John Dodson: No regrets skipping Pedro Munhoz fight, can’t wait to ‘tickle this man into submission’

LAS VEGAS – John Dodson has no regrets about opting not to fight Pedro Munhoz at UFC Fight Night 125 earlier this month, especially now that they’re is set to face off at UFC 222 on Saturday. Munhoz (15-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC) missed weight for the planned bantamweight bout...

How former opponent was key in helping C.B. Dollaway prepare for UFC 222 fight

Let C.B. Dollaway serve as an example of how one can really benefit from letting some rivalries die in the octagon. In January 2013, Dollaway traveled all the way to Brazil to meet Daniel Sarafian, then fresh off his “Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” stint, at UFC on FX 7. Dollaway...

On the Rise: UFC 222 Edition

For the first time in 2018, the Octagon is home in Las Vegas for a Pay-Per-View event at T-Mobile Arena.Despite the featherweight title clash between Max Holloway and Frankie Edgar being postponed, “The Answer” remains on the card in a crucial battle with rising star Brian Ortega, and a...

Stamann used to the bright lights of the pay per view fights

At the UFC level, everyone can fight. Some better than others, of course, but when the Octagon door shuts, the adage of “on any given night…” most certainly applies. Consequently, on a level playing field, it’s the intangibles that separate the haves from the have nots over the long...

UFC makes first visit to Chile in May

The UFC’s first event in Chile will take place on Saturday, May 19, with an action-packed card headed to the Movistar Arena in Santiago.UFC Fight Night will air live on FS1.Not surprisingly, Cholchol, Chile’s own Diego Rivas will get a home game this spring, as he faces Guido Cannetti...

Benavidez makes return against Pettis in Windy City

Sidelined due to injury since December 2016, No. 1-ranked flyweight contender Joseph Benavidez will resume his quest for 125-pound gold on June 9 when he faces Sergio Pettis in a UFC 225 bout at United Center in Chicago.UFC 225 airs live on Pay-Per-View.A two-time title challenger, Benavidez has fought...

After slam KO in pro debut, Bellator locks up Mike Kimbel with multi-fight deal

Bellator’s longtime strategy has been to fill its preliminary cards with local fighters. For starters, the local fighters help sell tickets. And when the promotion returns to that market, it has a database of local talent to pluck from again. Once in a while, though, the promotion finds a...

Jon Jones can’t explain how those steroids got in his urine, but he swears he didn’t knowingly put them there. Is that good enough?

Jon Jones walked into his California State Athletic Commission hearing to defend himself on doping accusations and wound up being asked to answer for everything from traffic violations to his choice of management. He didn’t have a particularly good answer for any of it, which wasn’t exactly ideal, but...

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