The following statement regarding Rashad Evans was released by his team:
Boca Raton, FL, February 17, 2014 – On February 12, former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans injured his knee during a training session leading up to UFC 170. After consulting with his doctors, … Read the rest
Foxsports.com reports that the UFC has signed a featherweight contest that will feature Clay Guida taking on Tatsuya Kawajiri at UFC Fight Night 39.
The event takes places in Abu Dhabi at Yas Island on April 11th. The event will air live on UFC Fight … Read the rest
UFC Fight Night 36 is now in the books following Saturday night’s event in Jaragua do Sul, Brazil. We have results from the card below which featured a middleweight contest in the main event of Lyoto Machida vs. Gegard Mousasi:
Main Card Bouts (Live on Fox Sports 1, 10:30 PM … Read the rest
UFC Fight Night 36 takes place Saturday night from Arena Jaragua in Jaragua do Sul, Santa Catarina, Brazil. All fighters tipped the scales Friday with one missing weight.
We have results below:
Main Card (10:30 p.m. EST on Fox Sports 1
Lyoto Machida (185) vs. Gegard Mousasi (186)
Francis Carmont … Read the rest
After narrowly losing a split decision to then UFC Lightweight Champion Ben Henderson last April, Gilbert Melendez could now be looking for fights elsewhere after a report from Ariel Helwani that suggests contract negotiations between the former Strikeforce Champ and the UFC have hit a brick wall.
“It’s not looking … Read the rest
Former UFC Middleweight Champion Rich Franklin used to enjoy kicking back and watching fights every Saturday night but fifteen years in the Octagon as taken its toll on the former school teacher and these days, he’d rather just skip them.
He explains why in an interview with FOX Sports:
“It’s … Read the rest
With rumours continuing to swirl that Brock Lesnar will return to MMA, the man who beat him into retirement, Alistair Overeem, took the opportunity to call him out during his post fight interview with Joe Rogan at UFC 169.
Overeem picked up a unanimous decision win over Frank Mir … Read the rest
Donald Trump recently spoke out about the dangers of fighting in MMA as well as playing football and those comments have rubbed Dana White the wrong way.
Although White didn’t go full “Dana White” on Trump over his remarks, he did let it be known he disagreed.
“People are going … Read the rest
Ultimate Fighter Brazil 3 coaches Wanderlei Silva and Chael Sonnen will meet in the Octagon later this year according to UFC President Dana White.
The exact date and which card they will fight on is still up in the air, but the President think its likely to happen in either … Read the rest
The UFC has bumped their live shows in Canada from three per year to five. While the promotion plans to return to Montreal, Toronto, and Vancouver, they will also visit Quebec City, QC and Halifax, NS for the first time. It will also mark the first time a UFC event … Read the rest
UFC Heavyweight Pat “HD” Barry has decided to step away from the sport of MMA and has been released from his UFC contract.
His manager, Brian Butler, released the following statement regarding the move:
“After long discussions with our client Pat Barry over the recent weeks, he has come to … Read the rest