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Jul 31, 2012 8:58 am

Jon Jones Sentenced In Binghamton DWI Crash Case | UFC NEWS

UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon “Bones” Jones was fined $1,000 and will have to install ignition interlocks on all of his vehicles following his sentencing Tuesday morning on DWI charges. Jones, an Ithaca resident, will need to complete a victim impact panel within 90 days and received a six-moth license suspension. Special Jon Jones coverage A...

Jul 31, 2012 8:34 am

White Changes Tune, Says Four Fighters Now Competing for Shot at 205 lbs. Title | UFC NEWS

The fans have spoken, and UFC President Dana White heard them loud and clear. Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, Brandon “The Truth” Vera, Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida, and Ryan “Darth” Bader are now all competing for the next shot at the UFC light heayweight championship currently held by Jon “Bones” Jones. For his part, Jones must first...

Jul 31, 2012 7:50 am

Bader Relishes The Role Of Underdog Going Into Machida Bout | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Ryan Bader comments in an interview with MMAWeekly. Bader faced the current Light-Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones at UFC 126 and was finished in the first round. Following the loss he faced Tito Ortiz at UFC 132 and was heavily favored to beat Ortiz however Ortiz managed to upset the odds and finished...


Jul 30, 2012 3:42 pm

Dana White Confirms Shogun Rua vs. Brandon Vera Winner Gets Title Shot | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Dana White announced today during a media conference call that the winner of the UFC On FOX 4 main event will be the next man to challenge for the UFC Light-Heavyweight Title. The bout will be contested between Shogun Rua and Brandon Vera. Shogun was defeated by Jones at UFC 128 and...

Jul 30, 2012 10:00 am

VIDEO | Shogun vs Vera Road to the Octagon | UFC NEWS

This weekend on FOX four UFC light-heavyweight fighters will try to earn a shot at the sports most coveted crown. In this hour-long special UFC and FOX take you on an inside look at the training camp and lives of these four athletes.

Jul 30, 2012 7:36 am

Thiago Silva Leaves ATT For Blackzilians | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Earlier today TATAME reported that UFC Light-Heavyweight Thiago Silva has left American Top Team. Silva has moved to the Blackzilian camp a team full of Brazilian fighters and the likes of Alistair Overeem and Rashad Evans a former opponent who defeated Silva at UFC 108. Silva was defeated in his last bout...

Jul 29, 2012 3:06 am

Video | UFC: Shogun vs Vera Preview | UFC News

http://youtu.be/3zg7YAO-2LY Two light heavyweight bouts will determine the next contender in the nastiest division of the UFC – don’t miss Shogun vs. Vera and Machida vs. Bader live on FOX.

Jul 27, 2012 10:14 am

UFC on FX 5 Lands Browne vs. Bigfoot as Main Event | UFC NEWS

Travis Browne may have been disappointed when his fight with Ben Rothwell was scratched for UFC on FOX 4, but it may have been a blessing. Browne has landed himself in the main event of UFC on FX 5 and standing across the Octagon will be Antonio Silva according to USA Today. Heavyweights Travis Browne...

Jul 26, 2012 9:51 am

Cormier Comments On Frank Mir Bout: Happy Mir Accepted | UFC NEWS

“Tim Sylvia’s accomplished a lot, but he just hasn’t really fought in the top of the sport for a while. No disrespect to Tim, but this is a much easier fight to get pumped up for. I dropped my phone a couple of times while I was trying to look at Twitter. You’ve got to...

Jul 25, 2012 4:48 pm

Rothwell Injured, Forced Off UFC on FOX 4 Card | UFC NEWS

That pesky injury bug is back again. This time it’s taken out popular heavyweight fighter Ben Rothwell. According to reports Rothwell, who was scheduled to face Travis Browne, suffered an ankle injury in training and will not be able to compete. UFC on FOX 4 is set to take place on August 4 from the...

