All posts by Jeff Cain

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UFC Awards $75,000 Fighter Bonuses for UFC ...

Dec 11, 2011Comments off157 Views

The UFC handed out $75,000 bonuses for in-Octagon performances following UFC 140 on Saturday, having several stunning finishes to choose from.

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Why Miguel Torres was Fired When Forrest an...

Dec 09, 2011Comments off381 Views

Miguel Torres’ firing by the Ultimate Fighting Championship for Twitter comments has sparked a buzz, but the move wasn't unprecedented.

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Is the UFC Running Down the NFL and NBA?

Dec 08, 2011Comments off212 Views

The UFC and MMA has risen from the roots of a fringe sport into the mainstream spotlight in recent years, but is it running down

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Rampage Had to Fight to be on the UFC Japan...

Dec 07, 2011Comments off149 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight titleholder Quinton “Rampage” Jackson made a name for himself in mixed martial arts competing in the Japanese-based Pride organization. When the

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Frankie Edgar Wants Quick Win at UFC Japan

Dec 05, 2011Comments off185 Views

UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar hopes to have a quick fight with Benson Henderson at UFC 144 in Japan on Feb. 26.

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Frankie Edgar Knows His Hands Are Full Agai...

Nov 28, 2011Comments off131 Views

Frankie Edgar headlines UFC 144 on Feb. 26 against Benson Henderson, and the UFC lightweight champion knows he has his hands full when he tries

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Brock Lesnar Honored to ‘Kick Overeem...

Nov 25, 2011Comments off375 Views

Former UFC heavyweight champion Brock Lesnar returns at UFC 141 to take on Alistair Overeem in a No. 1 contender's match. And he's ready to

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Was Shogun vs. Hendo a Draw? Dana Says Yes

Nov 21, 2011Comments off156 Views

Dan Henderson and Mauricio "Shogun" Rua put on one of the greatest fights in mixed martial arts history at UFC 139. Henderson was declared

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Even in Victory, Wanderlei Silva Knows He&#...

Nov 20, 2011Comments off126 Views

Wanderlei Silva defeated Cung Le at UFC 139 by TKO, but it wasn't enough to stop the critics suggesting that he should walk away from

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Two Fight of the Night Bonuses at UFC 139

Nov 20, 2011Comments off160 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championships handed out $70,000 fighter bonuses following UFC 139 on Saturday at the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Calif.

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Brock Lesnar is Back and UFC Couldn’t...

Nov 19, 2011Comments off187 Views

Former UFC heavyweight titleholder Brock Lesnar returns to action at UFC 141 on Dec. 30 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena and UFC president Dana

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UFC on Fox: Greatest Milestone in MMA Histo...

Nov 11, 2011Comments off122 Views

The UFC takes to Fox on Nov. 12, airing the UFC heavyweight title bout between titleholder Cain Velasquez and challenger Junior Dos Santo. Is

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Anderson Silva Joins NASCAR’s Chase f...

Nov 01, 2011Comments off119 Views

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva will lead the field of 43 cars to the green flag at Phoenix International Raceway on Nov. 13 for the

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$75,000 Bonus Checks Handed Out Following U...

Oct 30, 2011Comments off146 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship handed out $75,000 fighter bonus checks for in-Octagon performances at UFC 137.

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Is Nick Diaz More Focused on Georges St-Pie...

Oct 29, 2011Comments off89 Views

Could Nick Diaz be more focused on Georges St-Pierre and the lost title shot than he is B.J. Penn heading into the UFC 137 main

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BJ Penn Wants Another Title, Lightweight Re...

Oct 25, 2011Comments off386 Views

Former multi-division UFC champion B.J. Penn would like another title shot before his fighting career comes to a close and is open to a return

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Nick Diaz Says B.J. Penn is Better than Geo...

Oct 23, 2011Comments off297 Views

Nick Diaz was originally scheduled to face Georges St-Pierre at UFC 137, but was pulled from the main event after missing two media obligations.

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Should UFC Bring Paul Daley Back?

Oct 21, 2011Comments off196 Views

Paul “Semtex” Daley is not the same person or fighter that he was when fired following his UFC 113 loss to Josh Koscheck and the

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Paul Daley Not Fighting at BAMMA 8, Hopes t...

Oct 19, 2011Comments off206 Views

Paul Daley and Nate Marquardt were expected to headline BAMMA 8 on Dec. 10 in Nottingham, England, but the process of putting the fight together

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B.J. Penn Asked for Jon Fitch, Ended Up wit...

Oct 19, 2011Comments off154 Views

When B.J. Penn found out his scheduled UFC 137 bout with Carlos Condit was off and that Condit would get a title shot against Georges

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Jon Jones Becoming Comfortable with his Rol...

Oct 15, 2011Comments off130 Views

UFC light heavyweight titleholder Jon Jones is getting comfortable in the role of UFC champion.

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Lyoto Machida Banking that Technique Beats ...

Oct 14, 2011Comments off142 Views

Former UFC light heavyweight titleholder Lyoto Machida feels his technique will defeat Jon Jones' athleticism when the two meet on Dec. 10 in the UFC

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Retirement or Not, We Haven’t Seen th...

Oct 11, 2011Comments off101 Views

Kenny Florian's fighting future is uncertain following his UFC 136 loss to Jose Aldo, but with other opportunities on the table, UFC president Dana White

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UFC 136 Attendance and Gate Figures

Oct 09, 2011Comments off105 Views

It was a sold out crowd at Toyota Center in Houston on Saturday for UFC 136: Edgar vs. Maynard III. The event, featuring two

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UFC 136 Bonuses: Edgar Grabs An Extra $75,0...

Oct 09, 2011Comments off205 Views

Frankie Edgar, Joe Lauzon, Nam Phan and Leonard Garcia were awarded bonuses for in-Octagon performances at UFC 136 in Houston on Saturday.

Strikeforce Results: Cormier Knocks Out ...

Sep 11, 2011Comments off210 Views

Daniel Cormier advanced to the finals of the Strikeforce World Grand Prix Heavyweight Tournament on Saturday by knocking out Antonio Silva in the first round.

Strikeforce Results: “King Mo” ...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off141 Views

Former Strikeforce light heavyweight titleholder Muhammed "King Mo" Lawal handed Roger Gracie his first career loss on Saturday in Cincinnati.

Luke Rockhold is Coming to Win Strikeforce ...

Sep 10, 2011Comments off169 Views

There are many people doubting Luke Rockhold and his worthiness of a title shot against Strikeforce middleweight champion Ronaldo "Jacare" Souza on Saturday night, but

Phil Baroni Hopes to Revive Career at Welte...

Sep 02, 2011Comments off152 Views

“The New York Bad Ass,” Phil Baroni, takes his talents to Singapore to take on Yoshiyuki Yoshida on Saturday in One Fighting Championship‘s inaugural event.

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UFC 134 Rio: Take a Closer Look

Aug 27, 2011Comments off120 Views

MMAWeekly.com takes a closer look at UFC 134 Rio: the implications, the storylines, and random facts.