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May 3, 2012 7:34 am

Stars Of UFC & Strikeforce Ring The Bell During NASDAQ Visit | MMA NEWS

The stars of mixed martial arts (MMA) and FOX Sports were out in force in New York on Tuesday, as reigning UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, 2004 Olympian and reigning Strikeforce women’s champion Ronda Rousey, former UFC lightweight king Frankie Edgar and UFC On FOX host Curt Menefee rang the Opening Bell at NASDAQ’s...

Apr 18, 2012 12:37 pm

UFC 145 Pre-Fight Press-Conference Recap And After Thoughts

By Sarah Newman: As a huge UFC fight fan, I have seen many changes in the UFC. I have seen fighters come and go. I’ve seen bigger arenas, TV station changes, more programs like UFC Primetime and UFC tonight, and I’ve always liked the changes. Today, during the pre-press conference, we had a major change,...

Apr 16, 2012 11:19 am

All Former UFC Light-Heavyweight Champions Weigh-In On Jones vs. Evans

Some of the greatest names in the sport’s pantheon have held and fought for the UFC’s 205lbs title since its inception in 1997, including Hall of Famers Randy Couture and Chuck Liddell and iconic fighters including Vitor Belfort, Tito Ortiz and “Rampage” Jackson.   The light heavyweight title – which was called the middleweight title...


Apr 10, 2012 2:19 pm

“Primetime 145: Jones vs. Evans” Ratings Report w/ Full Episode Video

By Lorenzo Luciano: The first of three “Primetime 145: Jones vs. Evans” episodes which aired on the FX channel on April 6th, averages a ratings of 462,000 viewers. The show is a half hour preview of the upcoming main event at UFC 145 between rivals and former training partners and friends light heavyweight champion Jon...

Jan 30, 2012 2:11 pm

UFC NEWS | Countdown To “UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit” Airs Tomorrow On Fuel TV

Tomorrow, the UFC and FUEL TV are set to air the Countdown to UFC 143 special tomorrow. Starting at 9 p.m. ET the show will debut tomorrow (Tuesday, Jan 31.) and will replay throughout the week. (check your local listings for replays) While this weekend’s “UFC 143: Diaz vs. Condit” event is also getting the...

Nov 12, 2011 10:56 am

REMINDER: UFC on Fox 1 Television Schedule Is Stacked

This weekend is perhaps the most important and biggest show in UFC history. UFC on Fox 1 is set to take place from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California on November 12. Headlined by a heavyweight title fight between champion, Cain Velasquez and contender, Junior Dos Santos the event marks the first UFC event on...

Nov 9, 2011 4:04 pm

UFC On Fox Media Call Notes

The UFC continued its rounds today with another media flurry to promote this weekends historical network television debut, as they held a media conference call earlier with UFC Chairman/CEO Lorenzo Fertitta, UFC President Dana White, along with Fox Sports Media Group Chairman, David Hill, Fox Sports Co-President Eric Shanks, and FUEL TV General Manager, George...

Nov 7, 2011 8:02 pm

12 Country Channel Line Up For This Weekends UFC on Fox 1

With the UFC heavyweight title up for grabs this weekend and a new TV partnership launching, the UFC has released the broadcasting plans for twelve other countries outside of the US. UFC on Fox 1 is set to take place from the Honda Center in Anaheim, California on November 12. Headlined by a heavyweight title...

May 26, 2015 12:27 pm

Aldo vs. McGregor To Get 10 Embedded Episodes

Haven’t had enough Conor McGregor and Jose Aldo? No worries, according to UFC president Dana White we will be getting a whole lot more. The boss took to Twitter to answer a fans question about the UFC Primetime series and instead dropped a little piece of information about UFC 189. @PBZMusic it won't happen for...

Feb 4, 2012 10:36 am

Final Thoughts With Carlos Condit | "I'm gonna bury this mother f*cker"

“A lot of guys are over looking me; a lot of guys are underestimating me. I know that Georges [St-Pierre] wants to fight Nick Diaz really bad but I have other plans. I feel like people are counting me out and that’s a mistake, I’m coming to fight. I expect a war, Nicks a warrior...

Feb 4, 2012 10:23 am

Final Thoughts With Diaz Coach Cesar Gracie | Condit Must Be Eliminated

“Carlos Condit is in his way and Carlos Condit is telling people he is going to knock Nick out. [Nick] realizes this guy is not on our team, this guy is on a team that I personally do not like. It’s like fighting an enemy. He doesn’t have to work himself up he’s there… [Carlos...

