David Mitchell-Hyun Gyu Lim Completes 10-Fight UFC on Fuel TV 6 Bill in Macau
and Hyun Gyu
will square off at
UFC on Fuel TV 6
, completing the event’s 10-fight bill.
Lim was initially expected to face unbeaten Marcelo
Guimaraes at the event before Guimares was forced to withdraw
due to injury. UFC on Fuel TV 6 is headlined by a middleweight
showdown pitting former a
Franklin against ex- Strikeforce
Le and takes place Nov. 10 at CotaiArena in Cotai, Macau. The
show’s preliminary draw streams live on Facebook, while the main
card broadcast follows on Fuel TV.
Mitchell, 33, rides back-to-back defeats heading into his showdown
with Lim. “Daudi” last competed in August 2011, dropping a
one-sided unanimous decision to Paulo
Thiago at UFC 134. Mitchell, who began his career a perfect
11-0, was also defeated in his Octagon foray by T.J.
Waldburger in September 2010.
Lim, meanwhile, makes his UFC debut on the strength of five
consecutive wins. The 27-year-old Korean previously competed under
the M-1 Global banner but has more recently done his work in the
Pacific Xtreme Combat promotion, winning that organization’s
welterweight title on July 28 by submitting Ryan Bigler
with a guillotine choke.
view original article >>
A welterweight bout between Hyun Gyu Lim and Takenori Sato has been targeted for September’s UFC Fight Night 52 event in Japan.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
The main event planned for UFC Fight Night 45 in Atlantic City has Fight of the Night written all over it. Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone, owner of three straight stoppage victories, will take on the tough and dangerous Jim Miller. Cerrone and Miller are ranked sixth and seventh, respectively, in the lightweight division.
The winner may not be ready for a title shot, but he would certainly have every right to consider himself one fight away. Khabib Nurmagomedov has already made it known that he would l more
UFC Fight Night 52 has added 3 bouts, including a welterweight match up between Korean star Hyun Gyu Lim and Takenori Sato.
Hyun Gyu Lim finally has a return date, and the popular Korean slugger will be taking on Takenori Sato in hostile territory at UFC Fight Night 52. Although yet to be announced by the promotion, both parties have confirmed on social media that the Asian champs will indeed face off, with the former PXC champion competing against the former King of Pancrase when the UFC heads more
Even if UFC on Fox 12 only featured the "Ruthless" Robbie Lawler vs. "The Immortal" Matt Brown bout, there would be a good number of viewers tuning in to what figures to be an action-packed clash between two elite welterweights.
This is one of those fights that jumps off the screen or page, the moment you read that it was going to take place. Because there is actually an undercard to augment the appeal of the compelling main event, UFC on Fox 12 from the SAP Center in San Jose, California could more
James Te Huna has planned a rude welcome for Nate Marquardt. Whether he can execute it or not remains to be seen. more
Imagine you are a mixed martial artist. You work every day with one goal in mind: the UFC Octagon. You belong there. You sense it. Every step you take, every bite of food you ingest, is done with the UFC in mind. You're invited to participate on The Ultimate Fighter. Congratulations. It's not quite the UFC, but it's close. If you're really the trained beast you claim to be, you'll be in the UFC soon enough. Now imagine you went to tryouts, made the cut and received a fight to get into the TUF ho more
Watch the video replay of the UFC Fight Club Q & A from Aukland, New Zealand featuring lightweight contender Ross Pearson and middleweight contender Dylan Andrews. more
No stranger to that part of the world, thanks to TUF: "Smashes," Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight Ross Pearson will take the stage with fellow TUF guy and local favorite Dylan Andrews for the UFC Fight Night 43 "Fight Club" Q&A video, which gets underway later tonight (Thursday, June 26, 2014) LIVE online at 11 p.m. ET right here using the video player above. For UFC Fight Night 43 live results click here. more
UFC heavyweight, Brendan Schaub is not happy with EA Sports snub in new UFC game; also calls out Frank Mir.
EA Sports, the makers of the new UFC video game, have snubbed one of the premiere fighters of the organization. In a game where they have non UFC fighters (Bruce Lee) available as playable characters, Brendan Schaub has been passed over as though he were Leonardo DiCaprio at the Academy Awards.
The slight has not gone unnoticed by Big Brown, who believes that one of two reasons may be at w more