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  1. Wanderlei Silva camp confirms medical procedure for ‘The Axe Murderer’
    link Strange pictures of Wanderlei Silva appeared last week are appearing to be true.
  2. ‘Great’ at middleweight: Nate Marquardt gunning for another shot at Anderson Silva
    link It’s no secret that UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva is running out of worthy opponents. His last two title defenses were widely criticized for being lackluster — due in large part to...
  3. Takanori Gomi Will Not Fight Again In 2009
    link Former PRIDE lightweight champion Takanori Gomi has stated on his personal blog that he will not fight this year since his new child is coming.
  4. NSAC approves of ‘Special’ Five Round Non-Title Fights
    link Out of the blue today came news that the NSAC will be meeting on August 19 to vote on a number of proposed rule changes outlined in this document (.pdf). One of the more note worthy proposals...
  5. Brock Lesnar vs Shane Carwin at UFC 106
    Sources close to the event have confirmed to **********.com that Brock Lesnar will make his first official title defense against Shane Carwin at UFC 106 on November 21 at the Mandalay Bay in Las...
  6. Adrenaline IV gets Chad Reiner vs. Forrest Petz, Houston Alexander vs. Sherman Pendergarst
    Four veterans of the Ultimate Fighting Championship meet in a pair of fights next month at Adrenaline MMA IV. A source close to the event told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) Houston Alexander...
  7. AFFLICTION VP ON NEGOTIATING WITH M-1 & FEDOR
    When the negotiations between the Ultimate Fighting Championship and M-1 Global, which represents Fedor Emelianenko, broke down last month, there weren't too many fans or critics surprised by the...
  8. Chris Leben Explains Steroid Use, Looks Forward to Turning The Page
    After a nine-month suspension for using steroids, UFC middleweight Chris Leben is soon to return to action. Usually in a situation like that, a fighter would have to worry about negative public...
  9. Phillipe Nover Subs for Kyle Bradley Against Sam Stout at UFC Fight Night 19
    The Ultimate Fighter 8 lightweight finalist Phillipe Nover has accepted a fight on four weeks notice to face Sam Stout at UFC Fight Night 19 on Sept. 16 in Oklahoma City, FanHouse has learned. Nover...
  10. Why Fedor Emelianenko's and M-1's Co-Promotion Requirement Could Ruin MMA
    "This simply isn't going to happen and not just because of the money. UFC has learned the main lesson of boxing's decline: You need to give people the fights they want to see. That can't be done when...
  11. Paul Bradley Signs With Strikeforce
    Highly regarded prospect and former Ultimate Fighter cast member Paul Bradley has signed a multi-fight contract with Strikeforce. FiveOuncesOfPain.com has learned of the news of the signing this...
  12. Cain Velasquez Talks Fatherhood, Shane Carwin and Brock Lesnar's Recent Antics
    Cain Velasquez (6-0) isn't buying into his own hype. The American Kickboxing Academy product is one of the brightest young stars in MMA, yet -- refreshingly -- he still feels he has a long way to go...
  13. Fedor's "Big Fight" May Not Be Until 2010
    So says Scott Coker. The Strikeforce CEO, in revealing plans for Fedor in the promotion, says the fighter's debut will be in October or November. They plan to have him fight a couple of times before...
  14. Alessio Sakara vs. Rousimar Palhares Rescheduled For 12/5
    The Alessio Sakara vs. Rousimar Palhares fight that was originally planned for UFC 101 has now been rescheduled for the TUF 10 Finale on December 5. The initial fight was scratched from 101 due to a...
  15. Thiago Tavares Off UFC 103
    The dreaded injury bug gets another one, this time it's Thiago Tavares. He was to have faced Jim Miller at UFC 103 but is now off due to a knee injury. No word yet on if UFC will try to find a...
  16. Gilbert Yvel Back In UFC?
    Possibly. There are reports that the Dutch Heavyweight, despite a history of rules violations and not-so-friendly exchanges with referees, is back in UFC or will be soon. His contract was reportedly...
