Heavy and Super Heavy event
Since there has been trouble with putting super heavyweight fighters into American fight cards, this card would be taking place in Canada and would be headlined with a superfight between Sapp and fellow K-1 veteran Mark Hunt.
What is next for Wanderlei Silva
Now that the UFC has officially announced the return of Wanderlei Silva, the next step apparently is scheduling him for his first match back since last fighting for the promotion at UFC 25 in 2000, when he dropped a unanimous decision to Tito Ortiz.
UFC middleweight contender Kendall "Da Spyder" Grove talks about the importance of respect as he discusses his last win against Alan Belcher as well as his upcoming clash with Patrick Cote. Grove discusses the influence that Tito Ortiz and Phil Baroni had on his career and you don't want to miss what he had to say about his training camp and his eagerness to show the world that he's not just a "reality fighter". Check it out.
Rocketing To The Top. Gabriel Gonzaga
It’s been a real roller coaster for Ludlow’s Gabriel Gonzaga since he exploded onto the mixed martial arts scene with his devastating knockout of Mirko Cro Cop in April in Manchester, England. Since then, Ludlow has earned a heavyweight title shot with Randy Couture (Saturday, Aug. 25) and has quickly gained recognition as one of the sport’s most exciting, up-and-coming talents.
Huerta Ready For War
Roger Huerta, now 4-0 in the UFC, will make his return to the Octagon on August 25th when he takes on Alberto Gonzalez Crane. He stopped by MMAWeekly Radio recently to talk about the fight and his career of late.
GOULET: "HE IS QUICK, BUT IT WON'T BE ENOUGH TO BEAT ME THAT NIGHT!"
Fighthype.com recently caught up with MMA veteran Jonathan "The Road Warrior" Goulet to discuss his September 19th fight against Mike Swick. Goulet shares his thoughts on Swick as a fighter, the 170 pound division in general, as well as his excitement to be back in the UFC.
JON FITCH: "I THINK THIS IS GOING TO BE THE FIGHT OF THE NIGHT!"
FightHype.com recently caught up with rising UFC welterweight contender Jon Fitch to discuss his upcoming clash with Diego Sanchez at UFC 76. Check out his thoughts on Sanchez and don't miss what he had to say about his training as he talks about how his teammates, Mike Swick and Josh Koscheck, are looking as they prepare for their own fights.
LIDDELL: "I FEEL LIKE IF I HIT YOU MORE TIMES THAN YOU HIT ME, I'M GOING TO WIN BECAUSE I HIT HARDER!"
FightHype.com recently caught up with former UFC light heavyweight champion Chuck Liddell to talk about his training for his upcoming clash with Keith Jardine at UFC 76 on September 22nd at The Honda Center in Anaheim California. You don't want to miss what he had to say about Jardine, Wanderlei Silva, Quinton Jackson, Shogun Rua and much more.
30 Days of Awesome
Boy oh boy. After nearly two months of starvation, the MMA buffet is apparently open for business again, starting next week. Let’s take a look at what we’ve got:
Kevin Iole Talks Out of His Butt
Kevin Iole has burst onto the MMA scene in 2007 as the UFC appointed “mass media” MMA guru. Iole nowadays makes appearances on pretty much every UFC Pay-Per-View hype show on SpikeTV and on their UFC: All Access shows.