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Jan 18, 2012 9:52 am

UFC NEWS – "I'm not on the anti-Bisping bandwagon,” says Sonnen

“I’m not on the anti-Bisping bandwagon. I never have been. I think he’s good. I hear a lot of negative things said about him, but I think most of it comes from frustration of maybe his personality or something like that. I think if you’re real objective and you look at his skill set and...

Jan 17, 2012 6:33 am

UFC NEWS – GSP: "I'd rather fight Diaz than Condit"

[box_light] “I do actually care. There are two guys that are fighting, Nick Diaz and Carlos Condit — Carlos Condit is a very nice guy. I never trained with him but I have trained in Albuquerque along with some of his teammates, and he’s a very nice guy. I like him a lot. But, the...

Jan 16, 2012 12:44 pm

UFC NEWS – Newcomers Salas and Kuivanen Added To UFC on FUEL TV 1

A lightweight bout between promotional newcomers has been added to the UFC’s debut on FUEL TV. Justin Salas and Anton Kuivanen have agreed to square off on February 15 on FUEL TV. UFC officials announced the bout just moments ago. UFC on FUEL TV is set to take place in Omaha, Nebraska on February 15...

Jan 16, 2012 8:44 am

UFC NEWS – Camoes vs. Hayden Possible For This Friday’s UFC on FX 1 Event

While not yet official, UFC newcomer, Tommy Hayden will likely fill a vacancy during this Friday’s UFC on FX event and face Fabricio Camoes in preliminary card action. UFC officials have yet to announce the bout as official, however sources close indicate this bout is a go. Camoes was originally scheduled to face Reza Madadi...

Jan 16, 2012 7:26 am

UFC NEWS – Jimmo vs. Vemola Scratched From UFC on FX 1

After a 16 fight win streak and a subsequent offer from Dana White to join the UFC, light-heavyweight Ryan Jimmo will have to postpone his debut due to an undisclosed injury. UFC on FX 1 is set to take place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 20. A lightweight bout between Melvin...

Jan 14, 2012 9:00 am

UFC NEWS – The “Rumble” Saga: Johnson Makes Fight Day Weight Of 204.2 Lbs. – Job On The Line Even With Victory For Unapologetic “Rumble”

The biggest news coming out of the “UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes” lead up came to us yesterday when it was announced Anthony “Rumble” Johnson had put tonight’s co-main event in jeopardy with missing weight. He came in at 197 pounds for his middleweight (185lb) contest with Vitor Belfort. To that his manager Glen Robinson...

Jan 12, 2012 2:27 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC 142’s Sam Stout Doubts His Opponent Will Stand With Him

[box_light] “Look, if he gets me to my back, I’m not going to just lay there. He’s going to have to work his ass off to keep me down. I don’t think he’ll want to stand with me, that’s for sure.” “Being down here in Rio has been great. It’s humid and it’s been great...

Jan 12, 2012 2:22 pm

UFC NEWS – Chad Mendes: Urijah Is My Mentor, But We Are Different

[box_light] “Urijah is my mentor and he’s played a key role in helping me develop a strategy for this fight. He knows where Jose is strong and where he’s not. But Urijah’s style and my style are completely different. He shoots a lot of single legs and has incredible speed. For me, I have an...

Jan 12, 2012 1:35 pm

UFC NEWS – 2011 Salary Report For 337 UFC Fighters

2011 was a hallmark year for the world’s biggest and best Mixed Martial Arts promotion. They expanded to new territories, set record gate and attendance figures and launched a revolutionary TV deal. Safe to say the UFC had a great 2011. In an interesting report from mma-manifesto.com, 337 UFC fighters who fought for the promotion...

Jan 11, 2012 8:17 pm

UFC NEWS – Anthony Njokuani vs. John Makdessi In The Works For UFC 145

According to UFC officials, lightweights Anthony Njokuani and John Makdessi have verbally agreed to meet at UFC 145 this March, as the promotion made the announcement earlier today. Njokuani is coming off a split decision loss to Danny Castillo just a few weeks ago at UFC 141, as Castillo was able use his wrestling pedigree...

Jan 11, 2012 8:16 pm

UFC And Fox Looking To Return In May For Third Network Show

“The third FOX special will be on 5/5, which is notable because that will likely be the night of a major boxing PPV most likely involving Mayweather, and they’ll promote it as if the MMA fights will be over before the Mayweather fight starts.” Dave Meltzer, editor of the Wrestling Observer newsletter, is reporting that...

Jan 11, 2012 4:52 pm

UFC NEWS – Ross Pearson Denies Reports Of Booking Siver For UFC on FUEL TV 2

Reports started circling the internet today that a bout between Ross Pearson and Dennis Siver had been booked for the UFC’s debut on Swedish territory, however if it’s been booked someone forgot to tell Ross “The Real Deal” Pearson. MMANytt.se and MMAJunkie.com com where the first to report the matchup debunked by Pearson. Pearson and...