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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...
August 19th 2014

Michael Bisping's Top 5 Performances

This weekend sees Michael Bisping return to the Octagon to face Cung Le.  He will be seeking redemption after dropping a decision to Tim Kennedy in April, and also hoping to avoid the first consecutive defeat in his glittering fight career. An eight-year UFC veteran, ‘The Count’ steps into hostile territory in Macao, China on Saturday night to face off against...
August 18th 2014

Joe Duffy back with a bang at Cage Warriors 70

Cage Warriors once again showed why it is widely considered to be Europe's number one MMA promotion on Saturday night, when fans gathering at The Helix in Dublin were treated to another trademark fight card filled with thrills and spills. Here's a quick review of the very best of the action: Joe Duffy vs. Damien Lapilus In the main event, Joe Duffy lived up to his...
August 18th 2014

UFC Fight Night 47 Report And Results

The emergence of yet another legit light heavweight contender, the rebirth of a middleweight mauler, and the switch in fortunes of a lightweight finisher, last weekend's UFC Fight Night card in Bangor, Maine, had it all. Here's a quick review of the main card fights and a breakdown of all the results. Ryan Bader vs. Ovince St Preux Misfiring Ryan Bader retained his...