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  1. Looking Back at Stephan Bonnar vs. Forrest Griffin Five Years Later
    On Saturday, the UFC will stage an event before a soldout crowd in Abu Dhabi, 8,000 miles away from its home base in Las Vegas. Same story, different desert. But the event is also something of...
  2. "UFC 112: Invincible" available for free to German fans on UFCLive.com
    While German mixed-martial-arts fans were dealt a stern blow with March's order from the Bavarian state office for new media (BLM) banning UFC programming on German airwaves, the world's biggest...
  3. Caol Uno cut
    "ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- Lightweight Caol Uno has been released by the UFC. MMA Fighting learned of the news from sources close to the situation Friday. The Japanese fighter went 0-2-1...
  4. Edmonton to host Canadian debut of World Extreme Cagefighting
    Following on the heels of its parent UFC organization, World Extreme Cagefighting is coming to Canada. The WEC will make its mixed martial arts debut north of the border June 20 at Rexall Place in...
  5. FightMetric Report for B.J. Penn vs. Franke Edgar at UFC 112
    FightMetric has released it's report for the B.J. Penn/Frank Edgar fight at UFC 112. Here's the Effectiveness Score and ten point must system scoring round-by-round: Link
  6. Dana White is pissed at the Spider
    "UFC 112 Results: Dana White Says He Was Embarrassed By Anderson Silva's Performance In the UFC 112 main event Anderson Silva retained his welterweight title with a shameful display of taunting and...
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  7. Matt Hughes Isn't Going Anywhere Anytime Soon After UFC 112 Win
    As long as he still enjoys working out and competing, that is. He detailed his plans at the UFC 112 post-event presser: "I've got three more fights left on my contract. I don't know how much longer...
  8. Dana White "embarassed" with UFC 112 main event, promises to "make it up" to fans
    The story of Saturday's "UFC 112: Invincible" event should have been Frankie Edgar's historic upset of B.J. Penn, but Anderson Silva's early showboating, followed by an absolute refusal to engage his...
  9. Gegard Mousasi Wants to Be Heavyweight Champion of the World
    Gegard Mousasi sets lofty goals for himself. So far, he hasn't had any trouble reaching them. The 24-year-old Mousasi wasn't expected to win Dream's middleweight Grand Prix in 2008 and wasn't...
  10. Fedor Interested in Silva Fight if Werdum Falls Through
    Fedor Emelianenko says Antonio Silva could be his next opponent if negotiations to fight Fabricio Werdum fall through. Fedor revealed the back-up plan and reiterated his commitment to M-1 Global (he...
  11. No UFC 113 Prelims On Spike, But 114 Special In The Works
    Spike TV will not air another of it's "UFC Prelims" specials before the upcoming UFC 113 event in May, but is planning another such special before UFC 114 later that month. This move is to insure...
  12. Anderson Silva Successfully Manages To Infuriate Everyone At UFC 112
    "Anderson Silva Successfully Manages To Infuriate Everyone At UFC 112 But would you believe that Silva even managed to anger fans from his native country of Brazil? Fighters Only has an interesting...
  13. Florian Hospitalized With Staph Infection In Knee
    UFC lightweight contender Kenny Florian has been hospitalized in Boston with a staph infection in his right knee. The two-time title challenger returned from vacationing in Antigua on Sunday and was...
  14. UFC 115 poster for 'Liddell vs Franklin' on June 12 in Vancouver
    So much for Tito "definitely" main eventing... UFC 115 Poster Edit: cant tell if Image actually loaded from this computer, If not link has image...
  15. B.J. Penn: I Think a Rematch Is in the Works
    Three days after he lost the UFC lightweight title to Frankie Edgar at UFC 112, B.J. Penn said he believes he'll get an immediate rematch with Edgar, and that he'll be fighting for an opportunity to...
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  16. Report: Mike Whitehead Wanted on Sexual Assault, Drug Charges
    Current Strikeforce and former UFC fighter Mike Whitehead is wanted on warrants relating to sexual assault and drug charges, Las Vegas' KLAS TV 8 reported late Monday night. Las Vegas police...
  17. Abu Dhabi Fighting Championship Announces 8-Man Open Weight GP
    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -- MMA Fighting recently spoke to Soheil Nemri, the promoter for upstart Abu Dhabi Fighting Championship, about the new promotion's inaugural event on May 14. Nemri...
