The World is Ready for the UFC - UFC 73 on July 7th
Tired of paying your hard-earned cash for events packed with hype and little else? Sick of sitting down
for a pay-per-view event and finding out that you’re paying over $50 for just three fights that include a showcase and a mismatch?
Mayweather backing down already?
According to this Dana says he can make a very competitiver offer to Mayweather (relative to his recent payday), yet Mayweather says he was only kidding/hyping the fight.
Sperry & Butterbean Head Cage Rage 22
UFC 70 and Cage Rage 21 are fading in our minds now and having just had the Cage Warriors show, things are all quiet on the live event front. So it’s a collective picking up of the pieces for the fighters whilst promoters work hard at booking the next event.
HBO PPV Announcers Disagree On MMA
It’s over, finally after weeks of pontification by many fans and experts, the question was seemingly answered, did Oscar De La Hoya and Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s highly-anticipated match-up prove to be the savior of boxing in the eyes of the general public?
Nogueira's UFC Debut Set For UFC 73 "Stacked"
The Ultimate Fighting Championship has officially announced the main portion of the UFC 73 event scheduled for July 7th at the Arco Arena in Sacramento, Calif. Entitled “Stacked” the moniker couldn’t be more appropriate.
Exclusive: Sokoudjou On Karo, Fedor-Lindland, Next Fight [Pt. 2]
On May 3, MMANews.com's own Chris Howie sat down with current PRIDE 205 lb. sensation Sokoudjou to discuss his wins over "Lil Nog" and Arona, his one pro MMA loss, his judo match with Karo Parisyan, his thoughts on Fedor grabbing the ropes versus his teammate Matt Lindland, his upcoming PRIDE fight in July and tons more!
Brazilian Notebook: Silva Refocusses
The boom that made mixed martial arts popular in the U.S. is about to travel south to Brazil. During the past few weeks, several events took place across the country, and there are a lot more scheduled.
UFC 70 Salary Breakdown
MMAWeekly has obtained the fighter salary information for UFC 70, which took place on April 21st in Manchester, England.
Hendo Wants A Shot At UFC Champ LIddell
“I would love to fight Chuck Liddell,” Pride Middleweight and Welterweight Champion Dan Henderson recently told me recently. “That is the fight that would pay me the most and do the most for my career.”
Bashing The UFC For No Good Reason
For a meager $54.95, one can bear witness to boxing’s resurrection when “The Golden Boy” Oscar De La Hoya faces off with “Pretty Boy” Floyd Mayweather, Jr. on Saturday.
Sherk Chasing Floyd
It's not unusual when a fighter attends a big match and gets a seat at ringside, hoping to land a fight with the winner of the main event.
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UFCjunkie.com Exclusive: Andrei Arlovski Talks Title Shot
When a fight between former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski and PRIDE veteran Fabricio Werdum was added to last month’s UFC 70 card, we figured the victor could emerge with a future title shot.
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Bonnar Back At UFC 73
Stephan Bonnar confirmed Thursday that he will return to competitive fighting Saturday, July 7 at UFC 73 in Sacramento, Calif. Bonnar, whose nine-month suspension for a positive steroid test ends May 26, has not seen action since a unanimous decision loss to Forrest Griffin at UFC 62 last August.
MMANews.com Exclusive Interview With UFC's Jon Fitch
MMANews.com's own Scott recently spoke with the consistent UFC Welterweight contender Jon Fitch to discuss his upcoming UFC bout in June, why he keeps falling under the main-TV or PPV radar, his teammate Josh Koscheck's recent victory over Diego Sanchez, the UFC acquiring PRIDE and if he'd go over there to fight, among a number of other topics.
Exclusive: Sokoudjou On Silva, Arona/Lil Nog, More [Pt. 1]
Often in the fight game, fighters are introduced with mega hype. They exceled in single martial arts fields - star wrestler, champion kickboxer, etc. Sometimes though, guys just come out of nowhere. Our latest MMANews.com exclusive interview is with someone who falls under that description.