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  1. Penn: We Plan On Making This Fight Happen At UFC 101
    Accordint to a recent post on BJ Penn's official website, Penn has verbally agreed to defend his UFC Lightweight Title against Kenny Florian at UFC 101 and intends to sign the paperwork sometime...
  2. UFC lightweight Roger Huerta waiting for the call to fight his "last fight"
    linkage Popular UFC lightweight Roger Huerta - the first mixed martial artist to ever grace the cover of Sports Illustrated - hasn't been mentioned much in recent months. After declining to renew...
  3. UFC 102: Maia vs. Silva-Leites Winner?
    According to sources close to Demian Maia, he is going to be next in line for a UFC Middleweight Title shot against the Anderson Silva-Thales Leites winner. No official date set but the date Maia's...
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  4. Sylvia-Mercer Bout Moved to Alabama
    The proposed Tim Sylvia-Ray Mercer boxing match that the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board refused to sanction has apparently found a new home. link
  5. Kawajiri vs. Cavalcante Set for DREAM 9
    "Two-time K-1 Hero's champion Gesias "JZ" Cavalcante has agreed to face off with Japanese stalwart Tatsuya Kawajiri at Dream 9 on May 26, according to sources in Cavalcante’s American Top Team camp."...
  6. MATT HAMILL VS BRANDON VERA SET FOR UFC 101
    A light heavyweight match-up between Brandon Vera and Matt Hamill is in the works for UFC 101 on Aug. 8 in Philadelphia. A source close to the fight confirmed the news to MMAWeekly.com, with...
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  7. Wand Breaks Down Liddell-Shogun
    “… I told him: Liddell is not Coleman. He is an aggressive guy, has heavy hands and does not give up. If he hits you on the chin, probably a KO. Shogun has a very aggressive style and has to be in...
  8. Q&A with Dan Henderson, speaks on Bisping, Silva/Franklin, and more.
    Henderson speaks on Bisping, Silva/Franklin, Greasegate, and more Henderson stopped by the forums for an unannounced question and answer session, and had a lot of interesting things to say regarding...
  9. Sengoku 8: Phan vs. Omigawa In FWGP Round 2
    According to Nam Phan, he will face former UFC fighter Michihiro Omigawa at Sengoku 8 on May 2. The fight, expected to be announced this week, is one of 4 fights in the quarterfinals of Sengoku's...
  10. Versus Close To Long-Term Extension With WEC
    Although the deal isn't done yet, the cable network Versus and WEC are closing in on at least a 2-year extension of their contract. The deal also will ilkely give versus.com the rights to air prelim...
  11. Rousimar Palhares v. Alessio Sakara at ufc 99
    Link The card continues to grow for UFC 99 in Germany, as Rousimar "Toquinho" Palhares will return for a middleweight match-up against American Top Team fighter Alessio Sakara. The bout was...
  12. UFC ANNOUNCES TUF 9 FINALE, GUIDA VS. SANCHEZ
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Monday officially announced the headlining match for The Ultimate Fighter Season 9 finale, which will take place Saturday, June 20 from The Pearl at Palms Casino...
  13. Jacaré back in action at Dream 9
    Few months after the middleweight tournament, Ronaldo “Jacaré” Souza will be back in action at Dream. According to the fighter, he’ll fight at Dream 9, which takes place in Japan on May 26th. link
  14. Sengoku 8: FWGP Matchups Announced
    World Victory Road today announced all 4 matchups for it's Featherweight GP Quarterfinals to be held at Sengoku 8 on 5/2. The promotion also announced or confirmed 3 non-GP fights for the card....
  15. UFC Fight Night 18 weigh-ins: live and official results
    All fighters made weight except for Gleison Tibau and Jeremy Stephens which will be at a catchweight of 158lbs. Neither Steinbeiss nor Jensen weighed in. link
  16. Miller-Browning nearly go at it ... Jensen not cleared, fight canceled
    The most heated fight on the card almost saw Cole Miller slap Junie Browning during their face off. Ryan Jensen was looking for his first win in the UFC but when he disclosed to the Tennesse Athletic...
