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Page 56 - Top MMA News and Mixed Martial Arts Headlines

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Paige VanZant won't be part of The Ultimate Fighter 20 women's strawweight cast
(bloodyelbow.com)
Contrary to earlier reports, Urijah Faber says that Team Alpha Male's Paige VanZant won't be part of the TUF 20 cast, and has just signed on directly with the UFC.
Submitted Mar 31, 2014 11:31AM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
After WSOF-debut win, Yushin Okami to headline WSOF 12 in Japan
(mmajunkie.com)
After a successful WSOF debut on Saturday, former UFC title challenger Yushin Okami will headline WSOF 12, the organization’s debut event in Japan.
Submitted Mar 30, 2014 11:37AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
WSOF 11 set for July with Palhares vs. Fitch, Gaethje vs. Newell title fights
(mmajunkie.com)
July’s WSOF 11 event will mark the organization’s third straight event with championship co-headliners.
Submitted Mar 30, 2014 11:36AM by FastKnockout - 13 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
WSOF 10 slated for June 21 with Karakhanyan-Glenn, Branch-Taylor title fights
(mmajunkie.com)
Share this image:WSOF’s next event, WSOF 10, will again have a championship doubleheader on the NBC Sports Network-televised main card.
Submitted Mar 30, 2014 11:35AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Conor McGregor takes shots at Jose Aldo, Diego Sanchez, and many more
(bloodyelbow.com)
Irish UFC featherweight Conor McGregor continued his verbal assault on UFC fighters in a recent interview.
Submitted Mar 30, 2014 11:33AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Kickboxer Munson dies hours after decision loss
(bloodyelbow.com)
Following a three round fight on Friday night, a Roufusport kickboxer passed away in the early hours on March 29. An eye witness details the final round of his last fight for Bloody Elbow.
Submitted Mar 30, 2014 11:32AM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
 
WSOF 9 results: Palhares taps Carl, Moraes batters Rettinghouse
(mmajunkie.com)
LAS VEGAS – Brazilian submission ace Rousimar Palhares (17-6) needed just 69 seconds of fighting in his new home to claim World Series of Fighting’s bantamweight title.
Submitted Mar 30, 2014 2:14AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Norman Parke looking for Joe Lauzon, Michael Johnson type of UFC fight
(mmajunkie.com)
Following a disappointing majority draw with Leonardo Santos, Norman Parke is ready to get back to work – against a bigger name in the UFC.
Submitted Mar 30, 2014 2:13AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
World Series of Fighting 9 Worldwide Prelims Streaming on Saturday; Main Card for Non-U.S.
(mmaweekly.com)
The World Series of Fighting returns to the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, on Saturday, March 29, for WSOF 9: Carl vs. Palhares. WSOF 9: Carl vs. Palhares. UFC welterweight champion Steve Carl puts his belt on the line against incoming UFC veteran Rousimar Palhares in the main event.
Submitted Mar 29, 2014 11:13AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Bellator 114 results: Alexander Shlemenko defends title, notches win No. 50
(mmajunkie.com)
Alexander Shlemenko secured career win No. 50, defended his Bellator MMA middleweight title for the third time, and extended his winning streak to 13 fights with a dazzling performance in tonight’s Bellator 114 headliner.
Submitted Mar 29, 2014 11:12AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
Cyborg loses to Baars in Muay Thai war
(bloodyelbow.com)
Cris Cyborg and Jorina Baars just put on one of the best female fights of all-time. 5 rounds of scintillating action, seeing Cyborg in trouble for the first time in her career.
Submitted Mar 29, 2014 11:04AM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
 
Study: MMA brain injury risk higher than boxing
(espn.go.com)
About one-third of professional mixed martial arts matches end in knockout or technical knockout, indicating a higher incidence of brain trauma than boxing or other martial arts, according to a new study in the American Journal of Sports Medicine.
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 6:00PM by prophecy033 - 18 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports, General MMA
 
With Saffiedine injured, Ellenberger vs. Lawler booked for UFC 173
(mmajunkie.com)
LAS VEGAS – A training injury has forced Tarec Saffiedine (15-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC) to bow out of next month’s UFC 172 event in Baltimore. With his intended opponent scrapped, Jake Ellenberger (29-7 MMA, 8-3 UFC) will now shift to May’s UFC 173 fight card, where he’ll meet fellow welterweight Robbie Lawler (22-10, 7-4).
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 4:55PM by FastKnockout - 16 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
EFC Boss Slams Internet Over Ref Controversy
(mmamania.com)
One man's awful stoppage is another man's awesome fight.
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 4:03PM by FastKnockout - 13 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Boxing manager arrested in murder-for-hire plot
(bloodyelbow.com)
Marlon Sullivan, manager of Karim Mayfield and multiple NFL players, was arrested in a murder-for-hire plot related to the shocking arrest of California State Senator Leland Yee.
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 3:54PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
 
Potential UFC uniforms leaked on Twitter
(bloodyelbow.com)
A mock-up of the potential UFC uniforms, sporting the Under Armor and LG Electronics logos.
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 3:52PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Cage Warriors Fight Night 10 results: Abu Azaitar quickly bulldozes Jack Marshman
(mmajunkie.com)
Today’s Cage Warriors Fight Night 10 event featured a string of stoppage victories. Perhaps none, however, was more impressive than the one in the middleweight headliner.
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 3:50PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
'Cyborg' adds another potential fight to busy 2014, plans move to 135
(mmajunkie.com)
Cristiane Justino (12-1) may be adding another fight to what’s shaping up to be the most ambitious year of her career.
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 3:48PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Ross Pearson vs. Diego Sanchez added to UFC Fight Night 43 in Albuquerque
(mmajunkie.com)
A lightweight matchup that looks entertaining on paper has been added to June’s UFC Fight Night 43 event as Diego Sanchez (24-7 MMA, 13-7 UFC) meets Ross Pearson (15-6 MMA, 7-3 UFC).
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 3:47PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Diego Sanchez Hoping To Secure Spot On UFC Fight Night New Mexico Card
(fightline.com)
Diego Sanchez has competed all around the world. However, he has not been able to fight in front of his New Mexico fans since 2004 while competing for King of the Cage.
Submitted Mar 28, 2014 2:07PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
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