MMA News area of the website. Please read the guidelines carefully before posting." />

MMA News Share Forum

MMAPlayground.com » Community » MMA News Share Forum
If you have come across an MMA news item in your travels that was worth a read then this is the place to post it to share it with the community. This will also add it to the MMA News area of the website. Please read the guidelines carefully before posting.
« Previous Page | Next Page »
  1. Jens Pulver releases statement - retiring?
    Jens released a statement today about his fight with Urijah Faber at WEC 38. Hints at a possible retirement. Looks like he is unsure about what he's gonna do next. Jens Pulver retiring?
  2. Fedor Undertrained For AA Fight
    "He's obviously got unbelievable potential, but he had some distractions getting ready for this fight. The movie. The commercials. If Fedor wants to keep winning, and winning well, he needs to train...
  3. WEC 38 - Fight Bonuses
    WEC 38 AWARDS AND BONUSES (All awards include a $7,500 bonus for each fighter.) WEC 38 Fight of the Night – Jamie Varner and Donald Cerrone WEC 38 Submission of the Night – Urijah Faber WEC 38...
  4. Frank Trigg meets Danny Babcock at Feb. 14 XCF event
    Veteran fighter Frank Trigg (18-6) will return to competition on Feb. 14 when he meets Danny Babcock (6-1) in the main event of Xtreme Cagefighting Federation's "Rumble in Race Town" event. The show...
  5. ** Melvin Manhoef Interview: Fighting March 28th - Open to fighting in UFC
    DreamFighters.com Melvin appears to be fighting on March 28th, and willing to fight in the UFC!
  6. * Randy Couture Interview - Confirms Next to be either NOG or Mir
    DreamFighters.com Mir or Nog have been confirmed by randy as his next possible match-up!
  7. Ryan Madigan replaces Dustin Hazelett at UFC 96
    A pair of Ohio-based fighters have swapped spots on the UFC 96 fight card. An undisclosed injury has forced Dustin Hazelett (12-4 MMA, 5-2 UFC) out of a bout with Ben Saunders (7-0-2 MMA, 3-0 UFC)....
  8. Dana White's UFC 94 vlog -episode 1
    Here's the first ep. of the UFC 94 vlog. Dana White UFC 94 vlog
  9. IT'S (almost) TIME…GSP Blog
    GSP's Blog from today.......... http://www.yardbarker.com/mma/articles/ITS_almost_TIME/487720
  10. Fedor's 5 Best Performances
    LINK Thought it ment Fedors hardest fights at first and completely diagreed. Ha, good read though.
  11. Hermes Franca injured; off of UFC Fight Night 17
    Hermes Injured; Out of Bout With Joe Lauzon Hermes tears ACL in training, off of UFC Fight Night 17. That's a huge blow to that card, hopefully Hermes gets well soon.
  12. UFC.com - Hughes, Serra and Sherk weigh in on GSP-Penn II
    There will be plenty of discussion this week heading into UFC 94’s mega-clash between lightweight champion BJ Penn and welterweight champion Georges “Rush” St-Pierre in Las Vegas. After all, this is...
  13. Andrei Arlovski Message to his fans
    Check it out. Some interesting stuff. And he responds to Tim Sylvia's quote when he called AA a "douche bag". Good stuff AA msg to the fans
  14. Joe Lauzon goes ‘Nuts’ over fan reaction to brother Dan
    Let me tell you, Dan was not looking for any kind of break for anything other than recovering his balls from his throat. Dan is the most stubborn kid I have ever met in my life. He does not want any...
  15. Jamie Varner suffers broken hand and broken foot in round three Vs. Cerrone
    Varner took a split-decision victory from “Cowboy” in an action-packed battle that saw “C-4? break his left hand and right foot in round three of their scrap. Varner confirmed the injuries earlier...
  16. Despite Affliction loss, humbled Gilbert Yvel happy to be back in U.S.
    More than an hour after his third-round submission loss to Josh Barnett, Gilbert Yvel took his seat at the "Affliction: Day of Reckoning" post-event press conference. Despite a swollen face, busted...
  17. Minotouro fights at Jungle Fight in April
    After winning at Sengoku, last November, then at Affliction, last Saturday, Rogério “Minotouro” Nogueira already knows when he’ll step on a ring again. After signing a contract with Jungle Fight,...
