Fight Night Glasgow official weigh-in results

[ad_1] Check out the weigh in results for UFC Fight Night Glasgow, which is headlined by Gunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbio, and airs live on FS1 from the Hydro Arena in Glasgow, Scotland on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at 3pm ET / 12pm PT. Four prelim bouts will air live on FS1 starting at 1pm ET / […]

Figueroa, Guerrero need victory for different reasons

[ad_1] Welterweights Omar Figueroa and Robert Guerrero have both won world titles, been television regulars and been in exciting fights, but both have largely been forgotten by the boxing public. The reasons: Figueroa, though he is still undefeated, has not boxed in 19 months. Out of sight, out of mind. Guerrero has been out of […]

Ray always knew he'd make it to the UFC

[ad_1] One of the most surreal moments in Stevie Ray’s UFC career occurred to him outside the Octagon. After “Braveheart” fought, and beat, Ross Pearson last November in Belfast, a picture circulated online that showed the two competitors years earlier. In front of the Octagon, cool and collected, stood Pearson in a suit, laying his […]

Olympian Mayer sets pro debut on ESPN card

[ad_1] Lightweight Mikaela Mayer, a 2016 U.S. Olympian, has signed a promotional agreement and will turn pro with Top Rank, the company announced Friday. Mayer’s pro debut, a scheduled four-rounder at a contract weight of 132 pounds, will take place on Aug. 5 on the undercard of the ESPN card headlined by Vasyl Lomachenko’s junior […]

Calderwood eager to show skills in home town

[ad_1] In a sport that can be merciless, moments of pure beauty materialize every now and again. Such was the case when Joanne Calderwood battled back from adversity in Glasgow, Scotland and took the win, as well as Fight of the Night honors, in front of her home crowd at UFC Fight Night: Bisping vs. […]

Northcutt-Makdessi scrapped from UFC 214 card

[ad_1] Due to injuries suffered by both fighters, the lightweight bout between Sage Northcutt and John Makdessi has been pulled from the UFC 214 event on July 29. The bout will not be replaced and the card will proceed with 12 bouts. In the UFC 214 main event, which airs live on Pay-Per-View from Honda […]

McGregor, Mayweather Ramp Up Taunts in London

[ad_1] Now it’s back to business for Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor. After trips to Los Angeles, Toronto and Brooklyn, the two combatants in the Aug. 26 megafight at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas traveled to London, England on Friday for the last stop in their World Tour, and it was more of the same […]

Fight Night Glasgow – Fight by Fight Preview

[ad_1] GUNNAR NELSON VS SANTIAGO PONZINIBBIO Gunnar Nelson and Santiago Ponzinibbio are two of the most intriguing fighters in the welterweight division, but for different reasons. Nelson is a technical wizard whose unique style is always compelling to watch. Ponzinibbio is more visceral in his attack, and he’s always down for a sweat and blood […]

The Mayweather-McGregor world tour a spectacle … and thankfully it's over

[ad_1] LONDON — Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor on Friday concluded what will in all likelihood be the most entertaining portion of a two-month hyperbolic odyssey that will conclude Aug. 26 with arguably the greatest pound-for-pound boxer in history stepping into the ring against a man who has never been in a professional boxing match […]

Melindo to defend belt against ex-titlist Budler

[ad_1] Junior flyweight world titleholder Milan Melindo will make his first defense when he faces former strawweight titlist Hekkie Budler, ALA Promotions has announced. Melindo and Budler will square off Sept. 16 at the Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu City, Philippines, Melindo’s home country. On May 21 in Tokyo, Melindo (36-2, 13 KOs) scored […]