248 Search Results for melvin guillard

Jun 12, 2012 12:37 pm

UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen Weigh-Ins Venue Set For Mandalay Bay | UFC NEWS

The weigh-ins for the most highly anticipated fight of the year have been scheduled for July 6th at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. The weigh-in will coincide with the UFC Fan Expo that will take place July 6-7 at the same venue. In the main event for UFC 148, Anderson Silva will take on Chael...

May 28, 2012 9:00 am

Oliveira vs. Izquierdo set for UFC 148 | UFC NEWS

UFC officials have added a lightweight bout to their July 7 fight card in Las Vegas. The bout will put Rafaello Oliveira opposite Yoislandy Izquierdo in preliminary card action. The July 7 event has been dubbed “UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II” and will feature a middleweight title fight (rematch) between champion Anderson Silva and...

May 21, 2012 2:00 pm

Exclusive | Showtime Pettis "I want to fight Nate Diaz!" | UFC NEWS

By: Chris Taylor I was fortunate enough to catch up with UFC lightweight top contender Anthony ‘Showtime’ Pettis this weekend. Pettis, who is coming off a big victory over Joe Lauzon at UFC 144, is looking to prove that he is the real #1 contender in the lightweight division. Here is our conversation: Chris: Hey...

May 19, 2012 8:12 am

Chad Mendes Set To Welcome Cody McKenzie To 145 At UFC 148

In the featherweight division there is one stand-out fighter who has risen above the rest. That man is Team Alpha Males Chad Mendes. The former number-one contender/title challenger boasts an impressive 11-1 record with his only defeat coming at the hands of champion Jose Aldo. Mendes is now set to return to action at UFC...

May 11, 2012 6:49 am

Alessio vs. Roller Set For UFC 148

A lightweight bout between John Alessio and Shane Roller has been added to July’s UFC 148 event. UFC officials announced the bout yesterday afternoon. UFC 148 is set to take place on July 7 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. In the main event Anderson Silva will attempt to defend his title...

May 10, 2012 7:51 am

Lauzon vs. Etim Added To Stacked UFC on FOX 4 Card

By: Jason Kindschy I have to say it again; UFC on FOX 4 just keeps getting better. A lightweight bout between Joe “J-Lau” Lauzon (21-7) and Terry Etim (15-4) has been added to UFC on FOX 4, set to take place on August 4th at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. Joe Lauzon announced...

May 4, 2012 2:44 pm

"UFC on Fox 3: Diaz vs Miller" Preview and Predictions

By George Deutsch: UFC on Fox 3 is upon us, and though it may lack star power — other than Josh Koscheck — the card promises to be competitive with title implications involved. Here are my thoughts on what you can expect when the UFC rolls into the IZOD Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey,...

Apr 28, 2012 12:25 pm

UFC on Fox | Weighing in on Diaz vs Miller

By Lynn Mitchell: Saturday May 5, 2012 in  East Rutherford, NJ | UFC on Fox presents Diaz vs Miller One month after Nathan Diaz received his jiu jitsu black belt from Cesar Gracie.  Diaz currently holds a record of 15-7-0 (W-L-D).  Nate’s victories include submitting Junior Assuncao, Melvin Guillard and Marcus Davis via guillotine choke, Rory...

Apr 27, 2012 6:53 pm

Exclusive | Jim Miller on Diaz; "I'm going to get after him and fight him"

By Sean McClure: Jim Miller (10-2 UFC) is set to face one of the toughest guys in the lightweight division on one of the biggest cards the UFC has ever put together. Miller faces Nate Diaz in the main event of UFC on FOX, which airs on May 5th. Leading up to the fight, Jim’s...

Apr 27, 2012 12:33 pm

UFC 148 Anderson Silva vs Chael Sonnen | Tickets Go On Sale Next Week | UFC News

By Lynn Mitchell: Its been a long anticipated wait,  “UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II” Tickets go on sale to the general public next Friday, May 4, at 3 p.m. ET (12 p.m. PT local time) for the rematch we have all been looking forward to on July 7, 2012  – MGM Grand Garden Arena Las Vegas NV. We...

Apr 26, 2012 3:14 pm

Title Shot On The Line Against Jim Miller, Says Nate Diaz

By Lewis Mckeever: According to Stockton’s own Nate Diaz, his upcoming bout with lightweight brute Jim Miller may propose title shot implications: “That’s what I was told was happening. I don’t see who else would get a title shot”. While Dana White shied away from any lightweight contender talk during the recent UFC on FOX...

Apr 25, 2012 5:30 am

Is Eddie Alvarez About To Jump In The UFC's Shark Tank?

