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  1. Fedor Emelianenko's Affliction: Trilogy Vlog - Episode 1
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  2. UFC promises October return to U.K., Canada on track for two events in 2010
    As the UFC's global expansion continues to gain steam, UFC president Dana White recently promised European fans that an October return to the U.K. was a certainty. White made the statement in...
  3. Dana White: Having "never met" Emelianenko, UFC exec may be interested in Barnett
    "If Josh Barnett beats Fedor, obviously I'd be interested in signing Josh Barnett," White said. "Obviously if he beats Fedor, he's one of the best in the world." Barnett (24-5) and Emelianenko are...
  4. Cain Proves Able To Become Champion After 99 Win
    Cain Velasquez will someday, and soon, be the UFC Heavyweight Champion. The former All-American wrestler at Arizona State wasn't as sharp as he has been and, most importantly, as he will be. But...
  5. Matt Hamill and Frankie Edgar host July 11 UFC 100 viewing party in New York City
    The hoopla around July's historic UFC 100 event will now include a viewing party at the world-famous Radio City Music Hall in New York City, the UFC today announced. A high-definition closed-circuit...
  6. FRANKLIN REFLECTS ON FIGHT, SILVA'S 185 FUTURE
    Rich Franklin prepared to play the hit-and-run game with Wanderlei Silva at UFC 99. The former UFC middleweight champion said footwork was a key factor in avoiding the machine gun bursts of punches...
  7. SWICK READY TO MAKE A MOVE; MATT HUGHES NEXT?
    Mike "Quick" Swick has been nothing short of perfect since moving from middleweight down to the crowded UFC welterweight division. He has gone 4-0 in the Octagon at 170 pounds, including Saturday...
  8. Paul Buentello on Tim Sylvia Loss: 'I Wish He Never Took the Fight'
    Lost in the aftermath of Tim Sylvia's shocking 10-second knockout loss to Ray Mercer on Saturday night is how it may drastically affected Paul Buentello's summer plans. "The Headhunter" was scheduled...
  9. Heavyweights Jessie Gibbs vs. Rob Broughton added to "Affliction: Trilogy" preliminary card
    A heavyweight bout between M-1 fighters Jessie Gibbs (7-2) and Rob Broughton (10-4-1) has been added to the "Affliction: Trilogy" preliminary card. M-1 Global officials today announced the bout....
  10. Friday's Strikeforce Women's Fight To Be 5 Minute Rounds
    While it doesn't necessarily represent a change to policy regarding women's fights in the promotion, Strikeforce has announced that Friday's women's fight between Shayna Baszler and Sarah Kaufman...
  11. The UFC Should Consider Re-Signing Tim Sylvia and Andrei Arlovski
    I know, I know. That headline made a few of you gag. But why don't we start with a comment by Kid Nate yesterday: They should re-sign Sylvia and/or Arlovski... I’m serious. You know those guys are a...
  12. Will Brock Lesnar Be the Greatest UFC Heavyweight Ever? Dana White Says Yes
    Batten down the hatches kids, the hype for UFC 100 is going to reach reality-distortion field levels. Michael David Smith transcribes Dana's youtube chatter and comments: STORY
  13. Todd Duffee vs. Mike Russow In Works For UFC 102
    After being bumped from what would've been his UFC debut Saturday by Mirko Cro Cop, Todd Duffee is now expected to debut against Mike Russow at UFC 102. Russow would also be making his UFC debut....
  14. Bellator Fighting Championships on the Fast Track to Success
    The Bellator Fighting Championships were labeled as being a "first of its kind" when it was first reported as a new promotion that would air on ESPN Deportes. The unique tagline came with the idea...
  15. Joe Stevenson reinvents himself for ‘dangerous’ Nate Diaz
    “Honestly, coming off of two losses in a row really makes you think. You think, ‘I’ve got to do something different, otherwise you’re just going to be stagnant.’ You can’t be stagnant in this game....
  16. The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale weigh-ins slated for Friday at the Palms Las Vegas
    Weigh-ins for The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale take place this Friday, June 19, at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas. As with all UFC events, the weigh-ins are free and open to the public. The event...
  17. Hello, Japan: Sengoku Gold Cup Match-Ups, Shooto and Pancrase Title Bouts Announced
    Pairings for the opening round of the Sengoku Gold Cup were revealed on yesterday's episode of SENGOKU-G. Here's what they look like: Bantamweight (60kg) Daisuke Endo (3-3 / Wajyutsu Keisyukai...
