Contract issues resolved, Roy Nelson vs. Frank Mir targeted for UFC 130


(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 >>
Report here if this news is invalid.

Related News

  • 23 days ago
  • 28 views

Fabricio Werdum's performance at UFC 143 against Roy Nelson was an impressive turn thathelped lead to his November title shot against champ Cain Velasquez. If he pulls off the upset, and if Nelson be read news >>

  • 15 days ago
  • 2 views

The 12-bout lineup is set for next month's "UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson" event, but if you want to watch it live, prepare for some early-morning MMA. The event, which takes place Sept. 20 at read news >>

  • 9 days ago
  • 0 views

A heavyweight bout between Richard Odoms and Ruslan Magomedov has been scratched from the UFC 177 main card slated for Aug. 30 in Sacramento, Calif. read news >>

  • 28 days ago
  • 35 views

Frank Mir was known in the early days of his UFC career for his stunning submissions against many of the old guard. Case in point, check out this submission victory over Tank Abbott at UFC 41. read news >>

  • 13 days ago
  • 31 views

Take a look at the September 20th UFC Fight Night show in Japan, featuring heavyweight sluggers Roy Nelsno and Mark Hunt in the main event. The UFC Fight Night card set for Saitama, Japan is finally read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 18 views

A lightweight bout between prospects Kevin Lee and Jon Tuck has been added to the lineup for UFC 178, officials announced on Thursday. read news >>

  • 27 days ago
  • 38 views

The last bout has been added to the upcoming UFC card in Brazil. The UFC announced on Thursday that Iuri Alcantara and Russell Doane are set to collide in a bantamweight match-up at the UFC Fight Nig read news >>

  • 21 days ago
  • 5 views

UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones, fresh from a Monday melee with Daniel Cormier, hits the talk show circuit tonight at “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>

  • 14 days ago
  • 7 views

A potential fight between surging featherweight contender Dennis Bermudez and one-time No. 1 contender Ricardo Lamas is being discussed for UFC 180 in November, as the UFC makes its maiden voyage to read news >>