The coach of Israel Adesanya denies the information about the match with Paulo Costa and participation in TUF

Yisrael Adesanyi’s trainer, Eugene Bairman, claims that information about the organization of a duel of his ward against Paulo Costa and participation of middleweights in the next season of the Ultimate Fighter does not correspond to reality. Earlier, Paulo Costa announced the signing of a contract for the title fight, and commentator Joe Rogan said […]

Rashid Magomedov assessed the chances of Gilbert burns in the fight with Kamaru Usman

Russian lightweight Rashid Magomedov, who five years ago managed to inflict the first defeat on Gilbert burns, spoke about the fighting qualities of the Brazilian, and also assessed his chances of winning the title fight against the current UFC Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman. “He changed weight, became more confident, felt his strength-well done,” Magomedov said […]

The head of the UFC: “I don’t think the fight Jones and Ngandu will be held»

The President of UFC, Dana white, commented on the information about the unsuccessful conclusion of negotiations on a likely fight between the current UFC light heavyweight champion, John Jones, and the second number of the organization’s heavy division, Francis Ngannou. “Jon Jones vs Francis Ngandu? Obviously, this is a fight that people would like to […]

Oleg Taktarov praised Conor McGregor for a worthy act

Veteran of mixed martial arts Oleg Taktarov commented on the statement of Conor McGregor, who yesterday addressed Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov and wished the famous Russian coach a speedy recovery. “We wish you health and pray for Abdulmanap, who, unfortunately, is now hard,” Taktarov said on Instagram. “I hope everything will be fine. And once again we […]

Reaction of the UFC and the Athletic Commission to the infection of the fighter with a coronavirus

It seems that the management of the largest MMA promotion intends to hold the UFC 249 tournament at all costs, even though one of the fighters passed a positive test for coronavirus and could infect other participants of the show. The Florida state athletic Commission, which regulates the event, also does not consider Ronaldo “Jacare” […]

Oscar De La Hoya spoke about holding UFC tournaments during the pandemic

Despite a hostile relationship with Dana white, the head of Golden Boy Promotions, Oscar De La Hoya pays tribute to the UFC President, who did everything possible and impossible to save his organization during the coronavirus pandemic. “I respect Dan white and give him credit,” the legendary boxer said in an interview with CBS Sports. […]