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Nov 23, 2011 10:26 am

Help The Miller Family This Holiday Season And Donate

UFC Middleweight fighter Dan Miller is currently involved in one of the biggest fights of his life, fighting to keep his son Danny Miller Jr. alive.  Danny Miller Jr. was born with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease (PKD). Polycystic kidney disease (PKD) is a genetic disorder which causes multiple cysts to develop on the kidneys in...

Nov 23, 2011 5:20 am

MMA NEWS – Grove vs. Minowa In The Works For ProElite III On January 21

The UFC isn’t the only promotion making plans for the 2012 MMA season. ProElite version 2.0 is finalizing plans for their third MMA show scheduled for January 21, 2012 and they are headed back to where it all started at the Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu, Hawaii. The event is expected to feature a main event...

Nov 23, 2011 5:00 am

UFC NEWS – Photo: King Mo In Brazil Helping Machida Train For Jones

In preparation for his UFC 140 title fight with Jon Jones, Lyoto Machida has brought in standout light-heavyweight, “King Mo” Lawal, to assist with his wrestling game. Mo is widely regarded as one of, if not thee very best wrestling in Mixed Martial Arts but can he help Machida regain his title? Click here for...


Nov 22, 2011 4:18 pm

Bellator 58 Ratings Are In And They Are Up

Last weekend’s Bellator 58 card turned in the most solid numbers of the season with 269,000 viewers. The ratings prove that the recently dethroned lightweight champion, Eddie Alvarez is by far their biggest ratings draw. Bellator 58 took place from the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Florida and featured a main event...

Nov 22, 2011 1:55 pm

UFC NEWS – Paulo Thiago vs. Mike Pyle Booked For UFC 142 In Brazil

A welterweight clash between two top talents has been booked for the UFC’s return trip to Brazil this upcoming January. UFC 142 is expected to go down on Jan. 14 from Rio de Janeiro’s HSBC Arena. However, the event itself has yet to be officially announced by the UFC. Booked in what is expected to...

Nov 22, 2011 8:24 am

UFC NEWS – Cruz Ready To Face Faber To Complete Trilogy

“The way that he beat Bowles, I think it warrants a title fight for him. That’s fine with me. I’ve got no problem. It was going to be him or Bowles, I knew that coming into that fight, and I was ready to take on either one of them. He beat somebody in the Top...

Nov 22, 2011 8:13 am

UFC NEWS – “The Ultimate Fighter” Headed To Brazil, Tryouts Next Month

It would appear as if the first international edition of the UFC’s reality show, “The Ultimate Fighter” is set and it’s heading to Brazil. Brazilian Mixed Martial Arts prospects in the lightweight and middleweight divisions will get a chance to try out for the latest season of “The Ultimate Fighter” on Dec. 14 in Sao...

Nov 22, 2011 8:01 am

UFC NEWS – Chris Lytle Says Fighting Is Like a Drug And He's An Addict

“I don’t believe that fighters are made. I think they’re born, and it’s kind of who you are. With me, I still have that competitive fire. It wasn’t a point of me being like, ‘I hate fighting. I don’t want fight.’ It was a point of me deciding I’m going to [retire] because I need...

Nov 22, 2011 7:15 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 139 Medical Suspensions Report: Shogun Out Six Months With Possible Facial And Skull Fracture

After an astonishing 25-minute battle, Dan Henderson and Shogun Rua have been medically suspended by the California State Athletic Commission for six-months. The Commission released their list of medical suspensions yesterday evening through email. UFC 139 took place this past Saturday from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. In the main event Dan Henderson...

Nov 22, 2011 7:07 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 139 Salary Report: Cung Le Top Earner

The California State Athletic Commission released the list of UFC 139 disclosed payrolls yesterday evening and confirmed that UFC newcomer Cung Le was last Saturday’s top earner. UFC 139 took place this past Saturday from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. In the main event Dan Henderson and “Shogun” Rua went to war for...

Nov 21, 2011 3:39 pm

UFC NEWS – Takeya Mizugaki vs. Chris Cariaso In The Works For UFC 144

Another Japanese fighter will get the chance to compete on his home soil when Takeya Mizugaki steps inside the cage with Chris Cariaso on the stacked with Japanese talent card that will be UFC 144. “UFC 144: Japan”, while not yet made official by the promotion, is expected to go down on February 26 live...

Nov 21, 2011 3:19 pm

UFC NEWS – Demetrious Johnson vs. Eddie Wineland In The Works For UFC on Fox 2

A bantamweight bout between Demetrious Johnson and Eddie Wineland is being discussed for the UFC’s return trip to Network Television. Sources close to the situation have confirmed that verbal agreements are in place; however UFC officials have yet to confirm the bout as official. The UFC on Fox 2 card is still in the planning...

Nov 21, 2011 2:25 pm

UFC NEWS – Boxer Zab Judah Says Anyone Can Be a MMA Fighter

“MMA? I mean hey, it is what it is. It’s..some people like to see. You know? I think the difference between MMA and boxing is anybody can be a MMA fighter it just takes…uh…you know, just brutality. You know what I’m sayin’? It’s not a skill level thing. For me to get in and get...

Nov 21, 2011 2:11 pm

MMA NEWS – Strikeforce Challengers 20 Salary Report

The Nevada State Athletic Commission today released the list of disclosed payroll figures for last Friday’s Strikeforce Challengers 20 event. Strikeforce Challengers 20 took place from The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas this past Friday on November 18th. The five-fight main card aired on Showtime featured female up-and-comer Ronda Rousey and...

Nov 21, 2011 9:10 am

UFC NEWS – Shogun Wants Rematch With Dan Henderson

“It was certainly a big fight. I don’t know how the judges scored the last round, they could or they should have given a 10-8 for me. But that doesn’t take anything away from Dan Henderson. He’s a legend and that’s the type of fight where you create a legacy. But I want a rematch,...

Nov 21, 2011 8:43 am

UFC NEWS – Kongo vs. Hunt Rumored To Be In The Works For UFC 144 In Japan

Last week Cheick Kongo was rumored to have been offered a bout with Roy Nelson. However once Roy Nelson confirmed the bout himself via twitter the UFC quickly shot the possibility down and said they had other plans for Kongo. Now, the rumor floating around is that Kongo will now face fellow striker Mark Hunt...

Nov 21, 2011 8:26 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 143: Koscheck vs. Condit Official

We reported exactly two weeks ago that a welterweight matchup between Josh Koscheck and Carlos Condit was in the works for the UFC’s February show and that fight is now official. UFC 143 is set to take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas on February 4th. Georges St. Pierre will be...