Tony Ferguson takes aim at Khabib Nurmagomedov ahead of Justin Gaethje bout at UFC 249

Tony Ferguson has refused to be drawn on a potential showdown with Khabib Nurmagomedov, insisting the lightweight isn’t on his radar at this moment in time. Ultimate Fighter season 13 winner Ferguson was scheduled to face the Russian last month in the main event of UFC 249 before the coronavirus outbreak scuppered their long-awaited meeting. The elusive Nurmagomedov vs Ferguson […]

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Champ’s blunt response to UFC boss

UFC boss Dana White has come under heavy return fire from heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic after stating he could be stripped of his belt. As the UFC gets set for a return on Sunday in Florida, White spoke about how the organisation wouldn’t wait for the heavyweight king who has made it clear he won’t fight until the coronavirus pandemic […]

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UFC 249 fight card and start time: Who is fighting on Ferguson vs Gaethje card?

The UFC returns to pay-per-view action this weekend, with a world title fight headlining their latest show. UFC 249 will be headlined by an interim lightweight title fight between the belt’s former owner Tony Ferguson and fan favourite Justin Gaethje. The card’s main event was initially meant to see Ferguson challenge Nurmagomedov for the undisputed title, but their long-awaited meeting […]

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UFC legend’s scathing expletive tirade

Mark Hunt has slammed Dana White for formulating plans to stage UFC fights during the coronavirus pandemic. Concerns have been raised over a plot to buy a private island that would allow the championship to continue despite social distancing guidelines. And former MMA star Hunt, 46, stated that he was not surprised to hear UFC was finding a way around […]

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Fighter recalls bloody below-the-belt mishap

Bryce Mitchell isn’t scared of Charles Rosa. UFC president Dana White is adamant fights will resume next month and Rosa and Mitchell are set to face off at UFC 249 on May 9. Athletes have been out of action for a while because of coronavirus but fighters’ trash talk is clearly still on point. Rosa threatened Mitchell with some serious […]

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Dana White outlines plans for Khabib after UFC announces three shows for May

UFC president Dana White insists Khabib Nurmagomedov will face the winner of Tony Ferguson’s UFC 249 showdown with Justin Gaethje. The undefeated Nurmagomedov was supposed to be in action last weekend in the main event of the UFC’s fourth pay-per-view card of the year. The coronavirus outbreak and subsequent travel restrictions imposed by his native Russia, however, scuppered hisclash with […]

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