Patricio Freire on rematch: Emmanuel Sanchez improved, but ‘I’m better than him – he knows that’

UNCASVILLE, Conn. – Patricio Freire thinks his next opponent has improved, but not enough to make him worry. The Bellator featherweight and lightweight champion successfully defended his 145-pound title Thursday in the Bellator 252 main event. Freire (31-4 MMA, 19-4 BMMA) knocked out Pedro Carvalho in the first round of their fight to advance to […]

Adam Borics vs. Erick Sanchez, Jared Scoggins vs. Toby Misech added to Bellator 250

Adam Borics | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Bellator MMA has added a pair of fights to their Oct. 29 event. Promotion officials confirmed to MMA Fighting that a 150-pound catchweight bout between Adam Borics and Erick Sanchez will take place at Bellator 250 at Mohegan Sun in Uncasville, Conn. In addition, multiple people close to […]

Diego Sanchez says he fought with ‘torn labrum’ at UFC 253

Jake Matthews and Diego Sanchez at UFC 253 on Sept. 27, 2020, in Abu Dhabi | Zuffa LLC Diego Sanchez may have been at less than 100 percent in his most recent fight. A veteran of 32 UFC fights, Sanchez’s most recent appearance for the promotion saw him drop a one-sided decision to Jake Matthews […]

Diego Sanchez reveals he fought with torn labrum in UFC 253 loss to Jake Matthews

“The Ultimate Fighter, Season 1” winner Diego Sanchez, says he wasn’t at 100 percent in his losing effort against Jake Matthews at UFC 253 last Saturday. In an Instagram post on Thursday, Sanchez (30-13 MMA, 19-13 UFC) revealed he competed in his fight against Matthews (17-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) with a torn labrum in his […]

Hispanic Heritage Month: Top 5 Diego Sanchez Fights

Look back at some of Diego Sanchez’s top fights from his historic UFC career Read the Full Article Here View full post on UFC News

UFC 253 results: Jake Matthews bloodies Diego Sanchez, wins decision

Jake Matthews was not going to allow Diego Sanchez to have late-career success at his expense at UFC 253 on Saturday. Matthews (17-4 MMA, 10-4 UFC) lived up to expectations as the favorite and beat UFC Hall of Famer Sanchez (30-13 MMA, 19-13 UFC) by unanimous decision, using his more precise striking and top control […]

UFC 253 results: Jake Matthews bloodies Diego Sanchez en route to lopsided decision win

Photo by Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC Jake Matthews grew up watching Diego Sanchez as a kid but now he holds a win over the UFC Hall of Famer. Over three rounds, Matthews battered and bloodied Sanchez on the feet and on the ground to win a lopsided decision to notch his third straight victory in a […]

Video: Diego Sanchez wants to close career with Conor McGregor

MMA Fighting ABU DHABI, U.A.E. — At UFC 253 media day, UFC welterweight Diego Sanchez discusses his upcoming fight with Jake Matthews this Saturday night, how Stephan Bonnar ended up in his corner, how he wants to end his career, and more Wednesday. View full post on MMA Fighting – All Posts

Diego Sanchez Has A New Mindset

After 15 years in the UFC, it took a pandemic to change the ways of Diego Sanchez Read the Full Article Here View full post on UFC News

After UFO experience 16 years in the making, Stephan Bonnar to corner Diego Sanchez at UFC 253

Sixteen years after they argued and almost came to blows over asparagus heads on the legendary first season of “The Ultimate Fighter,” Stephan Bonnar and Diego Sanchez will be on the same team at UFC 253. Bonnar, who last fought in 2014, will corner Sanchez (30-12 MMA, 19-12 UFC) for his welterweight fight against Jake […]

Michel Pereira not interested in rematch with ‘coward’ Diego Sanchez: ‘He’s not on my level’

Michel Pereira was dominating UFC veteran Diego Sanchez before the illegal knee. | Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Michel Pereira enters UFC Vegas 9 on a two-fight losing skid, but the Brazilian welterweight doesn’t feel it in his heart. Pereira battles Zelim Imadaev on Saturday at UFC Vegas 9, seven months after losing via disqualification to […]

Diego Sanchez plans to complete four-fight UFC contract then retire

Diego Sanchez knows the end is near. The 38-year-old veteran plans on finishing his storied career after honoring the latest contract signed with the UFC. Sanchez (30-12 MMA, 19-12 UFC) signed a new four-fight deal after becoming a free agent in late 2019. Sanchez is the last active cast member from Season 1 of “The Ultimate […]

Diego Sanchez: Jake Matthews fight ‘could be my last’

Diego Sanchez (pictured) fights Jake Matthews in a welterweight bout at UFC 253 on Sept. 26 | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting With over 30 UFC fights under his belt already, the plan is for Diego Sanchez to add four more by the time his current contract is up. However, heading into his upcoming fight with […]

Diego Sanchez: Nick Diaz used to send hate mail ‘talking sh*t about my mom’

Diego Sanchez | Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Diego Sanchez and Nick Diaz’s rivalry extended beyond the confines of the octagon. The two MMA stars met 15 years ago in the main event of The Ultimate Fighter 2 Finale, with Sanchez emerging triumphant via three-round decision. Sanchez improved to 14-0 at the time and just as […]

Diego Sanchez vs. Jake Matthews, Two Other Bouts Set for UFC 253

A welterweight clash pitting Diego Sanchez against Jake Matthews is one of three new additions to the UFC 253 lineup. View full post on Recent News on

UFC Fight Night 174 Bonuses: Stewart, Holland, Sanchez, Tucker Earn $50K Checks

Darren Stewart, Kevin Holland, Andrew Sanchez and Gavin Tucker all took home $50,000 “Performance of the Night” bonuses for their work at UFC Fight Night 174. View full post on Recent News on

UFC Vegas 6 video: Andrew Sanchez flattens Wellington Turman with devastating knockout

Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC Andrew Sanchez earned his first UFC finish in a big way on Saturday night. The former Ultimate Fighter winner not only returned to the win column but he did so in devastating fashion after flattening Wellington Turman with a right hand that put the Brazilian down and out in the […]

Video: Sergio Alfredo Chirino Sanchez silences foe with powerful uppercut

Sergio Alfredo Chirino Sanchez lands an uppercut on Gustavo Alan Pina at a boxing match in Mexico City on Saturday | @Hock1717, Twitter Sergio Alfredo Chirino Sanchez knocked his latest opponent stiff. The 25-year-old featherweight ended his boxing match in Mexico City against Gustavo Alan Pina with a stunning uppercut in the third round, leaving […]

UFC full fight video: Diego Sanchez and Clay Guida meet in intense Hall of Fame scrap

UFC, YouTube Watch Diego Sanchez vs. Clay Guida full fight video to see Sanchez and Guida’s wild and bloody battle at The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale on June 20, 2009, in Las Vegas. Sanchez and Guida arrived in Sin City with reputations for nonstop cardio, and they didn’t disappoint. The first round is one of […]

Emmanuel Sanchez Willing to Fight Twice in One Night to Expedite Bellator Grand Prix

Emmanuel Sanchez was on the verge of facing Daniel Weichel in the quarterfinals of the Bellator featherweight grand prix when the coronavirus pandemic changed everything. View full post on Recent News on

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