Archive: ufc news

Apr 3, 2012 8:13 am

International Scene | Fields Out, Kusch In | CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman

There’s been an enforced change to the semi-final line-up for the Cage Warriors middleweight title tournament. Both semi-finals take place at CWFC Fight Night 5 in Amman, Jordan on Thursday, April 12, but John Phillips will now face Pavel Kusch, after Chris Fields withdrew due to a back injury. Fields (9-3-0) booked his place in...

Apr 2, 2012 6:28 pm

Rashad Evans Blog | Rashad Evans: Time away from fighting was tough

The world title fight against my old teammate Jon Jones on April 21 will be my third fight since I had to take pretty much a year off through injury. I think the time off did me good. When you fight so many times back to back – and in the UFC it is always...

Apr 2, 2012 6:22 pm

Velasquez Picks JDS over Overeem | Wants Rematch

“It’s going to be a tough one. I think in the clinch and in the distance, obviously the kicking range, Overeem will have a better shot. But, in the punching range, dos Santos can win the fight whenever.I hope Dos Santos wins so I can have a rematch. I think he will win, he is...

Apr 2, 2012 6:13 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live On FX Episode 4 Ratings Report

Ratings for the fourth installment of “The Ultimate Fighter” Live on FX are in and they are back down from last week and more even with the week prior. According to the official numbers released by company executives, the show was viewed by approximately 1.1 million households (average). That is slightly down from the 1.2...

Apr 2, 2012 6:06 pm

VIDEO | Waiting for UFC 205 Title, but Still Wants Anderson Silva

Dan Henderson is slated to face the winner of the fight UFC 145 title bout between Jon Jones and Rashad Evans. Should the winner be out of action for a while, Hendo isn’t prepared to continue sitting on the sidelines. But if he does have to take a fight at 185 pounds, the only fight...

Apr 2, 2012 5:30 pm

Where Are They Now – Mark Coleman (Video)

The polarizing Mark “The Hammer” Coleman, the inaugural UFC Heavyweight Champion, sits down with Inside MMA correspondent Ron Kruck, to look back at his career, and what the former Olympian has been up to since he retired.

Apr 2, 2012 5:19 pm

Here's a video you can't miss | JDS Sings Adele

Junior dos Santos learned to speak English by listening to Adele… and if you don’t believe it, check out his heartwarming rendition of “Someone Like You” with a TMZ camera guy.

Apr 2, 2012 5:13 pm

VIDEO | UFC Cribs with Miguel Torres Part 1

Miguel Torres gives a tour of where he is staying for the first part of his training camp in Deerfield Beech, Florida for his fight versus Michael McDonald in Atlanta, Georgia at UFC 145.

Apr 1, 2012 8:34 am

Charlie Brenneman Meets Erick Silva At UFC on FX 3

A welterweight bout between two top prospects has been added to the UFC on FX 3 show in the form of Charlie Brenneman vs. Erick Silva. UFC on FX 3 is tentatively scheduled for June 8, but a location and venue have yet to be revealed by company officials. Brenneman burst onto the UFC scene...

Apr 1, 2012 8:23 am

Derrick Mehmem Set To Face Gian Villante At “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier”

Strikeforce officials have put together a light-heavyweight bout between Derrick Mehmem vs. Gian Villante (pictured) for next month’s “Barnett vs. Cormier” event. “Strikeforce: Barnett vs. Cormier is set to take place from San Jose’s HP Pavilion on May 19. In the main event the promotion will conclude their heavyweight grand prix with the final matchup...

Mar 30, 2012 11:26 pm

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX Episode 4 Recap And Cast Reactions

The Ultimate Fighter Live episode 4 – “All The Pressure” – aired Friday evening and saw Team Faber get on the board, now trailing Team Cruz 2-1, as their first overall pick – Al Iaquinta – secured a split decision win over Myles Jury. With the win, Team Faber selected the next fight, which will...

Mar 30, 2012 11:35 am

VIDEO | Joe Rogan Talks About The Importance Of Brazilian MMA

Joe Rogan sounds off on Brazil, and why the country is a perfect match for the UFC and “The Ultimate Fighter”. What is Joe most looking forward to with “The Ultimate Fighter’s” first ever international edition? Read More: Joe Rogan (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts

Mar 30, 2012 8:56 am

The Ultimate Fighter Live on FX: Cruz vs. Faber Episode 4 Discussion Thread

Tonight plays host to the latest installment of the UFC’s new season of “The Ultimate Fighter” series. With the new “Live” format on FX there will be much to watch and discuss about this evenings show. This week Team Cruz will try to extend their win streak to three when Al Iaquinta Vs. Myles Jury...

Mar 30, 2012 8:51 am

Video | Junior Dos Santos Knocks Out Fabricio Werdum

In his first fight in the UFC, Junior Dos Santos entered the Octagon as a huge underdog as he was set to face veteran heavyweight, Fabricio Werdum. That night was Cigaon’s first step toward his UFC title. Read More: Junior dos Santos (News), UFC, Mixed Martial Arts Video’s