Thiago Alves will have to sit on the sidelines again following a knee injury.Filed under: News, UFC more
Third time's the charm for Thiago Tavares?
The Brazilian veteran, who was forced to cancel his featherweight debut twice due to injuries, will attempt his first cut to 145 pounds on August 16, when he takes on Robbie Peralta at UFC Fight Night 47 in Bangor, Maine. UFC announced the match-up on Twitter.
Tavares (18-5-1) decided to drop down to 145 pounds following a quick submission victory over Justin Salas in November, in Brazil, but couldn’t compete against Zubaira Tukhugov and Tom Niinimaki i more
UFC Fight Night Auckland main event opponents Nate Marquardt and James Te Huna talk about their match-up and what they need to do to prevail Saturday night on UFC Fight Pass. more
MMAmania.com runs down the list of "Who's Hot" and "Who's Not" from UFC Fight Night 43, which took place earlier this morning (Sat., June 28, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the "Te Huna vs. Marquardt" event that aired online via "Fight Pass" from inside The Vector Arena in Auckland, New Zealand. Check it out below. One down, one to go.
Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) June double-header began with UFC Fight Night 43: "Te Huna vs. Marquardt," which took place earlier more
MMAmania.com runs down the list of "Who's Hot" and "Who's Not" from UFC Fight Night 44, which took place last night (Sat., June 28, 2014), nominating the biggest winners and losers from the "Swanson vs. Stephens" event that aired on FOX Sports 1 and online via "Fight Pass" from inside AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas. Check it out below.
It was a long weekend, but we survived it ... again.
UFC Fight Night 44: "Swanson vs. Stephens" was the second part of Ultimate Fighting Championship's (UFC) d more
For the third time in UFC history, the company completed two shows in one day from different locations Saturday, with the first card, UFC Fight Night 43, taking place in Auckland, New Zealand. The second card, UFC Fight Night 44, took place at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, and featured a heated main event bout between Cub Swanson and Jeremy Stephens.
The fourth-ranked Swanson outworked and outclassed the 11th-ranked Stephens in four of five rounds to capture his sixth consecutive win at 145 po more
Antonio Silva won’t waste any time getting back to work when his suspension wraps up – and he apparently will be doing it at home in a rematch against Andrei Arlovski.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC more
Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva won’t get what he was hoping for.
"Bigfoot" was campaigning for a heavyweight clash with Josh Barnett, but he will instead face another former UFC champion in Andrei Arlovski in the main event of the UFC Fight Night card in Brasilia, Brazil, on Sept. 13. MMAFighting.com confirmed the match-up with sources close to the situation following a report from Combate.
Silva and Arlovski fought for the first time in 2010 under the Strikeforce banner, and "Bigfoot" came out victori more
Antonio Silva got the best of Andrei Arlovski under the Strikeforce banner in 2010. “Bigfoot” will apparently get the chance to do the same on his home soil this September. more