UFC veteran Brandon Vera (13-7) and colossal Brit Chi Lewis Parry (6-0) will fight for the inaugural heavyweight title at “ONE Championship 35: Spirit of Champions”. The #1 Asian MMA organization announced the news through the official ONE FC website. The event takes place on December 11 in the Philippines at Manila’s Mall of Asia Arena.
The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale will be headlined by former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar (19-4-1) and three-time featherweight title challenger Chad Mendes (17-3).
The Ultimate Fighter 22 Finale will be held on December 11 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Recently Bellator Heavyweight Champion Vitaly Minakov (15-0) joined a training camp with other Russian fighters in Stary Oskol, Russia to help MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko (34-4 (1)) prepare for his comeback. Minakov praised not only the physical form of "The Last Emperor", but also noted that the three-year break from fighting had no impact on Emelianenko's skills.
Recently it was revealed that former professional boxer Holly Holm gets a title shot against UFC Bantamweight Queen Ronda Rousey at UFC 195 in January. It looks as if Holm will add Rousey's rivals - two-time title challenger Miesha Tate and current Invicta FC Featherweight Champion "Cyborg" Santos to her preparations.
Alistair Overeem (39-14) and Junior dos Santos (17-3) were talking a lot on social media about fighting each other and now the UFC makes their wish come true at UFC on FOX 17. The two Heavyweights were supposed to meet back in 2012, but Overeem was suspended by Nevada State Athletic Commission due to a failed pre-fight drug test .
UFC on Fox 17 will be held on December 19 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida.
On Seprember 5th at UFC 191 in Las Vegas TUF 14 John Dodson will challenge UFC Flyweight King Demetrious Johnson for the second time and two former UFC Heavyweight Champions Frank Mir and Andrei Arlovski will clash on the same night.
The #1 MMA promotion continues to add awesome fights to its UFC on FOX 17 fight card. This time UFC announced a lightweight bout between TUF veterans Michael Johnson (16-9) and Nate Diaz (17-10).
UFC on Fox 17 will be held on December 19 at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida and will be headlined by a rematch between UFC Lightweight Champion Rafael dos Anjos and top contender Donald Cerrone.
World Series of Fighting announced through twitter the one-night eight-man lightweight tournament to crown #1 contender which takes place at WSOF 25. The winner of the tournament will meet the winner between Lightweight Champion Justin Gaethje (14-0) and Luis Palomino (23-10) who will fight in a rematch at WSOF 23 on September 18 in Phoenix.
WSOF 25 will be held on November 20 in Seattle, Washington with a venue still to be announced.
After a disappointing UFC Fight Night 74 main event in Saskatoon, Canada where Max Holoway won Charles Oliveira via TKO (injury) the Brazilian was quickly brought to the hospital. Now it has been revealed that the injury wasn't to the shoulder or neck, but much worse and more dangerous.
Watch UFC Fight Night 74 post-fight press conference replay from Saskatoon. Get to know some facts about the past event, what the fighters think about their fights and much more!