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UFC Brooklyn Bonuses: Donald Cerrone Pockets $100K in Successful Lightweight Return

Donald Cerrone has been one of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s most notorious bonus collectors during his lengthy tenure, and Saturday night was no different.

Henry Cejudo Ushers in UFC’s ESPN Era With 32-Second TKO in 125-Pound Title Fight

Henry Cejudo not only wanted to defend his Ultimate Fighting Championship flyweight title, he wanted to make a statement at UFC Fight Night 143.

Conor McGregor Reacts to Donald Cerrone Victory: ‘For a Fight Like That, I’ll Fight You’

It’s no secret that Donald Cerrone has been seeking a showdown with Conor McGregor, and now he seems to have the Irish star’s attention.

UFC Fight Night 143 ‘Cejudo vs. Dillashaw’ Play-by-Play, Results & Round-by-Round Scoring's live UFC Fight Night 143 coverage kicks off Saturday at 6:30 p.m. ET.

UFC Fight Night 143 Prelims: Donald Cerrone Dissects Alexander Hernandez in Brooklyn

Alexander Hernandez was not quite ready for Donald Cerrone’s brand of primetime.

Boxing: Manny Pacquiao Throttles Adrien Broner, Retains WBA Welterweight Title

Manny Pacquiao once again turned in a stellar performance as he dominated Adrien Broner Saturday night in retaining his WBA welterweight title.

Dennis Bermudez Announces Retirement Following Win Over Te Edwards at UFC Brooklyn

Dennis Bermudez went out on a high note.

Yosuke Saruta Edges Joshua Pacio to Claim Strawweight Title at One ‘Eternal Glory’

Singapore-based promotion One Championship kicked off its 2019 campaign in Jakarta, Indonesia, with an event entitled "Eternal Glory.” An electrifying title bout took place at the top of the bill, as the youngest strawweight champion in One history, Joshua Pacio, put his belt on the line against surging Japanese contender Yosuke Saruta.

Jose Mariscal Upends Undefeated Youssef Zalal in Legacy Fighting Alliance 57 Headliner

An aggression-fueled Jose Mariscal knocked Youssef Zalal from the ranks of the unbeaten, as he captured a unanimous decision over the prospect in the Legacy Fighting Alliance 57 headliner on Friday.

UFC on ESPN+ 1 Weigh-in Results: Title Fight Set; All Fighters on Weight

The UFC on ESPN era is upon us, with the debut event hosting a title fight with the potential to crown the fourth-ever simultaneous double champ, as Henry Cejudo is set to face T.J. Dillashaw.

Boxing: Manny Pacquiao, Adrien Broner on Weight for Welterweight Championship

It’s all systems go in Las Vegas as both Manny Pacquiao and Adrien Broner made the welterweight limit at Friday afternoon’s official weigh-in.

UFC Unveils New Legacy Championship Belt

On Friday, before the first event as part of the ESPN deal, the Ultimate Fighting Championship unveiled the design for its new belt, called the UFC legacy championship belt.

Rustam Khabilov, Carlos Diego Ferreira Scrap Added to UFC Prague Bill

An exciting lightweight matchup has been added to the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s debut trip to the Czech Republic in February between Rustam Khabilov and Carlos Diego Ferreira.

Donald Cerrone Believes He's Two Wins Away From A Title Shot, Wants Conor McGregor Next

Donald Cerrone is in a confident mood heading into this weekend’s fight against Alexander Hernandez on Saturday night when the UFC makes its long awaited debut on ESPN+.

Dana White Blasts Ariel Helwani for Comments Regarding Greg Hardy Fighting on UFC on ESPN+

Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White is not shying away from defending the decision to book Greg Hardy and Rachael Ostovich on the same card this weekend.

Legacy Fighting Alliance 57 Weigh-in Results: Main Event Set; Two Heavy

The Legacy Fighting Alliance is back in action in 2019 after a banner year, hosting a big event in LFA 57 in Colorado.

Report: UFC Signs Macedonian Fighter, Bellator MMA Veteran Alen Amedovski

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has signed its first Macedonian fighter and his name is Alen Amedovski.

