Tickets for the UFC’s first event in Tulsa go on sale today, and $172 will get you cageside.Filed under: News, UFC more
Tickets for the UFC’s first event in Connecticut in nine years go on sale Wednesday.Filed under: News, UFC more
The shift from Bjorn Rebney to Scott Coker running the show at Bellator MMA is quickly beginning to bear fruit, as the promotion has signed Paul Daley and Melvin Manhoef. more
"The Spider" has no desire to complete a trilogy against the UFC middleweight champion but would accept a fight with Nick Diaz.
Anderson Silva still doesn't know how long is going it take for him step on the octagon again but the former UFC middleweight champion told Brazilian media that he is open to the possible fight between him and Nick Diaz. However, "The Spider" doesn't feel that he and Chris Weidman should fight each other one more time, as the current UFC 185-pound champion is 2-0 in the more
Anderson Silva will return to the Octagon in 2015, and he welcomes the idea of fighting Nick Diaz.
In a recent media scrum in Rio de Janeiro, Silva confirmed he won’t compete this year since he’s "not feeling safe to return (in 2014)," and a fight with Diaz, a former welterweight title contender who is currently retired, would be interesting.
"Well, if everybody is saying that it would be an interesting fight, what am I going to say?" Silva said. "It could be an interesting fight."
Silva sparred more
Accepting the bout was apparently the easy part. Getting his opponent to follow through on it seems to be the real challenge.Filed under: News, UFC more
Money remains the major hangup for the boys from Stockton, CA.
After UFC lightweight Myles Jury took to Twitter Sunday in an attempt to lure Nate Diaz back into action, the younger Diaz brother again responded only with gripes about his current contract with the promotion. .@NateDiaz209 I respect u a lot, BUT... I confirmed to fight you & have been waiting on you for a week. Are we getting after it or what?
— Myles Jury (@FuryJury) June 29, 2014 Bout my money #breakbread till then don't call ..
Covey leader calling Diaz ... talk to me Nate.
Let's do the limbo!
Surging Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweight prospect Myles Jury has been offered a fight against former division number one contender Nate Diaz, a 155-pound showdown he gladly accepts. But negotiating with Diaz, as Anthrax so eloquently puts it, is like clapping with one hand.
According to Fury, there hasn't been a peep from the 209. .@NateDiaz209 I respect u a lot, BUT... I confirmed to fight you & have been waiting more
UFC will be put on two events on the same day for the second time in its history this weekend, with "Fight Night" events in New Zealand and Texas, live on Fight Pass and FOX Sports 1, respectively. Take a look at the special fighters and fights from the day-night doubleheader who have the potential to haul in one or more of UFC's new performance-based bonuses.
For the second time in the promotion's history, Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will run two events in the span of one day, presenti more