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Cyborg unaware of Holly Holm PPV rumors
Invicta featherweight champion Cris 'Cyborg Justino discusses the Holly Holm PPV rumours, Ronda Rousey "running" from her, and an interest in a potential rematch against Gina Carano.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 11:12AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: General MMA
Bas Rutten rips Alistair Overeem for testosterone usage
The former UFC Heavyweight champion went on Submission Radio and had some harsh words for his countryman.
Submitted Apr 5, 2014 11:11AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: General MMA
Conflict resolved, Burkman stays with WSOF, fights winner of Palhares vs. Fitch
LAS VEGAS – Despite a very public conflict between Josh Burkman (27-10) and his WSOF employers, “The People’s Warrior” plans on staying with the Las Vegas-based promotion and will soon fight for the company’s welterweight title.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 8:23PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Mike Brown out, Estevan Payan now meets newcomer Alex White at UFC on FOX 11
Estevan Payan (14-5 MMA, 0-2 UFC) now has a third scheduled opponent at UFC on FOX 11, as Alex Garcia (8-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) replaces an injured Mike Brown, who was originally a replacement for Sean Soriano.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 8:22PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Chope gets first post-UFC fight at PRO FC 9
Featherweight fighter Will Chope is slated to take part in his first post-UFC fight, as he meets Jeremy Kennedy at PRO FC 9 in Taiwan.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 8:21PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Brazilian commission denies Scott Jorgensen appeal, UFC Fight Night 38 result stands
Brazil’s athletic commission has denied Scott Jorgensen‘s appeal of a UFC Fight Night 38 loss, and the result from the event will stand.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 7:25PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Barnatt: I make more cash than 80% of UFC fighters
British middleweight Luke Barnatt breaks down his business-like approach to fighting in the UFC, and why you should make more money outside of the octagon than in it.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 7:23PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Maryland State Athletic Commission releases statement regarding UFC 172 random drug testing
Following the surprising news that the Maryland State Athletic Commission had randomly tested UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones as well as title challenger Glover Teixeira ahead of UFC 172, the commission has now released a statement detailing their decision to administer the random drug tests.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 7:22PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Patrick Cummins meets Francimar Barroso at UFC Fight Night 43 in Albuquerque
The UFC’s first visit to Albuquerque now has a light heavyweight matchup added to the lineup.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 4:14PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Ellenberger 'Ronda Rousey is freakishly strong'
UFC welterweight contender, Jake Ellenberger discusses the current welterweight landscape, his new podcast with comedian Adam Hunter, training with Edmond Tarverdyan, what he took from the loss to Rory and just how strong Ronda Rousey is.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 4:12PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Interviews
Winkeljohn: There has been talk of a Cris Cyborg vs. Holly Holm pay-per-view bout
The trainer of former women's boxing champ Holly Holm says that her camp has been in talks with Cris Cyborg's camp about doing a possible Holm vs. Cyborg pay-per-view event outside the UFC.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 4:11PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: General MMA
Vladimir Matyushenko announces retirement following Bellator 116 fight opposite Joey Beltran
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight slugger Vladimir Matyushenko is calling it quits.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 11:31AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Bellator
CSAC releases Rousey from management deal
The California State Athletic Commission has terminated the fight-manager deal between Ronda Rousey and Fight Tribe Management.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 11:25AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
Gina Carano to meet with Dana White about possible UFC future next week, or could retire for good
Gina Carano says that she will meet with Dana White next week and could return to MMA, saying she's "actually kind of considering it."
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 11:23AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Is Ben Askren on his way to the UFC ?
His walk out T shirt has appeared for sale on the UFC.com shop website
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 8:45AM by tattflash - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC, Miscellaneous
WSOF matchmaker, Ali Abdel-Aziz responds to Josh Burkman's Tweets
Ali Abdel-Aziz responds to Josh Burkman's Twitter criticism and release request.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 3:46AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Unhappy Josh Burkman wants out of WSOF
World Series of Fighting appears to be facing some serious managerial drama stemming from a tweet put out by Josh Burkman.
Submitted Apr 4, 2014 3:41AM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Bellator weigh-in results: Vitaly Minakov, Cheick Kongo official for title fight
The official weigh-ins for Bellator 115 took place today – minus two planned tournament semifinal fights.
Submitted Apr 3, 2014 9:30PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator
UFC on Fox 11: Werdum vs. Browne fight card set with 13 bouts
The UFC on Fox 11 fight is set with four main card fights and nine bouts on a deep preliminary card. Main Card (Fox) Travis Browne vs. Fabricio Werdum Liz Carmouche vs. Miesha Tate Edson Barboza vs. Donald Cerrone Yoel Romero vs. Brad Tavares Preliminary Card (Fox Sports 1) Rafael dos Anjos vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov Thiago Alves vs. Seth Baczynski Pat Healy vs. Jorge Masvidal Mike Brown vs. Estevan Payan Caio Magalhaes vs. Josh Samman Jordan Mein vs. Hernani Perpetuo Fight Pass Card Alexis Dufresne vs. Amanda Nunes Mirsad Bektic vs. Chas Skelly Derrick Lewis vs. Jack May
Submitted Apr 3, 2014 9:28PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Drugged GSP talks Diaz: 'He's a motherf***er, man'
A new documentary, DNA of GSP, has been released. Covering former welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre in his build up to fighting Nick Diaz at UFC 158
Submitted Apr 3, 2014 9:26PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
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