BattleGrounds MMA: O.N.E.

BattleGrounds MMA: O.N.E.
Date: October 3, 2014
Venue: BOK Center(Tulsa, Oklahoma)

Tournament
Roan Carneiro vs. opponent TBA
Luigi Fioravanti vs. opponent TBA
Trey Houston vs. opponent TBA
Brock Larson vs. opponent TBA
Cody McKenzie vs. opponent TBA
David Mitchell vs. opponent TBA
Joe Ray vs. opponent TBA
Jesse Taylor vs. opponent TBA
Marcus Sanchez vs. Jordan Smith
Jonny Carson vs. Ryan Couture
J…

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Dana White to Wandelei: “$9.7 million isn’t rich?”

Dana White to Wandelei: “$9.7 million isn’t rich?”

Here is Wanderlei Silvas recent retirement video.

source | MMAFighting.com

Silva retired from the sport on Sept. 19, and vowed to start “a war” against promoters, claiming they underpay the fighters, and attacking the athletic commission. Banned for life and fined $70,000 by the Nevada Athletic Commission, Silva got a response from the UFC president.

“You know how much money Wanderlei Silva has…

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UFC® 181 DC® Inspired Poster

UFC® 181 DC® Inspired Poster

 

 

 

UFC 181 DC Poster

Here is the card so far.

UFC®181: Hendricks vs Lawler II
Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: MGM Grand Hotel(Las Vegas, NV)

Main Card
Johny Hendricks vs. Robbie Lawler
Anthony Pettis vs. Gilbert Melendez
Travis Browne vs. Brendan Schaub

UnderCard
Corey Anderson vs. Gian Villante
Todd Duffee vs. Anthony Hamilton
Eddie Gordon vs. Josh Samman
Tony Ferguson vs. Abel Trujillo

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Anderson Silva: “I won’t stop (fighting) until I get my title back,”

Anderson Silva: “I won’t stop (fighting) until I get my title back,”

Anderson Silva changing his tune?! No one should be surprised… ENJOY!

source | MMAFighting.com

Slated to meet Nick Diaz at UFC 183 on Jan. 31 in Las Vegas, “The Spider” said he won’t hang up his gloves until he challenges the middleweight champion one more time.

“Look, besides returning well in 2015, my project in the UFC is only one: I won’t stop (fighting) until I get my title back,” Silva said…

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Dana White: “Cat’s No. 1 (contender if she defeats Nunes),”

Dana White: “Cat’s No. 1 (contender if she defeats Nunes),”

source | MMAJunkie.com

Cat Zingano could meet Ronda Rousey for the UFC women’s bantamweight championship at UFC 182 on Jan. 3, provided she can get past Amanda Nunes on Saturday at UFC 178.

Despite her 17-month layoff from competition, UFC President Dana White said Zingano (8-0 MMA, 1-0 UFC) is still the No. 1 contender to Rousey’s (10-0 MMA, 4-0 UFC) throne. To retain that status, though, she…

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Bellator® 126: RESULTS

Bellator® 126: RESULTS
Date: September 26, 2014
Venue: Grand Canyon University Arena (Phoenix, Arizona)

Main Card (Spike TV, 9:00pm et)
Brandon Halsey def. Alexander Shlemenko via submission (RNC)
Marcin Held def. Patricky Freire via decision
Bubba Jenkins def. Thiago Meller via decision
Mike Richman def. Ed West via KO (punch)

Prelims (Spike.com, 7:00pm et)
LaRue Burley def. Raymond Pina via…

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Nurmagomedov: “I am the next lightweight contender.”

Nurmagomedov: “I am the next lightweight contender.”

source |  FoxSports.com

He’s not a fan of anybody getting a title shot ahead of him — especially not Cerrone or Alvarez.

“Nate Diaz smashed him, Rafael dos Anjos smashed him, Benson Henderson, Anthony Pettis knocked him out, I don’t know why no one says ‘Khabib is the No. 1 contender’? 6-0 in the UFC, 22-0,” Nurmagomedov told FOX Sports on Thursday.

“You tell me that Anthony Pettis or Gilbert…

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Wonderboy: “Matt Brown was my one loss. I would love to fight him again”

Wonderboy: “Matt Brown was my one loss. I would love to fight him again”

Alvarez on Cerrone “I believe I’ll finish Cerrone within 2 rounds”

Alvarez on “I believe I’ll finish Cerrone within 2 rounds”

Edgar vs Swanson/ Barboza v Green booked, UFC® Austin Texas

Edgar vs Swanson/ Barboza v Green booked, UFC® Austin Texas

source | UFC®

The main and co-main event bouts for the UFC’s visit to Austin, Texas on November 22 are set, and fight fans in the Lone Star State will see two pivotal matchups as former lightweight champion Frankie Edgar faces top contender Cub Swanson in the five-round featherweight main event, and Brazilian bomber Edson Barboza takes on Bobby “King” Green in a battle of exciting 155-pound…

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WSOF® to Share 50% of PPV revenue with fighters

WSOF® to Share 50% of PPV revenue with fighters

source | MMAFighting.com

“This is a proud day for the sport of mixed martial arts and our organization and one that we hope will create a better opportunity for the fighters who put everything on the line every time they step inside the cage,” WSOF president Ray Sefo stated in a press release.

Under the plan, WSOF will debut on PPV in mid-2015. Participating fighters will share 50 percent of net…

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Cerrone on Alvarez: “Haven’t really seen him fight, ever. “

Cerrone on Alvarez: “Haven’t really seen him fight, ever. “

source | MMAFighting.com

“Anybody, doesn’t matter to me,” Cerrone told Sherdog.com. “They’re all the same. For the fans, sure. He’s hyped up. Get everyone tuned in, excited, but for me, a fight’s a fight. I don’t give a s**t.”

“It’s going to be a scrap. Dude throws down. That’s all I know about him. Haven’t really seen him fight,…

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UFC® 178 Embedded

UFC® 178 Embedded

Mark Hunt wants Josh Barnett next

Mark Hunt wants Josh Barnett next

source | MMAFighting.com

I was thinking, Josh Barnett, he’s one above me at number five, maybe Dana can put me and him on that show, on Sydney,” Hunt said on Monday’s edition of The MMA Hour.

There are several obstacles to putting together the fight on the Nov. 8 card, of course. Barnett’s been coy about when he’ll return to the Octagon, and he’s already defeated Hunt, winning via Kimura in the…

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