Weigh-ins for UFC Fight Night 102 took place Thursday in Albany, N.Y. All fighters except Justine Kish made weight. She needed two extra hours to try and cut the additional weight but was able to only manage 116.4 pounds. Close but no cigar, and she will forfeit 20-percent of her purse to strawweight opponent Ashley … Read more
Mixed martial arts legend Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic announced his retirement earlier this week citing a shoulder injury. Now we’re being told Cro Cop has been flagged for a doping violation. MMAJunkie has the scoop: UFC announced today that a scheduled bout between Mirko Cro Cop and Anthony Hamilton in Seoul, South Korea has been … Read more
A shoulder injury has taken Mirko Cro Cop (31-11-2, 1 NC) out of a scheduled bout against Anthony Hamilton at UFC Fight Night 79 in Seoul, Korea. And the 41-year-old Croatian legend subsequently announced his retirement. A statement posted on www.mirkofilipovic.com reads: Dear friends, unfortunately I had to cancel the fight in Seoul. In the beginning of … Read more
Just two UFC events left this year and tomorrow night’s UFC 181 will be the last pay per view. Two title fights, two heavyweight fights and a barn burner of a lightweight match up should make for a fun time. You know how it goes, before the men and women can step in the cage … Read more
Here we go! The last big event of the year and the next to last overall. UFC 181 is a pretty solid card featuring two title fights and great match ups. Who could be mad at a card with Faber, Pettis, Lawler, Hendricks and even Todd Duffee! The main card will air on pay per … Read more
If you watched UFC 177 over the weekend, you know that one of the highlights was heavyweight Anthony Hamilton’s domination of Ruan Potts, more specifically the vicious body shots he put on Potts via ground and pound in round two that forced the referee to halt the action. Take a look at Potts’ badly bruised … Read more
Anthony Hamilton and Ruan Potts was an interesting bout and served as the second bout of the night. The heavyweights didn’t exactly come out and woo the crowd but it was a solid performance for the former Maximum Fighting Championship title holder Hamilton. The first five minutes was all Hamilton as he was able to get … Read more
In case you missed it last night, PMN Radio returned with four great guests and just some minor bumps in the road. From Resurrection Fighting Alliance we welcomed in featherweight contender Brian “TCity” Ortega and Kevin Casey. The Maximum Fighting Championship boss returned to the program and he was candid and open about what is going on with his company. To close things out MFC heavyweight champ Anthony Hamilton stopped by and if you haven’t heard him speak or read any interviews, it is a must listen.