At the UFC Fight Night 123 weigh-ins, bantamweight Benito ‘Golden Boy’ Lopez shoved opponent Albert Morales, and now he’s out 10% of his show money.
ONE Championship 66 took place Saturday, December 9th at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand. The event was headlined by a men’s strawweight title fight.
Odds range from -427 to near even at UFC Fight Night 123 also known as UFC Fight Night: Swanson vs. Ortega and UFC Fresno.
Today, Evolve Vacation brings you Three Ways To Escape From Back Control.
Nate Diaz: “UFC offered me title fight in any weight class. I’m kool though. I’ll give em a shot when they do something good. On to the next sport for now.”
Invicta Fighting Championship 26 will take place Friday, December 8th from the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri. The event is headlined by a flyweight title fight between Jennifer Maia and Agnieszka Niedzwiedz and will air exclusively on UFC Fight Pass.
“Today, City Council passed a bylaw that will temporarily halt issuing new licences or event permits for combative sports in the City of Edmonton.”
In a big step forward for MMA in Italy, Venator FC co-founder and matchmaker Alex Dandi has announced that anti-doping tests were carried out for Venator Kingdom I.
UFC Fight Night 123 official, early weigh-ins take place at around Noon ET (9:00 a.m. local time) while the ceremonial weigh-ins awill take place at 6:00 p.m. ET.
Cub Swanson: “I also think both of them were very pampered. You know I’ll take slack for saying that, but it’s very true.
As usual, the pre-fight marketing images for Invicta FC are the best in business; this time they went for a high school yearbook look, and it’s fun.
Conor McGregor: I have transcended both the sport of MMA and boxing. … potential opponents must lobby for fights with me.”
Rasul Yakhyaev may not have appeared in ONE Championship for two years, but he could earn a world title shot if he is successful in his next bout.
There’s an inherent level of danger in combat sports, but the single most dangerous aspect of MMA that can be prevented is the culture of extreme weight cutting.
Interim middleweight champion Robert Whittaker will fight Luke Rockhold at UFC 221 on February 11, 2018, at Perth Arena in Perth, Western Australia.
“After a full medical analysis at the Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health in Las Vegas, UFC confirms that heavyweight athlete Mark Hunt has been cleared to compete.”
Nicco Montano: “Ahxéhee’ shikéí dóó shidiné’é. Ayóo ániiníshní.” (Thank you my friends/family and my people. I love you.)
Invicta FC 26: Maia vs. Niedwiedz weigh-ins take place on Thursday at 7:00 p.m. ET.
Coach: “People who know me for a long time and know my work know that I’d be the last person to do this, especially because I know from A to Z about anabolic steroids.”
Joe Rogan: “The way he fights, his fight IQ, his ability to find a weakness and see it, his predatory behavior inside the octagon, I think he’s the best.”