After knee surgery No. 7, UFC's Soszynski targets December return, lands movie gigs


  • Share on Tumblr
  • submit to reddit

(This story first ran at PressConnects.com) BALTIMORE — At 26 years old, UFC light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones admits it is difficult even for him to realize he could soon be considered the best fighter in the history of mixed martial arts. But it’s a reality (…)

view original article >>

Related News

  • 25 days ago
  • 39 views

Ronda Rousey’s 16-second knockout victory against Alexis Davis at UFC 175 on Saturday piqued the interest of someone in the UFC’s production truck. read news >>

  • 25 days ago
  • 37 views

UFC women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey extended her undefeated winning streak at UFC 175, but the 27-year-old will have to address some lingering injuries before stepping back in the cage again. read news >>

  • 24 days ago
  • 44 views

When Joe Rogan stepped into the UFC Octagon to talk to Ronda Rousey after her 16-second destruction of Alexis Davis at UFC 175, asking if the UFC women's bantamweight champion could step in at UFC 176 to save the pay-per-view, the MMA community held its collective breath. Could Rousey transcend everything, even her own superhero-like performance against Davis, and headline a card less than one month away? The answer is no, and UFC President Dana White was not pleased with the question in the fir read news >>

  • 21 days ago
  • 30 views

Cat Zingano will return to the Octagon after an injured knee kept her on the sidelines for more than a year. She will face against Amanda Nunes at UFC 178 in Las Vegas. read news >>

  • 21 days ago
  • 51 views

By most counts, John Dodson is the No. 1 contender to UFC flyweight champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson’s belt. It appears that it will be a while before he’ll have an opportunity to cash in on his position, however. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 28 views

With reconstructive knee surgery in the rearview mirror, Conor McGregor faces an Ultimate Fighting Championship spotlight on full blast. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 33 views

With reconstructive knee surgery in the rearview mirror, Conor McGregor faces an Ultimate Fighting Championship spotlight on full blast. read news >>

  • 10 days ago
  • 8 views

Anthony Pettis will defend his UFC lightweight title December 6 against top contender Gilbert Melendez at UFC 181. The fight will be Pettis' first title defense. For that matter, it's the first bout of any kind for "Showtime" since he won the belt from Benson Henderson last August at UFC 164. Pettis himself broke the news Monday while a guest on The MMA Hour broadcast with host Ariel Helwani. "December 6 is going to be the date of my next fight; it'll be out here in Vegas," Pettis said. "I got w read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 21 views

This is what happens when you grapple with bears. What is it about lightweights and their knees? Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) 155-pound contender Khabib Nurmagomedov, who was signed to fight Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone for all of 20 minutes, will be out of action until at least January 2015, thanks to a torn meniscus (right knee) that will require surgery. MMA Fighting brought word of the update earlier today. Nurmagomedov (22-0) has been steamrolling the competition since day one. In ad read news >>