‘Wonderboy’ Thompson desires Kevin Holland or Michel Pereira

Stephen Thompson is being correctly selective with regards to his subsequent struggle. Thompson (16-6-1 MMA, 11-6-1 UFC), a former two-time UFC welterweight title challenger, is presently on a two-fight dropping skid after getting outworked by the grappling of Belal Muhammad and Gilbert Burns. Although Thompson absolutely understands and accepts that wrestling is a part of … Read more

Robbie Lawler shocked he’s again on prelims after 20 years

Robbie Lawler was caught a tad off guard when he came upon he could be combating on the preliminary card of a UFC occasion for the primary time in 20 years. Lawler (29-15 MMA, 14-9 UFC), a former UFC welterweight champion and one of the crucial thrilling opponents within the historical past of the game, … Read more

Jimmie Rivera says large pay, versatile contracts attracted him to BKFC

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. – Jimmie Rivera’s transfer to Bareknuckle Fighting Championship was a simple one to make. The former UFC bantamweight contender discovered two main issues interesting when deciding the place to go following his departure from the UFC in August 2021. Rivera, who’s set to debut for BKFC on Friday towards Howard Davis, appreciated the … Read more

Horner: Wolff Brought ‘Element of Theater’ in Netflix-Filmed F1 Team Boss Meeting

Not everybody was on the identical web page in regards to the FIA’s technical directive regarding porpoising because the Formula One group boss assembly on Saturday in Montreal grew to become heated.  Mercedes group principal Toto Wolff slammed the others for “pitiful” conduct, including they have been responsible of “manipulations in the background.” According to BBC, … Read more

UFC on ESPN 37 medical suspensions: 6 fighters out indefinitely

UFC on ESPN 37 came about Saturday at Moody Center in Austin, Texas the place the promotion placed on what many followers are calling one of the violent playing cards of 2022. With violence, nonetheless, comes accidents. Tuesday, the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR), the commissioning physique that regulated the occasion, launched an … Read more

Ciryl Gane eyes interim title shot with Tai Tuivasa win at UFC Paris

Ciryl Gane is hoping to re-enter the title image by beating Tai Tuivasa. Gane (10-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC), a former interim UFC heavyweight champion, headlines the UFC’s debut present in Paris when he takes on Tuivasa (15-3 MMA, 8-3 UFC) at Accor Arena on Sept. 3. “Bon Gamin” is coming off a title-unification loss to … Read more

UFC alums added to Friday’s 2022 PFL 5 card last-second

The second of three 2022 PFL common season occasions held at Overtime Elite Arena in Atlanta takes place Friday and options opponents within the light-weight and heavyweight divisions. Tuesday, the promotion introduced a number of modifications to its 2022 PFL 5 “opening card” (prelims). The principal card stays intact and is headlined by a heavyweight … Read more

Kai Kara-France triggered by UFC 277 odds

Kai Kara-France is used to the underdog function, however this one doesn’t sit nicely with him. Kara-France (24-9 MMA, 7-2 UFC) rematches ex-champ Brandon Moreno (19-5-2 MMA, 7-2-2 UFC) within the July 30 co-main occasion of UFC 277, this time with the interim title on the road. Kara-France misplaced their first outing through unanimous resolution … Read more

Alex Pereira says Sean Strickland combat a title eliminator

The stakes are increased than ever, says Alex Pereira. Just six fights into his MMA profession, Pereira (5-1 MMA, 2-0 UFC) thinks UFC 276 will probably punch (or kick) his ticket into the on-deck circle for whoever holds the belt following the occasion’s conclusion. “Whoever wins this fight will get whoever is the champion next,” … Read more

Injured champ Carla Esparza gained’t let UFC rush her to defend

As she offers with accidents, UFC strawweight champion Carla Esparza gained’t conform to a struggle with Zhang Weili at UFC 281 in Abu Dhabi. Weili (22-3 MMA, 6-2 UFC) scored a spinning backfist knockout that despatched Joanna Jedrzejczyk into retirement earlier this month at UFC 275 and solidifed her place as the following challenger to … Read more