After earlier reports indicated that WEC 145-pound champion Jose Aldo’s management team turned down an offer to fight UFC lightweight Kenny Florian, Florian said he’d relish the opportunity to fight Aldo.
The UFC is putting together a fight card this January that includes a lightweight bout between Melvin Guillard and Yves Edwards and a welterweight contest between Charlie Brenneman and Amilcar Alves.
Evan Dunham is perfectly comfortable handling the pressure of moving up the lightweight ladder and facing former champion Sean Sherk at UFC 119.
DREAM lightweight standout Shinya Aoki has joined Dan Hardy in criticizing wrestlers in MMA that don’t look to finish fights.
UFC ligthweight contender George Sotiropoulos (13-2) will face Joe Lauzon (18-5) at UFC 123 on Nov. 20 in Detroit, with a win potentially earning him a shot at the title.
UFC welterweight contender Dan Hardy believes that a growing number of UFC fighters are using wrestling to avoid fighting, and hurting the sport in the process.
Bas and Kenny were joined this past week in studio with guests Mike Swick and Sherdog’s Greg Savage. UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar joined the panel via satellite.
I’m about as big a fan of B.J. Penn as you’ll find. He hardly has any holes in his mixed martial arts repertoire, and the few that he does have aren’t very big.
Although UFC President Dana White has stated that Toney will not be fighting any more for the promotion, Toney says he still wants to compete in MMA.
The Hilo kid, B.J. Penn speaks for the first time since his loss to Frankie Edgar at UFC 118 not to a reporter, not in an interview with ESPN or some MMA website, but directly to his fans via BJPenn.com.