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  1. Resident Yvel
    In a sport where an evening of hyperextensions and blood-faucet noses is considered getting off lightly, it should come as little surprise that some real savages occasionally enter the ring. You’ve...
  2. AKA To Kos: Follow Our Plan
    Not regarding the non-signing of that contract thing that's gotten almost all the camp kicked out of UFC (or close to it), but regarding Josh Koscheck's fight Wednesday against Yoshiyuki Yoshida. Kos...
  3. WEC veteran Mark Munoz headed to the UFC in 2009
    Former Oklahoma State University wrestler and recent World Extreme Cagefighting light heavyweight Mark Munoz (5-0 MMA, 2-0 WEC) is headed to the UFC. Munoz is one of the chosen few WEC light...
  4. Silva: Machida "Runs More Than He Fights"
    Thiago Silva-who is certainly not short on confidence-is already beating his war drum several weeks out from his clash with fellow unbeaten light heavyweight Lyoto Machida at UFC 94. Perhaps it’s...
  5. Quick Quote: Silva's Boxing Needs Work
    So says famed boxing trainer Freddie Roach about Anderson Silva. Roach referred to Silva's early boxing work at the Wild Card Gym in comments made before the De La Hoya-Pacquiao boxing megafight this...
  6. Junie Browning: "TUF Made Me Look Nicer Than I Was"
    That was perhaps, according to a quick quote today, the one positive Junie Browning took from his time on TUF 8, a side not shown on TV. He says he's training but broke and says he's "eating beans...
  7. Proving He Belongs In The UFC...........Tim Credeur
    Tim Credeur is looking to give back a little to the troops on Wednesday night when the Ultimate Fighting Championship puts on its Fight for the Troops card. Being a navy veteran himself, he was...
  8. Yoshida Ready To Surprise Koscheck
    For Japanese judoka Yoshiyuki Yoshida, the excitement to finally get his second fight in the Octagon is about to hit a fever pitch. He will headline the upcoming UFC Fight for the Troops card on Dec....
  9. Phillipe Nover earns Brazilian jiu-jitsu black belt
    “My teacher Soca gave me my black belt today. It has been a long journey and I have finally arrived. I’ve been training Brazilian Jiu-jitsu for over 8 years. To me, obtaining a black belt brings the...
  10. Mike Swick seeks defining performance in third welterweight bout
    Mike Swick isn't satisfied. Not yet anyway. Despite a dominant performance in a unanimous-decision victory over Marcus Davis at UFC 85, Swick doesn't believe he has hit his stride as a welterweight....
  11. Paul ''Semtex''Daley Wants UFC Fights In 2009
    Standout UK welterweight Paul ‘Semtex’ Daley believes that 2009 might be the year we see him entering the UFC. Speaking with Fighters Only after his stoppage win over John Alessio, a veteran of that...
  12. M-1's "Crazy Russians" Extend UFC An Invite
    For over a year now UFC President Dana White has used an open forum to label the management of Fedor Emelianenko, led by M-1 President Vadim Finkelchtein, as "the crazy Russians." However, during a...
  13. Exclusive: Patrick Cote Goes In For Surgery, Says He Will Beat Silva
    You get a shot at the world title that you have had a dream of holding your whole lifetime. You last longer in the cage with the champ than any fighter than before you. Your knee blows out on you...
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  14. Silva's Suspension Defiance Now Official, Fighting At Sengoku 7
    It's now official-EliteXC Heavyweight Champion Antonio Silva has accepted an offer to face Yoshihiro Nakao at Sengoku 7 on January 4, despite just getting a letter stating that the CSAC will move to...
  15. Japanese Website - Manhoef To Kimbo: “Fight With Me!”!? Backstage Meeting
    http://nightmareofbattle.wordpress.com/2008/12/09/manhoef-to-kimbo-fight-with-me-backstage-meeting/
  16. Rudy Valentino: after the Sean Sherk fight boxing promoters were asking me if BJ wanted to go pro in boxing
    http://www.bjpenn.com/video/video/show?id=2022293%3AVideo%3A520969 He says it in this episode of BJ's my gym show
  17. Rising Star Ronys Torres Signs With UFC
    People make do with the cards they have been dealt with; some rise above the rest. Ronys Torres (no relation to WEC's Miguel Torres) has endured humble beginnings to become one of the best...
