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Mac Danzig speaks up on UFC lawsuit: 'you can't abuse what you've created'
Following his twitter battle with Cody McKenzie over the UFC lawsuit, Mac Danzig was on MSNBC, and his viewpoint was surprisingly different.
Submitted Jan 18, 2015 1:39PM by george112 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC, Interviews
UFC 186 adds Cote vs. Riggs; Aubin-Mercier vs. Michaud; and Rakoczy vs. Letourneau
UFC today announced several bouts for its next event in Canada, UFC 186, and a bantamweight championship rematch between T.J. Dillashaw (11-2 MMA, 7-2 UFC) and Renan Barao (33-2 MMA, 8-1 UFC) is set to top the bill.
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 11:48PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
WSOF 17 results: Jake Shields scores quick submission win to earn title shot
Jake Shields (31-7-1) will soon challenge WSOF welterweight champion Rousimar Palhares after earning a quick first-round submission win over Brian Foster (22-7).
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 11:44PM by FastKnockout - 20 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Here’s an uncomfortable thought: Imagine if Dennis Siver wins…
Back at UFC 157, Liz Carmouche had one hell of a dilemma. She was going up against the Creator of Women’s MMA in the UFC, Ronda Rousey. Carmouche was fighting for the inaugural women’s bantamweight belt because Rousey existed. Should she defeat Rousey, Carmouche would effectively tear down the very eco system that sustained her and everyone else in her category. In other words, if Carmouche was successful that night in early 2013, she would ruin everything. That’s a lot to block out as you prepare for a fight. And that’s sort of what Dennis Siver is going through as he gets set to face Conor McGregor at UFC Fight Night 59 Sunday in Boston. McGregor is not only the Gateway to Ireland, but the very fire and vitality of the featherweight division. As he said during a spot on SportsCenter this week, he’s not the Next Big Thing, he is the Big Thing. Siver is a one-man Washington Generals, a warm body to perpetuate the myth of Conor McGregor as McGregor rolls headlong towards a title shot against Jose Aldo.
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 9:16PM by tildengolfer - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Michael Bisping vs. CB Dollaway booked for UFC 186
#9-ranked UFC Middleweight, Michael Bisping (25-7), and #10 CB Dollaway (15-6) look to bounce back from their losses when they meet inside the Octagon at UFC 186. The middleweight bout will take place on Apr. 25 at the Bell Centre in Montreal.
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 8:50PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC 186 lands T.J. Dillashaw vs. Renano Barao 2; Rory MacDonald vs. Hector Lombard
Montreal's Rory MacDonald will fight in his adopted hometown after all when the UFC pulls through town on April 25. But he'll be in the evening's co-feature bout. The UFC made official the main event and co-main event bouts for UFC 186 at the Bell Centre. In the main event, T.J. Dillashaw will defend his bantamweight title against former champion Renan Barao.
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 8:38PM by tildengolfer - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
Cordeiro: I want to train Shogun again
Former Chute Boxe trainer and current owner of Kings MMA Rafael Cordeiro recently conducted an interview with Brazil's Shogun-receberia-como-um-filho.html" target="_blank">Globo. Cordeiro used to teach for Chute Boxe in Mauricio "Shogun" Rua's hometown of Curitiba, Brazil, but moved to Los Angeles to open Kings, not one of the top MMA gyms in the States. Never the less, Cordeiro expressed the wish to train Shogun again.
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 8:32PM by tildengolfer - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Pendred: I'm keeping tight-lipped about CM Punk
Jonathan Shrager talks with Cathal Pendred ahead of UFC Boston regarding his Boston roots, his money-motivated desire to welcome CM Punk to the Octagon, his teammates Gunnar Nelson and Conor McGregor.
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 8:31PM by tildengolfer - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Fertitta: Why can't Rousey be the biggest athlete in combat sports?
ZUFFA CEO Lorenzo Fertitta spoke recently with Graham Bensinger for Yahoo Sports, and said he can see Ronda Rousey becoming the most popular athlete in combat sports. "I feel like this is a seminal moment, not just sports, but in culture altogether," said Fertitta. "This movement that's being led by Ronda Rousey - it's female empowerment. Who is to say, why can't a girl be a fighter? Why can't a girl be successful in sports like these other athletes in sports?
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 8:29PM by tildengolfer - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC fines Jon Jones $25,000 for violating code of conduct
UFC officials today announced that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been fined $25,000 for his recent failed out-of-competition drug test.
Submitted Jan 17, 2015 7:20PM by george112 - 14 comments
Filed under: UFC
Dustin Poirier returns to 155, meets Diego Ferreira at UFC Fight Night 63 in Fairfax, Va.
The UFC will return to Fairfax, Va., in April for the first time in nearly three years for UFC Fight Night 63. The promotion announced the location and venue, the city’s Patriot Center, on Friday, along with the card’s first matchup: A lightweight bout between Diego Ferreira (11-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC) and Dustin Poirier (16-4 MMA, 8-3 UFC).
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 7:22PM by JLS1980 - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
Joe Condon Replaces Injured Brian Cobb, Meets Jonathan Nunez in WSOF 17 Co-Main
Joe Condon Replaces Injured Brian Cobb, Meets Jonathan Nunez in WSOF 17 Co-Main.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 7:10PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Finalized Bout Order, TV Line Up For UFN 60
Latest UFC Fight Night 60 fight card and rumors for Stephen Thompson vs. Brandon Thatch-led mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Feb. 14, 2015, inside the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield, Colorado.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 5:46PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Parke wants Nurmagomedov after Sunday night
Norman Parke talks about his UFN 59 fight against Gleison Tibau, how he feels being on the same card as his fellow Irishman, his relationship with Conor McGregor, fighting Khabib Nurmagomedov.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 5:43PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
Mike Tyson joins GLORY 19 broadcast team
Mike Tyson has joined the broadcast team for GLORY 19 on February 6. He knows a thing or two about the fight game and once nearly fought Bob Sapp in K-1. Yesterday he got acquainted with GLORY 19's heavyweight headliners Rico Verhoeven (44-9, 10 KO's) and his challenger Errol Zimmerman (103-11-1, 44 KO's) via a videolink between Las Vegas and Amsterdam.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 5:38PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
Brian Cobb injures knee on treadmill, out of WSOF 17 co-main event
World Series of Fighting is scrambling to find a replacement fighter on very short notice for their co-main event bout at WSOF 17 tomorrow.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 5:36PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Jim Alers vs. Chas Skelly finalizes next month's UFC Fight Night 60 lineup in Colorado
With the addition of a new featherweight matchup, the lineup is set for next month’s UFC Fight Night 60 lineup.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 5:33PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Eddie Gordon vs. Chris Dempsey slated for UFC on FOX 15 in New Jersey
A middleweight bout between “The Ultimate Fighter 19? winner Eddie Gordon (7-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Chris Dempsey (10-2 MMA 0-1 UFC) is in the works for UFC on FOX 15.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 5:32PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Dhiego Lima vs. Tim Means welterweight bout added to UFC 184 in Los Angeles
An “Ultimate Fighter 19? finalist is headed to Los Angeles to face a surging welterweight.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 5:30PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Ricardo Lamas roasts Conor McGregor with 7 min long parody video
Ricardo Lamas stars as Conrad McGuillicutty as more shots are fired from competitors in the FW division of the UFC.
Submitted Jan 16, 2015 3:11PM by tildengolfer - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
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