  18. Dana White's UFC 94 Video Blog - Episode 2 1/27/09
    Dana White's UFC 94 VBlog - Episode 2 Check out a quick peek at the upcoming season of the Ultimate Fighter, Dana's dad, among other things.
  19. Jamie Varner: Frank Mir's Commentating Was Skewed
    According to WEC Lightweight Champion Jamie Varner, UFC Interim Heavyweight Champion and WEC commentator Frank Mir is clearly a far better fighter than commentator. That or, at least according to...
  20. "UFC Gyms" To Begin Appearing Worldwide
    For its latest brand expansion, Dana White is going back to his pre-UFC roots: Aerobics instructor. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) today announced that it would soon unleash a global network of...
  21. Collegiate Wrestling Standout Makes MMA Debut February 7
    A trend that Brock Lesnar and others started is about to continue. Collegiate wrestler Ben Askren, a 2-time NCAA Division 1 National Champion who went 87-0 over his last 2 years, will make his pro...
  22. UFC 94 Weigh-In Details Announced
    The UFC has announced the details for Friday's UFC 94 weigh-ins. They will take place Friday at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Vegas at 7 PM ET. ufc.com and espn.com will have live streaming video....
  23. UFC 91 Replay Peaks At 3.3 Million Viewers
    Mission accomplished again. Spike's replay of UFC 91 this past Saturday as counter-programming to Affliction 2 did a 1.7 rating with 2.3 million total viewers, peaking at 3.3 million during the...
  24. Another Reason Why BJ Penn vs. Georges St. Pierre 2 Is So Monumental
    Dave Meltzer nails it: It is the first time in UFC history that, not just champions, but dominant champions who are on that night in their physical primes and the best in the world in their...
  25. GSP '' It's A Fight That's Going To make History''
    Being a part of the biggest fight in UFC history could rattle a lot of fighters. With millions watching all over the world and thousands of fans in attendance, just about anybody could feel the...
  26. Carlos Condit to UFC after Brock Larson Injury
    Carlos Condit Moves to UFC; First Fight Could be at UFC Fight Night 18 Brock Larson injured, Condit makes jump to UFC, possibly debuting at UFC Fight Night 18.
  27. Jeremy Stephens steps up to take on Joe Lauzon at UFC Fight Night 17
    Jeremy Stephens replaces an injured Hermes Franca at UFC Fight Night 17 Great matchmaking on short notice. After Hermes' torn ACL, Jeremy Stephens steps up to take on Joe Lauzon.
  28. Matt Wiman vs. Sam Stout expected for UFC 97 in Montreal
    Verbal commitments have been secured from both Matt Wiman and Sam Stout to face each other at UFC 97 on April 18 at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada, sources have revealed to FiveOuncesOfPain.com....
  29. UFC 100 will be July 11 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas
    UFC 100 will be July 11 at Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas. MMA is still not legal in New York, let alone sanctioned. If Liddell and Silva win their upcoming fights, against Mauricio “Shogun” Rua and...
  30. Affliction's future far from guaranteed according to Atencio
    By all appearances the Affliction 2 card was a rousing success. Over 13,000 fans packed the Honda Center to see a very good fight card highlighted by Fedor Emelianenko's dramatic win over Andrei...
  31. Karo Parisyan set to come out like a tractor against ‘Stun Gun’ and kick his ass
    “It’s very important. It’s important to beat him in a very violent way…. I’m going to come out from bell to bell and just try to crush him. I want to run through him like a tractor bro — like a tank....
  32. Houston Alexander returns at UFC 98 against Andre Gusmao
    UFC light heavyweight Houston Alexander (8-4 MMA, 2-3 UFC) will look to end a three-fight losing streak when he meets Andre Gusmao (5-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) at UFC 98. A source close to Alexander told...
  33. UFC newcomer Derek Downey to replace Amir Sadollah at UFC Fight Night 17
    UFC newcomer Derek Downey (10-3 MMA, 0-0 UFC), a six-year vet who's won five of his past six fights, has signed a multi-fight deal with the UFC and will make his octagon debut in place of an injured...
