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  1. Vera Undergoes Surgery, No Sparring for 4-6 Months
    Brandon Vera will undergo facial surgery on Thursday evening to correct a dislocated cheekbone incurred in his first-round defeat to Jon Jones at UFC on Versus 1 last Sunday, said his manager Matt...
  2. What's Next for Brandon Vera?
    What's Next for Brandon Vera? After a short night against the rising Jon Jones last Sunday at "UFC on Versus 1" Brandon "The Truth" Vera finds himself with back-to-back losses. Any fighter in his...
  3. Spike TV and UFC launch UltimateFighter.com, "The Ultimate Fighter" episodes now online
    Perhaps the single biggest contributor to the Ultimate Fighting Championship's recent growth spurt will now have a worldwide audience. Spike TV today announced every episode of its and the UFC's...
  4. April DREAM Event In Korea Off
    According to a Korean MMA website, a scheduled 4/24 DREAM event in South Korea is now off. The reason for the cancel seems to be some star fighters not being available in April (Hong Man Choi and...
  5. UFC Cuts Eric Schafer
    According to a post he made on The Underground forums, Eric Schafer has been cut by UFC. He was 3-4 overall in UFC but his second run ended like the first one-with the Losing Streak Of Doom. He lost...
  6. UFC Undisputed 2010 Packs New Modes, Moves, Fighters Into May's Title
    First time I've made a news post here, didn't see this posted yet. --- After seeing tremendous success with mixed martial arts game UFC Undisputed 2009, THQ is back this year to show of a game...
  7. Athletic commission gives UFC conditional approval for event
    Vancouver The Vancouver Athletic Commission gave conditional approval Wednesday for an Ultimate Fighting Championship event at GM Place on June 12. The mixed martial arts event at the 19,000-seat...
  8. Alves To Have Outpatient Surgery For Brain Irregularity
    Thiago Alves will be required to undergo minor surgery to correct the brain "irregularity" that prompted his withdrawal from UFC 111. He's scheduled to have the procedure Wednesday. No word on a...
  9. "The Ultimate Fighter 11" preview details new format with "wild-card" berths
    With the debut episode of "The Ultimate Fighter 11" just four days away, the UFC and Spike TV have released a five-minute preview clip available on the new official Web site of the series,...
  10. UFC 111 fighter Rory Markham fined $1,000; trainer says weight-cutting went "haywire"
    Rory Markham will take home $1,000 less than he planned. Nick Lembo of the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board today confirmed with MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) via email that Markham was...
  11. UFC Primetime Episode 3: 613,000 Viewers
    MMAPayout.com has learned that the third episode of UFC Primtime: GSP vs. Hardy drew an average audience of 613,000 viewers on Wednesday night. Payout Perspective: Episode 1: 1,000,000 Episode 2:...
  12. Cub Swanson Off WEC 48
    The injury curse may be no match for Cub Swanson's hands. His oft-injured hands have cost him another fight, as he's now off WEC 48 because of it. He was to have faced Chan Sung Jung. Leonard Garcia...
  13. UFC 111 suspensions: Palhares receives disciplinary action, Riddle out indefinitely
    link NEWARK, N.J. – The New Jersey State Athletic Control Board issued medical suspensions to six of the competitors from Saturday night's "UFC 111: St-Pierre vs. Hardy" event, and an additional...
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  14. UFC 111 bonuses: Carwin, Pellegrino, Hamman and Wallace earn $65K each
    link NEWARK, N.J. – Shane Carwin, Kurt Pellegrino, Jared Hamman and Rodney Wallace each earned $65,000 fight-night bonuses for their performances at Saturday's "UFC 111: St-Pierre vs. Hardy" event....
  15. Maybe Dan Miragliotta Is A Big Frank Mir Fan
    Shane Carwin thinks so. He commented on Miragliotta's sometimes quick break-ups and the end of the fight to Fox Sports afterwards: "I was confident in the game plan my coaches crafted. I would never...
  16. GSP Was Not Impressed With His Performance
    Seriously. Evidently an absolutely dominant peformance and almost lopsided decision marks over Dan Hardy weren't good enough for the champ, who has other hopes for the fight. "I was not that pleased...
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  17. Shane Carwin: Back And Ready For War
    Shane Carwin: Back and Ready for War One minute and forty-eight seconds. That's the average length of Shane Carwin's four bouts in the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Two of those four bouts were...