  18. Dana: UFC 115 Sold Out In 30 Minutes
    Assuming Dana White's message on Twitter is correct, UFC 115 in Vancouver has already sold out. Fight Club members not only bought all the available tickets on the first day they could, they got them...
  19. UFC champ Edgar understands Penn's hope for rematch but wants Maynard next
    Not more than two days after Edgar (12-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) bested B.J. Penn (15-6 MMA, 11-5 UFC) on points this past Saturday at UFC 112, Penn said an immediate rematch is in the works and could take...
  20. Dan Henderson's Next Chapters: Strikeforce, Shields (And Maybe Fedor)
    "I'm just anxious to get in there and go back to work," he told MMA Fighting in a recent interview. "It's nine or 10 months since my last fight. That's way too long. So I just want to get in there...
  21. Josh Grispi makes return against L.C. Davis on WEC 49 main card
    link After what will be a yearlong layoff, World Extreme Cagefighting featherweight contender Josh Grispi (13-1 MMA, 3-0 WEC) will look for his fourth straight WEC win when he meets fellow title...
  22. Ortiz, Liddell Stand by Non-Disclosure Agreements
    link Taking heat from fans for not exactly telling the truth, TUF 11 coaches Tito Ortiz and Chuck Liddell have taken to Twitter to explain themselves for falsely pushing the idea that they will...
  23. UFC Cuts Jason High
    Jason High isn't going to get as high as he hoped for in UFC...in fact, he's gone from high to low. He says UFC has cut him after just one fight, a decision loss to Charlie Brenneman at last month's...
  24. Following UFC 112, White says Hughes part of UFC for life, Gracie's future uncertain
    The UFC 112 matchup between MMA legends Matt Hughes (44-7 MMA, 17-5 UFC) and Renzo Gracie (13-7-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) was viewed by many as a throwback fight – a virtual fantasy matchup between two of the...
  25. UFC 112: Anderson Silva Defends Performance, Says Maia Dissrespected Him
    ABU DHABI -- Anderson Silva defending his controversial UFC 112 performance against Demian Maia at the post-fight press conference. Silva said that Maia disrespected him prior to the fight and did...
  26. Sweet Chael Sonnen interview
    LINK Did you perceive the goading, motioning, shouting by Silva to be showmanship or disrespect? Or perhaps a little bit of both? Look, I'm not a gang banger. I don't talk about “respect.” That term...
  27. Dana Announces Chael vs Anderson
    LINK "He's got a real tough fight coming up. His next fight's going to be against Chael Sonnen, and Chael Sonnen's one of these guys who's not going to lay back, not do what these other guys (did),"...
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  28. Exclusive: K.J. Noons likely for June Strikeforce debut
    EliteXC lightweight champion K.J. Noons is preparing himself for his highly anticipated Strikeforce debut expected for June. Sources close to the situation recently confirmed the news with...
  29. Joe Rogan says he and Mike Goldberg slated for "Aldo vs. Faber" broadcast
    While "WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber" represents World Extreme Cagefighting's first effort on pay-per-view, the broadcast will apparently have a very familiar feel. Longtime UFC broadcaster Joe Rogan...
  30. Bader will be sidelined for the next 6 weeks and is fighting Thiago Silva?
    injury link "Ultimate Fighter" season 8 winner Ryan Bader will be sidelined for the next 6 weeks with no contact after undergoing surgery on his right hand to repair a torn tendon. The news comes...
  31. UFC Cuts Emerson, Blackburn & Camoes
    Jason High now has company in the unemployment line, as UFC handed out 3 more pink slips late last night. The promotion has cut Rob Emerson, Brad Blackburn & Fabricio Camoes. Emerson went 1-3 after a...
  32. A Little "White" Lie Is An Unfortunate Part Of "Reality"-Get Over It
    In other words, don't expect apologies from Dana White regarding his misdirection in the cast changes reported for this season of TUF. "When we have a reality show where everything's a secret, you're...
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  33. 2 WEC 48 Prelims To Air On Spike
    With the WEC's first pay-per-view a little more than one week away, the promotion is pulling out all the stops to guarantee a successful showing. Today, UFC president Dana White announced that the...
