LOS ANGELES -- UFC and ESPN completed their bond beyond the one announced earlier this month on Wednesday, bringing all non-pay-per-view fights to the cable giant and its streaming arm, ESPN+, in a reported $1.5 billion, five-year arrangement.
The partnership, which will launch in January following UFC's expiring deal with Fox, will feature 30 ...Read more
NEW YORK -- Until his crazed reappearance Thursday, two-belt champion Conor McGregor had vanished from the UFC along with his riches.
Enter Max Holloway, the organization's featherweight champion who will put his 12-fight unbeaten streak on the line in Saturday's UFC 223 main event against unbeaten Russian Khabib Nurmadomedov (25-0). Holloway ...Read more
NEW YORK -- An agitated Conor McGregor stormed the UFC media day event at Brooklyn's Barclays Center on Thursday, slamming a metal barrier toward a van occupied by McGregor's possible replacement as lightweight champion, Khabib Nurmagomedov.
The fracas left fighter Michael Chiesa with a cut on the top of his head that required hospitalization, ...Read more