Max Holloway will bounce back quickly.The featherweight, who scored a TKO win over Clay Collard last weekend in Tulsa, has replaced an injured Chan Sung Jung and will face Akira Corassani on Oct. 4 in Stockholm.Holloway (10-3) has won three straight fights.Corassani (12-4, 1 no-contest) has won three of his past five fights, but dropped his last outing via second-round TKO to Dustin Poirier at the TUF: Nations Finale on April 16.Gunnar Nelson will face Rick Story in a welterweight match in the m read news >>
And as far as title shots go, it would be kind of hard to deny "Pitbull" a chance at dethroning "Rowdy" with a win over the "Queen of Spades."
Bethe Correia has already defeated one of the "Four Horsewomen" by outpointing Jessamyn Duke at UFC 172 earlier this year. Now, she looks to go two-for-two when she battles Shayna Baszler this weekend (Sat. Aug. 30, 2014) at UFC 177 in Sacramento, California.
Since Marina Shafir is still trying to earn a spot on the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) ro read news >>
UFC middleweight contender Luke Rockhold discusses Michael Bisping's win over Cung Le, his trip to Asia and what's next for him. read news >>
One of the fastest wins of Rafael dos Anjos’ career was also the biggest. The Brazilian lightweight became the first man to knock out former UFC champion Ben Henderson at UFC Fight Night 49, and his coaches knew that a flying knee could get the job done.
"I trained that knee a lot in the locker room with master Rafael Cordeiro," dos Anjos told MMAFighting.com. "On my way to the Octagon, master Roberto Gordo told me ‘Rafael, do that knee because it’s working. Remember it, believe it.’"
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Tyron Woodley is already on to the next one.
Just days after his 61-second TKO win over Dong Hyun Kim in Macau, Woodley told MMAFighting.com that he's interested in fighting Matt Brown next, and he knows when he would like for it to happen, too.
"A fight against Matt Brown seems most interesting," he said. "Fans want it. He has a ton of heart and is tough as nails.
"Really looking at the landscape of the division, this fight stood out first. Granted it's one of the toughest fights, but it's a go read news >>
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And is so confident that he can defeat the British banger, he offered up his own fight purse, which "The Count" can claim just by surviving the first five minutes. Michael Bisping took the opportunity to call out Luke Rockhold shortly after dominating Cung Le this past weekend (Sat., Aug. 23, 2014) in the main event of UFC Fight Night 48 in Macau, China (video highlights).
Rockhold, who was in attendance, is ready to accept the challenge and put to rest all of their back-and-forth chatter.
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UFC welterweight Ben Saunders’ win at this past Saturday’s UFC Fight Night 49 event was the culmination of a yearlong roller coaster in his career. Filed under: Featured, Featured Videos, News, Radio Highlight, UFC, Videos read news >>
RIO DE JANEIRO -- Three years after his last MMA bout, Luciano Avezedo returned to competition with a win at Sunday’s Shooto Brazil 49 - Fight for BOPE 4 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The only man to beat Jose Aldo in a MMA bout, Azevedo (17-9-1), who submitted the UFC featherweight kingpin with a second-round rear-naked choke in 2005, scored a unanimous decision victory over Alejandro Solano (19-11-1).
The grappling expert came close to finishing Solano with punches in the first round, and spent m read news >>
Brian Ortega has apologized for a failed drug test that cost him his UFC-debut win at July’s UFC on FOX 12 event.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
The one thing eluding Kamal Shalorus in his MMA career is a championship in a major organization. If he can defeat Shinya Aoki at ONE FC: Reign of Champions, he can change that. read news >>