3:53 PM ET The UFC is targeting a middleweight matchup between Yoel Romero and Paulo Costa to headline an event in April, pending Romero’s availability coming off a Spanish-speaking reality show. Brazilian news outlet Combate first reported the potential matchup, and multiple sources confirmed to ESPN the fight will likely headline UFC Fight Night on
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4:43 PM ET A lightweight fight between Justin Gaethje and Edson Barboza will headline UFC Fight Night on March 30 in Philadelphia, the promotion announced Tuesday. After UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo’s 32-second finish of bantamweight champ TJ Dillashaw in their Jan. 19 superfight, the two titleholders have swapped spots in the ESPN pound-for-pound MMA
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11:53 AM ET Phil MurphyESPN Video ESPN MMA analyst Chael Sonnen fought three times for UFC gold. “The American Gangster” breaks down deciding moments from the best finishes at UFC Fight Night: Henry Cejudo vs. TJ Dillashaw. Henry Cejudo defeats TJ Dillashaw by first-round TKO to defend his UFC flyweight title Henry Cejudo came right
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6:17 PM ET After TJ Dillashaw lost to UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo on Saturday in Brooklyn, he called on an immediate rematch at 125 pounds. It made sense – despite more weight to cut – because he did not want his UFC bantamweight belt on the line and hoped to become a double champion.
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7:04 AM ET Scotland’s Joanne Calderwood put on a dominant performance at UFC Fight Night Brooklyn, defeating debutante Ariane Lipski via unanimous decision (30-26, 30-26, 30-27) to secure her third win at flyweight. Calderwood (13-3) put on a much-improved performance benefiting from the more comfortable weight of 125lbs in addition to her time spent at
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1:29 AM ET NEW YORK — Greg Hardy‘s first appearance in the UFC ended in controversy Saturday night due to a monster illegal strike at Barclays Center. Hardy (3-1) suffered his first official mixed martial arts loss at 2:28 of the second round against Allen Crowder when referee Dan Miragliotta disqualified the former NFL star
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3:37 PM ET NEW YORK — Henry Cejudo might have just saved the UFC’s flyweight division. Cejudo (14-2) defended his flyweight championship for the first time at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in a stunning 32-second finish of bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw, who agreed to move down in weight in pursuit of a second title.
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8:03 PM ET Greg RosensteinESPN Staff Writer Close Greg Rosenstein is the MMA editor at ESPN.com. Follow him on Twitter at @grosenstein. Follow on Twitter Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print A multitude of undercard fights with major implications are taking place before UFC Fight Night Brooklyn’s main event between Henry Cejudo and TJ
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12:52 AM ET It’s a new era for the UFC and the sport of mixed martial arts. The UFC is now on ESPN and ESPN+. Subscribe to ESPN+ to get: Exclusive live UFC events, weigh-ins and more; Ariel and the Bad Guy; Dana White’s Contender Series; and more exclusive MMA content! Saturday’s UFC Fight Night
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10:03 AM ET NEW YORK — TJ Dillashaw has successfully made weight ahead of his title bout with UFC flyweight champion Henry Cejudo on Saturday at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Dillashaw, the UFC’s bantamweight champion, needed to be 125 pounds on Friday morning and weighed in at 124.6 pounds. He typically weighs in at
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