Following the cancellation of a pair of preliminary card match-ups over the last week, next Saturday's UFC on FOX event scheduled for the United Center in Chicago had another fight added to the line-up on Tuesday.
UFC newcomers Mike Rhodes (6-1) and George Sullivan (14-3) will now square off in welterweight action on the January 25 event. The UFC officially announced the pairing...
With the last-minute subtraction of the Pascal Krauss vs. Adam Khaliev preliminary bout from the “UFC on FOX: Henderson vs. Thomson” lineup, the promotion promised a new tango would be added to the January 25 event in its place.
Enter welterweights George Sullivan and Mike Rhodes, who have agreed to make their big league debuts at the 11th hour.
The UFC announced the matchup...
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Another change has been made to the upcoming FOX UFC Saturday from Chicago as welterweights Adam Khaliev and Pascal Krauss have both suffered injuries thus scrapping their fight from the card on Jan 25.
UFC officials announced the news on Saturday .
Khaliev (6-0) has been a highly touting prospect for the last couple of years, especially after he uncorked one of the most spectacular...
On Wednesday, the UFC announced an undisclosed injury has forced Oleksiy Oliynyk out of his UFC on FOX 10 fight against Jared Rosholt. Because Oliynyk is exiting stage left at the 11th hour, the promotion was forced to pull Rosholt from the January 25 event instead of finding him a last-second replacement.
The show’s roster is now set at 11 bouts.
Oliynyk and Rosholt were slated...
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By Sammy Hurwitz
On Saturday, the UFC will hold its inaugural event in Singapore. The event will serve as a representation of the incredible growth and size of the UFC, since it’s birth 20 years ago.
Last week, at UFC 168, fighters on the card hailed from the United States, Brazil, Jamaica, Germany, Armenia, and Afghanistan. Saturday’s fight card is also very diverse, featuring...