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UFC News - Page 252

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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
 
Jones to DC: 'I'm going to make you my wife'
(bloodyelbow.com)
So uhm, things got a bit weird during that UFC 178 Fan Q&A with Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier. There weren't any scuffles or anything, but after numerous interviews the past few days, their verbal jousting may have taken a wrong turn at some point. Here's how the exchange went: "It's going to be intimate." Jones said
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 4:56PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
In injury reshuffling, Jordan Mein now meets Mike Pyle at UFC Fight Night 49
(mmajunkie.com)
A pair of recent injuries caused some reshuffling of the UFC’s return to Tulsa later this month, and a new matchup has the card once again complete.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 4:52PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Wanderlei Silva calls out Dan Henderson, Hendo accepts
(bloodyelbow.com)
With Chael Sonnen out for the next two years due to multiple drug test failures, Wanderlei Silva, who doesn't seem to think he'll be suspended for ducking a drug test, is calling out Dan Henderson, who accepts.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 3:04PM by FastKnockout - 19 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Former UFC featherweight Josh Grispi charged with domestic abuse and assault on wife
(bloodyelbow.com)
"It's the worst case of domestic abuse I've ever seen." said one police officer after ex-UFC fighter Josh Grispi was arrested for allegedly assaulting his wife twice in four days.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 3:03PM by FastKnockout - 22 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Bryan Caraway, Raphael Assuncao set to battle at UFC Fight Night Halifax
(mmafighting.com)
Raphael Assuncao, the last man to beat current UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw, will return to action in October.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 11:36AM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Paul Heyman: Ronda Rousey is the biggest draw in the PPV business
(bloodyelbow.com)
Paul Heyman believes Ronda Rousey is a bigger long-term PPV draw than Floyd Mayweather and the biggest draw since Mike Tyson.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 11:33AM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Paige VanZant slated to face Kailin Curran for UFC Fight Night Halifax
(mmafighting.com)
According to sources with knowledge of the situation, Paige VanZant vs. Kailin Curran is in the works for UFC Fight Night 54 Night in Halifax, N.S. Both fighters have agreed to the bout.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 11:26AM by tildengolfer - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Hawaii Native Kailin Curran Added to UFC Women’s Strawweight Division
(sherdog.com)
The UFC women's strawweight division officially grew to five on Tuesday with the news that Kailin Curran had signed with the Las Vegas-based promotion.
Submitted Aug 6, 2014 2:50AM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Mark Bocek Announces Retirement from MMA
(5thround.com)
UFC lightweight Mark Bocek (pictured) has decided to call it a career. The 32-year-old unceremoniously announced his retirement from mixed martial arts Tuesday night via Twitter.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 11:20PM by nirvana184 - 12 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Manager: Brock Lesnar finally has clean bill of health, would consider UFC return
(mmamania.com)
After losing to Alistair Overeem at UFC 141 back in 2011, thanks to a well-placed liver kick, Brock Lesnar walked away from mixed martial arts (MMA) and returned to his old stomping grounds of pro wrestling.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 8:24PM by FastKnockout - 11 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
NSAC files complaint against Silva as 'unarmed combatant,' asks for court costs, other relief
(mmajunkie.com)
The Nevada attorney general’s office has filed a formal complaint against Wanderlei Silva, asking the commission to hold the fighter responsible for evading a random drug test and his admitted illicit drug use in advance of an ill-fated meeting with Chael Sonnen at UFC 175.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 8:20PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC contender Alexander Gustafsson wraps up knee surgery in Sweden
(mmajunkie.com)
Light heavyweight contender Alexander Gustafsson was forced to withdraw from the UFC 178 main event against Jon Jones due to a knee injury. Today, he went under the knife for corrective surgery.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 1:45PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Jones's threat: Expect malicious, violent things
(bloodyelbow.com)
Jon Jones has gone back on earlier statements, and now states that we should expect some very malicious and very violent things to happen when he faces Daniel Cormier at UFC 178.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 1:43PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Hughes on Jones & DC brawl: It's bad for the sport
(bloodyelbow.com)
Matt Hughes, the UFC VP of Athlete Development, says Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier's brawl was 'bad for the sport'.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 1:42PM by FastKnockout - 6 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Gracie claims UFC cut him for refusing lower offer
(bloodyelbow.com)
The many-time world BJJ champ and UFC veteran has some thoughts about Zuffa's business practices and explains why he left the organization.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 1:41PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC Heavyweight Mark Hunt says he's now 'unemployed', Dana White says he isn't cut
(bloodyelbow.com)
Mark Hunt sent out cryptic tweets, stating that he is now 'unemployed'.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 1:40PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Photo: Conor McGregor taking selfies during Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier brawl
(bloodyelbow.com)
Conor McGregor was laughing and taking pictures with fans during the Jon Jones vs. Daniel Cormier brawl.
Submitted Aug 5, 2014 12:04AM by xdanish020 - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Jon Jones addresses eye pokes: 'I never said I didn't think it was dirty. It's something I need to work on'
(bloodyelbow.com)
Jon Jones addressed some controversial issues with his fighting style, and he talked about eye pokes and oblique kicks to Cormier's knee.
Submitted Aug 4, 2014 11:18PM by xdanish020 - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC brass: 'There are going to be ramifications' for Jones-Cormier brawl
(mmajunkie.com)
LAS VEGAS – While Monday’s public dust-up between UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones (20-1 MMA, 14-1 UFC) and undefeated challenger Daniel Cormier (15-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) may very well have brought more attention to the pair’s UFC 178 matchup, UFC officials are publicly standing against such actions.
Submitted Aug 4, 2014 8:12PM by FastKnockout - 7 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
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