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November 24th 2014

Swanson admits he was "under-prepared" against Edgar

Cub Swanson's dreams of a UFC title shot in the near future were crushed at UFC Fight Night 57 this past weekend after he was defeated by fellow top-five UFC featherweight Frankie Edgar. Over the course of five rounds, Edgar used his high-level wrestling and seemingly bottomless gas tank to repeatedly take down and pound on Swanson before finally securing a neck...
November 21st 2014

Belfort passes random NAC blood and urine tests

UFC middleweight title contender Vitor Belfort has passed random blood/urine test, which was administered by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) on November 1st. ESPN MMA columnist Brett Okamoto confirmed the news via Twitter yesterday. There has been much speculation regarding potential substance abuse by Vitor in the lead-up to his scheduled championship fight...
November 21st 2014

UFC Fight Night 57 weigh-in video

The UFC is in Austin, Texas this weekend with UFC Fight Night 57, which features a main event bout between Cub Swanson and Frankie Edgar which could determine the next challenger to Jose Aldo's championship. Watch the full weigh-in video below (live at 10pm UK time). ...
November 21st 2014

ONE FC: Dynasty of Champions to feature four-man 145lb tournament

Asian MMA promotion One FC has announced that One FC: Dynasty of Champions is set to take place at the The Gymnasium of National Olympic Sports Centre in Beijing on December 19th. In the main event, Ji Xian faces the undefeated Song Ya Dong, while lightweights Vincent Latoel and Adrian Pang will meet in the co-main event. “One FC is set to become the first major...
November 21st 2014

[Video] Friday Fight: Edgar vs Maynard III

In this week's 'Friday Fight' we look back on the rubber match between Gray Maynard and defending UFC lightweight champion Frankie Edgar. With the second fight between the two at UFC 125 being ruled a controversial draw, there was a lot of heat heading into the third fight at UFC 136 - and it didn't disappoint. Watch the full fight below. ...
November 20th 2014

Throwback Thursday: Swanson discusses childhood in juvenile hall, early fights in Mexico and more

UFC featherweight Cub Swanson is currently riding a six-fight win streak and could be just one more win away from finally getting his shot at redemption against reigning 145lb champion Jose Aldo, who defeated him via flying knee TKO in just eight seconds at WEC 41 back in June 2009. In this week's 'Throwback Thursday' we look back on an old Fighters Only interview...
November 20th 2014

Jones not afraid to be on his back against Cormier

UFC light heavyweight champ Jon 'Bones' Jones will look to defend his title for the eighth time against Daniel Cormier when the two fight in a highly-anticipated grudge match at UFC 182 on January 3rd. "This is going to be a tough one, I got that feeling," Jones said of his upcoming fight against Cormier in an interview with MMAInterviews.tv. "But I'm up for the...

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