The subject of fighter pay in mixed martial arts has been an ongoing debate for several years. Recently retired UFC fighter John Cholish breaks down just what it costs to be a UFC fighter. read news >>
MMA's Great Debate Radio returns with a stacked show for Tuesday including UFC 160 fighters T.J. Grant and Mike Pyle, as well as recently retired UFC lightweight John Cholish. read news >>
John Cholish on Saturday announced his retirement from fighting... before he stepped into the Octagon to fight Gleison Tibau. read news >>
JARAGUA DO SUL, Brazil – After a three-fight stint in the UFC, lightweight John Cholish said he will retire following his loss to Gleison Tibau. But he also told MMAjunkie.com he believes lower-level fighters need better compensation. read news >>
JARAGUA DO SUL, Brazil – For seven or so minutes, it appeared Gleison Tibau was on his way to another slow, grinding victory in a bout with full-time commodities trader John Cholish. But when Cholish briefly exposed his jaw, Tibau's finishing instincts were spot-on. read news >>
UFC on FX 8 Play-by-Play: Gleison Tibau vs. John Cholish read news >>
John Cholish didn't want to be off for the past year. And when thinking about the injury that kept him down, one could hardly blame him. read news >>
MMAjunkie.com Radio kicks off at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) with UFC Hall of Famer Ken Shamrock and fight fan/chaplain Josh Boyd in studio. We also chat with UFC on FX 8 fighters Evan Dunham, Mike Rio, John Cholish, Roger Hollett, Chris Cariaso and Jeremy Larsen. read news >>
A lightweight bout between Gleison Tibau and John Cholish is the latest addition to May's UFC on FX 8 lineup. read news >>
Hard-hitting lightweight Jeremy Stephens will replace an injured John Cholish against Yves Edwards at UFC on Fox 5. read news >>
Yves Edwards needs a new opponent for next month's UFC on FOX 5 event.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed with event sources that his original opponent, lightweight John Cholish, was forced off the card with a groin injury.
Officials are now searching for a replacement for the Dec. 8 card, which takes place at Seattle's KeyArena.
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