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Alexander Gustafsson vs. Rashad Evans in the works for UFC main event on Jan. 24 in Sweden
(mmamania.com)
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is working on a light heavyweight showdown that would send Alexander Gustafsson into a headlining battle against Rashad Evans on Jan. 24, 2014, in Stockholm, Sweden, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
Submitted Oct 20, 2014 11:20AM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Michael Bisping, Luke Rockhold get heated while discussing feud origin
(mmajunkie.com)
How did UFC middleweights Michael Bisping and Luke Rockhold become such heated rivals? The upcoming opponents and headliners recently discussed the origin of their feud.
Submitted Oct 20, 2014 11:16AM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Video: UFC gal Arianny Celeste profiled in 'real and genuine' interview with CBS news
(mmamania.com)
"The most real and genuine interview of my life and career," said Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) Octagon girl Arianny Celeste. "If you want to really get to know me, watch this!" Get a closer look at the model, singer, and Overhaulin' host in this in-depth profile from CBS News.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:59PM by xdanish020 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Strikes and Serves: PEDs, Cocaine, and the ubiquity of drug abuse in tennis and MMA
(bloodyelbow.com)
In the third instalment of the Strikes and Serves series, BloodyElbow's Karim Zidan compares and contrasts the worrisome trends of drug/PED abuse in MMA and tennis.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:54PM by xdanish020 - 0 comments
Filed under: General MMA
 
Would pro wrestling be a good fit for Ronda Rousey post-UFC?
(bloodyelbow.com)
Rousey told Jim Rome she fears the end of her fighting career more than anything else. Perhaps pro wrestling would be a perfect post-fighting transition for her.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:51PM by xdanish020 - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Jim Ross has no doubt 'genius' subscription-based networks are the 'future' for the UFC and WWE
(bloodyelbow.com)
Good Ol' J.R. explains why he has no doubts about the eventual success of the WWE Network and UFC FightPass.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:50PM by xdanish020 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Chael Sonnen talks Conor McGregor and Raphael Assuncao's contrasting ability to sell fights
(bloodyelbow.com)
Surprise! Chael Sonnen thinks Conor McGregor is good at self promotion, and Raphael Assuncao isn't.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:48PM by xdanish020 - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
Walt Harris Replaces Daniel Omielanczuk, Faces Soa Palelei at UFC Fight Night 55 in Sydney
(combatpress.com)
With Daniel Omielanczuk forced out of UFC Fight Night 55 due to a broken thumb, Combat Press has confirmed with sources close to the situation that Harris will step in against Soa Palelei on Nov 8. in Sydney, Australia.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 8:00PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Stipe Miocic: Once I beat Junior dos Santos, I should get a shot at the UFC heavyweight title
(mmamania.com)
So, how does Stipe Miocic vs. the winner of Cain Velasqez vs. Fabricio Werdum sound?
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 4:48PM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Ian McCall to John Lineker: 'I'm going to beat you, and it's not going to be that hard’
(mmajunkie.com)
There aren’t any easy fights in the UFC, but Ian McCall believes his UFC Fight Night 56 matchup with John Lineker is about as close as he’ll ever get to a freebie.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 4:45PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC 181 broadcast plans set, Faber-Rivera takes featured prelim role
(mmajunkie.com)
The broadcast plans for December’s UFC 181 lineup are now complete, and Travis Browne (16-2-1 MMA, 7-2-1 UFC) vs. Brendan Schaub (10-4 MMA, 6-4 UFC), Holly Holm (7-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC) vs. Raquel Pennington (4-4 MMA, 1-1 UFC) and Tony Ferguson (16-3 MMA, 6-1 UFC) vs. Abel Trujillo (12-5 MMA, 3-1 UFC) join the night’s two championship fights on the pay-per-view broadcast main card (10 p.m. ET).
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 4:44PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Anderson Silva believes PED users should be banned from MMA, then praises Vitor Belfort as best UFC middleweight
(mmamania.com)
Former Ultimate fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion Anderson Silva broke his leg last December and was forced to ride the pine for all of 2014. In his absence, a lot has changed in the mixed martial arts (MMA) promotion's 185-pound weight class.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 1:54PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
After first-ever bone break, Mike Pierce ready for UFC return ‘as soon as possible’
(mmajunkie.com)
Mike Pierce is in the midst of a career-long layoff, but now healthy, the UFC veteran wants to compete as soon as possible.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 1:50PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Martin Kampmann still only 'semi-retired'
(mmamania.com)
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight Martin Kampmann -- who hasn't been seen since back-to-back knockout losses to Johny Hendricks and Carlos Condit -- is enjoying his extended leave of absence and resting his brain after 10 long years as an active mixed martial arts (MMA) fighter. "The Hitman" (via MMA Fighting) hasn't ruled out an eventual return, but sounds like he's settling into his new role as coach at Team Alpha Male, picking up where Duane Ludwig left off.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:26AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Reminder: 'Countdown to UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2' debuts tonight on FOX Sports 1
(mmajunkie.com)
As a reminder, the UFC’s traditional pre-event show returns tonight with the debut of “Countdown to UFC 179: Aldo vs. Mendes 2? on FOX Sports 1.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:19AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
After matchup approval delays, Swedish MMA Federation seeks to clarify, improve process
(mmajunkie.com)
While Sweden has become an annual destination for the UFC, the promotion’s most recent visit to the Scandinavian nation didn’t come without a little hurdle with the governing commission. Swedish MMA Federation officials hope to change that moving forward.
Submitted Oct 19, 2014 11:16AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: General MMA
 
 
Bellator MMA at Monster Energy Cup results: Charles breaks hand, edges Wilson
(mmajunkie.com)
LAS VEGAS – In a battle of massive heavyweights, short-notice replacement Dan Charles (9-2 MMA, 2-1 BMMA), who took the fight on one week’s notice, earned a split-decision win over James Wilson (3-2 MMA, 0-1 BMMA).
Submitted Oct 18, 2014 9:49PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
Life after fighting scares Ronda Rousey more than anything else
(foxsports.com)
Ronda Rousey has been a part of athletic competition for almost her entire life. Raised as the daughter of a judo world champion, Rousey followed her mom's lead getting involved in martial arts at an early age.
Submitted Oct 18, 2014 7:21PM by tildengolfer - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Rich Franklin: If I have to hand my city over, I'm going to give it to Matt Brown
(foxsports.com)
When the UFC returned to Cincinnati in May, hometown hero Rich Franklin was nowhere to be found on the card. Franklin, who hails from the Queen City, put Cincinnati on the map in regards to MMA in the UFC.
Submitted Oct 18, 2014 7:20PM by tildengolfer - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
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