All bouts but the main and co-main event of UFC Fight Night 75 have Japanese fighters competing. Headlining this Pride-style throwback card is Pride legend “I’m big in Japan” Josh Barnett taking on Big Country Roy Nelson. Gegard Mousasi faces late replacement Uriah Hall in the co-headliner. Both those fights should no doubt be entertaining. … Read more
How about two of the first three fights getting taken care of in the first minute of the fight. Rob Font made the most of his UFC debut opportunity. The 10-1 fighter fought off Roop early and wilted him with a big shot that took Roop’s legs right from under him. That makes it back … Read more
In an email received earlier today Keith Kizer of the Nevada State Athletic Commission stated all the fighters from UFC 160 had tested negative during the screening process except for bantamweight Brian Bowles. Bowles registered a positive test of over 20-to-1 testosterone-to-epitestosterone ratio. Kizer advised a complaint was forthcoming
The UFC 149 card that’s set for July 21st in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, has been hit by the injury bug once again. Featherweight George Roop has had to withdraw from his scheduled fight with Antonio Carvalho due to an injury. Daniel Pineda will now replace Roop and face Carvalho in a featherweight bout according to the UFC website.