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Jack Hermansson vs. Norman Paraisy is Cage Warriors 69's second title fight
The loaded, dual-main card “Cage Warriors 69: Super Saturday” event now has its second title fight.
Submitted May 8, 2014 9:51PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Bellator 119 weigh-in results: Tourney finalists Green, Weichel set for clash
Official fighter weigh-ins for Friday’s Bellator 119 event took place today, and all eight main-card participants made weight without issue.
Submitted May 8, 2014 9:50PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Tim Kennedy considering a move to 170
UFC middleweight competitor Tim Kennedy joined the Joe Rogan Experience on Wednesday afternoon, where he discussed a variety of topics including where he stands in the 185lb division, and whether he may potentially move to welterweight.
Submitted May 8, 2014 9:48PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
Cyborg Santos retires from MMA
He'll never make the Hall of Fame, he never fought in the UFC, but Cyborg Santos made his mark in mixed martial arts.
Submitted May 8, 2014 9:47PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: General MMA
Glory 16 ratings report: 498K average, up 41% from last show
Ratings are in for Glory 16 Denver. The show averaged 498,000 viewers on Spike TV, with a peak of 815,000. Get all the details here.
Submitted May 8, 2014 1:34PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
Brackets set for Rebel FC's 8-man 'Battle Royale'
UFC veterans Miguel Torres and Will Chope are part of an 8-man Featherweight Grand Prix which will be hosted by Rebel FC. The brackets have been determined and the opening match ups for the tournament are set.
Submitted May 8, 2014 11:24AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Guilherme Vasconcelos vs. Luke Zachrich joins UFC 175 lineup
A middleweight bout between Guilherme Vasconcelos (3-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) and Luke Zachrich (13-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) is the latest addition to July’s UFC 175 lineup. UFC officials today announced the bout. UFC 175 takes place July 5 at Las Vegas’ Mandalay Bay Events Center. The main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. Vasconcelos vs. Zachrich will likely be part of the prelims.
Submitted May 8, 2014 10:34AM by Budgellism - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Anthony Johnson vs. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira slated for UFC on FOX 12
Fresh off a victorious return to the UFC and an upset of Phil Davis, Anthony Johnson (17-4 MMA, 8-4 UFC) will meet fellow light heavyweight Antonio Rogerio Nogueira (21-5 MMA, 4-2 UFC) at UFC on FOX 12. UFC officials today announced the bout, which is the first for the card, following an initial report from FOXSports.com. UFC on FOX 12 takes place July 26 at SAP Center in San Jose. The main card airs on FOX following prelims on FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass. Although it won’t be the main event, Johnson vs. Nogueira is slated for the main card.
Submitted May 8, 2014 10:31AM by Budgellism - 19 comments
Filed under: UFC
Brock Larson Takes Last Slot In Battleground MMA’s One-Night $50k Tournament
UFC veteran welterweight Brock Larson is the latest to join Battleground MMA’s one-night, eight-man tournament.
Submitted May 8, 2014 12:42AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Stefan Struve returns at UFC 175 to meet Matt Mitrione
The long heart-related saga is over for Stefan Struve, and the big man will make his UFC comeback at UFC 175.
Submitted May 8, 2014 12:37AM by FastKnockout - 13 comments
Filed under: UFC
Former UFC welterweight Chris Lytle 'in negotiations' to box Roy Jones Jr. later this year
Your eyes aren't playing tricks on you. Chris Lytle could be boxing Roy Jones Jr. in 2014.
Submitted May 7, 2014 8:54PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
Bellator, Glory ratings up slightly over weekend
With tough competition from other major sports events, Spike's combat properties, Bellator and Glory, both posted above-average numbers. Bellator did 701,000 viewers live against the NBA and NHL playoffs, while Glory did 498,000viewers against a Mayweather pay-per-view.
Submitted May 7, 2014 7:42PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations, Other Combat Sports
GLORY 17 adds Verhoeven vs. Ghita, Valtellini vs. De Bonte to 'Los Angeles' PPV on June 21
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Submitted May 7, 2014 7:39PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
ONE FC: Era of Champions Set for Mata Elang International Stadium in Jakarta on June 14
ONE FC is ramping up its 2014 schedule and on Wednesday announced a June 14 show in Jakarta which will make it three events in three different countries in the space of six weeks for Asia’s biggest MMA promotion.
Submitted May 7, 2014 7:37PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Gilbert Burns says ‘arrogant’ Alistair Overeem left Blackzilians after injuring Guto Inocente in practice
Blackzilians member Gilber Burns spoke out against Alistair Overeem, and explained that the heavyweight left the team after injuring Guto Inocente in practice.
Submitted May 7, 2014 7:34PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: Fight Camp / Team
Guto Inocente vs. Derrick Lewis set for TUF 19 Finale card
Guto Inocente will finally make his UFC debut.
Submitted May 7, 2014 4:39PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Canada's Valtellini gets GLORY title shot
It was announced today that the new GLORY World Series welterweight champion Marc De Bonte will have his first title defense on June 21. He faces the rising Canadian talent 'Bazooka' Joe Valtellini, who has blasted his way into the ranking #2 spot with a string of KO and TKO wins. The fight takes place on the GLORY: LAST MAN STANDING pay-per-view on June 21.
Submitted May 7, 2014 4:21PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
CABMMA: Vitor Belfort is cleared to fight in Brazil
There's a light at the end of the tunnel for Vitor Belfort.
Submitted May 7, 2014 11:35AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Jake Lindsey replaces Yosdenis Cedeno at UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque
Undefeated promotional newcomer Jake Lindsey (9-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) has replaced injured Yosdenis Cedeno (9-3 MMA, 0-1 UFC) and now meets fellow lightweight Jon Tuck (7-1 MMA, 1-1 UFC) at UFC Fight Night 42.
Submitted May 7, 2014 11:28AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Recent UFC winner Patrick Cote wants fight with Thiago Alves this fall
Patrick Cote is respectfully calling for a fight with fellow UFC welterweight Thiago Alves.
Submitted May 7, 2014 1:43AM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
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