If there were any lingering doubts in your mind that Jon Jones and Daniel Cormier might be putting on a show for the sole purpose of filling their pockets with your hard-earned cash, well, those fears should be firmly put to rest.
It was difficult to imagine the heat between the pair elevating any more after their Monday lobby brawl at the MGM Grand. But there were those who believed that Jones and Cormier staged the entire thing, possibly with the help of the UFC, in order to boost sales for Se read news >>
- 29 days ago
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UFC heavyweight Alistair Overeem suggested that Fabricio Werdum may edge Cain Velasquez in their title fight at UFC 180, and that he would be interested in re-matching the Brazilian for the heavyweight strap. UFC 180 will mark the UFC's inaugural trip to Mexico and will feature a heavyweight title fight between the division's champion Cain Velasquez and Brazilian contender Fabricio Werdum. The title fight headliner is a compelling and competitive contest that has fans and pundits mulling over th read news >>
Former UFC light-heavyweight champion Rashad Evans is interested in a potential move to WWE after his fighting career only if “got paid” a significant amount. Rashad Evans is open to a potential move to World Wrestling Entertainment if the money is right.
The former UFC light-heavyweight champion won't look to make the transition to professional wrestling anytime soon, but alluded to the possibility that he may consider that option once his fighting career is complete.
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After rumors emerged this week that former UFC light heavyweight champion Rashad Evans was interested in making a move to World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), 'Suga' clarifies the situation.
Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter indicated Wednesday that Evans had discussed the possible switch with pro wrestling officials over the July 4 holiday weekend in Las Vegas at the UFC Fan Expo. According to Meltzer, Evans' name has been on a short list of UFC fighters in talks to make the tra read news >>
Josh Barnett is not a fan of Antonio Silva, but still has no interest in fighting him.
Well-traveled heavyweight Josh Barnett is well-known for speaking his mind, and his recent interview on The MMA Hour with Ariel Helwani was no different. The former UFC champ discussed all sorts of things from his Metamoris 4 grappling match with Dean Lister to who he'd like to face in his next trip to the octagon. While he was very complimentary of Lister and expressed a desire to fight Junior dos Santos next read news >>
- 2 months ago
- 64 views
UFC middleweight C.B. Dollaway stated his interest in a potential fight with Tim Kennedy. With his financial troubles temporarily behind him, C.B. Dollaway expects his next fight to be against a fighter in the upper echelon of the UFC's middleweight division.
The middleweight fighter extended his winning streak to two wins last month in Berlin when he defeated GSP's training partner Francis Carmot via unanimous decision. The win also got him a Performance of the Night bonus, which added to his i read news >>
- 3 months ago
- 37 views
Sorry, fight fans, but when Chris Lytle turned the "Lights Out" on his MMA career, it was for good. Last week, reports surfaced that former Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight contender, Chris Lytle, was eyeing a potential boxing match against none other than current WBU cruiserweight champion, Roy Jones Jr.
Despite the fact that "Lights Out" wants to test his striking skills with one of the best to ever compete in the "sweet science," he isn't planning a full return to combat spor read news >>
- 3 months ago
- 56 views
Former UFC middleweight kingpin Anderson Silva discusses his recovery, and reveals his interest in making a comeback in early 2015. read news >>
- 3 months ago
- 62 views
Ever since Gina Carano expressed interest in returning to the Octagon after almost six years of absence, the news has generated a tremendous amount of buzz. Her announcement has sparked rumors regarding whom the mixed martial arts fighter-turned-action star would face upon her arrival to the UFC. There are those who believe, including UFC president Dana White, that Carano should receive an immediate title shot and face the current bantamweight champion. However, the former Strikeforce bantamweig read news >>
- 3 months ago
- 54 views
Both Donald Cerrone and Jim Miller expressed interest in a big-name opponent for their next appearance. They found it in each other.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Donald Cerrone, Jim Miller, UFC Fight Night 45 read news >>
- 4 months ago
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After 22 fights in the UFC, Melvin Guillard was unceremoniously released in late March after a dispirited loss to Michael Johnson in London. The man who at one point not so long ago was vying for his shot at the lightweight title is now searching for a new cage to call home.And it seems that the World Series of Fighting might be that place. WSOF Matchmaker/Vice President Ali Abdel-Aziz expressed fondness for Guillard and his fighting style on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour. He said that though read news >>