- 2 years ago
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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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- 3 months ago
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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 >>
At its core, the lawsuit filed by Cung Le, Jon Fitch and Nate Quarry, against the UFC, is a matter of deciding where the line stands between being an industry leader and dominant force in their sport, and what constitutes anti-competitive business practices. The class-action antitrust lawsuit filed on Tuesday in federal court in San Jose, Calif., seems to come down to a line of what constitutes building a strong business, and what constitutes attempting to crush opposition, which can be argued a read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is set to close out 2014 with a bang as it brings the Octagon to Brazil for the seventh time this year on Saturday night (Dec. 20, 2014), with an enthralling UFC Fight Night 58 event featuring former UFC light heavyweight champion Lyoto Machida taking on rising middleweight contender CB Dollaway. As with every fight card, UFC Fight Night 58 brings with it a bevy of possible scenarios, outcomes, and questions that builds anticipation unlike anything else, so w read news >>
UFC on Fox 13 and The Ultimate Fighter Season 20 Finale are in the books. The results are as follows: The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale Fight Card UFC Women's Strawweight Championship: Carla Esparza def. Rose Namajunas via submission (rear-naked choke) at 1:26 of the third round Charles Oliveira def. Jeremy Stephens by unanimous decision (30-27, 29-28, 29-28) KJ Noons and Daron Cruickshank go to a no-contest (accidental eye poke) Yancy Medeiros def. Joe Proctor via submission (guillotine) at 4:37 o read news >>
WSOF welterweight champ Rousimar Palhares understands that title challenger and fellow UFC vet Jon Fitch was angry at him, but he is ready to make amends.Filed under: News, WSOF read news >>
Most questions regarding whether fighters will benefit from UFC's landmark six-year contract with Reebok can't be answered until the deal is in play and fighters can make comparisons. But what appears to almost be a sure thing, is that Bellator, and its top fighters, will benefit by suddenly being the best option for the displaced UFC sponsorship dollars. It's way too early to know the ramifications of UFC's deal with Reebok. The deal announced on Tuesday essentially eliminates all other sponsor read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) makes its first trip to Arizona this Saturday (Dec. 13, 2014) with an electrifying FOX card featuring the return of the former UFC heavyweight champion Junior Dos Santos. With a stacked mixed martial arts (MMA) event set to go down in Phoenix, UFC on FOX 13 brings with it a bevy of possible scenarios, outcomes, and questions that builds anticipation unlike anything else. We here at MMAmania.com took a gander at the fight card, and put together five burning qu read news >>
UFC 181 is in the books. The results are as follows: Main Card Robbie Lawler def. Johny Hendricks by split decision (Lawler named new UFC welterweight champion) Anthony Pettis def. Gilbert Melendez by submission (guillotine choke), 1:53, Rd. 2 (Pettis retains UFC Lightweight Championship) Travis Browne def. Brendan Schaub by TKO, 4:40, Rd. 1 Todd Duffee def. Anthony Hamilton by KO, 0:33, Rd. 1 Tony Ferguson def. Abel Trujillo by submission (rear-naked choke), 4:19, Rd. 2 Preliminary Card Urijah read news >>
At the UFC 181 Q&A, UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw will answer questions from fans Friday afternoon. The video above will begin at 5 p.m. ET. read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to the pay-per-view (PPV) market this Saturday (Dec. 6, 2014) with an outstanding UFC 181 card featuring two title fights in the welterweight and lightweight divisions. With a stacked mixed martial arts (MMA) event set for Las Vegas, UFC 181 brings with it a bevy of possible scenarios, outcomes, and questions that builds anticipation unlike anything else. We here at MMAmania.com took a gander at the PPV fight card, and put together five burning questi read news >>
UFC Fight Night 57 is in the books. The results are as follows: UFC Fight Night 57 Main Card Frankie Edgar def. Cub Swanson, submission (Round 5, 4:56) Edson Barboza def. Bobby Green, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Chico Camus def. Brad Pickett, split decision (29-28, 30-27, 29-28) Alexey Oliynyk def. Jared Rosholt, knockout (Round 1, 3:21) Joseph Benavidez def. Dustin Ortiz, unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27) Matt Wiman def. Isaac Vallie-Flagg, unanimous decision (29-28, 30-27, read news >>
Holly Holm's withdrawal from UFC 181 was a definite hit against the card, but the UFC scooped up another interesting prospect to replace her in former Championship Fighting Alliance women's featherweight champion Ashlee Evans-Smith. Evans-Smith will step in and face The Ultimate Fighter Season 18 alumnus Raquel Pennington. The news was first reported by MMAJunkie.com. Evans-Smith, who comes from a wrestling base, owns a 3-0 professional record with two TKO victories. She is best known for her 20 read news >>
Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) returns to the "Lone Star State" this Saturday (Nov. 22, 2014) with an intriguing UFC Fight Night 57 card featuring a mammoth featherweight showdown between top contenders Cub Swanson and Frankie Edgar. As with every mixed martial arts (MMA) fight card, the event brings with it a plethora of possible scenarios, outcomes, and questions heading in that builds anticipation unlike anything else. We here at MMAmania.com took a gander at the UFC Fight Night 57 card read news >>