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February 13th 2015

[Video] UFC 184: Extended Preview

With the original UFC 184 main event fight between Vitor Belfort and reigning middleweight champion Chris Weidman having been pulled due to Weidman suffering a rib injury, the women's 135lb championship bout between Ronda Rousey and Cat Zingano has been bumped up from the co-main slot and will now headline the show in LA. In the new UFC 184: Extended Preview video,...
February 13th 2015

[Video] Friday Fight: Henderson vs. Khabilov

Former UFC lightweight champion Benson 'Smooth' Henderson will make his 170lb debut this weekend against Brandon Thatch in the UFC Fight Night 60 main event. In this week's 'Friday Fight' we're looking back at the most recent win of Henderson, which he earned at UFC Fight Night 42 in June last year against dangerous Russian opponent Rustam Khabilov. After a...
February 12th 2015

Thatch recalls meeting Dana White at TUF Tryout

Rising UFC welterweight contender Brandon 'Rukus' Thatch is set to make his return to the Octagon this weekend and welcome former WEC and UFC lightweight champ Benson Henderson to the 170lb weight class in the UFC Fight Night 60 main event. Before he was forced onto the sidelines with injury in August last year, Thatch was being touted as one of the most dangerous...
February 12th 2015

McGeary "can't wait" to become 1st British Bellator champ

British Bellator light heavyweight Liam McGeary will become the second consecutive British fighter to challenge Emanuel Newton for his Bellator light heavyweight title on February 27th at Bellator 134. The event has been dubbed 'British Invasion', but the reigning champ Newton has already said he doesn't expect to be beaten by a Brit. "I really don’t know how...
February 12th 2015

Benson says extra weight "feels great" ahead of move up to 170lb

Former WEC and UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson will move up to 170lb on short notice this weekend to take on rising welterweight fighter Brandon Thatch in the main event at UFC Fight Night 60. Coming off two consecutive losses to top 155lb contenders Rafael dos Anjos and Donald Cerrone, some have questioned the riskiness of Ben stepping up in weight to...
February 11th 2015

Moraes talks WSOF 18 training camp, not underestimating Hill

World Series of Fighting (WSOF) bantamweight champion Marlon Moraes is set to put his title on the line on February 12th at WSOF 18 against undefeated contender Josh Hill. As a training partner of former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar, Moraes has been getting in a good camp in New Jersey ahead of his next challenge. "The training camp has been great,"...
February 11th 2015

Graham Boylan resigns as Cage Warriors CEO

Graham Boylan has resigned as CEO of top UK-based MMA promotion Cage Warriors Fighting Championship (CWFC). Graham has served as Cage Warriors CEO since 2010. "It’s time for me to start a new chapter in my life so I have stepped down as CEO of Cage Warriors, but I’m very proud of what we achieved in the last four years," Boylan told The42. "I thoroughly enjoyed...

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