Seven more fighters have today been added to Cage Warriors Fighting Championship’s roster of talent. Five-fight contracts have each been signed by Steven Ray, Shaj Haque, Mick Sinclair, Carl Noon, Lawrence Fitzpatrick, Bryan Creighton and John Redmond. The deals will commit all seven fighters exclusively to Cage Warriors over a minimum period of 18 months.
As he prepares for his World Series of Fighting main event, welterweight Jon Fitch took some time to respond to Dana White over some comments made about money. Fitch released a YouTube video earlier today. White issued a statement regarding the discretionary bonuses the UFC had given Fitch during his tenure with the company. In all those figures totaled just over $300, 000.
We have the upcoming UFC 161 event that’s set for this Saturday night in Canada, but there’s huge event coming up less than a month away. The UFC 162 PPV event is set for fourth of July weekend in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on July 6. UFC middleweight champion Anderson Silva (33-4) returns to the Octagon in the main event to face undefeated No. 1 contender Chris Weidman (9-0).
The UFC 161 PPV event is set to take place on Saturday, June 15, at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. The event will be headlined by the light heavyweight bout between former champions Rashad Evans and Dan Henderson. Also, UFC heavyweights Roy Nelson and Stipe Miocic will meet in the co-main event as they try to put themselves into title contention with a win.
Watch the UFC on Fuel TV 10 post-fight press conference LIVE from Fortaleza, Brazil. Fabricio Werdum submitted Big Nog in the main event. Leonardo Santos submitted William Patolino to win The Ultimate Fighter Brazil 2 tournament and Thiago Silva knocked out Rafael “Feijao” Cavalacante. Now watch as the fighters field questions from the media, discuss their performances and future.
Fabricio Werdum took one step closer to getting a shot at UFC heavyweight gold, engaging in a grueling battle of attrition with the legendary Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira in the main event of UFC on FUEL TV 10. Werdum overcame the constant pressure of “Big Nog” to win by armbar at 2:41 of the second round.
After spending time as teammates on season two of TUF Brazil, Leonardo Santos and William “Patolino” Macario engaged in a TUF battle to remember, with Santos capitalizing on his only takedown of the fight to win by arm triangle choke at 4:43 of the second round. After a series of exchanges, the fight went to … Read more