Sage Northcutt: “At 155 … I kind of feel like my mind is foggy, if that makes sense. I don’t really know how to describe it. Maybe it’s the weight cut.”
Shannon Knapp: “Proud moment!!! All Invicta FC 30 athletes make weight! Woohoo!”
Bruce Lee was born Lee Jun-fan on 27 November 1940, in San Francisco, and died known to the world as Bruce Lee, on 20 July 1973 in Hong Kong.
Alexander Gustafsson: “To sacrifice so much with dieting and food and then going down to face me? I think I will have to move to heavyweight to get a piece of DC again.”
Tiffany Van Soest: “I gave myself time to feel that way but I was tired of feeling like that. That’s the good thing about hitting rock bottom – You have nowhere to go but up.”
Invicta FC 30: Frey vs. Grusander will be held on Friday, July 21, 2018 at the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri. As always, Invicta has created a pre-fight gallery.
Colby Covington: “I had little health issues after my fight, so I’m getting those taken care of and by the year’s end I will unify my belt and retire Tyron Woodley for good.”
Paige VanZant: “Surgery day take two. I’m getting this arm better and I’m getting back into the Octagon!!!”
The Professional Fighters League presented it’s fourth event on Thursday, July 19th from the NYCB LIVE arena in Uniondale, New York. The event aired live on NBC Sports and was headlined by a featherweight bout between Lance Palmer and Jumabieke Tuerxun.
Brian Ortega: “Every single person you put in front of me, I took their heads out, like Conor says, and I put them on your f@$%ing doorstep.’ I go, ‘And that earned me a title shot.'”
Brian Dunn: “I told [Drew Dober] that if he is cleared by CSAC, I would allow him to compete at 155, but if not, it would have to be at the 165 documented minimum.”
Jason’s wife, with whom he has two sons, was recently diagnosed with adrenal cortical carcinoma, a rare and virulent form of cancer, which has left her unable to work.
The league wanted to hold Tyron Woodley vs. Colby Covington at UFC 228 on September 8, but for undisclosed reasons, Covington was unavailable, so the UFC is reportedly planning to book Woodley’s first title defense vs. Darren Till, and strip Covington.
Felipe Efrain: “I have never thought one day I would be fighting in Africa, so I’m very excited for that. … I’ll show everyone I’m the top dog at bantamweight for Brave.”
John Skipper: “Do you want to pay $100 to see a pay-per-view fight? Or do you want to get a $100-a-year subscription to a service, and get 100 fights and some mixed martial arts and some other content?
Anderson Silva: “This is great news, I am vindicated … Today, I have a renewed energy. My legacy is restored. I can focus on getting back into the ring and the next chapter of my life after fighting.”
Paulo Costa: “Kelly Slater talked too much, said stupid things. He doesn’t understand how the anti-doping system works in the UFC.”
Darren Till: “I know he’s had surgery on his left knee and I was not trying to cause him another injury in that area but this is a fight and we’re in the most brutal sport in the world.”
PFL President Carlos Silva: “All these guys want to win a million dollars, and the way you win a million dollars is make the playoffs.”
The fifth episode of Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series took place July 17th from the Ultimate Fighter gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. As always the event featured ten fighters fighting in front of the UFC President hoping to impress and win a contract with the UFC.