Nick Diaz no-showed UFC 183 open workouts. He also almost didn't make the actual fight. Diaz was not licensed to compete against Anderson Silva on Saturday night until the week of the fight, MMAFighting.com has learned. Diaz was not able to provide a clean drug sample to the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) until "days before" the bout, his coach Cesar Gracie said. NAC executive Bob Bennett confirmed the information Wednesday. Diaz then tested positive for marijuana metabolites in a post-fight d read news >>
UBERLANDIA, Brazil – Ovince Saint Preux isn’t looking at the top of the UFC light heavyweight division, at least yet.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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The Ultimate Fighter: A Champion Will Be Crowned premiere delivered a knockout blow for the UFC and FOX, more than doubling the viewership for last season's opener. read news >>
- 9 months ago
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LAS VEGAS – T.J. Dillashaw, Renan Barao and Mitch Clarke each earned $50,000 bonuses at Saturday’s UFC 173 event, and Dillashaw doubled up for $100,000.Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
- 11 months ago
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Dan Henderson doubled-up on fighter bonuses at UFC Fight Night 38 on Sunday in Brazil, earning a Performance bonus, as well as Fight of the Night honors. read news >>
LAS VEGAS – Ronda Rousey, Miesha Tate and Travis Browne each earned $75,000 bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s UFC 168 event, and Rousey doubled up with another $75,000.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Miesha Tate, Ronda Rousey, Travis Browne, UFC 168 read news >>
James Krause doubled-up on UFC 161 fighter bonuses, marking an impressive Octagon debut, even if it was on short notice. read news >>
- 2 years ago
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For the second time, a UFC on FUEL TV event's same-day replay outdrew its live broadcast.
But given the UFC's most recent installment, UFC on FUEL TV 6, and its early-morning start time, it's understandable.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed with industry sources that the Nov. 10 event, which aired live from Macau, drew 88,000 viewers for its initial airing (9 a.m. ET/6 a.m. PT).
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The UFC is pulling out all the stops for the Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen rematch and UFC 148. The latest addition to the promotional schedule is a second press conference.
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Despite facing stiff opposition from a stacked UFC 139 card,
ratings for this past weekend's Bellator 58 event increased dramatically
from the previous week and scored 269,000 viewers on
The mark ties October's Bellator 52 card for the highest overall ratings of the company's current fifth season.
MMAjunkie.com today confirmed the ratings
information with an industry source, who also said the viewership peaked
with 345,000 viewers.
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