News

December 22nd 2014

Voting now open for the 7th annual World MMA Awards

Voting for the seventh annual Fighters Only World MMA Awards is now open! The event, sponsored this year by Bodybuilding.com and RDX Inc., is among the biggest and most highly-anticipated on the mixed martial arts calendar. The show is a red carpet affair and will be attended by a host of big-name celebrities along with the most notable fighters and figures from the...
December 19th 2014

UFC Fight Night 58 weigh-in video

UFC middleweight contenders Lyoto Machida and C.B. Dollaway are set to collide this weekend in the main event at UFC Fight Night 58. Also, former 135lb champ Renan Barao makes his return against Mitch Gagnon in the co-main. Watch the full weigh-in video below (live at 6pm UK time). ...
December 19th 2014

Gambling Guide: UFC Fight Night 58

So we reach the last event of 2014 and a well-earned break. While not the most stellar of year-end cards it does offer up a number of fan-friendly fighters to see us through to the New Year and beyond. I would like to thank anyone who takes the time out to read this column and hopefully I have helped you make a little extra Christmas money along the way. So, for the...
December 19th 2014

[Video] Friday Fight: Machida vs Bader

Former UFC light heavyweight champ Lyoto Machida will look to move himself once again into title contention in the middleweight division this weekend as he takes on fellow contender C.B. Dollaway at UFC Fight Night 58. In this week's 'Friday Fight', we look back on Machida's August 2012 performance against Ryan Bader, which saw him rebound off a 205lb championship...
December 18th 2014

Roan Carneiro to make UFC return against Mark Munoz at UFC 184

With Mark Munoz's original opponent Caio Magalhaes pulling out of their scheduled UFC 184 bout due to an infection, it was announced yesterday that Roan Carneiro will be filling in to face Munoz on February 28th. The event will be headlined by a middleweight championship fight between Vitor Belfort and reigning champ Chris Weidman. Carneiro previously competed in...
December 18th 2014

Cormier says he's "looking to rid MMA of Jon Jones"

Top UFC light heavyweight contender is coming ever closer to finally getting a crack at his bitter rival Jon Jones and his UFC title at UFC 182 on January 3rd. Jones and Cormier have a long and ongoing feud dating back several years. They were originally set to face each other at UFC 178 before an injury suffered by Jon in training postponed the bout. When he...
December 18th 2014

MacDonald not getting next shot at Lawler's title

According to a report on yesterday's edition of UFC Tonight, Canadian UFC welterweight Rory MacDonald will not be getting the next shot at Robbie Lawler's 170lb title. “I talked to Rory last night if he was getting ready for the title shot and he said nope, he’s not getting a title fight," said MMA reporter Ariel Helwani. "The UFC called him last week and told...
December 18th 2014

Bisping speaks out against "disgruntled ex-fighters" and antitrust lawsuit against UFC

MMA veterans Nate Quarry, Jon Fitch and Cung Le have filed a class action antitrust lawsuit against the UFC and its parent company, Zuffa, it was announced yesterday. All three athletes have fought for the UFC at some point in their respective careers, with Le still being under contract with the promotion. Reactions to the news has been mixed, with some members of...

Filter Categories