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May 22, 2012 3:52 am

Shane Carwin Talks Recovery From Surgery & Returning To UFC | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC Heavyweight Shane Carwin talks positively about his recovery from surgery and returning to the UFC while on HDNet’s ‘Inside MMA’ Carwin who has not competed since his defeat to now Champion Junior Dos Santos at UFC 131 which was in June 2011. “The first thing, and this is something I’ve shared...

May 16, 2012 1:52 pm

Rafael Natal Faces Andrew Craig At UFC on FUEL TV 4 | UFC NEWS

The UFC on Fuel TV 4 is literally growing by the minute. Rafael ‘Sapo’ Natal will now take on Andrew Craig at the July event. The fight was announced by Natal via his twitter account Wednesday. “Guys my opponent for my next fight at UFC on Fuel TV 7/11 gonna be Andrew Craig,” wrote Natal.“Here...

May 9, 2012 8:24 am

Henderson vs Edgar Rematch Officially Taking Place At UFC 150 In Denver | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Dana White sets the date for the Lightweight Championship bout between Ben Henderson & Frankie Edgar on ‘UFC Tonight’ UFC Lightweight Champion Ben Henderson will take on number one contender and former champion Frankie Edgar at UFC 150 in Denver, Colo., on Aug. 11, 2012. The UFC 150 card is still relatively...

May 1, 2012 8:47 am

State of Nevada Rebuts Nick Diaz Lawsuit | UFC NEWS

By Adam Conklin: Since his suspension following a positive drug test that showed cannabis metabolites in his blood, Nick Diaz has been in a legal battle with the state of Nevada to clear his name and eliminate, or at least shorten his one year suspension. Most recently, the state of Nevada answered back to a...

Apr 20, 2012 7:40 am

PREVIEW | Brown vs Thompson UFC 145

By Evan Stoumbelis Most of you are probably aware that this Saturday Jon ‘Bones’ Jones will be defending his light-heavyweight title against former teammate and former light-heavyweight champion ‘Suga’ Rashad Evans. I for one am excited for this event, I traveled to Chicago to see ‘Mr. Wonderful’ Phil Davis face Rashad for the #1 contender...

Apr 14, 2012 6:19 pm

Photo Gallery | UFC on Fuel TV 2 Fight Photo's

The UFC’s return to action has finally come and it is now over. UFC on FUEL TV 2 took place today from Stockholm, Sweden’s Ericsson Globe Arena. In the main event it was The Swede who was able to secure victory over the Brazilian with a masterful display of footwork and striking to earn a...

Apr 12, 2012 7:46 am

Twitter For The UFC Fan | The Who's, Why's, Where's And How's

By Sarah J Newman: Twitter, how many of you are using it? Why should you as a fight fan have a twitter?  How do you use it properly? Well first the “why”; most of your favorite fighters are on twitter, they will give you updates on when they are fighting, how training is going, and...

Apr 10, 2012 2:07 pm

Yoshihiro Akiyama vs. Thiago Alves Set for UFC 149 in Calgary

By Ryan Busuttil: UFC 149 just got a whole lot sexier! In the midst of a 4 fight losing streak, Yoshihiro Akiyama will continue to fight in the Welterweight division as he takes on Thiago Alves at the summer event. MMAFighting.com initially reported the fight earlier today, stating that both fighters have agreed to the...

Mar 25, 2012 10:49 am

Jorgensen vs. Wineland Slated For UFC on FX 3

A bantamweight bout between two top contenders has been booked for the UFC’s June show on FX. Both Scott Jorgensen and Eddie Wineland have agreed to square off. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be revealed by company officials. Scott once fought for...

Mar 22, 2012 7:41 am

Four Welterweight Fights Added To UFC on FX 4

The UFC on FX 4 card is growing at a rapid rate this week. UFC officials announced the addition of four additional bouts to the card late last night. Bout agreements have been reached for a welterweight contest between Dan Miller and Ricardo Funch, Rick Story vs. Rich Attonito, Matt Riddle vs. Luis Ramos and...

Mar 20, 2012 1:54 pm

Mike Pierce vs. Eduardo Rocha Booked For UFC on FX 3

Well, it looks like that rumored grudge match between Eric Silva and Mike Pierce has been put on the backburner, because Pierce just booked Eduardo Rocha for a vacant slot on the UFC on FX 3 card. Rocha broke the news via his official facebook account. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June...

Mar 19, 2012 10:50 am

UFC 148 Stacking Up | Renan Barao vs. Jeff Hougland Added

A bantamweight bout has just been added to the fast growing UFC 148 card in the form of Renan Barao vs. Jeff Hougland. UFC officials just confirmed the fight moments ago. Barao and Hougland join the likes of Franklin vs. Le and Bisping vs. Boetsch who have all been added to the card in the...

Mar 7, 2012 12:38 pm

Roy Nelson vs. Antonio Silva Slated For UFC 146

A heavyweight fight featuring Roy “Big Country” Nelson, and Antonio “Bigfoot” Silva, has been agreed to for UFC 146. UFC officials made the announcement today via their Twitter account. Roy Nelson is coming off a unanimous decision loss to former Strikeforce heavyweight, Fabricio Werdum at UFC 143. The loss put Nelson’s octagon record at 3-3, so...

Mar 3, 2012 8:59 am

Photo Gallery | UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves

UFC on FX 2 went down last night from Sydney, Australia’s Allphones Arena. In the main event Martin Kampmann took a page out of the book of Tim Boetsch and stole victory from Thiago Alves with a last minute guillotine choke to force Alves to tap and secure victory in the third round. In addition...

Feb 28, 2012 8:20 am

UFC 144 Prelims On FX Drew 1.5 Million Viewers

A success! The latest UFC on FX preliminary card special which broadcasted the UFC 144 preliminary card in the lead up to the pay-per-view event is the most successful of the series to date. The third installment of the “Prelims Special on FX” series drew in a reported 1.5 million viewers. Prior to the UFC...

Feb 26, 2012 1:04 am

Photo Gallery | UFC 144: Edgar vs. Henderson

The UFC’s return trip to Japan has come and gone. For the first time ever the UFC put on a four-hour pay-per-view event featuring seven main card fights. In the main event it was Ben Henderson who proved to be the better man and secured championship gold around his waist. The main event went the...

Feb 24, 2012 9:28 am

Dana White UFC 144 Blog Part 2 (Video)

UFC president Dana White just issued his second pre-UFC 144 video blog. He takes behind the scenes during the lead up to fight night and around Tokyo through his eyes. Read More: Dana White (News), UFC 143, UFC 144

Feb 21, 2012 8:14 am

Dana White UFC 144 Video Blog (Part 1)

UFC president Dana White just issued his first pre-UFC 144 video blog. He takes you back to UFC 143 for all the backstage access you can handle. Read More: Dana White (News), UFC 143, UFC 144

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...