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Page 15 - Top MMA News and Mixed Martial Arts Headlines

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Machida suggests a fight against Rockhold
(bloodyelbow.com)
"The Dragon" stated that he'll keep fighting in the Middleweight division and wants to work his way towards a title shot.
Submitted Jul 30, 2014 11:50AM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Evans not interested in fight with Anthony Johnson
(bloodyelbow.com)
Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans discusses his ACL recovery, when he expects to fight again, as well as his thoughts on fighting teammate Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:10PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
White: Diaz Could Fight For Title With Silva Win
(mmamania.com)
Nick Diaz has not won a mixed martial arts (MMA) match since Oct. 2011, when he beat B.J. Penn from pillar to post en route to a unanimous decision win at UFC 137. Back-to-back losses since then, as well as a self-imposed two-year retirement, and Diaz could be back in Dana White's proverbial "title mix" if he is successful against former 185-pound champion, Anderson Silva, in the main event of UFC 183 on Jan. 31, 2015.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:09PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Anderson Silva vs. Nick Diaz announced for January 31st in Las Vegas
(mmajunkie.com)
A five-round matchup between Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz will take place Jan. 31 in Las Vegas. UFC President Dana White today announced the bout will serve as a headlining contest early in 2015.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 6:05PM by Shawn91111 - 23 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Ronda Rousey likely to be featured athlete in UFC's drive for uniforms
(www.bloodyelbow.com)
The early reports of the UFC planning uniforms for it's fighters seem to have died down with little in the way of news or announcements, at least until now.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 5:04PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
David Branch defends middleweight belt vs. Yushin Okami at WSOF 15
(mmajunkie.com)
WSOF middleweight champion David Branch (14-3) will make his first title defense in a fight against onetime UFC title challenger Yushin Okami (30-8), the promotion announced today.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 5:03PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
With Joe Riggs out, Sean Spencer meets Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51
(mmajunkie.com)
With Joe Riggs (40-14 MMA, 4-4 UFC) forced to withdraw from a planned UFC Fight Night 51 meeting with Paulo Thiago (15-7 MMA, 5-7 UFC), Sean Spencer (11-3 MMA, 2-2 UFC) has agreed to step in and take his place.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 5:02PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Hallmann-Tibau, Johnson-Pepey booked for UFC Fight Night 51 in Brazil
(mmajunkie.com)
The UFC’s September return to Brazil is a couple steps closer to completion with the addition of a lightweight clash and a featherweight tilt.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 3:00PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC welterweight Joe Riggs hospitalized after shooting himself in Arizona
(mmamania.com)
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight veteran Joe Riggs has been forced from his upcoming Paulo Thiago fight at the UFC Fight Night 51 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on FOX Sports 1, which takes place on Sept. 13, 2014 inside Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil. From UFC.com: "We were made aware that newly-signed UFC competitor Joe Riggs was involved in an unfortunate accident last night. While cleaning his permitted firearm (a pistol), the gun discharged, injuring his hand and upper thigh. Riggs was transported to a nearby hospital in Arizona where he is being treated by physicians. We wish Joe a speedy recovery."
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 2:39PM by FastKnockout - 35 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Cormier eyeing Silva, Machida as training partners
(mmafighting.com)
If all goes as planned, Daniel Cormier could have some unexpected championship pedigree aiding him in his quest for Jon Jones' UFC light heavyweight belt.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:54AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Fight Camp / Team
 
Diego Sanchez giving 'serious thought' to featherweight cut for Conor McGregor fight
(mmamania.com)
If "KenFlo" can go from middleweight to featherweight, then perhaps "The Nightmare" can, too.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:53AM by FastKnockout - 8 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Bellator MMA Inks Dream Veteran Hideo Tokoro
(sherdog.com)
Bellator MMA has added Japanese mixed martial arts veteran Hideo Tokoro to its roster, Sherdog.com has learned from a source close to the negotiations.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:50AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Bellator
 
WSOF 12 adds four preliminary card bouts, including Lucas Montoya vs. Jimmy Spicuzza
(mmajunkie.com)
The lineup for WSOF’s return to Las Vegas next week appears to be in place with the addition of four bouts.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:49AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Dennis Siver meets Robert Whiteford at UFC Fight Night 53 in Stockholm
(mmajunkie.com)
The UFC’s October return to Sweden has its latest addition.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:47AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC on FOX 12 winners Bobby Green, Jorge Masvidal meet at UFC 178 in Las Vegas
(mmajunkie.com)
A pair of big winners from this past weekend’s UFC on FOX 12 card have been booked to face each other in September.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 11:45AM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC on Fox 12 Medical Suspensions: Matt Brown, Three Others Face 6-Month Layoff
(www.sherdog.com)
Five rounds in the UFC will take a toll on a fighter’s body, but 25 minutes between Matt Brown and Robbie Lawler left the two competitors in opposing positions following UFC on Fox 12.
Submitted Jul 29, 2014 3:27AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Woodard, Holobaugh in Titan title elimination bout
(mmafighting.com)
Titan FC is about to crown a featherweight champion, and Lloyd Woodard, Kurt Holobaugh and "Toninho Furia" are on the race for the vacant title.
Submitted Jul 28, 2014 11:39PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Georgi Karakhanyan on WSOF champ Rick Glenn: ‘I don’t think he’s that good’
(mmajunkie.com)
Georgi Karakhanyan is not happy about losing the WSOF featherweight championship to Rick Glenn, a fighter he believes isn’t as talented as his title would suggest.
Submitted Jul 28, 2014 11:37PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
'Titan FC 29: Riddle vs. Saunders' card fills with addition of three new matchups
(mmajunkie.com)
The lineup for next month’s “Titan FC 29: Riddle vs. Saunders” continues to fill, and the company recently announced the addition of three new contests.
Submitted Jul 28, 2014 9:06PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Tina Lahdemaki 'praying' for Stockholm slot opposite Juliana Lima or Paige VanZant
(mmajunkie.com)
Tina Lahdemaki (5-1 MMA, 0-1 UFC) came up short in her UFC debut, but she performed much better than many expected. Now she’s hoping to a second shot on a fight card a little closer to home when the UFC returns to Stockholm on Oct. 4.
Submitted Jul 28, 2014 9:05PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
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