UFC 255 – The Fallout

Figueiredo

The landscape for both the UFC’s flyweight divisions remains unmoved from its original lie after Saturday night’s UFC 255 event. Deiveson ‘Deus Da Garra’ Figueiredo continues to shine his star bright at 125-pounds, with the first successful defence of his flyweight throne, while the chasing pack in the women’s bracket continue to hunt down incumbent […]

UFC 255: Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez – The Breakdown

Figueiredo

Finally, we seem to have some stability for the often overlooked and internally considered UFC flyweight division. We’ve only ever had three titleholders in the promotion’s history; the dominant, for so long unmatched, Demetrious ‘Mighty Mouse’ Johnson, the brash, Henry ‘Triple C’ Cejudo, and currently – Brazilian bruiser, Deiveson ‘Deus Da Garra’ Figueiredo who defends […]

UFC 255: Valentina Shevchenko vs. Jennifer Maia – The Breakdown

Shevchenko

At 125-pounds in professional mixed martial arts, you’ll travel far and wide in search of a force as dominant and poised as defending champion, Valentina ‘Bullet’ Shevchenko. Laying waste to opposition on cue, the Kyrgyzstan standout looks to knock back the fourth challenger to her flyweight throne, as she takes co-main event honours at UFC […]

Valentina Shevchenko invites “logical” trilogy with Amanda Nunes

Shevchenko

At flyweight, dominant force, Valentina ‘Bullet’ Shevchenko has been so-far unmatched – scoring an incredible three-consecutive successful title defences. At bantamweight, and featherweight, Amanda ‘The Lioness’ Nunes has scored a combined six successful title knockbacks. Shevchenko is currently booked to take co-headlining honours at UFC 255 in November, looking to score another successful title defence […]

Report: Katlyn Chookagian vs. Cynthia Calvillo added to UFC 255 on November 21st.

Chookagian

One time UFC flyweight title challenger, Katlyn ‘Blonde Fighter’ Chookagian returns to the Octagon in search of her second success of 2020, as she draws recent division debutante, the #4 ranked contender, Cynthia Calvillo who makes the Octagon walk for the second time this year. Featuring at UFC 255 on November 21st. from the UFC […]

Report: Mike Perry meets Tim Means at UFC 255 on November 21st.

Perry

The polarizing, ‘Platinum’ Mike Perry will feature at UFC 255 on November 21st. after all – opposite a new opponent. Originally slated to clash with former welterweight champion, ‘Ruthless’ Robbie Lawler at the pay-per-view event, that matchup was shelved after Lawler withdrew due to injury. Replacing the former 170-pound kingpin on short-notice is fellow veteran, […]

Report: José Aldo vs. Marlon Vera targeted for UFC 255 on November 21st.

Aldo

It seems streaking bantamweight contender, Marlon ‘Chito’ Vera may get his wish after all. The surging Ecuadorian has called for a pairing with former UFC featherweight champion, and recent bantamweight title challenger, José Aldo ‘Jr. next – with a matchup between the pair currently in the works for UFC 255 on November 21st. from the […]

Jéssica Andrade confident ahead of potential matchup with Valentina Shevchenko

Andrade

Former UFC strawweight best, Jéssica ‘Bate Estaca’ Andrade made her presence at a new flyweight home known on Saturday night at UFC Fight Island 6 – joining division leader, Valentina Shevchenko as the only other opposition to finish number-one contender, Katlyn Chookagian with strikes. The aggressive former bantamweight contender seems to have found her sweet […]

Report: Conor McGregor open to November or December rematch with Dustin Poirier

McGregor

A long-awaited rematch between former world champions, Dustin Poirier and Conor McGregor seems to have more than just legs at the moment – as a re-run six year’s after the fact inches closer to reality. Dublin native, McGregor had recently challenged UFC 178 opponent, Poirier to a charity mixed martial arts bout in Ireland on […]

Report: Cody Garbrandt out, Deiveson Figueiredo vs. Alex Perez now targeted for UFC 255 on November 21st.

The proposed first attempted flyweight title defence of incumbent champion, Deiveson ‘Daico’ Figueiredo needs reworking. The Brazilian was scheduled to headline UFC 255 on November 21st. opposite former bantamweight best, Cody ‘No Love’ Garbrandt – with reasons yet to be disclosed forcing the latter from the contest. According to Combate reporters, Marcelo Barone and Raphael Marinho, the promotion now […]