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Michael Chiesa (left) and Neil Magny (right) will face off in the main event of Wednesday’s UFC card on Fight Island. (Image: Getty)

Chiesa, Magny Headline Wednesday UFC Card After COVID Cancellations

The UFC has rescheduled or canceled several bouts that it intended to be a part of Wednesday’s UFC on ESPN card — its second of three events on Fight Island in Abu Dhabi this January. But, even after those changes, the promotion has still put together a solid welterweight headliner […]

Conor McGregor has faced legal issues throughout his career, including an arrest after UFC 223. (Image: The Mega Agency)

Woman Files Personal Injury Lawsuit in Ireland Against Conor McGregor

Conor McGregor is facing a multimillion-dollar lawsuit from a woman over an alleged personal injury incident, according to multiple media reports. Attorney Dave Coleman told ESPN that his client filed suit on Monday in the High Court in Dublin, Ireland. Civil Charges Follow Police Investigation The case involves an alleged […]

Etihad Arena on Fight Island will host up to 2,000 fans for each UFC card in January. (Image: @etihadarena_ae/Twitter)

UFC Notebook: Fans on Fight Island, White Working on Potential Superfights

The UFC became the first major sports organization to return to action after the COVID-19 pandemic shut down most leagues in March. Since that time, most competitions have resumed, some even inviting fans while UFC fighters continue to battle in empty arenas. That dynamic will change in January, as the […]

Jake Paul called out Conor McGregor in a video while wearing the Irish flag, smoking a cigar, and drinking whisky. (Image: Jake Paul/Instagram)

Jake Paul Calls Out Conor McGregor, Attacks Teammate; MMA World Reacts

Fresh off his victory over former NBA player Nate Robinson, YouTuber Jake Paul is now setting his sights on an even bigger fight: one with former UFC champion Conor McGregor. Paul called out McGregor on Instagram Monday night, posting an expletive-laden video in which he claimed to have made a […]

Deiveson Figueiredo faces Brandon Moreno in the main event of UFC 256. (Image: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa/Getty)

UFC 256 Live Results, Scoring: Figueiredo Faces Moreno in Flyweight Title Bout

Deiveson Figueiredo last defended his flyweight title three weeks ago, but he’s back in action tonight against challenger Brandon Moreno in the main event of UFC 256. That’s the headliner of a pay-per-view main card containing five fights, along with five more preliminary bouts on free and streaming television. If […]

Ilima-Lei Macfarlane (pictured) will defend her flyweight title against fellow undefeated fighter Juliana Velasquez in the main event of Bellator 254. (Image: Wilson Fox/Bellator)

Bellator 254 Odds: Undefeated Flyweights Macfarlane, Velasquez Face Off for Title

Bellator women’s flyweight champion Ilima-Lei Macfarlane will put her belt on the line Thursday against undefeated Juliana Velasquez in the main event of Bellator 254 at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut. Macfarlane (11-0) won the inaugural Bellator women’s flyweight championship in November 2017, and has successfully defended her crown four […]

Deiveson Figueiredo (left) defends his flyweight title against Alex Perez (right) at UFC 255. (Image: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa)

UFC 255 Live Results and Scoring: Figueiredo vs. Perez, Shevchenko vs. Maia

Both flyweight champion Deiveson Figueiredo and women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko will put their titles on the line at UFC 255 on Saturday night from the Apex facility in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view main card includes five fights in total, and begins at 10 pm Eastern. If you’re not planning […]

Deiveson Figueiredo (pictured) will defend his flyweight title vs. Alex Perez at UFC 255 on Saturday. (Image: Jeff Bottari/Zuffa/Getty)

UFC 255 Odds: Figueiredo, Shevchenko Favored to Defend Titles in Las Vegas

Deiveson Figueiredo will try to solidify his hold over the UFC’s flyweight division when he defends his title against Alex Perez in the main event of UFC 255 on Saturday at the company’s Apex facility in Las Vegas. Figueiredo (19-1) won the vacant flyweight championship when he choked out Joseph […]