Archive: ufc news

Jul 12, 2012 5:39 pm

UFC Implements New Drug Policy For Athletes | UFC NEWS

Las Vegas, NV hosted UFC and Strikeforce Fighter Summit where the hot topic was PEDs and TRT.  Keith Kizer, the Executive Director of the Nevada Athletic Commission, detailed the laws and regulations pertaining to PEDs and TRT; Dr. Jeff Davidson, the promotions’ medical consultant, discussed TRT along with PEDs and its short and long term...

Jul 12, 2012 5:00 pm

Stephan Bonnar Ready To Retire Unless Given Big Fight | UFC NEWS

UFC on Fuel TV 4 post fight interview “Stephan The American Psycho” Bonnar expresses interest in coaching opposite Forrest Griffin on TUF or at least a big name.   The American Psycho clearly states he has no desire to be a stepping stone by fighting the next ‘big thing before the world notices the talent the...

Jul 12, 2012 3:14 pm

Dan Hardy, XYIENCE Announce XenArt Art Competition

UFC Fighter and artist Dan Hardy has teamed with XYIENCE Xenergy, the official energy drink of the UFC, to announce XenArt: The Energy of Art, a national juried art competition and exhibition. The contest is free to enter and is open to all artists over the age of 18 who reside in the United States....

Jul 12, 2012 3:01 pm

UFC on FUEL TV 4 Pulls 300k Viewers | UFC NEWS

By: Chris Taylor UFC on FUEL TV 4 took place at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California last night. The ratings peaked during the main event, which saw Chris Weidman defeat Mark Munoz via second round TKO. The UFC on FUEL TV 4 event averaged 211,000 viewers during it’s broadcast, resulting in the second...

Jul 12, 2012 9:33 am

Sonnen on Weidman: He is "the best middleweight in the UFC" | UFC NEWS

“There is no way to deny what we just saw. Weidman is on a roll, he is tapping guys out, getting Fight of the Night, and doing everything he needs to do. Now he is playing with the big boys. Now he is in the main event. The test was passed with flying colors. Chris...

Jul 12, 2012 9:22 am

Josh Neer Inks New Four-Fight UFC Deal

Even coming off a loss at UFC on FX 3 against Mike Pyle, Josh Neer has been able to secure a new four-fight UFC contract. Reports of the contract renewal started to surface this morning and BJPENN.COM has since confirmed the reports as valid. The lightweight, turned welterweight started off with the promotion nearly 7-years...

Jul 12, 2012 8:42 am

Roy Nelson & Shane Carwin Set To Coach Next TUF Installment | UFC NEWS

The Ultimate Fighting Championship organization is proud to announce the coaches for the upcoming season of The Ultimate Fighter are interim UFC heavyweight champion Shane Carwin and top heavyweight contender Roy ‘Big Country’ Nelson. Taping for the show’s second season on FX will begin in early August, with the debut episode slated to air in...

Jul 12, 2012 1:21 am

UFC on FUEL TV 4 Bonuses And Awards | UFC News

By Jamie McAllister UFC on FUEL TV 4: Munoz vs. Weidman  has passed and we may have a new Middleweight number one contender. The bonus awards for the night are as follows. The knockout of the night went to Chris Weidman the Middleweight contender put in a dominant performance against Mark Munoz. After controlling the...

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...