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  1. Report: Mike Swick Scheduled for UFC 76
    One-time top middleweight contender and potential welterweight newcomer Mike Swick (10-2 MMA, 5-1 UFC) is the first rumored fighter to be added to September’s UFC 76 event. LINK
  2. UFCjunkie.com Source: Evan Tanner “Likely” to Return at UFC 76
    Former UFC middleweight champion Evan Tanner (32-6 MMA, 11-4 UFC), an ultra-popular MMA veteran who hasn’t fought in 14 months, will likely make his much-anticipated return to the Octagon at UFC 76...
  3. Forrest Griffin - Nothing Else Matters
    How do you describe 2006 for Forrest Griffin? Did his gallant stand in a close decision loss against former light heavyweight champion Tito Ortiz and a rematch victory over Stephan Bonnar make it his...
  4. Breaking News: Gracie Fails Drug Test.
    Mixed martial arts icon Royce Gracie (Pictures), best known as the slender gi-wearing Brazilian who twisted oversized competitors into knots during the early days of the Ultimate Fighting...
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  5. The Ultimate Fighter 5 Finale to Include Joe Lauzon vs. Brandon Melendez, Brian Geraghty vs. Matt Wiman
    Two additional fights featuring four non-finalists have been added to The Ultimate Fighter 5 Finale, which takes place June 23 at The Palms in Las Vegas. LINK
  6. Franklin: Under Pressure
    If Rich Franklin (Pictures) hopes to regain the UFC middleweight title anytime soon, he must be triumphant over Yushin Okami (Pictures) on Saturday. LINK
  7. Quick UFC 72 weigh-in video
    LINK Nice quick video, not much time wasted in watching it. Franklin looks pretty ripped... and who knew that Eddie Sanchez's nickname is "the Manic Hispanic" ?
  8. Report: Jon Fitch Might Face Karo Parisyan in Next Fight
    Jon Fitch (14-2 MMA, 6-0 UFC), who continued his perfect record in the UFC with a win over Roan Carneiro at Tuesday’s UFC Fight Night 10, could face fellow welterweight contender Karo Parisyan (17-4...
  9. IS TYSON GRIFFIN BACK ON TRACK?
    Highly touted as the next big star in the Ultimate Fighting Championship’s lightweight division, Tyson Griffin finds himself in unfamiliar territory… coming off of a loss. Tomorrow in Belfast,...
  10. Rich Franklin - Money Player
    Rich Franklin’s a helluva guy, but despite that soft-spoken demeanor, the former UFC middleweight champion doesn’t play well with others. In fact, when it comes to his athletic life, he’s downright...
  11. Gracie Maintains Innocence Regarding CSAC Results.
    Of the mixed martial artists that fought June 2 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, MMA pioneer Royce Gracie (Pictures) was likely the last man anyone would have tabbed a steroid user. However, on...
  12. Renzo ashamed of cousin Royce
    Link to Blog Wow. The Gracie Train is falling apart faster than Amtrack. On an interview with Taggradio , cousin Renzo does not mince his words, stating that Royce should be "ashamed" of...
  13. KARO PARISYAN'S TIP OF THE WEEK
    Karo Parisyan has gone 7-2 in the Ultimate Fighting Championship since debuting for the promotion in September of 2003. He is currently the #5 welterweight fighter in the MMAWeekly World MMA...
  14. “Ninja” Fails Physical, Off June 22 “Shamrock Vs. Baroni'’ PPV Card
    link LOS ANGELES (June 15, 2007) — Murilo “Ninja” Rua will not be fighting on the highly anticipated “Shamrock vs. Baroni” Friday, June 22 cage fight card extravaganza from the HP Pavilion in San...
  15. Franklin Hangs On, UFC Title Shot Next
    For two rounds it was as easy as a stroll in the park. Former UFC middleweight champion Rich Franklin (Pictures) was having his way with Yushin Okami (Pictures), easily sweeping the tall Japanese...
  16. Frank Trigg “Twinkle Toes” Interview
    Marlene: You’ve done a great job commentating on Pride Fights for FSN, are we looking to see you commentating for a while? Frank: I have no idea! I have no idea what’s going on with Pride, like...
