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Jan 11, 2012 8:16 pm

UFC And Fox Looking To Return In May For Third Network Show

“The third FOX special will be on 5/5, which is notable because that will likely be the night of a major boxing PPV most likely involving Mayweather, and they’ll promote it as if the MMA fights will be over before the Mayweather fight starts.” Dave Meltzer, editor of the Wrestling Observer newsletter, is reporting that...

Jan 11, 2012 4:52 pm

UFC NEWS – Ross Pearson Denies Reports Of Booking Siver For UFC on FUEL TV 2

Reports started circling the internet today that a bout between Ross Pearson and Dennis Siver had been booked for the UFC’s debut on Swedish territory, however if it’s been booked someone forgot to tell Ross “The Real Deal” Pearson. MMANytt.se and MMAJunkie.com com where the first to report the matchup debunked by Pearson. Pearson and...

Jan 11, 2012 3:18 pm

UFC NEWS – Akira Corassani Faces Jason Young At UFC On FUEL TV 2

In typical UFC fashion, the promotion is booking a host of regional talent for their debut event in Sweden. As a result, Swedish fighter and Ultimate Fighter competitor, Akira Corassani is set to face Jason Young during the UFC on FUEL TV 2 fight card this April UFC on FUEL TV 2 is now officially...


Jan 11, 2012 11:49 am

UFC NEWS – Jose Aldo Fight Camp: The Maynard Connection

“I met Gray when I was going to fight Kenny, he was the main event against Frankie. We were always joking around with each other. From there we started a friendship. I told him it would be great if he could come train with us. Good for him and good for us. It’s great to...

Jan 11, 2012 8:00 am

UFC NEWS – "UFC 142: Aldo vs. Mendes" Bout Order Finalized

UFC officials have released this Saturday’s UFC 142 full fight card lineup and broadcasting options. The night’s action is spread across pay-per-view, FX and facebook.com. UFC 142 is set to go down on Jan. 14 from Rio de Janeiro’s HSBC Arena. In the main event is a featherweight title fight between Jose Aldo and Chad...

Jan 11, 2012 5:45 am

UFC NEWS – Schilling vs. Pineda Added to UFC on FX 1

A featherweight contest has been added to the UFC’s debut on FX in the form of Pat Schilling vs. Daniel Pineda, both of which are newcomers to the promotion. UFC officials announced the bout yesterday evening. UFC on FX 1 is set to take place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 20....

Jan 11, 2012 5:30 am

UFC NEWS – UFC on FUEL TV 2 Tickets On Sale Today

For the first time in UFC history, the Octagon is headed to Stockholm. The Ultimate Fighting Championship, the world’s premier organization for mixed martial arts, announced today that it is planning its Swedish debut on April 14, 2012. The first European UFC event of the year will be held in the prestigious Ericsson Globe Arena...

Jan 11, 2012 4:40 am

UFC NEWS – UFC Heading To Atlanta In April For UFC 146

The UFC announced late yesterday evening that they are set to return to “The Dirty South” this April for UFC 146. It will mark the promotions first return to the city commonly known as the “A” since Rashad Evans knocked out Chuck Liddell at UFC 88. With a host of regional shows, the Mixed Martial...

Jan 10, 2012 7:01 am

UFC NEWS – Nick Diaz Discusses GSP, Thinks Explosive Workouts Cause Injuries

“I think he’s hurt. I think he might’ve hurt himself. He shouldn’t have done that. If it hurts, don’t do it. I had to go through a lot of fights like that. You know, there were things I couldn’t do, and I couldn’t come in at 100 percent. So basically, heal and worry about your...

Jan 9, 2012 3:00 pm

UFC NEWS – Dana White Guarantees UFC Will Be In New York In 2012

“We’re so close. It’s going to happen, and I guarantee you it’s going to happen this year. It’s going to depend on when it happens, timing and everything else, but obviously, it would be nice to go in there with, probably, Jon Jones.” Is the last frontier upon us? According to UFC president Dana White’s...