LAS VEGAS – Kevin Casey needed just 61 seconds to notch a win in his return to the UFC, using a devastating left hook to put “Bubba” Bush down before finishing him with elbows. Filed under: News, UFC more
A welterweight matchup between Yoshihiro Akiyama (13-5 MMA, 1-4 UFC) and Kyle Noke (20-7-1 MMA, 3-3 UFC) is in the works for UFC’s return to Japan. A Sherdog.com report of an Akiyama vs. Noke booking cited a UFC-produced promotional video of the matchup for the card. (...) more
Could this be "Sexyama's" swan song?
Yoshihiro Akiyama is expected to make his sexy return to the Octagon against Kyle Noke at the UFC Fight Night 52: "Hunt vs. Nelson" mixed martial arts (MMA) event on Fight Pass, which is scheduled for Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, on Sept. 20, 2014.
MMA Junkie confirmed the bout was under consideration; however, nothing is finalized at this time.
Akiyama (13-5, 2 NC) hasn't competed since a unanimous decision loss to Jake Shields at UFC 144, which to more
The co-main event of tonight's (Tues., July 16, 2014) UFC Fight Night 45: "Cerrone vs. Miller" event at the Revel Hotel Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, featured Brazilian banger Edson Barboza taking on the always tough Evan Dunham.
Well, until he gets kicked in the liver.
In fairness, anyone would buckle if they had to take an uncontested kick straight to the stomach the way Dunham did. What was interesting about it was it didn't appear to land clean, instead "skimming" Dunham's midsection more
Kyle McLachlan takes a look at the real winners and losers from UFC Fight Night 45: Cerrone Vs Miller.
Last nights card from Atlantic City looked like it could be a fun card on paper, but it exceeded expectations with a night of fun scraps and vicious knockouts.
With Patrick Wyman away on his honeymoon this feature is being shared among the Bloody Elbow staff. So without further ado, let's see who the won and lost in Atlantic City.
Donald Cerrone: 'Cowboy' claimed his fourth victory in e more
UFC 175 will go from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas this Saturday, July 5. The event is one of the year's most hotly anticipated shows, featuring a pair of title fights.
The main event of the evening pits incumbent middleweight titleholder Chris Weidman against the always dangerous Lyoto Machida. The matchup marks Weidman's first defense against an opponent other than the one he took the strap from (Anderson Silva).
In the co-main event of UFC 175, Ronda Rousey will look to improve more
LAS VEGAS - With a strange buzz at the Mandalay Bay Events center in the wake of the news that Stefan Struve had to pull out of his fight with Matt Mitrione after blacking out, Russell Doane and Marcus Brimage got the UFC 175 main card started.
In a tactical battle, Doane got a split decision in the end, winning on cards of 29-28, 28-29, and 30-27.
"We prepared to grind it out," said Doane, who improved to 14-3. "We knew that his defense was fantastic. A finish would have been great, but a win i more
MMA Fighting brings you UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida results. UFC 175 takes place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The event is headlined by a fight between UFC midldeweight champion Chris Weidman and Lyoto Machida. In the co-main event, UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey squares off against Alexis Davis.
It's nice to see the UFC back. Well, the UFC itself never left, I suppose, but a piece of it did. It's not gone forever (I hope), but it's certainly more infrequent. more
The co-main event of the UFC 175 fight card saw women’s bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey take on Canadian challenger Alexis Davis in a fight that would last a total of 16 seconds. One of the more anticipated fights on the UFC 175 PPV card was the women's bantamweight title fight between Ronda Rousey and Alexis Davis. Many expected Davis to put up a tough test for Rousey but that was far from the case, as the champ dominated the contest en route to her quickest title defence to date. The fight more