What's buzzing:

UFC Featherweight Cole Miller Signs New Four-Fight Deal

MMAWeekly.com
UFC Featherweight Cole Miller Signs New Four-Fight Deal
.

View photo

UFC Featherweight Cole Miller Signs New Four-Fight Deal

UFC featherweight Cole Miller signed a new four-fight deal with the promotion, which may lead him to a fight with brash Irishman Conor McGregor. Miller (21-8) broke the news on Wednesday via Twitter.

The American Top Team training fighter appeared on the fifth season of The Ultimate Fighter reality series in 2007. He’s gone 10-6 in his seven-years with the organization, earning four Submission of the Night bonuses and one Knockout of the Night award.

The 29-year-old Georgia native is currently riding a two-fight winning streak. He submitted Sam Sicilia in his last outing on Jan. 15 at UFC Fight Night 35.

A grudge match between Miller and McGregor is reportedly in the works for July 19 in Dublin, Ireland, McGregor’s hometown. Miller recently admitted to UFC Tonight that he has been approached about the potential match-up, but won’t believe it until he has the bout agreement in hand.

Follow MMAWeekly.com on FacebookTwitter and Instagram.

View Comments (4)
  • Tennis-Dimitrov out to prove doubters wrong

    By Toby Davis LONDON, July 1 (Reuters) - It would be fair to say that 2015 has not worked out as planned for Grigor Dimitrov, but that has just made the Bulgarian more determined to prove his doubters wrong. While he moved seamlessly into the … More »

    Reuters - 6 minutes ago
  • Dizzy Tomic questions Wimbledon heat rule

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Bernard Tomic questioned Wimbledon's heat rule which allows women players some respite but not men as on-court temperatures edged over 41 degrees Celsius on Wednesday. The Australian 27th seed beat Frenchman … More »

    Reuters - 7 minutes ago
  • AP Source: Dunleavy stays with Bulls, agrees to 3-year deal

    A person with knowledge of the negotiations says Mike Dunleavy and the Chicago Bulls have agreed on a new three-year, $14 million contract. Yahoo Sports first reported the agreement, and Dunleavy later confirmed it to the Chicago Tribune. … More »

    AP - Sports - 9 minutes ago
  • Wimbledon in meltdown as temperatures soar

    Wimbledon in meltdown as temperatures soar

    By Michael Roddy LONDON (Reuters) - When tennis fans from Arizona say it is hot at the Wimbledon championships, then it must be. "It's hot and I'm the only guy in jeans," said Cesar Ponce, 30, from Tucson who with his wife Melissa had queued from … More »

    Reuters - 11 minutes ago
  • Chevrolet becomes 3rd major sponsor of Daytona Rising

    Chevrolet becomes 3rd major sponsor of Daytona Rising

    Chevrolet is the latest sponsor of Daytona International Speedway's redevelopment project. The American automaker announced a multi-year deal Wednesday to become one of five major sponsors of Daytona Rising, the $400 million facelift taking place … More »

    AP - Sports - 14 minutes ago