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Whittaker and Gastelum to coach Ultimate Fighter:  Heavy Hitters MMA News 

Whittaker and Gastelum to coach Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters

Later this summer, The Ultimate Fighter returns for an incredible 28th season. The Ultimate Fighter: Heavy Hitters, premiering August 29 on FS1, will feature male heavyweights and female featherweights. This season also sees the return of two previous season winners as UFC® middleweight champion Robert Whittaker coaches opposite No. 4-ranked contender Kelvin Gastelum. Whittaker (21-4) won The Ultimate Fighter: The... Read More
Kelvin Gastelum: “I’d give Robert Whittaker the most difficult time in the octagon” MMA News 

Kelvin Gastelum: “I’d give Robert Whittaker the most difficult time in the octagon”

Since moving to the UFC’s Middleweight division not long ago, Kelvin Gastelum has risen rapidly to the upper echelon in the ranks of the division due to some of the spectacular wins he has put together. Coming off another career defining victory against Jacare Souza at UFC 224, Gastelum believes he should be next in line for a crack at... Read More
Kelvin Gastelum no longer interested in Anderson Silva fight, wants title shot after UFC 224 win Interviews MMA News Split Decision MMA Podcast 

Kelvin Gastelum no longer interested in Anderson Silva fight, wants title shot after UFC 224 win

UFC 224 competitor Kelvin Gastelum takes a few minutes to answer some question from Joey and Dodge. Not being a big fan of making stupid people famous highlights this interview. Kelvin says he’s not interested in the Anderson Silva fight any longer and he sees his hand getting lifted this weekend, making a run at the 185 belt. We also... Read More
Kelvin Gastelum Q&A: Taking Risks, Meeting Anthony Kiedis and Arresting Gangsters Interviews MMA News 

Kelvin Gastelum Q&A: Taking Risks, Meeting Anthony Kiedis and Arresting Gangsters

Kelvin Gastelum recorded what is likely the biggest win of his professional mixed martial arts career when he knocked out former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping in China last year. Gastelum’s next big test comes May 12 when he meets Ronaldo ‘Jacare’ Souza in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at UFC 224. Tony Reid of MyMMANews.com caught up with Gastelum to discuss... Read More
UFC Fight Night 122 weigh-in results – Bisping vs. Gastelum from Shanghai, China Event Results MMA News 

UFC Fight Night 122 weigh-in results – Bisping vs. Gastelum from Shanghai, China

All but one fighter made weight today at the UFC Fight Night 122 weigh-ins in Shanghai, China.  In the main event, former UFC middleweight champion Michael Bisping returns on short notice to take on Kelvin Gastelum. Main card (UFC Fight Pass at 7 a.m. ET) Michael Bisping (186) vs. Kelvin Gastelum (186) Li Jingliang (171) vs. Zak Ottow (171) Wang... Read More
Anderson Silva vs Kelvin Gastelum rebooked, headlines UFC Shanghai MMA News 

Anderson Silva vs Kelvin Gastelum rebooked, headlines UFC Shanghai

Tickets for UFC FIGHT NIGHT SHANGHAI: Anderson Silva vs Kelvin Gastelum presented by General Tire are on-sale now. #UFCSHANGHAI The UFC announced its highly anticipated inaugural live event in mainland China will be headlined by one of the greatest MMA athletes of all time.  Brazil’s Anderson “The Spider” Silva will face middleweight contender Kelvin Gastelum in what will be one of... Read More
UFC on FOX 25 Results:  Weidman vs. Gastelum Event Results MMA News 

UFC on FOX 25 Results: Weidman vs. Gastelum

UFC on FOX 25, also known as UFC Long Island, was held at the Nassau Coliseum and headlined by a middleweight bout between former champion Chris Weidman and rising contender, Kelvin Gastelum. Today marked the first time the UFC has held an event on Long Island, and the third time in the Empire State this calendar year, having been in... Read More
Early UFC on FOX 25 weigh-in results, Ceremonial Video Event Results MMA News 

Early UFC on FOX 25 weigh-in results, Ceremonial Video

The early weigh-ins for UFC on FOX 25 took place this morning at the UFC host hotel in Uniondale, N.Y. The weigh-ins began at 9 a.m., with the UFC on FOX 25 ceremonial weigh-ins taking place at 6 p.m. ET at NYCB LIVE in Uniondale, N.Y., the same venue that hosts Saturday’s FOX-televised event. Complete UFC on FOX 25 weigh-in... Read More
Kelvin Gastelum’s suspension reduced to three months after completion of drug awareness program MMA News 

Kelvin Gastelum’s suspension reduced to three months after completion of drug awareness program

USADA announced today that UFC® athlete, Kelvin Gastelum of Huntington Beach, Calif., has tested positive for a prohibited substance and accepted a six-month sanction for his anti-doping policy violation. Gastelum, 25, tested positive for Carboxy-THC, the pharmacologically-active metabolite of marijuana and/or hashish, above the decision limit of 180 ng/mL, stemming from an in-competition sample collected on March 11, 2017, at the... Read More