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Roy Nelson Caps Off TUF 16 Finale with Firs...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off795 Views

For a guy who says he only started to learn about striking a few years ago, Roy Nelson certainly has picked up the art of

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Matt Mitrione Speaks Out About Drug Testing...

Dec 15, 2012Comments off913 Views

Matt Mitrione breaks down drug testing in MMA, why it does and doesn't work and how Roy Nelson's approach as a 'poster boy" is lost


Ultimate Fighter 16 Full Weigh In Results

Dec 14, 2012Comments off1226 Views

The Ultimate Fighter season 16 will officially come to a close on Saturday with coach Roy Nelson meeting Matt Mitrione, while Mike Ricci battles Colton

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TUF 16 Finale Weigh-in Video

Dec 14, 2012Comments off283 Views

Watch the The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale weigh-ins streaming live on, Friday at 5 p.m. ET / 2 p.m. PT.


Ultimate Fighter 16 Media Conference Call (...

Dec 10, 2012Comments off328 Views

On Monday, coach Roy Nelson and his new opponent Matt Mitrione, along with TUF finalists Mike Ricci and Colton Smith fielded questions from the media

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MMAWeekly Radio Monday: Matt Mitrione, Jame...

Dec 10, 2012Comments off1645 Views

MMAWeekly Radio returns for Monday's show with TUF Finale fighters Matt Mitrione and James Head as well as plenty of debate following the fallout from


Cheick Kongo Turned Down Fight Against Roy ...

Nov 16, 2012Comments off1155 Views

UFC President Dana White reveals that Matt Mitrione wasn't the first fighter they called when a replacement was needed to face Roy Nelson at the

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Matt Mitrione Steps into TUF 16 Finale Main...

Nov 15, 2012Comments off762 Views

Just 24 hours after announcing the Shane Carwin blew out his knee and had to withdraw from his Ultimate Fighter Finale headlining bout with Roy

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Matt Mitrione Turns Down Fight with Daniel ...

Sep 30, 2012Comments off927 Views

Short notice fights are nothing new in the UFC and while some fighters seize the moment to step up and help out the promotion, other

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Matt Mitrione vs. Rampage Jackson “Ai...

Sep 28, 2012Comments off2552 Views

There are some occasions when fighters try to take matchmaking duties into their own hands, and sometimes it works. Then again there are also many

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Matt Mitrione vs. Phil DeFries Added to UFC...

Aug 31, 2012Comments off873 Views

A heavyweight bout has been added to the upcoming UFC 155 fight card with Matt Mitrione taking on British fighter Phil DeFries on Dec 29.

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Matt Mitrione vs. Rob Broughton Rescheduled...

Jul 31, 2012Comments off661 Views

A heavyweight bout originally scheduled for UFC on Fox 4 will still take place, except it will be pushed back to Oct 5 as part

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UFC Fighter Summit Day 1 Summary

Jul 09, 2012Comments off1090 Views

Day one of the 2012 UFC Fighter Summit is in the books and there was plenty to talk about after an eventful day in Las


UFC on Fox 4 Draws Two Heavyweight Bouts

May 09, 2012Comments off366 Views

With the headliner set for UFC on Fox 4, the rest of the fight card is starting to come together. UFC officials on Wednesday informed


MMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition: Phil Davis...

Nov 13, 2011Comments off542 Views

MMMAWeekly Radio Weekend Edition is back with a stacked show for Sunday with interviews featuring Phil Davis, Thiago Alves and Matt Mitrione

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UFC 137 Results: Cheick Kongo Hands Matt Mi...

Oct 29, 2011Comments off471 Views

Cheick Kongo put in a full night of work against Matt Mitrione at UFC 137. Read here to see how he got past the former


UFC 137 Weigh-in Video: Penn & Diaz Sc...

Oct 28, 2011Comments off692 Views

Considering their respect for each other and past relationship, no one expected the explosion of emotions from BJ Penn and Nick Diaz at the UFC


UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz Weigh-in Photos

Oct 28, 2011Comments off10643 Views's exclusive UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz weigh-in photo gallery.


UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz Weigh-In Results

Oct 28, 2011Comments off921 Views

Mutual respect or not, Nick Diaz and B.J. Penn are ready to scrap after an intense weigh-ins almost resulted in the fight happening 24 hours


UFC 137 Pre-Fight Press Conference Photos

Oct 28, 2011Comments off1702 Views

Exclusive UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz pre-fight press conference photo gallery featuring BJ Penn, Nick Diaz, Mirko Cro Cop, Dana White, and more.

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Next Great Prospect? Mitrione Appreciates P...

Oct 27, 2011Comments off413 Views

Matt Mitrione appreciates being called 'the next big thing in the UFC', but he's heard that type of praise heaped on a lot of fighters

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Matt Mitrione: “I Don’t Get Pai...

Oct 26, 2011Comments off234 Views

Matt Mitrione heads into Saturday night's UFC 137 fight with Cheick Kongo knowing that he's being put on the spot. Everyone wants to know just

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Countdown to UFC 137 – The Heavyweigh...

Oct 25, 2011Comments off423 Views

Check out Countdown to UFC 137: The Heavyweights featuring Cheick Kongo vs. Matt Mitrione and Mirko "Cro Cop" Filipovic vs. Roy Nelson. Full video.

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MMAWeekly Radio Tuesday: Matt Mitrione, Eli...

Oct 25, 2011Comments off435 Views

Tuesday's edition of MMAWeekly Radio is stacked with guests like UFC 137 co-headliner Matt Mitrione, Eliot Marshall, Ramsey Nijem and Suckerpunch Entertainment's Brian Butler.

UFC 137 Play-by-Play: Cheick Kongo vs. Matt...

Oct 25, 2011Comments off684 Views

UFC 137 play-by-play of Cheick Kongo vs. Matt Mitrione on Saturday, Oct. 29, in Las Vegas.


Is Kongo’s Stand-up the Answer to Mat...

Oct 24, 2011Comments off338 Views

How does Cheick Kongo's ground game stack up to Matt Mitrione's? Find out what Kongo thinks in this exclusive UFC 137 pre-fight video interview.


UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz Media Conference Cal...

Oct 20, 2011Comments off368 Views

Listen to the full audio from the UFC 137: Penn vs. Diaz media conference call, which included BJ Penn, Matt Mitrione, Cheick Kongo, and yes,

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The UFC 137 Fight Card Shuffle: Mitrione vs...

Oct 19, 2011Comments off465 Views

UFC officials on Wednesday elevated the heavyweight showdown between Matt Mitrione and Cheick Kongo to UFC 137 co-main event status.

Matt Mitrione Adds Mike Dolce to Camp for U...

Aug 25, 2011Comments off467 Views

Matt Mitrione believes nutrition has been the missing piece to the puzzle in his fight career, so to remedy that he's added famed guru Mike

Matt Mitrione vs. Cheick Kongo Latest Addit...

Jul 14, 2011Comments off761 Views

A heavyweight bout has been added to the upcoming UFC 137 fight card with former 'Ultimate Fighter' competitor Matt Mitrione facing Cheick Kongo.