Mariya Agapova beats the clock for Round 1 TKO at Invicta FC 37

Marilia Santos kicks things off with a seriously heavy right hand but Mariya Agapova is already timing her movements well and countering Santos’ efforts. Santos presses the action early with deliberate and direct power shots. Agapova is incredibly light on her feet as she bounces in and outside picking her shots well. When Agapova commits […]

Controversial DWCS winner Loughnane making PFL debut

Although he didn’t earn a UFC contract with his Contender Series win, Brendan Loughnane (17-3) still emerged into the spotlight after Dana White’s controversial comments on his performance. The show is of course looking for finishers and when Loughnane shot for a takedown attempt with seconds left in the bout Dana White soured on the […]

Vinicius Moreira 0-3 in UFC after RNC loss to Paul Craig

Vicinius Moreira (9-4) earned his UFC contract with a second round submission of John Allen on DWCS: Brazil 3. Since joining the UFC he has lost both of his fights in the very first round and kept the streak alive with his submission loss to Paul Craig in Mexico City at UFC on ESPN+ 17. […]

Azure outstrikes Katona to stay undefeated 8-0 in Vancouver

Round 1 Azure lands some big shots early and drops Katona as he was stepping on to the back foot. Katona recovers and stands to pressure Azure into the fence and lock up his right leg searching for the takedown. Katona controls a large portion of the wrong completely wrapped around Azure’s right leg. They […]

Miles Johns advances to 10-0 in UFC debut

Round 1 Smith shoots slow for the double leg and Johns reverses the attempt into a double underhook gets him onto the fence. Smith commits to his wrestling early and sticks to Johns. He takes John’s back while standing and attempts to secure a body triangle. Johns walks around the octagon with the backpack on, […]

Nigerian prospect Yusuff cruises to first round KO over veteran Martinez

A product of Dana White’s Contender Series, Nigerian born Featherweight contender Sodiq Yusuff (9-1) is an undefeated 3-0 since earning his UFC contract. He faces off against Mexican veteran Gabriel Martinez (21-6) who is building on a 2 fight win streak in UFC. ‘Moggly’ Martinez is 5-2 in his UFC campaign and will look to […]

Dana White’s Contender Series Week 6

Contract Winners: Rodrigo Nascimento, Tracy Cortez, Aalon Cruz, Aleksa Camur Michal Martinek vs Rodrigo Nascimento The heavyweights start the evening off with Brazil’s Rodrigo Nascimento (6-0) taking on the Czech Michal Martinek (6-0). Martinek enters this bout with a significant reach disadvantage, being generally outsized by his opponent across the board. The striking exchanges begin […]

Dana White’s Contender Series Week 5

Contract Winners: Billy Quarantillo, Jamahal Hill, Sean Woodson Billy Quarantillo vs Kamuela Kirk Billy Quarantillo opens this featherweight bout as the aggressor but his low kick turns into a takedown as Kirk steals his ankle and takes him down directly into guard. Billy continually shifts position throughout the remainder of the first round trying to […]