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  1. Paul 'Semtex' Daley Still in Negotiations with UFC, Others
    British welterweight Paul "Semtex" Daley is still in negotiations with a number of promotions and a deal with the UFC has not yet been finalized, contrary to the reports Wednesday of a four-fight...
  2. Fedor Emelianenko rejects statement from brother Aleks about true motives of Vadim Finkelchtein
    By now it’s no secret that former Pride FC Heavyweight Champion and Affliction headliner Fedor Emelianenko is being vigorously pursued by most of the world’s mixed martial arts promotions following...
  3. Finkelstein on UFC Talks, Fedor’s Future
    Vadim Finkelstein discusses negotiations with the UFC and the terms it will take to lock up Fedor Emelianenko in this exclusive video interview conducted after Wednesday's M-1 Global press...
  4. Fedor Emelianenko Turns Down Three-Fight UFC Contract
    Fedor Emelianenko said on Wednesday that he does not intend to sign a contract with the Ultimate Fighting Championship unless the UFC agrees to promote fights jointly with Emelianenko's promoter, M-1...
  5. Update on Fedor offers
    According to Chad Dukes of The Lavar Arrington Show With Chad Dukes on 106.7 The Fan and announced on air today, a source apparently is telling him that the deal Strikeforce has offered Fedor...
  6. Ishida replaces Thomson, meets Melendez , at August 15th Strikeforce
    Earlier this week MMAjunkie.com Radio (www.mmajunkie.com/radio) conducted an interview with Strikeforce lightweight champion Josh Thomson in which we learned the fighter's lingering leg injury could...
  7. Tamdan McCrory May Move To Middleweight
    Evidently you can't just have a growth spurt as a kid, even as an adult you can have them-they just call it a "man spurt". UFC Welterweight Tamdan McCrory evidently had one recently and he's at that...
  8. Arianny Celeste works on her kickboxing (video)
    Arianny Celeste works on her kickboxing (video) Follow the link to see UFC octagon girl Arianny Celeste working out and hitting the pads with coach Justin Hagen.
  9. Bigfoot back at Sengoku 10; eyes the title
    Link Owner of three heavyweight belts (EliteXC, Cage Rage and Cage Warriors), Antônio "Bigfoot" Silva is training to return to the Sengoku on September 23, and will have another motivation for the...
  10. M-1: Fedor Not Offered $30 Million
    M-1 Global is denying a report that Fedor Emelianenko turned down a six-fight $30-million deal this week to join the UFC’s heavyweight ranks. CBS Radio host Carmichael Dave reported Wednesday that...
  11. Tito Ortiz Hints at UFC Return
    Tito Ortiz Hints at UFC Return Tito Ortiz hints at a UFC return in his latest MySpace entry.
  12. Dan Lauzon and Rafaello Oliveira Sign With UFC, Square Off at UFC 103
    Two more Affliction cast-offs have found a new home with the UFC, as lightweights Dan "the Upgrade" Lauzon and Rafaello "Tractor" Oliveira have signed with the organization, and will face each other...
  13. The future of Tito Ortiz's career "will be made today," UFC media call a coincidence?
    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz, one of the biggest stars in UFC history, hasn't fought since May 2008, but according to a recent MySpace bulletin from the fighter, "The future of my...
  14. FLORIAN READY TO PROVE EVERYBODY WRONG
    "If I tell you I'm good, you would probably think I'm boasting. If I tell you I'm no good, you know I'm lying." – Bruce Lee Steadily climbing the ranks over the last year, top lightweight contender...
  15. M-1 Official: UFC Is WWE of MMA
    M-1 USA Vice President Jerry Millen says M-1 is only asking for what is best for the sport. "The closest thing to it, you've got a basketball and you're at a basketball court -- and I know this...
  16. UFC Fight Night 19 main and preliminary cards set with 10 bouts for Sept. 16
    The official announcement of a previously rumored main-card bout and four previously rumored preliminary-card fights has rounded out the full lineup for September's UFC Fight Night 19 event. The...
  17. Ranallo to Announce EA MMA Game
    You can add Mauro Ranallo's name to the growing list of MMA personalities who have agreed to be a part of EA Sports' new mixed martial arts video game. FanHouse has learned that the Strikeforce...
