Whittaker out, Romero in at UFC 221

UFC 221 has taken a huge hit with Robert Whittaker being forced to withdrawal from his title fight with Luke Rockhold next month due to an undisclosed injury. Rockhold will now face Yoel Romero in what will be an interim-title fight for the…

John Lineker out at UFC 219

UFC 219 has taken another blow. John Lineker is out of his fight against Jimmie Rivera. Lineker had agreed to replace an injured Dominick Cruz after Cruz broke his arm but it looks as if Lineker suffered his own injury leading up to the…

Fighter of the Week: Tai Tuivasa

Tai “Bam Bam” Tuivasa Pro Record: 6-0-0 Association: Lions High Performance Centre Weight Class: Heavyweight In this week’s addition of Fighter of the Week we take a look at UFC-newcomer, Tai Tuisava, who made a spectacular…

Shane Carwin wants in Bellator tournament

Ex-interim UFC Heavyweight champion Shane Carwin has made it clear he wants in the Bellator Heavyweight tournament stating on his Facebook page; "I sent Bellator MMA a request to get on as an Alternate for this amazing tournament. I really…

Anderson Silva breaks silence via Twitter

After being removed from the UFC Fight Night 122 headliner with Kelvin Gastelum due to a potential USADA doping violation, Silva has finally broken his silence via Twitter saying: "Obviously I think everything is part of a process of…

Fighter of the Week: Dustin Poirier

Dustin “The Diamond” Poirier Pro Record: 22-5-1 Association: American Top Team 2012-present / Gladiators Academy 2007-2012 Weight Class: Lightweight/Featherweight Biggest win – Max Holloway Biggest loss – Conor McGregor When I…