And she can thank the man in the black hat.
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight contender Miesha Tate has been keeping her eye on top lightweight slugger Donald Cerrone.
Stand down, Mr. Caraway.
"Cupcake" wanted to get a closer look at his representation, KHI Management Inc., owned by NASCAR driver Kevin Harvick. That's because "Cowboy" always seemed to get the best (or at least atypical) sponsors ahead of each fight. Turns out the feeling was mutual.
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The 12-bout lineup is set for next month's "UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson" event, but if you want to watch it live, prepare for some early-morning MMA. The event, which takes place Sept. 20 at Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan, streams entirely on UFC Fight Pass. read news >>
UFC Fight Night 52 looked to be a quick turnaround for Urijah Faber, but ultimately it may have been too quick. Faber suffered a rib injury midway through his July victory over Alex Caceres, and one month later, a slower than expected recovery ended up being the reason that the former WEC standout had to withdraw from his scheduled September 20th showdown against Masanori Kanehara in Japan.
"I agreed to the fight letting [the UFC] know that I wasn't healed yet," Faber revealed on Monday's editio read news >>
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What started as Urijah Faber vs. Norifumi Yamamoto has now become Alex Caceres vs. Masenori Kanehara, thanks to a pair of injuries to both "Kids."
That means a new bantamweight addition to 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, according to Sherdog.com.
Caceres (10-6) saw his five-fight winning streak come to a screechin read news >>
One of his recent opponents has replaced Urijah Faber at next month’s UFC Fight Night 52 event in Japan.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
An injury has forced Kyle Noke out of a planned UFC Fight Night 52 bout with welterweight Yoshihiro Akiyama.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Some of MMA’s most seminal fights have taken place on Katella Avenue in Orange County. The Honda Center, which sits three miles from Disneyland, was the venue for the UFC’s foray onto national broadcast television, when Junior dos Santos knocked out Cain Velasquez in 64 seconds to win the heavyweight belt on FOX. At UFC 157, Ronda Rousey both debuted the women’s bantamweight belt and defended it against Liz Carmouche. Not only did Rousey begin to transcend the fight game in Anaheim, but Carmouch read news >>
Urijah Faber will compete outside of America for the first time in his 39th MMA fight, and he will be welcoming a longtime MMA veteran to the Octagon.
Masanori Kanehara, a former Sengoku featherweight champion, has signed with the UFC and is set to make his Octagon debut against "The California Kid" at the UFC Fight Night 52 card in Saitama, Japan, on Sept. 20. FightSportAsia first reported the bout.
Kanehara (23-11-5) enters the UFC coming off a DQ loss in Japan, which snapped a six-fight winni read news >>
Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) bantamweight contender Urijah Faber will take on international veteran Masenori Kanehara 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, according to Fight Sport Asia (via FOX Sports).
It would have been Faber vs. Norifumi Yamamoto, but "Kid" was ruled ineligible following an injury.
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A bantamweight matchup between Urijah Faber and promotional newcomer Masenori Kanehara has been added to September’s UFC Fight Night 52 event in Japan.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
UFC Fight Night 52 has added 3 bouts, including a welterweight match up between Korean star Hyun Gyu Lim and Takenori Sato.
Hyun Gyu Lim finally has a return date, and the popular Korean slugger will be taking on Takenori Sato in hostile territory at UFC Fight Night 52. Although yet to be announced by the promotion, both parties have confirmed on social media that the Asian champs will indeed face off, with the former PXC champion competing against the former King of Pancrase when the UFC heads read news >>