  18. Tim Sylvia Off 'Affliction: Trilogy'
    Tim Sylvia's shocking 10-second knockout loss to Ray Mercer on Saturday has proven to be more costly than originally thought. Affliction Entertainment vice president, Tom Atencio, informed FanHouse...
  19. MMA Top 10 Heavyweights: After UFC 99, Cain Velasquez Is In
    After UFC 99, I wrote that Cain Velasquez looks like a future UFC heavyweight champion. I've heard some pushback on that from people who take a contrary view, saying Velasquez didn't look very good...
  20. In Cro Cop-UFC Drama, Only Man With Legit Gripe Is Todd Duffee
    The MMA soap opera of the moment seems to be whether or not Mirko Cro Cop has left the UFC to sign with DREAM. UFC President Dana White says he did; a translation of a Croatian newspaper story says...
  21. COUTURE TO TRAIN & CORNER CARANO FOR TITLE
    When she faces Cristiane “Cyborg” Santos in August, Gina Carano, for the first time in her mixed martial arts career, will have her gym’s namesake by her side. Randy Couture has accepted Carano’s...
  22. Seth Petruzelli discusses Kimbo Slice, "TUF 10" and the possibility of a UFC return
    The unknown embarrassed the media sensation and cult creation. Yet the latter is back in the spotlight while the former remains anonymous and underground, plotting his next move. The last time Kevin...
  23. Markham Off TUF 9 Finale
    The planned TUF 9 Finale fight between Rory Markham and TJ Grant is now off. Markham has had to pull out due to a quad injury. He hopes to return in August. No replacement named yet for the fight,...
  24. Ultimate Fighter 10 cast revealed
    It’s been rumored for a while but TUF 10 is stocked with tough fighters. A recent Sun reports confirms a lot of the fighters in the house are pretty talented. A former IFL champion, several NFL...
  25. Marc Ratner: 'CroCop's Win Won't Be Overturned
    Marc Ratner, UFC Vice President of Regulatory Affairs, Monday told MMAWeekly.com an appeal was not possible. “It’s very simple,” said Ratner. “By the unified rules... first of all the referee didn’t...
  26. UFC 102 Set For Portland Rose Garden
    The UFC’s first trip to the Pacific Northwest is officially set at last. The promotion on Monday announced UFC 102, featuring Randy Couture vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira, to be held Aug. 29 at the...
  27. Which Fight Matters More: Brock Lesnar vs Frank Mir at UFC 100 or Fedor Emelianenko vs Josh Barnett at Affliction Trilogy?
    Dave Meltzer leans to the latter: The summer season will peak with UFC 100 on July 11 in Las Vegas will answer the question as to what exactly is the ceiling for mixed martial arts on pay-per-view....
  28. Kongo has CAT scan after taking 251 punches!!
    Cain Velasquez landed a total of 251 punches to Cheick Kongo's head during the course of their three-round fight at UFC 99 on Saturday. Kongo landed just 31 punches on Velasquez's head during the...
  29. Thursday's "Strikeforce Challengers: Villasenor vs. Cyborg" fighter weigh-ins open to public
    Weigh-ins for the "Strikeforce Challengers: Villasenor vs. Cyborg" event takes place this Thursday, June 18, at the ShoWare Center's Club Lounge in Kent, Wash. The weigh-ins, which begin at 6 p.m. PT...
  30. Aug. 15 "Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg" tickets on sale today, start at just $30
    Tickets for the biggest fight in women's MMA history (and possibly the biggest Strikeforce card to date) are now on sale. "Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg" takes place Aug. 15 and features a main...
  31. TUF 9 Finale additions include Guillard vs. Tibau, Ciesnolevicz vs. Drwal, Blackburn vs. Garcia
    With just four days remaining until Saturday's Spike TV-televised event, The Ultimate Fighter 9 Finale has been bolstered with the official additions of three un-aired preliminary bouts. The...
  32. Keith Jardine vs. Thiago Silva officially announced for UFC 102 in Portland
    A light-heavyweight bout between Keith Jardine (14-5-1 MMA, 6-4 UFC) and Thiago Silva (13-1 MMA, 4-1 UFC) has been officially announced as an addition to August's UFC 102 card. MMAjunkie.com...
  33. Randy Couture vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira officially announced as UFC 102 headliner
    As expected a heavyweight bout between former UFC title-holders Randy Couture (16-9 MMA, 13-6 UFC) and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (31-5-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) will serve as the headliner for UFC 102 on Aug....
  34. Rich Franklin Will Make Run at UFC Light Heavyweight Title
    Rich Franklin isn't done in the UFC's light heavyweight division. Dana White stated at the UFC 99 post-fight press conference that the UFC wants to see the former UFC middleweight champion make a run...
