Daniel Cormier is getting the title shot that he’s coveted for so long. The former Olympian will step in to face current light heavyweight champion, Jon Jones, at UFC 178.
Jones was set to face Alexander Gustafsson in a rematch of their 2013 bout, but the Swedish fighter was forced off of the card due to an injury. The UFC reported that Alexander suffered an injury to the meniscus in his right knee. This incident has created the opportunity for Cormier to step into the main event of the Septembe read news >>
As expected, Melvin Guillard’s big win at WSOF 10 has earned him a coveted title shot against champion Justin Gaethje. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, WSOF read news >>
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LAS VEGAS – Vitor Belfort may once have coveted a rematch with Anderson Silva, but he took no joy in seeing the former middleweight champ injured at UFC 168.Filed under: Featured Videos, MMA Rumors, News, Only on Junkie, UFC, Videos Tagged: Anderson Silva, UFC 168, (...) read news >>
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Dana White still would love to put one of those coveted superfights together. But for one of them – Georges St-Pierre vs. Anderson Silva – he may be past the point of believing it'll ever happen. read news >>
The ratings for the third Bellator show on Spike TV have been returned, and while the numbers are down slightly, the promotion still reached highs in one particularly strong category. read news >>
The flyweights have officially arrived and the numbers from the overnight ratings prove that people were definitely there in support. read news >>
Possibly the best fighter not in the UFC, Alvarez remains stuck between two MMA organizations. read news >>
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Not landing the coveted knockout finishing blow, Donald Cerrone was tactically masterful in his UFC on Fuel TV 3 win over Jeremy Stephens.
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The UFC has long coveted landing a show in China and it looks like they will achieve it in 2012. read news >>
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Two weeks before MMA moves front and center with the March 25 premier of “The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil” on Rede Globo, Anderson Silva has landed on the cover of VEJA, Brazil’s biggest magazine, as part of a feature story on the UFC middleweight champion and the growth of mixed martial arts in his homeland. read news >>
Gerald Harris could tour the small-show circuit, crack skulls while facing unknown opponents, and rack up a gaudy win streak.
But he knows such a scenario would do very little to get him back in the UFC or another major promotion.
Instead, he's excited about opportunities such as Friday's Legacy Fighting Championships 10 headliner, where - despite a smaller paycheck - he can fight on national TV against a tough, proven opponent.
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