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  1. Judging MMA vs. Boxing
    It was barely four months ago and when Roger Mayweather-Oscar De La Hoya was being billed as the "fight that would save boxing," any right-thinking boxing fan shook his head and passed off the notion...
  2. Liddell and Jardine Start Long Road To the Top
    For Chuck Liddell, the road back to the top has to start somewhere. One minute, the former UFC light-heavyweight champion was riding high, figuratively floating to the octagon on the adulation of the...
  3. Nate Quarry is no longer with team Quest.
    http://www.sherdog.com/news/articles.asp?n_id=9100 The article said : Team Quest captain Matt Lindland (Pictures) wouldn't give a detailed account of Quarry's departure, but he did say via text...
  4. Lil Nog off the free agent market.
    HCF sighn Little Nog September 19, 2007 HARDCORE CHAMPIONSHIP FIGHTING UPDATE Hardcore Championship Fighting Signs Antonio Rogerio Nogueira By Kelsey Mowatt According to Hardcore Championship...
  5. The Fate Or Future Of The IFL
    Speculation on the financial health of the International Fight League is rampant. Depending on the source, the first-of-its-kind mixed martial arts team-based league is either on the verge of...
  6. Fitch-Sanchez, Griffin-Rua top UFC Slate
    While Chuck Liddell vs. Keith Jardine is the main event for Saturday night's UFC 76 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif., the strength of this show going in looks to be more in three intriguing...
  7. Confessions Of A fan Of Mixed Martial Arts
    Considering I'm at the upper edges of the sport's demographic, was this an unsettling confirmation of a grown man suspended in adolescent stages of development? LINK
  8. Prepare For An Explosive Bout
    Diego Sanchez won Season 1 of "The Ultimate Fighter" reality TV show. Jon Fitch was dropped from the cast on the eve of filming. "I was in the airport waiting to get on the plane when I got a phone...
  9. UFC Fight Night 11 Salaries
    I am very surpised, everyone got paid a fair amount in my eyes. Good job UFC! I found it weird that Nate Diaz's got paid so much for his second fight. Props to him for winning that contract....
  10. City Of Vancouver Bans MMA
    MMA fans in Vancouver, BC, Canada will now have to go elsewhere to get their MMA fix. MMA won't be sanctioned in the city anymore, effective today. Source This probably will affect the smaller...
  11. UFN 11 Medical Suspensions Announced
    The NSAC has posted the official UFN 11 results online, which includes the medical suspensions for the participants as well. Article (PDF) Interesting that at least one fighter from all but one fight...
  12. Kurt Angle: "God Willing, IFL & Myself Can Make A Deal"
    Former WWE & Current TNA Wrestling Champion Kurt Angle was in attendance at last night's IFL Finals and claimed to be talking to the promotion about joining. Angle has been wanting to get into MMA...
  13. Liddell should answer all questions on Saturday night
    Chuck Liddell is undoubtedly the most popular mixed martial artist in the UFC. And only a short time ago, he was viewed by many as the most dominant 205-lb champion in UFC history. LINK
  14. Sanchez a Hungry Lion again
    The first loss. It’s a traumatic event for most fighters, who in response will try to do anything in their power to erase the memory of that defeat as soon as it happens. For some, that means getting...
  15. UFC may come to Montreal in January
    ''I am pretty confident we can get something done up there in January,'' UFC president Dana White said Thursday ahead of UFC 76. ''It's not a set date. We are leaning toward Montreal, but it's not...
  16. Bleeding Into the Mainstream
    Last December at Ultimate Fighting Championship 66, in the first round of a many-holds-barred, mixed martial arts grudge match between the evenly weighted gladiators Chuck Liddell and Tito Ortiz, the...
  17. Liddell And His Women
    Thank God for Chuck Liddell. Today has been a completely boring day as far as MMA news goes. When the top story is that there’ll be weigh-ins tomorrow and a replay of EliteXC on Saturday, you know...