  35. Quote of the Day: Andrei Arlovski "MMA Is Not Boxing"
    "I focused too much on boxing and not enough on the wrestling and jiu-jitsu. It wasn’t right. It’s another thing I have to think about. MMA is not boxing. I have to change something." STORY
  36. Mark Coleman on UFC 100, Head Butts, Kimbo Slice, Lyoto Machida and Mo
    In a wide-ranging interview with Dave Farra of Raw Vegas TV, former UFC heavyweight champion Mark Coleman talked about his upcoming fight with Stephan Bonnar at UFC 100, his thoughts on light...
  37. Army Green Beret Tim Kennedy Restarts MMA Career With Strikeforce
    As a special forces soldier in the U.S. Army, Staff Sgt. Tim Kennedy has survived IED blasts, 30-hour gunfights and missions behind enemy lines so classified that he'll never be able to discuss them....
  38. MMA Quick Quote: Frank Shamrock and his stability ball ready for Nick Diaz or Tito Ortiz rematches
    “Certain things didn’t go well leading up to that fight, during practice I popped a few ribs. It was really painful at the time but I thought it wouldn’t have a big impact on the fight, but as you...
  39. The good, the bad and the (very) ugly: Quick thoughts on a busy month in MMA … and we’re not done yet
    Last Sunday, I had the pleasure of watching WEC 41: “Brown vs. Faber 2,” another outstanding WEC card from the Zuffa sister promotion. Top to bottom this organization produces great shows. I like the...
  40. Fedor: Barnett is "Dangerous"
    Even under his restrained façade, Fedor Emelianenko can’t hide the acknowledgment that one of his biggest career challenges lies directly ahead. Emelianenko finally meets Josh Barnett in the main...
  41. DREAM Official Confirms Cro Cop Contract
    Some denial that was...A DREAM official has confirmed to USA Today that Mirko Cro Cop has indeed signed a new 3-fight deal with the promotion. Cro Cop first said he signed the deal after UFC 99, then...
  42. UFC 102 main card to include Leben vs. Rosholt, Marquardt vs. Maia, and Hamill vs. Vera
    Despite the event being more than two months away, UFC 102's complete televised main card is set. The event takes place Aug. 29 at the Rose Garden in Portland, Ore., and as previously announced,...
  43. Dana – “If Sylvia wants to end his career in UFC he has to go on TUF”
    Former two time UFC chmpion Tim Sylvia (24-5) recently talked to Fighters Only Magazine expressing interest that he would like to end his career with the UFC. However when the 33-year-old Maine-iac...
  44. TJ Grant To Face Dong Hyun Kim At UFC 100
    Just 24 hours after learning that Rory Markham had to withdraw from his Ultimate Fighter Team U.S.A. vs. Team U.K. Finale bout against T.J. Grant, MMAWeekly.com has confirmed that Grant will now be...
  45. Strikeforce hosts open workout in Washington with Hallman, Devela, four others
    Strikeforce fighter and 12-year-MMA-veteran Dennis Hallman – along with rising prospects Len Bentley, Brian Caraway, Cory Devela, Steve Hadsel and Landon Showalter – will conduct an...
  46. Dan Hardy open to rematch with Marcus Davis
    Dan Hardy open to rematch with Marcus Davis Apparently three rounds isn't enough for these two, as Dan Hardy says he has no problems granting Marcus Davis' wish for a rematch, no matter where he...
  47. In recent years, the UFC has undoubtedly stockpiled the majority of the world's top MMA talent.
    In recent years, the UFC has undoubtedly stockpiled the majority of the world's top MMA talent. However, despite a brief two-fight run in the organization in 2005 and 2006, Minnesota-native Nick...
  48. Bloody Elbow Exclusive: An Interview With "The KCbandit" Jason High
    The "KCbandit" Jason High, is one of the brightest and most exciting up-and-comers in MMA. He burst onto the national and international scene winning his first six fights, with only one fight going...
  49. Cristiane Santos on Gina Carano: 'Beauty Doesn't Win a Fight'
    Cristiane Santos, aka Cris Cyborg, will take on Gina Carano on August 15 in what Strikeforce is promoting as the biggest fight in the history of women's mixed martial arts. One of the big reasons...
  50. Kevin Burns on Quitting His Day Job and Setting Sights on UFC Title
    A year ago, Kevin Burns was just a guy with a job at Wells Fargo and a dream of making it big in the UFC. Now he's a full-time UFC fighter, but he says he still has a lot more to do before he's...
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