After a few anxious days of waiting to see if the Nevada Athletic Commission would actually step in and prevent their match from happening, elite jiu-jitsu player Andre Galvao climbed onto the mat to square off against Chael Sonnen in the Metamoris 4 headliner on Saturday night at the Peterson Automotive Museum in Los Angeles. read news >>
It’s a new era for Bellator, and Douglas Lima is anxious to enter the cage as the welterweight champion.
The Brazilian striker, who won the vacant 170-pound title with a second-round victory over Rick Hawn in April, told MMAFighting.com he plans to return in action in October against the winner of Andrey Koreshkov vs. Adam McDonough tournament final, set to headline the Bellator 122 card on July 25.
"My next opponent will be the winner of this fight, and I think it’s going to be a good fight," L read news >>
SAN ANTONIO – Cub Swanson doesn’t sound anxious to wait another 11 months for his next fight.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort is getting anxious for his crack at championship gold, but he has a long road ahead of him before that happens, according to UFC President Dana White. At the UFC 172 post-fight media scrum, White explained that despite the fact that The Phenom was asking for Lyoto Machida's crack at Chris Weidman earlier in the week, the request is completely unrealistic since he's a long way from getting licensed by the Nevada State Athletic Commission, per Guilherme Cru read news >>
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Patricio Freire was frustrated he didn’t get his shot at the Bellator featherweight title yet, but he’s not the only tournament winner that can’t fight for the gold.
Magomedrasul Khasbulaev, affectionately known as 'Frodo', earned the right to fight for the championship after winning the eighth season of the featherweight tournament with wins over Mike Richman, Marlon Sandro and Fabricio Guerreiro in 2013, but he was grounded in Russia with visa issues and never returned to the United States.
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From Yahoo Sports: Middleweight contenders Tim Kennedy and Michael Bisping will settle their score in the Octagon in a five-round main event at The Ultimate Fighter Nations: Canada vs. Australia. In the meantime, they'll be trash-talking one another with blogs on Yahoo Sports. read news >>
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Mark Munoz has been on the sidelines since October, but he’s anxious for a top 10 opponent – ideally one who could help get him closer to rematch with UFC middleweight champion Chris Weidman.Filed under: Featured Videos, MMA Rumors, News, UFC, Videos Tagged: Chris (...) read news >>
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At just 26 years old and widely considered the greatest fighter on the planet, it's easy to forget Jon Jones is a relative neophyte to the sport of MMA. And it's scary to think what could lie ahead for "Bones" who says he's just getting started. read news >>
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Anderson Silva is anxious to reclaim his UFC middleweight title from Chris Weidman. In fact, the 38-year-old expects it to be just one of the nine remaining fights he plans to fulfill on his existing contract. read news >>
Anxious for an early look at next week's debut episode of "Fight Master," Bellator MMA's new reality show on Spike TV? read news >>
After turning down an opportunity to face Carlos Condit, Tarec Saffiedine has been chomping at the bit to receive a new assignment. Now that's he's got it, "Sponge" couldn't be happier. read news >>