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  1. Rich Franklin's hernia surgery successful, UFC return still targeted for spring
    Former UFC middleweight champion and veteran fighter Rich Franklin underwent successful hernia surgery last week and still expects to return to the octagon this spring.J.T. Stewart, Franklin's...
  2. Diego Sanchez Contemplating Return To 170
    Diego "Nightmare" Sanchez has heavy things weighing on his mind.Heavy in the sense of what weight class he will next compete in. The New Mexico native on Sunday night left a somewhat cryptic message...
  3. Florida Commission Approves Bobby Lashley vs Jimmy Ambriz, But Strikeforce Isn't Sure if They Still Want Him
    Strikeforce officials had some matchmaking problems when the Florida State Boxing Commission vetoed the original fight between Lashley and Yohan Banks, stating that it was a clear mismatch. Shortly...
  4. Diaz To WW, Could Face Markham At 111
    It didn't take long-Nate Diaz has already decided his future, for now, is at Welterweight. His 170 debut could come at UFC 111 in March, where he could face Rory Markham, although a few possible...
  5. White says UFC Could Change Date of May 1 Card in Montreal
    http://www.tsn.ca/mma/story/?id=306732 The UFC is rethinking its May 1 date in Montreal. The calendar review is apparently due to rumblings that star boxer Floyd Mayweather may meet Shane Mosley the...
  6. UFC 113 scared to go head-2-head with mayweather?
    Any of my fellow Canadians planning on going to MTL on May 1st to see UFC 113 may not want to make any travel/hotel/time off work plans just yet.... The wheels are turning today in boxing and it...
  7. Canadian HW Hague Looks to Rebound at UFC 109
    http://www.tsn.ca/mma/story/?id=306716 Edmonton heavyweight Tim (The Thrashing Machine) Hague has run the gamut of emotions in his 109-second UFC career. Despite a broken nose, the six-foot-four...
  8. UFC Quick Quote: James Toney is laughing at Dana White
    Dana, Dana, Dana LINKMIN
  9. Yushin Okami vs. Lucio Linhares targeted for UFC Fight Night 21 on March 31
    A middleweight bout between Yushin Okami (23-5 MMA, 7-2 UFC) and recent UFC newcomer Lucio Linhares (13-5 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is likely to take place on March 31 at UFC Fight Night 21. Sources close to the...
  10. Mike Pierce vs. Rob Kimmons slated for UFC on Versus 1 on March 21
    The quickly filling UFC on Versus 1 fight card has another addition now that Mike Pierce (10-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Rob Kimmons (22-5 MMA, 2-2 UFC) have agreed to a welterweight fight at the March 21...
  11. Kampmann vs. Saunders set for UFC 111 main card, two bouts official for prelims
    Ultimate Fighting Championship executives today made official three additional bouts for the March 27 UFC 111 event in New Jersey, and one of them is set to air on the pay-per-view main card. A...
  12. Cheick Kongo vs. Paul Buentello set for March 21 at UFC on Versus 1
    A heavyweight bout that could have the octagon rocking is set now that strikers Cheick Kongo (14-6-1 MMA, 7-4 UFC) and Paul Buentello (27-11 MMA, 3-2 UFC) are signed to meet at UFC on Versus 1. The...
  13. Leonard Garcia and Diego Nunes verbally agree to WEC 47 bout
    Featherweights Leonard Garcia (13-5 MMA, 3-2 WEC) and Diego Nunes (13-1 MMA, 2-1 WEC) have verbally agreed to meet at WEC 47 in March, and bout agreements should be finalized in the coming week....
  14. WEC confirms Torres vs. Benavidez, Pulver vs. Vazquez for WEC 47 in March
    After recently announcing Miguel Torres (37-2 MMA, 5-1 WEC) and Jens Pulver (22-12 MMA, 1-4 WEC) will return at WEC 47 in March, World Extreme Cagefighting officials today confirmed their respective...
  15. Houston Alexander Loses Again
    Houston Alexander, the ex-UFC fighter who a few years ago looked like one of the sport's most promising light heavyweights, suffered a second-round TKO loss to a little-known opponent named Joey...
  16. After title loss, Diego Sanchez returning to UFC's welterweight division
    link After winning the first season of "The Ultimate Fighter" as a middleweight, emerging as a top contender at welterweight, dropping to lightweight and losing a title shot to champion B.J. Penn in...
