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Ovince St. Preux vs. Glover Teixeira headlines UFC Fight Night in Nashville
(bloodyelbow.com)
A light heavyweight clash has been set between Ovince St. Preux and Glover Teixeira.
Submitted May 20, 2015 9:10PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Steven Ray to Meet Leonardo Texeira at UFC Fight Night in Glasgow on July 18
(sherdog.com)
Steven Ray to Meet Leonardo Texeira at UFC Fight Night in Glasgow on July 18.
Submitted May 20, 2015 4:02PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
World Series of Fighting Adds Trio of Russian Prospects to Roster
(sherdog.com)
World Series of Fighting has added a trio of Russian Prospects to their roster.
Submitted May 20, 2015 4:01PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Daniel Cormier blasts Ryan Bader for 'trying to cut to the front of the line'
(mmafighting.com)
LOS ANGELES -- When Daniel Cormier found out that Jon Jones was probably going to have to drop out of UFC 187 due to his legal troubles, he had an inkling that once things played out, he'd get a call from the UFC.
Submitted May 20, 2015 2:14PM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
K.J. Noons now meets Alex Oliveira at UFN 67
(mmafighting.com)
Yan Cabral is out of UFC Fight Night 67, and K.J. Noons will now meet Alex Oliveira in Goiania on May 30.
Submitted May 20, 2015 12:46PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Wendell Oliveira gets new opponent for UFN 67
(mmafighting.com)
With T.J. Waldburger injured, Wendell Oliveira has a new opponent for UFC Fight Night 67, as undefeated welterweight Darren Till signs with the promotion.
Submitted May 20, 2015 12:43PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Miesha Tate: Third fight with Ronda Rousey on tap with win over Jessica Eye
(mmajunkie.com)
Miesha Tate knows nothing in the UFC is official until the promotion makes an announcement, and even then, things can always change. But her understanding of the implications of her next fight is crystal clear.
Submitted May 20, 2015 12:41PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Report: Aleksander Emelianenko Sentenced to 4.5 Years for Aggravated Sexual Assault
(sherdog.com)
According to a report from the Associated Press’ Moscow branch, Aleksander Emelianenko, the brother of former Pride Fighting Championships heavyweight champion Fedor Emelianenko, has been sentenced to 4.5 years in prison after being convicted of aggravated sexual assault in charges stemming from March, 2014.
Submitted May 19, 2015 6:06PM by GDPofMPG - 14 comments
Filed under: MMA Personalities, Miscellaneous
 
Cris Cyborg rips Ronda Rousey: ‘It has gotten to the point that I now feel sorry for her’
(mmafighting.com)
Ronda Rousey versus Cris Cyborg won’t happen anytime soon, but that doesn’t mean the heat is not there. The undefeated UFC bantamweight champion, who meets Bethe Correia at UFC 190 on Aug. 1 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, said on Howard Stern last week that Cyborg is "one of those people where it's all just "roids and muscle and no technique". Cyborg, the current Invicta FC featherweight champion and former Strikeforce 145-pound titleholder, reacted to the interview on her Facebook page.
Submitted May 19, 2015 4:11PM by GDPofMPG - 19 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Miesha Tate 'not scared' to do what Rousey will not
(mmamania.com)
Ronda Rousey is the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight titleholder and if reigning Invicta featherweight champion Cristiane Justino wants to fight her, then "Cyborg" will have to cut down to 135 pounds. And no, "Rowdy" is not willing to meet her halfway. Not no way, not no how.
Submitted May 19, 2015 12:38PM by GDPofMPG - 19 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Bubba Jenkins returns to action against Joe Wilk at Bellator 139 on June 26
(mmajunkie.com)
Standout wrestler-turned-MMA fighter Bubba Jenkins will return to the Bellator MMA cage on June 26 when he meets Joe Wilk at Bellator 139. The featherweight matchup will air on the preliminary card, which streams on MMAjunkie prior to the Spike TV-televised main card at Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kan. Jenkins, as well as a senior Bellator official, confirmed the matchup to MMAjunkie.
