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Mar 9, 2012 9:52 am

UFC on FUEL TV 2 Main Card Set With Six-Bouts

A six-fight main card is set and official for the UFC’s second trip to FUEL TV for a “Fight Night” card. UFC on FUEL TV 2 is set to take place on April 14 from the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden. In the main event Thiago Silva will return from his yearlong suspension against...

Mar 8, 2012 2:15 pm

MMA NEWS | Who’s The Betting Favorite In Rematch, Henderson or Edgar?

Surprise, surprise! If you picked the champ, Benson Henderson, you my friend are wrong. Bestfightodds.com released the opening line for Henderson vs. Edgar II and the odds makers have former champion Frankie Edgar pegged as the early favorite in this matchup. Reasoning behind their decision is that Edgar excels in rematch scenarios. He performed better...

Mar 8, 2012 12:19 pm

MMA NEWS | Benson Henderson Just Got Submitted In Grappling Tournament (Video)

UFC lightweight champion, Benson Henderson, wasted little time getting back into competition following his UFC 144 title win over Frankie Edgar. In this video we see Benson competing against Daniel Grippaudo at the 7th Arizona International Open in Phoenix, Arizona. Benson has never been submitted in an MMA match and while BJJ is vastly different...

Mar 8, 2012 12:07 pm

MMA NEWS | Respecting His Lineage | Nate Diaz Wants No Part Of Edgar Fight

“I’m pretty sure, like, I’m not really big on fighting Frankie (Edgar), you know? Frankie came down to train with me and he represents Renzo Gracie and Ricardo Almeida, I train with Cesar (Gracie) so, I really don’t want no part of that fight. I’m mostly interested in fighting people I don’t know. “ The...

Mar 8, 2012 11:53 am

MMA NEWS | Faber Has No Issue With Coaching Dakota Cochrane | Warns Cast

“I’m interested to see where his head’s at with the whole thing. That will be a big deciding factor on how everyone else deals with it. It’s going to come up, there’s no doubt about that. It’s not a subject that just gets looked over. If these guys want to make fun of him or...

Mar 8, 2012 10:08 am

MMA NEWS | Josh Koscheck Speaks Harshly About AKA Coaching Staff | Video

“I think the reason why everybody is so successful at the gym, over there in San Jose, is because of the training partners. I really truly believe that the training partners is why guys have fought for world titles and guys have been UFC champions like Cain, was because of the training partners. I think...

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 2:24 pm

UFC on FX 2 Television Ratings Report | Ratings Up

The UFC’s second trip to the FX network was a success. The Martin Kampmann vs. Thiago Alves broadcast drew in an average audience of 1.4 million viewers. Additionally the UFC on FX 2 preliminary card special that aired on FUEL TV drew in 113,000 viewers. UFC on FX 2: Kampmann vs. Alves took place this...

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...