Khabib Nurmagomedov’s Return to Octagon Set for October Against Justin Gaethje

The pandemic has personally affected Khabib Nurmagomedov delaying his fight and tragically taking his father’s life. The UFC lightweight champ is moving forward and returning to the cage in October against Justin Gaethje.

Kyle Dalton  •  29 Jul 2020
Khamzat Chimaev aka Khabib Nurmagomedov 2.0 Makes UFC History Pulverizing 2 Opponents in 11 Days

The UFC has its next star in Khamzat Chimaev and it’s a replica of Khabib Nurmagomedov. One difference — Chimaev just made UFC history winning twice in 11 days.

Kyle Dalton  •  26 Jul 2020
The UFC Had to Get Rid of a Notoriously Dirty Fighter

Rousimar Palhares, who specializes in submission holds, was thrown out of the UFC in 2013.

John Moriello  •  18 Jul 2020
Paige VanZant Punches Back at UFC’s Dana White Daring Him to ‘Let Me Go’

Paige VanZant didn’t put up much of a fight in UFC 251. But she’s punching back at UFC president Dana White after his recent remarks.

Kyle Dalton  •  25 Aug 2020
Who Is Megan Olivi?

Megan Olivi is the UFC fan’s source for all things pre- and post-fight. She’s covered UFC for 10 years, has an interesting past, and is married to a fighter. Who is Megan Olivi?

Kyle Dalton  •  15 Jul 2020
Dan Ige Proving Khabib Nurmagomedov and Other Doubters Wrong 1 Fight at a Time

Dan Ige regularly trains with Khabib Nurmagomedov. The champ once offered Ige some advice. Ige rejected it. Now he’s on a six-fight win streak and the No. 10-ranked UFC featherweight.

Kyle Dalton  •  15 Jul 2020
UFC Boss Dana White Must Decide What to Do With Kamaru Usman, Jorge Masvidal

Dana White can’t schedule one obvious rematch candidate from UFC 251 but has other options available.

John Moriello  •  25 Aug 2020
Champion MMA and Former Bellator Fighter Jahreau Shepherd Shockingly Murdered at His 30th Birthday Party

MMA and former Bellator fighter Jahreau Shepherd was murdered while celebrating his 30th birthday in England. No suspect has been arrested.

Kyle Dalton  •  14 Jul 2020
Paige VanZant’s Weak UFC 251 Effort Makes Anna Kournikova Look Like Simone Biles

Paige VanZant might still have a career in mixed martial arts. but it won’t be with the UFC after a horrendous showing in Abu Dhabi.

John Moriello  •  12 Jul 2020