MMA Fighting has the UFC Fight Night 49 fight card for the Henderson vs. Dos Anjos event Aug. 23 at the BOK Center in Tulsa, Okla.In the main event, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson squares off against Rafael dos Anjos. Mike Pyle faces Jordan Mein in the co-main event.Check out the UFC Fight Night 49 fight card below.Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 10 p.m. ET)Benson Henderson vs. Rafael dos AnjosMike Pyle vs. Jordan MeinFrancis Carmont vs. Thales LeitesMax Holloway vs. Clay CollardJam read news >>
UFC Fight Night 49 video: FOX Sports 1 analysts including Dominick Cruz, Brian Stann, and Josh Koscheck preview "Henderson vs. Dos Anjos" from inside the BOK Center on Aug. 23, 2014 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. read news >>
Veteran bantamweight Joe Soto finally got his wish: He’s headed to the UFC.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
On August 23, Jordan Mein will return to the Octagon and attempt to take one step closer to reaching his lofty potential by beating Mike Pyle impressively.
Mein is one of many young fighters who represent the next wave of talented MMA prospects. A Strikeforce veteran, Mein does have a good amount of experience for an up-and-comer, but he's still developing and has a good shot at turning into a serious welterweight contender soon.
As MMA has continued to grow in more and more countries, the pool read news >>
"Killa B" is back ... but is he better than ever?
Longtime mixed martial arts (MMA) veteran Ben Saunders has invoked the "UFC clause" on his TItan FC contract and will return to the Octagon to fight newcomer Chris Heatherly at the upcoming UFC Fight Night 49 mixed martial arts (MMA) event, which takes place on Aug. 23, 2014 inside BOK Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
UFC announced the contest earlier today.
Saunders (16-6-2) got his start on The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 6 and jumped out to a 3-0 start t read news >>
Last week, it was revealed that welterweight Ben Saunders had rejoined the Ultimate Fighting Championship. Now, “Killa B” has an opponent for his return. read news >>
Injuries to Demian Maia and Brandon Thatch have forced them from their August 23 bouts against Mike Pyle and Jordan Mein, respectively. read news >>
Brandon Thatch’s return to the Octagon will have to wait, as the welterweight prospect has withdrawn from a proposed matchup with Jordan Mein at UFC Fight Night on Aug. 23. read news >>
European mixed martial arts promotion Cage Warriors Fighting Championship has elected to move its Aug. 23 event from Stockholm to Amman, Jordan, on Aug. 22. read news >>
Watch Vitor Belfort's appearance in front of the Nevada Athletic Commission at a hearing on July 23 to apply for a fighting license in Las Vegas. read news >>
During today's (Weds., July 23, 2014) hearing with Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC), Vitor Belfort was granted a conditional license to fight, which will allow "The Phenom" to challenge Chris Weidman for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight title at UFC 181 on Dec. 6, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. This, after Belfort failed a drug test back in February due to staggering levels of testosterone. Of course, his road to the championship fight against "All American" won't be a cl read news >>