Jul 25, 2012 10:20 am

VIDEO | Lyoto Machida’s Finishing Moves: UFC Ultimate Insider | UFC NEWS

UFC Ultimate Insider is joined by former light heavyweight champion Lyoto “The Dragon” Machida for this edition of “Signature Moves”. Machida reveals the secrets behind his most effective moves inside the Octagon and shows why he is considered one of the most dangerous fighters in the UFC.

Jul 24, 2012 12:19 pm

Broughton vs Mitrione Off UFC On Fox 4 Card | UFC NEWS

A UFC heavyweight matchup between “The Ultimate Fighter 10” standout Matt Mitrione (5-1 MMA, 5-1 UFC) and Rob Broughton (15-7-1 MMA, 1-2 UFC) has been taken off the Aug. 4, UFC on Fox 4 Card. Broughton was removed from the bout due to personal matters. It is currently unknown if the UFC will be able...

Jul 24, 2012 6:40 am

Ryan Bader Talks About His Prep For Machida Bout | UFC NEWS

“He’s been great. He comes in and we drill, we spar, he has the Machida stance, blitzes, the different kicks that he does, the trips. So I see it and I’m not surprised. We’ve been drilling quite a bit with him. He’s actually been really really good to have in addition to camp. … I...

Jul 21, 2012 7:00 am

Werdum: Giving a title shot to Overeem ‘not right’ | UFC NEWS

“Yeah, for sure,” Werdum said when asked if he feels Overeem uses steroids, “because he had that positive test. Everybody knows because he’s too big. It’s not normal. The guy’s too strong. [For] Overeem to come back now and fight for the title, it’s not good because he [has] no respect for me and other...

Jul 20, 2012 5:11 pm

FABER, BARÃO MAKE WEIGHT FOR TOMORROW NIGHT’S UFC TITLE CLASH | UFC NEWS

Top bantamweight contenders “The California Kid” Urijah Faber and Renan Barão each weighed in at 135 pounds this afternoon at the Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, making official tomorrow night’s UFC interim bantamweight championship bout. The title fight headlines the Pay-Per-View card which airs at 10 p.m. ET/7 p.m. PT. UFC 149: FABER VS....

Jul 19, 2012 10:04 am

Koscheck vs. Ellenberger Booked For UFC 151 | UFC NEWS

Two top 10 welterweights have agreed to square off in September at UFC 151. Both Josh Koscheck and Jake Ellenberger will compete in Las Vegas in what is scheduled to be the night’s co-main event. UFC officials announced the bout last night. UFC 151 is set to go down on September 1 from the Mandalay...

Jul 18, 2012 10:18 am

Overeem Says He Is Trying To Get Licensed Early | UFC NEWS

  Alistair Overeem has had his share of legal troubles over the past few months and has been a ghost since his suspension from competition due to a failed drug test for elevated levels of testosterone. Now, the Dutch UFC heavyweight says he plans to come back in December and continue his title hunt against...

Jul 17, 2012 10:03 am

Cormier Expected To Make Final Fight For Strikeforce In September | UFC News

By Evan Stoumbelis Last Saturday, Strikeforce broadcasters reported that undefeated fighter Daniel Cormier will have his final Strikeforce fight on September 29th. The promotion has yet to announce Cormier’s opponent, but after the fight, Cormier will be making the jump to the UFC regardless of the outcome. Rumors circulated that his opponent would be Josh...

Jul 17, 2012 10:01 am

Coker Says No Strikeforce Champs Will Take Off To The UFC | MMA NEWS

  Since the UFC’s blockbuster purchase of rival organization, Strikeforce, the UFC has really run the show and turned Strikeforce into a much more marketable company. The UFC has also taken the liberty to import some top fighters to compete at the highest level of MMA in the UFC. Such notable names include former Strikeforce...

Jul 16, 2012 1:03 am

Carwin Warns ‘UFC Jester’ Roy Nelson That Coaching TUF Is No Joke | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister The UFC  announced that Heavyweights Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson will coach The Ultimate Fighter. Carwin recently commented on the opportunity on his blog and has no plans to get caught up in ‘Jester’ Roy Nelsons jokes. “This will be the first time in my adult life that I wont be working....