We tend to overstate the implications of a big fight in the MMA space, but Khabib Nurmagomedov ’s victory over Dustin Poirier at UFC 242 was felt worldwide. It was big in the Middle East, which Nurmagomedov proved himself an icon. it was big in Nurmagomedov’s Russian homeland, where reportedly 26 million people watched the fight. It’s big back here in North America, where the ramifications of the lightweight champion’s decisive victory is being felt by the sport’s deepest division

First Thai-born fighter in UFC history, Loma Lookboonmee faces Alexandra Albu at UFC on ESPN+ 20

September 10, 2019

Bellator signs teenage prospect Lucas Brennan to multi-fight deal

September 10, 2019

Conor McGregor responds to Dustin Poirier, lays out conditions for rematch

September 10, 2019

Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza vs. Jan Blachowicz headlines UFC on ESPN+ 22

September 10, 2019

Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson vs. Vicente Luque set for UFC 244

September 10, 2019

Julio Arce vs. Hakeem Dawodu added to UFC 244 in New York

September 10, 2019

UFC 242 medical suspensions: Joanne Calderwood out up to six months with nasal issue

September 10, 2019

Win for Dustin Poirier: Good Fight Foundation reaches goal for Uganda orphanage

September 10, 2019

Antonio Carlos Junior relishes styles clash with Uriah Hall at UFC on ESPN+ 16

September 10, 2019

Jorge Masvidal: ‘Heads are going to pop’ when UFC 244 payday is revealed

September 10, 2019

Dustin Poirier: Conor McGregor rematch ‘makes a lot of sense at this point’

September 10, 2019

Dmitrii Smoliakov suspended for USADA violations before and after Greg Hardy fight

September 10, 2019

Logan Paul vs. KSI 2? Count Dillon Danis and Bellator chief Scott Coker in

September 10, 2019

Brad Tavares says he was offered Anderson Silva prior to UFC on ESPN+ 20 booking

September 10, 2019

Not a work: Jorge Masvidal and Colby Covington do seem to have a legit problem with each other

September 10, 2019

UFC on ESPN+ 16: Make your predictions for Donald Cerrone vs. Justin Gaethje (Updated)

September 10, 2019

Dustin Poirier responds to Colby Covington with word of warning

September 10, 2019

Jon Jones teases fight announcement; Jan Blachowicz hints it could be against him

September 10, 2019

Michel Pereira draws hometown newcomer Tristan Connelly at UFC Vancouver

September 10, 2019

Kelvin Gastelum: Darren Till ‘more dangerous than everybody thinks’

September 10, 2019
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