Archive for July, 2014

Fans invited to Wednesday’s UFC 137 press conference at Mandalay Bay Events Center

Posted on July 31st, 2014 by Rich

With tickets set to go on sale this week for October’s “UFC 137: St-Pierre vs. Diaz” event, UFC brass is inviting the night’s main event participants to Las Vegas for a special open-to-the-public press conference. UFC officials today announced the presser, which takes place Wednesday at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. The same […]

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UFC 137 ?St. Pierre vs. Diaz? Tickets On Sale Next Week, St. Pierre-Diaz, Penn-Condit, More Official

Posted on July 30th, 2014 by Rich

UFC 137 is official. UFC 137 “St. Pierre vs. Diaz” is scheduled to take place at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada on Saturday, Oct. 29, and will air live on pay-per-view at 9pm ET/6pm PT. The card will be headlined by a welterweight title fight between UFC champion Georges St. Pierre […]

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UFC Undisputed 3 ? Anderson Silva Highlight Video

Posted on July 29th, 2014 by Rich

For the first time ever the UFC is letting fans decide who should be on the cover of their UFC Undisputed video game. The five nominees are Anderson Silva, Jon Jones, Frankie Edgar, Cain Velasquez and Georges St. Pierre. Check out the highlight video below for Silva (I can watch it all day long) then […]

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Former champ Gegard Mousasi returns to Strikeforce in December

Posted on July 28th, 2014 by Rich

Former Strikeforce Light Heavyweight Champion Gegard Mousasi will return to the Strikeforce cage on December 17, according to a report from Mousasi last fought in Strikeforce this April, going to a draw with Keith Jardine after having a point deducted in the fight. He picked up a win in Japan in July, and is […]

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Strikeforce’s Josh Barnett less interested in spoils of war, razing dead than winning battle

Posted on July 27th, 2014 by Rich

As a fellow PRIDE veteran, Strikeforce heavyweight grand prix contender Josh Barnett knows exactly what he’s getting into by facing Sergei Kharitonov in the featured contest of this month’s “Strikeforce Grand Prix: Barnett vs. Kharitonov” event. But Barnett said he’s more than prepared to handle the challenges presented by the Russian knockout artist and feels […]

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Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum Preview – Strikeforce

Posted on July 26th, 2014 by Rich

Strikeforce: Overeem vs. Werdum Preview Video by Strikeforce Source: Clay Guida Jason Guida Melvin Guillard Cody Guinn Jorge Gurgel

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Baroni ready for ONE FC battle with Yoshida as both fighters make weight

Posted on July 25th, 2014 by Rich

Fans of PRIDE, set your alarm clocks now, as upstart promotion ONE FC has been given a green-light after the group of competitors set to take to the cage have all stepped on the scale and the event is set to go as scheduled. The organization plans to use a combination of Unified and old […]

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Anderson Silva toys with another top fighter, destroys Yushin Okami at UFC 134

Posted on July 24th, 2014 by Rich

If you stand with the most dynamic striker in the world, your fate is inevitable. Anderson Silva lulled Yushin Okami to sleep early in the second, then floored him with a right hook and pounded him out from there. Silva cruised in retaining his UFC middleweight title with a TKO victory at the 2:04 mark […]

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Video analysis: Iole talks about Marquardt?s future

Posted on July 23rd, 2014 by Rich

Nate Marquardt’s situation looks pretty bleak right now. There’s reportedly a press conference tomorrow so Marquardt can tell his side of the story. Because of HIPAA laws, both UFC and Pennsylvania State Athletic Commission have been tight-lipped on what the exact reason that prevented Marquardt from fighting at UFC on Versus 4. Yahoo! Sports’ lead […]

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UFC 134 Medical Suspensions Handed Down By Zuffa

Posted on July 22nd, 2014 by Rich

By <a href="">Chris Howie</a> <Br> MMANEWS.COM Staff Writer<Br><Br> For events outside of North America, there is no commission with direct jurisdiction to regulate. Zuffa has implemented a strict system using some of the most experienced doctors and regulators in the sport, that provides a level of regulation equal to or above the standard of most […]

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