The last time Ivan Menjivar (Pictured) fought in the UFC, he was competing two weight divisions heavier than his current home at 135 pounds. Despite the disadvantage, though, “The Pride of El Salvador” went the distance against future UFC welterweight champion Matt Serra, who was fighting at 155 then. read news >>
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Ivan Menjivar will look for his fourth straight win in the UFC on Saturday when he takes on Mike Easton at UFC 148. read news >>
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Tito Ortiz thinks he has just one more fight left in his illustrious career, and he hopes it'll come against Forrest Griffin.
The former light-heavyweight champion and future UFC Hall of Famer joined MMAjunkie.com Radio on Friday night and confirmed that his next fight will be his last.
"I just turned 37 years old," he said. "I've been in the game for 15 years and competing only with the UFC. I know it's time for me to kind of hang 'em up."
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Mark Hominick didn’t beat Jose Aldo when they met in April at UFC 129, but he did go the distance with the UFC featherweight champion in what was a breakthrough performance. read news >>
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The fight card for the UFC's Toronto debut is filling rapidly, and
tickets for the highly anticipated event will soon be available.
Following today's "UFC Ultimate Insider" announcement confirming five
previously reported contest for "UFC 129: St-Pierre vs. Shields," UFC
brass confirmed two more fights: Ivan Menjivar vs. Charlie Valencia and
John Makdessi vs. Kyle Watson.
Additionally, UFC officials announced that tickets for UFC 129, which
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Ahead of his fight against Beslan Isaev at M-1 Challenge 54/ACB 12 in St. Petersburg, former UFC fighter Cody McKenzie delves into his issues with his former promotion. After enduring a turbulent tenure with the UFC, and a short stint in random regional shows thereafter, Cody McKenzie was very close to moving on from being a professional fighter. "I was actually close to retiring; I wasn't going to stop fighting completely as it is in my blood - who I am. But before M-1 I was going to focus on m read news >>
But, Alex Davis hopes to get the fight, if Diaz manages to defeat Rafael dos Anjos at UFC on FOX 13. Edson Barboza won his second straight fight inside the Octagon by outpointing Bobby Green at the UFC Fight Night 57: "Edgar vs. Swanson" event at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas, back on Nov. 22, 2014. Full video highlights here. It was a bout that only came together because Barboza's original opponent, Nate Diaz, turned the fight down, according to manager Alex Davis, though he provided read news >>
The UFC finishes its pay-per-view schedule for the year with a championship doubleheader at UFC 181. Go inside all the facts and figures for the card inside.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
HORSESHOE BAY, Texas – Bobby Green’s fighting career has never been better. Yet when he speaks, it almost seems as if his life has never been worse.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Paige VanZant hopes to make a career as a UFC flyweight after a short and sporadic tour of smaller MMA promotions. Filed under: MMAjunkie Radio, News, UFC read news >>
"It's been a couple weeks since it happened. My neck was kind of hurting and I kind of started taking it easy thinking it just needed a little bit of massage... and finally I had no activity in my triceps, so we figured we probably should get an MRI and I had a herniated disc that was putting pressure on my nerves going down to the arm. It is a pretty big injury. I really didn't want to cancel the fight.... I got a steroid epidural injection and it's taken a lot of the swelling down already. The read news >>
Leonard Garcia’s UFC comeback hopes are over, while Daniel Pineda might be due for a second chance.Filed under: AXS TV Fights, News read news >>
MEXICO CITY – UFC women’s bantamweight Miesha Tate thinks a fight with Sara McMann would be better for her resume, even if a fight with Bethe Correia would probably be a lot more fun.Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, MMA Rumors, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
The UFC bantamweight champion says he wants to fight the UFC featherweight champion, and makes his pick for a big 145-pound matchup next weekend. T.J. Dillashaw had a great 2014 and the bantamweight champ will be looking to have an even better 2015. After taking the belt off of Renan Barao in a huge upset and defending it against ultra-late replacement Joe Soto, he has established himself as the top 135-pounder in the world. Former champion Dominick Cruz might have something to say about that, b read news >>