Dana White explains why he didn’t contract Bo Nickal at the UFC at DWCS

Dana White explains why he didn’t contract Bo Nickal at the UFC at DWCS

LAS VEGAS – UFC President Dana White believes in Bo Nickal’s skills as a fighter, but was still not ready to give him a UFC contract on Tuesday night. In the Dany White’s Contender Series 49 feature-length fight, Nickal entered the cage a second time as a professional fighter and quickly dealt with his opponent … Read more

Jamahal Hill retains Thiago Santos in fourth place to claim UFC’s signature light heavyweight victory

Jamahal Hill retains Thiago Santos in fourth place to claim UFC’s signature light heavyweight victory

All that was missing in Jamahal Hill’s promotion to the UFC was a signature victory. He got it on Saturday. Hill held off former title contender Thiago Santos via TKO in Round 4 of the UFC Fight Night Main Event at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. Hill threw Santos with punches, then finished it … Read more

Izrael Adesanya to defend the title of middleweight vs. Alex Pereira in the UFC 281 headliner

Izrael Adesanya to defend the title of middleweight vs.  Alex Pereira in the UFC 281 headliner

The UFC has its main event at Madison Square Garden. On November 12 in New York, Israel Adesanya will defend his UFC middleweight title against old rival Alex Pereira in the UFC 281 headliner, Adesanya announced on Friday at the SportsCenter. Pereira has two kickboxing victories over Adesanya, including one by knockout. ESPN has Adesanya … Read more

Former UFC champion Cain Velasquez pleads not guilty of attempted murder

Former UFC champion Cain Velasquez pleads not guilty of attempted murder

Former UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez pleaded not guilty on Friday to an attempted murder in Santa Clara County, California, his lawyer Mark Geragos told ESPN. Velasquez, 40, is charged with attempted murder and 10 other gun-related charges resulting from an incident where he allegedly pursued a man, Harry Goularte – who is accused of … Read more