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October 8th 2014

Hidden Gems: October 10th & 11th

We may not be seeing another UFC event until later this month when UFC 179 hits Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on October 25th, but that doesn't mean there won't be plenty of MMA action to keep fans satisfied in the meantime.  Read below for a couple of picks from Fighters Only of fights hardcore fans won't want to miss this weekend. Bellator 128 Nah-Shon Burrell vs...
October 8th 2014

Hardy interested in return at lightweight against Diego Sanchez

British MMA veteran Dan Hardy has impressed in his new role as commentator for the UFC's Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) division. Despite not having competed himself since September 2012 due to health issues, Dan seems hopeful that he will be cleared to step inside the Octagon as a fighter again by next year. "I'm looking at getting cleared the beginning of...
October 8th 2014

[Video] Fight Motion: UFC Fight Night 54

UFC Fight Night 54 went down in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada this past Saturday, headlined by a welterweight fight between Rory MacDonald and Tarec Saffiedine. In this new Fight Motion video you can see the slow-motion highlights from the main card fights at the Scotiabank Centre on October 4th. Watch the full video below. ...
October 8th 2014

Wanderlei says he has "good relationship" with Dana, would refuse UFC Hall of Fame spot

MMA legend Wanderlei Silva has been relatively quiet since simultaneously announcing his retirement from mixed martial arts and speaking out against what he feels is the disrespect and underpayment of fighters by the UFC. Now, despite his somewhat inflammatory remarks regarding his former employers, the former PRIDE champion has explained that his relationship with...
October 7th 2014

Cody Gibson discusses TMZ video of Vegas street fight

A video has emerged of a recent street fight involving UFC bantamweight Cody Gibson outside a bar in Las Vegas, Nevada. Watch the full video below. “When I woke up this morning, I definitely had that pit in the bottom of my stomach, like, ‘Holy crap. Could I be that guy?’ You know, who gets fired over some stupid stuff,” Gibson said in an interview on...
October 7th 2014

Bermudez thinks McGregor getting next title shot is "bulls**t"

UFC president Dana White recently hinted on UFC.com that Irish MMA star Conor McGregor could be next in line for a shot at the 145lb title after current champ Jose Aldo faces Chad Mendes at UFC 179 later this month. With contenders like Frankie Edgar and Cub Swanson currently ranked ahead of Conor, there have been many opposing him getting the next shot. One...
October 7th 2014

Gustafsson responds to negative comments from Swedish fans

The UFC's most recent visit to Sweden with UFC Fight Night 53, despite featuring several native fighters who have looked good as of late, didn't go so well for the home side. The main card looked especially bad, with all three Swedish fighters featured coming out on the losing end of their contests and main event favourite from neighbouring Iceland Gunnar Nelson...