Mixed Martial Arts News Archive

TITLE POSTED SOURCE
Report: Oliveira suffered esophageal tear
Report: Oliveira suffered esophageal tear
Dr. Jeff Davidson, a UFC medical consultant who worked the event, told MMAjunkie that Charles Oliveira suffered a micro-tear of his esophagus in the fight.
08/24/2015
Rogan: I don't argree with Holm vs. Rousey
Rogan: I don't argree with Holm vs. Rousey
Joe Rogan: "I don't agree with that fight...That Holly Holm fight. I don't think that's smart. I would have gone with Amanda Nunes before Holly Holm."
08/24/2015
Cote, Stout top Reebok-sponsor pay for UFC Fight Night 74
Cote, Stout top Reebok-sponsor pay for UFC Fight Night 74
When the UFC finalized the terms of it's Reebok deal with the athletes, it was decided that fighters would be paid based on tenure. Here are the numbers for UFN 74.
08/24/2015
Hero blue belt describes subduing terrorist
Hero blue belt describes subduing terrorist
"I turned around and I saw he had what looked to be an AK-47. It looked like it was jammed or it wasn't working and he was trying to charge the weapon."
08/24/2015
Alves vs. Henderson official for UFC in Korea
Alves vs. Henderson official for UFC in Korea
Tonight the UFC made official a rumored bout between Benson Henderson and Thiago Alves. The welterweight bout will main event UFC Fight Night Korea.
08/24/2015
Cote, Burkman, Arantes, & Perez earn $50k bonuses
Cote, Burkman, Arantes, & Perez earn $50k bonuses
On the FOX Sports 1 post-fight show for UFC Fight Night 74 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada the post fight bonuses were revealed.
08/24/2015
Holloway wins in first with Oliveria injury
Holloway wins in first with Oliveria injury
The main event of UFC Fight Night 74 in Saskatchewan, Canada featured a featherweight fight between top contenders Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira.
08/23/2015
Complete UFC Fight Night 74 results
Complete UFC Fight Night 74 results
UFC Fight Night 74 took place Sunday, August 24th in Saskatchewan, Canada and featured a main event bout between Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira.
08/23/2015
Perez retires after first UFC win
Perez retires after first UFC win
Frankie Perez earned the most dominant victory of his career, TKOing Sam Stout in the first round. Then announced his retirement in his post-fight interview with Jon Anik.
08/23/2015
CroCop says he is fighting Anthony Hamilton in Korea
CroCop says he is fighting Anthony Hamilton in Korea
Mirko Filipovic has announced that he is fighting Anthony Hamilton at a UFC Fight pass event on Nov. 28, 2015 in Seoul, South Korea. It will mark the UFC debut in Korea.
08/23/2015
Drug czar: Use of IVs could result in 2 year ban
Drug czar: Use of IVs could result in 2 year ban
UFC VP of athlete health and performance Jeff Novitzky said recently on The MMA Hour, that a fighter who violates the IV ban could be suspended for up to two years.
08/23/2015
Weidman on Silva: People don't like liars
Weidman on Silva: People don't like liars
Chris Weidman: "Everybody messes up, so people understand that. But people don't like liars. So if you mess up, man, just be honest. People respect that."
08/23/2015
Correia calls out Tate
Correia calls out Tate
Bethe Correia is hoping now that Holly Holm was chosen to fight Ronda Rousey, that it will leave Miesha Tate open for a fight so they can settle unfinished business.
08/22/2015
Hero serviceman on train is BJJ blue belt, choked out terrorist
Hero serviceman on train is BJJ blue belt, choked out terrorist
”Spencer got to the guy first and grabbed the guy by the neck ... Everybody just started beating the guy while Spencer held the chokehold until he went unconscious.”
08/22/2015
All fighters but one make weight for UFN 74
All fighters but one make weight for UFN 74
UFC Fight Night 74 fighter weigh-ins streamed live on The UG courtesy of the UFC on SATURDAY, Aug 22 at 6 p.m. ET (3 p.m. PT, 4 p.m. CST local time).
08/22/2015
Anik: Without White, MMA might not be here
Anik: Without White, MMA might not be here
Jonathan Shrager talks with Jon Anik regarding his career within broadcasting, his original media work within the boxing domain, and the transition into the realm of MMA.
08/22/2015
Burkman: Last two fights, it's been $#!^^y
Burkman: Last two fights, it's been $#!^^y
Josh Burkman: “They’ve given me an opportunity to try to show that I’m at a high level; unfortunately I haven’t come into those performances ready to perform."
08/22/2015
Hardy predicts start of great rivalry on Sunday
Hardy predicts start of great rivalry on Sunday
"Every great fighter benefits from a closely matched rival ... I think this will be the case for many months if not years to come for Max Holloway and Charles Oliveira."
08/22/2015
Holly Holm: I don't care why the UFC chose me
Holly Holm: I don't care why the UFC chose me
Holly Holm: "Maybe it's because they really feel I'm ready. I don't really care too much of the why. I just want to make the best of the situation."
08/22/2015
Win a free trip to UFC 191 from Draft Kings!
Win a free trip to UFC 191 from Draft Kings!
Draft 5 fighters under the $50,000 salary cap from this weekend's UFC Fight Night 74 event to enter. The top 24 players win money guaranteed and the winner gets the trip.
08/22/2015
Oliveira: Win on Sunday puts me one fight from title shot
Oliveira: Win on Sunday puts me one fight from title shot
Charles Oliveira fights Max Holloway at UFC Fight Night 74 on Sunday, and thinks that a win over the Hawaiian will put him one fight from title shot.
08/21/2015
Jedrzejczyk vs. Gadelha on Jan 2 at UFC 195
Jedrzejczyk vs. Gadelha on Jan 2 at UFC 195
UFC women's strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk will fight Claudia Gadelha, provided the Brazilian recovers in time from a finger injury.
08/21/2015
Holloway: I'm the best striker in the world
Holloway: I'm the best striker in the world
Today Max Holloway spoke to the media before his main event fight on Sunday and made a bold statement about his striking skills.
08/21/2015
8-yr old TKD student helps save mom's life
8-yr old TKD student helps save mom's life
Fortunately for one mother, her eight year old daughter used kicks she learned as a tae kwon do student to help fend off an attacker long enough for her mother to fight back.
08/21/2015
Joe Doerksen retires
Joe Doerksen retires
Joe Doerksen: “No more punches in the face, at least not for money. I can still tie my shoes and remember my name, and I think I’m going to quit while I’m ahead.”
08/21/2015