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  1. Bloody Elbow Judo Chop: Flying Knees and Triangles with Jose Aldo and Seth Dikun
    The WEC has earned a reputation for putting on some of the best shows in MMA and this Sunday's WEC 41: Brown vs Faber 2 was no exception. You had a brutal grinding five round war for the promotion's...
  2. UFC 99: Dan Hardy's Mouth Creating Huge Hype, Marcus Davis Tries to Subdue Emotions
    Following UFC 95, Dan Hardy seemed to have one thing on his mind. Instead of talking about his knockout victory over Rory Markham in detail during the post-fight press conference, Hardy decided to...
  3. GOMI VS. BRETT COOPER IN WORKS FOR AFFLICTION 3
    Japanese star Takanori Gomi is in advanced negotiations to face Brett Cooper at Affliction "Trilogy" on Aug. 1, MMAWeekly.com has learned from sources close to the fight. Both parties have agreed to...
  4. UFC 99 IN-DEPTH: FRANKLIN VS. SILVA
    During different stages in their respective careers, both Rich Franklin and Wanderlei Silva have been considered the absolute best in their weight classes. Franklin ruled the roost at 185 pounds,...
  5. WANDERLEI SILVA AGAINST THE ROPES AT UFC 99
    With a nickname like "The Axe Murderer," you're either one of two things: a serial killer or one of the top fighters in the world. Probably best described as "happy go lucky" outside of the cage,...
  6. New York Government Turmoil Could Sidetrack MMA Regulation
    Just a week ago, it seemed like mixed martial arts was on the fast track to regulation in New York. Not so fast. A bizarre series of events in the state's capital that have been characterized as...
  7. As UFC 99 looms, Wanderlei Silva wonders if the win is finally more important than the show
    For all of the ferocious attacks Wanderlei Silva (32-9-1 MMA, 2-4 UFC) has implemented with his hands, elbows, feet and knees in his 23 career wins by knockout or TKO, it is perhaps his eyes that are...
  8. M-1 Challenge invades South Korea on July 4
    Amsterdam, Holland: M-1 Global officials officially announced Wednesday that the sixth installment of the 2009 “M-1 Challenge Presented by Affliction” will take place on Saturday, July 4 in Seoul,...
  9. UFC: Next UK Show Is In Manchester
    The UFC's next UK show will definitely take place in Manchester, Fighters Only Magazine has learned from a well-placed source. The city, which hosted UFC 70 in 2007, boasts a 17,500 seat venue in the...
  10. Series 3 of popular Round 5 MMA figurines hits store shelves this week
    Round 5's latest series of popular MMA figurines hits store shelves this week, the Ontario, Canada-based company announced today. Series 3 features former UFC champion Andrei "The Pit Bull" Arlovski,...
  11. Sylvia-Mercer Goes MMA
    Tim Sylvia and Ray Mercer will now meet in a heavyweight mixed martial arts bout at Adrenaline III this Saturday at the BJCC Arena in Birmingham, Ala. The matchup of former UFC champion and former...
  12. Carano-"Cyborg" to go five, five-minute rounds
    Five Ounces of Pain has learned that Strikeforce's Aug. 15 women's title bout between Gina Carano and Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos will go a full five rounds. Ever better: Strikeforce has confirmed to...
  13. Minotauro Plans To Retire Next Year
    Another fighter retirement tour may be right around the corner. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira says he plans to retire next year, but not before one more run at the UFC Heavyweight Title and possibly...
  14. Kimbo's Trainer Says He's Ready For Round Two
    Randy Khatami says Kimbo Slice is ready for the 15 heavyweights who want a piece of him. Khatami, a trainer at Elite MMA with Bas Rutten, was one of Slice's chief trainers since the bearded fighter...
  15. Despite Move to Light Heavy Rich Franklin is Still the Gatekeeper for Anderson Silva's Middleweight Belt
    I don't think this fight makes sense for either fighter as a catchweight bout at 195lbs, but I'm glad we're going to get to see it. After his second loss to Anderson Silva, the UFC asked Franklin to...
  16. Mind Games: Dan Hardy UFC 99 interview
    By now it’s no secret that UFC 99: “The Comeback” will feature a heated grudge match between 10-fight UFC veteran, Marcus Davis (16-4) and red-hot British prospect Dan Hardy (21-6, with 1 NC). In...
