Welcome to the world of Justin Gaethje; a violent world with plenty of MMA rumors.
As always these are rumors that have been talked about behind closed doors between MMA higher ups, so take them as MMA rumors.
Embrace the end of summer and spend some time with your Sunday Morning Rumor Mill.
- Rumor is not only has Colby Covington lost his title shot, but he may be stripped of his interim title. The rumors are Colby might tumble down the rankings as UFC sorts through title matches.
- A bitter sweet end as AXS TV moves out of the MMA business. The recently sold cable network is moving more into pro wrestling.
- Rumors are UFC Fight Pass will scoop up some of AXS TV’s larger MMA properties.
- Huge if true, but the relationship between Bellator and Rizin is growing. Talks a full on Bellator vs. Rizin card have been discussed.
- A few months ago talks of Conor McGregor vs. Justin Gaethje began to surface. Those rumors died, but now have popped up again during Gaethje Fight Week. With Gaethje wins and if Mac returns, this match-up may be back on the table for December or 2020.
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