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July 30th 2014

Edgar wants Swanson at UFC on FOX 13

Top UFC featherweight contender Frankie 'The Answer' Edgar is looking to move up the ladder in his division following a dominant win over BJ Penn at the TUF 19 Finale and #2-ranked Cub Swanson is the man he has his sights on. Edgar knows he and Swanson are almost neck-and-neck in the hunt for a title shot and feels a fight between the two of them makes the most...
July 30th 2014

Joe Riggs out of UFC return bout due to gun-related injury

MMA veteran Joe 'Diesel' Riggs has had to withdraw from his scheduled bout against Paulo Thiago at UFC Fight Night 51 after accidentally injuring himself in a gun-related accident. The UFC released the following statement: “We were made aware that newly-signed UFC competitor Joe Riggs was involved in an unfortunate accident last night. While cleaning his...
July 30th 2014

Silva vs Diaz set for January 2015

The fight we've all been waiting to see made since it was hinted at recently has finally been confirmed as Anderson Silva and Nick Diaz are scheduled to compete against each other in the main event at UFC 183. The fight is set to be held at 185lb. “The greatest off all-time Anderson Silva is back. His doctor gave him clearance to fight. The fight the fans have...
July 29th 2014

Faber welcomes Masanori Kanehara to the UFC in September

Former WEC featherweight champ and top UFC bantamweight Urijah Faber is set to face Japanese fighter Masanori Kanehara at UFC Fight Night 52 in Saitama, Japan.  The bout, first reported by fightsportasia.com, will be Faber's first since his win earlier this month over top-10 UFC 135lb'er Alex 'Bruce Leeroy' Caceres. That win solidified 'The California Kid's...
July 29th 2014

Hendricks talks rematches w/ Lawler and St-Pierre

UFC welterweight champ Johny Hendricks is set to make his first title defence against the man he defeated to capture the belt back in March, Robbie Lawler. It has been hinted that the bout will take place in early 2015. Before this past weekend's UFC on FOX 12 main event it was undetermined whether Hendricks would be facing Lawler or Matt Brown in his next fight....
July 28th 2014

Twitter Review: UFC on FOX 12

This past weekend's UFC on FOX 12 event in San Jose, California saw an incredible welterweight showdown between Matt Brown and Robbie Lawler. In the end it was Lawler who walked away with the decision win and earn himself a rematch with current champ Johny Hendricks, but both men saw their stock improve with the performances they put on. UFC president Dana White...