  34. WEC Announces Canadian Debut; Varner Headlines
    sherdog The WEC will hold its first Canadian event on June 20 at Rexall Place in Edmonton, Alberta, the promotion announced Thursday. Former lightweight champion Jamie Varner will headline the card...
  35. Health permitting, Boston's UFC 118 could include Edgar vs. Penn II, Florian vs. Maynard
    A headliner and rematch between new UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar and ex-champ B.J. Penn, as well as a co-headliner between top lightweight contender Kenny Florian and Gray Maynard, are both...
  36. Matt Veach released from UFC
    link Matt Veach entered the UFC with an impressive unblemished record of 11-0, and he will be making his exit with a slightly tarnished record of 11-2. FiveOuncesofPain.com has recently learned of...
  37. UFC Cuts 3 More
    More pink slips were handed out by UFC yesterday-in addition to confirming the expected release of Mustapha Al-Turk, Matt Veach & Rafaello Oliveira were also released. Veach & Al-Turk both had...
  38. Nobody Cares About "Britney" Silva
    Ouch...let the trash talk begin courtesy of Chael Sonnen. On Anderson Silva, possibly his next opponent, "I compare Anderson to Britney Spears. She shaved her head to get headlines. Britney Silva...
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  39. Mousasi Signs 2 Year Extension With Strikeforce
    After hinting at it for about a month, Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion Gegard Mousasi has signed a 2-year extension with the promotion. The deal is for up to 4 fights in SF, down from an...
  40. Kendall Grove To Return At UFC 116
    Although UFC has yet to confirm the event or any fighters on it, Kendall Grove said today that his next fight will be at UFC 116 on July 3. He says opponent and position on card are both TBA. Article
  41. Joe Lauzon Expects To Fight At UFC 118
    If he has his way, Boston-area UFC star Joe Lauzon will next fight at UFC 118, likely to be August 28 in Boston. Opponent TBA but J-Lau says he could get the winner of Jeremy Stephens-Sam Stout set...
  42. Strikeforce Confirms June 16 Event For L.A.
    Strikeforce today confirmed the promotion is headed to Los Angeles' Nokia Theatre on June 16 for an event to coincide with the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), a popular trade show for the...
  43. Roger Huerta Returns To Bellator On May 6
    Bellator announced today that former UFC fighter Roger Huerta makes his next appearance on May 6 at Bellator 17. His opponent in the season 2 Lightweight tournament semifinals will be revealed at a...
  44. Post-Event Thoughts - Strikeforce: Nashville - 'Mayhem' Miller Criminally Assaulted by Members of Cesar Gracie Camp
    First of all allow me to rant. I'm embarrassed for the sport of mixed martial arts. I don't fault Strikeforce for the brawl and honestly I think it's unfair to fault Miller. Miller went in to the...
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  45. Strikeforce exec says "Mayhem" Miller acted on his own, should have expected fallout
    Much of the conversation in the mixed martial arts community following the incident has focused on assigning blame for the dust-up. While Coker was forced to speak about the incident before he had a...
  46. UFC 116: Kurt Pellegrino vs George Sotiropoulos on tap for July 3
    Submission possible. Contending UFC lightweights Kurt Pellegrino and George Sotiropolous have been paired up for a 155-pound showdown at this summer's UFC 116 event, currently scheduled for July 3 at...
  47. Strikeforce Nashville: 2.63 million viewers
    Bill Gorman of TVbytheNumbers reports that Strikeforce: Nashville earned a 1.0 rating and 3 share of the household from an average audience of 2.63 million viewers on CBS on Saturday. 9:00 FOX...
  48. Spike and UFC Announce UFC Primetime: Rampage vs. Evans
    Spike and the UFC have announced their intent to produce and broadcast another UFC Primetime series, this time featuring Rampage Jackson and Rashad Evans. The debut of the series will take place on...
  49. Jason "Mayhem" Miller Apologizes For Post-Strikeforce Brawl
    Strikeforce: Nashville had it's share of criticism after the events of Saturday night. Unfortunately, the fight card was overshadowed by the brawl between Jason "Mayhem" Miller and Jake Shields,...
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  50. Smith-Le 2, Possible, But Not Official, For SF Fedor vs. Werdum
    A rematch between Scott Smith & Cung Le is being reported as possible for Strikeforce's June 26 event to be headlined by Fedor vs. Fabricio Werdum. But despite widespread reports of the fight, SF CEO...
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