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Page 10 - Top MMA News and Mixed Martial Arts Headlines

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Legacy FC signs BJJ world champ 'Tanquinho' Mendes
(mmafighting.com)
Legacy FC has added another jiu-jitsu world champion to its roster with the signing of Augusto Mendes, better known in the jiu-jitsu community as "Tanquinho."
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 4:09PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Frankie Saenz set face Nolan Ticman at UFC Fight Night: Bader vs. St. Preux
(bloodyelbow.com)
Two new faces to the bantamweight division as KOTC champ Frankie Saenz debuts against Nolan Ticman.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 3:57PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick Story set for UFC Fight Night 53 main event in Stockholmb
(mmajunkie.com)
The UFC’s return to Sweden in October now has its main event.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 3:51PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Best Jiu Jitsu 'Fighter' in Nation
(myfoxtwincities.com)
By day, he's a grade school Spanish teacher -- but during his off time, a Champlin, Minn. man has become a jiu-jitsu champion, and he got there by beating competitors who were much, much younger.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 3:46PM by tildengolfer - 1 comment
Filed under: Other Combat Sports, Interviews, Miscellaneous
 
UFC targeting Jung/Corassani for October 4th Sweden show
(bloodyelbow.com)
A featherweight bout is being targeted for an October 4th Sweden show.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 2:11PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Roger Gracie joins ONE FC
(bloodyelbow.com)
Roger Gracie is joining ONE Fighting Championship, and will moving back up to 205 lbs.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 1:19PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Asian MMA
 
With Titan FC's blessing, Saunders returns to UFC
(mmafighting.com)
Another Titan FC fighter is headed to the UFC.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 11:36AM by FastKnockout - 12 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Chael Sonnen Planning to Compete at Metamoris 4 Despite NAC Threat
(sherdog.com)
The threat of a hefty fine from the Nevada Athletic Commission will apparently not be enough to prevent Chael Sonnen from competing in the Metamoris 4 headliner on Saturday.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 11:35AM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
 
Pedro Souza meets Brian Hall in Legacy FC 34's new main event
(mmajunkie.com)
Legacy FC’s first visit to Tunica, Miss., has its new main event.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 11:33AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
Russian kickboxer arrested after 70 kg drug bust
(bloodyelbow.com)
European kickboxer Alexander Bolshakov was charged with the attempted transportation of over 70 kilograms of narcotics into Russia, including cocaine and hashish.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 11:30AM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
 
GLORY: LAST MAN STANDING to air free on Spike TV
(bloodyelbow.com)
LAST MAN STANDING was GLORY's first venture into the pay-per-view market. For those who didn't see the event live, or who are just hungry for some more kickboxing action, Spike TV has announced that it is airing the full event for free this Friday night. Three world titles and an eight-man middleweight tournament are the catalysts for kickboxing violence.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 11:29AM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
Filed under: Other Combat Sports
 
Mark Bocek: ‘I'm not interested in competing against fighters on PED's any longer'
(mmafighting.com)
Mark Bocek wasn't exactly forced into retirement. The 32-year-old longtime UFC lightweight didn't suffer a string of worrisome knockout losses, or even experience a career downturn of sorts. In fact, unlike most retirees, Bocek exited the sport on an upswing, having won three of his last four, with more than a few miles of tread left on his tires.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 2:37AM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
TPF 20 Weigh-ins: Ware Misses Weight, Headliner vs. Soto Now Non-Title Affair
(sherdog.com)
Terrion Ware missed weight for his headlining bout against Joe Soto at Wednesday’s Tachi Palace Fights 20 weigh-ins, and as a result, their proposed bantamweight championship bout will now be a non-title affair.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 2:35AM by FastKnockout - 16 comments
Filed under: Other MMA Organizations
 
BJ Penn on Mike Dolce: 'I would never hire him again for anything'
(bloodyelbow.com)
Following his most recent loss, BJ Penn gave his thoughts, on fighting Frankie Edgar, cutting to 145, and working with Mike Dolce.
Submitted Aug 7, 2014 2:30AM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
Filed under: Fight Camp / Team
 
Ian McCall and John Lineker eyeing year-end contender match-up
(mmafighting.com)
Two recently victorious flyweights may soon collide to determine the next challenger for the UFC's 125-pound title.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 9:32PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC looking into Cub Swanson-Frankie Edgar
(foxsports.com)
UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani reports that the UFC has talked about booking Swanson against Frankie Edgar next in a featherweight top contender bout. Edgar has wanted that fight -- and his manager Ali Abdel Aziz has been very vocal about it on social media. Swanson was hesitant at first, but Helwani reports that he has come around.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 9:19PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Kyle Noke out, Amir Sadollah may get the call to face Yoshihiro Akiyama
(www.foxsports.com)
Kyle Noke has been forced out of his upcoming bout against Yoshihiro Akiyama in Japan on September 20, but the UFC is hoping to replace him with former Ultimate Fighter winner Amir Sadollah.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 9:13PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Conor McGregor Willing to Fight Aldo at UFC 179 if Mendes Suffers Injury
(sherdog.com)
UFC featherweight Conor McGregor has very little patience these days.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 7:57PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC Fight Night 50 lineup set in Connecticut with six-fight main card on FOX Sports 1
(mmajunkie.com)
Next month’s UFC return to Connecticut has its lineup set with 11 fights, including 10 televised bouts on FOX Sports 1.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 7:56PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Mike Goldberg to do play-by-play for NFL on Fox
(bloodyelbow.com)
Longtime UFC voice Mike Goldberg will soon be heard on select NFL games this season on Fox.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 7:55PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: Miscellaneous
 
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