1409 Search Results for released from UFC

Sep 2, 2015 10:04 am

Report: Dan Miller Among 13 Fighters Released From UFC

It’s the start of a new month and that means it’s time for the UFC to revise their roster, cutting a group of fighters. This happens every month, almost like clockwork. At the beginning of the month the promotion updates their roster, revealing that some who were there before are no longer. UFCFIGHTERSiNFO goes through...

Apr 1, 2014 7:44 am

Will Campuzano released from UFC roster

It’s a dog eat dog world in the UFC, and there is no space in the organization for lack luster performances in a sport full of up-and-comers. However, it was commonly thought that a fighter had at least a three fight chance to prove his or her worthiness. Apparently, that’s not the case. With only...

Mar 27, 2014 1:25 pm

Cody McKenzie Released From UFC, Wants Aoki Bout

In another blow to the UFC’s roster, TUF season 12 fighter Cody McKenzie (pictured), recently announced his UFC release through his official twitter account. The Alaskan native went 3-4 while under the UFC”s employ, most recently dropping an unimpressive bout to Sam Stout on the UFC on FOX 9 card. Outside of his lackluster record,...


Mar 21, 2014 4:52 pm

Ivan Menjivar Released From UFC Contract

Another casualty of the UFC’s continually moving roster has been suffered in the form of featherweight fighter, Ivan Menjivar. The TriStar trained athlete dropped three straight bouts, during what was his second stint in the UFC, and that was all the UFC brass needed to see. His release marks the second high-profile termination in the...

Jan 28, 2014 7:55 pm

Pat Barry Says Goodbye to MMA, Released from UFC Contract

It looks like UFC heavyweight and fan favorite Pat Barry will be leaving the octagon. Barry (8-7 MMA, 5-7 UFC) announced his indefinite leave from the sport in a statement released via Brian Butler, Barry’s manager. Full Statement: After long discussions with our client Pat Barry over the recent weeks, he has come to the...

Oct 5, 2012 10:02 am

Dennis Hallman Released From UFC Following Yesterday’s Missed Weight | MMA News

  After missing weight for the UFC on FX: Browne vs. Silva event, UFC veteran Dennis Hallman was released from his contract. Also, his opponent, Thiago Tavares was removed from the card with no opponent. Hallman has fought in several different weight classes but as of his last bout and his expected bout with Tavares,...

Mar 25, 2012 11:21 am

Mackens Semerzier Released From UFC Contract

Former WEC featherweight turned UFC featherweight Mackens Semerzier has been released from his UFC contract following his most recent UFC defeat. One of many WEC imports Mackens found early success inside the UFC’s Octagon when he dominated “The Ultimate Fighter” Season 12 cast member Alex Caceres and choked him out in the first round. He...

Feb 1, 2012 2:29 pm

UFC NEWS | Joey Beltran Released From UFC Following UFC on FOX 2 Loss

“I am truly grateful for all the opportunities that I have received from the UFC/Zuffa. I am not sad or hurt by their decision as I know that winning is the name of the game. Posting a 1-4 record my last 5 fights is unacceptable regardless of how entertaining the fights were. So this is...

Jul 20, 2016 10:19 am

UFC released Mirko Cro Cop from contract, allowing him to fight at Rizin

Rizin FF has continued to keep the ball rolling since MMA icon Fedor Emelianenko made his return to MMA on New Year’s Eve. Since then, the promotion held their official ‘Rizin 1’ event back in April, and will look to build more momentum as we get closer to the end of the year. Earlier this...

Jul 11, 2016 9:52 am

Official statement released on the sale of the UFC to WME | IMG

On Monday, the UFC released an official statement regarding the sale of the most prominent mixed martial arts promotion in the world. Full statement from the UFC: BEVERLY HILLS, CA (July 11, 2016) – WME | IMG today announced the acquisition of UFC, the world’s premier professional mixed martial arts (MMA) organization. A global leader...

Jul 5, 2016 1:34 pm

Frank Mir has asked the UFC to be released

Back in April, former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir was notified that he had failed his ‘UFC Fight Night: Australia’ post-fight drug test. Mir failed the test for oral turinabol metabolites, blaming the failed drug test on contaminated kangaroo meat. While there has been no word yet as to how long Mir will be suspended,...

Apr 19, 2016 8:59 am

UFC on FOX 19 salaries released

This past Saturday, UFC on FOX 19 hit Tampa. The main card on ‘big FOX’ saw Cub Swanson dominate Hacran Dias, Khabib Nurmagomedov make his highly anticipated return to the Octagon as he defeated Darrell Horcher, Rose Namajunas defeat Tecia Torres, and Glover Teixeira KO Rashad Evans. Below is the full payroll, courtesy of BloodyElbow:...

