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August 23rd 2010

Quick Q&A with Georges St. Pierre

Georges St. Pierre revealed a surprising thing in a quick chat with Fighters Only this weekend - he doesn’t do strength and conditioning. At least, not for his fighting. He does have a weightlifting regime but this is to make him “more marketable”.Connor Cordova had a few quick words with the UFC welterweight champion, who just finished a six-week...
August 23rd 2010

GSP: "A fight with Anderson is not on my radar"

UFC welterweight champion Georges St. Pierre says a fight with Anderson Silva is “not on [the] radar” and will not be happening any time soon.The fight had been rumoured heavily early this year and was discussed publicly by UFC president Dana White several times. But Anderson’s performance at the UFC 112 event in Abu Dhabi dampened White’s...
August 23rd 2010

Boxing and MMA greats give their thoughts on Couture vs Toney

Some of the biggest names in boxing and MMA have come together to offer their opinions on this weekend’s fight with UFC Hall of Fame inductee Randy Couture on August 28th.  There is more than money and a W at stake - the winner will earn bragging rights for his combat sport discipline, and that is probably more important to the fans than anything...
August 23rd 2010

Strikeforce Houston in review: Poor refereeing marrs good fights

by David Bateman Refereeing decisions marred the weekend’s biggest MMA event, Strikeforce Houston: King Mo v Feijao. Two of the fights on the main card of the event were impacted by the sub-standard officiating on display. Bobby Lashley v Brad Griggs was the first to suffer.  With one minute remaining in the second round, referee Jon Schorle opted to stand...
August 23rd 2010

Sakara vs Rivera moved to UFC 122

Alessio Sakara and Jorge Rivera will meet on the UFC 122 show taking place in Germany, it was reported today. The fight was supposed to happen this weekend but was moved back to November because of an injury Rivera sustained in training.News of the move was reported by the Boston Herald today. Rivera lives and trains in the Boston area and the Herald has strong links...
August 23rd 2010

Vitor Belfort returns in November

Vitor Belfort has confirmed that he will be returning to the UFC cage for a November fight - but it won’t be for the middleweight title as Anderson Silva is out of action until early 2011.Belfort, who has been away from competition for several months after undergoing surgery on his shoulder, was originally supposed to be coming back from his layoff straight...
August 23rd 2010

Rampage lashes out at King Mo, beef continues

Quinton ‘Rampage’ Jackson wasted no time in sending a message to Muhammad ‘King Mo’ Lawal when he lost his Strikeforce light-heavyweight title on Saturday night - but it wasn’t one of commiseration.“@KingMO_GDP that's what u get 4 talking shit ,u nipple ring wearing bitch, now keep my name out Yo mouth before I crash u lil...