Bellator MMA Announces Full Card for Bellator 214 ‘Fedor vs. Bader’

Bellator MMA is set to bring California a stacked card at the end of January, headlined by the heavyweight tournament finals of Fedor Emelianenko vs. Ryan Bader.

Report: Jussier Formiga-Deiveson Figueiredo Flyweight Matchup Added to UFC Nashville

The flyweight division in the Ultimate Fighting Championship is not quite finished yet, as the promotion is looking to book a pivotal matchup in the division between Jussier da Silva and Deiveson Figueiredo.

Jose Aldo Plans To Retire in 2019, Hopes To Fight In Brazil Three Times This Year

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship and World Extreme Cagefighting featherweight king Jose Aldo plans to hang up his gloves at the end of 2019, ending a hugely successful 15-year career.

'Cris Cyborg' Prepared To Leave UFC if Featherweight Division is Eliminated

Cristiane Justino, better known as “Cris Cyborg,” has suggested she may be forced to leave the Ultimate Fighting Championship if the promotion decides to remove the women’s featherweight division.

Justin Gaethje vs. Edson Barboza Being Discussed for UFC on ESPN 2 in Philadelphia

A potential all-action lightweight clash between Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza is currently in the works for UFC on ESPN 2.

Darren Till vs. Jorge Masvidal, Leon Edwards vs. Gunnar Nelson Top UFC London on March 16

A welterweight clash pitting Darren Till against Jorge Masvidal will serve as the headliner for UFC Fight Night 147 in London, while another 170-pound clash between Leon Edwards and Gunnar Nelson is set for the co-main event.

Vanessa Porto, Pearl Gonzalez to Vie for Vacant Flyweight Crown at Invicta FC 34 on Feb. 15

Vanessa Porto will face Pearl Gonzalez for the vacant flyweight title in the Invicta FC 34 headliner on Feb. 15.

Ryan Bader: Lyoto Machida Rematch is a Fight I ‘Definitely Want’ in Bellator

At the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s fourth show on the Fox Network, Ryan Bader’s impatience came back to haunt him in a big way.

T.J. Dillashaw Believes He Will Outwrestle Henry Cejudo

Ultimate Fighting Championship bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw moves down a division to take on flyweight champion Henry Cejudo this Saturday in the first event on the UFC’s new broadcasting deal with ESPN.

Darren Till Plans on Staying At 170 For 'A Few More Fights,' Then Wants Israel Adesanya At 185

While fans have long speculated that Darren Till will eventually outgrow the welterweight division, “The Gorilla” himself finally seems to be plotting a move to 185 pounds -- but not just yet.

Stephen Thompson, Anthony Pettis Verbally Agree to Welterweight Bout at UFC Nashville

Stephen Thompson and Anthony Pettis have verbally agreed to a welterweight bout for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s upcoming visit to Nashville on March 23.

Ryan Bader Needs to Be ‘Incentivized’ to Remain at Heavyweight if He Wins at Bellator 214

In an ideal world, Ryan Bader would be an active two-division champion if he defeats Fedor Emelianenko at Bellator 214.

‘Jack Swagger’ Admits ‘People Aren’t Gonna Like What I’m Getting Paid’ for Bellator Debut

There is a certain appeal that a professional wrestling star has when crossing over to mixed martial arts. Just look at the success that Brock Lesnar has had in the UFC — where he remains a popular on-again, off-again draw.

Fedor Believes Bellator Grand Prix Compares Favorably with Pride, Strikeforce Tournaments

Tournaments have always been a part of Fedor Emelianenko’s storied mixed martial arts career.

Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos to Lock Horns with Curtis Millender at UFC Wichita on March 9

A welterweight showdown pitting Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos against Curtis Millender has been added to the UFC Fight Night 146 lineup.

UFC Flyweight Jennifer Maia Accepts 6-Month Suspension Due to Contaminated Supplement

UFC women’s flyweight Jennifer Maia has accepted a six-month suspension from USADA due to a positive drug test that resulted from a contaminated supplement.

James Webb, Thomas Robertsen to Fight for Middleweight Belt at Cage Warriors 102

Cage Warriors Fighting Championship announced on Tuesday morning that a new 185-pound king will be crowned at Cage Warriors 102, as James Webb takes on Thomas Robertsen for the organization’s vacant middleweight title at London’s Indigo at the O2 Arena on March 2.

