Firas Zahabi believes Tyron Woodley will be a different fighter when he returns to the Octagon. Zahabi is now coaching Woodley and says he will have new tricks up his sleeve for his opponents. The longtime coach knows the former champ has to reinvent his game and the two are doing
The UFC rankings have been updated following UFC Copenhagen! Check out all the changes below! Pound for Pound: No changes Strawweight: No changes Women’s Flyweight: No changes Women’s Bantamweight: Lina Lansberg now sits at #11 following her victory over Macy Chiasson at UFC Copenhagen, and Chiasson drops one spot to #12. Women’s Featherweight: No changes Flyweight: No changes Bantamweight: No changes Featherweight: No changes Lightweight: No changes Welterweight: No
In the past, Jon Jones has claimed to drop his beef with Israel Adesanya but things have quickly changed. This Saturday night (Oct. 5), Adesanya will collide with UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker. This will be a middleweight title unification bout as Adesanya holds the interim gold. “The Last Stylebender” vs.
Michael Bisping has done a bit of an about-face when it comes to Colby Covington’s negotiation tactics. Covington has made it no secret that he hasn’t been pleased with how the UFC makes fight offers. “Chaos” has said that the UFC does “slave labor” negotiations and doesn’t give fighters much of a chance
Israel Adesanya says he is fighting for another interim belt at UFC 243. The Kiwi believes Robert Whittaker is still the interim champion and questions when he was even declared the undisputed champion. “I’m just calling it as I see it,” Adesanya said to MMA Junkie. “I’ve never lied. I’ve never said anything that
Kevin Lee has always been one of Khabib Nurmagomedov’s biggest critics, but after watching Khabib’s performance against Dustin Poirier at UFC 242, even Lee had to tip his papakha to the lightweight champion and give credit where it’s due: “I got to be honest: If you asked me before the Poirier fight,
Chael Sonnen wouldn’t mind seeing Conor McGregor throw down with Justin Gaethje. It’s no secret that Gaethje wants a crack at McGregor. “The Highlight” has been hurling digs at McGregor and has expressed his desire to “f*ck him up” for striking a patron inside an Irish pub back in April. McGregor revealed that he was
There are high expectations for the UFC 243 event headlined by Robert Whittaker defending his UFC middleweight championship against interim champion Israel Adesanya, and Adesanya believes those expectations were set so high because of the challenger, not the champion. Israel Adesanya will attempt to become the official UFC middleweight champion this Saturday at