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Yair Rodriguez: ‘I couldn’t handle the pressure’ of being UFC’s next top prospect

Yair Rodriguez: ‘I couldn’t handle the pressure’ of being UFC’s next top prospect

Milan Ordoñez February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Rising star Yair Rodriguez admits that he was rattled by the pressure of being the UFC’s next top prospect.

Fast-rising prospect Yair Rodriguez was on his way to becoming the

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Feature: The link between soldiers and fighters in Chechnya

Feature: The link between soldiers and fighters in Chechnya

Karim Zidan February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Karim Zidan delves into Chechnya’s plans to open an International Special Forces Training Centre, which highlights the link between athletic instruction and military training. 

On May 21, 2017, scores of Chechen citizens

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Video: UFC on Fox: Emmett vs. Stephens Road to the Octagon

Video: UFC on Fox: Emmett vs. Stephens Road to the Octagon

Tim Burke February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Check out the Road to the Octagon episode for this weekend’s Fox event in Orlando.

The UFC is back with another Fox show, which goes down this Saturday in Orlando. The show

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Medeiros on UFC Austin loss: ‘Where’s Mario Yamasaki when you needed him?’

Medeiros on UFC Austin loss: ‘Where’s Mario Yamasaki when you needed him?’

Milan Ordoñez February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Yancy Medeiros speaks about his first-round stoppage loss to Donald Cerrone at UFC Austin this weekend.

Number 15-ranked welterweight contender Yancy Medeiros snapped his three-fight win streak on Sunday when

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Mitrione accuses Nelson for ‘cheating’ at Bellator 194

Mitrione accuses Nelson for ‘cheating’ at Bellator 194

Harry Davies February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Bellator heavyweight Matt Mitrione launched a tirade against Roy Nelson for ‘cheating’ in their bout at Bellator 194 last Friday.

Matt Mitrione and Roy Nelson were on fairly good terms

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Romero: Rockhold was on my ‘blacklist’ ahead of UFC 221

Romero: Rockhold was on my ‘blacklist’ ahead of UFC 221

Milan Ordoñez February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Yoel Romero apparently made things personal between him and Luke Rockhold in preparation for UFC 221 a week ago.

Through the build-up of UFC 221, there was some tension between

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Bellator releases 13 fighters including former title challenger

Bellator releases 13 fighters including former title challenger

Tim Burke February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Bellator trimmed their roster considerably over the weekend, and a couple of the releases were surprising.

With all the recent signings that have come over from the UFC, it seems that Bellator

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McGregor: Mayweather has pulled out of rematch negotiations

McGregor: Mayweather has pulled out of rematch negotiations

Tim Burke February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Conor McGregor decided to clown on Floyd Mayweather a bit on social media. Again.

Ever since Conor McGregor entered a boxing ring last August and came up short against Read More »

Formiga: Demetrious Johnson ‘still has big challenges at flyweight’

Formiga: Demetrious Johnson ‘still has big challenges at flyweight’

Lucas Rezende February 20, 2018 Comments Off

Jussier Formiga feels like it’s his turn to fight Demetrious Johnson for the UFC flyweight title.

UFC flyweight contender Jussier Formiga believes the time has come for his title shot.

As

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Report: ‘Mutante’ takes on Karl Roberson at UFC 224

Report: ‘Mutante’ takes on Karl Roberson at UFC 224

Lucas Rezende February 20, 2018 Comments Off

TUF Brazil 1 champion Cezar Ferreira will meet Karl Roberson at UFC 224 in Rio de Janeiro.

The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 1 middleweight champion Cezar Ferreira will return to his home

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