Henry Cejudo joins the growing lists of UFC competitors who are looking to add a title belt to their mantle that includes an Olympic medal. Scott Jorgensen will welcome Cejudo into the Octagon at UFC 177 and attempt to be the first man to add a blemish to the 27-year-old's career. MMA fans should be interested in the debuting combatant who has the opportunity to add some excitement to the still-growing flyweight division. In 2008 Henry Cejudo earned himself an Olympic gold medal in freestyle wre read news >>
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Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. on UFC Fan Expo main stage, according to the official schedule. Add another member of the old guard to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) hall of fame. According to the online schedule for the UFC Fan Expo, which takes place as part of International Fight Week next weekend (July 5-6, 2014) inside Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, the first-ever UFC welterweight champion, Pat Miletich, will join the hallowed halls. Well deserved. "The Croati read news >>
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There are times when a fighter’s record doesn’t paint a complete picture. Though it lists their recent appearances and the outcome of those bouts, there is context and information that exists beyond... read news >>
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It’s no great surprise that Dana White’s pound-for-pound list is different than the UFC’s media-generated rankings, but the UFC president’s choice for the No. 2 spot might surprise some. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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DALLAS -- The UFC's summer schedule currently lists a grudge match between bitter rivals, Chael Sonnen and Wanderlei Silva, as the headliner of a UFC Fight Night card in Brazil on May 31. However, at least for the moment, the pairing between the two TUF Brazil 3 coaches appears to be wishful thinking more than a set-in-stone date. "Yeah," White affirmed when asked on Thursday if the fight still has yet to be signed. "There's a lot more to that story than (I can say). "This is a frustrating job. read news >>
Gold doesn't always translate to green, according to UFC President Dana White.
Of the eight champions now populating the UFC's ranks, three are top pay-per-view draws.
Five fighters - Georges St-Pierre, Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, Chael Sonnen and Rashad Evans - are the promotion's current kings, White said following UFC 152.
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On HDNet's "Inside MMA", host Kenny Rice introduced Freddie Roach as "...the first big time boxing person to accept that there was MMA also out there in the world." and Andre Ward as a "...legend in the making. read news >>