UFC officials recently announced four new additions to September’s UFC Fight Night 51 event in Brazil.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
September’s return to Japan, UFC Fight Night 52, will feature some local talent, officials today announced.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
A break to most people would be sipping on a Long Island Iced Tea on a beach somewhere and listening to the ocean waves crash against the shore—not Georges St-Pierre. The former UFC welterweight champ has reportedly been spending his “vacation” time beefing up. St-Pierre has steadily teased at a potential MMA return under the right circumstances. Despite spending time on the sidelines, he has remained true to his otherworldly work ethic.
According to MMAFighting’s Ariel Helwani, a beefier versio more
The World Series of Fighting beat its previous record television audience record by 38 percent on Saturday night when 365,000 watched a show with three title fights on NBC Sports Network. Two weeks away from its highest profile event, the World Series of Fighting destroyed its previous television viewing record with Saturday night's show with three title matches.The WSOF 10 show did 365,000 viewers on NBC Sports Network in competition with boxing on Showtime and Glory on Spike. The company's pre more
Take a look at the fighter salaries from the recent World Series of Fighting 10 card in Las Vegas.
The Nevada State Athletic Commission has released the salary payouts for last weekend's World Series of Fighting 10 card in the Hard Rock in Vegas. With three championship bouts on the card, you'd expect some bigger paydays than usual that was the case to a degree. Three fighters on the card topped $30,000, with the lowest paying being $1,000. David Branch led the way with 36k, with Jessica Aguilar more
MMAjunkie Radio airs tonight at a special time of 10 p.m. ET (7 p.m. PT) for a live blast from New Zealand with UFC Fight Night 43 fighters James Te Huna, Nate Marquardt, Soa Palelei, Vik Grujic, Neil Magny and Daniel Hooker.Filed under: News, UFC more
But just one from the main card...
World Series of Fighting (WSOF) 10: "Branch vs Taylor" took place last Saturday night (June 21, 2014) from inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the main card saw two new champions crowned, as David Branch became the promotion's first middleweight champion, while Rick Glenn upset Georgi Karakhanyan for the featherweight strap.
Of the lot, only Karakhanyan was issued a mandatory medical suspension.
That's according to Nevada State Athletic Co more
Every UFC fighter steps into the Octagon with the hope of elevating themselves to a UFC title shot. But what happens when there's a major roadblock in the way?
That's the situation in which guys like Junior dos Santos and Urijah Faber find themselves. The end result of fighting is always to push up the rankings, but for these guys, there's only so far they can go. The fighters on this list find themselves in a bit of limbo in that they can defeat nearly every contender thrown their way, but UFC more
Gods of War adds possibly the best defensive boxer of all time. Perhaps nobody embodies the famous boxing idiom coined by Muhammad Ali of "float like a butterfly, sting like a bee" than Pernell Whitaker. Able to float across the canvas and evade punches with amazing ease, Whitaker had the uncanny ability to suddenly sit on a cross and punish frustrated opponents. Hailed as one of, if not the, best defensive boxer ever, Whitaker combined work ethic, technical brilliance, and more than a bit of st more