All posts by Erik Fontanez

Associate Editor at MMAWeekly.com

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Chad Mendes in ‘Weird Spot’ Fol...

Apr 04, 2015Comments off1220 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 off993 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 off659 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 off1233 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 off1617 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 off934 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 off835 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 off1741 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 off1406 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 off818 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 off939 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 off1075 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

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UFC 185 Results: Alistair Overeem Avoids La...

Mar 14, 2015Comments off986 Views

Alistair Overeem outstruck Roy Nelson in their main-card fight, earning a unanimous decision at UFC 185 in Dallas on Saturday night.

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Superfight or Not, Frankie Edgar Will Be a ...

Mar 07, 2015Comments off1235 Views

Former UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar talks about the importance of winning titles over "superfight" status.

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Video Reveals Former UFC Fighter Josh Neer ...

Feb 25, 2015Comments off1836 Views

Former UFC fighter Josh Neer uploaded a video to YouTube recently that depicts him beating up a man who he claimed was a heckler on

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Video Reveals UFC Veteran Josh Neer Elbowin...

Feb 25, 2015Comments off693 Views

Former UFC fighter Josh Neer uploaded a video to YouTube recently that depicts him beating up a man who he claimed was a heckler on

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Frank Mir ‘Absolutely’ Wants UF...

Feb 23, 2015Comments off1589 Views

The MMA world just can't seem to let go of Brock Lesnar. Even his former opponents still want a piece.

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UFC Fight Night 61 Results: Frank Mir Knock...

Feb 22, 2015Comments off1789 Views

Frank Mir defeated Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva in the first round of their main event at UFC Fight Night 61 on Saturday in Brazil.

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Jon Jones vs. Anthony Johnson Headlines UFC...

Feb 19, 2015Comments off1127 Views

Jon Jones will defend his UFC light heavyweight title against Anthony Johnson at UFC 187 in Las Vegas, according to an announcement from officials on

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Chris Weidman vs. Vitor Belfort Rescheduled...

Feb 18, 2015Comments off763 Views

The UFC middleweight title fight between champion Chris Weidman and challenger Vitor Belfort has been moved to UFC 187, according to various reports on Wednesday.

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UFC Fight Night 60 Results: Max Holloway St...

Feb 15, 2015Comments off385 Views

Max Holloway extended his win streak on Saturday, defeating Cole Miller in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 60 in Broomfield, Colo.

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Daniel Cormier vs. Ryan Bader Headlines UFC...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off1719 Views

Daniel Cormier will face Ryan Bader at UFC Fight Night New Orleans on June 6, officials announced on Wednesday.

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Frankie Edgar to Meet Urijah Faber in May a...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off1430 Views

Urijah Faber will return to the featherweight division and fight Frankie Edgar at UFC Fight Night Manila, officials confirmed on Wednesday.

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Jacare Souza vs. Yoel Romero Rescheduled fo...

Feb 11, 2015Comments off1124 Views

A middleweight bout that was originally scheduled for later this month has been shifted to April 18, and Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza is rebooked to face

Glory 19 RECAP AND RESULTS

Glory 19 Results: Rico Verhoeven is Still t...

Feb 07, 2015Comments off1090 Views

We gots the results for the Glory 19 event from Friday. Rico Verhoeven remains the boss of the big fellas.

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Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz Fail Drug Test...

Feb 04, 2015Comments off1601 Views

Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz have failed drug tests related to UFC 183, according UFC officials and a report on Tuesday.

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Benson Henderson Steps Up to Face Brandon T...

Feb 02, 2015Comments off2510 Views

Benson Henderson will step in on short notice and add 15 pounds for the main event at UFC Fight Night in Colorado, officials announced late

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UFC 183 Results: Tyron Woodley Grabs Split ...

Feb 01, 2015Comments off867 Views

Tyron Woodly went the distance and came out on top with a split decision over Kevin Gastelum in the co-main event at UFC 183 on

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Luke Rockhold Was on ‘Millionaire Mat...

Jan 27, 2015Comments off1640 Views

Luke Rockhold was on an episode of "Millionaire Matchmaker" and the host of the show accused him of masturbating for nine years. What the hell?

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Anthony Johnson Plans on Giving Jon Jones &...

Jan 26, 2015Comments off3027 Views

Anthony Johnson was in disbelief after beating Alexander Gustafsson. Now he has his sights on UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones.