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Chael Sonnen

Report: Chael Sonnen Gets Fight with Shogun...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off891 Views

Brazilian website Combate.com reported on Monday that Chael Sonnen will replace the injured Antonio Rogerio Nogueira and face Mauricio "Shogun" Rua at UFC 161

Shameless MMA Radio: Brett Hlavacek, Marcus...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off834 Views

This week the Shameless MMA Radio crew gets with Glory 9 standout Brett Hlavacek, talks with Marcus "Bad Intentions" Edwards, and includes a preview of

UFC Considering Hosting an Event at Las Veg...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off1003 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is considering hosting an event at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway later this year.

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Daniel Cormier Wants to Make 205 by Year...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off1719 Views

Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix champion Daniel Cormier intends to join the light heavyweight class by year's end, but he also wants to fight his way

Chael Sonnen

With Rogerio Nogueira Injured, Chael Sonnen...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off1118 Views

Chael Sonnen has never been one to shy away from poking and prodding his way into a fight, something he’s trying to do again with

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TUF Brazil 2 Final Set for Saturday’s...

Jun 03, 2013Comments off982 Views

TUF Brazil 2: Team Nogueira vs. Team Werdum wrapped its run on Sunday night with two Team Nogueira fighters moving on to the welterweight tournament

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira Out of Shogun Rua ...

Jun 02, 2013Comments off1129 Views

The UFC 161 fight card has taken another major blow. Antonio Rogerio Nogueira is out of his rematch with Mauricio “Shogun” Rua due to injury.

UFC President Dana White Enters Hall of Fam...

Jun 02, 2013Comments off797 Views

UFC president Dana White joined tennis great Andre Agassi and several other notables Friday night as the latest inductees of the Southern Nevada Sports Hall

Liz Carmouche Draws Octagon Newcomer Jessic...

Jun 02, 2013Comments off1440 Views

With Miesha Tate called in as a replacement on The Ultimate Fighter Season 18, Liz Carmouche will now face promotional newcomer Jessica Andrade at UFC

Mike Brown Returns to Action Against Akira ...

Jun 02, 2013Comments off884 Views

Former WEC champion Mike Brown is returning to action at UFC on Fox Sports 1: 1 on Aug. 17 in Boston. He’ll square off with

Johny Hendricks at UFC 141

Johny Hendricks Knows He’s Going to H...

Jun 02, 2013Comments off2446 Views

Now that Johny Hendricks appears to be on the verge of his title shot at UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre, he knows he'll likely have

Mauricio “Shogun” Rua Enlists B...

Jun 02, 2013Comments off1654 Views

Preparing for his UFC 161 bout against Antonio Rogerio Nogueira, Mauricio "Shogun" Rua enlisted the help of famed boxing coach Freddie Roach to sharpen his

If Michael Bisping Wants a Proven UFC Winne...

Jun 01, 2013Comments off1246 Views

Costa Philippou is gunning for a fight when he returns later this year, and he couldn't think of a better opponent to face than perennial

Why Did Forrest Griffin Retire Now? Because...

Jun 01, 2013Comments off5089 Views

Forrest Griffin has been on the sidelines since late 2012. So why retire now? Because UFC president Dana White finally convinced him that it was

Injury Bug Bites Strikes Again; Dave Herman...

May 31, 2013Comments off1329 Views

UFC heavyweight Dave Herman was slated to fight Shane Del Rosario at UFC 162 on July 6 in Las Vegas, but the injury bug has

Carlos Condit vs. Martin Kampmann

Carlos Condit vs. Martin Kampmann 2 Headlin...

May 31, 2013Comments off1087 Views

Carlos Condit and Martin Kampmann put on a thriller once before, and now the two perennial welterweight contenders will take center stage on Fox's new

Conor McGregor

Irishman Conor McGregor Draws Englishman An...

May 31, 2013Comments off2644 Views

UFC officials on Friday confirmed to MMAWeekly.com that popular Irishman Conor McGregor now has a Fox Sports 1 opponent... Engilshman Andy Ogle.

Former UFC Champ Tito Ortiz Denies Jenna Ja...

May 31, 2013Comments off4662 Views

Tito Ortiz has always been a magnet for controversy. Even after retiring from fighting and taking on a new role as a manager for other

Soa Palelei Set to Make Promotional Return ...

May 31, 2013Comments off840 Views

Soa “Hulk” Palelei may finally make his return to the Octagon at UFC 164. He has been re-scheduled to face a UFC newcomer in Milwaukee.

John Makdessi Out, Rafaello Oliveira In at ...

May 31, 2013Comments off962 Views

John Makdessi has been forced to withdraw from his UFC 162 bout with Edson Barboza due to an unspecified lesion, according to UFC officials.

TUF 17 Runner-Up Uriah Hall Faces Nick Ring...

May 31, 2013Comments off1782 Views

The Ultimate Fighter Season 17 runner-up Uriah Hall is back in action. He’ll square off in a middleweight bout against Nick Ring at UFC on

UFC Welterweight James Head to Donate Next ...

May 30, 2013Comments off1218 Views

UFC welterweight James Head will donate his next fight's earnings to the Oklahoma tornado relief effort.

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Tom Watson vs. Thales Leites Added to Growi...

May 30, 2013Comments off848 Views

A middleweight match-up between Britain’s Tom Watson and Brazil’s Thales Leites has been added to the UFC 163 card in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

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UFC Strikes Television Deal in Latin Americ...

May 30, 2013Comments off1017 Views

The UFC and Televisa Networks on Wednesday announced an exclusive distribution agreement to air UFC programming in 20 Spanish Speaking countries in Latin America, and

Vinny Magalhaes vs. Anthony Perosh Added to...

May 30, 2013Comments off1209 Views

A light heavyweight match-up between Vinny Magalhaes and Anthony Perosh has been added to the UFC 163 fight card in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil.

UFC on FX 8 Drug Tests Come Back Clean

May 30, 2013Comments off709 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship released a statement on Thursday regarding the UFC on FX 8 drug tests results. All fighters returned clean results.

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MMA Top 10 Rankings: TJ Grant Jumps Up the ...

May 30, 2013Comments off785 Views

TJ Grant took a major leap up the lightweight rankings after knocking out Gray Maynard in the first round of their bout at UFC 160.

Two Old School Heavyweights Go New School a...

May 30, 2013Comments off922 Views

Josh Barnett will square off with former UFC champion Frank Mir at UFC 164 on Aug. 31 in Milwaukee, according to UFC officials.

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Nick Diaz Launches Next Phase of His Profes...

May 29, 2013Comments off1649 Views

Nick Diaz hasn’t said much recently about whether or not he will remain retired, but he is not sitting idle, launching a new facet to

James Krause Steps In for Injured Isaac Val...

May 29, 2013Comments off861 Views

Isaac Vallie-Flagg on Wednesday morning announced his withdrawal from a UFC 161 bout against Sam Stout. UFC officials moved swiftly, however, and Wednesday afternoon announced