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  1. Jon Jones vs. Vladimir Matyushenko for UFC on Versus 2
    Rising light heavyweight contender Jon Jones and veteran Vladimir Matyushenko are expected to square off at UFC on Versus 2 on August 1 in Salt Lake City, Utah, as The Garv reports that the...
  2. WEC 48 Fighter Payouts
    The CSAC has revealed the official fighter payouts from WEC 48. The total disclosed payout was $336,500 with the biggest share-$40,000-going to Jose Aldo. Article
  3. WEC 48 Medical Suspensions
    The CSAC has announced the medical suspensions from WEC 48 today. A total of 11 fighters were suspended with a whopping 8 of them getting 6 months for various potential injuries. Article
  4. CSAC: "WEC 48: Aldo vs. Faber" draws 12,555 for gate of $792,640
    While WEC 48's official attendance and gate revenue figures fell short of the promotion's initial estimates, the event was still an unqualified success. The California State Athletic Commission today...
  5. Mir Talks About What's Next
    Frank Mir discusses Anderson Silva and what's next. Says Anderson had "mental weakness" against Maia VIDEO
  6. Strikeforce LA Official With Lashley, Lawler, Noons
    Two weeks after Strikeforce officials first announced their intentions to hold a rare mid-week fight card in Los Angeles, the promotion has now released the first three fighters that will appear at...
  7. DREAM 14 Still On, But LHW Tourney To Be Restructured (Updated)
    Japanese fight fans can breathe a sigh of relief. Reports surfaced earlier today that a portion of the DREAM 14 fight card was being removed, specifically the planned light heavyweight tournament...
  8. Anderson "The Nuisance" Silva Ruined Christmas For Rampage Fans
    So says Chael Sonnen in comments he made backstage at WEC 48. "He’s a grown man with earrings. He’s a grown man with saggy pants, pink t-shirts and crooked hats. Go join a gang, don’t get in the UFC....
  9. Machida still feels he won UFC 104 bout, thinks rematch with "Shogun" will be more exciting
    UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida's first meeting with Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at UFC 104 re-ignited a long running debate on judging and scoring in MMA. The 31-year-old Machida hopes their...
  10. Josh Koscheck Says He Would Accept TUF 12 Coaching Job
    Going home again. That could be the theme of “The "Ultimate Fighter Season 12” for Josh Koscheck if he is indeed chosen as a coach for the next season of the popular Spike TV reality show. The...
  11. Garcia Only Sidelined 5 Weeks With Broken Hand
    It didn't take long for the comparisons to start. Leonard Garcia vs. Chan Sung Jung will be for the WEC what Forrest Griffin vs. Stephan Bonnar was for the UFC, and it's not a bad comparison at all....
  12. Rich Franklin wants to make a run at the light heavyweight title starting with Chuck Liddell
    "If I cut back down to 185, it's a completely different cut to make it and I will have completely undone everything I've done to put on the size I have. I want to make a run for the title and I don't...
  13. Sylvia and Pudzianowski to headline Moosin MMA 'Gods of Martial Arts' fight card May 21 in Worcester
    Moosin MMA has announced the official line-up for their upcoming pay-per-view (PPV) fight card from the DCU Center in Worcester, Massachusetts, on Friday, May 21. "Gods of Martial Arts" will feature...
  14. Despite finishing 16th in voting, UFC's Dana White excluded from final "Time 100" list
    While UFC president Dana White, the head of the world's biggest and most influential mixed-martial-arts promotion in the sport, is undoubtedly one of the most influential people in the history of the...
  15. Yamamoto Off SF St. Louis, Maybe On DREAM 14
    Norifumi "Kid" Yamamoto is now off the 5/15 Strikeforce event in St. Louis. Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker informed reporters of the change today during a conference call promoting the May 15 event,...
  16. Robbie Lawler Vs. Renato Sobral Set For June 16 Strikeforce Event
    Sherdog.com has just reported that a 195-pound catchweight bout between Robbie Lawler vs. Renato "Babalu" Sobral will headline Strikeforce's June 16th event at the Nokia Theatre Los Angeles, CA. Full...
  17. Mayhem Miller pulled from card
    Mayhem Miller was pulled from his June 16th bout because of the brawl following Strikeforce: Nashville. Article
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  18. UFC welterweight Brian Foster breaks leg, hopes to fight again in August
    UFC welterweight Brian Foster on Wednesday evening broke his left leg and will be out of action for at least six to eight weeks. Marc Fiore, Foster's trainer at the H.I.T. Squad, today told...
