Former LSU fullback Shawn Jordan (13-4) was one of the Strikeforce heavyweights who made the the transition to the UFC last year. Since competing inside the Octagon, the 28-year-old Jordan has gone 1-1, knocking out Oli Thompson at UFC on FX 2, and most recently, dropping a decision to Cheick Kongo at UFC 149. Jordan will return to action on Saturday when he faces Chicago lawman Mike Russow on the UFC on FOX 6 preliminary card live on FX. Jordan was a guest on MMA Tonight on 102.5 FM The Game this week with Darren McFarland and the boys and discussed the upcoming fight and how he thinks it's going to play out. Read More »
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Watch ‘Bellator 157: Dynamite 2’ weigh-ins LIVE on ProMMANow.com at 6 p.m. ET
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WTF: The Rock almost competed in MMA
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Professional kickboxing’s biggest promotion GLORY is looking for the best kickboxing talent in the US and they’ve created a tournament series format to find that talent – the Road to Glory. The series includes six big tournaments in six different weight classes all happening within the first five months of 2013 in cities throughout the United States. Read More »
Submission ace Jonatas “Peixe Frito” Novaes has been selected by the Maximum Fighting Championship to join its lightweight ranks and he immediately jumps into a spot on the upcoming MFC 36: Reality Check lineup. Read More »
UFC implements fighter code of conduct; Matt Hughes appointed VP of Athlete Development & Government Relations
The UFC implemented a Conduct Policy for fighters today and appointed UFC Hall of Famer Matt Hughes as the UFC's Vice President of Athlete Development and Government Relations. There's two reasons why this was interesting timing. Read More »
Bellator 86 takes place this evening from the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville, Okla. Ben Askren puts his welterweight title on the line against Karl “Psycho” Amoussou. In addition to the title fight there are five tournament bouts on the card including the Bellator debut of King Mo. The first prelim fight kicks off at 8 p.m. ET and will stream live on Spike.com. The televised portion of the night will begin at 10 p.m. ET and will air live on Spike TV. Read More »
Rising UFC light heavyweight contender Glover Teixeira trains and talks about his upcoming UFC on FOX 6 co-main event fight against former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson. Read More »
UFC President Dana White speaks on the Rampage Jackson situation and doesn't rule out the former champion staying with the UFC after his final fight on Saturday night. Read More »
We preview the UFC on FOX 6 co-main event between former UFC light heavyweight champion Quinton "Rampage" Jackson and rising contender Glover Teixeira. Read More »
If you recall when Chuck Liddell retired he was given his new position of Vice President of Business Development with the UFC. But anytime anyone asked him about his job description, he gave vague answers like, "help promote the sport" or be an "ambassador" for the sport -- stuff like that. In a new interview with SI.com, UFC President Dana White gave a little more insight into what exactly "The Iceman's" duties require -- and if you think ol' Chucky boy is sitting in an office somewhere answering phone calls or setting up appearances, think again. Read More »
It took Jessica "Evil" Eye (9-1) just :58 seconds to submit Bellator strawweight women's champ Zoila Frausto Gurgel (12-2) with a standing arm triangle choke at Bellator 83 back in December. Speaking with ProMMAnow.com (www.prommanow.com), Jessica explained what the win meant to her: "It was the greatest moment of my life. I feel like people finally gave me the respect that I deserve after I got that. And I think that people think that I didn't have a submission game, so it kind of shut them up. Zoila kind of fell right into it too, and the height advantage that I had over her really made it a lot easier for me to get it." Read More »
Move to Tuesday boosts ratings for The Ultimate Fighter; UFC on FX 7 most-watched UFC event in FX history
The decision to move The Ultimate Fighter (TUF) on FX from Friday nights to Tuesday nights so far proves to be the right choice for the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and Fox Sports Media Group. Season 17 of the reality TV series made its special two-hour premiere Tuesday night on FX from 8 - 10 p.m. ET/PT. Read More »
Bellator 86 goes down tomorrow night from the WinStar World Casino in Thackerville Oklahoma and tonight the weigh-ins took place in that very spot. The welterweight title is up for grabs when Ben Askren defends his title against Karl Amoussou Read More »