Category Archive: Bantamweight

Mighty Mouse Eyeing Summer Showdown with Dillashaw

UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson is still recovering from his recent shoulder surgery, but from all indications, his next fight is going to be a champion vs. champion clash with T.J. Dillashaw. A matchup between Johnson (27-2-1… Continue reading

Jack Slack: How Dillashaw Killed the King

At UFC 173 we were treated to a beautiful upset. TJ Dillashaw peppered Renan Barao with strikes from all angles and Barao just never found an answer. The event was a grand one.… Continue reading

Barao/Dillashaw to Headline UFC 173

T.J. Dillashaw has been on a roll, having won five of his last six fights in the last two years. On May 24 at UFC 173 at the MGM Grand Garden in Las… Continue reading

Bantamweight Sluggers Pickett, Wineland Tabbed for UFC 155

UFC 155 is stacking up to be one blockbuster of a card. On December 29th in Las Vegas, we’re going to see the heavyweight championship, a slew of other barn-burners, and now two… Continue reading

UFC on FUEL 5 Results: Struve KO’s Miocic

Today on FUEL TV we saw a match-up of heavyweight up-and-comers, and the fight did not disappoint  Six foot eleven inch Stefan Struve knocked out the Croatian-American Stipe Miocic in the second round by… Continue reading

Renan Barao Wins Interim Bantamweight Title: Full UFC 149 Results

UFC 149 had many interesting storylines play out, the headline of which being the Interim Bantamweight Championship between Renan Barao and Urijah Faber. Barao kept his distance against the smaller Faber and won… Continue reading

Today’s Guest: Jeff Hougland – LISTEN LIVE

This Wednesday at 3pm ET we plan on welcoming UFC bantamweight Jeff Hougland to The MMA Podcast. We plan on asking him about his upcoming scrap against Takeya Mizugaki at UFC 151 and… Continue reading

UFC on FX 4 Results: Maynard Outpoints a Fleeing Guida

As cascades of boo’s rained down upon Clay Guida, it was apparent that the New Jersey crowd was not happy with the way he was fighting. Employing a strategy compared to Kalib Starnes… Continue reading

Bibiano Fernandes Refutes Claims He Was Signed to UFC

In what came as suprising news to the MMA world, Bibiano Fernandes has refuted claims that surfaced a last week that he was the newest member to the UFC stable of fighters. The… Continue reading