The ninth episode of The Ultimate Fighter 16 saw the final preliminary fight of the house between Mike Ricci and Team Nelson’s No. 1 pick, Dom Waters.
Dana White called a meeting with James Chaney regarding his “biting” incident in a losing effort against Jon Manley last week. Chaney openly admitted to biting Manley out of [...]
The self-proclaimed “Baddest Man on the Planet” Joe Warren returned to the cage Friday night at Bellator 80 in the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Hollywood, Fla.
It was a typical Joe Warren fight as Warren effectively outworked Owen Evinger for three rounds in Warren’s first fight since his loss to Pat Curran this [...]
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Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson pass TUF 16 Finale drug tests
Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson will meet in the coaches fight at the TUF 16 Finale later this year. Both heavyweights were tested [...]
The 16th installment of Zuffa LLC’s The Ultimate Fighter reality show pits two teams of welterweights against each other in the quest for the ultimate prize, a six-figure UFC contract. For this season, the coaches for the two teams are Shane Carwin and Roy Nelson.
The current season of TUF has proved to produce a few [...]
It was a long and torturous death, but Strikeforce is now all but buried, just another promotion overtaken by UFC parent company Zuffa and assimilated into the UFC machine. Yet, unlike Pride FC, which was already a rotting corpse when Zuffa bought its assets and acquired its fighters, or the WEC, which maintained a strong [...]
This past Friday, just over a million people tuned into the eighth episode of The Ultimate Fighter: Team Carwin vs. Team Nelson. This number was a marked increase from the estimated 676,000 that watched the previous episode, but still far below the average of 1.7 million viewers the show managed to garner during its time [...]
One of the top-five flyweights in the world is set to fight at UFC on Fuel TV 6 this weekend, but fans that want to see Yasuhiro Urushitani attempt to earn his first UFC victory will have to watch him do it on the Facebook preliminary card.
Since the flyweight division was created earlier this year [...]
Brazilian and hardcore fans alike are getting a great match-up with Antonio “Minotauro” Nogueira and Fabricio Werdum as coaches of season two of The Ultimate Fighter: Brazil. More importantly than having this show to build up to what should be a great fight, the coaches of the upcoming sophomore season will be a continued litmus [...]
On Friday, Nov. 9, the UFC held the weigh-ins for its upcoming UFC on Fuel TV 6 event which takes place from the Cotai Arena at the Venetian Macau Resort Hotel in Macau, China on Nov. 10. The event marks the promotion’s first trip to China.
The night’s top billing will feature former middleweight champion Rich [...]
The show kicked off with a recap of Brad Scott’s decision victory of Xaiver Lucas in the welterweight division.
The final bout was announced. Mike Wilkinson of Team UK was set to take on Grant Blackler of Team Australia to earn the final spot in the lightweight part of the tournament.
Coach Dean Amasinger of Team UK [...]