The UFC brass might be adding another talented fighter to the already talent rich 155 lbs division.  Eddie Alvarez got his long awaited revenge last Friday – April 20th via 1st round TKO over submission specialist Shinya Aioki.  Alvarez still has one fight remaining on his Bellator contract.  A tweet from Lorenzo Fertitta and a...

Apr 24, 2012 7:35 am

Stephan Bonnar Detained By Bahrain Airport Security | UFC NEWS

“We’re getting ready to leave Bahrain, and I get detained at the airport. Jardine and Franklin get on the flight, and they take me in the room. They’re asking me all these questions, and they’re furious. One guy’s coming’ in the room and pointing at me, all furious, like that. And, what I think is...

Apr 11, 2012 9:56 am

The Blackzilians Add BJJ Champion Braulio Estima

By Lynn Mitchell: Grappling sensation Braulio Estima has joined the elite team at Blackzilians in Florida.  Braulio also stated in a previous interview – he plans to make his long awaited MMA debut in July of 2012. It is apparent that high level BJJ black belts have an impact on the MMA game. Brazilian Jiu Jitsu...

Mar 29, 2012 8:19 am

Joe Lauzon vs. Terry Etim Set For UFC on FOX 4

A lightweight bout with “Fight of the Night” written all over it has just been added to the UFC on FOX 4 event set for August. Joe Lauzon and Terry Etim had an original date in the cage back in Boston for UFC 118, but Etim was forced to withdraw when he suffered an injury...

Jan 24, 2012 7:44 pm

UFC NEWS | Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller Booked For UFC on FOX 3

The UFC just announced two important happenings in the world of MMA. The first of which is that they are returning to FOX TV on May 5 with UFC on FOX 3. The second announcement comes in the form of the first official bout on the card; Nate Diaz vs. Jim Miller. UFC on FOX...

Jan 20, 2012 8:41 pm

UFC NEWS – Barry, Morecraft, Denis And Miller Earn $45k Fight Night Bonuses

For their parts in tonight’s fights, Pat Barry, Christian Morecraft, Nick Denis and Jim Miller were awarded $45,000 in “Fight Night” bonus money. Barry and Morecraft took home “Fight of the Night” honors. Denis took him “Knock Out of the Night” and Miller took home “Submission of the Night.” UFC on FX 1 took place...

Jan 19, 2012 2:37 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC on FX 1 Weigh-In Results

Main Card (FX): Melvin Guillard (156) vs. Jim Miller (155) Duane Ludwig (170.5) vs. Josh Neer (171) Mike Easton (135) vs. Jared Papazian (135.5) Pat Barry (242) vs. Christian Morecraft (256) Preliminary Card (FUEL): Jorge Rivera (185.5) vs. Eric Schafer (185) Khabib Nurmagomedov (155) vs. Kamal Shalorus (155.5) Charlie Brenneman (170.5) vs. Daniel Roberts (170.5)...

Jan 18, 2012 5:30 am

UFC NEWS – Fans Invited To Today's UFC on FX1 Open Workouts In Nashville

Today the UFC is holding an open to the public workout session with this Friday’s UFC on FX 1 participants. UFC on FX 1 is set to take place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 20. A lightweight bout between Melvin Guillard and Jim Miller will serve as the evening’s main event...

Jan 16, 2012 1:45 pm

UFC NEWS – Here’s Your International Television Guide For UFC on FX 1

The UFC’s first event to air on the FX network is set for this Friday, but international audiences have been left wondering how they can pick up the fight night card. Have no fear the UFC has taken care of you. If you are outside the North American territory and in need of your UFC...

Jan 16, 2012 1:30 pm

UFC NEWS – UFC on FX 1 Weigh-Ins Set For Bridgestone Arena On Thursday

Fans in the Tennessee area this Thursday are encouraged to attend the UFC on FX 1 official weigh-in ceremony live at the Bridgestone Arena. UFC on FX 1 is set to take place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 20. A lightweight bout between Melvin Guillard and Jim Miller will serve as...

Jan 16, 2012 8:44 am

UFC NEWS – Camoes vs. Hayden Possible For This Friday’s UFC on FX 1 Event

While not yet official, UFC newcomer, Tommy Hayden will likely fill a vacancy during this Friday’s UFC on FX event and face Fabricio Camoes in preliminary card action. UFC officials have yet to announce the bout as official, however sources close indicate this bout is a go. Camoes was originally scheduled to face Reza Madadi...

Jan 16, 2012 7:26 am

UFC NEWS – Jimmo vs. Vemola Scratched From UFC on FX 1

After a 16 fight win streak and a subsequent offer from Dana White to join the UFC, light-heavyweight Ryan Jimmo will have to postpone his debut due to an undisclosed injury. UFC on FX 1 is set to take place from the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on January 20. A lightweight bout between Melvin...