Adding to an already hectic day of UFC news, Dana White gave fans even more to talk about as he announced that the UFC had finally signed hotshot striker Holly Holm to their women's bantamweight division. The UFC President announced the news on Twitter: Welcome to the UFC @_HOLLYHOLM pic.twitter.com/BxNVy8SYTR — Dana White (@danawhite) July 10, 2014 Holm's management team and the UFC have been in talks for months now, with negotiations getting heated on several occasions, in particular last year read news >>
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After enjoying a hectic, fight-filled weekend that included two UFC events in one day, we’re back to relative normalcy with just a single offering from the sport’s premier organisation, in the form of UFC Fight Night 42: Henderson vs. Khabilov. Saturday night’s card comes bearing many gifts. In the main event, we have Benson Henderson vs. Rustam Khabilov, which is sure to have title implications. In a fight that is bound to please, Diego Sanchez and Ross Pearson will square off in the co-main ev read news >>
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In the hectic world of mixed martial arts, things can get circus-like at times, and over the last three days, Wanderlei Silva has been taken to the center ring. After quarreling with Chael Sonnen on a variety of platforms for the better part of two years, everything appeared to be falling into place for the two rivals to settle their business inside the Octagon at UFC 175 on July 5. The UFC even tapped "The Axe Murderer" and the former two-divisional title challenger to take opposing coaching ro read news >>
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Road FC’s hectic 2014 schedule continues with another event this Saturday in the Road FC - Korea series. A Sol Kwon vs. Giovanni Diniz headlines the event. read news >>
There was plenty of drama in the house during Episode 5 of "TUF: The Smashes." Read on for the full episode recap. read news >>
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HOUSTON - UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been on quite the whirlwind adventure in the past 14 days.
After defeating Quinton "Rampage" Jackson, Jones was planning to take a
little vacation. Then came a challenge from Rashad Evans, which Jones
answered. Now, it's Lyoto Machida. No sweat, says "Bones."
"Obviously taking Lyoto on nine weeks has sped up a lot of things, but I
feel between every great challenge lies great reward," Jones today told
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It looks like the UFC finally ran out of options.
After a hectic pace of shuffling in light heavyweights to key UFC 133 matchups, UFC matchmaker Joe Silva was finally forced to admit defeat.
UFC officials today announced that Antonio Rogerio Nogueira's withdrawal from the Aug. 6 event has forced the cancellation of a planned co-feature contest with Rich Franklin.
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This past weekend was one overflowing with mixed martial arts, even excluding Saturday’s dueling Strikeforce and UFC events. read news >>