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Dana White Again Changes Tune On Sherk
Once again Dana White is saying different things about the Sean Sherk situation. The latest: He'll get a UFC Lightweight Title shot when he returns. This is just getting too crazy. The CSAC needs to get this thing over with.
Submitted Nov 10, 2007 8:19AM by DCRage - 10 comments
About-Face: Jake Shields Re-signs With EliteXC
Rumors that top EliteXC Welterweight Jake Shields was leaving the promotion after tonight's fight against Mike Pyle have just been squashed. Shields has re-signed with EXC, no terms or length announced but it's said to be "long-term".
Submitted Nov 10, 2007 8:17AM by DCRage - 5 comments
Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic Says He Will Likely Be Back In January."
According to the Russian website dnevnik.hr, Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic says he will likely return to the ring in January (UFC 80). He also stated his determination to prove all of his doubters wrong and that he briefly considered retirement after the his loss to Chieck Kongo. Below is the full transcript of an interview Cro Cop did with dnevnik.hr: Mirko: CroCop is recovered, it will take a month to begin with sparrings again, although I have a special helmet for protection. The stripes are affecting my visibility so it's not like the real thing, but the regular sparring sessions start in about a month. I think my next fight is going to happen in January.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 8:48PM by wolfgarnaud - 4 comments
Update on Frank Trigg, Denies HDNet Fight Rumors
Frank Trigg told listeners of TAGG Radio today that he has no knowledge of a rumored fight with Edwin Dewees. He said he's heard the rumors and is in talks with HDNet Fights, but that he's also in talks with just about every other major MMA promotion as well.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 8:44PM by wolfgarnaud - 3 comments
Trigg vs. Dewees, Miller vs. Salmon Headline HDNet Fights
http://www.mmaontap.com/mma/entry/trigg-vs-dewees-miller-vs-salmon-headline-hdnet-fights-reckless-abandon/ On Saturday, December 15th, the non-stop warrior, Trigg, and the master of mayhem, Jason “Mayhem” Miller, will share top billing (in separate fights) on RECKLESS ABANDON, when Mark Cuban’s HDNet FIGHTS returns to the American Airlines Center in Dallas. This sucks that Trigg will be fighting Dewees instead of Filho.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 8:05PM by puppetmaster837 - 2 comments
Jennifer Tate Suspended Three Months
Jennifer Tate (3-1), who competed for EliteXC’s “ShoXC” program last month, has been suspended three months and fined $500 for a failed drug test. ...women are taking roids too
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 7:48PM by aznteabagger - 4 comments
Interview with the Babyface Assassin
Josh talks about alot of things in this interivew. Enjoy.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 5:57PM by cmill21 - 6 comments
Andrei Arlovski Wants to Fight Before Negotiating New Deal
It’s not the salary demands that has former UFC heavyweight champion Andrei Arlovski sitting on the sidelines. The Chicago-based fighter, who has one fight remaining on his current deal, just wants to fulfill the terms of his contract before he considers negotiating a new one. Apparently unwilling to do that, the UFC has kept Arlovski sitting on the sidelines since his UFC 70 victory over Fabricio Werdum nearly seven months ago. Roman Modrowski shed some light on the situation in today’s edition of the Chicago Sun-Times (MMAjunkie.com also mentioned the Arlovski-UFC situation briefly on Wednesday).
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 2:49PM by wolfgarnaud - 19 comments
Bernard Hopkins Thanks UFC For Helping Boxing
Legendary Boxer Bernard Hopkins, who also doubles as a promoter for Golden Boy Promotions, had some kind words for the UFC in the course of promoting a fight between Shane Mosely and Miguel Cotto according to TheAge.com. "I will say thanks to the UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship) that boxing now has to step up and make the matches that interest people," he said. Hopkins has gone on record recently about his opinion that the UFC has pushed boxing to make better matches. "Boxing is back like the 1980s, with the (Marvin) Haglers and the (Sugar) Ray Leonards," Hopkins said. "Now the talent is going head to head with other champions."
