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Nov 11, 2013 11:28 am

Nick Diaz Wants Big Fight and $3-5 per PPV Buy in Return to UFC

“I am a pretty big draw,” UFC welterweight fighter Nick Diaz said when discussing a potential return to the Octagon.  “We would have to negotiate a pretty decent amount of pay and a pretty decent amount from the pay-per-view.  I’m talking like three to five dollars [per buy].”   By Christopher Murphy @MurphMMA It’s been...

Nov 11, 2013 10:43 am

White Offers Diaz UFC Fight – Says Nick Is ‘Still Retired’

Dana White answered a plethora of questions following UFC Fight Night 32 on Fox Sports 1. And while the majority of those questions revolved around Vitor Belfort’s win over Dan Henderson (the first KO loss of Henderson’s career), one reporter went a bit off-topic and queried Mr. White on the whereabouts of “The Stockton Bad Boy”, Nick Diaz....

Nov 11, 2013 10:36 am

Dana White Responds To Backlash Towards Rousey: ‘She’s The Reason Women Fight in UFC’

“Hate her or not,” UFC President Dana White said about women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey, “the reason all these girls fight in the UFC is because of her.”  White responded to the criticism Rousey has received after her coaching role on the latest season of the UFC’s realitiy-television show, ‘The Ultimate Fighter.’   By Christopher...

Nov 11, 2013 9:43 am

Anthony Pettis Injured – Johnson And Benavidez To Main Event For UFC On FOX 9

  Anthony Pettis’ first title defense has been postponed. According to a report on Fox Sports Live on Sunday night, the newly crowned UFC lightweight champion has suffered a knee injury, and will have to withdraw from his UFC on Fox 9 matchup against Josh Thompson. This is in stark contrast to what Dana White had reported Saturday...

Nov 11, 2013 9:40 am

Vitor Belfort Ready To Be First To Win UFC Gold In Three Weight Classes

Since his return to the UFC in 2009, Vitor Belfort has been on an absolute tear. Outside of his defeats to Jon Jones and Anderson Silva, the Brazilian ‘Phenom’ has only let one opponent (Michael Bisping) out of the first round of action. With his recent destruction of Dan Henderson (See Video), Vitor is ready...

Nov 11, 2013 9:26 am

UFC Boss Not Ready To Guarantee Belfort A Title Shot

“Vitor Belfort’s next. Or – I don’t know. You never know what happens here. That Weidman-Silva fight happens, somebody gets hurt and they’re sidelined for. You just never know what’s going to happen. … Anything could happen, but there’s nothing but big fights for Vitor. Imagine if we do Anderson Silva vs. Vitor Belfort again....

Nov 11, 2013 9:11 am

Dana Admits The UFC Announced Gust vs. Nog Prior To Lil Nog’s Acceptance Of Bout

UFC President Dana White admitted recently that he prematurely announced the Alexander Gustafsson versus ‘Lil Nog’ bout, which is why they had to cancel it and give Gustafsson Jimi Manuwa instead. As a result the younger Noguiera brother received a hefty public backlash from Chael Sonnen, who stated, ‘He fight’s less than Ghandi,’ among several...

Nov 9, 2013 8:43 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Vitor Belfort’s 1st Round KO Over Dan Henderson

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing the Vitor Belfort’s historic KO over Dan Henderson. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty 1st...

Nov 9, 2013 8:28 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Thatch Stops Thiago In 1st With Brutal Body Shot

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing Brandon Thatch’s brutal knee to the body that stopped Paulo Thiago dead in his tracks. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC...

Nov 9, 2013 8:24 pm

Grace Torino Introduced as Managing Director of UFC Brazil

Brazil has played host to seven UFC events in 2013, and Dana White plans to increase that number next year. As the company continues to increase the number of events they hold within a calendar year, the company itself must expand globally. New hires are to be made. During the post-fight press conference on Saturday...

Nov 9, 2013 8:21 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty 1st Rd KO Over Jason

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing Jeremy Stephens taking out Rony Jason. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty 1st Rd KO...

Nov 9, 2013 8:13 pm

.gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First

If animated .gifs are your thing look no further. Thanks to Zombie Profit we have this gem from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 32, showcasing Sam Sicilia’s brutal stoppage of Godofredo Pepey. .GIF Directory: .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Sicilia KO’s Pepey In The First .gif | UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Stephens Nasty...

Nov 9, 2013 7:14 pm

UFC Fight Night 32 Results: Ferreira Defeats Sarafian By Way of Split Decision

After such an exciting night of fights, it was a surprise to see this fight leave the first round. As a matter of fact, most of this fight was rather uneventful. Daniel Sarafian landed a few big shots that brought the crowd to life, but it was Cezar Ferreira’s takedowns that decided the outcome of...

Nov 9, 2013 5:52 pm

UFC Fight Night 32 Results: LaFlare Defeats Ponzinibbio By Way of Unanimous Decision

RYAN LAFLARE VS. SANTIAGO PONZINIBBIO Ryan LaFlare did a great job in the first round countering Ponzinibbio’s leg kicks with takedowns. It happened a number of times in the first round and it gave a lot of “offensive time” to LaFlare. LaFlare was constantly working for transitions and submissions so he was never in danger...