Professional fighter Markus Perez has participated in seven UFC matches between 2017 and 2021, and has faced off against notable opponents such as Eryk Anders and Dricus Du Plessis. Perez is set to compete in a boxing match against Joe Riggs as a part of Gamebred Boxing, which is offering the fighter a lucrative sum for his participation. Although he was originally scheduled to fight … Continue reading Markus Perez claims he’s earning triple the amount from Gamebred Boxing compared to UFC.
Gerald Meerschaert (35-10) talks to James Lynch via The MMA Stream, discusses his middleweight fight against Joseph Pyfer (10-2) at UFC 287 on April 8. Checkout for full interview here. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and turn on notifications to get the latest news and fighter interviews. Continue reading Video: Gerald Meerschaert on new 6-fight UFC contract, plans to submit Joseph Pyfer in 2nd
Dakota Ditcheva’s victory via submission at PFL Europe 1 did not come as a surprise to her. As a professional MMA fighter with an 8-0 record, Ditcheva is well-versed in ground game, despite coming from a Muai Thai background. MMA fans may have been taken aback by her performance, but Ditcheva and her team knew better. “I’m not” she affirmed. “I work hard on my … Continue reading PFL Europe’s Dakota Ditcheva was unsurprised by her submission victory, despite many being taken aback.
Mario Bautista (11-2) talks to James Lynch via The MMA Stream, recaps his first-round submission victory over Guido Cannetti (10-6) at UFC Fight NIght on Mar. 11. Checkout the full interview here Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and turn on notifications to get the latest news and fighter interviews. Continue reading Video: Mario Bautista wants Cody Garbrandt next, picks Sterling vs. Cejudo
Loopy Godinez talks with @lynchonsports via @themmastream about her upcoming fight, Alex Grasso becoming champ and much more. Checkout the full interview here. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and turn on notifications to get the latest news and fighter interviews. Continue reading Video: Loopy Godinez on Cynthia Calvillo fight, friend Alexa Grasso winning UFC title
In the UFC Las Vegas main event, Merab Dvalishvili put on a dominant performance against former champion Petr Yan, showcasing why he might just be the best bantamweight fighter without a title belt. Dvalishvili broke a record with 48 takedown attempts over five rounds, mixing in heavy boxing combinations with an unrelenting wrestling attack that left Yan unable to find any offense of his own. … Continue reading The main event at UFC Las Vegas saw Merab Dvalishvili put on a masterclass performance, thoroughly dominating Petr Yan from start to finish.
Islam Makhachev is eager to face new opponents and continue his reign as the UFC lightweight champion. Following his pound-for-pound victory against Alexander Volkanovski in February, Makhachev is open to a rematch but would prefer a fresh challenge from the winner of the upcoming Oliveira vs. Dariush fight at UFC 288. Makhachev defeated Oliveira in his title-winning bout and is hesitant to face him again. … Continue reading Beneil Dariush is a preferred opponent for Islam Makhachev as he seeks a new challenge, rather than a rematch with Charles Oliveira
After reviewing the footage, the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) could not confirm an illegal groin strike in the fight between Jamie Pickett and Bo Nickal at UFC 285. Pickett’s representative, LaMont Chappell, spoke with the NAC and is still undecided on appealing the result. The NAC’s Executive Director, Jeff Mullen, confirmed that Pickett is free to appeal, but stated that there was no clear evidence … Continue reading The NAC states that there is a lack of definitive video proof to support an illegal groin hit on Jamie Pickett during his defeat to Bo Nickal at UFC 285
As he prepares to face UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, Thiago Santos has boasted he relishes a chance of beating up Israel Adesanya. Santos is not concerned about dropping down to the middleweight division but a fight against Adesanya will be a great opportunity to test his mettle against the interim middleweight champion, Santos confesses his encounters with Adesanya in the past had not particularly … Continue reading Thiago Santos expresses desire to put his hands on Adesanya
Ahead of his first attempt for a title defense, reigning UFC welterweight champion Kamaru Usman has sent out words to his potential opponent Colby Covington. Covington’s mettle will be first tested against former welterweight division champ, Robbie Lawler and the schedule has been made, with the fight booked to take place in August in Newark. But Usman would not wait to have his statement released … Continue reading Kamaru Usman releases statement post Covington vs Lawler announcement
UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones apparently will potentially be fighting a frail opponent in the foreseeable future if he gets to engage interim UFC middleweight title holder Israel Adesanya. Obviously, the two punchers are not on the same level currently, but that does not stop the two men from making strolling and throwing tantrums at each other. Jones will be looking to defend his … Continue reading Jon Jones berates Israel Adesanya’s skills in the cage
As a way of shutting up rumours of his imminent retirement from MMA, former UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo has put the pen to paper for a long term deal with the UFC. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reports that the Brazilian has recently signed a new contract that will keep him with the UFC beyond 2019. UFC president Dana White reportedly told ESPN’s Okamoto about the … Continue reading Aldo dismisses retirement rumors, pens new UFC deal