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  1. After title defense, Strikeforce champ Cris "Cyborg" Santos likely to get Erin Toughill next
    SUNRISE, Fla. – With another dominating victory and her first title defense under her belt, Strikeforce women's lightweight champion Cristiane "Cyborg" Santos can now look to her next challenge. As...
  2. Diaz Not Impressed with Likely Challengers Hieron, Sakurai
    Diaz Not Impressed with Likely Challengers Hieron, Sakurai link
  3. Bellator adds DREAM vet Joe Warren to season-two featherweight tourney
    Bellator's season-two tournaments continue to take shape, and the organization today announced another solid addition to the 145-pound field. Three-time DREAM veteran and world-class wrestler Joe...
  4. Strikeforce champ Nick Diaz says Georges St-Pierre just fine for his next opponent
    For as much praise as new Strikeforce welterweight champion Nick Diaz (21-7 MMA, 3-0 SF) receives for his grappling prowess, it's his voluminous striking attack that has led to his most recent surge...
  5. Despite initial one-sided affair, Strikeforce's Robbie Lawler said he stuck to game plan
    SUNRISE, Fla. – Early Sunday morning on AirTran Airways flight 68 from Fort Lauderdale, Fla., to Atlanta, Robbie Lawler and friend/training partner Matt Hughes slowly made their way down the aisle...
  6. Agent Talks Hieron Free Agency; UFC an Option
    There are no guarantees in life or in the fight game. That's the motto that Jay Hieron has lived his life by lately due to some unfortunate timing and opponent changes that left the former IFL...
  7. K-1 Strikers "Would Kick The S**t" Out Of Fedor
    That's the boasting of Martijn De Jong, MMA coach for Alistair Overeem, throwing down the gauntlet when it comes to his fighter ever taking on Fedor Emelianenko. De Jong feels Fedor's striking is...
  8. Shine Fights SIgns Braulio Estima
    Shine Fights still isn't finished with their signing spree they've been on since late last year. Their newest signing is Braulio Estima, the under-88kg and Absolute division champion of the 2009 ADCC...
  9. Escudero's Elbow On Mend, UFC 114 Fight "Only Talk"
    UFC lightweight Efrain Escudero, who was injured in a submission loss to Evan Dunham last month, will go undergo an MRI this week to determine when he can return to the cage. After the UFC Fight...
  10. Loiseau Finally Gets Charity Fight, Headlines MFL 2
    After his pleas for a charity fight initially fell on deaf ears, David Loiseau has finally secured a bout–the proceeds of which will benefit victims of the January earthquake in Haiti. He'll face...
  11. Mostapha Al Turk Off UFC 109, Rolles Gracie To Fight Jon Madsen or Joey Beltran
    Previously reported visa issues will prevent Mostapha Al Turk from fighting Rolles Gracie this Saturday at UFC 109, but it’s not yet clear who the newcomer Gracie will fight at the February 6...
  12. Matyushenko says recent setback beneficial for UFC on Versus 1 appearance
    As UFC light heavyweight Vladimir Matyushenko (23-4 MMA, 4-2 UFC) finalizes his preparation for a March 21 contest with Eliot Marshall (8-1 MMA, 3-0 UFC) at UFC on Versus 1, "The Janitor" admits the...
  13. Manager: Despite antics, cage clown Wes Sims came to win at "Strikeforce: Miami"
    At this past Friday's weigh-ins, Wes Sims was holding court and proudly showing off a T-shirt with a supposed strip club of a sponsor. At Saturday's "Strikeforce: Miami" event, Sims kicked off his...
  14. Nate Diaz vs. Rory Markham welterweight fight added to UFC 111 prelims
    Nate Diaz (11-5 MMA, 6-3 UFC) moves up a weight class to fight Rory Markhman (16-5 MMA, 1-1 UFC) next month on the preliminary card of UFC 111. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) first reported the...
  15. King of the Cage to air monthly on HDNet
    HDNet on Monday announced a multi-year partnership with "Mark Burnett Presents: King of the Cage," in which, under terms of the agreement, the network will feature live "King of the Cage" events...
  16. Couture goes back to his roots for Coleman
    It was 1989 when Randy Couture first ran into Mark Coleman. At that time, the two were both competing on the wrestling circuits, and they met in a Freestyle match-up that saw Coleman get the best of...
