MMA News News

Feb 3, 2012 8:37 am

Jacare vs. Brunson / Sayers vs. Smith Added To “Strikeforce: Tate vs. Rousey”

The Strikeforce Columbus event has just added two more bouts to the ever growing roster. This time its middleweight bouts between Jacare Souza and Derek Brunson and another one set to pair Lumumba Sayers opposite Scott Smith. Strikeforce officials confirmed the matchups this morning. The March 3rd event is set to go down from the...

Feb 2, 2012 9:07 pm

UFC 143 Pre-Fight Press Conference Replay (Video)

Today the UFC is holding their UFC 143 pre-fight press conference live from the Mizuya Lounge at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. Participating in today’s event will be UFC president Dana White, event headliners Carlos Condit and Nick Diaz as well as main card fighters Werdum, Nelson, Pierce and Koscheck. Simply...


Feb 2, 2012 1:25 pm

UFC Sponsor Harley Davidson Giving Diaz vs. Condit Winner Free Motorcycle

Winner of main event gets brand new Harley Davidson Motorcycle As announced by UFC president Dana White, the winner of Saturday night’s main event will not only win the UFC’s welterweight interim title but they will also walk away with a brand new Harley Davidson motorcycle. Official UFC sponsor Harley Davidson is the one behind...

Feb 2, 2012 11:10 am

UFC Featherweight Champ Jose Aldo Drops Ed Soares As Manager

The Black House management team headed up by Ed Soares and Jorge Guimaraes has lost another star athlete amongst their roster. After managing the likes of Anderson Silva, Lyoto Machida, Junior Dos Santos and Jose Aldo the famed management team has taken another hit to their roster of champions. First to leave the group was...

Feb 2, 2012 11:07 am

Karlos Vemola vs. Mike Massenzio Booked For UFC on FOX 3

A middleweight contest has been added to the UFC’s third trip to FOX TV in the form of Karlos Vemola vs. Mike Massenzio. UFC officials confirmed the matchup this afternoon. UFC on FOX 3 is set to take place in New Jersey from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford on May 5. In the main...

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...

Feb 1, 2012 2:21 pm

UFC NEWS | MMA Fight Photo Of The Week | Phil Davis "Eats" A Punch

This week’s most story telling photo coming out of a recent MMA fight is this one from last weekend’s UFC on FOX 2 main event between Rashad Evans and Phil Davis. In the photo it appears as if Phil Davis is literally eating a punch from Rashad Evans on his way to a unanimous decision...

Feb 1, 2012 1:36 pm

UFC NEWS | Eight Fighters Receive Medical Suspensions Following UFC On FOX 2

Eight participants from last weekend’s “UFC on FOX 2: Evans vs. Davis” event have received medical suspensions from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. UFC on FOX 2 took place this past Saturday from the sold-out United Center in Chicago. In the main event, Phil Davis squared off with Rashad Evans for the...

Feb 1, 2012 6:15 am

UFC NEWS | GSP Set To Host Friday’s UFC Fight Club Q&A In Vegas

Heads up UFC Fight Club members headed to Vegas this week for the UFC 143 festivities. As confirmed with event officials, UFC welterweight champion, Georges St-Pierre is set to host the pre-weigh-in Fight Club member Q&A this Friday from the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Doors open at 1 p.m. local time and the welterweight champ...

Feb 1, 2012 5:30 am

UFC NEWS | Heads Up Atlanta | UFC 145 Tickets Go On Sale In Two Weeks

Expected to be headlined by a long awaited light-heavyweight title fight between Jon Jones and Rashad Evans, UFC 145 is scheduled to go down this April in Atlanta. UFC officials recently announced that tickets are set to go on sale on the 15th of February, just two weeks from today. UFC 145 is set to...

Feb 1, 2012 5:15 am

UFC NEWS | Fresh Off Of Fitch KO, Hendricks Asking For Diaz vs. Condit Winner

“I’ve been telling everybody I really want the winner of [Diaz/Condit]. You don’t get this opportunity too often. Now that I’ve done it in the ring, I’ve got to do it outside the ring. If I don’t promote myself outside the ring — I mean, there are great fights going on and now they’re happening...

Feb 1, 2012 4:45 am

UFC NEWS | UFC on FOX 2 Ratings Update | Main Event Peaked With 6.1 Million Viewers

FOX officials released the final tally on last Saturdays UFC ratings. While initial reports stated that the show averaged 4.7 million viewers, the latest figures and most up to date figures show that the event peaked with 6.1 million viewers during the night’s main event. The event now ties UFC 75 for the second most...