  17. Vitor Ribeiro A Late Addition To DREAM 8
    A late addition has been made to Sunday's DREAM 8 card: Vitor Ribeiro, who has not fought since late 2007, will return to action and face Katsuhiko Nagata. Article
  18. Thales Leites Submitting Anderson Silva Is "Completely Wrong"
    That according to translated comments recently made by Ronaldo Souza to the TATAME website. He basically thinks that anyone who thinks they can take down and then submit Silva is completely wrong....
  19. Some Managers, Agents Lose Backstage Pass
    Managers and agents are fast becoming an endangered species backstage at UFC and WEC events. Zuffa, the company that owns and operates both promotions, has notified select fighter representatives...
  20. Lashley To Appear At XFC 8 After All
    Although rumors of him fighting on the card turned out to be false, Bobby Lashley will still appear at the upcoming XFC 8 event in Tennessee, but only to present the new XFC Title belt to the winner...
  21. Guillard v. Tavares at TUF Finale
    click A lightweight contest between Melvin Guillard (21-7-2 MMA, 5-3 UFC) and Thiago Tavares (14-3 MMA, 4-3 UFC) has been added to The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale fight card. While the bout was...
  22. Dana White UFC Fight Night 18 Video Blog - Episode 1
    Dana White UFC Fight Night 18 Video Blog Dana White visits the set of Spike TV's Powerblock, the weigh ins, and absolutely loses it at the end when discussing an article written by Loretta Hunt over...
  23. Josh Thompson not fighting now
    Strikeforce Lightweight Champion Josh Thomson today broke his left leg while training for his first title defense against the man who he defeated to capture it, Gilbert Melendez. Therefore, the...
  24. UFC Fight Night 18 bonuses
    Following the UFC's first appearance in Tennessee, the promotion handed down $30,000 bonuses to the best and the brightest of the night. A UFC official confirmed the awards and bonuses to...
  25. Bader injured at UFN 18
    TUF 8 LHW winner Ryan Bader injured his left knee in the first round of his unanimous decision victory over Carmelo Marrero tonight at UFC Fight Night 18, according to CageWriter... click move to UFC...
  26. Strikeforce Announces June 6 Event, 2 Fights
    Strikeforce sent out a press release today confirming it's second Showtime event for June 6 from St. Louis. The event will be headlined by Robbie Lawler vs. Jake Shields in a catch weight fight at...
  27. Dos Santos vs. MuCully in August
    Probably I’ll be back in August, at UFC 101 or 102, and maybe against Justin McCully,” revealed Dos Santos to TATAME.com. “They haven’t confirmed it yet, but spoke about it. link
  28. Almeida Plans Move to 170, Browning fearful of being cut
    “My plans are to drop to 170 pounds,” Almeida told UFC.com. “My team has been saying that I’m too small to fight these big guys at 185. “With as many lightweights as there are in the UFC, that was...
  29. Bellator plans English broadcast
    On the eve of its debut event, upstart promotion Bellator Fighting Championships has announced plans to make its broadcast available in an English-language format. link
  30. "TUF8" winner Efrain Escudero rehabbing injury, improving stand-up
    "I went from being a pure wrestler to, on the finale, I had a little bit of boxing," Escudero said at a recent UFC Fight Club Q&A in Nashville, Tenn. "I knew what my weakness was. My next fight,...
  31. The media focuses on Dana White’s comments on Loretta Hunt
    Fox Sports: UFC boss curses out female reporter in tirade Alex Marvez: Dana White’s rant sends UFC down dangerous path Note what Alex Marvez said in his Fox Sports article — it’s the same point I’ve...
  32. Dana White to issue apology for angry tirade
    UFC president Dana White is expected to release shortly a new video on the UFC's YouTube page to apologize for his angry tirade against journalist Loretta Hunt. White was asked by a blogger for the...
  33. With Nunes hurt, Swanson's WEC 40 fight off, love for deep dish pizza on
    According to a report from VERSUS.com, a hand injury has forced Nunes to withdraw from the event, and a replacement will not be sought at such a late date. A disappointed Swanson, who thought the...
  34. Koscheck Injured, Off UFC 98
    The injury bug is again biting UFC big-time. The latest victim is Josh Koscheck-Kos is now off UFC 98 due to a foot injury. He was to have faced Chris Wilson. No replacement named yet and no word on...
  35. Yoon Off DREAM 8, Replacement Search On
    The familiar "nightmare" scenario is returning to haunt DREAM again at the last moment. Dong Sik Yoon, who was to have faced Murilo Rua on Sunday's event, is now off due to injury. They are trying to...