Submitted May 19, 2015 7:03AM by Budgellism - 0 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
Leandro Mafra meets Scotland's Stevie Ray at UFC Fight Night 72 in Glasgow
(mmajunkie.com)
The UFC’s debut in Scotland has had a busy day, and now one of the country’s own is set for the lineup. Leonardo Mafra (12-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC), from Brazil, is set to take on Scotland’s own Stevie Ray (17-5 MMA, 1-0 UFC) in a lightweight bout at UFC Fight Night 72. UFC officials announced the new booking today. UFC Fight Night 72 takes place July 18 at SSE Hydro in Glasgow. FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass are expected to carry the card.
Submitted May 19, 2015 7:02AM by Budgellism - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Joe Schilling meets promotional newcomer Hisaki Kato at Bellator 139
(mmajunkie.com)
Joe Schilling said in a recent interview that he’ll compete in consecutive MMA bouts for the first time since 2008 when he returns to action at Bellator 139 on June 26. Now he has an opponent in place. Schilling (2-4 MMA, 1-1 BMMA) will make a three-month turnaround from his Bellator 136 loss to Rafael Carvalho when he competes against promotional newcomer Hisaki Kato (4-1 MMA, 0-0 BMMA). Bellator 139 takes place at Kansas Star Arena in Mulvane, Kan. The main card airs on Spike TV following prelims on MMAjunkie.
Submitted May 19, 2015 7:01AM by Budgellism - 4 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
WSOF releases Jessica Aguilar from contract to allow her to pursue better fights
(mmajunkie.com)
WSOF women’s strawweight champion Jessica Aguilar was considered by many to be the number one fighter in her weight class prior to the UFC launching their own women’s 115 pound division. Aguilar now appears to be on her way to an opportunity to prove her point. WSOF announced via a press release that they have released Aguilar (19-4) from her contract to allow her to pursue opportunities worthy of her talent.
Submitted May 19, 2015 6:59AM by Budgellism - 4 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Nevada judge overturns Wanderlei Silva's lifetime ban
(mmajunkie.com)
Wanderlei Silva won a major victory in court today with a Nevada district judge throwing out the lifetime ban the Nevada State Athletic Commission handed down in early 2014. ESPN’s Brett Okamoto reported via Twitter that the judge did agree that the NSAC had jurisdiction over Silva despite his being an unlicensed athlete at the time but that there was not sufficient evidence to support a lifetime ban.
Submitted May 19, 2015 6:58AM by Budgellism - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Ilir Latifi meets Hans Stringer at UFC Fight Night 72 in Scotland in July
(mmajunkie.com)
The UFC’s debut in Scotland in July has another fight added to the docket. Ilir Latifi (9-4 MMA, 2-2 UFC), from Sweden, is set to take on Hans Stringer (22-6-3 MMA, 1-1 UFC) in a light heavyweight bout. UFC officials announced the new booking today. UFC Fight Night 72 takes place July 18 at SSE Hydro in Glasgow. FOX Sports 1 and UFC Fight Pass are expected to carry the card.
Submitted May 19, 2015 6:52AM by Budgellism - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Shooto Brazil 54 Results: Felipe Froes Takes FW Title; Luiz Cane, Ronys Torres Win
(sherdog.com)
Shooto Brazil 54 Results: Felipe Froes Takes FW Title; Luiz Cane, Ronys Torres Win.
Submitted May 18, 2015 10:44AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Redmond vs. Whiteford, Edwards vs. Pawlak booked for UFC Fight Night 72 in Scotland
(mmajunkie.com)
UFC Fight Night 72, which marks the UFC’s debut in Scotland, has two more fights added to the card.
Submitted May 18, 2015 10:34AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC: Seoul announced for November 28
(bloodyelbow.com)
The announced today that it is heading to Seoul, South Korea for the first time in the fall.
Submitted May 17, 2015 12:53AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
Mousasi calls out Michael Bisping for next fight, sort of
(bloodyelbow.com)
Gegard Mousasi wants to fight Michael Bisping next, but knows that the British fighter tends to "overreact" to callouts.
Submitted May 17, 2015 12:51AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
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