- 2 years ago
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Strikeforce's next scheduled card continues to be slammed with injuries.
The latest is Sara McMann, who has been forced out of a fight with Liz Carmouche. MMAWeekly.com first reported the news, which MMAjunkie.com subsequently confirmed with sources close to the event.
Strikeforce's next show is set for Nov. 3 in Oklahoma City, though the event now is without three major fights, including the main and co-main events, due to injury.
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) to Mexico City for UFC 180, headlined by a heavyweight title fight pitting Cain Velasquez against Fabricio Werdum, airing on pay-per-view (PPV) with "Prelims" bouts streaming live on FOX Sports 1 and the Fight Pass digital network. Event: UFC 180: "Velasquez vs. Werdum"Date: Sat., Nov. 15, 2014 on pay-per-view (PPV)Location: Arena Mexico in Mexico City, Mexico UFC 180 Main Event: 265 lbs.: UFC Heavyweight Cham read news >>
MEXICO CITY -- While Miesha Tate is content with her upcoming UFC 183 fight against Sara McMann, the former Olympic wrestler wasn't Tate's first choice. Rising Brazilian contender Bethe Correia, a striker who's made a name for herself calling out champion Ronda Rousey, asked for the Tate fight but was ultimately unable to accept it due to injury. And while Tate knows a win over McMann does more for her career than one over Correia, she isn't blind to the reality of McMann's unpopular style. "[Co read news >>
- 4 months ago
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More than 14 years have gone by since he first pretzled Renzo Gracie under the PRIDE FC banner, and this November in Long Beach, Japanese combat sports legend Kazushi Sakuraba will try to repeat that performance in the main event of Metamoris 5, which also features a stacked jiu-jitsu main card with a couple of UFC imports and one "secret match." Event: Metamoris 5: "Sakuraba vs. Gracie"Date: Sat., Nov. 22, 2014 at 5 p.m. ET via online pay-per-view (PPV)Location: Long Beach Convention Center in read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to Brazil for UFC Fight Night 56, headlined by a light heavyweight showdown pitting former 205-pound champion Mauricio "Shogun" Rua opposite top British banger Jimi "Poster Boy" Manuwa, streaming live on FOX Sports 1, as well as the promotion's new "Fight Pass" digital network. Event: UFC Fight Night 56: "Shogun vs. Manuwa"Date: Sat., Nov. 8, 2014 on FOX Sports 1Location: Ginasio Municipal Tancredo Neves read news >>
- 5 months ago
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After getting starched by Ronda Rousey earlier this year, Sara McMann will look to rebound against debuting knockout striker Lauren Murphy at this Saturday night's (August 16, 2014) UFC Fight Night 47 from Bangor, Maine. With the stakes high, how can each competitor pick a big win on the East Coast? Read our fight preview to find out! Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) women's bantamweights Sara McMann and Lauren Murphy will go to war at UFC Fight Night 47 this Saturday night (August 16, 2014) read news >>
- 6 months ago
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The UFC has added a female bout to the Fight Night card in Maine. Last seen in the Octagon in a title fight against bantamweight superstar Ronda Rousey in February, Sara McMann returns to action against UFC newcomer Lauren Murphy on Aug. 16, the promotion announced Thursday. McMann (7-1) looks to bounce back in the win column for the first time in her career after suffering a 66-second loss to Rousey at UFC 170. With a 1-1 record under the UFC banner, the Olympic silver medalist in wrestling hol read news >>
- 7 months ago
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In our latest event recap, we look at the winners and losers from this past weekend’s TUF Brazil 3 Finale card. The biggest disappointment, though, wasn’t even on the card.Filed under: Featured Videos, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
- 8 months ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is bringing its brand of mixed martial arts (MMA) back to "The Garden State" for UFC Fight Night 45, headlined by a lightweight bangfest pitting 155-pound "Cowboy" Donald Cerrone against hometown hero Jim Miller, airing on FOX Sports 1 with "Prelims" bouts streaming live on the promotion's new "Fight Pass" digital network. Event: UFC Fight Night 45: "Cerrone vs. Miller"Date: Saturday, July 16, 2014 on FOX Sports 1 & Fight PassLocation: Revel Resort & Casino i read news >>
- 9 months ago
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Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is capping off its latest season of its combat sports reality show this month in Quebec City. The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Nations" is headlined by a middleweight grudge match pitting Michael Bisping against Tim Kennedy and its live Finale features the latest match-ups below. Event: The Ultimate Fighter (TUF): "Nations" FinaleDate: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 on FOX Sports 1 & Fight PassLocation: Colisee Pepsi in Quebec City, Quebec, Canada Main Event: 185 lbs. read news >>
After losing opponent Sara McMann earlier this month and with a replacement unavailable, Sarah Kaufman has been pulled from next week's UFC Fight Night 27 lineup. read news >>
UFC Fight for the Troops 3 fight card rumors and start times for Nov. 6, 2013. read news >>
Tickets are on sale for Invicta FC 5, the latest show from the all-women's promotion Invicta Fighting Championship. Invicta officials on Monday announced tickets' availability for Invicta FC 5, which takes place April 5 at Ameristar Casino Hotel in Kansas City, Mo. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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Strikeforce's next show - also reportedly its final card - is official for Jan. 12, and tickets for the event go on sale next week.
"Strikeforce: Melendez vs. Healy," as first reported on Thursday by MMAjunkie.com, takes place at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City.
The main card features three title fights, plus Strikeforce heavyweight tournament winner Daniel Cormier.
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