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UFC 110 Preview: Aussie Pioneers Chris Haseman, Elvis Sinosic Headline Preliminary Action
(bloodyelbow.com)
The UFC will tread into new waters on Saturday as the promotion will head to Acer Arena in Sydney, Australia for UFC 110. This will be the UFC's first foray "down under", and the card will feature a number of exciting fights that fans won't want to miss.
Submitted Feb 17, 2010 11:57AM by RhythmAndStyle - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Exclusive: Claude Patrick on his way to the UFC, likely for UFC 115
(fiveouncesofpain.com)
The UFC is in the process of securing one of the fastest rising prospects in Canada as FiveOuncesofPain.com has recently been able to discover that Claude Patrick is in negotiations to become the newest addition to the promotion’s talent-filled roster.
Submitted Feb 17, 2010 11:56AM by RhythmAndStyle - 1 comment
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Will UFC 110 Be the Last Hurrah for Mirko Cro Cop, Wanderlei Silva, Keith Jardine or Stephan Bonnar?
(bloodyelbow.com)
At UFC 110, four ... fighters could find themselves on the outside looking in. No longer relevent in a sport that changes and evolves like the wind, and yesterday's hero's turn into shells of their former selves almost overnight. I think UFC 110 will feature four fighters that are past the 'crossroads' in their career so to speak.
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 6:25PM by RhythmAndStyle - 10 comments
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UFC 109 Draws 10,753 For $2.27 Million Gate
(mmajunkie.com)
The NSAC has released the official attendance and live gate totals from UFC 109. UFC originally claimed 10,687 fans for a live gate of $2.27 million, they actually drew 10,753-7432 paid, 3321 comps, with 84 unsold tickets-for a live gate of $2.273 million.
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 4:41PM by DCRage - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
For Renzo Gracie, "middle-age crisis" includes defending family's honor
(mmajunkie.com)
At 42 years old, it's been more than two years since MMA pioneer Renzo Gracie (13-6-1 MMA, 0-0 UFC) has set foot in a cage.But this April, Gracie will debut for the UFC on the main card of "UFC 112: Invincible" in Abu Dhabi when he takes on UFC legend and future Hall-of-Famer Matt Hughes (43-7 MMA, 16-5 UFC).
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 1:46PM by RhythmAndStyle - 0 comments
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UFC Quick Quote: Stephan Bonnar ready to 'fight his a** off' on Feb. 21
(mmamania.com)
"He’s a well-rounded veteran with a lot of experience. He’s a strong guy. I’ve got some stuff planned for him. I’ve got to do certain things when the time’s right and fight smart. It’s just as important as my last fight and probably just as important as all the ones that are yet to come. It’s do-or-die."
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 12:32PM by RhythmAndStyle - 0 comments
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UFC 110: Do you know who George Sotiropoulos is? He's a serious threat...
(mmamania.com)
"I see this as a step up and I do see the difference between fighting on the undercard and the main card. I'm getting more exposure, and I can see that makes a huge difference. I haven't been fighting on main cards and obviously people are going to see you less. But I feel like I'm a complete fighter and I'm gaining momentum in the public's eye."
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 12:30PM by RhythmAndStyle - 4 comments
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Grove vs. Munoz, Osipczak vs. Story added to UFC 112 in Abu Dhabi
(mmajunkie.com)
Today, the UFC added two more bouts to the "UFC 112: Invincible" card, as Kendall Grove (11-6 MMA, 6-3 UFC) takes on Mark Munoz (7-1 MMA, 2-1 UFC), while Nick Osipczak (5-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC) meets Rick Story (9-3 MMA, 2-1 UFC).
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 12:28PM by RhythmAndStyle - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
Bisping Says Silva Has Plenty To Worry About
(mmaweekly.com)
"I think in terms of an opponent, I do see a lot of similarities," Bisping told MMAWeekly Radio about Silva and Leben. "I'm sure there's going to be a lot of haters out there on the Internet laughing saying Wanderlei isn't Leben, and he's not. Wanderlei's a fantastic fighter and I do have a lot of respect for him, but in some respects they are very similar fighters. War Bisping - lock'd-n-load'd
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 12:27PM by RhythmAndStyle - 12 comments
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Daley vs. Koscheck, Credeur vs. Lawlor official for UFC 113 in Montreal
(mmajunkie.com)
"UFC 113: Machida vs. Shogun II" continues to take shape, and two more bouts were today made official for the UFC's third trip to Montreal in three years.Paul Daley (23-8-2 MMA, 2-0 UFC) vs. Josh Koscheck (14-4 MMA, 12-4 UFC) and Tim Credeur (12-3 MMA, 3-1 UFC) vs. Tom Lawlor (6-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC) were officially added to the UFC 113 schedule.
