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October 15th 2014

Anderson says he won't stand to be disrespected by Diaz

With Anderson Silva's return to MMA competition just three-and-a-half months away, the former UFC middleweight champion hosted a special UFC press conference yesterday to discuss his time out from the sport, his feelings about his return and more. "Fighting Nick Diaz is going to be an MMA fight," explained Anderson. "He's a jiu-jitsu specialist, he's got great...
October 15th 2014

Lorenzo says he's "never seen Anderson as motivated" as he is now

Former number-one pound-for-pound MMA fighter Anderson Silva is set to make his return to competition at UFC 183 against Nick Diaz next year. The Brazilian has been on the sidelines recovering from a broken leg which he suffered in his UFC 168 rematch with current middleweight champ Chris Weidman. "We purposefully let Anderson go off after his injury because it was...
October 14th 2014

Belfort says people will be "surprised" by his return performance

UFC middleweight contender Vitor Belfort has been positioned for a shot at the title ever since his last win in November 2013 when he defeated decorated MMA veteran Dan Henderson via head kick KO. Unfortunately, issues with the Nevada Athletic Commission and an injured champion Chris Weidman have seen his shot pushed back several times to where it is now expected to...
October 14th 2014

[Video] UFC press conference with Anderson Silva

Former UFC middleweight champion Anderson 'The Spider' Silva is set to make his long-awaited return at UFC 183 against Nick Diaz on January 31st 2015. Silva has not competed in MMA since December last year when suffered a broken leg in a rematch against Chris Weidman at UFC 168. Today Anderson hosts a special press conference to answer questions from media regarding...
October 14th 2014

Alex Enlund says he'll be "bringing the belt home" at CWFC 73

Cage Warriors Fighting Championship (CWFC) have confirmed that Alex Enlund and Nad Narimani will fight for the promotion's vacant featherweight title at Cage Warriors 73 on November 1st. The bout between Enlund and Narimani will feature as the co-headline fight on the card, with a second title fight between lightweight champion Stevie Ray and challenger Curt...
October 14th 2014

Undefeated Brit Walter Gahadza "excited" for BAMMA debut

BAMMA have confirmed undefeated Walter 'The Sniper' Gahadza will be making his promotional debut against Mickael Lebout at BAMMA 17 on December 6th at from the Victoria Warehouse in Manchester, England. Britain's Gahadza trains out of TSG in Essex and is a training partner of current BAMMA welterweight and former UFC contender Paul 'Semtex' Daley. He currently...
October 14th 2014

Bulgaria joins the IMMAF

The Bulgarian Federation of Mixed Martial Arts (BFMMA) have become the latest group to join the International Mixed Martial Arts Federation (IMMAF). The BFMMA was recently elected as the national federation to represent Bulgaria in the IMMAF and meets the criteria of being a non-profit, democratic organization. The IMMAF is now represented in Austria, Belgium,...
October 13th 2014

Twitter Review: Bellator 128 & WSOF 14

The MMA world's attention was fixed on Bellator and World Series of Fighting this past weekend as Bellator 128 went down on Friday October 10th in Oklahoma, followed by WSOF 14 in Alberta, Canada the following day. In the Bellator 128 main event, Joe Warren upset Eduardo Dantas to unify his interim bantamweight championship, while Michael Page remained undefeated in...