An intriguing lightweight clash has been added to July’s UFC 226 in Las Vegas.
Two UFC lightweight prospects looking to return to winning ways are set to square off at International Fight Week.
UFC president Dana White is optimistic that the lightweight title fight between Conor McGregor and Khabib Nurmagomedov will eventually end up being made.
Even in the middle of Ramadan, UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov still has his next potential challengers in mind. Over the weekend, “The Eagle” went on to send an indirect challenge towards Conor McGregor via Instagram.
Dana White defended the UFC’s decision to keep CM Punk on the UFC 225 main card.
MMA fans burst into outrage during the UFC Chile broadcast earlier this month when it was announced a pivotal heavyweight bout between Alistair Overeem and Curtis Blaydes had been bumped down to the UFC 225 preliminary card in favor of Holly Holm vs. Megan Anderson.