Rampage off to Manila, for a party, not to sign with ONE FC

 

Following an 0-3 run in the UFC and a feud with president Dana White, Quinton "Rampage" Jackson began to look for a new home. White had said Jackson "needs to go somewhere where the people make him happy."

The happy place was thought by many to be ONE FC, based on the exchange below.

@rampage4real
It's gonna feel good putting this chain back on...Big news coming real soon.

Victor Cui @victoronefc
Looking fwd to seeing u next month!

The three most obvious suitors for a free agent of Rampage's standing are Bellator MMA, ONE FC, and WSoF. WSoF president Ray Sefo said they could not afford him. ONE FC is putting most of it's efforts into the lower weight classes. And Bellator CEO Bjorn Rebney has publcicly expressed interest in Rampage.

However, MMA Mania's James Goyder points out that Rampage and ONE FC CEO Victor Cui are both attending a KOTC after party in Manila, so the Twitter exchange had less significance than is being attributed to it - sometimes a party in Manila is just a party in Manila.

A public announcement from Bellator is expected shorlty.

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KingofBJJ site profile image  

6/4/13 6:43 PM by KingofBJJ

An 0-3 run?  What idiot wrote this trash?  If it was anything but casual fans, who know his record, people would think he only had three fights in the UFC and lost all of them.

TheRaider site profile image  

6/4/13 2:31 PM by TheRaider

Get his head punted by Melvin or get Karate chopped by Seth.

PhuketTopTeam site profile image  

6/4/13 2:26 PM by PhuketTopTeam

wow RAMPAGE signs with bellator, seems this article on FSA about rumors of him signing with ONE FC basically prompted BELLATOR to release they had signed RAMPAGE

MasterofMartialArts site profile image  

6/4/13 11:49 AM by MasterofMartialArts

So is this thread a troll? Why is there another thread saying he is signing with Bellator? What is it?

Haulport site profile image  

6/4/13 11:44 AM by Haulport

Correcto, Senor........

Anderson P. Sonnen site profile image  

6/4/13 11:40 AM by Anderson P. Sonnen

Rampage vs Mo FTW

Señor Penis site profile image  

6/4/13 11:35 AM by Señor Penis

Because there are soccer kicks involved. A totally different mma. The REAL MMA. LIKE PRIDEFC, YOU FUCKING BOZO.

joshirvine718 site profile image  

6/4/13 10:57 AM by joshirvine718

Helwani just announced he signed with Bellator.

UGCTT_5 for fighting site profile image  

6/4/13 10:07 AM by UGCTT_5 for fighting

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r_o_y site profile image  

6/4/13 9:30 AM by r_o_y

Yes! Exactly!If anything was going to be like pride it was dream. That's dead now and so is pride. Just let it go people...



 

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