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Daniel Cormier: Cain Velasquez aiming to make ‘longer, sustained run’ upon return

Daniel Cormier: Cain Velasquez aiming to make ‘longer, sustained run’ upon return

Milan Ordoñez December 12, 2017 Comments Off

UFC light heavyweight champion Daniel Cormier confirms teammate Cain Velasquez has been back in training, and plans to be more active upon his return.

Over the last four years of his

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‘Frustrated’ Sheymon Moraes wants to quit Uber driver gig to focus solely on MMA career

‘Frustrated’ Sheymon Moraes wants to quit Uber driver gig to focus solely on MMA career

Lucas Rezende December 12, 2017 Comments Off

Frustrated UFC featherweight Sheymon Moraes wants to become a full-time MMA fighter, and talks about being an Uber driver to make ends meet.

Following in on the footsteps of TUF Brazil 1

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Edson Barboza believes he’s ‘ready to be’ UFC champion, disregards Conor McGregor as LW champ

Edson Barboza believes he’s ‘ready to be’ UFC champion, disregards Conor McGregor as LW champ

Lucas Rezende December 12, 2017 Comments Off

Edson Barboza talks about the current UFC lightweight title mix and his upcoming fight against Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Edson Barboza believes he has finally matured as a fighter who is ready to

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Aljamain Sterling on Moraes KO loss: ‘I wish I could stop that shot as soon as I reached for it’

Aljamain Sterling on Moraes KO loss: ‘I wish I could stop that shot as soon as I reached for it’

Zane Simon December 11, 2017 Comments Off

The ‘Funk Master’ hit a major road block on his path to title contention in the bantamweight division, in the form of Marlon Moraes’s knee. But, he seems to be recovering well.

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Gastelum says Robert Whittaker had to choose between him and Rockhold: He took the ‘easier fight’

Gastelum says Robert Whittaker had to choose between him and Rockhold: He took the ‘easier fight’

Lewis Mckeever December 11, 2017 Comments Off

Kelvin Gastelum believes UFC middleweight champ Robert Whittaker is trying to avoid a fight with him.

Kelvin Gastelum is not too happy about being denied a title shot after his stunning

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Shevchenko prepping for flyweight, but ‘sure 100%’ that she’ll fight Nunes again

Shevchenko prepping for flyweight, but ‘sure 100%’ that she’ll fight Nunes again

Zane Simon December 11, 2017 Comments Off

One of the bantamweight division’s top contenders is moving down to 125 lbs, but that doesn’t mean that she won’t be back to 135 to settle a score.

For many, following the

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Despite stunning win at UFC Fresno, Brian Ortega says Frankie Edgar is deserving of next title shot

Despite stunning win at UFC Fresno, Brian Ortega says Frankie Edgar is deserving of next title shot

Lewis Mckeever December 11, 2017 Comments Off

A humble Brian Ortega believes Frankie Edgar should fight Max Holloway for the featherweight title.

Undefeated UFC featherweight standout Brian Ortega pulled off another sensational come-from-behind submission win at UFC Fight

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Michael McDonald: UFC uses bonuses ‘more like a weapon than a reward’

Michael McDonald: UFC uses bonuses ‘more like a weapon than a reward’

Anton Tabuena December 11, 2017 Comments Off

Michael McDonald says the UFC uses their bonus structure as a weapon during contract negotiations.

Michael McDonald had been with Zuffa for 6 years, before he eventually asked for his release

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Swedish boxer Erik Skoglund placed in coma after suffering brain bleed in training

Swedish boxer Erik Skoglund placed in coma after suffering brain bleed in training

Tim Bissell December 11, 2017 Comments Off

Erik Skoglund last competed in September, losing a decision to Callum Smith.

BBC Sport reports that Swedish professional boxer Erik Skoglund, 26, is in a serious yet stable condition after

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UFC-USADA loophole could be letting chosen athletes avoid testing in secret

UFC-USADA loophole could be letting chosen athletes avoid testing in secret

Iain Kidd December 11, 2017 Comments Off

The UFC’s Anti-Doping policy contains a loophole that could let athletes avoid testing by “retiring” and “un-retiring” in secret with the UFC’s permission. USADA refuses to disclose information about the registered testing

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