  36. Takeya Mizugaki Not Worried About Cardio Against Miguel Torres
    Takeya Mizugaki is apparently a man of very few words when talking about his WEC fight Sunday against WEC Bantamweight Champion Miguel Torres. Mizugaki, while he's been working on stamina, isn't...
  37. TUF 9 Debut Draws 1.8 Million Viewers
    Spike TV has announced that the premiere of The Ultimate Fighter 9 this past Wednesday drew a total of 1.8 million viewers. This makes it the highest-rated premiere for the show since season 5 and...
  38. Bobby Lashley Willing To Compete On The Ultimate Fighter
    While he hasn't shot up the ranks from out of nowhere like fellow ex-WWE Champion Brock Lesnar, Bobby Lashley still has his sights set on making it to UFC, albeit perhaps along a different path. With...
  39. Ninja Rua to face Riki Fukuda at DREAM 8!
    Dong Sik Yoons replacement will be Grabaka's, Riki Fukuda. Fukada has fought twice in EliteXC and took Joey Villasenor to a split decision. Recently, he has been fighting in DEEP and beat Ryuta...
  40. Aoki Promises Groundbreaking Performance at Dream 8
    “Tomorrow will be the end of the era dubbed ‘vale tudo,’ as sogo kakutogo (Japanese for mixed, unarmed martial arts combat) will become MMA. I will show you all a new kind of martial arts fighting.”...
  41. WEC 40 Weigh-In Results
    The weigh-ins for WEC 40 were held earlier today. Initially, 4 fighters missed weight but 3 made it on their second try. Only Mike Budnik could not make weight, so his fight with Rafael Dias is now...
  42. Brock Lesnar on UFC 100: "Is Frank really hurt, or is he just scared?"
    A knee surgery Mir deemed necessary forced the rescheduling of the bout, but in the most recent episode of HDNet's "Inside MMA," Lesnar said he's not sure the move was made for the right reasons....
  43. Diego Sanchez: One win away from UFC title shot at 155 pounds?
    Currently on a three-fight win streak, UFC welterweight-turned-lightweight Diego Sanchez (20-2 MMA, 9-2 UFC) believes he's one solid win away from a shot at the UFC's lightweight 155-pound title. And...
  44. Dream.8 Results
    Welterweight Grand Prix: Hayato "Mach" Sakurai beat Shinya Aoki by first-round KO (knees) Andre Galvao beat John Alessio by first-round submission (arm bar) Jason High beat Yuya Shirai by first-round...
  45. - ALVAREZ AND MASVIDAL WIN AT BELLATOR
    Bellator I Full Results: Eddie Alvarez def. Greg Loughran by Submission (Guillotine Choke) at 2:44, R1 Jorge Masvidal def Nick Agallar by TKO (Strikes) at 1:19, R1 Yahir Reyes def. Nick Gonzalez by...
  46. Michael Bisping ‘too quick’ and ‘too fast’ for Dan Henderson at UFC 100
    Spending so much time around him has given me confidence. Obviously I grew up in MMA watching Dan Henderson fight and he was a hero for me. I watched him win two belts in two weight divisions [in...
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  47. UFC 96 Pegged At 350k Buys
    Jack Encarnacao over at Sherdog relayed the Dave Meltzer scoop on the trending patterns for UFC 96 PPV buys: The pay-per-view buy rate for UFC 96 on March 7th gives the best indication to date of the...
  48. Diaz and Stevenson to Clash on TUF9 Finale Card on June 20
    For only the fourth time in UFC history, two winners of The Ultimate Fighter reality series will meet as combatants in the Octagon when season two’s Joe Stevenson clashes with season five’s Nate Diaz...
  49. WEC star Urijah Faber plans to dabble in 135- and 155-pound divisions
    linkage CHICAGO - Figuring he has a little less than a decade left in his mixed-martial-arts career, former WEC featherweight champion Urijah Faber (22-2 MMA, 7-1 WEC) has given plenty of thought to...
  50. Jens Pulver Returns At WEC 41
    He's not done yet...despite 3 straight losses in WEC, Jens Pulver is getting another fight in the promotion. He's been signed to face Josh Grispi at WEC 41 in June. Article
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