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VIDEO: UFC Matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean S...

May 13, 2016Comments off434 Views

UFC matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby sat down with Jon Anik to preview Saturday's UFC 198: Werdum vs. Miocic pay-per-view, which takes place in

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Former WEC Matchmaker Sean Shelby Takes Ove...

May 11, 2011Comments off2965 Views

Business as usual has been the statement of Zuffa since purchasing Strikeforce a couple of months back, but a few changes have taken place within

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UFC Fight Night 30 Card Filling Up Fast wit...

Aug 22, 2013Comments off1506 Views

UFC matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby have been working overtime, getting the UFC Fight Night 30: Bisping vs. Munoz fight card set.

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Dana White: “There’s No Way in ...

Dec 30, 2012Comments off1113 Views

Four losses in a row be damned, UFC president Dana White and matchmaker Sean Shelby won't be releasing Leonard Garcia from the UFC roster anytime

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Ricardo Lamas Steps in to Face Dustin Poiri...

Dec 21, 2011Comments off716 Views

It didn't take long for UFC matchmaker Sean Shelby to find a replacement to step in and face Dustin Poirier at UFC 143.

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Matt Riddle Draws a Brazilian Fighter for U...

Nov 08, 2011Comments off590 Views

UFC officials have been laser-focused on this weekend’s UFC on Fox 1, but that hasn’t stopped matchmakers Joe Silva and Sean Shelby from filling out

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– WHO GETS CRUZ FIRST? JORGENSEN OR B...

May 02, 2010Comments off270 Views

The WEC has two top contenders at 135 pounds, and now it's up to matchmaker Sean Shelby to decide who gets the first shot at

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– DIEGO NUNES OFF MARCH 6 WEC CARD WI...

Feb 17, 2010Comments off189 Views

With just over two weeks to go until the WEC debuts in Columbus, OH, matchmaker Sean Shelby will be working the phones to find a

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UFC Hires New Matchmaker with Joe Silva Exi...

Sep 20, 20162 Comments415 Views

With longtime UFC matchmaker Joe Silva retiring at year's end, officials on Tuesday announced the hiring of another matchmaker.

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UFC Matchmaker Joe Silva Expected to Step D...

Aug 31, 201611 Comments777 Views

After more than 20 years with the company, UFC matchmaker Joe Silva is expected to vacate his position.

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BJ Penn’s Fight Return Delayed Until ...

Feb 09, 2016Comments off2009 Views

UFC Hall of Famer BJ Penn had been planning on returning to the Octagon at UFC 196 on March 5, but it appears his return

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Sam Sicilia Making a UFC Career of Invading...

Nov 27, 2015Comments off1929 Views

Sam Sicilia has spent much of his career fighting on his opponent's home turf. But it's not a problem, he's prepared to go beat Doo

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Gunnar Nelson Booked for U.S. Debut at UFC ...

Apr 01, 2015Comments off1840 Views

Gunnar Nelson will look to rebound from the first loss of his career by making his U.S. debut on what could be the UFC's biggest

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Max Griffin Ready to Bring the Pain for a U...

Feb 27, 2015Comments off2297 Views

There are a lot of excellent prospects trying to fight their way into the UFC, but feaw have the resume of California welterweight Max “Pain”

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RFA 21 Results: Mehdi Baghdad Blasts His Wa...

Dec 06, 2014Comments off1691 Views

Mehdi Baghdad laid claim to the RFA lightweight championship on Friday night at RFA 21, and likely put himself on the UFC's short list.

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Johnny Bedford Explains Fiery Post-Fight Re...

Apr 11, 2014Comments off1603 Views

Johnny Bedford was ecstatic after UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi opponent Rani Yahya crashed to the canvas and the referee stepped in to halt the

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UFC Abu Dhabi Results: Clay Guida Takes the...

Apr 11, 2014Comments off1110 Views

Clay Guida dominated the decision over Tatsuya Kawajiri at UFC Abu Dhabi on Friday, and wasn't shy about calling for a fight with either Conor

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UFC Signs Undefeated Israeli Born Featherwe...

Feb 07, 2014Comments off1245 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship has announced the signing of undefeated Israeli born featherweight Noad Lahat.

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Julianna Peña Out of UFC 171 with “S...

Jan 30, 2014Comments off1648 Views

The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 winner Julianna Peña is out of her planned UFC 171 bout with Jessica Andrade due to a severe knee injury,

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RFA 12 Results: Brian Ortega Captures Feath...

Jan 25, 2014Comments off1050 Views

Resurrection Fighting Alliance took over the Shriner Auditorium in Los Angeles on Friday night with two fighters positioning themselves front and center on the UFC

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Julie Kedzie Embraces Invicta FC Matchmaker...

Dec 18, 2013Comments off1220 Views

Retired UFC fighter Julie Kedzie has already embraced her new role as Invicta FC's matchmaker.

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Anthony Perosh Hoping to Get a Top 10 Oppon...

Sep 09, 2013Comments off1605 Views

Anthony Perosh is looking forward to mark his 10 years in MMA with a fight at UFC Fight Night 33 in Brisbane, Australia, on Dec.

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UFC 164 Results: Ben Rothwell Topples Brand...

Aug 31, 2013Comments off846 Views

Brandon Vera returned to the heavyweight division for the first time since 2008 in order to face Ben Rothwell, but it didn't work out so

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One Night with The Don: Irishman Conor McGr...

Aug 12, 2013Comments off1028 Views

Irishman Conor McGregor has burst onto the UFC scene with a fury. A late-night dinner and Ferrari tour of Vegas with his boss has only

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Jeff Curran Makes Successful Flyweight Debu...

May 06, 2013Comments off1058 Views

Jeff Curran recently made his successful flyweight debut, but it's UFC or bust for pioneering fighter that is betting his career with every fight.

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Will the Student Become the Master? Scott J...

Apr 09, 2013Comments off2100 Views

Scott Jorgensen isn't worried about stepping into the Octagon at the TUF 17 Finale with friend and mentor Urijah Faber. "I’m going to take care

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Sarah Kaufman Expects Exciting Fight with L...

Mar 27, 2013Comments off1337 Views

Former Strikeforce Women’s Bantamweight Champion Sarah Kaufman is set to make her Invicta Fighting Championships debut on April 5 against Leslie Smith, and she’s looking

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Cat Zingano Has Her Eye on the Prize, but H...

Mar 25, 2013Comments off1804 Views

Cat Zingano may have her eyes on the golden UFC prize, but her focus is a laser beam sighted on Miesha Tate.

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RFA 7 Results: Brandon Thatch Scores Quick ...

Mar 23, 2013Comments off2022 Views

Brandon Thatch is the hottest welterweight prospect not currently fighting in the Octagon. That could be changing soon as he made another impressive statement Friday

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Sarah Kaufman Hoping for UFC 161 Debut, Eye...

Mar 09, 2013Comments off943 Views

Former Strikeforce women’s bantamweight champion Sarah Kaufman hopes to debut in the UFC on the June 15, UFC 161 card in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, and