  19. Bellator 16 recap: Hess, Baker, Shlemenko and Schambari advance in middleweight tourney
    Middleweights were on display at Bellator 16, the promotion's first season-two appearance in Kansas City, and four fighters punches their tickets to the season's semifinal round. The Kansas City...
  20. MMA Live on ESPN (More on Tito and Jenna)
    Here is a link to the MMA Live video on ESPN. They discuss Tito and Jenna, WEC PPV, and what's next for Benson Henderson & Jose Aldo. Included are statements by Tito and Jenna regarding the whole...
  21. Roy Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo Possibly Off UFC 116
    Looks like the Roy Nelson International Road To The Top may be diverted. A planned Nelson vs. Cheick Kongo fight at UFC 116 may be off due to a Kongo back injury. Said Kongo, "I have to be able to...
  22. Josh Barnett Announces 7/10 Fight In Australia
    As his license status remains unresolved in the U.S., notable heavyweight Josh Barnett has taken another opportunity overseas. The former UFC champion meets Geronimo Dos Santos at a July 10 event for...
  23. Andrei Arlovski Knows He Can't Afford Another Loss At SF On 5/15
    On yesterday's Strikeforce: "Heavy Artillery" media call, former UFC heavyweight champion and current Strikeforce heavyweight contender Andrei Arlovski shared his thoughts on his upcoming contest...
  24. MacDonald vs. Salter Now Official For UFC 113
    The rumored Jason MacDonald vs. John Salter fight for UFC 113 on 5/8 is now official. MacDonald was said to be a late replacement for David Loiseau, who was to have replaced an injured Nick Catone...
  25. Mirko Cro Cop Vows Improvement, Knows UFC 115 Fight With Barry Is Must-Win
    Mirko Cro Cop hasn't exactly enjoyed the same success in the UFC that he once found back in Japan. The 2006 Pride FC Openweight Grand Prix Champion has only managed to compile a .500 record, going...
  26. Faber: The Plan Is To Stay At 145 And Only Drop To 135 For Superfights
    Following his valiant effort in a one-sided loss to Jose Aldo at WEC 48: "Aldo vs. Faber," many people in the MMA community have been calling for "The California Kid" to drop down to 135 lbs. and...
  27. UFC exec Marc Ratner still pursuing Toronto show, legislative changes in Canada
    The Ultimate Fighting Championship next weeks hosts its third annual show in Montreal, and in June, the organization hosts its first-ever event in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. However, UFC...
  28. Thiago Alves vs. Jon Fitch Moved to UFC 117 in Oakland
    As badly as Thiago "Pitbull" Alves wants to get back in the cage and fight again, he'll have to wait just a little while longer before returning. Originally scheduled to face Jon Fitch at UFC 115 in...
  29. UFC targets DaMarques Johnson vs. Matt Riddle for UFC on Versus 2
    A welterweight match-up between "The Ultimate Fighter" veterans Damarques Johnson and Matt Riddle is targeted for UFC on Versus 2. Sources tell MMAjunkie.com that at least one fighter has agreed to...
  30. Bellator 20 heads to Majestic Theatre in San Antonio on May 27, Sanchez vs. Kelly added
    After its middleweight tournament semifinal fights were revealed on Thursday for the card, Bellator Fighting Championships today announced a host site for its upcoming Bellator 20 event: the Majestic...
  31. Rafael Assuncao vs. Diego Nunes in the works for WEC 49 preliminary card
    A featherweight match-up between Rafael Assuncao and Diego Nunes has been targeted for WEC 49's preliminary card. Sources close to the event tell MMAjunkie.com that both competitors have agreed to...
  32. Bantamweights Will Campuzano vs. Rafael Rebello in the works for WEC 49 prelims
    A bantamweight bout between Will Campuzano and Rafael Rebello is in the works and expected to be sign shortly for WEC 49. A source close to the event today confirmed the bout with MMAjunkie.com and...
  33. Bellator Adds Bantamweight Tournament For Season 3
    Bellator Fighting Championships on Friday confirmed its oft-rumored bantamweight tournament for Season 3, which begins Aug. 12. The first fighter confirmed for the 135-pound brackets is Danny Tims,...
