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September 12th 2014

Full UFC Fight Night 51 weigh-in video

Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva and Andrei Arlovski are set to meet in a rematch of their 2010 Strikeforce bout tomorrow night in the UFC Fight Night 51 main event. Other names on this weekend's card include Gleison Tibau, Paulo Thiago and Jessica Andrade. Watch the full weigh-ins below (live at 8pm GMT). ...
September 11th 2014

ONE FC: Rise of the Kingdom weigh-in results

One FC: Rise of the Kingdom is set to go down tomorrow at the Koh Pich Theatre in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. In the main event, Adriano Moraes and Geje Eustaquio will fight for the promotion's inaugural flyweight championship. “We are very excited about ONE FC: RISE OF THE KINGDOM, being here in Cambodia for the very first time," said One FC CEO Victor Cui. "Our band...
September 11th 2014

Throwback Thursday: Daley on enjoying life outside the UFC

British welterweight fighter Paul 'Semtex' Daley is perhaps best-known by casual MMA fans for being dropped by the UFC for some aggressive post-fight actions, yet hardcore followers of the sport will know him to be one of the most dangerous competitors in the 170lb division outside the sport's top promotion. In a throwback interview with Daley from 2009, the British...
September 11th 2014

UFC signing stopped Conor McGregor from retiring

Irishman Conor McGregor has become perhaps the fastest-rising UFC star in recent years since signing with the promotion in early 2013 - but the bright light of McGregor's career almost went out completely before he broke out on the UFC scene, as he revealed in an interview yesterday. "We got some bad news about a teammate of mine that couldn't compete any more,"...
September 11th 2014

Machida vs Dollaway targeted for December in Brazil

The UFC are reportedly looking to match up middleweight fighters Lyoto Machida and C.B. Dollaway. The bout is being targeted for the upcoming UFC Fight Night 58 card, which is due to take place on Saturday September December 20th at the Ginásio José Corrêa in Sao Paulo, Brazil. According to UFC Tonight's Ariel Helwani, both Lyoto's and C.B.'s camps are...
September 11th 2014

Materla vs Manhoef confirmed for KSW 29

Polish MMA promotion KSW have announced a championship main event bout for their upcoming KSW 29 event, which is expected to take place in late November/early December. Michał Materla will put his middleweight title on the line against devastating Dutch striker Melvin Manhoef. Materla most recently defeated Silva in their rubber match at KSW 26. Before he faces...
September 11th 2014

Dana says there are a few girls with 'Rousey personality' on TUF 20

The 20th season of The Ultimate Fighter finally airs this week, with the first episode already having hit screens in the US last night. For the first time in the programme's history, the show features an exclusively female cast of competitors with the inaugural UFC strawweight championship on the line. “We’ve never done a season like this," UFC president Dana...
September 10th 2014

Rogan breaks down Bigfoot vs Arlovski

UFC heavyweight Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva and Andrei Arlovski are set to collide in a rematch of their 2010 Strikeforce bout this Saturday at UFC Fight Night 51. “I can’t imagine this being anything other than the most insane, aggressive fight until it ends," says UFC commentator Joe Rogan. "Bigfoot Silva is one of the best heavyweights in the division. If you...
September 10th 2014

MMA's Hidden Gems - 12th - 14th September

Not sure what to watch on a weekend full of fantastic fights? Don't worry because Hidden Gems have you covered in all areas...   One FC 20: Rise of the Kingdom Geje Eustaquio vs Adriano Moraes (One FC 125lb Championship) Who doesn't love flyweight scraps? Especially the kind that allows knees and soccer kicks to down opponents. We certainly do. Which is why...