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World Series of Fighting Signs Josh Hill to Ever-Expanding Canadian Roster
World Series of Fighting has signed top Canadian bantamweight prospect and TUF 18 castmember Josh Hill.
Submitted Apr 7, 2014 12:01PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Ben Askren headlines May's ONE FC 15 vs. Bakhtiyar Abbasov
Former Bellator MMA welterweight champion Ben Askren will make his highly anticipated ONE FC debut next month in Singapore.
Submitted Apr 7, 2014 11:59AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: General MMA
UFC Fight Night 39 start times, fight card, TV info, fan and media events
The UFC returns to the United Arab Emirates on Friday for UFC Fight Night 39 at DU Arena in Abu Dhabi. Here’s the essential information for the card.
Submitted Apr 7, 2014 11:58AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Bruce Lee will be on EA Sports UFC game
Martial Arts legend Bruce Lee will be available in EA Sports UFC and will be playable from flyweight up to lightweight.
Submitted Apr 7, 2014 11:56AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC releases Jake Shields
After a little over three years, Jake Shields' UFC run has come to an end. The former welterweight contender has been released by the promotion, his manager Lex McMahon of Alchemist Management confirmed with MMAFighting.com.
Submitted Apr 7, 2014 9:43AM by shaneTpain - 21 comments
Filed under: UFC
Rony Jason vs Robbie Peralta targeted for TUF Brazil 3 Finale
A featherweight showdown between TUF Brazil winner Rony Jason and Robbie Peralta has been agreed to for the TUF Brazil 3 Finale.
Submitted Apr 6, 2014 8:11PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Kyra Gracie hopes to fight for the UFC following pregnancy and childbirth
The five-time jiu-jitsu world champion and three-time ADCC winner is taking this year off from competition to have a baby but once she's recovered from child-birth she hopes to compete in MMA and fight in the UFC.
Submitted Apr 6, 2014 2:18PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Gzim Selmani Chokes Out Oli Thompson; Colin Fletcher Captures Split Verdict at BAMMA 15
Gzim Selmani put in a short night’s work in the British Association of Mixed Martial Arts 15 headliner, as he submitted two-time UFC veteran Oli Thompson with a guillotine choke just 18 seconds into their heavyweight tilt at the Copper Box Arena in London on Saturday.
Submitted Apr 6, 2014 11:53AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
May's UFC 173 lineup once again finalized with 12 bouts in Las Vegas
After some recent changes and card shuffling, the 12-fight lineup for May’s UFC 173 pay-per-view is one again set.
Submitted Apr 6, 2014 11:47AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Paul Daley returns to kickboxing – with a violent result
With his MMA career on hold, big-show veteran Paul Daley has returned to kickboxing this year. On Saturday, he had his third fight of 2014 – which included a violent outcome.
Submitted Apr 6, 2014 11:46AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
UFC signs Alex White
Initially slated as Sean Soriano vs. Estevan Payan, Alex White steps up for an injured Mike Brown after Brown replaced an injured Soriano.
Submitted Apr 6, 2014 11:42AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Diego Sanchez calls Pearson 'perfect opponent,' says he beats champ Pettis nine out of 10 times
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Even though Diego Sanchez admits he could encounter the same type of fight that led to a recent loss, he calls Ross Pearson “the perfect opponent.”
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 9:52PM by FastKnockout - 24 comments
Filed under: UFC
Kampmann: If I feel like taking a fight in a couple of months, I’ll call up Joe Silva
UFC welterweight competitor Martin Kampmann spoke with MMAFighting.com regarding his hiatus from MMA competition, whether he will retire in the near future, as well as his decision to begin coaching fighters.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 9:51PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Holly Holm suffers broken arm in Legacy FC win
Women's bantamweight fighter Holly Holm suffered a broken arm in her Legacy FC 30 win last night over Juliana Werner.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 6:02PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Jorge Masvidal in poker tourney finals, playing for six-figure prize
Jorge Masvidal stands to make a pretty hefty April bonus on Saturday if his cards land right.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 1:04PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
Chico Camus in for Kyung Ho Kang, meets Chris Holdsworth at UFC 173
The UFC’s annual Memorial Day weekend event continues to undergo shuffling, this time on the preliminary card.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 1:03PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
ONE FC Signs Former Boxing World Champion, Filipino-American Ana Julaton
ONE FC has been putting together female fights with increasing regularity and officials from the promotion confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that the latest addition is former boxing world champion.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 11:19AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Asian MMA
Bellator 115 results: Minakov tops Kongo to defend heavyweight belt
Vitaly Minakov (14-0 MMA, 5-0 BMMA) retained his Bellator MMA heavyweight championship with a five-round decision victory over Cheick Kongo (20-9-2 MMA, 2-1 BMMA) that was filled with momentum shifts and bizarre moments.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 11:18AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Legacy FC 30 results: Holly Holm stays perfect, overwhelms Juliana Werner
Holly Holm‘s future in MMA is still uncertain, but for now, she can claim a title in the sport after downing an overmatched Juliana Werner for the Legacy FC women’s bantamweight belt.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 11:17AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Former UFC flyweight Phil Harris signs with Cage Warriors, debuts this month
It won’t take long for Phil Harris to get back to work.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 11:14AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
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