Get excited this weekend! UFC 177 is coming your way on pay-per-view, so get ready to shell out some hard-earned dough to watch a title fight and other fun scraps.
OK, enough being Mr. Happy. Let's face it: UFC 177 is not that good. In fact, it should be a tax write-off.
However, if you are like me and have an addiction to MMA that cannot be cured by a 12-step program, you will be tuning in. The fights will in fact be good bouts and excite you, should you choose to choose to watch.
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You can't tell from Saturday's UFC 177, but there was a time every pay-per-view was an event. Even as cable television took the Octagon into America's living rooms, the sport was built around these monthly UFC extravaganzas, rightfully and proudly proclaimed "the Super Bowl of mixed martial arts." This weekend's show would barely be recognizable to a fan from 2010, let alone 2005. Once populated by known commodities up and down the card, a bragging point when comparing the sport to prehistoric o read news >>
UFC 177 heads to Team Alpha Male country on Saturday. The Sleep Train Arena in Sacramento, California, plays host to the next UFC event.
Team Alpha Male member and UFC bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw defends the title against Renan Barao in the main event.
Dillashaw won the belt from Barao back in May at UFC 173. It was one of the biggest title upsets since Matt Serra defeated Georges St-Pierre. Due to Barao's dominance prior to the fight, the UFC awarded him an immediate rematch.
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The UFC returns to pay-per-view this weekend with UFC 177. Live from Sacramento, California, the card boasts a title fight in the main event slot between TJ Dillashaw and Renan Barao. The card in general is full of prospects, which corresponds with its lack of star power. It's a reason why fans are not jumping at the opportunity to cough up money for the event.
That said, this is all about the prelims. I had a fantastic weekend with the double header, as Macau and Tulsa provided me with an aweso read news >>
The rematch between former UFC bantamweight champion Renan Barao and reigning 135-pound king T.J. Dillashaw is one of the most highly anticipated fights of the year. It headlines UFC 177 on Saturday from Dillashaw's hometown of Sacramento, California, so fans should expect a raucous crowd on hand at the Sleep Train Arena.
In the first fight, Dillshaw executed a perfect game plan centered around lateral movement and effective and accurate striking. Dillashaw connected on 140 of 309 significant st read news >>
The UFC’s next Fight Night card goes down on September 5 at Foxwoods Casino in Ledyard, Connecticut, and has the potential to be 2014’s best fight card on free TV. A middleweight battle between Gegard Mousasi and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza headlines the event, and Alistair Overeem will take on the returning “Big” Ben Rothwell in the co-main event.
It’s no coincidence that the UFC chose this particular event to showcase so many great matchups. Just up the road at Mohegan Sun Arena, Bellator MMA will read news >>
Olympic gold medalist Henry Cejudo makes his debut, and fan favorite Lorenz Larkin spice up the undercard for a PPV that desperately needs it at UFC 177. Back to the grind. What are the chances Dana White pulls a judge from his duties on American soil? Slim. Especially since even Dana has admitted to he went over the line.
Still, relieving a judge of his/her duties is not like punching a guy who just elbowed you in the back of the head or something. It requires foresight, and cunning. Dana didn' read news >>
Check out the “Fight Motion” super-slow-motion highlights, including five stoppages on the main card, from this past weekend’s UFC Fight Night 49 event.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) to Mexico City for UFC 180, headlined by a heavyweight title fight pitting Cain Velasquez against Fabricio Werdum, airing on pay-per-view (PPV) with "Prelims" bouts streaming live on FOX Sports 1 and the Fight Pass digital network.
Event: UFC 180: "Velasquez vs. Werdum"Date: Sat., Nov. 15, 2014 on pay-per-view (PPV)Location: Arena Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico
UFC 180 Main Event:
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Benson Henderson had proven to be a reliable drawing card for UFC on both FOX, and most recently, FS 1. But just as his success in the lightweight ranks ran into a brick wall like fist of Rafael dos Anjos on Saturday night, so did his main event drawing power.Saturday's FS 1 show averaged 689,000 viewers, the third-lowest for a Saturday night Fight Night to date on the station. What made the number more surprising was when Henderson scored one of his most impressive wins of his career, when he d read news >>
The UFC's return to Austiin has gained a pair of interesting fights.
Joseph Benavidez will meet Dustin Ortiz in a battle of flyweight contenders and a women's strawweight bout between Paige Van Zant and Kailin Curran has been moved to the Nov. 19 UFC Fight Night card, the company announced on Tuesday.
Benavidez (20-4), a Team Alpha Male fighter, has won four out of his past five bouts. The only loss in that stretch was a knockout to champion Demetrious Johnson in December. Benavidez rebounded fr read news >>