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Ex-UFC champ Cody Garbrandt planning flyweight drop after final bantamweight stop

EX-UFC CHAMP CODY GARBRANDT PLANNING FLYWEIGHT DROP AFTER FINAL BANTAMWEIGHT STOP

Cody Garbrandt claims his future rests in the UFC flyweight division, but he still has a final piece of business to take care of at...

GILBERT BURNS SAYS HE'S TYRON WOODLEY'S ONLY OPTION FOR UFC 249: 'I'M THE GUY AVAILABLE'

Gilbert Burns says if Tyron Woodley really wants to fight at UFC 249 as he claims, he will sign a contract and stop putting a “show”...

 
 
 

WHY ANTONIO SILVA VS. FEDOR EMELIANENKO ALMOST NEVER HAPPENED, AND HOW THE FIGHT ACTUALLY SAVED BIGFOOT'S LIFE

(Editor's note: Strong language is included.) It's February 2011, and I had already had a rather hectic last few months. First, I caught...

Michael Johnson issues UFC 249 challenge to Alexander Hernandez

MICHAEL JOHNSON ISSUES UFC 249 CHALLENGE TO ALEXANDER HERNANDEZ

Michael Johnson has issued a challenge to Alexander Hernandez . According to a tweet from Johnson on Saturday, he needs a new opponent....

 
 
 
Jairzinho Rozenstruik wants Francis Ngannou bout to be UFC 249 main event, interim title fight

JAIRZINHO ROZENSTRUIK WANTS FRANCIS NGANNOU BOUT TO BE UFC 249 MAIN EVENT, INTERIM TITLE FIGHT

Jairzinho Rozenstruik is down to headline the UFC's next pay-per-view card. With Khabib Nurmagomedov out of UFC 249 due to coronavirus...

FERNAND LOPEZ DOESN'T SEE THE UFC GOING TO FRANCE BEFORE 2021

French fans might have to wait a little longer for the UFC to head to their country. Fernand Lopez, owner of the MMA Factory gym in...

 
 
 
Petr Yan not interested in Dominick Cruz: 'I thought he retired and became a TV commentator already'

PETR YAN NOT INTERESTED IN DOMINICK CRUZ: 'I THOUGHT HE RETIRED AND BECAME A TV COMMENTATOR ALREADY'

Dominick Cruz recently said he wanted to fight Petr Yan , but Yan doesn't share the same sentiment. Cruz , who hasn't competed since...

ALEXANDER GUSTAFSSON: TRIP TO U.S. TO TRAIN IN 'DEEP WATERS' WILL DETERMINE UFC COMEBACK

Three-time UFC title challenger Alexander Gustafsson thinks he still has more to offer the sport of MMA. But he won't step back in...

 
 
 

UFC FREE FIGHT: RELIVE ISRAEL ADESANYA'S 2018 PROMOTIONAL DEBUT

UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya 's fast rise to stardom started a little more than two years ago. Accomplished kickboxer...

INSIDE LOOK: ALISTAIR OVEREEM MOMENTS BEFORE JAIRZINHO ROZENSTRUIK SPLIT-LIP LOSS, AND AFTERMATH

Alistair Overeem was on the wrong end of a classic comeback. After 24 minutes of control, using his grappling to dictate the fight,...

 
 
 

MODELO DONATES $500,000 TO COVID-19 FIRST RESPONDERS; STIPE MIOCIC FEATURED IN ANNOUNCEMENT VIDEO

Modelo is donating a hefty chunk of change to first responders battling the COVID-19 pandemic. In an advertisement released Friday,...

JOHN KAVANAGH: 'NO CHANCE' CONOR MCGREGOR SERVES AS UFC 249 REPLACEMENT VS. TONY FERGUSON

Conor McGregor 's head coach, John Kavanagh, has ended all speculation before it could really get started: The former UFC lightweight...

 
 
 
Aljamain Sterling not willing to be 'yes man' during pandemic: 'I'm worried about my health'

ALJAMAIN STERLING NOT WILLING TO BE 'YES MAN' DURING PANDEMIC: 'I'M WORRIED ABOUT MY HEALTH'

Aljamain Sterling is eying a return - but it has to happen under proper circumstances. With the coronavirus pandemic interrupting the...

IN A LOCKED-DOWN CORONAVIRUS WORLD, WE GIVE YOU THE BEST MMA MOVIES OF ALL TIME

Like much of the world, you likely find yourself locked down in a social isolation bubble during the global coronavirus pandemic. More...

