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Nov 11, 2011 5:00 am

Rich Attonito Books Jake Hecht In UFC 140 Prelim Bout

As we reported just days ago, Rich Attonito was forced out of his UFC 140 bout when his original opponent, Claude Patrick, got the call to fill in on the pay-per-view portion of the December show for the injured Rory MacDonald. The UFC promised that Attonito’s slot on the card was not in jeopardy and...

Nov 8, 2011 6:30 pm

Rory MacDonald Injured, Ebersole Now Faces Patrick At UFC 140

Top welterweight prospect Rory MacDonald has been forced out of his UFC 140 meeting with Brian Ebersole due to an undisclosed injury suffered in training. UFC officials broke the news this evening. In his place comes his Tri-Star teammate Claude Patrick who was shifted from his spot on the card against Rich Attonito to fill...

Oct 26, 2011 4:29 am

Jared Hamman vs. Constantinos Philippou Set For UFC 140

A middleweight fight featuring Jared Hamman and Constantinos Philippou is now set for UFC 140 in Toronto, as UFC officials made the announcement via their Twitter account earlier today. Jared Hamman last fought at UFC on Versus 5, where he scored the biggest win of his UFC career, when he stopped C.B. Dolloway via second...

Oct 22, 2011 8:39 am

Bantamweight action added to already stacked UFC 140 event

UFC officials have booked a bantamweight bout between Yves Jabouin and Walel Watson for their upcoming December 10 card. UFC officials took to twitter yesterday with the announcement. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. A light-heavyweight title fight between current champ Jon Jones and...

Oct 12, 2011 8:55 am

Watch the UFC 140 Pre -Fight Press Conference live Today on BJPENN.COM (1p.m. ET)

The UFC will be holding the UFC 140 pre-fight press conference today at 1 p.m. ET to promote December’s UFC pay-per-view featuring a light-heavyweight title fight between champion Jon Jones and challenger Lyoto Machida. Dana White, Jones and Machida are expected to be in attendance. We will be broadcasting the conference live today in the...

Oct 12, 2011 5:05 am

"UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida" Officially Announced By UFC

The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to Toronto this December with an epic light heavyweight title fight pitting champion and rising superstar Jon “Bones” Jones against dynamic striker and former titleholder Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida. A mere eight months after holding its largest event ever in Toronto, UFC 140: JONES vs. MACHIDA hits the Air Canada...

Oct 11, 2011 9:35 am

Frank Mir Looking To Keep It Standing Against Nogueira At UFC 140

“Nogueira is still a very tough guy. A lot of people are on two sides of the extreme. They either think the first fight was a fluke or that he should retire. I see someone who is going to be extremely motivated who wants to get revenge, so I don’t look to overlook him at...

Oct 11, 2011 7:45 am

Fans Invited To Tomorrows UFC 140 Press Conference In Toronto

UFC officials are taking flight to Toronto tomorrow to promote and December’s UFC 140 event and UFC fans in the area are invited to attend the pre-fight press conference. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. A light-heavyweight title fight between current champ Jon Jones...

Oct 10, 2011 9:20 am

UFC 140 Main Card Set, Tickets For Event On Sale Thursday

UFC officials have put together a five-fight main card for their Dec. 10 pay-per-view event in Toronto Canada and tickets for it go on sale this week. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. A light-heavyweight title fight between current champ Jon Jones and former...

Oct 6, 2011 9:23 am

Jon Jones vs. Lyoto Machida Booked For UFC 140 Main Event

The UFC has booked a mega fight for their main event in Toronto this December in the form of Jon Jones vs. Lyoto Machida. Rashad Evans was originally tapped to face Jones in his next title defense, however, due to an injured thumb Evans will not be able to make the UFC 140 card and...

Oct 5, 2011 1:32 pm

RUMOR: Jon Jones vs. Rashad Evans On Tap For UFC 140 Main Event (UPDATED)

The rivalry between Jon Jones and Rashad Evans was rumored to finally get settled as MMAFighting.com broke news that the two were likely to headline UFC 140 in Toronto, Canada.  However, UFC president Dana White says the fight isn’t happening, as he explained via his Twitter account: “Just did a 2 hour press conf at...

Sep 27, 2011 2:27 pm

Phil Davis vs. Lyoto Machida Set For UFC 140 (UPDATED)

Lyoto Machida diehards can rest easier knowing the former champion has finally booked a return trip to the Octagon. According to a report coming out of mmaweekly.com, UFC president Dana White recently confirmed with the news outlet that he has booked Machida to face Phil Davis at the upcoming UFC 140 event set for December....