  18. Cain Velasquez Next For Lesnar-Carwin Winner
    Even if Shane Carwin is able to face Brock Lesnar in July as planned, Cain Velasquez is getting his title shot anyway. Dana White has confirmed that Velasquez will be next in line for the...
  19. SF: Overeem-Rogers Is For The Title
    At long last, Alistair Overeem is finally defending his Strikeforce Heavyweight Championship. SF officials confirmed over the weekend that Overeem vs. Brett Rogers on 5/15 will be for the title. At...
  20. They're Going To Need The Hulk To Ref Lesnar-Carwin
    Or perhaps 2 refs according to Dana White. It could be the real Clash Of The Titans. "I think a lot of people are happy that Lesnar's back and this is a real heavyweight fight with two real...
  21. Bonnar vs. K-Sos Rematch Targeted For UFC 116
    Stephan Bonnar's hoped-for rematch with Krzyzstof Soszynski appears to be in the works, and if the plan holds he'll get it at UFC 116. Bonnar says he recently received a contract for the rematch on...
  22. Hardy cleared for quick return despite arm contortion
    Dan Hardy has been cleared to make an immediate return to the gym following his UFC 111 defeat to Georges St-Pierre, but Rousimar Palhares will not fight again until July at the earliest. There were...
  23. Thiago Silva Targeting Summer Return, Possibly UFC 116
    After dealing with serious back injuries, including 3 herniated discs that left him virtually bedridden prior to his January fight with Rashad Evans, Thiago Silva says he's now recovered and back in...
  24. Report: Vancouver no longer hosting UFC 115, Cincinnati under consideration
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship's first trip to Vancouver may have to wait a little longer. The Canadian Press today issued a report citing a UFC source who said the Canadian city will no longer...
  25. Shane Carwin Was Very Close To Not Fighting Frank Mir At UFC 111
    He very nearly became another Thiago Alves-he apparently had some brain concerns, as he noted on a blog post on his website, shane-carwin.com: "The week leading into this fight was hectic. I was...
  26. K-1 Bans Clinch Strikes
    K-1 Here's how the new rules are written, via K-1's official web site:Attacking an opponent while holding a neck of an opponent with both hands is considered a foul technique. A fighter is allowed...
  27. Chuck Liddell says 3rd fight with Tito Ortiz "...is still on"
    UFC light heavyweight Chuck Liddell says he still expects to fight nemesis Tito Ortiz – he's earned it, after all. Liddell (21-7 MMA, 16-6 UFC), who coaches opposite Ortiz (15-7-1 MMA, 14-7-1 UFC) on...
  28. Five fights added to April's "Strikeforce: Nashville" non-televised lineup
    The non-televised portion of Strikeforce's second network-televised card is all but filled. In addition to a middleweight matchup between Hunter Worsham and Zach Underwood reported earlier today by...
  29. Nick Catone vs. John Salter preliminary bout completes May's UFC 113 lineup
    A middleweight bout pitting Nick Catone (8-2 MMA, 2-2 UFC) vs. John Salter (4-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is official for May's UFC 113 preliminary card and completes the event's 11-bout lineup. MMAjunkie.com...
  30. Roy Nelson Has an Eye on the Heavyweight Belt
    Roy Nelson isn't like most Ultimate Fighter winners. Nelson, who won Season 10 of the UFC's reality show, has already been the heavyweight champion of an MMA promotion (the International Fight...
  31. Brian Stann Strongly Considering Move to Middleweight Division
    Brian Stann suffered a one-sided defeat to Phil Davis at UFC 109, which left the former WEC light heavyweight champion wondering whether he would best be served dropping down to middleweight. When...
  32. Semmy Schilt: Everyone Can Shut Up About My Fighting Style
    Semmy Schilt is defending his K-1 super heavyweight title against Errol Zimmerman Saturday at the K-1 World Grand Prix 2010 in Yokohama, and K-1 is promoting the fight as a clash of styles -- and as...
  33. Chuck Liddell: I Hope Jake Shields Signs With UFC
    Chuck Liddell, who hand-picked Jake Shields to be an assistant coach on Team Liddell for this season's The Ultimate Fighter 11, wants to see the Strikeforce middleweight champion make the...
