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
Former Bellator and UFC lightweight champion Eddie Alvarez does not see reigning UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway getting a win when he faces former UFC lightweight champ Frankie Edgar. Alvarez, who is currently one of training partners for 32-year-old Edgar is also in full preparation for a One Dawn of Heroes face-off with former champ Eduard Folayang. However, the Mexican ferocious puncher insists the fight … Continue reading Eddie Alvarez thinks Max Holloway is no match for Frankie Edgar
The ‘Korean Zombie’ stopped Renato Moicano on Saturday after coming off a tough knockout loss to Yair Rodriguez. However, the ‘Korean Zombie’, who was fresh from a mandatory military service from his naïve South Korea, snuffed Moicano in less than a minute in the main event. Speaking during his post-bout press conference, the Korean superstar admitted his is has cast off the memories of his … Continue reading ‘The Korean Zombie’ targets UFC featherweight title after UFC Greenville win
Few minutes after he brutally knocked out Renato Moicano in the main event of Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night 154 in Greenville, Chan Sung Jung has been called out by Jeremy Stephens. The ‘Korean Zombie’ was called out by the fellow featherweight KO mixed martial artist as he looks to take the title away from him. In a Tweet, Stephens said: “I’ll take the @KoreanZombieMMA … Continue reading Jeremy Stephens calls out Korean Zombie post UFC Greenville!
Chan Sung Jung, popularly called ‘Korean Zombie’ made a good mark upon returning from the mandatory military service in his native South Korea as he stops Renato Moicano on Saturday night. In what was clearly a featherweight contest between perennial division contenders, the Jung-Moicano contest made the headlines at the UFC Greenville event. Jung, who has won 14 of his 19 mixed martial fight went … Continue reading Korean Zombie demolishing Renato Moicano – how it all unfolded
Few days after returning from a six-month suspension, Sean O’Malley has been once more placed under serious suspicion by USADA for substance related offence. The American mixed martial artist was coming off of a six-month ban after he was tested positive to Ostarine. He has been scheduled to take part in the Octagon at UFC 239 but it is not likely he will return to … Continue reading Sean O’Malley flagged by USADA again, out of UFC 239!
Gegard Mousasi has said he is involved in fighting not because he loves fun or just like to ranting about but because he gets paid. The 33-year-old will be in a face-off against Rafael Lovato Jr in what looks like a fight to finish on Saturday afternoon in the main event of Bellator London. The Tehran-born Dutchman will be making his 53rd appearance as a … Continue reading “I’m fighting to get paid,” “I’m not doing this because I love the sport so much, I’m not a crazy person.” says Gegard Mousasi
Alex Volkanovski is looking prepared mentally to challenge either Frankie Edgar or Max Holloway after the fight between the latter two. Holloway faces Edgar on July 27 in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada at UFC 240 in what has been seen as one of the ferocious encounters in the featherweight title contention in June, but Volkanovski believes he is the perfect man to face the The Shellbahour-born Australian … Continue reading Alex Volkanovski feels he can match both Holloway or Edgar
BKFC President Dave Feldman has hinted that former two-division UFC champ Conor McGregor could be in attendance at the BKFC 6 in Tampa. McGregor’s friend Artem Lobov will battle Brooklyn born former American professional boxer Paulie Malignaggi. Although Feldman is yet to confirm the availability of McGregor in the event, he is confident the Irishman could make it to event. “They won’t give confirmation yet … Continue reading BKFC President Dave Feldman hints at Conor McGregor attendance at BKFC 6
UFC flyweight superstar Paige VanZant is looking at exploring a free-agency procedure after her next fight, a challenge that could potentiall end her contract with the FC “I am, yeah,” VanZant said when asked about free agency on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show (via Bloody Elbow). “You know, it’s more for me, I want to prove my worth. And obviously, with my arm injuries I’ve had three … Continue reading Paige VanZant ambitious to try free agency post next fight
As the UFC 235 looks imminent, a report came in that Nick Diaz would potentially make a return to the Octagon to take on Jorge Masvidal. However, 34-year old Masvidal insisted he has no contract yet on the table and no fight has happened.”Gamebred” has fought and knocked out Darren Till back in March but he is ready to take on retired American mixed martial … Continue reading Jorge Masvidal aims for Nate Diaz fight after Ben Askren