12949 Search Results for ufc news

Aug 20, 2012 2:35 pm

Matyushenko In Against Hamill At UFC 152

  Matt Hamill will not have an easy return from retirement as he now faces tough Belorussian veteran, Vladimir Matyushenko at UFC 152 at the Air Canada Center in Toronto, Canada. The UFC’s official Canadian Twitter account announced today that the fight was finalized. Both men are coming off TKO losses to Alexander Gustafsson. For...

Aug 20, 2012 2:19 pm

Nevada Secretary Of State Retires From MMA With Unblemished Record | MMA NEWS

There goes that dream division matchup between Jon “Bones” Jones, the face of the UFC, and Miller, 1-0. “I’m one and done,” Miller said. “Competing in an MMA event was on my bucket list. Now that I’ve got it done, I’ve got a day job and an important election coming up.” The 6-foot-4, 205-pound Miller...

Aug 20, 2012 10:33 am

Cyborg Wants ZUFFA Release On The Grounds That Her Division No Longer Exists | MMA NEWS

“Guys, I’m afraid that fight is not happening. My division no longer exists. I’m waiting to be released from the UFC.” Taking to twitter, former Strikeforce champion Cris “Cyborg” Santos stated that she doesn’t believe the Rousey fight will happen and would instead like to seek her release from Strikeforce so that she can pursue...


Aug 20, 2012 1:50 am

Jason “Mayhem” Miller Breaks Silence Following Bizarre Arrest | MMA News

By Jamie McAllister Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller breaks his silence following his recent arrest. ‘Mayhem’ was arrested after breaking into Mission Hills Church in Mission Viejo, CA and emptying a fire extinguisher. After emptying the fire extinguisher he was found relaxing upstairs on a couch in the nude. The former UFC fighter took to his Official...

Aug 15, 2012 11:14 pm

Couture Rules Out Comeback 'Unless Seagal Wants To Sign Up' | MMA News

By Jamie McAllister Former UFC Heavyweight and Light-Heavyweight Champion Randy Couture comments in an interview with GVTV’s Attack Of The Show. Couture retired following his UFC 129 loss to Light-Heavyweight contender Lyoto Machida, since then he has been working on his acting career and this week the sequel to The Expendables is set to be...

Aug 15, 2012 12:12 pm

Mayhem Released on Bail | MMA News

Former UFC middleweight and MTV Bully Beatdown host Jason Mayhem Miller posted bail on Tuesday and was released from jail after his arrest on suspicion of burglary Monday.  Sheriff Deputies say they found Miller naked on a couch inside Mission Hills Church in Mission Viejo, Calif., on Monday after the church had been broken into...

Aug 14, 2012 4:52 am

PHOTOS | 'Mayhem' Mugshot And Photos From Inside Church | MMA News

By Jamie McAllister We previously reported that former UFC fighter Jason ‘Mayhem’ Miller was arrested after breaking into Mission Hills Church in Mission Viejo, CA and emptying a fire extinguisher. After emptying the fire extinguisher ‘Mayhem’ was found relaxing upstairs on a couch in the nude. Here are some photos from inside the church coming courtesy...

Aug 10, 2012 12:27 pm

Tickets For "Just Scrap Maui II" On Sale Now | MMA NEWS

Maui’s own, Kendall Grove is set to headline the latest “Just Scrap” fight card when the promotion returns to Maui for the second time this year. Tickets for the event are on sale now at BJPENN.COM and are set at $25.00 for general admission and $35 for cage side seats. Click here to go to...

Aug 7, 2012 12:00 pm

Odds in Favor of Daniel Cormier over Frank Mir | Strikeforce News

A heavyweight bout between Strikeforce Grand Prix Champ Daniel Cormier and former UFC heavyweight champ Frank Mir is expected to take place on an October 27th Strikeforce card.  No location has been chosen as of yet.  Cormier will be moving over to the UFC after the bout, and Mir will return there as well. Betting...

Aug 3, 2012 6:53 pm

UFC ON FOX 4 Weigh-in Results and Video

All of the UFC on FOX 4 fighters made weight and all bouts have the green light. Brandon Vera came in 1.2 pounds under the 205 limit while his opponent in Saturday night’s main event Mauricio Rua hit 205 on the dot. UFC ON FOX 4 MAIN CARD: Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua (205) vs. Brandon Vera...

Aug 3, 2012 7:34 am

ONE FC 5 Gains Sylvia vs. Arlovski 4 | MMA NEWS

Tim Sylvia has been very vocal about fighting again for Zuffa. When his bout with Strikforce hevyweight standout Daniel Cormier was taken away at the last minute and given to Frank Mir, he openly admitted he was crushed. Now it looks like he will have a chance to prove he belongs in the big leagues...

