Sherdog MMA News
Referee, Judges Selected for Nurmagomedov-McGregor Title Fight at UFC 229
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:40:15 -0700
Veteran official Herb Dean will be the third man in the cage when Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor square off in the UFC 229 headliner.
Jon Jones’ Manager Insists That Fighter Didn’t ‘Snitch’ to Get USADA Suspension Reduced
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:28:01 -0700
Malki Kawa made the media rounds on Monday, telling anyone who would listen that Jon Jones wasn’t a “snitch.”
Stephen Thompson Eyeing Fight With Robbie Lawler Early Next Year
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 06:02:35 -0700
Fans will have to wait to see the next title fight in the Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight division after the champ Tyron Woodley was forced to withdraw from his fight with Colby Covington due to a thumb injury he suffered in his win over Darren Till. However, there could be another high profile welterweight bout joining them in early 2019 between former champion and knockout artist Robbie Lawler and two-time title challenger Stephen Thompson.
Miesha Tate: Amanda Nunes 'Hits Like a Man,' Has The Power to Knock Out Cris Cyborg
Tue, 25 Sep 2018 05:48:15 -0700
A highly anticipated superfight takes place on Dec. 29 at UFC 232 in the Ultimate Fighting Championship women’s featherweight division when 145-pound champion and arguably the best women’s pound-for-pound fighter on the planet, Cristiane Justino, takes on bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes.
Thiago Silva to Meet Fellow UFC Veteran James McSweeney at KSW 45 on Oct. 6
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:23:49 -0700
Twelve-time UFC veteran Thiago Silva will step in for the injured Michal Adryszak and face James McSweeny at KSW 45.
Jessica Aguilar to Face Weili Zhang at UFC Fight Night Beijing on Nov. 24
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 13:12:51 -0700
Jessica Aguilar will lock horns with Chinese strawweight prospect Weili Zhang at UFC Fight Night 141 in Beijing on Nov. 24.
Georges St. Pierre: Fighting Tyron Woodley Not a ‘Complete Win-Win Situation for Me’
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:08:48 -0700
When Georges St. Pierre returned from retirement last year to face Michael Bisping for the UFC middleweight championship, he felt that all the cards were in his favor.
Alexander Gustafsson Campaigning for Title Fight Rematch With Jon Jones
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:36:58 -0700
Last week, Jon Jones was given a ruling by the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) and a time table to make his long-awaited return to the Octagon, and one familiar name promptly offered to welcome him back.
Coach Din Thomas Believes Tyron Woodley Is Close to Eclipsing GSP's Legacy At Welterweight
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:12:08 -0700
Tyron Woodley’s latest title defense against Darren Till at UFC 228 earlier this month has drawn comparisons to some of the best welterweights ever to compete in the Ultimate Fighting Championship, including Matt Hughes and Georges St. Pierre.
Bantamweights Ray Rodriguez, Chris Gutierrez Top LFA 52 Lineup in Texas on Oct. 19
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 06:20:15 -0700
A bantamweight showdown between Ray Rodriguez and Chris Gutierrez will serve as the headliner for Legacy Fighting Alliance 52 on Oct. 19.