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TITLE DATE POSTED SOURCE
The Road to Jones vs. Belfort
The Road to Jones vs. Belfort
Underground Blogger Jack Brown lays out the three year history that led to Jones vs. Belfort at UFC 152 on September 22, 2012 in Toronto, live on PPV.
09/05/2012 The Underground Blog
Dana White: If Hendo revealed knee injury earlier, 151 might have happened
Dana White: If Hendo revealed knee injury earlier, 151 might have happened
“Dan Henderson knew two weeks before the fight," said Dana White. "And if he had given me those two weeks, like he should have, this fight might have happened.”
09/05/2012 The Underground
White: Trainers don't make great fighters. Talented fighters make trainers
White: Trainers don't make great fighters. Talented fighters make trainers
White wasn't shy about his feelings about Greg Jackson, coach of Jon Jones amongst many other high level MMA athletes at his New Mexico gym.
09/04/2012 fuel.tv
White: UFC 151 fighters were compensated
White: UFC 151 fighters were compensated
Dana White revealed that some of the fighters that were scheduled for UFC 151, but had their fights rescheduled months away, were indeed 'compensated'.
09/04/2012 fuel.tv
One FC adopts full Pride Rules soccer kicks
One FC adopts full Pride Rules soccer kicks
"Effective immediately, ONE FC has adopted full PRIDE rules for soccer kicks. Catch ONE FC: Rise of Kings on Oct 6!" tweeted the Asian promotion.
09/03/2012 The Underground Blog
The fighter Anderson Silva didn't try to finish
The fighter Anderson Silva didn't try to finish
“The only time I did it was because he was a friend of mine. It was against Thales Leites. We went until the last round because he’s a friend of mine and I respect him."
08/30/2012 tatame.com
Buffer: Going back to just 'It's time'
Buffer: Going back to just 'It's time'
During the last few events, UFC ring card announcer Bruce Buffer seemed to have changed his famous announcement of 'It's time' to 'It's fight time'.
08/28/2012 middleeasy.com
UG explodes after Dana White asks for feedback on Fedor vs. Brock fight
UG explodes after Dana White asks for feedback on Fedor vs. Brock fight
"Is this the fight u guys want to see? Post a thread asking if people want to see this fight," said Dana White about a theoretical Brock Lesnar vs. Fedor Emelianenko fight.
08/28/2012 The Underground
'Old Lion' Belfort: Jon Jones the greatest fighter of all time
'Old Lion' Belfort: Jon Jones the greatest fighter of all time
"I’m the old lion, he’s the young lion, but I’m hungry... I’m just so pleasured to fight a guy like Jon Jones, being the greatest fighter of all time" said Vitor Belfort.
08/28/2012 The Underground
Wanderlei Silva's father killed in car accident in Brazil
Wanderlei Silva's father killed in car accident in Brazil
Wanderlei Silva asks for prayers following the death of his father Holando Pinheiro da Silva in a car accident. Wanderlei is on his was from Las Vegas to Curitiba, Brazil.
08/27/2012 The Underground
Rousey on ESPN: 'Disgraced' Cyborg MUST make 135
Rousey on ESPN: 'Disgraced' Cyborg MUST make 135
"I think it's her only option," said Ronda Rousey on ESPN. "I have plenty of other options, so if she doesn't want to do it, then I'll do something else."
08/25/2012 espn.go.com
UG Blog interview: Jason Saggo
UG Blog interview: Jason Saggo
Canadian lightweight and yoga dovotee Jason Saggo's next fight is on the Score Fighting Series against Eric Attard on August 25th.
08/24/2012 The Underground Blog
UFC 151: Never happened, never forgotten
UFC 151: Never happened, never forgotten
We may never again see a day full of such public drama and intrigue.... One day we may all be asked our whereabouts on the day Jon Jones turned bad guy.
08/24/2012 The Underground Blog
MMA world blasts Jones for refusal to fight
MMA world blasts Jones for refusal to fight
Although he was not entirely without defenders, the vast majority of the MMA world, from fellow fighters, to fans, to Dana White and Lorenzo Fertitta all blasted Jon Jones.
08/24/2012 The Underground
COMPLETE UFC Lightweight timeline
COMPLETE UFC Lightweight timeline
Underground Blogger Jack Brown offers a complete timeline of the UFC Lightweight division, from December 2000 right up to the present day.
08/23/2012 The Underground Blog
This Fighting Life 3: Bashir Ahmad and MMA in Pakistan
This Fighting Life 3: Bashir Ahmad and MMA in Pakistan
This third piece by Underground Blogger DeLeon DeMicoli, covers Bashir Ahmad, and the beginnings of mixed martial arts in Pakistan.
08/23/2012 The Underground Blog
Aldo: Edgar welcome at FW, so I can send him back to LW
Aldo: Edgar welcome at FW, so I can send him back to LW
“Frankie Edgar said he wants to drop to the featherweight so I’m hoping he does that to end this story," said Jose Aldo. "... so that we shut him off and he goes to LW."
08/20/2012 tatame.com
Rousey challenges Cris 'Cyroid' post fight video
Rousey challenges Cris 'Cyroid' post fight video
"First of all, I need to send out a challenge to Miss Cyroid out there," said Ronda Rousey, "People want to see the first fair fight of your life. I'm the champ now."
08/19/2012 The Underground
Brian Green offers video proof he did not take a dive vs. Kimbo Slice
Brian Green offers video proof he did not take a dive vs. Kimbo Slice
"The worst thing that ever happened to me, was people saying I took a fixed fight with Kimbo Slice after seeing a GARBAGE CAMERA angle," said Brian Green.
08/18/2012 The Underground
Retired fighter Mark Tullius Unlocking the Cage
Retired fighter Mark Tullius Unlocking the Cage
Back in March, I made the commitment to finally begin Unlocking the Cage, a book/sociological study of the MMA fighter," says Mark Tullius.
08/18/2012 marktullius.com
Grading the Prospects: Khabib Nurmagomedov
Grading the Prospects: Khabib Nurmagomedov
This third in an UnderGround Blog series by Daniel Canton, grades the prospects of Russian Sambo-based fighter Khabib Nurmagomedov.
08/17/2012 The Underground Blog
Helwani: I heard Jones deal with Nike is worth $20k per year
Helwani: I heard Jones deal with Nike is worth $20k per year
"What I heard from one source, just one, was that it was a one year deal worth $20,000. That's what I heard, but I have not been able to confirm that with multiple sources."
08/17/2012 mmafighting.com
UFC vet James McSweeney stops armed robbery in Vegas
UFC vet James McSweeney stops armed robbery in Vegas
Former UFC fighter (and current UGer) James McSweeney walked into a robbery in progress at the ABC on Fremont Street in Las Vegas last night.
08/16/2012 The Underground
Benson Henderson suspended indefintely after UFC 150
Benson Henderson suspended indefintely after UFC 150
Today the Colorado State Athletic Commission released it's official results and suspensions for UFC 150: Frankie Edgar vs. Benson Henderson.
08/15/2012 The Underground
Total Recall: The MMA Week in Review
Total Recall: The MMA Week in Review
Frankie Edgar feels the heat, Melvin Guillard perishes in friendly fire, Jon Jones and Ronda Rousey sail into mainstream, and finally Alistair Overeem kyboshed.
08/14/2012 The Underground Blog