  17. Josh Koscheck confirms UFC 113 co-headliner with Paul Daley, event date still May 1
    link Josh Koscheck (14-4 MMA, 12-4 UFC) will, in fact, meet fellow welterweight contender Paul Daley (23-8-2 MMA, 2-0 UFC) at UFC 113, and the bout will serve as the night's co-main event....
  18. With Haitian relatives now safe, WEC's Macken Semerzier asks fans for support
    link Most of us will never fully understand the amount of destruction this past week's earthquake delivered to the impoverished nation of Haiti. WEC featherweight Mackens Semerzier is not one of...
  19. UFC Cuts Kyle Bradley
    Another UFC fighter has gotten Das Boot today-Kyle Bradley, whose loss to Rafael Dos Anjos at UFN 20 proved to be his last. He was 1-3 in just over 2 years with UFC. Article
  20. UFC Re-Signs Rick Story
    Rick Story will likely be putting together another few stories in UFC before he's done, as he has signed a new 4-fight deal with UFC. He went through his old deal in just 1 year-he signed as a backup...
  21. Lesnar To Give Health Update Wednesday On ESPN
    In the latest chapter of "As The (Brock Lesnar) World Turns", a UFC official confirmed today that Lesnar will appear on ESPN Wednesday to update his health status. His appearance is scheduled for 11...
  22. Werdum vs. Fedor “99% confirmed” in April
    Fabrício Werdum revealed to TATAME.com that the rumored fight against Fedor Emelianenko will probably take place in April 16th. “The fight against Fedor is 99% confirmed to April 16th. I have three...
  23. Thiago on fighting Swick, being a cop MMA
    The exchanging between MMA teams is normal in USA. Preparing to his next fight on UFC 109, against Mike Swick, the light middleweight Paulo Thiago talked to TATAME about the train marathon that he’s...
  24. Exclusive: Nate Marquardt Is Going to Keep Beating Guys Until They Have to Give Him a Title Shot
    After spending all of 2009 making a strong case for himself as the UFC's top middleweight contender, Nate Marquardt finds himself facing Chael Sonnen at UFC 109 while Vitor Belfort leapfrogs him for...
  25. Gonzaga's Trainr, Alvan, To Face Jorge Rivera
    Many people in the MMA world know Marco Alvan for being the lead trainer for UFC heavyweight contender Gabriel "Napao" Gonzaga, but the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu black belt and Team Link founder is also an...
  26. Report: Paul Daley signs six-fight contract extension with the UFC
    British slugger Paul Daley (23-8-2, 2-0 in the UFC) has certainly let his presence be known since throwing his fists into the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight mix late last year....
  27. UFC Quick Quote: Frank Trigg doesn't see anyway Matt Serra can really beat him
    This isn't a guy you can take lightly. This is a guy that really knows what he's doing. He almost beat Matt Hughes. He's been in great wars before. He's a former champion. He knocked out GSP, or...
  28. Melvin Guillard Training With Greg Jackson for UFC 109
    It's hard to deny that Melvin Guillard has been blessed with some tremendous talents, including his dynamite hands and solid wrestling, and although his so-called "anti-jiu jitsu" has been streadily...
  29. Kimbo vs. Matt Mitrione targeted for UFC 113 in Montreal
    Get ready folks. The "Kimbo Show" is making its way to pay-per-view. A heavyweight matchup between "The Ultimate Fighter 10" cast members Kevin "Kimbo Slice" Ferguson (4-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Matt...
  30. Georges St-Pierre Talks About A Possible Move To Middleweight
    GSP!!! LINKMIN
  31. Gegard Mousasi vs. Mo Lawal: Is the Fight Happening Too Soon?
    Gegard Mousasi would King Mo LINKMIN
  32. Gegard Mousasi vs. “King Mo” Lawal targeted for May
    Linkmin the site is MMA M@FIA but 4 sum reason the site is cutting the link, i dont think we can write M@FIA
  33. Rashad vs. Rampage Likely For UFC 114, Not 113
    Blame Canada. Because the UFC 113 fight card for Montreal continues to be stacked to the gills with a bevy of great match-ups, the Rashad Evans vs. Quinton Jackson grudge match will likely be moved...
  34. Spike TV brings back "UFC Primetime" series for GSP vs. Hardy
    In anticipation of their UFC 111 main-event fight, UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre and challenger Dan Hardy will be featured in Spike TV's three-part "UFC Primetime" special. The series...
