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184 lineup set with Holm-Pennington co-headliner, Munoz-Carneiro featured prelim
The lineup is set for this month’s UFC 184 event, and the ladies are featured in the two top pay-per-view bouts.
Submitted Feb 3, 2015 2:13PM by FastKnockout - 17 comments
Filed under: UFC
Michael Bisping calls out Nick Diaz for 'fan pleasing' UFC middleweight bout
Perennial Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight contender Michael Bisping may already be scheduled to fight CB Dollaway at the UFC 186 pay-per-view (PPV) event on April 25 in Montreal, Quebec, but "The Count" is apparently looking past the No. 11 ranked middleweight to a potential future matchup with Stockton's own, Nick Diaz.
Submitted Feb 3, 2015 1:02PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
McKenzie cuts retirement short, fights at WSOF 18
Former UFC competitor Cody McKenzie put an end to his retirement from professional MMA, as he is scheduled to return at WSOF 18 in Edmonton, Canada.
Submitted Feb 3, 2015 12:57PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
After big UFC 183 win, Miesha Tate wants Bethe Correia next
Miesha Tate has had just a few days to savor a big comeback victory – and she’s got a fairly serious injury to recover from – but she has a next opponent in mind.
Submitted Feb 3, 2015 12:54PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Tyron Woodley picked up UFC 183 victory despite first-round foot break
Tyron Woodley’s recent UFC 183 performance is looking more and more impressive.
Submitted Feb 3, 2015 12:52PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Champ Weidman 'pissed off' at 'juicehead' Belfort, who also turned down Mousasi
It turns out that Lyoto Machida wasn’t the only one to accept an offer to replace injured UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman – only to have Vitor Belfort turn down the fight.
Submitted Feb 3, 2015 12:50PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
Al Iaquinta steps up, meets Jorge Masvidal at UFC Fight Night 63
Al Iaquinta didn't waste much time seeking out another solid, veteran lightweight test. Just days after the Serra-Longo fighter put in an impressive performance against well-respected vet Joe Lauzon, Iaquinta's next fight is in place.
Submitted Feb 3, 2015 8:31AM by JLS1980 - 13 comments
Filed under: UFC
Melendez wants fight with Eddie Alvarez in Mexico
Gilbert Melendez is hoping to fight Eddie Alvarez in a bout years in the making at the UFC's next Mexico event, which is likely for June.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 6:38PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
DJ on Lineker: 'It's a big s**t show'
Demetrious Johnson echoes the feelings of fans, that Lineker missing weight just went a long way to making the whole flyweight division worse.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 6:36PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
White: Anderson vs. GSP possible if GSP wants it
UFC president Dana White still hasn't given up hope of a superfight between Anderson Silva and Georges St-Pierre.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 6:34PM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
Bellator 135 adds Francis Carmont-Guilherme Viana, Dakota Cochrane-Ryan Couture
Bellator MMA’s March return to Oklahoma has a pair of new bouts ticketed for the main card, including the promotional debut of former UFC title contender Francis Carmont.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 6:32PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Bellator
Gray Maynard vs. Alexander Yakovlev added to UFC Fight Night 63 in Virginia
The UFC’s return to Virginia in April continues to build with the addition of a new lightweight bout. Gray Maynard (11-6-1 MMA, 9-4-1 UFC) is set to meet Alexander Yakovlev (21-6-1 MMA, 0-2 UFC), who will be making his debut at 155 pounds, at UFC Fight Night 63. UFC officials announced the new booking today.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 3:33PM by JLS1980 - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
Raphael Assuncao injured, out of UFC Fight Night 62 main event with Urijah Faber
The UFC needs a new main event for Rio de Janeiro. Twelve days after the announcement of a rematch between Urijah Faber and Raphael Assuncao as the main event of UFC Fight Night 62 in Brazil on March 21, the Brazilian bantamweight is out of the bout.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 3:28PM by JLS1980 - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC 183 salaries: Nick Diaz banks $500,000 for loss to Anderson Silva
Former UFC champion Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz both banked six-figure purses for their heavily-anticipated middleweight meeting in the main event of UFC 183, according to figures released by the Nevada Athletic Commission to MMAFighting.com on Monday.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 2:10PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Belfort was open to fight Romero, not Machida
Vitor Belfort asked for an interim title fight at UFC 184 when Chris Weidman was forced out with an injury, but changed his mind when they offered him a bout with Lyoto Machida, not Yoel Romero.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 1:35PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Nick Diaz on first-round antics against Anderson Silva: 'He stayed the hell away from me'
Anderson Silva might have won the fight, but Nick Diaz definitely dominated the troll game. Silva has been known throughout his career for clowning his opponents, dropping his hands and begging his foes to hit him in the mouth. It's what got Silva caught when he lost the UFC middleweight title to Chris Weidman at UFC 162 in July 2013. However, Diaz definitely out-taunted the master Saturday night in Silva's unanimous decision victory at UFC 183 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena...
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 11:41AM by grappler0000 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC, MMA Personalities, Interviews
Joe Silva's Shoes: What next for UFC 183's winners?
Nearly seven months after the fight was announced, UFC 183 finally saw Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz collide inside the octagon. “The Spider’s” ability to return from one of the most gruesome injuries in UFC history was the main storyline going into Saturday’s event. Silva (34-6 MMA, 17-2 UFC) got the job done with a unanimous-decision victory over Diaz (24-10 MMA, 7-7 UFC), the former Strikeforce champion. While all eyes were on UFC 183’s headliner, the remainder of the main card also provided some meaningful results as Tyron Woodley (15-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC), Al Iaquinta (11-3-1 MMA, 6-2 UFC), Thales Leites (25-4 MMA, 10-3 UFC) and Thiago Alves (21-9 MMA, 13-6 UFC) all recorded impressive victories. After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next. And with another night of UFC action in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put on a pair of Joe Silva and Sean Shelby’s shoes, and play UFC matchmaker...
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 11:35AM by grappler0000 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Gus vs. DC won't happen next
Saturday night UFC president Dana White revealed that top light heavyweight contenders Daniel Cormier and Alexander Gustafsson will not fight each other next.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 10:19AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Diaz: I won every round against Silva
UFC middleweight competitor Nick Diaz discusses the scoring of the UFC 183 main event and why he believes he defeated Anderson Silva.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 10:16AM by FastKnockout - 14 comments
Filed under: UFC
Jorge Masvidal and Donald Cerrone want to fight at UFC Fight Night 63 in April
It appears UFC lightweight contenders Jorge Masvidal and Donald Cerrone have taken matchmaking duties into their own hands.
Submitted Feb 2, 2015 10:13AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
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