A press conference announcing the full card is expected later this month.
Former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight contender Thiago Silva has finally found an opponent for his return to mixed martial arts (MMA), taking on Mike Hayes at the Fight Time 20 event on Aug. 29, 2014, inside War Memorial Auditorium in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
MMA Fighting brought word of the pending battle earlier today.
Silva (16-3, 2 NC) hasn't seen action since huffing and puffing his way past M more
Metamoris will not cut Chael Sonnen from its fourth event set for Aug. 9 in Los Angeles, according to the promotion’s president, which means the fighter’s grappling match with Andre Galvao will go on as planned.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more
UFC 176's headliner-less card already has done a significant amount of business at the box office, even if questions remain about the event’s pay-per-view viability.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
For the second time, the UFC has been forced to cancel a pay-per-view. UFC 176, set for Aug. 2 in Los Angeles, has been scrapped, the promotion announced Tuesday. Filed under: Featured, News, UFC more
Postponed, not canceled!
With Featherweight champion Jose Aldo hurt (details here) and women's Bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey unable to save another event (find out why), Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has "postponed" its next planned pay-per-view (PPV) show, UFC 176, which was scheduled for Staples Center in Los Angeles, Calif., on Aug. 2, 2014.
Kevin Iole passed along the obvious news via Twitter.com, revealing that Aldo will be re-booked to rematch Mendes most likely sometime in Oct more
The loss of UFC 176 in Los Angeles will be to UFC 177's gain a few hundred miles north in Sacramento. Bethe Correia vs. Shayna Baszler, which had been set for the now-canceled UFC 176, will move to UFC 177 on Aug. 30.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
Fresh off of signing undefeated mixed martial artist and 18-time world boxing champion Holly Holm, the UFC turns its attention to inking a deal with former Strikeforce champion Gina Carano. more
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – UFC Fight Night 45 takes place Wednesday, and you can watch a live video stream of the post-fight news conference at approximately 12:30 a.m. ET.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more
DUBLIN – UFC Fight Night 45 takes place Saturday at The O2 in Dublin. As usual, you can watch a live video stream of the post-fight news conference here on MMAjunkie at approximately 6:30 p.m. ET (3:30 p.m. PT).Filed under: News, UFC, Videos more