  35. Lashley Not Facing Ambriz At SF Miami
    Despite the FSBC approving the fight after the original fight was not approved, Strikeforce has announced Bobby Lashley will not face Jimmy Ambriz on 1/30. Ambriz was considered as a replacement...
  36. Lift The Ban Watch: New York To Try Legalizing MMA Again?
    It appears MMA legalization will get another chance in New York this upcoming year, as the state budget proposal from NY governor David Patterson reportedly includes a proposal to legalize MMA in the...
  37. Firas Zahabi Is Trying to Recruit Gegard Mousasi as a Sparring Partner For GSP
    As UFC welterweight champ Georges St. Pierre puts on more weight and continues to dominate every 170-pounder in his path, finding sparring partners who can push him is apparently becoming more of a...
  38. Charles 'Krazy Horse' Bennett arrested ... yet again
    Controversial lightweight fighter Charles Bennett (22-16-2) has run afoul of the law once again -- he was arrested for felony aggravated battery on Monday (Jan. 18), according to Sherdog.com.Bennett...
  39. Nam Phan In Title Fight,Eyeing Return To Japan
    After years of struggling to make his breakthrough, California fighter Nam Phan finally had his opportunity in 2009.Upon signing with Sengoku, Phan pulled off the victory of his career, defeating...
  40. Mike Brown Not Waiting Around For Title Shot
    Former World Extreme Cagefighting featherweight titleholder Mike Brown could wait to fight the winner of Jose Aldo and Urijah Faber, but he has no plans on waiting that long before getting back in...
  41. Trainer Says Edgar Not Afraid To Bang With B.J.
    Mike Constantino, one of his trainers, believes Edgar might be “The Answer” to Penn’s reign when discussing the match up with MMAWeekly.com recently.“I think Frankie poses a good shot,” said the AMA...
  42. As Kampmann preps for Saunders, future dates with Swick, Daley also in the plans
    UFC welterweight contender Martin Kampmann (16-3 MMA, 7-2 UFC) has twice been on the verge of a title shot, only to come up just short on each occasion.Such was the case when Kampmann was defeated...
  43. Despite apparent title snub, Hieron happy with Strikeforce and feeling "like a ninja"
    Simply put, Jay Hieron (18-4 MMA, 1-0 SF) has not always had the best of luck in his MMA career."The Thouroghbred" has endured the demise of both the IFL and Affliction, and he watched helplessly as...
  44. Cole Miller vs. Andre Winner targeted for lightweight bout at UFC Fight Night 21
    A lightweight matchup between "The Ultimate Fighter 5" veteran Cole Miller (16-4 MMA, 5-2 UFC) and "The Ultimate Fighter 9" finalist Andre Winner (10-3-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) is expected for UFC Fight Night...
  45. Fedor vs. Fabricio Werdum "99% Confirmed" For April 16 On CBS
    That's according to Werdum via the TATAME website. April 16 is the next CBS event, but where isn't known yet-rumors are it's Las Vegas but SF has yet to get the necessary promoter's license from the...
  46. Strikeforce Women’s Tourneys Launch in April
    The ladies have not been forgotten.Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker said two previously announced eight-woman tournaments, at 135- and 145-pounds, will kick off at the promotion’s Challengers event in...
  47. UFC champ Brock Lesnar slams Canadian health care but ready to fight this summer
    UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar announced his "miracle" recovery from a career-threatening digestive disease Wednesday while slamming the health care he received in Canada after falling sick...
  48. Wes Sims Likely Opponent for Bobby Lashley in Miami
    "From Yohan Banks to Jimmy Ambriz , it seems Strikeforce has finally found a worthy opponent for unbeaten heavyweight prospect Bobby Lashley . MMAFrenzy reported that UFC veteran Wes "A-Whole Show"...
  49. Brock Lesnar says high-protein diet to blame for ailment, vows permanent change
    While the MMA world has known about Brock Lesnar's struggle with various mystery ailments for several months now, few specifics made their way to the public. Today, following an appearance on ESPN's...
  50. Ross Pearson Returns At UFN 21, Opponent TBA
    TUF 9 Lightweight winner Ross Pearson will make his second official post-TUF appearance at UFN 21 in March, joining teammate and fellow TUF 9 castmate Andre Winner on the card. Pearson doesn't have...
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