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After 'Rumble' switch, Jan Blachowicz gets 'TUF' winner Corey Anderson at UFC 191
It didn’t take long for Jan Blachowicz to get a new opponent for his U.S. debut at UFC 191 in September.
Submitted Jul 31, 2015 10:27AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Bethe Correia gets advice from mother ahead of UFC 190 clash with Ronda Rousey: ‘Break her jaw’
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Ronda Rousey’s mother, AnnMarie De Mars wants the UFC bantamweight champion to make quick work of Bethe Correia on Saturday night, and the same sentiment comes from her opponent’s mother, Tiana Correia.
Submitted Jul 31, 2015 2:18AM by tildengolfer - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Justin Wren signs with Bellator, meets Josh Burns on Bellator 141 main card
Former UFC fighter Justin Wren will return from a five-year layoff after signing a deal with Bellator.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 10:23PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Bellator
With Chris Wade out, Olivier Aubin-Mercier gets new UFC Fight Night 74 opponent
With Chris Wade out, lightweight Olivier Aubin-Mercier has a new opponent for next month’s UFC Fight Night 74 event.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 10:22PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Takeya Mizugaki vs. George Roop slated for UFC Fight Night 76 in Japan
A bantamweight bout between Takeya Mizugaki and George Roop is the latest addition to UFC Fight Night 76’s lineup.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 10:21PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Rousey's rival in Judo and current world champion considers taking up MMA
Mayra Aguiar might transfer from Judo to MMA and could even get some tips from Ronda Rousey if it ever comes to that.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 10:19PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
'Jacare' becomes first Brazilian to sign with Reebok
Team Reebok continues to expand. Top-ranked middleweight contender Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza is the latest fighter to ink an exclusive sponsorship deal with the UFC's uniform partner.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 10:16PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Fabricio Werdum wants to co-headline Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor UFC card
RIO DE JANEIRO -- UFC heavyweight Fabricio Werdum doesn’t mind if he’s not headlining a card in his first title defense.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 10:14PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
Benson Henderson nearing clean bill of health, wants return at UFC Seoul
Benson Henderson isn't yet ready to return, but he's getting close. The former UFC lightweight champion is "on the verge" of being medically cleared from the injury he suffered in May, MMAFighting.com's Ariel Helwani reported Wednesday on UFC Tonight. Henderson (22-5) has been sidelined since removing his name from a planned bout against Michael Johnson at The Ultimate Fighter 21 Finale. Henderson attributed the withdrawal to injury, but repeatedly declined to elaborate on the nature of the damage, stating only that "it was in [the] area" of his eye.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 2:13PM by tildengolfer - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Dominick Cruz: 'I could be Duane Ludwig's coach, straight up'
Dominick Cruz is no stranger to the nasty vernacular of the fight game. After all, for much of the past four years there's been plenty of halfwits on social media ready to remind Cruz about his injuries or his precipitous fall from UFC bantamweight champion to sideline fixture. Cruz has stayed largely silent during the process, but that doesn't mean he's lost his edge.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 2:12PM by tildengolfer - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Anthony Johnson now faces Jimi Manuwa at UFC 191
Anthony Johnson has a new opponent at UFC 191. "Rumble" was expected to meet the tough but unheralded Jan Blachowicz on the Sept. 5 card in Las Vegas. But ESPN.com reported on Thursday that Johnson will instead meet Britain's Jimi Manuwa.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 2:11PM by tildengolfer - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
John Dodson: Jon Jones 'wasn't the perfect angel that everyone thought he was to be'
Dodson, Jones' teammate at Jackson-Winkeljohn MMA in Albuquerque, N.M., said there was a bit of a misconception about Jones early in his career, which was fostered by Jones himself. "He just wasn't the perfect angel that everyone thought he was to be," Dodson said at a UFC 191 media lunch Wednesday in Downtown LA. "You guys keep on thinking that he's supposed to be like Hannah Montana, but really he was Miley Cyrus."
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 2:10PM by tildengolfer - 24 comments
Filed under: UFC
'WSOF 24: Fitch vs. Okami' slated for Oct. 17 in Connecticut
Yushin Okami’s welterweight debut will come against another UFC vet when he and Jon Fitch headline WSOF 24 on Oct. 17. WSOF President Ray Sefo confirmed the plans with MMAjunkie. In addition to Okami (30-9) vs. Fitch (26-7-1), WSOF 24 also features heavyweight champion Blagoy Ivanov (12-1) vs. Derek Mehmen (19-6). Additionally, lightweight Nick Newell (12-1) is slated for the card. WSOF 24 takes place Oct. 17 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, Conn. The main card is expected to air on NBCSN following prelims on MMAjunkie.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 12:55PM by Budgellism - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
Ruslan Magomedov vs. Shawn Jordan slated for UFC 192 in Houston
A heavyweight bout between Ruslan Magomedov and Shawn Jordan is the latest addition to UFC 192.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 11:27AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
Thiago Alves plans to drop down to 155 pounds by December
Former welterweight world title challenger Thiago Alves has decided to move down to the lightweight division.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 2:20AM by FastKnockout - 15 comments
Filed under: UFC
Fedor: I want to rematch Fabricio Werdum
Russian heavyweight legend Fedor Emelianenko made himself quite clear when asked who he would like to face upon his return to MMA.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 12:07AM by FastKnockout - 21 comments
Filed under: UFC
Frank Mir vs. Andrei Arlovski possible for UFC 191
UFC 191 is just over five weeks away, but a battle of resurgent heavyweights may very well be added to the card in the coming days.
Submitted Jul 30, 2015 12:05AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
Judge denies UFC's motion to stay discovery
In Nevada today U.S. Magistrate Judge Peggy A. Leen denied the Zuffa's Motion to Stay Discovery in the class action lawsuit filed against the UFC by current and former fighters.
Submitted Jul 29, 2015 10:53AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Gokhan Saki stripped of Glory LHW title
Glory has finally made the decision to strip Gokhan Saki of the Light Heavyweight title. All the details are right here.
Submitted Jul 29, 2015 10:51AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
UFC sues Wanderlei Silva in Nevada court for 'Intentional Misconduct'
Wandy is back in the news, but not in a good way. Seems like the UFC has had enough and is taking the expressive, suspended fighter to court.
Submitted Jul 29, 2015 10:48AM by FastKnockout - 18 comments
Filed under: UFC
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