Archive: MMA NEWS

Nov 5, 2012 5:16 pm

UFC Announces Eight 2013 Events Including Full Schedule For UFC On FOX | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship and FOX Sports gear up for an exciting new year of UFC coverage by unveiling the 2013 UFC on FOX broadcast schedule featuring four live events on FOX. Next year, UFC® on FOXkicks off on Saturday, Jan. 26 at the United Center in Chicago, with additional events planned on April 20,...

Nov 5, 2012 9:41 am

Exclusive: Johny Hendricks on Family, Friends and Training with Kampmann

  Competition is a huge part of Hendricks life, but family and friends are also very important to the 29-year-old Oklahoma native. Not that we needed proof, but we spoke to Hendricks minutes after helping a friend of his move into a new house. It’s not every day you could find a man who is...

Nov 5, 2012 7:49 am

“Just Scrap” Announces Full 11-Bout Line Up For November 9 Card In Maui | MMA NEWS

Hawaii’s “Just Scrap” Fight promotion is set to return to Maui for the third straight time next month with “Just Scrap Maui III: Grove vs. Cisneros” set for November 9. Maui’s War Memorial Complex will play host to the evenings fight card which will include many of Hawaii’s best up-and-coming fighters. In the main event...


Nov 5, 2012 7:26 am

Anderson Silva Names Price For Taking Jones Fight | UFC NEWS

“The question (about facing Jones) would have to be made to Dana White. Let’s ask if he’ll give me 50% of the UFC. If he will, maybe this fight will happen.” “I have personal projects outside of the UFC and want to put them in practice. I’m opening my own martial arts academy in LA....

Nov 5, 2012 7:23 am

Free Fight Video | Cung Le vs. Patrick Cote | UFC NEWS

Cung Le and his flashy kicks showed up to UFC 148 with one purpose, to put a beating on Patrick Cote. Can’t get enough of Cung? Tune in to UFC On FUEL TV 6 on November 10th 8/5am ET/PT to watch him throw down with ex-champion Rich Franklin.

Nov 5, 2012 7:18 am

Bisping “Frustrated” With Sonnen Title Shots | UFC NEWS

“I can understand it from a business perspective because Chael sells,” Bisping said. “But it’s frustrating because I’ve been waiting my whole career for a title shot, and the guy’s had three out of his last five fights be title fights. “But I do understand and it’ll be a great season of The Ultimate Fighter.”...

Nov 5, 2012 7:15 am

Anthony “Rumble” Johnson: Moving To 205 The Best Decision Ever | MMA NEWS

“I was always upset. I hated everybody if I was dropping to 170 [pounds], especially on weigh-in day. Everything happens for a reason. I don’t take back anything that happened in my past, because if it hadn’t happened back then, I wouldn’t be who I am right now. Moving to [light heavyweight] was definitely the...

Nov 4, 2012 11:05 am

NSAC Releases World Series of Fighting Payroll

  Andrei Arlovski was the big earner from last night’s inaugural World Series of Fighting event that was held in Las Vegas and broadcast on the NBC Sports Network. The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the figures for all 20 fighters this morning. Arlovski, the former UFC Heavyweight Champion took home $60K for a little...

Nov 4, 2012 6:22 am

MMA World Series of Fighting 1 Results and Highlights

  Last night from the Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino in Las Vegas the World Series of Fighting held their first show with a 10 bout card that featured one of the craziest knockouts in MMA history and the debut of kickboxing great Tyrone Spong. The four bout main card was televised on the NBC...

Nov 3, 2012 3:16 pm

Leonard Garcia vs Cody McKenzie Set for UFC 155

  A battle of featherweights in dire need of a win has been scheduled for UFC 155 in Las Vegas on December 29. The UFC announced that former WEC Featherweight Title Contender Leonard Garcia will meet Ultimate Fighter season 12 contestant Cody McKenzie on the undercard of their year end event. McKenzie is 2-3 inside...

Nov 3, 2012 6:29 am

“Out Of Respect” The Count Seeks Bout With Franklin | UFC NEWS

Michael Bisping has done everything he can to become a UFC champion. He had an impressive run in the 205 pound division that saw him go undefeated for the first three years of his career until he faced off with fellow TUF winner Rashad Evans at UFC 78 to get handed his first loss. The...

Nov 3, 2012 6:15 am

VIDEO | Brazilian Media Takes Stab At Sonnen With Exploding Head Cartoon | UFC NEWS

Brazi’s Muno Canibal has taken an interesting approach with their latest comedic cartoon featuring UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, as he stands opposite Brazilian antagonist, Chael Sonnen. Unfortunately if you do not speak Portuguese you may not understand the episode, but your eyes will not be disappointed with the on-screen performance of the Chael Sonnen...

Nov 3, 2012 6:08 am

FREE FIGHT VIDEO | Michael Page Impresses At India’s SFL Event | MMA NEWS

During yesterday’s “Super Fight League 7” Michael Page put on a very impressive and oddly entertaining performance against Haitham Tantway. In an odd strategy, that resembled the technique of a Machida-crossed-with-Kalib Starnes, Page was able to avoid any and all attacks from his opponent to literally not get touched even once in route to his...

Nov 3, 2012 5:47 am

THE ULTIMATE FIGHTER FRIDAYS EPISODE 8 RECAP AND RESULTS | UFC NEWS

The episode opens up revisiting the Matt Secor/Michael Hill decision debacle of last week. Dana bashes both the judges for terrible decision making and the fighters themselves for their poor performances. On the bright side, he does admit that he’ll save a bunch of money this season due to the lack of finishes. Michael Hill...

Nov 2, 2012 5:02 pm

MMA World Series of Fighting Weigh-In Results

  All 20 fighters who will compete in tomorrow night’s MMA World Series of Fighting inaugural event stepped on the scales tonight in Las Vegas. Here are the results: Andrei Arlovski (247) vs. Devin Cole (249) Anthony Johnson (205) vs. D.J. Linderman (205.5) Miguel Torres (135.5) vs. Marlon Moraes (135) Tyrone Spong (205) vs. Travis...

Nov 2, 2012 9:54 am

Watch the MMA World Series of Fighting Weigh-Ins Tonight

  The MMA World Series of Fighting debuts tomorrow night in Las Vegas and live on the NBC Sports Network with a stacked line-up featuring five televised fights and six undercard bouts. You can watch the weigh-ins live tonight beginning at 7pm eastern/4pm pacific by clicking here. The main event is a heavyweight tilt between...

Nov 2, 2012 7:11 am

Watch Super Fight League 7 LIVE TODAY On BJPENN.COM (11:30am ET) | MMA NEWS

  Super Fight League is back with their weekly “Friday Night Fights” series and you can catch all the action here on BJPenn.Com beginning at 11:30 AM Eastern and 8:30 AM Pacific. Last week Super Fight League 6 presented an exciting night of finishes with only one fight going the distance. The event took place...

Nov 2, 2012 7:11 am

Mark Hunt Calls Out Alistair Overeem | UFC NEWS

“If they’d like to get me a fight I’d like to get a rematch with Alistair Overeem, you know, when he comes back from his injury or from whatever, his hiatus. You know? I’d like to have my rematch with him. I’d be willing to fight next year so it doesn’t matter. If he gets...