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December 2nd 2014

Gunnar Nelson discusses loss to Story, eyeing return in late Feb.

UFC welterweight Gunnar Nelson suffered the first loss of his pro MMA career back in October at UFC Fight Night 53 to Rick Story via split-decision. The reserved athlete from Iceland has remained off the radar since the defeat, but Fighters Only managed to speak with Gunnar earlier this week while he was in Denmark giving MMA seminars for the UFC. "I've taken maybe...
December 2nd 2014

Yves Edwards comments on decision to retire from MMA

This past Sunday, 38-year-old UFC veteran Yves Edwards announced his retirement from pro MMA competition. His official statement was made via a post on Facebook. "Fighting has been a part of my life ever since I was 17 and that makes this a hard pill to swallow but it's time for me to end this chapter and move on to the next part of my life," Yves wrote on his...
December 2nd 2014

Coker confirms Bellator considering pursuing Brock Lesnar

Rumours have been circling recently of a potential MMA return for former UFC heavyweight champ Brock Lesnar, once his current contract with pro wrestling promotion World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is up following Wrestlemania 31 in March next year. UFC president Dana White has made it clear they'd be willing to bring Brock back, but now a new horse has now...
December 1st 2014

Wanderlei speaks out about UFC contract, gives support to Rampage

Retired MMA icon Wanderlei Silva has been experiencing some difficulties in his professional life over the second half of 2014. Following his lifetime banning from MMA by the Nevada Athletic Commission (NAC) as the result of refusing to take a random drug test, Silva's relationship with the UFC appeared to turn sour. 'Wandy' was then set to appear at a fan event for...
December 1st 2014

[Videos] Countdown to UFC 181

One of the UFC's biggest cards of 2014 is set to take place this coming Saturday with two title fights on display, as welterweight champ Johny Hendricks takes on Robbie Lawler for the second time and lightweight champ Anthony Pettis meets Gilbert Melendez. Watch the full videos below. ...
November 28th 2014

Davis vs Bader set for UFC on FOX 14 in Sweden

A light heavyweight bout between Ryan Bader and Phil Davis has been added to the UFC on FOX 14 event in Stockholm, Sweden. The show will be held at the Tele2 Arena and feature Alexander Gustafsson vs Anthony Johnson as the main event. "I'm going out to get this win and that is exactly what is going to happen," Bader said in a UFC press release. "Phil is a great...

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