Holly Holm, the former UFC womenâ€™s bantamweight champion, gets the opportunity to make MMA history this weekend in the main event at UFC 208, yet admits sheâ€™ll be performing like itâ€™s the last bout of her illustrious fighting career when the Octagon door closes in Brooklyn.
Could 2017 see the trilogy fight between Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz actually take place inside a boxing ring? Following McGregorâ€™s application for a professional boxers licence in the state of California, his two-fight rival has now followed suit and done the same in Nevada.
Paige VanZant might have her hands full with Michelle Waterson this coming weekend as the two strawweights headline UFC on Fox 22 from Sacramento, California, but that hasnâ€™t stopped '12 Gauge' from speculating on a potential fight with Ronda Rousey.
ACB 54 headliner Luke Barnatt has defended the decision by a host of the UKâ€™s leading officials to boycott the Russian promotion, as reported by Fighters Only earlier today, but insists heâ€™s still sure the event at the Manchester Arena will go ahead.
The UFC yesterday announced the inaugural womenâ€™s featherweight title fight which will take place in Brooklyn, New York on February 11th at UFC 208. That was the good news. The bad news? It wonâ€™t involve Cris â€˜Cyborgâ€™ Justino.