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Six years after near-fatal crash, Will Ribeiro finds peace with MMA judging and coaching
(mmafighting.com)
Will Ribeiro was a bantamweight prospect back in 2008, but his MMA career was prematurely stopped days after his second fight at World Extreme Cagefighting. Six years later, he still battles to live a normal life in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. With a 9-1 professional overall record -- which included five knockouts and two submissions -- Ribeiro signed with the WEC and fought former bantamweight champion Chase Beebe in his promotional debut on June 2008. He won the fight via split decision, and immediately broke into the top 10 of the division...
Submitted Dec 8, 2013 11:29AM by grappler0000 - 0 comments
Filed under: General MMA
 
White: Silva motivated for Weidman, but UFC will ‘talk about’ Roy Jones Jr. fight
(mmajunkie.com)
The questions started immediately after Anderson Silva was knocked out by Chris Weidman in July. The longtime champ and pound-for-pound king had barely hit the canvas when critics were dogging him for clowning around against Weidman in the cage – clowning, they said, that allowed Weidman to drill Silva for an upset knockout...
Submitted Dec 8, 2013 11:23AM by grappler0000 - 16 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Georgi Karakhanyan ‘really close’ to quitting after Lance Palmer eye-poke at WSOF 7
(mmajunkie.com)
A first-round eye poke nearly prevented Georgi Karakhanyan from competing in a fight that would eventually crown him World Series of Fighting’s inaugural featherweight champion.
Submitted Dec 8, 2013 11:22AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
WSOF 7 results: Georgi Karakhanyan submits Lance Palmer for inaugural featherweight title
(mmajunkie.com)
MAIN CARD -Georgi Karakhanyan def. Lance Palmer via submission (guillotine choke) – Round 3, 4:40 -Jesse Taylor def. Elvis Mutapcic via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) -Nick Newell def. Sabah Fadai via submission (standing guillotine choke) – Round 1, 1:21 -Kalib Starnes def. Dwayne Lewis via knockout (elbows) – Round 2, 1:02 PRELIMINARY CARD -Michael Hill def. Richard Arsenault via TKO (doctor stoppage) – Round 2, 1:29 -David Perron def. Matt Baker via submission (triangle choke) – Round 1, 1:46 -Gabriel Solorio def. Shawn Albrecht via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) -Myles Merola def. Dan Ring via unanimous decision (29-27, 29-27, 29-27) -Brendan Kornberger def. Micah Brakefield via TKO (corner stoppage) – Round 2, 2:45
Submitted Dec 8, 2013 9:37AM by grappler0000 - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Cage Warriors 62 results: UFC vet Curt Warburton taps out Murch in 49 seconds
(mmajunkie.com)
If UFC veteran Curt Warburton was looking to send a message to the lightweights in his new home at Cage Warriors Fighting Championship, he might have done it.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 6:01PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
UFC Light Heavyweight Ryan Bader Donates $10,000 to Benefit Families of Navy SEALs
(sherdog.com)
Prior to his dominant victory over Anthony Perosh last night at UFC Fight Night 33, light heavyweight Ryan Bader decided to give back to members of the United States military.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 4:54PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Joe Lauzon vs. Mac Danzig Moved to Main Card as Part of UFC on Fox 9 Fight Card Shuffle
(mmaweekly.com)
After Matt Brown was forced to withdraw from next week’s UFC on Fox 9 bout with Carlos Condit due to suffering two herniated discs in his lower back, that fight was cancelled and a preliminary bout between Joe Lauzon and Mac Danzig was elevated to the main card.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 4:46PM by JLS - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
Report: Matt Brown injured, elects to withdraw from UFC on Fox 9 fight
(bloodyelbow.com)
Reports are coming out that The Immortal has suffered a training injury and won't be able to face Carlos Condit next week.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 3:13PM by Webbie - 13 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Silva-St. Preux, McDaniel-Troeng booked for UFC 171 in Dallas
(mmajunkie.com)
A pair of fights has been booked for the UFC’s March return to Dallas, including one that is a rescheduling. H
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 2:45PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Jared Rosholt meets newcomer Oleksiy Oliynyk at UFC on FOX 10 in Chicago
(mmajunkie.com)
Just a week after winning his UFC debut, Jared Rosholt has his next assignment. Rosholt (9-1 MMA, 1-0 UFC) will meet newly signed Russian Oleksiy Oliynyk (48-9-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) in a heavyweight bout when the UFC returns to Chicago next month for UFC on FOX 10. Promotion officials announced the new fight booking on Saturday.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 2:44PM by JLS - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Illness knocks Claudia Gadelha from tonight’s Invicta FC 7 strawweight title fight
(mmajunkie.com)
Something must be in the MMA air lately. Invicta Fighting Championships is the latest promotion to suffer a title-fight loss within hours of the card.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 12:42PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Eduardo Dantas vs. Rafael Silva title fight set for March 7
(mmafighting.com)
Bellator's bantamweight champion has a date to return to the cage. Eduardo Dantas, whose last title defense took place on February against teammate Marcos Galvao, is set to defend his title against tournament winner Rafael Silva on March 7, 2014.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 12:35PM by JLS - 2 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
Holly Holm Decisions Angela Hayes at Fresquez Productions ‘Havoc,’ Improves to 6-0
(www.sherdog.com)
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- For the first time in her brief mixed martial arts career, Holly Holm saw the judges’ scorecards in a fight. Judging by the results, she liked the deeper waters just fine.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 12:03PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Mateusz Strzelczyk fails medicals, today’s Cage Warriors 62 bout with Danny Roberts off
(mmajunkie.com)
The card-shuffling for today’s Cage Warriors 62 has continued, just hours before the event.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 12:01PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
‘Shogun’ Rua won’t immediately drop to 185, but doesn’t rule out future trip
(mmajunkie.com)
As soon as the number 205 was spoken, ex-champ Mauricio Rua smiled.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 12:00PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Watch today’s Cage Warriors 62 live on MMAjunkie at 4 p.m. ET
(mmajunkie.com)
You can watch a live and free video stream of today’s Cage Warriors 62 main card here on MMAjunkie at 4 p.m. ET/1 p.m. PT (9 p.m. BST local time).
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 11:59AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Watch tonight’s WSOF 7 event live on MMAjunkie at 6 p.m. ET
(mmajunkie.com)
VANCOUVER – World Series of Fighting returns tonight for WSOF 7 from PNE Agrodome in Vancouver.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 11:58AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Eight fighters transported to hospital following UFC Fight Night 33
(mmajunkie.com)
If you attended the post-event press conference for UFC Fight Night 33, you might have noticed the dais was a little light on fighters.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 11:53AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC Fight Night 33 bonuses: Rua, Silva and Hunt pick up $50,000 awards
(mmajunkie.com)
Mauricio “Shogun” Rua, Mark Hunt and Antonio Silva each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Friday’s UFC Fight Night 33 event.
Submitted Dec 7, 2013 1:14AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Invicta FC 7 Weigh-in Results: All Three Title Fights Get the Green Light
(mmaweekly.com)
All three title fights got the green light on Friday at the Invicta FC 7: Honchak vs. Smith weigh-ins.
Submitted Dec 6, 2013 11:29PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
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