  17. Murilo 'Ninja' Rua Targeting Back-to-Back DREAM, Shine Fights
    Murilo "Ninja" Rua is looking forward to a busy spring. The brother of UFC's "Shogun" and a former EliteXC middleweight champion, Rua is eyeing fights in the coming months at DREAM.13 and Shine...
  18. Five Things We Learned From Watching Strikeforce: Miami
    With another Strikeforce event in the books and some time to reflect on what we saw last Saturday night, it's time for some observations based on our perfect hindsight. What, if anything, did Nick...
  19. SF Miami Ratings: 517,000 Viewers, 52% Increase Over Evolution
    The ratings for Saturday's Strikeforce Miami event have been announced: The event drew 517,000 viewers on Showtime, a 52% increase over the 341,000 for SF Evolution in December. That means roughly 4%...
  20. Strikeforce Miami Medical Suspensions
    The Florida State Boxing Commission has announced the medical suspensions from Saturday's Strikeforce Miami event. It was not good to be a loser, as all the main card losers were among 8 suspended...
  21. Jose Canseco Calls Out Hershel Walker
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  22. Diego Sanchez welterweight return targeted for UFC 114 against John Hathaway
    He's back. After coming up short against BJ Penn in his Dec. 12 bid for the 155-pound crown, Diego Sanchez (21-3) will make his return to the welterweight division opposite John Hathaway at the...
  23. Evan Dunham vs. Tyson Griffin likely for June's UFC 115 in Vancouver
    mmajunkie For love or money, Sin City always takes the latter when it comes to the fight game. MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) has learned that training partners Evan Dunham (10-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC)...
  24. Heavyweights Todd Duffee and Mike Russow agree to meet at UFC 114 in May
    mmajunkie A heavyweight matchup between top prospect Todd Duffee (6-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and near-12-year veteran Mike Russow (12-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) is in the works for UFC 114. The bout was first reported...
  25. UFN 21 Announced For North Carolina
    UFC officially announced UFC Fight NIght 21 today, the event will take place on March 31 in Charlotte, NC. The main event and co-main event were also confirmed, those being Kenny Florian vs. Takanori...
  26. Sengoku Raiden Championships 12 matchups include champ Jorge Santiago, Wilson Reis
    World Victory Road officials today announced three bouts for their next event, Sengoku Raiden Championships 12, and notable competitors include middleweight title-holder Jorge Santiago and former...
  27. Roy Nelson vs. Stefan Struve at UFC Fight Night 21
    The "Ultimate Fighter" meets "The Skyscraper" in North Carolina on March 31. Roy Nelson, the season 10 winner from the popular reality show, faces Stefan Struve in a heavyweight contest on the...
  28. UFN 21 Main Card Finalized
    In addition to announcing the date and venue today, UFC also announced the full main card for UFC Fight Night 21 in March. The previous headline fights of Kenny Florian vs. Takanori Gomi & Roy Nelson...
  29. Strikeforce Miami Fighter Payouts
    The FSBC has released the official fighter payouts from Strikeforce Miami this past weekend. The total disclosed payouts were $469,600 with the largest share-$100,000-going to both Nick Diaz and...
  30. WEC on PPV- Aldo, Faber, Cerrone, Henderson, and Brown.
    Finally the WEC has made it to PPV. Somewhat disappointing that it's $44.99 as opposed to free on Versus, but they deserve to be. WEC has been putting on great cards and great fights for the fans...
  31. Griffin-Nogueira Now Likely For UFC 114, Not 113
    Despite original reports that the fight was planned for UFC 113 in Montreal, Forrest Griffin vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is now being targeted for UFC 114 instead. It's noy yet known why UFC plans...
  32. UFC 109's Mac Danzig: If I don't beat Justin Buchholz, I don't belong in the UFC
    Where in the world did Mac Danzig go? "The Ultimate Fighter 6" winner was on the scene one day in Las Vegas, training with the world's best, a UFC contract in hand. Then, he was gone. Danzig, 30,...
  33. Tapout Opens Charles "Mask" Lewis Theater
    TapouT officials on Monday night opened the Charles “Mask” Lewis Theater at it’s headquarters in Grand Terrace, Calif., and held it‘s inaugural event, a premiere of the movie "Unrivaled.” Named in...
  34. Yoshida vs. Guymon added to UFC 113 Prelims
    A welterweight match-up has been added to the preliminary card for UFC 113 in Montreal as Japanese Judoka, Yoshiyuki Yoshida, will square off against Mike "Joker" Guymon. The bout was confirmed to...
