Alistair Overeem

Curtis Blaydes vs. Francis Ngannou 2 in the works for UFC Fight Night 141 in Beijing

April 10, 2016; Zagreb, Croatia; Curtis Blaydes moves in with a punch as Francis Ngannou defends during UFC Fight Night at Zagreb Arena. Mandatory …

MMA & UFC

Lesnar’s Comeback Stalled The Blaydes Legacy

While popular belief is that Daniel Cormier will defend his heavyweight title against Brock Lesnar in early 2019, fight fans still have to wait and …

MMA & UFC

What Beef? UFC Loves, Respects Chafed Ex-Champ

Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight champion, Stipe Miocic, has not been the biggest fan of promotion president Dana White, …

MMA & UFC

In court filing, UFC doubles down to keep fighter salaries a secret

The UFC used confidential fight contracts to shoot down Mark Hunt’s lawsuit against the promotion. That may come back to bite them in court.<p>After a …

MMA & UFC

WWE SummerSlam: The Night Brock Lesnar Became A Beast

2014 was the year that Brock Lesnar conquered The Undertaker’s WWE WrestleMania undefeated streak. Yet the most defining moment of Lesnar’s career …

Brock Lesnar

UFC President Dana White Predicts Francis Ngannou’s MMA Future

Does Francis Ngannou still have what it takes to become a UFC heavyweight champion?<p>Since joining the UFC in 2010, former UFC heavyweight title …

Francis Ngannou

Brock Lesnar tested three times by USADA in 2018

Update on Brock Lesnar’s current status with the UFC, as it’s being reported on USADA’s official website that Lesnar has been tested three times over …

Brock Lesnar

UFC 226 pay-per-view number and what it says about the sport

According to industry sources, the current estimate for UFC 226 on pay-per-view is 380,000 buys, which is in line with how the early returns were …

MMA & UFC

Joe Rogan Believes Stipe Miocic Should Get Daniel Cormier Rematch

Despite how the first fight ended, there are some fight fans that believe that Stipe Miocic should get his rematch against Daniel Cormier and now we …

MMA & UFC

The best and worst from UFC Fight Night 134

The UFC's show from Hamburg, Germany was one of the most unremarkable of 2018 - here are the best and worst points.

Top 10

UFC: Kiwi Mark Hunt draws main event on first Russian fight card

Kiwi UFC legend Mark Hunt has been awarded the main fight on the card when the franchise makes its Russian debut in September.<p>Sydney-based Hunt (aka …

Sport (New Zealand)

UFC books Mark Hunt-Aleksei Oleinik bout for Sept. 15 in Moscow

The UFC has officially announced that a heavyweight bout between Mark Hunt and Aleksei Oleinik will headline its first Russian event on Sept. 15 in …

Fabricio Werdum

UFC books Hunt-Oleinik for Sept. 15 in Moscow

4:59 PM GMT<p>MMA columnist for ESPN.com<br>• Analyst for "MMA Live"<br>• Covered MMA for Las Vegas Sun<p>The UFC has officially announced that a heavyweight bout …

Sport (Australia)

Stream or download MMAjunkie Radio #2728 with Curtis Blaydes, Aspen Ladd and Bevon Lewis

Stream or download Wednesday’s episode of MMAjunkie Radio with guests Curtis Blaydes, Aspen Ladd and Bevon Lewis.<p>UFC heavyweight Blaydes, who beat …

MMA & UFC

Curtis Blaydes admits he wasn’t expecting to be among elite heavyweights ‘so soon’

LAS VEGAS — On the UFC Hall of Fame red carpet, Curtis Blaydes discusses why he wants a title shot at heavyweight, finishing Alistair Overeem, his …

MMA & UFC

UFC President Dana White Gives Insight About Francis Ngannou’s Two-Consecutive Losses

UFC President Dana White believes Francis Ngannou's ego was "out of control" after beating Alistair Overeem.<p>Former UFC heavyweight title contender …