  17. Dale Hartt: ‘I just want to punch Dennis Siver’s teeth in’
    Snap! It was one of the most gruesome moments in the history of the UFC. There were many theories on how the bout would unfold but none of them included Corey Hill’s shin bone snapping in half like a...
  18. WEC Going To Mexico In 2010
    World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC), the Zuffa-owned sister promotion to the UFC, is set to host events in Mexico in 2010, Fighters Only has learned. A source close to the organisation said that due to...
  19. Spencer Fisher Plans To Notify Caol Uno's Next Of Chin
    Pun intended. When recently discussing his gameplan for Caol Uno at UFC 99, Spencer Fisher said he thinks Uno has a very suspect chin, which he will try and target during the fight. Article
  20. Wanderlei Silva Wants To Punch People In The Face, Not Become A Real Estate Investor
    And evidently he doesn't want money so he didn't become a realtor and buy apartments. While he knows he needs to fight for a win, Wanderlei Silva still may give a show too because he loves when the...
  21. UFC 99 preview: Davis and Hardy draw verbal battle lines, Franklin gets inside access for Silva prep
    The insults are enough to make even the most mean-spirited middle-school kid blush. Marcus Davis and Dan Hardy have traded heavy artillery in a war of words heading into their welterweight bout at...
  22. While excited for UFC 99, Mike Swick's trip to Germany on par with previous visit
    As the UFC's latest venture overseas draws near with Saturday's UFC 99 event in Cologne, Germany, the inevitable question asked frequently of all U.S.-based fighters is, "How will you deal with the...
  23. Miguel Torres: Cain Velasquez Is the Next Mexican MMA Star
    One of the big questions facing mixed martial arts as it attempts to move from niche sport to the mainstream is whether it can attract the millions of Mexican-American fans who love boxing. The most...
  24. Jens Pulver: Sylvia is in trouble with Mercer (VIDEO)
    Jens Pulver offers his view on the Mercer/Sylvia fight scheduled for this weekend. VIDEO
  25. CroCop – "maybe...I just couldn’t smell the blood"
    For all great knockout artists in combat sports, mystique and the intimidation factor are almost as important as the punch or kick that puts an opponent down and out. Lose that, and you’re suddenly...
  26. UFC 99: The Comeback Official FIghter Weigh-In Results
    MAIN CARD (televised) Rich Franklin (194) vs. Wanderlei Silva (194) Cheick Kongo (230) vs. Cain Velasquez (239) Ben Saunders (169) vs. Mike Swick (169) Marcus Davis (171) vs. Dan Hardy (170) Spencer...
  27. Lee Murray's Prison Escape Attempt Uncovered
    An attempt to escape Sale prison in Morocco by former MMA fighter Lee Murray was foiled by prison officials, according to the June 15 Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Small saws were found in a plate...
  28. WEC Executive Reed Harris: Leonard Garcia vs. Jameel Massouh signed for WEC 42 in August
    Featherweights Leonard Garcia (12-4 MMA, 2-1) and Jameel Massouh (21-5 MMA, 0-1 WEC) have officially signed to fight at WEC 42. Reed Harris, World Extreme Cagefighting's co-founder and general...
  29. UFC 98 Trending Estimates Suggest a 635,000 PPV Buyrate
    According to the newest issue of Dave Meltzer's Wrestling Observer and other sources, UFC 98 reportedly has trending estimates that are putting the pay-per-view buyrate in the area of 635,000 buys...
  30. UFC 99 fighter Rick "Horror" Story began his MMA career as a villain
    With a nickname like "Horror," it's no wonder Rick Story has spent most of his MMA career as the bad guy. He may be an unknown to the world at large, but the former NAIA All-American wrestler was an...
  31. Ricardo Lamas vs. Danny Castillo set for WEC 42
    In a fight that will thrust the winner even deeper into lightweight title contention, undefeated Ricardo Lamas (6-0 MMA, 1-0 WEC) meets Danny Castillo (7-1 MMA, 2-1 WEC) at WEC 42. While a guest on...
  32. Mark Cuban: Although HDNet dropped, negotiations ongoing with Time Warner Cable
    The HDNet universe shrunk a bit on May 21 when Time Warner Cable, a massive cable-television company available in 27 U.S. states, dropped the premium cable station from its list of available...
