Charles Oliveira, Dustin Poirier and rest of MMA Twitter shower Joanna Jedrzejczyk with best wishes following retirement

Former longtime strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk announced her retirement during the UFC 275 broadcast. Jedrzejczyk, who is inarguably one of the greatest female fighters in MMA, said she’s moving on from the sport following a devastating knockout loss to Zhang Weili at UFC 275 in Singapore. Poland’s ‘Boogeywoman’ was in line for a title shot … Read more

Gilbert Burns credits “bada **” Valentina Shevchenko for incredible work inside octagon, calls her “big test” for Taila Santos at UFC 275

Gilbert Burns has lauded UFC women’s flyweight champion Valentina Shevchenko for her amazing work inside the octagon. Additionally, he asserted that he wants his fellow Brazilian fighter Taila Santos to beat Shevchenko in their upcoming title fight at UFC 275 on June 11. Burns added, however, that he’s a massive fan of Shevchenko. Speaking to … Read more

Road to UFC fighters announced, two Indians among top 32 Asian MMA participants

UFC on Friday announced its list of 32 fighters for the Road to UFC contest – the top stage for Asia’s elite Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fighters to bag their contracts into the premier organization. The contest which returns after a seven-year hiatus, will begin ahead of UFC 275 in its Southeast Asia debut in … Read more