For the first time since 2012, Las Vegas’ Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will host a UFC event. MMAjunkie today learned the Sin City property will host The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale, which features the first women’s strawweight title fight in UFC history. UFC (...) read news >>
The Ultimate Fighting Championship on Aug. 12 announced that light heavyweight champion Jon Jones had suffered an injury in training and would not defend his title against Daniel Cormier at UFC 178. read news >>
Fight Fans Iconici Radio MMA broadcasted LIVE Saturday at 2:00pm MST with hosts Syndee and Poetrynmotion talking about the latest ufc news, weekly MMA news and MMA rumors this week. UFC Elizabeth Phillips joined them to talk about her MMA career and upcoming fight.Elizabeth Phillips will be stepping back into the octagon August 23rd at UFC Fight Night against Milana Dudieva. Elizabeth is coming off her first pro loss, which was split decision at UFC 174 after riding a four fight win streak. She read news >>
Fresh off a head-kick knockout of Lewis Gonzalez at WSOF 12, lightweight Luis Palomino seems poised for a title shot. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, WSOF read news >>
Daniel Cormier appeared on Fox Sports 1's America's Pregame Show on Aug. 12 shortly after the news broke that Jon Jones has been forced out of UFC 178 with a leg injury. DC responded to the news. read news >>
The Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) handed down medical suspensions to six fighters in the aftermath of WSOF 12, including a 45-day sentence to lightweight headliner Lewis Gonzalez.
Gonzalez, who suffered a brutal first-round knockout loss to Luis Palomino in Saturday night's main event, will be held out until September 24th due to lacerations the 26-year-old sustained on his scalp and right eyelid during the contest.
In addition to Gonzalez, five other competitors received medical suspensions read news >>
WSOF 12: "Palomino vs. Gonzalez" took place this past weekend (Sat., Aug. 9, 2014) from Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada, and the fighter paychecks have all been dished out. Here is a complete list of the payouts and salaries for the NBC Sports Network event. World Series of Fighting (WSOF) promoted its twelfth event this past Saturday (Aug. 9, 2014), as WSOF 12: "Palomino vs. Gonzalez" took place at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the medical suspensions stemming from the World Series of Fighting 12 event on Monday. Two fighters face a potential six-month suspension read news >>
The Nevada State Athletic Commission released the fighter earnings from World Series of Fighting 12 on Monday, which took place at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas on Aug. 9. read news >>
Nevada Athletic Commission officials released the payroll for WSOF 12 on Monday, and it was veteran middleweight Elvis Mutapcic who led the earnings list.
Mutapcic pocketed $20,000 for his unanimous decision victory over Kelvin Tiller ($5,000), which took place on the night's main card and aired live on NBC Sports Network.
Aside from Mutapcic, only two other fighters who competed at WSOF 12 took home five-figure paydays. Luis Palomino pocketed $18,000 for his main event knockout of Lewis Gonzale read news >>
Main-card victor Elvis Mutapcic ($20,000) was the top earner at this past weekend’s WSOF 12 event, a few grand ahead of main-event winner Luis Palomino ($18,000).Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>