UFC featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski has found his next challenger in the form of Brian ‘T-City’ Ortega.
For many who tuned in to UFC Fight Island 5 on Sunday, the main draw was the headline bout – a pivotal clash in the bantamweight division between Marlon Moraes and Cory Sandhagen.
That was the question fans were left asking on Sunday after impressive and dominant performances from top contenders Germaine de Randamie and Holly Holm at UFC Fight Island 4.
In less than three years, the unbeaten middleweight has made his presence felt in a big way in the UFC, beating some of the biggest names currently competing in the division on his way to claiming the title.
Coming off the back off a TKO loss to welterweight champion Kamaru Usman, the former interim title holder got back to winning ways at the expense of former title holder Tyron Woodley at UFC Vegas 11 on Sunday.
Angela Hill and Michelle Waterson only found out they would be fighting five rounds instead of three just two weeks out from their meeting at UFC Vegas 10 on Sunday, here is what happened.
On Sunday, the one-time UFC heavyweight title challenger sent that message to the rest of the division, leaving the bloodied husk of rising young contender Augusto Sakai sprawled on the octagon floor.
Fresh off defending his featherweight title against Max Holloway at UFC 251 on Yas Island in Abu Dhabi, the Wollongong native has made his position clear to the chasing pack.
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Inside the octagon, there was a distinct size difference between Eye – a natural 125er – and Calvillo, who looked like a strawweight moving up. But that didn’t matter as Calvillo put a beating on Eye.