All posts by Erik Fontanez

Associate Editor at MMAWeekly.com

UFC Press Conference With Dana White, Chris Weidman and Anderson Silva

Chris Weidman Nearly Pooped Himself in the ...

May 26, 2015Comments off3903 Views

Breaking: Chris Weidman nearly crapped himself in the Octagon at UFC 187. #Important

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UFC 187 Results: Chris Weidman TKOs Vitor B...

May 24, 2015Comments off1563 Views

Chris Weidman sent a message to doubters with a win over Vitor Belfort in the co-main event at UFC 187 in Las Vegas on Saturday.

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UFC 187 Results: Joseph Benavidez Grabs Dec...

May 23, 2015Comments off833 Views

Joseph Benavidez beat John Moraga in the opening fight of the main card at UFC 187 in Las Vegas on Saturday.

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Bas Rutten Latest Pioneer to Be Inducted in...

May 23, 2015Comments off1077 Views

Former UFC heavyweight champion Bas Rutten will take his place alongside other MMA legends in the UFC Hall of Fame, Dana White revealed late Friday.

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Jacare Souza Has Knee Surgery, Looks for Se...

May 20, 2015Comments off936 Views

Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza had successful surgery on an injured knee last Wednesday, according to a report from "UFC Tonight."

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Glover Texeira vs. Ovince St. Preux Headlin...

May 20, 2015Comments off1065 Views

A light heavyweight scrap between Glover Teixeira and Ovince St. Preux will go down at the UFC Fight Night card on Aug. 8 in Nashville,

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UFC Fight Night 66 Results: Frankie Edgar D...

May 16, 2015Comments off944 Views

Frankie Edgar won a unanimous decision over Urijah Faber at UFC Fight Night 66 in Pasay, Philippines on Saturday. He then called out UFC boss

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UFC Fight Night 66 Results: Mark Munoz Deci...

May 16, 2015Comments off765 Views

Mark Munoz won a unanimous decision over Luke Barnatt on the main card at UFC Fight Night 66 in Pasay, Philippines, closing out a career as a professional

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Mayweather-Pacquiao Results: My Parents Are...

May 03, 2015Comments off1828 Views

The fight of a generation is done and we're $100 more broke and my folks are pissed about it.

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Michelle Waterson vs. Angela Magana Added t...

Apr 30, 2015Comments off2279 Views

Newly signed UFC strawweight Michelle Waterson will make her promotional debut at the Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale, officials announced late Wednesday evening.

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Jon Jones Stripped of UFC Title, Suspended ...

Apr 29, 2015Comments off7251 Views

Jon Jones has been stripped of the UFC light heavyweight title and suspended indefinitely by the organization, UFC President Dana White announced on Tuesday.

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Bobby Green vs. Al Iaquinta Booked for UFC ...

Apr 26, 2015Comments off1038 Views

A lightweight match-up between Al Iaquinta and Bobby Green has been scheduled for UFC Fight Night 72, officials announced on Wednesday.

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Rampage Jackson Says ‘Bellator Can...

Apr 26, 2015Comments off1237 Views

By all appearances, Rampage Jackson is back in a place he feels more comfortable and there’s no comparing his current home to the one he

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UFC 186 Results: Demetrious Johnson Dominat...

Apr 26, 2015Comments off1381 Views

Demetrious Johnson dominated Kyoji Horiguchi for five rounds, literally scoring a last-second submission to retain the UFC 125-pound title at UFC 186 in Montreal on

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UFC 186 Results: Michael Bisping Decisions ...

Apr 25, 2015Comments off893 Views

Michael Bisping got back on a winning track, going the distance and earning a unanimous decision over C.B. Dollaway at UFC 186 in Montreal on

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WSOF 20 Results: David Branch Cruises En Ro...

Apr 11, 2015Comments off1585 Views

David Branch picked up an easy win, submitting late replacement Jesse McElligott in the WSOF 20 main event on Saturday.

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Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira vs. Stefan Struve ...

Apr 07, 2015Comments off3050 Views

Heavyweights Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira and Stefan Struve will meet at UFC 190, officials announced on Tuesday.

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Julianna Pena Would Accept Short-Notice Fig...

Apr 04, 2015Comments off1883 Views

An emotional Julianna Peña reflects on her UFC Fight Night 63 win and reveals she would accept short-notice fight against Ronda Rousey if called upon.

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Chad Mendes in ‘Weird Spot’ Fol...

Apr 04, 2015Comments off1609 Views

Chad Mendes reflects on his UFC Fight Night 63 win and the potential of fighting teammate Urijah Faber in the near future.

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UFC Fight Night 63 Results: Chad Mendes Mak...

Apr 04, 2015Comments off1301 Views

Chad Mendes accomplished an impact performance, defeating Ricardo Lamas via technical knockout in the first round at UFC Fight Night 63 in Fairfax, Va. on

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UFC Fight Night 63 Results: Michael Chiesa ...

Apr 04, 2015Comments off1034 Views

Michael Chiesa scored a unanimous decision over Mitch Clarke at UFC Fight Night 63 in Fairfax, Va. on Saturday.

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Georges-St-Pierre Might Come Back but He Mi...

Apr 03, 2015Comments off1594 Views

We should all probably stop hoping Georges St-Pierre comes back to the UFC. Let's all avoid disappointment, yes?

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Ronda Rousey Has No Plans for More WWE Appe...

Apr 01, 2015Comments off2268 Views

Following an appearance at WrestleMania last weekend, UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey has no plans for future appearances on the WWE stage.

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Brandon Thatch vs. John Howard Booked for U...

Apr 01, 2015Comments off1411 Views

A welterweight match between Brandon Thatch and John Howard has been booked for the Las Vegas fight card, according to a report from "UFC Tonight"

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WSOF 19 Results: Justin Gaethje Retains 155...

Mar 29, 2015Comments off1120 Views

Justin Gaethje successfully defended the World Series of Fighting lightweight title with a stoppage of Luis Palomino at WSOF 19 on Saturday in Phoenix. Thiago

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Brock Lesnar Slams Door on UFC Return

Mar 24, 2015Comments off2790 Views

Brock Lesnar has officially ruled out a return to fighting in the Octagon.

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Retirement Not an Option for Anderson Silva...

Mar 19, 2015Comments off2837 Views

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is not contemplating retirement following two failed drug tests, according to a report on Wednesday.

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New UFC Champ Rafael dos Anjos Avoids Surge...

Mar 19, 2015Comments off1094 Views

Becoming a UFC champion comes with its share of injuries along the way, and newly minted champ Rafael dos Anjos is no different.

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Johny Hendricks Critical of His Performance...

Mar 15, 2015Comments off1215 Views

Johny Hendricks rolled to a unanimous decision over Matt Brown at UFC 185 on Saturday, but the win didn’t come without a self-evaluation period for

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UFC 185 Results: Rafael dos Anjos Dominates...

Mar 15, 2015Comments off1530 Views

Rafael dos Anjos put on a dominating performance in the main event at UFC 185, beating Anthony Pettis for the UFC lightweight title on Saturday