UFC president Dana White has been battling Meniere’s Disease for sometime now. In about one-hour from the time of this story publishing the UFC boss will go under the knife, correct the issue and hop on a plane to head to UFC on FX 7 in Brazil.
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After the UFC 156 main event between Jose Aldo and Frankie Edgar, there is not one clear new title challenger for the UFC’s featherweight crown. Maybe that’s why someone informed Cub Swanson that his upcoming fight against Dennis Siver is for a number one contender seat: The two fight at UFC on FUEL TV 7...
UFC lightweight champion, Benson “Smooth” Henderson, definitely has something to be excited about this morning. The champ, who was previously one of the lesser paid champions on the UFC’s roster has just inked a new 8-fight contract with his promotional home, the UFC, and it likely includes a substantial pay-increase. Prior to the signing, it...
In one of his more recent twitter posts, Chael Sonnen, fired off a missile towards Rampage Jackson, who he accuses of ducking fights while awaiting his UFC contract to expire.
Chris Leben found himself under Dana White’s microscope following his lackluster decision loss to Derek Brunson at this past weekend’s UFC 155 event. The UFC boss said it was a mistake to put the fight on the pay-per-view portion of the card. To that, the middleweight fighter took to twitter to explain his side.
Earlier in the week we blasted out a clip where one of the Team Quest coaches took issue with Ronda Rousey headlining over Dan Henderson. You can find that here! Now, Dan Henderson himself spoke out about the issue and let the world know that he doesn’t share the same sentiment as his outspokn coach....
Former UFC middleweight number one contender, Patrick Cote, took to twitter last night to announce his departure from his long-time division home. Can “The Predator” be a force at 170?
Former lightweight number one contender, Diego Sanchez, took to twitter to announce his return to lightweight.
Dan Henderson took to twitter to set the record straight about his knee and ability to face Lyoto Machida as scheduled.
Longtime UFC welterweight standout Josh Koscheck took to twitter to throw his name in the hat as a possible opponent for the fast rising Rory MacDonald. Rory wants his rematch with Condit, but if that can’t happen is Kos a suitable option?
“The Ultimate Fighter Live” winner Mike Chiesa has been forced off this weekend’s UFC on FOX 5 card due to an undisclosed illness. UFC officials took to twitter to confirm the news late yesterday evening. Chiesa joins Lavar Johnson and Rafaello Oliveira on the short list of scheduled UFC on FOX 5 fighters who were...
With Shane Carwin out and Matt Mitrione in, Roy Nelson goes on record via twitter to try and get his new opponent into the VADA testing program.
Over the weekend it was learned that Strikeforce middleweight champion, Luke Rockhold, was withdrawing from his scheduled title defense against Lorenz Larkin. This is the second consecutive time the champion has pulled out of the bout. When news went public the Strikeforce title challenger, who will now never get a shot at Strikeforce gold, took...
Looks like “The Nightmare” turned “The Dream”, Diego Sanchez is set on making his way back down to the UFC’s lightweight division. The Greg Jackson trained fighter went on a great lightweight run in his last divisional appearance but was halted by then champion BJ Penn and decided he’s better suited as a welterweight. As...
Longtime MMA veteran Dennis Hallman, took to his personal facebook yesterday with a tragic announcement that his home has burned down on Thankgiving morning.
Undefeated MMA fighter and Olympic medalist, Sara McMann, took to twitter recently to confirm that she is currently in negotiations with the UFC.
Quick Twitt | Kongo Answers Criticism: Says He Didnt Turn Down Nelson Fight, Just Refuses To Fight On Short Notice | UFC NEWS
UFC President Dana White has never been a fan of his employees turning down short notice opportunities to help salvage events, just ask Jon Jones and Lyoto Machida. Recently he called out Cheick Kongo for his unwillingness to step up and replace Shane Carwin against Roy Nelson. Kongo took to twitter this afternoon to respond:
Earlier this week we featured a quote from female fighting stand out Miesha Tate. In the quote she responds to comments made by UFC welterweight champion, Georges St-Pierre, and his views on women’s MMA. Here is what she said: “I think the problem with GSP’s view about WMMA is that he doesn’t have one. If...
Ultimate Fighter winner and current UFC welterweight, Diego Sanchez, recently released a verbal assault towards Nick Diaz via twitter! Anyone care for a rematch?
UFC welterweight fighter Nick Diaz took to twitter following last nights main event to comment on the performance of Georges St-Pierre.
UFC president Dana White recently took to twitter and announced that UFC heavyweight Cheick Kongo turned down a chance to face off with TUF coach, Roy Nelson, in the absence of the injured Shane Carwin.
New Jersey native and UFC middleweight fighter Tom DeBlass took to his Facebook page to officially announce his retirement from the sport of Mixed Martial Arts. The announcement comes on the heels of his latest UFC loss at the hands of Riki Fukuda at this past weekend’s UFC on FUEL TV 6 event.
UFC president Dana White reacts to the news of Strikeforce closing and the UFC swallowing the female division.
Former Strikeforce bantamweight female champion, Miesha Tate, took to twitter recently to announce that she has been signed to the UFC roster. The news comes on the heels of the historic announcement that Ronda Rousey was the first female signed to the world’s largest Mixed Martial Arts promotion.
Former UFC light-heavyweight champion, “Rampage” Jackson took to twitter recently to announce his next and final UFC booking against the fast rising Glover Teixeira now set for UFC on FOX 6 in Chicago.
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After his failed attempt at being the first UFC fighter to best Anderson Silva, Stephan Bonnar announced via his official facebook account that he is retiring from active competition.
The entire east coast has been hit with a devastating hurricane this week. While the damage has yet to be fully realized, we know that homes are apparently being destroyed. UFC light-heavyweight, Ryan Bader, recently reported through twitter that UFC middleweight contender Chris Weidman lost his home.