Thiago Alves' latest injury means Jordan Mein now fights Brandon Thatch in August at UFC Fight Night: Henderson vs. Dos Anjos.
Before the oft-injured Jose Aldo pulled out of his fight with Chad Mendes, another talented but oft-injured Brazilian also had to bow out of his upcoming fight. Yesterday the UFC confirmed an undisclosed injury has forced Thiago Alves out of a main card meeting with Jordan Mein on August 23rd in Tulsa. The plus side for fans is that they found a highly formidable (if not more
With Ernest Chavez forced out of his first drop from lightweight to featherweight, Max Holloway now will meet Mirsad Bektic at UFC Fight Night 49 in Tulsa. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
Their 170-pound scrap is expected to air on UFC Fight Pass.
So here's an interesting piece of trivia for all you "stats" guys.
Matt Brown is ranked No. 5 in the welterweight division and is one fight away from challenging for the welterweight title. CB Dollaway, meanwhile, is ranked No. 9 at 185 pounds and has won four of his last five.
Amir Sadollah not only beat, but finished them both.
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Winning Bellator MMA’s ill-fated “Fight Master” show didn’t earn Joe Riggs another bout in the promotion, but perhaps it played a role in the Arizona native signing with the UFC. more
In a surprise booking, Urijah Faber welcomes Masanori Kanehara to the UFC this September in Japan.
In February, Urijah Faber fought Renan Barao in the main event of UFC 169 in New Jersey. His next fight against Alex Caceres was placed on the televised prelims of UFC 175, which marked the first time Faber had ever been on a preliminary card in his Zuffa career. "The California Kid" will now travel to Japan, where he'll be part of what looks to be the UFC's biggest Fight Pass card to date. Fight S more
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has booked a featherweight contest pitting Dennis Siver opposite Robert Whiteford for its upcoming UFC Fight Night 53 mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, which takes place on Oct. 4, 2014 at Ericsson Globe in Stockholm, Sweden.
UFC announced the contest earlier today.
Siver (21-9, 1 NC) is now eligible to compete after riding the pine for the first half of the year. The German kickboxer tested positive for human chorioni more
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Well, it was fun while it lasted.
Same old, same old.
Former welterweight number one contender, Thiago Alves, who returned to the Octagon earlier this year with a dominant unanimous decision win over the gritty Seth Baczynski at UFC on FOX 11, has once again been injured and forced to withdraw from an event.
"Pitbull" hurt his knee, according to MMA Junkie, but will not require surgery.
Taking over for the Brazilian at the UFC Fight Night 49 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place on A more