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Matt Hughes Audio Interview
(ufccountdown.com)
Talks about relationship with Gsp, most exciting news in this story is the fact the Spike TV might pay UFC $100 million to broadcast live fights every 2 weeks
Submitted Aug 15, 2007 7:59AM by Cobbs666 - 3 comments
 
YAHYA TO REPLACE TAPIA IN WEC TITLE FIGHT
(mmaweekly.com)
MMAWeekly has learned that Rani Yahya is set to replace Manny Tapia at WEC 30 against Chase Beebe for the WEC Bantamweight Championship. Beebe was originally scheduled to defend his WEC Bantamweight Championship for the first time against former King of the Cage Flyweight Champion Manny Tapia, but Tapia has been forced to pull out of the fight due to a knee injury. Yahya will now step in to replace Tapia as Beebe’s first challenger. Yahya was already rumored to be on the card to face Brian Bowles in his debut at bantamweight, as Yahya moves down from 145lbs to 135lbs. Edit: WEC's Website confirms it.
Submitted Aug 15, 2007 1:16AM by Scott_Revels - 3 comments
 
Planet Tapout 8.14.07: MMA v. Boxing...Sort of...
(411mania.com)
The new craze in combat sports is always being compared to the old guard. We've heard the MMA v. boxing comparisons time and again and how one sport is so much different from the other. But in the latest edition of Planet Tapout, Lotfi Sariahmed shows us that "the more things change, the more they stay the same." It's all in the latest edition of Planet Tapout!
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 4:45PM by zephead - 0 comments
 
Shawn Tompkins Joins Couture’s Gym Full-time
(xtremecouture.wordpress.com)
Shawn Tompkins and his impressive stable of fighters now officially call Xtreme Couture MMA in Las Vegas home. We had the chance to sit down and ask Mr. Tompkins some questions. Here’s our interview with one of the sports’ top trainers.
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 4:40PM by zephead - 1 comment
 
Global Fighting Championships Pre-Fight Conference Call Coverage
(411mania.com)
Global Fighting Championships held a pre-fight conference call today to promote their upcoming event at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut on April 17th. The call featured a live question and answer session with tough man competition and boxing legend Butterbean,
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 4:39PM by zephead - 0 comments
 
Georges St. Pierre Retools After Serra Loss, Preps For Comeback Fight
(chroniclejournal.com)
Georges St. Pierre’s life changed after taking the UFC welterweight title away from Matt Hughes last November in Sacramento. But not the way he had expected - or hoped.
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 4:37PM by zephead - 9 comments
 
TKO In Line With the UFC
(sportsnet.ca)
As the CEO of Groupe TKO MMA -- the first and largest major mixed martial arts circuit in Canada -- Stephane Patry views his relationship with the UFC as a mutually beneficial one.
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 4:35PM by zephead - 0 comments
 
Separated At Birth? A Guide To Who's Who In MMA
(sportsillustrated.cnn.com)
So, you're a hardcore sports junkie, but you're new to the sport of mixed martial arts. You check it out with your friends, but don't know where all the fighters fit in the sport.
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 4:34PM by zephead - 4 comments
 
Kendall Grove Online Chat Transcript — A UFCjunkie.com and Mickey’s Event
(ufcjunkie.com)
UFCjunkie.com and Mickey’s teamed up this evening for an online chat with “The Ultimate Fighter 3” winner and rising middleweight contender Kendall Grove.
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 4:32PM by zephead - 0 comments
 
Drew Mcfedries Out Six to Eight Months
(ufcjunkie.com)
Miletich Fighting Systems’ Drew McFedries will be out of action for six to eight months following a nasty staph infection that’s wreaked havoc on one of his legs. MMA on Tap provided the update this morning. Last week, McFedries — and other MFS fighters Spencer Fisher and Tim Sylvia — were all hit with the infections while at their training center in Bettendorf, Iowa.
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 12:29PM by ultimatefight56 - 8 comments
 
Wanderlei video interview - UFC contract, Chuck, and more
(sherdog.com)
Silva provides some answers in Vegas while visiting Couture's gym
Submitted Aug 14, 2007 8:46AM by DoTheMMAth - 15 comments
 
Elevated Levels of Letters
(sherdog.com)
Sequestered in their air-conditioned cubicles and home offices, Sherdog.com readers have nonetheless spent the summer getting hot and bothered over the steroid debate, a topic that isn't likely to be exhausted anytime soon.
Submitted Aug 13, 2007 9:38PM by zephead - 0 comments
 
Heath Herring Taking Some Time Off
(mmaweekly.com)
Heath Herring will be taking some much needed time off and will be looking for a new training camp, as he stated in an interview with MMAWeeekly Radio recently.
Submitted Aug 13, 2007 9:23PM by zephead - 4 comments
 
UFC: Today Spike TV, Tomorrow the World
(tvweek.com)
Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White, long dissatisfied with life on the fringe, has now set his sights on the world.
Submitted Aug 13, 2007 9:19PM by zephead - 0 comments
 
Exclusive interview with Sergey Kharitonov
(mixfight.ru)
This interview is made by Juri Stepushkin aka headbanger and translated by Michael Mazur aka michaell
Submitted Aug 13, 2007 9:17PM by zephead - 1 comment
 
Jason MacDonald Verbally Agrees to UFC 77 Bout with Yushin Okami
(ufcjunkie.com)
Canadian fighter Jason MacDonald (19-8 MMA, 3-1 UFC) has verbally agreed to fight Yushin Okami (20-4 MMA, 4-1 UFC) at UFC 77 in Cincinnati. Assuming the deal goes through, the middleweight battle will likely appear on the night’s televised main card. The event, which takes place at U.S. Bank Arena, is expected to air on pay-per-view.
Submitted Aug 13, 2007 9:16PM by madmarck - 13 comments
 
The word on Joe Lauzon vs Karo at UFC78
(joelauzon.com)
There have been rumors flying around about my next fight, and who it will be against. I posted in a Tito Ortiz chat room that I would be fighting Karo Parisyan, and the rumors made it over to MMA.tv and other major MMA websites. Everyone has been asking about it... from kids running up to the me in a movie theatre to guys asking my trainers at their jobs. I couldn't comment on it until now.
Submitted Aug 13, 2007 4:11PM by szucconi - 30 comments
 
 
 
Up-and-Coming Fighters – Top 10 to Watch
(mmapassport.com)
If you’re a fight fan, it’s like being a kid in a candy store. A candy store where people get kicked in the face.
Submitted Aug 12, 2007 6:42PM by zephead - 10 comments
 
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