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Jun 19, 2012 3:40 pm

Jon Jones Sentencing for DWI Postponed

Light Heavyweight UFC Champ Jon ‘Bones’ Jones  was scheduled to appear in court today to face sentencing for a DWI arrest on May 26.  Binghamton Press & Sun Bulletin reports Jones had his court date postponed and is rescheduled for July 3rd.  Jones is required to take part in an alcohol abuse and dependency assessment...

Jun 19, 2012 1:39 pm

Six Fight Main Card Set For UFC 148 | UFC News

July 7 at the MGM Garden Arena Las Vegas, NV – A grudge match main event between Middleweight Champ Anderson Silva and rival Chael Sonnen  takes center stage.   Co-main event Tito Ortiz’s final match with fellow former light heavyweight champ Forest Griffin and a six bout line up for UFC 148 instead of the usual...

Jun 19, 2012 12:36 pm

45 UFC Fights Cancelled Due To Injury In 2012 (So Far) | UFC NEWS

The UFC has been plagued with injuries this year. High-profile fight after high-profile fight has been cancelled and/or postponed due to injury on almost every single fight card this year. UFC president Dana White believes that fighters are training too hard in the gym and need to lighten up, while fighters and insiders blame the...


Jun 19, 2012 12:25 pm

Can Jon Jones Punch And Kick? “Not At All” Says Master Seagal | UFC NEWS

“I respect every fighter that goes out to the Octagon, I don’t think (Jones’) punches or kicks landed well (vs. Lyoto Machida). Do I think he punches or kicks well? No, not at all, and that’s just my opinion. He’s a very big guy, he’s like a heavyweight. He’s 6-4, very athletic and very strong....

Jun 19, 2012 12:00 pm

Delorme vs. Rivera Booked For UFC 149 | UFC NEWS

A bantamweight bout has been added to the UFC’s debut in Calgary, Alberta, Canada in the form of Roland Delorme vs. Francisco Rivera. Delorme was originally expected to welcome DREAM champion, Bibiano Fernandes to the UFC, however after a very confusing state of affairs that proved Bibiano was uninterested in the offer presented by the...

Jun 19, 2012 11:01 am

Steven Seagal Says He Trained With Anderson Silva For Sonnen Fight | UFC NEWS

“I have (trained with Anderson Silva for this camp). I gave him some stuff that I consider to be very special, and I think it is also stuff that I don’t think most people will be expecting.” “Well, there are millions of techniques that no one has ever seen in the UFC. I’ve showed him...

Jun 19, 2012 7:18 am

Brett Rogers 'Not Perfect' But Ready To 'Change And Make It Right' | Bellator News

By Jamie McAllister Bellator Heavyweight Brett Rogers in an interview with The MMA Hour. Once a contender in the Strikeforce Heavyweight division Rogers was released by the San Jose-based promotion on June 30, 2011 following his arrest for third-degree assault of his wife, which was then followed by another arrest for violating terms of his...

Jun 19, 2012 2:00 am

Johnson Avoids Surgery After Second Diagnosis Reveals No Hernia | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Demetrious Johnson found out he will avoid surgery as he was misdiagnosed with a hernia. In an interview with MMAWeekly Johnson talks about his injury as well as discussing his return to action. “Basically, what happened was when I got kicked in the groin I’m assuming, but with my testicles there’s wires...

Jun 19, 2012 12:49 am

Dana Whites Ear Surgery May Require Him To Learn To Walk Again | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Dana White talks to Inside MMA about a rare inner ear disease he suffers from called meniere’s disease. “I’m lobbying hard for this surgery. The surgery isn’t the cure. The surgery, they go in and they basically cut the nerve. So you have to learn to walk again. You have to go...

Jun 18, 2012 3:48 pm

TICKETS FOR UFC on FOX: SHOGUN vs. VERA AT STAPLES CENTER IN LOS ANGELES ON SALE FRIDAY

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Mauricio “Shogun” Rua continues his quest back to the title when he collides with Muay Thai ace Brandon “The Truth” Vera at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles on Saturday, Aug. 4. The Ultimate Fighting Championship formally announced today that the Rua-Vera showdown will take place at the home of...

Jun 18, 2012 3:47 pm

Justin Lawrence Meets Max Holloway At UFC 150 | UFC NEWS

By Jamie McAllister A featherweight bout has been added to the UFC’s return to Denver. TUF Live stand-out Justin Lawrence is set to face Max Holloway. UFC officials on Monday announced the fight for UFC 150. Its placement on the card is not yet known. UFC 150’s main card airs on pay-per-view, while FX and...

Jun 18, 2012 3:44 pm

Jon Fitch Still Wants BJ Penn Rematch, Thinks Penn Is Ducking Him | UFC NEWS

“… I don’t think [BJ Penn] wants a piece of me, so he’s going after young guys… Yeah, I do [think he is ducking me].” Short and sweet. UFC welterweight Jon Fitch told “The MMA Hour” that he believes BJ Penn is ducking him and would like to have a rematch with “The Prodigy upon...

Jun 18, 2012 3:32 pm

Wiman vs. Sass Booked For Nottingham Show | UFC NEWS

A pair of lightweights have agreed to square off in the UFC’s return trip to the UK. Both Matt Wiman and Paul Sass have agreed to face each other in the UFC’s upcoming Nottingham show. “After looking so impressive in his last fight at UFC 146, unbeaten Liverpool lightweight Paul Sass steps up to fight...

Jun 18, 2012 3:31 pm

UFC on FOX 5 Set For Dec. 8 | UFC NEWS

By Jamie McAllister The final UFC on FOX event of the year will take place on December 8th UFC officials today announced. For the event a host city and venue have not yet been confirmed for the show which will be UFC on FOX 5. Six days prior to the show FOX will air a “UFC’s...

Jun 18, 2012 3:22 pm

UFC 150: Palhares In For The Injured Cane Against Okami | UFC NEWS

And the injury train just keeps on rollin! The hard hitting Luiz Cane has been forced out of his UFC middleweight debut against Yushin Okami with an undisclosed injury. In his place comes another Brazilian in the form of the always tough, Rousimar Palhares. UFC 150 takes place on August 11 from the Pepsi Center...

Jun 18, 2012 2:07 pm

VIDEO | Dana White: Tito Tried To Damage The UFC More Than Anyone Else | UFC NEWS

UFC President Dana White confirms Tito Ortiz will be the next UFC Hall of Fame inductee during the upcoming UFC fan expo July 6-7 in Las Vegas, NV at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. “I think he’s a guy who pound-for-pound—at the time we were hurting—tried to do more damage to [the UFC] than anyone in the...

Jun 18, 2012 9:54 am

Condit Suggests Link Between Past Steroid Use And Low Testosterone | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Carlos Condit in an interview with Gracie Mag Condit discusses topics such as his next opponent, Nick Diaz, Georges St-Pierre, TRT and Jiu-Jitsu. “I think it’s a slippery slope, you know what I mean? You let guys start using testosterone and it’s … where does it end? You know what I mean?...

Jun 18, 2012 9:28 am

Bellator Signs Wrestling Phenom Shawn Bunch

By Jamie McAllister Bellator signs wrestler Shawn Bunch the news comes directly from Bellator.com Bellator Fighting Championships have agreed terms with decorated amateur wrestler Shawn Bunch. The former Olympic qualifier is now turning his attention solely toward Mixed Martial Arts and a future Bellator Bantamweight tournament. “I’ve had my sights set on Bellator for a...