UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw humiliated Renan Barao whenÂ they first met, but does the Brazilian have what it takes to get the belt back?
The long-awaited heavyweight title unification fight between Cain VelasquezÂ and Fabricio Werdum heads to UFC 188 this weekend, but who will emerge with the belt? Three of MMA's top coaches give their predictions.
WeÂ are only a day away from one of the biggest boxing bouts in history, as Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao step into the ring to finally find out who the better man is. So who will win the welterweight matchup that has everyone talking? FO asked some of the biggest names in mixed martial arts who they believe will have their hand raised on Saturday night.
UFC 207 isnâ€™t just the organizationâ€™s last event of 2016, it represents a resetting of the proverbial chess board regardless of the outcome of the main event. Either the queen will be back on top in Ronda Rousey or the guard will change with the new year in the form of Amanda Nunes.
Following the conclusion of the 24th season of The Ultimate Fighter we nowTIm Elliott will challenge Demetrious Johnson for his UFC flyweight title.
Now heâ€™s got the UFC lightweightÂ championship belt over one shoulder and featherweight strap over theÂ other, who is next for two weight champion Conor McGregor?
UFC 204 in Manchester tomorrow night is packed with highlight reel fight finishers, begging the question, just where are the three fight night bonuses likely to go?
We canâ€™t always get the good things in life. After initially announcing Donald Cerrone would be fighting â€˜Ruthlessâ€™ Robbie Lawler in the promotion's debut event at Madison Square Garden, New York City, the UFC yesterday announced that â€˜Cowboyâ€™ would instead be fighting Kelvin Gastelum. While that will no doubt prove to be a very competitive fight, there might need to be some contingency plans for Cerrone should anything else unexpected happen between now and November 12th â€“ whether itâ€™s injuries, weight-cut issues or something out of the blue. Here are three more welterweight opponents that would be the perfect foil for the UFCâ€™s most active fighter. Nick Diaz Who better to have replaced fan favorite Robbie Lawler than someone who has one of the most passionate and hardcore followings in the sport? With Diaz free and clear to resume his fighting career off the back of an 18-month suspension by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, what the Stockton, California raised fighter needs is a high-profile, winnable fight. He hasnâ€™t won a fight since a decision victory over BJ Penn at UFC 137, which took place almost five years ago. Plus, his younger brother already holds a win over Cerrone, so there would already be a built-in backstory for this potential barnburner. Lorenz Larkin How good has Larkin looked at welterweight lately? With back-to-back wins over Jorge Masvidal and Neil Magny bringing him to the end of his UFC contract, he decided to test the free-agency market. Maybe he hasnâ€™t felt the love by the organization over the last few years, but perhaps an offer to fight Cerrone at MSG would be just what the doctor ordered to keep hold of one of the most talented and explosive 170lb fighters in the world today. Carlos Condit Sure theyâ€™re teammates at the Jackson-Wink camp, but business is business. With Condit falling to Demian Maia via rear naked choke and not suffering any damage in the fight, a high-profile action match with Cerrone wouldnâ€™t be impossible. The only other thing stopping this could be Conditâ€™s frame of mind and whether he wants to continue fighting after he teased retirement after his last two fights.