How Jordan Burroughs Inspired UFC's Desmond Green | Top Turtle MMA
May 17, 2019Count Desmond Green as the No. 1 cheerleader for folks going up a weight class. Damaged by trying to cut too much weight early in his own career, Green now actively tries to encourage others to move up to a more comfortable division. Fellow UFC fighter Kurt Holobaugh even cites Green as his primary source of encouragement to go to 155.
UFC 237: Kurt Holobaugh Inspired By Dustin Poirier, Desmond Green
May 11, 2019Kurt Holobaugh is the latest in the growing trend of fighters moving up a weight class. While he has a history in the division, including a prior stint in the UFC back in 2013, his last three fights have come at featherweight. Now nearly fully through his training camp for UFC 237 this weekend, Holobaugh feels like he’s in the right place.
Aaron Pico Leaves Team Body Shop For JacksonWink
May 8, 2019Aaron Pico is shuffling things up.
Dear UFC, Sign Nate Landwehr
Apr 29, 2019Dear UFC: You have a rare opportunity. His name is Nate Landwehr. The 30-year-old American fighter is currently serving as the M-1 Challenge Featherweight Champion, sitting at 12-2 overall in his career. He is the perfect combination of potential, proven results, and in-cage style aesthetics.
Bill Algeo vs. Brendan Loughnane Slated For Contender Series
Apr 9, 2019The UFC is eyeing a top-tier featherweight matchup for the season three premier of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series on June 18. The promotion is working on a bout between Ring of Combat featherweight champion Bill Algeo (12-3) and UFC veteran Brendan Loughnane (16-3), sources tell FloCombat.
Julio Arce vs. Julian Erosa In The Works For UFC Fight Night 151: Rochester
Apr 4, 2019The UFC’s debut in Rochester, New York, is starting to take shape, and the promotion is scheduling some of the state’s finest talent to fill the UFC Fight Night 151 card.