Dana White claims UFC close to securing private island for fights

More Sports Apr 7, 2020

Dana White claims UFC close to securing private island for fights

Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White has said the mixed martial arts promotion is close to securing a "private island" to stage bouts for international fighters during the COVID-19 pandemic. The flu-like virus has infected 1.27 million people around the world and caused over 70,000 ...

UFC plans ambitious project in Japan

More Sports Jun 28, 2014

UFC plans ambitious project in Japan

by Jason Coskrey

When DREAM and PRIDE were in their heyday about 10 to 15 years ago, Japan might have been considered the epicenter of mixed martial arts around the world. Those days are mostly over now. A number of organizations still remain, but the world's most important ...

UFC returning to Saitama on Sept. 20

More Sports Jun 26, 2014

UFC returning to Saitama on Sept. 20

by Jason Coskrey

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is bringing its brand of mixed-martial arts back to Japan with not only one of the most highly anticipated heavyweight bouts in recent memory, but also what may be among the most important UFC debuts by a Japanese fighter in ...