Olympic wrestling icon Jordan Burroughs drops in on the UFC’s Ultimate Fighter series

By IMMAF.org lead writer, Jorden Curran USA wrestling legend Jordan Burroughs recently stopped by during filming of the UFC’s latest season of The Ultimate Fighter – currently enjoying its 27th series. A global star, the 29-year-old Burroughs is a four-time Freestyle Wrestling World Champion and won gold at the 2012 London Olympics.…

UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey

UFC 207: Nunes vs. Rousey takes place on December 30 at the T-Mobile Arena in Paradise, Nevada, USA. Full card below: Main Card Women’s Bantamweight Championship: Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Ronda Rousey Men’s Bantamweight Championship: Dominick Cruz (c) vs. Cody Garbrandt Bantamweight: T.J. Dillashaw vs. John Lineker Welterweight: Dong Hyun…

UFC 193: Building a legacy for Australian MMA

The UFC makes its long awaited return to Australia this weekend at Melbourne’s Etihad Stadium. Headlined by UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey taking on the undefeated Holly Holm, and Women’s Flyweight Champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk defending her crown against Valerie Letourneau, UFC 193 marks the promotion’s third stadium super-show, following the…

Aisling Daly criticises model’s questionable workout regime

Aisling Daly has hit out at Irish model Lynn Kelly whose endorsement of an ill-advised workout regime has provoked criticism from the UFC strawweight contender. Independent.ie reported how Kelly, a former Miss Universe Ireland, has publicly celebrated her seven day-exercise regime which regularly induces the model to vomit due to its intensity. Speaking on…

IMMAF president pays hommage to judo legacy of UFC champ Rousey

UFC women’s bantamweight champion, Ronda Rousey, has bestowed her belt on judo school and social project, Instituto Reação, in Brazil where it will now be permanently housed. This follows a surprise $30,000 donation from the star back in March to this non-profit school, which was founded by 2004 Olympic bronze medallist, judoka Flavio Canto. Rousey had been…