Ferguson signs; Khabib fight official for April 18

It’s official. UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov and Tony Ferguson will meet in the main event of a UFC pay-per-view event on April 18. Ferguson and his representatives from Ballengee Group met with UFC executives on Friday in Las Vegas, where he formally agreed to the 155-pound title fight. Nurmagomedov signed his contract for the bout earlier this week. The […]

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Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone: How long-term feud will culminate in January 18 UFC superfight

Conor McGregor will make his UFC return against Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrone on January 18, the organisation’s president Dana White has said. The Irishman has not fought in the octagon since losing to Khabib Nurmagomedov via submission at UFC 229 in October 2018. McGregor announced his retirement from mixed martial arts on social media in March, but in October stated his […]

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Askren retires, says he needs hip replacement

Ben Askren announced his retirement Monday, just a little more than a year after joining the UFC with considerable fanfare. “I’m retiring from the sport of MMA,” Askren said on Ariel Helwani’s MMA Show on ESPN. “Frankly, I’m retiring from everything.” Askren, who said he’s had hip issues for the past “3-5 years-ish,” was coming off back-to-back losses, the most […]

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McGregor trains two-year-old son in adorable UFC session

Conor McGregor has offered his two-year-old son a glimpse into life as a UFC superstar. McGregor is working towards his UFC return and took some time out from training to put Conor Jnr through his paces. In an adorable video, the two-year-old is seen donning the heavy MMA gloves and throwing some punches at his superstar father. After slipping over […]

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