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November 30th 2010

Exclusive: Marquardt responds to Dana, calls out Wanderlei

Nate Marquardt has issued an exclusive statement to Fighters Only in order to address some issues surround him at present, including the criticism levelled at his last performance and his hopes for a ‘stand and bang’ fight with Wanderlei Silva (“I will knock him out!”)The UFC middleweight is coming off a decision loss to Yushin Okami at UFC...
November 30th 2010

Lee Murray sentence increased by 15 years

Lee Murray has had his prison sentence increased by fifteen years.The former UFC and Cage Rage fighter was jailed for ten years in June this year following a trial in Morocco for his part in a multi-million pound robbery in the UK four years ago.Murray fled to Morocco because he has Moroccan citizenship through his father and Morocco has no extradition treaty with...
November 30th 2010

Gustafsson vs TeHuna at UFC 127

Alexander Gustafsson has been matched with James TeHuna for the UFC’s show in Australia on February 27th.The fight was revealed to Fighters Only by sources close to the bout.Swedish light-heavyweight Gustafsson (pictured) is 10-1 overall and 2-1 in the UFC. He is 1-1 in his last two and is coming off a submission win over Cyril Diabatte at UFC 120.TeHuna is...
November 30th 2010

DREAM/K-1 woes continue, investment fails to materialise

Japanese mega-promoter Fighting Entertainment Group, parent company of K-1 and DREAM, has suffered a new setback, according to a long-established Japanese agent. The agent says that the much-trumpeted deal with investment bank PUJI has come to naught and that the investment bank has said that it can do nothing for FEG.Earlier this year FEG made headlines when it...
November 30th 2010

Mike Kyle in to face Antonio Silva this weekend

Mike ‘Mak’ Kyle (18-7) will replace the injured Valentijn Overeem and take on Antonio ‘Big Foot’ Silva (14-2) at ‘Strikeforce: Henderson vs. Babalu’ this Saturday, December 4th at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri.Overeem, the older brother of Strikeforce heavyweight champion Alistair Overeem, withdrew Saturday after...
November 29th 2010

Sakara explains UFC 122 pullout, blames tuna

Alessio Sakara has explained his withdrawal from the Jorge Rivera fight at UFC 122 and outlining why the pullout cost him more than fans realise.“Its been almost two weeks since what happened. I am in still in delusion over everything that happened in Germany so I decided to tell everyone what happened,” he said in a video blog posted at the...
November 29th 2010

FightZone TV to air MMA Awards 2010 highlights

FightZone TV is once again proud to sponsor The “Fighters Only Magazine” World Mixed Martial Arts Awards taking place Wednesday, December 1, 2010 at The Pearl inside the Palms Casino Resort at 7:30 p.m.FightZone TV’s Vegas based MMA 30 program with Host Dave Farra will be there to capture all the action and highlights from the Red Carpet Ceremonies...
November 29th 2010

World MMA Awards 2010: Betting Lines

Betting lines are out for the World Mixed Martial Arts 2010, courtesy of Fight Odds.The people at Fight Odds have calculated the odds for the most prestigious categories and these can be found at Bookmaker.com, BetOnFighting.com and many other betting sites.Here’s the odds for the World MMA Awards 2010 as presented by Fighters Only at The Pearl in the Palms,...

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