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Bellator is hoping to book AJ McKee's father Antonio on the same Sept. 28 card his son is fighting on at The Forum in LA, as first reported by the Long Beach Press-Telegram. Antonio McKee is 49 years old and has not fought in five years. He still needs medical clearance from the California State Athletic Commission (CSAC) before he can be officially booked at Bellator 228. If it goes down, it is believed that it'll be the first time a father and son have fought on the same MMA card in the United States.
Per multiple sources, UFC light heavyweight bout between Volkan Oezdemir and Ilir Latifi is moving from Aug. 3 in Newark to Aug. 10 in Uruguay. Due to visa issues, I'm told.
USADA has suspended UFC's Alen Amedovski six months due to a positive test for a cannabis metabolite (THC) stemming from an in-competition drug test in relation to UFC St. Petersburg. The date of said test: 4/20. Amedovski got a reduction to a three-month suspension after the completion of a drug awareness and management program.