Jon Jones will ‘run through Stipe Miocic’ later this year, claims sparring partner 

Jon Jones will ‘run through Stipe Miocic’ later this year and his ‘versatility’ makes him a nightmare at heavyweight, claims sparring partner Jon Jones’ long-awaited move up to heavyweight will take place later this year  He is due to take on former champion Stipe Miocic in his divisional debut  Jones’ sparring partner Yorgan de Castro predicts … Read more

Tony Ferguson insists he ‘still has the tools to win UFC title’

Tony Ferguson insists he ‘still has the tools to win UFC title’ despite four successive defeats and weighs-up coaching changes after champion Charles Oliveira’s offer to help Tony Ferguson suffered brutal knockout by Michael Chandler for another defeat  He has now lost his last four fights but still believes he could win a title   ‘El … Read more

Alexander Volkanovski plays down threat of Max Holloway in third fight

‘I want to go for double champ status’: Alexander Volkanovski plays down threat of Max Holloway in third fight and claims run at lightweight title ‘will be easier than people think’ Alexander Volkanovski has dominated the featherweight division as champion He is scheduled to face Max Holloway for a third time later this summer  Volkanovski … Read more

Sean O’Malley backs himself for title shot in ‘early 2023’ with two more finishes

Sean O’Malley backs himself for title shot in ‘early 2023’ after ‘two more finishes’ as exciting bantamweight prospect eyes Marlon Vera rematch after Pedro Munhoz clash at UFC 276 Sean O’Malley has long been considered one of the top bantamweight prospects He is set to take on Pedro Munhoz at UFC 276 in what should … Read more

Conor McGregor brands Justin Gaethje ‘a grade A jackass’ after UFC 274 defeat 

Conor McGregor brands Justin Gaethje ‘a grade A jackass’ and ‘bird brain’ as Irishman hits out at lightweight rival after UFC 274 defeat Conor McGregor was an interested observer with rivals in action at UFC 274 He was less than impressed with Justin Gaethje’s performance in the main event  Irishman called him a ‘jackass’ and … Read more

Rose Namajunas apologises for bizarre performance in title defeat by Carla Esparza at UFC 274

‘Sorry to everyone, I f***ed up’: Rose Namajunas apologises for bizarre performance in ‘snoozefest’ title defeat by Carla Esparza at UFC 274 following fan backlash Rose Namajunas and Carla Esparza put on a forgettable 25 minutes of inaction  Esparza claimed the UFC strawweight title by decision and fight was panned Namajunas in the immediate aftermath … Read more

Belal Muhammad calls out ‘coward’ Colby Covington after dominant win over Vicente Luque

Belal Muhammad eager to fight Colby Covington after calling him a ‘coward’ following his dominant victory over Brazilian star Vicente Luque in the UFC Vegas 51 main event UFC star Belal Muhammad has labelled Coby Covington a ‘coward’ after his win Muhammad, 33, beat Vicente Luque UFC Vegas 51 in the early hours of Sunday … Read more

Dana White still ‘hopeful and confident’ over new deal for UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou

Dana White is still ‘hopeful and confident’ over new deal for UFC heavyweight champion Francis Ngannou despite long-running row over contract Francis Ngannou is at loggerheads with the UFC over a new contract   Heavyweight champion could leave without ever fighting for them again  He is set to be sidelined for the foreseeable future with a … Read more