- 6 years ago
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FiveOuncesOfPain.com has learned from a representative at the American Kickboxing Academy that middleweight prospect Matt Major is not involved with the upcoming seventh season of “The Ultimate Fighter.” read news >>
The Ultimate Fighter season 20 opened up with a major upset right out of the gate. No. 14-seed Randa Markos defeated No. 3-seed Tecia Torres by decision. It was an instant jump-start to the season, which will crown the first-ever UFC strawweight champion. Unlike past seasons, the tournament schedule is set by virtue of seeding the cast. The second episode will feature No. 2-seed Joanne Calderwood taking on No. 15-seed Emily Kagan. Bleacher Report will have complete coverage of the episode and th read news >>
- 12 days ago
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The Ultimate Fighter returned for its 20th season on Wednesday evening, and it may be the most anticipated season since the show first aired. After 19 seasons, a new division will be implemented through the show, and a champion will be crowned at its finale. The UFC brought in eight of Invicta FC’s strawweight division fighters for the show—including champion Carla Esparza—and did open workouts to select the other eight cast members. The season began with a bang, as a new format was announced fo read news >>
- 3 months ago
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Tonight, Matt Van Buren takes on Chris Fields in the final light heavyweight battle before the semifinals. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is back with episode nine of The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) 19, coached by featherweight rivals Frankie Edgar and BJ Penn. The action gets underway a little later this evening (Weds., June 11, 2014) at 10 p.m. ET on FOX Sports 1. Click here if you missed last week's episode, which featured Mike King falling to Eddie Gordon by unanimous decision. Here's where read news >>
- 6 months ago
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“Ultimate Fighter 16” runner-up Mike Ricci wasted no time in dispatching veteran Jorge Gurgel at Titan Fighting Championship 27, pounding out the veteran in the first round of their lightweight main event from Memorial Hall in Kansas City, Kan. read news >>
Check out the video highlights as Brendan Schaub choked out his old "Ultimate Fighter 10" housemate Matt Mitrione on the main card at UFC 165. read news >>
The Ultimate Fighting Championship has suspended heavyweight Matt Mitrione due to the fighter’s recent comments about transgender fighter Fallon Fox. read news >>
After nearly five years with the UFC, "The Ultimate Fighter 7" cast member Matt Riddle has found a new home. read news >>
Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione spent six weeks under the same Sin City roof in 2009 as part of the cast for Season 10 of “The Ultimate Fighter,” but their paths never crossed inside the Octagon. Thanks to an injury to Shane Carwin, that will soon change. read news >>
Leave it to a veteran of "The Ultimate Fighter" to step up for fill-in duties for the show's next live finale.
Following Wednesday's loss of headliner and head coach Shane Carwin due to a knee injury, "TUF 10" vet Matt Mitrione has stepped in as his replacement.
He now meets Roy Nelson next month in the headliner of The Ultimate Fighter 16 Finale.
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