  18. Vanessa Porto: "It Is Time To Put Gina In Against A Real Challenge
    FightHype.com recently spoke to female mixed martial artists Vanessa "Hurricane" Porto who was eager to let Gina Carano know that she wasn't impressed with her victory over Tonya Evinger this past...
  19. Two Guys On the Rebound
    Dogged by questions about the effects of his age, physical fitness and tendency to go night-clubbing as fight night has neared, Chuck Liddell says his Saturday night Ultimate Fighting Championship...
  20. Rua Set To Rock UFC's World
    To the average person Mauricio "Shogun" Rua is not the second coming of Michael Jordan, he is not worthy of being welcomed by paparazzi at the airport like David Beckham, nor is he the icon that...
  21. Ocean City Maryland To Host Martial Arts Event
    On the one hand, martial arts classes teach children and adults discipline, self-esteem and respect of all living things. Think of Mr. Miyagi in the "Karate Kid," telling a confused Daniel that he...
  22. EliteXC's Potential Matchups
    With the recent success of the EliteXC: Uprising event and the high-valued acquisitions of fighters such as Murilo Rua, Robbie Lawler, and Nick Diaz, the potential for EliteXC to bring some major...
  23. Angle eager to make move to MMA
    The International Fight League is negotiating to sign what would be its biggest talent addition to date in Kurt Angle, the 1996 Olympic gold medal wrestler who later became a successful pro grappler....
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  24. UFC 76 Storylines
    Have you had your fill of the Ultimate Fighting Championship yet? Well, the company isn’t about to let their fans take a break. The UFC presents their fourth card in the past four weeks with UFC 76:...
  25. Keith Jardine not Upset by Lack of Respect
    ANAHEIM, Calif. – The UFC 76 news conference was well under way on Thursday. UFC president Dana White took center stage and engaged the media in his trademark back-and-forth banter. LINK
  26. Fight Club
    Ultimate fighter Kendall Grove earned the nickname “Da Spyder,” mainly because of his long, lanky 6-foot-6-inch frame and his nimbleness in the ring. But the 24-year-old Maui native’s nickname could...
  27. Shaw Speaks at Cage Rage 23 Weigh-In
    In a promising sign for the blossoming relationship between Cage Rage and EliteXC, boxing-turned-MMA promoter Gary Shaw attended the Cage Rage 23 weigh-ins. LINK
  28. Tito Ortiz Thinking In the Long-term
    He’s known for agitating t-shirts such as ‘Guy Metzger Is My Bitch’ which set off the three-fight war between him and Ken Shamrock. Tito Ortiz is not just a celebrity athlete; he is a mixed martial...
  29. Big Name Backs Local Gym
    Pete Becker wasn't hoping for much. Maybe just an appearance by his old friend Randy Couture to sign autographs at a new mixed-martial-arts gym Becker and his friend Eric Wetzel were building in...
  30. Hughes: Serra Is A Bad Example
    Matt Hughes has branded fellow Ultimate Fighter 6 coach Matt Serra a terrible example for young UFC fans. Hughes and Serra are the head coaches training two teams of hopefuls trying to secure a...
  31. Fight The Good Fight : Preacher Who Knows More Than Most About Bible-Bashing
    In the smoky blue light of a studio a semi-naked fighter steps towards the camera. With a pair of superman pants peeping out from above his shorts and a malevolent look in his eye, he proclaims: "I'm...
  32. B.J. Penn vs. Joe Stevenson Title Fight Possible at UFC 79
    A Dec. 29 title fight between current welterweight champ Matt Serra and former champ Matt Hughes could have some championship company. LINK
  33. No Knockouts, but Jardine Shakes up Division with Win over Liddell
    Following a knockout loss in May, some observers expected Keith Jardine to be an easy mark for the return of another UFC 71 KO victim, former UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Chuck Liddell. But in...
  34. Whoa-Gun! Griffin Submits Rua on UFC 76 Main Card
    In the eyes of many, PRIDE veteran Mauricio ‘Shogun’ Rua was one of the best – if not the best - light heavyweights in the world. But in his UFC debut tonight at the Honda Center, Forrest Griffin...