Sep 22, 2011 10:41 am

Krzysztof Soszynski Meets Igor Pokrajac At UFC 140

The UFC has booked a light-heavyweight bout between Canadian born Krzysztof Soszynski and Igor Pokrajac for their return to Toronto this December. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. The only main card bouts confirmed for the event at this time are set between Rory...

Sep 13, 2011 9:21 am

Bocek vs. Lentz Confirmed For UFC 140

Another lightweight bout has been confirmed for the UFC’s return trip to Toronto in the form of Nik Lentz vs. Mark Bocek. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. The only main card bouts confirmed for the event at this time is set between Rory...

Sep 10, 2011 1:09 pm

Antonio Rogerio Nogueria vs. Tito Ortiz Aimed for UFC 140

This is the world of MMA at its best: Just a few months ago we were talking about the end of the legacy of Tito Ortiz. Going into his fight with Ryan Bader most fans thought that fight would have been the last time we saw him in the octagon. But here we are once...

Sep 7, 2011 4:49 pm

UFC 140:Mir Books Big Nog Rematch

The UFC has booked a heavyweight rematch between former champions Frank Mir and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira set for the December 10th show. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. The only main card bouts confirmed for the event at this time is set between Rory...

Sep 6, 2011 2:29 pm

Rory MacDonald Books Brian Ebersole At UFC 140

UFC officials are working on filling up the UFC 140 card set for December 10 and have just announced the booking of a welterweight match between top prospects Rory MacDonald and Brian Ebersole. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. The bout between MacDonald and...

Dec 24, 2012 12:08 pm

VIDEO | Tito Ortiz Still Pushing For Cyborg vs. Rousey At 140 Pounds | UFC NEWS

“Let’s do a rematch and have a chance of her cutting to 135-pounds, possibly, if it’s possible she can do it. It’s just really tough, like I said. Just being with Cyborg and wrestling her myself, she’s a big girl. To make it down to 135-pounds, it would be kind of health threatening, I think....

Aug 28, 2015 6:15 am

UFC’s Almeida Calls Out ‘Miesha Tate’s BF Or Husband, I Don’t Know’

Exciting prospect and UFC bantamweight Thomas Almeida is looking for his next opponent and although he says he’ll fight anyone, he does have a certain someone in mind. The undefeated Brazilian told Sexto Round that he would like to fight in Brazil on Nov. 7 when the UFC returns to the country. A name that...

Aug 19, 2015 1:17 pm

Michael Bisping vs. Robert Whittaker targeted for UFC 193

A middleweight bout featuring Michael Bisping taking on Robert Whittaker is being targeted for Novemeber’s UFC 193 event in Australia. The bout was first reported by ESPN and has since been confirmed by FOX Sports. Michael Bisping (27-7 MMA) was most recently seen in action at July’s UFC Fight Night 72 event in Scotland, where...

Aug 18, 2015 3:06 am

Latest UFC Fighter-To-Fighter Callouts And Tweet Beefs

Fighter Twitter feuds. They’re becoming more and more prevalent in today’s MMA world. Fighters will go on Twitter and call out a fighter, or several fighters, then wait to see who bites. Once a response is given the back and forth usually starts. Each fighter will give their reasons for wanting to fight and their...

Aug 15, 2015 11:38 am

Top UFC Bantamweight Signs New 5-Fight Deal

Rising UFC bantamweight Thomas Almeida reportedly just inked a new 5-fight extension with the promotion. Almeida is coming off of a win over the tough veteran Brad Pickett at UFC 189. A win that was impressive and exciting to say the least and that could really be said about most of his career so far....

Aug 11, 2015 11:11 am

UFC Sends Letter To Fighters Warning Them Of ‘Pathetic’ Union Attempts

The UFC has issued a letter to all of their contracted fighters regarding the Teamsters and The Culinary Workers Union trying to ‘organize fighters’. Some of you might think a fighters union would be a good thing, but the UFC sent this letter out to warn fighters about possible alternative motives. The Culinary Workers Union...

Aug 8, 2015 5:48 am

UFC Responds To Unions Trying To Organize Fighters

  On Thursday, two large unions, The Teamsters and The Culinary Workers Union , joined together and issued a statement saying that they will be working to help organize UFC fighters into their own union. Behind all this is possible ulterior motives. The Culinary Workers Union has been doing battle with the Fertitta brothers for...

Aug 2, 2015 7:59 am

Cris Cyborg reacts to Ronda Rousey’s KO win at UFC 190

Ronda Rousey proved to the world why she is the most dominant athlete on the planet last night at “UFC 190” when she made quick work of Bethe Correia. Rousey was one of the biggest favorites in UFC history walking into the fight, and she proved the bookies right when she knocked Correia out cold...