  17. Bodog Fight Billionaire Makes UFC President an Offer He Can’t Refuse
    link In response to recent comments made by Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White, Bodog Fight founder Calvin Ayre is pleased to extend a once-in-a-lifetime offer to his mixed martial...
  18. Report: Vitale to replace “Ninja” Rua
    link Josh Gross from Sherdog.com is reporting that Niko Vitale has been tabbed to replace Murilo “Ninja” Rua to fight Joey Villasenor on the undercard of the Frank Shamrock vs. Phil Baroni main...
  19. White: Tito didn’t want to fight Forrest
    link On Saturday, UFC president Dana White continued his campaign of trying to kill the credibility of one of his biggest draws, Tito Ortiz. According to Iole, White tried to match Ortiz up with...
  20. More UFC 72 press conference notes
    link Those who will be receiving bonuses include Tyson Griffin and Clay Guida for “Fight of the Night,” Marcus Davis for “Knockout of the Night,” and Ed Herman for “Submission of the Night.” During...
  21. Bas Rutten Says Kimbo is a Great Fighter
    link Bas Rutten, posting at the Sherdog Forums, says Kimbo is one of the hardest-working fighters he's seen: OK guys, I have to say something here. I am training Kimbo right now, and I have to say...
  22. Blood on the Asphalt: The Hypocrisy of MMA Opponents
    link Brandon Garner is a professional mixed martial artist training North Carolina. But the 145-pounder, with a 4-1, record can't compete in his home state. The Tar Heel state's legislature banned...
  23. UFC Coming to Montreal — But Without George St. Pierre?
    UFC president Dana White says that the UFC will hold a show in Canada — in Montreal, to be more specific — and that it will happen in October of this year. LINK
  24. Tommy Morrison; “I Just Have to Keep Winning”
    Last Saturday, Tommy “The Duke” Morrison stepped into the Octagon for the first time ever, but this was not a normal mixed martial arts contest. Morrison drew a lot of criticism for allegedly...
  25. Who’s Now? It’s got to be 'The Natural'
    What makes an Ultimate Sports Star? That’s what ESPN is attempting to find out this summer when it puts together 32 professional athletes from fan nominations, groups them in brackets, NCAA...
  26. Rumor: Ken Shamrock to replace Matt Hamill against Michael Bisping @ UFC 75
    According to the Fight Network Ken Shamrock is coming out of retirement to face Bisping at UFC 75. This is a lot more interesting than Matt Hamil....
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  27. Chuck Liddell is ready for another fight
    As odd as it is to hear, the “former” UFC Light Heavyweight Champion, Chuck Liddell joined MMAWeekly’s SoundOff Radio last week for the first time since his disappointing 1st round KO loss to Quinton...
  28. Lorenzo Fertitta: UFC Headed to Germany, Italy, Spain and Australia
    Following the success of Saturday’s UFC 72 event in Northern Ireland, UFC owner Lorenzo Fertitta says that the UFC will head to Germany in 2008, and soon, will also put on events in Italy, Spain and...
  29. Report: Ken Shamrock Confirms Negotiations with UFC
    Today’s report that Michael Bisping will face UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock at a September UFC card in London was met with a variety of reactions — confusion, frustration and especially some...
  30. UFC 75 BRINGS THE CHAMPIONS TO LONDON SEPT. 8
    London, England (UK) – After an absence of over five years the Ultimate Fighting Championship® (UFC®) organization will bring the world’s most exciting live sports event back to London on Saturday...
  31. Assembly passes legislation to legalize MMA in Illinois
    The Illinois General Assembly passed a legislation Wednesday to legalize and regulate mixed martial arts in Illinois, reports the Chicago Tribune. To finalize the measure, Governor Rod Blagojevich...
  32. CSAC: Gracie's Results Off The Chart.
    In the wake of Royce Gracie's (Pictures) positive test for steroids, the California State Athletic Commission released details Monday that the Brazilian mixed martial arts icon showed such elevated...
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  33. Diaz Doing the Family Name Proud
    Thomas Gerbasi, UFC - Hours and hours of torturous training, dealing with various aches and pains in muscles you didn't even know existed, pre-fight tension so thick you could cut it with a knife,...
