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UFC: Kevin Lee reveals offers from three organisations, plans to stay at 170 pounds after release

‘There’s a lot of ways to make millions and I can make a whole lot more than I ever did with the UFC,’ former interim title challenger says.

‘There’s a lot of ways to make millions and I can make a whole lot more than I ever did with the UFC,’ former interim title challenger says.

UFC: Kevin Lee reveals offers from three organisations, plans to stay at 170 pounds after release
2 Dec 2021 - 6:40PM
Rizin 33 confirmed for Japan’s Saitama Arena on New Year’s Eve despite Omicron fears

Rizin Fighting Federation’s bantamweight grand prix will reach its conclusion at New Year’s Eve event inside Saitama Super Arena, but Omicron straining efforts to import international stars.

Rizin Fighting Federation’s bantamweight grand prix will reach its conclusion at New Year’s Eve event inside Saitama Super Arena, but Omicron straining efforts to import international stars.

Rizin 33 confirmed for Japan’s Saitama Arena on New Year’s Eve despite Omicron fears
2 Dec 2021 - 7:11PM
UFC: Michael Chandler confident he can match Conor McGregor’s trash talk with ‘linguistic jiu jitsu’

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler believes he can beat Conor McGregor in the Octagon, and in the war of words outside it – ‘you might see a different side of me,’ he says.

UFC lightweight contender Michael Chandler believes he can beat Conor McGregor in the Octagon, and in the war of words outside it – ‘you might see a different side of me,’ he says.

UFC: Michael Chandler confident he can match Conor McGregor’s trash talk with ‘linguistic jiu jitsu’
2 Dec 2021 - 10:20AM
UFC: Dana White says Conor McGregor is ‘chomping at the bit’ to fight again

UFC president Dana White insists former two-division champion Conor McGregor is “chomping at the bit” to get back into the Octagon after broken leg.

UFC president Dana White insists former two-division champion Conor McGregor is “chomping at the bit” to get back into the Octagon after broken leg.

UFC: Dana White says Conor McGregor is ‘chomping at the bit’ to fight again
2 Dec 2021 - 10:21AM
ONE Championship: Stamp Fairtex tells Angela Lee ‘you’re my idol’ as atomweight champ weighs in on grand prix final

ONE Championship atomweight queen Angela Lee weighs in on grand prix final in surprise call during pre-fight face-off interview between Stamp Fairtex and Ritu Phogat.

ONE Championship atomweight queen Angela Lee weighs in on grand prix final in surprise call during pre-fight face-off interview between Stamp Fairtex and Ritu Phogat.

ONE Championship: Stamp Fairtex tells Angela Lee ‘you’re my idol’ as atomweight champ weighs in on grand prix final
1 Dec 2021 - 11:34PM
UFC: Aori Qileng slams ‘disgusting coward’ Cody Durden for ‘back to China’ comment

‘The Mongolian Murderer’ hits back at Cody Durden after the American doubles down on racially-charged comments following decision win at UFC Vegas 43.

‘The Mongolian Murderer’ hits back at Cody Durden after the American doubles down on racially-charged comments following decision win at UFC Vegas 43.

UFC: Aori Qileng slams ‘disgusting coward’ Cody Durden for ‘back to China’ comment
24 Nov 2021 - 3:11PM
MMA latest: Reyes vs Blachowicz set; 'Rumble' Johnson returns; UFC 252 medical suspensions

Keep up to date with all the latest fight news, gossip and trash talk from around the world of MMA on Tuesday.

Keep up to date with all the latest fight news, gossip and trash talk from around the world of MMA on Tuesday.

MMA latest: Reyes vs Blachowicz set; 'Rumble' Johnson returns; UFC 252 medical suspensions
18 Aug 2020 - 4:11PM
UFC’s Khamzat Chimaev says he went to ‘beat up’ Conor McGregor in Ireland but was sent home to Sweden

UFC’s Chechen-born Swedish prospect Khamzat Chimaev recalls 2018 trip to confront Conor McGregor ‘in the streets or at the gym’ for insulting Khabib Nurmagomedov.