Jul 31, 2012 12:02 pm

Jon Fitch to face Erick Silva in UFC 153 | Quick Tweets

UFC 153 on Oct 13 at the HSBC Arena in Rio de Janerio  has Jon Fitch and Erick Silva in a tentative bout – not official just yet.  Walid Ismail, manager for Erick Silva tweets Erick Fight Silva in Brazil, Towards Title @brunoalv79:[email protected]@WallidJfc damn, this card UFC RIO 3’re very good at HSBC Arena will be...

Jul 31, 2012 9:07 am

Ricardo Arona Talks Return To MMA | "It’s Just A Matter Of Time." | MMA News

By Jamie McAllister Ricardo Arona comments in an interview with TATAME. Arona talks about returning to MMA as well as opening his own Mixed Martial Arts gym. Arona has been out of action for some time now, in his last bout he defeated Marvin Eastman back in September 2009. He talks about his time away...

Jul 30, 2012 2:13 am

Roger Gracie Open To Bout With Tim Kennedy | Strikeforce News

By Jamie McAllister Roger Gracie in an interview with TATAME. Gracie is one of the best submission grappler’s in the world if not the best. However one man who would disagree with this statement is Tim Kennedy who offered a challenge via his official Twitter account. I read @cokersf said @rogergracie was the best grappler in...

Jul 27, 2012 10:14 am

Marquardt Back in the Top 10 According to ESPN | MMA News

Nate Marquardt is the new Strikeforce Welterweight Champion. His knockout of Tyrone Woodley at Strikeforce 41 was brutal to say the least. Maybe it was the decisive finish, or maybe it’s being crowned the champion. Either way ESPN has put “The Great” back in its coveted top 10. Below is the complete list. 1 Georges...

Jul 25, 2012 1:35 pm

UFC 150 | Buddy Roberts Steps in to Face Yushin Okami

Greg Jackson trained and instructor at the New Mexico gym middleweight Buddy Roberts gets an immense  opportunity in his second UFC fight as he steps in to face top 10 middleweight Yushin Okami on short notice at UFC 150.   Roberts was already competing on the card against Colorado native Chris Camozzi, but now moves up in...

Jul 25, 2012 11:07 am

Healy Booked TO Face Melendez For Strikeforce Title In September | MMA NEWS

Gilbert Melendez, STRIKEFORCE lightweight champion and top pound-for-pound fighter, will make his next title defense against veteran and red-hot number one contender Pat Healy, when STRIKEFORCE: MELENDEZ vs. HEALY comes to Power Balance Pavilion in Sacramento, Calif. on Saturday, Sept. 29. The main event, scheduled for five rounds, will air live on SHOWTIME at 10...

Jul 21, 2012 7:39 pm

UFC 149 smashes Saddledome record

UFC 149 takes place at the Scotiabank Saddledome and according to UFC President Dana White the event’s attendance has set a new record. White once again took to Facebook to express his excitement. UFC #149 Faber vs Barao breaks Scotiabank Saddledome gate record @ 4.1 million beating The Rolling Stones”

Jul 21, 2012 6:12 pm

Ryan Jimmo ties KO record at UFC 149

Ryan Jimmo def. Anthony Perosh by KO at :07 of round 1 earlier tonight at UFC 149. This ties the fastest KO according to Dana white. White took to Facebook and expressed his excitement about the accomplishment. White posted, “WOW!!! Ryan Jimmo just tied the fastest KO in UFC history”. MMAWeekly described exactly what went...

Jul 21, 2012 7:15 am

Report | Tim Sylvia Signs With ZUFFA, Will Face Cormier Under Strikeforce Banner | MMA NEWS

After a lengthy social media campaign practically begging for another shot in the UFC, former heavyweight champion Tim Sylvia now finds himself one step closer. Several media outlets reported yesterday that “The Maniac” has indeed come to terms with the ZUFFA organization and is now set to square off with Strikeforce HW Grand Prix Champion,...

Jul 13, 2012 12:08 pm

Lack Of Strikeforce Promotion Angers Tim Kennedy | STRIKEFORCE NEWS

By Jonathan Kirschner Tim Kennedy/Luke Rockhold and Nate Marquardt/Tyron Woodley will be fighting for their respective Strikeforce titles this Saturday. Usually a card like this would have the attention of mixed martial arts fan masses from around the world, but this weekend’s card seems to be a bit different. Earlier this week Zuffa and Strikeforce...

Jul 10, 2012 7:17 am

Sonnen Has New Respect For Silva I MMA News

The most anticipated fight in UFC history has now concluded and the reigning UFC middleweight champion is still that, the champion. This fight had by-far the most amount of trash talking with a  two-year gap in between the two fights. After a tough loss, though, it is Chael Sonnen who came out and gave respect...

Jul 7, 2012 7:57 am

"I Think A Lot Of Questions Will Be Answered In This Fight" I MMA News

  In a recent interview with The Bleacher Report, Strikeforce champion, Ronda Rousey discusses Why Chael Sonnen doesn’t stand a chance against the long-regining middleweight champion, Anderson Silva. Rousey has always been an outspoken fighter and compares her own hype skills to that of Chael Sonnen: “I think it’s a similar idea. Chael has more of...