UFC 204: Bisping vs. Henderson 2 takes place Saturday night, Oct. 8, from Manchester, England. Middleweight champ Michael Bisping looks for revenge in his first title defense against legend Dan Henderson, who plans to retire win-or-lose following the fight. Top middleweights Gegard Mousasi and Vitor Belfort square off in the co-main event. If you want … Read more
UFC 199: Rockhold vs. Bisping 2 takes place Saturday, June 4, 2016, from The Forum in Inglewood, Calif. Middleweight champion Luke Rockhold will put his belt on the line in a rematch against “The Count” Michael Bisping in the main event. Bantamweight champion Dominick Cruz will once again clash with his nemesis Urijah Faber for … Read more
If you’re a DISH Network subscriber and were looking forward to ordering the “UFC 186: Johnson vs. Horiguchi” pay-per-view this weekend (surely there were at least a few of you), you’ll have to find an alternate viewing method. DISH Network has chosen not to renew its distribution agreement with the UFC — at least for … Read more
UFC President Dana White spoke at the ’14 NeuLion Sports Media & Technology Conference this week and touched on a number of subjects, including the company’s declining Pay-Per-View numbers. While White admitted the numbers were down, he also said there’s a lot more to the UFC business model than PPV. From Sports Business Daily: “This … Read more
One day before the UFC 177 Pay-Per-View event in Sacramento, the card loses one of its headliners, Renan Barao, as well as well as the bout between Henry Cejudo and Scott Jorgensen. Barao and Cejudo both had complications cutting weight. Also, because Joe Soto has been plucked from the preliminary card to fill in for … Read more
I remember back in 2007 talking to a friend about having to wait 2 or 3 months for a UFC show. Last week I was telling the same friend that I there are too many UFC events. In 2007 there were 19 UFC shows including pay per views, Fight Nights and TUF Finales on Spike. … Read more
The UFC’s retaliatory war against Pay-Per-View pirates continues. Zuffa has served the websites Justin.tv and Ustream.tv with subpoenas commanding them to reveal the identities of persons who have uploaded live UFC Pay-Per-View events to their websites.
In an effort to combat Showtime’s “Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Werdum” card tonight, the UFC will be airing the entire “UFC 113: Machida vs. Shogun 2” Pay-Per-View event for free on Spike TV.