Assuncao draws Font at UFC 226

Veteran Raphael Assuncao will square off with Rob Font at UFC 226 on July 7 at T-Mobile Arena, sources told Adam Hill of the Las Vegas Review-Journal. The 35-year-old Assuncao heads to the combat sports mecca on a three-fight win streak, … Continue reading

Holm to face Anderson at UFC 225

Former UFC women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm will fight Megan Anderson at UFC 225 on June 9 in Chicago, the promotion confirmed.. Holm and Anderson will fight at 145 pounds, adding much-needed intrigue to the UFC women’s featherweight division. The winner … Continue reading

Diaz accepts 1-year suspension from USADA

Nick Diaz will be eligible to return April 19 after accepting a one-year suspension from the United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). Diaz’s suspension stems from missing three out-of-competition drug tests during a 12-month span. The suspension is retroactive to Diaz’s third missed … Continue reading

UFC 223 weigh-in results

  The early weigh-ins take place at the UFC host hotel in Brooklyn, N.Y., and precede the ceremonial weigh-ins for the fans, which take place at 6 p.m. ET at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The same venue hosts Saturday’s event, which has … Continue reading