Dominick Cruz says UFC title shots are about ‘ticket sales and storylines’

Dominick Cruz says UFC title shots are about ‘ticket sales and storylines’ Former two-time UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz is making his way back to a title fight but believes title fights aren’t always granted based on achievement. Bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling successfully defended his

Edmen Shahbazyan details split from Ronda Rousey

When UFC fighter Edmen Shahbazyan went on a three-fight losing streak, after being touted as one of the sport’s next prospects, there was bound to be a change in his career. “I got signed off The Contender [Series] when I was 20 and had my UFC debut 10 days

Mark Munoz denies report of school fighting controversy

Mark Munoz denies report of school fighting controversy ‘I desire to be a positive influence on kids’ Former UFC fighter Mark Munoz was in the news this week when TMZ reported that he has been removed from his position as a high school wrestling coach after reports he

Glover Teixeira: ‘Charles Oliveira is still the champion’

Glover Teixeira: ‘Charles Oliveira is still the champion’ Light heavyweight champion Glover Teixeira still considers Charles Oliveira the lightweight titleholder even though Oliveira was stripped of the title for missing weight at UFC 274. Oliveira tipped the scales a half pound heavy for his scheduled title defense

Miesha Tate wants you to choose her UFC 276 walkout song

Miesha Tate wants you to choose her UFC 276 walkout song Former women’s bantamweight champion Miesha Tate will make her flyweight debut during International Fight Week on July 2 at UFC 276 in Las Vegas against No. 2 ranked Lauren Murphy. Tate (19-8) came out of retirement in July 2021

Aljamain Sterling gets hometown parade in Nassau County | VIDEO

Aljamain Sterling gets hometown parade in Nassau County following title defense | VIDEO UFC bantamweight champion Aljamain Sterling got a hero’s welcome this week when his hometown of Uniondale, NY declared May 23 “Aljamain Sterling Day” to honor the champion. The event was held at Uniondale

Khabib Nurmagomedov doesn’t understand why Cain Velasquez is still in jail

You can add Khabib Nurmagomedov to the growing list of names of fighters supporting Cain Velasquez who is currently in jail awaiting trial for attempted murder. The former UFC champion is accused of shooting Paul Bender, the stepfather of Harry Goularte (his alleged intended target) in March. Goularte was

Giga Chikadze receives 2022 Forrest Griffin Community Award

UFC on Saturday announced that UFC featherweight Giga Chikadze has been named the 2022 recipient of the Forrest Griffin Community Award. Named in honor of UFC Hall of Famer Forrest Griffin, the award recognizes a UFC athlete for their exceptional volunteer and charity work and the meaningful impact their