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Date: 4/18/2014 | Location: Mid-America Center, Council Bluffs, Iowa, United States
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TUF Nations Finale Dustin Poirier: Akira Corassani is going to be a highlight reel

Posted by system system 2 days ago from MMA Junkie

Dustin Poirier could also become the UFC's winningest fighter at 145 pounds if he's able to best Akira Corassani in the TUF Nations Finale's main-card opener. While the distinctions are a ni...

Tim Kennedy on Michael Bisping: 'I'm Going to Own Him in Every Way'

Posted by system system 2 days ago from Bleacher Report

Tim Kennedy's bravado and confidence has hit an all-time high ahead of his The Ultimate Fighter Nations Finale main event against the brash British middleweight standout Michael Bisping. A m...

Johny Bedford apologizes for going nuts after 'Brutal' headbutt dropped Rani Yahya in Abu Dhabi

Posted by system system 4 days ago from MMA Mania

Heat of the moment! Headbutts are back in the news again. Johnny Bedford thought he scored a "Brutal" knockout win over Rani Yahya on the Fight Pass "Prelims" portion of Friday's (April 11, ...

Georges St-Pierre on potential comeback: I’m going to get better; I’ll have two bionic knees

Posted by system system 5 days ago from Bloody Elbow

GSP spoke to The Canadian Press regarding his successful ACL surgery, as well as the upcoming rehabilitation process. Former UFC welterweight kingpin Georges St-Pierre is in high spirits fol...

Minotauro Nogueira Going To Try His Best To Submit Roy Nelson (UFC Abu Dhabi Video)

Posted by system system 6 days ago from MMA Weekly

Minotauro Nogueira says he's going to try his best to submit or finish Roy Nelson when the two meet in the UFC Fight Night Abu Dhabi main event on Friday.

Nick Diaz Adds to Nate’s UFC Rant: “I’m Not Going Backwards… I’d Rather Work at Wal-Mart”

Posted by system system 6 days ago from MMA Weekly

Shortly after Nate Diaz went on a rant about his UFC contract, older brother Nick reiterated his decision to retire, saying he'd rather work at Wal-Mart than fight for the money he was recen...

Alistair Overeem to undergo elbow surgery Wednesday

Posted by system system 7 days ago from MMA Fighting

Alistair Overeem is going under the knife for the very first time Wednesday morning. The UFC heavyweight will undergo surgery in Florida to correct a pinched nerve in his elbow, Overeem info...

UFC Fight Night 39 preview: Five burning questions going into 'Nogueira vs. Nelson' in Abu Dhabi

Posted by system system 9 days ago from MMA Mania

Before every fight card, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans toggle between possible scenarios and what to expect days before it all unfolds in front of their eyes. Probable outcomes, distinguisha...

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Gina Carano: “I’m Either Going to Do It Now, or I’m Going to Retire”

Posted by system system 12 days ago from MMA Weekly

Gina Carano said "now is the moment" to either make her return to fighting or retire for good. She'll sit down with UFC president Dana White next week to discuss the possibilities.

Chael Sonnen on Wanderlei Silva: 'He's Going to Claim He's Hurt'

Posted by system system 13 days ago from Bleacher Report

Wanderlei Silva’s fishy behavior has Chael Sonnen thinking the former Pride light heavyweight champ has already made plans to pull out of their scheduled May 31 bout in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Pe...

Chael Sonnen doubts Wanderlei Silva's motives: 'He's going to claim he's hurt'

Posted by system system 14 days ago from MMA Fighting

LAKE FOREST, Calif. -- The way Chael Sonnen sees it, something doesn't quite add up. Sonnen followed along as the drama unfolded over whether or not Wanderlei Silva would sign the bout agree...

Urijah Faber on UFC gold: 'We are going to continue getting those shots, and eventually get that belt'

Posted by system system 15 days ago from Bloody Elbow

In this interview with, Urijah Faber talks about his bouts against Renan Barao, TJ Dillashaw getting a title shot, and Team Alpha Male eventually holding UFC gold. Urijah Fab...

Bellator 114's Kendall Grove: 'Hang with crackheads, you're going to be a crackhead'

Posted by system system 21 days ago from MMA Junkie

MMA veteran Kendall Grove recently left Hawaii and spent his training camp for Friday’s Bellator 114 event at the famed Alliance MMA camp in San Diego. The reason, he said, is simple.Filed u...

Bellator champion Pat Curran: 'I'm going to beat the sh*t out of 'Pitbull' Freire'

Posted by system system 25 days ago from MMA Mania

New Bellator Featherweight champion, Pat Curran, was a guest on "Darce Side Radio" recently, speaking about his thrilling fifth-round victory over Daniel Straus at Bellator 112, battling dep...

SB Nation welterweight rankings: Ever-changing landscape in 2014

Posted by system system 25 days ago from MMA Fighting

Which do you prefer: The excellence of a dominant, long-time champion? Or a Wild West feel to a division, in which several worthy contenders are clawing their way up the ladder all at once, ...

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