  35. Hard Work Propels Fitch up Ladder; Sanchez Contemplates Move to Lightweight
    Jon Fitch doesn’t fight with the same electricity as fellow welterweight Georges St. Pierre. He doesn’t have champion Matt Serra’s charisma. Nor does he have Karo Parisyan’s flashy moves. But unlike...
  36. Jordan Radev Likely to Face Dean Lister at UFC 79
    UFC rookie Jordan Radev (11-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will likely face Dean Lister (9-5 MMA, 2-1 UFC) at UFC 79 in December. LINK
  37. Victorious Jardine Talks Big Win at UFC 76
    Sherdog.com's Greg Savage spoke with Keith Jardine (Pictures) shortly after his impressive upset victory over former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell VIDEO
  38. Ultimate Fighters Win at UFC 76
    Keith Jardine and Forrest Griffin turned the UFC light heavyweight division on its head Saturday night as they both pulled off impressive upset victories at UFC 76 in Anaheim, CA. LINK
  39. Karo Parisyan - VS - Hector Lombard
    Jeremy the MMA Analyst on youtube went to a Karo Parisyan seminar and found out he was fighting Hector Lombard at UFC 78 One household UFC name that has long been without a scheduled opponent is...
  40. Chuck Liddell Ponders Retirement (Story from Yahoo! Sports)
    UFC president Dana White said Sunday that after a lengthy conversation with The Iceman Chuck Liddell Saturday, he would not be surprised if Liddell retires from mixed martial arts competition. CLICK...
  41. Diaz fought with severe staph infection
    Diaz was hospitalized shortly following his bout with Mike Aina in Hawaii. Turns out he had a serious staph infection at the time of the fight. LINK
  42. UFC: Brand Us Mixed Martial Arts Standard
    THE INCREASINGLY SUCCESSFUL ULTIMATE FIGHTING Championship, or UFC, has put its planned branding campaign on hold as it grapples with how to integrate a competitor into its business. LINK
  43. Quinton Jackson’s Next Fight Unlikely in 2007
    UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton Jackson is nursing a hand injury and is unlikely to defend his title until 2008. LINK
  44. Jake O’Brien Likely to Resume Training in Early 2008
    Undefeated UFC heavyweight Jake O’Brien (10-0 MMA, 3-0 UFC) is progressing well after a July surgery and will likely return to full-time training in January or February of 2008, MMAjunkie.com...
  45. Liddell Vs. Rua & Griffin Vs. Silva in December?
    The rumors of Chuck Liddell retiring could be greatly exaggerated. John Hackleman, Liddell's trainer, said this: "He's already said he'll be back in the gym next Monday, said Hackleman, who has...
  46. Diego Moving To LW
    Coming into his bout at UFC 76, Diego Sanchez had already gone through much just to make it to his fight with Jon Fitch. Sanchez, who was coming off of his first professional loss at the hands of...
  47. Babalu Fined $25,000
    Renato “Babalu” Sobral was fined $25,000 on Monday by the Nevada State Athletic Commission for excessively maintaining a submission hold on opponent David Heath at UFC 74, Keith Kizer, executive...
  48. Bisping: Rematch with Hamill originally planned for UFC 78
    A rematch between Michael Bisping and Matt Hamill — cast members from “The Ultimate Fighter 3” who battled in one of the most controversial fights in UFC history earlier this month — was originally...
  49. Five Observations: What We Learned From UFC 76
    What must one do to tap Jon Fitch? Against Diego Sanchez, who was undefeated until his last fight, Fitch spun out of triangles and slipped out of chokes. Pretty impressive, but not entirely unique....
  50. The Truth About Pride And The UFC
    Among the MMA intelligentsia, no topic continues to stir emotions like the respective quality of fighters from Pride and UFC. Two days after one of the finest top-to-bottom cards in UFC history,...
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