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July 29th 2014

Faber welcomes Masanori Kanehara to the UFC in September

Former WEC featherweight champ and top UFC bantamweight Urijah Faber is set to face Japanese fighter Masanori Kanehara at UFC Fight Night 52 in Saitama, Japan.  The bout, first reported by fightsportasia.com, will be Faber's first since his win earlier this month over top-10 UFC 135lb'er Alex 'Bruce Leeroy' Caceres. That win solidified 'The California Kid's...
July 29th 2014

Hendricks talks rematches w/ Lawler and St-Pierre

UFC welterweight champ Johny Hendricks is set to make his first title defence against the man he defeated to capture the belt back in March, Robbie Lawler. It has been hinted that the bout will take place in early 2015. Before this past weekend's UFC on FOX 12 main event it was undetermined whether Hendricks would be facing Lawler or Matt Brown in his next fight....
July 28th 2014

Twitter Review: UFC on FOX 12

This past weekend's UFC on FOX 12 event in San Jose, California saw an incredible welterweight showdown between Matt Brown and Robbie Lawler. In the end it was Lawler who walked away with the decision win and earn himself a rematch with current champ Johny Hendricks, but both men saw their stock improve with the performances they put on. UFC president Dana White...
July 28th 2014

Dana says Hendricks vs Lawler II could happen in early 2015

Robbie Lawler secured his championship rematch with UFC welterweight title holder Johny Hendricks this past weekend with a hard-fought decision victory over the incredibly tough Matt Brown. "I didn't see that one coming, what a fight," said UFC president Dana White in a post-event interview with FOX Sports. "I actually think Matt Brown moves up in the rankings with...
July 28th 2014

Cage Warriors returns to Dublin on August 16th

Leading European MMA promotion Cage Warriors is set to return to Dublin, Ireland next month with Cage Warriors 70. The Republic or Ireland capital recently experienced an epidemic of mixed martial arts fever when the UFC visited the city with a main event fight featuring home country hero Conor McGregor - a former two-division Cage Warriors champion. Now, with the...
July 27th 2014

Report: UFC on FOX 12 - main card

Josh Thomson vs Bobby Green Thomson and Green kicked off the UFC on FOX 12 main card with mostly a feeling-out process in the first round of their fight, the most eventful occurrence coming when the fight was paused briefly after Josh took an accidental eye poke. In the second, Green started to turn the entertainment up a notch by channeling the Diaz brothers and...