UFC’s Jiri Prochazka shares message message for Indian MMA fans

Pro Panja, which is in affiliation with the Indian Arm-Wrestling Federation, went international over the weekend as co-founder Parvin Dabas attended UFC 275 at the Singapore Indoor Stadium, in Kallang, Singapore. At the event, which saw Jiri Prochazka defeat Glover Teixeira via submission in the main event, MMA India, which is also a brainchild of … Read more

UFC 275 reaction episode of MMA Junkie Radio

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2022/06/mma-junkie-radio-3268-reaction-to-ufc-275-joanna-jedrzejczyks-retirement-more Monday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here. On Episode 3,268, the guys recap all things UFC 275, including if Glover Teixeira should get an immediate rematch vs. new champ … Read more

Daniel Cormier advises UFC champ Glover Teixeira not to retire

SINGAPORE – UFC light heavyweight champion Glover Teixeira is flirting with retirement, and Daniel Cormier believes he should stop. Cormier, a former two-division UFC champ, thinks Teixeira (33-7 MMA, 16-5 UFC) is in a good spot to further his legacy and extend his title reign. Teixeira hasn’t committed to hanging up the gloves at a … Read more

UFC 275 preview, Graham Boylan interview, more

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/2022/06/mma-junkie-radio-3267-ufc-275-preview-guest-graham-boylan-more Thursday’s edition of MMA Junkie Radio with “Gorgeous” George and “Goze” is here. On Episode 3,266, the guys chat with Cage Warriors president Graham Boylan ahead of Cage Warriors 139 being held in San Diego. … Read more

Daniel Cormier shares advice Joe Rogan gave him on ignoring critics

SINGAPORE – Like Joe Rogan, Daniel Cormier doesn’t care if you critique his commentary. He was put on blast in 2021 by his broadcast partner Dominick Cruz, who claimed the former UFC dual-champ did not do homework for fights. Since then, Cormier hashed things out with Cruz and is accustomed to not being everyone’s cup … Read more

Manel Kape rips ‘ungrateful’ champ Deiveson Figueiredo

SINGAPORE – Manel Kape thinks Deiveson Figueiredo is representing himself poorly by threatening to vacate the UFC flyweight title because the organization implemented an interim belt. Figueiredo (21-2-1 MMA, 10-2-1 UFC) was unable to defend his belt on the timeline the promotion had hoped for due to injury, and because of that an interim 125-pound … Read more

Joe Rogan misses international PPV

Share this article share tweet text email link on Facebook on Twitter via text message on LinkedIn via email https://mmajunkie.usatoday.com/lists/ufc-275-commentary-team-broadcast-plans-set-michael-bisping-fills-in-joe-rogan-ppv The sixth numbered UFC event of the year is rapidly approaching with UFC 275 on Saturday at Singapore Indoor Stadium in Singapore. As always, some marquee on-air talent will be there to help guide viewers … Read more

Joanna Jedrzejczyk plans ‘medical procedure’ for Zhang Weili

SINGAPORE – Joanna Jedrzejczyk insists she’s at her best going into Saturday’s UFC 275 rematch with Zhang Weili. Now it’s just time to produce a performance that aligns with that feeling. Jedrzejczyk (21-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC), a former longtime UFC strawweight champion, returns to the octagon after more than two years this weekend when she … Read more

Jack Della Maddalena won’t cherry-pick fights

UFC welterweight Jack Della Maddalena is not interested in cherry-picking any of his fights. The former Eternal MMA champion has finished all but one of his professional wins and is eager to take on the division’s best. The likes of rising stars Sean O’Malley and Paddy Pimblett haven’t been initially keen on fighting ranked opposition … 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