  18. 12 Questions for Pat Miletich
    Back to Fighting When you’ve been in the game as long as Pat Miletich has, you need to be either training yourself or training someone else for a fight. If you’re not, you feel like something is not...
  19. Where The UFC "Fight For The Troops" Began
    UFC's Lorenzo Fertitta not only has contacts throughout MMA, but in all walks of life. One of those contacts-Fisher House vice chairman Arnold Fisher, one of many working with the Department of...
  20. Josh Thomson's Toe Jam
    It's been a month since Strikeforce Lightweight champion Josh Thomson was forced out of his first title defense due to a toe injury. 1 month later, no progress despite rehab. Thomson says he has 2...
  21. Paul Kelly To Fight At UFC 95
    Wolfslair welterweight Paul Kelly will be fighting at UFC 95 in London on February 21st, Fighters Only has been told. Our source said that Kelly has not yet been matched, but has been told he will be...
  22. Badr Hari Fighting At K-1 Dynamite?
    If Badr Hari was suspended indefinitely after his K-1 WGP Finals debacle, which some rumors out of Japan suggest, that indefinite suspension may not be long. A Croatian source is reporting that Hari...
  23. The Fans Have Spoken: Inaugural World MMA Awards Winners Announced
    The winners for the inaugural World MMA Awards, launched by Fighters Only magazine this past year and voted on entirely by fans, have been announced. The big winners were the Fighters Of The...
  24. Jess Liaudin Out Of UFC
    "The Joker" has run out of aces up his sleeve. Although no official announcement has been made yet, reports have surfaced that Jess Liaudin is out of UFC after 3 straight losses. All 5 of his UFC...
  25. (Video Interview) Varner talks Cerrone, future opponents, and a potential move to UFC
    World Extreme Cagefighting lightweight champion Jamie Varner seems to have adjusted to life with a belt wrapped around his waist. As he approaches his second title defense, this one against...
  26. Roger Huerta Signs New Deal With UFC
    Popular lightweight Roger Huerta has apparently mended fences with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. He signed a new five-fight contract on Monday... LINK
  27. Ciesnolevicz Sees Adrenaline As Springboard
    During the days of the International Fight League, one team rose above the others, claiming all but one team title during the promotion’s history. Lead by MMA legend and former Ultimate Fighting...
  28. Former NCAA Champ Phil Davis to compete for PFC (Diabate Vs Sincade Main Event)
    Former NCAA champion and light heavyweight prospect Phil Davis will be fighting on the West Coast for the first time when he competed for the Palace Fighting Championships in Lemoore, California on...
  29. Stefan Struve Being Courted By All Major Orgs
    Young Dutch heavyweight Stefan Struve is being courted by the UFC and a number of other large MMA promotions. Struve (22-2) told Fighters Only today that he and his coach Bob Schreiber have been...
  30. UFC Fights For The Trops Weigh-In Results: 2 Miss Weight
    The UFC Fights For The Troops weigh-in results have just been revealed, and it's forced one change to the card: Both Luigi Fioravanti and Brodie Farber missed weight. Their fight is still on, but it...
  31. THIAGO ALVES GETS NEXT SHOT AT UFC 170 TITLE
    When asked if St. Pierre would face Anderson Silva if he got past Penn at UFC 94, White answered, "No. If he beats B.J. Penn, he'll fight Thiago Alves. And then, if he beats Thiago, maybe we'll start...
  32. UFC Inks John "Doomsday" Howard to 4-Fight Deal, UFC 94 Debut Likely
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship has signed top Northeast welterweight and one-time International Fight League fighter Josh "Doomsday" Howard (10-4 MMA, 0-0 UFC) to a four-fight deal. Howard's...
  33. Just a matter of time: Robert Drysdale
    Robert Drysdale — the 2007 Abu Dhabi Combat Club (ADCC) Open Weight tournament winner — tasted mixed martial arts victory for the first time on October 17 of this year, submitting Josh Musick with a...
