Tag: UFC 248
Sean O’Malley believes that he is ‘just a couple of fights away’ from getting a title shot, but isn’t in a hurry, as he wants the UFC to pay him more for bigger fights.
Israel Adesanya says he’s going to make Paulo Costa pay for all his trash talking, when he defends his UFC middleweight title against the unbeaten Brazilian.
Following a hero’s welcome upon returning home to China after UFC 248, Zhang Weili detailed plans to move up a weight class and challenge for a second belt.
Yoel Romero’s coach Mike Brown considers him ‘the greatest athlete’ he has ever seen and has no doubt that the fighter will return to title contention.
After facing lots of criticism for his recent title defence again Yoel Romero at UFC 248, Israel Adesanya has hit out at his critics and called Romero’s approach to the fight ‘idiotic’.
Former UFC middleweight champion Robert Whittaker has opened up about his recent absence from the Octagon. The hard hitting Australian last fought at UFC 243 in October but lost the coveted belt to Israel Adesanya.
Thiago Santos blames Israel Adesanya for the ‘horrible’ and ‘boring’ fight with Yoel Romero at UFC 248, and believes the Cuban was robbed.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk has opened up on the aftermath of her war with Zhang Weili at UFC 248 and revealed that she couldn’t see out of her left eye for two days after the fight.
Former UFC welterweight title challenger Darren Till, is confident that he’s the man to dethrone the UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya.
Three weeks after UFC strawweight champion Zhang Weili defeated Joanna Jedrzejczyk in a very closely contested title fight at UFC 248, she still hasn’t made it back home to China.
Sean O’Malley is taking the positives from his two years away from the UFC Octagon, as a result of his drug testing issues with USADA.
‘The Korean Zombie’ has given an update on his eye, following his recent surgery, and recalled how angry he got as a result of the incident between Brian Ortega and Jay Park at UFC 248.
Israel Adesanya has continued to defend his performance against Yoel Romero at UFC 248, stating that he wasn’t prepared to change the game plan just because the crowd was booing.
Valentina Shevchenko believes Zhang Weili will lose her next fight inside the UFC Octagon. Meanwhile, Joanna Jedrzejczyk’s coach Mike Brown has called for an immediate rematch.
‘The Korean Zombie’ has expressed his disappointment in Rener Gracie for backing Brian Ortega, after he slapped Jay Park at UFC 248.
This is how the MMA world reacted to UFC 248. Including Dana White, Joe Rogan, Conor McGregor, Gina Carano, Ben Askren, Claressa Shields, Michael Bisping and Valentina Shevchenko.
Michael Bisping believes he would beat Israel Adesanya pretty easily if he was still fighting. And discusses whether Conor McGregor has put his partying days behind him.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk has said that she is obsessed with winning back the UFC strawweight title. Whilst also suggesting that Jessica Andrade lost the title to Zhang Weili, in part because of a bad weight cut.
Zhang Weili opens up on her emotional journey from China to the US, via Thailand and the UAE, as a result of the Wuhan Coronavirus, ahead of her first title defence against Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 248.
While the whole world would appear to be afraid of Yoel Romero. One man isn’t, Israel Adesanya, who will defend his UFC middleweight title against him at UFC 248.
We’ve put together all the best back and forth between Jon Jones and Israel Adesanya, from the last week, in the lead up to and post UFC 247.
Israel Adesanya has said that he will make beating Yoel Romero look easy at UFC 248. And stated that he will fight Jon Jones at any weight.