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Gilbert Melendez

Gilbert Melendez Talks Rematches and Possib...

Nov 06, 2010NoNo Comments1539 Views

Gilbert Melendez talks about moving on from rematches to fight new opponents like Eddie Alvarez and whether or not he'd eventually jump to the UFC.

MMA fighter Herschel Walker at Strikeforce

Herschel Walker Faces Scott Carson in MMA R...

Nov 06, 2010NoNo Comments2383 Views

Former NFL superstar Herschel Walker, at 48 years of age, will return for his sophomore MMA outing at Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu II on Dec.

UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva

UFC 122: Nate Marquardt Says Chael Sonnen E...

Nov 05, 2010NoNo Comments1654 Views

Nate Marquardt, heading into a UFC 122 battle with Yushin Okami, says Chael Sonnen exposed UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva at UFC 117 in August.

WEC 53 Bout Between Brad Pickett and Ivan M...

Nov 05, 2010NoNo Comments1343 Views

The WEC on Friday made a bantamweight bout between Brad Pickett and Ivan Menjivar official for its farewell event WEC 53: Henderson vs. Pettis.

Ultimate Fighters Season 12 Ratings Remain ...

Nov 04, 2010NoNo Comments2017 Views

"The Ultimate Fighter: Team GSP vs. Team Koscheck" continues to pull consistent ratings as the second half of the season starts to unfold.

UFC fighters Chris Lytle and Carlos Condit

UFC 127 Likely Back To Australia; Lytle vs....

Nov 04, 2010NoNo Comments1304 Views

The Ultimate Fighting Championship is working on a return to Australia and a welterweight showdown between Chris Lytle and Carlos Condit could be on the

Strikeforce Challengers 12 Gains Marius Zar...

Nov 04, 2010NoNo Comments1397 Views

Strikeforce on Thursday added a welterweight bout between Dream champion Marius Zaromskis and Waachiim Spiritwolf to its Nov. 19 Strikeforce Challengers 12 fight card.

After UFC 121 Victory, Brendan Schaub Ready...

Nov 04, 2010NoNo Comments2442 Views

After defeating Gabriel Gonzaga at UFC 121, Brendan Schaub isn't looking backwards to Roy Nelson, he's aiming at using Frank Mir or Mirko "Cro Cop"

Evan Dunham Confirms UFC Fight For The Troo...

Nov 03, 2010NoNo Comments2100 Views

Evan Dunham on Wednesday confirmed that he will face Kenny Florian in the UFC Fight For The Troops 2 main event in January.

Erik Koch Gets New WEC 52 Opponent, Francis...

Nov 03, 2010NoNo Comments1376 Views

WEC logoErik Koch was originally slated to fight Josh Grispi at WEC 52 on Nov. 11 in Las Vegas, but Grispi was pulled and Koch

WEC 53 Fight Card Filling Up Before UFC Mer...

Nov 03, 2010NoNo Comments1303 Views

As the WEC gets ready to fold into the UFC, the promotion is stacking up its final fight card with some of the top names

Mike Swick vs. David Mitchell at UFC Fight ...

Nov 01, 2010NoNo Comments4042 Views

Mike Swick and David Mitchell are expected to lock horns at a quickly developing UFC Fight For The Troops 2 event in January.

Clinch Gear Technique of the Week: Dan Hend...

Nov 01, 2010NoNo Comments1596 Views

Former Pride dual weight class champion and current Strikeforce fighter Dan Henderson shows a technique for opening up an opponent for a knee strike to

UFC-WEC Merger Net TV Loss, But a UFC Boost...

Oct 31, 2010NoNo Comments1383 Views

The UFC-WEC merger will be a net loss of MMA events on the Versus network, although UFC president Dana White says that his company will

Bellator 34: Hector Lombard Retains Title; ...

