- 23 days ago
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Rob Hinds, an approved Association of Boxing Commissions referee and judge trainer, said the Nevada Athletic Commission inspectors in charge of in-ring activities should bear the brunt of the Yoel Romero-Tim Kennedy controversy. read news >>
The Swedish Mixed Martial Arts Federation (SMMAF) has issued a statement to explain why one fighter was denied and another approved for Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 53 event in Sweden.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
- 5 months ago
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Two fighters that were forced off TRT after the Nevada State Athletic Commission banned it were licensed by the state today. Dan Henderson and Chael Sonnen are free to compete in Nevada. The two fighters and pseudo-teammates had their futures brought into doubt when the Nevada State Athletic Commission banned the controversial Testosterone Replacement Therapy not long ago, but both men were licensed by the same commission today. Both received unanimous votes from the commission. Henderson (30-11 read news >>
- 6 months ago
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The Brazilian MMA athletic commission (CABMMA) on Tuesday announced that a total of 26 drug tests were performed for all fighters at UFC Fight Night 38, and the results came back negative.Filed under: News Tagged: C.B. Dollaway, Cezar Ferreira, Dan Henderson, Kenny Robertson, (...) read news >>
Wrestling has been reinstated for the 2020 Olympics. The International Olympic Committee approved the move on Sunday in Buenos Aires. read news >>
The Michigan House of Representatives Wednesday approved legislation that would regulate amateur mixed martial arts in the state. read news >>
The Swedish MMA Federation today announced that Alexander Gustafsson (15-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) has not been approved by Medical Committee to fight Mousasi (33-3-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) at Saturday's UFC on FUEL TV 9 event due to his facial cut. Read official statement below.
According to SMMAF regulations the competitors in a match shall be examined by the certified appointed match doctor prior to the match. The examination is always carried out the day before the match, this is to safeguard that a compe read news >>
Sweden will host a five-round mixed martial arts contest for the first time in the country’s history when Alexander Gustafsson faces Gegard Mousasi. read news >>
Swedish Alexander Gustafsson (15-1 MMA, 7-1 UFC) and former Strikeforce champion Gegard Mousasi (33-3-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) headlines April's UFC on FUEL TV 9 event in a five round fight that finally has been approved.
"However, it is important to remember that this decision does not mean that the overall match time for (all) MMA matches increases," said SMMAF President George Sallfeldt.
Earlier, at the time the bout between Gustafsson and Mousasi was announced, the Swedish MMA Federat read news >>
UFC CEO Lorenzo Fertitta was on hand Thursday as a New York State Senate Committee again overwhelmingly approved MMA, but will it finally become legal this year? read news >>
Alistair Overeem has been approved for his fight license in Nevada, making his bout with Antonio "Bigfoot" Silva at UFC 156 official. read news >>