Archive: MMA NEWS

Jul 11, 2012 11:29 pm

Dana White Reveals TUF: The Smashes Coaches | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Dana White while appearing on FUEL TV on Wednesday night announced the coaches for the upcoming season of TUF. The Ultimate Fighter: The Smashes, features a team of Australian fighters against a team of U.K. fighters. “The coaches are (Ross) Pearson and (George) Sotiropoulos,” said White, also noting, “They will fight at...

Jul 11, 2012 7:27 am

UFC on FUEL TV 4 Discussion Thread | UFC NEWS

The UFC’s next event on FUEL TV is set to go down tonight from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. Featuring a main event between top middleweight fighters Mark Munoz and Chris Weidman the nights main card should easily deliver memorable fireworks MMA Fans will be talking about for days. Use this thread to...


Jul 11, 2012 7:16 am

Jon Jones Explains Reasons To Not Fighting Anderson Silva | UFC NEWS

“It’s not that he won’t fight me or I won’t fight him. To be dead honest, it’s that we both have a lot to lose and we both respect each other a lot and we both are striving for personal greatness. I don’t want to crack on his greatness and I don’t want him cracking...

Jul 11, 2012 7:09 am

EDITORIAL | In Depth: The Dynamic past of Amateur MMA part 2; KICK International

Amateur MMA finally has someone who truly cares about it. His name is Don Clift and he is the driving force behind one of the biggest attempts to organize and track it – KICK International. Behind the scenes is a network that administers, governs and regulates many of the various aspects of martial arts and...

Jul 10, 2012 11:52 pm

Mark Munoz Reveals Sonnen Offered To Help Pay For His Elbow Surgery | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC Middleweight contender Mark Munoz in an interview with MMAFighting. Mark Munoz is ready to call out Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva with a win over Chris Weidman at UFC on Fuel TV 4. However back in January Munoz was set to face Chael Sonnen at UFC on Fox: Evans vs. Davis but...

Jul 10, 2012 10:58 pm

Sonnen Talks Potential Retirement, UFC 148 Appeal And WWE Reports | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister Chael Sonnen appeared on FUEL TV as part of the on-air broadcast team for the UFC on Fuel TV 4 weigh ins. Sonnen discussed his UFC 148 bout with Anderson Silva as well as all the reports that came after it. Sonnen started off by talking about the spinning back fist he...

Jul 10, 2012 5:17 pm

Reevaluating the Blueprint for Anderson Silva | EDITORIAL

  At UFC 148, Anderson Silva met Chael Sonnen in one of the most anticipated grudge matches in UFC history. With great hype surrounding the fight along with the looming question of whether or not Sonnen would be capable of repeating his dominant performance against the champion, the match was highly anticipated by casual and...

Jul 10, 2012 3:58 pm

Frank Mir Believes Overeem Is The Rightful Number One Contender | UFC NEWS

Many believe Alistair Overem should prove himself first or fight at least one more time to re-earn his number one statues due to his steroid debacle.  UFC President Dana White confirmed that Alistair will be the number one contender post Cain Velasquez vs Junior Dos Santos. Frank Mir gives his opinion to mmamania stating “I...

Jul 10, 2012 3:27 pm

Camozzi vs Roberts Booked For UFC 150 | UFC NEWS

Chris Camozzi is coming home; he will now fight in his hometown against fellow middleweight contender Buddy Roberts. The two will clash at UFC 150 in August live from Denver’s Pepsi Center. Chris Camozzi (17-5) has won his last two visits to the Octagon and is looking gain some title attention with an impressive victory...

Jul 10, 2012 12:46 pm

A Driven Chris Weidman Plans To Break The Filipino Wrecking Machine | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC Middleweight contender Chris Weidman comments in an interview with MMAweekly. In his next bout Weidman faces Mark Munoz at UFC on Fuel TV: Munoz vs. Weidman. Munoz has stated that with a victory over Weidman he plans to call out Middleweight Champion Anderson Silva. Weidman feels he may also be close...

Jul 10, 2012 11:38 am

Watch Today’s UFC on FUEL TV 4 Weigh-Ins (7pm ET) | UFC NEWS

The UFC’s next event on FUEL TV is set to go down tomorrow from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. Featuring a main event between top middleweight fighters Mark Munoz and Chris Weidman, the UFC on FUEL TV 4 event fighters are set to hit the scales today to make their bouts official. Be...

Jul 10, 2012 2:09 am

Video | Dana White States That Chael Is Now Back At The End Of The Line | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC President Dana White comments when asked about a third bout between Anderson Silva and Chael Sonnen. “[Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen] is the biggest everything in UFC history. It’s the biggest rivalry, the biggest fight. We broke every record as far as the business goes that we’ve ever had this weekend…....

Jul 9, 2012 4:10 pm

UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II Medical Suspensions Report | UFC NEWS

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the official list of medical suspensions for last Saturday’s UFC 148 pay-per-view event. UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II took place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada last Saturday. In the main event Anderson Silva successfully defended his middleweight title for the second time against...

Jul 9, 2012 4:04 pm

UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II Salary Report | UFC NEWS

The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the official list of disclosed salaries for last Saturday’s UFC 148 pay-per-view event. UFC 148: Silva vs. Sonnen II took place from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada last Saturday. In the main event Anderson Silva successfully defended his middleweight title for the second time against...