Petr Yan

Pros React to the Crowning of the New Bantamweight King, Petr Yan

All eyes were on the first championship title fight on Fight Island, which was advertised in many different ways such as “Russia vs. Brazil” and “The Young Star vs. an MMA Legend”. But no matter which perspective you saw...
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Frankie Edgar vs. Pedro Munhoz Moved Again, Lands on UFC 252

The UFC's next PPV event, UFC 252 in August, has an unexpected addition. During the broadcast of UFC 251 on "Fight Island" on Saturday night, the promotion announced that Frankie Edgar vs. Pedro Munhoz will join the PPV event. The...
Petr Yan and Jose Aldo, UFC 251

UFC 251 Results: Petr Yan Smashes Jose Aldo To Win Bantamweight Throne

Petr Yan is the new UFC bantamweight champion after smashing the legendary Jose Aldo in the fifth round of their UFC 251 title bout. Legacy is nearly obsession when it comes to combat sports. When all is said and done,...
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UFC 251: Marcin Tybura Reflects on Loss of Father Between Fights

Just weeks after his UFC Norfolk victory against Sergey Spivak, Polish heavyweight Marcin Tybura suffered an enormous personal tragedy. As the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic blanketed Europe, Tybura was forced to endure the death of his father. Following...
Jessica Andrade and Rose Namajunas, UFC 251

UFC 251 Results: Rose Namajunas Edges Jessica Andrade After Slugfest

Rose Namajunas avenged her previous loss to Jessica Andrade with a split decision win at UFC 251 after a hellacious battle. A rematch over a year in the making. A pair of former champions looking to get back in the...
Amanda Ribas of Brazil and Paige VanZant face off during the UFC 251

UFC 251 Results: Amanda Ribas Quickly Taps Paige VanZant

Amanda Ribas picked up a quick submission win over Paige VanZant to open up the UFC 251 pay-per-view (PPV). UFC 251 offered a fight, not a popularity contest. But there's no denying the following that Paige VanZant brings with her...
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UFC 251: Usman vs. Masvidal Post-Fight Press Conference

The UFC's inaugural Fight Island show went down Saturday night. UFC 251 boasted a trio of title fights, at welterweight, featherweight, and bantamweight. Not to mention some big names like Volkan Oezdemir, Rose Namajunas, and Paige VanZant. Even newcomer Jiri...
Volkan Oezdemir and Jiri Prochazka, UFC 251

UFC 251 Results: Jiri Prochazka Lays Waste To Volkan Oezdemir

Jiri Prochazka picked up a huge knockout win over Volkan Oezdemir in his UFC debut at UFC 251 in Abu Dhabi. One of the most anticipated UFC debuts in years took place at UFC 251 on Fight Island. The stacked event,...
Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos of Brazil and Muslim Salikhov, UFC 251

UFC 251 Results: Muslim Salikhov Takes Close Decision Over Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos

Muslim Salikhov was able to edge out a split decision win over Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos at welterweight on the UFC 251 prelims. Welterweight action at UFC 251 had Brazil's Elizeu Zaleski dos Santos taking on Muslim Salikhov. Zaleski dos Santos...
Makwan Amirkhani and Danny Henry, UFC 251

UFC 251 Results: Makwan Amirkhani Chokes Out Danny Henry

Makwan Amirkhani picked up a huge submission win over Danny Henry at UFC 251 on the preliminary card. "Mr. Finland" Makwan Amirkhani was back in action to open the televised preliminary card of UFC 251. Opposite him, at featherweight, Danny...