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September 29th 2014

[Video] Training with Sweden's top MMA team

Following on from a stacked card this past weekend, the UFC's next show is set to take place in Stockholm, Sweden as part of an even double-bill on October 4th (the other card taking place on the same day in Nova Scotia, Canada. UFC Fight Night 53 will feature several home-grown fighters - all teammates of top UFC light heavyweight Alexander Gustafsson. In this new...
September 26th 2014

UFC Fight Week returns to Vegas in July 2015

The UFC has confirmed its popular International Fight Week will return to Las Vegas next year, July 7-12.  Signature events such as UFC Fan Expo, an Official Pool Party with Octagon girls and open workouts with UFC athletes will headline the week-long festivities. The event will conclude with a weekend of stacked fight cards, including UFC 189 on Saturday July...
September 26th 2014

CARIASO INSISTS BIGGEST UPSET OF 2014 IS JUST HOURS AWAY

Chris Cariaso buys into 2014 being the UFC's 'year of the upset', and insists tomorrow night his winning performance against current flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson will top the lot. There has already been at least a dozen underdog success stories inside the Octagon in 2014, most recently via Rafael dos Anjos, who TKO'd former lightweight champion Benson...
September 26th 2014

BAMMA signs undefeated Walter Gahadza

BAMMA has confirmed the signing of undefeated welterweight fighter Walter 'The Sniper' Gahadza.  Gahadza brings a perfect 14-0 pro MMA record to the UK-based promotion. He has been described by top-ranked 170lb fighter Paul 'Semtex' Daley as "the future of the Welterweight division". His deal with BAMMA is an 18-month contract. "The Welterweight division has just...
September 26th 2014

[Video] McGregor and Poirier have heated staredown

The beef between UFC featherweights Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier has been raging for some time now, and it will come to a head when they fight at UFC 178 this weekend. But the two men almost came to blows during this week's UFC 178 media day when they, along with all the other high-profile fighters from the stacked September 27th card, faced-off for photo...
September 26th 2014

Faber confirms Kampmann as new Team Alpha Male head coach

The fighters at Team Alpha Male finally have a new head coach to replace Duane 'Bang' Ludwig, who left the team earlier this year to pursue his dream of running his own gym in his home state of Colorado. Team leader and UFC bantamweight fighter Urijah Faber confirmed that fellow UFC veteran Martin Kampmann would be making the move to coach the team earlier today....
September 26th 2014

Full UFC 178 weigh-in video

UFC 178 goes down at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas this weekend and is one of the most stacked cards of the year. In the main event, Demetrious Johnson will put his flyweight title on the line against Chris Cariaso. Also on the card, both Dominick Cruz and Cat Zingano will return after long lay-offs due to injury, Donald Cerrone will welcome former...
September 26th 2014

Gambling Guide: UFC 178

Despite with the loss of the original Jon Jones vs Daniel Cormier main event, UFC 178 is still one of the most eagerly anticipated cards of the year. If Jones and Cormier had remained in place then it could have been the best line up in recent years. I see plenty of betting opportunities on this card and the chance to make a little green. Let’s break each fight...
September 26th 2014

Zingano believes she has "more heart" than Nunes

Cat Zingano displayed a fiery fighting spirit in her UFC debut against Miesha Tate back in April last year. Now the #1-ranked UFC female bantamweight is preparing to step inside the cage for the first time since her TKO win over Tate against top-10 opponent Amanda Nunes. The two female fighters had a heated staredown at yesterday's pre-fight media day. In an...
September 26th 2014

[Video] Friday Fight: Alvarez vs Ebanez

Former Bellator lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez is set to make his UFC debut tomorrow against Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone at UFC 178. Eddie has long been considered among the very best fighters outside of the UFC and fans are now extremely excited to see what the always-aggressive Eddie can do against the elite of the UFC's 155lb division. In this week's Fighters Only...