fight / fighter coverage, 2017-04-29 06:30:25 , Fury post from around the web
Bellator has signed multiple women’s flyweight fighters including former UFC title challenger Valerie Letourneau. Later this year they will crown a champion.
Cub Swanson on his hand injuries.
Vitor Belfort reportedly fighting Nate Marquardt at UFC 212. This would be Vitor’s last fight.
Ryan Bader will make ‘3 to 4 times’ more in sponsorship money with Bellator
Pre sale for the UFC OKC show starts on May 3rd. Has Chiesa vs Lee, Boetsch vs Hendricks, Penn vs Siver.
Mike Perry says to Dana please let me smash this fool Al Iaquinta, he talks too much.
Re: GDR, her immediate future is up in the air. Not likely for July 29. Maybe 4th quarter of this year. Even been some talk of vacating the belt. All TBD.
That said, no talk of retirement at this time. Still, a very unique situation. More questions than answers re: her future.
Babajimi Abiola Manuwa hopes to be on the Cormier Jones card and will be ready to replace either man.
Jessica Eye vs Aspen Ladd on July 7th.
Big John says weight cutting is more dangerous than PEDs in MMA.
Claudia Gadelha 5 weeks out from her fight. She is weighing 135 pounds in this picture, she will need to cut 20 pounds and get down to 115 pounds.
Jacare underdogs surgery for a pectoral rupture.
Luke Rockhold says he’s looking to fight in June or July.
Joanna Jedrzejczyk and Adriana Lima doing a wasabi eating challenge
And Showtime Sports Executive Vice President Stephen Espinoza says: Conor McGregor – Floyd Mayweather talks “are largely at a standstill. There hasn’t been a ton of progress and I think if they don’t move relatively quickly, people may move on. People may tire of it. But it really is something that needs to happen this year or it probably won’t happen,”