Archive: MMA NEWS

Nov 29, 2012 10:04 am

Chris Weidman Undergoes Torn Labrum Surgery, Out For 4 Months | UFC NEWS

We reported earlier this month that top middleweight contender, Chris Weidman, was forced out of his schedule meeting against Tim Boetsch with an injury. The middleweight took to twitter recently to announce his successful surgery and give a time frame for his recovery. Check it out:

Nov 29, 2012 9:59 am

Rory MacDonald Thinks Bout With Brazil’s Erick Silva Inevitable | UFC NEWS

“I’ve watched some of his fights and he’s a very good fighter,” MacDonald told ESPN. “Me and him will be matched up down the road for sure. “It’s inevitable, he’s one of the top guys, he’s young… actually, is he young? I think he’s like 30! He looks younger than me though! “If he’s around...


Nov 28, 2012 10:10 am

VIDEO | UFC champ Jon Jones on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition | UFC NEWS

“I feel absolutely phenomenal about helping Daniel (from Restoration House) help these single moms. I’m sure they’re going through a lot, not knowing where their food is coming from or how they’re gonna provide for their children. It’s a great feeling, better than winning any championship.”

Nov 28, 2012 10:02 am

VIDEO | Forrest Griffin doesn’t want to get beat up by a guy in pink tights

“The thing about Phil Davis is I really don’t wanna get beat up by a guy in pink tights. He’s long, he’s quick, obviously a great shot, great wrestling, great anaconda choke. I have that to look forward to. What he does is a good job of beating you up from the top, frustrating you,...

Nov 27, 2012 2:45 pm

Ten Best – BJ Penn’s Most Memorable Moments | UFC NEWS

On December 8th, former UFC welterweight and lightweight champion BJ Penn returns to the Octagon to battle young gun Rory MacDonald. It’s the latest big fight for “The Prodigy” and one which may very well join the fights below as a defining moment in his storied career. Caol Uno – November 2, 2001 – UFC...

Nov 27, 2012 12:53 pm

UFC on FOX 5: MacDonald Dishes Out Words for War Against BJ Penn | UFC NEWS

The anticipation continues to rise as we approach the December 8th return of “The Prodigy” BJ Penn. Standing opposite of Penn in the UFC octagon on that upcoming December night will be the rising Tri-Star gym standout, Rory “Ares” MacDonald. The fight, which will be featured on the main card of the upcoming UFC on...

Nov 27, 2012 12:27 pm

Alessio Sakara Inks Four Fight UFC Contract Extension | UFC NEWS

UFC middleweight Alessio Sakara’s recent disqualification for pummeling Patrick Cote in the head during UFC 154 this month results a A four-fight contract extension.  Sakara’s manager Lex McMahon reveals to mmafighting.com  “We believe this gesture is indicative of the level of respect the UFC has for Alessio and we want to thank Dana White, Joe Silva, Lorenzo...