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Ryan Hall out of Ricardo Lamas fight at Aug. 29 UFC event

Another booking against Ricardo Lamas, another fight cancellation for Ryan Hall. MMA Fighting confirmed with sources that an injury has forced Hall to withdraw from his scheduled featherweight bout with Lamas that was to take place at a UFC Fight Night event on Aug. 29 at UFC APEX in Las Vegas. The news was first […]

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Mayra Bueno Silva vs. Mara Romero Borella set for Sept. 19 UFC event in Las Vegas

A flyweight bout between Mayra Bueno Silva vs. Mara Romero Borella is a done deal for a UFC Fight Night card on Sept. 19 in Las Vegas, sources told MMA Fighting. The event is expected to feature a highly anticipated welterweight clash between former champion Tyron Woodley and ex-interim titleholder Colby Covington in the main […]

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UFC 252 reportedly sells 500,000 pay-per-views worldwide

The trilogy between heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier will go down as one of the most important fights in the history of the division and that ultimately helped UFC 252 become to the fourth highest selling pay-per-view for the company in 2020. According to a report from the Sports Business Journal, UFC 252 […]

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Sean O’Malley looking ahead after Marlon Vera loss: ‘I’m going to be world champion, he’s going to be a journeyman’

Sean O’Malley hated losing for the first time in his pro fighting career and he especially hated falling to an opponent that he considers to be inferior. At UFC 252 this past weekend, O’Malley’s unbeaten run came to an end when he suffered a leg injury during his co-main event bout with Marlon Vera that […]

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UFC adds Raulian Paiva vs. Amir Albazi to Oct. 31 Fight Night card

Raulian Paiva will go for his third straight UFC victory as he takes on Amir Albazi at UFC’s upcoming event on Oct. 31, multiple sources confirmed to MMA Fighting following a report from Globo Esporte. The Fight Night card will be headlined by former UFC middleweight king Anderson Silva returning from a long hiatus against […]

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John Allan books second UFC fight in next two months, replaces Gerald Meerschaert vs. Ed Herman in September

John Allan will fight Roman Dolidze at UFC 255, a pay-per-view card scheduled for Nov. 21, but that won’t be his first fight back from suspension after all. Multiple sources told MMA Fighting that the Brazilian has agreed to replace Gerald Meerschaert against Ed Herman at a UFC Fight Night on Sept. 12. He will […]

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John Allan returns from suspension to face Roman Dolidze at UFC 255

A light heavyweight showdown between John Allan and Roman Dolidze has been added to UFC 255 on Nov. 21, both fighters confirmed on social media following a report from Combate. Allan (13-5, 1 NC) will compete for the first since serving a one-year doping suspension following his UFC debut. He tested positive for tamoxifen after […]