MMA News Wrap-Up


UFC 207: TJ Dillashaw, John Lineker reach verbal agreements for bantamweight battle on Dec. 30

According to, UFC is targeting O2 Arena in London, England, for sometime in March 2017.

UFC officials have decided to move Robert Whittaker-Derek Brunson to the main event of UFC Fight Night 101

Stephanie McMahon told TMZ that she wants Ronda Rousey in WWE.

Matheus Nicolau was notified of a potential anti-doping violation and has been removed from his planned fight at UFC Fight Night 100 from Brazil.

UFC light heavyweight Tom Lawlor was also informed of potential anti-doping violation.

Takeya Mizugaki vs. Eddie Wineland has been added to UFC on FOX 22.


December’s Bellator 168 from Italy has added Pietro Cappelli vs. Philipe Lins & Claudio Annicchiarico vs. John Salter.

The new main event for the upcoming Bellator 167 event is Derek Campos and Patricky “Pitbull” Freire 2. A Darrion Caldwell vs. Joe Taimanglo rematch has also been added.

-The Marloes Coenen vs. Talita Nogueira fight on Friday’s Bellator show is off after Nogueira came in 5.5 lbs overweight and Coenen declined to proceed with the fight. (SOURCE)

Bellator 166 adds LC Davis vs Marcos Galvao for Dec. 2 on Spike TV.

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