MMA Fighting has UFC Fight Night 53 results for the Nelson vs. Story event at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden.In the main event, Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story will square off in a welterweight contest. Akira Corassani and Max Holloway meet in the co-main event.Check out the UFC Fight Night 53 results below.Main card (UFC Fight Pass at 3 p.m. ET)Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick StoryAkira Corassani vs. Max HollowayIlir Latifi vs. Jan BlachowiczNiklas Backstrom vs. Mike WilkinsonUndercard (UFC read news >>
MMA Fighting has the UFC Fight Night 53 fight card for the Nelson vs. Story fight card for the Oct. 4 event at the Ericsson Globe Arena in Stockholm, Sweden.In the main event, Gunnar Nelson will square off against Rick Story in a welterweight contest. Max Holloway faces Akira Corassani in a featherweight fight in the co-main event.Check out the UFC Fight Night 53 fight card below.Main card (UFC Fight Pass at 3 p.m. ET)Gunnar Nelson vs. Rick StoryAkira Corassani vs. Max HollowayIlir Latifi vs. Ja read news >>
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Undefeated UFC heavyweight contender Matt Mitrione will soon face the stiffest test of his young career when he meets Check
Kongo at October's UFC 137 event in Las Vegas.
But Mitrione, a former professional football player and the man who
booted Kevin "Kimbo Slice" Ferguson from the octagon, isn't intimidated
in the least.
In fact, Mitrione said challenges like Kongo are exactly what drew him to
the sport in the first place. A win here, Mitrione says, would provide
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Nate Marquardt’s unexpected, last-minute withdrawal from a scheduled main event against Rick Story leaves two heavyweights in the spotlight.
Patrick Barry (Pictured, File Photo) tipped the scales at 243 pounds for his matchup with French kickboxer Cheick Kongo (234.4) read news >>
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PITTSBURGH - As far as MMA heavyweights go, hard-hitting Christian Morecraft is a big one.
But compared to the guys who formerly tried to take his head off, Matt Mitrione said the 265-pound Morecraft actually is on the small side.
So as the NFL vet prepares for his main-card bout at Sunday's UFC on Versus 4 event, he's paying little attention to the weapons that made many of Morecraft's former opponents shudder in fear.
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Top Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) strawweight and The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 20 star Aisling Daly used to "beat up" Conor McGregor and Cathal Pendred back when they were new to mixed martial arts (MMA). read news >>
MMA Fighting's Esther Lin is on the scene during UFC Fight Night 57 on Saturday night in Austin, Texas. read news >>
MMA Fighting has the UFC Fight Night 57 results for the Edgar vs. Swanson event at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas on Saturday nightIn the main event, Frankie Edgar will square off against Cub Swanson in a key featherweight contest. Bobby Green faces Edson Barboza in the co-main event.Check out the UFC Fight Night 57 results below.Main card (FOX Sports 1 at 10 p.m. ET)Frankie Edgar vs. Cub SwansonBobby Green vs. Edson BarbozaBrad Pickett vs. Chico camusJared Rosholt vs. Oleksiy OliynykJo read news >>
MMA Fighting's Esther Lin was on the scene at Friday's UFC Fight Night 57 weigh-ins Friday evening. read news >>
MMA Fighting's E. Casey Leydon catches up with Kailin Curran before her UFC debut against Paige VanZant at UFC Fight Night 57 this Saturday night. Find out what drove Curran to fighting, what makes her nervous before a fight, and much more above. read news >>
MMA Fighting's Cynthia Vance was on the scene for all the top UFC stars hitting the red carpet before 'The Time is Now' press conference Monday evening in Las Vegas. read news >>