Francis Ngannou Opens Cameroon's 'First Full MMA and Combat Sports Gym'

In 2016, when Francis Ngannou was starting to make waves in the UFC, he talked about wanting to help children in his native country of Cameroon by giving them something to dream about.

Donald Cerrone Just Wants To Be Remembered as a 'Must-Watch' Fighter

Donald Cerrone returns to the Octagon this weekend to take on the fast-rising Alexander Hernandez in a matchup that promises excitement. “Cowboy” claims that’s all he ever wanted.

Stipe Miocic Calls for Rematch with Daniel Cormier Before UFC Champ’s 40th Birthday

It’s no secret that Stipe Miocic desires a heavyweight championship rematch with Daniel Cormier.

UFC Welterweight Champ Tyron Woodley Teases Move to 185 Pounds in Late 2019

Tyron Woodley believes he can conquer the top of the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s middleweight division. After all, he already owns a victory over Kelvin Gastelum, and the reigning champion, Robert Whittaker, previously competed at 170 pounds before moving up a weight class.

Logan Storley vs. Ion Pascu Booked for Bellator 216 in Connecticut

Logan Storley will square off against Ion Pascu at Bellator 216.

Kyle Stewart Steps in to Face Chance Rencountre at UFC Fight Night Brooklyn

After some trial-and-error, Kyle Stewart will step in to face Chance Rencountre at UFC Fight Night 143 in Brooklyn, N.Y., on Saturday.

Cat Zingano Officially Appeals TKO Loss to Megan Anderson at UFC 232

As expected, Cat Zingano has filed an appeal of her loss to Megan Anderson at UFC 232.

A.J. Agazarm Likely to Make MMA Debut vs. Jesse Roberts at Bellator 214 on Jan. 26

Grappling standout A.J. Agazarm’s professional mixed martial arts debut will likely come against Jesse Roberts at Bellator 214.

UFC Veteran Nicolas Dalby to Face Alex Lohore for Cage Warriors Interim 170-Pound Belt at CW103

Cage Warriors Fighting Championship announced Monday morning that Ultimate Fighting Championship veteran Nicolas Dalby will face Alex Lohore for the CW interim welterweight title at CW103 on March 9 in Copenhagen.

Middleweight Title Bout Headlines Legacy Fighting Alliance 61 in Minnesota on Feb. 22

Brendan Allen will defend his middleweight crown against Moses Murrietta in the Legacy Fighting Alliance 61 headliner, promotion officials announced Monday.

Jon Anik Says He's Excited By The Potential of the UFC's Deal WIth ESPN

The Ultimate Fighting Championship makes its official debut on ESPN+ this Saturday, and one of the organization’s busiest employees sees it as an exciting opportunity.

T.J. Dillashaw Hints at Moving Up to Challenge Max Holloway and Become a Three-Division Champ

On Saturday, T.J. Dillashaw will attempt to become only the fourth fighter in Ultimate Fighting Championship history to simultaneously hold belts in two weight divisions, and he’s hinting that he already has his mind on bigger things -- literally.

Update: Dwight Grant Not Cleared by NYSAC to Fight at UFC Brooklyn Due to Eye Issue

It appears that Dwight Grant will not replace Randy Brown against Chance Rencountre at UFC Fight Night 143 in Brooklyn, N.Y., this coming Saturday as originally expected. <

Hall of Famer B.J. Penn Uncertain of Fighting Future Following UFC 232 Defeat

B.J. Penn felt great training at Nova Uniao in Brazil prior to his UFC 232 matchup with Ryan Hall, but the end result was not what he had hoped.

Randy Brown Announces Removal from UFC Brooklyn Bout vs. Chance Rencountre

Randy Brown has been pulled from a proposed welterweight matchup against Chance Rencountre at UFC Fight Night 143 in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Report: Mario Bautista Replaces John Lineker, Meets Cory Sandhagen at UFC Brooklyn

Mario Bautista will replace the injured John Lineker on short notice and face Cory Sandhagen at UFC Fight Night 143.

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