UFC’s Chechen-born Swedish prospect Khamzat Chimaev recalls 2018 trip to confront Conor McGregor ‘in the streets or at the gym’ for insulting Khabib Nurmagomedov.

UFC’s Khamzat Chimaev says he went to ‘beat up’ Conor McGregor in Ireland but was sent home to Sweden
30 Jul 2020 - 1:05PM
UFC’s Khabib overlooks Conor McGregor rematch for Georges St-Pierre in April

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he wants to fight UFC legend Georges St-Pierre – not Conor McGregor – to go 30-0 if he unifies lightweight titles by beating Justin Gaethje.

Khabib Nurmagomedov says he wants to fight UFC legend Georges St-Pierre – not Conor McGregor – to go 30-0 if he unifies lightweight titles by beating Justin Gaethje.

UFC’s Khabib overlooks Conor McGregor rematch for Georges St-Pierre in April
30 Jul 2020 - 10:49AM
Dana White claims UFC 251 trending as high McGregor vs Khabib – ‘that’s because I’m on the card,’ says Masvidal

‘You know why? Because I’m on the [expletive] card,’ says Jorge Masvidal, after Dana White insists UFC 251 is ‘trending as big as a fight I’ve ever seen in my career’.

‘You know why? Because I’m on the [expletive] card,’ says Jorge Masvidal, after Dana White insists UFC 251 is ‘trending as big as a fight I’ve ever seen in my career’.

Dana White claims UFC 251 trending as high McGregor vs Khabib – ‘that’s because I’m on the card,’ says Masvidal
11 Jul 2020 - 3:57PM
UFC debate: Khabib Nurmagomedov or Justin Gaethje – who wins in undisputed lightweight title fight?

SCMP MMA argues each fighter’s case for victory as interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje looks to do the unthinkable and topple undefeated king Khabib Nurmagomedov.

SCMP MMA argues each fighter’s case for victory as interim lightweight champion Justin Gaethje looks to do the unthinkable and topple undefeated king Khabib Nurmagomedov.

UFC debate: Khabib Nurmagomedov or Justin Gaethje – who wins in undisputed lightweight title fight?
23 May 2020 - 11:37AM
UFC: Conor McGregor would knock out Justin Gaethje, says Eddie Alvarez – ‘I was able to catch him’

Before UFC 249 played out, Eddie Alvarez said he thought Justin Gaethje would need to implement a ground game against Conor McGregor because ‘I was able to catch him’.

Before UFC 249 played out, Eddie Alvarez said he thought Justin Gaethje would need to implement a ground game against Conor McGregor because ‘I was able to catch him’.

UFC: Conor McGregor would knock out Justin Gaethje, says Eddie Alvarez – ‘I was able to catch him’
21 May 2020 - 8:22PM
UFC commentator Joe Rogan ‘excited’ to sign US$100 million podcast deal with Spotify

UFC commentator and podcaster extraordinaire Joe Rogan says his hit YouTube show will remain free and Spotify will have no creative control.

UFC commentator and podcaster extraordinaire Joe Rogan says his hit YouTube show will remain free and Spotify will have no creative control.

UFC commentator Joe Rogan ‘excited’ to sign US$100 million podcast deal with Spotify
21 May 2020 - 9:26PM
UFC 249: Dominick Cruz says ref ‘smelled like alcohol and cigarettes’ in TKO loss to Henry Cejudo

Dominick Cruz lashes out at referee Keith Peterson after controversial stoppage in his bantamweight title fight against Henry Cejudo, saying ‘I wish they drug tested’ official.

Dominick Cruz lashes out at referee Keith Peterson after controversial stoppage in his bantamweight title fight against Henry Cejudo, saying ‘I wish they drug tested’ official.

