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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Mark Hunt’s title hopes got back on track with a vicious knockout of Roy Nelson. Check out the video highlights from today’s UFC Fight Night 52 headliner.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
Former Strikeforce women's bantamweight champion Miesha Tate handed Rin Nakai her first career loss at UFC Fight Night 52: Hunt vs. Nelson in Japan on Saturday. read news >>
And standing in his way is the equally heavy-handed Roy Nelson, who would love nothing more than to get closer to his own title shot with a win over "Super Samoan" in his old stomping grounds. Mark Hunt recently announced that once he fulfills his remaining fights on his new Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) contract, he would retire from the sport of mixed martial arts (MMA). And when he finally does call it a day, he has no plans on coming back... as in ever. That's why "Super Samoan" recen read news >>
UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem discusses his recent loss to Ben Rothwell and what he expects of himself over the coming months. read news >>
A career in the fight business is one that comes with a fair amount of give and take. On one side of the scale, there is money and a notable amount of fame or public recognition that will hopefully yield other opportunities to make more of the prior, but on the opposite side, there are physical tolls where payments are required. Fighting is a gritty trade by nature, but it's hardly the bumps, bruises and abrasions suffered on fight night in the quest for glory that linger. Those wounds heal rath read news >>
BRASILIA, Brazil – Godofredo Pepey continues to deliver thrills inside the octagon. It took him a few minutes to find an opening, but when he did, he finished Dashon Johnson in highlight-reel fashion.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>