Sign In


Keep me logged in

Page 59 - Top MMA News and Mixed Martial Arts Headlines

Do you have a hot MMA story or news item that you have found and would like to share?
Then read our guidelines then post it to our MMA News Share Forum to have it display here for the community to read on this page.
Legacy FC signs Brazilian standout Leonardo Leite for fall debut
Legacy Fighting Championship has added to its roster with a highly regarded judoka and Brazilian jiu-jitsu champion expected to debut with the promotion this fall.
Submitted Jun 30, 2014 7:34PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
"Showtime” inks deal with Reebok
UFC lightweight champion Anthony “Showtime” Pettis may not be fighting until January of 2015, but that hasn’t stopped him from doing some big deals outside of the cage.
Submitted Jun 30, 2014 2:37PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
Female BJJ Champions respond to Ronda Rousey: 'Talk is cheap when you never show up'
Ronda Rousey claimed she can beat any BJJ females regardless of weight class, now several of these jiujitsu champions respond and want to take her up on that challenge.
Submitted Jun 30, 2014 2:32PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: General MMA
Silva says he would fight Diaz, not Weidman again
"The Spider" has no desire to complete a trilogy against the UFC middleweight champion but would accept a fight with Nick Diaz.
Submitted Jun 30, 2014 2:31PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
July 11's 'ONE FC 18: War of Dragons' card finalized with 10 bouts
Share this image:The fight card is set for next month’s “ONE FC 18: War of Dragons” event, which marks the promotion’s debut in Taiwan.
Submitted Jun 30, 2014 2:29PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Asian MMA
Myles Jury accepts fight against Nate Diaz ... who won't answer the phone
Surging Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight prospect Myles Jury has been offered a fight against former division number one contender Nate Diaz, a 155-pound showdown he gladly accepts. But negotiating with Diaz, as Anthrax so eloquently puts it, is like clapping with one hand. According to Fury, there hasn't been a peep from the 209.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 10:32PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Ex-UFC fighter Thiago Silva set to return to MMA on August 29th
Howard Davis' Fight Time Promotions in Florida has picked up former UFC light heavyweight Thiago Silva.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 8:48PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
UFC Fight Night 44 draws reported 9,227 attendance for $728,358 live gate
SAN ANTONIO – Saturday night’s UFC Fight Night 44 event drew an announced attendance of 9,227 and a live gate of $728,358.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 11:46AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Pat Miletich will be the next UFC Hall of Fame inductee
Former champion Pat Miletich will be the next inductee into the UFC Hall of Fame.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 11:45AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC releases statement on Chael Sonnen's second failed drug test
SAN ANTONIO – In the wake of news announcing another failed drug test for three-time title challenger Chael Sonnen, the UFC released a statement largely mirroring its previous responses to high-profile failures.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 11:43AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Kelvin Gastelum might go back to Mike Dolce after missing weight at UFC Fight Night 44
SAN ANTONIO – UFC welterweight Kelvin Gastelum thought he had things under control with his weight, but he now admits he may need help once more.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 11:42AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
After latest win, Cezar Ferreira still wants a rematch with C.B. Dollaway
SAN ANTONIO – After outpointing Andrew Craig on Saturday at UFC Fight Night 44, Cezar Ferreira still wants a rematch with the last man to beat him in the octagon.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 11:41AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Mike Goldberg criticized for 'Fueling the American stereotype of being completely ignorant' of other countries
During the recent UFC broadcast from New Zealand, Mike Goldberg botched Jonah Lomu's name and sport in a moment that Australian media have said fuels the American stereotype of ignorance toward other countries.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 11:40AM by FastKnockout - 22 comments
Filed under: UFC
Korean Zombie calls out Swanson
Shortly after Cub Swanson's win over Jeremy Stephens, Chan Sung Jung calls him out for a potential bout that guarantees fireworks.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 11:36AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFN San Antonio bonuses: Swanson, Stephens win 50k
Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens earned "Fight of the Night" honours for their five-round main event battle, while Carlos Diego Ferreira and Ray Borg both won performance bonuses for their submission wins on the prelims.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 3:13AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC Fight Night: Te Huna vs Marquardt post-fight bonuses – Marquardt, Oliveira win 50k
Nate Marquardt and Charles Oliveira won performance bonuses for their submission victories, while Gian Villante and Sean O'Connell won 'Fight of the Night' honours for their curtain jerker fight.
Submitted Jun 29, 2014 12:16AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Sonnen fails second drug test due to HGH and EPO
Chael Sonnen tested positive for four banned substances earlier this month in a second random drug test administered by the Nevada Athletic Commission. Nevada Athletic Commission chairman Francisco Aguilar confirmed the news with MMAFighting.com.
Submitted Jun 28, 2014 10:01PM by prophecy033 - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC, General MMA, MMA Personalities, Miscellaneous
Jon Fitch Gets New Sponsor, Will Be First Fighter Paid With Digital Currency
When top welterweight fighter steps into the cage next month for The World Series of Fighting, he will be fighting for a new type of funds in Digital Currency.
Submitted Jun 27, 2014 11:50AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
UFC Fight Night 43 weigh-in results: Nate Marquardt, James Te Huna set for main event
AUCKLAND, New Zealand – MMAjunkie was on scene and reporting live from tonight’s UFC Fight Night 43 fighter weigh-ins, where all 20 competitors made weight for Saturday’s event.
Submitted Jun 27, 2014 1:28AM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC co-headliner Kelvin Gastelum still on Dolce Diet, but without Mike Dolce
SAN ANTONIO – A tough weight cut added to the challenges welterweight Kelvin Gastelum faced both before and during his previous fight with Rick Story, but the winner of “The Ultimate Fighter 17? claims his waistline isn’t an issue heading into his next bout.
Submitted Jun 26, 2014 9:11PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
  » October 2014
  » September 2014
  » August 2014
  » July 2014
  » June 2014
  » May 2014
  » April 2014
  » March 2014
  » February 2014
  » January 2014
  » December 2013
  » November 2013
  » October 2013
  » September 2013
  » August 2013
  » July 2013
  » June 2013
  » May 2013
  » April 2013
  » March 2013
  » February 2013
  » January 2013
  » December 2012
  » November 2012
  » October 2012
  » September 2012
  » August 2012
  » July 2012
  » June 2012
  » May 2012
  » April 2012
  » March 2012
  » February 2012
  » January 2012
  » December 2011
  » November 2011
  » October 2011
  » September 2011
  » August 2011
  » July 2011
  » June 2011
  » May 2011
  » April 2011
  » March 2011
  » February 2011
  » January 2011
  » December 2010
  » November 2010
  » October 2010
  » September 2010
  » August 2010
  » July 2010
  » June 2010
  » May 2010
  » April 2010
  » March 2010
  » February 2010
  » January 2010
  » December 2009
  » November 2009
  » October 2009
  » September 2009
  » August 2009
  » July 2009
  » June 2009
  » May 2009
  » April 2009
  » March 2009
  » February 2009
  » January 2009
  » December 2008
  » November 2008
  » October 2008
  » September 2008
  » August 2008
  » July 2008
  » June 2008
  » May 2008
  » April 2008
  » March 2008
  » February 2008
  » January 2008
  » December 2007
  » November 2007
  » October 2007
  » September 2007
  » August 2007
  » July 2007
  » June 2007