It appears the Strikeforce import is not, in fact, "The Chosen One."
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender, Tyron Woodley, recently said mixed martial arts (MMA) fans were hoping to see him move on to fight Matt Brown after putting away Dong Hyun Kim last Saturday (Aug. 23, 2014) at UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, China.
Unfortunately, not everyone agrees.
That includes Brown, who told FOX Sports (via MMA Fighting) that he is more interested in a fight against former interim w read news >>
Fans waiting for the return of Chan Sung Jung are going to be waiting a little longer.
Any time you hear Chan Sung Jung and injury in the same sentence, it's bad news. MMA-in-Asia reports that the Korean Zombie has been pulled from his upcoming bout with Akira Corassani at UFC Fight Night Stockholm. Jung was planning to make his comeback after just over a year on the sidelines, following a shoulder dislocation at the hands of Jose Aldo in their title fight last year. Fortunately, it doesn't soun read news >>
Mixed martial arts fans collectively cheered on Saturday when UFC president Dana White yanked Howard Hughes as a judge, but they should be wary of such a power play. read news >>
Being one of the best mixed martial artists on the face of the planet probably gets you a ticket into the UFC. Being one of the best mixed martial artists on the face of the planet doesn't make you an automatic qualifier as a fan favorite, though. If Brock Lesnar and Tito Ortiz proved anything in their illustrious fighting careers, it was that no matter how dominant they could possibly be, they always managed to rub a good portion of the MMA community the wrong way. Lesnar was hated because of h read news >>
UFC president Dana White and UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey answered questions from fans Friday before UFC Fight Night 48. White discussed Alvarez signing, while Rousey talked about her new movie, breaking her mom's wrist in training and making a $5,000 bet with her coaches. read news >>
After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next. And with UFC Fight Night 49 in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put on a pair of Joe Silva’s (and Sean Shelby’s) shoes, and play UFC matchmaker.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Luckily for fans the co-main and main event of the latest UFC venture into Macau saved what was generally a poor card. But can those who weren't as impressive be put into fights that will force them to be exciting? Kyle McLachlan takes a look at who the main carders should be looking across the Octagon at next time out.
There were pretty high stakes right at the top of the card in Macau, Saturday August 23rd, but the rest of the card looked on paper like one of ONE FC's lesser bills.
Luckily the read news >>
After every event, fans wonder whom the winners will be matched up with next. And with UFC Fight Night 48 in the rearview mirror, it’s time to look forward, put on a pair of Joe Silva’s (and Sean Shelby’s) shoes, and play UFC matchmaker.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Another UFC double-header is done, and fans were, ahem, "treated" to 21 fights stretched out over 19 hours. It was a brutal day for the members of the MMA media who had to watch each and every fight, especially given how remarkably bad UFC Fight Night 48 was and how unnecessarily long Fight Night 49 was. As such, it's easy to label all the folks who spent their entire day watching fights, willingly or not, as the day's biggest losers.
Who is the biggest winner, though?
While it's easy to label R read news >>
Former longtime UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre says fight fans shouldn't expect him to strap on the gloves again unless the world's premiere mixed martial arts organization institutes independent drug testing. Rush vacated UFC gold, which he won back in April 2008, last December. He was only a few weeks removed from a razor-thin split-decision win over Johny Hendricks at UFC 167 in November. Now, in an e-mail interview with Bloody Elbow, the French-Canadian superstar has revealed th read news >>