  35. Colt Toombs -- Son of 'Rowdy' Roddy Piper -- to Make Pro Debut Thursday
    After an unbeaten amateur run, Colt Toombs will make his professional debut on Thursday night in an undercard bout during a Tachi Palace Fights card in Leemore, Calif. Toombs is the son of former...
  36. Mark Coleman Hasn't Changed His Style In 13 Years
    That's coming from his opponent this weekend, Randy Couture. "The Natural" believes his cardio and Greco-Roman background is going to overwhelm "The Hammer’s" one-dimensional wrestling. And it's the...
  37. Rory Markham Is Going To Stand His Ground, Puff Out His Chest And Throw Down Against Nate Diaz
    In other words, he's going to fight Nate Diaz like Nate Diaz. ""I think it’s a very interesting match-up. I like the kid’s style. I think we can definitely relate to each other – we stand our ground,...
  38. Shane Carwin Won't Be Listening To Frank Mir Talk
    Evidently he doesn't fancy himself a pre-fight trash talker like Mir does. Carwin says if people want a great fight they don't need to talk-they just need to tune in. And yes, Carwin predicts a KO....
  39. UFC makes Nate Quarry vs Jorge Rivera and Yushin Okami vs Lucio Linhares official for Fight Night 21
    Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) recently bolstered the already-stacked fight card for its Fight Night 21 event going down on March 31 from the Bojangles Coliseum in Charlotte, North Carolina, on...
  40. UFC 112: Ricky Story vs Nick Osipczak planned for Abu Dhabi on April 10
    A welterweight match up between Ricky "Horror" Story and Nick Osipczak has been added to the UFC 112 card set to take place on April 10 from Abu Dhabi, the home of Zuffa's newest business partners,...
  41. Bellator FC headed to Kansas City with four events in 2010
    Under the terms of the agreement, four Bellator MMA events will be staged at the highly popular Kansas City Power & Light District, which is owned and managed by The Cordish Company, a...
  42. With Rakoczy up next, Frausto already eyeing showdown with Tate at Strikeforce
    Prior to fast-rising female prospect Zoila Frausto's (4-0) Showtime appearance at this past November's "Strikeforce Challengers IV" event, not many people outside of the California fight scene had...
  43. Paul Taylor moving to lightweight, signs to fight John Gunderson at UFC 112
    Paul Taylor (10-5-1 MMA, 3-4 UFC) has dropped from welterweight to lightweight and signed to fight John Gunderson (22-7 MMA, 0-1 UFC) at UFC 112 in April.Sources close to both competitors told...
  44. Tachi Palace Fights' Nam Phan balances fighting aspirations with role model duties
    "When I fight, I try to be a role model with the young Asian-Americans around here," Phan recently told MMAjunkie.com Radio (www.mmajunkie.com/radio). "When I was brought up, there was no...
  45. MMA Quick Quote: Herschel Walker contemplates April 2010 return
    "I’m going get back into the gym and say I’d love to have another fight, and I’m gonna work hard, but I’m leaving it my trainers and coaches’ hands and the fighters at the gym. If they think I’m not...
  46. UFC 114: Chris Leben vs Aaron Simpson possibly set for May 29
    Hard-hitting Chris Leben (19-6) and undefeated Aaron Simpson (7-0) have agreed to throw leather in a middleweight bout at UFC 114 from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, on May 29,...
  47. Dana White confirms Kimbo Slice vs. Matt Mitrione on tap for UFC 113
    LAS VEGAS – UFC president Dana White confirmed that a previously reported bout between "The Ultimate Fighter 10" cast members Kevin "Kimbo Slice" Ferguson (4-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) and Matt Mitrione (1-0...
  48. Matt Veach vs Paul Kelly Added To UFC 112 Card
    Now that the UFC has officially announced the upcoming card set for Abu Dhabi, more fights are being added everyday and the latest is a lightweight showdown between HIT Squad fighter, Matt Veach and...
  49. Scott Coker Talks Alistair Overeem, Herschel Walker and More
    - Alistair Overeem will defend the Strikeforce Heavyweight Title in May. Opponent is yet to be determined. - Erin Toughill will be the next opponent for Cris Cyborg, targeting a late summer title...
  50. Wilson Reis Off SRC 12
    Although World Victory Road has announced him as competing at Sengoku 12 on 3/7, it now turns out that Wilson Reis will not compete at the event. No exact reason given beyond undisclosed reasons, but...
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