  17. ROLI DELGADO VS. ANDRE WINNER AT UFC 105
    A lightweight bout has been added to the UFC's upcoming return to England on Nov 14 as "Ultimate Fighter" season 9 runner-up, Andre Winner, returns to action for the first time since the show's...
  18. UFC 105 updates: Paul Kelly v Dennis Siver
    Wolfslair lightweight Paul Kelly is to be matched with German lightweight Dennis Siver at UFC 105, Fighters Only has been told. A German source informed us on Thursday morning that the two have...
  19. Kennedy-Cummings Slated for Strikeforce Challenger Series
    Link Rising middleweight Tim Kennedy has agreed to a bout with undefeated newcomer Zak Cummings at Strikeforce’s next Challenger Series on Sept. 25 at the SpiritBank Center in Tulsa, Okla.
  20. Demian Maia: War and Peace
    Link Through 11 professional mixed martial arts battles, Maia has forged a similar reputation inside the cage. Renowned as a lethal jiu-jitsu practitioner – one of the best exponents the sport has...
  21. Yves Jabouin: One of Montreal’s Best Aims For America
    link For the past 24 years, ever since his mother left war-torn Haiti with her three small children in search of a new life, Yves Jabouin has called Montreal home. He is at a loss, however, to...
  22. The Plight and Prosperity of British MMA
    link Welcome to the fledgling world of British MMA. By all measurements, mixed martial arts has never been more popular on this side of the Atlantic. Media coverage, talent and public awareness...
  23. UFC 104: Ben Rothwell vs Cain Velasquez booked for Oct. 24
    link On the heels of Shane Carwin being scratched from UFC 104 to challenge Brock Lesnar for the division title in November, MMAmania.com (www.mmamania.com) can confirm that former IFL and...
  24. Josh Gross: Anderson Silva Wants to Fight at Heavyweight
    Anderson Silva wants big-money event fights. And he's willing to work at heavyweight to make sure they happen. Not only that, they already had an opponent in mind: Frank Mir. Disinterested by...
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  25. Thiago Alves vs. Paulo Thiago in the works for December's UFC 107 in Tennessee
    MMAJunkie In a bout sure to cause some commentating confusion, MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) has learned from sources close to the event that Paulo Thiago (11-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Thiago Alves...
  26. Showtime's Hershman Declares Ratings ‘Victory’
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  27. WEC’s Benson Henderson Sees His Opportunity To Strike
    Henderson wasn’t blinded by his opponents precision striking or lightning speed. Rather, the 25-year-old had such poor vision that he could barely make out figures and objects just feet in front of...
  28. Georges St. Pierre Likely to Defend His UFC Title Against Winner of Mike Swick/Martin Kampmann in 2010
    lilnk While no bout has yet been officially offered to St. Pierre, last month, UFC President Dana White announced that the winner of Sept. 19's UFC 103 matchup between Mike Swick and Martin Kampmann...
  29. UFC 103 Undercard to be Televised on Spike TV
    The “UFC 103: Franklin vs. Belfort” pay-per-view card is going toe-to-toe with the Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Juan Manuel Marquez HBO pay-per-view event on Sept. 19. The UFC is known for its creative...
  30. Shane Carwin ‘honored’ to fight Brock Lesnar at UFC 106
    “I have verbally been offered the fight with Brock and I have verbally accepted this fight. My manager and the UFC are handling the the details. I am honored that the UFC has given me this...
  31. MINOTAURO NOGUEIRA IS STILL IN THE GAME
    Three fights into his UFC career, former Pride and UFC champion Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira says the best is yet to come. And though his headlining fight with Randy Couture at UFC 102 may be long...
  32. Brandon Vera Prepares for UFC 102 With an Eye on Lofty Goals
    Brandon Vera has the loftiest goal imaginable for an MMA fighter, and even if you don't think he can do it, he's not afraid to say it publicly: Vera wants to hold the UFC heavyweight belt and the UFC...
  33. Randy Couture Proud of Protege Gina Carano
    UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture was in Gina Carano’s corner this past Saturday as she faced the toughest opponent of her career at “Strikeforce: Carano vs. Cyborg.” Although her supermodel-face...
