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UFC 175 salaries: Weidman ($450,000), Machida, Rousey, Faber top earners
LAS VEGAS – UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, challenger Lyoto Machida, women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey and Urijah Faber all earned six-figure paydays at UFC 175.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 3:35PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Cat Zingano ready to fight, even if it's against Rousey at UFC 176
Cat Zingano is cleared and ready to fight, even if it means a short-notice headliner at next month’s UFC 176 event. As MMAjunkie reported earlier this week, UFC featherweight champion Jose Aldo (24-1 MMA, 6-0 UFC) was forced out of the Aug. 2 event’s headliner against Chad Mendes (16-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC). The bout is expected to be rebooked in the fall, and as of now, a new main event hasn’t been announced. However, at least one contender said she’d be ready for next month’s pay-per-view event, which takes place at Los Angeles’ Staples Center. Zingano (8-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC), who had been promised a title shot with women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey in 2013 before a knee injury sidelined the challenger, was recently cleared to resume training. In fact, she said she’s been talking to UFC officials about a potential next booking.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 3:06PM by Kpro - 5 comments
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A look at Uriah Hall's broken toe following UFC 175
LAS VEGAS – And this little piggy is going to see the doctor… After an up-and-down early UFC career that saw Uriah Hall go from can’t-miss prospect to a potential bust, the middleweight took advantage of a slot on Saturday’s UFC 175 pay-per-view main card and posted his second straight win. However, while few doubted the 29-year-old’s striking prowess, the same can now be said for his heart and toughness. Despite mangling his toe in the first round – and despite a watchful eye from the cageside physician who appeared at least tempted to halt the bout – Hall (9-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC) fought on and eventually claimed a victory over Thiago “Marreta” Santos (9-3 MMA, 1-2 UFC) via unanimous decision Don't scroll down if you don't want to see it! ..........
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 2:59PM by Kpro - 1 comment
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Ronda Rousey’s Planned Knee Surgery, 9 Stitches Derail Tentative Plans for UFC 176
Ronda Rousey’s 16-second knockout victory against Alexis Davis at UFC 175 on Saturday piqued the interest of someone in the UFC’s production truck.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:21PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Dana White: UFC Champ Chris Weidman’s Next Opponent ‘Probably’ Vitor Belfort
At the UFC 175 post-fight press conference, focus had already shifted from Chris Weidman’s impressive title defense against Lyoto Machida to whom Weidman will fight next.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:20PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
White not angry at Joe Rogan, but upset at broadcast team for Rousey question
LAS VEGAS – After appearing to snap at longtime UFC commentator Joe Rogan following UFC 175's co-headliner, UFC President Dana White explained his reaction to a question asked of women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey following her decimation of Alexis Davis.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:19PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Despite scratch, Stefan Struve, Matt Mitrione get full paydays at UFC 175
LAS VEGAS – Despite their fight being scratched from UFC 175 on Saturday, Stefan Struve and Matt Mitrione each will receive both their show money and win bonuses.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:17PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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Rob Font calls out Sergio Pettis after UFC 175 KO of Roop
LAS VEGAS – Rob Font is still fresh off his first UFC victory, but that hasn’t prevented him from calling out his next opponent.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:16PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Dana: Sonnen apologized, and is 'laying low' now
Dana White was asked about Chael Sonnen, and the UFC president says the former top contender is currently 'laying low'.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:13PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Dana White: We offered Cris Cyborg same deal as Ronda Rousey, but they turned it down
Dana White claims to have offered Cris Cyborg a same deal as Ronda Rousey in the past, but according to the UFC president, she turned it down.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:10PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC 175 bonuses: Weidman, Machida, Rousey, Font get $50,000
LAS VEGAS – Chris Weidman, Ronda Rousey, Lyoto Machida and Rob Font each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC 175 event.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 1:49AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Rousey suffers hand injury in UFC 175 win
Despite talk of her saving the UFC 176 card with a quick turnaround, it appears Ronda Rousey suffered a significant hand injury in her UFC 175 win.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 1:47AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
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The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale weigh-in results: Edgar 145.5, Penn 145
Bloody Elbow is the place to be to watch the weigh-ins for Sunday's The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale. The video stream begins on Saturday at 4 PM ET/1 PM PT.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:39AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Stefan Struve Has ‘Near-Fainting Spell’ Prior to UFC 175
Stefan Struve has suffered a “near-fainting spell” backstage prior to his fight against Matt Mitrione at UFC 175 in Las Vegas.
Submitted Jul 6, 2014 12:06AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
WSOF 11 Weigh-In Results: Melvin Guillard Misses Weight
Only one man stands between Nick Newell and his becoming a major mixed martial arts champion: World Series of Fighting lightweight titleholder Justin Gaethje.
Submitted Jul 4, 2014 1:02PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Andrei Arlovski meets 'Bigfoot' Silva at UFC fight Night 51 in Brazil
Antonio Silva won’t waste any time getting back to work when his suspension wraps up – and he apparently will be doing it at home in a rematch.
Submitted Jul 4, 2014 12:07PM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
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Rousimar Palhares: 'Fitch should take care of his father'
"Toquinho" became unhappy with Fitch's disapproval over him stepping back away their fight, and told his possible future opponent to take care of his own father.
Submitted Jul 4, 2014 12:04PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Dana White on NSAC executive director Bob Bennett: ‘I like him, he doesn’t pretend to be an MMA expert’
UFC President Dana White discussed his opinion on the new NSAC executive director and what he likes about him so far.
Submitted Jul 4, 2014 12:03PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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Fitch wouldn't be surprises if UFC has fake fights
Jon Fitch talks about why he wouldn't be surprised to see the UFC fixing fights, his unique cryptocurrency sponsorship and his take on oversaturation in MMA.
Submitted Jul 4, 2014 12:01PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
Dana White already teasing Chael Sonnen's UFC return: 'America is a very forgiving place for guys who do the right thing'
There exists a small glimmer of hope for "The American Gangster."
Submitted Jul 3, 2014 2:14PM by FastKnockout - 15 comments
Filed under: UFC
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