Nov 9, 2011 1:29 pm

All Preliminary Fights To Air On Fox Networks Starting In 2012

“Starting next year – every prelim fight will air on a FOX network” During the UFC on Fox press conference call, it was announced that starting in 2012, all preliminary fights will air on a Fox Network. FX will now broadcast the fights that were handled by Spike TV, while FUEL TV will air the...

Oct 28, 2011 11:52 am

BJ Penn: "I dont believe my hype anymore"

I got here to Las Vegas and am ready for my UFC 137 main event fight with Nick Diaz. He’s a great fighter who I respect and I like. Nick and his brother Nate actually came out to help me train for my UFC 101 match against Kenny Florian. We’re not close friends, but both...

Sep 26, 2015 5:30 am

Hall: ‘The Media’s Bullsh*t And Negative People Are Bullsh*t’

UFC middleweight Uriah Hall will be fighting Gegard Mousasi at Saturday’s UFC Fight Night: Japan event. Hall actually just fought back in August, but accepted this fight when Mousasi’s originally scheduled opponent, Roan Carneiro, was forced out with an injury. This will be a massive step up for ‘Primetime,’ who recently told MMAJunkie that he...

Jun 21, 2015 2:01 am

‘Cyborg’ Hits the Beach, Looking Good Weeks Away from Fight

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino is set to defend her Invicta FC Featherweight Championship against Faith Van Duin on July 10 at “Invicta FC 13”. She won the championship when she defeated Marloes Coenen, and went on to successfully defend the title once against Charmaine Tweet. “Cyborg” has since signed with the UFC and one has to...

Jun 10, 2015 12:05 pm

Cris Cyborg Channeling Ronda Rousey, Judo Throws Everyone

Invicta FC champ and Zuffa signed Cris Cyborg is busy preparing to defend her title, then she is expected to start her journey down to 135 lbs., in order to fight the champ and long time rival Ronda Rousey. Check out her Judo skills! “Learning never exhausts the mind.” Leonardo da Vinci One more day...

May 19, 2015 1:10 pm

BEASTMODE! Watch Cyborg Get Down On Mitts

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino is getting ready for her upcoming championship defense at “Invicta FC 13”! If she defends her title, a bout with Ronda Rousey or Miesha Tate could be coming up next for “Cyborg”. Check her out hitting the mitts and then comment on how you think she would do in the octagon! Primeiro...

May 14, 2015 2:00 am

Cyborg Hits Instagram Heavy With Workout Clips And More!

Cristiane “Cyborg” Justino is training hard for her next championship defense in Invicta FC! While fans want to see her duke it out with UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey, they’ll likely have to wait a bit longer for that. Like… two years. In the meantime, check out “Cyborg” getting in shape as she trains...

Mar 16, 2015 3:58 am

‘Golf And Poker Are On TV, Wrestling Should Be Too’

Would you watch collegiate wrestling if it was broadcast on a major channel, i.e. NBC? That was a question raised on episode 48 of Stud Show Radio. Of course, the sport is broadcast TV. You can find it occasionally on one of the numerous ESPN channels or maybe on a regional sports network from time...

Jun 16, 2014 5:50 pm

Rumor: Kimbo Slice Signing With Bellator?

According to MMASupremacy on Twitter, Kimbo Slice has signed on with Bellator. Check out the Tweet below. Re: Bellator signing Kimbo, EliteXC Primetime (Kimbo/Thompson) is still 2nd most watched MMA event on NetTV after 11 UFC on FOX events #mma — MMA Supremacy (@MMASupremacy) June 16, 2014 Kimbo Slice hasn’t seen MMA action since losing...

Mar 18, 2014 9:57 am

Dana White: ‘We’ve done everything wrong for 13 years, now we fixed it’

With the recent introduction of UFC Fight Pass, one cannot help but notice the increase in UFC events and content as of late, and it’s just the beginning. We already have two shows scheduled for the same day in May, and a weekend double-header featuring events on Saturday and Sunday at the same venue. The...

Jul 10, 2013 10:56 am

Mike Pierce Motivated By Sponsor Pay & Main Card Slot

“Sponsors pay more money for the primetime airtime. So yeah, it’s going to be a little different than if I’d been higher up on the card, but this was another opportunity to get myself in that spot and make more money on sponsors. Hopefully that happens… The only guys I’ve lost to are guys who...