KSW 49: Soldic Retains Welterweight Title, Askham Becomes New Middleweight Champion

Konfrontacja Sztuk Walki was back for KSW 49 today and two title fights were on the line. The main fight saw welterweight champion Roberto Soldic take on Krystian Kaszubowski. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Kevin Lee Believes Welterweight Has Passed Lightweight As Most Talent-Rich Division In MMA

Kevin Lee will look to make an immediate impact in his UFC welterweight debut this Saturday night at UFC Fight Night 152 in Rochester, New York when he takes on former lightweight champion Rafael dos Anjos. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Nate Diaz, Anthony Pettis Welterweight Fight Booked for UFC 241

Nate Diaz is set to return to the Octagon at UFC 241 to take on Anthony Pettis. The bout is set to be the co-main event and will be contested at welterweight. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Rory MacDonald Retains Bellator Welterweight Title in Controversial Majority Draw

Rory MacDonald’s hold on the Bellator MMA welterweight throne has grown unexpectedly tenuous. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Rory MacDonald Sizing Up Remaining Bellator MMA Welterweight Grand Prix

Reigning Bellator MMA champion Rory MacDonald has no problem putting his title on the line in the promotion’s ongoing welterweight grand prix and continues to size up potential opponents ahead of his quarterfinal clash with Jon Fitch in the Bellator 220 main event on April 27 in San Jose, California. View full post on Recent News […]

Terence Crawford, Amir Khan Make Weight for WBO Welterweight Showdown

Mighty Madison Square Garden in New York will be rocking on Saturday thanks to two boxing superstars clearing their final hurdle on the scales this afternoon. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Dustin Poirier Open To Eventual Move To Welterweight

Dustin Poirier has been a man on a mission since he moved up to the lightweight division after suffering a defeat at the hands of Conor McGregor at featherweight back in September 2014. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

UFC 236: Dustin Poirier talks welterweight move, Eddie Alvarez loss, Justin Gaethje’s callout

ATLANTA – Dustin Poirier’s biggest lightweight fights are still on the horizon, but he’s not ruling out the possibility of jumping up to welterweight at some point in the future. Poirier (24-5 MMA, 16-4 UFC), who started his UFC run as a featherweight, is just days away from fighting Max Holloway (20-3 MMA, 16-3 UFC) […]

Report: Bellator Adds Welterweight Title Bout to NYC Card in June

Bellator MMA is rapidly adding to its recently announced event in New York City this summer, placing a combined welterweight Grand Prix semifinal match and title fight on the card. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Welterweight title fight planned for Bellator’s return to MSG

Bellator’s upcoming show in New York could feature a welterweight title bout. The company is scheduled to return to Madison Square Garden on June 14, and the winner of champion Rory MacDonald vs. Jon Fitch is expected to put his title on the line against Neiman Gracie in New York, sources told MMA Fighting. ESPN […]

Daily Debate results: Should Anthony Pettis stay at welterweight after UFC Nashville?

Anthony Pettis made quite the impression in his UFC welterweight debut. Pettis over the weekend rallied back to score a violent and stunning knockout of former title challenger Stephen Thompson with a Superman punch from out of nowhere late in the second round of their UFC on ESPN+ 6 headliner. It was an incredible finish […]

With all the shake-ups at welterweight, Stephen Thompson eager to remind everyone that he’s still there

If the recent shake-ups in the UFC’s welterweight division mean better routes for bygone contenders to return, count Stephen Thompson among the reborn. After a draw and a majority decision loss, “Wonderboy” didn’t have a clear path back to a title under Tyron Woodley’s rule. Yet now that Kamaru Usman is trotting around with the […]

Rafael dos Anjos vs. Kevin Lee to meet in welterweight main event of UFC Rochester

Two former top lightweights will meet in a key welterweight clash in New York. Rafael dos Anjos and Kevin Lee are set to fight in the 170-pound main event of UFC Rochester on May 18, officials told the Democrat & Chronicle. This will be Lee’s first welterweight appearance in the Octagon. For dos Anjos (28-11), […]

Rafael dos Anjos-Kevin Lee Welterweight Bout to Headline UFC Rochester on May 18

A pair of former lightweight standouts will square off at welterweight in the main event of UFC Rochester. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

IBF Welterweight Champ Errol Spence Jr. Steamrolls Mikey Garcia, Eyes Manny Pacquiao

In what was expected to be a candidate for “Fight of the Year,” Errol Spence Jr. made it look astonishingly easy against Mikey Garcia. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Till Eyes Unfinished Business At Welterweight

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Glory 64: Cedric Doumbe Recaptures Welterweight Title via TKO of Harut Grigorian

When you call yourself “The Best,” you must back up your statement and that is precisely what Cedric Doumbe did in the main event of Glory 64 on Saturday at Mercure Strasbourg Palais des Congres in Strasbourg, France. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Anthony Rocco Martin Seeks Spot on UFC’s Minneapolis Card After Improving to 4-0 at Welterweight

Anthony Rocco Martin has been on a roll of late, but he understands if you might not have noticed. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Shawn Porter Edges Yordenis Ugas Via Split Decision to Retain WBC Welterweight Crown

It was the type of fight most boxing experts expected but for Shawn Porter, he was fortunate to escape Dignity Health Sports Complex in Carson, Calif., Saturday night with his WBC welterweight title. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

Zebastian Kadestam Retains Welterweight Title At One: Reign of Valor

One Championship returned to Myanmar’s capital, Yangon, with its event One: Reign Of Valor, which went down on March 8. View full post on Recent News on Sherdog.com

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