Two legends collide at UFC 109 as Couture takes on Coleman

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Las Vegas, NV (USA) – In 1998, two of the United States’ greatest amateur wrestlers – Randy “The Natural” Couture and Mark “The Hammer” Coleman – were scheduled to meet in a relatively new proving ground called the Ultimate Fighting Championship. That mixed martial arts bout at UFC 17 never happened due to injury, but on Saturday, February 6th, nearly 12 years and six UFC championships later, Couture and Coleman finally square off at UFC 109: Relentless, presented by Bud Light and live on pay-per-view from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nev., for a colossal meeting of Hall of Famers over a decade in the making.

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Possible return for Mirko ‘Cro Cop’ Filipovic at UFC 99 in Germany

There is great news for fans of the ‘Croatian Sensation’. It is looking as though the legendary PRIDE and UFC veteran, Mirko Filipovic (24-6-2) could make his return to the UFC Octagon on June 13, 2009 in Cologne, Germany at UFC 99. The event will be the UFC’s first foray into the central European country and what better way to make an entrance than to bring back one of central Europe’s greatest fighters of all time, Mirko “Cro Cop” Filipovic.

‘Cro Cop’ a.k.a. ‘the Croatian Sensation’, told the Croatian news site, Nova, in a new interview¬†he is in negotiations with the UFC to fight at UFC 99 and he is very confident they will come to an agreement and will be on the card in June. ‘Cro Cop’ said Randy Couture (16-9) could be a possible opponent but it was not up to him or his management.

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Pro Wrestling writer claims UFC is fixed

The "old" Brock Lesnar

by: Jack Bratcher

One of the down sides of giving Brock Lesnar a title shot when he didn’t earn it and then him having the nerve to beat the UFC Heavyweight Champion (Captain America of all people) is now MMA is being written about by the pro wrestling gurus.

Take for example some cat named Ronnie Bryce who says,

Mark my words, it may take years to come out, but UFC is predeterimed just like WWE. ¬†Wrestling used to try and fool everyone years ago too in its infancy. Then when Vince took control he decided to come clean and admit matches are predeterimed and changed it to sports entertainment and now just “entertainment.” …UFC is the new “sports entertainment” even if they dont care to admit it yet. How ironic it’s home is Las Vegas. The city of UFC fans like Criss Angel and other illusionist.

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Randy says Fedor would “tear Brock up”

A battered Randy Couture shares his thoughts on what happened in his fight with Brock Lesnar at UFC 91. When asked if he thought Brock was more of a threat than Fedor at this point he says no way. Guess he hasn’t heard that Fedor just lost at the Sambo Championships. Please like & share:

Salaries, weight, and final thoughts on UFC 91

by: Jack Bratcher

It’s been a long time since one fight has garnered so much attention.

Every MMA site and news source that covers MMA is focused on Randy Couture vs. Brock Lesnar.

ESPN.com has basically become BrockRandy.net.

What makes this fight so interesting are all the story lines associated with it.

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UFC 91 Betting Odds

So You wanna lay some money on UFC 91 and try your luck? Frankly, this is not a very good card for betting. The pick that seems to make the most sense is to go with Randy at the sites that have him as a +120 underdog. Randy thrives on being the underdog and lay … Read more

Dana White video blog for UFC 91 #5

Here’s the November 14th edition of Dana White’s video blog leading up to UFC 91. Tomorrow is the big day and Dana has been doing constant PR for “biggest fight in history.’ They make it look relatively easy but these guys are constantly working to produce quality shows. Please like & share:

UFC 91 weigh-in results

Brock Lesnar and Randy Couture stepped on to the scales this afternoon weighing in for tomorrow night’s highly anticpated UFC 91 card.

Lesnar came in at a robust 265 pounds, while Couture tipped the scales at 220 handing Lesnar a sixty-five pound weight advantage.

Couture commented on Lesnar’s size stating “This is certainly one of my biggest challenges. Brock’s a huge guy. He’s a great athlete and I’m excited as hell to be here.”

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Kim Couture Talks Affliction Lawsuit and UFC 91

ESPN Radio 1100’s Steve Cofield sat down with Kim Couture to discuss the lawsuit against Afflction and how things are shaping up around Xtreme Couture a couple of days away from UFC 91. Kim also comments on how Randy will deal with the size of Lesnar and the importance of the Xtreme Couture family atmosphere. … Read more