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Rafael Lovato Jr Announces Intent to take MMA Fight in 2014
The best American-born BJJ fighter, Rafael Lovato Jr, announced on the Save Jiu Jitsu podcast his intent to fight MMA later this year.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 3:29PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: General MMA
Chael Sonnen fails random drug test
UFC light heavyweight Chael Sonnen has failed a random drug test in the state of Nevada and will not fight Vitor Belfort at UFC 175 on July 5.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 2:49PM by prophecy033 - 16 comments
Filed under: UFC
Injury takes Luiz Dutra out of UFC Fight Night 44 bout with Sean Spencer
The UFC’s debut in San Antonio later this month continues to see changes to the card due to injury.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 11:33AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC vet Ulysses Gomez joins RFA roster with multi-fight deal
Recent UFC competitor Ulysses Gomez has a new home.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 11:31AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
TUF: Brazil 3 Finale drug tests come back clean
Stipe Miocic, Fabio Maldonado and 22 other fighters test clean following The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 3 Finale card in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 1:29AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Ross Pearson wants Diego Sanchez rematch on neutral ground
Ross Pearson was in Albuquerque, N.M., last weekend to fight Diego Sanchez at UFC Fight Night 42. It's pretty obvious that the hometown cooking didn't sit well with "Real Deal" then ... or now.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 1:27AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
Four Fights Confirmed for ONE FC: War of Dragons in Taiwan Next Month
Four fights were announced today for ONE FC: War of Dragons on July 11 including a lightweight match-up between former Legend FC lightweight champion Koji Ando and undefeated Brazilian Rafael Nunes.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 1:24AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Daniel Cormier says his knees have been jacked up since he started MMA
A doctor who recently looked at Daniel Cormier‘s knee concluded his injuries were four or five years old, which means his entire MMA career has been fought on an unstable foundation.
Submitted Jun 10, 2014 1:22AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Manager Confirms Michael Chandler Fought with Injured Back; Wants Rematch, Not Patricky Pitbull
Rumors to the contrary, Michael Chandler isn’t looking to move on from his Bellator pay-per-view loss to Will Brooks. He wants the rematch, not a fight with two-time Bellator tournament finalist Patricky “Pitbull” Freire.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 7:14PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Legacy FC signs undefeated Brazilians Bruno Ferreira, Pedro Souza, Bruno Viana
The Texas-based Legacy FC has signed a trio of undefeated Brazilian fighters to its roster, as Bruno Ferreira (8-0), Pedro Souza (11-0) and Bruno Viana (7-0) have all signed multi-fight deals with the promotion.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 7:01PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Bobby Green vs. Abel Trujillo set for UFC 176 in Los Angeles
The UFC’s return to the City of Angels in August has a new lightweight fight on tap.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 7:00PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Pearson's cornerman claims Jackson fighters weren't tested in New Mexico
Controversy is brewing in the wake of a bad judging call in the fight between Ross Pearson and Diego Sanchez, and it looks like it may be spreading to the card as a whole.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 6:53PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC covers funeral costs for the Green's brother
Say what you want about the UFC brass, but they seem to always come through when they’re needed.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 1:23PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Mark Munoz no longer under UFC contract, removed from official rankings
"The Filipino Wrecking Machine" is currently negotiating a new deal but until then, is no longer eligible to be ranked.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 1:14PM by FastKnockout - 14 comments
Filed under: UFC
'ONE FC 18: War of Dragons' set for July 11 debut in Taiwan
ONE FC will take its show to Taiwan for the first time next month for “ONE FC 18: War of Dragons.”
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 1:11PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
AXS TV Fights set for historic 250th card with Lion Fight 16 in Las Vegas
AXS TV Fights will celebrate a milestone during one of the biggest fight weeks of the year next month.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 1:09PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Smealinho Rama signs with WSOF Canada, eyeing eventual WSOF heavyweight title
Highly regarded heavyweight Smealinho Rama has signed a new deal with WSOF less than six months after debuting with the promotion’s Canadian branch.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 1:08PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Ross Pearson appeals UFC Fight Night 42 loss to Diego Sanchez
Following his split-decision loss to Diego Sanchez, Ross Pearson has lodged an appeal with the New Mexico Athletic Commission.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 1:06PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Jury injured, Trujillo pulled from UFN San Antonio
Top 10 ranked lightweight Myles Jury is out of his June 28th meeting with Abel Trujillo, which has forced the UFC to do some re-shuffling of their San Antonio card.
Submitted Jun 9, 2014 1:05PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
UFC heavyweight Geronimo dos Santos still awaiting medical clearance after hepatitis B treatment
Where is Geronimo dos Santos? The Brazilian heavyweight signed with the UFC in 2012, and was set to make his promotional debut at UFC 153 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, against former title contender Gabriel Gonzaga. Nine days before the bout, "Mondragon" was pulled from the card after his medical exams indicated he had hepatitis B.
Submitted Jun 8, 2014 8:04PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
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