  18. Dana White and the UFC Brass Got Played By Fedor Emelianenko Because They Love the Sport
    Many in the UFC were uncomfortable even with this, the largest guarantee they have made in their history. Company insiders expressed concerns about Fedor's doughy physique, his inability to speak...
  19. Erin Toughill tapped as ‘Plan B’ for Carano vs Cyborg Aug. 15 main event
    It appears Strikeforce officials aren’t ‘weighting’ around to see if Aug. 15 headliners Gina Carano and ‘Cyborg’ Santos hit the 145-pound mark for their upcoming women’s championship bout as PFC...
  20. Czar Wars: Vadim ‘The Dream’ Finkelchtein still interested in negotiating with Dana White
    He just doesn’t like doing laundry in public… “There have been recent reports stating that talk between M-1 Global and the UFC regarding Fedor fighting in the UFC have ended. Like some of the other...
  21. Rich Franklin vs. Vitor Belfort, not Dan Henderson, new UFC 103 main event
    Following the demise of Affliction Entertainment, Vitor Belfort (16-8 MMA, 7-4 UFC) has signed with the UFC, replaced Dan Henderson (25-7 MMA, 5-2 UFC) and will fight Rich Franklin (25-4 MMA, 12-3...
  22. Tito Ortiz Back in UFC
    Former UFC light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz, one of the biggest pay-per-view draws in UFC history, has returned to the organization....
  23. Fedor: In his own words
    LINK TO VID Recap (in my words): He is NOT demanding co-promotion, but has a 3 fight deal with M-1 so for now, he has no choice. He also is not against exclusitivity. Doesn't think he's a great...
  24. Dana White hints UFC signing heavyweight Fedor Emelianenko now unlikely
    Despite perhaps the most advanced negotiations ever between the two parties, the Ultimate Fighting Championship is unlikely to sign Fedor Emelianenko to a UFC deal. UFC president Dana White today...
  25. Dana White confirms he'll jump off the roof of Mandalay Bay
    Dana talks about having to jump off the Mandalay Bay because of the UFC 100 buyrate hitting 1.5 million. He’s talking to Mandalay Bay and he’s going to do it. STORY
  26. Dana White confirms the addition of multiple former Affliction fighters
    During today’s conference call with the media, UFC President Dana White confirmed the addition of multiple former Affliction fighters to both the UFC and WEC roster. STORY
  27. Paul Daley Signs With UFC (Official This Time), UFC 103 Debut
    This time it's official. After apparently premature reports over the last day or so that former Cage Rage star Paul Daley had signed with UFC, Daley officially signed with the promotion a short time...
  28. Franklin Belfort @ 195
    The Junkie First the opponent, now the weight class? Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin's (25-4 MMA, 12-3 UFC) training plans continue to change, and a recently announced UFC 103...
  29. Josh Barnett's "B" sample also positive for anabolic steroid
    Josh Barnett, the would-be "Affliction: Trilogy" headliner who was denied a license for the fight because of a failed drug test, wasn't cleared of any wrongdoing by his "B" sample. In an email to...
  30. UFC 2009: Undisputed patch notes
    The martial arts fighting/wrestling game UFC 2009: Undisputed has received a patch update for Xbox 360 and European PS3 territories. A North American PS3 patch is said to be forthcoming. The patch...
  31. Joe Lauzon Responds To Boston Globe Editorial Calling MMA "Human Dogfighting"
    A recent editorial (July 29) in The Boston Globe likening MMA to "televised human dogfighting" in repsonse to recent efforts by Massachusetts & New York to legalize MMA has, not surprisingly, drawn...
  32. UFC Pioneer Patrick Smith Loses To UFC Veteran Kevin Jordan Friday Night
    A perfect 2009 came to an end last night for 46-year-old Patrick Smith, one of the competitors in the very first UFC event and the runner-up to Royce Gracie at UFC 2. He dropped a unanimous decision,...
  33. Dana White: “Dan Henderson is Definitely Next in Line for the Title Shot”
    WAR HENDO!!!!!! Linkmin
  34. Phil Baroni Moving on to Sengoku
    Phil Baroni Moves on to Sengoku While no opponent is confirmed, Baroni believes he will be facing Pride veteran Makoto Takimoto (5-5). Takimoto, though posting a .500 record, has faced unbelievably...
