Mackenzie Dern believes strawweight title shot could be within reach by year’s end

Dern

Making her Octagon return this weekend in tandem with the #5 ranked strawweight contender, Nina Nunes — surging Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu ace, Mackenzie Dern believes a shot at undisputed 115-pounds spoils could await her by the end of 2021. Sitting at #11 in the official strawweight pile, Dern has the opportunity to possibly crack the division’s […]

Robert Whittaker predicts second round stoppage over Kelvin Gastelum at UFC Vegas 24

Whittaker

Rescheduled after a failed pairing at UFC 234, April 17th.’s UFC Vegas 24 headliner between former undisputed middleweight champion, Robert Whittaker and one-time interim title challenger, Kelvin Gastelum brings with it potential title implications for the victor. Gastelum replaces most recent championship chaser, Paulo Costa on short notice, however, despite the change of opponent, Auckland […]

Report – Lupita Godinez pens UFC contract, meets Jessica Penne on April 17th. debut

Godinez

Undisputed LFA strawweight titleholder, Lupita ‘Loopy’ Godinez has reportedly signed a multi-fight deal with the UFC — making her promotional debut against former strawweight title challenger, the returning, Jessica Penne on April 17th. at UFC Vegas 24 — replacing Hannah Goldy. Undefeated gold holder, Godinez carries across a 5-0 record into her promotional bow with […]

Kevin Holland reflects on loss to Derek Brunson: I’m mad that I let people down

Dropping his first loss in five Octagon appearances over the weekend at UFC Vegas 22, event headliner, Kevin Holland reflected on his unanimous decision defeat to Derek Brunson, explaining how he lost sleep after the matchup, detailing how he doesn’t want to let people down. Holland made his Octagon return against the now #4 ranked, […]

Leon Edwards believes he needs to finish Belal Muhammad to earn title shot

Edwards

Scheduled to finally make his Octagon return this Saturday at UFC Vegas 21, perennial welterweight contender, Leon Edwards has claimed that in order to score a shot at past-opponent, Kamaru Usman’s championship, he must finish short-notice replacement, Belal Muhammad. It’s been an extended period of inactivity for the Birmingham native, however, it’s not for the […]

Report – Leon Edwards, Belal Muhammad meet at UFC Vegas 21 in main event slot

Edwards

Leon ‘Rocky’ Edwards is slated to remain on the March 13th. UFC Vegas 21 card following the recent withdrawal of three-time scheduled foe, Khamzat Chimaev — as he draws short-notice replacement, Belal ‘Remember The Name’ Muhammad in a headlining tilt. Edwards, who was briefly linked to a short-notice matchup against former interim titleholder, Colby Covington, […]

Report – Khamzat Chimaev out of UFC Vegas 21 headliner with Leon Edwards on March 13th.

Chimaev

Well, it won’t prove to be third time lucky for a much-anticipated welterweight pairing of surging perennial contender, Leon Edwards and the captivating emerging challenger, Khamzat Chimaev. According to a report from ESPN MMA reporter, Brett Okamoto tonight, Chechen-born finisher, Chimaev has once more been forced to withdraw from a matchup with Team Renagade BJJ & MMA […]

Report: Rhys McKee returns, meets Alex Morono at UFC Vegas on November 14th.

McKee

Former Cage Warriors top contender, Rhys ‘Skeletor’ McKee is slated to make his second Octagon appearance in a debuting trip to Las Vegas, Nevada. Hoping to return to the win column, McKee tackles another recent falter, Alex ‘The Great White’ Morono in a welterweight clash on November 14th. from the UFC Apex facility. Making his […]

Report: Shamil Gamzatov out, Devin Clark now meets Anthony Smith at UFC Vegas on November 28th.

Smith

Originally scheduled to meet with Shamil Gamzatov, streaking challenger, Devin ‘Brown Bear’ Clark has a new opponent for his trip to Las Vegas on November 28th. VISA issues have reportedly ruled Gamzatov out of the pairing – with recent light heavyweight title challenger, Anthony ‘Lionheart’ Smith replacing the Russian, meeting Clark on short-notice. Unbeaten in […]