Dana White: Jessica Andrade ‘a real problem’ for Valentina Shevchenko, who doesn’t need to please critics

Jennifer Maia had Twitter buzzing when she smothered champ Valentina Shevchenko in the second round of their flyweight title fight on Saturday at UFC 255. Imagine what Jessica Andrade would do, UFC President Dana White asked after Shevchenko retook control and won the fight. Maia was a massive underdog to dethrone the champion, reaching as […]

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Deiveson Figueiredo has a ‘personal’ issue with Brandon Moreno: ‘I think I’m going to destroy him’

Deiveson Figueiredo is already fired up about his next title defense. Just minutes after he dispatched Alex Perez in the UFC 255 main event, the Brazilian “God of War” was already fielding questions about a potential showdown with Brandon Moreno in December. UFC president Dana White revealed just after Figueiredo’s win that he wanted to […]

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UFC heavyweight Raphael Pessoa suspended one year by USADA for failed drug test

UFC heavyweight Raphael Pessoa has accepted a one year sanction handed down by the United States Anti-Doping Agency after failing an out-of-competition drug test earlier this year. According to USADA officials in a statement released on Monday, the Brazilian tested positive for hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) and its metabolites chlorothiazide and 4-amino-6-chloro-1,3-benzenedisulfonamide (ACB). Hydrochlorothiazide is a diuretic, […]

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