  34. Manny Gamburyan more than ready to face WEC featherweight champ Jose Aldo
    Nothing would deter Manny Gamburyan. The WEC featherweight told UFC/WEC matchmaker Joe Silva that WEC 48 opponent Mike Brown would have to put him asleep or break a limb to stop the fight. Short of...
  35. With Bellator 16 win, Danny Tims earns slot in season-three bantamweight tourney
    With a hard-fought victory over Brian Davidson at Wednesday's Bellator 16 event, Danny Tims has earned a spot in Bellator Fighting Championships' season-three bantamweight tournament later this year,...
  36. Source: Champ Nick Diaz denied spot on Strikeforce's June 26 card due to brawl
    A post-fight melee that followed an April 17 Strikeforce event cost Jason "Mayhem" Miller a headlining spot next month at "Strikeforce: Los Angeles," and Strikeforce welterweight champ Nick Diaz...
  37. Daniel Roberts vs. Julio Paulino set for UFC 116 preliminary card
    A welterweight bout between Daniel Roberts and Julio Paulino – two competitors fighting for their lives in the organization – will be part of July's UFC 116 event in Las Vegas. Roberts announced the...
  38. Wiuff defeats Monson
    link While Jose Aldo and Urijah Faber were battling it out for the WEC championship on Saturday night, fans in Minneapolis were treated to a world-class MMA event featuring eight UFC veterans, five...
  39. Marc Ratner sees UFC taking active role in officiating recruitment, improvement
    Since leaving his post as the head of the Nevada State Athletic Commission and joining the Ultimate Fighting Championship in 2006, Marc Ratner has been a key figure in getting mixed-martial-arts...
  40. Video: Pat Barry never wanted to fight Cro Cop
    Pat Barry: "Im gonna get Cro Cops autograph" Video Link
  41. Report: Sakara Withdraws From UFC 116 Fight
    Word broke a short time ago that Alessio Sakara has pulled out of his planned UFC 116 fight in July due to the death of his father. He was to have faced Nate Marquardt. No word yet on a replacement....
  42. Koscheck will stand Toe-To-Toe With Daley
    Kos talks about gameplan for fight with Daley. link
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  43. Sorry Brock, Rankings Are A Big Pile Of BS
    That's the World's Strongest Opinion on them coming from the World's Strongest Man-Mariusz Pudzianowski. "This whole MMA ranking stuff is a big pile of B.S. Everybody is in such love with Brock...
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  44. Ex-UFC Champ Ricco Rodriguez Hoping for Return at Light Heavyweight
    Everyone deserves a second chance in life, and Ricco Rodriguez is hoping for his own follow-up shot at the bigtime. In 2002, Rodriguez was on top of the MMA world when he defeated Randy Couture to...
  45. Report: Loiseau vs. Miranda For UFC 115
    He's back. Again. Word just broke that David Loiseau has been added to UFC 115 in Vancouver and will face Mario Miranda. The Montreal-based fighter had originally been offered a middleweight bout...
  46. Cro Cop Hasn't Fallen Off-Everyone Else Has Gotten That Much Better
    Those are the thoughts of Mirko Cro Cop's next opponent, Pat Barry-a man who also just happens to idolize Cro Cop. "Cro Cop, since the beginning of my career, has been one of my top five favorite and...
  47. Quinton 'Rampage' Jackson lawsuit dismissed for death of fetus stemming from July 2008 car wreck
    Former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Quinton Jackson was hoping to get back into the win column in 2010, and he may have just notched one of the most important victories of his life. TMZ reports...
  48. Featherweights Erik Koch and Bendy Casimir meet on WEC 49 prelims in June
    Two up-and-coming featherweights will collide at WEC 49 when Erik Koch takes on Bendy Casimir. Sources close to the event told MMAjunkie.com that verbal agreements are in place and that the fight is...
  49. After disappointing loss, Luiz Cane promises striking transformation at UFC 114
    When Luiz Cane was destroyed by Antonio Rogerio Nogueira this past November at UFC 106, no one was more shocked by the result than "Banha," himself. His lone prior loss was via disqualification after...
  50. Junior Dos Santos Leaving The Cage For The Ring?
    If you believe what his boxing trainer told the TATAME website recently, possibly. Comments from Carlos Dorea: "The first step would [have been] the Brazilian championship, after he beat Cro Cop. He...
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