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  1. Mark Coleman Signs 4 Fight Deal with UFC
    UFC Hall-of-Famer Mark Coleman has agreed to a four-fight contract with the Las Vegas-based promotion, The Fight Network has learned. His deal begins with a UFC 87 match against former World...
  2. Swoosh ... Hello Mainstream Rampage doing an add for Nike.
    If there were any lingering doubts as to whether mixed martial arts had hit mainstream America, that issue has been decided in the past seven days. Quinton Jackson (Pictures) will join LeBron James...
  3. Tito Ortiz Casting for "Anytown Throwdown" Reality Show
    UFC light heavyweight Tito Ortiz will give reality television a second chance. Ortiz, who was eliminated during this past week's episode of "The Celebrity Apprentice," is currently casting for a new...
  4. HEATH HERRING DISCUSSES KONGO, FUTURE
    Even Herring, with nearly 60 professional fights, was surprised at the game plan of Kongo, who seemed to be primed for a striking war. “It actually took me towards the end of the first round to even...
  5. Kevin Randleman to make MMA return and could fight Jeff Monson
    Former UFC heavyweight champion, Kevin Randleman, is in negotiations to ink a deal with the Japanese-based World Victory Road promotion to make a return to mixed martial arts action on May 18,...
  6. Evans tabbed to replace Rua at UFC 85
    Rashad Evans (Pictures) is expected to fight Chuck Liddell (Pictures) June 7 in London, England, Sherdog.com confirmed Wednesday. The light heavyweight bout came together just one day after the UFC...
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  7. Xyience Auction Set For April 1
    Xyience, the former UFC sponsor, will go on the auction block April 1. Although a buyer has been found, the agreement is subject to a competitive bidding process that will culminate in a court...
  8. Cro Cop Has opponent!
    Link A little over an hour ago I was contacted by DREAM officials. They informed me that my opponent on March 15 will be Yoshihiro Nakao from Japan. It was very important for me to fight as soon as...
  9. Tito interview about his future with the UFC
    Video Link Basically says that he's done with the UFC and wants to fight Frank Shamrock!
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  10. Melendez vs. Marcello
    http://www.mmaweekly.com/absolutenm/templates/dailynews.asp?articleid=5842&zoneid=13 Masvidal injured, Chute Box Jits coach steps in...
  11. Cro Cop, Sakurai Get New DREAM Opponents; Gomi/Ludwig to Rematch (comments on BJ fight.)
    Im sure most already know what Cro Cop's opponent will be, its the guy that Kissed herring. there are multiple threads on it so i wont bother to paste the story here, however, if you want follow the...
  12. UFC 85 - Rashad Evans vs. Chuck Liddell CONFIRMED
    It’s the fight he’s waited for since he arrived in the UFC back in 2005. On June 7, at the O2 Arena in London, England, unbeaten light heavyweight contender “Sugar” Rashad Evans gets his wish granted...
  13. Heath Herring Staying with UFC, Wants Title Shot
    "He (Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira) just got that title," Herring said. "Let the poor guy enjoy his title a few times before he has to have another battle with me." Herring has already faced Nogueira...
  14. Filho Will Defend Against Sonnen
    Despite announcing this week that he was pulling out of a March 26 WEC middleweight title defense versus Chael Sonnen (Pictures), Paulo Filho (Pictures) will put the belt up after all, the...
  15. Emelianenko and M-1 part ways??
    Don't consider a UFC fight between Fedor Emelianenko and Randy Couture dead just yet. With Couture embroiled in a nasty legal dispute with the UFC and Emelianenko tied to M-1 Global's MMA franchise,...
  16. All 32 cast members for The Ultimate Fighter 7
    In a recent article for Yahoo! Sports, Dave Meltzer takes a look at the upcoming 7th season of the Ultimate Fighter. In the article Meltzer discusses the impact the Ultimate Fighter has had on Mixed...
  17. Fedor a free agent? Not so fast.
    Link On Thursday, new cracks appeared in M-1 Global’s façade. Apy Echteld, a co-manager of Fedor Emelianenko and development executive in the upstart promotion, confirmed to ESPN’s Ryan Hockensmith...
  18. Fedor's Free Agency Fallout
    Confirmation Thursday of a rumor that circulated for weeks has made Fedor Emelianenko the most sought-after free agent in mixed martial arts … again. The move by Emelianenko, first reported by ESPN,...
