Jon Jones Says Gustafsson Fight Lit Fire Under Him

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UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones will step back into action when he defends his title against Glover Teixeira this Saturday (April 26th) at UFC 172 but spoke for a moment about his last title defense against Alexander Gustafsson with MMAJunkie.com this past week.

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UFC On FOX 11 Performance Bonuses

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Following UFC on FOX 11 Saturday evening (April 19th), UFC President Dana White announced the winners of the $50,000 bonuses. The winners were:

Fight of the Night: Thiago Alves vs. Seth Baczynski

Performance of the Night: Alex White

Performance of the Night: Donald ‘Cowboy’ Cerrrone

Thiago Alves and Seth Baczynski … Read the rest

UFC on FOX 11 Quick Match Results

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The UFC was in Orlando, FL Saturday evening (April 19th) for UFC on FOX 11 which featured a main event with title shot implications as Fabricio Werdum took on Travis Browne in heavyweight action.

Main Card (Live on FOX, 8:00 PM ET)
-Fabricio Werdum defeated Travis Browne by Unanimous Decision … Read the rest

Video: UFC On FOX 11 Weigh In

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TUF Nations Finale Quick Match Results

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The Ultimate Fighter Nations finale took place Wednesday evening (April 16th) in Quebec City, Quebec and we have complete quick match results from the event below:

Main Card (Live on Fox Sports 1, 7:00 PM ET)
-Tim Kennedy defeated Michael Bisping by Unanimous Decision (49-46, 49-46, 49-46)
-Patrick Cote defeated … Read the rest

TUF Nations Finale Weigh In Results

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Main Card (Fox Sports 1)

Michael Bisping (186) vs. Tim Kennedy (186)
Patrick Cote (170) vs. Kyle Noke (171)
Elias Theodorou (185) vs. Sheldon Westcott (184)
Olivier Aubin-Mercier (169) vs. Chad Laprise (170)
Dustin Poirier (145) vs. Akira Corassani (145)

Prelim card (Fox Sports 1)

K.J. Noons (168) vs. Sam … Read the rest

Rich Franklin Feels He Can Beat Anderson Silva

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Former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin, who lost convincingly to Anderson Silva just over one year apart in 2006-2007, was guest on Submission Radio this week and when asked about whether or not he would like to step in the cage with Silva for a third time he was adamant … Read the rest

Ronda Rousey Vs. Alexis Davis Booked For UFC 175

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UFC Women’s Bantamweight Champion Ronda Rousey is slated to face Alexis Davis at UFC 175 according to UFC President Dana White. The announcement was made over the weekend and now joins a card that will feature a UFC Middleweight title defense as Chris Weidman attempts to defend against Lyoto Machida … Read the rest

Tito Ortiz Vs. Alexander Shlemenko Set For Bellator PPV May 17th

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After being called out by Bellator middleweight champion Alexander Shlemenko, it appears for UFC Light Heavyweight Champion Tito Ortiz will step back into action on May 17th at the first ever Bellator pay-per-view.

Shlemenko posted the following video challenging Ortiz despite the weight difference:

Ortiz would follow that up with … Read the rest

Video: Roy Nelson Vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira Highlights, Interviews

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UFC Fight Night 39 Quick Match Results

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UFC Fight Night 39 took place Friday April 11th in Abu Dhabi and was aired only on UFC Fight Pass. We have results from the event below:

Main Card (Live on UFC Fight Pass, 2:00 PM ET)
-Roy Nelson defeated Antonio Nogueira by KO (Punch, 1st Round, 3:37)
-Clay Guida … Read the rest

UFC Fight Night 39 Weigh In Results

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All fighters tipped the scales today for UFC Fight Night 39 which takes place Friday in Abu Dhabi. We have have complete results for the weigh in below:

MAIN CARD (UFC Fight Pass, 2 p.m. ET)
Roy Nelson (255.5) vs. Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira (238)
Clay Guida (146) vs. Tatsuya Kawajiri … Read the rest

Chael Sonnen Vs. Wanderlei Silva Delayed Until July

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It appears for a second time a match up between Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva has been delayed.

UFC President Dana White spoke to Yahoo! Sports this week and confirmed that the bout has been bumped from the May 31st card and will now instead take place at UFC 175 … Read the rest

Jake Shields Released By The UFC

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Longtime top ranked welterweight fighter Jake Shields has been released from his UFC contract.

The decisions comes three weeks after Shields lost a unanimous decision to Hector Lombard at UFC 171.

His management team released the following statement to MMAFighting.com:

“Jake Shields has been released by the UFC. Jake appreciates … Read the rest

Bellator PPV Card Taking Shape For May 17th, Will Brooks Vs. Nate Jolly Added

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Newport Beach, Calif. (April 1, 2014) – Eddie Alvarez and Michael Chandler won’t be the only lightweights featured on Bellator’s inaugural pay-per-view as Bellator Lightweight Tournament winner Will Brooks will be back in action and face Nate Jolly on Saturday, May 17th from The Landers Center, located just outside Memphis. … Read the rest