- 2 years ago
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The elbows that ended Alessio Sakara's night this past Saturday at UFC on FUEL TV 2 were proceeded by an utterance in his native language.
"I hit him with a real quick short elbow, and it hit him on the bone just above his right eye, and then my elbow sank into his eye," winner Brian Stann told MMAjunkie.com Radio.
"I heard him say something in Italian, then right when he was saying that in Italian, that's when I hit him twice, and he went out for a second."
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And UFC lightweight champion Anthony Pettis passes Cain Velasquez in the pound-for-pound rankings. The official Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) rankings have been updated following UFC Fight Night 58, which went down this past weekend (Sat. Dec. 20, 2014) in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Get full results here. Lyoto Machida jumped up one spot to claim the No. 3 position at middleweight over current No. 1 contender to the title, Vitor Belfort, after he sent C.B. Dollaway packing thanks to a thunderous read news >>
It appears the UFC’s February return to Brazil, its first scheduled trip there in 2015, has its main event – a bout between a former champ and a recent title challenger. Filed under: Featured, MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
- 9 days ago
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Tweet of the day honors belong to UFC commentator Joe Rogan as he explained why a bout against CM Punk will never happen. Everyone wants to know who CM Punk will be matched up during his MMA debut, and a couple of fans and fighters alike have suggested that UFC commentator Joe Rogan step in against him. Joe Lauzon tweeted about the match up, and the 47-year-old BJJ and Taekwondo black belt had the perfect reply. Here's why Joe Rogan vs. CM Punk will never happen according to the man himself: Can read news >>
The UFC’s final network-televised event of the year took place Saturday, and fans at Phoenix’s U.S. Airways Center had the opportunity to witness a historic UFC on FOX 13 main event. Check out some facts about the headliner and the rest of the card.Filed under: (...) read news >>
History was made at The Ultimate Fighter 20 Finale on Friday when the organization officially crowned the inaugural champion of its newest weight class: the women’s strawweight division. There were other milestones, though.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
PHOENIX -- Ben Saunders talks about his training camp before UFC on FOX 13, being disappointed with the outcome after Joe Riggs injured himself, not knowing that Riggs was hurt on the takedown, receiving support and motivation from the internet community, and more. read news >>
The UFC’s first 2015 trip to Brazil takes place on Sunday, Feb. 22, as the promotion makes it first visit to Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
UFC president Dana White explains the UFC-Reebok fighter uniform deal and breaks down the UFC 181 fight card. read news >>
A long-rumored UFC uniform program, now officially known as the UFC’s “athlete outfitting policy,” is finally a reality.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
Without question, a featherweight title fight between champion Jose Aldo and Conor McGregor would be not only the biggest bout that could be made in the division, but also one of the biggest at any weight class. An Aldo-McGregor tilt could fill a stadium in Brazil or Ireland. As for whether McGregor is actually the most worthy contender at 145 pounds at the moment? Well, that's a different story. The answer appears to be "The Answer." Frankie Edgar, the former lightweight champion and the only U read news >>
Check out the “Fight Motion” super-slow-motion highlights of the UFC’s most recent “Fight Night” event in Austin.Filed under: News, UFC, Videos read news >>
The UFC’s January return to Boston continues to take shape as a pair of New Englanders are set to meet in a featherweight bout. Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 57 event forced some small changes to the latest USA TODAY Sports/MMAjunkie MMA rankings, and main-event winner Frankie Edgar was the most notable mover.Filed under: Bellator, MMA Rankings, News, UFC, WSOF read news >>