  34. Fighting for respect: Mike Swick UFC Fight Night 16 interview
    Since dropping to welterweight following his first-ever loss in the UFC to Yushin Okami (22-4), Mike “Quick” Swick (12-2) has been looking for that breakthrough performance. He didn’t get it in his...
  35. Frank Mir: 'Brock Lesnar Will Never Beat Me' But No Such Guarantee for Nogueira or Fedor
    Frank Mir will fight Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira for the UFC interim heavyweight title at the end of this month, and he expects that to be the toughest fight of his career....
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  36. UFC 95 - White hints that Leites could face Anderson Silva
    UFC President, Dana White, has confirmed that Brazilian ground wizard, Thales Leites is on the verge of being named the next man to face UFC middleweight champion, Anderson Silva, for his title....
  37. Sherk wants to welcome Diego Sanchez to 155
    http://www.mmaweekly.com/absolutenm/templates/dailynews.asp?articleid=7757&zoneid=13
  38. UFN 17 Moving To Florida
    According to a source within the camp of a figher on the card, UFC will be moving UFN 17 on February 7, currently to be held at The Palms in Vegas, to the USF Sun Dome in Tampa, Florida. This would...
  39. Kos NOT Out Of UFC After Tonight?
    It seems that rumors of Josh Koscheck being cut from UFC after tonight's Fight For The Troops due to not signing the video game contract are false. Sources close to Kos confirm the rumors aren't true...
  40. Dave Herman Following The World Victory Road
    Former EliteXC Heavyweight prospect Dave Herman, a perfect 13-0 in his career to date, is indeed on the World Victory Road. The promotion has signed Herman for Sengoku 7 on January 4, despite his...
  41. Winner of Henderson/Franklin Coach Season 9 of TUF
    DreamFighters.com Dana White has just announced that the winner of Dan Henderson Vs. Rich Franklin will coach Season 9 of the ultimate fighter. Details inside:
  42. Huerta vs. Fisher Possible For Spring UFC Event
    While it's not yet official, sources close to both fighters say that Roger Huerta vs. Spencer Fisher is being discussed for a Spring UFC event, possibly UFC 96 on March 7 in Ohio. This would be...
  43. (video) Interview with Junior dos Santos
    After an impressive KO victory over Fabricio Werdum, a former UFC heavyweight and top ten fighter, Junior dos Santos saw his popularity increase inside and outside Brazil. The Bahia native still...
  44. Do or die: Josh Koscheck UFC Fight Night 16 interview exclusive with MMAmania.com
    What’s up Josh? Thanks for taking the time once again to speak with MMAmania.com. Josh Koscheck: You got these questions for me or what? We going to do this? I’m ready to talk some shit! (Laughs)....
  45. Added Fights To UFC 94
    From UFC.com in the UFC 94 event section. Dan Cramer vs Matt Arroyo Christian Wellisch vs Jake O'Brian and Thiago Tavares vs Manny Gamburyan Link
  46. Mirko Crocop vs. Hong Man Choi - Fields Dynamite
    DreamFighters.com Official!!! - Mirko Crocop will be fighting Hong Man Choi at Fields Dynamite. read the Story:
  47. UFC 91 Does More Than 1 Million Pay-Per-View Buys
    UFC has not made a public announcement of the buys for UFC 91, but privately, Dana White has told people the number is right at the 1 million mark. Two others have confirmed that at least this is...
  48. Joe Calzaghe Thinks Boxing Is in Trouble
    From espn.com: "I think boxing is a dying sport. Globally -- in America for instance -- you've got UFC, which has taken a lot off boxing, business-wise," Calzaghe said, referring to the mixed...
  49. Frank Mir sets the record straight on Junie Browning
    LINK
  50. Bader, Magalhaes have big shoes to fill
    Ryan Bader and Vinny Magalhaes attempt to follow in some large footsteps when they face off in Saturday night’s light heavyweight eighth season finals of “The Ultimate Fighter 8” reality show. The...
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