UFC on FOX: Henderson Vs. Melendez Weigh In Results



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By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

The UFC Lightweight title will be on the line this Saturday night in San Jose, Ca when Ben Henderson attempts to defend his championship against challenger Gilbert Melendez live on FOX.

All fighters tipped the scales Friday afternoon and … Read the rest

Jon Fitch vs. Josh Burkman Headlines Next World Series Of Fighting



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LAS VEGAS, Nev. (April 16, 2013) … Read the rest

Gilbert Melendez Says He's Going To Kill Benson Henderson

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

Gilbert Melendez get his shot at the UFC Lightweight title this weekend when he steps into the Octagon against current Champ Benson Henderson and spoke about the bout this week.

Melendez explained his plans and bad intentions for Henderson in an interview with MMAJunkie.com:… Read the rest

The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale Bonuses

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

Another season of The Ultimate Fighter has wrapped up with Saturday night's finale and following the show it was announced who the recipients of the $50,000 bonuses were.

Daniel Pineda picked up the submission of the night with a 95 second first round stoppage … Read the rest

Dana White Feels Urijah Hall Cracked Under Pressure

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

UFC President Dana White spoke with FUEL TV's Heidi Androl following The Ultimate Fighter 17 finale and discussed the outcome of the shows final which seen Kelvin Gastelum upset Urijah Hall with a split decision victory.

Hall had a lot of hype surrounding him, … Read the rest

Rousey Reminds Contestants Getting Laid Could Cost You

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

With a co-ed cast set for the next season of The Ultimate Fighter, coach Ronda Rousey discussed the consequences of being “that girl” once filming begins and the show airs when questioned this weekend by MMAJunkie.com.

Rousey had a clear message for those that … Read the rest

The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale Quick Results

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

The Ultimate Fighter 17 finale took place Saturday night in Las Vegas and featured a bantamweight main event as well as the finals of the seventeenth season of the show.

We have complete quick match results below:

Main Bouts (Live on FX, 9:00 PM … Read the rest

The Ultimate Fighter 17 Finale Final Card

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

The Ultimate Fighter 17 concludes this weekend with the finale card live from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas and the following is the complete card and where you can watch each bout:

MAIN CARD (FX, 9 p.m. ET)

Urijah Faber vs. … Read the rest

Chris Weidman Looking To Shock The World

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

Chris Weidman has a chance to do what no other UFC competitor has been able to do, and that is defeat Anderson Silva inside the Octagon when the two meet in July at UFC 162. Weidman discussed his motivation for the fight and his … Read the rest

NBC Sports Network To Premiere World Series of Fighting: Future Champs

LAS VEGAS, Nev. (April 11, 2013) … Read the rest

Dominick Cruz: I'm Still UFC Bantamweight Champ

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

Multiple knee surgeries have kept UFC Bantamweight Champion Dominick Cruz on the shelf and by the time he does return it will likely be over two years since his last bout.

It has been speculated that UFC President Dana White would strip Cruz of … Read the rest

Despite Rumors, Rashad Evans Denies Retirement Talks

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

Despite rumors circulating that he may possibly retire, Rashad Evans denied any talk in regards to hanging up the 4oz gloves in an interview with MMAJunkie.com this week.

When asked where the rumors started, Evans took partial blame but was quick to explain himself:… Read the rest

Cris Cyborg vs. Marloes Coenen 2 Set For Invicta 6

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

Following a dominant victory this past weekend at Invicta 5, Cris Cyborg has a familiar opponent for her next bout.

Cyborg has been pegged to face Marloes Coenen at the next Invicta event scheduled to take place in June or July. The inaugural Invicta … Read the rest

UFC On FUEL TV 9 Post Event Bonuses

By Chris Howie
MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer

UFC on FUEL TV 9 took place Saturday from Stockholm, Sweden and following the event it was announced that $60,000 was awarded to each fighter for fight, knockout, and submission of the night.

Brad Pickett and Mike Easton picked up the bonus for fight … Read the rest

Invicta FC 5 Recap And Results

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (April, 5, 2013) … Read the rest