Las Vegas – For the first time in over two years, UFC returns to Arizona and welcomes fans back at full capacity with a pair of highly anticipated championship rematches. Headlining the event will be middleweight champion Israel Adesanya, as he looks to fend off No. 3 ranked contender Marvin Vettori. In the co-main event, flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo and No. 1 … [Read more...] about UFC 263 WELCOMES FANS BACK TO ARIZONA
A fight that has more on the line than just a UFC championship is a very rare occurrence inside the octagon. However, the UFC middleweight championship bout that is definitely going to happen before years end between reigning champion Israel Adesanya and challenger Paulo Costa has something on the line that is equally as important to both of these fighters. For the 1st time … [Read more...] about Adesanya vs Costa: More Than A Title Fight As Somebody’s 0 Has Got To Go
Last night in Las Vegas Nevada was supposed to be the night that Israel Adesanya and Yoel Romero clashed for the UFC middleweight championship of the world. Some dubbed it as the true coming-out party for the champion Adesanya in his 1st defense of his middleweight world championship against the perceived scariest man in the division in Romero that nobody wanted to fight. … [Read more...] about UFC 248: It Takes Two To Make A Fight Go Right Or Wrong
The most important day during fight week is always weigh-in day. UFC 248 had their weigh-in day today and for the most part, it went off with just one little hiccup. With the exception of strawweight Emily Whitmire, all the other fighters hit the target. Whitmire missed the strawweight limit of a 116 pounds by 1.5 pounds when she stepped on the scale at 117.5 earlier today … [Read more...] about UFC 248 Official Weigh-In Results: 23 Of 24 Fighters Hit The Mark
The UFC has always wanted to be recognized as the 5th major league sport to take place in the United States. They wanted a spot at the table alongside the NFL, MLB, NHL, and the NBA as a legitimate major league sporting competition. The powers that be at the UFC have done a great job in my opinion of elevating their brand and the sport of mixed martial arts as a whole, … [Read more...] about The NFL-MLB-NBA-NHL All Have Seasons Should The UFC Too ?