interpret. I don’t have to know.”Both Jones and McGregor are attempting to make an epic return this year. Jones will face Gane for the vacant UFC heavyweight title in his heavyweight debut at UFC 285. McGregor, meanwhile, will take on his TUF 31 rival coach Michael Chandler in the show’s season finale.
Sean Strickland closed out the UFC’s 2022 with a main event clash against Jared Cannonier. Official Result: Sean Strickland def. Nassourdine Imavov via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 48-47)Check Out Highlights From Sean Strickland vs. Nassourdine Imavov at UFC Vegas 67 Below:Nothing but respect after 25 hard fought minutes. What a scrap 👏 #UFCVegas65 pic.twitter.com/Il9ottovcn — UFC (@ufc) January 15, 2023Short notice? Sean Strickland kicks off his 2023 with the main event victory 💪 pic.twitter.com/fQ9msJ7f6C — UFC (@ufc) January 15, 20232 months ago MiddleEasy
McKee talked about the $100k handmade samurai suit he rocked on his Bellator vs. Rizin entrance“Mercenary” is eyeing to become a champion again this yearA.J. McKee ensured his MMA debut in Japan will be as epic as possible. By that, the former Bellator featherweight king meant he wouldn’t mind splurging $100K on a handmade samurai suit for a grand entrance in his Bellator vs. Rizin bout against Roberto de Souza. “So there’s this place where you can go purchase them,” McKee told MMA Junkie. He made it clear that he wants a lightweight title fight with Usman Nurmagomedov at Bellator Grand Prix.2 months ago MiddleEasy
Jorge Masvidal will be making his long-awaited return to the UFC against Gilbert Burns at UFC 287. One of the biggest stars in the UFC, Jorge Masvidal is finally getting ready to return to action. “A bunch of things, man, I won’t say the exact injuries but injuries and felonies and lawsuits and a bunch of crazy sh-t,” he said. I don’t fight because I’m living check to check, I fight because I love to fight. The event will be headlined by a middleweight title fight between champion Alex Pereira and Israel Adesanya.1 month ago MiddleEasy
Both title fights on the UFC 280 fight card are now official. The most anticipated fight card of the year is now just a few hours away. Many times fighters will miss weight and as we saw with UFC 279, sometimes fights can get shuffled around. Charles Oliveira and Islam Makhachev have made weight for their #UFC280 lightweight title fight. #UFC280 | Saturday, 7PM | BT Sport Box Office pic.twitter.com/AHVg2SuxEQ — UFC on BT Sport (@btsportufc) October 21, 2022The full weigh-in results for the UFC 280 fight card are as follows (per MMA Junkie)MAIN CARD (Pay-per-view, 2 p.m.5 months ago MiddleEasy
Charles Oliveira will look to recapture the UFC lightweight title this Saturday at UFC 280 when the promotion returns to Etihad Arena in Abu Dhabi. Oliveira first captured gold at UFC 262 in May 2021, defeating Michael Chandler via knockout in the second round of their highly-entertaining affair. One year later, ‘Do Bronx’ found himself stripped of the UFC title after a botched weigh-in ahead of his scheduled UFC 274 main event with Justin Gaethje. Since the announcement of the eagerly-awaited showdown, Islam Makhachev and his camp, including Nurmagomedov and manager Ali Abdelaziz, have been taking verbal jabs at Charles Oliveira. I feel they disrespected me in that sense.”Charles Oliveira Plans to Hunt Down Islam Makhachev in Round 1With the perceived disrespect received by Islam Makhachev and his camp, Cormier asked Oliveira if he harbors any animosity towards his UFC 280 opponent.5 months ago MiddleEasy
Floyd Mayweather took on YouTube sensation Deji Olatunji in an exhibition boxing match Sunday afternoon at Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Floyd Mayweather vs. DejiRound 1: Mayweather comes out with his hands down. Deji lands a jab, Nice jab to the body by Deji. Mayweather Lands right hand uppercut combination and follows up with multiple strikes to call a stop to the fight. Official result: Floyd Mayweather defeated Deji via TKO in Round 6.4 months ago MiddleEasy
Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao returned to the boxing ring on Saturday night against South Korean martial artist DK Yoo. Pacquiao delivers another followed by a right hand that lands for Pacquiao. Yoo counters with a solid left and Pacquiao delivers a beautiful left to the body of Yoo. Yoo goes after Pacquiao, looking to get back into the fight, but Pacquaio drops another bomb on Yoo followed by a flurry by Pacquiao that once again drops Yoo. DK Yoo via unanimous decisionCheck Out Highlights From Manny Pacquiao vs. DK Yoo Below:3 months ago MiddleEasy