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 12:24PM by RhythmAndStyle - 0 comments
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Akiyama Wants Silva In Japan But May Get Him In Vancouver
(mmajunkie.com)
Yoshihiro Akiyama was supposed to return to UFC this weekend and face Wanderlei Silva in Australia, but he was left out when UFC chose Michael Bisping to face Silva instead. But according to sources in his camp, he may now get Silva-or Bisping depending on what happens this weekend-at UFC 115 in Vancouver if the winner remains healthy. But if that's not the case, Akiyama's hiatus since his UFC debut in summer could get even longer. And Akiyama wants Silva in Japan, but his camp says it won't work because of UFC's TV deal in Japan.
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 10:23AM by DCRage - 0 comments
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Dana White interview: In the UFC, Herschel Walker would die
(sports.yahoo.com)
You know what makes me crazy is the media attention it got. ESPN will cover Herschel Walker fighting when you got guys like George St. Pierre, Anderson Silva, Brock Lesnar, and B.J. Penn.
Submitted Feb 16, 2010 9:12AM by scpd400 - 5 comments
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TUF 11 Exclusive: Nick Ring part of The Ultimate Fighter Season 11
(fiveouncesofpain.com)
Ring is an Intercontinental Muay Thai champion, as well as being one of only four finalists during the PRIDE FC United States tryouts that were held several years ago. Nick currently holds an undefeated record of 10-0 with seven decisive stoppages in his ten bouts as a professional. Ring joins Costa Phillipou, Chris Camozzi, Kyacey Uscola, Kyle Noke, Victor O’Donnell, Cleburn Walker, Warren Thompson, Charles Blanchard, Charley Lynch and Kris McCray as middleweights FiveOuncesofPain.com has recently been able to pin down as participants for the upcoming installment of The Ultimate Fighter.
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 10:31PM by jae_1833 - 0 comments
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Guns Blazing: MMAmania UFC 110 interview exclusive with Chris 'Lights Out' Lytle
(mmamania.com)
Mixed martial arts veteran Chris Lytle will step back inside the Octagon on February 21 on the undercard of UFC 110 with another slugfest in mind. Sydney, Australia will be the backdrop for what will be Lytle's fiftieth professional fight in a career chock full of ups and downs.
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 8:09PM by RhythmAndStyle - 1 comment
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Mike Pyle vs. Jesse Lennox in the works for UFC 115 in Vancouver
(mmajunkie.com)
A welterweight matchup between Mike Pyle (19-6-1 MMA, 1-2 UFC) and Jesse Lennox (11-2 MMA, 1-1 UFC) will take place in June at UFC 115.
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 8:03PM by RhythmAndStyle - 2 comments
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Thiago Alves done with drama, ready to knock out Jon Fitch at UFC 111
(mmajunkie.com)
Alves (16-6 MMA, 9-3 UFC), who attempts to avenge a 2006 loss to Fitch (21-3 MMA, 11-1 UFC) next month at UFC 111, had a good chat with mom in Fortaleza, Brazil, after welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre beat him this past July at UFC 100 and internal strife at American Top Team pulled him in two directions.
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 8:01PM by RhythmAndStyle - 0 comments
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Phil Davis makes quick return, meets Alexander Gustafsson on UFC 112 prelims
(mmajunkie.com)
Despite some concerns about his availability due to a possible shoulder injury, Phil Davis (5-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) apparently received encouraging MRI results and has agreed to fight fellow light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson (9-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) in April at UFC 112. Sources close to the event confirmed with MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com) that the bout is in the process of being finalized for the night's preliminary card. Gustafsson mentioned the fight in an official blog posting earlier today. The bout was first reported as a possibility by MMAFrenzy.com over the weekend.
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 4:02PM by emfleek - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
After learning from others' mistakes, UFC 112's Frankie Edgar prepping for champ B.J. Penn
(mmajunkie.com)
"The fighter that I am will present a challenge for B.J.," Edgar recently told MMAjunkie.com (www.mmajunkie.com). "I'm just a little bit different with the way I approach my stand-up and my wrestling ability."
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 1:33PM by RhythmAndStyle - 1 comment
Filed under: UFC
 
Keith Jardine and Mirko Cro Cop Expecting Stand-up Battles
(bloodyelbow.com)
"Ben Rothwell is a big guy, much bigger and taller than I am," Cro Cop said. "He is very tough as well. But I am ready. He is very good with ground and pound, but I am not worried about this. I am ready if it goes to the ground. But I do not think it will go to the ground. I think this will be a stand-up battle, the Fight of the Night."
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 11:39AM by RhythmAndStyle - 4 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
UFC strikes licensing deal with Fathead, lifesize UFC posters to be released
(mmajunkie.com)
The Ultimate Fighting Championship has struck a deal with Fathead and will produce a series of lifesize posters of UFC fighters, the companies today announced. Fathead, founded in 2005, produces more than 600 officially licensed life-size wall graphics of athletes and logos from a variety of sports leagues and teams. Aside from a "Fathead Jr." poster that features UFC lightweight champion B.J. Penn, Fathead has never offered MMA- or UFC-related products.
Submitted Feb 15, 2010 11:04AM by emfleek - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
 
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