UFC 249: Dominick Cruz says ref ‘smelled like alcohol and cigarettes’ in TKO loss to Henry Cejudo
11 May 2020 - 8:01PM
UFC 249: Aleksei Oleinik spoils Fabricio Werdum’s return from two-year lay-off

Aleksei Oleinik cherishes split decision win against former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum in Florida – ‘if you want to be a legend you have to fight with legends’.

Aleksei Oleinik cherishes split decision win against former UFC heavyweight champion Fabricio Werdum in Florida – ‘if you want to be a legend you have to fight with legends’.

UFC 249: Aleksei Oleinik spoils Fabricio Werdum’s return from two-year lay-off
10 May 2020 - 11:23AM
UFC 249: Bryce Mitchell utterly dominates Charles Rosa with grappling masterclass in unanimous decision win

Bryce Mitchell puts on a grappling clinic against Charles Rosa on the UFC 249 prelims, with one judge scoring all three rounds 10-8 for ‘Thug Nasty’.

Bryce Mitchell puts on a grappling clinic against Charles Rosa on the UFC 249 prelims, with one judge scoring all three rounds 10-8 for ‘Thug Nasty’.

UFC 249: Bryce Mitchell utterly dominates Charles Rosa with grappling masterclass in unanimous decision win
10 May 2020 - 8:39AM
UFC 249: coronavirus-positive ‘Jacare’ Souza interacts with fighters at hotel in video

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza seen with fellow fighters in hotel at official UFC 249 weigh-ins, in an Instagram story video uploaded by Fabricio Werdum which is later deleted.

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza seen with fellow fighters in hotel at official UFC 249 weigh-ins, in an Instagram story video uploaded by Fabricio Werdum which is later deleted.

UFC 249: coronavirus-positive ‘Jacare’ Souza interacts with fighters at hotel in video
9 May 2020 - 5:01PM
ONE Championship releases first official rankings for MMA, kick-boxing and Muay Thai

Divisional rankings for MMA, kick-boxing and Muay Thai will be updated after each ONE event, decided by an independent panel of media and former fighters.

Divisional rankings for MMA, kick-boxing and Muay Thai will be updated after each ONE event, decided by an independent panel of media and former fighters.

ONE Championship releases first official rankings for MMA, kick-boxing and Muay Thai
27 Apr 2020 - 4:51PM
UFC: Chael Sonnen says Jon Jones is a scumbag – and he should ‘just go with it’

Chael Sonnen tells former UFC rival Jon Jones to steer into his ‘dirty’ reputation after light heavyweight champion’s latest brush with the law, because ‘the gig is up, everyone knows’.

Chael Sonnen tells former UFC rival Jon Jones to steer into his ‘dirty’ reputation after light heavyweight champion’s latest brush with the law, because ‘the gig is up, everyone knows’.

UFC: Chael Sonnen says Jon Jones is a scumbag – and he should ‘just go with it’
24 Apr 2020 - 12:01PM
UFC: Israel Adesanya says ‘only thing Tyron Woodley is beating me at is a rap battle (maybe)’

Israel Adesanya continues war of words with Tyron Woodley after former UFC welterweight champ says he might move up to challenge ‘The Last Stylebender’

Israel Adesanya continues war of words with Tyron Woodley after former UFC welterweight champ says he might move up to challenge ‘The Last Stylebender’

UFC: Israel Adesanya says ‘only thing Tyron Woodley is beating me at is a rap battle (maybe)’
22 Apr 2020 - 2:21PM
UFC: Jon Jones mocks Anthony Smith for ‘douchebag’ outburst; advises ‘buy the family a gun’

UFC champ Jon Jones tells Anthony Smith ‘a douchebag more like me could’ve completely had his way with you all night’ following violent home intrusion.

UFC champ Jon Jones tells Anthony Smith ‘a douchebag more like me could’ve completely had his way with you all night’ following violent home intrusion.

UFC: Jon Jones mocks Anthony Smith for ‘douchebag’ outburst; advises ‘buy the family a gun’
18 Apr 2020 - 10:16PM