Curtis Blaydes open to division ‘clean out’ to earn his title shot

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While we’ve got an undisputed UFC heavyweight title fight scheduled for as a soon as March 27th. at UFC 260 — as Stipe Miocic rematches Francis Ngannou — it’s not entirely as straightforward, going forward as it may seem. This weekend at UFC Vegas 19, Curtis Blaydes tackles one-time title chaser, Derrick Lewis at the […]

Report – Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou II slated for UFC 260 on March 27th.

Miocic

Finally, a heavyweight championship rematch between Stipe Miocic and Francis ‘The Predator’ Ngannou has been nailed down. UFC 260 on March 27th. — the one-time opponents are slated to throw down in a re-run from their initial meeting at UFC 220 in January 2018. As of writing a location or venue for the March 27th. […]

Report: UFC planning Stipe Miocic vs. Francis Ngannou II for March 2021 event

Miocic

A heavyweight title rematch between current titleholder, Stipe Miocic, and streaking contender, Francis ‘The Predator’ Ngannou is currently planned for a UFC event in March – with a location and venue for the card yet to be determined by the promotion. Miocic and Ngannou initially met at UFC 220 in January of 2018 – with […]

Daniel Cormier closes door on comeback, officially announces retirement from MMA

Former two-weight world champion, Daniel ‘DC’ Cormier has closed the chapter on his life as a professional mixed martial artist. The Lafayette native has officially announced his retirement from the sport, following his August 15th. unanimous decision defeat to Stipe Miocic in the pair’s rubber match. Cormier, 41, spoke on his ESPN show, DC & Helwani this afternoon, where […]

UFC 252 – The Fallout

The UFC bid a fond farewell to one of the all-time greats on Saturday night – to a chorus of silence at the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas – as former two-weight world champion, Daniel ‘DC’ Cormier called time on an illustrious professional career. The Lafayette favourite put to bed his trilogy with Stipe […]

Daniel Cormier tears left cornea in UFC 252 defeat to Stipe Miocic

Former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion, Daniel ‘DC’ Cormier found himself on the wrong side of a unanimous decision to Stipe Miocic last night in their title rubber-match, and after transportation to hospital, he was diagnosed with a torn cornea. Cormier suffered a nasty inadvertent eye poke in the third round of his trilogy […]

Fight Bananas Podcast 48 – UFC 241 Recap, Stipe Miocic

This episode we go bananas about UFC 241. The Professor Jon Radford and David Van Auken breakdown all things UFC 241, Stipe Miocic, Diaz vs Masvidal, Middleweights bring up the MMA Scoreboard controversy again and Sodiq Yusuff is a rising star! Subscribe to the Fight Bananas Page! Head to Manscape.com & Use Code: DVA20 for […]

Winners from UFC 241, What’s Next?

Derek Brunson defeated Ian Heinisch in the middleweight division in the middleweight division via unanimous decision My next matchup would be: Derek Brunson vs Yoel Romero Sodiq Yusuff defeated Gabriel Benítez in the featherweight division via 1st Round TKO (Counter Right) My next matchup would be: Sodiq Yusuff vs Andre Fili Paulo Costa defeated Yoel […]

TRILOGY!!??

At UFC 241 Stipe Miocic reclaimed the UFC Heavyweight Championship when he defeated Daniel Cormier in the 4th round via TKO. The rematch was built on who is the greatest heavyweight in UFC history. In the historic main event fight which saw both fighters have moments of dominance over the other. The fight quickly went […]

History Awaits

Saturday night at UFC 241 history will be made. In the Main Event the UFC Heavyweight Championship will be on the line in a epic rematch. The Champ Daniel Cormier will put his belt on the line again against Stipe Micro. Stipe holds the UFC record for most heavyweight title defenses and is one of […]