UFC on ABC 1 heavyweights Carlos Felipe, Justin Tafa swing for the fences in all-out brawl

Carlos Felipe and Justin Tafa could each very well walk away from UFC on ABC 1 with an extra $50,000 after the show they put on inside the cage. Their heavyweight fight, which took place Saturday at Etihad Arena on Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, took place on the preliminary card. When the dust settled, it […]

Heavyweights Curtis Blaydes, Derrick Lewis Rebooked for UFC Fight Night on Feb. 20

A showdown between heavyweight contenders Curtis Blaydes and Derrick Lewis has been rescheduled for UFC Fight Night on Feb. 20. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Light Heavyweights Jimmy Crute, Johnny Walker to Clash at UFC Event on March 27

A matchup of light heavyweight prospects is on tap for the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s March 27 event. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

UFC 257 Update: Light Heavyweights Khalil Rountree, Marcin Prachnio to Clash on Jan. 23

A light heavyweight showdown pitting Khalil Rountree against Marcin Prachnio has been added to the UFC 257 lineup. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Fabricio Werdum reveals why he chose to sign with PFL and his place among the all-time best heavyweights

Fabricio Werdum had a lot of options for his new fighting home after finishing his recent contract with the UFC. The former heavyweight champion talked about possibly going to Bellator for a rematch with Fedor Emelianenko, who he defeated in 2010. Werdum also mentioned interest in adding another heavyweight title to his resume by traveling […]

UFC on ESPN 18 post-event facts: Heavyweights set new benchmark for output

The UFC’s final event of a busy November went down Saturday with UFC on ESPN 18, which unfolded at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The makeshift headliner saw Anthony Smith (33-16 MMA, 9-6 UFC) regain momentum as a light heavyweight contender in the form of a first-round submission win over Devin Clark (12-5 MMA, […]

Light Heavyweights Alonzo Menifield, William Knight to Meet at UFC Event on Feb. 27

A light heavyweight clash pitting Alonzo Menifield against William Knight has been targeted for an Ultimate Fighting Championship card on Feb. 27. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Heavyweights Junior dos Santos, Ciryl Gane to Clash on UFC 256 on Dec. 12

Junior dos Santos will square off against Ciryl Gane in a heavyweight bout at UFC 256. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Heavyweights set to clash: Junior Dos Santos vs. Ciryl Gane added to UFC 256 lineup

After numerous canceled fights, Ciryl Gane has drawn a big opportunity. Gane (6-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) will face former heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos (21-8 MMA, 15-7 UFC) at UFC 256 on Dec. 12, which takes place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. MMA Junkie confirmed the booking with a person close to the matchup […]

Jake Hager puts timeline on fighting top heavyweights ahead of Bellator 250

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Fans may see Jake Hager testing the waters with some of the bigger names in Bellator next year. The pro wrestling star turned MMA fighter feels he’s not too far from taking on some of the more established names in the Bellator heavyweight division. Hager (2-0 MMA, 2-0 BMMA), a former WWE champion and […]

In a world of hard-hitting heavyweights, Rodrigo Nascimento happy to rely on jiu-jitsu

Rodrigo Nascimento has yet to go past the second round as a professional MMA fighter. | Jose Youngs, MMA Fighting Aleksei Oleinik is the only top-ranked UFC heavyweight who’s earned the majority of his wins submission, but Rodrigo Nascimento is climbing the ladder to one day swim with the sharks, proud to be a dissenting […]

Chris Daukaus Can’t See Other Heavyweights Keeping Up

After securing a first round knockout in his UFC debut, Chris Daukaus is ready to make a splash against Rodrigo Nascimento at UFC Fight Island 5.  Read the Full Article Here View full post on UFC News

Dominick Reyes not interested in chasing Jon Jones to heavyweight, champ-champ status: ‘Light heavyweight’s my division’

Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Dominick Reyes already feels like he has a win over Jon Jones, and he’s not going out of his way to get another shot at him. “I got no interest in going up to heavyweight,” Reyes said at the UFC 253 virtual media day on Tuesday. “If anyone wants to come […]

UFC 253 Update: Heavyweights Juan Espino, Jeff Hughes to Clash in Abu Dhabi

“The Ultimate Fighter 28” winner Juan Francisco Espino Dieppa will return to action for the first time since winning the reality show when he faces Jeff Hughes at UFC 253. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

UFC 252 Where We Stand: Heavyweights

Ahead of one of the most anticipated bouts in UFC history, let’s take a look at the broader scope of the heavyweight division before the belt is on the line Read the Full Article Here View full post on UFC News

Light Heavyweights Johnny Walker, Ryan Spann to Meet at UFC 253 on Sept. 19

A matchup between light heavyweight prospects Johnny Walker and Ryan Spann is expected to go down at UFC 253. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Light Heavyweights Klidson Abreu, Jamahal Hill to Meet at UFC Event on May 23

A light heavyweight showdown between Klidson Abreu and Jamahal Hill has been agreed upon for UFC Fight Night 173 on May 23. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

10 light heavyweights you should see compete on Dana White’s Contender Series season 4

Dana White’s Contender Series has become a key platform for fighters on the regional scene. Since its conception, the UFC Fight Pass-turned-ESPN+ summer original removed some of the guesswork for up-and-comers trying to make it big. With UFC president Dana White and matchmakers Mick Maynard and Sean Shelby cage-side, the stakes are high. Have an […]

10 heavyweights you can expect to see on Dana White’s Contender Series, Season 4

Dana White’s Contender Series has become a focal point for fighters on the regional scene. Since its inception in 2017, the UFC Fight Pass-turned-ESPN+ summer original removed some of the guesswork for up-and-comers trying to make it big. With UFC president Dana White and matchmakers Mick Maynard and Sean Shelby cageside, the stakes are high. […]

UFC on ESPN+ 30 poster features two heavyweights with 36 combined knockouts

UFC on ESPN+ 30 will be headlined by two heavyweights with serious fight-ending abilities. Former UFC heavyweight title challenger Alistair Overeem will look to rebound when he takes on the streaking Walt Harris in the UFC on ESPN+ 30 main event on April 11, at Moda Center in Portland, Ore. The two were scheduled to headline […]

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