Category: MMA

John Lineker vs. Jimmie Rivera set for UFC 219

Bantamweight contender John Lineker has replaced former champ Dominick Cruz at UFC 219, and will take on Jimmie Rivera. by Lucas Rezende@rezenluc   Jason Silva-USA TODAY Sports John Lineker’s wish has been granted. Shortly after asking the UFC to be given the injured Dominick Cruz’s spot at UFC 219, against Jimmie Rivera, the UFC officially announced he will […]

Paige VanZant vs. Jessica-Rose Clark targeted for UFC St. Louis

  by Guilherme Cruz@guicruzzz   Paige VanZant will face Jessica Rose Clark in her flyweight debut. Esther Lin, MMA Fighting A women’s flyweight bout will likely be added to UFC’s upcoming trip to St. Louis. Three days after defeating Bec Rawlings in her Octagon debut, Jessica-Rose Clark is already set to get back in action as she […]

Richard Corminal Promises To Be At His Best Against Arnaud Lepont

By After a shaky promotional debut nearly eight months ago, Richard “Notorious” Corminal (4-2) is confident his upcoming matchup will be different. Before the Malaysia-based Filipino stepped into the ONE Championship cage for the first time in March, he leaned on a lifetime of boxing to make short work of his opponents, […]

John Lineker steps in to face Jimmie Rivera at UFC 219

by Marc Raimondi@marc_raimondi   Esther Lin, MMA Fighting Jimmie Rivera will go from a former champion to one of the hardest hitters in the division. With Dominick Cruz out due to injury, John Lineker has stepped in to face Rivera at UFC 219 on Dec. 30 in Las Vegas, MMA Fighting’s Ariel Helwani confirmed with sources Tuesday. Adam Hill […]