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Sep 28, 2011 12:16 pm

James Head Injured, Maquire Now Faces Justin Edwards at UFC 138

James Head is the latest fighter to withdraw from a scheduled UFC appearance with an injury. Originally scheduled to face Mark Scanlon, Head was forced to take a new opponent in Maquire when Mark was forced to back out of the fight due to an injury of his own. Now it would appear as both...

Sep 27, 2011 4:25 pm

UFC 135 Prelim Special on Spike TV Peaks at 1.73 million viewers

Another sign that UFC 135 was a success is in the viewership rating it received on the Spike Prelim Special. The event drew in a 1.1 household rating and averaged 1.6 million viewers; however the show peaked when 1.73 million people at home tuned in to watch the two-fight, pre-pay-per-view broadcast. These figures make the...

Sep 22, 2011 1:29 pm

Two Fights Added To Strikeforce Challengers 20

Strikeforce officials have announced two new additions to Novembers Strikeforce Challengers 20 event set to take place in Las Vegas. A lightweight bout between Bill Cooper and Matt Ricehouse is set for the event as is a light-heavyweight bout between Antwain Britt and Lumumba Sayers. Strikeforce Challengers 20 is set to take place from The...

Sep 22, 2011 10:41 am

Krzysztof Soszynski Meets Igor Pokrajac At UFC 140

The UFC has booked a light-heavyweight bout between Canadian born Krzysztof Soszynski and Igor Pokrajac for their return to Toronto this December. UFC 140 is set to take place in Toronto on December 10 from the Air Canada Centre. The only main card bouts confirmed for the event at this time are set between Rory...

Sep 22, 2011 5:00 am

Muay Thai Champion Cosmo Alexander Set To Debut At Bellator 52

Bellator Fighting Championships makes its return to Louisiana on Saturday, October 1st as the promotion hosts Bellator 52 from L’Auberge Du Lac Casino Resort in Lake Charles. The action begins at 7 p.m. ET with a stacked undercard streaming LIVE on Spike.com. The televised portion of the event will feature the quarterfinals of Bellator’s Season...

Sep 21, 2011 9:18 am

Reminder: TUF Season 14 Debuts Tonight On Spike

The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) comes back this evening with its 14th and last season on Spike TV. Featuring coaches from the middleweight division, both Michael Bisping and Jason Miller promise the best season of TUF to date. You can follow along on their journey through the TUF training center as they groom 16 fighters in...

Sep 15, 2011 3:39 pm

"Mayhem Miller" to appear on "Late Night with Jimmy Fallon" Tonight

TUF season 14 coach, Jason “Mayhem” Miller will be appearing as a guest on tonight’s “Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.” The show airs on NBC at 12:35 ET/PT. The stint on Fallon’s show is to help promote next week’s debut of “The Ultimate Fighter” season 14 and will likely show Miller in form and ready...

Sep 15, 2011 7:48 am

AUDIO: TUF 14 Conference Call With Bisping And Miller

With the latest season of The Ultimate Fighter reality series kicking off next week, the UFC held a media conference call yesterday with coaches, Michael Bisping and Jason “Mayhem” Miller to help promote next week’s launch. Both fighter’s have a reputation for being outspoken and entertaining personalities both in and out of the cage and...

Sep 14, 2011 3:21 pm

VIDEO: Sneak peak at TUF 14 premiere

Sneak Peek: Ultimate Fighter – Team Bisping vs. Team MillerGet More: Watch The Ultimate Fighter TUF 14 Dana White Michael Bisping Jason “Mayhem” Miller Josh Ferguson BJ Ferguson Casey Dyer featherweights bantamweights

Sep 12, 2011 8:20 am

Rashad Evans To Host UFC 135 Q&A

The UFC has booked light-heavyweight number one contender, Rashad Evans, to host the pre-fight UFC 135 Q&A session in Denver later this month. “UFC 135: Jones vs. Rampage” is set to take place on September 24 live on pay-per-view from Denver’s Pepsi Center. The card features a light-heavyweight title fight in its main event between...

Sep 2, 2011 8:54 am

Main Card Official For "UFC 137:St-Pierre vs. Diaz"

UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is riding a five-year, nine-fight winning streak that has seen the 30-year-old Canadian defeat the likes of Matt Hughes, Jon Fitch, BJ Penn, Josh Koscheck (twice) and Jake Shields. Along the way, the Montreal native has captivated fans worldwide with his explosive takedowns and dominant performances inside the Octagon. On...

Apr 21, 2016 8:52 am

Jon Jones applauds Conor McGregor for standing up for what he believes in

After retiring from MMA and being pulled from UFC 200 for refusing to fulfill his media obligations on Tuesday, UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor finally released a statement regarding the situation. McGregor explained that the issue between himself and the UFC was a result of him not wanting to take away from his training by...

Apr 18, 2016 1:18 pm

Georges St-Pierre: ‘I’m in the best shape of my life’

Former UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre has not made any official announcement regarding a return to fighting in the Octagon but has revealed that he is in negotiations with the UFC on fighting once again. “I don’t know 100 percent,” St-Pierre said to Ariel Helwani on Monday’s episode of the MMA Hour. “We are training...

Apr 13, 2016 9:25 am

VIDEO | Chael Sonnen: Yoel Romero isn’t juicing, neither is Conor McGregor

Going into UFC 196, Nate Diaz caught UFC featherweight champion Conor McGregor off guard as he accused the featherweight champ of taking steroids. McGregor, who was tied for the most tested athlete by USADA in 2015, immediately stood up from his seat and turned to Diaz to refute the claims with quite a bit of...

Apr 13, 2016 8:39 am

Referee reflects on stoppage in Joao Carvalho vs. Charlie Ward fight

Earlier this week tragic news surfaced that MMA fighter Joao Carvalho had passed away due to injuries sustained in his fight at TEF1 Dublin against Charlie Ward. While many questioned why the fight hadn’t been stopped sooner, referee Mariusz Domasat is defending the stoppage. He spoke to Irish Independent: If you watch the fight you...

Apr 12, 2016 11:34 am

Conor McGregor’s lengthy & emotional reaction to the death of Joao Carvalho

Tragic news surfaced earlier this week that MMA fighter Joao Carvalho had passed away after a brain injury sustained in his fight with Charlie Ward at TEF1 Dublin this past weekend. McGregor was ringside when Carvalho was TKO’d by McGregor’s teammate, which led the UFC featherweight champ to post this lengthy and extremely heartfelt message...

Apr 12, 2016 10:05 am

Manny Pacquiao fires back at Floyd Mayweather for scoring Tim Bradley fight a draw

This past weekend Manny Pacquiao stepped into the boxing ring for the final time as he faced Timothy Bradley in a trilogy fight. Pacquiao ultimately won the fight via unanimous decision, knocking Bradley down two times during the course of the fight. Following the fight however, Mayweather reportedly told Bradley that he scored the fight...