Article

Flyweight Contenders on Their Way to LA

Formiga vs. Makovsky at STAPLES Center on August 2...
Top ten-ranked flyweights Jussier Formiga (#6) and Zach Makovsky (#9) will square off against each other on August 2, as they have verbally agreed to a UFC 176 bout at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles.

Brazil's Formiga is coming off the biggest win of his UFC career in March, as he submitted Scott Jorgensen in the first round, while Makovsky is unbeaten in his Octagon campaign, with victories over Jorgensen and Josh Sampo.

Tickets for UFC 176, which is headlined by the UFC featherweight title bout between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes, go on sale on June 13. 

Media

Recent
UFC FIGHT PASS featured main eventer Aljamain Sterling has the tools to become a future champ. Hear from his team - including Ray Longo, former middleweight champ Chris Weidman, and Matt Serra - as they talk about the "Funkmaster."
25/05/2016
No. 8-ranked bantamweight Bryan Caraway often gets stuck in the shadow of girlfriend and current UFC women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate. But Caraway explains why he's misunderstood and why his accomplishments stand on their own.
24/05/2016
Paige VanZant and Mark Ballas dance the Jive/Salsa to " Little Bitty Pretty One " by Thurston Harris on the Dancing with the Stars' Season 22 Finale!
24/05/2016
Thomas Almeida has quickly established himself as one of the most destructive forces in the bantamweight division. Almeida faces fellow 135-pound rising star Cody Garbrandt in a gigantic main event at Fight Night Las Vegas on Sunday.
24/05/2016