The final two fights for UFC 142 were confirmed on Tuesday, rounding out the Jan. 14 fight card at HSBC Arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The UFC has announced the first quarter winners of their Twitter incentive campaign that was launched at the UFC Fighter Summit in May.
Mike Swick’s long-awaited comeback to the Octagon will have to wait a little longer after he was forced to withdraw from his UFC 134 bout against Erick Silva due to injury.
Another Brazilian fighter has been added to the UFC’s return to the birthplace of MMA. Paulo Thiago will meet David Mitchell on the card.
After seeing UFC welterweight star Josh Koscheck lose to Georges St-Pierre for the second time in such dominating fashion, one has to wonder what is next for the cotton-top slugger.
Welterweights Diego Sanchez and Martin Kampmann will reportedly headline a UFC card broadcast on the Versus network on March 3.
Cain Velasquez, Daniel Roberts, Diego Sanchez and Paulo Thaigo each earned $70k “Fight Night” bonuses for their performances at Saturday’s “UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez” event.
Cain Velasquez needed less than five minutes to defeat Brock Lesnar via TKO to become the new UFC heavyweight champion.
“UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez” takes place tonight and features a heavyweight title fight between Brock Lesnar and Cain Velasquez. Join us for LIVE results and play-by-play commentary on all the action.