UFC 218 Media Call Highlights: Aldo, Holloway discuss fight impacting legacy

Holloway on his readiness for fighting Aldo again so promptly: "I'm in the hurt business. I can fight this guy 10 times in a row and I'll be motivated."

UFC 218 Media Call Highlights: Aldo, Holloway discuss fight impacting legacy

UFC Featherweight Champion Max Holloway talked about being “in the hurt business” during his time fielding question from media on Tuesday ahead of UFC 218’s main event in Detroit at Little Caesars Arena. Both Holloway and Aldo fielded multiple questions centered around the immediacy of a rematch following the outcome of the Hawaiian’s triumph over […]

Jose Aldo fills in, will face Max Holloway in UFC Detroit headliner

Jose Aldo fills in, will face Max Holloway in UFC Detroit headliner

Opportunity has knocked for Jose Aldo. The former champion who was perceived as one of the best pound-for-pound fighters in MMA will fill-in for the injured Frankie Edgar against UFC Featherweight Champion Max Holloway on Dec. 2 in Detroit at UFC 218. Aldo called for the shot to get retribution against the Hawaiian on social […]

Frankie Edgar out of featherweight title fight at UFC 218 in Detroit

Frankie Edgar out of featherweight title fight at UFC 218 in Detroit

Frankie Edgar will not be fighting undisputed UFC Featherweight Champion when the organization makes its awaited return to Detroit on Dec. 2.  News broke Wednesday evening that the 36-year-old’s bid to become a two-division champion at UFC 218 at Little Caesars Arena would be nixed after suffering a facial injury in training that will require surgery. […]

Detroit committee aims to land major sporting events

Detroit committee aims to land major sporting events

Major players in the Detroit sports scene met Wednesday afternoon in an effort to bring a number of big events to the Motor City. Olympia Entertainment CEO Tom Wilson, Pistons Vice Chairman Arn Tellem and Lions President Rod Wood are among those that have joined the newly formed Detroit Sports Organizing Corp. that met during a […]

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones fails drug test, set for lengthy suspension

UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones fails drug test, set for lengthy suspension

On Monday, Swedish outlet MMAnnyt published a report that its sources indicated a long-awaited rematch between UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon “Bones” Jones and Alexander Gustafsson would presumably headline UFC 218, which will emanate from the new Little Caesars Arena on Dec. 2. You can now scratch that off, along with a Brock Lesnar super-fight, […]