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 2:47PM by wolfgarnaud - 6 comments
Bispings latest pre UFC 78 blog
( ufc.com)
Hi everyone. This week I’m going to focus this whole thing on talking to Rashad directly, after his hilarious and slightly puzzling blog on UFC.com two days ago. Enjoy!... Possibly the funniest smack talking article I've ever read.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 10:44AM by Rich78 - 14 comments
WEC Confirms Title Fights, Pulver's Debut on 12/12
World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC) announced the top 4 matches for it's 12/12 card yesterday. The headline matches are 3 title fights and the WEC debut of Jens Pulver, fighting at 145. Versus will carry the event live.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 7:10AM by DCRage - 14 comments
The ongoing Hollywood writers' strike could eventually force broadcast networks to find unscripted primetime programming in the near future. That apparently has CBS talking to UFC about producing at least one primetime special.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 7:08AM by DCRage - 10 comments
December ShoXC Event Off
EliteXC sources have confirmed that the next episode of their ShoXC series in December, to have aired on Showtime, has been cancelled. Cage Rage's Paul Daley was to have been the main attraction.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 7:06AM by DCRage - 2 comments
ShoXC Female Fighter Suspended
Jennifer Tate, who fought at the 10/26 ShoXC event and lost to Shayna Baszler, has tested positive for marijuana and suspended for 3 months.
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 7:04AM by DCRage - 0 comments
EliteXC: Renegade will be live on fight network nov.10 at 9pm !! no need to give you a link for that !! LOL
Submitted Nov 9, 2007 12:00AM by tuvok500 - 12 comments
Evan Tanner is BACK!
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship middleweight titleholder Evan Tanner on Thursday announced via his myspace page that he has signed a four-fight contract with the UFC. Independent sources have confirmed the signing.
Submitted Nov 8, 2007 11:31PM by EvilScott - 14 comments
Ken Shamrock And His Lawyer Set The Record Straight On Their Position With Zuffa And Dana White
The war of words between Dana White and Ken Shamrock has intensified, as Ken and his lawyer Rondney Donohoo sat down with John Pollock of Fight Network Radio to discuss what went wrong with the UFC why he's suing, and to answer Dana White's claims to, in his words, discredit him. Shamrock On His Dispute With Dana White And The UFC: Ken Shamrock's Manager Discusses A Ken And Frank Shamrock Battle
Submitted Nov 8, 2007 6:52PM by wolfgarnaud - 17 comments
Mark Kerr ends five-fight slide
HOLLYWOOD, CA -- Mark Kerr emerged victorious for the first time in over seven years, submitting Stephen Gavin via keylock at 1:19 of the first round Wednesday night at Xcess Fighting. The 39-year-old heavyweight, who fought for the UFC and PRIDE promotions from 1997-2004, last won in 2000 at PRIDE 10 against an inexperienced Igor Borisov. In 1997, Kerr appeared to be destined to become an MMA great. He kicked off his MMA career winning three fights in one night at the World Vale Tudo Championship 3 and then following up with two straight UFC tournament wins at UFC 14 and 15. He cashed in on his success five months later by signing with PRIDE, where he would call home for almost six years.
Submitted Nov 8, 2007 6:49PM by wolfgarnaud - 5 comments
UFC 79: Doug Evans vs. Mark Bocek Finalized
Alaskan Fighting Championships title-holder Doug Evans (5-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC), who made his octagon debut against Roger Huerta in June, will return to action at UFC 79 to take on Mark Bocek (4-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC). MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) confirmed the fight with Evans’ manager this afternoon, though the bout had been rumored for more than a week. UFC 79 takes place Dec. 29 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The pay-per-view event features a headline match between UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra and former champ Matt Hughes.
Submitted Nov 8, 2007 5:13PM by babalu2720 - 7 comments
Matt Vs. Matt, Now At A Newsstand Near You
Not only are Matt Hughes & Matt Serra squaring off at UFC 79 and on TUF 6, but now on the cover of Men's Fitness Magazine. The December issue features both fighters and focuses on their training and workouts.
Submitted Nov 8, 2007 12:21PM by DCRage - 23 comments
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