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Four more fighters removed from UFC rosters
It looks like the UFC is clearing up space from their packed roster with the apparent release of another four fighters.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:04PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
Palhares' pre-fight drug test negative, 'Toquinho' cleared for WSOF 9
LAS VEGAS – Brazilian welterweight Rousimar Palhares has passed a pre-fight drug test, and his title fight opposite World Series of Fighting champ Steve Carl is now a go.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 8:19PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Bellator 114 weigh-in results: Champ Shlemenko, challenger Ward set for title
The weigh-ins for Friday’s Bellator 114 event took place today at the Fairborn Ballroom at the Embassy Suites in West Valley, Utah, and MMAjunkie covered the festivities.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 8:18PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Georges St-Pierre announces ACL tear, potential UFC return date delayed
If you were hoping for a quick return to action for the self-exiled Georges St-Pierre, you’re going to be disappointed.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 7:05PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
Atrocious refereeing on display in TKO stoppage of EFC Africa 28 bout
An unbelievably incompetent and extremely dangerous stoppage occurred at EFC Africa 28 in Johannesburg, South Africa earlier today.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 5:05PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Jeff Monson returns, fights Chaban Ka at M-1 Challenge 47 on April 4 in Russia
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) heavyweight Jeff Monson will try his damnedest to snap a four-fight losing streak when he takes on Chaban Ka in the co-main event of M-1 Challenge 47: "Battle in the Heart of the Continent," airing free worldwide on M-1Global.tv, live from inside Orenburgzhe Sport Hall in Orenburgh, Russia, on April 4, 2014.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 2:36PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Cage Warriors Fight Night 10 weigh-in results: One fighter comes in heavy
All main-card fighters, including middleweight headliners Abu Azaitar (185.5 pounds) and Jack Marshman (186), today successfully made weight for Cage Warriors Fight Night 10 event.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 2:32PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
RFA 14 main card set with addition of Jouban-Montoya, Aguiar-Toner
The main card for RFA’s next event is complete with a title fight and a pair of title-eliminators.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 2:31PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Jon Fitch gets next welterweight title shot, will fight Steve Carl vs Rousimar Palhares winner at WSOF 11
Despite a submission loss and a close decision win in two fights under the World Series of Fighting (WSOF) umbrella, former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Welterweight standout, Jon Fitch, has been guaranteed a 170-pound title shot.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:29AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Ultimate Fighter 'Brazil 3' Finale fight card to feature Demian Maia vs Mike Pierce
The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Brazil 3" is already beginning to take shape with the addition of two familiar 170-pound faces.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:28AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
Watch today's Bellator 114 weigh-ins at 7 p.m. ET
The weigh-ins for Friday’s Bellator 114 event take place today, and you can watch a live stream of the festivities at MMAjunkie.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:24AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Scott Jorgensen's camp appeals UFC Fight Night 38 loss
UFC flyweight Scott Jorgensen may soon have a “no contest” on his record if his camp’s appeal finds a friendly ear.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:23AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Magnus Cedenblad vs. Krzysztof Jotko added to UFC Fight Night 41 in Berlin
A middleweight matchup between Sweden’s Magnus Cedenblad (11-4 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Poland’s Krzysztof Jotko (14-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) is the latest matchup added to the UFC’s return to Germany.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:22AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Roland Delorme meets newcomer Michinori Tanaka at UFC 174 in Vancouver
A bantamweight matchup between Canada’s Roland Delorme (9-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) and undefeated Japanese newcomer Michinori Tanaka (9-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is the latest addition to UFC 174.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:21AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Chris Weidman's double knee surgery should not stop July 5 bout
Chris Weidman's double knee surgery should not stop July 5 bout.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:20AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Gabi Garcia Tests Positive for Fertility Drug, Stripped of 2013 Worlds Title
Women's BJJ powerhouse Gabi Garcia failed a drug test from the IBJJF 2013 Worlds and has been stripped of her medals, but it might not be what you think.
Submitted Mar 27, 2014 11:18AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez confirmed for UFC's end-of-year event
UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis (17-2 MMA, 4-1 UFC) will be back in action by year’s end, attempting his first title defense against onetime title challenger Gilbert Melendez (22-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC).
Submitted Mar 26, 2014 10:37PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
WSOF Announces Free Online Streaming for Future Cards, Starting with WSOF 9
The World Series of Fighting is setting a new standard for the way MMA fans across the globe consume their events online. In a recent press release, the organization announced that WSOF 9—and all future events—will be streamed for free internationally on NBCSports.com. There will be no validation for a television subscription to NBC Sports; users will simply select whether they are international or U.S. viewers, and the card will be open for their enjoyment, according to WSOF publicist Danny Brener...
Submitted Mar 26, 2014 10:07PM by grappler0000 - 6 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
UFC Announces Expansion into Puerto Rico
UFC president Dana White announced on Wednesday in Puerto Rico the organization’s expansion plans for the island, noting Puerto Rico’s rich history in combat sports. The expansion includes the appointment of local sports entrepreneur Peter Rivera as the UFC’s representative in the region. Rivera will be responsible for the commercial management of the UFC brand and the coordination of all details relating to Pay-Per-View sales, tryouts, seminars and special presentations of UFC fighters on the island. Rivera has represented various local boxing promotions as well as several Puerto Rican champions...
Submitted Mar 26, 2014 10:05PM by grappler0000 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC reportedly targeting Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley for UFC 174
The next step towards determining Johny Hendricks' first title defense could come in the form of Rory MacDonald vs. Tyron Woodley in June.
Submitted Mar 26, 2014 9:34PM by FastKnockout - 14 comments
Filed under: UFC
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