Oct 29, 2010NoNo Comments2658 Views

Bellator middleweight champion Hector Lombard retained his title at Bellator 34 on Thursday night, while Megumi Fujii and Zoila Frausto battled it out for the

Reed Harris at WEC 46

UFC-WEC Merger: Reed Harris Proud to See Hi...

Oct 28, 2010NoNo Comments4254 Views

The UFC-WEC merger is no longer a rumor; it's a fact. WEC co-founder Reed Harris took time after the announcement to talk with MMAWeekly.com about

UFC president Dana White

UFC-WEC Merger: UFC’s Major Announcem...

Oct 28, 2010NoNo Comments3019 Views

UFC president Dana White on Thursday held a media conference call to make his next big UFC announcement. No, it wasn't the rumored UFC Network,

Shane Carwin at Grudge Training Center

Back Problems Force Shane Carwin Out of UFC...

Oct 26, 2010NoNo Comments2114 Views

Shane Carwin on Tuesday morning announced that he is pulling out of his scheduled fight with Roy Nelson on Jan. 1 at UFC 125.

Jon Fitch UFC 117

Jon Fitch Talks Title Shot, Shields, and Co...

Oct 23, 2010NoNo Comments1688 Views

Jon Fitch talks about his chances of getting a UFC welterweight title shot, Jake Shields leap-frogging him to title contention, and wanting to fight Carlos

Jake Shields Martin Kampmann UFC 121 weigh-ins

UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez Weigh-in Phot...

Oct 22, 2010NoNo Comments1986 Views

Check out all the images from Friday's UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez weigh-ins outside the Honda Center in Anaheim, California.

Diego Sanchez: Wrestling Wins Fights

Oct 21, 2010NoNo Comments1723 Views

Diego Sanchez talks about his UFC 121 bout against Paulo Thiago, plans on shifting weight classes again, and how he believes that wrestling is what

Cain Velasquez: It’s Not Pressure, It...

Oct 21, 2010NoNo Comments1514 Views

A lot has been made about the marketing of Cain Velasquez to the Hispanic community, but for him, it's not about pressure, it's about pride.

Bisping Believes He’s One Win From Ti...

Oct 18, 2010NoNo Comments1984 Views

Michael Bisping feels he is one good win away from a title shot after defeating Yoshihiro Akiyama. Does UFC president Dana White?

UFC SAYS PLAN IS TO INCREASE UK EVENTS IN 2...

Oct 14, 2010NoNo Comments673 Views

After an 11-month layoff, UFC U.K. boss Marshall Zelaznik says that the plan is for the promotion to do several more events in the U.K.

CONDIT EXPLAINS MISSED FLIGHT FOR UFC 120

Oct 14, 2010NoNo Comments1571 Views

Carlos Condit missed his flight to the U.K., causing many, including Dan Hardy, to question him. Condit on Thursday explained the mishap...

UFC RECORD BREAKER IN TORONTO, LIKELY MID-2...

Oct 12, 2010NoNo Comments998 Views

The UFC is likely to head to Toronto mid-year 2001 for what it believes will be an event that sets the North American MMA attendance

HIGH STAKES: SHIELDS MAY GET TITLE SHOT WIT...

Oct 12, 2010NoNo Comments733 Views

Jake Shields hasn't fought in the Octagon yet, but he's already being considered for a shot at the winner of Georges St-Pierre vs. Josh Koscheck...

CLAY GUIDA ANNOUNCES UFC 125 BOUT WITH GOMI

Oct 11, 2010NoNo Comments750 Views

Clay Guida on Sunday night announced that he will face Takanori Gomi on New Year's Day in Las Vegas...

CBS OUT OF THE STRIKEFORCE PICTURE FOR 2010

Oct 10, 2010NoNo Comments725 Views

Strikeforce CEO Scott Coker on Saturday night confirmed that CBS isn't on the radar for the foreseeable future, but he's hoping to revisit the situation

STRIKEFORCE WORKING ON MELENDEZ-AOKI REMATC...

Oct 10, 2010NoNo Comments790 Views

Gilbert Melendez has been on