Only one man stands between Nick Newell and his becoming a major mixed martial arts champion: World Series of Fighting lightweight titleholder Justin Gaethje. read news >>
Metamoris will not cut Chael Sonnen from its fourth event set for Aug. 9 in Los Angeles, according to the promotion’s president, which means the fighter’s grappling match with Andre Galvao will go on as planned.Filed under: Featured, News, UFC read news >>
The Swede now stands at 6-1 after another big win overseas.
Swedish welterweight Zebaztian Kadestam became the Pacific Xtreme Combat (PXC) 170-pound champion with a win last weekend, which takes him to 6-1 overall and immediately established him as one of Scandinavia's top prospects and a potential future UFC signing.
Kadestam took on Josh Calvo, a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ) black belt from the U.S., and claimed a hard fought decision victory which came courtesy of some solid takedown defense, as read news >>
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Jorge Masvidal stands to make a pretty hefty April bonus on Saturday if his cards land right.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Jorge Masvidal, UFC on FOX 11 read news >>
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Brazil’s athletic commission has denied Scott Jorgensen’s appeal of a UFC Fight Night 38 loss, and the result from the event will stand.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Jussier Formiga, Scott Jorgensen, UFC Fight Night 38 read news >>
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Now that the dust from UFC 171 has settled, Johny Hendricks stands atop the welterweight heap as the new UFC champion.
His fight with Robbie Lawler saw him seriously tested, and the judges awarded him the same belt they denied him at UFC 167 when he lost via split decision to Georges St-Pierre. But now that he has what he’s always wanted, is it all he always thought it would be?
In a sport that is based on action, one could argue that perceptions mean little, but sometimes perception is based on read news >>
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Jessica Andrade stands in at just 5-foot-2, but what the Brazilian lacks in stature, she more than makes up for in aggressiveness.
Raquel Pennington found this out on Saturday night at UFC 171. In an early contender for Fight of the NIght, Andrade and Pennington went toe-to-toe in Dallas before going to a split decision. Pennington took two out of three 29-28 scores to claim a split-decision victory. More Coverage: UFC 171 Results | UFC newsDownload MMA Fighting iPhone App After an early feeling read news >>
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LAS VEGAS – The way it stands now, tonight’s UFC 168 card is approaching record territory for the UFC and MGM Grand Garden Arena.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: Anderson Silva, Chael Sonnen, Chris Weidman, UFC 168 read news >>
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Win or lose, UFC welterweight champion Georges St-Pierre will take home $400,000 for fighting Johny Hendricks at UFC 167. Hendricks, meanwhile, stands to make a disclosed $100,000.Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Chael Sonnen, Georges St-Pierre, Johny (...) read news >>
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After 13 fights as a heavyweight, just one man stands between Daniel Cormier and the claim of being the No. 1 heavyweight in the world. Unfortunately, Cormier will never fight him. read news >>
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In the wake of Saturday's odd cancellation of the middleweight fight between Elvis Mutapcic and Jesse Taylor, the New Jersey State Athletic Control Board has issued a statement in response. read news >>