After an action-packed UFC Fight Night 43 event over the weekend (Sat., June 28, 2014) in Auckland, New Zealand, plenty of fighters are still feeling the buzz; however, James Te Huna is likely suffering from the worst post-fight hangover after getting submitted by Nate Marquardt in round one, losing his third straight fight. Another weekend of fisticuffs has come and gone as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) once again double-dipped, staging two events on the same day (Sat., June 28, 2014) in more
After stumbling in the headliner on his home turf, James Te Huna is now going to have to sit on the sidelines for the better part of the next year before he can try and rebound. more
It hasn't been a good year for the Aussie slugger.
Things have gone from bad to worse for Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight James Te Huna.
Not long after he was submitted by Nate Marquardt at UFC Fight Night 43, which took place last month in New Zealand (results here), the Penrith power puncher revealed he's going under the knife to correct a torn rotator cuff, an injury similar to the one that forced surgery over six years ago.
From his conversation with Stuff (via MMA Weekly): more
James Te Huna revealed that he will be forced to remain on the sidelines until 2015 after undergoing shoulder surgery on Tuesday afternoon. James Te Huna's 2014 has gone from bad to worse, as it appears the New Zealand native will remain on the sidelines for the remainder of the year after undergoing shoulder surgery on Tuesday.
The middleweight competitor was slotted in the main event of the UFC's debut trip to New Zealand against Nate Marquardt last month. While the contest was supposed to be more
Mike Rhodes is injured, and according to a report, the UFC has brought back long time MMA vet Joe Riggs to step in.
In a signing that seems to be right out of left field, Globo reports that long time MMA vet Joe Riggs is returning to the UFC. According to the Brazilian site, Mike Rhodes has suffered an injury and 'Diesel' has been tapped to make a return as he steps in to face Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51: Bigfoot vs. Arlovski 2 this September.
Riggs has last fought at Bellator 106, taking more
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Following his FOTN win over Jeremy Stephens, Cub Swanson cemented his place as one of the UFC's top 3 featherweights in the latest rankings update.
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Hey look, some news about UFC drug testing ... that isn't bad.
UFC Fight Night 43 drug test results are in from Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC), which today (July 9, 2014) confirmed that select mixed martial arts (MMA) fighters tested for illegal/banned substances following the "Te Huna vs. Marquardt" fight card last month in New Zealand have all passed with flying colors.
Results from those battery of tests, which include performance enhancing drugs (PEDs) such as steroids and drugs of abu more
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