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Dec 6, 2011 3:43 pm

UFC NEWS – Nog Brothers Sponsored by World’s 8th Richest Man

We found out today that one of the world’s richest men, Eike Batista, a Brazilian entrepreneur and president of the EBX Group, announced that he will be sponsoring both of the twin brothers, Rodrigo ‘Minotauro’ Nogueira and Rogerio ‘Minotouro’ Nogueira, in their upcoming fights at UFC 140 in Ontario, Canada. Batista’s EBX Group includes five...

Dec 6, 2011 5:45 am

UFC NEWS – Fans Invited To This Weeks Free UFC 140 Pre-Fight Festivities

This week UFC officials are inviting fans in the Toronto area to come out to the free and open to the public UFC 140 open workouts and pre-fight press conference. UFC 140 takes place this Saturday, December 10th at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada and is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight...

Dec 5, 2011 3:59 pm

UFC NEWS – Jon Jones: "I'm the best fighter that I've ever been right now."

“Judging on my numbers in the weight room, judging on my numbers in the cardio tests, it’s the best I’ve ever been. I’m the best fighter that I’ve ever been right now… I have changed as an athlete — I believe in my heart that I’m the best, I believe I won’t lose to Lyoto,...

Dec 5, 2011 9:44 am

UFC NEWS – Tito Ortiz Hints At Possible Retirement in 2012

“Maybe it’s time. I don’t know. I guess when I leave on my own terms — and I look at it as, when I don’t have fun coming in the gym anymore, sparring and pushing myself and running every day, maybe it is time. I’m not overstaying my welcome. My goal in my whole career...

Dec 5, 2011 9:07 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 140 Unaired Prelims To Stream On Facebook

With four fights being picked up by ION to air a portion of this weekend’s UFC 140 preliminary card, it left three additional bouts without a broadcast home. In typical UFC fashion, they have announced that the remaining UFC 140 fights will stream live and for free on popular social network, facebook.com UFC 140 takes...

Dec 2, 2011 3:46 pm

UFC NEWS – QuickTwitt: Cody McKenzie vs. Michael Jonhnson Set For UFC on FOX 2

If we are to believe the verified twitter account of UFC lightweight fighter, Cody McKenzie, than the UFC has booked a lightweight bout for their return trip to network television and put the aforementioned McKenzie in against his former teammate, Michael Johnson. While not officially announced by the promotion, UFC on FOX 2 is expected...

Nov 30, 2011 6:35 am

UFC NEWS – BJ PENN: "Pacquiao, he's my kind of fighter.”

“Pacquiao, he’s my kind of fighter, I’m a fan of his. I like his style. He tries to go for the finish. I would like to see Pacquiao win because I know if Pacquiao wins, it’s gonna be an exciting victory. Boxing is part of MMA. You need to be able to know how to...

Nov 30, 2011 4:20 am

UFC NEWS – UFC 140 Preliminary Card Set To Air On ION TV

Four preliminary card fights from next week’s UFC 140 pay-per-view event are set to air live on ION TV. UFC 140 takes place December 10th at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada and is headlined by a light heavyweight title fight featuring Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida. UFC officials announced the program as well...

Nov 29, 2011 3:37 pm

UFC NEWS – MFC to UFC: Jimmo Makes the Jump Against Karlos Vemola At UFC on FX 1

The last time Ryan Jimmo donned the UFC brand was during his TUF 8 appearance vs. future Strikeforce fighter Antwain Britt. Although Jimmo lost by majority decision to Britt, he kept an optimistic outlook in that one day he would earn another chance to fight on MMA’s biggest stage, saying on his elimination episode, “Dana...

Nov 29, 2011 3:22 pm

UFC NEWS – Mike Brown vs. Vagner Rocha Set for UFC on FX 1

UFC officials today announced that Mike Brown (25-8 MMA, 1-3 UFC) would be facing off against Vagner Rocha (7-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at the upcoming UFC on FX 1 event which is set to take place on January 20th at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee. The night’s fight card will be headlined by a...

Nov 29, 2011 8:15 am

UFC NEWS – Demian Maia Wants To Get Back To His Submitting Ways

“That’s my trademark and I want to submit again. If it depended exclusively on me (laughs)… I do my best on the trainings to get it, but we can’t forget on the other side of the ring there’s an opponent who’s always getting better and better on a high level in the UFC. Despite I...

Nov 28, 2011 12:36 pm

UFC NEWS – “Mayhem” Miller Claims Team Bisping Is Feeding Him Secrets

“I just want everyone to understand how fricken hard I am training. I have never trained this hard or smart for a fight in my life. In ironic twist news- I’m totally getting reimbursed for John Dodson’s insubordination. I’m not even asking about Michael’s training, but for some reason all the friends that I’ve had...