The MMA Roundup: Every Story

Here lies the MMA Roundup for the 11th of March; here you’ll find all the top news stories of the day in a simplified, quick to read format.

  • Valentina Shevchenko is to defend her Flyweight crown at Chicago’s UFC 238 against Jessica Eye on June 8th.

  • Strawweight contenders Tatiana Suarez and Nina Ansaroff also clash on the UFC 238 card, potential title eliminator here?
  • Flyweight stars Joanne Calderwood and Katlyn Chookagian is on deck for a STACKED UFC 238, another bout with huge title implications for the 125lb divison.
  • Dillion Danis makes his Bellator return against Max Humphrey (3-2) this May. The SBG star issues a call out to recent UFC debutant Ben Askren.

  • Askren himself offers more barbs to Darren Till and also recalls his history with Jorge ‘Gamebred’ Masvidal.

  • Anthony Smith tells how he just “didn’t show up” in recent loss to Jon Jones, ahead of his UFC Stockholm headliner with Alexander Gustafsson.