All posts by Jeff Cain

Dustin Poirier cracks Dan Hooker at UFC on ESPN 12

Dustin Poirier defeats Dan Hooker in action...

Jun 28, 2020NoNo Comments373 Views

Former interim lightweight champion Dustin "The Diamond" Poirier returned to the octagon on Saturday after a nine-month layoff against No. 5 ranked Dan Hooker.

Cynthia Calvillo UFC Glasgow weigh-in

Cynthia Calvillo decisions Jessica Eye in U...

Jun 14, 2020NoNo Comments403 Views

Former flyweight title contender Jessica Eye faced Cynthia Calvillo in the UFC on ESPN 10 main event on Saturday trying to work her way back

Amanda Nunes lands punch on Felicia Spencer at UFC 250

Amanda Nunes dominates Felicia Spencer in h...

Jun 07, 2020NoNo Comments476 Views

Two-division champion Amanda Nunes put her featherweight title on the line for the first time on Saturday against former Invicta FC titleholder Felicia Spencer.

UFC honors George Floyd during SaturdayR...

May 31, 2020NoNo Comments561 Views

The UFC returned to its Las Vegas backyard on Saturday amidst ongoing national demonstrations. They took a moment to honor George Floyd during the broadcast.

Gilbert Burns cracks Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN 9

Gilbert Burns dominates Tyron Woodley in UF...

May 31, 2020NoNo Comments613 Views

Former welterweight champion Tyron Woodley stepped into the Octagon for the first time since March 2019 on Saturday against Gilbert Burns at UFC on ESPN

Alistair Overeem stops Walt Harris in UFC o...

May 17, 2020NoNo Comments635 Views

A bout between top 10 ranked heavyweights Alistair Overeem and Walt Harris headlined Saturday's UFC on ESPN 8 fight card in Jacksonville, Fla.

Dana White confirms date change of upcoming...

May 14, 2020NoNo Comments443 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is changing the date of an upcoming UFC Fight Night event from May 23 to May 30, but it will happen,

Glover Teixiera cracks Anthony Smith at UFC Jacksonville

Glover Teixeira mauls Anthony Smith in UFC ...

May 14, 2020NoNo Comments488 Views

Light heavyweights Anthony Smith and Glover Teixeira headlined Wednesday's UFC Fight Night event in Jacksonville, Florida.

New UFC championship belt circa 2019

UFC plans to book fight for vacant bantamwe...

May 11, 2020NoNo Comments462 Views

With Henry Cejudo retiring, UFC President Dana White said they will have a fight booked for the belt by next Tuesday.

Dominick Cruz

Dominick Cruz isn’t happy with UFC 249 st...

May 10, 2020NoNo Comments552 Views

Former two-time bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz was defeated by champion Henry Cejudo in the UFC 249 co-main event on Saturday, but questioned the stoppage.

Henry Cejudo stops Dominick Cruz then annou...

May 10, 2020NoNo Comments596 Views

Bantamweight champion Henry Cejudo put his title on the line in the UFC 249 co-main event on Saturday against former two-time champion Dominick Cruz.

Anthony Pettis decisions Donald Cerrone in ...

May 09, 2020NoNo Comments467 Views

A welterweight bout between former lightweight champion Anthony "Showtime" Pettis and Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone headlined the UFC 249 preliminary fight card.

Israel Adesanya head kicks Yoel Romero at UFC 248

Israel Adesanya decisions Yoel Romero in sl...

Mar 08, 2020NoNo Comments854 Views

Middleweight champion Israel Adesanya put his title on the line for the first time against Yoel Romero in the UFC 248 main event on Saturday.

Deiveson Figueiredo UFC post-fight arm raised

Deiveson Figueiredo knocks out Joseph Benav...

Feb 29, 2020NoNo Comments860 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship had planned to crown a new flyweight champion on Saturday in Norfolk, Virginia, but the UFC 125-pound title remains vacant.

Jan Blachowicz knocks out Corey Anderson in...

Feb 15, 2020NoNo Comments850 Views

The UFC octagon was in Rio Rancho, New Mexico on Saturday for UFC on ESPN+ 25 headlined by a light heavyweight contest between Corey Anderson

UFC 247 bonuses awarded to preliminary figh...

