By Patrick L. Stumberg MMAfighting.com INGLEWOOD, Calif. — After his win at UFC 232, Alexander Volkanovski discusses his victory over Chad Mendes, why he feels he presents a bad matchup for Max Holloway, how close he believes he is to a title shot and more.
By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez Bloodyelbow.com After racking up a 13-fight win streak since 2014 and successfully defending his title for a second time, Max Holloway is looking at a number of next options. A move up to 155 pounds has been been brought up, but there is no shortage of title challengers for the […]
By Shaun Al-Shatti@shaunalshatti MMAfighting.com With a busy 2018 campaign coming to a close, Dominance MMA’s Ali Abdelaziz sat down with MMA Fighting to discuss the coming slate for his vast, star-studded stable of fighters in 2019. Some notable excerpts of the conversation are transcribed below. Khabib Nurmagomedov Any progress with the […]
Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez When UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway was forced out of his scheduled title defense against Brian Ortega at UFC 226 on Saturday, the company tried to implement a Plan B. Ortega was to remain in the card, but would instead face fellow top contender Jeremy Stephens. […]
Bloodyelbow.com By Milan Ordoñez@Mr_Ordonez After getting back on the winning track with a win over Cub Swanson in a rematch in Atlantic City three weeks ago, Frankie Edgar immediately put himself in the conversation as a strong candidate to get the next shot at UFC featherweight gold. Apart from the belief that he could actually […]