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The Ultimate Fighter Live Debut to Air Simultaneously in the UK
(mmaweekly.com)
Good news for fans of the new Ultimate Fighter Live in the U.K. as the show will broadcast in England with no tape delay. The show will begin airing on ESPN in the U.K. starting Saturday morning March 10 at 2 am local time in England. It’s the first time the show has aired in the U.K. at the same time as in the United States. There will be further announcements regarding future episodes and their air times soon...
Submitted Mar 6, 2012 1:35PM by grappler0000 - 3 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
TUF 15 Cast Unveiled - 32 Lightweight Fighters Announced
(mmajunkie.com)
The UFC and FX have revealed 32 lightweight fighters who have been selected to compete on "The Ultimate Fighter 15." The show (also dubbed "TUF: Live") debuts March 9 on FX with a two-and-half-hour episode that features 16 live elimination-round fights. All the winners earn official cast-member status. UFC bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz and top contender Urijah Faber serve as coaches on the tournament-based show, which initially was slated to feature both lightweights and welterweights. However, the field now includes just lightweights. Notable 155-pounders from the list include "TUF 13" competitor Myles Jury (who was forced off the show with a torn ACL), Cristiano Marcello and James Krause. Cast members come from the U.S., England, Northern Ireland and Brazil.
Submitted Feb 27, 2012 1:30PM by emfleek - 21 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter
 
Memorable Jamie Yager has army in tow for tonight's Superior Cage Combat 4 event
(mmajunkie.com)
Fight for a while at the professional level, and your reasons for doing it change. Jamie Yager (5-2) has been chewed up and spit out by the promotional machine behind UFC parent company Zuffa. Still, to many, he's the only guy remembered from his season of "The Ultimate Fighter" reality series. That's worth something. So now, the plan is to merge notoriety with talent, and tonight, he attempts to put the latter on display when he meets Danny Davis Jr. (6-5-1) at Superior Cage Combat 4. The event takes place at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. "I got on the show based on my looks and my natural, God-given talent and abilities, and I was able to portray a good thing to get on the show," Yager told MMAjunkie.com Radio (www.mmajunkie.com/radio). "But that's only going to get you so far."
Submitted Feb 16, 2012 4:19PM by emfleek - 4 comments
Filed under: MMA Personalities, The Ultimate Fighter
 
Ed Herman says Silva is ducking Sonnen
(outsidethering.net)
“Of course, Silva is ducking Sonnen. Why would he want to fight Chael again? He got lucky by catching Chael in that triangle arm-bar the first time,” I disagree...I'm taking Silva by KO as he'll surely work is TD defense and knock him out...especially considering how he looked against Bisping
Submitted Feb 5, 2012 10:27PM by tallica62 - 21 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, Interviews
 
Ed Herman wasn't happy with TUF coach Ken Shamrock
(insidefights.com)
Ed had a recent interview with MMA 24/7 radio and discussed his time on TUF. In his interview, Ed expressed his displeasure with being on Ken Shamrock's team saying although he and his coaches were nice, they were not good coaches and his team was often stood up by Shamrock. Ed once again said he would love a rematch against Alan Belcher since he thought he won that fight. He also would like another chance at Demian Maia and any other top 10 fighter in his class. Ed also answered several fan submitted questions on the show. Ed's interview starts at the 32 minute mark in the podcast.
Submitted Jan 12, 2012 9:45PM by tallica62 - 12 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, Interviews
 
UFC/TUF's Kyle Watson to headline CWFC against Juha-Pekka Vainikainen
(outsidethering.net)
Kyle Watson will be headlining the upcoming CWFC Fight Night 3 event in Beirut, Lebanon on February 11th against the rising Finnish fighter Juha-Pekka Vainikainen (18-5-1).
Submitted Jan 11, 2012 2:49PM by tallica62 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, Other MMA Organizations
 
Ed Herman wants to test the heart and will of Clifford Starks
(outsidethering.net)
"From what I know he is a wrestler that is 8-0. I don’t feel he has ever been tested but I plan on going in there to test his heart and will. He is a tough athletic guy so I know he is going to bring it because it will be a big opportunity for him to come in on the main stage to beat a guy like me."
Submitted Jan 10, 2012 9:53PM by tallica62 - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, Interviews
 