  35. The Case for Cruiserweight
    UFC 91. Randy Couture vs. Brock Lesnar for the prestigious UFC heavyweight championship. “The Natural” has overcome many obstacles in his heralded UFC career including being the “old-man,” but there...
  36. After UFC 89 suspension, teacher-student Chris Leben ready for UFC 102
    Prior to his UFC 89 bout with Michael Bisping, a flood of pre-event features focused on Chris Leben's transformation from the reckless and volatile cast member on "The Ultimate Fighter 1" to a...
  37. After self-described Rocky Balboa moment, Kurt Pellegrino refocused for UFC 101
    For UFC lightweight Kurt Pellegrino (13-4 MMA, 5-3 UFC), the decision to leave the warm weather of Florida for the less-friendly confines of Belmar, N.J., was a simple one. "I really wanted to win...
  38. Featherweight GP winner crowned, lightweight title claimed at "Sengoku Ninth Battle"
    Despite entering the contest with just a 1-1 record in the organization, and a 1-1-1 overall record in his past three contests, nine-time Shooto veteran Mizuto Hirota (12-3-1) capitalized on a brutal...
  39. Passed on for Nick Diaz fight, Strikeforce's Phil Baroni says future will be different
    Strikeforce welterweight brawler Phil Baroni (13-11) was the first person to raise his hand when the organization was in need for a replacement opponent for Nick Diaz. It's the warrior mentality that...
  40. Hominick vs. Taurosevicius, Corbbrey vs. Njokuani in the works for WEC 43 in Ohio
    Recently announced WEC signee Mark Hominick (16-8 MMA, 0-2 WEC) has agreed to meet fellow Affliction import Deividas Taurosevicius (10-3 MMA, 0-0 WEC) at WEC 43, while Anthony Njokuani (10-2 MMA, 1-1...
  41. TORRES READY TO PUSH BOWLES TO NEW LIMITS
    Known as one of the hardest workers both in training and in the fight, WEC bantamweight champion Miguel Torres has once again gone through the rigors of preparing to defend his title, this time...
  42. WHERE HE WANTS TO BE, BENAVIDEZ READY FOR CRUZ
    No longer in the shadow of his mentor and friend, Urijah Faber, Joseph Benavidez has risen through the ranks to stake claim as the next big thing in the 135-pound division. Set to face Dominick Cruz...
  43. Frank Mir: Miguel Torres Is the Best in MMA, Brian Bowles Could Beat Him
    Former UFC heavyweight champion Frank Mir will be the color commentator for WEC 42 Sunday night on Versus, and all this week he'll be providing his insight into the WEC fights. Today I ask Mir about...
  44. Akihiro Gono Expected to Make Full Recovery After Dan Hornbuckle KO Kick
    Japanese MMA fighter Akihiro Gono is expected to make a complete recovery after suffering head and neck injuries when he was knocked out by a brutal head kick from Dan Hornbuckle Sunday. Hornbuckle's...
  45. Is BJ Penn's Legacy on the Line at UFC 101?
    At UFC 101 BJ Penn finally gets to answer all the questions. Is he really the best lightweight in the world, or is he overrated? Fans have started questioning the strength of his wins at 155,...
  46. Wagnney Fabiano vs. Erik Koch set for WEC 43
    A featherweight bout pitting decorated Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt Wagnney Fabiano up against WEC newcomer Erik Koch has been inked for WEC 43. The news of the match-up between the two comes via...
  47. Franca vs. Griffin UFC 103 Fight Demoted to Prelim
    If Tyson Griffin takes another Fight Of The Night award, and he's got a good chance of it against Hermes Franca at UFC 103, the PPV crowd may not see it. Despite Griffin being 5-1 in his last 6...
  48. Demian Maia Knows How To Kick & Punch
    And his trainer, Eduardo Telles, tells the TATAME website that will surprise a lot of people at UFC 102, including Maia's foe-Nate Marquardt. Article
  49. Fedor Emelianenko Signs with Strikeforce
    Fedor Signs with Strikeforce Check out the link to read the official press release!!
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  50. Roger Huerta Almost Beat The Crap Out Of Kenny Florian At UFC 87
    Literally. The funny story was shared by Florian to a Philadelphia newspaper, who at UFC 87 apparently was pretty sick before his fight with Roger Huerta and had to go quite a bit. Florian won by...
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