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Norman Parke interested in headlining a UFC event in Belfast
UFC lightweight Norman Parke believes there is a possibility that the UFC will schedule a return trip to Belfast, Northern Ireland, which he considers to be a great opportunity to headline an event.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 3:46PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
McCall injured right hand in win over Pickett
UFC Flyweight Ian “Unclecreepy” McCall spoke to MMAFighting.com’s Ariel Helwani following his decision win against Brad Pickett and revealed that he would undergo surgery to fix his injured right hand.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 3:45PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
White: Saturday was 'biggest' event to date for UFC Fight Pass digital network
Thanks in large part to Conor McGregor and the fight-week buzz created by the organization’s faithful Irish fans, Saturday was the biggest day in UFC Fight Pass history.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 1:00PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Norman Parke wants Diego Sanchez – and a UFC return to Belfast
UFC lightweight Norman Parke lives just about an hour’s drive from Belfast, Northern Ireland, where the UFC held a single event seven years ago. Now that the promotion has returned to Dublin, he’d like the promotion to come back to his neck of the woods.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 12:57PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC signs top Japanese prospect Yuta Sasaki, set to debut against Roland Delorme in Macau
The UFC has signed one of the best young stars coming out of Japan in Yuta 'Ulka' Sasaki, he is set to make his debut in Macau this August.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 12:51PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
Dana White: Conor McGregor reminds me of Ronda Rousey
UFC President Dana White spoke with members of the media following the UFC Fight Night: Dublin event and compared Conor McGregor’s ambition to that of Ronday Rousey.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 12:48PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Renato ‘Moicano’ Carneiro, Elizeu ‘Capoeira’ Capture Titles at Jungle Fight 71
It may not have been the belt he wanted, but Renato Carneiro nonetheless collected a Jungle Fight title on Saturday night.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 12:55AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
UFC boss White warm to Gunnar Nelson vs. Rory MacDonald – if Nelson is ready
Although featherweight Conor McGregor is shooting for the moon just three fights into his octagon career, UFC President Dana White isn’t keen on letting up-and-comers bite off more than they can chew.
Submitted Jul 20, 2014 12:54AM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
John Lineker vs. Ian McCall? 'Creepy' UFC flyweight would 'love' No. 1 contender fight
Because "Hands of Stone," by his assessment, is an incomplete fighter.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 8:54PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Tyrone Spong Attends UFC Fight Night Dublin, Asks Dana White to Sign Him
All eyes were on Dublin for UFC Fight Night “McGregor vs. Brandao”, and the Irish capital didn’t disappoint.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 8:52PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
Conor McGregor says he'll fight Dustin Poirier at UFC 178 – if Poirier will do it
DUBLIN – Done, done, on to the next one for Conor McGregor.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 8:47PM by FastKnockout - 13 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC Fight Night 46 draws one of the year's best non-PPV attendance figures
DUBLIN – Today’s UFC Fight Night 46 event drew an announced attendance of 9,500 and a live gate of $1.4 million, making it one of the year’s most successful international shows.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 8:46PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC Fight Night 46 bonuses: McGregor, Nelson, Pendred, King win $50,000
DUBLIN – Conor McGregor, Gunnar Nelson, Cathal Pendred and Mike King each earned $50,000 fight-night bonuses for their performances at today’s UFC Fight Night 46 event.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 5:55PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC Veteran Exposes Steroid Loophole In PRIDE Fighter Contracts
PRIDE Fighting Championship did not condone the use of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) or drugs of abuse; however, it was willing to make an exception for any substance derived from steroids, according to longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Enson Inoue.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 4:41PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: Asian MMA
Alexander Gustafsson to Conduct Entire Camp for UFC 178 at Alliance MMA
Alexander Gustafsson will be training at Alliance MMA for his light-heavyweight title rematch with champion Jon Jones at UFC 178.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 12:32AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Fight Camp / Team
Legacy FC 33 results: Damon Jackson dethrones Leonard Garcia in 92 seconds
Damon Jackson needed a mere 92 seconds to dethrone Legacy FC featherweight champion Leonard Garcia and pick up one of the biggest wins of his young and promising career.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 12:30AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Dana White suggests Weidman vs. Belfort could take place in Brazil
UFC President Dana White spoke with members of the media at the pre-fight scrum, where he discussed the possibility of the promotion scheduling Weidman vs. Belfort in Brazil.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 12:28AM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
Barnatt and Wanderlei agree to fight each other
Luke Barnatt, friend of Chael Sonnen, wants to fight against Wanderlei Silva, who doesn't know his challenger but accepts the bout anyway.
Submitted Jul 19, 2014 12:26AM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
White says Gina Carano deal near – and she'll likely fight Ronda Rousey in December
DUBLIN – A deal between the UFC and Gina Carano is on the immediate horizon, and a fight between Carano and women’s bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey is targeted for the end of this year, according to UFC President Dana White.
Submitted Jul 18, 2014 2:16PM by FastKnockout - 29 comments
Filed under: UFC
Manny Pacquiao v Chris Algieri official for Nov 22
Manny Pacquiao's next fight is set. Get all the details on his November clash with Chris Algieri right here.
Submitted Jul 18, 2014 2:15PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
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