UFC officials have announced a featherweight fight for UFC 183. TUF winner Diego Brandao will take on Jimy Hettes on January 31 in Las Vegas. The UFC 183 event will be headlined by the middleweight scrap between former champion Anderson Silva and MMA bad boy Nick Diaz. Brandao (18-10) is coming off a first round … Read more
The UFC 159: Jones vs. Sonnen card was set to go, but the injury bug has appeared once again as featherweight Jimy Hettes has been forced to withdraw from his scheduled bout with Steven Siler. It’s the second time Hettes has withdrawn from a fight with Siler, who apparently has suffered injuries to his knee according to his Facebook page.
The UFC on FX card that’s set for June 22nd has gone under another face lift due to injuries to several fighters on the card. The UFC website is reporting multiple changes to the event that’s set for Friday, June 22nd, in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The main event is still intact with highly ranked lightweights Clay Guida and Gray Maynard doing battle in a potential five round affair.