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Brandon Vera cut by UFC
Brandon Vera has been released by the UFC after a lengthy career in the promotion that began in 2005.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 11:40AM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
Jacare-Mousasi rematch confirmed as UFC 176 co-main event
With the second bout between Jose Aldo and Chad Mendes set to headline the August 2nd UFC 176 card at the Staples Center, another important rematch has been set as the co-main event.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 11:39AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
Bellator announces departure of executives Bjorn Rebney and Tim Danaher
Spike TV today announced that Bellator MMA’s top two executives have parted ways with the company. Bjorn Rebney, Bellator’s founder, chairman and CEO, as well as company president and COO Tim Danaher, have the left company, effective immediately. A reason for their departures wasn’t given, though a statement from Rebney mentioned a difference “in our views on the right strategic direction.”
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 11:38AM by postman - 12 comments
Filed under: Bellator
Kevin Casey vs. Bubba Bush slated for UFC 175
Another Resurrection Fighting Alliance champion is headed to the UFC.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 12:45AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Leonardo ‘Macarrao’ Replaces John Howard, Meets Rick Story in Atlantic City on July 16
“The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil 1” contestant Leonardo Mafra Texeira will make his second Octagon appearance against Rick Story on July 16.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 12:40AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Chael Sonnen temporarily suspended by NSAC pending formal hearing
Now-retired UFC fighter Chael Sonnen was temporarily suspended pending a formal hearing by the Nevada State Athletic Commission.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 12:38AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Joe Lauzon meets Michael Chiesa at UFC Fight Night 50 in Connecticut
The UFC’s return to Connecticut after a long layoff has its first bout.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 12:36AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
Due to past lawsuit trouble, EA's UFC game will not feature Carlos Condit's tattoo
Old wounds run deep as the scars left by Carlos Condit's tattoo lawsuit kept his body work out of EA's new game.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 12:35AM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
Henderson vs. dos Anjos set for UFC Fight Night Tulsa
Days after both men won by stoppage in Albuquerque, Ben Henderson and Rafael dos Anjos will duel in a five-round fight in Tulsa, OK on August 23rd.
Submitted Jun 18, 2014 12:30AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Wanderlei Silva admits to taking diuretics; punishment for refused drug test to be discussed at later date
Speaking through his lawyer, Wanderlei Silva stated at Tuesday's Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) meeting that the reason he refused to undergo a random NAC sanctioned drug test on May 24 is because he was concerned that the test would show the presence of diuretics in his system, which he claims to have begun taking along with anti-inflammatories prescribed by a UFC doctor in order to help him recover from a fractured right wrist he suffered in February while coaching The Ultimate Fighter Brazil.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 8:53PM by prophecy033 - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC, General MMA, Miscellaneous, MMA Personalities
‘Minotauro’ Nogueira Undergoes Successful ACL Surgery, Faces 6-Month Rehab
UFC heavyweight Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira underwent surgery to repair the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee on Tuesday, according to a report by Globo.com.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 7:00PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Battlegrounds MMA’s One-Night Tourney Moved to Oct. 3, Airs Live on PPV
Battlegrounds MMA’s one-night welterweight tournament has been moved from June 27 to Oct. 3 and will now air via pay-per-view, the promotion announced Tuesday.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 6:58PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Herb Dean to Referee Weidman-Machida; Yves Lavigne Gets Rousey-Davis
The referees and judges have been selected for the two title fights taking place at UFC 175.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 6:57PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Paul Daley squares off against Igor Fernandes at Bamma 16
Noted knockout artist Paul Daley will return to action on Sept. 13 when he squares off against Igor Fernandes in the British Association of Mixed Martial Arts 16 headliner.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 6:56PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
MMA Fighter Taps Out In Order To Save His Opponent
When presented the chance to dummy his opponent, an amateur MMA fighter tapped out. While most fighters would have seized the opportunity to put an opponent to sleep, Mike Pantangco (white shorts) backed away, bent down and tapped the Prison City octagon. He’d done enough damage. At a certain point, forfeiting becomes the better option. After all, he wasn’t getting paid. He had nothing to gain from hurting his opponent, he told Inside MMA in his own words after the bout. “I just feel that there’s no point fighting him because he didn’t train against me and I didn’t train for him and I just feel like we’re amateur fighters. We don’t get money we don’t get paid,” Pantangco said. He added: “I know that the only thing I’m going to finish the fight is him to go in the hospital or get hurt. I just feel terrible so I’m just going to give him the win.” This was 4 weeks ago but I don't think it was posted here.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 3:30PM by Kpro - 7 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
UFC 174 prelims draw 784,000 viewers
The prelim ratings for UFC 174 are up from 173, but could be a function of a better network in FX.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 2:59PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Jon Jones says Daniel Cormier was more deserving of title shot than Alexander Gustafsson
Jon Jones thinks Daniel Cormier was more deserving of a title shot than Alexander Gustafsson, but the fans wanted Gustafsson, so that's who he will fight.
Submitted Jun 17, 2014 2:58PM by FastKnockout - 12 comments
Filed under: UFC
Phil Baroni set to fight Karo Parisyan at Bellator 122
After nearly a year away from the sport, Phil Baroni is set for a return to action at Bellator 122 in Temecula, Calif.
Submitted Jun 16, 2014 9:49PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Jones refusing to fight in Gustafsson in Sweden
Jon Jones joined Ariel Helwani on The MMA Hour tonight to talk about his upcoming fight with Alexander Gustafsson, and why he is refusing to fight in Gustafsson’s native country of Sweden.
Submitted Jun 16, 2014 9:46PM by FastKnockout - 21 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC signs four new fighters
The UFC has announced the signing of four new prospects: Bryan Barberena, Brendan O’Reilly, Paddy Holohan, and Matt Dwyer.
Submitted Jun 16, 2014 9:44PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
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