Mixed Martial Arts News Archive

TITLE POSTED SOURCE
White: TUF 19 the 'worst season' ever
White: TUF 19 the 'worst season' ever
Dana White: “It was without a doubt the worst season and the least motivated the fighters have ever been...But I can say this, at least the fights pick up at the end.”
06/13/2014
White: NSAC will 'bury' Wanderlei Silva
White: NSAC will 'bury' Wanderlei Silva
Dana White: "There's no way in hell they are letting him off. No way in hell. They are going to bury Wanderlei Silva. In my humble opinion. They're going to bury him."
06/13/2014
Longest UFC 174 odds are in the title fight
Longest UFC 174 odds are in the title fight
The longest odds on the entire UFC 174 are in the title fight - Demetrious Johnson (-550) vs. Ali Bagautinov (+425). Many other fights are nearly dead even.
06/13/2014
Woodley: Fast rematch diminishes title credibility
Woodley: Fast rematch diminishes title credibility
Tyron Woodley: "If you saw the NBA finals and it was a great series between the Heat and OKC, you don’t get to run it back just because it was a great last game."
06/13/2014
UFC 174 weigh ins replay and gallery: All fighters make weight
UFC 174 weigh ins replay and gallery: All fighters make weight
The UFC 174 weigh ins streamed live on the UG, Friday at 7:00 PM ET, with Demetrious Johnson, Ali Bagautinov, Rory MacDonald, and Tyron Woodley.
06/13/2014
What sports are coming to Fight Pass?
What sports are coming to Fight Pass?
Dana White: "You might see a lot of combat sports and other things. We're out doing a number of deals, including non-MMA, there's tons of potential."
06/13/2014
White: Bellator PPV did not get 100k PPV buys
White: Bellator PPV did not get 100k PPV buys
Dana White: "He didn't know what the gate was. He doesn't know what his gate was, but he did 100,000 pay-per-view buys? The guy is a f@$%king clown."
06/13/2014
Sanchez tops UFN 42 payroll with $140,000
Sanchez tops UFN 42 payroll with $140,000
Diego Sanchez has three horrible judges to thank for doubling his paycheck at last Saturday's UFC Fight Night 42 in Albuquerque, NM.
06/13/2014
UFC 174 Embeddded, Episode 4
UFC 174 Embeddded, Episode 4
On episode #4 of UFC 174 Embedded, UFC President Dana White checks out a new promo -- then tries his hand at a new video game and gets brutally finished.
06/13/2014
The Art of Submissions
The Art of Submissions
No straight kimuras. No kneebars or achilles locks. No keylocks or heel hooks. Indeed, it seems as though the fight world has become immune to joint locks.
06/13/2014
White: I could give a s--t where Bellator goes
White: I could give a s--t where Bellator goes
Dana White: “If you guys really think we look at Bellator and give a s–t what’s going on or what they’re doing, we don’t. That's just the date we landed on."
06/12/2014
White open to Diaz vs. Silva
White open to Diaz vs. Silva
In the past few weeks Anderson Silva has expressed interest in fighting Nick Diaz, and vice-vera. Today, UFC President Dana White weighed in on the fight.
06/12/2014
Is TUF 19 the season of guys who don't want it?
Is TUF 19 the season of guys who don't want it?
"It's been a long six weeks of people just laying on each other," said BJ Penn. "When I lose a fight, there's a good chance I'm headed to the hospital."
06/12/2014
Gokhan Saki prepared Dutch star for World Cup
Gokhan Saki prepared Dutch star for World Cup
‘Thanks to him, I got back to my optimal weight, like when I was 22,’ said Wesley Sneijder, 30. ‘In terms of footwork and agility, I am back to my old level."
06/12/2014
Munoz signs new four-fight deal with UFC
Munoz signs new four-fight deal with UFC
Today middleweight Mark Munoz announced that has signed a new four fight contract with the UFC. Munoz lost the last bout on his contract to Gegard Mousasi.
06/12/2014
Bellator adjusts tournament structure
Bellator adjusts tournament structure
Going forward winning a Bellator tournament means you can get multiple title shots, without going back and winning another tournament.
06/12/2014
Cormier suffered 50% ACL tear, surgery undecided
Cormier suffered 50% ACL tear, surgery undecided
Daniel Cormier recently got the results back from an MRI; he suffered a 50% tear of his anterior cruciate ligament and a significant tear of his lateral cruciate ligament.
06/12/2014
Nick Diaz to Anderson Silva: Fire your coach
Nick Diaz to Anderson Silva: Fire your coach
Nick Diaz: "I'll tell you what, I think he should fire his trainer and hire himself a boxing trainer that teaches him how to put punches out. I don't talk no s$#!^."
06/12/2014
UFC 174 Embeddded, Episode 3; Bad judging on TUF
UFC 174 Embeddded, Episode 3; Bad judging on TUF
On episode #3 of UFC 174 Embedded, UFC President Dana White and bantamweight champion TJ Dillashaw witness a bad decision and a great finish on the set of TUF.
06/12/2014
Twitter reacts to Chael Sonnen's retirement
Twitter reacts to Chael Sonnen's retirement
"Earned more $ from UFC than most champs, including current champs. Has a job @ FOX, Retired as a TOP 10. Loser, huh?" tweeted Vinny Magalhaes.
06/12/2014
Sonnen announces retirement
Sonnen announces retirement
Chael Sonnen: “I want to take an opportunity to officially announcement my retirement from competitive mixed martial arts. “I had a great time."
06/11/2014
Wanderlei Silva summonsed to appear before NSAC on 6/17
Wanderlei Silva summonsed to appear before NSAC on 6/17
Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) wants to know why UFC light heavyweight Wanderlei Silva allegedly declined to take a surprise drug test.
06/11/2014
Iole: Sonnen's excuse is lame
Iole: Sonnen's excuse is lame
Kevin Iole: "The rest of his comments were nothing more than red herrings that were used in an attempt to obfuscate the real issue."
06/11/2014
Mighty Mouse through Bruce Lee's eyes
Mighty Mouse through Bruce Lee's eyes
The Fight Network's Robin Black channels Bruce Lee to breaks down the elite MMA game of reigning UFC flyweight champion Demetrious Johnson.
06/11/2014
Reem vibing well at Jackson's, welcomed to join
Reem vibing well at Jackson's, welcomed to join
Recently Alistair Overeem has decided to try out the famed Greg Jackson's gym in Albuquerque, New Mexico and so far so good.
06/11/2014