UFC top light heavyweight Anthony Smith once again spoke dirty on Jon Jones, the champion of the division, after Bones commented on the robber’s attack on Smith’s home. In particular, Jon expressed his joy that everything was ok with Anthony and his family. However, Smith does not believe in the sincerity of Jones.
Alexander Doskalchuk of Ukraine, who is M-1 champion, has signed a contract with UFC. It was reported by several sources, including TASS and "Bulletin of the MMA." The terms of the deal remain unknown. The fighter himself did not comment on this information so far.
Following the results of UFC Fight Night 170 the battle of Mayra Bueno Silva and Marina Moroz was recognized as as the event of the evening. Both girls received a bonus of $50k each.
UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov during communication with the press stated that he simply wanted to smash his next opponent Tony Ferguson.
UFC president Dana White has hastened to reassure all MMA fans and said that the battle of Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson will certainly take place.
On March 15 Brazil will host UFC Fight Night 170. In anticipation of this event, all participants have passed the mandatory weigh-in ceremony. Kevin Lee who fights in the main event of the evening could not make lightweight limit, outweighing by 2.5 pounds. However, his bout with Oliveira wasn't chencel. Here are all the results of the weigh-in:
On March 14 the capital of Brazil, Brasilia will host UFC Fight Night 170. As it was stated by the tournament management, the tournament will be held behind closed doors, without fans. The promotion made such measures because of the epidemic coronavirus.
UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov commented to the press on rumors about a possible cancellation of his fight against Tony Ferguson due to the epidemic coronavirus.
The current UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov shared with the media his plans for the battle against Tony Ferguson. According to The Eagle, he intends to defeat El Cucuy by knockout.
UFC promotion plans to hold a tournament in Dublin on August 15. At the moment, it is unknown whether it will be numbered event or a series of Fight Night. Today it was announced that the event will be headlined by a fight of Darren Till and the former middleweight champion of the promotion Robert Whittaker.