All posts by Erik Fontanez

Associate Editor at MMAWeekly.com

Al Iaquinta

Al Iaquinta Knocks Out Diego Sanchez in the...

Apr 23, 20171 Comment343 Views

Al Iaquinta finished off Diego Sanchez in the very first round, securing the knockout in the co-main event at UFC Fight Night 108 on Saturday

Russia Made A ‘FEDOR’ Robot And...

Apr 15, 20173 Comments700 Views

We’re screwed.  Russian-American relations haven’t exactly been the greatest lately. Without getting too much into politics, things are kinda tense right now because of bombs,

Eduardo Dantas Tops Leandro Higo in Split D...

Apr 15, 2017No Comments392 Views

Eduardo Dantas made a successful trip to Hungary, Budapest, defeating Leandro Higo in the main event at Bellator 177 on Friday.

Gegard Mousasi Post UFC 200

Gegard Mousasi Stops Chris Weidman Amid Con...

Apr 09, 20175 Comments365 Views

The UFC 210 co-main event between Chris Weidman and Gegard Mousasi ended in controversy on Saturday evening in Buffalo, N.Y.

Charles Oliveira Stops Will Brooks in the F...

Apr 08, 20171 Comment166 Views

Charles Oliveira opened up the UFC 210 pay-per-view with a first-round stoppage of Will Brooks on Saturday in Buffalo, N.Y.

Watch Alexander Gustafsson Land a Kick to H...

Apr 06, 2017No Comments735 Views

Alexander Gustafsson kicks hard. Just ask his coach.

Tonya Evinger Submits Yana Kunitskaya, Defe...

Mar 26, 20172 Comments524 Views

Tonya Evinger successfully defended her bantamweight title on Saturday night, defeating Yana Kunitskaya via submission at Invicta FC 22 in Kansas City, Mo.

Kelvin Gastelum UFC 200 weigh-in

Kelvin Gastelum Finishes Vitor Belfort in t...

Mar 12, 20174 Comments739 Views

Kelvin Gastelum picked up a staple win at UFC Fight Night 106, finishing Vitor Belfort at the Centro de Formação Olímpica do Nordeste in Fortaleza,

Cody Garbrandt Got a UFC Belt Tattoo and It...

Feb 14, 201711 Comments2091 Views

Cody Garbrandt got a UFC belt tattoo and it sure is something.

Holly Holm - UFC 196

Holly Holm Sees a Rematch with Germaine de ...

Feb 12, 20179 Comments900 Views

Holly Holm’s evening at UFC 208 didn’t end like she wanted. She thought she won a five-round fight and would be crowned featherweight champion.

Germaine de Randamie Grabs Title Over Holly...

Feb 12, 2017No Comments985 Views

Germaine de Randamie made history at UFC 208, beating Holly Holm in the evening's featured bout in Brooklyn, N.Y. on Saturday to become the first

Holly Holm vs Germaine de Randamie UFC 208 Media Faceoff

5 Reasons Why We Don’t Need a UFC Wom...

Feb 10, 2017No Comments1946 Views

The UFC needs a women's featherweight division, but we don't quite need this title fight to happen on Saturday.

Conor McGregor - Dana White - Floyd Mayweather

Dana White Says Conor McGregor Butting Head...

Jan 29, 20177 Comments657 Views

UFC President Dana White on Saturday continued his stand in saying that a fight between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. is unlikely to ever

Valentina Shevchenko

Valentina Shevchenko Taps Out Julianna Pena...

Jan 28, 20171 Comment357 Views

Valentina Shevchekno made a big statement for title contention at UFC on FOX 23, submitting Julianna Pena in the second round in the event's

Francis Ngannou Obliterates Andrei Arlovski...

Jan 28, 20172 Comments389 Views

Francis Ngannou picked up a staple win at UFC on FOX 23, finishing former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski in the first round of their

Megan Anderson vs Charmaine Tweet - Invicta FC 21

Megan Anderson Wins Interim 145-Pound Title...

Jan 15, 2017Comments off876 Views

Megan Anderson made a statement on Saturday night at Invicta FC 21, and in more than one way.

Tyron Woodley Undercuts Conor McGregor, Wou...

Jan 11, 2017Comments off1244 Views

Tyron Woodley has an offer for Floyd Mayweather Jr.

After Losing Bet to Cody Garbrandt, Forrest...

Jan 04, 2017Comments off1496 Views

Cody Garbrandt won the UFC bantamweight title at UFC 207, but that wasn't the only thing he won. Just ask Forrest Griffin.

Cody Garbrandt Dethrones Dominick Cruz, Bec...

Dec 31, 2016Comments off850 Views

Cody Garbrandt became the new UFC bantamweight champion at UFC 207, dethroning Dominick Cruz in the co-main event at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas

Important: Ronda Rousey Unfollowed and Bloc...

Dec 23, 2016Comments off1614 Views

Ahead of their real fight at UFC 207, Ronda Rousey and Amanda Nunes are having passive-aggressive social media squabbles.

Rose Namajunas is Down to Fight Michelle Wa...

Dec 20, 2016Comments off1847 Views

Rose Namajunas is down to fight Michelle Waterson. Yes, please.

Facetime Buddies Nate Diaz and Floyd Maywea...

Dec 19, 2016Comments off2104 Views

Floyd Mayweather and Nate Diaz are Facetime homies.

Michelle Waterson

Michelle Waterson Stops Paige VanZant in th...

Dec 17, 2016Comments off1196 Views

Michelle Waterson picked up a big win on Saturday night, finishing Paige VanZant in the opening round in the main event at UFC on FOX

HOT TWEETS: UFC Fighters React to Michelle ...

Dec 17, 2016Comments off1459 Views

Well, Michelle Waterson went into UFC on FOX 22 with far less spotlight than her popular opponent, Paige VanZant, but she left the card on

Urijah Faber Dominates Brad Pickett in Fina...

Dec 17, 2016Comments off910 Views

Urijah Faber was dominant in the last fight of his career, beating Brad Pickett on the main card at UFC on FOX 22 in Sacramento,

Holly Holm and Germaine de Randamie to Figh...

Dec 13, 2016Comments off1529 Views

The UFC is moving forward with a women's featherweight division and pegged the first two fighters to compete for the division's title. However, neither of

Max Holloway UFC 206 Preview

Max Holloway Blasts Anthony Pettis for Inte...

Dec 11, 2016Comments off988 Views

Max Holloway took out Anthony Pettis in the main event at UFC 206, winning the UFC interim featherweight title on Saturday in Toronto.

Cub Swanson Beats Doo Ho Choi in Potential ...

Dec 10, 2016Comments off761 Views

Cub Swanson and Doo Ho Choi put on an exhilarating display in their main card fight at UFC 206, but it was Swanson who pulled

Joseph Benavidez Edges Henry Cejudo in Spli...

Dec 04, 2016Comments off673 Views

Joseph Benavidez fought a close scrap with Henry Cejudo, but it was Benavidez who came out on top in the co-main event at The Ultimate

Sara McMann Squeezes Alexis Davis into Subm...

Dec 03, 2016Comments off734 Views

Sara McMann topped Alexis Davis in their main card bout at the The Ultimate Fighter 24 Finale in Las Vegas on Saturday.