  33. UFC 99: DAN HARDY PSYCHING MARCUS DAVIS OUT?
    What hasn’t been written about the encounter between Dan Hardy and Marcus Davis by the media? Both fighters have been taking verbal swipes back and forth since before the fight was officially...
  34. UFC and Spike TV agree to renew "The Ultimate Fighter" contract through 14th season
    As a successful ninth season of "The Ultimate Fighter" winds down – and a highly anticipated 10th season begins filming – the UFC and Spike TV have extended their agreement through a 14th season of...
  35. Dana White's UFC 99 Video Blog (6/11/09) Part 1 & 2
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  36. Lightweight Runners-Up To Meet At TUF 9 Finale
    The lightweight final for season nine of The Ultimate Fighter was determined on Wednesday night with Andre Winner and Ross Pearson making it an all-British final. MMAWeekly.com learned on Friday that...
  37. UFC 99: It's Personal For Marcus Davis
    "It went from a little bit of talk to disrespect. I could have stomached everything up until the picture stuff happened," Davis told MMAWeekly.com. "Some people are ripping me about it saying, you've...
  38. Dana White: Wanderlei Silva Won't Get Immediate Title Shot by Beating Rich Franklin at UFC 99
    "They're all in the mix," White said. "Should Wanderlei win tomorrow, I actually think that Bisping would be next in line, should he beat Dan Henderson. Then maybe you have Wanderlei fight Marquardt....
  39. Mike Swick's UFC 99 Video Blog (Parts 1&2)
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  40. "There Will be Another 'The Ultimate Fighter: US vs. UK'"
    According to Dana White during the German UFC Fight Club Q&A (video): "This season was awesome. It was a homerun. It won't be next season but we will do it again." LINK
  41. Tim Sylvia Weighs In At 310 lbs For Mercer Fight Tonight !!!
    The June 12 weigh-in event for Adrenaline III ‘Bragging Rights,’ featuring Tim Sylvia versus Ray Mercer, is officially in the books. The troubled MMA card is set to take place tonight (June 13) at...
  42. REPORT: CRO COP SNUBS UFC FOR DREAM
    It appears Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic’s desire to make a run at the UFC heavyweight title was nothing more than a smokescreen. Kevin Iole of Yahoo! Sports reported Saturday afternoon that the Croatian...
  43. UFC 99 - Results/Fighter Bonuses/Attendance & Gate Figures/Post-Fight Videos
    UFC 99 Results: Rich Franklin defeats Wanderlei Silva via Unanimous Decision Cain Velasquez defeats Chiek Kongo via Unanimous Decision Mike Swick defeats Ben Saunders via TKO (Strikes) R2 Mirko...
  44. Cro Cop makes vague comment on Dream signing
    Link (in Croatian) Mirko says: "It's 94% certain that I will fight for the Japanese." "The night of his triumphant return to the octagon, Mirko Filipovic signed a new contract with the Japanese...
  45. Jonathan Goulet Off UFC 100
    UFC 100 has suffered it's first casualty-Jonathan Goulet is now off the historic card due to injury. He was to have faced Dong Hyun Kim. No replacement named yet. Article
  46. Al-Turk to appeal against CroCop result
    Mostapha Al-Turk's management say they will be launching an appeal against the result of their client's fight with Mirko 'CroCop' Filipovic. At-Turk was stopped halfway through the opening round...
  47. Marcus Davis protests Hardy decision: "I won the fight"
    Marcus Davis is furious with the judge's decision in his fight with Dan 'The Outlaw' Hardy at UFC 99 earlier. Speaking minutes after judges gave a split-decision win to Dan Hardy, an angry Davis...
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  48. UFC Quick Quote: Wanderlei Silva wants a rematch with Rich Franklin after ‘unbelievable’ show
    The show was incredible. It’s amazing, It’s unbelievable. It’s our first show here and sold out. A lot of people. It was incredible man. This crowd, I don’t know how many people standing … The ground...
  49. CRO COP
    He's possibly is still with the ufc Linkmin Translated i havent signed for the ufc or dream. i dont get why dana white listened for roumor instead talking to me first. but whatever, i am still...
  50. Sacrificing the Young
    At UFC 99, I watched a worthwhile prospect in Ben Saunders outmatched in a pointless bout designed to trick and fool spectators. I watched a great prospect in Cain Velasquez diligently work on his...
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