  19. Cung Le Ready for "Fight of My Life" with Frank Shamrock
    "It's definitely the biggest fight of my life, and I'm very excited about the fight," Le said. "I just can't wait to get in the cage with Frank Shamrock to see how good I really am." "Frank doesn't...
  20. Popularity of Mixed Martial Arts Is Benefiting Wrestling, as Well
    Midway through this wrestling season, Bowie High School sophomore Brandon Tipton won his first match of the year and the second of his career Washington Post Link (Going Mainsream Baby)
  21. The Hack is Trying to bring Anderson Silva down to train at the pit!!!!!!
    WOWWWW if Anderson and Chuck start training together and sparring regularly that will be the most feared camp in MMA http://www.fighthype.com/pages/content2154.html
  22. BET's 'Iron Ring' Debuts on March 18th
    The trailer for BET's new reality show starring celebrity-owned fight teams (Ludacris, Nelly, Floyd Mayweather, T.I., Lil Jon and Dipset) competing in an urban-style UFC/mixed martial arts fight...
  23. Mitsurhiro Ishida (15-3-3) to face Bu Kyung Jung (0-1) added to Dreams Toury as well with Katsuhiko Ngata (3-2) vs Artur Oumakhonov (7-2)
    http://thefightnetwork.com/news_detail.php?nid=6527 March 15 at the Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan. Organizers announced the bout, along with two others – pairing Katsuhiko Nagata (3-2) with...
  24. Toe-to-toe with Dana White
    From the OC Register: “You got all these guys trying to put together companies. M-1 and this and that and all these different (expletive) things. They’ve never even put on a fight, yet. They’ve never...
  25. Liddell - I want to fight Fedor!
    In an exclusive interview with SunSport, ‘The Iceman’ claims Fedor does not live up to his billing as the world’s greatest fighter. Liddell said: “Fedor’s someone I want to fight because he’s someone...
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  26. Dana Not Closing The Door On Ortiz
    Despite the legendary war of words between UFC President Dana White and Tito Ortiz over the last couple years, Dana says the door isn't closed to dealing with Ortiz after what coule be his last UFC...
  27. Kos Expected To Return To UFC, Wants Title Shot
    Now-free agent UFC fighter Josh Koscheck, coming off a win over Dustin Hazelett at UFC 82, recently said that he expects to re-sign with the promotion and also wants a title shot. Kos also took the...
  28. Brad Morris vs. Cain Velasquez @ UFC 83
    On April 19th at Montreal’s sold out Bell Centre, the UFC heavyweight division gets an injection of new blood when newcomers Brad Morris and Cain Velasquez clash in a preliminary bout on the UFC 83:...
  29. Melvin Guillard Posts Rage in the Cage Victory
    Melvin Guillard (21-7-2 MMA, 3-3 UFC), the once-promising UFC lightweight who suffered embarrassing back-to-back defeats in the UFC, rebounded for a vital victory at Friday's Rage in the Cage 105...
  30. Randy Couture Willing to Go Back to the UFC if They Sign Fedor Emelianenko
    On the Bubba the Love Sponge radio show Randy Couture stated that he would be willing to go back to the UFC if they sign, now free agent Fedor Emelianenko. Couture also stated that if he did go back...
  31. CSAC Implements New Rules & Regulations
    Among new rules & regulations being implemented by the CSAC include requiring fighters who want to get or renew fighter licenses to submit urine samples, having the authority to overturn fight...
  32. GIs battle Joes in exhibition fights
    A Command and General Staff College student and an Army Reserve Soldier demonstrated their martial arts prowess at a recent sporting exhibition as part of an Army recruiting event. CGSC student Maj....
  33. New Mark Coleman Interview!
    Very good read. Talks about being inducted at 82, his upcoming battle with Lesnar, training plans, and much more more! Take a look! Click Me
  34. Kim Couture To Make MMA Debut April 5
    Kim Couture is set to make her MMA debut on April 5 in Chael Sonnen’s fight promotion, the Full Contact Fighting Federation. Her opponent, Jessica Cruz, will also be making her MMA debut. Kim Couture...
