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Maximo Blanco Set to Face Dan Hooker at UFC Fight Night in Japan
Two featherweights fresh off victories will meet at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Sept. 20, when Maximo Blanco faces Daniel Hooker at UFC Fight Night “Hunt vs. Nelson.” UFC officials confirmed the bout with Sherdog.com on Tuesday.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 8:25PM by FastKnockout - 1 comment
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Efrain Escudero set to face Francisco Trinaldo at UFC Fight Night 51
“The Ultimate Fighter 8? winner Efrain Escudero is once again back in the UFC.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 8:21PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
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Champ Demetrious Johnson faces Chris Cariaso at UFC 177
In the wake of an injury to the UFC flyweight division’s contender apparent, champ Demetrious Johnson is moving on against a new opponent.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 8:19PM by FastKnockout - 12 comments
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Weidman almost nixed Machida fight due to injury
After his second title defense, the UFC's middleweight champion is starting to open up a bit about his fears and desires while holding the belt.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 8:16PM by FastKnockout - 15 comments
Filed under: UFC
Marc Ratner reveals UFC targeting 2015 event in San Juan, Puerto Rico
Well, it looks like that one guy in the press conferences can stop asking UFC officials when they’re coming to Puerto Rico.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 5:49PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
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UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller weigh-in results: Cerrone 155, Miller 154.5
Bloody Elbow is the place to be to watch the UFC Fight Night: Cerrone vs. Miller weigh-ins, which kick off at 4pm ET/1pm PT on Tuesday.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 5:48PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
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Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Ronda Rousey: 'I don't know who he is'
Boxing's pound-for-pound best Floyd Mayweather Jr. claims to not know who Ronda Rousey is.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 5:47PM by FastKnockout - 42 comments
Filed under: UFC, Other MMA Organizations
“I feel like this happens to me a lot, like I have a curse or something. It sucks,” Mendes said. “I definitely do [think Aldo’s using PEDs]. This is something that's been ongoing, but for him to all of a sudden just drop out -- I mean he drops out of a lot of fights -- but I think it’s pretty coincidental.”
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 4:31PM by RhythmAndStyle - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC, General MMA
John Lineker: I've identified source of fight-week weight issues
After earning three straight knockout wins, John Lineker‘s striking prowess is well established. But after being outwrestled earlier this year, “Hands of Stone” learned a valuable lesson about what it’s going to take to succeed at the highest level of the sport.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 2:43PM by FastKnockout - 3 comments
Filed under: UFC
Surgery Sidelines Te Huna Until 2015
It hasn't been a good year for the Aussie slugger.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 12:37PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
Nate Diaz Accuses Cowboy Hat-Wearing Fighters Of Sucking Too Much UFC D--k 58
Exiled Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight Nate Diaz doesn't call anyone by name, so I honestly have no idea who he's referring to. Anybody in the promotion like to wear cowboy hats? I guess one thing we can always count on, is that Diaz will have something to say whenever a couple of lightweights are headlining a UFC event. But what they do with UFC dicks is their business, not ours.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 12:36PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
Filed under: UFC
McGregor: Dublin next year.. for my title defense
The first episode of UFC: On the Fly has been released and it focuses on Conor McGregor as he prepares for the headlining bout of UFC: Dublin.
Submitted Jul 15, 2014 12:30PM by FastKnockout - 4 comments
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UFC middleweight champ Chris Weidman: I want Vitor Belfort
Because the "All American" is looking to add another Brazilian "legend" to his already-impressive resume.
Submitted Jul 14, 2014 8:10PM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
Jessica Andrade vs. Valerie Letourneau added to UFC Fight Night 51 in Brasilia
A women’s bantamweight contest between Jessica Andrade (11-3 MMA, 2-1 UFC) and Valerie Letourneau (6-3 MMA, 1-0 UFC) has been added to the UFC’s next Brazilian fight card.
Submitted Jul 14, 2014 8:09PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
NSAC: After failed tests, Chael Sonnen must appear before commission on July 23
Chael Sonnen may not waive his right to a hearing before the Nevada State Athletic Commission and will be required to appear at the regulatory body’s next meeting to answer for his UFC 175 drug failures, according to Nevada’s attorney general.
Submitted Jul 14, 2014 5:08PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
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Justin Edwards vs. Yancy Medeiros booked for UFC 177
A lightweight bout between Justin Edwards (8-4 MMA, 2-4 UFC) and Yancy Medeiros (9-2 MMA, 0-2 UFC) is the latest addition to next month’s quickly filling UFC 177 lineup.
Submitted Jul 14, 2014 3:05PM by FastKnockout - 5 comments
Filed under: UFC
Film deal may block Carano's return to the UFC
It looks like fans hoping to see Gina Carano make a return to professional fighting may have to put their dream on hold, at least temporarily.
Submitted Jul 14, 2014 1:57PM by FastKnockout - 2 comments
Filed under: UFC
After UFC run, former two-division champ Daniel Pineda returns to Legacy FC
After a respectable 3-4 run in the UFC, Daniel Pineda (18-11) is returning to the organization where he once won titles in two weight classes.
Submitted Jul 14, 2014 12:50PM by FastKnockout - 0 comments
Filed under: UFC
UFC 178 adds Patrick Cote vs. Stephen Thompson, Brian Ebersole vs. John Howard for Sept. 27 in Las Vegas
Two exciting welterweight showdowns will take place in "Sin City" this fall.
Submitted Jul 13, 2014 10:11PM by FastKnockout - 10 comments
Filed under: UFC
Wanderlei Silva calls out Luke Rockhold, insists 'life is great' and that he's clean as a whistle
Whew, that's a relief. Somebody call the athletic commission and tell them to wrap this thing up, we're all good on this end.
Submitted Jul 13, 2014 9:42PM by FastKnockout - 9 comments
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