  34. Penn’s Got Five Years worth of Payback on His Mind
    The morning after. It's when the adrenaline dies down and when reality sets in. On the morning of January 12, 2002, BJ Penn didn't like how his world had changed in the previous 12 hours. After...
  35. Dana White: Dissolving of PRIDE Fighting Championships a “Possibility”
    Frank and Lorenzo Fertitta, owners of Zuffa LLC (the UFC’s parent company), finalized their purchase of PRIDE Fighting Championships last month, and UFC president Dana White hasn’t ruled out the...
  36. Dana White: I’ve Talked to Kurt Angle, But He’d Get “Destroyed” in MMA
    Dana White recently confirmed that he’s again opened discussions with 1996 Olympic gold medalist and WWE/TNA “professional wrestler” Kurt Angle about a possible mixed-martial-arts debut with the UFC....
  37. Report: Michael Bisping vs. Matt Hamill Still “Scheduled”
    Despite rumors saying Michael Bisping will fight UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock at September’s London UFC event, The Ultimate Fighter 3 light heavyweight is still scheduled to face his original...
  38. Head Coach Says Penn Will Be Ready On LW Return.
    Even in the usually fascinating world of mixed martial arts, Rudy Valentino stands out as one of its most interesting figures. In addition to his head coach duties for former UFC welterweight...
  39. New Five Star Radio
    There was so much this week that one show would not suffice, so days before Mike heads to San Jose for Strikeforce, he sits down and previews both that show and the TUF 5 Finale. Plus, we even have a...
  40. Frank Shamrock vs. Phil Baroni on June 22
    This Friday in San Jose, former UFC middleweight champ and MMA legend Frank Shamrock takes on Phil Baroni in a fight that has been building up for close to a year now. The two fighters square off for...
  41. Baroni, "Ninja" Cleared to Fight Friday
    Hurdles in the way of Phil Baroni (Pictures) and Murilo Rua's (Pictures) anticipated fights Friday in San Jose, Calif. have been cleared, California State Athletic Commission Executive Officer...
  42. Preview of Shamrock v. Baroni
    "For Shamrock, a win over someone like Baroni, not considered top 10 at MW, but certainly someone that is a game fighter, would go a long way towards reestablishing his reputation. It wouldn’t fully...
  43. Report: Serra vs. Hughes to Headline November Event in New Jersey
    UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra (8-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC) will make his first-ever title defense against former champ Matt Hughes (41-5 MMA, 15-3 UFC) at a November pay-per-view event in New Jersey —...
  44. Krazy Horse In The Bing...Not Looking Good
    Well, Krazy Horse got himself locked up last week, with multiple parole violations. Gary Shaw has been trying to "spring" him, but it's not looking good. There was no bail set, and Charles Bennett is...
  45. War of Words Continues As Fight Looms.
    SAN JOSE, Calif., June 20 -- With doubts lingering around Friday's co-promoted Strikeforce-EliteXC pay-per-view card, EliteXC president Gary Shaw cleared the air during a press conference Wednesday....
  46. Size Matters.
    Gas up the DeLorean and revisit 2002. The UFC (and by extension, mixed martial arts) was watching its vital signs emit only the occasional burp of vitality. Link.
  47. Gamburyan’s Relentless Charge leads him to Vegas Saturday
    Entering season five of The Ultimate Fighter reality show, most believed that at best, Manvel ‘Manny’ Gamburyan would possibly do enough to warrant an undercard bout on the season finale card, but...
  48. Report: Dave Terrell Could Return to UFC in 2007
    Oft-injured former middleweight contender Dave Terrell (6-2 MMA, 2-1 UFC) could return to the UFC as soon as this year — and he’d do so as a 205-pounder, according to the official Web site for Gracie...
  49. Maynard Eager to 'Bully' the 155 Pound Division
    Gray Maynard thought he was done when it came to competitive athletics. A three-time All-American wrestler for Michigan State, Maynard had fallen short of his dream of making the 2004 Olympic team,...
  50. Roger Huerta - Still Hungry
    The phone call came out of the blue, but given the way Roger Huerta’s career had taken off in the previous six months, nothing was going to be too surprising. When the UFC called, it was usually...
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