  34. Bonnar braces for return
    The recession has negatively impacted millions of people, who have lost their jobs and their homes. Stephan Bonnar has been struggling the past few months, though his financial woes have little to do...
  35. Britain's Strongest Man to Make MMA Debut
    When Oli Thompson makes his MMA debut at Ultimate Challenge UK (07 Feb 2009) - it will mark an interesting career change. Thompson, who takes on Ashley Pollard at the Troxy in East London, has...
  36. Vitor discusses his future in boxing, a dream match with Fedor, and more
    Still in the United States, the fighter spoke with TATAME.com about his future in the event and revealed: his plans, now, also involve the professional Boxing. "It was perfect. I trained hard, was so...
  37. 5 Oz. Video: Jay Hieron talks about getting bumped at “Day of Reckoning” and KO’ing Jason High
    Former IFL welterweight Jay Hieron had to wait nearly six months to make his debut for Affliction, so what was a few more hours? However, Hieron had to battle and keep his focus after getting warmed...
  38. Andrei Arlovski live video chat
    Got some questions for The Pitbull? Arlovski is having a video chat for his fans on Thursday. Check it out AA video chat
  39. Gary Shaw: Benedict De La Hoya slapped boxing in the face with allegiance to ‘haters’
    Oscar is not into MMA. He can’t sit there and tell you anything about the moves or strategies that these guys are using. Oscar is not into MMA, and the people who are in MMA are haters. They will...
  40. TJ Grant Vs Ryo Chonan @ UFC 97
    A welterweight fight has been added to the upcoming UFC 97 card in Montreal, as popular Canadian fighter T.J. Grant will make his debut with the promotion against veteran competitor Ryo Chonan. The...
  41. Randy's Take On GSP Vs Penn
    Former Ultimate Fighting Championship heavyweight and light heavyweight titleholder Randy "The Natural" Couture has made a name for himself by his performances in big fights in the UFC Octagon. He's...
  42. Jamie Varner put his body through Hell
    “My medical bills are going to be way more than what I made in this fight. I had to get a bunch of X-Rays done, a CAT scan, I had to go get surgery on my hand, I’m gonna have to get my foot casted, I...
  43. Jason Macdonald Vs Nate Quarry @ UFC 97
    Middleweights Jason MacDonald and Nate Quarry will attempt to shrug off recent setbacks when they face each other at UFC 97 in Montreal, Canada on Apr. 18. Sources close to both fighters indicated...
  44. Lyoto Machida trains for UFC 94 fight against Thiago Silva (Video)
    LINK
  45. Melvin Manhoef to stay busy in 2009; Possible for Dream 7
    Feared Dutch knockout artist Melvin Manhoef has plans to stay extremely busy in 2009 following a brief retirement stint in 2008. The fighter’s management recently confirmed with FiveOuncesOfPain.com...
  46. Programming reminder: ‘UFC Primetime’ episode three airs tonight on Spike TV at 10 p.m. ET
    It’s the third and final of the series, which means that we are just days away from showtime. link
  47. George Sotiropoulos out, debuting Matt Veach in for UFC Fight Night 17
    linkage A rib injury recently suffered by George Sotiropolous (9-2 MMA, 2-0 UFC) has opened a door for UFC newcomer Matt Veach (10-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC). Veach, a member of the Illinois-based HIT Squad,...
  48. Crunkilton vs. Palaszewski promoted to co-main event at WEC 39
    linkage With the recent loss of a scheduled welterweight title fight between champion Carlos Condit and challenger Brock Larson for the main card of "WEC 39: Brown vs. Garcia," a lightweight scrap...
  49. Lashley, Lombard scratched from PFC: Best of Both Worlds
    linkage American Top Team Fighters Bobby Lashley (1-0) and Hector Lombard (17-2-1) have been forced to withdraw from their planned bouts at the Palace Fighting Championship's upcoming hybrid...
  50. Nate Quarry vs. Jason Macdonald UFC 97 (w source)
    http://www.mmatraining.com/featured/jason-macdonald-vs-nate-quarry-ufc-97/ Another good fight added to this pretty good card. Who do you guys like here? Both need a win.
Pages: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 ... 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 [170] 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 ... 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556