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UFC Vegas 5 weigh-in results: Headliners on weight, Jonathan Martinez misses by 4.5 pounds, one bout canceled
One fighter missed weight badly at Friday’s official weigh-ins for UFC Vegas 5 and one other fight couldn’t be salvaged.
Watch UFC Vegas 5 weigh-in video to see the fighters at UFC Vegas 5 step on the scale Friday.
Adam Borics has a new opponent as he looks to get back in the win column on Aug. 7.
There’s been a last minute switch to Saturday night’s UFC Vegas 5 event after Timur Valiev was scratched from his scheduled fight with Jamall Emmers.
MMA Fighting’s Alexander K. Lee and Jed Meshew take a look back at the past week’s overlooked battles, including a title-fight losing self-slam, South Korean sluggers, a wicked comeback at Brave CF 36, Mama Kichigin, and more!
Jennifer Maia confident she will make weight, Joanne Calderwood trusts ‘she’s got her sh*t together’
Jennifer Maia doesn’t believe her weight cut will be a problem for her fight this weekend, and opponent Joanne Calderwood can only hope she doesn’t struggle as she’s done in her past two fights.
Montserrat Ruiz rebounded from her first pro loss with an impressive finish at Invicta FC 41.
Joanne Calderwood had a title shot awaiting her once Valentina Shevchenko was healthy again but nothing is this sport is guaranteed and now she explains why taking a fight against Jennifer Maia was the best thing for her.
Get full fight results for Invicta 41 headlined by Janaisa Morandin vs. Montserrat Ruiz on Thursday in Kansas City, Kan.
Video: Edmen Shahbazyan says 3-round fight at UFC Vegas 5 wasn’t his idea, picks Israel Adesanya to retain title
UFC middleweight standout Edmen Shahbazyan wanted to go extra rounds at UFC Vegas 5, but said his opponent thought differently.
Multi-time Brazilian jiu-jitsu grappling champion Marcus “Buchecha” Almeida will make a full-time move into MMA in 2020 and he’s already inked his first contract.
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