It’s good to know the king. Artem Lobov set to meet Alex Caceres

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Artem Lobov will again fight in the UFC, facing Alex Caceres at UFC 223. I guess it’s not what you know, it’s who you know, right? Artem Lobov who is sporting a 14-14 MMA record, and is 2-4 in his last six UFC contests has once again been signed to fight on an upcoming card. … Read moreIt’s good to know the king. Artem Lobov set to meet Alex Caceres

UFC on Fox 23 Results – Shevchenko, Masvidal, and Ngannou score big wins

Valentina Shevchenko submits Julianna Pena with an Armbar Tonight in Denver, CO at UFC on FOX 23, the top two ranked female Bantamweights clashed in the main event. In what was being billed as a title eliminator the winner would be in position to challenge Amanda Nunes for the championship.  Here are your UFC on … Read moreUFC on Fox 23 Results – Shevchenko, Masvidal, and Ngannou score big wins

Watch the UFC on FOX 23 Ceremonial Weigh ins here at 4PM PST

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Watch the fighters weigh in and square off ahead of UFC on FOX 23

The fighters all made their way to the scale this morning for the official UFC weigh ins for UFC on Fox 23.  Today at 4PM PST they will once again climb on the scale, have their earlier weight announced and then square off for photos with their opponent.  It’s all for show, and you can watch it here.

Only one fighter, Rogerio de Lima, missed weight and will be fined 20% of his fight purse.  His opponent, Jeremy Kimball, will receive that fined amount.

The weights from earlier are listed below.

(UFC on FOX Main Card)

Valentina Shevchenko (134.4) vs. Julianna Pena (135)
Donald Cerrone (170.8) vs. Jorge Masvidal (171)
Andrei Arlovski (246) vs. Francis Ngannou (253.6)
Alex Caceres (145) vs. Jason Knight (145.6)

(FS 1 Prelims)

Nate Marquardt (185.6) vs. Sam Alvey (185.6 )
Raphael Assuncao (135.4) vs. Aljamain Sterling (135.8)
Bobby Nash (170.8) vs. Li Jingliang (170.4)
Luis Henrique da Silva (205.8) vs. Jordan Johnson (205)
Eric Spicely (185.8) vs. Alessio Di Chirico (185.6)
Marcos Rogerio de Lima (209.6)* vs. Jeremy Kimball (204)

(UFC Fight Pass Prelims)

Alexandre Pantoja (126) vs. Eric Shelton (125.8)
Jason Gonzalez (156) vs. J.C. Cottrell (155.8)

*Rogerio de Lima- 20% of his fight purse goes to his opponent Jeremy Kimball.

UFC Fight Night: Denver, weigh-ins. Pena vs Shevchenko. All but one, make weight.

UFC Fight Night: Denver, weigh-ins. Pena vs Shevchenko. All but one, make weight.

All of the fighters for tomorrow night’s UFC Fight Night: Denver, took to the scale this morning. Everyone made weight except for Marcos Rogerio de Lima. Losing 2 of his last 3 and missing weight is not a good look to the UFC brass. He will need a big win on Saturday if he wants … Read moreUFC Fight Night: Denver, weigh-ins. Pena vs Shevchenko. All but one, make weight.

Sawa Says – Devon Sawa makes picks for UFC on Fox 23

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Devon Sawa is back, to share his picks for the main card of UFC on FOX 23.  The event airs live tomorrow at 5PM PST and the prelims can be found on Fox Sports 1 at 2PM PST.  Sawa went 3-1 last time he picked, so we’ll see how he does as he takes a … Read moreSawa Says – Devon Sawa makes picks for UFC on Fox 23

Julianna Pena isn’t shy – Amanda Nunes is not a “Mystic Unicorn”

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Julianna Pena isn’t shy about promoting herself as the best in the world Julianna Pena took a break from talking about Ronda Rousey to discuss a potential UFC Bantamweight title clash with Amanda Nunes with TMZ.  She commented on how Nunes has lost before, claiming, she’s not “some mystic unicorn.”  When asked if the UFC … Read moreJulianna Pena isn’t shy – Amanda Nunes is not a “Mystic Unicorn”

Alex Caceres to meet Jason Knight at UFC on Fox 23

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The entertaining Alex “Bruce LeRoy” Caceres faces Jason Knight at UFC on FOX 23 The UFC on FOX 23 card continues to take shape. Today the UFC announced that Alex Caceres would battle Jason Knight  on January 28th in Denver, Co.  It is unknown whether the fight will take place on the undercard or main … Read moreAlex Caceres to meet Jason Knight at UFC on Fox 23