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Nick Diaz claims Dana White offered UFC fight to a manager who doesn't exist
Manti Te'o's girlfriend, meet Nick Diaz's manager.
Anderson Silva says Vitor Belfort deserves UFC middleweight title shot
Too bad UFC President Dana White doesn't exactly feel the same was as "The Spider."
Cris Cyborg: Ronda Rousey talks about submitting Cain Velasquez, but won't even move up to fight me at featherweight
Go directly to heavyweight. Do not pass 145 pounds, do not fight Cris Cyborg.
Doo Ho Choi officially under UFC contract
It took a couple of weeks longer than many expected, but the UFC has picked up one of the biggest name prospects on the Korean MMA scene in rising star Doo Ho Choi.
Bobby Green replaces Jamie Varner, meets Pat Healy at UFC on FOX 9
Bobby Green (21-5 MMA, 2-0 UFC) will look to stay perfect in the octagon as he steps up on one month’s notice to face Pat Healy (31-16 MMA, 0-2 UFC). Green today announced via Facebook that he has agreed to replace an injured Jamie Varner (21-8-1 MMA, 3-3 UFC) and face Healy at UFC on FOX 9, which takes place Dec. 14 at Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, Calif. MMAjunkie subsequently confirmed with a UFC official that verbal agreements are in for the fight and bout contracts are expected to be finalized shortly.
UFC Fight Night 32's Rony Jason suspended for wall-punching incident
Rony Jason‘s UFC Fight Night 32 experience just went from bad to worse to completely embarrassing.
Thiago Tavares plans drop to 145 following quick UFC win
GOIANIA, Brazil -- Thiago Tavares is back in the win column, and he wants a fresh start in the UFC. Following a first-round submission victory over Justin Salas at UFC Fight Night 32 in Goiania, Brazil, Tavares asked to be part of UFC Fight Night event in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil, on Feb. 8, and that could be mark his debut as a featherweight.
Lance Palmer meets Georgi Karakhanyan for inaugural WSOF featherweight title in December
An undefeated Team Alpha Male prospect will fight for the inaugural World Series of Fighting featherweight title next month. Lance Palmer (7-0) has replaced the injured Rick Glenn against Georgi Karakhanyan (22-3-1) at WSOF 7 on Dec. 7 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, according to WSOF president Ray Sefo and executive vice president Ali Abdel-Aziz. The five-round title fight will serve as the co-main event of a card headlined by Anthony Johnson vs. Mike Kyle.
Kelvin Gastelum out at UFC on FOX 9, promotion seeks new opponent for Court McGee
An undisclosed injury has forced Kelvin Gastelum (7-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) out of a planned UFC on FOX 9 welterweight fight with fellow “Ultimate Fighter” winner Court McGee (16-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC).
Jamie Varner out, Pat Healy needs new opponent at UFC on FOX 9
The hits just keep on coming for next month’s UFC on FOX 9. Jamie Varner is the latest victim of the dreaded injury bug.
Nate Diaz to UFC: 'You're paying these p**sies'
The former Lightweight contender rebukes Pettis for pulling out of his upcoming fight and the UFC for keeping him on the payroll. He followed up with an implication that he might not even show up for the TUF season finale event.
Rick Story, only man to beat Johny Hendricks, helps St-Pierre prepare for UFC 167
MONTREAL – UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre is pulling out all the stops ahead of UFC 167, and that includes bringing in a fighter with a special type of insight on his opponent, Johny Hendricks.
Rick Glenn Withdraws From WSOF 7 Featherweight Championship Bout
Rick Glenn has withdrawn from his World Series of Fighting featherweight title bout against Georgi Karakhanyan on Dec. 7. WSOF officials recently informed Sherdog.com of the news, although reasons for Glenn’s withdrawal were undisclosed. Promotion officials hope to find a new opponent for Karkhanyan in the coming weeks.
Jessica Aguilar Signs with WSOF, Becomes First Female on Promotion’s Roster
World Series of Fighting will hold its first women’s fight sometime in the near future. The promotion announced on Monday via Twitter that it has signed Bellator veteran Jessica Aguilar. The deal was first reported by MMAFighting.com. Aguilar’s WSOF debut is expected to come early in 2014 against an as-yet-undetermined opponent.
Miesha Tate Tops Ronda Rousey in First Round of EA Sports UFC Video Game Cover Voting
The UFC and EA Sports recently announced UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones as the first cover athlete for the new EA Sports UFC video game. Alongside that announcement, it was revealed that a second cover athlete would be chosen via a fan vote. The Cover Vote is a way for fans to get in on the action and determine the athlete that will grace the EA Sports UFC game cover opposite Jones. The first round of the cover voting is in the books with Miesha Tate upsetting UFC women’s champion Ronda Rousey, and moving on to face Alexander Gustafsson in the second round.
UFC Fight Night 32 medical suspensions: Two fighters suspended 180 days
The Brazilian MMA Athletic Commission (CABMMA) has issued extended medical suspensions to 16 UFC Fight Night 32 fighters, and two of them could be out of action for up to 180 days.
TUF 18 Finale's new Diaz vs. Maynard headliner slated for three rounds
This month's new headliner for The Ultimate Fighter 18 Finale is scheduled for three rounds rather than the usual five.
Pettis vs. Thomson postponed, Johnson vs. Benavidez now headlines UFC on Fox 9
Anthony Pettis will not be healthy enough to defend his title at UFC on Fox 9, so the UFC has slotted Demetrious Johnson and Joseph Benavidez as the new December 14th main event.
Dana White doesn't care about TUF 18 backlash for Ronda Rousey, 'she's the reason women are in the UFC'
With negative criticism against the women's UFC champ, Dana White gives his thoughts on Ronda Rousey.
Adam Kayoom Injured, Out of One FC Title Bout
ONE Fighting Championship (ONE FC) on Sunday announced that welterweight title contender Adam Kayoom has suffered a broken rib in training and will be unable to compete at ONE FC: WARRIOR SPIRIT against Nobutatsu Suzuki.
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