UFC 181 – Josh Samman lands highlight reel KO over Eddie Gordon

It has been quite a journey for Josh Samman. He’s for sure had more downs than ups lately but he was able to overcome and he did it in style tonight at UFC 181. Samman met TUF 19 middleweight winner Eddie Gordon. Gordon was dominant early. The Serra-Longo prodigy was able to swarm and suffocate … Read more

UFC needs a TUF All-Stars season

All-Star Ultimate Fighter Now that the UFC has done their all female edition of the Ultimate Fighter there really isn’t much left for them to do to differently on the show. They could bring in another heavyweight edition. The biggest weight class in the UFC is also the thinnest. But one thing they’ve never done … Read more

Thiago ‘Pitbull’ Alves returns against Seth Baczynski at UFC on FOX 11

Remember former welterweight title challenger Thiago “Pitbull” Alves? Of course you do. The 30-year-old American Top Team product has been out of action since his submission loss to Martin Kampmann in March 2012, but will be making his return to the Octagon on April 19 when he faces Seth Baczynski at UFC on FOX 11 in Orlando, Fla.

John ‘Doomsday’ Howard returns to the octagon at UFC Fight Night 26

MMA fighter John “Doomsday” Howard (20-8) has announced his return to the octagon at UFC Fight Night 26 as he faces Uriah Hall (7-3) in a middleweight matchup. Howard replaces an injured Josh Samman, who was forced to withdraw due to an injury. The event will take place at TD Garden in Boston, Mass., on Aug 17.

TUF 17 Finale fighter salaries: Urijah Faber tops the list with $110,000

Urijah Faber

The TUF 17 Finale event took place on Saturday night and was headlined by the bantamweight fight between Urijah Faber and Scott Jorgensen. The event also featured the TUF 17 finals matchup between Uriah Hall and Kelvin Gastelum. Also, the second women’s MMA fight ever took place in the UFC between Miesha Tate and Cat Zingano. It was an action packed event with Faber, Gastelum, and Zingano earning hard fought victories. The salaries for all fighters on the card can be found below

TUF 17 finale matchups set

With the conclusion of one of the most exciting seasons of TUF in the history of the franchise in the books, the promotion has released the final bouts for the 12-fight card. With losses in tonight’s episode, semifinalist Josh Samman (9-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC) is set to face Kevin Casey (5-2 MMA, 0-0 UFC), while Dylan Andrews (15-4 MMA, 0-0 UFC) meets Jimmy Quinlan (3-0 MMA, 0-0 UFC).

The Ultimate Fighter episode 11 results

Final four set as Uriah Hall and Josh Samman move on in the competition, joining Kelvin Gastelum and Dylan Andrews  Series concludes next Tuesday on FX at 9 p.m. ET/PT Las Vegas, Nevada – The Ultimate Fighter® semi-finals are set. The reality series returned to FX on Tuesday night, with the 11th episode of the season – Vicious – narrowing the … Read more

The Ultimate Fighter 17 Episode 11 Recap: Samman vs. Quinlan, Hall vs. McDaniel

TUF 17 - Hall vs. McDaniel

We move on to the final two quarterfinal match-ups for The Ultimate Fighter season 17. Tonight’s match-ups include Josh Samman vs. Jimmy Quinlan and Uriah Hall vs. Bubba McDaniel.