Article

UFC COO Lawrence Epstein Talks new Code of Conduct

CHICAGO: The UFC made two big announcements before Thursday’s UFC on Fox 6 pre-fight press conference began.  The first was that former UFC welterweight champion Matt Hughes would be retiring from fighting and taking the position of Vice President of Athlete Development and Government Relations. The other big announcement was that the UFC was rolling out a written code of conduct.

UFC Executive Vice President and General Counsel Lawrence Epstein was on hand for the announcement and took the time to speak to Bleacher Report about the new policy.

Continue reading...
Sunday, August 31
2PM
NZST
Sacramento, CA

Media

Recent
The cursed fight card becomes a Cinderella story as the main event changes on weigh-in day. Renan Barao bows out for medical reasons, creating a once-in-a-lifetime chance for Joe Soto to face champion T.J. Dillashaw.
29/08/2014
Get to know Brazilian fighter Diego Ferreira before he takes the Octagon tonight at UFc 177 against Ramsey Nijem. Ferreira, undefeated in 10 professional bouts, looks to build off a strong performance against Colton Smith at Fight Night San Antonio.
30/08/2014
UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw and new title challenger Joe Soto hit the scale before weighing in on the big changes to the UFC 177 fight card. Also hear from UFC president Dana White and matchmaker extraordinaire Sean Shelby.
29/08/2014
UFC 177 fighters Ramsey Nijem, Diego Ferreira, Yancy Medeiros, and Damon Jackson play a game of Either/Or, including answering the age old question: Diaz or Nogueira?
26/08/2014