A new flyweight and a new lightweight join the UFC ranks. Sanchez comes in as an injury replacement and Holtzman has been picked up after secure his release from XFC.
Two more fighters are making their way into the UFC, as it appears that Zuffa has opened the floodgates to new signings of late. This time around it's former XFC lightweight champion Scott Holtzman, and rising flyweight prospect Joby Sanchez. Sanchez has been tabbed as a short notice replacement for Tim Elliot against Wilson Reis a read news >>
TUF alum Sheldon Westcott had to bow out due to injury, and taking his UFC: Macau slot against Alberto Mina is newly signed Pancrase prospect Shinsho Anzai.
Long considered as one of the top prospects, Alberto Mina's debut with the big leagues has been long overdue. After being stuck in a lengthy contract dispute with Bellator that didn't even get him to compete with the promotion, the Hong Kong-based Brazilian was finally signed by the UFC and was supposed to compete last February.
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Muhammed Lawal has lost an opponent for next month’s Bellator 123 event, but a replacement bout is in the works.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rumors, News read news >>
An injury has forced Kyle Noke out of a planned UFC Fight Night 52 bout with welterweight Yoshihiro Akiyama.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Former three-time UFC title challenger Chael Sonnen is still supposed to headline Metamoris 4, an unsanctioned grappling event, on Saturday, but apparently he wanted to make sure promoter Ralek Gracie had a Plan B just in case. The American Gangster reached out to friend and former training partner Randy Couture about possibly filling in for him against Andre Galvao, according to a report from Sherdog. As of Tuesday, Metamoris officials told Sherdog.com that they still expect Sonnen to compete o read news >>
Stepping in as a late replacement, Bobby Green was looking to make a huge statement by defeating longtime vet Josh Thomson at last night's (Sat., July 26, 2014) UFC on FOX 12 event from "Punk's" hometown of San Jose, California. "King" capitalized with a little help from the judges, earning his brightest victory. Read our breakdown of his upset win below!
Last night (Sat., July 26, 2014) Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) lightweights Josh Thomson and Bobby Green faced off in the opening main read news >>
ATLANTIC CITY – Yosdenis Cedeno gave short-notice injury replacement Jerrod Sanders a rude welcome to the UFC.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
Injury has forced fan-favorite middleweight Tom Lawlor out of UFC Fight Night 46, and UFC officials are now seeking a replacement opponent for Ilir Latifi.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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Carlos Condit is still early in his recovery from major knee surgery, but with all that’s going on in the UFC welterweight division, he can’t help but yearn for a return to the octagon.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
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Bellator President Tim Danaher has also stepped down.
Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney has been removed by Viacom effective immediately, and today issued a statement on his "bittersweet" departure after eight years behind the controls. "It is with bittersweet emotions that I announce that I am leaving the company I founded. I have great pride in having turned my vision into reality, a thriving business with television distribution to over 140 countries around the world, a partnership wit read news >>
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Josh Burkman has been forced out of a planned trilogy bout with Jon Fitch, and World Series of Fighting officials are currently seeking a replacement opponent.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>