All posts by Damon Martin

Chad Mendes vs Cub Swanson AT WEC 50 in Aug...

Jun 22, 2010NoNo Comments3267 Views

The latest addition to the August 18 card will be featherweight prospect Chad Mendes, fresh off a win over Anthony Morrison in March, taking on

Bader, Simpson & Dollaway To Open New ...

Jun 16, 2010NoNo Comments2066 Views

A group of fighters including UFC mainstays Ryan Bader, Aaron Simpson, and C.B. Dollaway will open a new gym later this year in Arizona, hoping

Faber Moves To 135, Faces Mizugaki August 1...

Jun 08, 2010NoNo Comments1422 Views

Urijah Faber will now officially be a problem for the bantamweight division. The former WEC featherweight champion will make the move down to 135lbs

Cruz vs Benavidez For The Title In August

Jun 08, 2010NoNo Comments1592 Views

Joseph Benavidez will not only get a crack at avenging the only loss of his career, but he'll also have the opportunity to take home

Steve Cantwell Cleared To Return To Fightin...

May 27, 2010NoNo Comments1110 Views

The medical issues that could have possibly put Steve Cantwell out of the sport permanently have been resolved and he has been cleared to return

– MARK MUNOZ VS. YUSHIN OKAMI AT UFC ...

May 05, 2010NoNo Comments773 Views

A middleweight bout has been added to the upcoming UFC on Versus 2 show in Salt Lake City as former NCAA champion Mark Munoz returns

Alves vs. Fitch Moved To UFC 117 in Oakland

Apr 30, 2010NoNo Comments1268 Views

As badly as Thiago "Pitbull" Alves wants to get back in the cage and fight again, he'll have to wait just a little while longer

Alves vs Fitch At UFC 115 In Vancouver

Apr 05, 2010NoNo Comments749 Views

After having successful surgery to repair a brain anomaly last week, Thiago "Pitbull" Alves will get back to action against Jon Fitch on June 12

– SIMPSON VS. LEBEN ON TUF 11 FINALE ...

Apr 05, 2010NoNo Comments1187 Views

A change has been made to the upcoming middleweight fight between Aaron Simpson and Chris Leben, as they have been moved from UFC 114 in

UFC Fight Night 21 Draws 7,700 Fans in N.C.

Mar 31, 2010NoNo Comments788 Views

The UFC returned to North Carolina on Wednesday night and the crowd showed up at the Bojangles Coliseum for UFC Fight Night 21: Florian vs.

– BISPING VS. MILLER LIKELY FOR UFC 1...

Mar 01, 2010NoNo Comments1560 Views

It appears Michael Bisping is likely to return to action at UFC 114 when he faces New Jersey native Dan Miller...

Chad Mendes vs. Erik Koch On For WEC Columb...

Jan 26, 2010NoNo Comments1673 Views

Team Alpha Male will be on point at the WEC show in Columbus, OH as the third member of Urijah Faber's team will make an

Griffin Settles The Score With Ortiz

Nov 22, 2009NoNo Comments1326 Views

If there was any question as to where Forrest Griffin's head was at following his last fight, the former "Ultimate Fighter" winner answered emphatically

Munoz vs Jensen Set For UFC 108 Undercard

Oct 20, 2009NoNo Comments670 Views

A middleweight match has been added to the undercard of UFC 108 in Las Vegas as former NCAA champion wrestler Mark Munoz makes his return

Rolles Gracie vs. Mustapha Al-Turk At UFC 1...

Oct 20, 2009NoNo Comments852 Views

For the first time since Royce Gracie stepped into the UFC Octagon in May 2006, another Gracie will make their way to the top MMA

Cowboy Cerrone vs 9mm Ratcliff In WEC Dec 1...

Oct 20, 2009NoNo Comments653 Views

Not one to sit back and wait for something to happen, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone will get right back on the horse on Dec. 19 as

Brendan Schaub Joins MMAWeekly Radio For TU...

Sep 13, 2009NoNo Comments1829 Views

One of the biggest and most athletic fighters to compete on "The Ultimate Fighter" this season will be Shane Carwin's friend and training partner Brendan

UFC In-Depth: Couture vs Nogueira

Aug 24, 2009NoNo Comments1469 Views

In a clash of MMA icons, Randy Couture and Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira go head-to-head at UFC 102 in Portland. MMAWeekly.com takes you in-depth into the

Shields Submits Lawler In First Round

Jun 07, 2009NoNo Comments623 Views

There have been some stunning moments when lighter weight fighters move up to face bigger challenges in the sport of MMA, and Jake Shields' defeat

Cerrone And Grispi Have Short Nights At WEC...

Jun 07, 2009NoNo Comments1289 Views

Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone looks to have earned another shot at the WEC lightweight title on Sunday night, while featherweight contender Josh Grispi may have been

Florian Believes Sherk Took Him To The Next...

Apr 19, 2009NoNo Comments716 Views

UFC lightweight contender Kenny Florian told MMAWeekly Radio that his fight with Sean Sherk was the catalyst that brought him to this point, and a

Evans Will Defend This Summer Against Rampa...

Mar 05, 2009NoNo Comments734 Views

UFC President Dana White confirmed on Thursday that champion Rashad Evans will defend his title this summer against either Quinton Jackson or Lyoto Machida, but

The Year Of Gonzaga Begins At UFC 96

Mar 03, 2009NoNo Comments737 Views

The heavyweight division in the UFC may crown the next top contender on Saturday night as Brazilian Gabriel Gonzaga tries to take one more step

Ready For Jardine, No Easy Fights For Rampa...

Mar 03, 2009NoNo Comments644 Views

Heading into his UFC 96 bout against Keith Jardine, former light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson talks about his opponent, his training at the Wolfslair

Camp GSP Suggests Changes Due To Controvers...

Feb 26, 2009NoNo Comments1013 Views

Coaches and trainers for Georges St. Pierre stepped up on behalf of their athlete in a recent letter to the Nevada State Athletic Commission, while

St-Pierre Finishes Penn With 4th Round Stop...

Feb 01, 2009NoNo Comments1141 Views

Boxing had Muhammad Ali. Basketball had Michael Jordan. Baseball had Babe Ruth. And mixed martial arts has Georges St. Pierre, who on

In The War Room w/ Georges St-Pierre

Feb 01, 2009NoNo Comments1927 Views

UFC welterweight champion, Georges St. Pierre, talks to MMAWeekly.com following his title win over B.J. Penn and the strategy that got him the win in

Penn Says His Future Is All About Big Fight...

Jan 29, 2009NoNo Comments747 Views

As B.J. Penn readies for the biggest fight of his career, and possibly the biggest fight in MMA history, the Hawaiian born fighter is hard

GSP Says Permanent Move To 185 Won’t ...

Jan 27, 2009NoNo Comments2227 Views

With a super fight against Anderson Silva looming as a possibility down the road, Georges St. Pierre says first up is B.J. Penn, and then

GSP: “It’s A Fight That’s...

Jan 26, 2009NoNo Comments1613 Views

Just days away from their welterweight title fight, Georges St. Pierre says that the talking is done. The hype is over. The pre-fight antics