Two featherweights fresh off victories will meet at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Sept. 20, when Maximo Blanco faces Daniel Hooker at UFC Fight Night “Hunt vs. Nelson.” more
TUF winner Amir Sadollah has been out of action for almost two years due to complications post-surgery. It has been nearly two years since we last saw Amir Sadollah inside the UFC octagon, and while the physical issues that have kept him on the sidelines have garnered no attention in the media, it appears he is recovering from serious nerve damage.
The TUF 7 winner's extended layoff began with an injury during a training session, which lead to a standard surgical procedure. Complications from th more
Leo Kuntz will make his initial UFC foray when he meets Yosdenis Cedeno at UFC Fight Night in Atlantic City, N.J. more
It's been a little over a week since former Strikeforce founder Scott Coker replaced Bjorn Rebney as the president of operations for Bellator MMA. And while things remain quiet as Viacom plots out the future for what has already been referred to as "Bellator 2.0," Coker offered fight fans a sneak preview on Thursday, posting a letter on Bellator.com that can be seen in its entirety below. Dear Bellator Nation,
I wanted to take a moment and tell you all how excited I am to be a part of the Bellat more
He’s won seven straight fights. He’s now 3-0 in the UFC. And in a division that has exactly zero top 10 fighters who are younger than 30, Jared Rosholt knows an opportunity slipped through his hands.Filed under: News, UFC more
Tim B. puts on his matchmaking hat and takes a look at who the main card fighters from both weekend events should meet in their next bouts.
These double-event weekends are a killer. I didn't even have to do any event coverage and I still feel exhausted from so many fights. While the New Zealand event had some good action, the San Antonio show felt like it took three days and even a fun main event couldn't save it. Nonetheless, the results of both shows did open up some good matchmaking opportuni more
The UFC wrapped up another marathon day this weekend.
On Saturday, UFC Fight Night 43 was held in Auckland, New Zealand and UFC Fight Night 44 was hosted by San Antonio. The UFC Fight Night 43 card wrapped up with a Nate Marquardt submission win over New Zealand's own James Te Huna. Later, Cub Swanson ended UFC Fight Night 44 with a decision victory over Jeremy Stephens.
While both men picked up a win in main events, Swanson and Marquardt are in very different positions. Swanson is closing in on more
The world's first smart glove is here, and Bloody Elbow has all the details of this innovative technology straight from the creator of the iPunch glove, Steven Cains.
In today's combat sports landscape, everyone is trying to get an edge. Everything from extraordinary training measures to extreme methods of recovery and everything in between is being utilized by athletes around the globe. Any little scrap of progress is important, no matter how infinitesimal it might seem to the average human.
There is no getting around the fact that Alexis Davis is a prohibitive underdog in the eyes of oddsmakers heading into her UFC 175 co-main event against Ronda Rousey this Saturday... more