Archive: ufc news

Mar 13, 2012 8:49 am

Nick Diaz Should Not Face Discipline Says Attorney | Files Response With Commission

“Marijuana is the only substance that is prohibited; not marijuana metabolites. The basis to discipline Mr. Diaz is that he tested positive for a prohibited substance. We know he didn’t test positive for marijuana. So, you look to see at WADA whether marijuana metabolites are prohibited. They do not prohibit it in any category. You...

Mar 13, 2012 8:24 am

Bonnar & Griffin | Our Fight Took The UFC Off Craigslist (Video)

The Ultimate Fighter” Season 1 superstars Forrest Griffin and Stephan Bonnar reunited for an off-the-wall conversation you will not want to miss. The wildly entertaining and extremely opinionated fighters sound off on everything from never-before-heard tidbits on their first unforgettable match-up to which current UFC title holder they could both take down today. Watch this...

Mar 12, 2012 3:28 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Ratings Report

The season premiere of “The Ultimate Fighter” Live on FX took place last Friday and as confirmed by FX executives it won the primetime programming slot in the Males 18-49 and 18-34 demographic. Featuring a 16-fight 2.5 hour season opener the show averaged a 0.95 household rating and garnered 1.3 million viewers. One FX official...

Mar 12, 2012 1:44 pm

Anthony "Rumble" Johnson Signed to TITAN FC | Debut Set For May

Titan Fighting Championship has revealed that Titan Fighting 22 will take place Friday, May 25 at Memorial Hall in Kansas City and in an exclusive interview today with Ariel Helwani on “The MMA Hour,” the devastating knockout artist and former UFC middleweight Anthony “Rumble” Johnson announced that he would headline the card. “I’m back, and...

Mar 12, 2012 1:02 pm

32 Featherweights And Middleweights Revealed For TUF Brazil

The first ever international edition of “The Ultimate Fighter” is starting to garner more and more attention as we approach the broadcast debut. We released the first promotional trailer earlier this afternoon and now; through press release we have the official 32 fighter roster for the Brazilian edition of the UFC’s reality series. Focusing on...

Mar 12, 2012 10:51 am

MMA NEWS | Rampage Jackson The Rapper? (Video)

After his UFC 144 fight Quinton “Rampage” Jackson took to the streets of Tokyo to entertain the nightlife crowd with his tight flows!   Read More: “Rampage” Jackson (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts

Mar 12, 2012 10:00 am

Dana White Predicts UFC Future Without Pay-Per-View

“Yeah, I do believe there will be a day when there probably isn’t pay-per-view. With this Fox exposure, we’re only a few months into this deal, but yeah, as we continue to put on shows and showcase talent over the next several years, the fan base is going to grow bigger and bigger and bigger.”...

Mar 12, 2012 9:47 am

MMA NEWS | The Ultimate Fighter Brazil Video Trailer

The first ever international edition of “The Ultimate Fighter” is underway in Brazil. American Audiences will be able to watch this season on FUEL TV. Times and dates to be announced soon. Read More: Vitor Belfort (News), Wanderlei Silva (News), The Ultimate Fighter

Mar 12, 2012 9:30 am

Mir Or Velasquez, Who Is The Betting Underdog? Find Out Here

Two of the UFC’s top heavyweights are set to square off in May at UFC 146. Frank Mir is a two time champion; Cain Velasquez is a former undefeated champion coming off his first professional defeat against new champ, Junior Dos Santos. The winner of the Mir vs. Velasquez bout will be crowned the number...

Mar 12, 2012 9:00 am

“Big Foot” Leaves Blackzilians, Rejoins ATT

First I’ll stay here in Florida, where I live. I’m training with the guys at American Top Team, and they opened the doors for me, thank God. I’m training with Thiago Silva, Sakara, with big names over there. Katel Kubis at Muay Thai, Parrumpinha at Jiu-Jitsu. When it’s six weeks before the event I’ll go...

Mar 12, 2012 8:47 am

Ben Henderson | I Want To Be A Matchmaking Dilemma Child For The UFC

“I will fight anybody that Dana White puts inside the cage against me. I want to fight every UFC 55 pounder on the roster, I want to beat all of them. I want to be that dilemma child for Joe Silva and for Sean Shelby. I want them to be like, ‘Oh man, who are...

Mar 11, 2012 10:42 am

VIDEO | "Mask" (Documentary Trailer)

Film Maker Bobby Razak shares this trailer for the upcoming documentary inspired by the life of TapOut founder “Mask”. Read More: UFC, Mixed Martial Arts

Mar 10, 2012 5:44 pm

MMA NEWS | UFC 146: Dos Santos vs. Overeem Set To Get “Primetime” Special On FX

The heavyweight title fight between Junior Dos Santos and Alistair Overeem is without a doubt one of the most highly anticipated matchups of the year. The UFC and FX brass have apparently acknowledged that fact and as a result, will be releasing a three-part countdown to UFC 146 series in the infamous “UFC Primetime” format. UFC 146...

Mar 10, 2012 5:27 pm

UFC Responds To Tyson Griffin's Positive Marijuana Testing

“The Michigan Commission found traces of a banned substance in Mr Griffin’s post-fight urine analysis following his bout at UFC 123. The Commission fined and suspended Mr Griffin, but did not make this information public. “As always the UFC followed the directive of the sanctioning Commission. Mr Griffin did not compete in the UFC again...

Mar 10, 2012 5:09 pm

MMA NEWS | Benson Henderson’s Signature Moves (Video)

Watch Ben Henderson‘s moves in ultra-slow motion, as the UFC’s Lightweight champ teaches his most powerful techniques with lasting impact. Read More: Frankie Edgar (News), Benson Henderson (News), UFC Rematches