Junior Assuncao to meet Daniel Swain in XFC 27 main event live on AXS TV

The contracts are signed and the Featherweight Main Event is set for XFC 27 in Muskegon, MI Live on AXS TV Friday Dec. 13th. Former XFC Lightweight World Champion Junior Assuncao (14-5) returns to the cage ready to face off against newly signed 22 year old Daniel Swain (10-2). The two will collide in the headlining fight, just after the Featherweight Co-Main event which will decide the new champion in the division. As if any more incentive is needed, a new title holder being crowned just 1 fight prior their time to shine is sure to give the two fighters an even bigger reason to get the win that night.

UFC 164 main card results: Anthony Pettis armbars Benson Henderson to become champion

Anthony Pettis didn’t need a late highlight reel kick to defeat Benson Henderson this time around. A perfectly executed armbar forced Henderson to tap at 4:31 of the first round crowning a new UFC lightweight champion in the process.

UFC on FUEL TV 10 results: Fabricio Werdum submits ‘Big Nog’

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.

UFC 159 results: Jon Jones demolishes Chael Sonnen

Chael Sonnen did all of the talking, but it was the champion that did all of the damage once the cage door closed. Jon Jones used Chael Sonnen’s own game plan against him as he repeatedly took the challenger down and battered him with a brutal ground-and-pound attack forcing a stoppage at 4:33 of the opening round.

Forrest Griffin reveals real reason he took UFC 106 fight with Ortiz

Mr. Forrest Griffin seems to have his head back in the game after it got decapitated by Anderson Silva at UFC 101 back in August. Griffin recently returned from his honeymoon and seems to be in good spirits. He will be fighting Tito Ortiz in the main event at UFC 106 on Nov. 21, and … Read more

Randy Couture vs. Brandon Vera set for UFC 105 main event on Nov. 14 in Manchester, England

Brandon Vera will face UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture at UFC 105 in Manchester, England.
Brandon Vera will face UFC Hall of Famer Randy Couture at UFC 105 in Manchester, England.

In a very interesting main event match-up, former UFC heavyweight and light heavyweight champion Randy “The Natural” Couture will face Brandon “The Truth” Vera in a light heavyweight showdown at UFC 105 in Manchester, England on Nov. 14 according to a report from the Daily Telegraph.

The fight announcement comes on the heels of Couture recently signing a new multi-fight contract with the UFC just prior to his last bout at UFC 102 against Minotauro Nogueira in which he lost a unanimous decision. Vera also was on the UFC 102 card, but he came away with a unanimous decison victory over his opponent Krzysztof Soszynski.

There are reports the UFC originally approached Rashad Evans for the UFC 105 fight against Couture (since his bout with Rampage is now off), but he turned it down. Vera did not.

Read moreRandy Couture vs. Brandon Vera set for UFC 105 main event on Nov. 14 in Manchester, England

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