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Mar 12, 2012 10:00 am

Dana White Predicts UFC Future Without Pay-Per-View

“Yeah, I do believe there will be a day when there probably isn’t pay-per-view. With this Fox exposure, we’re only a few months into this deal, but yeah, as we continue to put on shows and showcase talent over the next several years, the fan base is going to grow bigger and bigger and bigger.”...

Mar 8, 2012 9:06 am

MMA NEWS | Pat Barry Not Opposed To Turning Wrestler On FOX 3 (Video)

“The plan is no (wrestling) but I’m not saying I’m completely against it. If he punches me in the head hard enough, you will see a wrestler jump out of me somewhere. The plan is not to go to the ground, it’s to avoid it. Me, as a fan, I would rather see two guys...

Mar 7, 2012 1:17 pm

Cain Velasquez vs. Frank Mir Set For UFC 146; Winner To Receive A Title Fight

“Verbal agreements are in for a No. 1 contender match between former UFC world heavyweight champions Frank Mir and Cain Velasquez at UFC 146, May 26 in Las Vegas,” UFC president Dana White said. The heavyweights will be out in full force at UFC 146, as former UFC heavyweight champions, Cain Velasquez and Frank Mir...

Mar 6, 2012 1:59 pm

Overeem vs. JDS Heavyweight Title Fight Official For UFC 146 In May

We announced this a month ago, but the UFC has now confirmed our rumor as fact. Junior Dos Santos finally has a date penned for his first UFC title defense against Alistair Overeem. UFC officials announced the bout as official just moments ago. UFC 146 is set to go down on May 26 at Las...

Mar 2, 2012 10:51 am

UFC Champ Dominick Cruz to be Honorary Pace Car Driver for the SUBWAY Fresh Fit 500

The Ultimate Fighting Championship’s bantamweight champion, and one of this season’s The Ultimate Fighter Live coaches, Dominick Cruz, is headed to Phoenix to act as Honorary Pace Car Driver for the SUBWAY Fresh Fit 500 on Sunday, March 4 at Phoenix International Raceway. The champ will participate in pre-race ceremonies and will make appearances onsite...

Mar 1, 2012 8:15 am

Early Estimates Show UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson Did Around 375,000 Buys

While we will never know the truth of the matter, the lone source for UFC pay-per-view figures has and always will be, Mr. Dave Meltzer. When people talk of buys, stating this PPV did this amount and this one did that, it is all based on his industry intelligence. The UFC never confirms figures, nor...

Feb 23, 2012 9:11 am

UFC 144 Coverage | Forget Lin, it's time for Ben-Sanity

Video: Ben-Sanity UFC 144 is set to go down on February 26 live from the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. As of current date, the event is expected to be headlined by a lightweight title fight between champion Frankie Edgar and challenger Benson Henderson. The event marks the UFC’s first ever return to Japan...

Feb 18, 2012 10:18 am

FUEL TV and UFC Make History With 315,000 Peak Audience For Sanchez vs. Ellenberger

UFC on FUEL TV took place a week ago on Saturday in  Omaha, Nebraska from the Omaha Civic Auditorium. A welterweight clash between Jake Ellenberger and Diego Sanchez was featured in the main event of the evening. It took all three-rounds for Ellenberger to secure victory tonight, but it wasn’t without its complications. After a...

Feb 12, 2012 7:11 pm

McKenzie vs. Riley & Tavares vs. Yang Latest Additions To UFC on FUEL TV 3

Two new bouts have been booked for the UFC’s third stint on FOX sister station FUEL TV. We announced earlier today that Amir Sadollah and Jorge Lopez are set to square off on the card and now Cody McKenzie vs. Aaron Riley and Brad Tavares vs. Dongi Yang will join them during the May event....

Feb 12, 2012 4:05 pm

Josh Koscheck vs. Johny Hendricks Booked For FOX Show

A welterweight bout between Josh Koscheck and Johny Hendricks has been booked for an upcoming UFC on FOX event. UFC president Dana White announced the news just moments ago. 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 event...

