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Arman Tsarukyan
Comes up short in wrestling battle
LightweightUFC
April 20, 2019
Tsarukyan lost to Islam Makhachev via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Saint Petersburg.
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Islam Makhachev
Relies on his wrestling ability
LightweightUFC
April 20, 2019
Makhachev defeated Arman Tsarukyan via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 29-28) at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Saint Petersburg.
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Alexander Yakovlev
Storms back with a submission
LightweightUFC
April 20, 2019
Yakovlev defeated Alex da Silva via submission (guillotine choke) at 3:10 Round 2 at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Saint Petersburg.
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Rafael Fiziev
has a short UFC debut
LightweightUFC
April 20, 2019
Fiziev lost to Magomed Mustafaev via TKO (kick and punches) at 1:26 of Round 1 at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Saint Petersburg.
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Magomed Mustafaev
Unleashes spinning back kick
LightweightUFC
April 20, 2019
Mustafaev defeated Rafael Fiziev via TKO (kick and punches) at 1:26 of Round 1 at UFC Fight Night on Saturday in Saint Petersburg.
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Mike Davis
To debut in Fort Lauderdale
LightweightUFC
April 18, 2019
Davis will step in on short notice to take on Gilbert Burns in a lightweight matchup at UFC Fort Lauderdale on April 27, Nolan King of Flocombat reports.
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Gilbert Burns
New opponent for Sunrise card
LightweightUFC
April 18, 2019
Burns will now take on Mike Davis in a lightweight matchup at a UFC Fight Night event on April 27 in Fort Lauderdale, Nolan King of Flocombat reports.
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Tony Ferguson
Awaiting medical clearance
LightweightUFC
April 16, 2019
UFC President Dana White told reporters at his post-UFC press conference that Ferguson (knee) will need to be cleared by UFC doctors before he books his next fight, MMAJunkie.com reports.
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Roosevelt Roberts
Facing UFC newcomer Gifford in Florida
LightweightUFC
April 16, 2019
Roberts (7-0-0) is scheduled to face Thomas Gifford (17-7-0, 2NC) in a lightweight fight April 27 at UFC Sunrise, ESPN.com reports.
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Thomas Gifford
Making UFC debut in Florida
LightweightUFC
April 16, 2019
Gifford (17-7-0, 2NC) is scheduled to face Roosevelt Roberts (7-0-0) in a lightweight fight April 27 at UFC Sunrise, ESPN.com reports.
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Gilbert Burns
Needs new opponent for UFC Sunrise
LightweightUFC
April 16, 2019
Burns (14-3-0) will require a new opponent for his scheduled lightweight bout April 27 at UFC Sunrise after Eric Wisely (33-9-1) indicated Saturday in a post on his personal Facebook account that he would have to withdraw for medical reasons.
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Eric Wisely
Pulled from UFC Sunrise card
LightweightUFC
Out
April 16, 2019
Wisely (33-9-1) posted Saturday on his personal Facebook account that he's no longer scheduled to fight Gilbert Burns (14-3-0) at UFC Sunrise on April 27 due to health-related reasons.
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Charles Oliveira
Placed on Rochester card
LightweightUFC
April 15, 2019
Oliveira (eye) will take on Nik Lentz in a lightweight matchup at UFC Rochester on May 18, Nolan King of Flocombat reports.
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Dustin Poirier
Solves Max Holloway, wins UFC gold
LightweightUFC
April 13, 2019
Poirier is the new Interim UFC Lightweight Champion after defeating Max Holloway via unanimous decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46) at UFC 236 on Saturday in Atlanta.
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Matt Frevola
Uses grappling to secure first UFC win
LightweightUFC
April 13, 2019
Frevola defeated Jalin Turner via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) at UFC 236 on Saturday in Atlanta.
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Mairbek Taisumov
Serves six-month suspension
LightweightUFC
April 11, 2019
Taisumov was handed a six-month suspension by the USADA after testing positive for a banned substance, Aaron Bronsteter of TSN.ca reports. Since the suspension is retroactive to October 8, Taisumov is eligible to fight as of Monday.
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Drew Dober
Headed to Minneapolis
LightweightUFC
April 11, 2019
Dober will face Marco Polo Reyes in a lightweight matchup at UFC Minneapolis on June 29, Nolan King of Flocombat reports.
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Marco Polo Reyes
Adds fight in June
LightweightUFC
April 11, 2019
Reyes will face Drew Dober in a lightweight matchup at UFC Minneapolis on June 29, Nolan King of Flocombat reports.
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Conor McGregor
Reduced charges, court date set
LightweightUFC
April 10, 2019
McGregor is now facing reduced charges of felony robbery (sudden snatch) and misdemeanor criminal mischief, and is next due to appear in court April 30, Marc Raimondi of MMAFighting.com reports.
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Ross Pearson
Announces retirement from MMA
LightweightOther
April 8, 2019
Pearson announced his retirement from mixed martial arts Monday in an instagram post.
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Anthony Pettis
Broken nose confirmed
LightweightUFC
Out
April 4, 2019
Pettis suffered a broken nose in his March 23 victory over Stephen Thompson and will rest four-to-six weeks as a result, Ariel Helwani of ESPN reports.
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Alexander Yakovlev
Booked for UFC St. Petersburg
LightweightUFC
April 4, 2019
Yakovlev will take on newly-signed Alex da Silva at UFC St. Petersburg on April 20, Guilherme Cruz of MMAFighting.com reports.
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Islam Makhachev
Back in Octagon
LightweightUFC
April 3, 2019
Makhachev (undisclosed) is scheduled to face Arman Tsarukyan (13-1-0) in a lightweight fight April 20 at UFC Saint Petersburg, Mike Bohn of MMAJunkie.com reports.
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Stevie Ray
Booked for UFC Stockholm
LightweightUFC
April 2, 2019
Ray will fight Leonardo Santos in a lightweight bout at UFC Stockholm on June 1.
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Leonardo Santos
Making return at UFC Stockholm
LightweightUFC
GTD
April 2, 2019
Santos (hand) has been booked to take on Stevie Ray in a lightweight bout at UFC Stockholm on June 1.
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