 
 
 
Luke Rockhold reveals the one opponent he wishes he could have fought in his UFC career

LUKE ROCKHOLD REVEALS THE ONE OPPONENT HE WISHES HE COULD HAVE FOUGHT IN HIS UFC CAREER

It's up in the air whether Luke Rockhold ever returns to fighting, but there's one opponent he wishes he had the chance to fight. Rockhold...

STEPHEN THOMPSON BREAKS DOWN POTENTIAL KAMARU USMAN VS. JORGE MASVIDAL FIGHT

Stephen Thompson is right back in the mix at 170 pounds. Thompson snapped a two-fight losing skid with a masterful performance against...

 
 
 

THE MMA ROAD SHOW WITH JOHN MORGAN, NO. 262 - LAS VEGAS - ALEXANDER GUSTAFSSON, T.J. DILLASHAW, MIKE AFANASIEV

Episode No. 262 of “The MMA Road Show with John Morgan” podcast is now available for streaming and download. MMA Junkie lead staff...

Petr Yan: There's no denying I'm next for a title shot with a win over Marlon Moraes

PETR YAN: THERE'S NO DENYING I'M NEXT FOR A TITLE SHOT WITH A WIN OVER MARLON MORAES

Petr Yan expects to emerge as a clear-cut No. 1 contender with a win in June. Yan is scheduled to meet Marlon Moraes in the UFC Kazakhstan...

 
 
 
Michelle Waterson offers support, not criticism, to Jon Jones: 'I will always be here to support him'

MICHELLE WATERSON OFFERS SUPPORT, NOT CRITICISM, TO JON JONES: 'I WILL ALWAYS BE HERE TO SUPPORT HIM'

There may be a queue of people lining up to criticize Jon Jones following the UFC light heavyweight champion's latest brush with the...

PHOTOS: ILIMA-LEI MACFARLANE THROUGH THE YEARS

Check out these photos of Bellator champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane through the years

 
 
 



Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

"We're incredibly proud of him," Vanessa Bryant, Kobe's wife, said. Read more ...

What Donald Trump's talk with commissioners means for 2019-20 NHL season

What Donald Trump's talk with commissioners means for 2019-20 NHL season

The commissioners of 13 major sports leagues, including the NHL's Gary Bettman, spoke with the U.S. President on a conference call Saturday. Read more ...

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Fearing an out-of-control coronavirus outbreak would overwhelm California's health care system, Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency on March 4. Within a week... Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

As cases rise, testing has become crucial in tracking how many Americans have been infected, but officials in some states say they still don't have enough. Read more ...

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

English Premier League players failed to reach an agreement on Saturday with clubs to take 30% pay cuts during the coronavirus pandemic, escalating a bitter public row as their... Read more ...

Wisconsin Republicans reject governor's call to delay Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin Republicans reject governor's call to delay Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin's Republican-led Legislature refused to delay Tuesday's primary election, formally rejecting on Saturday a call from the state's Democratic governor, Tony Evers, to... Read more ...

Coronavirus Has Now Killed More New Jersey Residents Than 9/11 Attacks

Coronavirus Has Now Killed More New Jersey Residents Than 9/11 Attacks

In a press conference Saturday, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy announced 200 new COVID-19 deaths, bringing the state's death toll to 846. Read more ...

‘There will be death': Trump warns of ‘toughest week' ahead

‘There will be death': Trump warns of ‘toughest week' ahead

President Donald Trump on Saturday warned that America's "toughest week" is coming up, predicting "there will be death" as the number of Covid-19 cases surges in the days... Read more ...

‘Democrats make us all morons, I can't vote for this guy' - Joe Rogan balks...

‘Democrats make us all morons, I can't vote for this guy' - Joe Rogan balks at Biden, apparently backs Trump

Podcaster and comedian Joe Rogan has said that he'd rather vote for Donald Trump than Joe Biden. Once an ardent supporter of Bernie Sanders, Rogan's semi-endorsement of Trump... Read more ...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love...

Floyd Mayweather's daughter Iyanna arrested for allegedly STABBING love rival over rapper YoungBoy - reports

Iyanna 'Yaya' Mayweather, daughter of boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr, is in police custody in Houston after stabbing a woman in an argument over rapper NBA YoungBoy, according... Read more ...