Tagged: UFC

Sources: Usman, Masvidal agree to UFC 251 fight

Negotiations for next week’s Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal UFC welterweight title fight are done, sources said, and both fighters have agreed to terms to compete Saturday at UFC 251 on Yas Island in...

Source: Burns out of main event for UFC 251

Gilbert Burns will not compete in the main event of UFC 251, a source confirmed to ESPN. Burns had been set to face welterweight champion Kamaru Usman in a title fight July 11 that...

Father of UFC’s Nurmagomedov dies in Moscow

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, the father and trainer of undefeated UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov, has died in Moscow, the fighter’s manager, Ali Abdelaziz, confirmed to ESPN on Friday. The elder Nurmagomedov had been hospitalized in...