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August 21st 2014

[Video] Cage Warriors fighter profile: Pannie Kianzad

Tomorrow at Cage Warriors 71 in Amman, Jordan, undefeated female fighter Pannie Kianzad will make her promotional debut against Dutch judoka Megan Van Houtum. In an exclusive video, Cage Warriors commentator Brad Wharton sits down with Pannie for an in-depth one-on-one conversation. "I was really excited when I heard I was going to fight [for Cage Warriors]," says...
August 21st 2014

[Video] UFC Fight Night: Nelson vs Story preview

The UFC will visit Stockholm, Sweden for the third time on October 4th with UFC Fight Night 53. Headlining the card will be a welterweight bout between Gunnar Nelson and Rick Story. Icelandic fighter Gunnar Nelson is currently undefeated in pro MMA with a record of 13-0-1. His last win came via submission against Zak Cummings at UFC Fight Night: Dublin in July. A...
August 21st 2014

[Video] Q&A w/ Dana White & Ronda Rousey

This weekend, the UFC hosts a Fight Night card in Macau, China headlined by Michael Bisping and Cung Le.  But before the big show goes down on Saturday August 23rd, UFC president Dana White and female bantamweight champ Ronda Rousey sat down with the media in the Eastern nation to answer questions ranging from the signing of Eddie Alvarez to who would win in a...
August 21st 2014

Danny Mitchell says he'll "do England proud" in China

UK welterweight Danny Mitchell is set to face TUF: China finalist Wang Sai over in Macau on this weekend's UFC Fight Night 48 card, which is headlined by Cung Le and Mitchell's fellow UK fighter Michael Bisping. The 28-year-old from Doncaster knows it's time to show the world what he can do and put his controversial loss to Igor Araujo behind him. "It's great to be...
August 21st 2014

Machida camp "love" potential fight with Rockhold

A middleweight bout between top-five fighters Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida is reportedly in the works. “Luke Rockhold and Lyoto Machida is being discussed," Rockhold's teammate, Daniel Cormier, revealed on UFC Tonight. "Both are very open to it. I’d like to propose that they fight on UFC on FOX [13] in Phoenix or [UFC 181] with [Chris] Weidman and [Vitor]...
August 20th 2014

One FC's Chan Reach saves woman from gang of muggers

Chan Reach is a young MMA talent from Cambodia who is set to make his pro debut at One FC: Rise of the Kingdom next month in his home country. But before he had the chance to display his skills on a big stage, Reach found himself putting them to use on the street this past weekend as, on Saturday August 16th, the A-Fighter Gym head coach successfully fought off a...
August 20th 2014

'Cowboy' Cerrone excited by Eddie Alvarez fight

Donald Cerrone may be onto his third opponent in as many weeks ahead of UFC 178, but admitted to Fighters Only that confirmation of former Bellator champion Eddie Alvarez as his next challenge last night made him happy. ‘Cowboy’ was originally linked with a fight against unbeaten Russian sensation Khabib Nurmagomedov at the MGM Grand on September 27th, only for...
August 20th 2014

Cerrone thanks Alvarez for signing and taking fight at UFC 178

Now-former Bellator lightweight champ Eddie Alvarez is set to make his long-awaited UFC debut against Donald Cerrone at UFC 178 next month, and it seems both men couldn't be happier about the situation. After news of the fight broke yesterday, Cerrone took to Twitter to personally thank his upcoming opponent:  So @Ealvarezfight Thank you Thank you Thank you for...