Lorenz Larkin said injuries could excuse him from Strikeforce's final card.
The middleweight today told MMAjunkie.com Radio he's accumulated all the bumps and bruises that come with four months of training.
Yet Larkin wouldn't think of bowing out like his opponent did. He said he needs to fight every five months, or he creates problems for his girlfriend and everyone else around.
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The UFC president fielded questions from the assembled media following the UFC 177 weigh-ins and the withdrawal of the headliner by former Bantamweight champ Renan Barao. read news >>
Every successive MMA fight card brings with it a plethora of possible scenarios, outcomes, and questions heading into the event that builds anticipation like no other. We here at MMAmania.com took a gander at UFC 178, and put together five burning questions heading into this weekend's mammoth pay-per-view event. Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to the pay-per-view (PPV) market this weekend (Sat., Sept. 27, 2014) for its first offering since the indubitably paltry UFC 177 event last month. read news >>
UFC Fight Night 52 is in the books! The results are as follows (h/t MMAJunkie.com): Mark Hunt def. Roy Nelson via knockout (punch) – Round 2, 3:00 Myles Jury def. Takanori Gomi via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:32 Yoshihiro Akiyama def. Amir Sadollah via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Miesha Tate def. Rin Nakai via unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, 30-27) Kiichi Kunimoto def. Richard Walsh via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 29-28) Kyoji Horiguchi def. Jon Delos Reyes via TKO (punches) – Ro read news >>
In a lengthy and oftentimes rambling video, MMA legend Wanderlei Silva on Friday announced his retirement from MMA – while offering up some big criticisms of the UFC.Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC, Videos read news >>
This week’s Twitter Mailbag answers questions on the heavyweight headliner for UFC Fight Night 52 in Tokyo, plus a look at Nick Diaz’s recent legal troubles and what it might mean for his showdown with Anderson Silva.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
If in UFC matchmaking timing is the next best thing to merit, then Matt Mitrione has got a possible opponent on his mind. Mitrione, fresh off his knockout victory over Derrick Lewis at UFC Fight Night 50 in Foxwoods, fancies testing himself against Andrei Arlovski next. UFC Tonight reported that Mitrione loves the idea of challenging himself against a name commodity like Arlovski, who himself is coming off an explosive knockout of Antonio Silva last weekend at UFC Fight Night 51 in Brazil. The 3 read news >>
Before every fight card, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans toggle between possible scenarios and what to expect days before it all unfolds in front of their eyes. Probable outcomes, distinguishable facts and head-scratching theories are all part of the mystique that surrounds the fights on any given night. We ask ourselves the same questions … and try to uncover different answers. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rolls out the red carpet in the wee hours of the night on its new digital network, read news >>
UFC Fight Night 51 has wrapped up, and the results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 51 Main Card Andrei Arlovski def. Antonio Silva by (T)KO in the first round. Gleison Tibau def. Piotr Hallman by split decision. Leonardo Santos def. Efrain Escudeo by unanimous decision. Santiago Ponzinibbio def. Wendell Oliveira by (T)KO in the first round. Iuri Alcantara def. Russell Doane by unanimous decision. Jessica Andrade def. Larissa Pacheco by submission in the first round. UFC Fight Night 51 Prelims Go read news >>
Before every fight card, mixed martial arts (MMA) fans toggle between possible scenarios and what to expect days before it all unfolds in front of their eyes. Probable outcomes, distinguishable facts and head-scratching theories are all part of the mystique that surrounds the fights on any given night. We ask ourselves the same questions … and try to uncover different answers. Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) invades Nilson Nelson Gymnasium in Brasilia, Brazil, this upcoming weekend (Sat. Se read news >>
UFC Fight Night 50 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 50 Main Card Ronaldo Souza def. Gegard Mousasi, submission (Round 3, 4:30) Ben Rothwell def. Alistair Overeem, TKO (Round 1, 2:19) Matt Mitrione def. Derrick Lewis, KO (Round 1, 0:41) Joe Lauzon def. Michael Chiesa, TKO (Round 2, 2:14) Nik Lentz vs. Charles Oliveira—Cancelled Prelims on Fox Sports 1 John Moraga def. Justin Scoggins, submission (Round 2, 0:47) Al Iaquinta def. Rodrigo Damm, TKO (Round 3, 2:41) Rafael read news >>