Following a KO heavy fight card on Wednesday night in Atlantic City, six fighters have been medically suspended for an indefinite time period. The first of two UFC Fight Night cards this weekend featured an array of vicious knockouts and stoppages, which is evident in the post-fight medical report released by the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board.
The judges overseeing the event were given an easy night, as nine of the eleven fights on the UFC Fight Night: Atlantic City card ended within t more
Jon Jones may be on the cover of EA Sports UFC and the sport's pound-for-pound best fighter, but he's not even the most used fighter in the video game.
It's been a little over a month since EA Sports UFC was first released to the public, and a few days ago EA Sports put out a very interesting Infographic detailing some facts and figures based on how users are playing the game. One of the standout stats is Bruce Lee, who is the game's special unlockable character, is the most popular fighter chos more
For the stars of UFC 175, victory came at a cost. UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman, women's bantamweight titleholder Ronda Rousey, and bantamweight standout Urijah Faber all received potential six-month medical suspensions in the wake of Saturday night's pay-per-view event, according to information released to MMAFighting.com by the Nevada Athletic Commission.
Weidman fought hard 25 minutes against Lyoto Machida in night's headlining bout, and the wear and tear showed, as the New Yorker w more
TUF 19 middleweight winner Eddie Gordon highlighted a list of three fighters who received extended six-month medical suspensions in the wake of Sunday night's The Ultimate Fighter 19 Finale, according to information released to MMAFighting.com by the Nevada Athletic Commission.
Gordon, who defeated Dhiego Lima via first-round TKO in a main card bout, now requires his left shoulder to be cleared by a physician, or otherwise be forced to sit out until early January 2015.
Aside from Gordon, TUF 19 more
Jim Miller and Jessamyn Duke led a lengthy list of UFC Fight Night 45 fighters that were medically suspended following knockouts in eight of the 11 fights on the card. more
Not only did Jim Miller lose his bout against Donald Cerrone at UFC Fight Night "Cerrone vs. Miller" on Wednesday, but the hometown fighter will also not see action for at least 30 days. more
The too-good-to-be-true UFC 178 card took its first hit Wednesday evening, as light heavyweight title challenger Alexander Gustafsson was forced out of his main event against Jon Jones due to injury. The news comes via UFC.com's Thomas Gerbasi, who also reported that Daniel Cormier (15-0, 4-0 UFC) will step up in Gustafasson's place to face the champ. For fans, this is a bittersweet announcement. On one hand, the rematch between Jones and Gustafasson was one of the most anticipated bouts of the more
Mookie Alexander puts on his matchmaking cap for the main card fighters from last night's UFC on Fox 12.
UFC on Fox 12 was another great show in a month chock-full of tremendous cards and fights. Robbie Lawler and Matt Brown delivered on action (but not an emphatic finish as many had predicted), Bobby Green scored a division-shaking upset, while Dennis Bermudez and Anthony Johnson absolutely demolished their respective opponents. There were only 3 finishes on the card out of 12 fights, but there more
Doctor! Doctor! Gimme the news!
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) will be say goodbye to those fighters who competed at the UFC on FOX 12: "Lawler vs. Brown" mixed martial arts (MMA) event last Saturday night (July 26, 2014) inside SAP Center in San Jose, California.
At least until their physicians clear them to come back.
Chief among them is "Immortal" Matt Brown, who could face up to six months on the sidelines for his nasal fail. That's not nearly as bad as Hernani Per more