Ed Herman calls Bisping "over-rated" - wants Maia and Belcher
(outsidethering.net)
“I’d love to fight Alan Belcher or Demian Maia. I’d love to rematch any of the guys I’ve lost to but they’re probably the top two guys on my list. They’re in the top 10 and that’s where I want to be and I feel I can beat those guys. I’d love to fight someone like Michael Bisping or someone like that who I think is over-rated.”
Submitted Jan 8, 2012 7:25PM by tallica62 - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter
 
Ed Herman was offered UFC contract before TUF
(outsidethering.net)
In an interview with Angrymarks "Glove Up or Shut Up" podcast, Ed Herman revealed that before making the TUF TV show, he was offered a contract to fight in the UFC, but instead he chose the TUF route. Ed's interview on the podcast is in the first 10 minutes of the show
Submitted Jan 7, 2012 5:22PM by tallica62 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter
 
Ed Herman was $40k in debt - wants revenge against Maia
(outsidethering.net)
"I went into debt pretty far, thirty or forty grand just to be able to pay the bills and support my family" "...Demian Maia, who I would love to have another crack at as well."
Submitted Jan 4, 2012 11:48PM by tallica62 - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter
 
Vitor Belfor and Wanderlei Silva named coaches of TUF: Brazil
(mmajunkie.com)
Brazilian sluggers Vitor Belfort (20-9 MMA, 9-5 UFC) and Wanderlei Silva (34-11-1 MMA, 4-6 UFC) will serve as opposing coaches on "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil." UFC president Dana White today announced the selections during a pre-UFC 142 press conference in Rio de Janeiro. The two will coach opposing teams on the first-ever international edition of "TUF," which in March debuts on Globo, and will oppose each other following the conclusion of the series. Belfort will still face Anthony Johnson at January's UFC 134 event. "The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil" will be produced by Brazilian firm Floresta and air as part of the UFC's broadcast deal with Globo. The series is expected to feature 12 taped episodes in addition to a live finale. While FUEL TV is expected to air the show in the U.S., UFC president Dana White has yet to officially announce a stateside broadcast partner.
Submitted Dec 13, 2011 11:37AM by emfleek - 24 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
TUF 14 Finale medical suspensions: Miller possibly out six months with broken nose
(mmajunkie.com)
Punches both invited and uninvited took a toll on "The Ultimate Fighter 14" coach Jason "Mayhem" Miller, and he could be suspended for up to six months unless cleared by a doctor. The Nevada State Athletic Commission today released a list of medical suspensions following The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale, which took place this past Saturday at The Pearl and The Palms Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The event's main card aired live on Spike TV while preliminary-card bouts streamed on Facebook. In the event's headliner, Miller may have suffered a fractured nose before he was stopped in the third round of the five-round non-title fight by opposing "TUF 14" coach Michael Bisping, who walked away with a light suspension. A noticeable hematoma near Bisping's eye, which likely was the result of a losing first round with Miller, netted him a term of less than a month. In other notable suspensions, "TUF 14" winner Diego Brandao also is out for up to six months unless he can get his left hand and jaw cleared by an oral maxial-facial doctor. Dennis Bermudez, who dropped Brandao with a right hand in the first round before falling prey to an armbar, did not suffer any serious damage to his left arm despite hyperextending it prior to the fight, as he told MMAjunkie.com.
Submitted Dec 7, 2011 12:39AM by grappler0000 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, MMA Personalities
 
TUF Alum Klye Watson Returns to the Cage
(outsidethering.net)
Kyle will be returning to the cage at the upcoming Cage Warriors Fight Night 3 on February 9th
Submitted Dec 1, 2011 5:15PM by tallica62 - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, Other MMA Organizations
 