Mar 29, 2016 2:07 am

Odds released for UFC 198 card including Cris ‘Cyborg’ Justino vs. Leslie Smith

Big news broke on Monday when the UFC revealed that Cris “Cyborg” Justino would be making her UFC debut at UFC 198 in her hometown of Curitiba, Brazil on May 14th. Odds for “Cyborg’s” 140 pound catchweight fight with Leslie Smith were recently released by 5Dimes Sportsbook. Leslie Smith +600 Cristiane Justino -1200 Over 1.5...

Mar 28, 2016 9:44 am

Nate Diaz vs. Conor McGregor 2 betting odds released for their expected UFC 200 rematch

Nate Diaz was a huge underdog according to the betting odds going into the UFC 196 main event against UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor. It looks like Diaz will be getting the underdog role once again even after submitting McGregor in the second round of their first match. MMA Junkie reported that “Irish bookmaker Paddy...

Jan 8, 2016 11:14 am

More details released regarding EA Sports UFC 2

As we get closer and closer to the release date of EA Sports UFC 2, fans are getting more and more anxious for details! First EA Sports hid the release date on UFC.com, then the first official trailer was released, now we have even more details regarding gameplay modes. EA Sports sent out a press...

Dec 28, 2015 8:50 am

Released! Countdown to UFC 195: Andrei Arlovski vs Stipe Miocic

UFC 195 co-main event will feature heavyweights Andrei “The Pit Bull” Arlovski vs Stipe Miocic on January 2nd.   Arlovski is enjoying his second wind in his career with six straight. The last time Arlovski felt a gold belt around his waste was over a decade ago, but with finishes against Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva and Travis...

Dec 27, 2015 3:20 pm

Countdown to UFC 195: Robbie Lawler vs Carlos Condit – Newly released!

Kicking off 2016 of fights is UFC 195 featuring in the main event is “Ruthless” Robbie Lawler  vs  Condit.   This fight will set the tone to even a bigger year in respects to an outstanding 2015.    Lawler has four straight wins and one title defense,  a second successful defense against a veteran Condit...

Dec 26, 2015 8:37 am

Released! UFC 200 Promo Video: Summer Blockbuster

UFC president Dana White is prepping us for what should be an event to top all events this July in Las Vegas NV. If this landmark event is anything like UFC 100 then we should be in for a treat come this summer. Rousey vs Holm, McGregor vs ?? or any champ in 2015 that...

Nov 9, 2015 9:13 am

Angela “Overkill” Hill reacts to getting released by the UFC

Strawweight Angela “Overkill” Hill has been released by the UFC following two consecutive losses to Tecia Torres and most recently Rose Namajunas. The TUF 20 veteran won her UFC debut match against Emily Kagan in the Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale via unanimous decision, but failed to pick up a win since. Hill released a statement...

Sep 9, 2015 12:02 pm

WATCH! First ‘UFC 194: Aldo vs. McGregor’ Trailer Has Been Released

  UFC 189 didn’t go as planned, but now we’ll get another chance at seeing Jose Aldo take on Conor McGregor at UFC 194, which will go down on Dec. 12 in Las Vegas. Also on the card will be a highly anticipated fight between middleweight champion Chris Weidman and challenger Luke Rockhold. And that’s...

Sep 4, 2015 5:24 am

Former UFC Light Heavyweight Asks To Be Released From WSOF Contract

World Series of Fighting light heavyweight Ronny Markes hasn’t fought for the promotion since winning his debut back in 2014, when he picked up a unanimous decision over Cully Butterfield. He was then scheduled to fight last April, against David Branch, but had to pull out right before weigh-ins due to illness. Markes now believes...

Aug 14, 2015 3:25 am

OMG! UFC Just Released Frank Mir Breaking Sylvia’s Arm Fight Replay

‘At first the fans booed, but changed their minds as soon as they saw the replay of Syliva’s arm breaking during Mir’s arm bar attempt. Next watch Frank Mir take on the hard hitting Andrei Arlovski at UFC 191, in Las Vegas.’ Check out the video of Frank Mir breaking Tim Sylvia’s arm. It’s a...

Jul 7, 2015 7:53 am

Released UFC Fighter Could Not Be Happier

Now former UFC fighter Ryan Jimmo, isn’t exactly broken hearted that he was recently released from the promotion, in fact, he couldn’t be happier. Jimmo took to Twitter to comment on being released, along with 13 other fighters. Jimmo explained that he was contacted personally with the news and that he is extremely happy to...