  34. Ryan Couture's Final Amateur Fight Ends in Controversey
    Ryan Couture, son of UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture, stepped inside the ring for the final time as an amateur last Friday and fought to a draw against Sean Bollinger -- despite going unconscious...
  35. IT'S PERSONAL: Chuck Liddell plans 3rd KO of Tito Ortiz
    The relationship between Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz could be described as volatile to even the most casual viewer that's ever heard the two former champions talk about each other. When things get...
  36. MFC 25: Thales Leites vs Jesse Taylor announced for May 7
    Fresh off signing a two-fight deal with the Maximum Fighting Championship, Jesse "JT Money" Taylor has garnered a spot in the main event for MFC 25: Vindication. Taylor (14-5) will meet Thales Leites...
  37. Rashad Evans and Houston Alexander seeking 'Vengeance' in November 2010
    Hollywood, CA (USA) - Mixed martial arts stars "Suga" Rashad Evans and Houston "The Assassin" Alexander are set to make their big screen debuts in Danny Trejo's Vengeance, an upcoming film expected...
  38. UFC 111 Prelims Ratings Slam-Dunked By Hoops
    The ratings for the UFC 111 Prelims special on Spike are out, and the NCAA Tournament caused the ratings to take a big hit. Only 1.2 million watched the hour on Spike, down 37% from the series-high...
  39. Now a "company man," UFN 21's Roy Nelson wants Stefan Struve's "European belt"
    The wisecracking Roy Nelson is back. The 6-foot, round-bellied winner of "The Ultimate Fighter 10" has a tall order in front of him – literally – tomorrow when he faces 6-foot-11 Stefan Struve in the...
  40. NJ Commission Clarifies Why Pellegrino's Face Plant Was Legal
    When Kurt Pellegrino freed himself of a rear-naked choke by face planting his opponent into the canvas at this past weekend's UFC 111 event, one question quickly came to mind: How in the hell did...
  41. Vitale vs. Rua Scratched From Shine Fights 5/15 Event
    The recent injury curse that's affected the major MMA promotions has spread to the smaller ones. A knee injury suffered recently by Falaniko Vitale has forced him off the upcoming Shine Fights event...
  42. Bellator Confirms Lombard-Filho NON-TITLE Fight
    Bellator Fighting Championships announced today that its reigning middleweight champion, Hector Lombard, will fight a non-title "Super Fight" against former WEC Champion Paulo Filho at Bellator 18....
  43. Dana White “Working On Something” for Georges St-Pierre & Welterweight Division
    With welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre on the verge of lapping the entire 170-pound division after running through Dan Hardy on Saturday night, Dana White believes he has an ace in the hole for...
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  44. Coach: Alves’ Procedure Successful
    Former UFC welterweight title challenger Thiago Alves underwent a successful medical procedure to mend a malformation in the left hemisphere of his brain Wednesday in New York City, according to his...
  45. UFC 115 to remain in Vancouver, event not heading to Cincinnati
    UFC 115 is a go for Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Less than 24 hours after the promotion gave the city until the end of business today to resolve concerns over the legal liability of holding...
  46. UFC Fight Night 21 bonuses: Florian, Nelson, Pearson, Siver earn $30K awards
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Kenny Florian, Roy Nelson, Ross Pearson and Denis Siver each earned $30,000 bonuses for their performances at Wednesday's UFC Fight Night 21 event. Florian earned the "Submission...
  47. UFC Cuts Paul Buentello
    The Paul Buentello Taco Shop is once again out of business. The heavyweight has reportedly been cut by UFC following his most recent fight, a submission loss to Cheick Kongo, which has Buentello on...
  48. DREAM Targets Aoki-Kawajiri For DREAM 16
    Shinya Aoki won't have to go for long without the stretchy pants. His long-rumored matchup with Tatsuya Kawajiri appears to be in the works for DREAM 16, which probably will be in July but will be...
  49. Dana White Finalist for Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential People List
    The gate holding mixed martial arts back from mainstream acceptance continues to creak open. As a further sign, UFC President Dana White is on the short list of contenders for Time Magazine's list of...
  50. TUF 12 Tryouts Draw 300+...And Jason Guida
    Yes, that Jason Guida. The older brother of popular UFC fighter Clay Guida, who was a contestant on TUF 8 but kicked off before his first fight due to not making weight, was one of over 300 who...
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