UFC heavyweight champion Cain Velasquez (11-1) has landed a new eight-fight contact with the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The champ already had three fights left on his previous contract, but the promotion decided to extend their deal with Cain. Read More »
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The final episode of "UFC 157 Primetime: Rousey vs. Carmouche" premiered last night on Fuel TV. Now here it is for your viewing pleasure - already. Cause we're nice like that. If you've seen the first and second episodes, you know how good this series is and how well produced it is. This is the final promotional efforts before the weigh-ins today, then the fights on Saturday. It's almost here guys! Ronda Rousey vs. Liz Carmouche. History. Read More »
The UFC 157 main event will be history in the making when UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey takes on Liz Carmouche in the first ever women's MMA match in the UFC. The fight has been well publicized and it'll be interesting to see the response on Saturday night. We've seen women create an electricity in the air just the men when it comes to big women MMA fights. However, will that electricity be amplified on Saturday night? Read More »
We reported that the UFC released top 10 ranked welterweight Jon Fitch and a slew of other fighters earlier in the week. UFC President Dana White has basically indicated that that was only the beginning, citing that the UFC roster has over 100 fighters too many at the present moment. Read More »
The UFC 157 co-main event will feature a light heavyweight bout between two former champions in Lyoto Machida and Dan Henderson. It's an important bout in the sense that a bad loss for either could really put the final nail in their coffins regarding being a top fighter. If Machida lost to Henderson who is 42 years old and coming off an 18 month layoff, it certainly would be hard to consider him a top light heavyweight. If Machida puts Henderson away via TKO or just batters him in a unanimous decision, it could be possible that this would be Henderson's last fight. Read More »
UFC 157's Brendan Schaub was the guest this week on 102.5 FM's "MMA Tonight" with hosts Darren McFarland and Chris Pappas. Schaub (8-3) will face fellow heavyweight Lavar Johnson (17-6) in the preliminary card headline bout Saturday on FX. In addition to talking with Schaub about his bout, the guys also discussed the UFC 157 main event which will be the first women's MMA bout in UFC history with Ronda Rousey facing Liz Carmouche. Darren and Chris also discussed the co-main event between Dan Henderson and Lyoto Machida and other notable bouts on the UFC 157 card. Read More »
It all goes down Friday night inside the Grady Cole Center in Charlotte, North Carolina for "XFC 22: Crossing the Line". Tonight though 21 of the 22 fighters made weight with one lone fighter coming up just short. It appears D'Juan Owens (6-4) was 1.2lbs over the limit, weighing in at 147.2 in his featherweight bout against Nate "The Train" Landwehr (2-0). The fight is still a go though. Read More »
Sunday night XFC lightweight Scott “Hotsauce” Holtzman joined us on Pro MMA Now Radio to talk about his upcoming main event fight against Jason “The Ronin” Hicks at XFC 22 “Crossing the Line” that takes place February 23rd at The ... Read More »
Dana White talked with the media today leading up to UFC 157 and addressed several hot topics that are on the forefront of the sport right now. Dana discusses Liz Carmouche and the fact that she is openly gay. He assures any male fighters that if they come out they will no be treated any different or promoted any different. He talks at length about the recent cuts and speaks on the backlash from fans for releasing Jon Fitch. Read More »
Bellator 90 takes place this evening at the Maverik Center in West Valley City, Utah and features a main event between Rad Martinez and Shahbulat Shamhalaev in the Bellator Featherweight Tournament Championship. King Mo also makes his Bellator return tonight as he takes on Emanuel Newton in Season 8 light heavyweight tournament semifinal action. Read More »
This is the third episode of The MMA Review Radio Show hosted by Jay Cee. The show features interviews with Dan Richards, who is the owner of Ultimate Impact Cagefighting and Lee Caers who will defend his welterweight title against Ashley Beaumont in the headline bout at Ultimate Impact Cagefighting 9 "Vendetta" this Saturday, Feb 23, at Leisure@Cheltenam in Cheltenham, England. Read More »
UFC on FUEL TV 7: Barao vs. McDonald on Saturday, Feb. 16, highlighted by the network’s first-ever UFC title fight, delivered FUEL TV its most-watched day ever, according to Nielsen Media Research. The event which took place in London averaged 195,000 viewers and peaked with 255,000 viewers from 3:45 p.m. ET to 4:00 p.m. ET. Read More »