UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker is recovering from surgery to repair a collapsed bowel after his withdrawal from UFC 234.
FEBRUARY 09, 2019 Burbank, California was home to another edition of the United States ADCC West Coast Trials, arguably the most important trials event for this grappling promotion in the Northern Hemisphere.
Despite Anderson Silva’s call for a rematch, it doesn’t look like Nick Diaz is interested in fighting anytime soon.
Anderson Silva is not young fighter anymore, but he’s still got more than enough left in the tank to put on an entertaining main event bout.
Robert Whittaker will not defend his title!
Looks like the UFC will attempt to book the matchup between lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson. for the 5th time!
Conor McGregor (21-4 MMA, 9-2 UFC), is currently serving a 6-month suspension from the Nevada State Athletic Commission for incident after his fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov at UFC 229.
Marcelo Garcia is a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu under Fabio Gurgel of Team Alliance.
MMA legend Wanderlei Silva, who has competed in the sport for 29 years, said in an interview with Brazilian website PVT on Tuesday that he has experienced many CTE-like symptoms.
After a one-fight stop in the women’s flyweight division, Jedrzejczyk (15-3 MMA, 9-3 UFC) said she will return to strawweight. First, though, she intends on taking more time to relax following her 125-pound title-fight loss to Valentina Shevchenko at UFC 231 in December.