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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
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
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