Back in the official welterweight rankings, and back to active competition - perennial division contender, Leon 'Rocky' Edwards is pencilled in to main event UFC Vegas 15 on December 19th. as he tackles streaking fan-favourite, Khamzat 'Borz' Chimaev - in a title-eliminator, potentially for both. Controversially removed from the official welterweight pile yesterday due to … [Read more...] about Report: Leon Edwards vs. Khamzat Chimaev booked for UFC Vegas 15 on December 19th.
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A bantamweight matchup between recent UFC Fight Island feature, one-time division title challenger, 'Magic' Marlon Moraes, and streaking contender, Rob Font has been booked for UFC Vegas 17 on December 19th. - from the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. Nova Friburgo native, Moraes looks to rebound to the win column following a second-round wheel-kick knockout loss to … [Read more...] about Report: Marlon Moraes vs. Rob Font added to UFC Vegas 17 on December 19th.
Certain retirements in modern mixed martial arts seem to be few and far between - but for middleweight icon, Anderson 'The Spider' Silva - he has confirmed his UFC Vegas 12 headliner opposite Uriah 'Primetime' Hall next weekend will be the last time he steps foot inside the Octagon. The 45-year-old São Paulo maestro is slated to make his staggering twenty-fifth appearance … [Read more...] about Anderson Silva confirms UFC Vegas 12 fight with Uriah Hall is his last
A lightweight matchup of former division champion, Rafael dos Anjos and surging contender, Islam Makhachev has been reworked for UFC Vegas 14 on November 14th. - from the UFC Apex facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. The placement of the 155-pound bout is yet to be determined - with a headlining clash for the event still unconfirmed. The pair were originally scheduled to meet at … [Read more...] about Report: Rafael dos Anjos vs. Islam Makhachev rescheduled for UFC Vegas 14 on November 14th.
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 spot in the … [Read more...] about Jéssica Andrade confident ahead of potential matchup with Valentina Shevchenko