• Demetrious Johnson vs. Henry Cejudo II in the Works for UFC 227

    According to Ariel Helwani, a championship rematch between flyweight king, Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson (27-2-1 MMA, 15-1-1 UFC), and Henry “The Messenger” Cejudo (12-2 MMA, 6-2 UFC) is reportedly in the works for UFC 227. UFC is close to finalizing Demetrious Johnson vs Henry Cejudo 2 for UFC 227...
  • A Bellator vs. ONE Cross-Promotion Dream

    Lately on Twitter, Bellator Welterweight Champion Rory MacDonald and recently retied ONE Welterweight Champion Ben Askren have been trading verbal jabs at one another. It all started with Marco Polo. Twitter user @mmarcopoloo tweeted out a side-by-side image of Askren and MacDonald, captioning the picture, “who would win”. He...
  • Report: Nicco Montano vs Valentina Shevchenko being looked at for UFC Calgary Main Event

    Former Bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko will face Nicco Montano for the flyweight title at UFC Calgary according to reports from MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani. The UFC’s long-awaited return to Calgary is officially official. No main event announced, though I’m told the hope is to book Nicco Montaño vs. Valentina Shevchenko for the women’s flyweight...
  • The Shortlist of Names for Brock Lesnar’s UFC Return

    Oh, boy. On UFC on FOX, UFC president Dana White dropped a bombshell. Brock Lesnar, the former UFC heavyweight champion, and WWE superstar will return to the Octagon. While the timing of Lesnar’s comeback is yet unknown, there are several fighters that stand out as must-see opponents. Of course,...
  • Rumor: ACB targeting Giovanni Melillo vs Husein Kushagov for Italian card

    Some matches rumored for the April 21st card that ACB is organizing for the first time in Italy have started to leak out. Sources have told MMA-Today that the Russian promotion is trying to book a fight between the current Magnum FC welterweight champion, Giovanni Melillo (11-2 MMA, 0-0...
  • Alex Lohore Eyes Move to Middleweight and Fight with Fabian Edwards

    A man who won ten fights on the bounce, claiming the welterweight title; prior to being dethroned. One of the country’s biggest starlets, making his way through the division. Both, could potentially collide in the BAMMA cage, in the forms of Alex Lohore and Fabian Edwards. With names few and far between in...
  • Rumor: possible event in Rome organized by the Russian promotion ACB

    The Absolute Championship Berkut is a Russian MMA promotion, based in Grozny, which in recent years has established itself as few did for several reasons: many events close to each other, high quality cards – especially for European standards – and the possibility of seeing their fights live for free...
  • Uriah Hall vs. Paulo Costa Targeted for UFC Fight Night 128 in Atlantic City

    UFC veteran Uriah Hall is being mentioned as a potential opponent for surging middleweight contender Paulo Costa as the 185lb matchup is being targeted for UFC Fight Night 128 in Atlantic City, per Raphael Marino of Combate. The Jamaican born athlete enjoyed a successful return to the cage and stopped the rot of...
  • Rumour: Darren Till vs. Gunnar Nelson to headline UFC London

    Just a year on from Gunnar Nelson‘s emphatic victory over Alan Jouban in London, it’s rumoured that ‘Gunni’ will now face the rising force that is Darren Till, in the same capital he reigned victorious in last year. The rumour, originally reported by Gunnar Nelson’s SBG coach John Kavanagh, outlays that the UFC are intending to...