  35. Shogun: "I'll Be Back Likely In August"
    Mauricio Rua is planning to undergo surgery Saturday, March 8th. He suffered an injury during the training at UFL Academy. "I'm calm, I have to operate, there is no other way, I hope Chuck waits for...
  36. Rich Franklin: ‘Another fight with Anderson wouldn’t be that interesting for fans’
    “Realistically, another fight with Anderson wouldn’t be that interesting for fans. But (fighting) is how I make money. Whenever I’m at the end of my rope and I take a week away from the gym, I’m...
  37. ANDERSON SILVA STANDS ALONE AT MIDDLEWEIGHT
    1. Anderson Silva The questions regarding Anderson Silva now aren’t so much about whom in the middleweight division can defeat him, but who in mixed martial arts? He has had six fights since entering...
  38. Evans Jumped at chance to face Liddell
    Link Fresh off the announcement that Mauricio “Shogun” Rua had to drop out of his fight with Chuck Liddell at UFC 85 due to a recurring knee injury, Rashad Evans got the call to step in as a...
  39. Carneiro, Chonan Sign for UFC Bout @ UFC 85
    Roan Carneiro (Pictures) and Ryo Chonan (Pictures) have signed to fight at UFC 85 on June 7 in London, sources close to both camps have told Sherdog.com. The bout will be a rematch of a Feb. 12,...
  40. Dana White Unleashes Another Tirade
    Yesterday it was the Orange County Register. Today its the the Boston Herald. UFC President Dana White this time takes specific aim at EliteXC Live Events President Gary Shaw as well as clarifies his...
  41. ShoXC Returns 3/21, Malaipet vs. Denny Main Event
    During Saturday's Cage Rage event, it was announced that ShoXC, the developmental promotion for EliteXC, will hold its next event on March 21. The main event announced is Malaipet MTA vs. Thomas...
  42. LOYALTY TO B.J. PENN HAS JOE LAUZON PREPARED
    To prepare for the fight, Lauzon has been working with his Ultimate Fighter coach, current UFC lightweight champion B.J. Penn, with whom Lauzon continues to adjust his fight game. “Working with B.J....
  43. Gilbert Melendez not Fighting Cristiano Marcello on March 29
    Contrary to recent reports, Strikeforce world lightweight champion Gilbert Melendez (13-1) will not be fighting Chute Boxe jiu-jitsu coach Cristiano Marcello (4-2) at a March 29 EliteXC/Strikeforce...
  44. Report: Nick Diaz vs. Jae ‘The Korean Ice Pick’ Lim fight set for March 29
    Nick Diaz will return to action against Jae “The Korean Ice Pick” Lim (9-3) later this month on March 29 as a featured bout on the Shamrock vs. Cung Le card — an event that will be co-promoted by...
  45. The UFC’s New York Seduction Drive: Day 1
    According to this New York Times article, today marks the beginning of the UFC’s public campaign to legalize MMA in New York State. Eleven years after it was banned by killjoy governor George Pataki,...
  46. Rich Franklin training with Hume at AMC in Kirkland
    Rich Franklin is training for Lutter and UFC 83 in Kirkland at AMC Pankration (www.mmawizard.com) with Matt Hume. A friend of a friend just met Hume and Franklin at a restaurant in the Seattle area...
  47. Herman vs. Maia Official; UFC 83 to Feature 11 Bouts
    The UFC today made official the long-rumored UFC 83 bout between middlweights Ed Herman (14-5 MMA, 3-2 UFC) and Demian Maia (6-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC). With the booking, UFC 83 now features a total of 11...
  48. UFC 83 card complete for Montreal PPV event on April 19
    Main card (televised): 185 lbs.: Rich Franklin (22-3) vs. Travis Lutter (9-4) 185 lbs.: Kalib Starnes (8-2-1) vs. Nate Quarry (9-2) 185 lbs.: Michael Bisping (15-1) vs. Charles McCarthy (10-4) 155...
  49. UFC Going To Do Things "Their Way"
    Dana White recently sat down with the Boston Herald to discuss a variety of topics including his disdain for Elite XC president Gary Shaw and the reasons why the UFC hasn't signed on with a major...
  50. Diego Wants Rematch With Koscheck Soon
    Diego Sanchez had an impressive victory against David this past weekend at UFC 82. The win snapped a two fight losing streak for the former original Ultimate Fighter cast member and put him back on...
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