Joseph Duffy Explains How USADA Was a Factor in Re-Signing With UFC

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Joseph Duffy is sticking around with the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) is part of the reason why. “Irish Joe” fought out his contract to test the free agent market. Duffy earned a unanimous decision victory over Reza Madadi in his last bout. In the end, he signed a seven-fight deal […]

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Cris Cyborg Views UFC 214 Bout With Tonya Evinger as Title Defense

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Cris Cyborg isn’t officially the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women’s featherweight champion, but she feels like she is. Cyborg will battle Tonya Evinger inside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. The bout is set to be for the vacant women’s 145-pound title. It’ll be part of the UFC 214 main card. During a recent online […]

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Douglas Lima: I’m Going to Show Rory MacDonald Why I’m The Champion

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Douglas Lima isn’t fond of Rory MacDonald’s assessment of his successful title defense against Lorenz Larkin. Lima earned a unanimous decision over Larkin in the Bellator NYC opener. “The Phenom” garnered praise for his performance, but “Red King” wasn’t impressed. Lima and MacDonald are set to compete in a title bout in the near future. […]

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Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 2: Sean O’Malley Earns UFC Contract

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Sean O’Malley was the star of the second event in Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series. Last week, Kurt Holobaugh earned his Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) contract as well as Boston Salmon in the first event of the series. The second event aired live on UFC Fight Pass. O’Malley is the only fighter on the […]

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Leonard Ellerbe Says Conor McGregor Fooled Fans With Training Video

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Leonard Ellerbe has seen Conor McGregor’s training video and he isn’t buying into the notion that it proves he lacks boxing skills. McGregor is set to go one-on-one with Floyd Mayweather on Aug. 26. “Notorious” and “Money” will meet inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The “super fight” will air live on Showtime […]

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Dana White Says Mayweather’s Team Refused Dublin as Stop on Tour

By Fernando Quiles Jr. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) President Dana White isn’t surprised that Floyd Mayweather’s team didn’t want to go to Dublin, Ireland on a recent tour. Mayweather and Conor McGregor ran the show during a tour that stopped at four cities and three countries. “Money” and “Notorious” are set to enter the boxing ring for an Aug. […]

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Michael Irvin: ‘I Actually Wouldn’t Mind Getting in & Having a Fight’

By Fernando Quiles Jr. From the gridiron, to the desk, to the cage? Michael Irvin says it’s something he’d like to do: “I train MMA, I want to do it. I want to get in there one time. My wife says I’m her mule. She can’t have her mule out there getting hurt! I got to go bring her […]

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