The newly crowned UFC strawweight champion found herself in a scary situation Thursday morning in Niteroi, Brazil.Continue reading “UFC strawweight champ Jessica Andrade robbed at gunpoint in Brazil”
First reported by Brett Okamoto, Dana White has told ESPN that the UFC is close to finalizing a featherweight bout between Cris Cyborg and Felicia Spencer for UFC 240 on July 27 in Edmonton, Canada.Continue reading “Report: Cris Cyborg vs. Felicia Spencer targeted for UFC 240 in Edmonton”
First reported by MMA Junkie, the UFC is looking to finalize a bout between Germaine de Randamie and Aspen Ladd as the main event for UFC on ESPN+ 13 on July 13 in Sacramento, Calif.Continue reading “Report: Aspen Ladd vs. Germaine de Randamie targeted for UFC Sacramento main event”
Cynthia Calvillo has secured a spot on the upcoming Fight Night card in her hometown of Sacramento– and she’ll be taking on the former Invicta FC strawweight champion, Livinha Souza.
Calvillo (8-1) last fought in February, defeating Cortney Casey via decision in Phoenix. Prior to that, she submitted Poliana Botelho in the first round to get back in the win column.
Souza (13-1) made an impactful debut in the UFC when she submitted Alex Chambers. She followed that performance up with a split-decision win over fellow Brazilian standout Sarah Frota.
UFC Sacramento takes place on Golden 1 Center in Sacrameto, Calif., on July 13. The event will air on ESPN.
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Former UFC Flyweight Champion Nicco Montano is finally returning to the Octagon. And this time, she’s fighting at bantamweight.Continue reading “ICYMI: Nicco Montano returns at bantamweight, meets Sara McMann”
Saturday night at the UFC on ESPN+ 10 event, Felicia Spencer emerged victorious in featherweight action, defeating Megan Anderson via first-round submission (rear-naked choke).Continue reading “UFC Rochester results: Felicia Spencer defeats Megan Anderson via first-round submission”
Saturday night at the UFC on ESPN+ 10 event, Aspen Ladd emerged victorious in bantamweight action, earning the unanimous decision win over Sijara Eubanks (30-26, 29-27, 29-28).Continue reading “UFC Rochester results: Aspen Ladd defeats Sijara Eubanks via unanimous decision”
‘UFC on ESPN+ 10’ takes place this Saturday 18 May from the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, New York, United States.Continue reading “UFC Rochester weigh-in results: Anderson vs. Spencer and Eubanks vs. Ladd are made official”
UFC Hall of Famer Ronda Rousey says that headlining her first UFC pay-per-view was a bigger moment than headlining WWE’s Wrestlemania 36.Continue reading “Ronda Rousey says her first UFC pay-per-view main event ‘felt bigger’ and was more ‘pivotal’ than headlining Wrestlemania 36”