Video: Antoine Griezmann scores audacious lob in Barcelona training session

Barcelona ace Antoine Griezmann scored an audacious lob in a recent training session for Barcelona.  The Catalan giants have resumed training ahead of the restart of La Liga this month and tweeted a video of the Barca players in training this week. SEE MORE: ‘Almost back’ and ‘good to see’ – These Real Madrid fans react […]
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UFC 250’s Aljamain Sterling: “So Much More At Stake” In World Today Beyond Fighting

The backdrop to UFC 250 was expected to be a global pandemic, the event offering a distraction from the fear and anxiety that has crept into the lives of many over the past several months. Then came the death of George Floyd, another black man killed at the hands of police. Suddenly, there was so […]
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Flashback Fight: Rose Namajunas silences Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217

Rose Namajunas captured strawweight gold at UFC 217 in 2017 by defeating long-reining champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk in front of a sold-out Madison Square Garden crowd. The historic event took place on Nov. 4, 2017 and featured three world title fights. In the fight card’s main event, former welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre submitted Michael Bisping to win the middleweight crown while TJ Dillashaw knocked out Cody Garbrandt to regain the bantamweight title. (Video courtesy of UFC) TRENDING > Jon Jones, Conor McGregor, many other fighters comment about George Floyd protests   …

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Watch Aljamain Sterling defeat Pedro Munhoz (UFC 250 Free Fight)

(Courtesy of UFC) Aljamain Sterling (18-3) scored a decisive win over Pedro Munhoz at UFC 238 in Chicago last year. Sterling squares off with Cory Sandhagen at UFC 250 on Saturday, June 6. UFC 250 takes place at the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas and is headlined by a women’s featherweight title bout between champion Amanda Nunes and former Invicta FC titleholder Felicia Spencer. TRENDING > Jon Jones, Conor McGregor, many other fighters comment about George Floyd protests …

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UFC 250: Amanda Nunes vs. Felicia Spencer – Inside the Octagon Preview

In this episode of Inside the Octagon, John Gooden and Dan Hardy preview the UFC 250 main event, as women’s featherweight champion Amanda ‘The Lioness’ Nunes takes on Felicia ‘Feenom’ Spencer. UFC 250 takes place at the UFC APEX facility in Las Vegas. Nunes enters the fight on a 10-bout winning streak while Spencer’s only career loss is to former champion Cris Cyborg. (Video courtesy of UFC) TRENDING > Jon Jones says he is done with UFC belt; challenges Dana White to release him   …

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UFC 250 Embedded: Fighters arrive to an eerily quiet Las Vegas

The stars of two exciting bantamweight brawls – Aljamain Sterling and Cory Sandhagen plus Cody Garbrand and Raphael Assuncao – arrive in an eerily quiet Las Vegas. UFC 250 headliners Amanda Nunes and Felicia Spencer check in for fight week. (Video courtesy of UFC) TRENDING > Jon Jones, Conor McGregor, many other fighters comment about George Floyd protests Dana White addresses UFC’s George Floyd tribute <span data-mce-type=”bookmark” style=”display: inline-block; width: 0px; overflow: hidden; line-height: 0;” class=”mce_SELRES_start”></span> (Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube) …

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UFC Vegas: Roosevelt Roberts Explains Callout of Matt Frevola

Five fights into his UFC career, lightweight Roosevelt Roberts is 4-1 in the UFC. And after UFC Vegas, and a submission win over Brok Weaver, he knows exactly what he wants next. Roberts (10-1), who joined the UFC off a 2018 appearance on Dana White’s Contender Series, in the pre-UFC Apex days, is gunning for […]
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UFC Vegas’ Daniel Rodriguez: “I know I’m being watched by the whole world right now. To pull off a victory is just a blessing.”

At UFC Vegas over the weekend, Daniel Rodriguez was supposed to have a high profile match-up with Kevin Holland. Instead, a Holland injury resulted in a short-notice fight with Gabriel Green — a compatriot of Rodriguez from their regional circuit days. Speaking with Cageside Press following the fight, the welterweight noted that “COVID is affecting […]
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Jon Jones returns to streets to help with clean-up and stop rioters

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones may be embroiled in a controversial battle with UFC boss Dana White, but that’s not distracting him from trying to keep his city intact amidst ongoing protests and riots. Jones posted a video on Monday of him confronting individuals with spray cans, presumably would-be vandals, on the streets of Albuquerque, N.M., where he lives. Jones simply repeated over and over, “Give me the spray cans.” Both individuals he approached on the video eventually did so. Though there have been numerous peaceful protests, Jones had see enough of the looters, rioters, and vandals that were hitting…

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