Two last minute replacements have been found for injured fighters on the UFC's Halifax card this weekend. The injury bug can bite at any time. And for UFC Fight Night: MacDonald vs. Saffiedine, which takes place this Saturday, October 4th, it's bitten hard and fast. Eventually Louis Gaudinot, Aljamain Sterling, Rob Font, and a bout between Kailin Curran and Paige VanZant have all been removed from the card. The latest injuries, to Font and Gaudinot, are behind these most recent replacements. Fil read news >>
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When they're not taking on late replacements, the UFC has done a great job picking up the best young talent on the market. With all the chaff that the UFC has filled out their ranks with, it's easy to lose track of the real prospects. Of course, that's why we produce impressive and well researched content like Patrick Wyman's prospect reports. It's the no. 2 prospect on said report that we're talking about today, as reports are in that the UFC has signed one of the world's best up and coming mid read news >>
The Nevada State Athletic Commission will hold its next meeting on Friday, and officials plan to discuss potential replacements for the departing Keith Kizer.Filed under: News read news >>
VANCOUVER – With a spot open in the inaugural World Series of Fighting lightweight title bout next month, the stakes of Saturday’s WSOF 7 fight against Sabah Fadai just dramatically increased for Nick Newell.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, Only on (...) read news >>
Late replacements and last minute changes don't seem to bother Stefan Struve who made short work of Lavar Johnson ending the fight early in the first round.
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Prior to his addition to the Ultimate Fighting Championship, Alistair Overeem's alleged drug history has often overshadowed his in-cage success. When he retired Brock Lesnar in his UFC debut, many people felt that he was finally ready to prove that his name deserved to be... read news >>
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A series of injuries has resulted in some changes to next month's "Tachi Palace Fights 7: Deck the Halls" fight card, which streams live on MMAjunkie.com.
"The Ultimate Fighter 11" cast member and UFC/IFL vet Seth Baczynski, featherweight prospect Martin Sandoval and WEC/DREAM vet Jimmy Ambriz all now are part of the show.
TFP 7 takes place Dec. 2 at the Tachi Palace Hotel and Casino in Lemoore, Calif. MMAjunkie.com's live stream begins at 8:30 p.m. ET.
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Colleen Schneider and Liz Carmouche are waiting in the wings as potential replacements for the 135-pound, four-women tournament scheduled for Strikeforce Challengers 10 on Aug. 13 read news >>
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The replacements are coming in quick for injured fighters as MMAWeekly has now confirmed that Dan Miller will get the call to step in on short notice to face John Salter at UFC 118 in Boston after Phil Baroni was forced out of the fight with a collarbone injury... read news >>