A pair of intriguing matchups has been added to August’s UFC Fight Night 49 events, as Demian Maia faces Mike Pyle, and Thales Leites meets Francis Carmont.Filed under: News, UFC more
Demian Maia will return to the Octagon next month.
Maia will square off against Mike Pyle in a welterweight contest at UFC Fight Night 49 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla. on Aug. 23, according to UFC officials Tuesday night.
The Brazilian jiu-jitsu specialist has won three of his past five fights, including a unanimous decision win over Alexander Yakovlev at TUF: Brazil 3 on May 31.
Pyle has won four of his past five fights, including a third-round TKO of T.J. Waldburger at UFC 170 on Feb. 22.
Four longtime veterans with shoot it out in "The Sooner State" in a fight to stay relevant.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is quickly filling up its upcoming UFC Fight Night 49: "Henderson vs. Dos Anjos" mixed martial arts (MMA) fight card, which takes place on Aug. 23, 2014 inside BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Doing work in the welterweight division are a pair of longtime veterans, as former middleweight number one contender Demian Maia tries to stay afloat against Mike "Quicksand" Pyle. more
Lyoto Machida spoke with the media on Wednesday about his upcoming middleweight title fight against champion Chris Weidman and mentioned the possibility of fighting at welterweight. more
It appears that reports of Dan Henderson's return to middleweight were a bit premature, at least according to the man himself.
It looks like one of Dan Henderson's coaches may not have been fully correct when he revealed that Hendo would be returning to middleweight. After the news spread fire and wide across the internet, it apparently came to the attention of the man himself. And Hendo took to Twitter to shoot down the idea: It's funny how rumors get started. If you have read that I will be re more
A lightweight fight between Bobby Green and Abel Trujillo that had been set for the now-canceled UFC 176 will move to UFC Fight Night 47 in Maine. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
After rumors emerged this week that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans was interested in making a move to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), 'Suga' clarifies the situation.
Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter indicated Wednesday that Evans had discussed the possible switch with pro wrestling officials over the July 4 holiday weekend in Las Vegas at the UFC Fan Expo. According to Meltzer, Evans' name has been on a short list of UFC fighters in talks to make the tra more
Second-hand information shouldn't always get passed off as gospel, particularly when it pertains to an outlandish subject, like a UFC star converting to pro wrestling.
Former UFC light heavyweight Rashad Evans could concur with those sentiments after getting wind of what Dave Meltzer reported in this week's subscribers-only Wrestling Observer Newsletter.
"Add Rashad Evans to the list of UFC fighters who have recently inquired regarding going to WWE. Evans, who is almost 35, is recovering from ma more
Despite suffering a 20-second loss to fellow "The Ultimate Fighter Brazil: 3" cast member Marcos Rogerio de Lima, Richardson "Rick Monstro" Moreira (7-2 MMA, 0-1 UFC) will get another shot in the UFC, and he'll make it to the middleweight division. more