Ray Longo, the striking coach of UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, is welcoming any and all challengers next for his prized pupil. Speaking on MMA Junkie Radio, Longo gushed about Weidman's recent UFC 175 win over Lyoto Machida and stated who he thinks is in the title mix at 185 pounds. I don’t care what happens. Chris Weidman is for real. He’s a great fighter. He’s going to be around for a long time, as long as he can stay injury free. Look, he got Lyoto Machida. (Quinton) ‘Rampage’ Jack more
The anticipated lightweight match-up between Josh Thomson and Michael Johnson has been discarded after Johnson withdrew with an injury. One of the most exciting contests on the UFC on FOX 12 fight card will no longer be taking place, as Michael Johnson withdrew from his feature fight against Josh Thomson with an undisclosed injury.
MMAJunkie.com was the first to report the news.
The UFC is still looking for a potential opponent for Thomson, who is coming off a controversial decision loss to form more
With Michael Johnson forced out of UFC on FOX 12, Bobby Green has agreed to step in on short notice and face Josh Thomson.Filed under: News, UFC more
He may possess some of the nastiest striking in all of MMA, but Edson Barboza continues to fail in fights that will truly boost him to the next level. How can he rebound against the sliding Evan Dunham at tomorrow night's (July 16, 2014) UFC Fight Night 45 from New Jersey? Read our fight preview to find out!
This Wednesday night (July 16, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweights Edson Barboza and Evan Dunham will meet in the co-main event of UFC Fight Night 45, airing live at 9 p. more
SAN JOSE – Robbie Lawler, Matt Brown, Anthony Johnson and Dennis Bermudez each earned $50,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC on FOX 12 event.Filed under: News, UFC more
Striking coach Henri Hooft saw something different in UFC matchmaker Joe Silva’s eyes when he walked into the octagon after Anthony Johnson’s 44-second knockout of Antonio Rogerio Nogueira at this past Saturday’s UFC on FOX 12 in San Jose, Calif. Filed under: (...) more
Two former world champions? Forced to surrender. Olympic silver medalist? Obliterated by a body shot. Here's why the queen of combat sports is tasked with facing credible challengers, but ultimately still in search of "the one."
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey will put her 135-pound title on the line when she takes on division number one contender Alexis Davis in the co-main event of UFC 175, which takes place on July 5, 2014, inside Mandalay Bay E more
Stone Cold Steve Austin, one of the legends of professional wrestling, appeared on the MMA Hour Monday afternoon and spoke on a multitude of topics, including his love of mixed martial arts and UFC 175. more
In the latest edition of Dana White's pre-event UFC video blogs, we take a backstage look as White, Michael Bisping, Cung Le, Roy Nelson and Mark Hunt embark on a media tour to New York and across Asia in advance of UFC 175 , which takes place on July 5, 2014 at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. more