Kyle Watson talks TUF, leaving the HIT Squad, and his Gym
(outsidethering.net)
TUF veteran Kyle Watson was interviewed by FiveOuncesOfPain and discussed his time with TUF, why he left the HIT Squad, his new gym, and more...
Submitted Nov 25, 2011 8:31PM by tallica62 - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, Interviews
 
Royler Gracie loses retirement match at Amazon FC; complete results
(mixedmartialarts.com)
Amazon Forest Combat Amadeau Teixeira Gymanasium Manaus, Brazil Preliminary Bouts Rivaldo Junior defeats Andre Leocadio by split decision. Dileno Lopes defeats Danny Martinez by submission (guillotine) at 0:57 of 1st round. Alexandre Almeida defeats Daniel Aguiar by unanimous decision. George Clay defeats Anthony Birchak by submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:29 of 1st round. Daniel Acacio defeats Sergio Junior by KO at 2:50 of 1st round. Feature Bouts Jordan Smith defeats Karo Parisyan via split decision. Antonio Braga Neto defeats Maiquel Falcao via submission (kimura) at 4:26 of 2nd round. Ronys Torres defeats Drew Fickett via submission (strikes) at 0:47 seconds of 1st round. Paulo Filho & Satoshi Ishii fight to a draw Masakatsu Ueda defeats Royler Gracie via unanimous decision
Submitted Sep 15, 2011 9:02AM by emfleek - 6 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
Sources Refute Lombard's Claim That Marquardt Turned Down Bellator Title Shot
(mmafighting.com)
With his suspension likely to end any day now, Nate Marquardt is the biggest name in MMA's free agent market. One possible landing spot could be Bellator Fighting Championships, where middleweight champion Hector Lombard has repeatedly pleaded for a fight with Marquardt. Officially, the company will not comment on any interest in Marquardt just yet, but in a recent interview with Sherdog, Lombard claimed that Marquardt was offered an immediate title match against him and declined.
Submitted Jul 12, 2011 3:02PM by emfleek - 2 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
Michael Bisping: Mayhem Is An Immature A**hole !
(addictedmma.com)
Well Addicts, it did not take long for Ultimate Fighter 14 coach Michael Bisping to vent his hate for opposite coach Jason "Mayhem" Miller. Both men are controversial in the crazy world of MMA. Between Michael Bisping spitting at the corner of Jorge Rivera and Mayhem Miller starting post fight brawls, there is not much that has not been said about the two fighters. It does appear Bisping is willing to try throw some new insults though, as he has tweeted the following:
Submitted Jun 29, 2011 6:18AM by rockyf - 15 comments
Filed under: UFC, The Ultimate Fighter, General MMA
 
Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 13 returns to TV in the UK on ESPN starting April 7
(mmamania.com)
As promised, the UFC has brought The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 13 back to television in the U.K. Marshall Zelaznik brings word (via ESPN) that this season, which is already underway, will air on ESPN starting on April 7. They will air the first two episodes back-to-back with the rest of the series being shown every Thursday night at 10 p.m.
Submitted Apr 6, 2011 5:03PM by Rabi - 0 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
Keith Kizer Says NSAC Would Closely Scrutinize The Use of Both Bisping and Sonnen as TUF Coaches
(cagepotato.com)
Nevada State Athletic Commission executive director Keith Kizer is undecided about whether or not Michael Bisping or Chael Sonnen would be approved as coaching candidates for The Ultimate Fighter if either UFC middleweight applied for a coaching license.
Submitted Apr 6, 2011 4:48PM by Rabi - 2 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
Chael Sonnen vs. Michael Bisping TUF 14 Coaching Slots Possible
(bloodyelbow.com)
"The plan from Spike TV and UFC for the next season of Ultimate Fighter, which would air September through December, is to have Chael Sonnen and Michael Bisping as coaches to build to a PPV match in December. The winner would likely be in line for the first middleweight title match of 2012." "Neither UFC nor Spike can publicly announce this due to Sonnen not being licensed in Nevada. ... The decision, rumored for weeks, is controversial and will likely be heavily criticized if it does happen."
Submitted Apr 2, 2011 3:42PM by Budgellism - 9 comments
Filed under: The Ultimate Fighter
 
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