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September 9th 2014

Between the Sheets: Rockhold says he's willing to fight at 205lb

UFC middleweight Luke Rockhold is closing in on a title shot and could potentially be next in line with a convincing win over Michael Bisping, who he is set to face at UFC Fight Night 55 on November 8th. The #5-ranked 185lb speaks exclusively to Fighters Only magazine inside the current issue about his standing on championship matches and even goes so far as to say...
September 9th 2014

[Video] Cage Warriors 72 (trailer)

Leading European MMA promotion Cage Warriors Fighting Championship (CWFC) will be heading to Wales in the UK for the second time this year with Cage Warriors 72 this coming Saturday. In the main event, Nicolas Dalby will be putting his welterweight title on the line against Gael Grimaud. Also on the card, top British talent Cory Tait will face Toni Tarau, while...
September 9th 2014

Moraga says he still needs to "adapt better to MMA"

#5-ranked UFC flyweight John Moraga got himself back in the win column last Friday night with a submission win over Justin Scoggins. The victory comes off the back of his June TKO loss to fellow former 125lb title challenger John Dodson. “I had a chip on my shoulder coming into this fight. I feel like in my last fight with Dodson, I made one mistake and my...
September 9th 2014

ONE FC returns to Malaysia in October

Asia’s largest mixed martial arts promotion, One FC, has confirmed they will be returning to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for the second time this year with an event on October 17th at the Stadium Putra. The fight card will feature a main event clash between featherweights Marat Gafurov and Rob Lisita. Also, Malaysia’s own Ev Ting meets Edward Kelly in the co-main...
September 9th 2014

UFC Fight Night 50 peaks with 1.1 million viewers

This past weekend's UFC Fight Night 50 event, which saw Ronaldo 'Jacare' Mousasi pull off an impressive submission win over fellow top middleweight contender Gegard Mousasi, received a peak audience of 1,068,000 total viewers. The main card (10pm-12am ET) posted a .73 household rating, averaging 911,000 total viewers, which is an increase of 12% compared to the...
September 8th 2014

Twitter Review: UFC & Bellator

This past weekend was among the most packed of the year thus far for MMA fans, with the UFC and Bellator among the events taking place. In the state of Connecticut on Friday night, UFC Fight Night 50 took place at the Foxwoods Resort Casino while Bellator 123 was held at the Mohegan Sun Arena. See below for our pick of the highlights from Twitter. UFC Fight Night...
September 8th 2014

Gustafsson joins Bisping & Pickett at Seni 2014 in London

Last week Fighters Inc. confirmed Michael Bisping’s attendance to Seni 2014, The Combat and Strength Show, fresh off his latest win. UFC talents Bisping and London’s very own Brad Pickett will now be joined by Sweden’s Alexander Guftafsson. Gustafsson said, “It doesn’t seem like yesterday I was competing at The 02 Arena, London, the UK fans were great and...
September 8th 2014

Results: M-1 Challenge 51

M-1 Challenge 51 took place at Izhorets Stadium in Kolpino, Moscow, Russia on Sunday September 7th. In the main event Russia's own Vyacheslav Vasilevsky and Ramazam Emeev fought for the promotion's middleweight title. After three rounds of action, the challenger Vasilevsky was able to stop the defending champ Emeev in the fourth to become the new champ. Also...
September 7th 2014

Results: Invicta FC 8

Invicta FC held their first event to be broadcast on the UFC Fight Pass network on Saturday September 6th with Invicta FC 8, featuring two title fights. In the main event, atomweight champ Michelle Waterson successfully defended her belt by putting a beat-down on Japanese veteran Yasuko Tamada. 'The Karate Hottie' became the first ever woman to stop Tamada, ending...