  34. Couture Grateful for Nogueria Bout
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  35. Frank Mir plans on striking with Cheick Kongo at UFC 107
    “I think the advantage of being well rounded is not having to force anything. As long as we’re boxing with each other, I feel very comfortable against Cheick Kongo. Obviously I don’t want to eat one...
  36. Report: Chase Gormley meets Stefan Struve at UFC 104 heavyweight contest in October
    One of the names lost in the UFC's recent heavyweight match shuffling was undefeated prospect Chase Gormley (6-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC). The recent Affliction transfer was originally scheduled to face Ben...
  37. Having defeated Marloes Coenen, Belgian fighter Cindy Dandois says she's ready for "Cyborg"
    For a brief period in women's MMA, it seemed the fashionable thing to do was to call out fan favorite Gina Carano (7-1). Everyone wanted a piece of "The Face of Women's MMA," knowing that a win could...
  38. Paul Buentello Plots Next Move
    Paul Buentello is a man in limbo. After his fight against Gilbert Yvel was scrapped along with the entire Affliction promotion, "The Headhunter" is one of the few fighters from the "Trilogy" card who...
  39. Frank Mir: Fedor Emelianenko Is Ducking Top Fighters in UFC
    When Frank Mir owned the UFC interim heavyweight title, he always made clear that he didn't believe his own belt made him the best heavyweight in the world: Mir, like most MMA observers, said that...
  40. Dana White: Shane Carwin Hates Brock Lesnar
    "Brock is ready to go now and wants to fight," said White. "Carwin makes the most sense. He’s 11-0, and he’s been kicking the [expletive] out of everybody. [Gabriel] Gonzaga destroyed [Mirko] Cro Cop...
  41. Chuck to dance with Anna Trebunskaya
    Looking back now, it's hard to believe there was a time when we thought that continuing to fight in the UFC was the worst thing Chuck Liddell could do for his long-term health and career legacy. Then...
  42. Jim Miller to face UFC newcomer Steve Lopez on UFC 103 preliminary card
    With Thiago Tavares recently bowing out of a UFC 103 preliminary card matchup due to an injury, Jim Miller (14-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) will now fight UFC newcomer Steve Lopez (12-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC)....
  43. DirecTV to Drop Versus, WEC?
    Versus, formerly Outdoor Life Network, was rebranded in 2006 and is the home of the National Hockey League as well as collegiate sports from the Pac-10, Big 12, Mountain West and Ivy League...
  44. Video Post: Randy Couture Trains for Nogueira
    Randy Couture Trains for Nogueira Check out the video below as former UFC heavyweight champion Randy "The Natural" Couture trains for his UFC 102 bout with Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira.
  45. Report: Penn vs. Sanchez At 105
    Turns out Michael Bisping may not headline UFC 105 after all. According to InsideFights, a source within UFC says that BJ Penn's next UFC Lightweight Title defense against Diego Sanchez will happen...
  46. Dan Hardy v Dong Hyun Kim at UFC 105
    A source in Seoul tells us that the South Korean welterweight was offered the fight this week and has provisionally accepted. link
  47. Kang offered fight with Bisping at UFC 105
    Denis Kang has been offered a fight with Michael Bisping at UFC 105, Fighters Only has been able to confirm. link
  48. Frank Fertitta Jr., Father Of UFC Owners, Dies
    Frank Fertitta Jr., founder of Station Casinos and the father of UFC owners Frank Fertitta III and Lorenzo Fertitta, has died. He was 71. Frank Fertitta Jr. died earlier today following heart surgery...
  49. With "Little Nog" likely heading to UFC, Murilo "Ninja" Rua fills in at Bitetti Combat
    link After his twin brother first revealed earlier this week that Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is close to signing a deal with the UFC, MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) reported the fighter was...
  50. Krzysztof Soszynski says he's finally figured out mma's mental game
    link "I used to be such a bad mental fighter," Soszynski admitted. "Now everything has just turned around completely. Everything is coming together, and it's the perfect time for me to fight Brandon...
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