Feb 09, 2020NoNo Comments684 Views

Following Saturday's UFC 247: Jones vs. Reyes event in Houston, Texas, the fight promotion announced the recipients of the performance-based fighter bonuses.

Valentina Shevchenko elbows Katly Chookagian - UFC 247

Valentina Shevchenko stops Katlyn Chookagia...

Feb 08, 2020NoNo Comments666 Views

Valentina Shevchenko continued her dominance over the women's flyweight division on Saturday in the UFC 247 co-main event in Houston, Texas.

Herbert Burns earns bonus for his vicious k...

Jan 25, 2020NoNo Comments682 Views

Following Saturday's UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. dos Santos event, the fight promotion announced the recipients of the performance-based fighter bonuses.

Curtis Blaydes stops Junior dos Santos in U...

Jan 25, 2020NoNo Comments769 Views

A heavyweight bout between No. 3 ranked Curtis Blaydes and former champion Junior dos Santos headlined Saturday's UFC on ESPN 24+ fight card.

Holly Holm decisions Raquel Pennington in U...

Jan 19, 2020NoNo Comments800 Views

Holly Holm defeated Raquel Pennington by split decision in her debut inside the octagon. On Saturday, the two met a second time in the

Roxanne Modafferi - Invicta FC 16

Roxanne Modafferi hands Maycee Barber her f...

Jan 18, 2020NoNo Comments814 Views

Roxanne Modafferi handed Maycee Barber her first career loss on Saturday at UFC 246 and ended the rapid rise of the young flyweight.

Fedor Emelianenko

Fedor Emelianenko Knocks Out ‘Rampage...

Dec 29, 2019NoNo Comments1150 Views

Fedor Emelianenko announced his retirement following his first-round knockout win over Quinton "Rampage" Jackson in the Bellator 237 main event on Saturday.

Kamaru Usman punches Colby Covington at UFC 245

Kamaru Usman finishes Colby Covington in UF...

Dec 15, 2019NoNo Comments929 Views

Welterweight champion Kamaru Usman put his title on the line for the first time at UFC 245 on Saturday against former interim titleholder Colby Covington.

Amanda Nunes decisions Germaine de Randamie...

Dec 15, 2019NoNo Comments909 Views

Two-division champion Amanda Nunes put her bantamweight belt on the line against former featherweight titleholder Germain de Randamie at UFC 245 in Las Vegas on

Jairzinho Rozenstruik scores come from behi...

Dec 08, 2019NoNo Comments930 Views

For the second time, the UFC Octagon was in the nation's capital on Saturday with Washington D.C. playing host to UFC on ESPN 7 at

Shogun Rua frustrated with UFC on ESPN+ 22 ...

Nov 17, 2019NoNo Comments1061 Views

Former light heavyweight champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua faced Paul Craig in the UFC on ESPN+ 22 co-main event on Saturday and wasn't happy with the

Jan Blachowicz at UFC on ESPN+ 22

Jan Błachowicz squeaks past ‘Jacare&...

Nov 16, 2019NoNo Comments846 Views

Sao Paulo, Brazil played host to UFC on ESPN+ 22 on Saturday with light heavyweight contender Jan Błachowicz taking on "Jacare" Souza in the main

Darren Till decisions Kelvin Gastelum in UF...

Nov 03, 2019NoNo Comments801 Views

Former welterweight title challenger Darren Till made his 185-pound debut on Saturday at UFC 244 against former middleweight title challenger Kelvin Gastelum.

Dominick Reyes

Dominick Reyes makes quick work of Chris We...

Oct 19, 2019NoNo Comments1172 Views

Former middleweight champion Chris Weidman made his light heavyweight debut on Friday in the UFC on ESPN 6 main event against No. 4 ranked Dominick

Dana White puts the belt on Israel Adesanya at UFC 236

Israel Adesanya knocks out Robert Whittaker...

Oct 06, 2019NoNo Comments1389 Views

The middleweight title was unified in Melbourne, Australia on Saturday as champion Robert Whittaker and interim titleholder Israel Adesanya headlined UFC 243.