UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg took a break from hitting the pads to hitting the streets and lending a helping hand to those in need.
Cage Warriors star Paddy Pimblett has ruled himself out of contention for UFC Liverpool.
Following Friday’s announcement that the promotion would make its first trip to Liverpool, “The Baddy” was one of the names that topped UK MMA fans’ wish lists given his history of bringing an electric backdrop to the Echo Arena.
Francis Ngannou made it loud and clear who he wants to fight next and his choice of opponent is probably music to the UFC’s ears.
Coming off his first loss inside the Octagon, Ngannou has several opponents calling him out, but he stated his preference during an appearance on The MMA Hour on Monday: former UFC heavyweight champion and WWE superstar Brock Lesnar.
John Dodson fought out of his UFC contract with a split-decision victory over Pedro Munhoz at UFC 222 in Las Vegas, NV, on March 3, but his opponent is frustrated and upset with the judges’ call.
A few days after the decision defeat, “leaving the emotion aside and evaluating the criteria” after rewatching the fight “several times,” Munhoz spoke to MMA Fighting and voiced his discontent. “The Young Punisher” thought he had done enough to win rounds two and three.
Luke Rockhold is about done at middleweight.
Once a champion in the weight class, Rockhold told Ariel Helwani on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour that he plans on bidding farewell to the 185-pound weight class indefinitely. Light heavyweight is the future division for the Santa Cruz, Calif., native.
A UFC light heavyweight was suspended for use of an alternative medical treatment, but will be able to return to the Octagon soon.
USADA sanctioned Ion Cutelaba for six months due to a prohibited administration of ozone therapy, the UFC’s anti-doping partner announced Thursday. Ozone therapy is an alternative treatment that introduces ozone into the body with the goal of increasing oxygen. There is no peer-reviewed research supporting its effectiveness as a medical technique.
Amanda Nunes vs. Raquel Pennington is on, after all.
The UFC bantamweight title fight had long been expected for UFC 224 on Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on May 12.
The bout was called into question after last weekend’s UFC 222, when company president Dana White declared he was looking at the option of having Nunes next fight featherweight champ Cris Cyborg, who scored a one-sided win over Yana Kunitskaya in the evening’s main event.
Bulgarian brute Sotir Kichukov will step inside the ONE Championship cage for the second time this 2018 as he is set to face former flyweight world title challenger Danny “The King” Kingad on 9 March.
Both men are booked to square off against each other on the undercard of ONE: VISIONS OF VICTORY, which takes place at the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
ONE Championship has come a long way. From its humble beginnings in 2011 as an idea on a piece of paper, to today becoming Asia’s largest global sports media property in history, the promotion has captivated imaginations all across the world featuring Asia’s greatest cultural treasure -- martial arts.
Martial arts is steeped in Asian history, from the ancient times to modern. Because it is a full contact sport, injury is always a risk. Which is why ONE Championship has chosen to place full emphasis on ensuring athlete safety above all. Today, the safety standards at ONE Championship are truly revolutionary and the organization is leading the pack for all global martial arts organizations.
TOP streetball action takes front and center starting today as the FIBA 3×3 World Cup begins at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan.
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SEEMINGLY found their footing after a rough start to the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Commissioner’s Cup, the defending champions San Miguel Beermen look to extend the winning run they are currently having when they collide with the Columbian Dyip in the 7 p.m. main game today at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.Read more ...
By Michael Angelo S. Murillo
THE NLEX Road Warriors played their first game in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Commissioner’s Cup without prized rookie Kiefer Ravena on Wednesday night but still managed to book a win on a collective effort, defeating and keeping the Blackwater Elite winless, 93-89.Read more ...