Francis Ngannou

Dana White: Francis Ngannou’s ‘ego ran away with him big-time’ after Alistair Overeem fight

At the conclusion of the UFC 226 co-main event between Francis Ngannou and Derrick Lewis on Saturday night, longtime color commentator Joe Rogan …

MMA & UFC

UFC 226 Full Fight Video: Watch Stipe Miocic Score A Knockout Over Alistair Overeem

Stipe Miocic was on a three-fight winning streak when he faced Alistair Overeem in the main event of UFC 203 in September 2016. But more important than that stretch of victories was the fact that Miocic was putting his UFC heavyweight title on the line for the first time when he faced …

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion

UFC 226 free full fight video: Stipe Miocic vs. Alistair Overeem

Before the UFC 226 main event, watch heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic rally to KO Alistair Overeem at UFC 203.We’re one week away from UFC …

MMA & UFC

Watch Stipe Miocic Flatten Alistair Overeem (UFC 226 Free Fight)

<i>(Courtesy of UFC)</i>Stipe Miocic defended his heavyweight belt against veteran Alistair Overeem in his hometown of Cleveland back at UFC 203 in 2016. …

UFC 226

UFC 225 reportedly does 250,000 pay-per-view buys

UFC 225, which consisted of two title-matches and CM Punk’s second fight, had an estimated buy-rate number of 250,000.<p>According to Dave Meltzer from …

UFC 225

2018 Top Ten MMA Earners

February 10, 2018; Perth, Australia; Mark Hunt defends against Curtis Blaydes during UFC 221 at Perth Arena. Mandatory Credit: Stewart Allen-USA …

Khabib Nurmagomedov

Report: UFC 225 PPV Numbers Under 150,000

Robert Whittaker (photo via UFC)<p>By FCF Staff<p>UFC 225 was widely viewed as one of the most stacked cards of the year, but according to one report, the …

UFC 225

Report: UFC 225 Bombs With Less Than 150,000 PPV Buys

“Oh $%*!” is right.Hey, remember last week when UFC President Dana White sent Alistair Overeem to the UFC 225 preliminary card because WWE import CM …

MMA & UFC

Alistair Overeem Breaks Silence Following Devastating KO Loss

Alistair Overeem has now suffered two back-to-back devastating knockout losses at the hands of a pair of rising heavyweight prospects.<p>This past …

MMA & UFC

NESN MMA Podcast: Robert Whittaker, Yoel Romero Put On Show At UFC 225

UFC 225 did not disappoint.Curtis Blaydes’ devastating first-round knockout of Alistair Overeem shook up the heavyweight division. Holly Holm put …

UFC 225

Twitter reacts to Curtis Blaydes' vicious elbow TKO of Alistair Overeem at UFC 225

GalleryCurtis Blaydes def. Alistair Overeem at UFC 225: Best photos view 11 images Curtis Blaydes put himself on the shortlist of heavyweight title …

MMA & UFC

Alistair Overeem vs. Curtis Blaydes live round-by-round coverage

Alistair Overeem is one of the most accomplished heavyweight fighters in MMA history. He possesses devastating striking but does have an issue with his chin. Curtis Blaydes is a rising star from Chicago with three straight wins.<p>Round 1. Overeem switches stances and gives some different looks while …

Martial Arts

After Beating Alistair Overeem, Curtis Blaydes Only Wants the Title Fight or Francis Ngannou (UFC 225 Video)

<i>(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)</i>Curtis Blaydes discusses his dominant win over Alistair Overeem at UFC 225, makes his pick for Stipe Miocic …

Francis Ngannou

Pros react to Blaydes’ TKO win over Overeem at UFC 225

Curtis Blaydes defeated Alistair Overeem with some vicious elbows at UFC 225. On Twitter, pro fighters were shocked with the finish.Curtis Blaydes …

MMA & UFC