Feb 10, 2012 9:31 am

Dos Santos Likely To Defend Title Against Overeem At UFC 146 In Las Vegas

Junior Dos Santos finally has a date penned for his first UFC title defense against Alistair Overeem. UFC officials announced the likelihood of the matchup last night via twitter. The two heavyweight fighters will likely face on in May’s UFC 146 event set to take place in Las Vegas Nevada’s MGM Grand Garden Arena. Alistair...

Feb 7, 2012 4:00 am

Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans Official For UFC 145 In Atlanta

The light-heavyweight grudge match that fans have been clamoring for has been booked and made official. Jon Jones and Rashad Evans was confirmed by UFC officials late last night and the two will now get to settle their year-long grudge. UFC 145 is set to go down from Atlanta’s Phillips Arena on April 21, in...

Feb 6, 2012 9:25 am

UFC Officials Confirm Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen II for June in Brazil

During last weekends UFC 143 media frenzy, UFC officials announced that the middleweight rematch between Chael Sonnen and Anderson Silva has been agreed upon by all parties for a yet to be announced event set for June in Brazil. The middleweight champion, Anderson Silva made an appearance in Las Vegas for UFC 143 and UFC...

Feb 3, 2012 1:16 pm

Flyweight’s Head To FOX Event | Louis Gaudinot vs. John Lineker Booked

Flyweights are set to grace the UFC’s third trip to FOX now that Louis Gaudinot vs. John Lineker are booked for the UFC on FOX 3 card. UFC officials announced the matchup today. UFC on FOX 3 is set to take place in New Jersey from the IZOD Center in East Rutherford on May 5....

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...

Jan 27, 2012 11:28 am

UFC NEWS | Dana White Open To Anthony Johnson Return Once He Proves Himself

“[“Rumble” Johnson] needs to go fight somewhere else, get some wins and come in on weight. He needs to prove to me that he can be a professional, show up on weight and do the things that he needs to do. [If] he gets a few fights under his belt and does that, we’ll talk.”...

Jan 26, 2012 4:30 am

UFC NEWS | “Mr. Wonderful” Believes He Can Take Out Jon Jones If Given The Chance

“I think a fight with me and Jon would go like any other fight I’ve had…I am undefeated.” In anticipation of this weekend’s UFC on FOX 2 main event between Rashad Evans and Phil Davis, “Mr. Wonderful” tells mmafighting.com that he believes if given the opportunity he would beat Jon Jones and keep his undefeated...

Jan 26, 2012 4:00 am

UFC NEWS | Demian Maia Wants You To Know That It’s Obvious Sonnen Is Joking

“We have talked a few times. I think he’s very intelligent, he knows what to say. I think he sometimes pushes the envelope, but he’s good in attracting the media to himself. He’s a very tough fighter, and deserves to fight for the title. I have nothing against him, and it’s obvious that you don’t...

Jan 25, 2012 4:45 am

UFC NEWS| Evans Believes Phil Davis Is Scared Of His Wrestling

“When it comes to MMA wrestling, he’s definitely not a better wrestler when it comes to that. That bothers him and it actually makes him a little bit afraid as well. When he gets hit on his feet and he can’t go to his safety zone, which is on the ground, then he starts going...

Jan 24, 2012 8:09 am

UFC NEWS – Bisping On Sonnen: He Takes PED’s Due To Lack Of Testical

“Okay. One, let’s start with the obvious. He’s not the middleweight champion. He’s been beaten many, many times. He’s been submitted more times than I care to mention. Not to mention, the last time he lost a fight by submission, there were some issues involving performance enhancing drugs. I don’t know what the deal is....

Jan 23, 2012 2:15 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC on FX 1 Draws 1.3 Million Viewer Average

The UFC’s inaugural show on FOX affiliate station “FX” drew in 1.3 million viewers to the station. The two-hour event which played host to four main card bouts averaged a 1.19 rating among males 18-49 and a 1.21 in the 18-34 bracket. The preliminary card broadcast on FUEL TV drew in 148,000 viewers. UFC on...